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Are Directories The On-Premises Sacred Cow?
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
As a server orchestration startup reengineers itself into a directory-as-a-service play, the question is why the market hasn't moved to say goodbye to Active Directory and LDAP.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/23/2014
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ISIS Cyber Threat To US Under Debate
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
ICS/SCADA systems and networks hackable but not easily cyber-sabotaged without industrial engineering know-how, experts say.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/23/2014
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Creating A DDoS Response Playbook
Brian Prince, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
A new report details challenges posed by DDoS attacks that you might not have considered.
By Brian Prince Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/23/2014
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'Hand-To-Hand Digital Combat' With Threat Actors
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
CrowdStrike CEO and co-founder George Kurtz explains how to fight attackers, not fight malware.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/23/2014
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The 'Rock Star' Government CIO, Redefined
Kevin C. Desouza, Associate Dean, Research, College of Public Programs, Arizona State University
Commentary
Relationships matter for CIOs who must navigate politics and bureaucracy to assert authority over a centralized, coordinated IT strategy.
By Kevin C. Desouza, Gregory S. Dawson & James S. Denford , 9/23/2014
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iOS 8 Users Gripe About Bugs
Eric Zeman,
News
Apple's latest operating system may be its "best ever," but iOS 8 is stumbling out the gate with a fair share of bugs, posters to Apple forums say.
By Eric Zeman , 9/23/2014
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4 Penetration Testing Tips: Interop Preview
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Jumpstart your enterprise security testing efforts with this advice from Interop speaker David Rhoades of Maven Security Consulting.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 9/23/2014
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Apcera Emerges, Gets Snapped Up By Ericsson
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Apcera, started by Cloud Foundry chief architect Derek Collison, launches new platform for software deployment, a policy imposition system.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/23/2014
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Salesforce.com Platform Helps Companies Build Mobile Apps
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
News
Salesforce.com introduces ExactTarget Journey Builder for Apps to support engaging, marketing-savvy mobile applications.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 9/23/2014
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6 Ways To Consumerize IT Without Dumbing Down
Himanshu Sareen, CEO, Icreon Tech
Commentary
Here's how to make enterprise software more user-friendly while also maintaining its capabilities and security.
By Himanshu Sareen CEO, Icreon Tech, 9/23/2014
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4 Awful Company Retreat Ideas
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
Commentary
Company retreats can be done right -- but not if they involve hypnotists. Avoid these event choices.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 9/23/2014
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Puppet Server's Big Revamp
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
DevOps community favorite Puppet Labs has rewritten Puppet Server to identify, configure, and manage groups of servers at the same time.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 9/23/2014
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Healthcare Needs Cybersecurity Leadership & Governance
Mansur Hasib, Contributing Writer
Commentary
Cybersecurity breaches point to a bigger problem than inadequate security technology or processes. They point to failed leadership and governance strategies.
By Mansur Hasib Contributing Writer, 9/23/2014
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7 Hot Technologies To Watch At Interop New York
Marcia Savage, Managing Editor, Network Computing
News
From SDN and DevOps to containers and the IoT, Interop New York will feature the hottest technology trends in the tech industry today.
By Marcia Savage Managing Editor, Network Computing, 9/23/2014
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IoT: Beyond SDN
P.G. Menon, Director, Technology Strategy for Datacenter Networking, Brocade
Commentary
The Internet of Things will require more scale, simplicity, and higher levels of abstraction than what software-defined networking is designed to provide.
By P.G. Menon Director, Technology Strategy for Datacenter Networking, Brocade, 9/23/2014
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Apple iPhone Sales Break Record
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
News
More than 10 million iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus devices were sold over the weekend.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 9/22/2014
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Microsoft OneDrive Offer Targets iOS 8 Storage Pains
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
Microsoft increases free OneDrive cloud storage to 30 GB -- but only if you act before the end of the month.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/22/2014
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Mobile-Only Employee Trend Could Break Security Models
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
One-third of employees exclusively use mobile devices for work, but security organizations still aren't shifting their risk management focus.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/22/2014
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Google Ditches Mandatory Google+ Signups
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
News
When you sign up for a service such as Gmail or Google Docs, you may opt out of Google+ via a "No thanks" button.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/22/2014
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Apple iPhone 6 Plus Teardown Analysis
Joel Martin,
News
Teardown.com VP and general manager Joel Martin offers a cost analysis of Apple's new large smartphone.
By Joel Martin , 9/22/2014
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