How to stay on the right side of the law

How to stay on the right side of the law

Raise your hand if you have a degree in law. Not many folks in IT do, despite the fact that...

May 12th, 2008 Rafael Ruffolo

Rookie messes up cops

Rookie messes up cops

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESeveral years ago I found myself working for a major metropolitan police department, mainly building specialty databases....

February 1st, 2007 inside source

US health care data network is vulnerable, GAO finds

US health care data network is vulnerable, GAO finds

The communications network used to transmit medical data for the U.S. government's Medicare and Medicaid programs has security vulnerabilities that...

October 3rd, 2006 Grant Gross

Novell CTO sets exit plan on eve of user conference

Novell CTO sets exit plan on eve of user conference

Just days before next week's kickoff of Novell Inc.'s annual BrainShare user conference, its chief technology officer disclosed plans to...

March 20th, 2005 Carol Sliwa

All network content must be visible

All network content must be visible

If an employee or contractor uses your network to trade music or pick up pirated software, your company could be...

October 31st, 2002 Tom Yager

Home Depot centralizes data

Home Depot centralizes data

That it is 2002 and Home Depot is finally installing an enterprise-wide data warehouse is no surprise to Keith Gile....

October 17th, 2002 Chris Conrath

Economy forces contractors to consider salaried positions

Economy forces contractors to consider salaried positions

Taking the leap from a salaried position with a stable company to a contracting job can be exciting, lucrative and...

August 22nd, 2002 Kristy Pryma

RFPs often contradictory

RFPs often contradictory

I was struck by Dan McLean's column in the August 24th edition of ComputerWorld Canada. In it he chides his...

October 4th, 2001 No Author

Net managers discover hidden cost of cabling

Net managers discover hidden cost of cabling

Randy Grein and Frank Rust each contained their network upgrades to the server room and wiring closet, a strategy that...

July 12th, 2001 Mike Avery