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Reg readers take on Unified Comms

Webcast El Reg is broadcasting the results of last month's Tech Panel Unified Communications Study in an interactive webcast on 20th November at 2pm GMT (9am EST). Reg readers have shared your experiences and advice, into the state of, and best practice around, business communications today. Join our panel of seasoned analysts and …
Jamie Bodkin, 09 Nov 2009
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Live today: The El Reg VoIP webcast

The Register’s expert panel discusses the results from our recent VoIP mini-survey and gives the low-down on the choices, challenges and consequences of business VoIP solutions from 2pm BST today, live and online. Expect the usual cocktail of practical straight talking advice and healthy debate as panellists from The Register, …
Jamie Bodkin, 21 Oct 2009
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Service management: The state we're in

Webcast Last week we ran a live webcast on the huge topic of service management. This is now available on-demand. Our 60-minute webcast features industry analysts Martin Atherton and Tony Lock of Freeform Dynamics, who donning business and IT hats respectively, as they assess the development of service management across the organisation …
Jamie Bodkin, 15 Oct 2009
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HTC Hero up for grabs

Lucky Draw The Register is giving one lucky reader the chance to get his or her mitts on HTC’s latest Android phone — the HTC Hero, complete with a copy of CoPilot Live 8 with UK and European maps. HTC The HTC Hero includes a new user interface, multi-touch screen, 5MP camera and enhanced social networking functions. A slick 3.2-inch, …
Jamie Bodkin, 14 Oct 2009
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Have your say on service management

Webcast Service management: is it more than a made up phrase? Join The Register for some interactive chit chat as we tackle this daunting topic and answer questions from the Reg faithful live right now! In this webcast, the Reg panel discusses the development of service management in relation to IT and the business at large. Along the …
Jamie Bodkin, 07 Oct 2009
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Looking at the threat landscape

Regcast Be it Botnets or targeted attacks, increasingly sophisticated threats to your organisation are lurking just around the corner. Stay bang up to date on the latest techniques and how to best combat them by tuning into The Register’s Understanding The Threat Webcast. This 35 minute audio webcast with accompanying slide deck …
Jamie Bodkin, 16 Sep 2009
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LIVE NOW: The Register Agile Data Center Summit

Experts from Dell, Intel, VMware and Freeform Dynamics answer you questions and debate the strategies and solutions to help IT departments deliver market leading services from 12.30pm EST, 5.30pm BST today at the The Register Agile Data Center Summit. Tune into the action here. The Register Agile Data Summit aims to give …
Jamie Bodkin, 15 Sep 2009
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This is the El Reg Agile Data Center Summit

With less than a day to go, we are counting down the hours to our Agile Data Center Summit, tomorrow 12.30pm EST, 5.30pm BST. It’s live, fully interactive and broadcasting straight to your browser. Take a minute to reserve your spot . Featuring seasoned experts, leading analysts and you, our beloved readers, the event will …
Jamie Bodkin, 14 Sep 2009
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Sign up for The Register Agile Data Center Summit

The Register Agile Data Center Summit, a live interactive conference featuring analysis, insight and debate from experts at Freeform Dynamics, Dell, VMWare and Intel, beams live from Reg HQ on 15 September 5:30pm BST, 9:30am PST, 12:30am EST. Registration is now open. The Register Agile Data Center Summit begins with a review …
Jamie Bodkin, 19 Aug 2009
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Samsung Windows Mobile competition winners

Our congratulations to the following Reg readers who entered and our recent Samsung Windows Mobile competition. Richard Bogle of Edinburgh and Maria Reilly from Glasgow both win spanky new smartphones. Well done to the pair of you - your new handsets are winging their way over. Better luck next time to the rest of you. Keep a …
Jamie Bodkin, 07 Aug 2009
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Taking open source into the real world

Regcast Whether organisations benefit more from using open source-based solutions or those supplied from traditional proprietary software vendors is often debated at a theoretical level. In reality organisations use solutions that give them some form of business benefit or that address particular pain points, deploying a mix of …
Jamie Bodkin, 22 Jul 2009
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LIVE: Application Security Regcast

Regcast The Register’s Application Security Regcast is live now, Sign up and join our expert panel as they deliver practical advice and answers for tackling application security with limited budgets and looming deadlines. The panel kicks off with an overview, based on recent Register reader surveys, of the state of business and IT in …
Jamie Bodkin, 21 Jul 2009
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Win a Samsung C6625. Oh yes!

