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Office 365 users can now use Azure Active Directory for identity management solutions. Expert Brien Posey explores how that product differs from Active Directory Domain Services.
The American Society for Clinical Pathology moved most of its educational lab slides to the cloud, lessening the possibility of broken or lost slides and providing easier access.
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Workers at Lieberman Research Worldwide connect to HighGround for continuous performance management and use results to drive training on the Litmos learning management system.
Could blockchain -- with its ability to validate facts and transactions -- promote efficiencies in recruitment and other areas of concern for HR leaders? We take a look.
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