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IT - CxO
CIO Transformation: From Order-Taker To Changemaker
CIO, September 7th, 2021

Looking to take a step up in your CIO career? IT leaders and executive advisors outline key strategies for earning a more prominent, impactful role

Observability Can Help CIOs Solve Complex IT Problems, September 6th, 2021

Observability is emerging as a critical consideration for today's DevSecOps teams, who are tasked with adapting to the radical transformation of IT environments

5 Must-Read Harvard Business Review Articles
The Enterprisers Project, September 10th, 2021

Check out these five thought-provoking HBR articles, curated especially for CIOs and IT leaders

Build A Better Strategic Plan For Your Function
Gartner, September 10th, 2021

Strategic plans are often created and then forgotten until the next planning cycle begins.

CISOs And The Trust Imperative
Forrester, September 10th, 2021

In 2021, digital transformation no longer counts as innovative; it's a baseline expectation for every enterprise

IT Scalability As A Competitive Advantage
CIO, September 10th, 2021

The global pandemic waxes and wanes, but it has not slowed the massive digitization of data, often referred to as digital transformation, that is now challenging large enterprises and government organizations that are attempting to deploy new digital strategies.

Novartis: AI In Pharma And Drug Discovery
CXOTalk, September 8th, 2021

Modern drug discovery relies heavily on predictive analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning. As a result, many large pharma and biotech companies are using data science to drive innovation in drug discovery

IT - Storage
Best Cross-Platform Data Migration Tool 2021
ZDNet, September 8th, 2021

This article shows you our pick of tools that can help you move files and data. We cover some powerful general-purpose tools, a few of our daily go-to favorite picks, and a couple of powerful enterprise-level open source systems.

By Toshiba, Why HDDs Will Remain Relevant?, September 8th, 2021

Will not die out any more than tape has.

Worldwide Enterprise External OEM Storage Systems Market Revenue Increased 9.7% During the Second Quarter of 2021, According to IDC
IDC, September 9th, 2021

Dell Technologies was the largest external enterprise storage systems supplier during the quarter, accounting for 26.8% of worldwide revenue.

Best Storage As-A-Service Providers 2021, September 10th, 2021

Top picks: Google, Oracle, Dropbox, Amazon, Box, Microsoft Azure, Rackspace, IBM

IT - Security
3 Ways To Protect Yourself From Cyberattacks In The Midst Of An IT Security Skill Shortage
HelpNet Security, September 7th, 2021

With COVID-19 variants on the rise, widespread remote work may be sticking around longer than IT leaders would like, which comes with a heightened risk for cyberattacks that could expose customer data, steal company information, or take control of internal operations

Securing AI And ML At The Edge
Security Bouelevard, September 8th, 2021

Organizations are increasingly turning to AI and ML to enhance their cybersecurity operations. Having algorithms to do some of the most tedious but necessary tasks has taken a lot of stress off of overworked security teams.

Five Tough Questions You Need To Answer About Ransomware
Continuity Central, September 7th, 2021

Ransomware is a top agenda item for executives and board of directors with organizations across the globe. Jim McGann presents five questions that every organization, whether a global enterprise or a micro-business, needs to have answers to with regards to this threat.

Beating Ransomware - 6 Issues To Solve Before It Strikes
IT Security Guru, September 8th, 2021

Being struck by ransomware has been compared to having a heart attack

Building Blocks: How To Create A Privileged Access Management (PAM) Strategy
SecurityIntelligence, September 8th, 2021

Privileged access management (PAM) has long been central to a good enterprise cybersecurity strategy

Cybersecurity Market 2021
Datamation, September 10th, 2021

The cybersecurity market continues to grow its capabilities and enterprise tech offerings, especially as changing workforce patterns and a growing number of malicious attacks have necessitated rapid change

Strategies For Next Generation Cyber Infrastructure
Security Bouelevard, September 8th, 2021

Today, most nations fear terrorist attacks that involve bomb reinforcements such as machine guns and other firearms, as terrorist attacks cause many people to die and other people to become disabled while others are left without families

Traditional Siem Platforms No Longer Meet The Needs Of Security Practitioners
HelpNet Security, September 7th, 2021

Panther Labs released the findings from their report which surveyed over 400 security professionals who actively use a SIEM platform as part of their job, including CISOs, CIOs, CTOs, security engineers, security analysts, and security architects, to gain insight into their current SIEM challenges, frustrations, and desires when it comes to capabilities.

