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Why Data Science Isn't an Exact Science

Information Week

Organizations adopt data science with the goal of getting answers to more types of questions, but those answers are not absolute

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The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms

Information Week

Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business

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What is the Most Important Agile KPI?

Social, Agile and Transformation

I'm asked this question on selecting agile KPIs all the time from leaders. . Some want to try measuring agile methodologies with the same project management measurements that worked for them in the past, while others are trying to establish some oversight on a process that they don' fully understand.

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8 Macro Factors That Will Shape the 2020s

CEB IT

COVID-19 might dominate the headlines, but it’s just one of eight key factors that will reshape business in this decade. The global pandemic will have long-lasting and far-reaching impact on the business world, but other shifts in macrobusiness environment areas — such as oil prices, weakening international relationships and climate change — have not gone away. Highly leveraged debt, crumbling international alliances and bubble-like asset prices.

Facebook Causes Continue to Show Little Promise as Fundraising Tools

The Leader Checklist to Foster Trust on Remote Teams

CEB IT

The COVID-19 pandemic has revolutionized the way people work. To maintain the safety and well-being of the workforce, the majority of organizations across the world have adopted a remote work culture. Accurate expectation-setting and transparency of data are key to build mutual trust and lead successful remote teams. Gartner research shows that organizations with high levels of trust increase their average employee engagement by 76% over those with low levels of trust.

Why are Artificial Intelligence systems biased?

CTOvision

Read Subbarao Kambhapati take a look at why artificial intelligence technology is biased on The Hill: A machine-learned AI system used to assess recidivism risks in Broward County, Fla., often […].

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Find Devices Missing Patches using ConfigMgr CMPivot Query | SCCM

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Let’s Find Missing Patches using ConfigMgr CMPivot Query. I have seen many questions in HTMDForum that we want the patch report using the SQL query. In this post, you will learn how to use the SCCM CMPivot query to find out missing patches. You can customize the CMPivot query as per your need and requirement. The following […].

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Set Up a Budget-Friendly Application Security Program

CEB IT

In May 2020, a smartphone caller identification app reported a security breach in which the personal data of more than 47.5 million users was exposed. This was only one of the many instances that left data exposed and caused vulnerabilities in 2020. From healthcare institutions to tech, software, social media and meal delivery companies, cybercriminals have targeted every industry, stealing billions of records.

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What are AI and machine learning adding to threat intelligence – brains, brawn or both?

CTOvision

Read Ariadna Miret take a look at what artificial intelligence and machine learning bring to threat intelligence on Security Boulevard : Too much information and not enough time. This, and […].

Optimize Existing Technologies for Maximum Value

Information Week

Looking to get a bigger bang from your budget? Think about optimizing some of your existing IT resources

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Building Like Amazon

Speaker: Leo Zhadanovsky, Principal Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Amazon's journey to its current modern architecture and processes provides insights for all software development leaders. To get there, Amazon focused on decomposing for agility, making critical cultural and operational changes, and creating tools for software delivery. The result was enabling developers to rapidly release and iterate software while maintaining industry-leading standards on security, reliability, and performance. Whether you're developing for a small startup or a large corporation, learning the tools for CI/CD will make your good DevOps team great. We are excited to be joined by Leo Zhadanovsky, a Principal Solutions Architect at Amazon Web Services.

Your Next Move: Tier II IT Support Technician

Association of Information Technology Professional

If you want to move up at the help desk, a tier II IT support technician may be a good next step for you. Keep reading to learn what a tier II tech does and how to get there

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FIX SCCM Duplicate Records Co-Management Tenant Attach Issues

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Let’s understand how to Fix SCCM Duplicate Records when Co-Management & Tenant Attach is enabled. Microsoft recently released a new hotfix for ConfigMgr 2002. The KB 4575339 hotfix is released to fix the co-managed devices that are duplicated in the Microsoft Endpoint Manager admin center. – Read more about 1. Learn How to Merge […].

Experts: Devastating ransomware attack on Garmin highlights danger of haphazard breach responses

CTOvision

GPS titan Garmin is still recovering from the fallout of the devastating ransomware attack that has crippled its website, disrupted customer support, disabled apps, and paused communications since late July […].

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How Enterprises Can Adopt Video Game Cloud Strategy

Information Week

Forrester report explores ways other sectors can learn from infrastructure deployed to support video gaming

Why Distributed Tracing is Essential for Performance and Reliability

Speaker: Daniel "spoons" Spoonhower, CTO and Co-Founder at Lightstep

Many engineering organizations have now adopted microservices or other loosely coupled architectures, often alongside DevOps practices. Together these have enabled individual service teams to become more independent and, as a result, have boosted developer velocity. However, this increased velocity often comes at the cost of overall application performance or reliability. Worse, teams often don’t understand what’s affecting performance or reliability – or even who to ask to learn more. Distributed tracing was developed at organizations like Google and Twitter to address these problems and has also come a long way in the decade since then. By the end of this presentation, you’ll understand why distributed tracing is necessary and how it can bring performance and reliability back under control.

