Articles By Laurianne McLaughlin

Will VMware’s vSphere solve IT cloud computing worries?

Will VMware’s vSphere solve IT cloud computing worries?

For all the hype about cloud computing in the enterprise-hype that Gartner believes is now nearing its peak-IT professionals continue...

April 20th, 2009 Laurianne McLaughlin
Cloud computing: 11 players to watch

Cloud computing: 11 players to watch

Cloud computing looks to be a "classic disruptive technology," says Forrester Research in an interesting new report published Monday. For...

March 11th, 2008 Laurianne McLaughlin
10 virtualization vendors to watch in 2008

10 virtualization vendors to watch in 2008

Virtualization could hardly be hotter as a trend, yet virtualization management and security tools are still in their infancy. At...

December 3rd, 2007 Laurianne McLaughlin
Saving on telecom: The Three-Step Program

Saving on telecom: The Three-Step Program

There's money to be saved for the savvy company on telecommunications expenses.Phone lines are not a sexy topic, says Family...

November 14th, 2007 Laurianne McLaughlin
Boost your vendor leverage

Boost your vendor leverage

When you’re a mid-market CIO, you may often feel like you’re not receiving your vendor’s full attention. After all, the...

July 31st, 2007 Laurianne McLaughlin
Bogged down in email attachments The story of one CIOs escape

Bogged down in email attachments The story of one CIOs escape

E-mail was supposed to lessen workloads, but if anything it would seem to be adding to them. Anyone who's been...

July 18th, 2007 Laurianne McLaughlin
Cutting cell phone costs

Cutting cell phone costs

Are your company's wireless expenses starting to look as large as Martha Stewart's legal bills? You may consider an option...

October 14th, 2004 Laurianne McLaughlin