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CxO


How To Develop A Technology Strategy

Implementing a technology strategy can be difficult for any CIO, but following this step-by-step guide enables them to build one that delivers on an organization's needs

SearchCIO, October 27th, 2020

CIOs Brace For 2021: A Bumpy Ride With Lots Of Opportunity

How can CIOs help their organizations compete in 2021? Here's a look at the challenges ahead and the traits you need to succeed during what will be a bumpy year that is filled with opportunity

InformationWeek, October 28th, 2020

It's New Normal

Recalibrating IT management and security for the post-COVID world

CIO, October 26th, 2020

CISOs More Confident In Identity Practice After Pandemic Shock

Identity practice and management has become a critical element of cyber security strategies to support remote workers

ComputerWeekly, October 30th, 2020

The Evolving Role Of The CTO

Since spending more time at home, my appetite for reading has increased. In fact, I recently picked up again one of my favorites - J. R. R. Tolkein's Lord of the Rings trilogy.

HelpNet Security, November 9th, 2020

Why The CMO And CIO Are No Longer Strange Bedfellows

Aligning people and issues with solutions, creating clarity and action, persuading buy-in, and bringing the disparate elements together for business outcomes.

CIO, November 9th, 2020

The Changing Role Of The IT Team

Digital accelerations are changing the role of IT

techradar.pro, November 11th, 2020

Leading CIOs Say Building Digital-Ready Culture Is Top Priority

During the fifth 2020 MIT Sloan CIO Digital Learning Series, CIOs discuss how they've accelerated and sustained a digital cultural change in more traditional organizations

SearchCIO, November 9th, 2020

3 Ways For CIOs To Improve Their Positioning With AI

Artificial intelligence is changing the pace at which CIOs can achieve an enviable position on their leadership teams

CIO, November 10th, 2020

Security


7 Key Cybersecurity Metrics For The Board And How To Present Them

Learn how to present important cybersecurity metrics for the board to ensure that business leaders understand that money allocated to security is money well spent

SearchSecurity, November 9th, 2020

21 Best Free Security Tools

Check out these free, standout software tools that will make your daily security work easier

CSO Online, November 6th, 2020

6 Ways Passwords Fail Basic Security Tests

New data shows humans still struggle with password creation and management

Dark Reading, October 28th, 2020

Does Your Organization Process Data? 4 Critical Cybersecurity Measures You Need

With a mountain of existing data privacy regulations and more on the way, it's more critical than ever to implement strict cybersecurity strategies

SmartDataCollective, October 28th, 2020

45% Of IT Security Professionals Aren't Ready For Their Organisations To Return To Work From Their Offices

One Identity's global survey sheds insight into IT best practices that have emerged in recent months

IT Security Guru, October 30th, 2020

Top 5 IT Security Tips For Businesses

From reviewing your policies, performing an IT audit and training employees - find out some of the key measures to make sure your business is protected against cyber threats

Business 2 Community, November 13th, 2020

Insider Threat Management - Is Your Data Safe? (Critical Tips)

Insider threat management is critical for protecting sensitive data against theft, misuse, and loss. The privileged access that insider threats have give them the ability to cause significant damages

Business 2 Community, October 30th, 2020

Cybersecurity For Remote Workers: Lessons From The Front

Tackle the security challenges COVID-19 wrought by using this playbook from an experienced disaster-zone responder

SearchSecurity, November 2nd, 2020

Survey: Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Is 'Bad,' But There's Hope

Automation, strategic process design and an investment in training are the keys to managing the cybersecurity skills gap, according to a recent survey from Trustwave

threatpost, November 2nd, 2020

IoT


IoT Security 101: Understanding The Basics

Organisations of all sizes are rapidly escalating their use of IoT devices

ITProPortal, November 6th, 2020

IoT And AI Boost Volvo Trucks Vehicle Connectivity

Volvo Trucks North America is using IoT and advanced analytics to improve vehicle diagnostics, streamline maintenance, and help fleet operators keep their trucks on the road

Network World, October 28th, 2020

IoT-Based Predictive Maintenance Staves Off Machine Failures

Predictive maintenance uses sensors, gateways and management systems to predict when equipment failures will occur in manufacturing, oil and gas and food processing industries

IoT Agenda, October 27th, 2020

5 Steps To Get IoT Cybersecurity And Third Parties In Sync

Third parties often prove to be the weak links when it comes to IoT cybersecurity. Learn what you can do to minimize the risk while reaping the benefits that outside vendors bring

SearchSecurity, November 2nd, 2020

Sailing In The Sea Of IoT

It's the kind of story many of us grew up hearing: 'Someday, your fridge will know what you need from the store before you do.'

