Wednesday, August 17, 2005

SMB IT Update: M&A and compliance -- SWAT team needed

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August 17, 2005
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IN THIS ISSUE

-- M&A and compliance: Call ahead for CIOs
-- IT Management Guide: Disaster recovery planning
-- Worms attacking Windows Plug and Play go global
-- More Headlines
-- ERP options for SMBs
-- Linux for the SMB
-- Choosing IT vendors

HEADLINES
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M&A AND COMPLIANCE: CALL AHEAD FOR CIOS | SearchSMB.com

Mergers and acquisitions produce many layers of challenges for CIOs,
from integrating systems, to allocating budgets and staff. And of
course, compliance.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid44_gci1116538,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

MORE INFO:

Compliance on a budget: 10 easy steps
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/tip/1,289483,sid44_gci1109471,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

What SMBs should know about compliance
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/tip/1,289483,sid44_gci1115703,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

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IT MANAGEMENT GUIDE: DISASTER RECOVERY PLANNING | SearchSMB.com

Your company must continually plan and manage the disaster recovery
process. In the small and medium-sized arena, this is even more
crucial.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/generic/0,295582,sid44_gci1063261,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

WORMS ATTACKING WINDOWS PLUG AND PLAY GO GLOBAL | SearchSecurity.com

Organizations around the world are being hit hard by multiple worms.
Corporate networks are most at risk.
http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid14_gci1116452,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

MORE HEADLINES | From around the Web

Is it time for a VoIP firewall? (SearchEnterpriseVoice.com)
A new Windows vs. Linux view (NewsFactor)
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/news/0,289141,sid44,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

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ERP OPTIONS FOR SMBS | FEATURED TOPIC
ERP options are more available than ever for small and medium-sized
businesses, especially as their spending power increases. Check out
our latest news and tips on ERP.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/featuredTopic/0,290042,sid44_gci1116029,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

LINUX FOR THE SMB | IT MANAGEMENT GUIDE
More and more companies are considering the switch to Linux. IT
managers and CIOs are feeling more pressure to justify all of their
IT investments, and with more secure environments and more developers
cropping up everyday, Linux is becoming much easier to justify.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/generic/0,295582,sid44_gci1108349,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=524066HOUSE

CHOOSING IT VENDORS | QUICK POLL
How do you choose new vendors?
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