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CARTOON: Patched-together IT systems can leave travelers tied up after M&A

When airlines undergo mergers and acquisitions (M&A)—and they frequently do—it means merging IT systems, too, if they don’t rebuild IT infrastructure from scratch or run the systems separately. Merging is the choice companies often make, and it can also be the riskiest. Jumbled IT systems can cause outages and critical system failures, threatening to ground […]

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What Do IT Leaders Wish For? Survey shows what areas US IT leaders want to improve the most

Ask any IT leader, and they’ll have a special wish list. For some, it might be waking up to a streamlined, agile and responsive IT infrastructure. For others, it could be the ability to transform their business with painless, seamless integration. And for others, it might be finding the silver lining in hybrid cloud adoption. […]

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CARTOON: Ignoring software update pop-ups? You may get a ransom note instead.

Hackers prey on complacency like thieves checking cars in a parking lot: They don’t have to break windows if you leave the doors unlocked. They bet organizations won’t make simple software updates, and they’re often right. Just look at the WannaCry attacks earlier this year. The ransomware was designed to exploit a known weak spot […]

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