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November 1, 2008 is the deadline for compliance with the federal Red Flag anti-identity theft regulations, warns attorney and columnist Mark Foley. In this edition of Digital Lex, Foley notes that even if these regulations do not specifically apply to your company, they establish a...

If you don't understand that information technology has become inextricably linked to the core business of most industries, then you don't understand IT, observes columnist James Carlini. In this edition of Carlini's Comments, he critiques the IT-belittling premise of Switch, Nicholas Carr's latest book....

Five Wisconsin companies, led by Fiserv, have made the annual Information Week 500 list of top technology companies. The list, which also includes Kohl's Corp., Marshfield Clinic, Metavante Technologies, and Schneider National, recognizes firms whose IT departments have moved the business forward....

For Alliant Energy Corp., the June 2008 floods in Iowa and Wisconsin posed the kind of disaster recovery scenario that keeps chief information officers up at night. David Cagigal, chief information technology officer for Alliant, didn't lose a lot of sleep thanks to a business...

A group of recent Wisconsin college graduates, armed with nothing but tech savvy and big dreams, hope to build the next mega dot.com business, according to WTN columnist Steven S. Clark. Hardin Design & Development may have started in the basement of a home, but...

The term “next-generation” facility may be overused, but local officials believe it applies to TEAM Companies' new Tier 3 data center on the Fitchburg Technology Campus. The data center, which opened last week, will provide storage and protection of corporate information, and potentially serve to...

Madison, Wis. - Devesys Technologies, Inc. announced today that the company has begun shipping TrakWeb 3.0, the newest version of their browser-based case tracking and investigation solution. Intended for large organizations with users scattered widely across the country or around the globe, TrakWeb 3.0...

Guri Sohi, former chairman of the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Computer Science Department, believes that computing talent at UW-Madison could attract more technology giants like Microsoft and Google to the Capital City. Sohi, who will work with people in the Barcelona Super Computing Center during a...