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Highlights of the Week

* Open Text Puts RedDot to Enterprise 2.0 Use. We had an opportunity to chat with Stefanie Lightman, VP of Marketing at Open Text, to get the scoop on the new offering. * WebTrends Declares Data Independence. The new platforms (yes, plural!) are standards-based and make it possible to exchange data across the enterprise, free from the closed silos of mass-market Web analytics suites. * PacktPub 2008 Awards - Open Source Web CMS MVPs. This year promises great things from a variety of CMS systems and each has had its opportunity to wow the judges. * Microsoft Poised to Offer SharePoint 2007 SP2. Microsoft plans to ship Office SharePoint Server 2007 SP2 in early 2009 and will focus on improving the end-user experience. * Microsoft's Azure Cloud Services Platform. It offers both an operating system and a set of developer services that you can use individually or together.

Most Popular Articles

And these are the articles you couldn’t get enough of during the past week -- if page views are anything to go by, anyways. So what was your fancy? Hacking and security, Google Apps and maps, choices and results. * How They Hack Your Website: Overview of Common Techniques. Defense is your best offense. Know the basics. * Google Maps Get Better Eyesight With GeoEye-1. There is a new eye in the sky. * Google Apps Go Mobile, Starting with iPhone. What does Safari 3 have to do with Office applications on the iPhone? * Results: Most Popular CMS in Technorati's Top 100. What micro publishers are using today. * Five Reasons to Choose Vignette (or Not...) The company has been kicked around a little bit lately in the press. We give them an opportunity to press back. * Is Ning The Next Facebook or MySpace? Ning vs. MySpace. Oh, what fun we're having.

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