Information Technology Editor's Pick

Editor's Pick

NexusTek Redefines IT for SMBs with Four-Tiered MSP Offering
June 3, 2019 - 5:34 PM
NexusTek has redefined its MSP practice with four managed services plans to eliminate the frustration SMBs feel around IT pricing, management, integration, and support.

Software Migration: How to avoid big problems that will cost you money
May 30, 2019 - 9:45 AM
In the constantly changing environment today we have to respond rapidly to change and adjust to new conditions. Today we are going to speak about a specific kind of environment: software, data and accounts we are working with on our computers and in virtual space. How to change this environment without mistakes and negative effects? Here are our tips and tricks.

Next-gen firewalls: Key considerations to make the most of your investment
May 30, 2019 - 9:41 AM
You've purchased a next generation firewall. You understand the WHY, but HOW do you make the most of your investment? What's NEXT?

7 Ways to Boost Your Business with After-Hours Support Services
May 22, 2019 - 10:54 AM
Call centers are a demonstrated method to create a recurring sales engine and diminish costs. They're additionally a successful method to expand your location, broaden your business hours, and work with top-quality talent. Call centers also help fill in operational holes that can otherwise slow down your company's growth plans.

Why Drop Shipping Apps are the Future of Online Retail
May 14, 2019 - 9:32 AM
If you have a drop shipping store, you know how much time filling out orders, sourcing for new products and uploading them to your store takes. If you are like the rest of the internet entrepreneurs, you started a drop shipping store to earn more, and have more time with your family and to do the things you love.

5 Keys to Success in Capturing SMB A/R Automation Market Share
May 14, 2019 - 9:17 AM
As fintechs pivot to serve 5 million or more small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), STP paves the way for fully automated accounts receivable by electronically delivering all relevant information with the payment. To make virtually touchless A/R processes a reality for this market, solution providers will need to understand the adoption barriers and offer innovative solutions that help SMBs overcome them.

Why CIOs/CISO's Positions Are Becoming More Challenging
April 8, 2019 - 4:26 PM
It's your worst possible nightmare. A hacker has breached the company's network and shut down its operations. Millions in revenue is being lost. And the even worse part - you're blamed. This is becoming an all too familiar scenario for CIOs and CISOs tasked with securing their companies' networks. No sooner have they entered an organisation and put security systems in place, then they find themselves blamed for a successful breach of the company.

Journey to Microservices
April 1, 2019 - 11:22 AM
As a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) variant, microservices are an architectural style in which applications are broken down into coupled services, providing increased modularity, making applications easier to deploy, test, deploy, change and maintain.

Electronic visas - yay or nay?
March 27, 2019 - 2:20 PM
As you may very well know, getting a visa is not as demanding as it used to be. If a few years back you had to a pay a visit to the nearest embassy of the country you wished to visit, now, in many cases, all you have to do is go online and apply for a visa there. There are government websites, as well as third-party companies, that provide this service so that you do not have to go anywhere.

What Technology Risks Can Cause Software Outsourcing to Fail?
March 21, 2019 - 12:21 PM
We find that some companies have attempted to use outsourced software development, but the results were dissatisfying and - sometimes even disastrous.

When Big Data and Cybersecurity Collide
March 21, 2019 - 12:05 PM
The rise of big data and the evolution of cybersecurity are intertwined in important ways. Understanding how they relate can help companies better determine what capabilities they must develop or acquire in order to take full advantage of the data they have and, at the same time, keep that data safe.

IT Support: Why Does Your Company Really Need the Service?
March 21, 2019 - 11:07 AM
To answer the question right away, let's just say that it is difficult to imagine a situation where an established business in 2019 is working without any problems for a significant amount of time, without an IT support team by their side, ready to answer their call on demand. Every big company in the world has dedicated IT support departments, so if you don't really have a comprehensive solution for that part yet, or have not yet considered it necessary because of the relatively small size of your business, it is time to understand why or how your organization may suffer greatly because of that, if it isn't suffering already.

How VoIP Services Have Revolutionized Business Communication
March 15, 2019 - 10:31 AM
Businesses rely on various communication channels to streamline operational processes. With recent advancements in digital technology, companies today can pick and choose which communication tools to adopt. In the past, the most essential tool used by companies was traditional phone lines. Today, traditional phones are powered by the internet through a service known as VoIP.

