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CxO


7 Hybrid Work Best Practices For IT Leaders

In the hybrid work era, IT leaders have special roles to play in developing culture and best practices for the whole organization - starting with their own teams

The Enterprisers Project, June 29th, 2021

Digital Transformation: 7 Signs You're Making Progress

What signs indicate your team is traveling down a productive path with digital transformation work? Look for these success milestones, experts say

The Enterprisers Project, July 5th, 2021

Changing Role Of CISOs

More needs to be done to create a culture of security and to empower the CISO as a valued leader within the business.

ITProPortal, July 1st, 2021

Many IT Decision-Makers Guilty Of Keeping Cyberattacks Secret

Instead of disclosing data breach info, they sit on it

techradar.pro, July 8th, 2021

IDC Launches Future Enterprise Podcast Series

The podcast aims to help business and technology executives to achieve innovative, productive, and disruptive business outcomes

IDC, July 9th, 2021

IT Leadership: 3 Ways To Enable Continuous Improvement

Want to foster a culture of continuous improvement at your organization? Three top IT leaders offer expert advice

The Enterprisers Project, July 9th, 2021

10 Signs Of An IT Leader With A Growth Mindset

People with a growth mindset can prove crucial to IT teams chasing ambitious goals. Look for these characteristics and behaviors in your team - and nurture them within yourself

ITProPortal, July 12th, 2021

Gartner Identifies Four Actions For CIOs To Take An Active Role In Advancing Diversity, Equity And Inclusion

IT Leaders Can Leverage Influence and Technology Resources to Support Marginalized Groups

Gartner, July 7th, 2021

How CIO Roles Will Change: The Future Of Work

Budgets will shift, and IT leaders must collaborate with HR and facilities teams as work moves from office centers to a new work-from-anywhere structure

InformationWeek, July 1st, 2021

Security


Getting The Board On Board: A Cost-Benefit Analysis Approach To Cyber Security

If you're struggling to get buy-in from your board on the cyber security investments you need to make, it may be time to adopt a cost-benefit analysis approach, says Phil Atkin, sales director - cyber security at Six Degrees

Information Age, July 7th, 2021

The Evolution Of Cybercrime As A Service

Organizations need to add layers of security to defend against ever-increasing cyberattacks

CSO Online, July 8th, 2021

Why Mandatory Password Expirations Don't Make Sense Anymore

Mandatory password changes on a regular timeframe are a fact of life within many organizations.

CloudSavvy IT, June 29th, 2021

7 Hot Cyber Threat Trends To Expect At Black Hat

A sneak peek of some of the main themes at Black Hat USA next month.

Dark Reading, July 22nd, 2021

Deepfakes: The Next Big Threat

A number of mobile apps give anyone with a smartphone and a few minutes of time on their hands the ability to create and distribute a deep fake video

Security Boulevard, July 20th, 2021

3 Ways Cybercriminals Are Undermining MFA

Using multifactor authentication is an excellent security step, but like everything else, it is not foolproof and will never be 100% effective

DARKReading, June 29th, 2021

Access Control: The 5 Single Sign-On Benefits

In March 2020, many people began working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic

IT Security Guru, June 30th, 2021

How To Rank Enterprise Network Security Vulnerabilities

Risk management programs yield massive data on network security vulnerabilities. Infosec pros must rank risks to prioritize remediation efforts

SearchSecurity, June 30th, 2021

Users Clueless About Cybersecurity Risks: Study

The return to offices, coupled with uninformed users (including IT pros) has teed up an unprecedented risk of enterprise attack.

threatpost, June 29th, 2021

IT News - CxO


5 IT Leadership Principles To Live By: Miami CIO Of The Year Winners Share

Do you have a philosophy, learned from a mentor or from experience, that fuels your career? Five award-winning CIOs share their best IT leadership advice

The Enterprisers Project, June 23rd, 2021

Why 87% Of IT Leaders Say It Services Platform Is Very Important

Organizations require the agility, resiliency and innovation that comes with the right IT services platform

CIO, June 22nd, 2021

Chief Information Officer: Enterprise AI And The CIO

How should Chief Information Officers manage AI in the enterprise, and what challenges may arise? Every CIO must consider these questions from both enterprise technology and business leadership perspectives.

