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IT - CxO
CIOs Struggling To Unlock Data To Drive Business Strategy, December 2nd, 2021

Study shows that CIOs need to build an agile and adaptable infrastructure that can shift according to customer needs

Digital Transformation: 4 Questions CIOs Should Ask Now
The Enterpriser Project, November 30th, 2021

During the pandemic, companies made giant leaps on digital transformation. Consider these people-minded lessons from CIOs

No, You Cannot Get Rid Of Your IT Department
CIO, December 2nd, 2021

But you can and should tweak the IT organization to meet modern requirements for agility, innovation, and digital-first operations. Here's how

4 Benefits Of Digital Transformation
eWeek, November 30th, 2021

Among the benefits of digital transformation are improved staff productivity based on effective use of data analytics, AI, and other emerging tech

CISO-Centric Security Trends And Lessons From 2021
Security Boulevard, November 30th, 2021

With 2021 winding down, it's a good time for security practitioners to not only reflect on what we learned, but also look ahead to 2022 and understand what threats could be on the horizon - and plan accordingly.

Reduce And Reimagine: How CIOs Can Transform IT Spend
InformationWeek, November 29th, 2021

Reducing inefficiencies in operating processes is not just a financial imperative, but an opportunity to increase value and drive business transformation

Report: 98% Of IT Leaders Concerned About Security Challenges Due To Hybrid Workforce
VentureBeat, December 2nd, 2021

According to a new report by Teradici, 78% of respondents across a range of industries are currently implementing zero trust or are planning to do so in the next two years.

Savvy Digital CxOs Never Waste A Crisis
Digital CxO, December 3rd, 2021

Winston Churchill at the height of World War II famously observed that leaders should, 'never let a good crisis go to waste.'

Security Disconnect: Why The CISO Role Is Evolving
CIODIVE, November 29th, 2021

CISOs are too focused on security operations, writing policies or vendor management. But their time is better spent on business strategy.

Top 3 Information Security Strategy Essentials CIOs Need
SearchCIO, December 3rd, 2021

Cybersecurity is more important than ever before as hackers get more aggressive and vulnerabilities grow. Learn how to approach it in the right way and why getting alignment is so key

A Look At Honeywell's Digital Transformation Strategy
SearchEnterpriseAI, December 3rd, 2021

The century-old, multinational conglomerate is going through internal and external changes. The survival of its brand will depend on maintaining its trust and reputation

Our Top 5 Harvard Business Review Articles Of 2021
The Enterpriser Project, December 1st, 2021

Check out the five thought-provoking HBR articles, curated especially for CIOs and IT leaders, that resonated most with our audience in 2021

Six Signals Of Business Change CxOs Should Identify In 2022, December 2nd, 2021

A new report from Accenture shows that while 91% of companies in India finally have a clear picture of the challenges they face today, only a handful are completely confident in their current abilities to foresee and respond to future disruption

IT Leadership: 9 Powerful Ways To Coach Your Rising Stars
The Enterpriser Project, December 3rd, 2021

Your organization's rising IT leaders face huge expectations from business stakeholders right now. Are you coaching them to grow, deliver - and stay?

IT - Storage
Scalability And Cost Biggest Challenges To Adopt NVMe Storage, December 1st, 2021

According to Atto/Vanson Bourne survey on British and German IT decision makers

AWS Announces New Storage Services And Capabilities
StorageReview, December 1st, 2021

Amazon announced four new storage services and capabilities at AWS re:Invent that deliver more choice, reduce costs, and help customers better protect their data.

Enterprise Storage Trends To Watch In 2022
IT Business Edge, December 3rd, 2021

Another year drops off the calendar, one that was a transformative landmark for businesses big and small.

How Object Storage Can Help Fight Ransomware
Security Boulevard, November 30th, 2021

No organization is immune to the proliferation of ransomware. As some recent attacks have demonstrated, even companies that aren't directly attacked can be impacted by a major ransomware attack.

New Western Digital 30TB HDDs Could Be On The Horizon, December 2nd, 2021

After 30TB we must rely on newer tech like HAMR, WD CEO says

Five Key Trends In Flash Storage Market, December 3rd, 2021

NVMe over TCP, form factors, mix and match flash, memory class storage, prices continuing to drop

6 Best Practices For NLP Implementation
InformationWeek, December 1st, 2021

I've spent most of my career applying machine learning and natural language processing to solve problems for users and businesses. Here are some guidelines that I recommend.

