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The Power of Reframing and the Economics of Starting Pitching

By Bill Schmarzo | November 13, 2018

Economics of Starting Pitching I’m a big fan of Woody Allen’s earlier movies such as “Bananas”, “Sleeper” and especially the award winning “Annie Hall.”  One of the things that always impressed me about Woody Allen was his ability to reframe the

How the Oil Industry Can Benefit from IoT Technology

By Kelly Potter | November 8, 2018

Oil Industry Can Benefit from IoT In 2010, the Deepwater Horizon oil tragedy struck and took the nation’s attention for months. Two-hundred million gallons of oil spilled, 16,000 miles is the range it spread across the coastline from Florida to Texas, 8,000

Professional Services Gain Momentum in Data Protection Software Market

By CloudTweaks | November 7, 2018

While Dependency of Organizations Shifts towards In-house Cybersecurity Professionals A major overhaul of data security led by stringent regulatory mandates has caused a meteoric rise in the adoption of data protection tools. Every enterprise dealing with consumer data has to

Should Insurance Companies Be Using Big Data?

By Mike Brown | November 6, 2018

Insurance Companies and Big Data Your lifestyle, behavior, and attitudes can affect your health, and increasingly health insurance companies are finding ways to gather that information on you. With the rise of technology, many companies are compiling data sets that

The cloud is essential for innovation – but it must be run differently

By Tristan Morel L Horset | November 1, 2018

Function as a Service Capabilities The cloud has changed. Ten years ago, it was all about cost. The benefits were clear: your IT team could access resources as required – provisioning some storage here, spinning up a VM there –

The Current State Of Cybersecurity Shows Now Is The Time For Zero Trust

By Louis Columbus | October 31, 2018

The Current State Of Cybersecurity 41% of total breaches in 2017 targeted the healthcare industry, making it the most popular target for breach attempts. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) combined with user credentials tops the percentage of breaches with 29% according

Four Puzzling Issues of Identity Authentication – Part 2

By Hitoshi Kokumai | October 30, 2018

Caveats about ‘Password’ Continued from Part 1… Sometimes the word ‘Password’ is narrowly interpreted as ‘remembered text password’ and sometimes it’s taken broadly as ‘whatever we remember for authentication’. We are of the view that it would be desirable to

Data Science “Paint by the Numbers” with the Hypothesis Development Canvas

By Bill Schmarzo | October 26, 2018

When I was a kid, I use to love “Paint by the Numbers” sets.  Makes anyone who can paint or color between the lines a Rembrandt or Leonardo da Vinci (we can talk later about the long-term impact of forcing kids

October 2018 Netskope Cloud Report

By CloudTweaks | October 25, 2018

With the increased adoption of public cloud infrastructure services like AWS in the enterprise, there’s also a growing need for clear identity and access policies to ensure sensitive enterprise data is secure. While many organizations have controls around cloud services

Four Puzzling Issues of Identity Authentication

By Hitoshi Kokumai | October 24, 2018

Four Puzzling Issues of Identity Authentication – Takeaways from Consumer Identity World USA 2018 – Introduction The so-called password-less authentication, if implemented literally, would lead us to a world where we are deprived of the chances and means to get

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Critical Success Factors when shifting Workloads into the Cloud

Critical Success Factors when shifting Workloads into the Cloud

Shifting Workloads into the Cloud By 2020, 92 percent of all workloads will reside in the cloud. Yet challenges remain ...
5 Simple Tips to Help Avoid Ransomware

5 Simple Tips to Help Avoid Ransomware

5 Tips to Avoid Ransomware Ransomware is a particularly pernicious form of malware: unsatiated by simply using your system as ...
Understanding Data Governance - Don't Be Intimidated By It

Understanding Data Governance – Don’t Be Intimidated By It

Understanding Data Governance Data governance, the understanding of the raw data of an organization is an area IT departments have ...
The Connected Car: The Unknown Hero of Automotive Innovation

The Connected Car: The Unknown Hero of Automotive Innovation

Connected Car Innovation Spanning the last decade, the automotive industry has seen an explosion of technological innovation which has, and ...
Enabling Digital Transformation With Funding

Enabling Digital Transformation With Funding

IF IT’S IMPORTANT, BUDGET FOR IT When leadership issues a corporate mandate, employees are expected to execute on it. But ...
Are CEO’s Missing Out On Big Data’s Big Picture?

Are CEO’s Missing Out On Big Data’s Big Picture?

Big Data’s Big Picture Big data allows marketing and production strategists to see where their efforts are succeeding and where ...
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 ...
Coping with the Internet of (Risky) Things

Coping with the Internet of (Risky) Things

Internet of (Risky) Things The train appears to have left the station, and device manufacturers – makers of everything from ...
Combatting Malware in the Cloud Requires a New Way of Thinking

Combatting Malware in the Cloud Requires a New Way of Thinking

Malware in the Cloud It’s no secret that cloud adoption has exploded in the enterprise over last few years. However, ...