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Technology Archive

December 7, 2009

The Power of (Online) Public Opinion

Executives should track Internet commentary in China to protect their company’s reputation — and market position.
November 24, 2009

Best Business Books 2009: Technology

Disruption 2.0
August 27, 2009

The Consumerization of Corporate IT

Allowing employees access to online IT services, such as e-mail, desktop applications, and file storage, could save corporations money and improve productivity.
August 27, 2009

The Promise (and Perils) of Open Collaboration

Companies like IBM and P&G have prospered by opening their borders, but there are cautionary lessons from the quality movement of the 1980s.
August 18, 2009

Does Health Care Have an Electronic Future?

The Obama administration’s focus on digital patient records to minimize medical errors and improve efficiency has promise, but will face significant obstacles.
July 14, 2009

Debugging the Supply Chain

Ten-year-old Cricket Communications found that even the oft overlooked supply chain can be a lucrative target for innovation.
June 30, 2009

Why Cloud Computing Is Gaining Strength in the IT Marketplace

Web-based computing services are already saving money for many large enterprises. It’s time to jump on the bandwagon.
May 26, 2009

Esther Dyson: The Thought Leader Interview

A long-standing champion of high-tech innovation foresees a fundamental shift toward more transparent institutions and a more relationship-driven economy.
May 26, 2009

Dov Frohman Leads the Hard Way

The management author and former CEO of Intel Israel on the need to do the unexpected and attempt the impossible.
May 26, 2009

Toyota’s IT Transformation

The information systems group at Toyota Motor Sales USA Inc. has moved from an "order-taker" role to "next-generation demand management” in an effort to meet overall corporate needs.
May 19, 2009

How LexisNexis Is Winning on the Web

CEO Andrew Prozes on why his company needed to transform itself to survive in the highly competitive online data and content marketplace.
April 21, 2009

It’s a Virtual World

Slowly, companies are leaving the physical world behind to cut costs, improve communication, and find new ways to collaborate.
March 31, 2009

Beyond 3G

Mobile phone operators are turning to LTE as the fourth-generation technology to provide inexpensive wireless broadband access for cost-conscious consumers and businesses.
March 24, 2009

Global Partnerships Unplugged

A survey finds that information technology is a neglected asset in joint ventures, leading to disturbing results.
February 24, 2009

William Haseltine: The Thought Leader Interview

A molecular biologist and entrepreneur sees green as the next wave of the genomic revolution.
February 24, 2009

Watching over the Web

For broadband service providers — and the Internet in general — “digital confidence” pays off.
February 24, 2009

The Library Rebooted

Even in an era when you can “Google” just about anything, many libraries have remained as vibrant, dynamic, and popular as ever. They’re staying that way by redefining the business they’re in.
February 24, 2009

Keeping Up with Workforce 2020

For many companies, success in the next decade will depend on how well they implement information technologies that transform when and how people do their jobs.
February 3, 2009

The Future Is Lithium

The advent of environmentally friendly automobiles is jump-starting a global battle over battery technology.