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Let's stop the NSA before it destroys the cloud industry

Let's stop the NSA before it destroys the cloud industry | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
The NSA's seemingly unfettered access to American digital communications could put a very serious hurt on the emerging cloud industry.
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Cyberattacks caused more Web outages than hardware failure in the EU last year | PCWorld

Cyberattacks caused more Web outages than hardware failure in the EU last year | PCWorld | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Although cyberattacks caused just 6 percent of significant outages of public electronic communications networks and services in the E.U.
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Windows isn't dying, it's just becoming irrelevant - ZDNet (blog)

Windows isn't dying, it's just becoming irrelevant - ZDNet (blog) | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
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Windows isn't dying, it's just becoming irrelevant
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And like Baxter-Reynolds, I also possess the superpowers/voodoo/magic/power needed to make PC do what I want them to do.
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Research: IT leaders slow to embrace software-defined networking - ZDNet

Research: IT leaders slow to embrace software-defined networking - ZDNet | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
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Research: IT leaders slow to embrace software-defined networking
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It's important to become familiar with SDN because of the benefits it can provide.
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BYOD and ITSM: What you need to know - CIO Magazine

BYOD and ITSM: What you need to know - CIO Magazine | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
CIO Magazine BYOD and ITSM: What you need to know CIO Magazine Karen Ferris, director of ITSM consulting company, Macanta and a board member for independent industry association, itSMF Australia, said that BYOD has an impact in many ways on ITSM...
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Shipping giant in-sources IT asset management to save millions

Shipping giant in-sources IT asset management to save millions | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Shipping and logistics giant Møller-Maersk says it has now got its IT asset management (ITAM) in order and has saved "millions of dollars" in the process.
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BMC Communities: Blog: IT Service Management: B.Y.O.D., the Mobile Workforce and You

BMC Communities: Blog: IT Service Management: B.Y.O.D., the Mobile Workforce and You | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
RT @BMCSoftware: The consumerization of #IT is here. Attempting to hold it back pits IT against employees. http://t.co/mti1a4Ju
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How BYOD is Viewed in the Enterprise

How BYOD is Viewed in the Enterprise | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
The BYOD craze is rapidly hitting the enterprise. And IT knows it. But a new study from Samsung sheds some light on what employees think about it.
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Does Strategy Matter? Ask IT - Wall Street Journal (blog)

Does Strategy Matter? Ask IT - Wall Street Journal (blog) | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Does Strategy Matter? Ask IT
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Strategy is a touchy subject for many enterprises. Every executive knows that strategy matters, or at least that it's supposed to matter.
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Shipping giant in-sources IT asset management to save millions

Shipping giant in-sources IT asset management to save millions | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Shipping and logistics giant Møller-Maersk says it has now got its IT asset management (ITAM) in order and has saved "millions of dollars" in the process.
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Top 5 IT predictions for 2013

Top 5 IT predictions for 2013 | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Top 5 IT predictions for 2013 The common perspective of most analysts that have made IT predictions for 2013 is that Cloud, Social, Mobile and Information will be the foundation for the growth of...
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Just when you thought it was safe to BYOC, now there's 'cloud sprawl.' - ZDNet

Just when you thought it was safe to BYOC, now there's 'cloud sprawl.' - ZDNet | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Just when you thought it was safe to BYOC, now there's 'cloud sprawl.'
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It seems that every new technology brings its own brand of security holes, malware and endless possibilities for sprawl of some kind or another.
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How Social Media Is Changing Your IT Help Desk - Edudemic

How Social Media Is Changing Your IT Help Desk - Edudemic | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Your school or business help desk is probably undergoing quite a change as I type this. It may not be visible just yet but it's something to know about.
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Are IT departments really in retreat, or evolving into new roles? | ZDNet

Are IT departments really in retreat, or evolving into new roles? | ZDNet | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Executive advisers say the time is ripe for IT needs to get more deeply involved -- not less -- in users' day-to-day computing activities.
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Using Shadow IT to Increase Innovation

Using Shadow IT to Increase Innovation | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Shadow IT can be both a blessing and a curse. In today's business environment, it's a reality that every CIO must address.
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Marketing to Millennials: A Social Approach for a Social-Savvy Generation

Marketing to Millennials: A Social Approach for a Social-Savvy Generation | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Sometimes, traditional marketing tactics just don't cut it - like when you're trying to connect with social-savvy millennials and their younger counterpart Generation Z.
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Microsoft's Windows XP is still kickin' -- do you use it? - CNET

Microsoft's Windows XP is still kickin' -- do you use it? - CNET | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Microsoft's Windows XP is still kickin' -- do you use it?
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Microsoft's XP operating systems is still used on more than a third of the installations out there, according to figures from Net Applications.
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Is IT isolated in your organization? - Gartner Blog Network

Is IT isolated in your organization? - Gartner Blog Network | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
It is time for the annual IT kickoff and presentation of the 2013 IT strategy. The kickoff meeting offers a unique opportunity to assess IT, its role in the enterprise, its goals for the coming year, etc.
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Now Hiring: IT's Haves and Have-Nots

Now Hiring: IT's Haves and Have-Nots | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Dice�s latest job listings report shows a strong demand for Java, mobile and .NET developers. The demand for entry-level personnel, however, is weak.
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Check, Please: Paying for IT - Forbes

Check, Please: Paying for IT - Forbes | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Check, Please: Paying for IT Forbes While the best things in life are supposedly free, I'm an avid believer that information technology (IT) costs should not simply appear as administrative expenses buried in the corporate expense line — as they...
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Five tech trends to watch in 2013 | Technology Spectator

#saas #paas Five tech trends to watch in 2013 - Technology Spectator http://t.co/bKpSrYbX
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Banks spending to overhaul 'white elephant' IT - ZDNet

Banks spending to overhaul 'white elephant' IT - ZDNet | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Banks spending to overhaul 'white elephant' IT ZDNet SINGAPORE--Banks around the world have picked up their IT spending, and many are focusing their investment dollars on tools that would help keep costs low, boost productivity, and improve...
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Hazy ITSM: Pragmatic BYOD - 6 Considerations to Enable Employee-Owned Devices

Hazy ITSM: Pragmatic BYOD - 6 Considerations to Enable Employee-Owned Devices | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
Pragmatic #BYOD - 6 Considerations to Enable Employee-Owned Devices - HazyITSM Blog - http://t.co/kgCM4c26 #ITSM #CIO #mobile
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Many CIOs moving beyond IT: Survey - ZDNet

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Many CIOs moving beyond IT: Survey
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Of course, it can be argued that the business side isn't really tuned into service technologies — but business types are very excited about analytics and mobile.
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E-Commerce News: BYOD: Securing BYOD Access With Single Sign-on

E-Commerce News: BYOD: Securing BYOD Access With Single Sign-on | IT Asset Management | Scoop.it
For enterprises, the collision of the mobile revolution with the cloud revolution represents a security train wreck. Tablets and smartphones are quickly becoming the productivity tool of choice for executives, sales professionals and remote workers.
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