Mon.Apr 15, 2019

Justifying your investment in the people and awareness side of security

Forrester IT

Investment into changing security culture and behavior via security awareness and training (SA&T) , if done correctly, has the ability to transform your security team’s function and reach. We need to invest in these people related initiatives to harden ever important human firewall.

Infographic: AI powered Chatbots


Chatbots are rapidly becoming part of our every day lives and proving to be a very valuable tool for companies across a wide range of industries. As such, AI-enabled chatbots are increasingly being used on the front line of customer engagement. They can be integrated into customer support service teams to answer common or basic […]. Artificial Intelligence Big Data and Analytics News ai artificial intelligence chatbot chatbots infographic machine learning use case use cases

Blockchain and Supply Chain

Forrester IT

Modern supply chains are faster, more dynamic, and more volatile than ever before. The digital economy thrives on scouring the globe for new markets and new sources of supply. Furthermore, agile supply networks outpace rigid supply chains, anticipating demand from empowered customers. But in contrast with rigid legacy supply chains, binding known and trusted vendors, […]. age of the customer

Agile 155



Much like other industries struggling to stay afloat in the stormy waters of the global economy, the shipping industry is seeking its own transformation after years of overcapacity and tumbling freight rates.

IBM 114

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.

Riding the Wave of Zero Trust means you must paddle out.

Forrester IT

Since RSA this year the drum beat of Zero Trust across the market has continued to grow louder. Almost daily the inquiries and conversations around Zero Trust and ZTX are coming in at an ever-increasing rate. That’s a good thing.

More Trending

How Business Transformation is Fundamentally Different from Innovation

Social, Agile and Transformation

An interesting debate transpired during the last #CIOChat on Thursday at 2pm around Myles Suer's question, "How is #innovation fundamentally different from business transformation?" I had significant feedback to my tweets and decided to dedicate this week's blog post to detail my perspective. I provided a two-tweet answer require(["mojo/signup-forms/Loader"], function(L) { L.start({"baseUrl". about me digital transformation innovation

Configuring Wake-On-LAN for Dell Systems

Mick's IT Blog

If you have been wanting to wake your Dell systems up from sleep, hibernate, or shutdown states, this is how you do it. Starting out with this article from Dell, I got the list of things needed to set up the system for WOL.

LAN 121

How virtual assistants will build knowledge-based relationships based on trust

Trends in the Living Networks

I was recently interviewed for an article in on major trends for marketers in the mobile space. In the interview I discussed the role and scope of digital assistants, though just a few of my more prosaic comments that relate to marketing were quoted.

Tips To Improve The Wi-Fi Signal Of Your Home-Best Long Range Wifi Antena


Information Technology Blog - - Tips To Improve The Wi-Fi Signal Of Your Home-Best Long Range Wifi Antena - Information Technology Blog. Whenever you can, you should upgrade your devices to always ensure more speed and reliability in data transmission.

The Six Principles of Persuasion

Speaker: Michael Carducci, CTO, Mago:Tech

As senior tech leaders, we often fall prey to thinking that a “good idea” and logical case is sufficient to get the desired response and result. We might be trying to get our CEO on-board with investment in a new technology or a rearchitecture effort, or we might want culture or process changes by our team. Our “good idea” is simply the beginning. An idea must be communicated; a case must be made; and ultimately other people must be persuaded to get onboard. Michael Carducci brings a fascinating background to this webinar. He’s a technologist and regularly works to help senior leaders improve their results. He’s also a professional mentalist and has been a student of psychology, human behavior and the principles of influence for nearly two decades.

Leverage Containers for Digital Transformation

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Software containers are taking over. Is your organization ready for the transformation? Organizations are gravitating towards software containers as a way to package, distribute, and run their applications.

Free Bootstrap Templates That Inspire Anyone


Information Technology Blog - - Free Bootstrap Templates That Inspire Anyone - Information Technology Blog. Open-source development is a popular method of development collaboration which includes permission for others to use and share source code.

IoT Data: Get the Right Rights

Information Week

To get the most out of IoT, AI, blockchain, and other data-intensive technologies, organizations must secure the rights to the data

VideoProc Guide – How to Download and Cut YouTube Videos with Easy Steps


Information Technology Blog - - VideoProc Guide – How to Download and Cut YouTube Videos with Easy Steps - Information Technology Blog. Are you looking for a kind of software that helps you in managing your videos in HD and 4K in an easy and efficient way?

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

Q&A: Red Hat's Robert Kratky Discusses Essentials of Docs

Information Week

The development of documentation increasingly goes hand-in-hand with software creation methodology

Passwords and Policies | Roadmap to Securing Your Infrastructure

Linux Academy

Welcome back to our weekly blog post as we look at how to better secure your infrastructure. Last week, we discussed the use of password managers and multi-factor authentication (MFA). Those tools were meant to help with the problem of password reuse and password weaknesses.

The Staying Power of Legacy Systems

Information Week

Yes, there are good reasons for some companies to stick with their legacy systems, at least to a point

Shaping a People-Centric Digital Organization by Cultivating Zest

Future of CIO

Digital organizations are all about information savvy, adaptation, high-performance, and speed. Forward-thinking organizations today aim to move into a highly advanced stage of digital deployment by tailoring their own unique strength to build their core competencies.

Tools 52

Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

Why is implementing new frameworks, from SCRUM to self-organized teams, so much harder than understanding them? Roy Osherove has the solution. Tune in and learn to recognize what state your team is in, to support them accordingly, and to help them adopt the best practices given where they are today.

The Corporate Board’s Diagnostic View of Digital Transformation

Future of CIO

Running a digital business is a change-innovation-problem-solving continuum. Going digital is all about the rapid changes, blurred functional/business/industry territories, expanded organizational horizons. Stability is not equal to stagnation.

The Monthly CIO Debates Collection & “Digital IT” Book Tuning: Are you Traditional CIO or Digital Modernist CIO Apr. 2019

Future of CIO

Debating is not for stimulating conflicts, but for brainstorming better ways to do things. D ue to the changing nature of technology, IT leadership role also continues to involve & shift the focus, to move up the maturity level.

Apple 52