Larry Dignan

Larry Dignan is Editor in Chief of ZDNet and SmartPlanet as well as Editorial Director of ZDNet's sister site TechRepublic.

Rachel King

Rachel King is a staff writer for ZDNet based in San Francisco.

Zack Whittaker

Zack Whittaker writes for ZDNet, CNET, and CBS News. He is based in New York City.

Latest Posts

The blame game

In his blog, leadership Guru Tom Brown says,"Blaming other managers and reorganizing are time-tested techniques used by top managers repeatedly over the last 100 years. Usually such responses to management crises inject widespread fear and, sometimes, short-term performance spikes.

August 16, 2004 by Chris Jablonski


Outsourcing: how low can you go?

Outsourcing relationships are under severe strain. META Group sees a storm brewing based on the record numbers of complaints it is receiving from users and vendors involved in infrastructure outsourcing relationships.

August 13, 2004 by Chris Jablonski


Sun's corporate priorities

Not quite haiku or Sun Tzu, but Sun president and blogger Jonathan Schwartz has codified his companies priorities into eleven words, and there's even a T-shirt...

August 13, 2004 by ZDNet


Security expert shows how hackers can bypass Active Directory controls

A badly implemented Active Directory environment can be a prime target for hackers according to Phil Cracknell, a security consultant at NetSecurity. According to an article, Cracknell took the opportunity at the last Defcon conference to show examples of weakened desktop security due to poor configuration of the directory software.

August 12, 2004 by Chris Jablonski