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IT - CxO
The Chief Data Officer: The CIO's Newest Ally
CIO, November 11th, 2019
As organizations shift to data-driven strategies, the CDO role is rising. But to succeed as an entity, the CIO and CDO must work in concert - with clear delineations in responsibilities
4 Top Trends Shaping Information Management
Information Management, November 11th, 2019
Before I get into the prevalent trends shaping information management, I would like to first clearly explain what IM is exactly and how it differentiates from data management
Why Cyber-Risk Is A C-Suite Issue
Dark Reading, November 12th, 2019
Organizations realize the scale of cyber-risk but lack counter-actions to build resilience
3 Security And Ethics Considerations For Modern-Day CISOs
SearchSecurity, November 11th, 2019
Many conversations today revolve around security and ethics. A strong CISO voice is crucial to keeping enterprises safe while embracing this critical cultural awakening
A 'First 100-Days' Plan For The New CIO
CIO, November 12th, 2019
SAIC CIO Nathan Rogers offers an approach for managing your new CIO job
How CIOs Can Get Along Better With The CMO
The Enterprisers Project, November 12th, 2019
Historically, CIOs and CMOs have often had an adversarial relationship. In the digital era, it's best to forge a partnership. CIOs share advice on how to build one
Risk-Based Digital Identity Benefits CIOs, CMOs And Customers
Search CIO, November 12th, 2019
Asking customers to reaffirm their digital identities by sharing private information undermines CX and data security. Instead, use a risk-based approach to digital identity
5 Cybersecurity CISO Priorities For The Future
InformationWeek, November 14th, 2019
Seven chief information security officers share their pain points and two-year spending plans
10 Reasons IT Leaders Fail At Innovation
CIO, November 15th, 2019
Tech leaders have been given an innovation mandate, but many still struggle to build a robust innovation capability. What's holding them back?
7 Reasons Why Your Business Needs A Password Manager
Fortress Identity, November 11th, 2019
Whether for personal use or for business purposes, password managers can help keep your credentials secure and prevent sensitive information from being leaked
The Myths Of Multifactor Authentication
Dark Reading, November 12th, 2019
Organizations without MFA are wide open to attack when employees fall for phishing scams or share passwords. What's holding them back?
Bankers, Here Are Nine Things Hackers Hope You Never Learn
Fortress Identity, November 11th, 2019
In my role as an advisor to financial institutions on mobile biometric authentication, I meet bankers from all over the world
IT - Storage
CQ3 2019 Hard Disk Drive Results
Forbes, November 14th, 2019
Here are some results reported in our latest Digital Storage Technology Newsletter
Datacenters Flush With All-Flash Storage
EnterpriseAI, November 11th, 2019
Storage based on all-flash NVM Express arrays is gaining a foothold in enterprise datacenters even as the overall server storage market stumbles
IT - Security
2019 Trending As Worst Year On Record For Data Breaches
Information Week, November 13th, 2019
New Risk Based Security report shows data breaches up 33.3% over last year so far
Phishing Attacks Are Increasingly Sophisticated: Here's How To Stay Safe
IT Security Guru, November 11th, 2019
The days of crude phishing attacks are a thing of the past
How Container Adoption Affects Container Security
SearchCloudSecurity, November 12th, 2019
Scalability and efficiency make container adoption an attractive option for enterprises today. Learn how containerization has evolved and grown since the release of Docker 1.0 five years ago
Unreasonable Security Best Practices vs. Good Risk Management
Dark Reading, November 13th, 2019
Perfection is impossible, and pretending otherwise just makes things worse. Instead, make risk-based decisions
What You Need To Know About The New OWASP API Security Top 10 List
CSO Online, November 14th, 2019
APIs now account for 40% of the attack surface for all web-enabled apps. OWASP has identified 10 areas where enterprises can lower that risk
Evaluating Cyber Risk During The Holiday Season
HelpNet Security, November 15th, 2019
Fears of data loss, identity theft and fraud are leaving American consumers on edge this holiday season, and they're prepared to hold their financial institution responsible for the damages
How Does Your Cyber Resilience Measure Up?
Dark Reading, November 14th, 2019
The security measures companies take today may not be enough for tomorrow's cyber assault, but switching to a proactive, risk-based framework may better protect your organization
Wednesday, November 20th, 2019: 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
How People Analytics Informs HR Strategy
Business 2 Community, November 12th, 2019
Let's face it- technology has our brains inundated with unprecedented amounts of information
Tech Leaders Summit: How To Start Your RPA And AI Journey
Information Age, November 11th, 2019
A lot of organisations already understand the benefits of RPA and AI but find it hard to know how to get started. Who should be involved?
The More Data, The Better The AI, Isn't It?
jaxenter, November 12th, 2019
In this session, speaker Michael Kieweg will discuss data and AI and the relationship between the two
Why Business Leaders Are Short Sighted On AI
ZDNet, November 15th, 2019
A new white paper tracks a big blind spot among business leaders considering implementing artificial intelligence
IT - Humor
The Jig Is Up
ComputerWorld, November 11th, 2019
Join the tech workforce for high-voltage adventure!
Throwback Thursday: Oh, Sorry, Did Someone Sell Off Half Of Your Capacity?
ComputerWorld, November 14th, 2019
And are you sure that that metaphorical pipe is draining FLOODwater?
IT - Technology
SHAKEN/STIR: Finally! A Solution to Caller ID Spoofing?
