Quick cubicle hacks for a healthier, more productive you

They’re not physically demanding, but desk jobs take a toll on your health. “Sitting is the new smoking” is a common refrain of the ergonomic movement. Research shows that sitting all day has adverse health effects. Sitting for extended periods of time or completing repetitive tasks can lead to musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), which account for…

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Not your father’s antivirus: How new malware detection gives IT a leg up in cybersecurity

IT security is a fundamentally uneven playing field: You have to win every day, but attackers have to win just once. Cyber criminals spend mere pennies compared to the huge investments that organizations make on network defenses, specialized security and compliance systems, and employee education. And IT is always chasing a new target – yesterday’s…

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4 situations when leasing IT hardware makes more sense than buying

Is it better to buy or lease IT hardware? It can be a dilemma for any company. Buying gives you more control over your IT assets and can allow faster purchasing and maintenance. Leasing keeps your hardware up to date, creates predictable expenses, and helps you keep pace with competitors. Over the years, we’ve fielded…

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6 facts that will clear up any confusion about containers and virtual machines

If we created a list of top IT trends of 2016, what would be at the top? Big data tools replacing your doctor? Machine learning and AI’s new levels of sophistication? The rise of adaptive security architectures? How about the growing popularity of containers? Over the past few years, this old technology has become a…

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Citrix is changing its customer support offerings. Here are the facts.

How do you make customers happy? Great products. How do you keep them happy? Great customer service. Citrix, a titan in virtualization, SaaS, and mobility, is revising and expanding its customer support offerings in 2017, which will be known as Citrix Customer Success Services. Three new tiers of customer support options will be released next…

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AWS re:Invent delivers tools for developers, operational teams

On the second day of keynotes at the fifth annual AWS re:Invent conference, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels, took the stage to reveal a set of new tools for technical teams to improve operational excellence and the velocity of software development. Overall, the new tools and services were well received, and some even elicited whoops and…

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Artificial intelligence and new instances dominate headlines at AWS re:Invent

More than 32,000 IT pros gathered in Las Vegas this week for Amazon’s AWS re:Invent 2016 and a look at what’s new with the cloud platform. Each day is a firehose of new announcements, ranging from minor updates to major upheavals. Here are some of the most interesting announcements from the conference so far: New…

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SHI’s revenue soars to $2 billion in Q3 on the back of strong legacy, emerging partnerships

SHI’s growth continues to accelerate in 2016. SHI reported $2 billion in revenue in Q3 — 14 percent year-over-year growth — and the company’s revenues for the first three quarters of 2016 totaled $5.3 billion. This surge puts SHI on pace for another record year.

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