Amazon Announces New Machine Learning Products At Re:Invent
TechTalks, December 2nd, 2021

With many industries interested in using machine learning algorithms to improve efficiency and reduce the costs of their operations, ML products have become one of the main competition fronts between big tech companies

Fairness Is In The AI Of The Beholder
Forrester, December 1st, 2021

At this point, it's abundantly clear that if we aren't extremely careful, AI will identify and exploit harmful biases in training data

How AI And Risk Management Can Work Together
IT Business Edge, December 2nd, 2021

For decades, thanks to popular sci-fi movies and books, the collective imagination has been frequently struck with the idea of intelligent computers outsmarting and replacing humans. Fortunately, that imaginary scenario hasn't been brought into reality yet.

Nvidia Still Dominates Latest MLPerf Results, But Competitors Are Making Some Noise
EnterpriseAI, December 1st, 2021

MLCommons today released its fifth round of MLPerf training benchmark results and Nvidia GPUs again dominated the rankings, but competitors were not taking those results sitting down.

Top 12 AI And Machine Learning Announcements At AWS Re:Invent 2021
VentureBeat, December 3rd, 2021

At re:Invent 2021 conference in Las Vegas, Amazon announced a slew of new AI and machine learning products and updates across its Amazon Web Services (AWS) portfolio.

IT - Technology
A RISC-V Raspberry Pi Rival Is About To Hit The Market, December 1st, 2021

The VisionFive V1 is everything the BeagleV was supposed to be

2022 Tech Predictions: What Lies Ahead For The Industry
ITProPortal, December 3rd, 2021

The tech industry has had major changes this year and because of that many experts are predicting new or evolved trends in 2022

IDC Forecasts Worldwide Quantum Computing Market To Grow To $8.6 Billion In 2027
AiTHORITY, November 29th, 2021

International Data Corporation (IDC) published its first forecast for the worldwide quantum computing market, projecting customer spend for quantum computing to grow from $412 million in 2020 to $8.6 billion in 2027.

Over $8.5 Billion Invested In 241 Quantum Startups
Ray Wang, November 30th, 2021

A recent analysis by Constellation Research found 241 companies in the Quantum Computing space in seven categories driving $8.512 billion in investment to date.

RISC-V Grows Open Source Processor Membership 130% In 2021
VentureBeat, December 2nd, 2021

RISC-V International said it has grown during the pandemic as its RISC-V open source processor membership popped 130% in 2021.

Top Tech Trends For 2022
HelpNet Security, December 3rd, 2021

Info-Tech Research Group has revealed its annual top tech trends insights for the coming year, based on insights from 475 IT professionals who participated in an industry survey, exploring how ripple effects from the pandemic will impact the evolving digital economy in 2022.

How To Clean CRM Data To Improve Efficiency And Productivity
VentureBeat, December 2nd, 2021

A Customer Relationship Management (CRM) database contains every bit of insight and data you collect on your customer relationship program. CRM data helps with marketing and CRM datasets are stored and analyzed on the CRM system

Don't Confuse Acquisition With Integration When It Comes To Traditional ERP
Forbes, November 30th, 2021

Back in the '90s, when enterprise resource planning (ERP) was still relatively new, the shortcomings quickly became apparent. While valuable, useful and even critical to operations, it became clear that ERP was not (and is not) a panacea.

ERP In 2022: Where Do We Go From Here?
ITProPortal, November 30th, 2021

The top enterprise and business management software trends for 2022

Trends In Cloud-Based ERP, December 1st, 2021

2021 certainly had its share of challenges, following the onset of the 2020 global pandemic

5 Workforce Management Tools For The New Normal
SearchHRSoftware, November 30th, 2021

Workforce management tools can help supervisors lead a hybrid workforce and ease the transition to a new company normal. Learn about some of the most important

Talent Acquisition: Top Seven Trends That Defined 2021, December 2nd, 2021

As another year of organizations pivoting their sustenance efforts comes to an end, there have been many lessons for business leaders and HR teams that have arisen from this journey.

5 Ways Data Analytics Sets A New Standard For Revenue Marketing
SmartDataCollective, December 3rd, 2021

Data analytics is an essential element of modern revenue marketing.

IT - FinTech
Brick-And-Mortar Banks Losing The Battle To Their Digital Counterparts
Business 2 Community, November 30th, 2021

Financial technologies are rapidly transforming from futuristic imaginings into an inextricable component of everyday life

How Do Banks And Other Financial Institutions Benefit From AI
SmartDataCollective, November 29th, 2021

AI is transforming the financial and banking sector in the 21st Century.

IT - EdTech
5 Hottest EdTech Trends For 2022
BusinessBecause, December 2nd, 2021

Educational technology is increasing flexibility and introducing more ways to learn. So what are the hottest edtech trends for 2022?

