IT

The Board of Directors of MyWeather, a Madison-based provider of digital weather and traffic content, has appointed Madison native Christopher Kelly as its new company president. Kelly, a graduate of both Washington University and The Wharton School, will lead the company's new direct-to-consumer initiatives. ...

Is the economic recession actually a better time to conduct business for organizations that are lucky enough to survive it? That might seem like a stretch, but the talk at a recent Accelerate Madison technology program did highlight some of the few upsides of operating...

Many companies don't understand the true value of their data and networks to hackers and thieves. Following the compromise of 100 million credit card records, solution providers should double-check their clients' security posture. The Jan. 20 announcement by Heartland Payment Systems that a security breach left...

Gartner executive Mark McDonald says chief information officers must have a sense of urgency about helping their organizations weather the economic recession - four months of urgency, in fact. In particular, he told WTN that technology managers should have the urgency to demonstrate how information...

Tushaus Computer Services has named veteran executive Jack Gebhardt as its new president to serve along side founder and CEO Gregg Tushaus. The Milwaukee-based technology company provides a range of IT-related services from offices in Milwaukee, Madison, Green Bay, and Oshkosh. ...

Red Praire Corp., which last year announced plans to move to a new Delafield technology park, has instead extended its long-term lease with its current landlord and will not make the proposed move. Red Prairie, a provider of supply-chain and retail operations systems, is instead...

The Satyam scandal continues to reverberate, with a host of competing companies aiming to pick up some U.S. business and some big firms facing questions about why they did business with the Indian outsourcer. First, we should note that Satyam's ADR traded on the Nasdaq. As...