Zero Trust: There Is More Than One Attack Surface, September 8th, 2021

The importance of zero-trust network architecture (ZTNA)

What Is Zero-Trust In Cybersecurity?
Security Bouelevard, September 8th, 2021

The term 'zero-trust' may sound gimmicky at first glance, but in reality, organizations are increasingly adopting this approach to shore up network security from multiple angles.

How To Choose The Right CRM Software
TechRepublic, September 10th, 2021

Choosing CRM software is difficult with all of the options available. Compare features of the best CRM tools of 2021.

6 IT Hiring Pitfalls To Address Now
The Enterprisers Project, September 10th, 2021

Candidates largely call the shots in today's IT job market. Avoid these six common pitfalls to boost your odds of attracting and hiring top IT talent

Top Data Center Software Certifications For Admins
SearchDataCenter, September 7th, 2021

Certifications prove an admin has a specific level of expertise. Assess the top training courses and certifications in software systems for data center admins

Where Digital Meets Human: Letting HR Lead Cybersecurity Training
SecurityIntelligence, September 8th, 2021

One of my favorite questions to ask when I'm interviewing a business decision-maker is if they are confident in their company's current defenses.

Five Worthy Reads: Data Center Operations Through The Eyes Of AI
Security Boulevard, September 10th, 2021

Five worthy reads is a regular column on five noteworthy items we've discovered while researching trending and timeless topics. In this edition, we'll learn about AI deployment in data center operations and how it enables better performance and efficiency

Gartner Identifies Four Trends Driving Near-Term Artificial Intelligence Innovation
Gartner, September 8th, 2021

Responsible AI, Small and Wide Data, Operationalization and Efficient Resource Use Will Be Key to Scaling AI Initiatives

Gartner: AI Is Moving Fast And Will Be Ready For Prime Time Sooner Than You Think
TechRepublic, September 9th, 2021

Companies have two to three years to lay the groundwork for successful use of generative AI, synthetic data and orchestration platforms.

How AI-Driven Data Analytics Tools Benefit Businesses And Organizations
SmartDataCollective, September 11th, 2021

AI-driven data analytics has become incredibly useful for many businesses around the world.

How Artificial Intelligence Will Change IT Jobs
Network Computing, September 10th, 2021

As artificial intelligence grows increasingly powerful and reliable, some IT professionals worry that the technology could gradually make their jobs less meaningful and relevant

IT - Technology
Microchip Unveils Compact 1.6T Ethernet Phy With Up To 800 GbE Connectivity
HPCWire, September 8th, 2021

Routers, switches and line cards need higher bandwidth, port density and up to 800 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) connectivity to handle escalating data center traffic driven by 5G, cloud services, and Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) applications.

Samsung's New SD Cards Offer Up To 120MB/S Write Speed
How-To Geek, September 8th, 2021

When it comes to SD cards, many people tend to only think about how much storage is on offer. But for some uses, speed is actually the most crucial thing to think about.

6 Cloud ERP Implementation Challenges And How To Solve Them
SearchERP, September 8th, 2021

Addressing risks early and closely monitoring the cloud ERP implementation process can help avoid problems down the road. Learn about some of the most common challenges

ERP Takes Flight
GIGAOM, September 7th, 2021

How a Pioneer in Electric Aircraft Manufacturing Selected an ERP Platform That Would Not Ground the Business Before it Took Off

How To Empower Your Employees With An ERP
Forbes News, September 9th, 2021

Hats off to BMS. Business management software is an integral part of how most companies do business today. BMS solutions run the full gambit, from dedicated accounting software, customer relationship management (CRM) and human resources management systems (HRMS) to comprehensive ERP systems

The Best ERP Systems For Small Businesses To Consider Working With
Solutions Review, September 10th, 2021

Our editors have compiled a list of the best ERP systems for small businesses. The providers were selected based on their overall reputation, service offerings, and ability to meet the needs of SMBs

The New Normal: What The Past 18 Months Have Meant For Enterprises And Business Intelligence
Forbes News, September 9th, 2021

In late 2019, Forbes reported 100 statistics connected to digital transformation and the customer experience

IT - EdTech
disable The future of learning: A deep dive into emerging Ed Tech (Oct 7th)
Thursday, October 7th, 2021: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

This year we have broken out 3 main themes that we will dedicate 1 day to, each, with 1 week in between sessions to as to not overload your calendar. The future of teaching: A demonstration of Project Based Learning + Agility (Oct 14th)
Thursday, October 14th, 2021: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

This year we have broken out 3 main themes that we will dedicate 1 day to, each, with 1 week in between sessions to as to not overload your calendar. The future of education: Student skill development, growth and certification in support of workforce preparation (Oct 21st)
Thursday, October 21st, 2021: 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

This year we have broken out 3 main themes that we will dedicate 1 day to, each, with 1 week in between sessions to as to not overload your calendar.

