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IT - CxO
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Hey CIO, Your Data Problems Are Killing You. Why Aren't You Fixing Them?
CIO, November 2nd, 2021

Reliable and accurate data is the bedrock of any good digital user experience, yet we are failing to fix our data problem and that's not good for business innovation

A Ransomware Reality Check For CISOs
HelpNet Security, November 3rd, 2021

The rising tide of ransomware attacks targeting critical infrastructure sectors has reached unprecedented heights

IDC Futurescape: Top 10 Predictions For The Future Of Digital Infrastructure
IDC, November 5th, 2021

International Data Corporation's (IDC) top 10 predictions for the Future of Digital Infrastructure point to a digital infrastructure strategy that addresses resiliency and trust; data-driven operational complexity; and business outcomes-driven sourcing and autonomous operations

5 Must-Read Harvard Business Review Articles
The Enterprisers Project, November 5th 2021

Check out these five thought-provoking HBR articles, curated especially for CIOs and IT leaders

CIO Playbook: Strategic IT 2022
CXOTalk, November 3rd, 2021

How can Chief Information Officers ensure that information technology investments support core organizational business goals?

CISO Interview Series: Cybersecurity At A Global Scale
Tripwire, November 1st, 2021

What is it like to not only be a CISO but to also be one in a large, global organization?

Companies With 'World-Class' Digital IT Spend 63% More On Emerging Technologies
Datamation, November 1st, 2021

Global organizations that implement digital enablement in IT are seeing their IT function increase productivity, reduce costs, and raise service levels, according to a report.

How CIOs Can Keep And Best Leverage Their Newfound Place At The Table
ITProPortal, November 5th 2021

Key steps for CIOs to best leverage increased influence

More And More Companies Are Hiring A CISO
ITProPortal, November 3rd, 2021

Businesses are beginning to understand how expanding their digital offerings will increase potential threats

The Evolving Role Of CIO: 5 Ways To Thrive In The Spotlight
CIODIVE, November 1st, 2021

Though traditionally implementers, CIOs are making decisions from a prominent seat at the table. How can CIOs best meet the role's demands?

The Five Barriers To Digital Innovation
IT Business Edge, November 3rd, 2021

It used to be that digital innovation didn't need to be a cornerstone of every brand's business strategy

Unleash The Power Of IT
CIO, November 3rd, 2021

How to Become an Agent of Change in Your Organization

Who Needs Cyberinsurance?
Security Boulevard, November 3rd, 2021

Cybersecurity threats have been increasing over the last decade, as have successful breaches.

IT - Storage
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HDD Failure Over Time
StorageNewsletter, November 1st, 2021

From time to time, we will reference the 'bathtub curve' when talking about HDD and SSD failure rates.

Backblaze Finds Seagate Disk Drives Fail Most Often
Blocks&Storage, November 2nd, 2021

Cloud storage provider Backblaze has found that Seagate disk drives failed more often in the last quarter than those from other suppliers

C3Q HDD Update
Forbes, November 3rd, 2021

Every quarter we look at developments in the HDD industry and report them in our newsletter. Following is some data from the November newsletter looking at results so far for 2021, projecting 2021 total HDD shipments and projections out to 2026

Five Among 191,212 HDDs With Only One Failure During 3Q21 At Backblaze
StorageNewsletter, November 5th 2021

As of September 30, 2021, Backblaze had 194,749 drives spread across four data centers on 2 continents

SNIA's Storage Developer Conference 20201 (SDC '21) Videos Now Available
SNIA, November 5th, 2021

SNIA's Storage Developer Conference 20201 (SDC '21) was another outstanding virtual event.

IT - AI
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AI Architecture Performance: Can It Be Proven?
Gestalt IT, November 3rd, 2021

AI is a hot technology buzzword. Businesses are eager to use AI to make sense from an enormous amount of data to drive business data

Q&A: Transforming Transactions With AI And Machine Learning
ITProPortal, November 3rd, 2021

Digital-first commerce hinges on intelligent technology to power transactions

Why AI Still Needs Humans In The Loop, At Least For Now
ZDNet, November 2nd, 2021

If AI-generated writing becomes indistinguishable from human writing, we'll still need to check it carefully enough to see the mistakes

IT - Humor
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SysAdmin Horror Stories Vol.3 - Free eBook
Altaro, November 1st, 2021

System Administrators encounter all sorts of strange situations through their daily operations. We know it!

IT - Technology
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50 Chromebook Tips For Maximum Productivity
ComputerWorld, November 3rd, 2021

Supercharge your Chrome OS experience with these time-saving tricks and techniques.

9 Emerging Innovations That Could Redefine IT
CIO, November 1st, 2021

CIOs must keep an eye on the horizon. The following forward-thinking strategies and technologies are starting to gain traction and could impact the next decade of IT.

New 500TB Optical Discs Could Be The Answer To Our Prayers
techradar.pro, November 1st, 2021

5D optical storage may end up replacing tape storage for long-term data archiving

IT - ERP
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11 Tips For Selecting And Implementing An ERP System
CIO, November 1st, 2021

From laying the organizational groundwork to planning for the long haul, IT experts offer insights on how to make this challenging business transformation smooth and successful.

Do Cloud ERP Vendors Have A Supply Chain Analytics Edge?
diginomica, November 3rd, 2021

Analysts and pundits love to argue. Unfortunately, these arguments are too often semantical, with little relevance to end customers.

