How to get the most cloud security

David Linthicum

One of the leading causes of data breaches is internal negligence due to poor training, according to the Ponemon Institute. Everything you need to know now. Unfortunately, most companies just try to toss technology at security problems. Even when they do an amazing job locking up their cloud-based systems, they still run a high risk because staffers are now the biggest security hole, and the only way to plug that hole is through training.

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Data Center Optimization: How to Do More Without More Money

Data Center Knowledge

DCIM How to… Manage Power and CoolingOperating efficiently and effectively in the land of "more" without more money means optimization at all levels: hardware, software, and even policies and procedures. Read More.

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How to Prevent DRUPS-Related Data Center Outages

Data Center Knowledge

If you're deploying DRUPS, here's what to watch for. How to… Manage Power and Cooling UptimeDRUPS systems were implicated in several high-profile outages recently. Read More.

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How to Take Backup and Restore Office 365 Mailboxes


This confirms a vast number of people using Office 365 to help manage their businesses. Do we need to have a backup for a SaaS solution like […]. The post How to Take Backup and Restore Office 365 Mailboxes appeared first on Anoops.

How to Remove Bulk Facebook Profile Content

Mick's IT Blog

Here is a video guide on how to remove bulk Facebook content from your Facebook profile. Some will just say to delete the profile and create a new one. In the video, I go through the easiest way I found to delete Facebook posts and likes.

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How to Spot “Insighteers”

Future of CIO

Insight is the ability to perceive clearly or deeply penetration. Insighteers” (Insightful Pioneers) are the people who have both insight and courage to ride learning curve faster than others and lead change boldly. They dare to take calculated risks for overcoming challenges.

How to Kickstart Your AR Business


Developing your own AR apps can be a fun way to turn a profit. You don’t have to be a large company like Nintendo to make your mark [.]. The AR market has grown substantially in only a few short years. One AR app, Pokemon Go, made headlines when it generated over $1 billion in revenue. CTO News The Boardroom

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How to simplify IT integration

Computer Weekly

Pressure on IT is mounting and point-to-point integration does not scale. Opening up APIs is one of the approaches now being considered

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Hyper-segmentation – How to Avoid Cyber Disasters


Like other man-made disasters, we need to find a way to prevent cyber disasters. While people often think of security as just the tools used to protect the network, it’s not about that any more. Their SDN Fx solution is testament to that. How it works.

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How to get women into cloud computing

David Linthicum

The push to get more women in computing is decades old. And the solution to this issue is easy: We need to recruit more women into computer jobs, especially cloud computing. No, women are still not equal to men in IT. Cut to the key news and issues in cutting-edge enterprise technology with the InfoWorld Daily newsletter. ]. And we should be able to do so. To read this article in full, please click here

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Tips on Cybersecurity : How to Protect your Computer

Doctor Chaos

Computers enable us to access millions of information on our fingertips and while it is a useful tool for communication and gathering data, it can be a double-edged sword.

How to diagnose cloud performance issues

David Linthicum

You don’t know where to look first? Everything you need to know now. However, you do have to understand where to look first, and what tools to use. To read this article in full, please click hereIs your public cloud-based workload too slow? Here are some quick guidelines for diagnosing the root cause of most performance issues.

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How to make the right technology choice

Computer Weekly

Organisations need digital technology, but how do you decide which is the best technology for you? The answer is not to make one big decision, but many small ones. Thinking about technology, behaviour and data will help you find the right answers

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How to combat software auditors

Computer Weekly

Software audits can be a huge waste of time and resources for IT departments

Four Data Analytics Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them


Universities have adapted to the increasing demand as well and are graduating analytically trained students at an unprecedented pace. The post Four Data Analytics Pitfalls and How to Avoid Them appeared first on Dataconomy.

Recognizing Relevant Big Data and How to Use It


Big Data is everywhere you look, and we have seen how useful it can be. Among billions of terabytes of data gathered, there is a treasure of marketing data that businesses need to understand in order to know what is relevant and how to use it to get better business results.

