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How can you incorporate your carbon footprint into your green strategy if you can't measure it? A Toronto firm has released software aimed at calculating an enterprise's carbon emissions

HP board member quit over probe into media leaks

All's still not well in the higher echelons of Hewlett-Packard Co. as revealed in a filing the company made to the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). The brouhaha relates to the sudden and unexpected resignation of Silicon Valley venture capitalist Thomas Perkins from HP's board of directors in May.

Manufacturers ready RFID rollouts

A wireless inventory system that's worked for tracking cattle is winning converts in the retail industry, but it's the suppliers who are getting prodded to adopt radio frequency identification.

Units may take just-in-time approach to IT spending

Business units will gain control over most discretionary IT spending this year, as project funding is doled out to IT departments after predetermined milestones are met. That was one of seven predictions that Gartner Inc. analysts made at the company's Symposium/ITxpo conference here Monday

Successful planning pays

Most large companies don't have succession plans, and even those that do don't plan as deeply through levels of staff as they should.

New Rules of Engagement

How times have changed for consultants. Once the Don Juans of the IT world, they briefly courted their prospective partners, performed whatever service was required of them, secured their fee, and just as quickly flitted off in search of their next conquest. Now they must be the Faithful Freddies, prepared to step up to the alter and commit to a long-term relationship, for better or for worse, and -- heaven forbid -- for richer or for poorer. That

In the know at Lotusphere

In keeping with the New Year theme, it was out with the old and in with the new at the ...

Well Laid Plans

Methodical souls that CIOs are, they love to have a plan. But what good is a plan if it

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