SAP News
Launching The Wheel Of Purpose With Unctad
SAP News, September 10th, 2021

What if you had a 'blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all?' Would you execute on it? And how would you leverage the power of collaboration to scale and accelerate your efforts?

SAP Named A Leader In 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant For Digital Commerce
SAP News, September 9th, 2021

SAP SE announced it has been named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Commerce for the seventh time

IT - Operations
Patch Management: Definition, Process & Best Practices
ServerWatch, September 9th, 2021

Maintaining and safeguarding code is an inherent part of the software development lifecycle

IT - Database
12 Database Security Landmines, Failures, And Mistakes That Doom Your Data
CSO Online, September 9th, 2021

Lapses in protecting databases are common and attackers know it. Here are the top database weaknesses they try to exploit.

IT - Server
Worldwide Server Market Revenue Declined 2.5% Year Over Year in the Second Quarter of 2021, According to IDC
IDC, September 9th, 2021

HPE/H3C ended the quarter in a statistical tie* with Dell Technologies for the top position in the worldwide server market

IT - Linux
In Search Of Linux Laptops? Check These 6 Places To Get Your Laptop In 2021
Linux Journal, September 8th, 2021

Are you in search of Linux laptops? This article takes you through 6 different places that offer the best Linux laptops. So get prepared to choose your Linux laptop in 2021.

How Argonne Is Preparing For Exascale In 2022
HPCWire, September 8th, 2021

Additional details came to light on Argonne National Laboratory's preparation for the 2022 Aurora exascale-class supercomputer, during the HPC User Forum, held virtually this week on account of the pandemic

PeopleTek News
We're All Different
PeopleTek News, September 8th, 2021

Chances are your work culture is comprised of individuals that are not from the same 'mold'; we're all different in a variety of ways. What matters is how we embrace and leverage those differences

IT - DevOps
3 Pillars Of Autonomous IT Ops, September 10th, 2021

Imagine a future where human IT operators and intelligent systems work together in a virtual operations room; the systems do the heavy lifting while the humans supervise.

DevOps By The Numbers - What Metrics Should You Be Keeping An Eye On?
ITProPortal, September 10th, 2021

Using metrics is essential to keep any new project on the path, even when that path may meander more than previously

IT - Cloud
4 Must-Have Technologies That Made The Gartner Hype Cycle For Cloud Security, 2021
Gartner, September 8th, 2021

Security leaders can evaluate the emerging technologies on this Hype Cycle to secure cloud computing.

Best Cloud Migration Service 2021
ZDNet, September 7th, 2021

This article shows you our pick of services that can help you fight lock-in and switch to other providers. This may well be a must-read for any IT operation increasing its reliance on the cloud.

Cloud Computing Market To Reach $1,251.09 Billion By 2028
HelpNet Security, September 8th, 2021

The global cloud computing market size is expected to reach $1,251.09 billion by 2028, registering a CAGR of 19.1% over the forecast period, according to a study conducted by Grand View Research

The Lines Between Private Data Centers And Public Clouds Are Blurring
InfoWorld, September 8th, 2021

Public clouds are changing the way we look at IT, no matter if you're using cloud computing or not.

IT - Networks
Worldwide Enterprise WLAN Market Continued Strong Growth in Second Quarter 2021, According to IDC
IDC, September 8th, 2021

Enterprise WLAN market grew 22.4% year-over-year in 2Q21

IT - IoT
Using Blockchain To Improve Security For IoT Devices
IoT Agenda, September 9th, 2021

Network and device security and data integration make protecting IoT deployments difficult. Organizations can achieve better security with random neural networks and blockchain

IoT Devices Built To Meet Cybersecurity Needs
Tripwire, September 7th, 2021

The Internet of Things (IoT) includes items such as smart appliances, smartwatches, and medical sensors.

Get Started Programming The Internet Of Things
IoT Agenda, September 10th, 2021

To build IoT systems, IT pros must understand the complexities of programming IoT, including integration. In this excerpt, discover the first step to design full-stack IoT

IoT Interest Is Growing, But So Are Cybersecurity Concerns
HelpNet Security, September 10th, 2021

Enterprises across the globe are showing renewed interest in the Internet of Things (IoT) and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), and they are looking to service providers to help manage and secure their installations, according to a report published by Information Services Group (ISG).