Protect Your Network Against Bad Password Habits
EdTech, November 30th, 2021

Microsoft's cloud-based programs can help school IT departments save time and money.

The Role Of EdTech In The Post Pandemic World
CXOtoday, December 3rd, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a dramatic transformation across all sectors and industries globally, including the world economy, public health, food systems, employment, entertainment, and, most crucially, education.

IT - Operations
Guide To The 5 Types Of Change Management
CIOinsight, November 30th, 2021

Every organization experiences change, but too many organizations respond reactively and never develop a change management strategy

Top ServiceNow Alternatives: Compare ITSM Tools
CIOinsight, November 30th, 2021

ServiceNow has been one of the leaders in IT Service Management (ITSM) for many years, but recently, it updated its platform. The decision was made based on a survey that found 65% of employees planned to engage in hybrid work.

IT - Security
6 Steps To Strengthen Your Security Posture
Security Boulevard, November 29th, 2021

It's no secret that the need for strong cybersecurity defenses are at an all time high. Cyber attacks, no matter their cause, can be costly.

Top 5 Reasons to Get 'SASE' With Security
DARKReading, December 2nd, 2021

Proactively updating and integrating technology, and ensuring tight collaboration between IT and security . it's simple, right? Well, not always - especially for organizations with limited resources

'We Lack In Human Preparedness'
CISO MAG, December 2nd, 2021

Most security incidents are caused due to human weaknesses and the lack of preparedness and awareness

15 Experts Share 2022 Security Predictions, December 2nd, 2021

Wondering where cybersecurity is headed as we enter 2022? Read these predictions from 15 security industry experts as they weigh in and offer up their thoughts on the coming year.

5 Common Questions About Cybersecurity Exercises, Answered
ServerWatch, November 30th, 2021

In this article, we look at what cybersecurity training is, how it works, and what benefits cybersecurity exercises may bring to organizations. Do cybersecurity exercises really help in repelling targeted attacks?

Best Threat Intelligence Feeds Of 2021
CIOinsight, November 29th, 2021

As cyber attacks become increasingly common and sophisticated the importance of threat intelligence cannot be understated

Cyber Security Predictions For 2022
Security Boulevard, November 29th, 2021

As we approach the end of 2021, all of us at K2 Cyber Security want to wish you and your families the best holiday season and new year, especially after the almost two years of living with the COVID-19 pandemic

Enterprise Password Security Guidelines In A Nutshell
SearchSecurity, November 30th, 2021

In this concise guide to passwords, experts at Cyber Tec outline the security problems that put enterprises at risk and offer answers on how to solve them

IAM Software: Auth0 vs. Okta
IT Business Edge, December 3rd, 2021

Identity and access management (IAM) software enables you to specify the people (employees) and identities (people, software, and hardware like Internet of Things and robotics devices) in your organization that can access resources and services and under what conditions

Protecting Critical Public Infrastructure: The Role Of Threat Intelligence
CSO Online, November 30th, 2021

It is increasingly common to hear about cyber threats to energy and utility industries - our critical infrastructure. These are malicious acts by adversaries that target data, intellectual property, or other digital assets.

Ransomware & Ransom DoS, Why They Are Similar But Different
Security Boulevard, November 30th, 2021

Since 2020, ransomware and ransom denial-of-service (RDoS) have become ubiquitous with ransomware attacks grabbing headlines nearly every week.

Why The Future Needs Passwordless Authentication
Security Intelligence, December 2nd, 2021

As of September, Microsoft users no longer have to rely on passwords when logging in to their accounts.

An Insider's Account Of Disclosing Vulnerabilities
DARKReding, December 3rd, 2021

Vendors drag their heels when it comes to identifying software vulnerabilities and are often loath to expedite the fixes.

An Ethical Hacker's Guide To IoT Security Risks And Challenges: Part 1
Security Boulevard, November 30th, 2021

Welcome to the world of IoT (Internet of Things). More devices get connected online every minute, with more than 9-billion devices performing all sorts of tasks and automation.

Cyber Security Predictions For 2022: Four Key Trends To Look Out For
Continuity Central, December 2nd, 2021

HP security experts and advisors have been reflecting on what the year ahead has in store. Here, Continuity Central presents insights from a range of HP security experts, highlighting four key emerging trends.

Despise Passwords? Some Good News And Bad News
ComputerWorld, December 3rd, 2021

There's nothing more frustrating than remembering and managing passwords. Efforts are underway to eliminate them . . . sort of.

