Third-quarter growth signals turnaround, IT spending to follow  [10/30/2009]
New data released by the government shows that the economy returned to growth in the third quarter, signaling the end of the nearly two-year recession. But as businesses return to growth, increased IT spending is sure to follow suit.
Swine flu epidemic could stress internet, IT departments  [10/30/2009]
The spread of H1N1, commonly known as swine flu, may have some drastic consequences for corporate IT departments and businesses as students staying home from school may stress the internet's bandwidth capacity.
FBI official says federal data breach law needed  [10/30/2009]
Speaking at a cyber security conference in Washington, D.C. this week, the FBI's top cyber official said a federal data breach law could help businesses with more streamlined compliance.<br/>
Cloud computing provides 'far superior' performance, expert says  [10/30/2009]
Not only can the cloud computing revolution help businesses with reducing IT costs and improving performance, but it can help customers and providers cut their costs as well, said an industry expert.
Boomi to offer integration for new OpSource cloud computing platform  [10/30/2009]
On-demand IT integration firm Boomi and cloud computing provider OpSource have announced that they have expanded their partnership to offer Boomi integration with OpSource's new cloud platform.
EMC and Intel to create more energy efficient cloud computing storage  [10/30/2009]
Cloud computing is already known for its ability to cut down on energy consumption, but EMC and Intel have decided to team up and make cloud computing even greener.
Cisco will buy SaaS security vendor  [10/29/2009]
Network technology company Cisco announced this week that it plans to buy a software-as-a-service (SaaS) company that provides IT security for business customers on the web.
Nonprofit Ford Foundation targeted by email scam  [10/29/2009]
One of the world's most recognizable nonprofits, the Ford Foundation, has issued a warning to grantees about email scams circulating that claim to come from the foundation and offer money and other rewards.
Mid-sized businesses lost average of $43K in security breaches  [10/29/2009]
A new report from virus protection company McAfee reveals that mid-sized businesses in the U.S. this year lost an average of more than $43,000 in security breaches.
Hackers hijack business phone networks for fraud scheme  [10/28/2009]
Internet phone systems frequently used by small and mid-sized businesses can be hacked by cybercriminals.