Articles By Linda Musthaler

How to get application performance insight

How to get application performance insight

How often have you heard the adage, "IT must align itself to the business needs"? It's one of those buzz...

March 12th, 2010 Linda Musthaler
Maybe cash isn’t such a bad idea

Maybe cash isn’t such a bad idea

About two years ago, I had a conversation with a family member about his Stone Age practice of using cash...

June 17th, 2008 Linda Musthaler
Nobody goes there anymore; it’s too crowded

Nobody goes there anymore; it’s too crowded

There's an old quote attributed to baseball great Yogi Berra, referring to a popular restaurant: "Nobody goes there anymore; it's...

March 16th, 2008 Linda Musthaler
Justifying social networking paranoia

Justifying social networking paranoia

I've never been a fan of social networking sites. I don't use LinkedIn, MySpace or Facebook, or other services that...

January 7th, 2008 Linda Musthaler
Recent spate of IT security breaches undermines confidence

Recent spate of IT security breaches undermines confidence

Worldwide stock markets recently took a dive, some losing as much as 8 percent of their value overnight. Experts mostly...

March 28th, 2007 Linda Musthaler

I just finished reading a McKinsey & Co. report that made me feel like I should be seeing rainbows and...

January 4th, 2007 Linda Musthaler
Trust sinks secure ships

Trust sinks secure ships

The last time you went to a computer industry trade show, you probably picked up a few trinkets handed out...

October 26th, 2006 Linda Musthaler
Porn purveyors may be in the cubicle next door

Porn purveyors may be in the cubicle next door

News about Internet-enabled child pornography is rampant today. It seems you can’t watch TV news without another startl...

May 25th, 2006 Linda Musthaler
Right direction for banking is another step away

Right direction for banking is another step away

I do my banking and money management with a U.S.-based global financial planning company. Like most such companies, this one...

November 24th, 2005 Linda Musthaler
Reconsidering the sale of IBM

Reconsidering the sale of IBM

Earlier this year, I expressed misgivings about the sale of IBM’s PC division to China-based Lenovo Group. While I thought...

September 15th, 2005 Linda Musthaler