WannaCry an example of pseudo-ransomware, says McAfee

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The global WannaCry and NotPetya attacks were both examples of pseudo-ransomware, according to McAfee researchers

Data Visualization Examples - Social, Agile, and Transformation

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Data Visualization Examples. In this post, I will share some examples of Discovery, Quality, and Dashboard Visualizations. There are too many good examples of Trends/Predicative and Storytelling Dashboards and it was too hard to select one for this post.

5 Examples of the Best Workplace Tech Available in 2018

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Over the past decade, the concept of work has transformed. From coworking spaces to remote work retreats, productivity in the workplace is no longer dependent on sitting in an office for eight hours a day, seven days a week. One of the biggest outcomes from this shift has been the rapid development of technology that […]. Advice CTO Cyber Security News

UK insurtech startups follow fintech example

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UK startups focused on technology for insurance companies saw capital investments double last year

THREE UNUSUAL EXAMPLES OF INDUSTRY INTEGRATION IN BLOCKCHAIN

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The post THREE UNUSUAL EXAMPLES OF INDUSTRY INTEGRATION IN BLOCKCHAIN appeared first on Dataconomy. How a bunch of tech savvy entrepreneurs are using blockchain to solve problems in the areas of graphics rendering, identification processes and diamond trade.

Oracle MEDIAN Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle MEDIAN function is, and show you some examples. So, for example, you had these five values: 10, 15, […]. Purpose of the Oracle MEDIAN Function The MEDIAN function returns the median of the set of provided values.

Oracle COMPOSE Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle COMPOSE function is and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle COMPOSE Function The COMPOSE function allows you to provide a string or a string expression, and return a Unicode string of that input.

Oracle NANVL Function with Examples

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The Oracle NANVL function is useful when working with number values. Learn what it does and how to use it in this article. Purpose of the Oracle NANVL Function The NANVL function is used to return a different value if the specified value is NaN (not a number).

Oracle VSIZE Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle VSIZE function does and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle VSIZE Function The VSIZE function returns the number of bytes of an expression using the internal representation.

Oracle LN Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle LN function is, and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle LN Function The purpose of the Oracle LN function is to calculate the natural logarithm of a number.

Oracle SQRT Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain the Oracle SQRT function and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle SQRT Function The purpose of the Oracle SQRT function is to find and return the square root of a provided number.

Oracle SIN Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle SIN function is and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle SIN Function The purpose of the SIN function is to calculate the sine of a number.

Examples of How Blockchain Will Drive Change

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Here are some of those examples although you should read the entire article to gain more context: Currency: OK, they don’t go into much detail but it’s the main use case EVERYONE uses. IBM uses an example of tracking a diamond through it’s lifecycle.

Oracle LNNVL Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle LNNVL function does and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle LNNVL Function The purpose of the LNNVL is to perform a “logical not null” on the expression that has been provided.

Oracle TAN Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain the Oracle TAN function, what it is, and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle TAN Function The purpose of the Oracle TAN function is to calculate the tangent of a number.

Oracle CHARTOROWID Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle CHARTOROWID function is and show you an example. Purpose of the Oracle CHARTOROWID Function The purpose of the CHARTOROWID function is to convert a value from a several character data types into a ROWID data type.

Oracle COS Function with Examples

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In this article, we look at the Oracle COS function and see some examples. Purpose of the Oracle COS Function The COS function will return the cosine of a number. If your knowledge of cosine is a bit rusty (like mine), then you might find this definition helpful.

Oracle VARIANCE Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle VARIANCE function is, and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle VARIANCE Function The purpose of the VARIANCE function is to, well, return the variance of a set of numbers.

Oracle STDDEV Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the STDDEV function does and show you some examples. Have you ever seen the Oracle STDDEV function? Purpose of the Oracle STDDEV Function The purpose of the STDDEV function is to find the standard deviation of a set of numbers.

Oracle EMPTY_BLOB Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle EMPTY_BLOB function does and show you an example of how to use it. Purpose of the Oracle EMPTY_BLOB Function The EMPTY_BLOB function is used to initalise a LOB column to EMPTY.

Oracle TO_SINGLE_BYTE Function with Examples

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Learn how to use it and see some examples in this article. The Oracle TO_SINGLE_BYTE function is useful for databases with different character sets.

Oracle NEW_TIME Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the NEW_TIME function does and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle NEW_TIME Function The NEW_TIME function converts a date from one timezone to another timezone.

Oracle INITCAP Function with Examples

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Learn what it does and see some examples in this article. The Oracle INITCAP function is a handy string manipulation function.

Oracle BITAND Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain how to use the Oracle BITAND function and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle BITAND Function The Oracle BITAND function is used to perform what’s called a standard bitwise AND operation.

Oracle HEXTORAW Function with Examples

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Learn how to use it and see some examples in this article. The Oracle HEXTORAW function is a basic conversion function used in Oracle SQL. Purpose of the Oracle HEXTORAW Function The purpose of the HEXTORAW function is to convert a hexadecimal value into a raw value.

Oracle SESSIONTIMEZONE Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle SESSIONTIMEZONE function is, and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle SESSIONTIMEZONE Function The SESSIONTIMEZONE function returns the timezone offset of your session, in the format of [+|-]TZH:TZM, or a time zone region name.

Oracle ASCIISTR Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle ASCIISTR function does, and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle ASCIISTR Function The ASCIISTR function converts a string in any character set to a string in the database character set.

Oracle ASCII Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll show you what the ASCII function is and demonstrate some examples. Purpose of the Oracle ASCII Function The ASCII function is used to convert a single character into a number that represents the character. It’s how you get an ASCII value of a CHAR in Oracle.

Oracle LOCALTIMESTAMP Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle LOCALTIMESTAMP function does and show some examples. Purpose of the Oracle LOCALTIMESTAMP Function The LOCALTIMESTAMP function will return the current date and time of the session time zone.

5 Examples of Responsive Web Design Patterns

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Nowadays, we see people opening websites and search through hundreds of pages for a certain one. The websites come in all shapes and sizes and are viewed across the different devices varying from desktop computers and laptops to smartphones. Sometimes, it can be a serious challenge to develop websites assuming all these options

Oracle DBTIMEZONE Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll explain what the Oracle DBTIMEZONE function does, and show you some examples. Purpose of the Oracle DBTIMEZONE Function The DBTIMEZONE function returns the timezone offset of the database, in the format of [+|-]TZH:TZM, or a time zone region name.

6 Awesome Examples of Business-Ready DaaS

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The term “DaaS” is often synonymous with a “raw desktop in the sky”. But that’s a only like getting a new laptop… just an OS and maybe some antivirus. The rest of the set-up and customization is up to you. What lines-of-business really want are “ business-ready desktops “, customized, optimized and supported for a company’s industry and specific use cases. In the past I’ve personally blogged about the value providers reap when creating offers targeting specific markets.

Oracle LOWER Function with Examples

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In this article, I’ll take a look at the Oracle LOWER function, explain how it works, and see some examples. Purpose of the Oracle LOWER Function The LOWER function converts all letters within the specified string to lower case.