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5 Critical IT Roles For Rapid Digital Transformation

As some organizations look to transform faster than anticipated, putting critical tech roles in place will be the key to a smooth, successful journey

InformationWeek, August 28th, 2020

5 Conversations CIOs Must Have To Advance Digital Business

CEOs are turning to CIOs to lead digital business efforts, but success depends on your ability to inspire, empower, and engage other business leaders. These are the conversations you need to be having

CIO, August 26th, 2020

CIO Role: 8 Ways The Pandemic Has Changed IT Forever

The CIO's place as a cross-functional business leader has crystallized during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here are some other ways the role is evolving, according to CIOs

The Enterprisers Project, August 26th, 2020

How CISOs Can Play A New Role In Defining The Future Of Work

Rather than just reacting to security issues in the COVID-19 era, CISOs are now in a position to be change agents alongside their C-suite peers

Dark Reading, August 27th, 2020

A New IT Landscape Empowers The CIO To Mix And Match

IT has always had an outsized influence on which technologies are adopted by organizations large and small. Now cloud giants are rolling up customers into big suites that are easy to manage just as the obstacles that prevented best-of-breed drop away

ZDNet, August 27th, 2020

Blue Cross NC Brings IT Back In House To Improve Agility

The health insurer insourced its engineering team after a frustrating experience with an MSP and is now reaping the benefits of a more responsive infrastructure

CIO, September 7th, 2020

Digital Transformation: 4 Post-Pandemic Security Priorities

Amid pandemic-related disruption, security has become inseparable from digital transformation. Consider these priorities for building trust with colleagues, customers, and regulators

The Enterprisers Project, September 9th, 2020

10 Value-Adds That CISOs Can Deliver

Savvy security chiefs are generating returns for their organizations beyond enabling secure business operations. Here's how they do it

CSO Online, September 7th, 2020

2020 Has Shown That The Time Digital Transformation Is Now

Organizations cannot afford to put off digital transformation - this is how best to approach it

ITProPortal, September 11th, 2020


AI System Defeats U.S. Air Force F-16 Pilot In 5 Simulated Dogfights

An artificial intelligence (AI) system on Thursday defeated a U.S. Air Force (USAF) F-16 pilot by scoring five straight victories in a simulated virtual dogfighting event hosted by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)

Techworm, August 24th, 2020

Getting Maximum Value From AI Deployments

Artificial intelligence presents tremendous business opportunity, and organizations are increasingly investing in this technology to experience the value it can deliver

EnterpriseAI, August 28th, 2020

Maximizing The Impact Of Ml In Production

In this special guest feature, Emily Kruger, Vice President of Product at Kaskada, discusses the topic that is on the minds of many data scientists and data engineers these days, maximizing the impact of machine learning in production environments

insideBIGDATA, August 25th, 2020

Unmasking The Black Box Problem Of Machine Learning

Standard Chartered taps Truera to pull back the veil for better transparency on how its data gets analyzed and the predictions algorithms make

InformationWeek, August 24th, 2020

7 Machine Learning Challenges Businesses Face While Implementing

Studies show that your business can experience 40% productivity improvement by using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. It can help you to reorganize your data in such a way that you get value out of every data point that you record.

AWS News, October 31st, 2020

The Fourth Generation Of AI Is Here, And It's Called 'Artificial Intuition'

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the most powerful technologies ever developed, but it's not nearly as new as you might think. In fact, it's undergone several evolutions since its inception in the 1950s.

TheNetWeb, September 3rd, 2020

Feds Investing $1B To Fund 12 New AI Institutes

The federal government is increasing its investment in AI research, with the announcement on August 26 of over $1 billion of awards to establish 12 new AI and quantum information science (QIS) research institutes nationwide

aitrends, September 3rd, 2020

Artificial Intelligence Is Now

Today, we still think of artificial intelligence (AI) as the technology of tomorrow - and that makes me worry that many of us aren't paying close enough attention to the incredible leaps happening in the field. In truth, AI has already started to transform life - and marketing - as we know it

Business 2 Community, September 9th, 2020

Google Debuts New AI Features And Tools To Advance MLOps

Google LLC announced today a raft of artificial intelligence-related updates as part of Google Cloud Next: OnAir, a nine-week series of livestream events that runs through Sept. 15.

siliconANGLE, September 1st, 2020



Logic only takes you so far, my dear Watson.

