Mon.Jul 15, 2019

The Rising Tide Of Ransomware Requires A Commitment To Best Practices

Forrester IT

Last week, the United States Conference of Mayors adopted a resolution against paying ransoms. What’s interesting about this is by creating what is essentially a vertical front of communities against ransomware. It may well disincentivize attackers from targeting US towns and cities.

Why IoT Needs Machine Learning to Thrive

CTOvision

Read why Marta Robertson says that the Internet of Things needs machine learning to thrive on IoT for All : There’s an unceasing buzz around big data and AI, the opportunities and threats of these technologies and concerns about their future. Meanwhile, companies are installing more and more sensors hoping to improve efficiency and cut […].

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Security Budgets In Asia Pacific, 2019

Forrester IT

It has taken me 15 months and a LOT of travel, listening and talking to feel confident enough to write this research for APAC. APAC is a unique region in its cultural, geographic, regulatory, security maturity and economic diversity.

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Ookla: As 5G dawns, U.S. mobile download speeds jump, uploads stay slow

CTOvision

As all four major U.S. cellular carriers begin their transition from 4G to 5G technologies, there’s good and bad news for users of mobile devices: Download speeds are beginning to climb sharply, but upload speeds remain terrible, leaving the country even further behind global rivals.

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Data Analytics in the Cloud for Developers and Founders

Speaker: Javier Ramírez, Senior AWS Developer Advocate, AWS

You have lots of data, and you are probably thinking of using the cloud to analyze it. But how will you move data into the cloud? In which format? How will you validate and prepare the data? What about streaming data? Can data scientists discover and use the data? Can business people create reports via drag and drop? Can operations monitor what’s going on? Will the data lake scale when you have twice as much data? Is your data secure? In this session, we address common pitfalls of building data lakes and show how AWS can help you manage data and analytics more efficiently.

Dont Waste Your Creativity Spend As You Fight Digital Sameness

Forrester IT

Is your CMO considering shifting investments in marketing technology toward the services of creative agencies as Forrester recommends? You should find out — because one of two possible scenarios will play out.

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Basics of blockchain for the IoT

CTOvision

With the rise of Bitcoin, corporate interest in the underlying blockchain technology has risen dramatically. Confusion arises, however, because much of the discussion centers on cryptocurrency, which is only one approach to using blockchain. To determine an approach that makes sense for the IoT, developers must first strip blockchain to its basics and build from […].

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Microsoft Teams overtakes Slack with 13 million daily users

CTOvision

Microsoft is finally revealing exactly how many people are using its Slack competitor Microsoft Teams. The software maker says that more than 13 million people are using Microsoft Teams daily, along with more than 19 million weekly active users. This is the first time Microsoft has revealed an active user count, and the company’s previous […]. News Microsoft

The Canada Customer Experience Index, 2019: Canada’s Best Year Yet

Forrester IT

Modest Gains Amidst Stagnation Give Canadian CX Its Best Year Yet Forrester’s 2019 Canada Customer Experience Index (CX Index™) reveals that the overall quality of the Canadian customer experience rose by 1.2 points, to 67.2.

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Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 Plus chip is built for gaming and VR

CTOvision

Qualcomm is shaking up its once-a-year approach to updating its flagship mobile processor, and it could be good news for Android phone fans who crave raw performance. The chip maker has introduced an upgraded Snapdragon 855 Plus that wrings extra performance out of the familiar 855 design. The eight-core Kryo 485 CPU now runs at […].

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FORRward: A Weekly Read For Tech And Marketing Execs

Forrester IT

Nike Wins The (Marketer’s) Golden Boot Turns out Nike was not an official World Cup sponsor — could have fooled us! Nike dominated viewer attention just as the US women dominated the field.

