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IT - CxO
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The Hidden Costs Of Outsourcing
CIO, September 30th, 2020
Calculating the total cost of IT services has always been a challenge, but the changing nature of IT coupled with unexpected expenses revealed during the COVID-19 crisis could leave your organization exposed to even more surprises charges
CIOs Say Security Must Adapt To Permanent Work-From-Home
CIO, September 30th, 2020
Both private- and public-sector CIOs see many more employees permanently working remotely, and say security needs to adapt to new threats and how they communicate
5 Must-Read Harvard Business Review Articles In October
The Enterprisers Project, October 1st, 2020
Check out these five thought-provoking HBR articles, curated especially for CIOs and IT leaders
Breaking Analysis: CIOs Report Slow Thawing Of Spending Freezes - Expect 2% Growth In 2021
WIKIBON, October 3rd, 2020
In the most recent September ETR spending survey, CIOs expect a slight sequential improvement in Q4 spending relative to Q3 - but still down 4% from Q4 2019. So the picture is still not pretty but not bleak either. Firms are adjusting to the 'new abnormal' and are taking positive actions that can be described as a slow thawing of the deep freeze.
Campbell CIO: ERP Modernization Key To Absorbing $5B Acquisition
CIODIVE, September 29th, 2020
With the database swap, Campbell Soup Company is taking an incremental approach to a systems upgrade as it seeks real-time analytics
CIOs Discuss The Promise Of AI And Data Science
Datamation, October 3rd, 2020
Today's CIOs not only get the business potential from driving analytical organizations, but also what gaps need to be fixed to deliver maximum value from analytics
CXOs Still Trust Gut Instinct Over Data As Data Driven Cultures Easier Said Than Done, Says Alation Report
ZDNet, September 30th, 2020
The biggest takeaway is that 65% of data professionals said their company's C-level executives ignore data when making business decisions
Fedex CIO Rob Carter Shares His Experience, And IT Outlook
DataCenter Knowledge, September 29th, 2020
In his upcoming Interop Digital keynote address, Fedex's Rob Carter will be discussing how the logistics giant has evolved its IT strategy and where technology goes from here
IT Spending, Priorities, Projects: What's Ahead In 2021
InformationWeek, October 2nd, 2020
CIOs spent a huge portion of their 2020 IT budgets early in the year to move workers home. Cyber security is among the top priorities for 2021
What CIOs Need To Know About Hardening It Infrastructure
SearchCIO, September 28th, 2020
Infrastructure hardening is an ongoing, proactive way of life for CIOs and their IT teams. Here, we provide guidance to ensure that hardening is planned and implemented successfully
What It Takes To Be A Transformational CISO
CSO Online, October 1st, 2020
The skills and traits of effective change leaders.
IT - CxO Events
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CSO: Developing New Best Practices for Managing Identity (Oct. 6th)
Tuesday, October 6th, 2020: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
CSO virtual roundtables present a unique opportunity to safely connect with colleagues facing similar challenges in a collaborative virtual setting.
BWG: A Cloud First Strategy (Oct 13th)
Tuesday, October 13th, 2020: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
BWG Connect invites senior IT managers to participate in a candid interactive industry discussion. Hear from your peers about concrete lessons learned & real-world challenges faced during these unprecedented times.
CSO: Leveraging Identity Management (Oct 7th)
Wednesday, October 7th, 2020: 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Join us Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at 11:00am ET to learn how top CSOs are driving digital transformation in the current economic and work environment
How Do You Envision the Office of the Future for Print?
Tuesday, October 13th, 2020: 11:00 PM to 12:00 PM
Join us Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 11am PT/ 2pm ET to discuss the operational implications for print and print-dependent functions in the hybrid workplace.
CIO: Cost Optimization Strategies for Business Transformation (Oct 13th)
Tuesday, October 13th, 2020: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
BWG: Accelerating the New Intelligent Data Center (Oct. 14th)
Wednesday, October 14th, 2020: 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM
BWG Connect invites senior IT managers to participate in a candid interactive industry discussion. Hear from your peers about concrete lessons learned & real-world challenges faced during these unprecedented times.
