Articles By Galen Gruman

How much value are you reaping from your BI?

How much value are you reaping from your BI?

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEIt can seem like a no-win situation. Business execs want more reports to glean insight on how...

April 2nd, 2007 Galen Gruman
Opening up to open source ERP

Opening up to open source ERP

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEWhen Mark Alperin went looking to replace his aging Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system in 2006, he...

March 29th, 2007 Galen Gruman
Speed up ROI

Speed up ROI

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEAs long as they're meeting their regulatory reporting deadlines, most enterprises don't think a lot about closing...

March 20th, 2007 Galen Gruman
Getting your wireless act together

Getting your wireless act together

A mobile mess looms for CIOs who ignore the rising popularity of handhelds. New third-generation (3G) cellular networks make wireless...

March 1st, 2007 Galen Gruman
How to protect your mobile data

How to protect your mobile data

It was two close calls that changed how Rob Israel thought about encrypting the data on his users' laptops. A...

November 19th, 2006 Galen Gruman
Desktop virtualization centralizes apps to manage PCs

Desktop virtualization centralizes apps to manage PCs

Managing PCs has always been painful, but the job has gotten considerably nastier thanks to an endless parade of application...

September 18th, 2006 Galen Gruman
eFashion dressess up clients with open source Web sites

eFashion dressess up clients with open source Web sites

To deliver branded e-commerce sites for customers such as JLO by Jennifer Lopez, Members Only and OP, eFashion Solutions wanted...

April 27th, 2006 Galen Gruman
Five essentials to wireless security

Five essentials to wireless security

Conventional wisdom on wireless networks goes like this: They are inherently dangerous. They can leak your secrets to the outside...

April 5th, 2005 Galen Gruman
Wireless LANs face next challenges

Wireless LANs face next challenges

LAN managers and CIOs can breathe a little easier, now that solid security standards are available for wireless LANs (WLANs)....

February 28th, 2005 Galen Gruman
Fast track business degrees

Fast track business degrees

Many technology execs want entry-level IT employees to hit the ground running, with concrete skills for real IT work. And...

November 7th, 2004 Galen Gruman