Mobile Iot Security Market To Be Worth $8Bn By 2026, September 10th, 2021

4G and 5G IoT deployments drive market

IT - Backup
Cloud Storage For Backups: How To Choose A Provider
ITProPortal, September 9th, 2021

Select the best cloud backup provider for your business

WW Backup And Recovery Market To Reach $20 Billion By 2028, September 10th, 2021

North America held largest market share with 31% in 2020.

Why A Unified Approach Is The Future Of Backup
ITProPortal, September 10th, 2021

Here's why a unified approach to backup is crucial in protecting data from the growing number of cyber threats today

IT - Mobile
5 Considerations For Mobile Device Management
StateTech, September 9th, 2021

Take careful steps when enrolling agency devices into unified endpoint management

IT - Big Data
4 Steps To Purging Big Data From Unstructured Data Lakes
TechRepublic, September 7th, 2021

Data purging rules have long been set in stone for databases and structured data. Can we do the same for big data?

Big Data: The Technology Behind Retailers Success
SmartDataCollective, September 7th, 2021

During the beginning of the pandemic, many businesses went digital, and the retail industry is no exception. Technologies became a crucial part of achieving success in the increasingly competitive market, including big data and analytics.

IT - Encryption
The Post-Quantum Cryptography World Is Coming: Here's How To Prepare
SecurityIntelligence, September 8th, 2021

Have you ever sat in traffic and cursed the town planners? For years, you may have watched as the town approved new subdivisions and stores along the roads you drive often

What Is Fully Homomorphic Encryption (FHE)?
CIOinsignt, September 10th, 2021

Company leaders are continually looking for ways to keep data safe without compromising its usability. Fully homomorphic encryption (FHE) could be a step in the right direction

IT - Tape
Fujifilm Launches LTO Ultrium 9 Data Cartridge
HPCWire, September 8th, 2021

Magnetic tape is increasingly recognized as an ideal storage media for long-term archival of high-volume data, safely at low cost

If Your Storage Admin Is A Bit Excitable Today, Be Kind: 45TB LTO-9 Tape Media And Drives Just Debuted
The Register, September 8th, 2021

Fujifilm and HPE selling cartridges, Quantum selling drives, IBM tape libraries add support

Watch Out HDDs, The Next Generation Of Tape Is Here, September 8th, 2021

LTO-9 tapes hit the shelves with a supposed 45TB compressed capacity

IBM Leads Parade Of Vendors Delivering LTO-9 Tape Drives
SearchDataBackup, September 10th, 2021

While sales of tape drives faltered in 2020, IBM and a handful of storage vendors hope to fuel a comeback with delivery of new offerings that ascribe to the LTO-9 specifications

Spectra Logic Announces LTO-9 Availability For Its Family Of Tape Library Solutions
HPCWire, September 8th, 2021

The new ninth generation of LTO (Linear Tape-Open) tape technology is designed for even greater data storage density and speed, providing up to 18TB of native capacity per cartridge (up to 45TB with compression)

IT - Developer
OWASP Secure Coding Practices 2021 PDF (Checklist/Cheat Sheet), September 7th, 2021

With secure coding standards in place, one can design and develop software by avoiding all the weaknesses which mark their way towards security-related vulnerabilities by sticking to specific standards as well as best practices

IT - CxO Events
CIO: Do You Need a More Intelligent, Efficient, and Secure Network? (Sept. 13th)
Monday, September 13th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join CIO contributing editor Charles Pelton and subject-matter experts from Juniper for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable that explores the question: Do You Need a More Intelligent, Efficient, and Secure Network?

CSO: Leveraging Zero Trust to Understand & Mitigate Risk in Containerized Applications (Sep 13)
Monday, September 13th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join Bob Bragdon, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO and subject-matter experts from our sponsors, CyberArk and Red Hat, for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable.

South Florida VMUG UserCon IN-PERSON (Sept. 14th)
Tuesday, September 14th, 2021: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Back and better than ever with a NEW hybrid approach, find two ways to attend and engage at the South Florida UserCon on September 14th!

Miami / South Florida 2021 Virtual Cyber Security Summit (Sept. 14th)
Tuesday, September 14th, 2021: 8:00 AM to 6:30 PM

For Executives in the South Florida Region

InformationWeek: Tips for Cleaning Up Cyber Hygiene and Security Basics (Sept. 14th)
Tuesday, September 14th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

With cyber attacks on the rise, having proper cyber hygiene and security basics are essential.

