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Are Your Company Laptops Truly Secure?
The portable nature of laptops makes them particularly susceptible to all kinds of security and tracking problems. This paper discusses the strengths and

laptop recycling  A Layered Approach to Laptop Security If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the leader in Computer Theft Recovery, Data Protection and Secure Asset Tracking&8482; solutions. Absolute Software provides individuals and organizations of all types and sizes with solutions to manage regulatory compliance, data protection and theft recovery. Source : Absolute Software Resources Related to

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“It’s a Notebook!” “It’s a Paperweight!” “Wait - It’s Both!”


Some Toshiba notebook buyers got a nasty surprise when they found their Intel CPU had died. Will Toshiba switch from “Intel Inside” to “AMD Instead”?

laptop recycling  from Toshiba if your laptop is one of those affected. (Of course, some of you may have already found out the hard way.) Toshiba says it will be proactive in contacting customers, but we always recommend that users also be proactive when computer problems are involved. If your laptop is one of the soon-to-be-dead ones, you can either get it fixed for free (if still under warranty), or have it bronzed for posterity. Non-Toshiba customers with 400 MHz Celeron and Pentium II (PII) should also check with the Read More

How to Maximize Your IT Services with Lifecycle Management


As businesses become increasingly dependent on technology, service quality becomes more important. With so much riding on IT’s performance, a new service-centric model has emerged: service lifecycle management (SLcM). Based on the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) principles, SLcM provides a framework that enables organizations to optimize business outcomes and facilitate continual service improvement.

laptop recycling  example, if the new laptop is not currently in IT's stock, a workflow is activated that orders the laptop via the SAP system. Subscriptions to services such as e-mail, user ID and application log-in are fulfilled and tracked over time. When the ordered laptop arrives and is configured, IT verifies that it is running properly. Monitor/support Check and maintain the service using incident management, change management, problem management and service level management capabilities. Three weeks after Read More

Electronic Product Code (EPC): A Key to RFID


The real benefits of radio frequency identification will be achieved, when the integration of the EPC data will be a substantial part for the control of supply chain business processes.

laptop recycling  Product Code (EPC): A Key to RFID Introduction In simple terms, the electronic product code (EPC) is a unique number that identifies a specific item in the supply chain by linking serial numbers to the product information stored in a central database, and which is stored on a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag. Once it is retrieved from the tag, it can be associated with dynamic data such as where an item originated or the date of its production. Users of EPC codes will have to purchase Read More

Off-loading Some Green Compliance Burdens: Can Enterprise Applications Meet the Challenge?


The European Union’s WEEE Directive requires electronics manufacturers of member states to manage and pay for electrical and electronics waste recycling. Yet some prospective business service providers are waiting for the legislation and market to mature before offering their solutions.

laptop recycling  loading Some Green Compliance Burdens: Can Enterprise Applications Meet the Challenge? Originally published - February 5, 2007 The Realities of Manufacturing Today Nowadays manufacturers are increasingly subject to massive pressures due to the need for driving down costs and increasing efficiency. What makes things worse is that with product life cycles decreasing, manufacturing and distribution are increasing in complexity. This, for the manufacturer, translates into a need to better manage customer Read More

The Importance of Server Robustness in CRM


In today's software frenzy and with the increasing demand for applications that provide maximum return on investment, many companies have failed to focus on subjects like reliability, downtime, and scalability. Since 1991, Touchtone Corporation has devoted its efforts to developing and maintaining a client/server customer relationship management (CRM) application and has equipped more than 750 IBM AS/400 and iSeries customers with its native OS/400 CRM solution.

laptop recycling  individual users' desktop or laptop units. The iSeries server also has built-in virus and hacker protection to help remedy troubles that are common in other operating systems. Strategy and User Recommendations For companies that have an AS/400 environment, Wintouch's CRM solution can easily integrate with existing back-end systems like ERP and other applications, including homegrown applications. This helps identify opportunities and close more business by conveying information about sales and the needs Read More

When Provider's Value Is Not In Synch With Customer's Value


Embedded knowledge exists in the supply chain to understand and unlock customer value. Integrating the chain is crucial to aligning the goals of customers and provider.

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"Evergreen"-Environmental Regulations for High-tech and Electronics, Chemical, and Oil and Gas Industries


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Who Else is Using Your Wireless Network?


Information technology (IT) security industry experts continue to warn us that wireless networks have significant vulnerabilities. Taking precautions is a smart way to mitigate risks. Relevant Technologies tested Wireless Watch Home 2.0 (WWH) to evaluate its claim as an effective and affordable intrusion detection system (IDS) for home wireless networks.

laptop recycling  personal system, or a laptop owned by their company, don't go through the trouble to enable wireless security protocols. Many people using wireless networks don't even have a personal firewall installed on it. Using wireless networks without configuring security controls is risky and means your systems and data are susceptible to compromise by unauthorized users. Record Network Friends and Foes Relevant Technologies took Wireless Watch Home 2.0 (WWH) into our lab to see how well it performed as an intrusi Read More

Selecting a CMMS System


There are many CMMS and MRO systems in the market, each one with specific features that can bring benefits to airlines or repair shops. An airline's needs must be defined by the process, which help establish an objective that will ultimately select the best system.

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Are Manhattan Associates and RedPrairie's Paths Really Diverging?


My 2009 series on a few good supply chain management (SCM) players portrayed Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) and RedPrairie Corporation as fierce competitors. Indeed, these two vendors continue to duke it out at almost every large-scale selection deal for a warehouse management system (WMS), distribution labor management system (LMS), or transportation management system

laptop recycling  Manhattan Associates and RedPrairie's Paths Really Diverging? My  2009 series on a few good supply chain management (SCM) players portrayed Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) and RedPrairie Corporation as fierce competitors . Indeed, these two vendors continue to duke it out at almost every large-scale selection deal for a  warehouse management system (WMS) , distribution labor management system (LMS), or  transportation management system (TMS)  solution. Curiously, both vendors are now Read More

A New Customer Relationship Management Framework: Twenty-first Century Necessity, or Blowin' in the Wind?


The business ecosystem has shifted focus from corporation to customer, and the location of value has changed with it. Where value had historically been located in products and services, it is now located in the value produced by the customer.

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Selecting Manufacturing ERP for ISO 26000 Compliance


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Zooming into an Inventory Free Flow


FreeFlow, a provider of business services with a patented technology, aims to help companies improve product life cycle profitability by providing a unique, online auction platform where companies can reduce their at-risk and excess inventory.

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