Navigate Forrester’s Data Economy Research

Forrester IT

It’s not hard to see the signs that the data economy is heating up. Virtually all decision makers want to be insights-driven. They mine their own data, yet increasingly they want incremental insights that drive further differentiation and competitive advantage.

OODA Research Report – The Iranian Threat

CTOvision

OODA has released the next report in our threat briefing series, this on focused on the country of Iran. This special report captures insights into the capabilities and intent of the Islamic Republic of Iran, with a special focus on the cyber domain. Our objective: provide insights that are actionable for business and government leaders […]. CTO Cyber War News

Research Announcement — Asia Pacific Cybersecurity Consulting Providers, Q4 2019

Forrester IT

Research announcement: Another APAC Forrester Wave™ is coming. This time I will be evaluating cybersecurity consulting providers in Asia Pacific. Gather round! The cybersecurity consulting market has been alive and well in APAC since I began my career many years ago.

Researchers warn of new support scam malware

Computer Weekly

Security researchers have identified a new strain of support scam malware and a way of clearing up infected machines

Could Classifying AI Research Prevent Public Harm?

CTOvision

But some individuals are concerned about what could happen if information about AI research falls into the wrong hands. Headlines frequently feature news about advancements in artificial intelligence (AI). These developments collectively boost public interest in AI and help people imagine what’s possible. Hackers Are Typically One Step Ahead The increase in cybersecurity attacks has […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Researchers Say Google Fiber Has Nationwide Potential

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Forrester’s Top Customer Experience Research Findings Of 2018

Forrester IT

Forrester’s customer experience (CX) research team published more than 100 reports in 2018. The report is called “Forrester’s Top Customer Experience Research Findings Of 2018.”

IoT security threat is real, says researcher

Computer Weekly

The security threat posed by IoT devices is not hype, says security researcher James Lyne

Nvidia announces $99 AI computer for developers, makers, and researchers

CTOvision

In recent years, advances in AI have produced algorithms for everything from image recognition to instantaneous translation. But when it comes to applying these advances in the real world, we’re only just getting started. A new product from Nvidia announced today at GTC — a $99 AI computer called the Jetson Nano — should help […]. Artificial Intelligence News

Researchers find trove of 1.4 billion credentials

Computer Weekly

Security researchers have discovered what is believed to be the largest aggregate database found in the dark web to date, prompting fresh calls for improved identity management

New Research: In Adtech, “Omnichannel” Remains in the Eye of the Beholder

Forrester IT

“Omnichannel” – it’s everybody’s favorite word these days. But whenever I hear it, I am reminded of the sage words of The Princess Bride’s indefatigable Inigo Montoya, “You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.” And the adtech industry is no exception.

Encryption keys too predictable, warn security researchers

Computer Weekly

Encryption keys are not as random as most people think, which means encrypting data is often not as secure as it could be, according to security researchers

GDPR could ramp up cyber extortion demands, warns researcher

Computer Weekly

The ransom demanded for stolen or encrypted data is likely to rise after the General Data Protection Regulation compliance deadline in May 2018, according to a cyber security researcher

Research Announcement: Cybersecurity Incident Response Services Wave

Forrester IT

I’m getting ready to kick off a Forrester Wave on Cybersecurity Incident Response Services that should be viewed as a refresh of the Digital Forensics and Incident Response Service Providers Wave published in September of 2017.

Google AI researchers use mannequin challenge YouTube videos to improve depth prediction

CTOvision

Google AI researchers today said they used 2,000 “mannequin challenge” YouTube videos as a training data set to create an AI model capable of depth prediction from videos in motion.

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Virginia Announces Research Commercialization Awards

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The Commonwealth of Virginia announced research commercialization awards today, including many friends and readers of CTOvision, so we wanted to share this announcement. Governor McAuliffe Announces Research Commercialization Awards. Investments target research and commercialization activities to spur innovation ~ . RICHMOND – Governor Terry McAuliffe announced today 38 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) awards totaling more than $2.8

Facebook AI Research (FAIR) turns five: What has accomplished and where they are headed

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From Facebook on Facebook AI Research (FAIR) : Five years ago, we created the Facebook AI Research (FAIR) group to advance the state of the art of AI through open research for the benefit of all — it’s an effort to understand the nature of intelligence so that we might create intelligent machines.

