Businesses that overlook ROI analysis are missing cost savings

Computer Weekly

Organisations have more chance of meeting their cost saving expectations following cloud migrations if they carry out ROI analysis before

FBI vs Apple: Policy Analysis

CTOvision

Editor’s note: This is the second in a five-part series on this topic. This examination by Arnold Abraham provides insights and nuanced lessons from history, the law and the tech world that can inform all of us interested in both privacy and security.-bg bg Despite foreboding tales of doom associated with the potential outcome on each […]. CTO Cyber Security News

MSI Analysis Reporting Tool

Mick's IT Blog

Here is a tool I have written that generates a report on all of the variables used for each entry during an MSI installation. I wrote this script to make customizing the installation of MSI files much easier and quicker.

Cyber risk analysis

IT Toolbox

Risk analysis is simply the process of determining the severity of a risk

CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

CTOvision

CTOvision Pro is our subscription based research and analysis service. CTOvision Pro provides subscribers with more in-depth research, analysis and reporting on topics that matter to enterprise IT. Analysis Big Data CTOvision Admin Cyber Security DoD and IC Government CTO

How and why to conduct a cyber threat and risk analysis

Computer Weekly

An ethical hacker’s insights into how and why organisations should conduct a cyber threat and risk analysis based on nine years’ experience conducting penetration tests for hundreds of organisations

Cyber risk response analysis

IT Toolbox

The problem with deciding what to do to improve your network security is that there may be many options, so you can never be sure that you have identified every possible one, and in addition it may be difficult to determine whether you have selected the best one

One Week Free Trial of CTOvision Pro: A Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

CTOvision

If you find our open technology context and analysis of use please consider evaluating our subscription-only research and analysis service CTOvision Pro. CTOvision Pro provides access to more in-depth analysis and reporting. By Bob Gourley.

WikiLeaks publishes code and analysis of CIA hacking tool

Computer Weekly

Security experts are questioning the wisdom of WikiLeaks releasing more source code for US intelligence agency hacking tools

MIS Analysis Fundametals

A CIO's Voice

My analysis focuses on specific core weaknesses and how to correct them in an efficient and cost effective manner. An analysis should focused on the business benefits only. Filed under: CIO Tagged: Alignment , CIO roadmap , IT Process , MIS analysis , operational , strategic. CIO Alignment CIO roadmap IT Process MIS analysis operational strategic The last few weeks I have been developing a roadmap for the remainder of the year.

Uber.Pepsi.The Ringling Brothers Circus. Our Values based analysis.

Forrester IT

Three very different brands with an unfortunate commonality: Each has recently incurred the wrath of a growing segment that Forrester calls the values-based consumer. Last week at Forrester's Consumer Marketing Forum, my colleague J im Nail and I launched a new line of research. It helps marketers manage the trend of consumers looking beyond the direct, personal benefits they receive from a brand to also value the brand's impact on society and the world.

2015 Federal IT Spending Update: An analysis of the budget for CTOvision Pro Subscribers

CTOvision

Analysis Big Data CTO Cyber Security Department of State DHS DOD DoD and IC DOJ DOT ED FAA Government HHS Intelligence Community NASA VA United States federal budget By Bob Gourley. The total federal budget is about $3.9 Trillion.

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Another Great Example Of Pattern Analysis Over Hacker Activity

CTOvision

Recorded Future has just posted another nice piece of analysis on the cyber threat. Summary of the analysis: Forums can be analyzed at traffic level, without an analyst knowing foreign languages or tracking individual posts. The conclusions of this analysis underscore that in some cases alerts can be set up to provide advanced warning of certain kinds of activity. . For more see: Hacker Forum Traffic Analysis: ‘Patch Tuesday … Exploit Wednesday’ and Other Patterns.

Dutch mastering the art of big data analysis

Computer Weekly

Gathering and analysing huge amounts of data offers the promise of business efficiency and new opportunities. We look at what this all means for the once-cautious Dutch

3 Tips for Understanding Big Data Analysis for Business

IT Toolbox

There are a few tips that you can use to understand big data analysis. The first tip is to extend the business strategy toolbox.The big data analytics are going to be linked to the organizational strategy. Therefore, so that the organizations are able to implement the big analytics successfully, the business will need to be able to create the information and the decision processes that allow it to

Announcing CTOvision Pro: Our Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

CTOvision

CTOlabs.com has a paid subscriber base for access to in depth research and analysis. However, in-depth analysis and context is now available as part of our CTOvision Pro service. This high quality content includes access to online research and reports as well as a bi-weekly newsletter of up to date context and analysis that can help you apply emerging technologies to your mission needs.

