2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends

2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends

Organizations Call for Major Security Vulnerability Remediation Changes NopSec Unveils 2016 Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Outlook, Finds Significant Discrepancies Between Perception and Reality NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Nov 4, 2015) – NopSec released its latest report today, “2016 Outlook: Vulnerability Risk Management and Remediation Trends.” Based on a recent survey of 200+ security and IT professionals, the report examines the current state of vulnerability risk management, top prioritization and remediation challenges, and 2016 priorities.…

All Enterprises Should Model Themselves After Today’s Startups

All Enterprises Should Model Themselves After Today’s Startups

Startups Leveraging Cloud Services Never in history has it been easier to start a business and fast track growth to dominate a market. Conversely, it has never been possible to transform from market leader to market memory faster than now. New startups are disrupting the market, fast tracking growth and sucker punching the market leaders. How are they breaking down the barriers of entry and overachieving in today’s fierce marketplace? During their initial phase, startups…

3D Printing Growing Traction In The Healthcare Field

3D Printing Growing Traction In The Healthcare Field

3D Printing In The Medical Arena According to the BBC, Carnegie Mellon University researchers are exploring advanced uses of 3D printers: printing with biological materials. Having adapted a low-cost MakerBot 3D printer for their purposes, it’s hoped that their work might one day end the need for transplants for the repair of damaged organs. 3D printing, typically using plastics or metals, is particularly difficult to perform with soft materials because each layer needs to provide…

The Driverless Car Of The Future Is Speeding Towards Us

The Driverless Car Of The Future Is Speeding Towards Us

The Driverless Car In the not too distant future, it’s quite conceivable that people will look back at the time when humans were left alone to drive their vehicles as they saw fit with a mix of amusement and horror. The rate of advancement in the arena of driverless cars is staggering and every day brings us a little closer to a reality that seemed like absolute science-fiction less than a decade ago. (Image Source: Shutterstock)…

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem With New Event Monitoring API Salesforce is one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies in history and while security is a major roadblock for many cloud projects, the company’s extensive security investments appear to be paying off. Salesforce is one of just 9.4% of cloud providers that store data encrypted and they support a wide range of security controls including IP address whitelisting, device pinning, and multi-factor authentication.…

Alphabet’s Google Points To Mobile-Desktop Convergence

Alphabet’s Google Points To Mobile-Desktop Convergence

Mobile-Desktop Convergence The announcement by Alphabet Inc.GOOGL -0.13%‘s Google that it plans to fold its Chrome PC operating system into Android is the latest sign of the growing dominance of mobile computing, the WSJ’s Alistair Barr writes. But for CIOs the news marks a step towards the day when they won’t have to develop or manage so many different versions of applications for desktops, tablets and phones. The company plans to unveil its new, single operating system in 2017 and, to…

The Internet of Things – Redefining The Digital World As We Know It

The Internet of Things – Redefining The Digital World As We Know It

Redefining The Digital World According to Internet World Stats (June 30th, 2015), no fewer than 3.2 billion people across the world now use the internet in one way or another. This means an incredible amount of data sharing through the utilization of API’s, Cloud platforms and inevitably the world of connected Things. The Internet of Things is a tremendously exciting area with IDG projecting the IoT solutions industry to hit $7.3 trillion by 2020. This is an extremely…

Google Project Loon Takes To The Skies In Massive Internet Rollout

Google Project Loon Takes To The Skies In Massive Internet Rollout

Google Project Loon – Massive Internet Rollout With a population of over one quarter of a billion people spread around a massive archipelago of seventeen thousand islands, Indonesia has struggled to get most of its population online and engaged with the centerpiece of the 21st century economy, the internet. But all that could be set to change as Google announced on October 28 that it will be rolling out the next phase of its groundbreaking…