SecurityIntelligence, November 5th, 2020

Forrester: Get Ready For IoT Networking Chaos

The varying network needs of IoT devices may force enterprises to master many connectivity technologies

Networkworld, October 30th, 2020

Global Number Of Industrial Iot Connections To Reach 36.8 Billion By 2025

The global number of industrial IoT connections will increase from 17.7 billion in 2020 to 36.8 billion in 2025, representing an overall growth rate of 107%, Juniper Research found

HelpNet Security, November 4th, 2020

The Future Of IoT: 5 Major Predictions For 2021

Forrester research predicts big network connectivity chaos, proactive healthcare engagement through wearables and sensors, and smart office initiatives for the return to the office

TechRepublic, October 28th, 2020

IoT Security Foundation Launches Vulnerability Platform

With the convergence of home and work networks, IoT vulnerability platforms might push security awareness across consumer and enterprise IoT and assist manufacturers with regulations

IoT Agenda, November 11th, 2020

Operations


Best IT Management Software 2020

Get a list of the best IT Management software vendors for 2020 to automate tasks, optimize the use of technology resources, and secure data.

ITBusinessEdge, November 7th, 2020

4 Ways Data Center Operations Must Adapt To The Cloud Era

The role of the traditional data center has changed dramatically as enterprises adopt cloud services, but IT operations professionals can evolve to remain relevant

SearchDataCenter, October 26th, 2020

Edge Data Center

Edge data centers are small data centers that are located close to the edge of a network.

SearchDataCenter, October 27th, 2020

6 Hidden Risks Of IT Automation

Automation is increasingly seen as a key IT strategy for competitive advantage, but pitfalls await those who fail to heed precautions.

CIO, November 10th, 2020

11 Reasons To Upgrade Hardware And Software

The pyramids in Egypt and the Great Wall of China were built to last forever. Computer hardware and software? Not so much

Business 2 Community, November 5th, 2020

Top 4 Ways To Reduce Data Center Power Consumption

Infrastructure power requirements can drive up operating costs. Data center managers can cut their utility bills if they address power needs for CPUs, storage and cooling systems

SearchDataCenter, October 26th, 2020

How To Get The Most Out Of Intelligent Automation

How to successfully scale intelligent automation

ITProPortal, November 5th, 2020

IT Metrics: Why The Five 9s Must Go

If your team measures IT uptime using the five 9s approach, it may be time to rethink how you deliver business value to the organization. Here's how we updated our metrics

The Enterprisers Project, November 12th, 2020

10 Tips For Selecting A Green Data Center Partner

Regardless of industry, environmental sustainability has become an undeniable business imperative

Data Center Knowledge, October 27th, 2020

Careers


Top 9 Highest IT Salaries In 2021

Demand for skilled IT workers remains high, and their salaries generally reflect that. In fact, the IT sector remains one of the few bright economic stories of an otherwise dismal outlook amid the global pandemic of 2020

WhatIs, October 28th, 2020

Hire Older Workers & Keep Them Healthy

We've become accustomed to our ageing population being presented as a bad thing. Dangerous rhetoric painting older people as disposable has become far too common, particularly since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic

Ask The Headhunter, October 30th, 2020

Blowing Through Ageism: How To Get Hired At 70+

I have experienced ageism and blew through it - several times. Pretty much solidly employed all my life, I usually changed jobs by my own choice

Ask The Headhunter, October 26th, 2020

Top IT Certifications And Degrees To Help You Advance Your Career

As the IT field continues to grow, find out more on how the top degrees and certifications can help in guide or further your career

WhatIs, October 30th, 2020

Why Is Software Testing Considered A Tough Job?