CXOTALK, June 21st, 2021

8 Reasons Data Science Projects Fail

Data science may be the hottest tool for solving business problems, but flawed projects can cause significant damage, leading decision-makers astray.

CIO, June 22nd, 2021

What Does Digital Transformation Mean For IT?

The business world has been enamored with the concept of digital transformation for some time

CIOinsight, June 23rd, 2021

A CIO's Guide To Legacy System Modernization

For CIOs, understanding what legacy system modernization entails, when it's necessary and which approaches are right for their needs leads to optimal performance in the enterprise

SearchCIO, June 24th, 2021

Why Going Big With Automation Is Vital

To date, KCP research has found 65% of organizations hunkering down, either sweating the assets to survive, or only investing in automation activities that underpinned getting business today

eWeek, June 25th, 2021

7 Hybrid Work Best Practices For IT Leaders

In the hybrid work era, IT leaders have special roles to play in developing culture and best practices for the whole organization - starting with their own teams

The Enterprisers Project, June 29th, 2021

CXOTALK: Sustainability Playbook For Business Leaders

Sustainability is an important goal for many business leaders and organizations, but what does it mean and where should we start?

CXOTALK, June 28th, 2021

IT News - Security


Boardroom Perspectives On Cybersecurity: What It Means For You

Because board members are paying close attention to security, security leaders must be able to respond to and alleviate their concerns with data.

Dark Reading, June 24th, 2021

7 Best Practices For Enterprise Attack Surface Management

Follow this advice to minimize vulnerabilities and give threat actors fewer opportunities to compromise your organization's network and devices

CSO Online, June 22nd, 2021

IT Asset Disposal Is A Security Risk CISOs Need To Take Seriously

Sensitive company and personal data often leaves organizations on disposed devices. An auditable chain of custody that shows data destruction is essential for any ITAD program

CSO Online, June 21st, 2021

Three Lessons CISOs Can Learn From The Solarwinds Cyberattack

The ripple effects of SolarWinds are a painful example of how crucial it is for organizations in India to prioritize third-party security

CISO MAG, June 22nd, 2021

Only 7% Of Security Leaders Are Reporting To The CEO

While 60% of organizations have experienced a cyberattack in the last two years and spend approximately $38 million on security activities, only 7% of security leaders are reporting to the CEO, a LogRhythm report reveals

HelpNet Security, June 23rd, 2021

Users Clueless About Cybersecurity Risks: Study

The return to offices, coupled with uninformed users (including IT pros) has teed up an unprecedented risk of enterprise attack.

threatpost, June 29th, 2021

Why Mandatory Password Expirations Don't Make Sense Anymore

Mandatory password changes on a regular timeframe are a fact of life within many organizations.

CloudSavvy IT, June 29th, 2021

3 Ways Cybercriminals Are Undermining MFA

Using multifactor authentication is an excellent security step, but like everything else, it is not foolproof and will never be 100% effective

DARKReading, June 29th, 2021

Access Control: The 5 Single Sign-On Benefits

In March 2020, many people began working from home due to the COVID-19 pandemic

IT Security Guru, June 30th, 2021

Cloud


6 Features Your CloudOps Tool Must Have

A cloudops technology stack is easier to define than to design. Here are 6 capabilities to look for

InfoWorld, June 28th, 2021

10 Edge Computing Products You Should Know About

Here's 10 edge computing devices - from AWS and Eaton to Dell Technologies and Cisco - who are making waves in the growing edge market.

CRN, July 13th, 2021

Briefing: Cloud Storage Performance Metrics

We look at some of the key storage performance metrics that determine what your applications will get from cloud storage, plus cloud essentials that are beyond simple measurement

ComputerWeekly, July 16th, 2021

As Cloud Costs Climb, Is Repatriation The Answer?

Cloud is becoming the norm, but enterprises shouldn't assume that it's the best solution for long term, even if they've already made the shift

CIODIVE, July 12th, 2021

Edge-To-Cloud Architecture Turns Key For Digital Initiatives

Enterprises pursuing digital transformation initiatives may need to reexamine their infrastructure architecture to bring compute and storage closer to data generated at the edge

SearchCIO, July 15th, 2021

Multi-Cloud Is Creating New Security Challenges For Businesses

Businesses are struggling to migrate legacy apps to the cloud safely.