Which KPIs Are Best for Your Project?
March 14, 2019 - 2:16 PM
Before deciding on the KPIs to be used, it is necessary to clearly and accurately define the critical success factors and then identify the KPIs that are most directly connected to those CSFs.

TCS Building New Ecosystems Without Boundaries to Drive Joint Value
March 6, 2019 - 10:30 AM
Sanjay Karve, Global Head of Innovation and Transformation Group, Manufacturing Industry Solutions Unit at Tata Consultancy Services believes that partnerships across separate ecosystems will form, uniting diverse players from different industries to drive joint value.

Optimizing The Customer Experience Is Crucial To Business Success
February 27, 2019 - 9:08 AM
A customer journey is a visual representation of the entire experience your customers have with your business. It helps you to understand the path that the customers take right from identifying the business, understanding the products and ultimately buying them.

What is an Inventory Management System?
February 26, 2019 - 12:05 PM
More sophisticated inventory management systems can track stock location and will even predict the optimum time to reorder supplies, drawing on a variety of data, including past sales and weather forecasts.

Software Product Lines: A market Need for Development
February 15, 2019 - 2:19 PM
Over the last few years a new approach to software reuse has gained attention in both the software industry and academia. This approach is known as Software Product Lines.

Of Cloud And Services - KVM Cloud VPS
February 4, 2019 - 3:39 PM
The world today is very different from what it used to be. With rapid advancement in the field of Information Technology, there is no doubt that we will soon lose track of how fast the advancement is.

How AIOps Enables Self-Healing Hybrid HT
February 4, 2019 - 12:44 PM
In his keynote address on Wednesday morning at The new intelligence Expo in Fort Lauderdale, FixStream founder and chief executive officer Sameer Padhye explained how employing AIOps technology helps IT systems learn to heal their own problems.

FixStream Intros Version 9.0 of Enhanced AIOps+ Platform
February 4, 2019 - 10:39 AM
Improving response times and predicting potential issues in the IT environment is important for businesses today as they compete to win over customers and improve profitability. A new offering from FixStream, a pioneer in AIOps+ solutions for Autonomous IT Operations, aims at meeting these needs in the market.

ITEXPO Speakers Explain How Modern WiFi Supports Better Customer Relationships
January 30, 2019 - 5:20 PM
GoZone WiFi's Thomas Behel and Datavalet's Daniel Forest pointed out during their discussion at ITEXPO that many businesses are overlooking the opportunity WiFi offers for revenue.

Juniper: Can Businesses Beat Security Threats with AI?
January 29, 2019 - 4:07 PM
If security isn't top of mind at your business, you probably shouldn't be running one - and you likely won't be for long. But, despite the critical importance of security today, it's hard to dispute how much time it can take to secure an entire business, which is why automation and artificial intelligence are emerging as key parts of security solutions.

Pax8: How Providers Can Simplify Their Cloud Migrations
January 21, 2019 - 3:05 PM
Service providers have to leverage cloud to increase their capabilities and deliver better, faster, and more services to customers. The challenge, though, is making that transition to cloud models.

8 Tips for a SamSam- and CryptoBlackmail-Free 2019
January 14, 2019 - 12:51 PM
Cybercriminals are launching targeted ransomware attacks and extortion scams to get your data - and your money, but there's a lot you can do to protect yourself.

Simplifying and Harmonizing Open Source for More Efficient Compliance
January 10, 2019 - 11:17 AM
The Linux Foundation, the non-profit organization supporting open source, recently announced a new project, the formation of the new Automated Compliance Tooling (ACT) project.

FixStream CEO to Keynote on How AIOps can Enable Self-Healing
December 19, 2018 - 10:23 AM
Sameer Padhye, FixStream's founder and CEO, will be giving The New Intelligence keynote early next year in Fort Lauderdale. There he will discuss how AIOps can enable self-healing hybrid IT infrastructures.

Virtual Instruments Delivers NVMe Over FC Testing
December 14, 2018 - 3:05 PM
Virtual Instruments today took the wraps off a new version of its storage performance validation solution. WorkloadWisdom 6.2 supports NVMe workload modeling and testing over Fibre Channel.

Trends that impact the travel industry in the Middle East
December 5, 2018 - 12:19 PM
Global megatrends have affected the Middle East tourism industry, and they continue to shape the future of the GCC countries. With this, the rise of technology has already started to play an essential role in the development of the travel industry in the Middle East.

