Strategies for Securing Nonprofit Networks

Doctor Chaos

Nonprofits often think about how to attract more volunteers or achieve a greater reach with their fundraising initiatives. Nonprofits Are Vulnerable Unfortunately, though, nonprofits are at risk for cyberattacks.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Computer Weekly

You’ll have everything you need to be an amazing nonprofit communications professional. Find out How to Use Facebook Live to Raise Money For Your Nonprofit with John Haydon. Nonprofit Tech for Good has released their 2018 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar.

6 Reasons Why Associations & Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

And a majority of these organizations are the nonprofit associations. While for-profit companies will always be the first ones to invest in latest technologies and innovations to drive their revenue, nonprofit organizations lag behind. Nonprofit / October 10, 2019.

6 Reasons Why Associations and Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive

Kitaboo

And a majority of these organizations are the nonprofit associations. While for-profit companies will always be the first ones to invest in latest technologies and innovations to drive their revenue, nonprofit organizations lag behind. In this blog we will focus on why nonprofit associations and societies must have a digital archive of their documents. The post 6 Reasons Why Associations and Nonprofits Need a Digital Archive appeared first on Kitaboo.

Newly Nonprofit Vancouver Internet Exchange Moves Into Cologix Data Center

Data Center Knowledge

The colocation deal is part of the process of restructuring VANIX as a nonprofit member-governed Internet exchange. Read More. colocation Cologix Connectivity Peering

How nonprofits use big data to change the world

Tech Republic Big Data

Foundation Center has the world's largest database of grant and fundraising information. Learn how the organization uses big data to create apps that encourage transparency and innovation

7 Highly Effective Guidelines to Create an e-Report for Associations

Kitaboo

Nonprofit e reports e reports for associations nonprofit associations society and associationsIn this tech-inspired age, every enterprise is keen on leveraging the benefits of technology, however minimal.

How Can Societies Digitize Publishing and Delivery Process

Kitaboo

Although it benefits all sectors we work in, we will focus on nonprofit organizations and publishing in this article. Why should nonprofit organizations and associations switch to digital publishing? How will a digital report benefit the members of a nonprofit society?

7 Highly Effective Guidelines to Create an e-Report for Associations

Kitaboo

Nonprofit e reports e reports for associations nonprofit associations society and associationsIn this tech-inspired age, every enterprise is keen on leveraging the benefits of technology, however minimal. Because technology has often proved to be a cost-efficient and productive solution in the long run. Non-profit organizations too, are looking for ways to increase their reach and receive more funds to support their cause.

8 Ways to Keep Members of Societies Engaged in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

Digital Publishing Nonprofit association members members of society retain members of societiesWhen we talk about organizations, the term employee engagement refers to the concept of keeping the employees interested at their workplace and in their work.

Why Should Societies & Associations Publish and Distribute Journals on Digital Platforms?

Kitaboo

Nonprofit research journal publishing society and associations society journal publishing society journalsWhy Do Societies and Associations Publish Journals? Research Societies, Professional Associations or non-profit organizations publish journals with the aim of sharing knowledge and raising funds for supporting their research or services. With the help of a society journal, non-profit organizations can spread awareness and drive research funds to their community.

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CTOvision

Analysis Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security DoD and IC Mobile Social Media Startup News cio CISO ctovision Education Nonprofit organization By Bob Gourley. If you are an independent technologist or student with a goal of making positive contributions to the enterprise technology community or work in a non-profit organization we would love to sponsor you for free access to our subscription only research and advisory service CTOvision Pro.

Lessons in Efficiency from a No-Code Use Case: Project HOME

Information Week

A nonprofit for housing sees a 30% reduction in time spent on contract management, thanks to a no-code development platform

How to track and report polling place problems on Election Day

Tech Republic Big Data

Election-tracking nonprofit Ushahidi will use SMS, social media, and email to connect citizens with vetted volunteers and lawyers to monitor the upcoming US election

Microsoft partners with OpenAI to advance AI research with Azure

Tech Republic Cloud

Nonprofit research organization OpenAI recently chose Microsoft Azure as its primary cloud platform, to further support their research and innovations in the space

How the National Cybersecurity Center mitigates 90% of attacks reported

Tech Republic Security

The National Cybersecurity Center helps SMBs, nonprofits, and governments fight cybercrime. Here's how your business can benefit from their tactics

Why Should Societies & Associations Publish & Distribute Journals on Digital Platforms?

Kitaboo

August 22, 2019 | Digital Publishing , Nonprofit. Nonprofit research journal publishing society and associations society journal publishing society journalsWhy Do Societies and Associations Publish Journals?

Angry about Oracle licensing? The cloud lets you change the game

David Linthicum

So says the Campaign for Clear Licensing , a Belgian nonprofit advocacy group that conducted a survey showing that enterprises consider their relationship with Oracle to be " hostile." Can enterprises trust Oracle to avoid vendor lock-in for its cloud offerings? Fears that it will lock in and abuse customers via burdensome licensing arrangements, as it is often accused of doing for its enterprise software, could lock Oracle out of the growing cloud computing market.

Final 6 Teams Announced For Wicked6 Cyber Games Las Vegas 8 Aug 2019

CTOvision

The radical idea hiding inside Facebook’s digital currency proposal

I'm not lost, I'm wondering

A major goal of the Libra Association, the nonprofit Facebook has created to manage the project’s development, is to use Libra to revolutionize the concept of digital identity… “An additional goal of the association is to develop and promote an open identity standard.

