Gemeinsam mit Pentadoc und Trovarit informieren wir über den Markt, seine Potenziale und die Qualität der Angebote. …mehr
Der IT Operations Day am 7. November 2012 in Offenbach steht diesmal unter dem Motto "IT-Abteilungen im Wandel". …mehr
Strahlen Unternehmen Erfolg aus, haben sie mit ihrem Image als Arbeitgeber meist kein Problem. Denn junge Informatiker lassen sich eher von attraktiven Produkten anziehen als von einem hohen Personalbedarf. …mehr
Wäre die Kommunikation besser, könnten agile Softwareprojekte rascher abgeschlossen werden. Das geht aus einer Umfrage unter IT-Experten hervor. …mehr
Das mittlere Management muss den Wandel mitgestalten, erweist sich aber oft als Bremsklotz. Zu diesem Ergebnis kommt eine aktuelle Studie von Ardour Consulting. …mehr
Mit neuen Public-, Hybrid- und Private-Cloud-Angeboten erweitert Cisco sein Portfolio an videogestützten Lösungen. …mehr
Mit dem günstigen Mobilrechner "Samsung Chromebook" will Google in Preisregionen vorstoßen, die bislang eine Domäne der Netbooks waren. …mehr
Die explodierenden Datenmengen, so eine Studie der IBM, zwingen immer mehr Unternehmen, über neue IT-Infrastrukturen nachzudenken. Ein Ansatz ist PaaS aus der Cloud. …mehr
Netz-Manager sollten die Leistung von Cloud-fähigen Anwendungen in allen Regionen, in denen ihr Einsatz geplant ist, ausgiebig testen oder emulieren. Das empfiehlt etwa Gartner. Wir erklären, worauf dabei zu achten ist. …mehr
Kritische Schwachstellen finden, infizierte Clients aufspüren, Spam-Mails filtern: Mit Cloud-Technik lassen sich Security-Probleme oft schneller lösen als früher. Wir zeigen Ihnen Lösungen, mit denen das heute bereits funktioniert. …mehr
Wer seine IT-Sicherheit nicht selbst gewährleisten will oder kann, kauft sie ein. Cloud-Angebote erweitern die Möglichkeiten für Security-Services, die Anwender auch dankend annehmen. Aber Vorsicht: Hier steckt noch viel heiße Luft drin. …mehr
Mit dem System Center Virtual Machine Manager 2012 können Sie neben Windows Server 2008 R2 auch virtuelle Server in Windows Server 2012 verwalten. Dabei gilt es im Zusammenspiel mit den vorbereitenden Maßnahmen allerdings einige Punkte zu beachten. Unser Praxisbeitrag erläutert die Vorgehensweise detailliert. …mehr
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Premium-Inhalt. Google, Microsoft and Yahoo have remedied a cryptographic weakness in their email systems that could allow an attacker to create a spoofed message that passes a mathematical security verification.
Premium-Inhalt. The release of may not have been as tidy as Mozilla would have liked it to be thanks to the that was discovered soon afterwards, but apparently that didn't have much of an effect on uptake of the new browser.
Premium-Inhalt. New versions of Skype for Windows and OS X were by Microsoft. These latest versions add support for signing in through Facebook and Microsoft accounts.
Premium-Inhalt. There's no doubt the PC market is in the midst of a rush of hardware introductions , but fortunately for buyers, those aren't the only choices out there.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft is hosting a media event tomorrow to mark the , and the Surface RT tablet. The initial reviews of the Surface RT have had high praise for the quality and construction of the tablet hardware, but almost universally reviewers are concerned with the lack of apps for Windows RT. Two apps in particular, though, stand out as giant voids in the ecosystem: Facebook and Twitter.
Premium-Inhalt. Open-source media player 's ability to play back just about any file I can throw at it has made me a fan, but its geeky feel and utilitarian interface can be a turnoff. Enter GOM Media Player (free). It's a full-featured video player that can handle almost anything, and looks good doing it.
Premium-Inhalt. Samsung on Thursday confirmed the pricing and availability details for its Galaxy Note II, a smartphone-tablet hybrid that comes with version 4.1 of Google's Android OS, known as Jelly Bean.
Premium-Inhalt. Although the tech world is always changing, one thing remains the same: A lot of people use terrible passwords.
Premium-Inhalt. Discount airline Tiger Airways has been hit with a $110,000 fine by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) for breaches of the Spam Act.
Premium-Inhalt. Telstra has purchased Adam Internet, the last independent ISP of South Australia, the telco confirmed this morning. The surprise deal is subject to approval by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
Premium-Inhalt. Loren Brichter created Tweetie, the incredible iPhone app that eventually became the official Twitter app. He invented pull-to-refresh. And if you had asked me what kind of app he might release as his long-awaited follow-up to Tweetie, boy, I never would have guessed. Now I know the answer, and I'm as pleased with the result as I am surprised by it: It's Letterpress, a word game with a healthy serving of strategy to go along with it. It works on the iPhone and the iPad, and it's awesome.
Premium-Inhalt. In addition to unveiling a slew of new hardware on Tuesday, Apple also announced version 3 of iBooks, its reading app for the iPad and iPhone. We'll have a full review soon, but in the meantime, here are some early impressions from our initial hands-on experience with the app.
Premium-Inhalt. AMD has called a press conference in San Francisco on Monday where it's likely to announce plans for a SeaMicro server based on an upcoming 64-bit processor design from ARM.
Premium-Inhalt. The dust is settling on Microsoft's big Windows 8 launch event, but Microsoft isn't the only company with news today. Box also had some details to share about .