Tips to raise your child's digital IQ
November 28, 2018 - 9:24 AM
Nowadays, children grow with great dependency, and there aren't many parents can do about it. The reason is that parents want their children to be the best and make the most of technology to achieve their goals and live their dreams. So, children are learning to use a tablet and smartphone, even before they develop speech.

How to Leverage Big Data Analytics to give a Competitive Edge to Your Business?
November 21, 2018 - 10:57 AM
With relentless disruption, business companies are always forced to seek new ways to take the lead. Data-intensive tasks are becoming the bottom line. Digital marketing tactics are more focused on personalization today.

Combining Federated Identity Management with Dynamic Authorization
November 6, 2018 - 9:41 AM
The virtualization of nearly everything digital is pushing more and more applications, services, storage, and compute to the cloud, now including real time communications (voice, video, messaging, collaboration) and combinations of connected machines and humans.

KodaCloud CEO Explains How AI Improves Wi-Fi
November 6, 2018 - 7:00 AM
Wi-Fi networks are one area in which AI allows for marked improvements. Bernard Herscovici, founder and CEO of KodaCloud, will explain how during The Adaptive & Intent-Based Networking Expo panel "How to Use AI to Take Wi-Fi to the Next Level".

Where The Future of Work Could Lead Us
November 5, 2018 - 11:07 AM
The Future of Work Expo moderator Jon Arnold suggest where AI- and ML-based business communications solutions could lead us.

Dispersive Networks Hopes to Be the Future of Secure Networking
November 1, 2018 - 2:57 PM
The Dispersive Virtualized Network is obfuscated, it can detect intrusion as well as contention and respond accordingly.

The Future of Work Expo's Arnold Discusses Near-Term AI, ML Expectations
October 31, 2018 - 4:35 PM
Analyst Jon Arnold, who will moderate The Future of Work Expo early next year in Fort Lauderdale, discusses what to expect from AI and ML in the near term in business communications, collaboration, and customer service.

The Future of Work Expo News Roundup
October 26, 2018 - 12:21 PM
Here's a quick rundown of this week's news, which ties into themes TMC and its partners will be discussing at The Future of Work Expo early next year.

AIOps Supplier FixStream Announces New Oracle Application Integrations
October 26, 2018 - 12:18 PM
FixStream - which will have keynote and panel speakers at TMC's upcoming The New Intelligence and AIOps Expo events - has announced the expansion of its AIOps integration with Oracle applications.

KodaCloud Makes AI-Based Wi-Fi More Accessible
October 18, 2018 - 10:02 AM
KodaCloud has come out with a new and lower cost version of its Wi-Fi as a Service. That artificial intelligence-powered solution comes with a Wi-Fi access point included and will sell for $9.99 through the end of the year.

Nucleus Cyber Buys Security Sheriff, Welcomes Back Mueffelmann
October 16, 2018 - 12:31 PM
Nucleus Cyber today announced a new purchase, which launches it into new markets, and a new CEO.

Is Big Data Changing the Real Estate Industry Forever?
October 16, 2018 - 12:13 PM
When you look at a staple industry like real estate, it's challenging to imagine any trend producing significant change across the board. But when you study the role of big data, it's hard to see it as anything other than a catalytic force for positive transformation.

LogMeIn Announces New Employee Support Solutions
October 16, 2018 - 9:00 AM
LogMeIn Inc. today takes the wraps off two new employee support solutions. They are called Prompt ai and RescueAssist.

As Cybercriminals Continue to Invest Ten Times More Than Organizations, Advanced Threat Hunting Becomes the Ultra AI Sport
October 10, 2018 - 10:11 AM
It's time for enterprises, governments, service providers and other organizations to up their game when it comes to identifying cybersecurity threats - then acting in real time against attacks when and where they happen.

Six Vital Tips to Consider when Writing an Essay
October 10, 2018 - 9:52 AM
Almost all modern-day students wish to write highly impressive essays but when doing so regularly, it is quite natural for them to get stuck within a channel of repeating same methods each time, due to which they have already received appreciation from teachers.

