November, 2020

7 Traits of Highly Successful Digital Leaders


Digital leaders tend to think of digital transformation and acceleration in terms of technologies, business outcomes, process changes and their impact on people.

2020 Tech Towns Resilient Amid Uncertainty as Remote Work Grows

Association of Information Technology Professional

If 2020 has taught us anything, it’s to expect the unexpected—except, perhaps, when it comes to CompTIA's Tech Town Index.

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VMware Fixes Critical Flaw in ESXi Hypervisor


[link] critical and important-severity flaws were found by a team at the China-based Tiunfu Cup hacking challenge. VMware has hurried out fixes for a critical flaw in its ESXi hypervisor, […]. News vmware

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Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends for 2021

Information Week

How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the world of data and analytics in the enterprise? Here are the trends for 2021

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Cassandra Data Modeling Guide to Best Practices

Are you a developer, database architect, or database administrator that's new to Cassandra but have been tasked with developing a Cassandra schema design? Learn the basic rules to keep in mind when designing your schema for Cassandra.

Zero trust planning: Key factors for IT pros to consider

Network World

Moving away from VPN s as a means to protect corporate networks at the perimeter and moving toward zero-trust network access requires careful enterprise planning and may require implementing technologies that are new to individual organizations.

What Emerging DevOps Capabilities to Boost in 2021

Social, Agile and Transformation

Developing CI/CD pipelines, deploying infrastructure as code, leveraging git to manage source code, and choosing between containers, PaaS, and serverless infrastructure are established devops best practices.

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The Building Blocks of Cybersecurity: A Particular Set of Skills

Association of Information Technology Professional

A recent CompTIA research study revealed the cybersecurity skills IT pros need to build their knowledge base and careers

Japan Times Indicates Japan considers using AI for speedy policy decisions


The government is considering introducing an artificial intelligence-based big data analysis system developed by an American firm in order to enable speedier policy decisions, according to government sources. It has started […]. News Palantir

The Inevitable Rise of Intelligence in the Edge Ecosystem

Information Week

A new frontier is taking shape where smart, autonomous devices running data on 5G networks process information that can lead to near real-time insights enterprises need

Cisco gains container security with Banzai Cloud buy

Network World

In its second cloud-native technology acquisition in as many months, Cisco is buying container security firm Banzai Cloud for an undisclosed amount. Founded in 2017, Banzai is known for developing Kubernetes-based cloud application development and security technologies.

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The Next-Generation Cloud Data Lake: An Open, No-Copy Data Architecture

A next-gen cloud data lake architecture has emerged that brings together the best attributes of the data warehouse and the data lake. This new open data architecture is built to maximize data access with minimal data movement and no data copies.

Grüezi Schwiiz! Bonjour la Suisse! Buongiorno Svizzera! An AWS Region comes to Switzerland

All Things Distributed

Today I’m happy to announce our plans to open a new AWS Region in Switzerland in the second half of 2022.

7 Workloads That Should Be Moved to Cloud Right Now


When COVID-19 caused a sudden and dramatic increase in the number of remote workers , cloud offerings delivered on their promise of scaling to support business imperatives — including business continuity and disaster recovery and ensuring the availability of key workloads in the midst of change.

Best Cities for Tech Jobs in 2021: Where Can You Make More Money?

Association of Information Technology Professional

Pair the new CompTIA Tech Town Index with our IT Salary Calculator to find the best cities for tech jobs and where your money can go further


When BYOD Also Means Bring-Your-Own-Cyber Risk


Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) used to be an emerging trend in the workplace, one that allowed professionals a bit more flexibility and comfort by using their personal computers and […]. News Eclypsium

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Deliver Effective Online Education and Events Your Members Will Love

This guide identifies the biggest challenges for associations moving their training online and provides practical solutions so that you can hit the ground running. Download now to keep your members engaged and growing even in times of COVID-19.

Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes

Information Week

CIOs will have a host of cloud options to choose from in 2021 as the cloud business evolves, according to a new Forrester Research report

Palo Alto cloud service prevents distributed enterprise data loss

Network World

Palo Alto is rolling out a cloud service that promises to protect the highly distributed data in contemporary enterprises.

