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Smart Cities Cybersecurity Challenge


Smart Cities will become a full-scale cyber war battleground unless Congress mandates cybersecurity. The biggest danger in Smart Cities is the assumption that IoT sensors communicating over a 5G fabric to Machine Learning and Blockchain systems will be safe from cyberattacks. To the contrary Smart Cities suffer from all the cyber vulnerabilities we have today [.]. Big Data and Analytics Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Cyber War Government Cyberwar smart city

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Cloud Migration Part One: An Overview

Cloud Musings

Cloud Migration Part One: An Overview Business is all about efficiency and effectiveness. In today’s world, however, those twin goals almost always lead to cloud migration.

Who Will Buy your Emerging Software Company?

The Investing Edge

As entrepreneurs who have been through the fund raising process know, this question is one they should be prepared for when speaking with potential venture investors.

Advanced Digital Businesses Are Winning With Tech-Driven Business Innovation

Forrester IT

Those that don’t keep up with the rapidly changing pace of technology will cease to be competitive and get left behind. The most advanced enterprises have common threads.

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A Personal Technology for Good Redux: Call for Code

Cloud Musings

In 2013 I had the opportunity to manage a $2M demonstration of how cloud computing could be used to support natural disasters.

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Digital Risk Protection In 2018: New Vendors, New Leaders, New Wave

Forrester IT

Digital Risk Protection In 2018: New Vendors, New Leaders, New Wave Our “The Forrester New Wave™: Digital Risk Protection, Q3 2018” report is out! Take a look at how 14 DRP vendors stack up in this emerging market.

How to get real value from big data in the cloud

David Linthicum

According to a recent report from IDC, “worldwide revenues for big data and business analytics will grow from nearly $122 billion in 2015 to more than $187 billion in 2019, an increase of more than 50 percent over the five-year forecast period.” Anyone in enterprise IT already knows that big data is a big deal.

Amazon gets close to 50 percent of US ecommerce market share, PC sales up, cyber security critical in Internet of Things, Blockchain causes disruption


The following are some of the tech topics we are tracking: Amazon’s share of the US e-commerce market is now 49 %, or 5% of all retail spend Though Amazon has been at odds with the current political dispensation in the United States, it is keeping on growing. While President Trump's tweets against Amazon did affect [.]. Blockchain and Cryptocurrency CTO Cyber Security Internet of Things News Amazon

CIOs Need To Know: Will AI Be A Good Or A Bad Thing For Their Company?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Sure AI is powerful, but can it be too powerful? Image Credit: A Health Blog. As the person with the CIO job, it is our responsibility to stay on top of all of the new technology that is out there because we understand the importance of information technology.

The most important unanswered questions of 2018 in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML)


Here is what a recent whitepaper by Dataiku reveals about Artificial intelligence and machine learning emphasising on the role of data scientists. Let’s find out. This is the first part of an article series based on a whitepaper by Dataiku) The year 2018 was supposed to be the one.

Telefónica Is Maturing Into A Digital Service Provider

Forrester IT

Telefónica hosted its Industry Analyst & Customer Days in Madrid recently. In our view, Telefónica is emerging as a leading global telco. Of course, digital natives like Alibaba, AWS, Google, and Tencent continue to capture the customer attention.

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Cluttering the User Experience with too Much Code

Social, Agile and Transformation

I have a friend, a colleague. Let's call him Joe. Joe wants the best for his customers and his organization. He knows customer experience is critical and he recognized his organization hasn't been the best at it. People come to their site because they have to get something done. And customers loathe having to but must as part of running their own business. So they've put up with the. customer experience innovation product management site performance software development

The Technology To See at the 2018 DoDIIS Worldwide Conference


One of the great things about the DoDIIS Worldwide Conference (Aug 12-15 Omaha, Nebraska) is the expo floor. It is unlike any other tech conference. This one is filled with providers of great technology who know the importance of support to national security missions. The problem is that there are so many great solutions demonstrated [.]. Artificial Intelligence Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Events Government News

Organizational DevOps – an Enterprise Contradiction

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Does your business structure help or hurt your DevOps move? “Organizational DevOps” is the enterprise level action for a DevOps strategy and tactics. There is a natural struggle when moving towards DevOps, but therein is the value. First some context … Process or Project .

The Top Seven Blockchain Careers You Should Know About


Blockchain is a growing industry and people skilled in it are in high demand.The UpWork report states that jobs related to blockchain technology saw a growth of 2000% for three consecutive quarters.