How To Reduce The Financial Impact Of Cyberattacks To Your Business
Security Boulevard, December 2nd, 2021

There has been a steady stream of significant cyberattacks headlining the news since December 2020 and the Sunburst attack on SolarWinds Orion platform

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IT - Server
Worldwide Software-Defined Infrastructure Software Revenues Total $6.5 Billion In 1H21, According To IDC
IDC, December 3rd, 2021

10.7% increase from same period in 2020

IT - Linux
Best Linux Desktops For Pros 2021: Our Top 5
ZDNet, December 2nd, 2021

Some Linux distributions are easy, but others, they're for the experts. If that's you, read on

Linux Foundation Launches Quantum Computing Alliance To Drive Interoperability, November 30th, 2021

Alliance will help facilitate interoperability between quantum software and hardware devices

LibreOffice 7.2.3 Released With More Than 100 Bug Fixes, Download And Update Now
Linux Today, November 29th, 2021

Released in mid-August 2021, the LibreOffice 7.2 office suite series comes with many new features and improvements, such as native support for Apple M1 machines, improved interoperability with the MS Office document formats, and dozens of UI enhancements for a better user experience

HPC In The Cloud Enables Diverse Scientific Research
The Next Platform, December 3rd, 2021

Institutions supporting HPC applications are finding increased demand for heterogeneous infrastructures to support simulation and modeling, machine learning, high performance data analytics, collaborative computing and analytics, and data federation

IT - DevOps
Top DevOps Trends To Watch In 2022
IT Business Edge, December 3rd, 2021

The past two years have seen the escalated adoption of digital transformation initiatives in enterprises, including greater investment in eliminating the divide between development and operations teams (DevOps)

IT - Cloud
The False Sense Of Security In The Cloud
Security Boulevard, December 2nd, 2021

Businesses like yours have different reasons to move to the cloud. Some do it primarily to save on hardware. Others go further and outsource services to reduce the need for their own resources.

Cloud Computing Is Evolving: Here's Where It's Going Next
ZDNet, November 30th, 2021

Today's hybrid and multi-cloud architectures will evolve into highly optimised app-centric, AI-driven environments.

Cloud Migration: What Are Key Strategies & Processes?
CIOinsight, December 3rd, 2021

Cloud migration, or migrating business applications and data to a cloud solution, offers several advantages to businesses.

Top 10 Edge Computing Companies Of 2022
eWeek, December 2nd, 2021

These edge computing companies can deliver multiple business benefits, including faster insights, improved response times and better bandwidth performance

Top 13 Cloud Cost Management Tools
CIO, December 2nd, 2021

Keeping on top of the outlay of your cloud estate is more important than ever. These platforms will help you get a pulse on your cloud use and associated costs, which can add up rapidly

Why The Cloud Computing Hangover?
InfoWorld, December 3rd, 2021

Costs, complexity, and lack of skills are prompting enterprises to press pause on their move to cloud

IT - Wireless
Ericsson Increases 5G Adoption Estimates To 600M Subscriptions By End Of 2021, November 30th, 2021

Ericsson increasingly optimistic about 5G adoption

AWS Disaster Recovery Service Now Available
SearchDisasterRecovery, December 2nd, 2021

AWS disaster recovery services now feature a first-party option with AWS Elastic Disaster Recovery alongside a new Recycling Bin service for data snapshot recovery

High Availability And Disaster Recovery: Predictions For 2022
Continuity Central, December 1st, 2021

As we look ahead to 2022, IT teams will continue to look for innovative ways to ensure that business-critical applications are run efficiently and that they are protected from downtime and data loss. Cassius Rhue, VP, Customer Experience at SIOS Technology, gives his views on how things will develop.

IT - Networks
SmartnNICs Set To Infiltrate Enterprise Networks
Networkworld, December 1st, 2021

Use of smartNICs in the enterprise is just beginning to appear, and VMware, Pensando, Aruba, Intel, AWS, Nvidia and Juniper are getting in on the action

IDC Marketscape Report Names Vwware SD-WAN A Top Choice
vmware, December 1st, 2021

The latest deep dive into the SD-WAN landscape is here. IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SD-WAN Infrastructure 2021 Vendor Assessment takes a broad look at the state of the SD-WAN landscape and identifies key vendors in the space.

The 5G Market Is About To Take Off: What To Expect In 2022 And Beyond?
HelpNet Security, December 2nd, 2021

5G is recognized as an important infrastructure for both developed and developing countries. By the end of 2021, 79 nations have either commercialized 5G or are conducting 5G trials.

