Tuesday, April 13, 2021

James Maguire

James Maguire is Datamation's Senior Managing Editor and has been reporting on technology topics for more than 15 years. He has covered the gamut of enterprise and consumer technology, and regularly communicates with leading IT newsmakers, vendors and analysts.

How to Reorganize the Help Desk

Reorganizing the help desk is a task that many companies would rather avoid. The problem is, the help desk performs a thankless task. Sure, it...

IT Staffers say: “Show Us the Money!”

A majority of IT professionals are restless and dissatisfied with their job, and a remarkably large number are actively seeking new positions. That’s the chief finding of...

How to Survive the Outsourcing Boom

It’s something almost every IT professional worries about: will my job be outsourced? That's a valid worry. Undoubtedly, outsourcing is here to stay. Year after year, jobs...

IT Profile: A Linux Lovin’ IT Manager

As the IT manager for Dynamix, a 60-person engineering firm in Columbus, Ohio, Matt Darby oversees a network that combines Windows and Linux. His servers all run...

IT Job Market Looking Good

The job market for tech workers has rebounded considerably since the dark days of 2000 and 2001, according to a recent report by outplacement firm Challenger, Gray...

Looking for a Raise? Change Jobs

Ron Barrett has found his dream job. As director of information technology for ERE, a New York-based accounting firm, the 35-year-old Barrett has it all: a good...

Sarbanes-Oxley’s 4th Birthday: Is Anyone Celebrating?

The Sarbanes-Oxley Act turned four years old on July 30, but don’t be surprised if you didn’t hear anyone singing “Happy Birthday.” To be sure, the four-year-old...

What Web Analytics Do for You: Part 1

A Web analytics program is a lot like an airplane pilot's navigation system. As pilots rely on their dials and scopes to steer the plane, Web site...

Case Study: Panasonic.com

As soon as online retailing came on the scene, analysts predicted the death of the middleman. Since the Web enabled consumers to buy directly from manufacturers -...

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