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Frugality as a service: the Amazon story 
Behind the scenes, Amazon Web Services is one lean machine.
 
Reviewed: Amazon WorkSpaces 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Why the AWS desktop is nowhere near ready for your enterprise.
 
InfoSec spending must evolve as front lines blur 
By Munir Kotadia | Apr 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘They’ are already in your network.
 
The illusion of a paper perimeter 
By Darren Pauli | Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] In social engineering defence, training is everything.
 
Gaming CIOs place bets on mobility 
By Brian Corrigan | Mar 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Focus on data to improve punter engagement.
 
How COTS became Australia's default software setting   
By Brian Corrigan | Mar 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Can off the shelf software meet customer expectations?
 
Cloud connectors: The IT guy of the future 
By Justin Warren | Mar 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] As virtualisation and networking tools converge, what skills will be in demand?
 
The search for the software defined network 
By Tony Yoo | Mar 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
The perfect cloud is almost with us.
 
DevOps and hard decisions 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australia on the path to continuous delivery (Pt 2).
 
Why agile works 
By Brett Winterford | Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australia on the path to continuous delivery (Pt 1).
 
Aussie blue-chips come clean on data offshoring 
Mar 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Analysis: Who sends stuff where?
 
Quick look: What's new in iOS 7.1? 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
The iTnews test drive.
 
Making the most of an office move 
By Brian Corrigan | Mar 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
How CIOs can turn office relocation into transformation.
 
Three alternatives to LogMeIn's paid service 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rethink remote access.
 
Review: Apple iPad Air 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
It's a slimmer profile, but is the Air much of an upgrade?
 
Nine paths to a cloud career 
By Brett Winterford, David Braue | Nov 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
iTnews asks the cloud gurus for career advice.
 
What skills will IT need in a cloud world? 
By David Braue | Nov 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Does your organisation still value internal IT?
 
2013: The year the cloud broke 
By David Braue | Nov 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
Pressure boils over in enterprise IT.
 
Hands on with OpenStack 
By Dez Blanchfield | Nov 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
iTnews' pre-shrunk OpenStack test-bed.
 
OpenStack 101  
By Dez Blanchfield | Nov 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
Introducing the open source cloud.
 
Spy game: Australia and the Asia-Pacific 
By Mark Beeson | Nov 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
It’s 'not cricket' to spy on friends.
 
Review: System Center Configuration Manager R2 
By Adam Fowler | Nov 1, 2013 | Comment Now 
We test the ‘swiss army knife’ of sysadmin tools.
 
Labs review: Microsoft Remote Desktop Client for iOS 
 
Review: Apple iPhone 5c and 5s 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
Is the 5c worth the discount?
 
Gain RELIEF with future proof security 
By Ian Yip | Oct 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Entry, location, identity, exit and flow.
 
Labs review: VMware Fusion 6 Professional 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
VMware's updated virtualisation offering for Mac OS X.
 
Making a business case for Hadoop 
How will it fit in traditional enterprise IT environments?
 
Hadoop and Big Data: 101 
By Dez Blanchfield | Oct 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
What is Hadoop and how might it fit in your organisation?
 
The world's tiniest Hadoop testbed 
DIY Hadoop testbed in one hour and under 500MB.
 
Hands-on with hypervisors 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Getting started with ESX and Hyper-V.
 
Is the data sovereignty argument bunk? 
By Justin Warren | Aug 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Review: Cloud protection gateways.
 
Preview: iOS 7 for system administrators 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
The upgrade that will change the MDM game.
 
Launching: iTnews Labs! 
Aug 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
Australia's first independent enterprise software test lab.
 
Review: Microsoft Office for iPhone 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
Free for Office 365 subscribers, but is it worth it?
 
Productivity pitfalls to the cloud 
By Matt Ramsay | Jun 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
SSO boosts IT admin productivity.
 
Review: Microsoft Surface Pro 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
A year is a long time in the computer hardware business.
 
Remember the insider threat 
By David Glance | May 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
The biggest threat may be inside your organisation.
 
AT&T 'hacker' punished by myopic legal system 
By Darren Pauli | Mar 20, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Time doesn't fit the crime.
 
Trusted Platform Module woes 
By Deb Radcliff | Feb 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
Despite the ubiquity of the Trusted Platform Module, holdups exist and adoption remains slow. Among them are issues with interoperability, considering Apple, Google and ...
 
PayPal's security works 
By Karen Epper Hoffman | Feb 5, 2013 | Comment Now 
PayPal's Andy Steingruebl knows security is not an insular task. By looking outside of its own walls, the company has taken the fight to the enemy, and helped everyone else in ...
 
A year out from PCI DSS 2.0 
By Dan Raywood | Jan 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Dan Raywood speaks to organisations in various sectors to find out how they are dealing with the updated regulations.
 
Inside proposed revisions to Europe's data protection laws 
By Eric Doyle | Jan 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Twelve months on from the publication of the European Commission's draft revision to data protection laws, claims of heavy-handedness and obsolescence have mounted – but ...
 
Cloud security shoot-out: AWS vs Azure 
By Golnoosh Tajadod | Jan 6, 2013 | Comment Now 
Which cloud service offers better security?
 
HP: Four steps to achieving security in the cloud 
By Marshal Correia | Dec 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Risk, design audit and infrastructure.
 
SDLC: Teach the good vendors and dump the bad 
By Jarrod Loidl | Nov 28, 2012 | Comment Now 
Help your vendor understand security and you'll be rewarded.
 
Patent trolls and their effect on security 
By Eugene Kaspersky | Nov 26, 2012 | Comment Now 
NPEs are limiting IT security innovation.
 
Feds try to elevate 'social log-on' for payments 
By Stephen Wilson | Nov 12, 2012 | Comment Now 
Why you should accept the Document Verification Service.
 
CRN roundtable: identity management today 
Nov 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
How to establish boundaries and definitions in a mobile world.
 
NZ Government needs to start over on security 
By Matthew Poole | Oct 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
WINZ network fully compromised.
 
Cutting cybercrime is a question of smart design 
By Nigel Phair | Sep 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Is it possible to 'design out' online crime?
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