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Technology Industry and IT Industry

C'mon, it's technology. What's not to like?

Big rural irrigation district is putting in a SCADA system to digitally control the gates on irrigation canals -- and this project manager has to sell the idea to users.

This one's definitely low-powered

Pilot fish is having a problem with cable-company-provided webmail, and it seems like the logical thing to do is to contact the company through its online chat system.


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Microsoft exec leaves Commerce Dept.’s Digital Economy Board

Brad Smith, Microsoft's chief legal officer, has left the U.S. Commerce Department’s tech advisory board — along with more than half of the other members.

Is this what they call a learning experience?

This IT pilot fish's job involves installing a business software package at companies across the U.S. -- but it's about to take an unpleasant turn into training.

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As the iPhone turns 10, should we celebrate?

The iPhone just turned 10 and Apple sold 1.2 billion of the device, which has transformed our lives. Should we celebrate?

Well, yes, that IS a question...

This IT project is falling behind, and a key bottleneck is some work that's been assigned to a contractor. What's holding things up?

Hey, it's a LONG way up to the 26th floor!

Pilot fish's challenge is connecting a terminal on the 26th floor to a control unit on the ground floor -- in a hotel with no network wiring, and a deadline days away.

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Don't be so quick to think Intel is abandoning the Internet of Things

Intel has relatively quietly cancelled several of its Internet of Things (IoT) offerings. But that's not the whole story.

You've just got to go through the proper channels

Where can a vendor support rep turn when someone's code is overwriting the software's transactions, but the customer's programmers insist they're not responsible?

Blindsided

Packaged-software sales rep is launching into his spiel at this government agency when a legally blind agency director walks in -- and puts a tape recorder on the table.

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Mingis on Tech: Why companies are turning to 2-in-1s

Your next corporate computer may not be a traditional computer at all: it may well be a tablet or a hybrid laptop/tablet combo. Here's why.

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A tale of two Microsofts

It was the best of times, it was the “not so great” of times...

Because isn't that the obvious way to install it?

This company has a whole raft of IT issues. and over time an IT consultant gets almost all of them fixed -- except for one important workstation's networking problem.

Oracle beefs up cloud sales team with 1,000 EMEA openings

Oracle is adding 1000 new sales staff in EMEA to help it compete with cloud giants like AWS and Microsoft, but it won't say if there are cuts coming to traditional sales roles

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What Apple users need to know about Bluetooth Mesh

Bluetooth Mesh offers a big improvement for home and industrial IoT. Here's what Apple users need to know about the new standard.

Unclear on the concept, special networking edition

IT manager accuses a cable installation team of substandard work that's slowing his network -- and this pilot fish is called in to investigate.

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4 questions new leaders should ask

Phil McKinney, president and CEO of CableLabs, Inc., offers up advice about the new set of skills required to be a successful leader.

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Mobile management acronyms explained

Confused by the jumble of acronyms surrounding mobile device management? This video simply defines three key concepts: Mobile application management (MAM), enterprise mobility management (EMM) and unified endpoint management (UEM).

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Interview: Sara Spivey, CMO, Bazaarvoice

Sara Spivey, Chief Marketing Officer of Bazaarvoice, discusses how Bazaarvoice uses segmentation to reach the right audience, the importance of data in delivering personalized customer experiences and why face-to-face events are still...

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Interview: Lauren Flaherty, EVP & CMO, CA Technologies

Lauren Flaherty, EVP and CMO of CA Technologies, discusses the changing role of the CMO, the importance of mapping the buyer journey, launching CA's Modern Software Factory and reaching the right tech buyers and decision-makers.

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