Clarity News (10 posts)
Are you Clarity-Ready? (April 7, 2013)
Implementing Clarity to support immature business processes can be a recipe for disaster. How mature is your organization? Are you Clarity-Ready?
GRC: Enterprise Risk object on MSSQL (January 25, 2013)
GRC: Enterprise Risk object on MSSQL unable to create a Boolean attribute.
Clarity: Investment ID Lookup On Transaction Details Page Shows Blank (January 24, 2013)
Note: this is a reprint of an announcement originally posted to the CA support portal. January 13, ...
CA Clarity™ Agile and CA Clarity™ Requirements, Winter 2013 (December 13, 2012)
We are pleased to announce that the Winter 2013 release of CA Clarity Agile (formerly CA Agile Vision) and CA Clarity Requirements (formerly CA Product Vision) is now available.
End of Service Announcement for CA Clarity PPM 12.1.X (November 30, 2012)
CA Technologies is discontinuing support for CA Clarity Project & Portfolio Manager 12.1.X (12.1 and service packs) beginning November 30, 2013.
News from the Field (10 posts)
When Project Plans Go Awry (April 12, 2013)
In the past few years, I have been able to peek inside many projects and project plans to review what has gone right and what has gone wrong - projects that may or may-not-have worked according to plan
Project Managers Unsung Heroes of Automation (February 15, 2013)
Top project managers have two things going for them, a robust and repeatable process, and leadership skills that that are founded on good communication, integrity, and the ability to influence.
5 Lessons Learned in Project Portfolio Management (PPM) Tool Implementation Projects (December 10, 2012)
Sales and Marketing for the companies that sell these tools have incredibly effective presentations that show expansive enterprise level reporting for Portfolios, Projects, Programs, Resource Management, Risk & Issues and much more.
6 Tips to Master the Art of Delegation (November 24, 2012)
If you’re struggling to know where and how you should delegate in your business or on your projects, take heed of the following six tips.
Tips for Avoiding Software Project Schedule Under-Estimating (November 17, 2012)
Software projects almost never seem to finish on time. How can you increase your chances of success in the planning and estimating stages?
Security News (10 posts)
50 million compromised in Evernote hack (March 8, 2013)
Tens of millions of online note takers found themselves worrying about their security Monday, as questions remained about a weekend hack of Evernote.
Software Defined Networking - A New Network Weakness (February 1, 2013)
Whether the underlying technologies used are OpenFlow or Overlay Virtual network, network virtualization solutions are based on a network controller which can be attacked in different ways.
Mobile Attacks Top the List of 2013 Security Threats (January 25, 2013)
For years, information security experts have predicted a spike in mobile malware. Will 2013 be the year of mobile attacks? And what other security threats are on the horizon?
WinMill Software Acquires CoreBlox (January 2, 2013)
WinMill Software, a privately held technology services company headquartered in Manhattan, today announced that it has acquired CoreBlox, an enterprise security services company based out of Framingham, MA.
U.S. appeals court revives workplace cybertheft lawsuit (December 31, 2012)
U.S. appeals court revived a chemical company's lawsuit accusing a former Toronto-area employee of using her home computer to steal trade secrets from its Connecticut server.
Technology News (10 posts)
Feds Looking to Make Health Data More User friendly to Tech Developers (May 16, 2013)
Feds Looking to Make Health Data More User friendly to Tech Developers
Windows 8 Grows Slow, XP Just Won't Go (May 3, 2013)
Micosoft is finding that less people are using Windows 8 and are instead continuing to use Windows XP.
How Cloud Computing Helps Cut Costs, Boost Profits (March 22, 2013)
Companies that are moving select IT capabilities to the cloud are saving money and increasing profits, which they are putting back into the business to increase headcount, boost wages and drive innovation.
BYOD to Change the Face of IT in 2013 (February 8, 2013)
The influx of younger workers and BYOD programs in 2013 will continue to shake up IT departments, according to new research reports. Should CIOs shift to a device-neutral service model?
Windows 8 - Enterprise IT Staff Need to Start Preparing Now (October 25, 2012)
On October 26, Microsoft will release Windows 8. If you and your staff don't know how you are going to deal with the deployment of this new Windows version by then, you are in trouble.
Union and Fund News (10 posts)
WinMill Software Announces Release of eMembership 2.0 (November 14, 2012)
WinMill Software announced today the release of eMembership 2.0, the next generation of their flagship membership and dues software system
What's New for eMembership in 2012! (January 2, 2012)
WinMill Software is scheduling a host of mobile-friendly features for eMembership in 2012.
Verizon workers headed for strike in New York (August 5, 2011)
Union workers in the Upstate New York facility seem resigned to the potential disruption in operations.
Union negotiations jeopardize Iowa prison system (August 4, 2011)
Governor Terry Brandstad has already increased correctional facility funding by $25 million to prevent hundreds of layoffs, but without amendments and concessions from both sides the current system is likely untenable.
Minnesota sugar plant locks out workers (August 2, 2011)
Operations at American Crystal Sugar came to a halt this week after approximately 1,300 union workers were locked out from the Moorhead, Minnesota, plant.
Wireless News (10 posts)
City to nearly double number of street cameras (March 18, 2012)
City Council on Monday agreed to expand Reading's security camera system, awarding a $650,000 contract to New York-based Let's Think Wireless.
City to expand security camera system beyond downtown (March 15, 2012)
Reading City Council has given police the go-ahead to nearly double the number of security cameras keeping watch of the city's streets.
2011 Best In Enterprise-Wide Mobility Deployment (December 13, 2011)
WINNER: Wireless "Eye" Deters Crime. Police department sees crime drops after deploying a wireless camera network throughout the city.
Expanding Surveillance (December 13, 2011)
Wireless video surveillance proves to be an economical solution for public safety
Wireless Mesh to the Rescue (November 29, 2011)
Bethlehem, Pa. uses surveillance system to dramatically increase police coverage.