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft introduced Windows 8 to the public Thursday, showcasing the touchable and intuitive operating system on a slew of desktops, laptops, and tablets from the company's OEM partners. (Related: )
Premium-Inhalt. Apple ended its 2012 fiscal year with a solid quarter that saw growth for the iPhone and iPad as well as flat Mac sales amid a challenging market for PC makers.
Premium-Inhalt. A quote in the story, "Russian coder puts Microsoft botnet accusation behind him," posted to the wire on Tuesday, has been modified after the source said he misspoke in an email. The word "there" has been deleted from the first sentence of the quote.
Premium-Inhalt. Security vendor, McAfee, has announced a new security management solution that aims to enhance enterprise security by offering intelligent, automated real-time asset monitoring.
Premium-Inhalt. Consumers should spoof their IP address and use US forwarding addresses to beat high IT prices in Australia, consumer advocacy group Choice said.
Premium-Inhalt. NEW YORK -- The Surface RT tablet goes on sale starting at $499 for the 32 GB version at 12:01 a.m. Friday, and it seems to be a rough-and-tumble device.
Premium-Inhalt. It really was apples-to-apples.
Premium-Inhalt. Security vendor, McAfee, and group company of Toshiba Corporation and nuclear energy company, Westinghouse Electrical Company, have entered into a worldwide agreement.
Premium-Inhalt. Apple sold 27 million iPhones and 14 million iPads in the last quarter of 2012, swelling its revenue by 27 percent, but its profits fell short of what analysts had been expecting.
Premium-Inhalt. When it comes to analyzing big data, software packages such as Hadoop or the R statistical language come readily to mind. But at least one company, AppNexus, also relies on the Python programming language to help conduct heavy-duty data analysis.
Premium-Inhalt. Think your enterprise has a big data problem? Consider New York City: With a population of 8.2 million, it is far-and-away the largest city in the U.S. And it generates data--a lot of data--most of it in highly fragmented silos contained within the many municipal agencies and departments that keep the Big Apple running.
Premium-Inhalt. Sprint Nextel's deployment of its ambitious Network Vision infrastructure, which includes the gradual rollout of 4G LTE technology, is about three months behind schedule due to several factors, the company said during its financial results call on Thursday.
Premium-Inhalt. Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) are in a state of transition when it comes to juggling network needs with mobile device use. A recent on small-business mobility found that more than three-quarters of IT managers have deployed to their workforce, and more than half have deployed tablets. However, many employees prefer using their own devices: Almost 90% of IT managers recognized that employees are using personal devices for work.
Premium-Inhalt. It's been a big week for tablet news, though most of that was due to non- stuff like Surface and that other thing ... what was it ... oh yeah, the mini.
Premium-Inhalt. The app store--that staple of consumer tablets and smartphones--is making a transition to the business market. SAP and the University of Sydney are two organisations that have discovered security and other benefits to setting up internal app stores to manage software installed to their networks' devices.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft's newly launched Surface tablet attracted hundreds of buyers at a Beijing electronics store at midnight Friday morning, with customers stating they had high hopes the device could offer an innovative user experience over rival tablets including Apple's iPad.
Premium-Inhalt. With 4G competition heating up around Australia, telcos are keen to stamp their mark on the technology.
Premium-Inhalt. Telstra, the number one telco in Australia, has clearly led the race in the 4G war and was the first company to announce 4G plans.
Premium-Inhalt. With 4G competition heating up around Australia, telcos are keen to stamp their mark on the technology.
Premium-Inhalt. Elasticity -- the ability to ramp up or down computing resources depending on need -- is one of the key benefits of cloud computing. Not being shackled to their own, in-house hardware means organisations can dial up the amount of resources they need to crunch big data sets, run their Web presence during spikes and troughs in demand and process periodic jobs without needing the internal resources necessary to cope with peak demand.
Premium-Inhalt. European Union regulators will not force Microsoft to open its Windows RT operating system to rival browsers, the Brussels-based antitrust agency said Wednesday.
Premium-Inhalt. NEW YORK -- Microsoft officials on Thursday demonstrated how the new Surface tablet can withstand a fall from several feet onto a carpeted floor and is strong enough to be used as a skateboard.
Premium-Inhalt. Microsoft's top executives, including CEO Steve Ballmer and the head of Windows, Steven Sinofsky, took the stage in New York today to launch Windows 8 and its sibling, Windows RT.
Premium-Inhalt. Due to a reporting error, the story "Samsung says ITU ruling in favor of Apple would mean less choice, higher prices," which ran Wednesday, used the wrong acronym in the headline and the first paragraph. The ruling was from the ITC.
Premium-Inhalt. Scottish ministers have revealed details of a plan to create a £325 million wide area network, dubbed SWAN, which will be available for use by all public service organisations within Scotland.
Premium-Inhalt. The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has fined Stoke-on-Trent City Council £120,000 for failing to provide its legal department with encryption software, where a solicitor sent emails to the wrong address.
Premium-Inhalt. The UK government has largely shunned recommendations put forward by the House of Lords Communications Committee, following a controversial inquiry that warned of a closed and anti-competitive broadband infrastructure being created.
Premium-Inhalt. Jerome Kerviel, a former trader at Socit Gnrale, who was sentenced to three years in prison in 2010 after being convicted of unauthorised computer use, forgery and breach of trust, has lost his appeal.
Premium-Inhalt. Charles Phillips, CEO of Infor, the third largest enterprise applications vendor in the market, has confirmed that he has no plans to develop applications for Microsoft's new Windows 8 Surface tablet.
Premium-Inhalt. Even though the unveiling of a smaller version of the iPad was heading into Tuesday's media event, Apple still managed to surprise more than a few people with the --though perhaps in ways that not everyone was hoping for.