Thu.Sep 22, 2022

Like a Rock: IT Strategy & Corporate Culture

CIO Musings

We face many challenges in securing investments for modernization of information technology, systems and business solutions. Tight budgets, staffing issues, competing priorities and revenue shortfalls all conspire to create a very challenging environment in which to secure funding. None of the challenges are as serious as our own corporate culture. I had a friend that was the CIO of a local "aggregates" company.

Pay-per-install services provide access to thousands of compromised computers

Tech Republic Security

PrivateLoader malware, which enables cybercriminals to buy thousands of infected computers in the U.S. and in other regions, is one of the most prevalent security threats. The post Pay-per-install services provide access to thousands of compromised computers appeared first on TechRepublic.

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Attracting Talent Now Requires a Work from Anywhere Program

Information Week

Global mobility programs have become necessary to attract and retain top tech talent. What lessons have early adopters of ‘work from anywhere’ programs learned

SEC fines Morgan Stanley Smith Barney $35 million over failure to secure customer data

Tech Republic Security

The financial giant hired a moving company with no experience in data destruction to dispose of hard drives with the personal data of around 15 million customers, said the SEC.

4 Key Steps to Data Transformation Success with Data Mesh

It’s tougher than ever to give your clients the data and insight they need, when they need it (and how they want it) – while addressing issues like security. Find out how data mesh architectures can help you meet these challenges and more.

Mobile Tech Transforming Bill Payment Habits

Information Week

Consumers across generations are rapidly switching to and using mobile platforms and applications to pay bills. But moving an organization to a mobile payment future is an all-hands-on-deck play

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Software supply chain security gets its first Linux distro, Wolfi

Tech Republic Security

A new approach to Linux offers hope to those who want to improve their security posture. The post Software supply chain security gets its first Linux distro, Wolfi appeared first on TechRepublic.

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How IT Leaders Can Be Proactive in the Face of Change

Information Week

Expect the unexpected, and prepare for it by having a stronger, more secure network, say IT leaders still adjusting to a new workplace

Five Best Career Choices For Certified Data Scientists

IT Toolbox

When deciding on a professional path, data science roles might be quite complicated. Here are the top five data science roles in terms of employment goals and responsibilities, skills, certifications, job prospects, and average compensation to help you pick.

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Price of energy motivates CFOs to embrace green alternatives at KPN and Orange Poland

TM Forum

Money talks – and that might just help the climate crisis, according to executives from KPN and Orange Poland who spoke at Digital Transformation World in Copenhagen on Thursday.

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Will the Metaverse Power Board Meetings in the Future? Experts Weigh-in

IT Toolbox

Metaverse is a revolutionary new approach to having meetings and communication with remote teams. But, will it be a viable alternative for existing meeting formats, or is a hybrid approach preferable? Let’s hear from the experts. The post Will the Metaverse Power Board Meetings in the Future?

Monetizing Analytics Features: Why Data Visualization Will Never Be Enough

Five years ago, data visualizations were a powerful way to differentiate a software application. Today, free visualizations seem to be everywhere. Two trends are forcing application providers to rethink how they offer analytics in their products.

DTW 2022 podcast: Omdia's Roz Roseboro on what's changed in three years

TM Forum

Roz Roseboro, principal analyst, Omdia and Mark Newman, chief analyst, TM Forum took time out from DTW 2022 to dissect what's happening on the show floor, including the softwarization of networks, how AI is being used to solve business problems and how the industry how the industry is getting better at measuring success.

A Post-Pandemic Silver Lining: Working from Anywhere on the Cloud

IT Toolbox

There will be a broadening of cloud focus as enterprises prepare for a scenario where they will need to deftly juggle return to work, remote work, and hybrid work for the foreseeable future. The post A Post-Pandemic Silver Lining: Working from Anywhere on the Cloud appeared first on Spiceworks.

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Top cloud and application migration tools

Tech Republic Cloud

From reducing downtime to the best free option, we review the top cloud and application migration tools. The post Top cloud and application migration tools appeared first on TechRepublic.

How To Tackle AI Bias

IT Toolbox

Learn what is artificial intelligence bias and how companies can prevent it. The post How To Tackle AI Bias appeared first on Spiceworks. artificial intelligence

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Intent Signal Data 101

Intent signal data helps B2B marketers engage with buyers sooner in the sales cycle. But there are many confusing terms used to describe intent data. Read this infographic to better understand three common areas of confusion.

350,000 open source projects at risk from Python vulnerability

Tech Republic Security

Fifteen-year-old N-day Python tarfile module vulnerability puts software supply chain under the microscope. The post 350,000 open source projects at risk from Python vulnerability appeared first on TechRepublic. Security Python tar tarfile

How Sales Tools Help Sales To Give Demos a Boost

IT Toolbox

Learn from Jonathan Friedman the importance of sales tools to provide better demos and generate more revenue. . The post How Sales Tools Help Sales To Give Demos a Boost appeared first on Spiceworks. Sales Enablement

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Cloud security market forecast to surpass $123 billion by 2032

Tech Republic Security

The MRA market report reveals that the global cloud security market will experience a significant boom in the coming years, creating room for healthy competition among key players. The post Cloud security market forecast to surpass $123 billion by 2032 appeared first on TechRepublic.

