Cyber Security Skills Businesses Will Look For in 2017


Cyber security is a more pressing issue than ever, with hackers and cyber terrorists advancing all the time. That’s why 2017 calls for experts with the most-needed set of skills, to ensure businesses can continue driving towards success without being taken down by a breach. Unfortunately, this easy opening is just as easy for cyber attacks – which means businesses are looking for experts skilled in monitoring and managing cloud security. Cloud Security Development.

Seven Trends and Predictions for 2017


Seven Trends and Predictions for 2017. With that in mind, here are my on-the-record predictions for 2017. Prediction: Self-driving cars will complete trials in 2017. Prediction: Internet of Things will move off the hype list and become a dominant technology in 2017.

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Forrester Predictions: Ten Key Developments In Cloud Computing Shape The Industry In 2017

Forrester IT

I'm pleased to announce that Forrester's cloud computing predictions for 2017 published this morning! Check out Predictions 2017: Customer-Obsessed Enterprises Launch Cloud's Second Decade. Our cloud team has gathered ten key developments in cloud computing that will shape this industry in 2017 -- and what you should do about them today. Starting in 2017, large enterprises will move to cloud in a big way, and that will super-charge the market.

Autonomous Capabilities for DoD Summit 26-26 Sep 2017


On September 26-27, 2017, senior leaders within the U.S. CTO Cyber Security News RobotsMilitary Services, DoD, Industry and Academia will convene in Alexandria, VA, for two days of off the record, non attribution briefings and senior level discussions at Defense Strategies Institute’s “Town Hall” Autonomous Capabilities for DoD Summit. The dialogue will focus on achieving and applying levels of […].

Security Innovation Network Gathering Innovators and Enterprise Leaders at 28-29 March 2017 ITSEF


CTO Cyber Security EventsBob Gourley. Hosted at the Computer History Museum, Mountain View, CA, this event gathers over 300+ leading private equity investors, corporates, venture-back tech companies and emerging growth businesses. The cyber innovation ecosystem is broadening.

Cloud Security Spending Will Grow To $3.5 Billion By 2021

Forrester IT

What does this mean for cloud security? · This rapid shift to the cloud raises new issues and challenges for security and risk professionals. Traditional perimeter-based security tools do little to protect cloud workloads. Securing data and applications that reside in the cloud is increasingly critical as more mission-critical apps and high-value data and intellectual property move to the cloud. Cloud Security. cloud access security brokers.

O’Reilly Security Conference NY Oct 29-30 2017


The O'Reilly Security Conference brings together in-the-trenches security practitioners from organizations of every size, across a wide breadth of industries to share actionable insight in a supportive, hype-free environment. Big Data CTO Cyber Security Events News

Cognitio Partners Bob Flores and Bob Gourley at 2017 RSA Conference


The 2017 RSA conference will be held February 13 - 17, 2017 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. This is the largest gathering of security professionals and vendors in the security ecosystem. Bob Gourley.

2017 IT Priority Study: Trends in APAC security

Computer Weekly

Find out what security initiatives IT decision makers are planning in 2017

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The 3 hottest cloud jobs for 2017

David Linthicum

Here’s my list of the three top cloud jobs for 2017 in terms of demand, pay, and job security. I get this question a lot: What’s the best cloud job this year? Followed by: Which cloud jobs pay the best? The same answer—data—applies to both questions, though with three variations. Download the public cloud megaguide PDF: Amazon, Microsoft, Google, IBM, and Joyent compared. Stay up on the cloud with InfoWorld’s Cloud Computing Report newsletter. ]. Cloud architect.

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What You Need To Know About Mary Meeker’s 2017 State of the Internet Report


billion gamers in 2017. But, there are still risks that have to be mitigated and security issues to resolve. As more and more applications and services migrate to the cloud, more will be required for security. What do you do to better secure your infrastructure?

2017 Edition of The Cyber Threat Provides New Insights Into Bad Actors


Now updated for 2017, the book includes a new section on the technological environment that can help decision-makers get their heads around the new tech enabled world arising around us. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Health IT Internet of Things Mobile News RobotsThe Cyber Threat was written to help executives, especially those without a deep background in cybersecurity, understand the nature of adversaries in cyberspace.

Hot products at VMworld 2017

Network World

VMworld 2017 Image by Thinkstock/VMware VMworld 2017 is underway in Las Vegas, where IT pros are converging to learn about the latest in enterprise cloud, virtualization, security, and software-defined data center technologies.

