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CxO


CIO Business Model: Resilience And Transformation Strategy

Massimo Rapparini is Chief Information Officer at Logitech. Massimo leads the global IT function and is charged with implementing a technology strategy targeted at the company's growth opportunities through Digital Business, Employee Collaboration and Product Innovation using Cloud

CXOTalk, September 27th, 2021

Technical Architecture: What IT Does For A Living

Building effective IT 101: Technical architecture is what separates a hard-to-navigate pile of tech from accelerating IT's ability to get things done

CIO, September 28th, 2021

How CIOs Measure Themselves And Why It Matters

CIOs today are focused on front office effectiveness and business model transformation. By necessity this changes how they get measured.

eWeek, September 27th, 2021

CIOs Signal Hybrid Work Will Power Tech Spending Through 2022

Throughout the pre-vaccine COVID era, information technology buyers indicated budget constraints would squeeze 2020 spending by roughly 5% relative to 2019 levels

siliconANGLE, September 27th, 2021

5 Key Trends From 2021's Hype Cycle For Customer Service And Support Technologies

Assess these promising technologies to recalibrate your investments

Gartner, September 28th, 2021

How CISO Roles Will Change As Customer Trust Becomes Imperative

The trust imperative is the next major shift enterprises will encounter.

ZDNet, September 27th, 2021

CIOs Lead Digital Transformation As Pilots, Co-Pilots, Engineers

The solution: a holistic approach that combines a practical understanding of how to apply organizational change management, some degree of experience operationalizing digital transformation programs, and, most importantly, the right Digital Adoption Platform (DAP). Separating a great plan from great execution is the DAP - it is the part of the process that most organizations execute well, according to a WalkMe-commissioned report by Futurum Research on the current state of digital technology adoption.

SearchCIO, September 29th, 2021

Digital Transformation Spending Is Up To $700B Per Year, But Results Lag

Annually, an estimated $700 billion in digital transformation spending falls short of delivering on the desired results.

VentureBeat, September 27th, 2021

CIO vs. CTO: Chief Collaborators In Tech

The line between CIO and CTO roles is increasingly blurring. Here's how to these roles traditional differentiate, how they are converging, and how they can work together to create business value.

CIO, September 21st, 2021

Security


The Top Ransomware Threats Aren't Who You Think

Move over REvil, Ragnar Locker, BlackMatter, Conti et al: Three lesser-known gangs account for the vast majority of ransomware attacks in the U.S. and globally

threatpost, September 30th, 2021

Attacks Against Remote Desktop Protocol Endpoints Have Exploded This Year, Warns ESET's latest Threat Report

Security firm points to a 'stalkerware' epidemic, new Nobelium group activity

The Register, September 30th, 2021

Cybersecurity Training Trends 2021

Cybersecurity training trends reflect the urgent need for organizations of all sizes to harden their infrastructure against increasing external and internal attacks

Datamation, September 27th, 2021

OWASP Top 10 Vulnerabilities

Last week was the 20th anniversary of the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), and in honor of that date, the organization issued its long-awaited update to its top 10 exploits.

Security Boulevard, September 28th, 2021

What Is A Botnet Attack? A Guide For Security Professionals

What is a botnet attack, and how do you stop one? A botnet (derived from 'robot network') is a large group of malware-infected internet-connected devices and computers controlled by a single operator.

SecurityIntelligence, September 27th, 2021

Debunking 5 Cybersecurity Posture Myths

Small and medium businesses have it hard when it comes to cybersecurity posture. The cybersecurity gap hits them the hardest because most security experts would rather choose different work environments.

Security Boulevard, September 30th, 2021

What Is SASE and How Does it Connect to Zero Trust?

As many workplaces stay in a remote or a hybrid operating model due to COVID-19, businesses and agencies of all sizes and industries face the long-term challenges of keeping data and infrastructure secure

Security Intelligence, September 28th, 2021

SASE Initiatives Are Gaining Momentum

Axis Security and ESG unveiled a quantitative survey research of more than 600 cybersecurity, networking, and IT professionals in North America, UK, France, and Germany who are focused on their organizations SASE initiatives.

HelpNet Security, September 30th, 2021

What Security Market Definitions Tell Practitioners

One of the biggest challenges of being a security industry analyst is finding when and how to define new market segments

Forrester, September 29th, 2021

EdTech


Zoom EdTech Chief: Bricks-And-Mortar Universities Will Be Next To Face Digital Disruption

Zoom on why the investment in edtech will outlast Covid, as hybrid models are here to stay in corporate and higher education. Giacomo Lee reports.

