Jim Rapoza

Jim Rapoza, Chief Technology Analyst, eWEEK.For nearly fifteen years, Jim Rapoza has evaluated products and technologies in almost every technology category for eWEEK. Mr Rapoza's current technology focus is on all categories of emerging information technology though he continues to focus on core technology areas that include: content management systems, portal applications, Web publishing tools and security. Mr. Rapoza has coordinated several evaluations at enterprise organizations, including USA Today and The Prudential, to measure the capability of products and services under real-world conditions and against real-world criteria. Jim Rapoza's award-winning weekly column, Tech Directions, delves into all areas of technologies and the challenges of managing and deploying technology today.

Jim Rapozas 12 Ways to Be A Security Idiot

Jim Rapozas 12 Ways to Be A Security Idiot illustrated by Brian Moore Jim Rapozas 12 Ways to Be A Security Idiot - Come On In That stupid firewall thing is so...

Jim Rapoza Picks the Top Web Technologies of All Time

Jim Rapoza Picks the Top Web Technologies of All Time XMLWhile HTML was the core of the original Web, XML is the present and the future. Everything from Web services...

MIT Energy Conference

MIT Energy Conference The MIT Energy Conference provides a first look at many new technologies-such as this pluggable hybrid-aimed at cutting energy costs and providing greener alternatives to current power...

eWEEK Labs: Jim Rapoza’s Top Five Web Application Developments of the Year

eWEEK Labs: Jim Rapoza's Top Five Web Application Developments of the Year Maintaining its tradition as the most innovative Web browser of recent years, Opera 9 has once again set...

Jim Rapoza Names the Worst Tech-Related Bills of All Time

Jim Rapoza Names the Worst Tech-Related Bills of All Time Sen. Ted Stevens (R-Ala.) recently reintroduced his Deleting Online Predators Act. The bill is designed to protect children in social...

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