IT - IoT
4 Advanced IotTSecurity Best Practices To Boost Your Defense
IoT Agenda, December 2nd, 2021

IT admins must go beyond standard security practices for IoT deployments and adopt more complex protections, such as machine learning threat detection, to ensure security

5 Best Practices To Prevent Cyberattacks
CIOinsight, December 2nd, 2021

For many organizations, a key business concern is how to prevent cyberattacks. A successful cyberattack can cause large amounts of financial damage and reputation loss

Benefits Of The Internet Of Things (IoT) For Business
TechZone360, November 30th, 2021

The use of the Internet of Things (IoT) in businesses allows for the recording and transferring of data to track key processes, offer new insights, increase efficiency and enable you to make data-based decisions

Securing IoT: Best Practices For Retailers
CSO Online, November 30th, 2021

Internet of Things technology offers opportunities for new retail revenue streams, but it also comes with cybersecurity challenges that must be addressed

Top Industrial IoT Trends Of 2021
Datamation, December 1st, 2021

The industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) market is growing as different industries have found ways to incorporate IoT technology into workforce management initiatives, automation, and customer experience

Why Trust And Integrity Are Critical To IoT, December 3rd, 2021

We hear a lot about how the IoT is transforming people's work and daily lives, but for me, its impact goes deeper.

IT - Compliance
Standardization Landscape For Privacy: Part 1 - The NIST Privacy Framework
iapp, December 1st, 2021

Standards and frameworks provide real benefits for privacy management.

IT - Big Data
Data Mining Techniques
eWeek, December 3rd, 2021

Effective data mining techniques are essential to using data for competitive advantage.

How To Do Data Science Without Big Data
The Enterpriser Project, December 2nd, 2021

You don't need a data warehouse to pursue important analytics initiatives. Consider these four priorities if you want to gain valuable insights with limited data

IT - Developer
Secure Coding Practices - The Three Key Principles
Security Boulevard, November 29th, 2021

All security vulnerabilities are the result of human error. Most web application vulnerabilities and API security issues are introduced by developers.

Software Development Will Adapt To A New Normal In 2022
ZDNet, December 2nd, 2021

Forrester predicts that software development will look toward event-driven architectures (EDAs), consolidated DevOps pipelines, and AI bots to continue delivering on the needs of the business

IT - CxO Events
CIO's Future of Cloud and Digital Infrastructure Summit (Dec. 7th-8th)
Tuesday, December 7th, 2021: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM Wednesday, December 8th

Immerse yourself in cloud options designed to create faster delivery of digital services and experiences at CIO's Future of Cloud and Digital Infrastructure Summit, December 7-8, 2021. But making sense of the latest opportunities is no small task for CIOs and IT leaders.

WITI's 2021 Digital Inclusivity Summit and Hall Of Fame (Dec. 7th-8th)
Tuesday, December 7th, 2021: 6:00 AM to 4:00 PM Wednesday, December 8th

Build new skills, new relationships, and explore opportunities to advance, grow and create impact.

ITProToday: 2021 Ransomware Recovery Tales for IT Professionals (Dec. 7th)
Tuesday, December 7th, 2021: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

In this webinar, Veeam Technical Analyst Dmitry Kniazev shares his perspective on beating ransomware.

DataCenter Knowledge: Sustainability & Cost Reduction: How You Can Have Both (Dec. 8th)
Wednesday, December 8th, 2021: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Improving sustainability is very much on the agenda of most enterprise IT teams. However, achieving this amidst a global pandemic, supply chain disruption, staff shortages and tightened IT budgets can make this task seem impossible & costly.

Informa: Resilience and Reinvention: Enterprise IT in 2022 (Dec. 9th)
Thursday, December 9th, 2021: 11:00 PM to 4:00 PM

The IT infrastructure solutions that enterprises hastily deployed in 2020 appear to still be holding fast in 2021, as they await relief from 'a return to normal.'

TechTalk Summits: Making Your Business Case For A Digital Transformation (Dec. 9th)
Thursday, December 9th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

In this session, we will hear from guest speaker Liz Herbert, VP, Principal Analyst from Forrester on making a business case for a successful digital transformation journey

FinConDX 2021 Virtual [DevOps, DevSecOps and Digital Transformation ] (Dec. 9th)
Thursday, December 9th, 2021: 9:00 AM to 2:30 PM

Discover emerging technology that will give you an edge in FinTech! 5 session TRACKS - LIVE CHATS - online experts - raffles and prizes - entertainment - free tickets

CIO: Intelligent Digital Agreements and Documents - Beyond Simply a 'Picture' (Dec. 9th)
Thursday, December 9th, 2021: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Join CIO contributing editor Aaron Goldberg and subject-matter experts from DocuSign for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable discussing key issues such as AI based contract analytics, integrations with key platforms such as SalesForce, contract lifecycle management, and the importance of open APIs for accessing content.

