On the Case: Dell World: Q&A With Dell Social Networking Expert
Rishi Dave explains the crucial roles social networking can play in enterprises, and tells us how Dell gave all employees – even engineers – the permission and the ability to talk directly to customers.
Government officials have been urging CIOs and security workers to move beyond approaching security as a compliance exercise and focus instead on monitoring and addressing the most pressing vulnerabilities.The post Federal CIOs must reframe security around data, access appeared first on Tech Page One.
As tech companies collect more student data, California is poised to comprehensively restrict how such information is exploited by the education technology industry.The post With tech taking over in schools, worries rise appeared first on Tech Page One.
If agility is king and platform as a service (PaaS) is the king of agility, then why are enterprises so slow to embrace it? Here are the top eight reasons businesses are passing on Paas.The post Top 8 reasons why enterprises are passing on PaaS appeared first on Tech Page One.
Bring your own device (BYOD) is an important productivity innovation. Here are some steps to ensure those devices comply with your system security.The post Where to start with BYOD security appeared first on Tech Page One.
As VMware sells its network virtualization software, it’s finding that security is a big driver for adoption.The post How network virtualization is used as a security tool appeared first on Tech Page One.
People have understandably been reluctant to send all their data to a nebulous cloud, but could security concerns no longer be as relevant as they once were?The post Is cloud security concern justified or overblown? appeared first on Tech Page One.
Take an information security approach that best protects your organization, leveraging data and endpoint security, network security, Identity and access management.The post Being protected, compliant and enabled in a hyper-connected world appeared first on Tech Page One.
Five nonprofit startups will receive support and mentorship from the accelerator program Fast Forward, backed by Google, to improve the world in some way.The post Google-backed nonprofit startups tackle world’s problems appeared first on Tech Page One.
A fundamental challenge facing enterprises trying to build an effective data analytics team is determining the best combination of skills, background, and personality. The post How to build a great data science team appeared first on Tech Page One.
Chances are you’ve made a Skype video call before. And you’ve likely played online games with others on your tablet. Well this week on App Central, my app pick ustyme brings the two popular pastimes together ...
This week on App Central, Amber chats with the Toronto Police’s Tim Burrows about bringing the “To Serve and Protect” mentality to the internet. Here’s Tim’s take on mobile-era policing: Everyday, police stroll through your community, ...
If you’d like to access your desktop or laptop computer from the comfort and convenience of your iPad, then fire up Parallels Access. You’ll need to have the ‘host’ program installed on your regular computer for ...
If you’ve ever been through the Toronto Islands, you know how beautiful boating through them can be despite the close proximity to bustling downtown Toronto. Well this week on App Central, we paddle to the ...
Could the pressure be any more relentless on marketing departments to increase sales these days? CMOs want accountable marketing that provides insight beyond the usual calls, clicks, and sales. They increasingly demand that campaigns be comparable across the enterprise and supported by an analytics infrastructure that helps them make decisions that increase […]
Though many companies fixate on address acquisition, they don't pay sufficient attention to the relevance of their e-mail campaigns. That can turn opt-ins into opt-outs in the blink of an eye and increase the pressure to acquire more new names. It's definitely a vicious cycle. So, what's a marketer to do when they discover their hard-won consu […]
Every day, millions of people use Twitter to create, discover and share ideas with others. Now, people are turning to Twitter as an effective way to reach out to businesses, too. From local stores to big brands, and from brick-and-mortar to internet based or service sector, people are finding great value in the connections they make with businesses on Twitte […]
Marketers frequently cite LinkedIn as one of the most valuable social networks to incorporate in a marketing strategy. But even marketers who have LinkedIn on their radar screens still wonder how to participate. What works, what doesn’t, and what should you expect?
Keeping tabs on how other companies are adopting technologies and leveraging changes in the marketplace to push their business forward can be highly instructive. It's interesting to watch various trends take shape and gain momentum -- and there's no doubt that what's hot right now is social media marketing. Marketers are scrambling to find way […]
Figuring why you’re joining social networks and how best to use them is the first step in coping with social networking overload. Here is a four step plan for helping you figure out how to keep up with your social media universe and get over that overloaded feeling.
The unattainable goal for many search campaigns is the elusive melding of PPC and SEO tactics for bigger and better top line results. Theoretically, SEO's should form a strong base and combine well with more easily transplantable PPC's to form an unstoppable search force, right? Maybe, if you try to put them together in the right way.
Taking the bleak view is one of Gawker Publisher Nick Denton's signature postures. He moans when times are good, and gets downright apocalyptic when they're not. But it turns out the recession hasn't been so bad to Denton. In a recent post, he disclosed Gawker's revenues spiked 45 percent during the first half of 2009. What gives?
With Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social networking sites growing rapidly, it’s not too surprising that on the whole, the number of social networking users has doubled since 2007. Specifically, 55.6 million adults -- or just less than a third of the population -- in the US now visit social networks at least monthly, according to a new report from F […]