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The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Continuous Learning the Key to IT Skills Gap

Information Week

CIOs and IT leaders struggle to fill IT positions with staff who hold the right skills. But the answer is right under their noses: Educate existing teams

Low-Code Platform Pricing Is Broken

Forrester IT

I am one of the 64% of developers who have yet to adopt a low-code development platform. My friends at other companies have implemented one of these platforms and report great results — much faster software delivery and happy business colleagues. We should also adopt, but my boss will ask a question I can’t answer: […]. age of the customer application development processes & tools business process modeling low-code platforms

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SCCM Architecture Visio Template Download from GitHub Throwback

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. I have a post “Overview Windows 10 Co-Management with Intune and SCCM,” which explains about SCCM co-management scenarios. Many of you have requested to have access to the SCCM Architecture Visio diagram I used in that post. In this post, you will get an opportunity to download SCCM Architecture Visio, PDF, and PNG diagrams. Subscribe […].

The Dangers of Demonizing AI

Information Week

As more individuals, governments and companies see artificial intelligence as evil, it becomes clear that we need metrics to ensure that AI is a good citizen

How to Choose the Best Embedded Analytics Solution to Modernize Your Application

If you are looking to modernize your application to improve competitiveness, then one of the quickest wins you can have is to embed sophisticated analytics that will wow your existing and prospective customers.

Do you shuffle data or use it?

Perficient - Digital Transformation

To be successful with your data, you need to know if your company is focused on reporting the data or analyzing the data for intelligent decisions. I’ll lay out two fictional organizational examples. Think about which one your company resembles and which one you would like it to resemble.

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5 Risk Mitigation Strategies for Agile Teams

Social, Agile and Transformation

I find that agile teams, because they are agile, may leave behind fundamental-to-IT risk mitigation strategies that can make sprints, releases, and application development more reliable and robust.

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The Best Workplace Solutions to Benefit Employees

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - The Best Workplace Solutions to Benefit Employees - Information Technology Blog.

How do systemic approaches to IT operations impact the business culture?

Datacponomy

How are dynamic IT operations affecting company culture? What do businesses need to understand about data driven AI to successfully drive their operations into the future?

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

AWS Summit New York-Review

Linux Academy

If you’re still rubbing your eyes and desperately brewing that second cup of coffee, know that we are right there with you.

The Monthly “Digital Maturity” Book Tuning: Shape a Transcendent Digital Organization July 2019

Future of CIO

Digital makes a significant impact on every aspect of the business from people, process to technology, both horizontally and vertically. The digitalization flattens the organizational hierarchy and blurs the functional, organizational and geographical borders in the business ecosystem.

AWS Summit New York-Review

Linux Academy

If you’re still rubbing your eyes and desperately brewing that second cup of coffee, know that we are right there with you.

Three Aspects of Digital Performance Framework

Future of CIO

Performance Management is supposed to enable business achievement. A suitable Performance Management framework delivers the results the organization needs in a demonstrable or measurable way.

Machine Learning for Builders: Tools, Trends, and Truths

Speaker: Rob De Feo, Startup Advocate at Amazon Web Services

Machine learning techniques are being applied to every industry, leveraging an increasing amount of data and ever faster compute. But that doesn’t mean machine learning techniques are a perfect fit for every situation (yet). So how can a startup harness machine learning for its own set of unique problems and solutions, and does it require a warehouse filled with PhDs to pull it off?

VideoProc, Best Program to Edit and Rotate 4K Videos

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - VideoProc, Best Program to Edit and Rotate 4K Videos - Information Technology Blog. Have you taken ultra-high resolution 4K Ultra HD video with your latest-generation Action Camera, and are you looking for editing software that can process them?

The Best “Persuasion” Quotes of “Digital Master” July 2019

Future of CIO

" Digital Master ” is a series of guidebooks (28+ books) to perceive the multi-faceted impact digital is making to the businesses and society, help forward-thinking organizations navigate through the journey in a systematic way, and avoid “rogue digital.”

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Should You Own or Rent Your Infrastructure?

Nutanix

In it you’ll learn how these architectures stack up against each other, 10 reasons why one of those clouds is the future of IT, and practical advice you can use to architect a successful cloud infrastructure