Cisco urges patching flaws in data-center, SD-WAN gear

Network World

Cisco has issued a number of critical security advisories for its data center manager and SD-WAN offering customers should deal with now. On the data center side, the most critical – with a threat score of 9.8 out of 10 – involves a vulnerability in the REST API of Cisco Data Center Network Manager (DCNM) could let an unauthenticated, remote attacker bypass authentication and execute arbitrary actions with administrative privileges on an affected device.

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SCCM Create Custom Report Using Report Builder | ConfigMgr | Part 1

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. If you are working as an SCCM Admin in your organization, you might have been asked to create custom reports (Create Custom Report Using Report Builder) according to customer requirements. As an admin, some create WQL queries and some prefer to work on SQL Queries and achieve their desired results. – If you are […].

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5G Security in an IoT Architecture

CTOvision

Read Roland Atoui take a look at the security of 5G in an Internet of Things architecture on IoT for All : 5G is in its early stages (available in […].

Overheard in July: ChannelCon Online, Cybersecurity During COVID, CompTIA ISAO and More

Association of Information Technology Professional

In July 2020, CompTIA podcasts offered a preview of ChannelCon Online as well as discussions about the future of the tech industry, cybersecurity during the pandemic, the launch of the CompTIA ISAO, and more

Nine Developer Enablement Practices to Achieve DevOps at Enterprise Scale

In this eBook, Christian Oestreich, a senior software engineering leader with experience at multiple Fortune 500 companies, shares how a metrics-driven mindset can dramatically improve software quality and enable DevOps at enterprise scale.

Are newer medical IoT devices less secure than old ones?

Network World

Experts differ on whether older connected medical devices or newer ones are more to blame for making healthcare networks more vulnerable to cyberattack. The classic narrative of insecure IoT centers on the integration of older devices into the network. In some industries, those devices pre-date the internet , sometimes by a considerable length of time, so it’s hardly surprising that businesses face a lot of challenges in securing them against remote compromise.

SCCM Troubleshooting Out of Band Hotfix Logs | ConfigMgr

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Let’s learn how to troubleshoot out of band hotfix installation logs. You can find more details about the troubleshooting steps in this blog post. SCCM Troubleshooting Out of Band Hotfix Logs | ConfigMgr. – More details available Dmpdownloader.log ( DMP Downloader Troubleshooting with State Messages). Logs Troubleshooting Out of Band Hotfix Let’s check the […].

Insider Threat: The Biggest Contributor to Cyber Attacks

CTOvision

Read why Pallavi Datta says that insider threat is the biggest contributor to cyberattacks on Security Boulevard : In 2019, a renowned cloud hosting company fell victim to a data […].

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How virtual audiences for sports, music, and conferences create a positive feedback loop of engagement

Trends in the Living Networks

Since the advent of coronavirus here has been a lot of work put into building virtual events. However we are now realizing that having virtual audiences is an essential part of creating great events, energizing sportspeople, speakers, and performers and creating a positive feedback loop that is at the heart of a great in-person event. We have already seen examples of this in soccer, notably of Danish team Aarhus teaming up with Zoom to put massive screens of fans in the audience.

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!

Top 6 cybersecurity trends to watch for at Black Hat USA 2020

Tech Republic Security

Experts weigh in to share their thoughts on the hottest topics to expect at this year's all-digital Black Hat conference

How to tailor SASE to your enterprise

Network World

Businesses considering the secure access service edge (SASE) model need to understand that there are numerous ways to implement it that can be tailored to their future needs and the realities of their legacy networks. As defined by Gartner, which coined the term, SASE calls for security to be built in as part of the network and delivered as a cloud service, but that might not fit the circumstances faced by all enterprises.

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Google launches its Recommendations AI tool for online retailers

CTOvision

Google LLC said today that its Recommendations AI tool is now publicly available in public beta test mode. Recommendations AI was first announced in private beta in April 2019, and relies […].

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Data in the Age of COVID

Information Week

This crisis is teaching us a ton about the dissemination and use of data. But we must remember to use it in a way that maintains the quality of data and protects privacy rights

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The Complete Guide to Distributed Tracing

Distributed tracing is a diagnostic technique that reveals how a set of services coordinate to handle individual user requests. Distributed tracing helps enable loosely coupled work across teams for fast, independent problem-solving.

Security analysts: Industry has not solved the talent gap or provided clear career paths

Tech Republic Security

New survey finds that cybersecurity professionals want more training to keep up with the threat landscape and learn new software platforms

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Apple overtakes Saudi Aramco as world’s most valuable public company

Venture Beast

After achieving another record quarter despite the coronavirus pandemic, Apple stock surged, briefly surpassing its largest rival in market capitalization. Read More. Business Commerce Mobile Apple category-/Business & Industrial/Energy & Utilities/Oil & Gas category-/Finance category-/News/Business News/Company News most valuable public listed Saudi Aramco stock trillion world's largest company

IBM: Compromised credentials led to higher data breach costs

CTOvision

The average cost of a data breach has fallen slightly, according to new research from IBM and the Ponemon Institute, but there are concerning — and costly — trends for […].

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Is Your Cloud Strategy Ready to Hyperscale?

Information Week

In the face of the unexpected demands 2020 has seen so far, business and IT leaders need to stay in a constant state of planning with their cloud operations

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.