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DEFINITION: SMS spam (sometimes called cell phone spam) is any junk message delivered to a mobile phone as text messaging through the Short Message Service (SMS). The practice is fairly new to North America, but has been common in Japan for years. In 2001-2002, the systems at DoCoMo, the country's major service provider, were overcome by the volume of SMS spam, causing users' screens to freeze and spreading programs  … 
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VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: This interactive guide explores a day in the life of a CIO, highlighting their role in the enterprise and what they can do to enhance their IT productivity.
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Accelerate the Deployment of Regulated Workloads in Virtualized or Cloud Infrastructures
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WEBCAST: Watch this informative webcast to find out how VMware can help revolutionize your virtual or cloud-based infrastructure.
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Accelerate your Managed Services with the MSP Playbook and get an exclusive look at our new MSP Playbook
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WEBCAST: Tune in now to access a helpful how-to playbook for understanding best business practices for your organization as a managed services provider (MSP).
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VIDEO: IT operations faces a data deluge, at the same time as they're trying to keep up with a higher demand for service and a shrinking response window for when things go wrong. But with analytics for IT operations, you can turn terabytes of monitoring data into actionable insights that allow IT to take a proactive approach to application performance.
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AlienVault Unified Security Mangement: Real-time Threat Detection
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WIRELESS SPAM DEFINITION (continued): …  that caused the phones to dial emergency numbers. According to some experts, other parts of the world should brace themselves for a similar deluge. Others, however, point to several reasons why SMS spam is not likely to become as prevalent in North America and Europe as it is in Japan. For one thing, text messaging itself is much more popular in Japan. Forrester Research reported that 80% of Japanese mobile users use text messaging, in contrast to just 17% in the United States. Furthermore, it costs the sender about $0.08-0.12 to send each text message -- not prohibitive for most users, but too … 
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