Content tagged with Services
posted in August 2012
Feds' Cloud Email Deal Paves Way For Agencies
News  |  8/31/2012  | 
General Services Administration taps 17 vendors to provide cloud email from Google, Microsoft, IBM, and Zimbra to government agencies from federal to local levels.
AT&T: No iPhone FaceTime Without Paying Extra
News  |  8/23/2012  | 
Legal experts say AT&T violates FCC rules with plan to restrict FaceTime use on its cellular network to premium-plan customers.
Store More With Virtualization
News  |  8/22/2012  | 
Even small IT shops can now afford thin provisioning, performance acceleration, replication, and other features to boost utilization and improve disaster recovery.
Infosys Wins Court Battle, But Visa Troubles Continue
News  |  8/21/2012  | 
Judge tosses Jay Palmer's whistleblower suit against Indian outsourcer, but ruling does not address visa fraud allegations. Meanwhile, a former employee has brought new charges.
'Secure' Cloud File Sync Is The Wrong Move
Commentary  |  8/16/2012  | 
Vendors playing to fears about the security shortcomings of Dropbox, SugarSync, and similar apps might as well be selling security blankets.
Beyond YouTube: Turning Video Viewers Into Customers
News  |  8/15/2012  | 
Two SMBs dissatisfied with a lack of tangible return from their online video audiences went looking for an alternative to YouTube. Here's what they found.
Apple's Mobile Commerce Future: AuthenTec Just The Start
Commentary  |  8/10/2012  | 
Look at Apple's proposed buy of fingerprint sensor expert Authentec alongside iOS 6 plans, App Store growth, and Android legal battles, and you'll see a long term competitive strategy.
IBM Said To Eye RIM Services Unit
News  |  8/10/2012  | 
Possible deal would see IBM add struggling smartphone vendor's network operations to outsourcing portfolio.
Jordache Redesigns IT Around Cloud, Google
News  |  8/10/2012  | 
As '80s icon Jordache attempts a comeback, designer's SVP of operations discusses why it moved 400 blue-jeaned seats to Google Apps and other cloud platforms.
5 Things SMBs Should Know About Google Wallet
News  |  8/3/2012  | 
Google's virtual wallet now accepts all major credit and debit cards. Is it time for small and midsize businesses to pay attention?
Businesses 'Freak Out' Over Big Data
News  |  8/3/2012  | 
Mortar Data CEO K Young says many companies struggle to keep up with the infrastructure and expertise big data requires. Does your enterprise have the resources it needs to take full advantage of big data?
Sorry, But Outsourcing Isn't Evil
Commentary  |  8/2/2012  | 
Outsourcing remains pervasive in both the public and private sectors, and it's not going away, despite the widespread backlash.
Salesforce Do.com Shows Task App Potential
News  |  8/2/2012  | 
As social project and task management apps proliferate, Do.com wants to prove itself as a platform for building work-centric apps, starting with Do Deals and Do Contacts.
Google Wallet Now Supports All Major Credit, Debit Cards
News  |  8/1/2012  | 
Google's cloud-based service can handle payments for credit and debit cards from Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.


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