Google News

Breast cancer and tech…a reason for optimism

By Google | October 21, 2019

I was diagnosed with breast cancer twice, in 2001 and again in 2004. Thanks to early detection and access to extraordinary care—including multiple rounds of chemo, radiation and more surgery than any one person should ever have in a lifetime—I’m

Tech Crunch

A set of new tools can decrypt files locked by Stop, a highly active ransomware

By Tech Crunch | October 18, 2019

Thousands of ransomware victims may finally get some long-awaited relief. New Zealand-based security company Emsisoft has built a set of decryption tools for Stop, a family of ransomware that includes Djvu and Puma, which they say could help victims recover

David Friend

Data Centers Need to Wake Up and Compete with the Hyperscalers

By David Friend | October 17, 2019

Data Centers Need to Wake Up and Compete with the Hyperscalers Win Customer Hearts & Minds and Become a Trusted Technology Partner Data center operators have a choice: either they can expand their cloud offerings and become a trusted technology

Nvidia News

The Buck Starts Here: NVIDIA’s Ian Buck on What’s Next for the AI Revolution

By NVIDIA | October 17, 2019

AI is still young, but software is available to help even relatively unsophisticated users harness it. That’s according to Ian Buck, general manager of NVIDIA’s accelerated computing group, who shared his views in our latest AI Podcast. Buck, who helped

New Global Research from Accenture Interactive Urges CMOs to Put People Before Data Collection

By Accenture | October 16, 2019

Nearly 69% of consumers would stop doing business with a brand if data usage became too invasive NEW YORK; Oct. 16, 2019 – New global research released by Accenture Interactive offers guidance to chief marketing officers (CMOs) on strategies to

Louis Columbus

5 Key Insights From Absolute’s 2019 Endpoint Security Trends Report

By Louis Columbus | October 11, 2019

Absolute’s 2019 Endpoint Security Trends Report Endpoint security tools are 24% of all IT security spending, and by 2020 global IT security spending will reach $128B according to Morgan Stanley Research. 70% of all breaches still originate at endpoints, despite the

Cisco News

Chasing a Dream: Security, Data Protection, Privacy, and the Law

By Cisco | October 10, 2019

As teenagers on the cusp of adulthood graduate and head into their college years, we tell them it’s okay to not fully know what they want to do for the rest of their lives. Some, of course, do and will

Ronald van Loon

Preparing for AI Driven Future with Hybrid Cloud

By Ronald van Loon | October 9, 2019

Preparing for AI Driven Future Organizations across the globe are buzzing about the cloud as the savior of their data management needs that provides them with the assistance they require for their business solutions. In this digital era of insights


A Controversial Plan to Encrypt More of the Internet

By Wired | October 9, 2019

The road to routing all Domain Name System lookups through HTTPS is pocked with disagreements over just how much it will help. The security community generally agrees on the importance of encrypting private data: Add a passcode to your smartphone. Use

Oracle News

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Momentum Accelerates with New Hires

By Oracle | October 8, 2019

Nearly 2,000 new employees will support customer growth, product innovation, and data center expansion Redwood Shores, Calif.—Oct 8, 2019 Oracle today announced plans to hire nearly 2,000 employees worldwide to work on its growing Oracle Cloud Infrastructure business. The new


Google Cloud Platform: Enabling APIs

Google Cloud Platform: Enabling APIs

Enabling Google APIs The Google Cloud Platform is a comprehensive tool that helps companies manage their IT resources. Completing software ...
Dana Gardner

How Norway’s Fatland beat back ransomware thanks to a rapid backup and recovery data protection stack

The next BriefingsDirect strategic storage and business continuity case study discussion explores how Norway’s venerable meat processing business, Fatland, relied on rapid backup ...
Ankur Laroia

Why ‘Data Hoarding’ Increases Cybersecurity Risk

Data Hoarding The proliferation of data and constant growth of content saved on premise, in cloud storage, or a non-integrated ...
Digital Identity Trends – Previewing The Year Ahead

Digital Identity Trends – Previewing The Year Ahead

Digital Identity Trends The lack of security of the Internet of Things captured public attention this year as massive distributed ...
4 Tips for Secure Video Conferencing

4 Tips for Secure Video Conferencing

Securing Video Conferencing Today, cybersecurity dominates headlines as businesses of all sizes and across multiple industries are falling victim to ...