Aging like Milk, not Wine: The Realities of Container Security
October 2, 2018 - 11:12 AM
In many ways, age brings refinement. Wine, cheese, and, in some cases, people, all improve as they grow older. But in the world of enterprise IT, age has a different connotation. Aged systems and software, can bring irrelevance and technical debt and, at worst, increased security risks. With the rise of Linux containers as a functional underpinning to the digitally-transforming enterprise, the ill effects of technological age are front and center.

Public Cloud: The Phases of Your Journey
September 28, 2018 - 11:36 AM
It is always good to remember that the cloud focuses on high availability, reliability, and automation. Topics such as minimal infrastructure, lean teams, flexibility and fast access to cutting-edge technology are among the advantages offered by this technology. And how to know if companies should start this journey.

LogicMonitor Welcomes New CRO, SVP of CX
September 21, 2018 - 11:52 AM
LogicMonitor, whose vice president of product will be speaking at AIOps Expo early next year, this week announced two new members have joined its executive team.

13 Web Design Tips to Boost Your Conversions
August 10, 2018 - 12:02 PM
Whenever people browse your company's website, they will form an opinion about its web design in a matter of seconds. Now whether or not people will view your business as trustworthy is in fact based on your web design. This means that your visitors do not even need to read your engaging copy in order to make up their minds regarding your business.

5 Things Your Average Employee Doesn't Know About IT
August 9, 2018 - 9:42 AM
When you've spent a career working with computers, networking systems, and the internet, it's hard to imagine that there are people out there who know absolutely nothing about the most basic topics and issues.

As the Network Changes, So Must the Networker
July 31, 2018 - 3:54 PM
Professionals with the right skills are finding that the IT and networking space holds many opportunities. The sky is the limit for those trained and certified in the latest technology.

Delivering Dynamic Web Applications Requires New Approaches in Internet Performance
July 30, 2018 - 3:41 PM
Yesterday's Internet was designed to be resilient to points of failure, not to be a high-performance network. Today's dynamic web content demands a new approach around dynamic and advanced internet performance.

KodaCloud's Wireless Veteran Explains What AI Brings to WiFi
July 23, 2018 - 7:35 PM
KodaCloud provides AI-enabled WiFi-as-a-cloud subscription service to help businesses more effectively manage their networks.

The Big IT Mistakes Your Company May be Making
July 23, 2018 - 9:53 AM
As the need for better, more sophisticated IT strategies has grown over the past few years, it seems as if more and more businesses are making poor mistakes, oversights, and errors. Unfortunately, the ramifications of these mistakes aren't always immediately obvious (which can inflict long-term damage).

TMC Announces the Winners of the 2018 infoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award
July 20, 2018 - 11:52 AM
The 2018 infoTECH Spotlight Data Center Excellence Award recognizes the most innovative and enterprising data center vendors who offer infrastructure or software, servers or cooling systems, cabling or management applications.

5 Reasons to Hire a Data Historian
July 19, 2018 - 11:06 AM
While you may be confident in your own abilities to be able to analyze and interpret your business data collected from your SCADA network or IoT applications, hiring a data historian can help you take your business to the next level.

5 Tips for Keeping Your Data Center Clean
July 17, 2018 - 9:22 AM
Your data center is the heart of your business. If the data center goes down, the rest of the operation follows. And while it may seem like a tiny detail, cleanliness and sanitation are key to ensuring your IT department is operating at maximum capacity

Four Ways to Improve IT Security on a Limited Budget
July 13, 2018 - 10:30 AM
As overall IT budgets grow tighter, it becomes more challenging to improve IT security. In a recent IBM security study polling more than 2,800 IT and security professionals, 69 percent reported that funding for cyber resiliency is insufficient. But even as IT security threats continue to evolve, it's the more fundamental IT security improvements that can provide the most foundational protections for data security. Based on that understanding, here are four ways to improve IT security on a limited budget.

Ponemon: AI Will Exacerbate Cybersecurity Skills Shortage
July 12, 2018 - 3:38 PM
There's a lot of discussion lately about how artificial intelligence will take human jobs. But a new study from Ponemon Institute indicates that AI will actually increase the need for more highly skill IT security staff members.

Bitcoin And The Internet
July 11, 2018 - 9:55 AM
When Bitcoin was introduced to the internet in 2009 no-one could have predicted the impact of this new technology and the effect it would have on the gambling industry. Online casinos have grown with its introduction and brand new ones have opened due to the industry realizing the amazing potential it offers.