How to Raise Your Series A

The Investing Edge

Those that are successful in the early stage and want to raise more capital continue on to the growth or later stage. Fast forward to 2017, and median figures for angel/seed-funded and early stage companies have each doubled to $1.0 million in 2010 to $6.0

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How To Unlock Tech Industry Digital Transformation

Forrester IT

But many tech companies find it difficult to leave their product-centric models behind and focus on customer outcomes. Of course this isn't a problem unique to the tech industry. It's no surprise that tech companies are vested in the digital transformation of their customers.

PowerShell Basics: How to Validate the Length of an Integer


Recently I fielded the following PowerShell question: “ How do I make sure a variable, which is an int, is of a certain length?”. You could also use something like ‘^d{4,6}$’ to validate that the int is between four and six digits long.

How to Spot and Avoid Cryptocurrency Ponzi Schemes

Doctor Chaos

If you’re thinking about investing in cryptocurrency, it’s essential to be aware of potential Ponzi schemes that relate to the sector.

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SAMOS – How To Evaluate Disruptive Innovation


Samos is an island in the eastern Aegean Sea, where Pythagoras is thought to have been born in 569 B.C. A commander knows that if he tries to spell out all the details of a plan it will fail. So instead, he tries to convey his intent. Nathaniel Crocker.

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How to deal with bad data in your cloud migration

David Linthicum

The symptoms are pretty easy to spot, including not having a single source of truth for customers, orders, inventory, etc. Or not be able to properly secure and govern the data, thus being unable to deal with regulations. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story Do you have dysfunctional enterprise data?

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How to secure SaaS: Understanding the cloud’s security layers

David Linthicum

When you address security in the cloud for your enterprise use, you need to think of it in several layers: To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

Step-By-Step: How to Clean Install Windows 10


One question that is frequently asked both in person and online as of late is as follows: “How do I perform a clean install of Windows 10 when upgrading from Windows 7 or Windows 8?”

Hybrid cloud? Private cloud? Public cloud? Multicloud? How to choose

David Linthicum

Many enterprise IT shops, and most enterprise technology companies, have pledged allegiance to the hybrid cloud model. Their reasons are self-serving: Large enterprise software and hardware vendors have to believe in hybrid cloud computing, because they have the datacenter side of things to think about, and that where they make money. To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

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


Most of the Organisations follow “Traditional device management approach” which use Group policy as their primary tool to set security standards and end user settings.

How to get real value from big data in the cloud

David Linthicum

According to a recent report from IDC, “worldwide revenues for big data and business analytics will grow from nearly $122 billion in 2015 to more than $187 billion in 2019, an increase of more than 50 percent over the five-year forecast period.” If you can manage and analyze massive amounts of data—I’m talking petabytes—you’ll have access to all sorts of information that will help you run your business better. [ The essentials from InfoWorld: What is big data analytics?

How to handle the politics of cloud resistance

David Linthicum

Why are security models are not transferable to the cloud? How did you end up with performance issues that can’t be fixed? The overwhelming issues that I run into when helping clients move to cloud computing are never the technology -- those issues are easily fixed. The cloud storage security gap — and how to close it. | The InfoWorld Deep Dive: How to make document sharing really work in Office 365. ]. Why do cloud projects fail?

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How to futureproof your career as a CIO

Computer Weekly

Many CIOs have yet to earn the right to be on the board. How can IT leaders upgrade their business acumen, to benefit their own careers and the health of their employer

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How to Spot “Outliers”

Future of CIO

Facing “VUCA” digital new normal, organizations need to spot the new breed of talent or innovators who can think differently, see things from the different angle; read between the lines, figure out alternative ways to do things.

CIOs Need To Learn How To Become Futurists

The Accidental Successful CIO

I’ve got a quick question for you: how good is your ability to predict the future? As the person with the CIO job, you really can’t allow this to happen to you. Now how are you going to find out what you need to know?

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How to beat Oracle licence audits

Computer Weekly

An eight-step guide to tame the Oracle auditors. Don't take the bait

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29 Entrepreneurs Explain How They Came Up With Their Business Name

Computer Weekly

The idea of exactly what your business is going to usually come first. Secondly, most often, is giving a title to your idea. What exactly is going to be the name of your business? Some people turn to their childhood for inspiration or a beloved family pet.

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