Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional

Written by eWEEK Labs; Illustrated by Brian Moore

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Infrastructure of Attention

Combine the auditability of e-mail with the freedom of the wiki to create much-needed aids to collaboration.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Common-Sense Storage

Introduce single-instance architectures and commonality factoring to reduce disk and network footprints of redundant bits.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - VOIP Without Compromise

Address issues such as 911 service and backup power to bring VOIP fully into the telecom mainstream.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Tech Consumer Control

Elevate and clarify the issues of employee purchase and workplace use of insecure or incompatible digital-lifestyle toys.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Next-Gen Wi-Fi

Monitor the progress and plan the adoption of Wi-Fi laptops and other network infrastructure based on 802.11n technology.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Vista Viewpoint

Address the inevitability of enterprise and employee-owned machines running Vista; be proactive on compatibility issues.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Virtual Mastery

Exploit efficiencies of virtual appliances and virtualized operating systems to improve hardware utilization and reduce platform lock-in.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Open-Source Synthesis

Break down industry segmentation to make Linux a mainstream option for desktops as well as data centers.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Out of the Box

Improve communication and cooperation between IT and physical security, power/cooling management and other site functions.

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Be a Con10der: The New Years Top 10 Challenges for the Enterprise IT Professional - Banishing Insecurities

Use secure by default postures of Windows Vista and Mac OS X to rebalance user expectations of security versus convenience.

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