CIO: Future Proofing Data Center Investments to Support Business Transformation (Dec. 15th)
Thursday, December 15th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join CIO contributing editor Lane Cooper and subject-matter experts from our roundtable sponsor, Kyndryl, for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable.

Tintri Storage Experts Share Practical Insight In Geek Out! Technology Demo Series (Jan. 5th)
Tintri, Wednesday January 5th, 2022

Start your new year off right and choose your own adventure with this unique Tintri Geek Out! Technology Demo Series Session on January 5, 2022!

VentureBeat: The Future of Work Summit (Jan. 12th)
Wednesday, January 12th, 2022: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Reimagining the The Future of Work with automation, collaboration, and communication technology

IT - CxO Security Events
DARKReading: Beyond Patch Management: Next-Generation Approaches to Finding and Fixing Vulnerable Code (Dec. 7th)
Tuesday, December 7th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Learn more about how criminals are increasingly targeting open-source, third-party components; Get tips and best practices for a modern patch management process; Get advice on how to scan, detect and remediate bugs in real time; Walk away with ideas for a new approach to patch management that you can put in place immediately

TechTalk Summits: Identity And Access Management Predictions For 2022 (Dec. 8th)
Wednesday, December 8th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Hear IDC Analyst and Program Director, Jay Bretzmann, and Product Marketing Manager for OneLogin, Ariel Zommer, discuss identity and access management predictions for 2022.

DARKReading: Protecting Enterprise Data from Malicious Insiders (Dec. 14th)
Tuesday, December 14th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Learn how to spot the signs of a malcious insider; Find out how to identify anomolous behavior early - before damage is done; Gain insights on how to structure your envionrment to keep it guarded from malicious insiders; Get ideas for safeguards you can put in place today to protect against malicious insiders

FutureCon Virtual Atlanta CyberSecurity Conference (8 CPE Credits) (Dec. 15th)
Wednesday, December 15th, 2021: 8:00 AM to 5:15 PM

FutureCon Events brings high-level Cyber Security Training discovering cutting-edge security approaches, managing risk in the ever-changing threat of the cybersecurity workforce.

Cisco News
Cisco Hosts LinkedIn Event On Collaboration To Drive Transatlantic Public Sector Cybersecurity
Cisco News, December 1st, 2021

U.S. and European experts join Cisco to discuss measures in a year that has been rife with high-profile public sector attacks.

Cisco Turns The Dream Of Independent Living Into A Reality For People With Diverse Abilities
Cisco News, December 3rd, 2021

From a reminder to close the fridge, to monitoring fluctuations in room temperature, technology is transforming the lives of the users, families, and carers

Datagroup Takes Internet Speeds To New Heights Across Ukraine With Cisco Routed Optical Networking
Cisco News, December 1st, 2021

Datagroup is building a high-speed data transmission network in Ukraine with Cisco Routed Optical Networking and Converged SDN Transport to connect more people and businesses

How The Grinch Didn't Steal Cyber Monday
Cisco News, November 29th, 2021

Nick Biasini, of Cisco Talos, shares top tips for staying cyber safe on Cyber Monday.

Verizon Business, Cisco Bolster Enterprise Agility With Managed Service Offerings
Cisco News, December 1st, 2021

Verizon Business is bolstering its Network as a Service digitization strategy with the addition of new Cisco managed SD-WAN services, including support for 5G connectivity.

Datacore News
Top 10 Evaluation Criteria For Software-Defined Storage
Datacore News, November 30th, 2021

Software-defined storage (SDS) is a hot and popular technology in enterprise IT that is drastically changing the landscape of traditional data storage

AWS News
Aurora Accelerates Development Of The Aurora Driver With AWS
AWS News, December 1st, 2021

Powered by AWS's high-performing infrastructure and deep portfolio of capabilities, Aurora uses machine learning and millions of cloud-based simulations per day to safely and quickly train, test, and validate its self-driving vehicle technology

AWS Announces AWS Amplify Studio
AWS News, December 2nd, 2021

New visual development environment for creating rich user interfaces extends AWS Amplify to make it easier for developers to create fully customizable web applications with minimal coding

AWS Announces AWS Cloud WAN
AWS News, December 2nd, 2021

New managed WAN service makes it faster and easier for enterprises to build, manage, and monitor a global network that seamlessly connects cloud and on-premises environments

