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Technology Industry and IT Industry

Blindsided

Packaged-software sales rep is launching into his spiel at this government agency when a legally blind agency director walks in -- and puts a tape recorder on the table.


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A tale of two Microsofts

It was the best of times, it was the “not so great” of times...

Because isn't that the obvious way to install it?

This company has a whole raft of IT issues. and over time an IT consultant gets almost all of them fixed -- except for one important workstation's networking problem.

Oracle beefs up cloud sales team with 1,000 EMEA openings

Oracle is adding 1000 new sales staff in EMEA to help it compete with cloud giants like AWS and Microsoft, but it won't say if there are cuts coming to traditional sales roles

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What Apple users need to know about Bluetooth Mesh

Bluetooth Mesh offers a big improvement for home and industrial IoT. Here's what Apple users need to know about the new standard.

Unclear on the concept, special networking edition

IT manager accuses a cable installation team of substandard work that's slowing his network -- and this pilot fish is called in to investigate.

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Mobile management acronyms explained

Confused by the jumble of acronyms surrounding mobile device management? This video simply defines three key concepts: Mobile application management (MAM), enterprise mobility management (EMM) and unified endpoint management (UEM).

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Interview: Sara Spivey, CMO, Bazaarvoice

Sara Spivey, Chief Marketing Officer of Bazaarvoice, discusses how Bazaarvoice uses segmentation to reach the right audience, the importance of data in delivering personalized customer experiences and why face-to-face events are still...

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Interview: Lauren Flaherty, EVP & CMO, CA Technologies

Lauren Flaherty, EVP and CMO of CA Technologies, discusses the changing role of the CMO, the importance of mapping the buyer journey, launching CA's Modern Software Factory and reaching the right tech buyers and decision-makers.

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Interview: Tim Minahan, SVP & CMO, Citrix - part 02

Tim Minahan, Chief Marketing Officer and SVP of Citrix, discusses how Citrix uses data to predict customer needs and engagement readiness, Citrix’s content marketing approach and the importance of industry events in building...

Ah, summertime! Hot days, good fishing and, well...

If it's not a software fault or a network failure, why do all the PCs in this factory keep rebooting?

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Cisco 'really excited' at Apple partnership, confirms CEO

"We are really excited about the deeper partnership between Cisco and Apple," says Chuck Robbins, Cisco CEO.

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Meeting the demands of a mobile workforce

Not long ago, rising demands of the millennial workforce’ use of personal mobile devices to access company data fostered widespread Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies. Today, the tide is shifting.

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Get 72% off NordVPN Virtual Private Network Service For a Limited Time - Deal Alert

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Our kind of guy

For half a year, this IT team has been working on a project to upgrade the mainframe. But they're a bit leery of the salesman, who's always checking with HQ before answering questions. Who's he talking to?

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6 steps to a more diverse IT workforce (with video!)

From wordsmithing job postings to recasting interview panels, IT organizations are finding new ways to recruit more women and minorities.

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Beach reads for techies 2017

Looking for a great book to read this summer? Ten IT pros share their current reading lists and their all-time favorite books for technologists.

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6 ways to prevent burnout in your IT staff

Running employees ragged is bad for them -- and bad for business. Take these steps to lower stress and boost productivity among your IT workers.

Sometimes you really can tell by the smell

IT pilot fish is called to this business's main building. Problem: The network is out. But the main thing fish notices as he arrives is a really awful smell.

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