Power Technology, September 30th, 2021

Using Systems Thinking to Tackle the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

In 2015, the UN launched the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a 'blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable future' by 2030.

EdTEch Classroom, September 29th, 2021

The New Era Of Education Is High-Tech And High-Touch

We've heard a lot about the role of technology in pandemic education, and for good reason: Digital solutions enabled school communities to maintain learning through uncertainty and interruption none of us could have imagined

TechCrunch, September 28th, 2021

14 Top Education Technology Companies To Watch

The COVID-19 pandemic has created new challenges and opportunities for the education technology industry, which has had to cope with an unprecedented volume of students needing online courses and distance learning

marketresearch.com, October 1st, 2021

How Small IT Departments Can Manage Hyflex Classrooms At Scale

AV over IP enables IT staff to monitor HyFlex rooms from a centralized location.

EdTech, September 27th, 2021

To Prevent Ransomware Attacks, Understand The Zero-Trust Model

As more institutions adopt containers, cloud computing, and remote and mobile learning, traditional security architectures can no longer prevent ransomware attacks.

EdTech, September 30th, 2021

How Machine Learning Is Having An Impact On Education

Discovery Education has partnered with Amazon Web Services to enhance its platform with machine learning. It's one of many ways machine learning is being used in K-12 today.

Tech&Learning, September 27th, 2021

IaaS Extends Agility and Scale to Colleges' Core IT Functions

Infrastructure as a Service increases flexibility and resilience for forward-looking higher education institutions.

EdTech, September 28th, 2021

Disasters Are Becoming More Common. It's Time To Future-Shock-Proof Our Schools.

Weeks before COVID-19 shut down the world, I was walking a stretch of beach in Hilton Head, South Carolina.

EdSurge, October 4th, 2021

AI


When Using AI In Enterprises, Balancing Innovation And Privacy Is Critical

While the U.S. is making strides in the advancement of AI use cases across industries, we have a long way to go before AI technologies are commonplace and truly ingrained in our daily life.

EnterpriseAI, September 27th, 2021

OpenaAI Unveils Model That Can Summarize Books Of Any Length

OpenAI has developed an AI model that can summarize books of arbitrary length

VentureBeat, September 27th, 2021

What Is Natural Language Processing?

Language is currency, according to James Cuthbertson, CRO of language analysis vendor Relative Insight in a recent episode of TechnologyAdvice's B2B Nation podcast

CIOinsight, September 30th, 2021

Trends In Artificial Intelligence (AI) In Cybersecurity

The world runs on data, and humans alone could never monitor or safeguard all of it.

Datamation, September 27th, 2021

VCs Invested Over $75B In AI Startups In 2020

Investments in AI are growing at an accelerated pace, according to a new report from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)

VentureBeat, September 30th, 2021

AI And Software Development: Let The Revolution Begin

With help from AI-Augmented development tools - including no code and low code - software development will move far faster, and be open to non-tech types as well.

eWeek, September 30th, 2021

Many Technology Vendors Will Invest In AI In The Next Couple Of Years

The industry expects plenty of investment in the near term

ITProPortal, September 30th, 2021

Artificial Intelligence (AI) At The Edge: 3 Key Facts

As Artificial Intelligence becomes increasingly ubiquitous, it's developing a special relationship with edge computing. Consider these important factors as you develop your AI strategy

The Enterprisers Project , September 21st, 2021

Gartner Identifies Four Trends Driving Near-Term Artificial Intelligence Innovation

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

Gartner, October 5th, 2021

Storage


Best Enterprise Storage Solutions And Software 2021

Dell, NetApp, Huawei, HPE and Hitachi Vantara on top, followed by DataCore, Pure Storage and FalconStor

StorageNewsletter, September 27th, 2021

Backblaze: SSDs Might Be As Unreliable As Disk Drives

"Cloud backup and data storage provider BackBlaze is finding its SSDs fail at nearly the same rate as its disk drives at the equivalent stage in their life cycle..."

Blocks & Files, October 1st, 2021

NVMe-Over-Fabrics: Five Need-To-Knows

We look at five need-to-knows about NVMe-over-fabrics, such as its implementations - RDMA, Fibre Channel and TCP - use cases, hardware and operating system support

ComputerWeekly, September 29th, 2021

Computational Storage: Go Beyond Computation Offloading

Computational storage proponents include academia and the Storage Networking Industry Association. While there's behind-the-scenes work still to do, the tech could bring benefits.

