Wed.Nov 07, 2018

Predictions 2019: Financial Services Firms Shift Their Focus To Operational Efficiency

Forrester IT

In the decade since the global financial crisis, much of the financial services industry has made a strong recovery. While many governments are still nursing large debts, most banks, investment management firms, and insurance companies have long since returned to good health.

FBI and Intel Community Release Framework to Thwart Insider Threats

CTOvision

The multi-agency push to prevent illegal disclosures from the next Edward Snowden acquired some practical tools with the release on Nov. 1 of the “Program Maturity Framework” compiled by the National Insider Threat Task Force. The 19 “maturity elements” outline steps for senior management and line employees to implement in such areas as training, legal protections […]. Cyber Security News

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Predictions 2019: Digital Leaders Reboot To Hedge Against A Downturn

Forrester IT

Forrester predicted in 2018 that digital would reach the hard stuff, the core of business: organization structure, operating models, and endless discussion of platforms. These themes are far from done; however, 2019 sees a distinct shift in emphasis — winter is coming.

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HSBC suffers data breach on small number of online accounts

CTOvision

Maybe we should state the obvious here. HSBC is a bank. So they are a target. It is also worth pointing out that they know they are a bank and should know that they are a target. Another thing they should know is that there are ways to economically raise defenses and then test that […]. CTO Cyber Security News

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

Predictions 2019: Steady Evolution In Blockchain Will Continue, Unless Disillusionment Causes A “Winter”

Forrester IT

“The visionaries will forge ahead; those hoping for immediate industry and process transformation will give up.” This was the opening sentence of my blog post accompanying Forrester’s DLT/blockchain predictions for 2018.

Anthem data breach settlement points to larger data access

CTOvision

In light of Anthem Inc. recently agreeing to pay the largest HIPAA settlement on record for the Anthem data breach that affected nearly 79 million plan members, providers must get better at controlling who has access to patient data and internal systems. That advice comes from David Harlow, a Boston healthcare lawyer and consultant. “Anthem didn’t […]. Cyber Security News

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FTC Offers Small Businesses Free Cybersecurity Resources

CTOvision

Dark Reading provided a good overview of an initiative of interest: The Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) newly launched national initiative to educate small business owners about cybersecurity threats and defenses began with a “listening tour” last year. What it learned became the foundation for the agency’s new Cybersecurity for Small Business website and related resources, which […].

DAM Or Web CMS? Find Out Which Digital Experience Technology You Need

Forrester IT

We get a lot of questions from clients about the differences between digital asset management (DAM) and web content management systems (web CMSes). In this two-part series, Mark Grannan and I break down the technologies into four categories: users, assets, workflow, and delivery.

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Why SaaS Cannot Be Ignored by Today's Businesses

Information Week

Now is the time for companies to transition to a SaaS model, if they haven't already done so

Predictions 2019: Media — What’s On Tap?

Forrester IT

Media Acquisition Growth Explodes By any standard, 2018 will be remembered as a blockbuster year for media. On June 14, 2018, AT&T completed its acquisition of Time Warner for $85.4 billion, despite an appeal by the Department of Justice.

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Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

Hyper-V VM Restore and Boot from Backup

Anoop

I have recently written about Hyper-V backup using Altaro VM backup. You can Install, Configure, and Backup Hyper-V VMs with an Altaro VM backup using my step by step guide mentioned above. In this post, you will see 1. Hyper-V VM Restore and 2.

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Make It Personal And Reap The Profits

Forrester IT

This blog post is part of Forrester’s Holiday 2018 retail series. Today’s consumer expects advertisers to deliver personalized, relevant experiences and rewards those that do.

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How Deep Learning can solve the problem of global climate change

Datacponomy

With the help of a use case, Dr Patrick Vetter, Head of Competence Center Data Science at Supper and Supper GMBH explains how a deep learning methodology can locate and segment wind turbines on satellite imagery.

