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Emerging Cyber Threats: Botnets, Packer Software, and Python Packages

IT Toolbox

Muhstik botnet exploits Apache RocketMQ, hackers are misusing legitimate packer software, and fake Python packages are used to target developers. Read about these cybersecurity updates in this roundup. The post Emerging Cyber Threats: Botnets, Packer Software, and Python Packages appeared first on Spiceworks Inc.

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Fortinet Acquires Lacework

Forrester IT

After the rumors that Wiz was going to acquire cloud workload security (CWS) specialist Lacework fell through, Fortinet has announced the acquisition of Lacework for an undisclosed amount. The sales price is expected to be higher than Wiz’s rumored offer but lower than what Lacework’s investors would have liked.

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Tech-Ing It to the Next Level: Integrated Restaurant Technology Transforms Dining Experiences

IT Toolbox

Find out how a unified cloud experience enables restaurants to use customer data for personalized marketing and service. The post Tech-Ing It to the Next Level: Integrated Restaurant Technology Transforms Dining Experiences appeared first on Spiceworks Inc.

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Master The Art Of Decision-Making

Forrester IT

In a world where data is as abundant as clarity is elusive, mastering the discipline of decision-making is more important than ever. Many organizations and leaders fall short at decision-making, approaching it intuitively rather than analytically.

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Provide Real Value in Your Applications with Data and Analytics

The complexity of financial data, the need for real-time insight, and the demand for user-friendly visualizations can seem daunting when it comes to analytics - but there is an easier way. With Logi Symphony, we aim to turn these challenges into opportunities. Our platform empowers you to seamlessly integrate advanced data analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting into your applications, transforming raw data into actionable insights.

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Omnichannel for Retailers: Product Data Consistency Is the Key

IT Toolbox

Are you struggling with data inconsistencies? Discover how you can streamline your product information management. The post Omnichannel for Retailers: Product Data Consistency Is the Key appeared first on Spiceworks Inc.

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The Dawn Of The Age Of Agents

Forrester IT

What A Difference A Year Makes It has been more than a year since I first wrote about GenAI-powered agents.

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Redefining The Fate Of Virtual Care

Forrester IT

Last quarter delivered several shocks to the healthcare system, including a series of downturns for virtual care.

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New York State Drivers Start Using Mobile ID Program

IT Toolbox

The New York State Department of Motor Vehicles has launched its Mobile ID program, a secure variant of the conventional state-issued driver’s license. Learn more about the development and its potential ramifications for residents in the state. The post New York State Drivers Start Using Mobile ID Program appeared first on Spiceworks Inc.

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The ERP World Is Busy With Acquisitions

Forrester IT

SAP and IFS announce key acquisitions furthering breadth and depth of their software capabilities and add customer value.

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LLMs and Creativity: Complements, Not Substitutes

Eric D. Brown

LLMs and Creativity – do they go together? Do you think Artificial Intelligence is (or can be) creative? I don’t—not yet, anyway. When we get closer to AGI (if we do), the argument could be made that AI is / might be / can be creative, but at the moment, it is most definitely not. So, why do we use Artificial Intelligence tools like large language models (LLMs)?

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Entity Resolution: Your Guide to Deciding Whether to Build It or Buy It

Adding high-quality entity resolution capabilities to enterprise applications, services, data fabrics or data pipelines can be daunting and expensive. Organizations often invest millions of dollars and years of effort to achieve subpar results. This guide will walk you through the requirements and challenges of implementing entity resolution. By the end, you'll understand what to look for, the most common mistakes and pitfalls to avoid, and your options.

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Key Takeaways from SAP Sapphire Orlando 2024

Forrester IT

Forrester Analyst Key Takeaways from SAP Sapphire Orlando 2024

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UK Trails Behind Europe in Technical Skills Proficiency, Coursera Report Finds

Tech Republic Security

The U.K. is the 25th most technically proficient country in Europe, with Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands taking the top three places.