SearchStorage, September 30th, 2021

14 Things You Need To Know About Data Storage Management

When it comes to storing data, there is no 'one-size-fits-all' solution, so before you decide where or how to store your data, first understand the amount and type you have and why you need to store it.

Networkworld, September 22nd, 2021

7 NAS Encryption Best Practices To Protect Data

Data storage security is as important now as it's ever been. Encryption is one way to make NAS devices more secure against such threats as ransomware.

SearchStorage, September 21st, 2021

6 Best Free NAS Software For 2021 (Open Source Choices)

Network Attached Storage or NAS devices can be used to overcome space and storage issues and provides a centralized place for your data.

Securedyou, September 20th, 2021

What The Heck Is Storage Modernization?

We often hear the word 'modernization' thrown around these days.

Storage Gaga, September 20th, 2021

What To Know For Your Virtualized Storage Selection Process

Not all storage virtualization is created equal. Get familiar with the types, methods and implementation considerations before you buy hardware or software for your organization.

SearchServerVirtualization, September 21st, 2021

Cloud


Cloud Infrastructure Spending Decreased In Second Quarter Of 2021 But Is On Track For Growth In The Full Year, According To IDC

Spending on shared cloud infrastructure reached $11.9 billion, a decrease of 6.1% compared to 2Q20, and a 17% increase from 1Q21.

IDC, October 1st, 2021

Best Infrastructure As A Service (IaaS) In 2021

Create customized virtual IT infrastructure to meet your needs

ITProPortal, September 28th, 2021

Best Cloud Orchestration Software Of 2021

Orchestrate automation for hybrid clouds

ITProPortal, September 28th, 2021

Why Cloud Means Cloud-Native

If your company seeks to accelerate its application lifecycle to match the speed of its cloud infrastructure, the solution is cloud native. Plus: tips for optimizing your cloud native deployment.

eWeek, September 27th, 2021

Best Practices And Tools For Public Cloud Monitoring

Public cloud adoption has ramped up in recent years. In these busy environments, certain cloud network monitoring tools can provide IT groups with crucial visibility.

SearchNetworking, September 27th, 2021

Best Practices And Tools For Public Cloud Monitoring

Public cloud adoption has ramped up in recent years. In these busy environments, certain cloud network monitoring tools can provide IT groups with crucial visibility.

SearchNetworking, September 29th, 2021

Move Faster With Continuous Security Scanning In The Cloud

Cloud-native application protection platforms are a promising approach to securing cloud-based applications without sacrificing development speed.

InfoWorld, September 27th, 2021

How To Manage Cloud Transfer And Egress Charges

It's expensive -- sometimes shockingly expensive -- to move data out of the cloud. Consider these factors to avoid costly data transfer bills

SearchCloudComputing, September 27th, 2021

Cloud Computing Like A Day In A Chocolate Factory For IT Managers

But buyers beware: Here's how cloud costs can creep up in the enterprise and ways to keep them in check.

InformationWeek, September 27th, 2021

Operations


How To Choose The Best Desktop-As-A-Service Solution

With the future of work moving from office cubicles to the home, DaaS is becoming a more attractive choice than ever

ComputerWorld, September 27th, 2021

Best Information Technology Service Management (ITSM) tools in 2021

The best Information Technology Service Management platforms

ITProPortal, September 28th, 2021

Harnessing The Value Of Log Data Analytics

Each day, the average enterprise's cloud applications, containers, compute nodes and other components throw off millions of tiny logs

DevOps.com, September 27th, 2021

Driving Up Data Center Efficiency Through Constant Innovation

Increased data volumes are driving the construction of data center campuses and hyperscale data centers for providing large-scale as well as high-quality services

CXOtoday.com, September 20th, 2021

6 Data Center Trends To Watch

Power failures remain the leading cause of major data-center outages, according to Uptime Institute's annual survey

Networkworld, October 4th, 2021

HR


4 Tips To Hire The Perfect Fit For A Remote Team

Since the Covid-19 pandemic, there have been more employees working from home than ever before. In many counties, working from home was mandatory for a year or more.

Business 2 Community, September 29th, 2021

12 Best Practices For Remote Team Management

COVID-19 has completely transformed the idea of working, as it has increased the number of people working remotely

Business 2 Community, September 30th, 2021

IT Hiring's Big Miss: How To Hire For Aptitude

If you're struggling to fill key IT roles, consider who you're missing - and shift your recruitment strategy to focus more on aptitude. Use this expert advice to broaden your talent pool

The Enterprisers Project, October 7th, 2021

Tips For Managing Remote Teams: 3 Secrets To Success

It's no secret that the world has changed over the course of the pandemic, including the ways we work.