Predictions 2019: In Healthcare, CX Measurement Frameworks, Virtual Care, And AI Come To The Fore

Forrester IT

The US population is growing and aging. The volume of patients and the prevalence of chronic conditions are rising. Payers and providers alike are feeling the strain of healthcare’s antiquated system and the damaging effects it has on quality of care and revenue. As a result, the US healthcare market is going through a much-needed […]. artificial intelligence (AI) chatbots customer experience healthcare Insurance mergers & acquisitions (M&As) predictions 2019 promoted

The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

DevOps Vendors at the Forefront in 2019

Information Week

As DevOps becomes a widespread enterprise trend, vendors are expanding and improving tools to incorporate DevSecOps and further address cloud and open source needs

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Let’s Make Data Dance At Forrester’s Data Strategy & Insights 2018 Forum

Forrester IT

Join us in Orlando on December 4, 2018 for Forrester’s first-ever Data Strategy & Insights 2018 Forum. We are super excited to bring you razor-sharp focus to the power of data, analytics, and machine learning. Back to dancing, because that is our conference theme — “Insights To Action: For Real This Time.” ” Data is too often […

What Can A CIO Do About The Problem Of Airline Overbooking?

The Accidental Successful CIO

United’s CIO needs to solve their overbooking problem Image Credit: Teka England. Times have been tough for United airlines in the past. There was that event where a passenger was removed from a flight forcibly and everyone filmed it and put it on social media.

3 Ways to Make Technology Work Better for You

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - 3 Ways to Make Technology Work Better for You - Information Technology Blog. Before the internet businesses communicated by telephone, mail or courier. There was also a system called the telex machine, which was a global network that was like an email system.

More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

Are Company Valuations Bogus?

Information Week

Boards of directors should know that the value of their company's intangible assets probably outweighs the value of their tangible assets. However, their lack of specific knowledge about the details is resulting in lawsuits

How to Transfer Data from Android to Android in One Click

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - How to Transfer Data from Android to Android in One Click - Information Technology Blog. Yes – you have read the title correctly. Now, all you need is a single click to perform an Android to Android transfer.

5 challenges facing CIOs and IT leaders in 2019 (Part 1)

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: As technology evolves at an ever-increasing pace, it brings major challenges to the IT department. Modern CIOs and IT leaders must recognize and prepare for these challenges if they hope to remain competitive in the coming years. What challenges can we expect in 2019?

All About Direct Store Delivery (DSD)

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - All About Direct Store Delivery (DSD) - Information Technology Blog. Direct store delivery (DSD) is a form of inventory management system in which products are shipped directly to stores by the manufacturer for sale in those locations.

The Time-Saving Power of Intent Data for Sales

By using the power of intent data, capturing buyer interest has become more feasible for sales. Not only that, but using it will save immense time during your workflow; a win-win on all fronts.

Running a Predictive, Precise, and Proactive Digital IT

Future of CIO

All forward-looking businesses are declaring they are in the information management business regardless of the sectors and nature of the business.

Revised e-business regulations in South Africa will become effective from April 2019

CIO Dashboard

Changes are expected from April 2019 concerning the taxation of electronic services in South Africa.

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Introspective, Retrospective, and Techspective Innovation

Future of CIO

Innovation happens when you change the game; you bring a different twist to what is currently established and perceived. Innovation is about transforming novel ideas to achieve ve their business value.

Best antivirus software for Windows 10

Mashable Tech

BEST DEALS ON ANTIVIRUS SOFTWARE FOR WINDOWS 10 THIS WEEK: Norton Antivirus Plus — $19.99 (save $40). McAfee AntiVirus Protection, 1PC, 1 year — $14.99 (save $25). Bitdefender Total Security — $44.99 (save $45). McAfee Total Protection — $44.99 (save $75).

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

The Monthly “Digitizing Boardroom” Book Tuning: The World Class Boardroom Nov. 2018

Future of CIO

Modern corporate boards play significant roles in guiding businesses in the right direction and achieve expected business results.