Lucky Draw The Register has teamed up with Microsoft to give two readers the chance to get their hands on the Samsung C6625 equipped with Windows Mobile 6.1. The handset features a 2.6” 262k tft screen, GSM Tri-band, HSDPA 3.6 MBPS connectivity for keeping in touch, a 2.0 megapixel camera with digital zoom, Assisted – GPS, 100MB of on- …
Jamie Bodkin, 16 Jul 2009
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Can outsiders improve MS-Exchange?

Regcast Last week Chris Scharff of Dell joined Gabriel Consulting’s Dan Olds in the Reg studio, to discuss the big challenges that organisations face in minding the company email. their This 30-minute audio exclusive with accompanying slides is available to download free of charge from the Reg Library. As email volumes soar, sorting …
Jamie Bodkin, 14 Jul 2009
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Web application security: It's scary out there!

Regcast Web applications are a daunting challenge for IT security professionals. So many application development software programs to take account of, so many frameworks to support, so many complex platforms to consider, so many more attack possibilities. What could possibly go wrong? This is the topic of our upcoming webcast: Jump …
Jamie Bodkin, 09 Jul 2009
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How to improve your application security

Regcast With major security breaches in the news almost daily, IT security practitioners are starting to pay more attention to the how rather than the why when it comes to application security. This is the topic of our upcoming webcast: Jump start your Application Security initiatives. This interactive event goes out live on July 21 at …
Jamie Bodkin, 30 Jun 2009
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Win a Samsung C6625!

Reg Lucky Draw The Register has teamed up with Microsoft to give two readers the chance to get their hands on the Samsung C6625 equipped with Windows Mobile 6.1. The handset features a 2.6” 262k tft screen, GSM Tri-band, HSDPA 3.6 MBPS connectivit for keeping in touch, a 2.0 megapixel camera with digital zoom, Assisted – GPS, 100MB of on- …
Jamie Bodkin, 29 Jun 2009
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TechNet Virtual Conference goes on-demand

Microsoft’s TechNet Virtual conference is now available on-demand. You can catch the proceedings at your own leisure here. Held on June 19, TechNet Virtual brought together Microsoft experts and the IT community. The Register was the official media sponsor. The conference ran in two separate “auditoriums” and was designed to …
Jamie Bodkin, 25 Jun 2009
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Demanding times for storage platforms

Regcast Our Regcast “Storage Platforms and Business Advantage” is now available on-demand . Our experts look at the pressures that ever-changing business requirements place on storage platforms. And the panel discusses the solutions that help to better align storage performance, protection and availability with business needs. Over 60 …
Jamie Bodkin, 23 Jun 2009
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Storage Platforms Regcast - Live today

Regcast Tune in at 2pm BST today (9am EST) as The Register's expert panel takes a live and interactive look at enterprise storage platforms. This Regcast explores the pressures that business requirements place on storage platforms and considers the solutions that can help organisations better align storage performance, protection and …
Jamie Bodkin, 17 Jun 2009
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Dell live Q&A on The Reg today

Webcast Dell will be facing questions from readers of The Register on its move into services with cloud-optimized SaaS offerings from 11am PST, 2pm EST, 7pm BST today. Listen to Dell talk about its new Modular Services and check out the slide deck for the company's take on: distributed device management service; software inventory and …
Jamie Bodkin, 16 Jun 2009
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Can Dell hack it as a services company?

The Register expert panel is quizzing Dell on its move into services with cloud-optimized SaaS offerings live and online. Register readers will able to join the debate and get answers to the questions that matter from (11am PST, 2pm EST, 7pm BST) on 16 June. Modular Service offerings from Dell claim to do a lot of things. …
Jamie Bodkin, 09 Jun 2009
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The Reg takes on storage platforms

Regcast Clear your diary for Wednesday 17 June 2pm BST (9am EST) and join The Register’s experts online for our next live and fully interactive Regcast – Storage platforms and business advantage. The webcast kicks off with a general introduction to the state of business and IT in today’s credit-crunched world. Our panel then explores …
Jamie Bodkin, 26 May 2009
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Win an HTC Touch Diamond2!

