Education

Logicalis US: Cybercriminals Are Targeting Higher Education

By CloudBuzz | October 10, 2017

CISOs Can Strengthen Their IT Security Plans NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Each time a major retailer, credit bureau or healthcare provider experiences a significant data breach, even the experts in cybersecurity circles wonder, “What could be worse than that?”  According

Academia is on the Ropes but is Reluctant to Change. Why are Most of Them Digital Dinosaurs?

By John Pientka | October 5, 2017

“Moving a university is like moving a cemetery—you can’t expect any help from the inhabitants,” says Barb Oakley, Ph.D. Higher Educations’ product is too expensive, takes too long and doesn’t produce enough of the graduates needed. New technology could be

Cisco Expands Learning Portfolio with New Business Architecture Training and Certifications

By CloudBuzz | September 19, 2017

New Business Architecture Training and Certifications Expanded Portfolio Accelerates Business Transformation by Addressing Critical Talent Needs SAN JOSE, CA–(Marketwired – Sep 19, 2017) – Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today announced it is expanding its learning portfolio with new business architecture training and

Telehealth: Big Data and Healthcare Innovation

By Daniel Matthews | August 31, 2017

Telehealth Innovation Every day, people pop their health-related questions into Google’s search field. Symptoms-related searches alone make up about 1 percent of queries in Google. If you think about it, given the number of things people could search for, that’s

Five Compelling Ways To Use Salesforce Campaigns

By CloudTweaks | August 28, 2017

Salesforce Campaigns Salesforce, commonly known as “The World’s Favorite CRM Software” builds business software on a subscription basis. CRM stands for “Customer Relationship Management” and helps a company keep track of their contacts and communication in order to maximize sales

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How To Become an AWS Certified Solutions Architect

By CloudTweaks | August 23, 2017

AWS Certified Solutions Architect AWS launched its certification model to validate knowledge of professionals against ever changing standards of the industry. Before jumping into AWS certification, it is important to know what are the basic concepts of AWS and the

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Cybersecurity Skills Shortage Takes Center Stage at (ISC)2 Security Congress

By CloudTweaks | August 10, 2017

Industry Leaders Discuss Workforce Strategy CLEARWATER, Fla., Aug. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — (ISC)²® today announced Gary Beach, author of The U.S. Technology Skills Gap, will moderate a panel titled, Help Wanted! – Addressing the Cybersecurity Skills Shortage, at its seventh annual Security Congress, taking place Monday, September 25 at

VMware Announces vSAN Customer Adoption in Higher Education

By CloudBuzz | June 27, 2017

Need for Modernizing IT Infrastructure Drives Adoption of Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) at Leading Educational Institutions PALO ALTO, CA–(Marketwired – June 27, 2017) – VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) today announced that Oakland University (OU), The University of South Carolina Upstate (USC Upstate) and Ventura County Community College

IBM Launches Cybersecurity Skills Initiative for “New Collar” Job

By CloudBuzz | May 30, 2017

Announces New Programs & Recommendations to Expand Cybersecurity Workforce Pipeline ARMONK, N.Y., May 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — IBM (NYSE:  IBM) Security today announced an initiative to help address the projected 1.8 million-person cybersecurity worker shortage through programs and partnerships that promote a “new

Application deadline for UTSA online degree program in cyber security approaches

By CloudBuzz | May 26, 2017

SAN ANTONIO, May 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) is currently accepting applications for its groundbreaking new fully online degree program in cyber security, and the deadline to apply for the fall of 2017

THOUGHT LEADERSHIP ARCHIVE

Six HR Technology Functions That Will Help You Retain Your Best Staff

By CloudTweaks

Six HR Technology Functions New trends in technology are making it possible for organisations to engage with their employees on a deeper level, making the employees more likely to stick around and contribute to sustainable business performance. Automated talent management

Cloud Migration – 10 ‘Do it Right’ Tips

By Stan Roach

Cloud Migration Tips Businesses continue to adopt the cloud at break neck speed. Inherent benefits like lower operational costs, no infrastructure overheads, and quick access to better technology make cloud a very attractive proposition for businesses, especially start-ups and SMEs.

Business Versus Technical Cloud Service Brokers And Why It Matters

By CloudTweaks

Cloud Service Brokers Gartner predicts “By 2015, at least 20% of all cloud services will be consumed via internal or external cloud service brokerages, rather than directly, up from less than 5% today.” Thus, it is important to understand what

New Year, New Cloud? Managing “Extreme Data”

By David Eisner

Managing Extreme Data Companies are familiar with the concept of “big data”; every piece of information they generate from day-to-day business processes or when interacting with customers is considered valuable, so long as these pieces are quickly analyzed and converted

Protect Against Network Failures

Five Things Organizations Can Do To Protect Against Network Failures

By Milind Kulkarni

Protect Against Network Failures It is no surprise that whenever there is an outage in a public or private cloud, organizations lose business, face the wrath of angry customers and take a hit on their brands. The effects of an

CIOs Can Tackle Cloud Fears 

5 Ways CIOs Can Tackle Cloud Fears

By Robert Grazioli

CIO Cloud Fears  CIOs are tired of hearing about cloud computing concerns. They’ve spent years reading about how cloud resources are subject to risks, and wonder – what can they do to help people trust the cloud?  The truth is

Four Cloud Security Mega Trends

By Roy Feintuch

Cloud Security Trends Last year was a big year for the cloud. Cloud adoption continued to grow at a rapid clip, even as executives from companies such as McDonald’s and ENEL talked about how their organizations are embracing a cloud-first

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Automation and the IT Service Management Strategy

By Brian Day

IT Service Management Strategy It’s true. The full potential of automation cannot be fully realized until it is informed and supported by an effective IT service management strategy (ITSM) that encompasses your entire IT environment, as well as business objectives,

Do Not Rely On Passwords To Protect Your Online Information

By John Barco

Do Not Rely On Passwords Simple passwords are no longer safe to use online. John Barco, vice president of Global Product Marketing at ForgeRock, explains why it’s time the industry embraced more advanced identity-centric solutions that improve the customer experience

How artificial intelligence and analytics helps in crime prevention

By CloudTweaks

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Crime Prevention According to a study released by FBI, there is an annual increase of 4.1% in violent crimes and 7.4% in motor-vehicle thefts in the United States in 2016. Despite having stringent laws and intense

Having Your Cybersecurity And Eating It Too

Having Your Cybersecurity And Eating It Too

The Catch 22 The very same year Marc Andreessen famously said that software was eating the world, the Chief Information ...
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Cryptographic Key Generation – It’s Time To Pay Attention

Cryptographic Key Generation When we think about cryptographic keys, we tend to think about closely guarded secrets. Keys are the only ...
Malware Will Cripple Cloud And IoT Infrastructure If Not Contained

Malware Will Cripple Cloud And IoT Infrastructure If Not Contained

The Malware Cloud Concern This year we’ve had two cyber attacks in which malware was used to cripple government computer ...
Mark Carrizosa

Despite Record Breaches, Secure Third Party Access Still Not An IT Priority

Record Breaches Research has revealed that third parties cause 63 percent of all data breaches. From HVAC contractors, to IT ...
Cloud Proofing Future Business Challenges

Cloud Proofing Future Business Challenges

Cloud Proofing Business Hardly a week goes by without coming across news around the increase in the number of organizations ...
Digital Identity Trends 2017 – Previewing The Year Ahead

Digital Identity Trends 2017 – Previewing The Year Ahead

Digital Identity Trends 2017 The lack of security of the Internet of Things captured public attention this year as massive ...