Evanta: Global CIO Virtual Executive Summit (Oct. 15th)
Thursday, October 15th, 2020: 8:00 AM to 1:15 PM PST
Come together with other Global CIOs and CTOs who lead large, multinational organizations at this exclusive virtual summit. Engage in candid discussions, dive deep into critical issues and validate strategies with other enterprise heads of IT and technology on the challenges unique to complex, multinational operations.
Evanta: Florida CIO Virtual Executive Summit (Oct. 29th)
Thursday, October 29th, 2020: 8:00 AM to 1:15 PM
Come together with your peers virtually to tackle top business challenges through peer-driven content and discussions at the Florida CIO Virtual Executive Summit.
IT - Storage
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Comparing 7 Storage Network Protocols
SearchStorage, September 28th, 2020
Compare characteristics of common storage network protocols, such as iSCSI, Fibre Channel, FCoE, NFS, SMB/CIFS, HTTP and NVMe-oF, to decide which one is best suited to your needs
Erasure Coding vs RAID: Data Protection In The Cloud Era
ComputerWeekly, September 28th, 2020
Erasure coding has come to prominence with its use in object storage and, by extension, in the cloud. We run the rule over its pros and cons vs RAID data protection
SSDs at 30TB and More
StorageNewsletter, September 29th, 2020
The last market for HDDs will be high-capacity nearline drives. 2.5-inch units are almost dead under the pressure of SSDs
7 Steps To Retiring Storage Hardware Safely And Efficiently
SearchStorage, September 30th, 2020
Organizations put a lot of thought into the storage equipment they purchase. The decision to retire that same hardware should get just as much consideration
IT - Security
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9 Tips To Prepare For The Future Of Cloud & Network Security
Dark Reading, September 28th, 2020
Cloud and network security analysts outline trends and priorities businesses should keep top of mind as they grow more reliant on cloud
IT Leaders Think Remote Workers Are At Greater Risk Of Cyberattacks
ITProPortal, September 29th, 2020
Phishing and ransomware, BYOD risks and unsecured Wi-Fi connections are all major headaches for IT leaders
Cybersecurity Testing Essentials For Mergers And Acquisitions
SearchSecurity, September 28th, 2020
Before moving forward with an M&A, conduct some cybersecurity testing to ensure your company knows how the acquired company protects data, employees and customers
'It Won't Happen To Me': Employee Apathy Prevails Despite Greater Cybersecurity Awareness
Dark Reading, October 1st, 2020
To protect your organization from all emerging file-borne threats, the security and leadership teams must align to develop a streamlined approach to file security
5 Data Security Tips For Offboarding Employees
Business 2 Community, September 28th, 2020
Offboarding employees presents serious data security risks. Are you worried about the damage a terminated employee could cause with access to your sensitive corporate information, account passwords, and other proprietary data?
A Guide To The NIST Cybersecurity Framework
Dark Reading, September 30th, 2020
With cybersecurity threats growing exponentially, it has never been more important to put together an efficient cyber-risk management policy, and NIST's framework can help
Cybersecurity Lessons Learned From Data Breaches And Brand Trust Matters
HelpNet Security, September 28th, 2020
Your brand is a valuable asset, but it's also a great attack vector. Threat actors exploit the public's trust of your brand when they phish under your name or when they counterfeit your products
Dispelling Myths Around AI Within Cyber Security
Information Age, September 28th, 2020
Peter Margaris, head of product marketing at Skybox Security, looks to dispel myths around artificial intelligence (AI) within cyber security
How To Secure The Enterprise Of Things
eWeek, September 28th, 2020
The enterprise and the IT powering it are boosting productivity to new levels. While we used to have manual processes for accounting, sales and front office jobs, now that can be completed through new technologies and devices, such as connected sensors for process control or stock keeping, point of sale systems and access control
Managing Cybersecurity For Your Kids
TechTalks, September 30th, 2020
Technology is here to stay, and it continues to advance and grow all the time. Because of its prominent place in the world, it can seem like today's generation is practically born with an iPhone in hand
Security Pros Face Sanctions If They Help Ransomware Victims Pay
ComputerWeekly, October 2nd, 2020
New advisory from the US government warns cyber insurance and incident response specialists that they could be skating on thin ice if they help ransomware victims pay their attackers off
The Biggest Cyber Threats Organizations Deal With Today
HelpNet Security, September 30th, 2020
Microsoft has released a new report outlining enterprise cyberattack trends in the past year (July 2019 - June 2020) and offering advice on how organizations can protect themselves
The Most Famous DDOS Attacks In History
TheNextWeb, September 30th, 2020
Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are now everyday occurrences
Cyberthreats Are Getting More Intense
ITProPortal, September 30th, 2020
Microsoft says hacking groups are getting harder to spot. In the past year, cybercriminals have become a lot more sophisticated, a new report from Microsoft shows.