Business 2 Community, October 7th, 2021

How To Cultivate IT Talent Remotely

Identifying and growing IT talent in remote and hybrid workplaces is a big change for IT leaders, who must rely more on metrics, emotional intelligence, and new remote skills to elevate the best from their teams

CIO, September 22nd, 2021

ERP


Oracle Bakes More Automation, Analytics Into Fusion Cloud ERP, EPM suite

Oracle enhancements to its Fusion Cloud ERP and EPM suite are designed to use machine learning to automate transaction logging and monitoring, optimizing key business processes while gaining more insights from data.

CIO, September 28th, 2021

Best ERP Software Of 2021

Enterprise Resource Planning solutions to simplify planning and sales cycles

ITProPortal, September 28th, 2021

Enterprise Resource Planning Essential Amid Strong Market Growth

Ruprecht, a sous vide cooked protein maker, integrates an ERP system purpose-built for food processing to build its Industry 4.0 foundation, helping operations better align with-and gain insights into-finance matters

AutomationWorld, October 2nd, 2021

Technology


Quantum Computing Memory And Storage

At the 2021 SNIA Storage Developers Conference (SDC) Doug Finke, Managing Editor of the Quantum Computing Report talked about how storage and memory will play roles in Quantum Computing (QC) and how quantum computing can play a role in discovery and optimization in the storage industry.

Forbes, September 28th, 2021

Implementing A 46-Node Quantum Metropolitan Area Network

Quantum key distribution (QKD) is a method used for secure or secret key exchanges between two remote users.

Phy.org, October 1st, 2021

Watch: Russian Researchers Can Control Drone Swarms Like Jedi

A team of AI researchers in Russia have managed to come up with one of the coolest gesture-control systems for drones that we've seen yet. What's even more impressive is that it works with multiple machines simultaneously.

The Next Web, September 23rd, 2021

IoT


How IoT Is Driving Industrial Innovation

Research conducted by Reply explores the growth of IoT within the industrial market

Information Age, September 29th, 2021

Wi-Fi 6 And Wi-Fi 6E: The Key To The IoT

Kevin Robinson, senior vice-president at Wi-Fi Alliance, discusses how Wi-Fi 6 and Wi-Fi 6E could prove to be the key to IoT success

InformationAge, September 28th, 2021

Connecting An IoT Device To AWS Cloud

Brien Posey provides step-by-step instructions to install an agent onto a device so that AWS can discover and manage it.

Virtualization Review, October 1st, 2021

Linux


How To Pick A Linux Distribution For Non-Techies

I have suffered from distrohopping. Now that I have settled for the last two years, here are some tips to save your time.

Linux Journal, September 30th, 2021

The Best Linux Laptops Of 2021 For Developers And Enthusiasts

If you want a great Linux experience, we recommend getting a laptop that comes with a Linux OS pre-installed

How-To Geek, September 27th, 2021

Developer


The Most In-Demand Programming Languages Of 2021

Who will win this year's title...

The Next Web, September 29th, 2021

Thought You Loved Python? Wait Until You Meet Rust

How a niche phenomenon became StackOverflow's most beloved language

The Next Web, October 1st, 2021

Big Data


What Is Data Mining? Finding Patterns And Trends In Data

Data mining, sometimes called knowledge discovery, is the process of sifting large volumes of data for correlations, patterns, and trends.

CIO, September 27th, 2021

What Is Big Data Security? Challenges & Solutions

Big data security is a constant concern because Big Data deployments are valuable targets to would-be intruders. A single ransomware attack might leave your big data deployment subject to ransom demands

Datamation, September 27th, 2021

Best Data Warehouse Tools & Solutions 2021

The concept of a data warehouse originated a couple decades back as an answer to the sprawl of storage arrays and NAS boxes. Organizations needed a way to corral their data in one centralized location.

ServerWatch, September 23rd, 2021

BI


Top Power BI Mistakes To Avoid

Power Business Intelligence or Microsoft Power BI is emerging as the leading business intelligence tool for organizations to provide flexibility ineffective data management.

