Wednesday, August 31, 2005

SMB IT Update: VoIP blastoff: Five, four, three things to know

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August 31, 2005
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IN THIS ISSUE

-- VoIP for SMBs: Cutting edge and cutting costs
-- Product roundup: New Windows view for SMBs
-- Antivirus can introduce network security holes into OS
-- More Headlines
-- SEC wants SMBs to vent SOX pains
-- Certification essentials
-- SMBs and SOX

HEADLINES
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VOIP FOR SMBS: CUTTING EDGE AND CUTTING COSTS | SearchSMB.com

Thinking of VoIP? So is everybody else. Yankee Group offers some
pointers for cutting through the hype.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid44_gci1120923,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

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Do you need a VoIP firewall?
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Warning: VoIP brings new threats
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PRODUCT ROUNDUP: NEW WINDOWS VIEW FOR SMBS | SearchSMB.com

Here's a collection of this week's product and service announcements
for small and midsized companies.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid44_gci1120927,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

ANTIVIRUS CAN INTRODUCE SECURITY HOLES INTO OS | SearchSecurity.com

AV software is one of the most basic security steps available. It's
also yet another gateway for security breaches.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid44_gci1121126,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

MORE HEADLINES | From around the Web

Do people really understand data warehousing? (searchCRM)
Hosted RFID on SMB radar (eWEEK)
Opinion: Can Microsoft be trusted? (CNET News.com)
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/news/0,289141,sid44,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

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SEC WANTS SMBS TO VENT SOX PAINS | EXCLUSIVE

Small business executives have one week left to let the SEC Advisory
Committee on Smaller Public Companies know what they really think of
SOX.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/originalContent/0,289142,sid44_gci1119419,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

CERTIFICATION ESSENTIALS | FEATURED TOPIC

Certifications are an invaluable resource when working in IT. Learn
how you can better utilize your current certs, or even add to your
repertoir.
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/featuredTopic/0,290042,sid44_gci1120847,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

SMBS AND SOX | NEW QUICK POLL

Should SMBs be exempt from SOX?
http://searchsmb.techtarget.com/news/0,289141,sid44,00.html?track=NL-382&ad=526582

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