No Easy Feat: The Challenge of Securing the SMB
July 9, 2018 - 9:18 AM
Small & medium-sized businesses (SMB) today are under attack from malware, ransomware, external threats and data breaches. The problem is that SMBs have a lack of sophistication around their security strategy, which makes the possibility of not being affected bleak

Engage your employees with the best activities - Let your team feel good
July 3, 2018 - 10:29 AM
With time, an increasingly large number of organizations have begun to realize the necessity to act on a local level in order to set an impact on employee engagement. This clearly means that the managers of all sorts, the supervisors, team leaders are sitting at the best position to enhance and understand what employee engagement is.

Why investing in eSports could be a great idea
July 2, 2018 - 12:31 PM
The E-Sport industry has been growing rapidly and shows no signs of slowing down. If you're looking for investments then eSports might be your thing.

Website Design with a Personalized Touch: Pros and Cons
June 26, 2018 - 9:49 AM
Personalized website design is interesting, especially for designers looking to show off their skills. However, there's always one question you have to answer first - is it worth it?

Opening Up New Ways to Build and Secure Civil Infrastructure
June 22, 2018 - 3:33 PM
Even as The Linux Foundation's projects continue to grow and mature, enterprises and government agencies and organizations struggle with the question of the sustainability when adopting open source technologies.

AQSACOM Launches Cyber Intelligence Compliance Solution for CSPs
June 20, 2018 - 1:22 PM
AQSACOM has launched a centralized cyber intelligence compliance solution targeted at communications service providers. This software-based offering, called ALIS, helps CSPs address local-country lawful cyber intelligence and GDPR compliance.

When the Things You Own Risk National Security
June 19, 2018 - 12:15 PM
By 2020, there will be an estimated 30 - 50 billion devices connected to the internet; each with the ability to collect and communicate huge amounts of data instantaneously. Not satisfied with merely tracking, devices will soon be able analyze, plan, predict and make intelligent choices independent of human interaction.

AV over IP: Why an Acceleration in Raw Bandwidth May Yield a Deceleration in Progress
June 12, 2018 - 10:49 AM
If a picture is worth a thousand words, then a video is priceless. That's why it's no surprise that the use of video is exploding - and growing by the day; bit by bit, byte by byte. In fact, video will account for 82 percent of all consumer Internet traffic by 2021.

Staying Safe- Easy Ways to Create a Culture of Security in Organization
June 4, 2018 - 11:21 AM
Creating a culture of security is essential for protecting sensitive information in your organization from hackers and viruses.

Smarter Cybersecurity with Reconfigurable Computing, Part 2
June 1, 2018 - 4:29 PM
The first step in realizing more intelligent cybersecurity solutions is to rely on Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) as a central point of collection, analysis and correlation based on system logs, network information and behavior analysis.

SSH Key Management is Critical - But Whose Job Is It?
May 24, 2018 - 11:14 AM
Because the SSH protocol is nearly ubiquitous, most people don't think of it when they go through their cybersecurity checklist. But they would be wrong. SSH poses a significant risk due to the lack of visibility that surrounds it because of poor or non-existent management. Now that the C-suite and board members can be held accountable for security failures, IT leaders are starting to feel the SSH heat.

AI Addresses Age-old Information Overload Challenge
May 22, 2018 - 10:59 AM
The amount of information that a business deals with on a daily basis doubles every 18 months, according to Gartner. On top of this, one of the primary symptoms of information overload is the inability for employees to quickly locate the most relevant data from their company's countless systems like email, shared network folders, cloud applications, and more. In a Dimensional Research survey , 85 percent of respondents reported they can't find a document or file on a regular basis.

These Web Dev Barriers Can Damage Vendor-Client Relationship
May 18, 2018 - 10:50 AM
Even if you've been lucky enough to find the optimal software vendor, that doesn't mean your web development journey will go without a hitch. Considering the complex nature of business partnership, you may face a number of twists and turns on the road to success. But what are those things solution providers and customers are usually at odds on? In this feature, you'll find details on most common roadblocks and get result-oriented recommendations on removing them.

Explore the Versatility and Flexibility of CFD Trading
May 15, 2018 - 4:59 PM
New traders need to gain knowledge about what is CFD trading in detail before they join the movement. Contract for difference or CFD is a form of trading, where you need to speculate whether the price will rise or fall. CFD trades can be applied to hedge a current physical portfolio.

