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How eBay's Kylin Tool Makes Sense Of Big Data
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
When eBay needed to gain more value out of masses of Hadoop data, the company created its own an open source tool called Kylin. Now Kylin is an Apache Foundation project.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 2/12/2016
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Man Admits To Laundering $19.6 Million in Hacking, Telecom Fraud Scam
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
Hacking increasingly being used as a way to enhance a variety of other criminal endeavors.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 2/12/2016
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Google Plans VR Headset That Won't Rely On Smartphones
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The race for dominance of the virtual reality market continues as Google plans to introduce a more sophisticated headset to market. Unlike Cardboard, this new VR headset won't rely on a smartphone, according to reports.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 2/12/2016
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Cybersecurity & Healthcare: Does Cybersecurity Act Help or Hurt?
Jay Trinckes, Senior Practice Lead, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Coalfire
Commentary
Without adequate resources, the new Cybersecurity Act of 2015 Act is merely a snapshot in time that does little to safeguard sensitive medical information.
By Jay Trinckes Senior Practice Lead, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Coalfire, 2/12/2016
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Women Execs Boost Company Profits, Study Finds
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
Companies with more women in executive positions correlated with increased profitability, according to a new study.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 2/12/2016
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Google Runs Custom Networking Chips
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google engineers contributed open source code to the LLVM compile project, revealing the company's use of in-house silicon.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/12/2016
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Transforming An Antiquated Business Intelligence Process
Rich Wagner, President and CEO of Prevedere
Commentary
The personal story of how one executive transformed an unused business intelligence system.
By Rich Wagner President and CEO of Prevedere, 2/12/2016
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10 Ways To Geek Out Your Valentine's Day
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
Valentine's Day is upon us, so it's time to come up with the ultimate plan for that special geek in your life. From cool activities to got-to-have gifts, here are 10 ideas for the perfect geek-tastically romantic day.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 2/12/2016
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Congress Passes Judicial Redress Act, UK Snoopers' Charter Gets Closer Look
Dark Reading Staff,
News
European citizens win right to sue the Americans over privacy violations, while Britain ponders new ways to commit privacy violations.
By Dark Reading Staff , 2/11/2016
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Microsoft: 74 Device Partners Will Bring Office To Android
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft is finding new routes to mobile success by partnering with 74 device makers to bring its apps and services, including Office, to Android tablets and smartphones.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/11/2016
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Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100: Dedicated Processor For Wearables
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Qualcomm's newly released Snapdragon Wear 2100 is a new processor platform that will power the next generation of Android Wear smart devices. The chipmaker also detailed new platforms for smartphones and tablets.
By Eric Zeman , 2/11/2016
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Google Gives Away 2GB Of Storage To Promote Security
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Google does its part for Safer Internet Day with its giveaway. Also, Gmail users will start seeing warnings when message senders can't be authenticated and when they don't support transport encryption.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 2/11/2016
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3 Flavors of Machine Learning: Who, What & Where
Giora Engel, VP Product & Strategy, LightCyber
Commentary
To get beyond the jargon of ML, you have to consider who (or what) performs the actual work of detecting advanced attacks: vendor, product or end-user.
By Giora Engel VP Product & Strategy, LightCyber, 2/11/2016
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Google Expands 'Right To Be Forgotten' To More Websites
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
In a bid to assuage European objections over "right to be forgotten" issues, Google will scrub search results from more of its websites in Europe.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 2/11/2016
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VMware vRealize Suite 7 Enhances Data Center, Cloud Management
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware's newly released vRealize Suite 7 includes six components meant to bring more intelligence to virtual workload management, whether companies are using their own clouds or a public cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 2/11/2016
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Yahoo Layoffs Begin, Starting With Sunnyvale HQ
Michelle Maisto, Freelance Writer
News
Yahoo has promised to cut 1,700 positions, and it appears to have dropped the axe first in Sunnyvale by laying off 107 employees from its headquarters.
By Michelle Maisto Freelance Writer, 2/11/2016
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Microsoft, HCL Partner For IoT Incubation Center
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft and HCL Technologies are building an incubation hub to use the Azure IoT Suite for enterprise adoption of IoT across verticals.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 2/11/2016
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5 Reveals About Today's Attack M.O.s From Skype Spying Malware
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
T9000 backdoor is built with many of today's cybercriminal tricks up its sleeves.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 2/11/2016
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5 Big Incident Response Mistakes
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Failing to have a formal incident response plan is just one of the mistakes organizations make.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 2/11/2016
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Hadoop Distributor Hortonworks' Revenue Growth Blasts Off
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Hortonworks reported an annual revenue increase of 165%, but losses still outpace sales. Company executives promised a hard push to bring those numbers closer together in 2016.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/11/2016
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