Windows Vista

Microsoft's latest operating system, Windows Vista, has been met with less-than-overwhelming enthusiasm by the market. The first truly 64-bit Windows, Vista has been criticized as being buggy, and its huge resource demands -- much of it due to its 3-D UI -- have irritated many consumers and left enterprises questioning the need to upgrade hardware just to be able to run the Vista OS. However, Windows Vista has been praised for dramatically improved security and some other features.


Articles

The New Face of Data Security Professionals: Women

A new report states that women possess the communication skills and diverse academic backgrounds needed to bolster security performance in the enterprise. More >

Phone Fraud on the Rise: Report

Pindrop Security claims that call centers are losing $0.57 per call due to fraud. More >

IPv6 Presents Opportunities and Risks

IPv6 promises improved network performance and better Internet accessibility, but many security experts say the standard also creates new dangers. More >

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Interviews

IAPP’s New Privacy Certification Addresses Emerging Landscape

New privacy threats and concerns have created the opportunity for IT professionals to fill a crucial role within the organization. A new cert addresses the need.

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Making VDI More Secure

Don't ignore these potentially serious vulnerabilities.

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Data at Home and in the Cloud

Cloud means that an enterprise must trust a service provider to provide controls at a physical and infrastructure layer, but logical controls can remain the same.

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Resource centers

Business Intelligence

Business performance information for strategic and operational decision-making

SOA

SOA uses interoperable services grouped around business processes to ease data integration

Data Warehousing

Data warehousing helps companies make sense of their operational data

Editor's Choice

Ten Hot Tech Skills Gaining Speed

Security Staffing

Given the ever evolving nature of technology, it's not surprising to find that some tech-related skill sets have done better than others. So which technology skills have ridden the wave to the biggest increases over the past year?

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Citrix Focuses EMM Efforts on Workflow

Saks Incident Highlights Real Risks of Insider Threats

HP and Eucalyptus: Bold Stroke or Too Little, Too Late?

Carriers Are Embracing VoWiFi

 

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