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Avoiding the CNN Moment
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:March 2001
pp. 72,68-70
<p>It's every CIO's worst nightmare: Having a technical snafu become CNN's lead story. Take steps now to keep your company from experiencing the CNN Moment.</p>
Tuning Up the Search Engine
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams, Ravi Starzl
Issue Date:January 2001
pp. 60-62
<p>Advances in Internet search engine technology may not help you blast Klingons into outer space, but they should help you find them more quickly on the Web.</p>
The Hard Road Ahead for WAP
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:September 2000
pp. 72,70-71
No summary available.
Secure Peer-to-Peer Networking: The JXTA Example
Found in: IT Professional
By William Yeager, Joseph Williams
Issue Date:March 2002
pp. 53-57
<p>An open-source framework, JXTA can accommodate centralized and decentralized certificate authorities for P2P networking.</p>
Mobile Computing in the Context of Calm Technology
Found in: IT Professional
By Jinan Fiaidhi, Wes Chou, Joseph Williams
Issue Date:May 2010
pp. 14-17
<p>Today, mobile technology is carrying us through an era of widespread ubiquitous computing toward a new relationship with calm technology. This technology is characterized by embedding most of the computation in the periphery, letting users decide ...
Green: The New Computing Coat of Arms?
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams, Lewis Curtis
Issue Date:January 2008
pp. 12-16
Although currently there's a lot more hype than science or engineering behind green computing, there's also great promise behind achieving the goals that are being articulated.
Are You Prepared for Daylight Saving Time 2007?
Found in: IT Professional
By Stephen Tong, Joseph Williams
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 36-41
The changes to US Daylight Saving Time can significantly impact IT systems-DST will be three weeks earlier and one week later than normal in 2007. A risk assessment and remediation strategy can help you avoid troubles.
Service-Based Computing Strategy & Planning
Found in: Services Computing, IEEE International Conference on
By Frank E. Ferrante, Arnold Bragg, Ken Christensen, Wayne Clark, Simon Liu, Joseph Williams, Liang-Jie Zhang
Issue Date:July 2005
pp. xxvii-xxviii
No summary available.
IT Education: More Specialized in 2010
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:November 2004
pp. 18-20
Universities will incorporate product commoditization into their curriculums. IT education will increase its focus on business and communication skills.
Providing for Wireless LAN Security, Part 2
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:November 2002
pp. 48, 44-47
<p>Alleviate wireless-network security risks with a carefully chosen combination of architecture and security technologies.</p>
Practical Issues in Knowledge Management
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:January 2002
pp. 35-39
<p>Coordinating the distribution of information in large companies is a challenge. It pays to think about fitting the information you have to an appropriate communication channel.</p>
The IEEE 802.11b Security Problem, Part 1
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:November 2001
pp. 96, 91-95
<p>Be aware of the security issues a wireless LAN can pose and take steps to use its built-in security features.</p>
IT Architecture Meets the Real (Legal) World
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:September 2001
pp. 65-68
<p>Companies that host e-mail should prepare to cooperate with law enforcement authorities and comply with search warrants or risk having their systems seized and carted away.</p>
Correctly Assessing the
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:November 2000
pp. 65-67
<p>Understanding key system qualities can better equip you to correctly assess the technologies you manage.</p>
Microsoft CIO Talks Innovation, Career Growth, and Dogfooding
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:July 2014
pp. 64
Joseph Williams interviews Jim DuBois, CIO of Microsoft
Mobile Commerce
Found in: IT Professional
By J. Morris Chang,Joseph Williams,George Hurlburt
Issue Date:May 2014
pp. 4-5
Mobile commerce has exploded in the last five years. Learn about the factors driving this rapid growth and about the applications and issues explored in this special issue on mobile commerce.
Angela Yochem: Promoting Innovation
Found in: IT Professional
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:May 2014
pp. 72
Joseph Williams interviews Angela Yochem, CIO of BDP International, a global logistics and transportation company. Yochem worked her way up to the C-suite along a traditional IT trajectory that had a nontraditional start. At the high-growth BDP Internation...
Innovative and Disruptive Technologies [From the Editors]
Found in: IT Professional
By Phillip A. Laplante,Tom Jepsen,Joseph Williams,Fulvio Corno
Issue Date:May 2013
pp. 4-5
Without disruptive technologies, human progress would likely be slower and not marked by quantum leaps due to certain advancements. This special issue focuses on computing technologies that show promise of being the next cycle of innovation and disruption.
AOM metadata extension points
Found in: Proceedings of the 18th Conference on Pattern Languages of Programs (PLoP '11)
By Ademar Aguiar, Eduardo Guerra, Filipe Figueiredo Correia, Hugo Sereno Ferreira, Joseph William Yoder, Patricia Megumi Matsumoto
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. 1-16
An Adaptive Object Model (AOM) is a common architectural style for systems in which classes, attributes, relationships and behaviors of applications are represented as metadata, allowing them to be changed at runtime not only by programmers, but also by en...
The Web services debate: J2EE vs. .NET
Found in: Communications of the ACM
By Joseph Williams
Issue Date:June 2003
pp. 58-63
As the articles in this section attest, the future of Web services is as certain as it is unclear. That is, the Web services arena is most certainly the next technological wave; what is not so clear is what direction (of many) that wave will flow. The chal...
Integrating computing into the curriculum
Found in: Proceedings of the 20th annual ACM SIGUCCS conference on User services (SIGUCCS '92)
By C. Joseph Williams, Thomas C. Laughner
Issue Date:December 1992
pp. 263-266
Three years ago, the University of Maryland Computer Science Center sought a suitable pool of trainers to meet the computer training needs of the student population. Since full-time professional staff were already over-committed to other training and consu...
Current user education efforts at the university of Alabama in Birmingham
Found in: Proceedings of the 3rd annual ACM SIGUCCS conference on User services (SIGUCCS '75)
By C. Joseph Williams
Issue Date:November 1975
pp. 7-10
Most university User Services departments, according to their newsletters and course announcements, seem to approach the problem of user education through short courses or installation generated manuals. In many cases the student's lack of prerequisite kno...