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3 Lessons From The Yahoo Breach
Cemal Dikmen, Chief Security Officer for SS8
Commentary
Your organization must address these blind spots to detect sophisticated attacks.
By Cemal Dikmen Chief Security Officer for SS8, 1/20/2017
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5 Ways to Be Successful with Open Source Software in 2017
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Open source software has matured over the years, often serving as the primary piece of a corporation's software strategy. But questions remain in the minds of many managers. Doug Cutting of the Apache Software Foundation, and known for creating Hadoop, shares his thoughts on how to achieve success with for open source.
By Doug Cutting, Creator of Hadoop , 1/20/2017
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Number Of Data Breach Disclosures Jumped 40% in 2016
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Though there were no mega breaches, 2016 had more breaches on record than any previous year, according to a new report.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 1/19/2017
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Cyber Lessons From The NSAís Admiral Michael Rogers
Nathaniel Gleicher, Head of Cybersecurity Strategy, Illummio
Commentary
Security teams must get better at catching intruders where we have the advantage: on our own networks.
By Nathaniel Gleicher Head of Cybersecurity Strategy, Illummio, 1/19/2017
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5 Business Cases For Containers
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
While containers offer an organization technical benefits, don't overlook their business benefits, such as cost savings and flexibility.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 1/19/2017
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Private Cloud In Retreat, Public Cloud To Fore: Report
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
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Our '2017 State of Cloud' report finds private cloud losing its viability and hybrid cloud operations too complex; public cloud use advancing.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 1/19/2017
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What CISOs Need To Know Before Adopting Biometrics
Todd Thibodeaux, President & CEO, CompTIA
Commentary
Biometric techniques offer a solution to the password problem, but getting started can be tough. Here are a few things you need to know.
By Todd Thibodeaux President & CEO, CompTIA, 1/18/2017
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7 Common Reasons Companies Get Hacked
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Many breaches stem from the same root causes. What are the most common security problems leaving companies vulnerable?
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/18/2017
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How Can The CIO Drive RPA As A Strategic Imperative?
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The use of Robotic Process Automation, using concepts such as software bots, is emerging, but its use can't succeed in isolation. The CIO needs to get involved to implement an enterprise strategy.
By Paul Singer and Siddhartha Sharad, Pace Harmon , 1/18/2017
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Cloud Security & IoT: A Look At What Lies Ahead
Bill Kleyman, Chief Technology Officer, MTM Technologies
Commentary
In the brave new world of cloud, security teams must be as agile as possible. This means leveraging proactive monitoring tools, locking down access points, and forecasting requirements
By Bill Kleyman Chief Technology Officer, MTM Technologies, 1/18/2017
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Security Pros Say On-The-Job Experience Counts The Most
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
Surviving the cybersecurity skills crisis requires investing more in the resources you have, experts say.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 1/18/2017
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2017 IT Forecast: Cloudy With A Chance Of Security Concerns
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Public cloud adoption and security concerns are expected to grow as more businesses transition to the cloud.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 1/18/2017
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Deep-Seated Container Vulnerability Found, Corrected
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Researchers at SUSE and Docker turned up a previously unknown vulnerability in container operations and issued a patch.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 1/18/2017
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Bain: Is Container Use Optional? Probably Not
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Containers are less an option and more an essential technology for achieving the agile company needed to survive in the digital economy.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 1/17/2017
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Close The Gap Between IT & Security To Reduce The Impact Of Cyber Threats
Travis Rosiek, Chief Technology Officer at Tychon
Commentary
IT and security teams work more effectively together than apart.
By Travis Rosiek Chief Technology Officer at Tychon, 1/17/2017
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Software Chooses Consumer Over Engineering
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Commentary
There's a new emphasis in the software world with a focus on ease of use and more standardized platforms that support speed to market and innovation by makers.
By Jeff Phillips, Software Platform Section Manager at National Instruments and Bob OíDonnell, TECHnalysis Research Chief Analyst , 1/17/2017
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Digital Workspaces Winning Acceptance Through Flexibility, Security
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
VMware survey shows digital workspace users gaining enterprise agility through greater mobile workforce activity, added business initiative.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 1/17/2017
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AI Technology Takes Center Stage At Retail Convention
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Artificial intelligence (AI) and other leading-edge technologies will be highlights of this year's National Retail Federation (NRF) Big Show in New York, but many retailers are still struggling with more rudimentary analytics.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/16/2017
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Ransomware: How A Security Inconvenience Became The Industry's Most-Feared Vulnerability
Gur Shatz, CTO and co-founder, Cato Networks
Commentary
There are all sorts of ways to curb ransomware, so why has it spread so successfully?
By Gur Shatz CTO and co-founder, Cato Networks, 1/16/2017
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3 Ways Shadow Analytics May Be Working Against You
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Analytics is popping up in more functional areas of businesses, outside of IT's control. Like BYOB, the trend is inevitable. How will your organization manage it?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/16/2017
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