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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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Leaders and Laggards in the Digital Economy
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
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 next wave of digitisation: setting your direction, building your capabilities
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: Companies need to make significant investments in digital skills and technologies if they are to meet the needs of their customers, Booz&Co argues in this report.
Posted: 27 Mar 2012 | Published: 05 Sep 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

CW+: Quocirca report: Digital Britain – opportunities and risks for UK businesses
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: Digital Britain is the UK government’s strategic vision for the UK digital economy. While social inclusion and rights protection are major themes, the plans will also have a significant impact on businesses.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 20 Sep 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

GFI WebMonitor 2012
sponsored by GFI Software
TRIAL SOFTWARE: Having Internet in the workplace – while a necessary feature – can cause two serious challenges: employee inefficiency and security threats. Rather than revoking Internet privileges, discover how you can properly manage and monitor Internet use, preventing these two issues.
Posted: 09 Mar 2012 | Premiered: 09 Mar 2012

GFI Software

How Will the Change in Internet Addresses Affect Your Business?
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: IP addresses are being nearly depleted due to the immense popularity of the internet and the need to have a unique IP address to identify each device using it. Running out of internet addresses would have disastrous effects.
Posted: 21 Nov 2011 | Published: 21 Nov 2011

Brocade

Security Whitepaper: Google Apps Messaging and Collaboration Products
sponsored by Google Apps
WHITE PAPER: Google Apps provide familiar, easy to use products and services for business settings. These services enable customers to access their data virtually anytime and anywhere from Internet-capable devices. This computing environment is called "the cloud." Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 19 Jan 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

Google Apps

Security Whitepaper: Google Apps Messaging and Collaboration Products
sponsored by Google
WHITE PAPER: Google Apps provide familiar, easy to use products and services for business settings. These services enable customers to access their data virtually anytime and anywhere from Internet-capable devices. This computing environment is called "the cloud." Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 05 Aug 2010 | Published: 06 Jul 2010

Google

The Art, Act and Science of Knowing
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: We are now exiting a historical moment of under managed and only occasionally acted-upon information to an environment requiring much more active, much more intense, much more aggressive information management. You as an executive will be held much more accountable for your data management behaviors. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 30 Jul 2010 | Published: 30 Jul 2010

SAS

Cloud Computing - Latest Buzzword or a Glimpse of the Future?
sponsored by Google Apps
WHITE PAPER: Google Apps has the same potential to revolutionize the productivity of IT operations for small to mid-size businesses. The cost savings are immediate, and the potential for innovative collaboration is boundless. Google Apps offers simple, powerful communication and collaboration tools for enterprises of any size.
Posted: 06 Jul 2010 | Published: 06 Jul 2010

Google Apps

Fenwick & West Use Metalogix for eRoom-to-SharePoint Migration
sponsored by Metalogix
CASE STUDY: In 2005, Fenwick & West selected Microsoft SharePoint as its next-generation intranet, extranet, and collaboration platform. It soon became clear, however, that migration would be an obstacle. Read this case study to learn about their migration solution. 
Posted: 29 Apr 2010 | Published: 29 Apr 2010

Metalogix

Presentation Transcript: WWW - World Wide Weaponization
sponsored by ESET
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: The growth of the internet brought about massively scalable distributed systems which have proved advantageous not only for governments, businesses and end-users, but also for criminals. In this webcast, review past, present, and future considerations regarding cybercrime, and discover next-generation methods of combating weaponized software.
Posted: 10 Nov 2009 | Published: 10 Nov 2009

ESET

Adobe ColdFusion 9
sponsored by Adobe Systems, Inc.
SOFTWARE DEMO: Adobe ColdFusion 9 software enables developers to rapidly build robust Internet applications by condensing complex business logic into fewer lines of code.
Posted: 05 Oct 2009 | Premiered: 05 Oct 2009

Adobe Systems, Inc.

