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Microsoft Expands Global Connectivity With Local Startups
Google Revamps Mobile Ads As Smartphone Searches Surge
iPhone 7 Could Have OLED Display
Rancher Labs Attracts VC Funding With Container Management System
Apple MacBook Pro Refresh Will Include OLED Screen, ID Touch
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GSA May Offer Bug Bounty Program For Federal Agencies
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Researchers will be eligible for bounties of up to $3,500 for discovering bugs in federal agency systems.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 5/24/2016
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Attackers Clobbering Victims With One-Two Punch Of Ransomware And DDoS
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Encrypted systems now being added to botnets in the latest incarnations of ransomware attacks, with experts expecting this to become standard practice.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 5/24/2016
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Employee Negligence The Cause Of Many Data Breaches
Rutrell Yasin, Freelance Writer
News
Enterprise privacy and training programs lack the depth to change dangerous user behavior, Experian study finds.
By Rutrell Yasin Freelance Writer, 5/24/2016
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Symbolic IO Rewrites Rules For Storage
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The company's IRIS system promises dramatic speed improvements over existing technologies. These storage improvements should benefit anyone running large database queries, particularly transactions that require speed.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/24/2016
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Microsoft Expands Global Connectivity With Local Startups
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Microsoft is partnering with 12 business around the world to broaden access to Internet and cloud-based services.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/24/2016
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Poor Airport Security Practices Just Donít Fly
Joe Schorr, Director of Advanced Security Solutions, Bomgar
Commentary
Five lessons learned the hard way by the Tampa International Airport about bringing third parties into a security environment.
By Joe Schorr Director of Advanced Security Solutions, Bomgar, 5/24/2016
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Samsung Building IoT-Dedicated Network
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Samsung and SK Telecom have partnered up to create what they say will be the world's first network specifically for the Internet of Things.
By Eric Zeman , 5/24/2016
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Itís Raining Risk: Whatís Your Umbrella Resiliency Strategy?
Michael Puldy, Director of Global Business Continuity Management for Global Technology Services, IBM
Cloud-based data-backup solutions can help companies continue to generate revenue under unexpected or disastrous circumstances.
By Michael Puldy Director of Global Business Continuity Management for Global Technology Services, IBM, 5/24/2016
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Google Revamps Mobile Ads As Smartphone Searches Surge
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Calling 2016 "the year mobile has happened," Google's SVP of ads and commerce Sridhar Ramaswamy announced improvements to advertising functionality for tablets and smartphones. More text, better bidding, responsive formats, and expanded location-based capabilities are all coming Google's mobile ad business.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/24/2016
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How To Manage And Control End User Access
Sean Martin, CISSP | President, imsmartin
News
A look at the perils of manual user-access provisioning and ways to streamline and better manage the process via automation.
By Sean Martin CISSP | President, imsmartin, 5/24/2016
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Apple MacBook Pro Refresh Will Include OLED Screen, ID Touch
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The MacBook Pro refresh may be coming later than expected, but Apple could include major new features like an OLED touch bar display.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 5/24/2016
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Rancher Labs Attracts VC Funding With Container Management System
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Rancher Labs is gaining traction since launching version 1.0 of its container management system and pulling in $20 million in venture capital funding.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/24/2016
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Google To Eliminate Passwords For Android Apps
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Project Abacus, in last stage of trial, will employ secure biometrics to unlock devices.
By Dark Reading Staff , 5/24/2016
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Containers + Microservices + Software-Defined Storage = Virtualized Everything
Irshad Raihan, Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat Storage
The road to virtualized everything is paved with open everything.
By Irshad Raihan Product Marketing Manager at Red Hat Storage, 5/24/2016
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Big Data, Analytics Sales Will Reach $187 Billion By 2019
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Market research firm IDC forecasts a 50% increase in revenues from the sale of big data and business analytics software, hardware, and services between 2015 and 2019. Services will account for the biggest chunk of revenue, with banking and manufacturing-led industries poised to spend the most.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/24/2016
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iPhone 7 Could Have OLED Display
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Apple watchers can add "OLED display" to the list of features we're expecting in the iPhone 7, as hinted by the CEO of Applied Materials.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/24/2016
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10 Tips For Hiring Top Tech Grads
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
Graduation time at colleges and universities across the nation yields a fresh crop of potential IT pros. But competition is fierce for top tech talent. Here are 10 tips from a recruiting expert on how to identify rising stars and seal the deal when hiring the best in class among recent grads.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/24/2016
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Why Microsoft's New Office 2016 Macro Control Feature Matters
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Resurgence in macro attacks result in Microsoft adding new protections from macro abuse.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/23/2016
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G7 Global Finance Leaders Push Cybersecurity Framework
Dark Reading Staff,
News
At G7 meeting, US Treasury official says cybercrime issues 'not going away.'
By Dark Reading Staff , 5/23/2016
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Microsoft Unveils Plan To Combat 'Terrorist Content'
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
Microsoft has unveiled a two-pronged approach to fighting back against terrorists' efforts to use the Internet and social media to communicate with one another and recruit new members.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 5/23/2016
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