3 Common Election Security Vulnerabilities Pros Should Know
SearchSecurity, October 1st, 2020
Election security remains top of mind for many right now, with Nabil Hannan discussing vulnerabilities like remote breaches, new attack surfaces and poor current controls
IT - CRM
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The Sure-Fire Signs That B2B Sales And Marketing Teams Need A CRM [Infographic]
Business 2 Community, September 29th, 2020
Pandemic has flipped the business world upside down, and B2B companies are not an exception to the rule
IT - Technology
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Airbus Unveils Three Concepts For Hydrogen-Powered Commercial Planes
CNET, September 30th, 2020
The concepts, which range from a turboprop commuter plane to a blended wing design, would fly with modified gas turbine engines that burn liquid hydrogen as fuel
11 New Technologies Impacting Product-Based Businesses
Business 2 Community, October 1st, 2020
As technology advances by leaps and bounds, its impact on the business world is growing exponentially. For product-based businesses in particular, leveraging the right technology is key when it comes to manufacturing, promoting, advertising and commercializing offerings
Gas Up Your Mac: Apple Patents Hydrogen Fuel Cells For MacBooks And iPads
techradar.pro, September 30th, 2020
Apple could get even more green with an iHydrogen portable charger - but it's just a patent for now
Thunderbolt 4 Products Fix A Big USB-C Problem
CNET, September 30th, 2020
You'll soon be able to plug more monitors, external drives and other devices into your laptop
IT - ERP
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6 Challenges Of Agile At Scale For ERP
CIO, September 29th, 2020
Overcoming these challenges are key to using agile for an ERP implementation. It's well worth the effort
Nike's ERP Overhaul Supporting Consumer-First Strategy
CIODIVE, October 1st, 2020
As part of the technology in Nike's consumer-direct acceleration strategy, the company is working to replace its enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, said Courtney Kissler, VP, Nike Global Technology at Nike
IT - BI
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How To Measure Effectiveness Of Your Security Operations With Soar And Business Intelligence (+Video)
Security Boulevard, September 30th, 2020
Rising above the daily firefighting to actually measure the effectiveness of your security operations is easier said than done.
IT - Operations
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Why IT Leaders Need To Focus On Internal Comms
ITProPortal, September 30th, 2020
Why comms is essential for IT managers
IT - Linux
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Could Windows Become Part Of Linux? This Open Source Legend Thinks So
IoT Agenda, October 1st, 2020
Moving Windows entirely to Linux makes a great deal of financial sense for the software giant
The Preservation And Continuation Of The Iconic Linux Journal
Linux Journal, September 30th, 2020
As we welcome the return of Linux Journal, it's worth recognizing the impact of the September 22nd announcement of the magazine's return and how it sparked many feelings of nostalgia and excitement in thousands among the Linux community
PeopleTek News
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Relationships And Staying Connected
PeopleTek News, October 1st, 2020
Everything we do right now - from sending emails to making calls to sending texts - is more important than ever. How we make people feel now is going to linger longer than these turbulent times - Barbara Palmer
IT - Cloud
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Comparing Edge Computing Vs. Cloud Computing
IoT Agenda, October 2nd, 2020
IT administrators don't need to choose between the edge and the cloud, but they need to know the pros and cons of each technology to best incorporate them in business operations
How Public Cloud Vendors Tackle Confidential Computing
SearchCloudComputing, September 29th, 2020
Confidential computing is an emerging cloud technology, and the major cloud platforms have all addressed it with different strategies around usability and scale
WW Quarterly Cloud IT Infrastructure Up 34% Y/Y In 2Q20
StorageNewsletter, October 2nd, 2020
Storage platforms fastest growing segment with spending increasing 21% to $27.8 billion
IT - DR
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Business Continuity Plans: 4 Updates To Make Now
The Enterprisers Project, September 29th, 2020
The COVID -19 pandemic has been a painful lesson for businesses without a strong business continuity plan. Consider these tips to ensure that your plan is up to date
IT - Networks
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114 5G Commercial Networks Now Live Worldwide
HelpNet Security, September 29th, 2020
Mobile network operators continued to bring 5G networks online despite the pandemic and economic downturn, even as new 5G subscriber growth tempered in some areas, according to 5G Americas
Network Monitoring Market Converges With Security Analytics
SearchNetworking, September 28th, 2020
As cyber attacks increase and enterprise networks require threat detection and protection, network monitoring and security analytics are converging for more comprehensive visibility
IT - IoT
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'Shadow IoT': The Growing Corporate Security Blindspot
techradar.pro, September 29th, 2020
Businesses, manufacturers, and legislators each have their own role to play to manage the risks of 'shadow IoT'
IoT Is Vital For Our Future Success, Say 87% Of Businesses
AiTHORITY, October 1st, 2020
Vodafone Business launches its 2020 IoT Spotlight report, focused on the impact IoT is having on businesses at a time when their digital capabilities are put to the test by the COVID-19 pandemic.
