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IT Pros and Entrepreneurs: Tap the Smart Home Market
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IT pros ready for a change should consider the smart home market to leverage skills such as IT security, networking and development.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 10/20/2017
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What's Next after the SEC 'Insider Trading' Breach?
David L. Axelrod and Terence M. Grugan, Partner, Ballard Spahr
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Last month's hack of the Security and Exchange Commission may prove to be the most high-profile corporate gatekeeper attack to date. But it definitely won't be the last.
By David L. Axelrod and Terence M. Grugan Partner, Ballard Spahr, 10/19/2017
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Management Tools Bring Structure to Multi-Cloud Environments
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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New tools help enterprises organize and maximize their expanding multiple cloud infrastructure.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/19/2017
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BI Will Change the Role of IT as We Know It
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IT’s role within an organization has always been a critical one, but the advancement of business intelligence and data analytics will make IT exponentially more strategic.
By Bobby Beckmann, CTO, Lifesize , 10/19/2017
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Oracle Fixes 20 Remotely Exploitable Java SE Vulns
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Quarterly update for October is the smallest of the year: only 252 flaws to fix! Oracle advises to apply patches 'without delay.'
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/18/2017
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The First Rule of Data: Do No Harm
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
At the Strata Big Data Conference in New York, one of the major themes was the responsibility that data scientists have to do their best to prevent the biases and prejudices that exist in society from creeping into data and the way algorithms are built.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/18/2017
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DevOps Fails More Often Than Not – Here’s Why
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DevOps presents an opportunity to build better software, but there's no guarantee of success. A look at how to do DevOps right.
By Mark Tomcza, Global DevOps Solutions Architect, Electric Cloud , 10/18/2017
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InfoSec Pros Among Worst Offenders of Employer Snooping
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
News
A majority of IT security professionals admit to trolling through company information unrelated to their work -- even sensitive material.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/17/2017
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Why Security Leaders Can't Afford to Be Just 'Left-Brained'
Bill Bradley, SVP, Cyber Engineering and Technical Services, CenturyLink
Commentary
The left side of the brain is logical and linear; the right side, creative. You have to use both sides of the brain to connect to your audience in your business.
By Bill Bradley SVP, Cyber Engineering and Technical Services, CenturyLink, 10/17/2017
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15 Highest-Paying Tech Jobs for 2018
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Executives, managers, mobile developers and people with the word "architect" in their title are at the top of the IT pay scale.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/17/2017
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Create Real Value with Augmented (not Artificial) Intelligence
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As long as human and artificial intelligence work in tandem, we’ll continue to make each other better at what we naturally do best.
By David Rosen, Digital Transformation Technologist and Strategist, Tibco , 10/17/2017
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DHS to Require All Fed Agencies to Use DMARC, HTTPS, and STARTTLS
Dawn Kawamoto, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
News
The move follows a DHS review of federal government agencies' steps to secure email and deploy authentication technologies.
By Dawn Kawamoto Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/16/2017
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New Cybercrime Campaign a 'Clear and Imminent' Threat to Banks Worldwide
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Hundreds of millions of dollars stolen from banks via an sophisticated attack that blended cyber and physical elements.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/16/2017
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GDPR Compliance: 5 Early Steps to Get Laggards Going
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
If you're just getting on the EU General Data Protection Regulation bandwagon, here's where you should begin.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 10/16/2017
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Growing Soft Skills for Better IT Business Relationships
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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KBG Consulting's Kathryn Brett Goldman shares the value of building soft skills in the IT department at the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/16/2017
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3 Ways You're Not Thinking of Digital Transformation
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To achieve the benefits of digital transformation, an organization has to do more than buy new technology tools.
By Sunny Bajaj, CEO and Founder of DMI , 10/16/2017
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Azure Stack and Comparisons with Eucalyptus
Ben Kepes,
News
Microsoft's Azure Stack is another cloud provider move to validate the hybrid cloud.But will it succeed?
By Ben Kepes , 10/13/2017
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10 Major Cloud Storage Security Slip-Ups (So Far) this Year
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
News
Accenture is the latest in a string of major companies to expose sensitive cloud data this year, following Verizon, Deloitte, and Dow Jones.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/13/2017
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Kaspersky Lab and the AV Security Hole
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
It's unclear what happened in the reported theft of NSA data by Russian spies, but an attacker would need little help to steal if he or she had privileged access to an AV vendor's network, security experts say.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 10/12/2017
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Security No. 1 Inhibitor to Microsoft Office 365 Adoption
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, Dark Reading
News
More businesses are switching to Office 365 despite fear of social engineering and ransomware attacks, but some remain wary.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, Dark Reading, 10/12/2017
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