Usually, testers are responsible to identify all the mess created by developers in a system

Business 2 Community, November 2nd, 2020

IT Job Seekers: Open Source Jobs Need You, Especially In DevOps

Despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, companies around the world are continuing to seek IT workers with proven skills in open source software to fill job vacancies that consistently remain open due to a lack of qualified candidates

Enterprise AI, October 27th, 2020

Open Source IT Jobs By The Numbers: 13 Statistics

If you have open source skills, hiring managers want you. Consider fresh open source jobs stats from The Linux Foundation's 2020 State of Enterprise Open Source report

The Enterprisers Project, November 2nd, 2020

Cloud


5 Machine Learning Skills You Need In The Cloud

Put your IT team in the best position to succeed with AI. Develop these machine learning skills and see how they translate to the major cloud platforms

SearchCloudComputing, October 29th, 2020

7 Must-Have Cloud Infrastructure Automation Tools

Learn how organizations can use automated provisioning tools to automate the configuration, deployment and management of their cloud-based infrastructure

SearchDataCenter, October 30th, 2020

Implement Cloud Security Best Practices With This Guide

As more employees opt for remote work, organizations rely on cloud computing options for easy access to corporate data and applications. This dependence on the cloud also puts a new emphasis on cloud security

securityIntelligence, November 12th, 2020

Hybrid Cloud Storage: 7 Best Practices

A hybrid cloud storage approach can help you control costs and add flexibility, among other benefits. But it's important to understand best practices and avoid pitfalls

The Enterprisers Project, November 11th, 2020

Why Distributed Cloud Is In Your Future

Most companies have a hybrid cloud strategy but IT departments are struggling with it. Distributed cloud addresses some of the issues

InformationWeek, November 12th, 2020

Cloud Infrastructure Revenue Grows 33% This Quarter To Almost $33B

The cloud infrastructure market kept growing at a brisk pace last quarter, as the pandemic continued to push more companies to the cloud with offices shut down in much of the world

TechCrunch, October 30th, 2020

5 Ways Cloud Computing Helps You Succeed

FacebookLinkedInFlipboard0 Though the idea of 'The Cloud' can feel almost celestial, as if data were flowing in a river above your head, it in reality refers to earth-bound centralized storage warehouses built for the safekeeping of huge amounts of data from remote devices

Business 2 Community, October 27th, 2020

Gartner Analysts Assess The Future Of Cloud Infrastructure

The future of the cloud infrastructure and platform services providers

techradar.pro, November 6th, 2020

Developing A Multicloud Security Strategy

Multicloud environments can work to organizations' advantage, so long as there is an overarching strategy in place for cloud security

CSO Online, November 10th, 2020

Storage


100+TB SSDs Could Appear Next Year as Micron Dbuts breakthrough flash memory

176-layer NAND delivers a 37% improvement on current technology

techradar.pro, November 9th, 2020

176 Steps Closer To The Mythical All-Flash Datacenter

We have nothing against disk drives. Seriously

The Next Platform, November 11th, 2020

3D NAND Market to Grow to $81 Billion in 2025

3D NAND has become a mainstream technology because of its excellent scalability that allows increased bit density and lower cost-per-bit via vertical stacking of memory cells-

StorageNewsletter, November 6th, 2020

Enterprise Storage: Reading The Tea Leaves

We are moving into a hybrid IT environment, with edge, core, and cloud functioning in unison

ITProPortal, November 2nd, 2020

Critical Capabilities For Object Storage

This is an abstract of a report of 23 pages, published on October 21, 2020, and written by Chandra Mukhyala, Julia Palmer, Jerry Rozeman, Robert Preston, analysts at Gartner, Inc.

