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• Some IT job skill salaries are jumping, DICE survey finds. Read more details here.

• 3 days, 3 million new iPads sold, Apple says. Cnet has the details. Read more details here.

• Cisco mulls launching of company for software-defined networking, eWeek says. Read more details here.

• Cisco offers service to secure employee devices for customers. Reuters has the details. Read more details here.

• IBM, RainStor to tackle big data analytics in secure environment. Read more details here.