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10 CEOs who took drastic pay cuts

HP refreshes enterprise switch line | Why one CIO is saying 'no' to BYOD

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10 CEOs who took drastic pay cuts
Spectacular pay raises keep widening the gap between what CEOs earn and what average workers take home. But not all CEOs got a raise last year. We examined 62 tech CEOs' compensation -- including salary, bonuses, stock awards, and perks -- and found 10 who took big cuts. Read More


Achieve Deeper Network Security and Application Control
Next-generation firewalls (NGFWs) have emerged to revolutionize network security as we once knew it. Yet to safeguard an organization from today's ever-evolving threats, NGFWs must be able to deliver an even deeper level of network security. View Now

WEBCAST: Network Instruments

3 Choices for Effective UC Management
This webcast discusses five best practices on how to successfully optimize and manage UC, as well as how to gain clear picture of overall performance and quickly troubleshoot when the inevitable issues arise. Learn More

HP refreshes enterprise switch line
HP this week is refreshing its 5400 series switch line with new chassis that features double the switching capacity of its predecessor. Read More

Why one CIO is saying 'no' to BYOD
Every six months, an employee at electrical contractor Rosendin Electric will walk into CIO Sam Lamonica's office in San Jose with a question: 'How come I can't use my own phone for work?' Rosendin Electric has thousands of employees, hundreds of smartphones, more than 400 iPads and a few Microsoft Surface tablets -- none are Bring Your Own Devices. Read More

VMware: We're aiming to be a top 3 cloud provider
Gartner's annual Magic Quadrant is a sort of who's who of the cloud computing market. And while VMware made the company's most recent list, it didn't receive the highest of marks. Read More

WHITE PAPER: Kemp Technologies

Planning a Private Enterprise Cloud?
What you should know about SDN and Load Balancing/ADC's From Gartner & Kemp Technologies. Enterprises Planning Private Clouds should include Software Defined Networking with major network changes Learn More

Google tests domain registration service
If you fancy yourself as a .guru or any other newfangled Internet address, Google wants you to try out its new domain name registration service. Read More

OpenStack chair: Linux at the cutting edge of the cloud
The cloud-dominated world of modern IT is the perfect breeding ground for the spread of Linux in particular and open-source software in general, according to the man responsible for guiding one of the most important open-source projects. Read More

Researchers expect large wave of rootkits targeting 64-bit systems
Following a downward trend during the past two years, the number of new rootkit samples rose in the first quarter of this year to a level not seen since 2011, according to statistics from security vendor McAfee.k here Read More

WHITE PAPER: Netscout Systems Inc.

Real-Time Application-Centric Operations Visibility
This EMA whitepaper examines the move towards application/service performance visibility within IT operations, and in particular the network-based delivery of those applications and services and the role that network-based visibility can and should play. Learn More

8 great moments in Google I/O history
For those who follow Google or use its products, Google's annual developers' conference is perhaps the greatest show on Google Earth. New announcements compete with planned and unexpected theatrics for legendary status. Read More

Why you should still worry about Heartbleed
Patching of Internet-connected systems that contain the Heartbleed bug has slowed to a snail's pace, and security experts are advising companies to take extra precautions to avoid a security breach. Read More

Microsoft Exchange Online disrupted for most of a day
The problem follows by a day disruption of Lync Online. Read More

Why Oracle thinks Micros is worth $5.3 billion
Oracle's pending acquisition of retail and hospitality technology vendor Micros is its biggest since scooping up Sun Microsystems in 2010, which begs questions about why it's willing to pay so much. Read More


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