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API security

3 Steps to Better Security in the API Economy

By CloudTweaks / January 24, 2018

API Security Whenever you’re working online with the Internet, security is also a top concern. Any mistakes or lapse of judgments can cost a lot of money and potentially even entire business, credibility and reputation. But, as an online business

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Most In-Demand on LinkedIn

By Louis Columbus / January 16, 2018

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Machine Learning Engineers, Data Scientists, and Big Data Engineers rank among the top emerging jobs on LinkedIn. Data scientist roles have grown over 650% since 2012, but currently, 35,000 people in the US have data

Six Major Data Breach Trends From 2017

By Cloud Syndicate / January 11, 2018

Major Data Breach Trends It seems like the moment the security industry collectively comes to grips with the latest publicly disclosed data breach, another bigger and badder security incident surfaces to shake it up, prompting many enterprises to worry if

How SSO Software Works and Why Single Sign-On Is Important

By Cloud Syndicate / January 11, 2018

The Functionality and Importance of SSO Software SSO is an acronym for Single Sign-On, a software program which uses one set of login credentials to gain entry to multiple applications. The average person maintained 27 passwords in 2016, an increase

53% Of Companies Are Adopting Big Data Analytics

By Louis Columbus / January 8, 2018

Adopting Big Data Analytics Big data adoption reached 53% in 2017 for all companies interviewed, up from 17% in 2015, with telecom and financial services leading early adopters. Reporting, dashboards, advanced visualization end-user “self-service” and data warehousing are the top five technologies and

Are Smart Pills a Smart Idea for the IoT?

By Daniel Matthews / January 4, 2018

Smart Pills and IoT It stands to reason that the medical industry would be the most likely place for groundbreaking and disruptive tech advancement. An aging baby boomer population—a huge slice of America as we know it—is seeking to prolong

Object Storage for Your Backups

Don’t be held hostage by Ransomware: 7 Prevention Tips

By Cloud Syndicate / December 8, 2017

Ransomware Prevention Tips Ransomware can bring your business to its knees. Whether it comes as a system- or network-wide infection, it can do a severe damage to your company. Ransomware starts with malware that infects a system by using malicious

Why does the concept of airspace matter in the drone world?

By Scott Andersen / November 23, 2017

The Airspace Drone World Recently I was invited to continue a discussion started last year. The conversation was a roundtable of now High School Seniors. All of them participate in the technology program of a Maryland School District. The originally

Survey: 87% of Businesses Are Confident About Cybersecurity

By Daniel Matthews / November 20, 2017

Businesses Confident About Cybersecurity In a year that has seen multiple massive data breaches and troubling cyberattacks, a new survey reveals 87 percent of businesses are “confident in their cybersecurity preparedness.” The survey, from SolarWinds MSP, included 400 businesses from

Endpoint Security

WordPress Security 101 – Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness

By CloudTweaks / November 17, 2017

Endpoint Security And Disaster Preparedness Continued from part 4 Setting up a secure password for your admin dashboard is a tactic that sets you on the right track to a robust WordPress security. But one smart tactic, or a combination

Thought Leaders

That’s It? After All the Hype and Fear About A.I.? Turns Out They Can’t Do the Hard Stuff

That’s It? After All the Hype and Fear About A.I.? Turns Out They Can’t Do the Hard Stuff

Well, guess we should have known better. A.I. can play Jeopardy, Chess and Go but it seems their capabilities have ...
Maduro Attempted Assassination by Drones - A Nasty Part of the Future Has Arrived

Maduro Attempted Assassination by Drones – A Nasty Part of the Future Has Arrived

January: I wrote of Slaughterbots – the potential of small ariel drones that could kill. March: I talked about how ...
Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

Driving AI Revolution with Pre-built Analytic Modules

What is the Intelligence Revolution equivalent to the 1/4” bolt?   I asked this question in the blog “How History Can ...
Blockchain Potential to Transform Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain Potential to Transform Artificial Intelligence

Blockchain Potential The research on improving Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) has been ongoing for decades. However, it wasn’t until recently that ...
Slaughterbots: Scary Digital Disruption

Slaughterbots: Scary Digital Disruption

Slaughterbots Digital disruption blossoms from a thousand sources. New technologies seem to emerge slowly and almost randomly. Then BOOM! They ...

Job Outlook

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Most In-Demand on LinkedIn

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Most In-Demand on LinkedIn

Data Science And Machine Learning Jobs Machine Learning Engineers, Data Scientists, and Big Data Engineers rank among the top emerging jobs ...
Toronto added most North American tech jobs in 2017, with wages lower than any US hub

Toronto added most North American tech jobs in 2017, with wages lower than any US hub

For the second year in a row, CBRE’s tech talent report found that Toronto is North America’s fastest growing tech ...
The Difference between Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Statisticians, and Software Engineers

The Difference between Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Statisticians, and Software Engineers

Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Statisticians, and Software Engineers Finding out the difference between data scientists, data engineers, software engineers, and ...
Is Automation The Future Of Radiology?

Is Automation The Future Of Radiology?

Future of Radiology For those of you who don’t already know, radiology is a subset of medicine that specializes in ...
The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

The Cloud Reveals a Future of Work That May Be Scary to Some

The Future of Work May Be Scary to Some Anyone paying attention to the world of work over the past ...