Newsletters:
More Articles by images

Panasas Powers Stanford


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published January 11, 2006
When Stanford University found that its network file system could no longer handle research workloads, it turned to Panasas.

IT Salaries Heading North in 2006


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published October 13, 2005
With demand for IT talent finally catching up with supply, companies can expect to pay more for help in the coming year.

SOX Compliance in Doubt for Many


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published November 29, 2004
As many as 25% of companies will fail to meet Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) regulations. However, the repercussions of noncompliance won't be clear until the first wave of test cases hit the courts.

ASPs Still Alive and Kicking


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published January 30, 2004
Declared dead along side the dot-coms just a few years ago, ASPs haven't gone away and are making a quiet comeback as cost-cutting CIOs look for outsourcing alternatives for their less-than-mission-critical applications.

Network Infrastructure Product of the Year 2001


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published February 28, 2002
datmation-poy.gif Two vendors took it to the finish line in the race for Datamation's Network Infrastructure Product of the Year 2001. The winner: Brocade Silkworm 3800 Enterprise Fabric Switch.

Network and Systems Software Product of the Year 2001


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published February 15, 2002
datmation-poy.gif With their selection of Red Hat Linux 7.2 as the top Network and Systems Software product of 2001, Datamation readers send a resounding message: Linux has a valuable -- and growing -- role in the enterprise.

Viruses A Weak Threat? Think Again


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published June 5, 2001
Why did a California technology consultancy spend money on a new system to zap viruses when it had suffered virtually no virus-related downtime for a year? To deal with the growing volume of attacks -- and, even more, the time-consuming process of pushing antivirus updates to its 180 employees.

Any Calls For Enterprise LAN Telephony?


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published June 4, 2001
Voice over IP is gaining ground in the corporate sector, as IT execs overcome confusion and their fear of the relatively young technology.

New Tools To Assess Security


By

Lynn Haber

| CIO Insights Article Published April 13, 2001
Organizations can't afford to sit around and wait for a network attack, but enterprise security is a moving target. Fortunately, there's a new generation of security assessment tools that help determine just what steps you can take to keep your security strategies up-to-date. How useful are these tools, and what do they cost?