Sat.Sep 15, 2018 - Fri.Sep 21, 2018

Does Virtual Reality Create New Security Threats?

Doctor Chaos

For many years, virtual reality was something from science fiction movies. It was something that might be possible in the future, but it has already arrived. The pace of technology has moved so quickly in the past few years that there are many things that for a while were just in our imaginations.

Is The Data Ops Workbench A Thing?

Forrester IT

Data ops, data engineering, data development — oh my! From new roles and teams to new skills and processes, the hot topic on everyone’s mind is data ops. I started to notice the data ops emergence back in 2015 as companies began to look at Agile development to spin up new data capabilities rapidly.

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3 Ways That CIOs Can Sabotage Themselves When They Are Unhappy

The Accidental Successful CIO

What we do when we are unhappy is what makes all the difference Image Credit: stefan klocek. Having the CIO job sure seems like it should be something that would make you happy.

Artificial Intelligence Sells, But Machine Learning Delivers

CTOvision

There is an old adage in the world of computing. If you want money for your project say it is Artificial Intelligence. But if you want talent to deliver on your capabilities remember to hire Machine Learning experts. Seems Artificial Intelligence sells. But Machine Learning Delivers. Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning are all […].

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.

4 hidden cloud computing costs that will get you fired

David Linthicum

John just finished the first wave on cloud workload migrations for his company. With a solid 500 applications and related data sets migrated to a public cloud, he now has a good understanding of what the costs are after these applications have moved into production. However, where John had budgeted $1 million a month for ops costs, all in, the company is now getting dinged for $1.25 million. Where does that $250,000 go each month?

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It’s Mostly Quiet On The GDPR Front — But This Is Not The Time For Complacency

Forrester IT

So where are all the GDPR enforcement actions? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force at the end of May 2018, giving unprecedented powers to regulators.

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Corelight: Powerful network visibility solution for security professionals

CTOvision

Corelight was founded by the creators of the open-source Bro project. Bro data is 100x richer than netflow data, 100x smaller than traditional packet capture (PCAP), and, anecdotally, provides 20x faster Digital Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR). Corelight makes Bro enterprise ready.

Does the cloud still make sense when the economy is good?

David Linthicum

The economy is doing well. Even the Fed is looking to figure out ways to slow things down, so the economic boom does not become overheated and then collapse. How will the good economy affect the adoption of cloud computing? Most people answer quickly that it’s good for cloud. But that’s not always the case. Some technologies are more valuable the worse the economic climate. InfoWorld explains: What is cloud-native? The modern way to develop software. | Get started: Azure cloud migration guide.

Stay Ahead Of Your Customers With Continuous Delivery

Forrester IT

If you regularly follow the financial markets, it’s hard to ignore the growth generated by the FAANG stocks (Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Google).

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Where AI Can Turn 'Buzz' into 'Biz' Today

Information Week

AI can expedite manual processes that exist throughout an enterprise, but the nature of the human insight is necessary to rationally manage these processes and make contextual decisions

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!

AI for Government Programs and the Federal Marketplace

CTOvision

ScaleUP USA has developed a free “Artificial Intelligence for Government” program to help the government employees and contractors learn foundational skills around Artificial Intelligence and the unique challenges faced in using it in the government. The program is focused on beginners in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Reinforcement Learning (RL) with minimal technical […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO Government

VPN for Hacking: Which one is the Best?

Doctor Chaos

If you’re not using a VPN in 2018, you might as well stop using public WiFi. In the age of hackers and government censorships, your Internet connection is not safe. Your ISP provider wants to track your data. Some countries won’t allow you to access social media.

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Four Things You Must Do Right Now To Rock Your 2018 Holiday

Forrester IT

Over $1 trillion (no typo) — that’s how big 2017 holiday topline sales were in the US and Europe combined. As for online sales specifically last year, Forrester projected $129 billion in the US and €54 billion in Europe.

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How Edge Computing Will Change Enterprise IT

Information Week

Edge computing holds promise for enterprises, particularly in supporting their IoT implementations. However, edge also raises some security concerns

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.

The AI Industry Series: Top Healthcare AI Trends To Watch

CTOvision

CB Insights sets the standard when it comes to analysis of the tech industry. We love their views on all things tech. Here is some recent insightful AI work: The importance of artificial intelligence in healthcare is a subject of research but that is not stopping companies and individuals from investing in healthcare AI startups. […]. Artificial Intelligence News

[Fix] List of SCCM 1806 Known Issues – Documented

Anoop

Microsoft released a couple of update rollups (hotfixes) for the latest production version of SCCM 1806. In this post, we will see the SCCM 1806 known issues and how to fix those known issues. The Video tutorial will help you to understand how to install SCCM 1806 hotfix. SCCM 1806 known issues are already fixed by Microsoft […]. The post [Fix] List of SCCM 1806 Known Issues – Documented appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair.

The Rise Of Media Consultancies

Forrester IT

The first Forrester Wave™ of global media agencies reveals the category adding technology, services and capabilities to leap beyond conventional media planning and buying. Media agencies are becoming media consultancies. However, who’s leading might surprise you.

