Michael Fitzgerald

Pipemaker Learns a Hard Lesson in Customer Profitability

It was late fall of 2002 in Portland, Ore., and Dave Ramsey, owner of United Pipe & Supply Co., a $174 million supplier of plumbing and irrigation systems throughout...

Kimberly-Clark Believes in the Future of RFID

Someday in the not-so-distant future, when you buy a box of Kleenex at the local pharmacy, it will trigger a chain reaction of events that will result, ultimately, in...

WLAN Plays Key Role in California Casino

When a significant part of a hotel-casinos business is running conferences, its critical that conference-goers are offered as many of the comforts of their offices as possible.That was the...

Try Dancing Naked

Feeling stuck in your career, or wondering why you just cant get a job? You might not need a better resume, or more networking events. Consider instead a little...

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eWEEK TweetChat, Dec. 14: Predictions for Tech in 2022

On Tuesday, December 14, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be “Predictions for Tech in 2022,” and...

SAS’s Kimberly Nevala on How to Optimize Data Analytics for Success

I spoke with Kimberly Nevala, Strategic Advisor at SAS, about the value of analytics training and the importance of listening to staff as tactics...

How to Fix a Cloud Deployment That’s Losing Money

Cloud computing will save you money.  Ten plus years ago that was a familiar refrain when the technology hype machine touted cloud computing as the...

AWS Re:Invent Wrap-Up: Social Issues, Networking Focus, Partner Revenue

The Amazon Web Services (AWS) Re:Invent conference was held last week in Las Vegas. This year, the 10th Re:Invent, returned to an in-person format...

Top 10 Edge Computing Companies of 2022

Edge computing companies enable distributed computing throughout a network, including to the very edge – hence the name. Rather than process data in massive data...