IT - Careers
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How Can I Negotiate For This Job?
Ask The Headhunter, September 28th, 2020
A reader doesn't know how much is too much to negotiate for, in the September 29, 2020 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter.
How To Be A Better Remote Manager: 6 Tips
The Enterprisers Project, September 30th, 2020
For leaders, making the adjustment from managing by walking around to managing remotely can prove tricky. Consider this advice for remote managers
IT - Virtualization
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An Overview Of Xen Cloud Platform Components, Features
SearchServerVirtualization, September 28th, 2020
Xen's open source product, XCP, enables admins to perform various virtualization operations, such as live migrations and VM lifecycle management
Oracle VM Virtualbox Review
ServerWatch, September 28th, 2020
Oracle VM VirtualBox is a free, open-source virtualization software product that can create emulated machines on Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and Oracle Solaris systems. Its high customizability makes it a popular choice for tech-savvy users
IT - Email
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Microsoft 365 E3 Vs. Office 365 E3: What Admins Need To Know
SearchWindowsServer, September 28th, 2020
The rumors of Office 365's death have been greatly exaggerated. Microsoft still offers an Office 365 E3 plan, but how does it stack up to the Microsoft 365 E3 plan?
So You Need Email For Your Business. What Are Your Options?
CloudSavvy IT, September 28th, 2020
Email communication is an important part of doing business. Having email coming from your own domain name makes your business look more credible than using a personal email, and many business email providers will include much more storage as well
IT - Backup
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Backup Audit: What Is A Backup Audit And Why Do We Need Them?
ComputerWeekly, October 2nd, 2020
Backup and recovery are vital components to protect against data loss, whether technical or causes such as ransomware. So how can a backup audit help protect our key assets?
Best Data Protection Companies 2020
techradar.pro, September 29th, 2020
Ensure top-notch data security first with these data protection companies
IT - Big Data
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The Future Of Unstructured Data Management
Gigaom, September 30th, 2020
One of the most interesting and successful research projects I've worked on lately was the one about unstructured data management. Our clients loved the Key Criteria and Radar reports, and I had many fascinating conversations with vendors and users about what is coming next in this space
IT - Encryption
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4 Hot Areas For Encryption Innovation
CSO Online, September 28th, 2020
Researchers are making progress on a variety of approaches to strengthen encryption techniques and algorithms. Here are some of the hottest areas in cryptographic research
What Are The Top Secure Data Transmission Methods?
SearchSecurity, September 30th, 2020
Safe information transfer is a must for modern organizations, but not all secure data transmission methods are equal. Explore your secure data transfer options in this tip
IT - Tape
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One Million TB: Here's The World's Highest Capacity Tape Library
techradar.pro, September 29th, 2020
The arrival of LTO-9 tape, albeit with a lower 18TB capacity, means that tape library systems are set for a bumper upgrade
DDN News
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DDN Storage Ranks Number One In Intersect360 User Survey For Storage
DDN News, September 29th, 2020
DDN, the world's largest private storage company and leader in intelligent infrastructure solutions was consistently rated number one by users in technical execution, future purchases, innovation, operational roadmap
Tintri News
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Why Tintri?