ComputerWorld, September 1st, 2020

Flashback Friday: Eh, I Guess It Could Happen To Anybody

But it's a good lesson in humility

ComputerWorld, September 4th, 2020

Memory-Lane Monday: While We're Chatting, I Should Mention About The Big Red Switch ...

It's a whole new world in this place

ComputerWorld, August 31st, 2020

Wayback Wednesday: For My Next Trick ...

I think I fulfilled all the requirements perfectly.

ComputerWorld, September 2nd, 2020

Flashback Friday: Just Wondering

Stymied by a fiber line that's overloaded with traffic from just too many users, this pilot fish finally gets approval to trench and pull new cable.

Computerworld, August 28th, 2020

In Search Of Lost Time

Simple math stumps a computer system.

Computerworld, August 25th, 2020

Wayback Wednesday: Rush, Rush, Rush - Stop!

You might have told us that a week ago.

Computerworld, August 26th, 2020

Memory-Lane Monday: An Unexpectedly DIY Job

They always say, if you want a job done right ...

Computerworld, August 24th, 2020

Please Hold For Nice Barney

He always gets up on the wrong side of the bed

ComputerWorld, September 8th, 2020


The 7 Elements Of An Enterprise Cybersecurity Culture

An effective 'human firewall' can prevent or mitigate many of the threats enterprises face today. Adopt these seven elements of a culture of cybersecurity to defend against risks

SearchSecurity, August 24th, 2020

Deep Fake: Setting The Stage For Next-Gen Social Engineering

Humans are susceptible to normalcy bias, which may leave us vulnerable to disinformation that reinforces our beliefs

Dark Reading, August 26th, 2020

Best Practices To Maintain VPN Security

Enterprises looking to maintain VPN security should focus on proper endpoint security and authentication, VPN server security and documentation for security policies

SearchNetworking, August 27th, 2020

A 2020 Approach To Security: People Matter

The information security industry frequently utilizes the phrase 'people, processes and technology' (PPT) to describe a holistic model of securing the business.

HelpNet Security, August 24th, 2020

A 10-Point Plan For Addressing WFM Cybersecurity Challenges

Back in early Spring, ensuring users could access the necessary applications securely from home was priority No. 1. Now, 3-4 months later, work from home looks like it's here to stay . for a while, at least. Here's your to-do list for the next 6 months and beyond

CIO, August 24th, 2020

Majority Of IT Leaders Feel Network Security Is Not Up To Scratch

IT security pros demand greater network visibility, despite budgets tightening

ITProPortal, September 2nd, 2020

10 Common Cloud Security Mistakes That Put Your Data At Risk

Yes, the cloud offers many security advantages over on-premises, especially for smaller organizations, but only if you avoid these mistakes around cloud configuration, monitoring and patching

CSO Online, September 10th, 2020

How Centralized Log Management Can Save Your Company

Through centralized log management, organizations can consolidate all log data into one central, data highway and directs logs wherever they need to go, September 10th, 2020

Towards Smarter Security

What is your number one priority?

CIO, September 10th, 2020


SAS vs. NVMe: The Future Of The Two Key Storage Interfaces

SAS and NVMe both play significant roles in enterprise storage. See how the two interfaces stack up in terms of performance, scalability, flexibility, manageability and the future

SearchStorage, August 27th, 2020

Storage Analytics: How AI Helps Storage Management

We look at storage analytics products that measure key metrics in storage hardware, single-vendor and multi-vendor tools, and how AI-based storage management and AIOps is emerging

ComputerWeekly, August 25th, 2020

High-Performance Interconnects And Storage Performance

Should you use InfiniBand or RDMA over Converged Ethernet as an interconnect? We discuss each technology's effect on performance features such as latency, IOPS and throughput

SearchStorage, September 1st, 2020

Troubleshoot SAN Issues To Improve Performance

Common SAN problems include compatibility issues, hardware failures and sluggish storage response times, but a few proven strategies can easily resolve these issues

