Sat.Jun 22, 2019 - Fri.Jun 28, 2019

Fix your cloud security

David Linthicum

I found some interesting statistics in this RedLock article that illustrate the severity of the cloud security problem: Only 7 percent of businesses have good visibility of all critical data, and 58 percent say they only have slight visibility. ForcePoint ).

Guide to Cloud Computing

CTOvision

This is the CTOvision guide on the megatrend of Cloud Computing. This report gives a high level overview of the most important factors of the trend, gives updated insights into the activities of the major Cloud Computing companies, and succinct descriptions of Cloud tech.

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Just How Important Are Good Managers?

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to make sure that they have the best managers working for them Image Credit: Enrique Martinez Bermejo. Having the CIO job is tough. Because of the importance of information technology, the company expects you to be able to accomplish a great deal.

After A First Date, Would Your B2B Website Get A Second?

Forrester IT

More than 500 B2B marketers told Forrester their company’s website is the most effective demand generation tactic for building awareness and increasing consideration.[i]

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Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

Why is implementing new frameworks, from SCRUM to self-organized teams, so much harder than understanding them? Roy Osherove has the solution. Tune in and learn to recognize what state your team is in, to support them accordingly, and to help them adopt the best practices given where they are today.

How Governments Can Unlock Blockchain’s Potential

CEB IT

Blockchain technology continues to be the subject of intense interest and experimentation in all industries, particularly in government. However, the endless enthusiasm for blockchain has subsided, replaced with a greater sense of realism informed by experience. In 2018, two-thirds of governments were actively interested in blockchain, and 10% of governments were actually doing something with it. That picture changed in 2019.

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Celebrating Two Fantastic Years of Driving Digital

Social, Agile and Transformation

Two years ago I received my "author's copies" of Driving Digital: The Leader's Guide to Business Transformation Through Technology. The picture you see here is just after I opened the box. What a thrilling moment it was!

It’s Here — The 2019 Forrester Global Map Of Privacy Rights And Regulations

Forrester IT

Security and risk leaders consistently rank compliance with global privacy regulations as one of their top three challenges. To help them, Forrester periodically updates our map of global privacy rights and regulations. Our 2019 version was released today.

5 Steps to Master Continuous Delivery

CEB IT

Ariane is a technical professional in a large manufacturing organization. She is in charge of application development (AD). In the past few months, she’s had to make some changes to promptly meet the demands of the customer and the business — including regularly updating applications with user feedback and responding to new shifts in the market and changes to business strategy.

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A Common Language for Computer Security Incidents: The Cyber Defense Taxonomy That Started Them All

CTOvision

Cyberspace is our interconnected information technology. And since everything either is or is becoming connected, one of the defining characteristics of cyberspace is its complexity. This adds burden to cyber defenders.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

7 steps to enhance IoT security

Network World

One of the biggest concerns with the Internet of Things ( IoT ) is making sure networks, data, and devices are secure. IoT-related security incidents have already occurred, and the worries among IT, security and networking managers that similar events will take place are justified. “In

Create More Video To Engage Your B2B Buyers

Forrester IT

If a picture is worth 1,000 words, then what is a video worth? 100,000? 1 million? The human brain processes video 60,000 times faster than text, so that’s a whole lot of words. B2B buyers are wired to deal with visual information and to remember stories.

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Deep Dive SCCM Application Model Troubleshooting

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Hello, I’m Nitin Chhabra I worked for several years as a Microsoft support engineer specialized in SCCM Application Deployment technology. I am SME in Application deployment, Software Update deployment & OSD.

Trusona: Passwordless two-factor authentication

CTOvision

Trusona is the pioneer and leader in passwordless two-factor authentication (2FA). Stolen or weak passwords are responsible for over 80% of breaches, and Trusona’s mission is to thwart cybercrime by eliminating them from the user experience.

Best Practices for Micro-Services Management, Traceability and Visualization

Speaker: Robert Starmer, Cloud Advisor, Founding Partner at Kumulus Technologies

Moving to micro-services, or even working with distributed applications in a traditional environment, brings with it a host of interactions that are often difficult to understand. This session will provide an overview of service mesh, a review of the Istio service mesh itself, and dive into best practices and integration models for integrating the traceability model into a distributed application.

Oracle simplifies branding and packaging of its Analytics Product

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Oracle simplifies its cloud, on-premises and prebuilt analytics applications under a single brand ‘ Oracle Analytics ’. At the analytics summit this week, Oracle announced a new customer centric vision for its Analytics Product.

Cut Through The Chatbot Hype To Find The Right Conversational AI Solution For You

Forrester IT

In this short take, I discuss the lessons learned from evaluating 14 vendors for the Forrester New Wave™: Conversational AI For Customer Service, Q2 2019. Check out the video below. For more insights, Forrester clients can dig into the full evaluative research here.

Windows 10 Proxy Requirements Modern Windows Deployment

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. I heard many times that Windows Autopilot deployment fails because of external issues to Intune and Windows.

AI-Powered Security: Lulling Us Into Misplaced Confidence?

Information Week

While artificial intelligence and machine learning hold promise in cybersecurity initiatives, there are some gaps that enterprises need to consider

4 Strategies to Make CX a Competitive Differentiator

Perficient - Digital Transformation

I have two pieces of old news to report. First, the world is changing faster than ever. The second piece of old news: customers are more empowered than ever and have almost complete control over their own journey. So, what is the real news today?

Innovation, Data, And UX Archeology At UX STRAT Europe 2019

Forrester IT

I am back from two days at UX STRAT 2019 — a conference that gathers an international community of design leaders and experience makers.

How to Build Backup DR Strategy for Cloud?

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. A quick post to share the webinar on building successful DR plans with cloud. Do not miss to register for the Webinar.

Tracking down library injections on Linux

Network World

While not nearly commonly seen on Linux systems, library (shared object files on Linux) injections are still a serious threat. On interviewing Jaime Blasco from AT&T's Alien Labs, I've become more aware of how easily some of these attacks are conducted.

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No on Universal Patient ID

Phil Windley

Summary: Just as we're finally at a point where online identity system can solve the health care records problem without using a universal identifier, the US is poised to explore one. Let's not. Instead let's use identity systems that protect privacy.

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.

The New Book “100 IT Charms” Quote Collection II

Future of CIO

An evolving digital IT organization is a lever to move the business forward.

How updates to MongoDB work to prevent data breaches | TECH(talk)

Network World

CSO senior writer Lucian Constantin and Computerworld Executive Editor Ken Mingis talk database security and how MongoDB's new field-level encryption takes security to the next level

Free Cloud Courses at Linux Academy — July 2019

Linux Academy

To continually support you in your mission to learn and grow we are always adding new courses and resources. By adding free cloud training to our Community Membership, students can develop their Linux and Cloud skills even further.

Three Things To Know About UserZoom’s Acquisition Of Validately

Forrester IT

I spoke with UserZoom’s CEO Alfonso de la Nuez, Monday, about his firm’s announcement Thursday that is has acquired Validately. Because many companies ask for my help selecting a usability testing vendor and the first thing I ask them is what they need the tool to do.

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The Monthly “100 Creativity Ingredients” Book Tuning: The Psychology Behind Creativity June 2019

Future of CIO

All humans are born with raw creativity ability. Creativity has many dimensions, with multi-faceted truth and myth, manifold knowledge and multidimensional insight. Creativity is the wings of our mind and the tempo of our heartbeat.