HP sponsors cyber security research chair at Birmingham University

Computer Weekly

Five-year research collaboration agreement will support government efforts to address cyber security challenges

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Testing is key to IoT security, says researcher

Computer Weekly

Building an effective testing process across all elements associated with a product is key to securing the internet of things, according to a researcher in the field

Convergence: The Catalyst to Transform Scientific Research

Cloud Musings

by Melvin Greer Greer Institute for Leadership and Innovation A new transformative research approach is gaining global attention and adoption. This is an appropriate way to characterize and address converging research in life sciences and engineering, computation, and physical sciences.

New Research Survey: Video Technologies For CX And EX

Forrester IT

We’ve kicked off some new research, and we need your help. Our Forrester Tech Tide™ aims to help companies make investments in video technologies for customer and employee experiences. We’re currently fielding a survey for vendors, end users, and experts who use video technologies.

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PowerShell security threats greater than ever, researchers warn

Computer Weekly

Administrators should upgrade to the latest version of Microsoft PowerShell and enable extended logging and monitoring capabilities in the light of a surge in related security threats, warn researchers

Announcing CTOvision Pro: Our Subscription Based Research and Analysis Service

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This step will help us focus providing the most relevant content to our readers and we believe will help readers conducting market research find the information they need faster. CTOlabs.com has a paid subscriber base for access to in depth research and analysis. This high quality content includes access to online research and reports as well as a bi-weekly newsletter of up to date context and analysis that can help you apply emerging technologies to your mission needs.

Paying ransomware attackers perpetuates attacks, says researcher

Computer Weekly

Continually evolving ransomware is among the threats organisations need to factor into their cyber defences in 2017, but only once they have taken care of the basics, says Kaspersky Lab researcher

HPE Superdome Flex in-memory supports Big Bang research

Computer Weekly

Stephen Hawkin’s Cosmos research group takes delivery of a Superdome HPC to enable it to test theoretical models of the Big Bang

Accelerating Cancer Research Using a Big Data Approach

CTOvision

New to the CTOvision research library , Cray's Solution Brief "Accelerating Cancer Research Using a Big Data Approach." In this brief, Cray address the challenge for cancer researchers and offers a solution. A hypothesis from cancer researchers is that big data could be used to identify new drug treatments from data already available through the analysis of gene-drug relationships. Big Data CTO Health IT Cancer Research Cray Download Research Library

McKinsey AI research finds slender user adoption outside tech

Computer Weekly

McKinsey Global Institute research finds artificial intelligence adoption to be exiguous and experimental outside the technology sector, but registers rapidly growing investment

Access To CTOvision Pro Research Service

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CTOvision Pro provides business and technology leaders with access to extended, actionable research and analysis. Logins to our market research, technology assessments and special reports. Access to additional reporting and our full research library. By Bob Gourley.

Researcher uncovers UK government threat to privacy

Computer Weekly

Despite concerns about the draft Investigatory Powers Bill, a legal researcher has highlighted that existing legislation is a much bigger threat to privacy than most UK citizens realise

Research indicates the only defense against killer AI is not developing it

CTOvision

Read Tristan Greene’s article about why the only defense against killer AI is not developing it on The Next Web : A recent analysis on the future of warfare indicates that countries that continue to develop AI for military use risk losing control of the battlefield.

Poor IoT security could take down power grid, warns researcher

Computer Weekly

A security researcher who has exposed a series of vulnerabilities in IoT devices says he is concerned about systemic attacks that could take down parts of the internet or national power grids

Three-quarters of enterprises collecting IoT data, says 451 Research

Computer Weekly

A study of IoT buying plans by analysts at 451 Research shows robust growth ahead during 2017

Researcher finds over 711 million compromised email accounts

Computer Weekly

A security researcher has discovered a spambot using more than 711 million compromised email accounts to spread data-stealing malware

Design And Research Teams Are Scaling But Not How You’d Think

Forrester IT

When I talk to design leaders these days, the number one question on their minds is how to scale to meet the demand for design and research. to “how do we get more design and research?”

Birmingham Uni beefs up network automation, virtualisation to support research

Computer Weekly

The University of Birmingham has deployed a Brocade switching infrastructure and network virtualisation to support the needs of its research teams