AWS Announces Two New Initiatives That Make Machine Learning More Accessible
AWS News, December 1st, 2021

New $10 million AWS Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Scholarship (AWS AI & ML Scholarship) program is designed to prepare underrepresented and underserved students globally for careers in machine learning

AWS Helps Pfizer Accelerate Drug Development And Clinical Manufacturing
AWS News, December 2nd, 2021

AWS works with Pfizer to support more rapid innovation and improved clinical manufacturing operations to help develop tomorrow's therapies

Discovery Taps AWS To Power Global Rollout And Increased Personalization Of Discovery+
AWS News, December 1st, 2021

With AWS as its preferred cloud provider, Discovery is also accelerating its digital transformation and enhancing viewing experiences across its more than 450 television channels

Fannie Mae Uses AWS To Keep Families In Their Homes And Expand Homeownership For First-Time Homebuyers
AWS News, December 1st, 2021

Leading source of financing for U.S. mortgages uses AWS technology to enhance IT security and develop new ways to serve America's homeowners and renters for decades to come

Meta Selects AWS As Key, Long-Term Strategic Cloud Provider
AWS News, December 1st, 2021

Meta will use AWS services and global infrastructure to scale research and development, facilitate third party collaborations, and drive operational efficiency

VMware News
Fighting Back Against Cyberattacks: VMware Answers 'SOS' Of Understaffed Security Teams
VMware News, December 1st, 2021

Today, Security Operations Center (SOC) teams are understaffed and overwhelmed by cyberattacks that are increasing in both volume and sophistication

IDC Marketscape Positions VMware As A Leader In SD-WAN Infrastructure
VMware News, December 1st, 2021

VMware has been positioned as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide SD-WAN Infrastructure 2021 Vendor Assessment (November 2021, IDC #US47279821).

Independent Research Firm Names VMware A Leader In Unified Endpoint Management
VMware News, November 30th, 2021

VMware Workspace ONE Recognized with the Highest Score in Current Offering Category

Oracle News
Celebrate International Volunteer Day By Focusing On People In Time Of Need
Oracle News, December 1st, 2021

Over the last 20 months or so, it's been family, friends, and neighbors who've helped many of us through the Covid-19 pandemic, and we've come to appreciate the importance of those communities like never before

Half Of Us Colleges Surveyed Have Not Started Preparations For The New Student Aid Requirements
Oracle News, November 30th, 2021

Oracle and NASFAA survey shows financial aid administrators anticipate challenges in the execution of changes to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

Dell News
Dell Technologies And AWS Collaborate To Help Customers Protect Their Data From Ransomware Attacks
Dell News, December 1st, 2021

Dell Technologies and AWS bring industry-leading data protection to customers with a public cloud vault, operational air gap and enhanced security

Dell Technologies Joins Hands With Four Institutes Of Higher Learning To Shape Next Generation Of Tech Talent In Singapore
Dell News, December 3rd, 2021

Dell Technologies, together with Singapore Institute of Technology, Singapore Management University, Ngee Ann Polytechnic and Singapore Polytechnic, will equip over 5,000 students with critical core skills tied to new and emerging technologies

Five Key Questions To Answer Before A Storage Refresh
Dell News, December 3rd, 2021

When you refresh storage systems in the data center, there can be many points of resistance that may require support. Discover five key questions to ask yourself when approaching a refresh.

Protect Your Data And Your Dollars In The Cloud
Dell News, December 2nd, 2021

If you have your head in the clouds, be sure to keep your feet on the ground - especially when it comes to public cloud spending. Use the public cloud marketplace and don't leave money on the table.

Public Cloud Vault To Secure, Isolate And Recover Data
Dell News, December 1st, 2021

Dell bolsters AWS Marketplace portfolio with a public cloud vault to secure, isolate and recover data from a ransomware attack

When It Comes To Growth, There Is No Taking Sides
Dell News, December 3rd, 2021

An omni-channel business model with a robust partner ecosystem is at the core of our corporate growth strategy.