Tintri News, October 1st, 2020
We're the storage company that doesn't talk about IOPS, dollars-per-gigabyte or other table stakes
RSA News
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Big C Or Little C - The C In GRC, Quantifying Risk Compliance
RSA News, September 29th, 2020
When talking about the 'C' in GRC there is a big C and a little c. The big C is your compliance program, the little 'c' is just another risk. How do you quantify the risk of being non-compliant? The stakes can be pretty high.
Cisco News
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Cisco Completes Acquisition Of Babblelabs To Deliver Noise Removal & Speech Enhancement For The Webex Platform
Cisco News, October 1st, 2020
Cisco completes acquisition of BabbleLabs to improve video meeting experience with noise removal and speech enhancement technology. BabbleLabs technology currently in Cisco customer trials; general availability for Webex Meetings desktops and select Webex Room devices set for October
Cisco Named A Leader In Aragon Research Globe For Team Collaboration 2020
Cisco News, October 2nd, 2020
industry analyst firm Aragon Research published their annual Aragon Research Globe for Team Collaboration, and I am thrilled to announce that Cisco has again been identified as a Leader
Cisco's New Partnership Opportunities Bridge The Divide Between IT And OT
Cisco News, October 2nd, 2020
IoT, also known as the 'Internet of things,' is one of the OGs of technology buzz words. From software to wearables, just about every technology company and sensor provider has a different definition of IoT and its application to their market
Know Who Is On Your Network And What They Are Doing
Cisco News, October 1st, 2020
Cisco Stealthwatch is the most comprehensive network traffic security, visibility, and analytics solution, using enterprise telemetry from the existing network infrastructure
HP News
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Breakthrough Design Meets Adaptive Intelligence And Boundary Breaking Performance With New HP Spectre X360 14
HP News, October 2nd, 2020
HP Inc. unveiled the HP Spectre x360 14, offering the viewability of a 15-inch device with the mobility of a 13.5-inch form factor for the ultimate browsing, reading, editing, and viewing experience
HP Expands Bug Bounty Program To Validate Office-Class Ink And Toner Cartridge Security
HP News, October 1st, 2020
Ethical hackers have an opportunity to discover vulnerabilities in the interfaces between the printer and HP Original Ink and Toner cartridges
HP Inc. And The Lagrant Foundation Launch Technology + Social Innovation Program To Increase Diversity In Communication
HP News, October 1st, 2020
Inaugural program focuses on creating career opportunities for diverse communications talent; Builds on HP's broader efforts including ongoing program with Historically Black Colleges and Universities
HP Introduces New Era Of Virtual Reality For Developers And Enterprises
HP News, September 30th, 2020
The world's most intelligent VR headset'1' with state-of-the-art sensor system captures physiological responses for a unique user-centric experience; Developers can now design applications that adapt to each user and take VR experiences to the next level
HP Spectre X360 14 Offers 2-In-1 Buyers Another Tall-Screen Option
CNET, October 1st, 2020
Part of Intel's Evo program, the convertible's 3:2-ratio display has about 20% more vertical viewing space than typical 16:9 widescreens
AWS News
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AWS Announces General Availability Of Amazon Timestream
AWS News, October 3rd, 2020
New serverless time series database for IoT and operational applications can scale to process trillions of time series events per day up to 1,000 times faster than relational databases, and at as low as 1/10th the cost
Top 10 AWS News And Updates During The COVID-19 You Should Know About
AiTHORITY, September 28th, 2020
Top 10 AWS news of 2020 would help you stay ahead of the curve in understanding where Cloud management solutions are heading to with the AIOps, Edge and Customer Experience tools
VMware News
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Lumen Teams With VMware To Expand Edge Compute Capabilities For The 4th Industrial Revolution
VMware News, September 29th, 2020
At VMworld 2020, Lumen Technologies (NYSE: LUMN) and VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) announced a significant collaboration covering edge compute, networking, and security
The Relevance Of Network Security In An Encrypted World
VMware News, September 29th, 2020
Hiding malware in encrypted network traffic is a tactic increasingly employed by bad actors to conceal attacks. By one estimate, 60% of cyberattacks carried out in 2019 would leverage encryption, and that was predicted to increase another 10% in 2020
VMware And Nvidia To Enable Next-Gen Hybrid Cloud Architecture And Bring AI To Every Enterprise
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
300,000-plus VMware Customers Can Benefit from Unified Management of NVIDIA AI Software with All Apps, Tap into Security, Acceleration Capabilities of NVIDIA BlueField-2 DPU
VMware Announces Future Ready Workforce Solutions To Address The Needs Of The Distributed Workforce
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
VMware Secure Access Service Edge Platform Adds New Capabilities to Empower Organizations to Intelligently Manage and Better Secure Access to Applications and Information
