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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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CW500:Future Gazing 2020 (II)
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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

ComputerWeekly.com

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

ComputerWeekly.com

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

How to be influential online
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BOOK: Web psychologist, Nathalie Nahai explains how to use the web and social media to communicate your message more effectively.
Posted: 30 Nov 2012 | Published: 30 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Gartner: HTML5 and the journey to the modern web
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ANALYST BRIEF: Gartner analysts explain what steps IT departments need to take to take advantage of HTML5 and why they need to act sooner rather than later.
Posted: 31 Jul 2012 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

CW Buyer's Guide: IPV6 Migration
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This Computer Weekly Buyer's guide takes you through the steps you need to take to migrate to IPv6 and explains the potential impact on your business.
Posted: 26 Jul 2012 | Published: 05 Feb 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Analyst Insight: Is There a Smart City Market?
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ANALYST REPORT: The value of the IT market for smart cities globally is approximately $35bn, according to this in depth analysis from Ovum.
Posted: 10 May 2012 | Published: 10 May 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

How to Manage the Virtual, Automated Environment
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EGUIDE: SearchNetworking.com’s E-Guide on the new era of network management explores the challenges involved with cloud computing and virtualization and how to prevent and control VM sprawl.
Posted: 07 May 2012 | Published: 07 May 2012

SearchSecurity.com

Met Office: The changing role of social media
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CASE STUDY: Dave Britton, chief press officer of the Met Office, explains how the Met has harnessed social media, in this presentation.
Posted: 30 Apr 2012 | Published: 25 Apr 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Leaders and Laggards in the Digital Economy
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IT BRIEFING: The digitisation index from Booz & Co reveals the business leaders and laggards in the digital technology and explains why it is vital to embrace it.
Posted: 28 Mar 2012 | Published: 28 Mar 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

The Great Firewall of China? How to address the specific challenges of reaching China with your website
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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
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
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

Make Life Easier - Let End Users Connect to Computers from Anywhere with My Desktop
sponsored by SysAid Technologies Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores a remote access technology that lets your end users connect to their work computer from virtually any computer or smartphone in a cost-effective, secure, business oriented manner that your business will approve of.
Posted: 30 Aug 2012 | Published: 30 Aug 2012

SysAid Technologies Ltd

Securing your Online Data Transfer with SSL
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an introduction to SSL security highlighting how it operates. Also included, is a discussion of the various applications of SSL certificates as well as their appropriate deployment. Additionally, uncover details regarding how to test SSL certificates on your web server.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 05 Jul 2012

Thawte Inc.

Securing your Microsoft Internet InformationServices (MS IIS) Web Server with a Thawte Digital Certificate
sponsored by Thawte Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This resource is designed to take the guesswork out of implementing SSL for Exchange 2010, making it easier than ever to get the SSL certificate you need for a successful and secure Exchange implementation.
Posted: 03 Jul 2012 | Published: 03 Jul 2012

Thawte Inc.

Symantec Internet Security Threat Report: Trends for 2011
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This threat report takes a thorough look back at the most significant threats, trends and outright attacks of the year that was. Read now for helpful tips and best practices for keeping your confidential information safe.
Posted: 25 May 2012 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Symantec Corporation

Mobile Internet 3.0: How Operators Can Become Service Innovators and Drive Profitability
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Mobile operators today have the distinct ability to become service innovators and drive profitability with the advent of Mobile Internet 3.0. Learn how you can expand your data revenue base in this resource.
Posted: 01 May 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

Juniper Networks, Inc.
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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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