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Top IT Priority: Cloud. AI, Not So Much.
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
IT organizations are focused on the cloud right now with automation and big data analytics also ranking pretty high on their to-do lists. AI, machine learning, and blockchain are down very low on the list of priorities.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/26/2018
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Yahoo to Pay SEC Fine of $35 Million
Dark Reading Staff,
News
While Yahoo senior management and legal team knew of the breach, the company failed to conduct due diligence for disclosing it to investors, the agency rules.
By Dark Reading Staff , 4/25/2018
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'Webstresser' DDoS Attack Site Shut Down in International Operation
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Investigators arrested the admins of Webstresser, the world's largest DDoS marketplace reportedly responsible for more than four million attacks.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/25/2018
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Diversity: It's About Inclusion
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Unrealistic entry-level job requirements, black-hoodie hacker image problems are among the 'uncomfortable conversations' needed to remedy cybersecurity's diversity gap.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 4/25/2018
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AI Challenge: Achieving Artificial Empathy
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
As AI is woven deeper into different types of software and business processes, the success of it, particularly from customer experience and personalization standpoints, depends on its ability to recognize emotion and act accordingly. Will machines be able to achieve artificial empathy? Have they already? Following are some of the challenges and opportunities.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/25/2018
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How to Market IT Modernization to Your Business
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
While the rationale for modernizing IT is often apparent, sometimes the messaging and positioning on the part of the IT group is just as important.
By Tom Pohlmann, Chief Marketing Officer, AHEAD , 4/25/2018
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Coviello: Modern Security Threats are 'Less About the Techniques'
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Today's attack surface is broader, more open, and demands a proactive approach to security, according to former RSA chairman Art Coviello.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/24/2018
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The Resilient Leader
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
Satire
What is it that enables some IT leaders to fly in the face of stress while others crumble? Itís called resilience, and itís a skill, not a talent.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 4/24/2018
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How Cloud Computing Is Impacting Disaster Recovery Planning
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
IT executives know that the cloud is changing everything, but they might forget that they have to update their disaster recovery plan accordingly.
By Mary Shacklett, founder and owner of Transworld Data , 4/24/2018
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GDPR: A Cost vs. Benefit Analysis
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It's a mistake for companies to view compliance with GDPR as just a financial burden. There are real benefits to be had in understanding and protecting customer data.
By Dimitri Sirota, CEO and Co-founder, BigID , 4/23/2018
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Top Leadership Skills for the Enterprise and Beyond
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
Looking to learn from other people's experience and mistakes to leapfrog ahead in your career? We asked top leadership experts for their wisdom. Here's what they said.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/23/2018
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10 Things You Should Know About Deep Learning
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This type of machine learning is going to become increasingly important in analytics and enterprise applications.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 4/23/2018
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Cybercrime Economy Generates $1.5 Trillion a Year
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Threat actors generate, launder, spend, and reinvest more than $1.5 trillion in illicit funds, according to a new study on cybercrime's 'web of profit.'
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/20/2018
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Trust: The Secret Ingredient to DevSecOps Success
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Security practitioners must build trusted relationships with developers and within cross-functional DevOps teams to get themselves embedded into continuous software delivery processes.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 4/20/2018
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AI: You Can't Test New Ideas with Old Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
How can you apply machine learning and AI to predict the success of a new idea? Will that old data you have work? Here's a different approach.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/20/2018
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Managing Online Extortion and Other Tricky Relationships
Steve Kovsky, Technology Journalist
News
Speakers at the RSA Conference this week shared some advice on how business leaders can deal with hackers who are trying to extort payments from an organization.
By Steve Kovsky Technology Journalist, 4/20/2018
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Microsoft CISO Talks Threat Intel, 'Data Inclusion'
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Dark Reading caught up with Microsoft's Bret Arsenault to discuss intelligence, identity, and the need to leverage more diverse datasets.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/19/2018
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Businesses Are on the Cusp of an Automation Revolution
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The cloud is much more than on-demand computing and storage resources. It is the foundation for a whole new world of exciting and smart ways of doing business.
By Bob Weiler, Executive Vice President, Oracle Global Business Units , 4/19/2018
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Culture, Like Technology, Is Changing at a Breakneck Pace
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
Satire
If you thought your company culture was good or bad or a static thing within the organization, well, guess again.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 4/19/2018
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Dun & Bradstreet Eyes Blockchain, Machine Learning Projects
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Data provider Dun & Bradstreet has been providing information to subscribers and customers for 177 years. Now it is exploring Blockchain and machine learning to improve its offerings.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/19/2018
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Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer,  4/10/2018
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