Reg Lucky Draw The Register has teamed up with our retail partner eXpansys to give one lucky reader the chance to get his or her hands on HTC's best handset yet, the Touch Diamond2. HTC Touch Diamond2 The Touch Diamond2 features a lovely 3.2-inch, 480 X 800 touch sensitive screen and Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE and HSDPA/WCDMA connectivity to …
Jamie Bodkin, 19 May 2009
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Sign up for The Register Agile Data Centre Summit

Clear some space in your diary and join us for The Register Agile Data Centre Summit at 4pm BST / 11am EST, 24 June. This fully interactive event features experts and analysts from The Register, Freeform Dynamics and leading vendors, who will describe, demonstrate and debate strategies and solutions that help IT departments …
Jamie Bodkin, 13 May 2009
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WAN optimisation: the good, the bad, or the ugly

The on demand version of this week's Regcast on WAN Optimisation is available from the Register Library . Dishing out expert opinions and advice, Tony Lock from Freeform Dynamics and Riverbed's Mark Lewis join Reg moderator Tim Phillips in the studio. The panel delivers a practical real world look at WAN optimisation, assesses …
Jamie Bodkin, 23 Apr 2009
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The WAN Optimisation Regcast: 2pm BST today

Regcast: Clear some space in your diary this afternoon and join our expert panel as they tackle WAN optimisation from 2pm onwards in a live and fully interactive Regcast. As more and more business processes become dependent on network connectivity, companies are finding that simply adding more bandwidth won't resolve many service issues …
Jamie Bodkin, 21 Apr 2009
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WAN optimisation: the experts' view

Regcast Clear some space in your diary for 2pm BST (9am EST) on 21 April, as The Register's expert panel tackle WAN optimisation in our next live and interactive Regcast. As more and more business processes become dependent on network connectivity, companies are finding that simply adding more bandwidth resolves few service issues. This …
Jamie Bodkin, 06 Apr 2009
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Are you making the most of your IT?

In recent weeks, The Register broadcast three live webcasts looking at software productivity for mid-sized businesses. They were all based on surveys we conducted with the Reg Technology Panel. And yes, they were sponsored by Microsoft and our analyst partner Freeform Dynamics. Reg moderator Tim Phillips kept our experts in line …
Jamie Bodkin, 25 Mar 2009
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The Register Security Webcast is available on-demand

Regcast The Register's most recent live broadcast, an expert look at the IT security issues affecting medium sized businesses, is now available on demand. Our panel considers the business drivers and constraints, examines the effect of the latest techniques on the evolving threat landscape, and answer a multitude of questions submitted …
Jamie Bodkin, 17 Mar 2009
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Live security webcast: 3pm GMT today

Regcast Our expert panel take to the studio at 3pm GMT today to tackle the topic of Security for mid-sized businesses, in our latest live, free and fully interactive webcast. Join in from the comfort of your desk as the panel considers the business drivers and constraints of medium-sized organisations, before examining the effect of the …
Jamie Bodkin, 04 Mar 2009
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How secure is your organisation?

Regcast Clear some space in your diary for Wednesday 4 March from 3pm (GMT) onwards and join the experts online for our next live and fully interactive Regcast. Our panel delivers an overview of IT security issues today, considers the business drivers and constraints for medium-sized organisations, and examines the effect of the latest …
Jamie Bodkin, 26 Feb 2009
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Security for medium-sized companies

Regcast The Register's latest live interactive webcast examines security from the perspective of middle-sized companies. It kicks off at 3pm GMT on 4 March. We are constantly told of security threats to business. Most times such reminders are pitched at the security policies, practices and tools for larger enterprises, or point-products …
Jamie Bodkin, 19 Feb 2009
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Business Intelligence for the masses

Regcast Last week we broadcast a show called Business Intelligence for the mid-market, which was based on research conducted with The Reg Tech Panel. This Regcast is now available on-demand. Business Intelligence for the mid-market sees our experts assess BI and why it’s relevant now more than ever. The team highlights findings from …
Jamie Bodkin, 05 Feb 2009
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Are you making the most of your IT?

RegCast The Register is teaming up with Microsoft and Freeform Dynamics for a live, interactive one-hour video workshop on the importance of effective IT use, and we want you to join us. Driving revenue with effective IT explores how we can all start to make the most of our IT to increase business performance - a highly desirable goal …
Jamie Bodkin, 03 Nov 2008