StorageNewsletter, November 12th, 2020

63 Million HDDs Shipped WW In 3Q20, +8% Q/Q

Client Rebound Lifts HDD TAM to 63 Million in CQ3 '20

StorageNewsletter, November 5th, 2020

Optimal Architectures For Intelligent Storage Systems

Explore the best, most optimal architectures for intelligent storage and how these systems improve storage performance/utilization to help get more bang out of your data set buck

SearchStorage, November 9th, 2020

Spinning Disk Hard Drives: Good Value For Many Use Cases

When it comes to storage media, all talk is of flash, but there are plenty of use cases where - far less costly - spinning disk can do a perfectly adequate job in the enterprise

ComputerWeekly, November 9th, 2020

6 Key Areas For Selecting Best SDS Solution

Deployment, data protection, product and performance management, documentation, technical support, licensing and pricing

StorageNewsletter, October 29th, 2020

AI


4 Critical Questions To Ask Before Starting An AI Project

More businesses are taking on AI projects, but many still aren't finding success. Here's what you need to know before taking on your first artificial intelligence project

InformationWeek, October 30th, 2020

Growing AI Adoption Fuels Infrastructure Upgrades

A majority of companies participating in an annual industry survey report they are either using or "experimenting" with machine learning technology for enterprise applications ranging from cloud-based AI services to online shopping

EnterpriseAI, November 3rd, 2020

2021 Is The Time For AI To Shine

Companies and C-level leaders will tackle kinks in AI head on in 2021, not because they want to but because they have to

ZDNet, October 26th, 2020

What's New In Gartner's Hype Cycle For AI, 2020

AI is starting to deliver on its potential and its benefits for businesses are becoming a reality

Business 2 Community, October 28th, 2020

How To Make AI Work For Your Business

The news about artificial intelligence is mostly dominated by sensational stories such as the ominous threat of deepfakes, deep learning algorithms that create fake blogs, AI bots that create their own language, and generative adversarial networks that create realistic portraits of non-existent people

TheNextWeb, November 7th, 2020

The State Of Artificial Intelligence (AI) Ethics: 14 Interesting Statistics

Now's the time for IT leaders to evaluate artificial intelligence systems - some deployed rapidly during the pandemic - for any unethical outcomes or AI biases. Consider what recent data says about AI ethics

The Enterprisers Project, October 28th, 2020

5 Ways That Machine Learning Has Transformed Smart Cards

Smart cards are reliable on new advances in machine learning and will change our lives in pivotal ways. Let's take a look

SmartDataCollective, November 5th, 2020

IT News - CxO


Gartner: Top Strategic Technology Trends For 2021

Cybersecurity mesh, AI engineering, and distributed cloud services are among the top trends that Gartner says will shape future enterprise IT operations

Networkworld, October 19th, 2020

CIOs Rise To The New Revenue Challenge

The pandemic has accelerated the need for CIOs to pitch in on the bottom line. Here's how tech execs are transforming into more revenue-focused IT leaders

CIO, October 19th, 2020

Why CIOs Need To Establish An Automation CoE

With organizations continuing to automate business processes across several departments at a rapid pace, it's time they consider implementing a Center of Excellence. Here's why

SearchCIO, October 22nd, 2020

Digital Transformation: 5 Proven Ways To Get Skeptics On Board

Throughout this year, industries have had to completely change how they do business. To foster buy-in for large scale digital transformation, consider these techniques

The Enterprisers Project, October 19th, 2020

How To Develop A Technology Strategy

Implementing a technology strategy can be difficult for any CIO, but following this step-by-step guide enables them to build one that delivers on an organization's needs

SearchCIO, October 27th, 2020

Developer


Python Replaces Java As Second Popular Programming Language

The TIOBE Index has been updated for the month of November and it has ranked Python as the second most popular programming language overtaking Java

Techworm, November 4th, 2020

5 Human Factors That Affect Secure Software Development

With the move to remote work, it's especially important to understand how to support, discourage, and monitor conditions for development teams

Dark Reading, October 27th, 2020

10 Books That'll Help You Become A Better Software Engineer

I'm answering one of your questions: what are the books I'd recommend to learn more about programming?

