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Professional Hiring Slows in Q3


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| CIO Insights Article Published May 31, 2012

U.S. executives surveyed by Robert Half said Q3 professional-level hiring will be flat and that finding good help is, as always, a challenge.

How to Find & Keep Technical Talent


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| CIO Insights Article Published May 17, 2012

New APQC study details how Caterpillar, General Mills, IBM, Lockheed Martin, and Schlumberger Ltd. are leading the race to source, develop, and retain technical talent.

Hiring Softens but Staffing to Remain Stable


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| CIO Insights Article Published March 8, 2012

CIOs expect to bring on fewer staff than they first anticipated in the first quarter but most plan to keep their current head count the same. Networking and security pros most in demand.

Big Data a $50 Billion Market by 2012?


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| CIO Insights Article Published February 24, 2012

According to Wikibon, IBM leads all players with more than $1B in Big Data revenue already while HP's Vertica leads all innovators with a 28% share of revenue generated by pure-play companies.

Consumer Tech Leading the Way to Profits


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published January 31, 2012

PwC’s Digital IQ survey shows top performers are leveraging today's sophisticated consumer offerings to improve business results and the bottom line.

IT Executives Anticipate Good, Not Great 2012


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published January 24, 2012

IT companies express tempered optimism heading into the first quarter of the year, though longer-term prospects look more promising.

Top 13 Security Trends to Watch in 2012


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published December 16, 2011

Verizon’s ICSA Labs sees hyperconnectivity exacerbating many of the security challenges companies can barely deal with today.

Q1 Hiring Expected to Rise


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published December 14, 2011

Network admins and IT security folks in highest demand.

Fortinet's Top 8 Security Predictions for 2012


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published December 8, 2011

Expect an interesting and fun-filled ride as cybercriminals take aim at mobile devices and SCADA systems.

CIOs, Cybercrime and 'Wetware'


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published September 22, 2011

CIOs as revolutionaries, people as the weakest security link, and employees actually doing what they are supposed to, round out this week's IT research round up.

Cybercrime, Hiring, Broadband Investment All on the Rise


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| CIO Insights Article Published September 8, 2011

New IT hiring, more cybercrime and increased broadband spending lead this week's IT research round up.

Thursday's IT Research Round Up


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| CIO Insights Article Published August 25, 2011

IT research briefs from around the Internet and the globe.

IT Research Round-Up


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published August 11, 2011

IT research briefs from around the Internet and the globe.

Telework Works


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published July 19, 2011
According to Staples, most teleworkers are happier, healthier and more productive than their office counterparts.

Mobile Payment Going Mainstream Soon


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published July 18, 2011
It's time to start expanding your mobile strategy to include payments not just connectivity.

Top 5 Mistakes on the CIO's Resume


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| CIO Insights Article Published July 5, 2011
CIOs need to use their resume as a branding tool, not a laundry list, writes CIOUpdate guest columnist Howard Seidel of Essex Partners.

Tech Execs: U.S. Rebound in 2013


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published June 29, 2011
U.S. seen as technology growth leader ahead of China and India but execs less optimistic about jobs and recovery.

Innovation and the CIO


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| CIO Insights Article Published June 16, 2011
CIOs need to consider the right balance between the keeping the lights on and innovation to get ahead.

Cloud Reliability, Security, Performance Still a Concern


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published June 13, 2011
CFOs and CEOs still have problems with the cloud even though IT is showing successes.

Q3 IT Jobs Outlook Stable to Good


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published June 7, 2011
It depends on where you are and what skills you have but a new survey finds confidence in business prospects and hiring.

Executives Optimistic but Hiring Plans Slim


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published June 1, 2011
Most executives’ confidence rising with active hiring expected in legal, marketing fields.

5 Ways to Migrate Applications to the Cloud


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 19, 2011
Which way is right for you depends on what you need to get out of it and the resources you have to put into it.

'Still Holding?!?'


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published April 19, 2011
Ratio of IT support staff to number of employees still falls well short of ideal.

CIOs Optimistic About Q2 Hiring


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published March 8, 2011
Security and networking professionals are in greatest demand.

Public Tech Etiquette Almost Non-Existent


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published March 2, 2011
Most people think most people are rude when it comes to using smartphones and other mobile devices.

Keeping Tabs on Tablets


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| CIO Insights Article Published February 23, 2011
Nearly half of companies plan to increase their use of tablet computers by 2013.

Worldwide IT Spending to Grow 5% in 2011


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published January 7, 2011
Gartner revises previous spending forecast upwards by 1.5 percent. Spending increases to continue going forward.

Top 10 Technology Security Trends for 2011


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published December 14, 2010
Look for increased hacktivism, cyberwarfare and social engineering tactics in 2011 as well as the first HTML5 attacks in the coming months.

2011 IT Spending Outlook Improving Bit by Bit


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published December 9, 2010
After two years of no growth, Computer Economics is forecasting a modest uptick in IT operational spending.

6 In-Demand IT Jobs for 2011


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published November 22, 2010
While some of these are perennial favorites a couple may surprise you.

Stress and Burnout can be Funny ... Sometimes


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published October 29, 2010
More than 1 in 4 employers think their workers are making up excuses so they can get a mental health day or two.

CEO Vision Awards 2010 Nominations Now Open


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| CIO Insights Article Published October 11, 2010
Do you know a great CEO? We'd like to know by Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010.

Most Supplier Diversity Programs Fail to Deliver


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 17, 2010
While few companies even measure results, world-class companies do fair better than their peers.

CIOs Gain Influence Globally During 'Great Recession'


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 13, 2010
IT leadership survey reports more than 70 percent of CIOs are considered more strategic.

Are IT Staffing Issues Delaying New Technology?


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 11, 2010
Most CIOs think so.

Big Jump Predicted in Use of eDiscovery


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 11, 2010
Most attorneys expect law firms to engage in ediscovery processes more frequently as more and more cases involve electronic information.

8 IT Strategy Tips for a Successful Sun Migration


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 7, 2010
If you're a little unsure about staying with Sun since it's acquisition by Oracle here's 8 things to include in your IT migration strategy.

IT Strategy is in the CFO's Hands


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published May 4, 2010
Increasingly, the CFO is the top IT strategy decision maker at most companies and the trend is likely to continue.

IT Staffing Picking up Momentum


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published April 26, 2010
Latest findings from the IT Job Board's Skills in Demand Report show an uptick in permanent hiring and IT staffing ... in the UK anyway.

Clamping Down on Social Networking


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CIO Update Staff

| CIO Insights Article Published April 13, 2010
Instead of going with the flow, many CIOs are sticking their heads in the sand ... again.