Should CIOs Be Working With “Engines”?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Perhaps you need an engine to power your IT shop Image Credit: Jorge Quinteros. Since your budget won’t growing enough to do all of this, perhaps it’s time that you went engine shopping. How To Use An Engine In Your IT Shop.

Social Engineering and Phishing

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Social engineering is one of the most problematic attack techniques to combat. User education is most effective at stopping a social engineer. Phishing is a type of social engineering that’s executed through unsolicited email messages. Stu Sjouwerman.

Why It’s Important For Your Organization to Know The Difference Between a Data Scientist and Data Engineer

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Artificial Intelligence Big Data and Analytics Cloud Computing CTO artificial intelligence big data data data engineer data scientist EnterpriseArtificial Intelligence (AI) continues to become a focus for many enterprises and these organizations are increasing realizing how important it is to have the right people and skills in place. In particular, there has been a significant increase in demand for data scientists.

London software engineering salaries fall by 1.7%

Computer Weekly

Software engineering salaries in the capital bucked the trend of rising technology pay in general in 2016, according to research

Retro Chic: The IoT Means Hardware Engineers Are Cool Again

The Investing Edge

In the beginning there were Military Engineers who built bridges and designed fortifications. For the first 50 years of the 19th century, engineers came in five basic flavors: Military, Mining, and Civil, and with the rise of steam, Naval and Railroad. engineering folks.

Slack: Tech industry stereotyping risks scaring off junior engineering talent

Computer Weekly

Slack software engineer, Carly Robinson, says technology firms need to build empathetic and inclusive working environments to retain junior talent

How to Set Google as Default Search Engine with CSP Intune Profiles

Anoop

In this post, we will see how to deploy and monitor Default Search Engine CSP policy via Microsoft Intune. […]. The post How to Set Google as Default Search Engine with CSP Intune Profiles appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Vimal Das.

Search Engine Optimization – A Beginners Guide

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - Search Engine Optimization – A Beginners Guide - Information Technology Blog. This acronym stands for Search Engine Optimization , but what does that really mean?

Five Ways Data Is Assisting the Construction & Civil Engineering Industry

Datacponomy

For instance, construction management and civil engineering. The post Five Ways Data Is Assisting the Construction & Civil Engineering Industry appeared first on Dataconomy.

Openreach trains apprentice engineers in virtual reality

Computer Weekly

Openreach inductees get to experience an immersive simulation of life as an engineer, taking them up telephone poles and into underground chambers

TD Ameritrade’s “Accountable CMO” Makes Marketing a Business Engine

Forrester IT

I have a new work crush. It happened, of all places, at the ANA’s Advertising Financial Management conference earlier this week in Hollywood, FL. My new marketer inspiration? Denise Karkos, CMO of TD Ameritrade, who talked us through what it means – and why it’s so CRITICAL – to be an accountable CMO. Here’s a […].

Value of Business Rules Engine with APIs

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Cloud Digital Transformation IBM Integration & IT Modernization News api BRMS Business Rule Engine Drools IBM ODM ODM Cloud SaaSWhy Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)? Digital transformation is center of strategy for many organizations. Every organization has unique challenges to implement their digitalization given their existing IT platforms, Legacy systems, cloud adoption.

Examining New Mission-Focused Capabilities Coming From The Cloudera And Intel Engineering Partnership

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This information can inform your design trades and is relevant to enterprise architects, engineers and line of business leaders. Analysis Big Data CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Video Apache Hadoop Cloudera design Engineering Intel White paper By Bob Gourley.

United Utilities protects field engineering deployment with AirWatch

Computer Weekly

United Utilities deploys mobile device management software AirWatch to secure Samsung devices running a SAP workforce management app

Engineering company uses HR technology to cut staff leaving rates

Computer Weekly

Aveva has seen its employee attrition rate fall by 5% a year, partly as a result of its investment in HR technology

Time to move on with social engineering training, says Jenny Radcliffe

Computer Weekly

Organisations need to move from awareness of the risk of social engineering to empowering employees to understand and recognise the threat to protect themselves and the company, says Jenny Radcliffe

AI and precision engineering, Google to release TPU AI Chips, Ford to invest $4 billion in AI tech, AI patents rising rapidly

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The following are some of the AI stories we are tracking: How Robot Hands Are Evolving to Do What Ours Can One of the areas that artificial intelligence comes really handy is precision engineering. One particular field that is evolving is robotic engineering. Controlling a robotic hand to perform complex tasks on its own instead [.]. Artificial Intelligence CTO News Google

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Edge Cases in ERP Process Re-engineering

IT Toolbox

Re-engineering your business processes is a critical part of installing an ERP system. As part of the installation every process in the business needs to be examined, rationalized and streamlined. This includes not just documenting the normal flow of business but the edge cases as well – what happens when business doesn’t proceed normally. As a rule you want your

The need for speed: Inside the cloud innovation engine at AWS

Computer Weekly

With analysts citing Amazon’s speedy product release cycles as a major source of competitive difference for the cloud firm, AWS CEO Andy Jassy opens up about how it keeps its innovation engine ticking over

How Does Ireland Measure Up as a Location for Starting Your European Engineering Team?

