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Cloud security secrets your cloud provider doesn't want you to know

David Linthicum

The first question most cloud security architects ask when tasked with designing a cloud security solution is: What cloud are you using? Then they typically select a set of technologies, such as IAM (identity and access management) and encryption, that are native to that specific cloud brand.

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Microsegmentation architecture choices and how they differ

Network World

Despite a string of improvements over the past several years, enterprises can no longer rely on perimeter defenses alone to keep out network attackers.

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3 Steps for Deploying Robotic Process Automation

Information Week

RPA helps drive productivity and secure competitive advantages by maximizing resources already on hand. Here's how to effectively deploy it in your business

3 Virtual Meetings Hard to do with Zoom

Social, Agile and Transformation

I use Zoom synonymously for all other virtual meeting technologies, including Google Meet and Microsoft teams. Most of you are getting used to virtual meetings because of COVID-19, and the technology largely works well in many situations requiring teams and people to collaborate.

ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

COBOL, COVID-19, and Coping with Legacy Tech Debt

Information Week

Pressures from the pandemic expose risks of waiting too long to transform, get agile, and establish a path for scaling up

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5 ways to manage a cloud migration using a remote team

David Linthicum

The number one question I’ve gotten during the past few weeks: How to run cloud migration projects using a completely remote workforce? The reasons are obvious.

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CIOs Look For Ways To Use Blockchain Resumes

The Accidental Successful CIO

Blockchain can make background claims easy to verify Image Credit: Photo by Helloquence on Unsplash. The person with the CIO job realizes that their company has a significant problem when it comes to hiring people.

Pandemic Fallout Creates Perfect Conditions For Insider Threat

Forrester IT

Organizations around the world have moved quickly to deal with COVID-19, sending users to work from home, reducing staff, and taking other cost control actions. While these steps are necessary, they combine to create ideal conditions for insider threat.

What is 5G Exactly?

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Previously, I discussed what impact 5G will have on banking. The next post in this series describes what 5G is. 5G stands for fifth-generation wireless service. It’s a new way of encoding data through the air that’s more efficient than previous generations. 1G was analog cellular.

A Secure Vault System for Internet of Things Devices


Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

How to Pick Your Best Cost Initiatives


As the scale of remote work surges during the coronavirus pandemic, should you cut your spending on contracts around data security, cloud storage and virtual private networks? If you view cloud storage as a bloated indirect spend item in your budget, you might say yes.

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Data Proliferation Accelerates The Need For Data Literacy

Forrester IT

With the onslaught of data and statistics about the pandemic, the world has seen an explosion of armchair virologists and policy pundits. Everyone has an insight to share, but not everyone gets it right.

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Free 8 eBooks for ConfigMgr | Intune | SCCM Device Management | Download


Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. In this post, you shall get an opportunity to download free eBooks for ConfigMgr and Intune. All the following eBooks are either from Microsoft or community.

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Artificial Intelligence and Bias Removal: A Herculean Task


Read why Dr. Raul V.

The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

Use This 3-Phase Framework to Navigate the COVID-19 Downturn


The current state of the world may make it difficult for executives to see beyond the daily communications about employee safety and closed offices to the next phases of quiet and, eventually, recovery.

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Forecasting In Uncertainty: US Tech Market Forecast Shows A Best Case 5% Drop In 2020

Forrester IT

Forrester has just released our updated forecasts for the US tech market in 2020, factoring in the impacts of the COVID-19 virus and the efforts to contain its spread: “US Tech Budget Outlooks In A COVID-19 Recession.”

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Where to Find Cost Savings When Using the Cloud

Information Week

These management strategies can help enterprise organizations rein in costs for public, private, hybrid, and multi-cloud deployments

Can Blockchain based biometric systems be the answer to privacy concerns?


Read Dhriti Datta take a look at whether blockchain based biometric systems can solve our privacy concerns on Digit : Blockchain is a disruptive technological advancement designed specifically to ensure data of individuals or corporations remains secure.

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More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

Manage Employee Stress With Flexibility and Transparency


Whether trying to get a child to focus on distance learning, worrying about family members getting sick or trying to locate hard-to-find items at the grocery store, COVID-19 affects how employees focus on work. Each situation is unique, but all employees need flexibility.

Go Beyond Surveys To Measure CX

Forrester IT

Getting decent survey response rates is hard and getting harder for CX professionals. That means you need to start mining other data that can give you a sense of the quality of the experiences your customers are having.

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Unlocking Business Potential with Digital Data Optimization

Information Week

Information is power. With data playing an increasingly important role in achieving enterprise success, IT leaders must learn how to squeeze the maximum value out of collected data

You’re One Misconfiguration Away from a Cloud-Based Data Breach


Read why Suresh Kasinathan says that small and medium businesses are just a misconfiguration away from a cloud-based data breach on Dark Reading : Not all instances of data exposure in the cloud are the product of malicious intentions from either internal or external actors.

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The Time-Saving Power of Intent Data for Sales

By using the power of intent data, capturing buyer interest has become more feasible for sales. Not only that, but using it will save immense time during your workflow; a win-win on all fronts.

OSD Known Issues Troubleshooting Guide |SCCM |ConfigMgr


Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Well, you have seen many OSD troubleshooting steps in different posts. I’m sharing my experience here. Here you go with SCCM OSD Known Issues Troubleshooting Guide.

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Five AI Principles To Put In Practice

Forrester IT

From tech vendors to governments to industry consortia to the Vatican, it seems that every day a new entity is announcing its set of AI principles — broad guidelines for how AI systems should be responsibly developed, trained, tested, and deployed.

IBM extends z15 mainframe family, intensifies Linux security

Network World

IBM continued to reshape the mainframe with an eye toward further integrating it within hybrid clouds and securing Linux -based workloads. On the hardware side, IBM rolled out two entry-level, 19” single-frame, air-cooled platforms, the z15 Model T02 and LinuxONE III Model LT2.

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PayPal, Intuit QuickBooks approved to hand out emergency funds to small businesses in coronavirus program


After weeks of lobbying, fintech companies are officially allowed to take part in the U.S. government’s emergency lending program. PayPal and Intuit QuickBooks announced Friday evening that they were approved by the Small Business Administration to take part in the Paycheck Protection Program.

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

SCCM Patching Basics Video Recording Available Now | ConfigMgr


Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. I have conducted a live Team meeting session on Basics of SCCM Troubleshooting with Patching Basics Recording (SCCM Patching Basics).

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Le aziende ed i lavoratori italiani ai tempi del Coronavirus.

Forrester IT

Nuovi dati di Forrester Research rivelano i sentimenti, le percezioni, e le aspettative della forza lavoro italiana in relazione al coronavirus ed alle misure adottate dalle aziende durante l’emergenza.

Cisco says to patch critical UCS security holes now

Network World

Cisco has posted a package of 17 critical security warnings about authentication vulnerabilities in its Unified Computing System that could let attackers break into systems or cause denial of service troubles.

Centralizing Intelligence: How To Make The Most Of Big Data’s Next Evolution


Read Yinglian Xie explain how you can use big data for business intelligence on Forbes : That data is central to the functioning of our modern digital economy is, at this point, a given.

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.