Project management has too many acronyms. PM, PPM, PMBOK, SCRUM, PMP, ACWP, BAC, BCWP, BOM, CPF, CFF, PDM, PMO, WBS, SWOT, TQM... you get the picture.   We even have a unique...
In our global economy business intelligence and analytics are important tools that help organizations discover important market intelligence of while keeping an important focus customer concerns.  Organizations must therefore continue to...
  By Vincent Capasso   As the president in his State of the Union Speech has just spoken about how the infrastructure of the US is crumbling around us I think...
By Danny Lieberman   So often my ISP calls us up and asks to speak with the IT manager or the person who is responsible for the network.This time it was...
The Freelancer.com Freelancer Fast 50 charts the top 50 rising job categories in the online labor market quarter by quarter. By comparing jobs posted on Freelancer.com in Q1 2010 to...
  We have compiled a list of what we consider the best in Open Source today based on overall ease of usage and adoption rates among the open source user community...
By Vincent Capasso According to McAfee, predicting future threats can be a hit-or-miss exercise for a security research organization. The past 12 months were a transformative year in many ways as we...
We recently reported that salaries for IT workers rose nominally by about 2% in 2011. The same can not be said for senior IT executives. Most senior and midlevel IT...
The public cloud is shaping up as the primary development platform this year for many IT professionals. Gaining cloud development skills is a top priority for many of these developers,...
By Ellen Pearlman Strategic Thinkers: Sydney Finkelstein, Jo Whitehead, Andrew Campbell Credentials: Finklestein is the Steven Roth Professor of Management at Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business and Director of the Tuck...
Featured Speaker: IT Career Coach Margaret Meloni   When you find yourself out of work and the bills are piling up, people can be consumed by the thought of needing to...
Guiding staff through turbulent times requires an approach that accentuates the positive and keeps employees feeling empowered and focused on the bigger picture. Dave Willmer, executive director of Robert Half Technology,...
Federal agencies are putting virtualization to work in a variety of settings, helping to reduce server costs and energy requirements. In this audiocast, Rue Moody, strategic products technical director of Citrix,...
New Fed CIO Doesn't Have Gray Hairs—YetFor months speculation had mounted that President Barack Obama would tap a senior industry statesman for the role of Federal CIO or CTO. Instead, he...
By Laton McCartney   The economic downturn derailed at least one major enterprise resource planning (ERP) project when Minneapolis-based Select Comfort, the nation's leading bed retailer, abruptly cancelled the rollout of...
By Laton McCartney   What do you do if your technology consultant suddenly goes belly-up? For BearingPoint clients that's not a theoretical question. Last month the McLean, Va.—based consultancy entered its...
By Ellen Pearlman               Strategic Thinker: Robert Lewis Credentials: Lewis is president of IT Catalysts, Inc., author of seven books and more than 650 columns...
By Laton McCartney   President Barack Obama announced the selection of Vivek Kundra, 34, as the first Federal Chief Information Officer, a position Obama pledged to create during his campaign.  ...
By Mel Duvall   The recession has cut into hiring plans for the second quarter of 2009 a survey released by Robert Half Technology reports, but the news isn't as bad...
Featured Speaker: IT Career Coach Margaret Meloni {audio}audio/meloni2.mp3{/audio}   Download Audio File   It is difficult to know the impact losing a job will have on your emotional feelings until you...