SearchStorage, September 3rd, 2020

Broadcom Unveils Industry's First Gen 7 64Gb/S Fibre Channel Switching Platforms

New End-to-End 64Gb/s Storage Solutions Boast Industry-Leading Switches, Adapters, and Transceivers

Broadcom News, September 1st, 2020

NVMe Speeds Explained

The non-volatile memory express protocol is tailor-made to make SSDs fast. Get up to speed on NVMe performance and how it compares to the SATA and SAS interfaces

SearchStorage, September 11th, 2020

Tiered Storage, Building Optimal Storage

Strategy to balance storage costs, data lifecycle management practices, and storage technology priorities with storage performance

StorageNewsletter, September 11th, 2020

Archival Storage

The size of preserving digital archives is now reaching the order of petascale, exascale and will approach zettascale capacities in the foreseeable future

StorageNewsletter, September 11th, 2020

Broadcom Gen 7 64Gb FC Switching Platforms: Brocade X7 Directors And G720 Switch

64Gb storage solutions boast switches, adapters, and transceivers for on-demand data center.

StorageNewsletter, September 7th, 2020


Top 10 Help Desk Tools For Better Customer Service

If you're looking to automate your help desk look no further than these 10 popular help desk ticket tools that can help you create a more streamlined customer service experience

CIO, August 28th, 2020

Data Center Backup Power Systems, Standards To Address Downtime

Backup power is essential to reduce -- or eliminate -- downtime. Admins can refer to industry standards, UPSes and generators to build out systems that support critical components

SearchDataCenter, August 26th, 2020

Getting Physical With Datacentre Security

Whether it is natural disasters, terrorism or break-ins, datacentres will be vulnerable to a range of risks unless they are physically secured. Here's how you can improve the physical security of your datacentre

ComputerWeekly, August 24th, 2020

Why You Should Update All Your Software

Software updates can be annoying. They take time to install, move (or remove) features you use-and sometimes they even break things. Still, we recommend updating (and upgrading) your software whenever possible. The internet is a dangerous place.

How-To Geek, August 28th, 2020

Make Data Centers Appeal To The Next Generation

To attract top graduates, the data centre industry needs to be louder and bolder in its approach

ITProPortal, September 4th, 2020

Big Data

Best Data Quality Tools & Software For 2020

Searching for data quality software? Instantly compare the top 10 data quality tools from Datamation now

Datamation, August 24th, 2020

Top Trends In Data Lakes

Does it seem too early for data lakes to have trends? The reality is data lakes are on the very edge of business transformation efforts and dramatic change

InformationWeek, August 24th, 2020

10 Big Data Statistics That Will Blow Your Mind

They call it 'big data' for a reason-it's really, really big. But getting your head wrapped around the growth of information digitization is not easy.

datanami, September 4th, 2020

Best 10 ETL Tools & Software

These ETL tools feature advanced data integration capabilities that can help enterprises prepare data for analytics.

Datamation, September 1st, 2020

Top 3 Data Analytics Challenges And How To Resolve Them

Jerry DiMaso, CEO and co-founder of Knarr Analytics, discusses how effective analytics has become such a determinative factor that it's now evident that those who master it will thrive. However, the journey toward that goal isn't without obstacles. What are the most common data analytics challenges and how can companies confidently confront them?

insideBIGDATA, September 1st, 2020


Top 3 Benefits Of Multi-Cloud Strategy

With the increased use of cloud computing technologies, organizations should consider implementing a multi-cloud strategy to reduce overall costs and improve service and security

SearchCIO, August 26th, 2020

Top Cloud Computing Providers

Here is a listing of the largest and most currently successful cloud services companies in the world

eWeek, August 31st, 2020

Freedom Of Cloud Choice: The Myths And Truths About Multi-Cloud

What does multi-cloud strategy involve? Because of the operational complexities of running across multiple clouds, for most organizations, multi-cloud strategies will really be about freedom of cloud choice

ZDNet, August 26th, 2020

The Age Of Multi-Cloud: Are You Ready To Take On The Challenge?

Cloud is becoming an influential part of business strategies.