Predict Sales Activities Using Regression Analysis of CRM Data

IT Toolbox

Customer relationship management (CRM) systems hold the key to understanding prospects and customers. Sometimes, companies fail to put enough information into the CRM database, but most companies have more data in the database than they know what to do with even, if it is not every piece of information they could be capturing. Dreaming of Data. Many sales

Public Cloud IaaS : A Price/Performance vs. Security Analysis

Cloud Musings

Since CSC was not included in Cloud Spectator''s performance analysis they are also not included in the chart provided above.). Industry''s transition from custom made, one-of-a-kind IT infrastructures to the standardize, commodity based cloud paradigm is well on it''s way.

Analysis vs. Synthesis

Future of CIO

From a cognitive perspective, system thinking integrates analysis and synthesis. The terms analysis and synthesis come from classical Greek and mean literally "to loosen up" and "to put together" respectively. Analysis is pre-phase of synthesis. synthesis is the analysis' "goal."

Machine intelligence pushes ERP data analysis even higher

IT Toolbox

Traditionally, companies have deployed comprehensive ERP systems to streamline and modernize business processes. Now, however, a Silicon Valley company is using machine intelligence to help managers glean even more value from the big data that ERP generates. Aera, which recently received $50 million in venture capital funding, helps companies move from automating their transaction

Data Debunked: The Myths and Truths About File Analysis  

Data Center Knowledge

With file share environments being the epicenter for human-generated activity within the business, organizations question how file analysis best fits into the data management strategy. Read More. Industry Perspectives

Conducting a Multi-Currency Gap Analysis: Assembling the Team

IT Toolbox

The JD Edwards functional lead is generally responsible for the JD Edwards implementation at your company and contributes to the business analysis and use case development. The lead should know about the steps involved in the JD Edwards business processes to be automated and integrated

The Problem With Storage Swiss' Analysis -- On VSAN

Chuck's Blog - EMC

One aspect of our industry that I find especially annoying is the "pay-to-say" analyst model.    The usual scenario is that one vendor wants to discredit one or more other vendors to make themselves look better. 

Local vendors challenge global players in our analysis of Europe's public cloud market

Forrester IT

Public Domain image of Europe , derived from NASA World Wind data, uploaded to Wikimedia Commons. The hyperscale global clouds seem to crop up pretty much everywhere, these days. But we all know that customer requirements differ, from industry to industry, and from country to country. how do they cope, and how do we account for the peculiarities of different markets?

Pay rises tipped for IT security and data analysis roles in 2017

Computer Weekly

Increase in high-profile data breaches and the need for data insight are seen as contributory factors in salary rises for IT security and data analytics staff

Docker Encourages Container Log Analysis for Insights

Data Center Knowledge

ETP program ensures log management solutions integrate with Docker, extend application portability across platform Read More. Shared

IDC’s Analysis of Worldwide DCIM Vendors

Data Center Knowledge

Now, find out IDC''s analysis of some major, worldwide DCIM vendors. Data center visibility and control is critical. Read More. White Papers Emerson

Security analysis of popular IoT devices

Network World

Have you wondered if your internet-connected devices are infected with Mirai malware and were part of the DDoS attacks? In response to the recent IoT DDoS attacks, researchers at Zscaler analyzed IoT traffic patterns not only on the days of the DDoS attacks on Dyn and Krebs on Security, but going back to July.

Accelerated PCAP: An Architecture for Precision Packet Capture and Analysis on High-­?Speed Networks

CTOvision

As such, packet capture and analysis continues to play a critical role in managing and securing large and small-­?scale By Charles Hall. Are you a system engineer or administrator charged with protecting your network infrastructure from attack?

Advanced IoT systems provide analysis catalyst for the petrochemical refinery of the future

IT Toolbox

Learn how a leading-edge petrochemical company in Texas is rethinking data gathering and analysis to foster safer environments and greater overall efficiency

CTOlabs Quickstart Tutorial: Thetus Savanna and analysis of the.

CTOvision

Savanna by Thetus Software that provides model enabled analysis capabilities to enterprise users. In the video below, Bob Gourley provides a quickstart tutorial showing how easy it is to get Savanna immediately focused on

Invincea Integrates Cloud Analysis and Enterprise Response Capabilities at the Endpoint

CTOvision

Invincea Redefines Endpoint Security with Integrated Endpoint, Cloud Analysis and Enterprise Response Capabilities. A control interface kills any suspicious processes in the container, while detailed forensic data is captured for analysis.

Vegas casino turns to gambling specialist for CRM data analysis

IT Toolbox

Casinos, like any other business, need to adapt their marketing activities to effectively engage with the increasingly narrow time and attention bandwidth of consumers. Las Vegas casino River Rock, like many of its competitors, this month invested in a CRM upgrade by choosing Advanced Intelligence Marketing (AIM) as its in-house solution. The casino says it will be using AIM’s business intelligence