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In this era of insolvent banks and auto companies on the brink, it’s essential that you, as an IT executive, take four major steps to ensure both your survival and the survival of your IT department. First, you must quantify the number of calls the...

In a visit to the National Institutes of Health (NIH) campus, President Barack Obama announced $5 billion in grant awards under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Recovery Act) to fund cutting-edge medical research in every state across America. The more than...

One way to characterize venture capital financings is by the number of investors; more specifically, is there more than one. If so, the investor group is typically called a “syndicate.” While working with a syndicate can pose challenges, before and after the closing,...

The flight of promising biotech start-ups to Wisconsin does not bode well for Minnesota, a state that depends heavily on medical technology and devices for economic growth. Experts predict biotechnology will drive medical innovation over the next century and beyond. Wisconsin has become the regional...

Obsessed with Facebook? You're not alone. The hours you spend logging on to update your status, post photos, and make comments on friends' walls is not simply a "phase" you're going through which will end sometime soon. It's a ongoing trend affecting everyone these days...

You would never put up with anything as inefficient as the US healthcare system in your own organization. Maybe we should apply some of the principles you use to the problem. When it comes to using technology to build a business model for health care...

CA recently polled 100 technology executives at companies that use IBM System z mainframes. They reported that their loyalty to mainframe technology stems from its ability to meet requirements for reliability, resilience, security, management, and compliance. Click here to view slideshow>> ...

A research team at the University of Wisconsin-Madison recently won $4.5 million in federal grants to study computer games and learning. The largest of the National Science Foundation grants - for $3.5 million - creates a research consortium of three universities to develop technology that...

AeroInnovate kicked off on July 27, the opening day of EAA's AirVenture, as a forum to connect aerospace entrepreneurs and investors. Organized by the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs' Network (WEN) and UW-Oshkosh, AeroInnovate showcased emerging companies, investment trends and entrepreneurs with cutting-edge technologies. ...