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NextGen CIO participants to get mental workout

The 50 participants in ZDNet’s NextGen CIO initiative can expect a crash course in the skills and art of business leadership, delivered by Charles Sturt University’s School of Management and Marketing.

November 15, 2012

SMBs need savvy SI management skills

Small and midsize businesses should clearly state responsibilities of its appointed systems integrator and closely monitor the implementation to ensure a successful IT deployment.

September 3, 2012 by

Windows 8 name and editions revealed

In a post on the Windows Blog, Microsoft announced that Windows 8 would be called Windows 8, and that there would be only two generally available versions for retail customers. It also used its Microsoft Management Summit keynote to name Windows Server "8" as Windows Server 2012 (to align its name with both System Center 2012 and SQL Server 2012).

April 16, 2012 by

'Catapult' centre to give digital boost to businesses

The government plans to fund a Digital Economy 'Catapult' centre to help spur innovation and adoption of new technologies by retail and media business.The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) announced the investment on Thursday, but did not say how much funding or where the centre will be located.

January 26, 2012 by

IBM halves Woolworths maintenance calls

Woolworths has dramatically improved the efficiency of handling maintenance issues across its Australian retail operations with an upgrade to its IBM Maximo Asset Management software.

July 27, 2011

Data in space: no one can you hear you scream

A 20-stone Panamanian DBA who fancied himself as a bit of an event data management specialist once cornered me at a developer event to talk my ears off while I was trying to beat my own personal hot dog and beer consumption record. My data-centric pal (let’s call him Pancho) beat my eardrums up about architectural design for real world retail applications that experience wild spikes in terms of data throughput once in full deployment.

August 26, 2009 by

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