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Hot security products at RSA 2015
Security professionals are gathering this week in San Francisco for the RSA Conference. Here are some of the products on display. Read More


It's who you know: CDW + Microsoft Office 365
That's why we partner with industry leaders like Microsoft. The Office 365 suite combines familiar Office programs with cloud-based communications services like Exchange, SharePoint and Lync to help your workers collaborate wherever they may be. View Now

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Gigabit Speed Wireless Networks with 802.11ac
With the development of 802.11ac, WLANs surpass the gigabit speed barrier. Watch this webinar recording featuring author of "802.11ac: A Survival Guide" (O'Reily), Matthew Gast, for a discussion on 802.11ac and why it's posed to become the 802.11 standard of choice and how to incorporate it into your network plans. View now>>


Revenge of the Nerds: Starting salaries for Class of 2015 techies top $100K
The nation's premier tech colleges are reporting white-hot demand for seniors majoring in computer science and other IT-related fields.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


Enough with the IT journeys already!!!
If there was an over/under line in Vegas on how many times the word "journey" will be mentioned next week in keynote addresses and other sessions at the big Interop network industry conference, I'd go with the over -- pretty much no matter what number the oddsmakers set the line at.If the badly behaved at next week's conference decided to make a drinking game of knocking back a shot every time an industry executive referred to a customer journey or a vendor's journey or a technology's journey, the trade show would be littered with passed out attendees (I beg you, don't try this.)To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More

Sony introduces new flagship Xperia Z4 smartphone
The Xperia Z4 smartphone will be available in Japan in the summer Read More

WEBCAST: Aerohive

Understanding the Network Impact of 802.11ac
Watch this webinar recording featuring Forrester Research for an overview of the current 802.11ac technology, a discussion on how high-speed Wi-Fi & application control impacts your network architecture, and take a look at how a proper network strategy can save you 40% or more on your investment. View Now>>

Linux in the Air: Drone systems go open-source
Look up in the sky, it is LinuxImage by PixabayNot only is spring in the air, so is Linux. But this wasn't always the case. Early drones relied on either proprietary OSes or simple Arduino-based controllers such as the ArduPilot. While both of these approaches to drone control have been successful, they implicitly limit innovation -- the former because they are closed systems, and the latter because of limited computing power. The recent introduction of Linux-based drones will stimulate the UAV (Unpiloted Aerial Vehicle) market by creating more flexible, open platforms. Here's how Linux takes off … literally.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


5 common Wi-Fi attacks – and how to defend against them
In addition to using strong passwords, you need to prepare your network for these types of attacks. Here are some common vulnerabilities and how to protect against them. Read More


Americans view government's online services and public data sharing as a resounding 'meh'
Despite large-scale efforts over the past decade by officials at every level to bring more government information and services online, Americans' attitudes toward "e-Gov" services are still decidedly mixed, according to the results of a study released today by the Pew Research Center.Americans' responses to questions about the effectiveness and availability of online services tended to correlate strongly with broader views about trust in government. Of those who said they generally trust the federal government, 76% said that government data can be used to help keep officials accountable, and 73% said that government data can help journalists do their jobs more effectively. Those with less trust in the government were much less likely to view either question positively, at 47% and 52%, respectively.To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here Read More


Productivity, Licensing, and the Cloud
Microsoft (MS) Office 365 gives users new levels of productivity on every device they use from desktop to smartphone. But managing the enrollment and licensing for users can be a complicated and expensive task. Learn More

Mobile worker guilt hits most young workers
Most younger mobile workers feel guilty about using smartphones and smartwatches to do personal tasks at work and work duties while at home. Read More


5 ways your company can defuse a social media crisis
Before she boarded a plane from London to South Africa in December 2013, Justine Sacco, the director of corporate communications for media company IAC, tweeted a series of snarky observations to her 170 followers. The last read, "Going to Africa. Hope I don't get AIDS. Just kidding. I'm white!"To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here(Insider Story) Read More


New products of the week 04.20.2015
Our roundup of intriguing new products from companies such as HP and HighQ. Read More



Spaced out tech auction: 8 vintage space items go on the block

Incredible space memorabilia that will make you geek out!


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