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11 Books To Help CIOs Become Better Leaders
Apple TV: Revamped Version May Be Echo Competitor
Intel Acquires IoT, Autonomous Vehicle Specialist Itseez
HPE Spins Off Services As Tech Giants Slim Down
Google Apps Vs. Office 365: Which Suite Reigns Supreme?
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SWIFT Proposes New Measures For Bolstering Its Security
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Measures come amid news that up to 12 banks may have fallen victim to attacks attempting to steal millions via the SWIFT network.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 5/27/2016
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Apple TV: Revamped Version May Be Echo Competitor
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Rather than build a brand new device to compete with the Amazon Echo, Apple is working to improve the capabilities of its Apple TV product, according to a new report.
By Eric Zeman , 5/27/2016
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Intel Acquires IoT, Autonomous Vehicle Specialist Itseez
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Intel, which recently announced that it would focus more on the Internet of Things and cloud computing, is acquiring Itseez, which specializes in IoT and self-driving vehicle technology.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/27/2016
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Ultimate Guide To DDoS Protection: DDoS Is A Business Problem
Vincent Berk, CEO, FlowTraq
Commentary
In the first of a two-part series, we examine the impact DDoS attacks have on business continuity Ė and why it is so much more than a network security problem.
By Vincent Berk CEO, FlowTraq, 5/27/2016
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HPE Spins Off Services As Tech Giants Slim Down
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Hewlett Packard Enterprise's plan to spin off its IT Outsourcing and services group and merge that group with CSC will make the remaining HPE a leaner, more focused company. It's a strategy other tech giants have pursued as well. But what about the downsides?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/27/2016
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FBI Report: Deconstructing The Wide Scope Of Internet Crime
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Hottest crimes reported to IC3 last year include ransomware and email scams via business email compromise and all account compromise attacks.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5/27/2016
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Microsoft, Facebook Team Up To Build Cross-Atlantic Cable
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft and Facebook are joining forces to construct the "MAREA" undersea cable, which will deliver high-speed connectivity across the Atlantic.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/27/2016
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Google Beats Oracle In Long-Running Java Copyright Case
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Reversing a reversal of its initial victory, Google once again has prevailed against Oracle's claim that Android infringes its Java copyrights.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/27/2016
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DNS Management Provider Hit With Sophisticated, 'Precise' DDoS Attacks
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
NS1 CEO says other DNS providers also have been attacked over the past few months.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 5/27/2016
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11 Books To Help CIOs Become Better Leaders
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
CIOs are expected to be experts in tech as well as business while leading diverse and complicated intiatives and teams. But they don't have to go it alone. Here are 11 books to help CIOs -- and aspiring CIOs -- get better at many of the critical facets of their complex jobs.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/27/2016
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Salesforce Taps AWS For Global Expansion Plans
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
The partnership with Amazon Web Services is expected to give Salesforce the ability to offer its core services as part of its international infrastructure expansion for the first time.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/26/2016
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Google May Shame Partners Into Ending Android Fragmentation
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Google might resort to naming and shaming smartphone makers and carriers who are behind in updating Android devices.
By Eric Zeman , 5/26/2016
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What's At Risk When CISOs Say 'No'
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Employee satisfaction and hundreds of billions in revenue when CISOs don't look for creative ways to secure innovative change.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5/26/2016
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PayPal Update Deals Further Blow To BlackBerry, Windows Phone
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
PayPal will end support for its popular online payment app at the end of June, dealing another blow to BlackBerry and Windows Phone. The update also eliminates support for Amazon.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/26/2016
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A Wish List For The Security Conference Stage
Joshua Goldfarb, VP & CTO - Emerging Technologies, FireEye
Commentary
All the world may be a stage, but in the theater of cybersecurity, we need a more relevant dialogue of fresh ideas, novel approaches, and new ways of thinking.
By Joshua Goldfarb VP & CTO - Emerging Technologies, FireEye, 5/26/2016
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Millennials Could Learn From Baby Boomers When It Comes To Security
Emily Johnson, Associate Editor, UBM Americas
News
New reports show baby boomers have their millennial children beat when it comes to information security.
By Emily Johnson Associate Editor, UBM Americas, 5/26/2016
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FedRAMP Is Too Complicated, Not Secure Enough: Survey
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The FedRAMP standard for federal agency use of cloud services has too many complications in its operations and lacks the assurance of security, according to the results of a MeriTalk survey.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/26/2016
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Google's Paris Office Raided In Tax Investigation
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
French investigators are seeking information about whether Google has been evading its tax obligations.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/26/2016
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The Dynamics Of The Digital Workplace
Carol Zichi, Global Offering Manager for Enterprise Mobility Management, IBM
As companies begin to fully embrace the digital workplace, they should focus on the employee experience the same way they would on the customer experience.
By Carol Zichi Global Offering Manager for Enterprise Mobility Management, IBM, 5/26/2016
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US Spending Billions To Keep Outdated Tech Alive
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
A report by the Government Accountability Office finds a number of government agencies are spending billions of dollars each year to run their departments using antiquated tech, including 8-inch floppy disks and Windows Server 2003.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/26/2016
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