How to become certified block chain professional, Read the inside story!
May 11, 2018 - 10:31 AM
The technology behind the bitcoin is known as Blockchain, and it is needless to mention that that it has changed the way the business process are carried in today''s life. Apart from important, to know about the nuances so that you can better understand the process transaction that is carried with digital currency. Getting things done at base level is very important and this is why here we are going to discuss about block chain technology.

Back to the Future: Using Historical Intelligence for Proactive Cyber Security
May 10, 2018 - 1:49 PM
There's usually at least one lesson to be learned from most movies. Whether the lesson is profoundly inspiring or simple, it is typically applicable to some aspect of everyday life.

Smarter Cybersecurity with Reconfigurable Computing Part 1
April 30, 2018 - 12:47 PM
The current approach to cybersecurity based on security appliances installed at critical points in the network with an overemphasis on threat prevention solutions is being called into question. It simply isn't enough and needs to be complemented with, not only threat detection solutions to catch breaches that have circumvented threat prevention solutions, but also more intelligent cybersecurity solutions that have the ability to correlate information from multiple sources to quickly filter out the noise and prioritize the right security alerts on which to focus.

How the Cloud Breathes New Life into VDI
April 26, 2018 - 4:10 PM
Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) came onto the scene just over a decade ago, and businesses got excited about providing desktop functionality for a lower cost. Most of the excitement faded, though, as companies began to implement VDI. Infrastructure became the focus due to VDI solution complexity, and that meant that any promised cost savings went right out the window. Today, traditional VDI technology is outdated, and it's time for a modern approach to delivering virtual desktops, apps and workstations.

ESpanix Gets Into the Groove with Coriant
April 3, 2018 - 1:06 PM
ESpanix has tapped Coriant to provide it with technology to connect its data centers in Madrid. The Spanish neutral internet exchange will be employing Coriant Groove.

The Intrinsic Risks of SSH and How to Overcome Them
March 21, 2018 - 5:41 PM
Most businesses make the leap that SSH equals encryption, and encryption equals security. The premise that encryption alone negates the need for vigilance and oversight of SSH use is dangerously flawed.

Aruba, Driven Enable AmericasMart Navigation Services
March 16, 2018 - 5:23 PM
AmericasMart Atlanta is a global wholesale marketplace selling apparel, area rugs, consumer home, and gift merchandise. Retailers from every U.S. state and more than 70 countries are partners of AmericasMart, where manufacturers, importers and designers from around the world debut their product collections. So it is vital for AmericasMart Atlanta to supply premier experiences for our buyers and sellers.

5 Ways to Keep Your WordPress Site Secure
March 12, 2018 - 10:13 AM
WordPress now powers 30% of the internet, making it an ideal target for hackers around the world. Fortunately, there are ways to protect your website and minimize, or even prevent, major complications.

10 Keys to Improving DNS Security
March 8, 2018 - 12:35 PM
The amount of data that the Internet contains is growing at an astronomical pace. A single computer doesn't hold it all, of course; this much data must be distributed across countless computers all over the world.

Proactive vs. Reactive: Which is Better for DDoS Defense?
March 5, 2018 - 10:46 AM
Distributed denial of service, or more commonly abbreviated as DDoS, is a classic form of cyber-attack in the world of enterprises. The last 18 months has ushered in the era of supercharged, colossal DDoS attacks capable of reaching 1Tbps and more.

How to Accelerate Your Tech Career in 2018
February 28, 2018 - 4:23 PM
This year, tech is taking increasing precedence and this means more and more career opportunities are coming up in the sector. If you want to accelerate your tech career in 2018, here are six tips!

What Updated SEC Cybersecurity Guidelines Will Mean for Corporate Finance
February 28, 2018 - 3:15 PM
Financial advisors and corporate finance teams can expect a new set of cybersecurity guidelines to be distributed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) within the year. While these guidelines have not yet been finalized, it is expected that they will be completed in the first half of 2018.

Cloud Management 2.0: The Next Big Challenge
February 28, 2018 - 1:22 PM
Since AWS launched EC2 in 2007, and until recently, cloud adoption in the enterprise has been tactical, born out of the necessity to move fast. Teams could launch their app on the cloud in days instead of months. It was a triumph of self-service over the slower service-desk approach.

