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Posts by Madeleine Lee

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From the experts | August 24, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
There have been a lot of headlines in the news recently about password security breaches. From “Russian Hackers Amass Over a Billion Internet Passwords” to “Stolen Passwords at Core of Breach”, or “New Vulnerabilities Expose User Passwords for Sites You Use.”, you should be alarmed. Related Posts One egg, many baskets How load balancing is helping deliver […]
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From the experts | August 16, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Much like the human brain, the typical data center uses only a fraction of its potential, with servers running at about 10% of their actual capacity. Imagine if we could turn that number around! In this issue of the Advisor we highlight how virtualization is creating new opportunities to optimize the data center. Whether it’s […]
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Culture | August 2, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Savvy organizations know that investing in talent management is essential to a company’s future success. In the war for talent, a great amount of research shows that employee development programs are becoming an increasingly vital weapon to improve employee commitment, business performance and retention. In a recent study conducted by assessment and development consultancy Cubiks, […]
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From the experts | July 27, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
While it’s true almost everyone is gung-ho about the benefits of virtualization these days, many organizations end up missing the boat on maximizing its greatest benefits – increased server utilization and consolidated workloads, lower energy costs, increased flexibility and easier system management.  Why? Maybe because they view virtualization as a magic bullet to solving all […]
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From the experts | June 22, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Editor’s note: our virtualization expert Stephen Akuffo weighs in on the Virtual Space Race Study blog series – see his notes below. You’ve probably researched how virtualization will simplify your IT infrastructure and allow you to do more with less. The benefits of virtualization seem almost too good to pass up: lower costs, less complexity […]
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Culture | June 21, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Every dog has its day, and on June 22, thousands of canine best friends are accompanying their owners to work for the 14th annual Take Your Dog to Work Day. But at many of North America’s Best Workplaces – including Google, Amazon and Build-A-Bear Workshop – have already unleashed their employees and let them bring their canine […]
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From the experts | June 13, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Managing proprietary and public-facing data is key to your core business, growth and reputation and means that it is necessary to manage business and data growth while also handling increased management complexities. Unfortunately, Data Quality is a term that is often misused or ignored,  and even causes alarm in organizations. In this 3-part series, I’ll explore: how to measure […]
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Culture | May 31, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Encouraging your employees to leave their cars at home improves more than just air quality   In honor of the Toronto Group Commute’s Bike to Work Day and Bike Month, we wanted to spread the word about green commuting. But biking isn’t the only way! Softchoice employees take advantage of anything from carpooling to public […]
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Culture | May 17, 2012 by Madeleine Lee
Your sustainability plan isn’t worth a beaver dam if your employees aren’t engaged in the strategy. This year when Softchoice was named to Canada’s Green 30, I wondered if there was a common thread among the organizations recognized. After reading more about them, I found that their employees’ feedback not only put them on the […]