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Is business intelligence really worthwhile? You bet, according to Matt Redlon, CIO of Clario Analytics (formerly Decision Intelligence), and for reports that both complex and fundamental. Redlon, who recently spoke at a program of the Wisconsin Data Management Association, has designed web-based analytics and says...

Who will run Apple after its visionary chief executive and product guru Steve Jobs leaves? The question has been hanging over the company since last summer when Jobs appeared onstage at a conference looking terribly ill. Jobs, 53, underwent surgery for pancreatic cancer four years ago,...

While admitting to no wrong doing, Dell, Inc. has agreed to pay $3.85 million to settle a lawsuit regarding its trade practices. The suit was brought by 33 states, including Wisconsin, after Dell consumers complained about improper billings, promised rebates that were never received, and...

The state has given a six-figure job to a technology official who was fired five years ago by the Legislature after an audit questioned his management abilities and said he entered into a $1 million annual contract without getting bids. After his firing, Mark Wahl worked...

HK Systems, a New Berlin-based developer of automated material handling and supply chain software systems, has elevated Michael L. Gonzalez to the position of chief executive officer. Gonzalez had most recently served as the company's chief operating officer....

Madison, Wis. - For the second consecutive year, Inacom Information Systems was chosen as the Number One IT Consulting Firm and Number One IT Training Company by the 2008 InBusiness Magazine Executive Register. This achievement confirms Inacom's reputation as Madison's preferred technology partner and demonstrates Inacom's...

Rick Davidson, who has served as senior vice president of global information services for Manpower since 2003, has left the Milwaukee-based staffing and recruitment services firm to pursue other business interests. He will be succeeded by Denis Edwards, who joined Manpower in 2007....

By John McKee With unemployment rates climbing into the stratosphere and job prospects becoming increasingly tenuous, IT pros need to think strategically and act effectively to keep their heads above water. Here are some recommendations to help you safeguard your career during the months to come. Read...