ITProPortal, July 12th, 2021

7 Factors That Could Compromise Your Cloud Infrastructure; And How To Solve Them

Cloud computing has never been as essential to business continuity as it has over the last year

CXOtoday.com, July 2nd, 2021

Operations


Spending On Servers Rebounds As Core Systems Remain On-Prem

Following a 7% year-over-year contraction in 2020, server spending will make a comeback in 2021 and grow by 3%, according to a Forrester report released Friday. The firm projects server spend growth will hold steady in 2022.

CIODIVE, June 29th, 2021

Five-Nines Availability: What It Really Means

Learn what five-nines availability means and discover the steps enterprises should take to make sure network services are fully accessible

SearchNetworking, June 28th, 2021

Automation Has Become A Top Priority For Many IT Teams

IT teams see automation as a way to improve productivity.

ITProPortal, June 30th, 2021

Is The Corporate Data Center Disappearing?

The rise of the cloud has seen Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and others build mega-data centers the likes of which the world has never seen

CIOinsight, July 3rd, 2021

Is PuE K.O.'D? Water-Cooled Data Center Builder Nautilus Says Yes

More hyperscalers should be considering the carbon expenditures from all the activities that make power consumable. One innovative builder suggests, if they did, maybe they wouldn't be hyperscalers

DataCenter Knowledge, June 28th, 2021

Why Enterprises Need To Be Data-Centric Now

A recent survey finds that data leaders are increasingly focused on using data in two ways: as revenue generator, and as a solution for marketing and sales problems

eWeek, June 29th, 2021

AI


10 Ways AI And ML Are Evolving

If you think what's happening with artificial intelligence and machine learning is interesting now, just wait

InformationWeek, June 28th, 2021

How To Deploy And Scale AI Analytics Across Your Enterprise

AI analytics unlocks effective bottom-up decision-making, while frontline teams are likely to find themselves entrusted with even greater decision-making authority and influence.

eWeek, June 30th, 2021

The State Of AI And Machine Learning

In the 7th edition of its annual State of AI and Machine Learning report, Appen continues to explore the strategies employed by companies large and small in successfully deploying AI

insideBIGDATA, July 1st, 2021

Six Essential Artificial Intelligence Capabilities Leveraged By The Digital Giants

Smart AI doesn't happen in a vacuum. It requires smart people with access to computing power.

ZDNet, July 17th, 2021

HPC


The Sixth Edition Of The CryptoSuper500 Released

OrionX Research today released the sixth edition of its CryptoSuper500 list

HPC Wire, July 1st, 2021

Exascale Machines Skew HPC Growth Projections

If we could take the Fugaku supercomputer out of the HPC market equation and while we were at it, pretend the pandemic never happened, the supercomputing market would be much easier to pin down

The Next Platform, June 28th, 2021

Top Considerations For HPC Infrastructure In The Data Center

Determine whether HPC is right for your organization by understanding the compute, software and facilities requirements and limitations for supporting HPC infrastructure.

SearchDataCenter, June 29th, 2021

Waiting - Not Precisely Patiently - For Exascale

There was an outside chance that China might pull a surprise on the HPC community and launch the first true exascale system - meaning capable of more than 1 exaflops of peak theoretical 64-bit floating point performance if you want to be generous, and 1 exaflops sustained on the High Performance Linpack (HPL) benchmark if you don't - but that didn't happen. And so, we wait.

The Next Platform, June 28th, 2021

Superclouds: AI, Cloud-Native Supercomputers Sail Into The Top500

Cloud-based AI supercomputers, including new systems from Microsoft Azure and the University of Cambridge, are gathering steam on the latest list of the most powerful computers in the world

AiTHORITY, June 28th, 2021

Benchmarking Summit Supercomputer's Mixed-Precision Performance

At ISC High Performance 2021, a European virtual conference for high-performance computing (HPC), the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility's (OLCF's) Summit was ranked as the world's second-fastest supercomputer in the 57th TOP500 list.

