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  • 4 Ways CIOs Can to Respond to a Service Outage

    Nasdaq and Intermedia are among the latest firms to suffer lengthy - and public - service outages. Eventually, the same thing will happen to you. Here are four key lessons IT leaders can learn from others' mistakes.

    Written by Jonathan Hassell30 Sept. 13 14:15
  • Dimension Data completes acquisition of BlueFire, Netforce

    Systems integrator, Dimension Data, has reassured staff at Cloud and hosting services companies BlueFire and Netforce that it will be business as usual following its final shareholding acquisition for an undisclosed sum.

    Written by Hamish Barwick15 Dec. 11 10:32
  • QR National goes to tender ahead of public float

    Coal and freight business QR National is moving from hosted internet functions to managed services following its separation from Queensland Rail.

    Written by Hamish Barwick14 Oct. 10 12:04
  • GlaxoSmithKline deal highlights overseas launch by Microsoft

    Microsoft officially launched its Business Productivity Online Suite outside of the US on Monday, headlined by a deal with GlaxoSmithKline as its first major customer for the hosted communications software suite.

    Written by Eric Lai03 March 09 09:56
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  • Financial crisis: The tech innovations at risk

    September 2008 will certainly go down as one of the blackest months in Wall Street history. Venerable financial institutions such as Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, and AIG abruptly vanished or were radically overhauled. Investors lost loads of money -- in some cases, fortunes -- and ordinary taxpayers are now finding themselves funding an industry bailout that could cost a staggering US$700 billion, perhaps even more.

    Written by John Edwards01 Oct. 08 08:45