December, 1996 UniForum's IT Solutions

Table of Contents


Juggling Multiple Operating Systems
Large enterprises run two or more operating systems across a variety of platforms. How can IS departments manage them all, despite a lack of standards and changing technologies?
by Gael Core

Pipe Dreams
In this era of insatiable hunger for network bandwidth, several technologies--at varying stages of development--bid to become real solutions.
by O. Ryan Tabibian

Meeting the Demand for Mobile Computing
As mobile computing becomes ubiquitous and mission-critical, providing remote access to company networks and data is another stress for IS.
by Joe Mullich

The UniForum's IT Solutions 1996 Index
Our annual listing of the year's feature articles and columns is a quick reference to the issues, technologies and user studies that best reflect our rapidly changing industry.


From the Director
A word from our Executive Director
Change in the era of Web time

Behind the News
Analysis of industry events
Predictions of computer disasters; Encryption technology war escalates

Information Technology Demystified
A report from our Technical Steering Committee
Objects and distributed computing environments

Inside The Open Group
A report on emerging technology and standards
New CDE release merged with Motif

Home Page
Watching the World Wide Web
Accelerating your site into Web time

Concerning Your Career
Employment tips for open systems professionals
Intranets attract IS talent

SysAdmin Solutions
Tips for handling tasks
Supporting your company's road warriors

High Technology and the Law
A legal perspective on the open systems industry
Shrink-wrapped software licenses

Open Books
Reviews of current titles on open systems subjects
Two approaches to managing networks

The Analyst's Couch
Unbound opinions from industry observers
Feeling too secure on the Web


Corporate Sponsors
Current listings of vendor and end-user sponsors

Conferences, exhibitions, training and education

New Products
Latest releases for open systems

Affiliates and Alliances
The global backbone of UniForum


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