HPC Wire, June 28th, 2021

IT News - AI


State Of AI Report Finds AI Is Now Core To Business Success

Appen survey of business leaders and data scientists indicates that AI initiatives are delivering business value but challenges still exist

InfoWorld, June 25th, 2021

Why Machine Learning Projects Fail - And How To Make Sure They Don't

The first step to a successful ML project is to understand that these projects require different processes, terminology, workflows, and tools than those needed by traditional development

eWeek, June 24th, 2021

The 5 Costs Hindering Enterprise AI In 2021

Enterprise AI is a buzzing trend. Organizations that efficiently leverage data science and machine learning (ML) techniques are more likely to improve business operations and processes on the whole

AI Trends, June 22nd, 2021

The State Of AI And Machine Learning

In the 7th edition of its annual State of AI and Machine Learning report, Appen continues to explore the strategies employed by companies large and small in successfully deploying AI

insideBIGDATA, July 1st, 2021

IoT


Understanding Global IoT Security Regulations

The IoT is maturing rapidly, and surveys show that global IoT spending will achieve a combined annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.3% over the 2020-2024 forecast period

Security Boulevatd, June 29th, 2021

The IoT Cloud Market

Cloud computing and the Internet of Things (IoT) have become inseparable when one or the other is discussed and with good reason: You really can't have IoT without the cloud. The cloud, a grander idea that stands on its own, is nonetheless integral to the IoT platform's success

Datamation, July 2nd, 2021

IoT Security Risks Are Real - This Is How You Mitigate Them

IoT hacks are sadly becoming an increasingly regular occurrence as the world becomes more digitized and an ever greater number of devices are being connected to the Internet

ITProPortal, June 29th, 2021

Can IoT Be Both Secure And Flexible?

Reza Moqadasi, CISO at ITRS Group, explores the notion that the Internet of Things (IoT) can be both secure and flexible

Information Age, July 2nd, 2021

Technology


IBM Becomes First To Demonstrate Advantage Of Quantum Computers In Real-Life Scenario

Before the quantum era can officially begin, scientists must first prove that quantum computers can provide advantages over the classical computers of today which is why IBM researchers recently conducted an experiment to do just that

techradar.pro, July 1st, 2021

Review: 6 Top Videoconferencing Services Put To The Test

We compared Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Cisco Webex, Google Meet, BlueJeans, and GoToMeeting in real-world tests to see which videoconferencing platforms perform best for business users. Here's how they stack up.

Computerworld, June 28th, 2021

A Little Bigger Than The Raspberry Pi, But A Lot More Powerful (And Expensive!)

Most of the time, the Raspberry Pi is enough, but there are times when you need a lot more power.

ZDNet, July 20th, 2021

FOSS


7 Guides About Open Source To Keep Your Brain Busy This Summer

Download one of our free guides to build a Python-based video game, get organized with open source tools, work on your home automation project, or experiment with your Raspberry Pi homelab

opensouce.com, July 4th, 2021

17 Free Cybersecurity Tools You Should Know About

Cybersecurity products can get pricy but there are many excellent open source tools to help secure your systems and data. Here's a list of some of the most popular with cyber pros

Whatis.com, July 13th, 2021

15 Top Open-Source Intelligence Tools

Find sensitive public info before the bad guys do.

CSO Online, June 28th, 2021

Storage


Challenges Of NAS Mirror Backup: Cost, Hardware Constraints

NAS mirror backup is a useful way to back up data, but comes with challenges, such as cost and data replication frequency. Learn how to navigate the constraints of NAS mirror backup

SearchDataBackup, July 1st, 2021

Backup Storage Targets Need To Change

By eliminating features now redundant and adding capabilities that complement some of these new backup software capabilities

StorageNewsletter.com, July 16th, 2021

67 Million HDDs Expected To Ship In 2Q21 With All Global Figures Up

As nearline rises to apparent unit and capacity record

StorageNewsletter.com, July 14th, 2021

IT News - Technology


Tablets And Chromebooks Expected To See Continued Growth In 2021 While The Long-Term Outlook Presents Challenges, According To IDC

The COVID-19 pandemic had a positive impact on the tablet market in 2020 as consumers, businesses, and schools sought tablets to stay connected, entertained, or productive

IDC, June 22nd, 2021

Review: 6 Top Videoconferencing Services Put To The Test

We compared Zoom, Microsoft Teams, Cisco Webex, Google Meet, BlueJeans, and GoToMeeting in real-world tests to see which videoconferencing platforms perform best for business users. Here's how they stack up.