CIONET:Weekly Spotlight (Sep. 15th)
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

In this weekly series of 30-minute live talks, we are putting the spotlight on top global Digital Leaders to bring you high-value insights with regards to technology, transformation, people, culture, and the future of work.

Tintri: Demo Wednesdays (Sep. 15th)
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM EST

Have you ever wanted more time in your day, allowing time to focus on more valuable projects in the organization? What if you could have more time AND AI-driven autonomous operations, app-level visibility, and precise analytics that drive down storage management costs by up to 95%?

FutureCon: Virtual Eastern CyberSecurity Conference (Sept. 15th)
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021: 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

DARKReading: Security Alert Fatigue: How to Wake Up and Take Back Control of your SOC (Sept. 15th)
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Adding new security tools to your SOC toolset may help alert you to the newest cyber threats to your business

CIO: IT's Next Frontier: Focus on B2B Integration (Sept. 15th)
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join CIO contributing editor Charles Pelton and subject-matter experts from Axway for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable looking into the connection via APIs of your systems with the systems of your partners, financial institutions, and regulators.

IDC: Evolving Password Strategies to Meet the Needs of Hybrid Work (Sept 15)
Wednesday, September 15th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join IDC's Program VP, Cybersecurity Products, Frank Dickson, along with professional moderator Ed Callan and subject-matter experts from our partner LastPass, for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable

Fortinet: Come join us for the inaugural Fortinet PGA Championship Watch Party (Sept. 16th)
Thursday, September 16th, 2021: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST

Come join us for the inaugural Fortinet PGA Championship Watch Party.

CIO: CIO's Future of Work Summit (Sept. 21-23)
Tuesday, September 21st, 2021: 1:0 PM to 4:00 PM Thursday, September 23rd

Meet The Moment: How To Move Into The New Digital Workspace With Confidence

DARKReading: Implement DMARC the Right Way to Keep Phishing Attacks Out of Your Inbox (Sept. 21st)
Tuesday, September 21st, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Get the details you need to know now to protect your organization from phishing and social engineering attacks

InformationWeek: 3 Ways to Detect and Prevent Man-in-the-Middle Attacks (Sept. 21)
Tuesday, September 21st, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Supply chain cyberattacks are on the rise and threat actors are using multi-phased strategies to access legitimate communications between parties and gain entry into systems

CSO: The Role of AI and Automation to Reduce and Protect Your Internet Attack Surface (Sept. 22)
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join Aaron Goldberg, SVP/Managing Director Worldwide, CSO and subject-matter experts from Bolster for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable to discuss building a toolset framework that can reduce the growing attack surface and how to create a personalized risk report for your business.

DARKReading: The Latest Cloud Security Threats & How to Combat Them (Sept. 22)
Wednedsay, September 22nd, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Learn where the greatest risks lie in cloud implementations.

DARKReading: Detecting and Stopping Online Attacks (Sept 23)
Thursday, September 23rd, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Today's cyber attackers can compromise your systems using a variety of methods, from well-disguised malware to sophisticated, targeted exploits aimed right at your company. How can you identify these attacks quickly and respond effectively? In this Dark Reading webinar, top experts discuss executive strategies and actionable methods your security operations team can use to detect different types of attacks and trigger a quick, effective response.

IDC: Evolving Password Strategies to Meet the Needs of Hybrid Work (Sept. 27th)
Monday, September 27th, 2021: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Join IDC's Program VP, Cybersecurity Products, Frank Dickson, along with professional moderator Ed Callan and subject-matter experts from our partner LastPass, for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable

DARKReading: Ten Hot Talks from Black Hat 2021 (Sept. 29th)
Wednesday, September 29th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Attend this webinar and you will learn what top security issues industry leaders are thinking about this year

IDC: Evolving Password Strategies to Meet the Needs of Hybrid Work (Sept. 30th)
Thursday, September 30th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Join IDC's Program VP, Cybersecurity Products, Frank Dickson, along with professional moderator Ed Callan and subject-matter experts from our partner LastPass, for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable

DARKReading: Learn Why XDR Delivers Better Outcomes to Secure Your Endpoints (Sept. 30th)
Thursday, September 30th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Attend this webinar and you will learn how to eliminate down time due to security breaches

SNIA: Storage for AI Applications (Oct 4th)
Monday, October 4, 2021: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

In this webcast, we'll look at what types of storage are typically needed for different aspects of AI, including different types of access (local vs. networked, block vs. file vs. object) and different performance requirements

Recorded Future's Predict 21 (Oct 12-13)
Tuesday, October 12th, 2021: 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

Join us for Predict 21, where intelligence analysts, network defenders and cybersecurity leaders come together to discuss the rapidly evolving cyber threat landscape, and the role of intelligence in enabling a proactive and persistent security posture.

