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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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Why Containers Can’t Solve All Your Problems In The Cloud

Containers and the cloud Docker and other container services are appealing for a good reason - they are lightweight and ...
Machine Learning Explained: Understanding Supervised, Unsupervised, and Reinforcement Learning

Machine Learning Explained: Understanding Supervised, Unsupervised, and Reinforcement Learning

Machine Learning Explained Once we start delving into the concepts behind Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML), we come ...
Using Cloud Analytics To Improve Customer Experience

Using Cloud Analytics To Improve Customer Experience

Evolution of Cloud Analytics Moving data to the cloud, once considered a strenuous task, has now become commonplace in most ...
GDPR Drives Real Time Analytics

GDPR Drives Real Time Analytics

New reforms under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) started as an attempt to standardize data protection regulations in 2012 ...
The Role of Big Data in the Medical Marijuana Industry

The Role of Big Data in the Medical Marijuana Industry

Medical Marijuana Industry Given that it's already playing a role in disrupting and even revolutionizing entire industries almost overnight, it's ...
The Future For Cyber Security Looks Uncertain

The Future For Cyber Security Looks Uncertain

Future For Cyber Security From the inception of the internet, cyber security has become increasingly more important. As the internet ...
security wordpress 101

WordPress Security 101 – Securing Your WordPress Installation

WordPress Security 101 Roughly 37,000 websites are breached daily. Considering WordPress powers at least 53% of all websites, you can bet a lot ...
ERP Ain’t Got the Same Soul, I Like that Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll

ERP Ain’t Got the Same Soul, I Like that Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll

Designing Enterprise Software around People Looking back, business owners talked to their customers and employees in person or by phone ...
Not Digital Transformation; It’s “Intelligence Transformation” We Seek

Not Digital Transformation; It’s “Intelligence Transformation” We Seek

Forrester published a report titled “The Sorry State of Digital Transformation in 2018” (love the brashness of the title) that ...