ITProPortal, September 2nd, 2020

The 8 Best Cloud Security Certifications For IT Pros In 2020

Certifications can help security pros prove their baseline knowledge of infosec topics. Consider adding these top cloud security certifications to your arsenal

SearchCloudSecurity, September 8th, 2020

Five Critical Cloud Security Challenges And How To Overcome Them

Today's organizations desire the accessibility and flexibility of the cloud, yet these benefits ultimately mean little if you're not operating securely. One misconfigured server and your company may be looking at financial or reputational damage that takes years to overcome.

HelpNet Security, August 31st, 2020


MIT Partners With National Labs On Two New Quantum Research Centers

Early this year, the U.S. Department of Energy sent out a call for proposals as it announced it would award up to $625 million in funding over the next five years to establish multidisciplinary Quantum Information Science (QIS) Research Centers

HPCWire, August 27th, 2020

What Moore's Law Means Today

Remember when we all got excited about more megahertz? That's not the future of microprocessing: But Moore's Law is alive and well - in its own way

The Enterprisers Project, August 31st, 2020

World's First Photonic Quantum Computer Is Now Publicly Available On The Cloud

Xanadu is making photonic quantum computing more accessible to developers and businesses, August 31st, 2020

Compare 7 Desktop-As-A-Service Providers

When it comes to choosing a DaaS provider, organizations may get overwhelmed by the options. Compare the features and capabilities of 7 major vendors to determine the best fit

SearchVirtualDesktop, September 9th, 2020

Microsoft Builds Deepfakes Detection Tool To Combat Election Disinformation

Microsoft has developed a deepfakes detection tool to help news publishers and political campaigns, as well as technology to help content creators 'mark' their images and videos in a way that will show if the content has been manipulated post-creation

HelpNet Security, September 2nd, 2020


Am I Underpaid?

A reader may be underpaid but doesn't really know. Let's explore how to find out in the August 25, 2020 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter.

Ask The Headhunter, August 24th, 2020

How To Transform Your Skills Set Into A Product People Want

Earlier this year, Google released figures that show a 100% increase in searches for upskilling in 2020. This comes as no surprise.

Business 2 Community, August 26th, 2020

Managing Remotely: 6 Ways To Support Engineers

Our shift to remote work in 2020 moved the majority of face-to-face interactions into screens., August 26th, 2020

10 Ways To Build Influence As A Remote Employee

How do you build influence when you're not in the building? Many people are exploring this question during the pandemic. Consider these real-world tips for remote employees

The Enterprisers Project, August 25th, 2020


Developing A Scaling Strategy For IoT

With Internet of Things (IoT) networks continuing to add more devices, we explore how to go about developing an effective scaling strategy for IoT

InformationAge, August 27th, 2020

The Internet Of Things: Being The Best At Developing And Testing Iot Products

By 2022, worldwide spending on IoT related devices and systems is likely to surpass $1.1 trillion USD, making it one of the single biggest drivers of man-made change in the world

Business 2 Community, August 24th, 2020

Shadow IoT Poses Growing Threat To Network Security

Without policies and a visible inventory of incoming IoT technology, organizations put their network and data at risk from unauthorized access on inherently unsecure devices

IoT Agenda, August 28th, 2020

Hackers Are Exploiting The 'Internet Of Things'

How to stay cyber secure? The answer lies in early detection and taking a holistic approach.

ITProPortal, August 25th, 2020


Best Business Intelligence Software And Tools

Compare the top 10 business intelligence tools to find which is the best fit for your needs

Datamation, August 26th, 2020

6 Ways Business Intelligence Makes Better CFOs

The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has an increasingly important role within any company

Business 2 Community, September 7th, 2020

10 Business Intelligence Trends For Data Visualization And Data Insights

Currently, businesses have access to more data than they can count! The question remains what to do with such colossal levels of data and how to derive intelligent insights from it?

Analytics Insight, September 4th, 2020

Top 10 Business Intelligence Trends In 2020

Gone are the days when data was all spread in excel files and traditional databases within the organization's context

SearchStorage, September 12th, 2020


Get A Quick Rundown Of 12 Cloud Developer Tools From AWS

With so many available options, it can be difficult to keep track of all the developer tools AWS has to offer. Check out 12 tools that are a part of AWS' toolkit.