VMware Delivers Intrinsic Security To The World's Digital Infrastructure
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
New Innovations Advance Security for Public and Private Clouds, Security Operations and Distributed Workforces
VMware Delivers The Next Wave Of Virtual Cloud Network Innovation To Connect And Protect Today's Distributed, Multi-Cloud Enterprise
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
Businesses today, and the IT and application development teams supporting them, are racing to adapt to a new normal
VMware Empowers Customers To Build Their Multi-Cloud Future
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
VMware's Multi-Cloud Strategy Unlocks the Value From Any Cloud While Delivering Better Security and Simplified Operations
VMware Expands Tanzu Portfolio And Partnerships To Accelerate Customers' Infrastructure And Application Modernization Efforts
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
VMware Tanzu Turns One, Celebrates Year of Achievements with Updates to Tanzu Support for VMware Cloud on AWS, Azure VMware Solution, and Oracle Cloud VMware Solution, and a Partnership with GitLab
VMware Unveils Project Monterey: Re-Imagining Hybrid Cloud Architecture To Support Next-Generation Applications
Veeam News, September 29th, 2020
New Initiative to Extend VMware Cloud Foundation to Support SmartNIC Technology for Increased Performance, Distributed Security and Consistent Operations for All Applications
Oracle News
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Academic Medical Centers Build Resilience With Oracle Fusion Cloud Applications
Oracle News, September 30th, 2020
It's been a challenging year for most industries, but particularly for academic medical centers. These organizations have been at the forefront of the disruption caused by COVID-19, feeling its impact on two fronts
Celebrating The 2020 Change Agents Of Finance
Oracle News, September 30th, 2020
2020 has been one of the most challenging years to run a business, and in many cases that has put more and more pressure on finance teams
Introducing The Supply Chain Visionaries Of 2020
Oracle News, September 30th, 2020
One of the most rewarding parts of my job is witnessing first-hand the groundbreaking work our customers are doing with the help of our cloud technologies
Moat Reach Adds In-Depth Attention Metrics With Tvision Panel
Oracle News, September 30th, 2020
If you're like me, you're spending a lot more time in front of the TV these days, flipping among traditional broadcast, cable, and streaming options, all while multitasking on a range of digital devices
Oracle Health Sciences Positioned As A Leader In Everest Group'S Peak Matrix For Clinical Development Platforms
Oracle News, October 1st, 2020
Oracle leads with its product innovation and market impact
Oracle Strengthens Leading Cloud ERP
Oracle News, September 29th, 2020
Touchless operations, predictive planning, and digital assistant focus helps customers pivot to growth; More than 7,300 organizations across different industries and geographies rely on Oracle Cloud ERP to run their business
Oracle's Second-Generation Cloud Region In The UAE Is Live
Oracle News, October 1st, 2020
DP World, DAMAC, Abu Dhabi Customs, Tahaluf Al Emarat and many more choose UAE's most advanced cloud; Dubai cloud region will be supported by a second region in the UAE, providing major boost to the UAE's Digital Economy
Veeam News
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The AWS Shared Responsibility Model
Veeam News, October 1st, 2020
It goes without saying that adoption of AWS - specifically for running production workloads - continues to build with unprecedented momentum
Veeam Chooses 50 Top EMEA Partners For New Accredited Service Partner Distinction
Veeam News, September 30th, 2020
New two-year exclusive program rewards most qualified and strategic partners who will provide high-level Veeam-based Professional Services and help drive Cloud Data Management across EMEA
Dell EMC News
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Dell EMC Sees 30 Years Of Symmetrix Storage Array Innovation
siliconANGLE, September 29th, 2020
Symmetrix storage arrays, which began as EMC's flagship product in the 1990s and are still going strong today in Dell Technologies Inc.'s PowerMax family, have been an essential part of enterprise computing infrastructure
Dell Technologies Advances Storage And Data Protection For VMware Environments
Dell EMC News, September 29th, 2020
Dell Technologies and VMware have a long history of bringing new solutions to market together, delivering immense value to organizations of all sizes
New Dell EMC PowerMax Updates Push The Boundaries Of High-End Storage
Dell EMC News, September 29th, 2020
Two years ago, Dell Technologies unleashed the world's fastest storage array, Dell EMC PowerMax, delivering new levels of performance and scalability with the industry's richest feature-set, helping customers address pressing IT challenges of today and tomorrow
Simplify Lifecycle Management With Dell Emc Poweredge & VMware
Dell EMC News, September 29th, 2020
IT Admins can realize significant time savings with up to 98% less hands-on time to update hypervisor and firmware
VMware Cloud On Converged Infrastructure: Essential, Easier Than Ever
Dell EMC News, September 29th, 2020
Converged infrastructure (CI) drives complexity out of IT and transforms daily business operations so organizations can focus on what sets them apart. I hear these points from Dell Technologies customers all the time-like a mantra!