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There’s a new difficulty in tech hiring: how to recognize a good candidate

Network World

Being on the leading edge of network and information systems technology comes with its challenges, and enterprises say one challenge, in particular, is growing every year. What is it? It’s difficulty hiring and retaining skilled workers. Enterprises are competing for talent in the job market with vendors, cloud providers, and startups – competition that can often offer not only higher salaries but also better advancement.

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6 Best VPNs for Australia in 2024

Tech Republic Security

What's the best VPN to use in Australia? Discover the pricing, features, pros and cons of our recommended VPNs for Australia.

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Deliver Mission Critical Insights in Real Time with Data & Analytics

In the fast-moving manufacturing sector, delivering mission-critical data insights to empower your end users or customers can be a challenge. Traditional BI tools can be cumbersome and difficult to integrate - but it doesn't have to be this way. Logi Symphony offers a powerful and user-friendly solution, allowing you to seamlessly embed self-service analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting directly into your applications.

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Are You Ready for the EU AI Act?

Information Week

The EU’s AI Act is the most robust set of AI regulations so far in the world. What does that mean for your business?

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Seattle Space Week: Find out how artificial intelligence is taking over the final frontier

GeekWire

Robonaut 2 (at left) was one of NASA’s early forays into the world of robotics and AI. (NASA Photo) Will intelligent AI agents take on the job of capsule communicator in future missions to the moon, Mars and other space destinations? It could happen, says James Burk , the executive director of the Mars Society. “One of our advisers did a really deep dive on how the Apollo astronauts interacted with each other and with the CapCom back on Earth, and he came to the insight that the Apol

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Kyndryl reportedly in talks to buy DXC Technology

CIO Business Intelligence

Managed infrastructure services provider Kyndryl is considering a bid for competitor DXC Technology, Reuters reported Monday, citing people familiar with the matter. It said that Kyndryl is discussing the bid with private equity fund Apollo Global, and that they could offer between $22 and $25 per share to buy DXC, prompting the DXC share price to rise from around $16 when the markets opened Monday morning to nearer $19 at close on Wednesday.

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The Soft Side of IT: How Non-Technical Skills Shape Career Success

Information Week

Here’s why soft skills matter in IT careers and how to effectively highlight them on a resume.

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Don’t Get Left Behind: Leveraging Modern Product Management Across the Organization

Speaker: Kat Conner

The challenge of delivering the right product at the right time while aligning with strategic objectives is more pressing than ever. Product management is evolving and gaining greater recognition as the means to creating this connection. Join our upcoming webinar and learn how to streamline your product development processes, infuse product thinking across the organization, and bridge the gap between vision and delivery.

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How to Project Android Phone Screens to Windows 11 Computer

Anoop

Hello - Here is the new HTMD Blog Article for you. Enjoy reading it. Subscribe to YouTube Channel [link] and Facebook Page to get the latest updates [link] The post How to Project Android Phone Screens to Windows 11 Computer appeared first on HTMD Community Blog #1 Modern Device Management Guides by Alok Kumar Mishra.

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Key Skills to Look for in an AI Developer

Information Week

AI developers are in high demand. Here's how to separate talented pros from the swarm of wannabes.

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SCCM 2405 New Features

Anoop

Hello - Here is the new HTMD Blog Article for you. Enjoy reading it. Subscribe to YouTube Channel [link] and Facebook Page to get the latest updates [link] The post SCCM 2405 New Features appeared first on HTMD Community Blog #1 Modern Device Management Guides by Krishna R.

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The hidden link between Seattle and Spokane: Tech companies find success on both sides of the state

GeekWire

One of F5’s two locations in Liberty Lake, Wash., in Spokane County. (F5 Photo) Back in 1999, when F5 recruited Jeff Stockdale to build its hardware business, expanding beyond its core expertise in software, the engineering leader had one condition for the Seattle-based technology company. “I told them I could do it, but I would have to do it in Spokane,” he recalled recently.

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Using Data & Analytics for Improving Healthcare Innovation and Outcomes

In the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, delivering data insights to end users or customers can be a significant challenge for product managers, product owners, and application team developers. The complexity of healthcare data, the need for real-time analytics, and the demand for user-friendly interfaces can often seem overwhelming. But with Logi Symphony, these challenges become opportunities.