TheNextWeb, November 7th, 2020

How Javascript Became A Serious Programming Language

From humble beginnings as a way to make websites pretty, JavaScript has been transformed into a serious programming language

opensouce.com, October 28th, 2020

Technology


7 Ways To Use Raspberry Pi In Enterprise IT

From team-building exercises to low-cost security and Kubernetes experiments, consider these ways enterprise IT pros can use Raspberry Pi devices

The Enterprisers Project, November 12th, 2020

Honeywell Fires Up The H1, Its Second-Generation Quantum Computer

Pharma giant Merck and shipper DHL are interested in using the powerful machine

CNEt, October 29th, 2020

Which Emerging Technologies Are Enterprise Companies Getting Serious About In 2020?

Startups need to live in the future. They create roadmaps, build products and continually upgrade them with an eye on next year - or even a few years out.

TechCrunch, November 13th, 2020

Linux


Raspberry Pi 400 Review - The Under-$100 Desktop PC You Didn't Know You Needed

The Pi 400 isn't a powerful desktop PC-but it is a desktop PC, for $100 or less

Ars Technica, November 2nd, 2020

5 Reasons To Use Linux In 2020

Here's a look back at the year so far and a review of what you need to know about Linux in 2020

opensouce.com, November 2nd, 2020

IBM Red Hat vs. SUSE: How Do These Linux Distributions Stack Up?

See how two leading Linux open source software products -- RHEL and SLES -- compare when it comes to supported architectures, ease of use, support and pricing

SearchDataCenter, October 29th, 2020

HR


The 4 Golden Rules Of Building A Great Remote Work Culture

The COVID-19 pandemic has shifted the way we work, forcing millions of employees and business leaders to handle their jobs remotely

Business 2 Community, October 28th, 2020

HR Automation - 12 Ways RPA Can Streamline Your HR And Payroll

Human Resources, ironically, is replete with redundant and repetitive tasks that do not leave time for the department to focus on the organization's people

Business 2 Community, October 28th, 2020

What I Learned Going From Software To HR And Back

When was the last time you stepped completely out of your comfort zone and joined a department and position that are not in line with your CV?

TechTalks, November 11th, 2020

Virtualization


KVM vs VMware Hypervisor Comparison 2020

The KVM vs VMware hypervisor comparison is a classic debate

ServerWatch, October 27th, 2020

5 Best Practices For Ensuring Secure Container Images

Most modern organizations understand that the earlier you integrate security into the development process, the more secure the applications will be in production

Container Journal, November 4th, 2020

Oracle VM Server Review

Oracle's suite of technologies has long been a popular option in networking and virtualization software

ServerWatch, November 4th, 2020

BI


How To Better Educate Your Staff About Business Intelligence

Self-service analytics garners praise as a hallmark of modern business intelligence (BI), but some still consider it to be a contradiction in terms

Business 2 Community, November 6th, 2020

Top 10 Data And Analytics Trends For 2021

How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the world of data and analytics in the enterprise? Here are the trends for 2021

InformationWeek, November 13th, 2020

Finding The Right Business Intelligence Tool

Find out how BI software products compare from a user and analyst perspective

BI Survey, October 26th, 2020

Networks


60 GHz Wireless: A Modern Alternative To Copper And Fiber Backbones

While the days of physical cabling in the enterprise may not be completely behind us, advancements in wireless technologies are showing that the writing is on the wall

Network Computing, November 4th, 2020

SpaceX Charges $99 A Month For 'Better Than Nothing' Starlink Satellite Internet

After shooting over 800 broadband satellites into orbit, SpaceX is ready to begin its Starlink satellite internet program

reviewgeek, October 28th, 2020

Social Media


Top 7 Social Media Analytics Tools For 2020 - And Beyond!

Are you actively promoting your business through social media marketing? Advertising your company, products, or services on social media platforms like LinkedIn, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook is an effective way to boost brand awareness and increase your sales. However, you need to manage and monitor your campaign to ensure you are getting your money's worth

Business 2 Community, November 5th, 2020

10 Biggest Social Media Mistakes You Need To Avoid

There's no doubt that social media should be an integral part of your business plan

Business 2 Community, November 11th, 2020

HPC


It's Fugaku vs. COVID-19: How The World's Top Supercomputer Is Shaping Our New Normal

Fugaku is currently the most powerful publicly ranked supercomputer in the world - but we weren't supposed to have it yet