Dell News
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Accelerating Our Path To Progress
Dell News, October 1st, 2020
In June, the U.S. - and the world - galvanized to accelerate racial equity. Sadly, we continue to experience tragedies and injustices that make it clear we still have a lot of hard work to do.
Dell Technologies Innovations Advance Management, Automation And Protection Of VMware Environments
Dell News, September 29th, 2020
New HCI, cloud, storage and data protection integration with latest VMware releases help customers innovate across edge locations, data centers and hybrid clouds
Lenovo News
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Featherweight X1 Nano Is Lightest Thinkpad Ever 1 Pioneering Thinkpad X1 Fold Is Now Available To Order
Lenovo News, September 29th, 2020
Lenovo is very excited to unveil the latest addition to our premium X1 portfolio, ThinkPad X1 Nano
Lenovo Expands Global Manufacturing Portfolio With New-Inhouse Manufacturing Facility In Hungary
Lenovo News, September 29th, 2020
Lenovo has announced plans to open a new in-house manufacturing facility in Hungary in Spring 2021
Lenovo Expands Stylish Thinkbook Portfolio To Enhance New Working Mod
Lenovo News, September 29th, 2020
New ThinkBook laptops, powered by Intel or AMD, offer broader choice for SMB customers with 13-, 14- and 15-inch form factors including all-new 2-in-1 Yoga model
Nutanix News
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Hybrid Cloud Is The Key To Business Agility
Nutanix News, September 29th, 2020
Since Nutanix's founding in 2009, we have prided ourselves on staying in tune with the needs of IT decision-makers. As cloud infrastructure models have evolved, we've helped our customers modernize IT infrastructure to enable their digital initiatives and achieve business goals
Nutanix University Launches Next Generation Of Certifications To Enable Skills In Hybrid Cloud Technology
Nutanix News, October 1st, 2020
Industry-Recognized Certification and Training Program Now Includes More Skill Levels and Market-Relevant Technology Tracks for IT Professionals
Nutanix Xi Frame Achieves AWS Digital Workplace Competency Status
Nutanix News, September 30th, 2020
Nutanix Xi Frame has achieved Amazon Web Services (AWS) Digital Workplace Competency status. This designation recognizes that we have demonstrated deep experience helping customers build a digital workplace on AWS that frees end users from the office, allowing them to work securely on virtually any device, from anywhere, at any time
Microsoft News
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Microsoft Report Shows Increasing Sophistication Of Cyber Threats
Micron News, September 29th, 2020
Microsoft is releasing a new annual report, called the Digital Defense Report, covering cybersecurity trends from the past year. This report makes it clear that threat actors have rapidly increased in sophistication over the past year, using techniques that make them harder to spot and that threaten even the savviest targets
IBM News
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2020 Call For Code Global Challenge Finalists Selected For Innovative Solutions To Take On COVID-19 And Climate Change
IBM News, September 29th, 2020
Call for Code's powerful ecosystem includes IBM, David Clark Cause, The Linux Foundation, and Charitable Partner United Nations Human Rights, together with a global movement of 400,000 developers across 179 nations
BCI In Collaboration With IBM Advances Blockchain Based Financial Services With Electronic Letter Of Guarantee For Clients In Thailand
IBM News, September 30th, 2020
IBM and the Blockchain Community Initiative (BCI) jointly announced that its electronic letter of guarantee (eLG) platform and network has successfully advanced and is now extending the scope and reach of its services and network to businesses of all sizes
HCL And IBM Expand Alliance To Help Organizations With Digital Transformation
IBM News, October 1st, 2020
The IBM Ecosystem Unit of HCL will help clients leverage IBM Cloud capabilities to transform mission-critical workloads
IBM Study: Majority Of Global C-Suite Executives Are Rapidly Accelerating Digital Transformation Due To COVID-19 Pandemic, But People And Talent Are Key To Future Progress