Lenovo News
Work For Humankind: Lenovo Invites You To Work From One Of Earth's Most Remote Locations With Smarter Technology
Lenovo News, December 2nd, 2021

Research conducted by Lenovo reveals more than two-thirds of Gen Z and Millennial respondents feel it's important to give back and contribute positively to local communities during a 'Work from Anywhere' experience

Microsoft News
Behind The Unprecedented Effort To Protect Customers Against The Nobelium Nation-State Attack
Microsoft News, December 2nd, 2021

Defending against a major cyberattack requires the same level of readiness that you need for any major crisis, according to Microsoft 365 Security Chief of Staff Elizabeth Stephens, a 19-year Marine Corps veteran who served in three combat deployments

How Powerpoint Transformed The Life's Work Of An Educator #IDPD
Microsoft News, December 3rd, 2021

A teacher who is deaf uses the popular digital tool to empower people with disabilities

Inclusion For All This International Day Of Persons With Disabilities
Microsoft News, December 3rd, 2021

According to Stats Canada one in five (22%) of the Canadian population aged 15 years and over has one or more disabilities. And at some point, most of us will face some type of temporary, situational, or permanent disability

Microsoft And KPMG Collaborate To Build Industry Optimization Solutions Using Azure Quantum
Microsoft News, December 2nd, 2021

Microsoft and KPMG are working together to explore and solve common business problems utilizing quantum-inspired optimization techniques available through Azure Quantum.

IBM News
IBM Acquires Hybrid Cloud Consulting Business In Australia
IBM News, November 30th, 2021

SXiQ's skilled delivery professionals bring deep experience on multicloud platforms

IBM Watson Health Introduces New Opportunities For Imaging AI Adoption
IBM News, November 30th, 2021

IBM Imaging AI Orchestrator and IBM Workflow Orchestrator with Watson Launching at RSNA 2021 Annual Meeting

Fortinet News
Fortinet Announces New Service Offerings On AWS, Including Custom-Built Cloud Architectures
Fortinet News, November 29th, 2021

At AWS re:Invent, Fortinet is pleased to announce new Cloud Consulting Service offerings in AWS Marketplace to help customers simplify and future-proof their application journeys on AWS and across hybrid and multi-clouds.

Fortinet Engage Partner Program Delivers Opportunities To Partners
Fortinet News, November 30th, 2021

The Fortinet Engage Partner Program has an important goal in mind for partners, which is to provide a flexible platform to build a profitable and highly differentiated security practice that leverages the industry's best solutions to drive customer success.

Fortinet Is The Security Innovation Leader: More Than 1500 Patents Either Awarded Or Pending
Fortinet News, December 1st, 2021

At Fortinet, innovation lies at the heart of everything we do. As a security engineering company founded and led by engineers, we understand that the threat landscape changes fast and that security companies must innovate even faster to protect their customers

Understanding The Attack Chain Helps To Counter Threats
Fortinet News, December 3rd, 2021

Security teams are struggling to keep pace with the changes in their networks. Hybrid work, multi-cloud, the explosion of IoT and BYOD devices, and 5G

Red Hat News
Design A Future-Ready It Infrastructure With The Red Hat Portfolio Architecture Team
Red Hat News, December 1st, 2021

Get an overview of how the Portfolio Architecture team delivers the most relevant and powerful architectures for customers and contributes back to the community

Friday Five - December 3, 2021
Red Hat News, December 3rd, 2021

The Friday Five is a weekly Red Hat blog post with 5 of the week's top news items and ideas from or about Red Hat and the technology industry. Consider it your weekly digest of things that caught our eye.

Red Hat Response To Java Release Cadence Change
Red Hat News, December 3rd, 2021

Red Hat has been a contributor to OpenJDK since its inception, and we are currently one of the most significant contributors to the OpenJDK project, both as developers of new versions and as maintainers of OpenJDK 8u and 11u

What Is Ansible Automation Hub And Why Should You Use It?
Red Hat News, December 2nd, 2021

Many Ansible users know about Ansible Galaxy-the Ansible project's community repository for sharing Ansible content

Citrix News
Optimizing Citrix Workspace Microapps
Citrix News, November 30th, 2021

The importance of crowdsourcing and citizen developers, plus lessons learned

The Top 10 FAQs From Our Citrix Virtual Apps And Desktops Webinar
Citrix News, November 29th, 2021

It is always exciting to share what's new and upcoming with the products our customers know and love. Last month, Paul Carley and I delivered a What's New and What's Next with Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops webinar. If you missed it and are looking to get the latest information

With Computer Chips In Short Supply, The Future Is Now For It Buyers
Citrix News, December 1st, 2021

A global shortage of microchips has slowed the delivery of IT hardware and increased prices

Work 2022: Rewriting The Rules For Work
Citrix News, November 29th, 2021

The great unplanned work from home experiment has advanced thinking on workforce strategies, work models, and business models by decades. And we're about to see a massive explosion in innovation because of it.

Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) Vs. VPN: How They Differ
Citrix News, December 2nd, 2021

Before 2020, there were signs of a growing - albeit slow - shift to remote work

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