SearchCloudComputing, August 27th, 2020

4 Software Development KPIs That Matter Today

In today's Agile-driven world, traditional KPIs are not the best measures of software development productivity. Here are redefined metrics for assessing team performance, output, and morale

CIO, August 27th, 2020

Common Developer Frustrations And How To Overcome Them

There's a right way and a wrong way to write great software. Here is the latter

ITProPortal, September 4th, 2020

5 Myths About Software Development

2020 has broken many rules about software development. Some perceived trends, however, remain myths, August 27th, 2020


Business Continuity vs. Disaster Recovery: What's The Difference?

The line between business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) may seem fuzzy, but there are important differences between the two. Here's what you should know

The Enterprisers Project, August 26th, 2020

Everything CIOs Need To Know About IT Business Continuity Plans

Carrying out a BC plan has become vital to organizations, especially as they deal with the effects of the pandemic. Here, we discuss what the plan entails and the role the CIO plays.

SearchCIO, August 28th, 2020

Commvault Launches Dedicated Disaster Recovery Product

Commvault split off the disaster recovery capabilities from its Complete Data Protection into a separate product and added automation and recovery validation functions

SearchDisasterRecovery, September 10th, 2020


6 Ways HR Can Ensure Cybersecurity For Remote Workers

HR can partner with IT and other departments to boost security awareness for remote workers and help prevent vicious cyber attacks. Here are six ways to accomplish that.

SearchHRSoftware, August 27th, 2020

The Top 15 Interview Questions To Ask Job Candidates

It's time to fill that vacancy on your team and the pressure is on to find a job candidate who has all the skills and professional experience you need. But can you determine that from just an interview?

Robert Half, September 7th, 2020

Steering Your HR Team On Its Digital Transformation Journey

How tech teams can help HR navigate positive change within their business post-Covid-19

ITProPortal, August 26th, 2020


Enough With The Linux Security FUD

Every few weeks, another security story appears saying how insecure Linux is. There's only one problem with most of them: They're fake news. The real problem is incompetent system administrators

Zdnet, August 24th, 2020

Best Linux Distro For Privacy And Security In 2020

The top privacy and penetration testing distros, September 7th, 2020

5 Linux Network Troubleshooting Commands

Linux provides many command-line tools to help sysadmins manage, configure, and troubleshoot network settings

Red Hat, August 26th, 2020


7 Benefits Of Deploying A Hyper-Converged Infrastructure

HCI is more straightforward to manage than legacy alternatives. That means your tech staff can spend less time on mundane chores and focus their attention on more pressing matters

Network Computing, September 11th, 2020

Server Hunger Is Stronger Than Economic Uncertainty

The appetite for compute capacity, and presumably also for storage and networking capacity, in the datacenter of the world might be waning in some sectors of the economy, but thanks to the voracious hunger of the hyperscalers and cloud builders and more than a few large enterprises that need to do more, not less, computing in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, server sales are now consistently at the levels we saw way back in the Dot-Com Boom more than twenty years ago.

The Next Platform, September 10th, 2020

Reduce Your Server Response Time For Happy Users, Higher Rankings

Server response time is often overlooked when it comes to improving page speed

Business 2 Community, September 11th, 2020


ERP Security: Dispelling Common Misconceptions

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems are an indispensable tool for most businesses. They allow them to track business resources and commitments in real time and to manage day-to-day business processes (e.g., procurement, project management, manufacturing, supply chain, human resources, sales, accounting, etc.).

HelpNet Security, August 25th, 2020

Top Change Management Tips For ERP Implementation Success

Not taking change management seriously is a surefire road to ERP implementation failure. Learn how CIOs and other leaders can do it right and boost the likelihood of success

SearchERP, September 11th, 2020


6 Open Source Virtualization Technologies To Know In 2020

Run, customize, and manage your VMs with open source Virt Tools. Plus get a glossary of key virtualization terms, August 25th, 2020

A Beginner's Guide To Hosted And Bare-Metal Virtualization

Choosing a virtualization approach isn't a matter of competition. Admins must consider their personal use cases to determine which hypervisor type suits their needs