Computerworld, June 28th, 2021

Finally, Text-To-Speech That Doesn't Suck

Big backing for company that makes machines sound human.

ZDNet, July 7th, 2021

HR


HRIS Trends for 2021: The Future of HR Management

HR management has grown increasingly complex over the years, especially with growing remote work and globalization trends in the workforce

CIOinsight, July 1st, 2021

7 Ways To Win The IT Talent War

In the battle for IT talent, victory goes to the bold and ingenious. Here's how to ensure your organization outmaneuvers the competition's hiring efforts

CIO, June 28th, 2021

Leading A Hybrid It Workforce: 10 Steps To Ease The Transition

Today's hybrid workplace is being driven entirely by management decision-and everyone has an opinion on how it should be done. Here are 10 steps to prepare for leading in this new and evolving reality

CIO, July 1st, 2021

IT News - Storage


A New Path For Unstructured Data In A Hybrid World

Today, data is arguably more critical to business success than traditional physical assets. As computing faces the pressures of a data-driven era, theCUBE, SiliconANGLE Media's livestreaming studio, reviews some of the milestone moments in enterprise data storage and explores the evolution of today's emerging hybrid solutions

siliconANGLE, June 21st, 2021

Solutions Review's Vendors To Know In Data Storage, 2021

Solutions Review's annual Vendors to know in Data Storage provides the details on some of the most critical solution providers in the space

Solutions Review, June 23rd, 2021

ERP


5 Steps To Help You Select The Right ERP System For Your Business

The decision of choosing an ERP system is an important one, yet it is not easy one.

iLounge, July 1st, 2021

5 Warning Signs Of A Growing Business That's Outgrown Its Legacy ERP

With large, well-known enterprises on one end of the competitive landscape and rising startups emerging on the other, growing businesses face an interesting dilemma

Forbes, July 2nd, 2021

Blockchain


10 Blockchain Use Cases To Watch

Blockchain hit the peak of the hype cycle in 2018. But the technology and its growing open-source community continue to mature

Business 2 Community, June 28th, 2021

Potential Use Cases Of Blockchain Technology For Cybersecurity

A blockchain is a database that stores data in the form of chained blocks. A blockchain can be used in a centralized or decentralized manner

IT Business Edge, July 16th, 2021

Linux


How To Implement Linux Security Best Practices

When setting up security for a company's infrastructure, admins need to focus on backups, patch management and regular vulnerability scans.

SearchSecurity, June 30th, 2021

Microsoft Just Blew Up The Only Reason You Can't Use A Linux Desktop

For almost 30 years, the number one reason Windows users have given for not running Linux is they couldn't run their programs on it. Now that Windows 365 Cloud PC is almost here that excuse has just been blown to bits

ZDNet, July 15th, 2021

Email


Top Private & Secure Email Providers [2021]

When it comes to email providers, some popular companies that come to our mind are Gmail, Microsoft Outlook, Yahoo Mail, iCloud, etc. In this article, I am going to list the top private & secure email providers in 2021

LinuxAndUbuntu, June 29th, 2021

Careers


4 Skills Will Set Apart Tomorrow's Data Scientists

Skilled data scientists are in high demand as businesses adopt data-driven strategies. Certain skills will make them indispensable

Information Age, June 28th, 2021

DR


Top Disaster Recovery-As-A-Service Solutions

Disaster Recovery-as-a-Service (DRaaS) was an inevitable development. 20 years ago

CIOinsight, July 2nd, 2021

Encryption


NIST Maps Out The Migration To Post-Quantum Cryptography

To ease the migration from public-key cryptographic algorithms to quantum-resistant algorithms, the National Institute of Standards and Technology's National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCOE) has released a draft document describing migration challenges and approaches for facilitating that migration

GCN, June 30th, 2021

IT News - Big Data


What's Holding Us Back Now? 'It's The Data, Stupid'

The good news is the barrier to entry for data science has lowered dramatically in recent years, thanks to better data science software and cloud computing. The bad news is that getting ahead with big data requires-you guessed it-access to more and better data

datanami, June 25th, 2021

IT News - PM


7 Effective Task Management Strategies For Modern-Day Project Managers

Effective task management is an integral part behind the success of every successful project manager

Business 2 Community, June 23rd, 2021

IT News - BI


15 Power Tips For Microsoft Power BI

Microsoft's Power BI service can do a lot more than visualize data. From AI insights to curating data to use elsewhere, here's how to make the most of it

CIO, June 25th, 2021

IT News - DevOps


Digital Transformation: 10 Ways DevOps Helps

Successful digital transformation work requires speed and agility - so DevOps process fits right in, IT leaders say. Could your team benefit in these areas?

