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Will The Airtame 2 Take Wireless Screen Sharing Mainstream?

By Jeremy Daniel | October 22, 2018

Wireless Screen Sharing The slick design, simple setup, and powerful hardware inside Airtame’s new device could see it getting widespread traction. We live in a visually-driven age. Memes, photos, graphics and viral videos dominate the ways we communicate and are

Breached Data

No Google+? No Problem

By Daniel Matthews | October 18, 2018

No doubt you heard about the death of Google+? The reports of the death of Google+ are not exaggerated. But it’s an exaggeration to say that Google shut it down because of a data breach. Rather, Google shut it down

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

By Dana Gardner | October 17, 2018

The next BriefingsDirect strategic storage and business continuity case study discussion explores how Norway’s venerable meat processing business, Fatland, relied on rapid backup and recovery solutions to successfully defended against a nasty ransomware attack. The comprehensive backup and recovery stack allowed Fatland’s production processing systems to snap

Infosec thought leaders

How a Connection Broker Manages Complexity and Remote Access in Hyperconverged and Hybrid Environments

By Karen Gondoly | October 16, 2018

Remote Access in Hyperconverged and Hybrid Environments Consolidating desktop workloads in the datacenter using hyperconverged infrastructure and virtualization optimizes resources, reduces power consumption, and saves money. However, managing the complexity of a consolidated datacenter, along with public cloud resources, presents

Apcela

After the SD-WAN: leveraging data and AI to optimize network operations

By Mark Casey | October 15, 2018

AI to Optimize Network Operations Increasing numbers of companies have implemented SD-WAN technology, thanks to benefits like higher performance, lower cost, and greater business agility compared to WAN services built on MPLS. But industry experts note that there can be

How AI Revolutionizes the Industrial Sector

By Ronald van Loon | October 11, 2018

Breakneck speed, unprecedented development and unhindered feasibility are just some of the phrases attached to the spread of Artificial Intelligence across various industries. AI today is at an important junction with huge potential for market growth. Currently valued at around

Protect Your Small Business

Why Nonprofits Might Be at Higher Risk for Cyberattacks

By Kayla Matthews | October 10, 2018

Cyberattacks On Nonprofits Today’s society is one where any organization operating online is theoretically at risk for cyberattacks. Such incidents could tarnish reputations, result in profit and data losses and even get so severe that they force the attacked organizations

Predict ► Prescribe ► Prevent Analytics Value Cycle

By Bill Schmarzo | October 10, 2018

Predict ► Prescribe ► Prevent Organizations looking for justification to move beyond legacy reporting, should review this little ditty from the healthcare industry: The Institute of Medicine (IOM) estimates that the United States loses $750 billion annually to medical fraud,

GDPR Compliance

Avoid Breaking the Bank to Protect Your IT by Automating These 3 Departments

By Brad Thies | October 9, 2018

Protect Your IT by Automating In the big data world, companies have more information than any human (or team of humans) can consume. New software arrives every minute, servers go up and down, data streams in, and businesses still expect

Survey results reveal the biggest Artificial Intelligence challenges

By Richard Gall | October 8, 2018

Biggest Artificial Intelligence Challenges We’ve been told countless times over the past few years what an impact Artificial Intelligence (AI) is going to have on all our lives. But while it’s true that Artificial Intelligence will certainly provide some huge

THOUGHT LEADERS

5 Things To Consider About Your Next Enterprise Sharing Solution

5 Things To Consider About Your Next Enterprise Sharing Solution

Enterprise File Sharing Solution Businesses have varying file sharing needs. Large, multi-regional businesses need to synchronize folders across a large ...
Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

Salesforce Gets Serious About Its Security Ecosystem

Security Ecosystem Salesforce is one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies in history and while security is a major ...
Being relevant, leading and remaining differentiated in the era of AI

Being relevant, leading and remaining differentiated in the era of AI

In the previous post "Yes, AI could be smart enough to take your job," I mentioned that AI would affect the way ...
Data Friendly Ideas

The Myths Vs Facts of Governance, Risk and Compliance

Governance, Risk, Compliance As disruptive technology changes the way businesses operate and communicate internally and externally, companies are facing increasing ...
A Smart Data Approach to Assurance in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

A Smart Data Approach to Assurance in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

Smart Data Microsoft and Amazon both reported significant growth in their cloud businesses recently. Revenue for Microsoft’s Azure increased by ...
How Will AI and Automation Change the Global Economy?

How Will AI and Automation Change the Global Economy?

The Future of AI and Automation Artificial intelligence (AI) and the automation it enables will significantly disrupt the global economy ...
Telecom: Enterprise Messaging is the New Black

Telecom: Enterprise Messaging is the New Black

Enterprises love messaging. There is no evidence in this world that can deny the obviousness of the fact that enterprises ...
How the Cloud and IoT Created the Age of the Smart Factory

How the Cloud and IoT Created the Age of the Smart Factory

The Smart Factory Today’s factories are undoubtedly more intelligent than they were in the not-so-distant past, and that’s due in ...
Connecting Smart Homes with the Internet of Things

Connecting Smart Homes with the Internet of Things

Internet of Things Wikipedia defines Internet of Things, as “the internetworking of physical devices, buildings, and other items embedded with ...
Tesla is Worth More Than Ford or GM. Is this the Automakers iPhone Moment?

Tesla is Worth More Than Ford or GM. Is this the Automakers iPhone Moment?

The Automakers iPhone Moment Remember Blackberry? How about Nokia or Motorola? Vaguely you say. Will we one day state the ...
Cyber Attackers Targeting the Keys to the Cloud Kingdom

Cyber Attackers Targeting the Keys to the Cloud Kingdom

Cyber Attacking Targets Privileged Credentials Used to Administer Cloud Services Make an Attractive Target and Entry Point for Attackers In ...
Greetings from Atlanta – a City Held Hostage

Greetings from Atlanta – a City Held Hostage

What’s it like to live in a city under cyber siege? It’s surprisingly calm. The taps run, trash is collected, ...
The Five Rules of Security and Compliance in the Public Cloud Era

The Five Rules of Security and Compliance in the Public Cloud Era

Security and Compliance  With technology at the heart of businesses today, IT systems and data are being targeted by criminals, ...