DARKReading: How Security Vulnerabilities Are Introduced In the Application Development Process - And How to Stop It (Oct 12th)
Tuesday, October 12th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Every day, enterprises deploy application code that contains critical security vulnerabilities - because those flaws went overlooked or unrecognized by the application development team. How do these vulnerabilities escape the development process?

CIO's Future Of Edge Computing Summit
Tuesday, October 19th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM Wednesday, October 20th

Top CIOs, CTOs and edge computing leaders across all industries will share insights drawn from their experiences. Here is a look at some of the leading IT executives who have joined CIO Summits in 2021. We will announce more information about the speakers for CIO's Future of Edge Computing Summit soon.

ForgeRock News
ForgeRock Autonomous Identity Ushers In A New Era Of AI-Driven Identity Governance And Administration
ForgeRock News, September 8th, 2021

New Capabilities Automate User Access and Makes Achieving Zero Trust Easier for the Enterprise

SuperMicro News
Supermicro Expands Portfolio Of High-Performance Single-Processor Systems
Supermicro News, September 8th, 2021

Servers Based on New Intel Xeon E-2300 Processors Join Servers Featuring 3rd Gen Intel Xeon Scalable Processors to Deliver Cost-Optimized, Enterprise-Class Computing to a Wide Range of Workloads

Cisco News
Cisco Commits To Net Zero Greenhouse Gas Emissions By 2040
Cisco News, September 9th, 2021

Answering the call to limit global temperature rise to 1.5 degrees C above pre-industrial levels, Cisco pledges to accelerate companywide strategies to greatly reduce carbon emissions across its value chain

Digital Transformation In Retail: Enabling Seamless Performance With Appdynamics
Cisco News, September 10th, 2021

The move to a mobile-first world has been expedited by the Covid-19 pandemic, and many companies have had to accelerate their digital transformation initiatives dramatically

Shoring Up Network Access Policy Management In The Calm Before The IoT Storm
Cisco News, September 8th, 2021

With some research forecasting that more than 75 million IoT devices will be deployed globally by 2025, enterprise IT administrators have a huge challenge on their hands: How to manage network access policies between so many users, devices, and networks with diverse access privileges

Webex By Cisco Hits Record 8 Billion Monthly Calls Milestone
Cisco News, September 7th, 2021

Webex by Cisco hosts record 8 billion calls monthly and supports more than 39 million cloud calling users worldwide - the most of any cloud calling provider

Datacore News
Storage Management Automation, The Software-Defined Way
Datacore News, September 10th, 2021

The life of a storage administrator isn't easy. With many fires to put out and angry beasts to tame, there is a lot going on every day: assigning storage capacity to users and applications, addressing performance slowdowns that affect the user experience, handling various tools for identical tasks, not to mention managing hardware failures, outages, capacity running out on storage devices, and replication and backup job failures to name a few.

HP News
HP Launches 'HP Pays Your PTA' Campaign With Filmmaker, Actor And Dad Justin Baldoni
HP News, September 9th, 2021

Campaign features Baldoni along with internet personalities, The Holderness Family, putting their own spin on a new anthem for parents, Back to School Alright, to drive awareness for a new PTA fundraising platform from HP Instant Ink

New Cybersecurity Report From HP Reveals 91% Of IT Teams Feel Pressure To Compromise Security
HP News, September 9th, 2021

Securing the growing hybrid workplace presents exponential threat landscape

AWS News
Amazon And Best Buy Announce New Fire TV Smart Tvs From Pioneer And Toshiba
AWS News, September 9th, 2021

Pioneer is back with 4K UHD smart TVs with Fire TV built-in with stunning picture clarity

Amazon To Pay Full College Tuition For Its Front-Line Employees As Part Of $1.2 Billion Investment In Education And Skills Training For U.S. Workforce
AWS News, September 9th, 2021

Amazon's more than 750,000 operations employees in the U.S. are eligible for fully funded college tuition, including cost of classes, books, and fees

AWS And Bundesliga To Debut Two New Bundesliga Match Facts For The 2021-'22 European Football Season
AWS News, September 9th, 2021

Shot Efficiency and Passing Profile bring the total number of advanced statistics to eight, using AWS machine learning and analytics to give fans deeper insights into the game of football

How To Upgrade Your Legacy System To A Modern IT Solution
ITProPortal, September 9th, 2021

While the need for modernization may be clear, how to approach it often isn't

AWS Promises Cost-Effective Enterprise Archiving Solution With S3 Glacier
siliconANGLE, September 10th, 2021

Organizations and businesses are sitting on more data than ever before, and the fact remains that most of this data won't be called upon regularly.