4 Steps Companies Should Follow to Measure QoH Using Technology

IT Toolbox

Tracking the Quality of Hire can improve hiring, recruiting, and retention. Here’s how technology helps to measure it. The post 4 Steps Companies Should Follow to Measure QoH Using Technology appeared first on Spiceworks. Automation Candidate Sourcing performance management talent management

Modern Data Architecture for Embedded Analytics

Data has gone from a mere result of applications & processes to being crowned king. Picking the right avenue to data architecture depends on your organization’s needs. Development teams should build in stages, starting with a task that can be solved.

How to create a Bitwarden Vault entry that can be used for AutoFill

Tech Republic Security

Jack Wallen shows you how to make it such that a Bitwarden vault entry can be used for AutoFill via the web browser extension for a simplified workflow. The post How to create a Bitwarden Vault entry that can be used for AutoFill appeared first on TechRepublic.

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Meta Has Begun Laying Off Workers to Reduce OpEx by 10%

IT Toolbox

Meta’s plans to lower operating expenses (opex) by 10% equate to a reduction of $2.046 billion in absolute terms to $18.41 billion. The post Meta Has Begun Laying Off Workers to Reduce OpEx by 10% appeared first on Spiceworks. workforce management

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Reduce the Pain of Modernizing Mainframes in 4 Steps

Information Week

Many leaders are reluctant to move off mainframe technology due to cost and risks. Here are four ways to understand your opportunities for lowering your modernization risks

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What Is NAS (Network Attached Storage)? Working, Features, and Use Cases

IT Toolbox

NAS refers to storage hardware connected to a local area network that lets all endpoints on the network access the files. The post What Is NAS (Network Attached Storage)? Working, Features, and Use Cases appeared first on Spiceworks

Blueprint to Modernize Analytics

The longer you wait to modernize your application’s analytics, the longer it will take for you to realize this value. A blueprint helps you define your new solution, plot out how to get there, and determine what you’ll need in terms of time and resources.

Learn the cybersecurity skills you need for employment

Tech Republic Security

All the cybersecurity and risk management frameworks can be found in one training course. The post Learn the cybersecurity skills you need for employment appeared first on TechRepublic. Security nist risk management framework

15-Year-Old Python Vulnerability Still Affects Over 350,000 Open-Source Projects

IT Toolbox

CVE-2007-4559 impacts 350,000 open-source projects and an unknown number of closed-source projects. The post 15-Year-Old Python Vulnerability Still Affects Over 350,000 Open-Source Projects appeared first on Spiceworks. Cybersecurity

Your Secure Web Gateway Needs a Cloud Makeover

Information Week

(Sponsored Article) Hardware-based web proxy appliances weren’t designed for hybrid work and cloud. It’s time for an upgrade

Why the C-suite Should Invest in the Competitive Advantage of Quality Data

IT Toolbox

While data professionals do a lot of the work, that doesn’t negate the need for the C-suite to be involved. The post Why the C-suite Should Invest in the Competitive Advantage of Quality Data appeared first on Spiceworks

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Best Practices for Deploying & Scaling Embedded Analytics

Today, sophisticated capabilities such as adaptive security, predictive analytics, workflow, and writeback are taking analytics far beyond basic dashboards and reports. With cutting-edge capabilities like these, application teams are able to differentiate their products from the competition.

Learn how to visualize data like a pro

Tech Republic Data Center

This big data training bundle introduces you to Alteryx, Tableau and more. The post Learn how to visualize data like a pro appeared first on TechRepublic. Big Data Data Centers Data Management alteryx tableau

5GC: The Core, the Container and the Bare Metal

IT Toolbox

The future of mobile switching is 5GC; future of VNFs is containers & future of container hosting and encapsulation will be bare metal. The post 5GC: The Core, the Container and the Bare Metal appeared first on Spiceworks

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Lenovo presents broadest portfolio in history for cloud and edge drive

Tech Republic Cloud

Lenovo presented more than 50 new and enhanced products, solutions and services as it targets a new era of intelligent transformation. The post Lenovo presents broadest portfolio in history for cloud and edge drive appeared first on TechRepublic. Cloud Edge cloud edge computing lenovo

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66% of Organizations Have Vulnerability Backlogs of Over 100,000, Rezilion Finds

IT Toolbox

Nearly half (47%) of IT and IT security practitioners said their organizations are yet to patch several application vulnerabilities that were discovered 12 months ago. The post 66% of Organizations Have Vulnerability Backlogs of Over 100,000, Rezilion Finds appeared first on Spiceworks. DevOps

Drive Better Decision-Making with Data Storytelling

Embedded Analytics can be the foundation of successful applications, and data storytelling is now critical for business today. It has become pivotal to drive decisions, generate actionable insights, and increase user adoption and stickiness.