Monday, August 29, 2005

Locking Down IM

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Computerworld First Look
August 29, 2005
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In this issue:

* Locking Down IM
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104156,00.html?nlid=AM

* New York Signs Pact To Boost Transit Security
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104202,00.html?nlid=AM

* Piracy Crackdown Spurs Shift In Online File Sharing
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104239,00.html?nlid=AM

* LANDesk Ships Network Access Control Software
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104240,00.html?nlid=AM

* Brief: DOJ Deploys Software To Track Crime Data
http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104241,00.html?nlid=AM

TODAY'S IT BLOGWATCH
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Blogwatch: BBC IPTV, Zotob arrests, 419 danger (and very, very old hardware)...

In today's IT Blogwatch, we look at the BBC's plans to put all its TV online,
arrests of alleged virus writers, and the dangers of Nigerian scam spam. Not to
mention aged legacy hardware....

http://www.computerworld.com/blogs/node/869?source=NLT_AM
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TODAY'S TOP STORY
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Locking Down IM

Here are steps you can take to enjoy the business benefits of IM while
mitigating the risks.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104156,0.html?nlid=AM

THIS WEEK'S FRANKLY SPEAKING COLUMN
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Network Effect

Frankly Speaking: Many rural and small hospitals won't be able to adopt
electronic health records (EHR), readers tell Frank Hayes. And that could
undermine the benefit to those health care centers that do embrace EHR.

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THIS WEEK'S COMPUTERWORLD EDITORIAL
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Axing the Axis

Editorial: Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao was mistaken when he predicted the coming
of "the Asian century of the IT industry." Here's why.

http://www.computerworld.com/newsletter/0,4902,104022,0.html?nlid=AM

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COMPUTERWORLD MANAGERS' FORUM

Paul Glen answers readers' questions about the art and craft of
management. One query: How do you deal with a CIO who has a bad case of
"rock-star-itis?"

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