IBM News, September 30th, 2020
Leaders surveyed name inadequate skills and employee burnout as biggest barriers to progress, yet study finds significant disconnect in how executives and employees rate businesses in addressing these gaps
Rolar De Cuyo Taps IBM Food Trust To Provide Insight On The Quality And Origin Of Its Extra Virgin Olive Oil
IBM News, October 2nd, 2020
Molinos Rio de la Plata and Aceitera General Deheza are some of the clients of this family business from the province of San Juan, Argentina; Now the company offers transparency that helps ensure the traceability of its natural products
Fortinet News
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Ensuring Continuous Security Integration For Devsecops
Fortinet News, October 2nd, 2020
As more application teams adopt Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) workflows to enable application development, it's increasingly important that organizations have integrated and automated security in place to protect these workflows
Fortinet Expands Network Security Expert Training Institute Offerings To Further Advance Security Skillsets
Fortinet News, September 30th, 2020
NSE Training Institute's Certification Program Momentum Continues With More than Half a Million NSE Certifications Earned to Date
Fortinet Named A Leader In The 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant For WAN Edge Infrastructure
Fortinet News, September 29th, 2020
Placed Higher in Ability to Execute and Further in Completeness of Vision Than its Position the Previous Year
Municipality Leverages Secure SD-WAN For Multi-Cloud To Optimize Cloud Security
Fortinet News, October 2nd, 2020
Cyberattack surfaces are constantly growing as organizations upgrade their network services with digital innovations. And this is only exacerbated when these digital innovation initiatives involve migrating to multi-cloud environments...
Red Hat News
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Faster Deployments Of Red Hat Openstack Platform With Ansible Strategy Plugins
Red Hat News, October 1st, 2020
The future release of Red Hat OpenStack Platform director will bring some changes to how the overcloud nodes are configured during the deployment and how it makes it faster with custom Ansible strategy plugins
Friday Five - October 2, 2020
Red Hat News, October 2nd, 2020
The Friday Five is a weekly Red Hat blog post with 5 of the week's top news items and ideas from or about Red Hat and the technology industry. Consider it your weekly digest of things that caught our eye.
Six Tips To Help You Start A Corporate Outreach Initiative
Red Hat News, October 1st, 2020
Many organizations look for ways to contribute to their local community, but getting started may be the hardest part. In this post, we'll talk about how to ease into an outreach initiative and encourage its success
Citrix News
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Citrix Recognized By AWS For Digital Workplace Expertise
Citrix News, October 1st, 2020
ompany achieves AWS Digital Workplace Competency status based on deep experience in enabling work from anywhere
Citrix Summit Series: Prepare For The Future Of Work
Citrix News, September 30th, 2020
Virtual events designed to help companies accelerate move to the cloud and embrace flexible work models to drive business agility and growth kick off October 8
Getting The Employee Experience Right
Citrix News, October 3rd, 2020
Organizations' ability to manage and master the unexpected has been put to the test in the last few months. Companies have moved mountains to keep their businesses running, and employees have answered the challenge, balancing work and life like never before
Introducing End-To-End Password-Less Authentication Using Fido2
Citrix News, October 1st, 2020
Within today's enterprise, every IT admin is thinking about their organization's security posture every day. It's what keeps them up at night
Lucid Technologies Advances Future Of Work With Citrix
Citrix News, September 29th, 2020
Company leverages digital workspace solutions to enable remote-first strategy, empowering global employees to work from anywhere in consistent, reliable manner
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