SearchServerVirtualization, August 24th, 2020

IT News - CxO

5 Must-Read Harvard Business Review Articles In September

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

The Enterprisers Project, September 1st, 2020

Creating An IT Culture Of Inclusiveness And Belonging

For too long, and out of necessity, Black IT professionals have been silent about their experience. Creating a safe space to engage, listen and learn from others is a necessary first step towards creating a workplace culture that fully supports and values people of color

CIO, September 4th, 2020

Leading Through Uncertainty: 7 Characteristics Of Highly Successful Digital Leaders

Apoorva Chhabra, associate principal analyst at Gartner, examines the 7 characteristics of highly successful digital leaders

InformationAge, September 3rd, 2020


The Opening Of 5G Networks Takes Shape

Momentum is building to pull apart and expose 5G network interfaces in hopes of developing open source software for key components like radio access networks, or RANs. Among the goals is expanding the ecosystem of 5G developers as the race heats up to deploy the low-latency broadband pipes for emerging enterprise applications.

EnterpriseAI, August 25th, 2020

Macrocell vs. Small Cell vs. Femtocell: A 5G Introduction

Small cells will provide new, fast connectivity speeds for 5G networks and capable devices, but 5G won't stop there. Macrocells and femtocells are also key to connect 5G networks

SearchNetworking, August 31st, 2020


Agile Project Management

Agile Project Management (APM) is an iterative approach to planning and guiding project processes, that breaks it down into smaller cycles called sprints, or iterations

SearchCIO, August 31st, 2020

Today's New IT Project Manager

Among the IT functions changed forever by the COVID-19 pandemic is project management. The days of "walk around" project management seem to be gone. Some thoughts on what the future looks like

InformationWeek, September 2nd, 2020


Gmail vs Exchange: What's The Best Email Provider For Your Business?

Is Microsoft or Google the better email provider?, September 4th, 2020

Protonmail vs Gmail: What's The Best Email Provider For Your Business?

How important is the security of your email provider?, September 4th, 2020


CRM Is Failing: It's Time To Transition To CxM

CRM and CEM/CXM are essential tools for maintaining business flow with customers. Although similar, they have distinct differences. To choose the right one, organizations need to go beyond the alphabet soup of these hi-tech business applications.

CRMBuyer, September 1st, 2020

Part 1: Audit Your B2B CRM For A New Lead On Sales

Most of us practice some sort of annual-cleaning ritual. We reorganize by cleaning out closets, drawers and garages to bring some order back to our homes and our lives

Business 2 Community, September 9th, 2020


Best Enterprise Database Software & Systems For 2020

If you're looking for a system to store your company's data on-premises or in the cloud, chances are you'll be considering at least one of these top enterprise database software solutions

ServerWatch, September 10th, 2020


What Are The Latest GDPR Security Breach Enforcement Trends?

A cyber breach specialist from Fieldfisher runs the rule over the latest trends in cyber security, data protection and GDPR

ComputerWeekly, August 26th, 2020


3 Ways To Tackle The Operations Complexity Of DevOps

DevOps is challenging, some of its complexity requires a platform that is both SaaS and managed environments, running on top of several cloud providers and potentially on-premises as well. Is there a platform that connects applications and systems while supporting enterprises as they accelerate their digital transformation efforts?, September 9th, 2020


5 COVID-Created Network Trends That Are Here To Stay

COVID-19 has reshaped the way enterprises deploy, manage, and use network services. Here are the changes that are likely to stick around long after the pandemic has ended

Network Computing, August 31st, 2020

Social Media

4 Social Media Marketing Statistics You Need To Know

It's hard to deny the popularity of social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. In fact, there's a good chance you have one or more of these accounts for your business and in your personal life

Business 2 Community, September 4th, 2020


Tape Data Storage Industry Tackles Challenges, Archival Uses

The tape data storage market has confronted a major legal issue and a pandemic. Buoyed by strong archival use and offline protection, capacity shipments rose last year

SearchDataBackup, September 3rd, 2020


Top 100 Cloud Backup Companies For September 2020

The top 100 online backup companies are grouped into 4 categories, namely: Consumer, Small Medium Business, Enterprise and Enablers

StorageNewsletter, September 2nd, 2020