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When Cyberattacked, Should CIOs Share Information About The Experience?

The Accidental Successful CIO

When they are attacked, CIOs have to decide how much they want to share Image Credit: Blogtrepreneur. The person with the CIO job, you, is the person who is responsible for securing the company against attacks from outside.

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Serverless cloud computing is the next big thing

David Linthicum

Serverless computing in the cloud is a good idea— serverless computing is not just for the datacenter. Serverless cloud computing means the ability to get out of the business of provisioning cloud-based servers, such as storage and compute, to support your workloads, and instead use autiation at the cloud provider to allocate and deallocate resources automatically. Although there are cost advantages of serverless cloud computing, the real advantage is simplicity.

5 Breakthrough Technologies to Combat Insider Threats in 2018


According to a PwC – US State of Cybercrime Survey, 44% of data breaches are attributed to the insider threat. An insider is anyone that has administrational access to manipulate your sensitive data. This includes employees, CEOs and contract workers, to name a few. Whether it’s malicious or negligent intent, compromised data is still compromised at [.].

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Alexa, How Do I Fix Healthcare?

Forrester IT

Disruption is Bringing Much Needed Innovation to Healthcare Disruption is not new to healthcare, but the entrance of established brands from other industries signals a level of disruption that hasn’t been seen before. Healthcare Organizations take note, innovate now or become irrelevant tomorrow.

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Why AT&T’s Acquisition of AppNexus Is A Big Deal

Forrester IT

The rumors were swirling during the Cannes Lions Festival last week, though I don’t think I expected it to happen so fast. But it did. Yes, AT&T has acquired adtech company AppNexus, in news confirmed today. Here are the headlines, from my point of view: AT&T + Time Warner = plugs and pipes meet content. […]. advertising age of the customer B2C marketing digital marketing media media buying programmatic buying adtech

Shortcut GPO for Root Network Share

Mick's IT Blog

If you have tried adding a GPO to create a shortcut to the root network share, contoso for instance, then you have probably seen that it is not working. The solution is to not use Shell Object and not File System Object.

The Rise of 5G: A Culture Shift in Data Analytics


Over the last several years, the global database market has made significant strides toward leveraging real-time information.

World War T: What does it mean for your current decision-making?


The ongoing trade wars, World War T, are heating up. World War T is not just about steel and aluminum and tariffs on autos. It will soon stretch into just about every sector of the economy. Other nations all want a piece of this war. Some democracies have leaders that need to show their voters [.]. Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Cloud Computing CTO Cyber War News World War T

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Your 2018 Guide To Cyberinsurance Is Here!

Forrester IT

Forrester’s 2018 Guide To Cyber Insurance Today, no one is 100% secure – believing otherwise is hubris of Icarian proportions. This reality is a core reason why more organizations are turning to cyber insurance.

Meeting notes for your agile and scrum meetings? Here's why they are important and some options to implement

Social, Agile and Transformation

My question for the agile scrum masters, coaches, and team leads today is whether or not you are documenting meeting notes after planning sessions, standups, and other common scrum meetings? You might be tempted to do away with meeting notes as a relic of the past. In fact, if you have a small collocated team that has a long tenure working together, then I agree that it might be overkill to. about me agile planning big data enterprise 2.0


Four Tips To Plug Into the Data Community


Artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, financial technology, and various connected devices are evolving the data-tech game on a day-to-day basis.

Congrats Cloudera For Recognition as as Winner of Microsoft 2018 Partner of the Year


If you use Twitter to track trends in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Analytics you should follow Amr Awadalla (@awadallah) and Mike Olson (@mikeolson). As co-founders of Cloudera they track AI and ML pretty closely and both post insightful content on topics of community interest. They also proudly post news of Cloudera. In following Amr [.]. Big Data and Analytics CTO News

Robotics Quotient at the New Tech and Innovation Forum

Forrester IT

I’m excited for clients to attend Forrester’s New Tech and Innovation Forum, July 18-19 in Boston, MA. This year’s theme is Putting It All Together: The Power of Exponential Tech.

