New service offers easy way to make money off your Web site

A new company, called VigLink, seems certain to put a lot of "found money" into webmasters' and bloggers' pockets--without much work on their part.If you or your company runs a site that includes

Published on: January 13th, 2010 David Coursey

Restaurant owner sues point-of-sales vendor following hack attack

When Keith Bond bought a computerized cash register system for his Broussard, Louisiana, restaurant, he thought he was modernizing his restaurant. Today, he believes he was unwittingly opening a back door for Romanian

Published on: December 3rd, 2009 Robert MacMillan

Five tips for cutting costs and improving vendor negotiations

These are tough times for IT. There are less people and resources to get things done, budgets are shrinking and everyone still expects the same levels of service and functionality. Something has to

Published on: February 23rd, 2009 Martin Ewing

New IT model shifts relationship manager job from ‘mediator’ to ‘enforcer’

Many companies are moving away from in-house IT development and toward application service providers, leaving the development to outsourcers that often off-shore work to countries like India and Brazil. But in order to

Published on: August 6th, 2008 Vawn Himmelsbach

Microsoft stays in Eden with bite out of Apple

Microsoft's CEO said Wednesday that his company hopes to steal a page from Apple's playbook and change how it works with hardware makers in an attempt to duplicate its rival's success. In a

Published on: July 28th, 2008 Gregg Keizer and Carl Jongsma

Eight easy ways to protect your company data – and reputation

With privacy laws getting more stringent, Canadian businesses need to take a hard look at their compliance policies or face dire consequences, experts say.Penalties for not playing by the book are stiff, warns

Published on: June 16th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Expert tips on how to negotiate your way to success

Sitting down at the negotiating table to hammer out final details of an outsourcing contract is important to fulfill the needs of both client and the vendor, experts say.Having a healthy negotiation process

Published on: May 15th, 2008 Brian Jackson

Don’t roll the dice when it comes to employee security practices

You might know how to secure your network devices and data centers to keep your corporate intelligence safe. But do you know how to teach your employees how to guard against attacks --

Published on: April 15th, 2008 Jennifer McAdams