BUSINESS ANALYTICS VS DATA SCIENCE

Big Data continues to be a much discussed topic of interest and for good reason. According to International Data Corporation (IDC), “worldwide revenues for big data and business analytics will grow from nearly $122 billion in 2015 to more than $187 billion in 2019, an increase of more than 50% over the five-year forecast period. The new Spending Guide expands on IDC’s previous forecasts by offering greater revenue detail by technology, industry, and geography...

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The Future of AI is Here

The Future of AI is Here

For the last five years, we’ve been discussing the future of AI with many organizations, including Intel, at the forefront of that conversation. However, while ensuring the world gets to experience new heights and unparalleled ...
Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

What is the Intelligence Revolution equivalent to the 1/4” bolt?   I asked this question in the blog “How History Can Prepare Us for Upcoming AI Revolution?” when trying to understand what history can teach us ...
Telecom: Digital Transformation in the Sales and Network Distribution

Telecom: Digital Transformation in the Sales and Network Distribution

The digital transformation is upon us, and telecom operators seem to be the ones directly under the impact of it. The advent of new data and technological needs has meant that we now need to ...
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Free Linux Firewalls of 2018

A firewall is an important aspect of computer security these days, and most modern routers have one built in, which while helpful, can be difficult to configure. Fortunately there are also distributions (distros) of the ...

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TED BRUNELL

PRINCIPAL SOLUTION ARCHITECT, CHIEF ARCHITECT, DOD, RED HAT

We really appreciate the cartoon from the team at CloudTweaks. It enabled us to visually compare ideas that were presented at a recent event on cloud security.  The audience loved it! 

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CAROL RAPPS

INFORMATION SYSTEMS, THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO

I recently discovered CloudTweaks comics and knowledge sharing newsletters and decided to use one their comics in a 2 ½ day Introduction to IT Audit course. This particular comic referring to how cloud computing works as “magic” summarized my thoughts and was the perfect lead into my presentation concept...

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Microsoft quarterly results beat as cloud revenue soars

Microsoft quarterly results beat as cloud revenue soars

(Reuters) - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) on Thursday posted quarterly profit and revenue that beat analysts’ estimates, as more businesses signed up for its Azure cloud computing services and Office 365 productivity suite. The company’s flagship ...
Worldwide Spending on Blockchain Forecast to Reach $11.7 Billion in 2022, According to New IDC Spending Guide

Worldwide Spending on Blockchain Forecast to Reach $11.7 Billion in 2022, According to New IDC Spending Guide

FRAMINGHAM, Mass., July 19, 2018 – Worldwide spending on blockchain solutions is forecast to reach $11.7 billion in 2022, according to a new update to the Worldwide Semiannual Blockchain Spending Guide from International Data Corporation (IDC). IDC expects ...
Google's Loon brings internet-by-balloon to Kenya

Google’s Loon brings internet-by-balloon to Kenya

A network of giant balloons will soon bring internet access to remote regions of rural Kenya. Google's sister-company Loon has announced its first commercial deal: partnering with Telkom Kenya to deliver connectivity to the region ...
The Fraud Management Solutions Market Will Exceed $10 Billion By 2023

The Fraud Management Solutions Market Will Exceed $10 Billion By 2023

Estimates of the cost of fraud vary widely, but almost everyone agrees that the cost is huge and appears to be increasing. Looking just at eCommerce, Forrester predicts that US and Western European eCommerce fraud ...
Protect Your Small Business

2.3 Billion Account Credentials Compromised from 51 Organizations in 2017; New Research Shows Breadth of Breach Impacts

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 18, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Shape Security, the provider of advanced security and fraud technology for the world’s largest companies, today released its second annual Credential Spill Report, shedding light on the extent ...
Google hit with record $5 billion EU antitrust fine

Google hit with record $5 billion EU antitrust fine

EU regulators hit Google with a record 4.34 billion euros ($5 billion) antitrust fine on Wednesday for using its Android mobile operating system to squeeze out rivals. The penalty is nearly double the previous record ...

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