Staying Ahead of Digital Commerce Trends: What You Need to Know

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Digital innovation continues to disrupt industries at lightning speed. Today’s organizations are transforming their entire business – from strategy to operations, technology to culture – to better deliver value to their customers.

How Blockchain Can Supercharge the Network Effect


The network effect is a curious phenomenon that describes the group’s benefit that ensues as each new member joins and begins using the same product or service. It applies to several industries and ideas, and can be found in examples like eBay, the popular auction site. As more people join.

AI Fights Fraud Better Than Humans


The following are some of the AI topics we are following: Is There a Smarter Path to Artificial Intelligence? Some Experts Hope So The never-ending debate about AI continues unabated as new technologies using AI are being developed. For the past five years, the hottest thing in artificial intelligence has been a branch known as deep [.]. Artificial Intelligence News

New Leaders Emerge As Businesses Are Disrupted More Rapidly

Forrester IT

When you think about digital disruption, Uber-like firms come to mind: digital businesses blind-siding well entrenched industries like taxis, hotels or razors with new business models and experiences anchored on a simple strategy – value creation.

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5 major IT/Business alignment stumbling blocks

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: For over a decade now, the “IT/business alignment” concept has been a top priority for business leaders…and with good reason. Technology impacts your business more today than ever in the past. You absolutely need your IT department aligned with business objectives.

Blockchain Technology Can Revolutionize Global Healthcare Systems


Healthcare businesses all over the world are looking for suitable opportunities that will not only reduce cost but also provide enhanced and quality patient care.

Good Cybersecurity is Not Glamorous


One of the more common reasons why most organizations push back on spending for cyber security is the lack of a “return on investment.” All that fancy, shiny cyber-y stuff costs a lot of money without providing a clear benefit that is commensurate with the expenditure. Firewalls are expensive. IDS/IPS are expensive. SIEMs are expensive. [.]. CTO Cyber Security The Boardroom

Implement UEM To Improve Employee Experience And Protect Customer Trust

Forrester IT

Introducing Our 2018 Now Tech On Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) We are excited to announce the publication of our Now Tech report on Unified Endpoint Management! Forrester clients frequently ask us how to balance employee productivity with management and security. Unified endpoint management, the successor of enterprise mobility management (EMM) and mobile device management (MDM), can help you do it. Forrester defines UEM as: Products that provide […]. age of the customer

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Direct Routing for Microsoft Teams Deep Dive: Part 4

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Welcome to part 4 of our Direct Routing for Microsoft Teams Deep Dive series! If you are just joining us for the first time, I recommend going back to look at the previous blog articles on this topic.

Cloud Computing- A Definitive Way to Amply your Business Productivity


Information Technology Blog - - Cloud Computing- A Definitive Way to Amply your Business Productivity - Information Technology Blog. In traditional business operations, if you wanted to get access to anything in your company, it had to be done through software locally installed on your computer.

The Next Big Move In Trade: Restricting more tech esports to China and barring some investments


The Wall Street Journal has been reporting on the administration's intentions to put new curbs on Chinese investments in the U.S. tech sector and on some exports of tech to China. Rule are expected to be announced in the coming days that will block firms with at least 25% Chinese ownership from buying companies involved [.]. CTO Cyber War News World War T

Retailers Still Struggle To Differentiate Through Customer Experience

Forrester IT

The barrier has never been lower for retail shoppers to compare offerings and try new companies. Superior customer experience (CX) helps foster loyalty and, at the end of the day, CX leaders grow revenue faster than CX laggards. However, we found that most retailers continue to struggle at delivering great experiences to their customers. Forrester […]. age of the customer customer experience customer experience index (CX Index) online retail retail

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Three Perspectives of the Digital CIO’s Dynamic Role

Future of CIO

There are many roles to be served by an enterprise's IT leadership.

Education and Training Required to Become a Successful Programmer


Information Technology Blog - - Education and Training Required to Become a Successful Programmer - Information Technology Blog.

The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age


David Sanger has established himself as on of the top cyber journalists in the nation. His latest work, The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age, provides a critically important update on the rapid progress of cyber war and belongs on the bookshelf of every cyber defender. Readers of CTOvision know the [.]. CTO Cyber Security Cyber War News