Articles By Cindy Waxer

Tap the social media stream to get competitors’ secrets

Tap the social media stream to get competitors’ secrets

Ten years ago, Logicalis, a systems integrator, would have needed a wiretap to overhear the grumblings of a competitor's dissatisfied...

November 4th, 2011 Cindy Waxer
How to end an IT turf war

How to end an IT turf war

There was nothing sportsmanlike about the behavior of Sports Authority's IT team when Rob Meilen joined the Denver-based retailer in...

May 19th, 2011 Cindy Waxer
What does running IT have to do with politics?

What does running IT have to do with politics?

The odds weren't in Republican John Albers' favor when he decided to run for Georgia State Senate from District 56...

October 27th, 2010 Cindy Waxer
Should you go virtual or take to the clouds?

Should you go virtual or take to the clouds?

For the past three years, HotSchedules.com Inc., an Austin-based provider of online labor-scheduling services, has experienced annual revenue growth of...

July 27th, 2009 Cindy Waxer
Clash of the Generations

Clash of the Generations

When Bill Horne sauntered into an evening meet-and-greet being held by a local packaging company in search of fresh IT...

February 15th, 2009 Cindy Waxer
Data looks for a home

Data looks for a home

For a company whose bread and butter is producing crude oil, Newfield Exploration’s storage environment was fast running out of...

October 26th, 2006 Cindy Waxer
Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI

Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI

For today’s IT managers, selecting a storage area network technology can feel more like a battle of acronyms than a...

October 27th, 2005 Cindy Waxer
Canada’s IT workers resist U.S. pull

Canada’s IT workers resist U.S. pull

Sun worshippers might shun Canada because of its chilly winds and subzero temperatures. But IT professionals are understanding more and...

May 30th, 2002 Cindy Waxer
Canada

Canada

Sun worshippers might shun Canada because of its chilly winds and subzero temperatures. But IT professionals will tell you that...

May 5th, 2002 Cindy Waxer
Old habits

Old habits

Barbara Kelly wasn't about to let a US$250,000 investment in self-service technology at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of South...

December 9th, 2001 Cindy Waxer