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Editor's note: This guest post by Alan McGlinchey makes a good case for why Ireland should be considered as the location for your European engineering team. Would love to see similar articles submitted for other locations, but so far it seems Alan is building a very compelling case! -bg bg Europe is a vast, lucrative market […].

Report: The Political Potential for Manipulating Search Engine Results

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Big Data CTO Research Election Google India Lok Sabha Search algorithm Swing vote United States Web search engine Google’s ability to influence consumers has been discussed for a while. With millions of people routinely searching the Internet for restaurant suggestions and product reviews, the difference between appearing on the first page or the second page of a search could mean the difference between financial success and losing your business.

Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering Institute CERT Insider Threat Program Manager Certification

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The Carnegie Mellon University Software Engineering Institute is a national treasure. One of the great bastions of the discipline of enterprise grade software engineering.This By Bob Gourley.

The Evolution of Systems Requires an Evolution of Systems Engineers–the latest from O’Reilly

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Systems and site reliability engineers, architects, and application developers must create new strategies to meet industry shifts and their constraints. James Turnbull and Ines Sombra look at the changes in two different but overlapping spheres: changes to technology and changes to methodology in this succinct articulation: The evolution of systems requires an evolution of systems […]. CTO Events News

Google Will Lend You Its Own Engineers to Keep Your Cloud Apps Running Smoothly

Data Center Knowledge

Customer Reliability Engineers to work as part of customer teams to ensure reliability of critical cloud apps Read More. Cloud Computing Enterprise Google

What The Cloud Engineer Must Know

Data Center Knowledge

The position of cloud engineer continues to evolve. Find out what you should know to become a cloud-ready engineer. There are new demands, new solutions and a lot more job openings. Just how many?

Running IT as the Change Engine of the Digital Business

Future of CIO

Running IT as the business change engine which keeps moving forward with speed: Change is a dance between the top management and the affected parts of the organization. Digital is about change.

Rescale: Cloud Engineering Simulation Platform

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bg Rescale is a secure, cloud-based, high performance computing platform for engineering a. Editor''s note: If you do research or analysis in a company that is looking for competitive advantage or an academic institution looking to optimize research efforts this capability could be critical to your efforts. It is one of the most virtuous applications of cloud computing I have evaluated, with great potential to improve how models and simulations are run. -

FedTechTicker: A New News Aggregation Engine For Federal Technology News

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We previously pointed out our technology focused RSS aggregation engine the Top Tech Ticker , which helps give you more signal than noise from the countless sources of information on technology news.

MSP Fights to Hire Scarce Cloud Engineers

Data Center Knowledge

At CorpInfo LLC, cloud is their business and business has been very good. So good, in fact, that the cloud-focused subsidiary of a legacy reseller has grown from fewer than a handful of full-time staffers 18 months ago, to 54 employees today. They expect that headcount to swell past 150… Read. Amazon Cloud Shared

5 Best Career Options for Students in Computer Science Engineering

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Information Technology Blog - - 5 Best Career Options for Students in Computer Science Engineering - Information Technology Blog. Some of the coolest jobs today require a background in Science, Technology, Engineering and even Math. One of such courses is Computer Science Engineering.

Pause And Take Note Of The Remarkable Engineering In AWS Snowball and AWS Snowball Edge

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In a recent conversation with a friend in AWS I was reminded of the very interesting capabilities of AWS Snowball and the even more capable Snowball Edge. Snowball is a data transport solution that is designed to get large quantities of data from one place to another. It can move petabytes from legacy datacenters into […]. Big Data Cloud Computing CTO News

The Arguments For — And Against — "Engineered Systems"

Chuck's Blog - EMC

One topic that’s unusually difficult to wrestle to the ground is what to do about what is often referred to as "engineered systems" -- vertically-integrated single-purpose software and hardware stacks, designed to be consumed as a dedicated appliance. The Arguments Against Engineered Systems.

Networking the Cloud for IoT – Pt 3 Cloud Network Systems Engineering

Cloud Musings

Dwight Bues & Kevin Jackson (This is Part 3 of a three part series that addresses the need for a systems engineering approach to IoT and cloud network design. This is why system engineering of the cloud computing network is now an immediate global imperative.