Dark Reading, November 12th, 2019
The ubiquitous Caller ID hasn't changed much over the years, but the technology to exploit it has exploded. That may be about to change
IT - Blockchain
Blockchain To Help CBP Track Canadian Energy Imports
GCN, November 12th, 2019
The Department of Homeland Security's Customs and Border Protection is looking adapt a Canadian firm's blockchain application to track oil and natural gas shipments coming into the U.S. over the northern border
Early Lessons On Blockchain: Companies A Long Way From Widespread Adoption
CIODive, November 13th, 2019
Though most blockchain adoption cases at an enterprise level are still in the early stage, there's lessons to be gleaned from their experiences
C-Suite Executives Explain Why Virtual Reality Is A Boon For Business
InsiderPro, November 11th, 2019
Virtual reality, augmented reality and the overall field of spatial computing may be more typically seen as topics for academic researchers and those in the entertainment market
The 22 Best Project Management Tools For Business
CIO, November 14th, 2019
Having the right set of tools to tackle analytics, requirements, change, and project progress will help project managers perform at their best
IT - Operations
12 Tips For Dealing With A Manipulative Security Manager
Dark Reading, November 15th, 2019
Don't let yourself be stuck in an unhealthy work environment with a toxic manager who takes advantage of your talent
Compare Offerings From 3 Major Desktop-As-A-Service Providers
SearchVirtualDesktop, November 11th, 2019
Three desktop-as-a-service providers, Citrix, VMware and Microsoft, all offer virtual desktops as a part of their cloud services. Delve into the pros and cons of their offerings.
IT - Database
How To Choose A Database For Your Application
InfoWorld, November 11th, 2019
From performance to programmability, the right database makes all the difference. Here are 12 key questions to help guide your selection
IT - Server
Converged vs. Hyper-Converged Infrastructure Requirements
SearchConvergedInfrastructure, November 13th, 2019
Companies considering convergence should compare the features, benefits and limitations of CI and HCI, and look at which workloads drive organizations to data center convergence
IT - DevOps
Achieving Organizational Change Through Scaled DevOps, November 14th, 2019
The rapid pace of technological change has had a major impact on customer expectation, forcing IT decision-makers to adopt agile processes to ensure the continual delivery of innovation
How DevOps Is Driving The Demand For Cross-Platform Tools, November 15th, 2019
The demands of modern business mean companies today want choice when it comes to the technology they deploy
The 20 Best DevOps Podcasts, November 15th, 2019
The truth is podcasting is hard and it takes considerable work to create something special
The Time Has Come For An Engineering Approach To DevOps, November 11th, 2019
Do you want to know how to do DevOps?
IT - Cloud
IT Professionals Deem Hybrid Cloud As Most Secure
HelpNet Security, November 15th, 2019
Enterprises plan to aggressively shift investment to hybrid cloud architectures, with respondents reporting steady and substantial hybrid deployment plans over the next five years, according to a Nutanix survey
Public Cloud Revenue Set To Grow 17% In 2020, According To Gartner
Information Age, November 12th, 2019
While Saas will remain the largest market segment, IaaS secures highest growth in 2020 due to data centre consolidation
Taking Responsibility For Security In The Cloud
ComputerWeekly, November 12th, 2019
From accidental leaks to full-on data breaches, maintaining security across cloud services is becoming a headache for enterprises
Why Ocean Spray's CTO Hit Pause On Cloud Migration
CIODive, November 13th, 2019
Jamie Head expected things to break technologically. His job was to make sure the rest of the business understood that, too
IT - Networks
How Can SD-WAN And Edge Computing Services Work Together?
SearchNetworking, November 13th, 2019
Organizations may want to consider the effect SD-WAN and edge computing could have when combined. Make sure to consider all options before choosing a combination model, however
5G: What IT Leaders Need To Know
The Enterprisers Project, November 14th, 2019
5G networks promise fast speeds and low latency: That's a big deal in an era when data is gold
SD-WAN Explained In 15 Key Terms And Phrases
HPE News, November 15th, 2019
This SD-WAN glossary delves into the various capabilities, technologies and components that encompass SD-WAN, explained with 15 concise definitions
The Top 10 Network Security Best Practices To Implement Today
SearchNetworking, November 15th, 2019
Even as security techniques improve, attackers are becoming more adept. Learn about 10 network security best practices and how they can keep your network secure
IT - IoT
IoT In 2020: The Awkward Teenage Years
Networkworld, November 15th, 2019
The internet of things will see more growth in 2020, along with more growing pains - security, lack of complete solutions
IT - Careers
8 Cybersecurity Jobs That Require Project Management Skills
Information Management, November 14th, 2019
Juggling a number of tasks and making sure the end results occur on time and on budget are just a few of the tasks an effective project manager takes on
IT - Virtualization
Full Virtualization Vs. Paravirtualization: What Are The Key Differences?
SearchServerVirtualization, November 12th, 2019
Full virtualization and paravirtualization both enable hardware resource abstraction, but the two technologies differ when it comes to isolation levels
IT - Backup
8 Backup & Recovery Questions To Ask Yourself
Information Week, November 14th, 2019
Don't wait until after a disaster, DDoS, or ransomware attack to learn just how good your backups really are
IT - Big Data
10 Data And Analytics Trends For 2020
InformationWeek, November 12th, 2019
Data and analytics are permeating all parts of the digital enterprise. Here are the trends you need to watch in the years ahead
10 Strategic Trends That Will Drive Data Management In 2020
HealthData Management, November 12th, 2019
The New Year is only weeks away, but it will mark major changes in how organizations manage and use data
TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for October 2019
insideBIGDATA, November 12th, 2019
In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA
IT - Encryption
Don't Rush Quantum-Proof Encryption, Warns NSA Research Director
Nextgov, November 15th, 2019
Quantum computers could crack the codes that secure the world's digital information
IT - Developer
What Makes A Great Software Developer?
AmongTech, November 12th, 2019
Software experts are of great demand nowadays and the list of the main requirements that a developer must confirm to is getting bigger each year
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