HPC Wire, November 9th, 2020

Sometimes HPC Means Big Memory, Not Big Compute

Not every HPC or analytics workload - meaning an algorithmic solver and the data that it chews on - fits nicely in a 128 GB or 256 GB or even a 512 GB memory space, and sometimes the dataset is quite large and runs best with a larger memory space rather than carving it up into smaller pieces and distributing across nodes with the same amount of raw compute

TheNextPlatform, November 3rd, 2020

Database


Graph Databases Gaining Enterprise-Ready Features

Graph database vendors are broadening their applications by adding enterprise-focused features to help customers who are dealing with the burdens of huge troves of business-critical data

EnterpriseAI, November 4th, 2020

Graph Databases Gaining Enterprise-Ready Features

Graph database vendors are broadening their applications by adding enterprise-focused features to help customers who are dealing with the burdens of huge troves of business-critical data

datanami, November 12th, 2020

Blockchain


Predictions 2021: Blockchain Is A Tale Of Two Speeds

2020 has been a year of reckoning for distributed ledger technology (DLT; aka blockchain). The pandemic amplified trends that were already underway

Forrester, October 28th, 2020

Blockchain Aims To Solve AI Ethics And Bias Issues

Many Machine Learning and AI algorithms are centralized, with no transparency in the process. Now a blockchain-based start-up aims to improve transparency bias in business workflows

ZDNet, October 30th, 2020

DR


9 Cyber Disaster-Recovery Planning Tips For A Disaster-Prone Time

This year has been the ultimate test of business resilience, and if anything is now clear, it's this: It's time for security pros to rewrite their playbooks in preparation for a more dangerous wave of attacks

Dark Reading, November 3rd, 2020

It's A New Age For Hot Site Disaster Recovery

Hot sites are a viable disaster recovery strategy, but high costs and changing DR risks have made alternatives like disaster recovery as a service a more appealing option

SearchDisasterRecovery, October 30th, 2020

PM


What Do Remote Workers Need For Project Management And Collaboration?

'There are just some things you can't do as easily online as in the office'. A statement that has passed many lips since lockdown rendered us housebound

Business 2 Community, October 27th, 2020

Top 5 List For Newbies: Agile And Other Project Methodologies Articles And Resources

Looking for top content and resources about Agile and other project management methodologies to help you better understand and determine the best methodology to use in your company?

PMWorld 360, October 26th, 2020

Big Data


2021 Trends In Big Data: The Interoperability Challenge

The dictates of big data - its inner manipulations and trends-have defined the very form of the data ecosystem since the inception of these technologies nearly a decade ago

insideBIGDATA, November 12th, 2020

Data Literacy Training: What You Need To Know

Successful data literacy training programs are never one-size-fits-all. Consider this expert advice to avoid common mistakes and design a data skills plan that works

The Enterprisers Project, November 12th, 2020

Humor


The Day I Took Down The Data Centre - I Mean, The Day I Saved The Day. Right, Boss?

How many hundred thousand customers?

The Register, November 9th, 2020

Server


The Past And Future Of In-Memory Computing

When Nikita Ivanov co-founded GridGain Systems back in 2005, he envisioned in-memory computing going mainstream and becoming a massive category unto itself within a few years

datanami, October 26th, 2020

Encryption


Is Your Encryption Ready For Quantum Threats?

Answers to these five questions will help security teams defend against attackers in the post-quantum computing era

Dark Reading, October 29th, 2020

CRM


CRM: What Your Small Business Needs To Know About Customer Relationship Management

You've probably heard of CRM software -used it in the past, gotten sales calls about adopting one, wistfully wished your customer data was nicely organized inside one

Business 2 Community, November 13th, 2020

Backup


Data Backup And Recovery Emerges As Container Issue

A survey of 334 IT professionals suggests there is a profound lack of appreciation of how dynamic container environments, which rely on DevOps processes, need to approach backup and recovery

Container Journal, October 26th, 2020

Tape


2020 Tape Landscape

Attractive option for long-term archiving, ransomware remediation, and massive storage for media or media-like applications

StorageNewsletter, November 13th, 2020