Mobile Apps - a Corporate Security Blindspot
February 28, 2018 - 11:01 AM
Mobile apps often collect a large amount of data that isn't necessary for the app's use, such as specifics about the device and the user's physical location. The problem is that apps often offload the processing of this data to the cloud.

How to Avoid Costly IT Project Hiccups
February 26, 2018 - 10:32 AM
Today's IT department plays an outsize role in driving business value. As the primary executors of digital strategy, IT is expected to deliver on applications that enhance the customer experience drive employee efficiency, automate operations and manage risk. All of this on top of everyday functions.

Amdocs Embraces Automation, DevOps, Microservices, ML
February 26, 2018 - 9:45 AM
Today, Amdocs unveiled a new solution called AmdocsONE that leverages automation, DevOps, machine learning, and microservices. It aims to help communications services providers expedite the delivery of new services - including content-based ones.

How Microservices Help Enable Digital Transformation
February 26, 2018 - 9:36 AM
We started hearing about microservices a few years back. But now microservices is a topic that's popping up with increased frequency - and not just from industry disruptors like Google, Lyft, and Netflix.

7 Largest Ransomware Attacks That Spread Around the World
February 23, 2018 - 10:49 AM
If there's one type of cyber attacks that have become very popular in recent days, they're ransomware attacks. But, what exactly are these attacks and what do they do? Well, that's what we'll try to understand in this article by taking a look at the 7 largest ransomware attacks in the world.

What Enterprise Organizations Can Learn from Nonprofits About IT Infrastructure Management Decisions
February 20, 2018 - 3:57 PM
Your IT department has found it has a perfect storm brewing. The maintenance and support contracts on your on premise IT equipment are coming due. At the same time, the contract for your backup data center provider is expiring and you just really want to get out of the infrastructure business.

How Tech Is Changing Business Operations
February 6, 2018 - 1:07 PM
The increasing popularity of consumer electronics shows a surge of interest in international technological innovation. In fact, Emmanuel Macron, the new French President, has attended four events -- two CES Unveiled Paris shows and two at CES Las Vegas.

How Line-of-Business Professionals Benefit from Custom App Platforms
February 6, 2018 - 10:15 AM
As digital transformation takes hold across all industries, new opportunities are emerging for line-of-business (LOB) managers to take control of meeting their own needs by creating custom apps. This represents a shift away from yesterday's tools, such as paper forms and desktop spreadsheets and a reduced reliance on the IT department.

How to Develop Your VR Product
February 5, 2018 - 10:29 AM
For many decades, VR has struggled to become a reality. Now, it seems virtual reality has advanced to the point where consumers will be able to participate in this exciting technology. Indeed, PlayStation VR, which expected modest numbers, sold over 2 million units.

Cryptocurrency: The Newest DDoS Battlefield
February 5, 2018 - 10:24 AM
Cryptocurrency is hot. How hot? So hot that financier James Altucher predicted that cryptocurrencies will replace some or all paper money. And it's not just finance and tech getting in on the cryptocurrency boom.

Why Financial Services Firms Are Moving Archiving to the Cloud
January 31, 2018 - 1:39 PM
Archiving has been a key technology for many organizations for almost two decades, but for the financial services industry, it's a requirement. As with any regulated industry, effectively capturing and storing business communications continues to be essential as firms strive to remain compliant with current and pending data regulations, such as MiFID II, the Financial CHOICE Act, and GDPR.

Viju Group Leads in AV Integration and Will Help Many Businesses in 2018
January 22, 2018 - 11:42 AM
Audio Visual Integration or AV Integration, as it's known in the industry, is the integration of audio and visual hardware to create a smooth and hassle free user experience, where people can connect with each other, wherever they may in the world.

Maps Can Be a Core of Digital Transformation in the Enterprise
January 17, 2018 - 10:21 AM
2018 may very well be the year of digital transformation (DX), as companies commit to making sure digital technology is driving efficiencies at every level. Chief Information Officers (CIO)s and other decision makers should take a hard look at the humble map - a digital powerhouse of data and media - as a fundamental element in digital transformation at the enterprise level.

Cybersecurity Concerns on the Horizon for 2018
January 15, 2018 - 10:47 AM
Vigilance and foresight are two key qualities in the cybersecurity field. 2017 brought many serious challenges, but what lies ahead in 2018 that needs our intention and strategic thinking?


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