VMware News
VMware Appoints Kit Colbert As Chief Technology Officer
VMWare News, September 8th, 2021

Colbert will shape the technology vision for the company and drive foundational technologies for the company's next stage of growth

Oracle News
Oracle Offers Free Training And Certification For Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Oracle News, September 8th, 2021

Global training program helps close skills gap and creates new career opportunities with Oracle's fast-growing cloud

Dell News
A New Dawn For Data Protection Innovation
Dell News, September 9th, 2021

New Innovations from Dell Technologies Power Up Your Cyber-Defenses to Reduce Risk and Increase IT Efficiency

Changing The Game With Hybrid Cloud And Apex
Dell News, September 10th, 2021

During the past year we have come to understand how critical IT is to business and how it must be a priority moving forward. The operating costs of data centers are becoming the largest expense of IT. IDC reports that the OPEX spend on IT will be around 300% more than CAPEX by 2023.

Dell Precision 7560 Review
StorageReview, September 7th, 2021

Dell's Precision 7560 is its most powerful 15.6-inch mobile workstation.

Deploying Cloud Services Faster With Apex Console
Dell News, September 8th, 2021

Are your sites deployment-ready? Get it right the first time with site surveys and site management through the APEX Console.

Majority Of Organizations Uncertain They Can Recover From A Ransomware Attack, Says New Dell Technologies Report
Dell News, September 9th, 2021

Study shows organizations are managing more than 10 times the amount of data than they did five years ago - Eighty-two percent of IT decision makers are concerned their existing data protection solutions won't meet all future business challenges

The Coming Digital Divide
Dell News, September 9th, 2021

In a world where every company is now a technology company, IT staffing has become the biggest challenge to their digital future.

Lenovo News
Lenovo Delivers New Innovation For Resilient Edge Computing
Lenovo News, September 7th, 2021

Lenovo to deliver an integrated, cost effective, virtualized edge computing solution with VMware

Lenovo Introduces The Powerful And Flexible Thinkedge SE70 Edge AI Platform
Lenovo News, September 8th, 2021

Edge AI computing applications are numerous and growing rapidly as businesses intelligently transform operations and services with increasingly powerful analytics and automation capabilities.

Lenovo Launches Global Everything-As-A-Service Strategy
Lenovo News, September 8th, 2021

From the pocket to the cloud, Lenovo offers its entire portfolio as a service under an expanded Lenovo TruScale umbrella

Lenovo Leads In Launching Windows 11 On New Yoga Laptops
Lenovo News, September 8th, 2021

Three new consumer PCs include world's lightest 14-inch OLED laptop

Lenovo Unveils A Brighter Future For Hybrid With Premium Tablets With 5G And Next-Gen Add-Ons
Lenovo News, September 8th, 2021

Also launches new security enhanced wireless ecosystem, Project Unity, and smart audio accessory

Lenovo Unveils New 'Everything-As-A-Service' Platform And Broad Range Of New Innovations For The Next Reality At 7th Annual Global Tech World Event
Lenovo News, September 8th, 2021

Lenovo's tech showcase features launch of Lenovo TruScale as an Everything-as-a-Service platform, an enhanced edge to cloud portfolio, software, new A.I. platform, green and responsible innovation, and a wide array of the latest Yoga and Chromebook laptops, tablets, monitors, and more

Work, Play And Game With Unyielding Display Performance
Lenovo News, September 8th, 2021

Lenovo announced the latest additions to its broad monitors portfolio, including an all new ThinkVision P27u-20 professional display and two new gaming monitors, Lenovo G27e-20 and Lenovo G24e-20

Nutanix News
EG Group Drives Miles Further With Nutanix In The Tank
Microsoft News, September 9th, 2021

Nutanix Cloud Platform Reinforces Fast-Paced Business Model Powering Expanding Global Garage Operator

Microsoft News
Microsoft And Linkedin Share Latest Data And Innovation For Hybrid Work
Microsoft News, September 9th, 2021

We've heard many business leaders come forward with strong opinions on how, when and where people should work in a hybrid world.