This Month in the Threat Webscape for July 2009
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
VIDEO: In this video, learn more about the top techniques for defending your organization from Web threats. Techniques include the monitoring, classification, and identification of all Web content in real time.
Posted: 02 Sep 2009 | Premiered: 01 Sep 2009

Websense, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Options for Boosting Web hosting Efficiency and Optimization
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc. and Intel Corporation
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this transcript, part II of "Benefits of Boosting Web Hosting", industry veteran Greg Schulz takes a closer look at the options and benefits of boosting web hosting efficiency.
Posted: 16 Jun 2009 | Published: 16 Jun 2009

Sun Microsystems, Inc. and Intel Corporation

Ajax at Adobe with Dreamweaver CS4, Adobe AIR and More
sponsored by Adobe Systems, Inc.
VIDEO: Hear Kevin Hoyt, platform evangelist at Adobe, discuss building Ajax apps using the latest version of Dreamweaver CS4 and extending apps outside the browswer with Adobe AIR.
Posted: 10 Feb 2009 | Premiered: 09 Feb 2009

Adobe Systems, Inc.

Small Business Firewall Software Vs. Hardware Firewalls
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Small business firewall software and hardware firewalls are the methods used to protect computers against hacker attacks and other Internet threats.
Posted: 02 Feb 2009 | Published: 02 Feb 2009

Cisco Systems, Inc.

The Human Energy Crisis: Technology's Role In Supporting Field Workforce, Hourly And High-Volume Hiring Needs
sponsored by Taleo
WHITE PAPER: For all the advances in the technology over the last 20 years, the process of hiring hourly workers has remained fairly static.
Posted: 06 Jan 2009 | Published: 31 Dec 2008

Taleo

Sourcing in a Time of Scarcity: The Evolution of Social Networking as an Aid to Hiring
sponsored by Taleo
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the promise held by social networking by offering people with common interests a place to gather and share contacts, opinions, experiences, and increasingly, job opportunities.
Posted: 06 Jan 2009 | Published: 31 Dec 2008

Taleo

Migration to DOCSIS 3.0
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Factors driving cable operators toward deployment of DOCSIS 3.0, new features, channel bonding and multicast services, and migration scenarios to DOCSIS 3.0, are addressed.
Posted: 05 Jan 2009 | Published: 23 Dec 2008

Motorola, Inc.

Vista SP1: What You Need to Know before You Deploy
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The release of Windows Vista SP1 enables customers to take advantage of improvements that Microsoft and its partners have developed. It's a continuation of Microsoft and its partners' drive to provide the best experience possible.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

User's Guide to Office 2007 - No Need to Wait, Deploy It Now
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: It seems we're always dragged kicking and screaming into the newest operating system, programs, or hardware systems. Office 2007 is quite an initial adjustment yet it is one the most functional products from Microsoft in a while.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

Virtual Criminology Report Cybercrime versus Cyberlaw
sponsored by McAfee, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Global cybercrime has a significant impact on businesses and consumers across the globe. Read this whitepaper for a discussion on the extent to which cyberlaw is keeping up with the crimes being committed, and bring to justice the perpetrators of c...
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

McAfee, Inc.

How Does Ping Really Work?
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The purpose of this paper is to resolve any lingering questions you may have about ping and to take your understanding to the next level.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 11 Oct 2008

Global Knowledge

The One-to-One Future: Are We There Yet?
sponsored by Infor CRM
WHITE PAPER: The need for one-to-one marketing has never been more urgent. This white paper shows how three core strategies must be deployed in order to address current and future business challenges, and to continue the journey toward the one-to-one future.
Posted: 05 Dec 2008 | Published: 05 Dec 2008

Infor CRM

How (and Why) to Get Going with Windows Vista Adoption
sponsored by Microsoft
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: There is a lot of misinformation about Windows Vista in a managed IT environment. This article is intended to clear up misperceptions and provide an honest and frank assessment of the challenges and benefits of Windows Vista for IT professionals.
Posted: 26 Nov 2008 | Published: 26 Nov 2008

Microsoft
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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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