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How to Drill DevOps into Your Organizational Culture

Information Week

Establishing the right culture will get your DevOps initiative off on the right foot

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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?

These Jaw-Dropping Facts Will Change Your Mind About the Internet of Things (IoT)

CTOvision

Read Lee Samaha’s article giving an investor perspective about the Internet of Things on Motley Fool : It’s no secret that the Internet of Things (IoT) is set to be a growth investor’s dream in the coming years. However, while IoT devices for consumers grab most of the media attention — think wearable technology, connected vehicles, […]. CTO Internet of Things News

ICANN sets plan to reinforce internet DNS security

Network World

In a few months, the internet will be a more secure place. That’s because the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) has voted to go ahead with the first-ever changing of the cryptographic key that helps protect the internet’s address book – the Domain Name System (DNS). [ Now see: The hidden cause of slow internet and how to fix it. ]. The ICANN Board at its meeting in Belgium this week, decided to proceed with its plans to change or "roll" the key for the DNS root on Oct.

Adobe Changes Its Marketing Cloud Trajectory With Marketo Acquisition

Forrester IT

I am still catching my breath. Adobe has agreed to acquire Marketo for $4.75 billion. The deal is the biggest in Adobe’s history and a massive encore to the acquisition of Magento for a mere $1.7 billion in May. On the one hand, I find myself proud to be a B2B marketer — to think that helping […]. B2B marketing chief marketing officer (CMO) customer experience marketing technology

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Device-as-a-Service Will Power the Access Economy

Information Week

The next phase in our move to the rent-don't-buy economy shapes up with "device as a service

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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.

9 essential cybersecurity tips to protect your small business

CTOvision

Read Jareth’s tips on how small and medium businesses can protect themselves from hackers on Security Boulevard : As a small enterprise owner, it’s easy to fall into the trap of assuming that cybercriminals won’t target you. After all, why would anyone waste their time going after your business when there are much juicier fish […]. CTO Cyber Security News

The Promise of Next Generation of Digital Health

Perficient - Digital Transformation

By 2022, we predict 25% of healthcare consumer interactions will be digitally executed outside of a traditional care setting; while the remaining 75% will gravitate to digitally coordinate real-time health systems. Digital Health is coming of age, bringing with it new capabilities for healthcare interactions and care delivery for consumers, patients and members, and the ecosystem that supports them.

Nike Scores A Customer-Values Touchdown

Forrester IT

Unless you were on the Appalachian Trail for a few weeks, you know what I’m talking about. I’ll start with this paragraph from our newly published analysis of Nike’s “Just Do It” campaign featuring Colin Kaepernick, called Nike Makes No Sacrifices: Judging the Nike decision is difficult because there’s so much conflicting evidence. In concept, values-based […]. advertising age of the customer brand experience

Who Is Winning the Race for Tech Talent?

Information Week

Ever wonder how Google, Microsoft, and IBM are winning the race for tech talent? It just might boil down to the ability to weave relevant learning and development opportunities into every stage of employee life cycles

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Microservices: The Dark Side

Speaker: Prem Chandrasekaran

A few years ago, Barclays embarked on a journey to migrate its legacy services to a modern tech stack with the objective of achieving a high level of scale, resilience, and reliability. During the incremental, iterative move towards an ecosystem of focused, distributed services, it’s fair to say that the company discovered the challenges of distributing objects. Join us for an episode you can’t miss if you’re finding it a lot harder to architect in practice than in theory, and learn how you can shed light on the dark side of microservices.

State Department confirmed breach of unclassified email system exposed employee data

CTOvision

The US State Department confirmed it suffered a data breach that exposed employee data; the breach affected the State Department’s unclassified email system. It’s not like the agency suddenly decided to tell the public about the breach; the incident only came to light after Politico got hold of a Sept. 7 “Sensitive but Unclassified” notice about […]. Cyber Security News

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How to Block Personal Windows Devices Enrollment

Anoop

After long wait now you can block Windows personal devices from enrolling into Microsoft Intune. Microsoft rolled out this restriction options all Intune tenants. I’ve a previous post from Jan 2017 learn how to restrict personal iOS devices from enrolling into Intune.

And now… presenting the 2018 ESM Wave!

Forrester IT

The Forrester Wave™: Enterprise Service Management, Q3 2018, is live! Take IT service management, add the age of the customer, stir in some employee experience (EX) and a healthy dose of low/no-code platform, and voilà! Enterprise service management (ESM)! Or if you prefer a more traditional description, we define ESM as: Extending IT service management […]. age of the customer IT process automation IT service management (ITSM) IT services

How Enterprises Can Scale their Machine Learning

Information Week

Enterprise organizations are already seeing benefits from their machine learning practices, but Forrester Research says they've only scratched the surface

Pressure Points: How to Ensure Your B2B Pipeline Passes Inspection

This eBook highlights best practices for developing a pipeline management process that helps sales leaders and their team C.L.O.S.E (you’ll see what we mean in this eBook) more revenue through data-driven prospecting, stage analysis, and subsequent sales enablement.