How the Seahawks are using a data lake to improve their game

All Things Distributed

Growing up in the Netherlands, American football was largely a foreign concept to me. My version of football was The Beautiful Game , or as most Americans know it, soccer.

Accelerate Digital Transformation by Hacking Your I&O Culture


Give everyone one hour each day to work on any initiative they’d like — metric-free — to encourage innovation. Create an unproduced video of a user struggling with a system the team believes to be issue-free and role-play until it's resolved.

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Open Source & Open Standards: Navigating the Intricacies of a Symbiotic Partnership

Speaker: Guy Martin, Executive Director of OASIS Open

The COVID-19 global pandemic has raised the already bright visibility of technology to an even higher level. Join Guy Martin, Executive Director at OASIS Open, as he presents this webinar that will discuss how we can make open source and open standards even more effective by helping them recapture their strong partnership.

4 Ways Tech Firms Can Use CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook 2021

Association of Information Technology Professional

CompTIA’s IT Industry Outlook 2021, with the theme “Rebuilding for the Future,” provides 10 trends in technology for the year ahead. For those in the business of technology, here are four ways to leverage the insights from CompTIA's latest research

Burnaby-based Teradici talks bringing the World Series to life, winning an Emmy


Chances are you’re not super familiar with the name Teradici, but if you haven’t already consumed entertainment that the Burnaby-based company had a hand in creating, you probably will soon. Launched […]. News Teradici

IT Employment Looks Up; Data, Cybersecurity Skills in Demand

Information Week

There's a light at the end of the tunnel for IT pros who have been keeping a close eye on the job market. Plus, here are the skills that employers want in 2021

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7 big data goals for 2021: AI, DevOps, hybrid cloud, and more

Tech Republic Security

As you plan your big data strategy for next year, keep these seven goals in mind

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Leading Advertising and Analytics Company Outperforms With a Graph Database

Xandr, a division of AT&T, has built an identity graph that connects information on people, households, and more. The company is using this graph to provide advertisers an ability to deliver commercials more successfully than ever before. Learn more.

Understanding Climate Change Using High Performance Computing and Machine Learning

All Things Distributed

D Watson-Parris and NASA Worldview. As the COVID pandemic continues to sequester many of us to our homes, our everyday behaviors have come mostly to a collective halt. The immediate effects are obvious, as cities, roads, and public spaces have emptied.

How to Staff Your AI Team


Organizations face challenges in scaling artificial intelligence (AI) projects because they lack the requisite skills, collaboration, tooling and know-how to create and manage a robust, production-grade AI pipeline.

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This Year Especially, Thankful for Silver Linings

Association of Information Technology Professional

From the pandemic and unprecedented business disruption to a stressful election, 2020 has been… a memorable year to forget. Here are 10 things the CompTIA membership team is thankful for, silver linings that have helped us get through the past 11 months


Centrify’s New CEO Has A Compelling Vision For The Future Of Cybersecurity


Flint Brenton’s vision for the future of Centrify and cybersecurity, in general, prioritizes the need for privileged access management to become core to the multi-cloud architectures and DevOps environments he […]. News Centrify

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Cloud-Scale Monitoring With AWS and Datadog

In this eBook, find out the benefits and complexities of migrating workloads to AWS, and services that AWS offers for containers and serverless computing.

Can Low Code Measure Up to Tomorrow's Programming Demands?

Information Week

It might be useful for organizations to adopt AI, automation, low-code, or no-code options for software development, but there may be limits to weigh

Linux: How to recover deleted files with testdisk

Tech Republic Security

If you've had files deleted by a hacker or you've accidentally removed them, Jack Wallen shows you how to recover that missing data with a handy tool called testdisk

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Will edge computing become the new cloud in 2021?

Tech Republic Cloud

Industry experts expect increased investments in edge capacity to reduce latency and support personalized content delivery and custom security policies

6 Ways to Defend Against a Ransomware Attack


Twenty-seven percent of malware incidents reported in 2020 can be attributed to ransomware.

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What is Contextual Analytics? The Next Evolution of Embedded Analytics

Download this whitepaper to learn what contextual analytics is, how BI platforms like Yellowfin revolutionize the way users discover insights from their data with native contextual analytics, and how it adds value to your software solution by elevating the user experience.