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DEFINITION: The Internet, sometimes called simply"the Net," is a worldwide system of computer networks - a network of networks in which users at any one computer can, if they have permission, get information from any other computer (and sometimes talk directly to users at other computers). It was conceived by the Advanced Research Projects Agency(ARPA) of the U.S. government in 1969 and was first known as the  … 
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Secure internet routing
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This article in our Royal Holloway Information Security series assesses whether Resource Public Key Infrastructure can provide a framework for effective security.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 10 Apr 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

An Innovative Infrastructure to Capture the Value of the Internet of Everything
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This exclusive resource details four major questions business leaders are asking as IT scrambles to keep up with growing demands.
Posted: 03 Apr 2014 | Published: 12 Dec 2013

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7 Steps to Business Success on the Internet of Things
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WHITE PAPER: The Internet of Things (IoT) allows organizations to gain valuable insights that fuel business growth. How can your company turn ideas into vision and tangible reality that helps your business get the most value from the IoT? Find out in this informative white paper, which outlines 7 steps to success on the IoT.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Xively by LogMeIn

Presentation: City & Guilds unified communication stragey
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PRESENTATION: Ian Turfrey, IT director at City & Guilds, explains how unified communications technology has transformed the qualifications awarding body in this presentation .
Posted: 18 Mar 2014 | Published: 18 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

The Digital Enterprise
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BOOK: Not every business is a digital business, but every business must become digital, writes Karl-Heinz Streibich in this book extract.
Posted: 17 Mar 2014 | Published: 17 Mar 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Ensure your Business is Ready for the Internet of Things
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WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the importance of managing the internet of things (IoT) – or any technology that can be used to collect information and manage systems – and how better remote monitoring can help you achieve these goals.
Posted: 04 Mar 2014 | Published: 04 Mar 2014

CentraStage

Inspiring disruption: Tech Trends 2014
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This in depth study from Deloitte assesses the top 10 business technology trends in 2014 ranging from the role of the CIO to the impact pf wearable technology.
Posted: 26 Feb 2014 | Published: 26 Feb 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Apps Revolution
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from CSC describes the Apps rEvolution: an evolution in technology that is creating revolutionary business and personal change.
Posted: 24 Feb 2014 | Published: 24 Feb 2014

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The Internet of Things: A Game of Two Halves
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ANALYST REPORT: This article explores the business impact of the Internet of Things. Read on to learn what the increased connectivity of objects and services means for CIOs and data analytics.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 13 Jan 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Computer Weekly Special Report: Fujitsu
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This 11 page special report updated for 2014 gives you the facts on  Fujitsu its strategy, products and services and financial performance.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Published: 04 Feb 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Accenture Technology Vision 2014
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: The Accenture Technology Vision 2014 identifies six technology trends that are enabling enterprises to push the boundaries of innovation.
Posted: 27 Jan 2014 | Published: 27 Jan 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Global Risks 2014
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Cybercrime and the potential fragmentation of the internet are among the most serious risks  facing businesses and governments in 2014, this report from the World Economic Forum reveals.
Posted: 17 Jan 2014 | Published: 17 Jan 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

CW500:Future Gazing 2020 (II)
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PRESENTATION: Professor Victor Newman, author, advisory board member and mentor at Social Innovation Lab Kent (Silk), gives his take on the future of the IT department in 2020.
Posted: 25 Nov 2013 | Published: 25 Nov 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Applying the Four Standards of Security-Based CIA
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WHITE PAPER: High levels of optimization help to ensure that an organization's information security approach is both well-rounded and flexible enough to meet current and future threats.
Posted: 28 Oct 2013 | Published: 28 Oct 2013

Global Knowledge

Smart Grid and the Internet of Things
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PRESENTATION: Rob McNamara, executive director of SmartGrid GB, tells the story behind the UK's Smart Meter project in this presentation.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 | Published: 08 Aug 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Herding Geese: The Retail Supply Chain
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BOOK: Steven Keifer draws on the pioneering work of US retailer, Walmart, to explain the essentials of EDI in the retail supply chain.
Posted: 22 Apr 2013 | Published: 22 Apr 2013

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An Introduction to Quantum Lifecycle Management
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from The Open Group introduces QLM, explains why it is necessary and how its development and acceptance will be assured.
Posted: 18 Jan 2013 | Published: 05 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

The Human Face of Big Data: Pulse of the Planet
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BOOK: Big Data is about to radically transform our understanding of the planet, writes entrepreneur and commentator, Esther Dyson.
Posted: 18 Jan 2013 | Published: 18 Jan 2013

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The Human Face of Big Data: Data Driven
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BOOK: Software engineers are transforming the daily lives of hundreds of millions of people for good and for ill, writes Jonathan Harris.
Posted: 18 Jan 2013 | Published: 18 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

The Great Firewall of China? How to address the specific challenges of reaching China with your website
sponsored by CDNetworks
WHITE PAPER: This valuable guide explores the challenges of reaching China with your website and offers tips to help you successfully build a customer base in this emerging market. Also inside, find the answers to frequently asked questions regarding licensing.
Posted: 22 Jul 2013 | Published: 22 Jul 2013

CDNetworks

IPv6 Addressing Plan Basics
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WHITE PAPER: Creating an IPv6 addressing plan is one of the most important pre-adoption tasks you have. This white paper details the technical and business requirements of deploying IPv6 and also provides a sample plan. View now to learn more!
Posted: 26 Apr 2013 | Published: 26 Apr 2013

Infoblox

Computer Weekly – 8 January 2013: Digital strategies to drive CIOs in 2013
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we look ahead to the challenges facing IT leaders in 2013 and examine how the shift to digital will change the role of the CIO. A new report details how CIOs must adapt to work more closely with business colleagues. And our first buyer's guide of the year focuses on software as a service. Read the issue now.
Posted: 07 Jan 2013 | Published: 08 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Government Could Miss IPv6 Deadline; Enterprises Make IPv6 Transition
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EGUIDE: Uncover why many government agencies risk missing the IPv6 transition deadline and how your enterprise stands to benefit by making the IPv6 transition in a timely manner.
Posted: 02 Jan 2013 | Published: 02 Jan 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

IPv6 Timeline: The Road to a New Protocol
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EGUIDE: This IPv6 timeline lists the major milestones in the history of the protocol, describing how – and why – it became what it is today.
Posted: 02 Jan 2013 | Published: 02 Jan 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company

Prepare Your Network for the Future: Embrace IPv6
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EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchEnterpriseWAN.com explores the importance of IPv6 and why it should be on every enterprise's short-term to-do list. View now to uncover how this influential protocol will shape your enterprise now and in the future.
Posted: 02 Jan 2013 | Published: 02 Jan 2013

Hewlett-Packard Company
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INTERNET DEFINITION (continued): …  ARPANet. The original aim was to create a network that would allow users of a research computer at one university to be able to "talk to" research computers at other universities. A side benefit of ARPANet's design was that, because messages could be routed or rerouted in more than one direction, the network could continue to function even if parts of it were destroyed in the event of a military attack or other disaster.Today, the Internet is a public, cooperative, and self-sustainingfacility accessible to hundreds of millions of people worldwide.Physically, the Internet uses a portion of the … 
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