Analytics Insight, September 30th, 2021

Amazon Quicksite Q - Business Intelligence Without Gurus

Amazon has extended its QuickSite business intelligence (BI) service with QuickSite Q, which enables users to type questions about their business data in natural language and receive accurate answers in seconds

Blocks & Files, September 27th, 2021

FOSS


Software Security Groups Increased Use Of Open Source Tech By 61% Over 2 Years

BSIMM12 data indicates a 61% increase in software security groups' identification and management of open source over the past two years, almost certainly due to the prevalence of open source components in modern software and the rise of attacks using popular open projects as vectors.

VentureBeat, September 29th, 2021

Open Source For Better Observability

Monitoring cloud-native systems is hard.

Container Journal, September 28th, 2021

HPC


Calculating The Big Picture: Future HPC Efforts Will Soon See Off Its Von Neumann Past

igh-performance computing (HPC) has a very different dynamic to the mainstream.

The Register, September 27th, 2021

Infiniband Innovation Is About More Than Bandwidth And Latency

Monitoring cloud-native systems is hard. You've got highly distributed apps spanning tens and hundreds of nodes, services and instances

The Next Platform, September 30th, 2021

Networks


SASE and AI Are Coming to a SD-WAN Deployment Near You

Enterprise deployments of software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) will see big jumps in the use of secure access service edge (SASE) architectures and artificial intelligence (AI) functionality over the next few years, predicts research firm Gartner.

Virtualization Review, September 28th, 2021

Best Communications Platform As A Service Providers Of 2021

Communications Platform as a Service providers

ITProPortal, September 28th, 2021

DevOps


9 DevOps And DevSecOps Best Practices For The Hybrid Work Era

DevOps and digital transformation go hand in hand. DevOps culture and methodology prizes speed, experimentation, and collaboration, all happening on cross-functional teams

The Enterprisers Project, September 30th, 2021

DevOps Unbound: How AI/ML Are Used In DevOps Today

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) help improve the performance of DevOps teams by automating repetitive tasks and eliminating inefficiencies across the SDLC

DevOps.com, September 27th, 2021

Careers


Building A Team: Employee Retention Tips

Employee retention and engagement is critical for the success of any company. A 2019 Gallup report found that the cost of replacing an individual employee can range from 1.5 - 2 times the employee's annual salary

Business 2 Community, September 29th, 2021

Best IT Certifications For All Career Stages

Learn how these respected and high-ROI information technology certificates and certifications can lead to better jobs in IT, plus certification costs

ZDNet, September 29th, 2021

Social Media


6 Social Media Planning Tools At A Glance

Social media managers usually oversee all relevant social networks. In addition, they create individual content for each individual social media channel. However, this harbors time and resource challenges.

Business 2 Community, September 29th, 2021

DR


Why Business Continuity Management Matters Now More Than Ever

There is no such thing as a truly fail proof business. Every business model is subject to some amount of damage from outside sources.

IT Business Edge, September 30th, 2021

Encryption


Overcoming The Challenges Of Enterprise Key Management

The field of education technology has many different players, with a mission to facilitate student learning through online and computer-based training. These companies serve different market segments including public and private schools, corporations, and government organizations. They provide products and solutions related to virtual classrooms, e-learning materials, learning management systems, computer-aided assessment systems, and much more.

Security Boulevard, October 1st, 2021

Wireless


5G Connections Reached 429 Million In Q2 2021

Subscriber adoption of the fifth generation of wireless (5G) has increased significantly, as global wireless 5G connections for the second quarter (Q2) of 2021 reached 429 million, according to data from Omdia, said 5G Americas

HelpNet Security, October 1st, 2021

Mobile


Mobile Security Trends 2021

Mobile security trends in the market now are following the widespread increase in mobile attacks on enterprises

Datamation, September 27th, 2021

Java


8 Reasons Why I Learned Core Java

Understanding Core Java gives you a significant advantage when learning all of the related tools built on top of it.

opensouce.com, October 1st, 2021

Email


4 Steps To Protect The C-Suite From Business Email Compromise Attacks

Preventing top executives from becoming BEC victims requires a different approach. Putting the risk in business terms is key

CSO Online, October 4th, 2021

CRM


7 Ways A CRM Can Help Reduce Costs For Your Business

Are you still printing documents and piling them up in a file folder, or sending an email with the attached copy of what's been written on paper?

Business 2 Community, September 23rd, 2021

Compliance


10 Data Compliance Best Practices To Establish Today

Poor data security compliance policies can make it easier for ransomware attackers to succeed in their efforts to lock up your data

Business 2 Community, September 21st, 2021