IBM News
IBM Unveils New Generation Of IBM Power Servers For Frictionless, Scalable Hybrid Cloud
IBM News, September 8th, 2021

IBM announced the new IBM Power E1080 server, the first in a new family of servers based on the new IBM Power10 processor, designed specifically for hybrid cloud environments.

IBM Watson Launches New AI And Automation Features To Help Businesses Transform Customer Service
IBM News, September 9th, 2021

IBM announced the launch of new AI and automation capabilities in IBM Watson Assistant designed to make it easier for businesses to create enhanced customer service experiences across any channel - phone, web, SMS and any messaging platform

Kyndryl Names Harsh Chugh As Chief Operating Officer
IBM News, September 8th, 2021

Kyndryl, the new, independent public company that will be created following the separation of IBM's Managed Infrastructure Services business, announced the appointment of Harsh Chugh as the company's Chief Operations Officer.

Sumo Logic And IBM Expand Collaboration To Accelerate Hybrid Cloud Adoption With Marketplace Availability And Red Hat Openshift Operator Integration
IBM News, September 8th, 2021

Sumo Logic the pioneer in continuous intelligence, and announced the availability of Sumo Logic's Continuous Intelligence Platform on Red Hat Marketplace, the open cloud marketplace for enterprise customers that offers a simpler way to buy and deploy certified container-based software.

This Is What The Most Powerful Server In The World Looks Like
TheNextPlatform, September 8th, 2021

While we are big fans of distributed computing systems here at The Next Platform, we never forget our heritage in big iron. And we never forget the important place that big, fat, shared memory NUMA systems still play in the spectrum of compute in the datacenter

Fortinet News
Fortinet Tackles The Cybersecurity Skills Gap Through Strategic Partnerships And Training
Fortinet News, September 8th, 2021

The cybersecurity skills gap has remained a top concern for CISOs, contributing to security risks, overworked IT staff, and increasing the opportunities for bad actors to exploit expanded atack surface.

Malicious Actor Discloses Fortigate SSL-VPN Credentials
Fortinet News, September 8th, 2021

Fortinet has become aware that a malicious actor has recently disclosed SSL-VPN access information to 87,000 FortiGate SSL-VPN devices

Microsoft MSHTML Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Exploited In The Wild
Fortinet News, September 9th, 2021

On September 7, 2021, Microsoft disclosed an active in-the-wild attack affecting Microsoft Windows.

New Application Security Report Outlines The Biggest Challenges For Devsecops
Fortinet News, September 10th, 2021

Applications have increasingly become one of the primary ways organizations deliver key capabilities to their employees, customers, and business partners.

New Dridex Variant Being Spread By Crafted Excel Document
Fortinet News, September 10th, 2021

Dridex is a Trojan malware, also known as Bugat or Cridex, which is capable of stealing sensitive information from infected machines and delivering and executing malicious modules (dll).

Red Hat News
Friday Five - September 10, 2021
Red Hat News, September 10th, 2021

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.

Now Available: Multi Target Replication On Sap Hana For Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Red Hat News, September 9th, 2021

Support for scale out with RHEL 8.4 batch-update 2 is available for customers as of Aug 10th.

Reviewing RHEL Systems On The Red Hat Customer Portal
Red Hat News, September 8th, 2021

In previous posts, we showed you how to enable Simple Content Access (SCA), register your Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) with Insights, and tag and review systems.

Top 10 Most Used Open Practice Library Concepts
Red Hat News, September 7th, 2021

Learn about the Open Practice Library: a collection of tools that can help your team focus on DevOps and product development practices.

Citrix News
How Are Organizations Leveraging Mobility To Empower Employees?
Citrix News, September 9th, 2021

First, let me introduce myself. I joined Citrix three months ago as Director of Product Management for Citrix Workspace app (mobile and client-side cloud services)

Secure Your Data With New Malware Threat Detection In Citrix Sharefile
Citrix News, September 8th, 2021

Although remote and hybrid work are now the norm, they can create gaps in your data security if you aren't careful

Simplifying Business Continuity And Hybrid Multi-Cloud
Citrix News, September 7th, 2021

Welcome to the seventh and final installment of our Seven Ways to Simplify Your Digital Workspace Deployment in 2021 blog series. In this blog post, we are going to look at how to simplify business continuity and hybrid cloud.

So Your Company Just Upgraded To Citrix Workspace. Now What?
Citrix News, September 9th, 2021

We get it. You've been heads-down, holding down the IT fort over this past year making sure all the newly remote workers can access their apps and desktops.

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