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FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Twitter, Facebook, the Library of Congress -- all of these institutions have mind-numbing amounts of structured and unstructured...

May 9th, 2012 Stacy Collett
Techies work harder as benefits go bust

Techies work harder as benefits go bust

"Richard," a 40-year-old IT architect, felt like his career path had reached its end at the financial services company where...

April 12th, 2012 Stacy Collett
Five signs your IT career is stuck in a rut

Five signs your IT career is stuck in a rut

In December 2007, a 49-year-old senior database administrator at a Chicago investment firm decided he couldn't take it anymore. Excessive...

April 14th, 2011 Stacy Collett
11 hot IT skills for 2011

11 hot IT skills for 2011

Christmas came in midsummer for Nicole Thompson, IS director of applications at HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley.Thanks to a federal...

September 16th, 2010 Stacy Collett
Career Strategies Part 3 – Be a Top Performer

Career Strategies Part 3 – Be a Top Performer

"The devil you know" may be your best option for a raise, says David Van De Voort, an IT workforce...

November 13th, 2008 Stacy Collett
Creating the lean, mean storage machine

Creating the lean, mean storage machine

No matter how vital stored data might be to the business, storage administrators still have to abide by the mantra...

April 8th, 2007 Stacy Collett
Getting the most bang for your IT buck in 2007

Getting the most bang for your IT buck in 2007

Comment on this articleSpurred by stretched-out budgets, IT managers want to get the most business bang for their IT buck....

January 1st, 2007 Stacy Collett
Storage – Time for another look at backups

Storage – Time for another look at backups

Backups are a no-brainer. Wait until system users go home at the end of the day, shut down the server,...

October 31st, 2006 Stacy Collett
Nearing the boiling point

Nearing the boiling point

After working at a large Midwestern manufacturing company for 22 years, a senior IT design analyst understood that times were...

November 1st, 2004 Stacy Collett
IT execs reveal strategies for current challenges

IT execs reveal strategies for current challenges

Viruses, hackers, unrest in outsourcing locations, employee apathy, a jobless economic recovery and stagnant budgets - these are the challenges...

January 31st, 2004 Stacy Collett