BYOD brings corporate contradictions

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CIOs naturally want a BYOD policy in place to give them some level of control, but the reality is that employees will do whatever they want regardless of the policy. During a roundtable discussion on the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) trend,…

Catchy nicknames prompt more patching of vulnerabilities

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Vulnerabilities with catchy nicknames get more attention from media, customers, and vendors and so get patched more thoroughly than similar vulnerabilities without clever names According to a report released Tuesday by security researcher Secunia ApS, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, names such as…

Mobile is the next ‘sea change’ in recruiting

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The way today’s tech talent looks for work is changing. Prospective employees are using their mobile devices to connect with employers more than ever and this trend is expected to continue. Does your organization have a mobile recruiting strategy? Successful recruiting is…

The Linux holiday shopping guide

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Some gift recommendations for those shopping for Linux nerds…or maybe even themselves. For the Linux nerd who has everything Traditionally, finding gifts for the Open Source-loving, Linux-running person in your life has not been terribly easy to accomplish. Not so this year….