How Can Associations Distribute e-Reports Effectively?

Kitaboo

These software tools have been created specifically to meet the needs of nonprofit associations and societies.

Good work, and good works, at Cloud for Good

ComputerWorld IT Management

The premium Salesforce.org partner is a B corporation, which means it’s a for-profit business certified by the nonprofit B Lab as meeting certain standards of social and environmental performance, accountability and transparency. It was founded by Tal Frankfurt, who learned Salesforce when he was working as a fundraiser, trying to better manage donors, participants and volunteers at a nonprofit for at-risk youth in Israel.

How Can K-12 Publishers Adapt in the Digital Era

Kitaboo

August 22, 2019 | Digital Publishing , Nonprofit. Publishers have experienced a digital turbulence in recent times.

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Some thoughts on volunteer tech support to non-profits

I'm not lost, I'm wondering

As part of our study, 2019 State of Nonprofit Digital Giving, we secretly donated to 100 organizations across the nonprofit spectrum from humanitarian, healthcare, environment, food, animal groups, arts & culture, youth charities and more. Source: State of Nonprofit 2019: Digital Giving Study. Some interesting, though probably not unexpected, insights from the incredible humans at BigWideSky about “digital donation errors” made by non-profits.

Government 'box huggers' avoid the cloud for a reason

David Linthicum

The Cloud Computing Caucus Advisory Group -- a nonprofit that has two U.S. Congressmen as co-chairs -- has released its first report, " Don't Be a Box Hugger ," which assesses the state of cloud computing in the federal government. The report is not unbiased. It was underwritten by Amazon Web Services, Booz Allen Hamilton, Dell, MeriTalk, and Microsoft, so the sponsors have dogs in this hunt. And that bias affects the findings.

Secure HTTP connections now available for anyone

IT Manager Daily

The nonprofit certificate authority Let’s Encrypt recently unveiled a new service that would allow anyone to get free “wildcard” certificates to enable secure HTTP connections for entire domains. The nonprofit also released a new version of the Automated Certificate Management Environment protocol, which is an interface that automates verification of certificate requests and is required to get wildcard certificates.

Burning Man's tech director brings full-scale IT to Black Rock City

ComputerWorld IT Management

Additionally, she oversees the Burning Man nonprofit organization's year-round IT needs, where a team of more than 20 full-time staffers and contractors support the group's community- and art-focused efforts around the globe. Most IT executives inherit an existing technology environment; Heather Gallagher gets to build her own every year.

Partnership on AI’s Terah Lyons talks ethics washing, moonshots, and power

CTOvision

Formed in September 2016 by a coalition of the largest tech companies in AI — Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google, IBM, and Microsoft — it is a nonprofit organization that advises corporations and governments on AI policy and seeks to answer big questions about the […]. There’s no organization in the world quite like the Partnership on AI.

Half of banking customers now using fintech

Network World

Financial technology (fintech) products and services are picking up tremendous steam, particularly with younger, tech-savvy and affluent customers, according to the World FinTech Report 2017 (WFTR), recently released by Capgemini, LinkedIn and Efma (a global nonprofit organization composed of banks and insurance companies).

Wi-Fi 6 certification is here to make next-gen speeds a widespread reality

CTOvision

Promising a “new Wi-Fi era,” the nonprofit Wi-Fi Alliance industry group launched the Wi-Fi Certified 6 program Monday. The program aims to hold devices that use next-gen 802.11ax Wi-Fi radios to an established set of standards. Manufacturers that participate get to put a little certification badge on their packaging. That badge is important because it lets […].

4 Ways Blockchain Will Transform Higher Education

CEB IT

Woolf University aspires to become the first blockchain-powered, nonprofit, borderless university. In 2017, the University of Melbourne started using blockchain to issue digital credentials , enabling students to share verified copies of their qualifications with employers and other third parties in a tamperproof system. New ways to apply blockchain technology in the higher education sector are emerging all the time.

ACC Foundation Releases Extensive State of Cybersecurity Report

CTOvision

Our clients include Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions, life sciences and technology companies, health systems, investors and developers, government agencies and sponsored enterprises, educational institutions, and nonprofit organizations. PPL forms program for nonprofit groups (republicanherald.com). Kickstarter CEO: Why We're a Benefits Corporation, Not a Nonprofit (entrepreneur.com). Katie Kennedy.

Meet ADP's 'business anthropologist,' putting human thought behind chatbots

ComputerWorld IT Management

has developed her craft over 15-plus years at a variety of organizations — a nonprofit, a telecommunications company and an e-commerce firm. Martha Bird has one of the more unusual positions in the technology space: She's a business anthropologist. Bird, who ran a family farm in New Hampshire before earning an anthropology Ph.D., Her niche is helping global brands optimize their systems to meet the needs of users across multiple markets.

IDG Contributor Network: Preparing for a Salesforce implementation

ComputerWorld IT Management

I have learned that it does not matter if you are a small nonprofit or a Fortune 100 enterprise company -- one of the best investments you can make in your Salesforce implementation process is to have a clear plan. Over the past decade, I have seen more than 1,000 Salesforce implementations deployed to a wide variety of organizations.

Core Qualifications to Being Chief

A CIO's Voice

5 – BUILDING COALITIONS: This core qualification involves the ability to build coalitions internally and with other Federal agencies, State and local governments, nonprofit and private sector organizations, foreign governments, or international organizations to achieve common goals.