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O’Reilly Velocity Conference NYC 1-4 Oct 2017


Register Today for O'Reilly Velocity Conference New York, 2017. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Events NewsThe O'Reilly Velocity Conference is the best place on the planet for web ops and systems engineering professionals like you to learn from your peers, exchange ideas with experts, and share best practices and lessons learned for handling modern systems and applications. Save 20% with code: […].

Automation For The Better Good - Security

Forrester IT

What these tasks have in common (in addition to relying on automation): a critical dependence on security. In a world where infrastructure-as-code scales quickly and massively scales, it is crucial to bake in security at every level of the stack. Information Security. Security Operations & Program Governance. application security.

Will The RSA Conference 2017 Make You A Better Security Pro?

Forrester IT

Coincidentally, I'm proud to announce a new report highlighting the best tactics CISOs and security leaders are using to elevate their game: How To Become A Superstar Security Leader. If you're interested to hear Forrester's take on the most interesting things we hear at the conference, register for our webinar here: Top Security Trends From The RSA Conference 2017. Security and Risk

Raise Your Cyber Defenses By Attending The O’Reilly Security Conference NY Oct 29-30 2017


The O'Reilly Security Conference brings together in-the-trenches security practitioners from organizations of every size, across a wide breadth of industries to share actionable insight in a supportive, hype-free environment. CTO Cyber Security Events News

Last Chance To Register For The Data Event Of The Year: StrataData NYC 25-28 Sep 2017


The yearly Strata Data conference (formerly known as Hadoop World) will be 25-28 Sep 2017. Artificial Intelligence Big Data CTO Cyber Security NewsThis is the place to be to network with peers, learn lessons from others in the field, and track the status of the greatest technological solutions in the Big Data field. Topics include: AI, Big data & the Cloud, Data […].

Six Trends in Cloud Security for 2017

IT Toolbox

This makes cloud security critical, since it interfaces with just about every computing system. Almost no IT system is safe without good cloud security. The cloud is the starting point for most computing now. That’s why hackers are increasing targeting cloud systems—taking advantage of its centrality in the computing stack, and the vulnerabilities that come from its newness. Thankfully

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Bob Flores and Bob Gourley of Cognitio at 2017 RSA Conference


The 2017 RSA conference will be held February 13 - 17, 2017 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco. This is the largest gathering of security professionals and vendors in the security ecosystem. Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security NewsBob Gourley.

Top ERP Security Challenges in 2017

IT Toolbox

There’s more opportunity in hacking business. Whether for mayhem or financial gain, cybercriminals are switching from attacking unsuspecting individuals to more organized cyber crime that targets businesses large and small. ERP, in particular, is a prime target. That’s because ERP systems are the nerve center of the businesses that use them, and unauthorized access

IBM & Cisco Join Security Forces To Fight Cybercrime And The Competition

Forrester IT

I was lucky enough to be invited to IBM's 3rd annual Security Summit in NYC for about 300 of its customers. IBM used the event to showcase a new IBM and Cisco joint security initiative whereby the two will work to integrate their security solutions to better combat advanced threats. Security & Risk. Cisco IBM Security & Risk Security and Risk cybercrime cybersecurity

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2 cloud tasks to do before 2017 ends

David Linthicum

But there are two things you must do before 2017 is over. Think security—yes, again. When considering the public cloud, security should be systemic to everything you do. However, most enterprises moving to cloud have no real definition of their security strategy, not to mention policies or the selection of enabling technology. Vacations are over, school is about to start, and people are starting to think about what to do in the four months until the end of the year.

The 15-Minute, 7-Slide Security Presentation for Your Board of Directors


When the request comes in to give a cybersecurity presentation to the board, security leaders should jump at the chance to educate the executives. Security and risk leaders will be presenting to the board at least on an annual basis, with some on a more frequent rotation. .

Computer science student wins 2017 UK Cyber Security Challenge

Computer Weekly

Cyber attack simulation challenge sees 22-year-old computer science student crowned UK amateur cyber security champion

2016 Privacy Lessons Learned And Looking Ahead To 2017

Forrester IT

Each year at the end of summer, several members of Forrester's Security & Risk research team look back at publicly reported breach events and data privacy violations of the previous 12 months to spot trends and identify cases to feature where we feel there are lessons learned for S&R pros. Security and Risk

Garrison: Secure Web Browsing


With this post, we are initializing our coverage of Garrison Technology, a revolutionary provider of ultra-secure web browsing. Internet access for government employees presents one of the gravest threats to enterprise cyber security today. Company CTO Cyber Security News Security CompaniesCompromises on federal networks via spear phishing, watering hole attacks and drive-by-downloads permits cyber attackers ranging from criminals to nation states […].