The Enterprisers Project, June 22nd, 2021

IT News - Virtualization


Containers Vs. Bare Metal, VMs And Serverless For DevOps

As I explained in my prior blog, Containers Practices Gap Assessment, containerizing software is valuable for DevOps

Container Journal, June 24th, 2021

Server


4 Key Ways To Prevent Server Sprawl

Take steps to cut back on costly and hard-to-manage server sprawl: consolidate your hardware, virtualize your servers, consider software-defined infrastructure and stay organized

SearchDataCenter, June 30th, 2021

IT News - Server


The 10 Hottest Hyperconverged Infrastructure Systems Of 2021 (So Far)

From Nutanix and VMware to Dell Technologies and Lenovo, here's the 10 hottest hyperconverged infrastructure systems of 2021 so far

CRN, June 24th, 2021

IT News - DR


'Our IT Teams Have An Incident Response Plan. We're Prepared For A Cyberattack.' Maybe Not.

Phishing attacks, insider threats, denial of service disruptions, malware and ransomware - cybersecurity incidents like these happen on a daily basis

Security Intelligence, June 23rd, 2021

IT News - Linux


20 Netstat Commands For Linux Network Management

netstat (network statistics) is a command line tool for monitoring network connections both incoming and outgoing as well as viewing routing tables, interface statistics etc

TecMint, June 24th, 2021

Humor


Try Placing A Pot Plant Directly Above Your CRT Monitor - It Really Ties The Desk Together

Our hero, Regomised as "Sean", had taken his first steps into the glorious world of IT as a trainee support technician for a housing association at the impossibly young age of 18.

The Register, July 16th, 2021

IT News - Encryption


File Encryption And Decryption Made Easy With GPG

GPG is a popular Linux encrypting tool. Find out how to use its power to keep private files private

Red Hat News, June 21st, 2021

IT News - IoT


Securing The Future Of IoT

If organizations don't get IoT security right, the potential for hackers to control sensitive personal, commercial or national information could have devastating consequences

IoT Agenda, June 23rd, 2021

IT News - HR


HRIS Trends for 2021: The Future of HR Management

HR management has grown increasingly complex over the years, especially with growing remote work and globalization trends in the workforce

CIOinsight, July 1st, 2021

IT News - Cloud


Cloud 'Sticker Shock' Explored: We're Spending Way Too Much, Some Venture Capitalists Say

'Repatriation' from the cloud on the horizon? Andreessen Horowitz partners discuss the paradox of long-term cloud adoption. 'You're crazy if you don't start in the cloud; you're crazy if you stay on it.'

ZDNet, June 26th, 2021

IT News - ERP


5 Warning Signs Of A Growing Business That's Outgrown Its Legacy ERP

With large, well-known enterprises on one end of the competitive landscape and rising startups emerging on the other, growing businesses face an interesting dilemma

Forbes, July 2nd, 2021

IT News - Blockchain


10 Blockchain Use Cases To Watch

Blockchain hit the peak of the hype cycle in 2018. But the technology and its growing open-source community continue to mature

Business 2 Community, June 28th, 2021

IT News - Networks


How To Calculate Network Bandwidth Requirements

Figuring out how to calculate bandwidth requirements is vital to ensuring your network runs smoothly, and it's best to use the correct formula from the beginning

SearchNetworking, June 24th, 2021

Compliance


GDPR In Its Third Year: Evaluating Its Influence On Global Data Privacy Practices

GDPR is one of the most important data privacy practices of the modern era. It ensures that businesses protect the personal data of citizens in the EU member states.

AiTHORITY, July 1st, 2021