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UK Power Networks gets smart about cloud transformation

CIO Business Intelligence

For some organizations, shifting to the cloud has been a relatively quick race toward highly publicized benefits, such as scalability. For others, such as UK Power Networks, a more methodical and protracted journey has proved to be the best approach. The London-based energy distributor and system operator is close to completing a major migration to a hybrid cloud infrastructure that will serve roughly one third of all residents and businesses in the United Kingdom.

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Ana Mari Cauce, longtime UW president and champion of tech innovation, to step down next year

GeekWire

UW President Ana Mari Cauce in 2017, alongside Ed Lazowska of the Paul G. Allen School of Computer Science & Engineering. (GeekWire File Photo / Kevin Lisota) University of Washington President Ana Mari Cauce announced Wednesday that she will leave her leadership position next year, calling it “an honor of a lifetime” to serve the institution where she has spent nearly 40 years.

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How and Why DEI Is Changing

Information Week

DEI initiatives are losing steam. The talent shortage has a lot to do with it and HR must evolve.

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IBM-HashiCorp: Shareholder lawsuit seeks to derail $6.4 billion acquisition

CIO Business Intelligence

IBM’s planned $6.4 billion acquisition of HashiCorp has run into an unexpected obstacle: a Hashicorp shareholder has filed a lawsuit in a US Federal court seeking to block the deal. The complaint, filed by HashiCorp shareholder Michelle Graff, accuses the company’s board of directors of breaching their fiduciary duty by favoring their own financial gains over those of public stockholders.

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10 Rules for Managing Apache Cassandra

It’s no surprise that Apache Cassandra has emerged as a popular choice for organizations of all sizes seeking a powerful solution to manage their data at a scale—but with great power comes great responsibility. Due to the inherent complexity of distributed databases, this white paper will uncover the 10 rules you’ll want to know when managing Apache Cassandra.

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Windows NT 3.5 programmer tells the origin story of Microsoft's iconic 3D Pipes screensaver

TechSpot

Programmer Raymond Chen's story starts with his friend and unnamed Microsoft colleague working on the company's OpenGL graphics programming interface team in the mid-90s. They had successfully implemented hardware-accelerated OpenGL for the upcoming Windows NT 3.5 release but had no way to showcase the advanced 3D rendering capability to end.

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Download our environmental, social, and governance (ESG) reporting software enterprise buyer’s guide

CIO Business Intelligence

From the editors of CIO, this enterprise buyer’s guide helps the IT and business organizations staff understand the requirements for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) compliance and how to choose the right reporting solution.

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This startup claims its chip can boost any CPU's performance by up to 100x

TechSpot

Flow Computing has secured around $4.3 million in venture capital funding from Nordic businesses to pursue an IP that it claims can multiply CPU performance. The company says its Parallel Processing Units (PPUs) can usher in a revolutionary "CPU 2.0" era.

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Destination Earth: los primeros modelos del gemelo digital de la Tierra ven la luz

CIO Business Intelligence

Destination Earth (DestinE) fue alumbrado en 2022, al abrigo de la Comisión Europea y en estrecha colaboración con el Centro Europeo de Predicción Meteorológica a Medio Plazo (ECMWF), la Agencia Espacial Europea (ESA) y la Organización Europea para la Explotación de Satélites Meteorológicos (EUMETSAT). El propósito de esta ambiciosa iniciativa no era otro que combatir el cambio climático a través de la tecnología y aumentar la competitividad de Europa en una lucha vital.

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Generative AI Deep Dive: Advancing from Proof of Concept to Production

Speaker: Maher Hanafi, VP of Engineering at Betterworks & Tony Karrer, CTO at Aggregage

Executive leaders and board members are pushing their teams to adopt Generative AI to gain a competitive edge, save money, and otherwise take advantage of the promise of this new era of artificial intelligence. There's no question that it is challenging to figure out where to focus and how to advance when it’s a new field that is evolving everyday. 💡 This new webinar featuring Maher Hanafi, VP of Engineering at Betterworks, will explore a practical framework to transform Generative AI pr