SINET Innovation Summit 20 June 2017 in NYC


We have previously written about the Security Innovation Network (SINET), a collective of mission-focused experts led by the highly regarded and widely respected connector Robert Rodriguez. CTO Cyber Security Internet of Things Mobile NewsAny SINET event is worth engaging with, they always deliver value for participants. The next major event is just days away. The SINET Innovation Summit will be held 20 […].

IoT, encryption, and AI lead top security trends for 2017

Tech Republic Security

A new Forrester report identified the top 14 cybersecurity trends for enterprises to watch in 2017

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Bigger, Faster, Stronger: VoIP Outlook in 2017

IT Toolbox

The increased need for security, speed and better communication is fueling the evolution of voice over Internet protocol services. Here's what to expect for VoIP in 2017 and beyond: 1. Heightened Security Measures. Cyber-attacks and data breaches have all become too common. In fact, the past decade has seen more than

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Endpoint Security in 2017

Network World

Fast forward to 2017 and my colleague Doug Cahill and I are currently tracking around 50 endpoint security vendors. to throw VC dollars at anything that hinted at endpoint security innovation. Okay, I get the need for more than signature-based AV but there simply isn’t room in the market for 50 endpoint security vendors. Just a few years ago, there were about 6 to 10 well regarded AV vendors that dominated the market.

Is the Cloud Secure?


Cloud security breaches consistently make news headlines. The ambiguity that surrounds cloud computing can make securing the enterprise seem daunting. Concerns about security have led some CIOs to limit their organizational use of public cloud services. However, the challenge exists not in the security of the cloud itself, but in the policies and technologies for security and control of the technology. to “Am I using the cloud securely?”

RSA 2017: The Internet of Things security threat

Network World

RSA Conference 2017 will take on the threat posed by the internet of things, something that was demonstrated last fall by the DDoS attacks that took down Dyn data centers and many of the high-profile Web sites it supports. Those attacks, generating peak traffic of 1TByte or more, raise the question of how best to secure these devices, and sessions at the Feb.13-17 conference in San Francisco try to answer it.

Hiring cyber security and big data experts named top priority for IT recruiters in 2017

Computer Weekly

Research suggests IT professionals with expertise in cyber security and big data could find themselves in high demand in 2017

Getting started with a career in Cyber Security and Information Security

Doctor Chaos

The Information Security Profession – Where do I Start? I am often asked by individuals to provide advice or guidance on how to get started in the field of information security. Cyber InfoSec education infosec security awareness tools training

Strata + Hadoop World is March 13–16, 2017 in San Jose, CA


Strata + Hadoop World 2017 (happening March 13–16 in San Jose) has its strongest program ever. Plan early for 2017 and register before Early Price ends on January 20. Artificial Intelligence Big Data CTO Cyber Security Events NewsBob Gourley. You'll find Business Case Studies and Data-driven Business Management.

Information Security: What You Should Know About Agile, DevOps, and Continuous Delivery


10 Ways Digitalization is Upending Information Security. A recent survey of around two dozen heads of information security produced a useful overview of the nature of this problem and how some of the world’s most forward-thinking teams are responding.

Cyber security a business necessity

Computer Weekly

Cyber security is a business necessity, according to the T-Mobile security chief in Poland

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The Latest Developments In Corporate Data Security


The Latest Developments In Corporate Data Security Corporate data security is defined as the processes by which sensitive information is accessed only by authorized individuals and then destroyed when it is no longer needed. Proactive measures, including software purchases, third-party services, and internal company policies, offer data security solutions that would prevent most types of […]. Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security

Understanding the Security Risks of New Cloud Software


However, some concerns about cloud security risks appeared early in the industry and are still relevant today. Both providers and customers must ensure that all data transfers occur over secure channels. Carol M. Evenson.

Dear IT Operations: It’s Time To Get Serious About Security

Forrester IT

Okay, I'll apologize right away to the IT ops teams that are already security-savvy. But I suspect there are still a few that leave security to the CISO's team. On Friday, May 12, 2017, evil forces launched a ransomware pandemic, like a defibrillator blasting security into the heart of IT operations. It wasn't an esoteric fancy-pants security tool that made some organizations safe; it was simple e-hygiene: Keep your operating systems current. cyber security.

AWS cloud security: Amazon CISO shares secrets to building secure cloud products

Computer Weekly

Ahead of Re:Invent 2017, AWS CISO Stephen Schmidt discusses how the cloud giant addresses user demand for new products and services, without compromising on cloud security

RFUN: The Recorded Future Annual Threat Intelligence Conference Oct 4-5 2017


Artificial Intelligence Big Data CTO Cyber Security Events NewsThe 6th Annual Recorded Future Threat Intelligence Conference will be held 4-5 Oct at the Newseum in Washington DC.