6 Key Takeaways From Google Marketing Live 2018

Forrester IT

Susan Bidel, Joe Stanhope, Tina Moffett, and I were able to attend Google Marketing Live this week in San Jose. There were many announcements and changes made to Google’s platforms and products. Possibly the most significant – an announcement that was made over a week ago – was the retirement of the AdWords and DoubleClick […]. age of the customer

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The Digital CIO’s Journey: How to Manage IT in the RIGHT Way

Future of CIO

The exponential growth of information and emerging lightweight technologies provide the new opportunities for the business to pursue innovation and catalyze business growth. The business must begin to see IT, not just a business enabler, but a digital accelerator and digital game changer.

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The Defense Innovation Board Provides Insights Actionable By Government and Industry Technologists


The Defense Innovation Board (DIB) is an advisory board for DoD. This means it does not have command authority, but can offer food for thought and suggestions for consideration. But my view is the ideas and suggestions the DIB is making are so compelling that everyone in DoD should pay attention and take action on [.]. Artificial Intelligence CTO News

The Houston Astros and Winning Through Advanced Analytics

Perficient - Digital Transformation

McKinsey has a great article on the Houston Astros win in the last world series and why advanced analytics helped propel them from horrendous losses to baseball champions. It will remind you of Moneyball for the statistics minded who love a good story.

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Three New Advances in Healthcare Technology


How AI and Machine Learning is transforming healthcare technology. How will emerging technologies improve your health outcomes and life expectancy? One word: Fast. Technological innovations are helping health care providers advance and improve the medical field at an alarming pace.

Canada’s Tech Market Stays A Half Step Behind The US Tech Market

Forrester IT

The Canadian tech market will grow in both 2018 and 2019, but growth will slow from 5% in 2017 and 2018 to 3.7% in 2019, according to Forrester’s report on “The Canadian Tech Market Outlook For 2018 To 2019 — 5% Growth In 2018 Will Slow To Under 4% In 2019.” These growth rates, while […].

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The Toughness and Softness of Digital CIOs

Future of CIO

With continuously technology-driven disruptions and exponential growth of information, Digital is the era for the rise of the CIO role. IT has become “softer” because it shifts from monolithic hardware oriented to mosaic information-driven.

How will AI affect nation states, Social media battle against fake news using AI, Walmart and Microsoft team up to take on Amazon, AI won’t be taking away your jobs


These are some of the AI stories we are tracking: The ascent of Artificial Intelligence: How will AI change the nation-state? We often talk about how artificial intelligence and machine learning will change the way we think about technology but how will it affect the human race as a whole? More specifically how AI will [.]. News Apple Google

Journey from SFB to Teams: Part 3 – Coexistence and Upgrade Modes

Perficient - Digital Transformation

One of the best ways to transition users over to Microsoft Teams is by enabling users to use Teams alongside Skype for Business. You will notice throughout this article that both Teams and Skype for Business have several functions that overlap.



Innovative young companies are improving gaming concepts with the help of blockchain, ensuring that this epic clash creates a better reality for future gamers. Industries central to our entertainment end up being the most highly valued.

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The Fraud Management Solutions Market Will Exceed $10 Billion By 2023

Forrester IT

Estimates of the cost of fraud vary widely, but almost everyone agrees that the cost is huge and appears to be increasing. Looking just at eCommerce, Forrester predicts that US and Western European eCommerce fraud will reach $18.6 billion in 2018. And in its 2017 True Cost of Fraud report, LexisNexis Risk Solutions estimates that fraud […]. fraud management IT spending forecasts security & risk ForecastView fraud

Running High-Performance Digital Organization with High Accountability

Future of CIO

The digital transformation is now spreading rapidly to enable organizations of all shapes and sizes to reinvent themselves. It blurs the geographical, functional, organizational, and even industrial borders nowadays.

QuintessenceLabs is Named a Tech Pioneer for 2018


The World Economic Forum has named QuintessenceLabs one of their Tech Pioneers for 2018!QuintessenceLabs QuintessenceLabs joins a prestigious list of previous awardees such as Google, Spotify, Twitter, AirBnB and Atlassian. This year's pioneers were chosen based on their innovative breakthroughs and creative solutions to many different global challenges. QuintessenceLabs was selected for their significant contributions to the [.]. CTO Cyber Security News Atlassian Google QuintessenceLabs

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