The 10 Most Common ERP Security Issues And Ways To Fix Them
SearchERP, November 5th 2021

Today's ERP systems are exposed like never before. Learn about the most common ERP security issues companies are facing and how IT and security teams can address them

IT - HR
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How Recruitment Tools Are Reshaping HR
Business 2 Community, November 1st, 2021

The Great Resignation is continuing to get, well, greater.

5 Ways AI Can Improve Hiring For Both Employers And Candidates
eWeek, November 2nd, 2021

The cliche 'it's hard to find good people' is now so true that it hurts - so AI's assistance in this process is more important than ever.

How To Reduce Time-To-Hire Using A Recruitment Tool
Business 2 Community, November 2nd, 2021

Recruitment is an inherently challenging process that requires attention to detail, a methodic approach, and consistency.

What Is Cloud HCM
ITProPortal, November 3rd, 2021

Find talent and build relationships with employees and contractors

IT - EdTech
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5 Ways To Make EdTech More Inclusive
Tech&Learning, November 3rd, 2021

Better communication with students and more representation within edtech are just some ways we can better serve all special education students with technology, says University of California, Irvine's Gillian Hayes.

7 Strategies To Get Teacher Buy-In For New Technology Tools
eSchoolNews, November 3rd, 2021

Teacher buy-in carries a tremendous amount of weight when it comes to an edtech initiative's success -- here's how to get it

Campus Cybersecurity Tips & Resources
Tech&Learning, November 5th 2021

The culture around campus cybersecurity has evolved and so have the risks.

IT - FinTech
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FinTech Innovation Lab New York Now Accepting Applicants For 2022 Class
AiTHORITY, November 1st, 2021

Applications are now being accepted for the FinTech Innovation Lab New York

FinTech Nonprofit Partners With EDM Council For Cloud Data Framework Project
ZDNet, November 3rd, 2021

In September, the EDM Council joined forces with Amazon Web Services, Google, IBM, Microsoft and other major tech giants

Getting The CIO-CFO Relationship Right
CIO, November 3rd, 2021

As IT's stature has grown, so too has the importance of a strong CIO-CFO partnership. Executive pairs shed light on their collaborations and offer tips for success.

The Growing Power Of FinTech
InverstorPlace, November 4th, 2021

Fintech is a great illustration of the Technochasm at work . one leading fintech company's returns are dominating the S&P . a simple, one-click way to invest

What Is FinTech 2.0? How Companies Can Succeed In The 'Rebundling' Age
Forbes, November 4th, 2021

While there's no single definitive history of fintech since it's still being written, it's helpful to think of the original pioneers in the space as Fintech 1.0.

DDN News
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DDN's Data, AI & Analytics Summit
DDN News, November 1st, 2021

Hosted during Supercomputing 2021 and sponsored by NVIDIA & Western Digital, DDN's Data, AI & Analytics Summit takes place on November 15, 2021, where you can hear the latest on DDN's vision for Intelligent Infrastructure for Enterprise AI and Analytics at scale!

Protect Your Time And Money With DDN's Parallel Storage
DDN News, November 2nd, 2021

Saving microseconds directly translates into financial opportunity. Hedge funds, proprietary trading firms, and major banks are all benefiting from AI by optimizing operations, innovation, and unlocking more profit faster. But as with any reward, also comes potential risk. In this hyper-competitive industry, there is no room for missteps

IT - Operations
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Best IT Help Desk Software (2021)
CIOinsight, November 3rd, 2021

Help Desks have been around for years. They cater to a range of problems, from the simplistic 'Is your PC plugged in, sir?' to the more complex issues dealing with configuration tangles, incompatibilities, and malware infections.

How To Calculate And Reduce MTTR (Mean Time To Repair)
SearchDisasterRecovery, November 1st, 2021

Mean time to repair is a helpful performance metric to ensure that important systems and processes don't fail. BCDR teams should know how to calculate MTTR, as well as lower it

How To Deal With Unpatched Software Vulnerabilities Right Now
Security Intelligence, November 5th, 2021

According to the 2021 X-Force Threat Intelligence Index, scanning for and exploiting vulnerabilities was the top infection vector of 2020.

Single Point of Failure (SPOF)
SearchDataCenter, November 4th, 2021

A single point of failure (SPOF) is a potential risk posed by a flaw in the design, implementation or configuration of a circuit or system

Top Seven Logging And Monitoring Best Practices
Security Boulevard, November 1st, 2021

Need to build a logging and monitoring solution and unsure where to begin? Get started with our logging and monitoring best practices guide

IT - Security
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The Future Of Cybersecurity Isn't What We Expected
Security Boulevard, November 2nd, 2021

We were told that by now, we would live in a perfect world with flying cars. But that hasn't arrived yet

(In)Secure Magazine Issue 70 Released
HelpNet Security, November 3rd, 2021

(IN)SECURE Magazine is a free digital security publication discussing some of the hottest information security topics

Supply Chain Attacks Highlight Why You Should Continue To Be Careful With Third-Party Providers
ITProPortal, November 3rd, 2021

One year on from SolarWinds, governments and enterprises still have work to do

5 Best Practices For Surviving Ransomware
Security Boulevard, November 4th, 2021

Every 11 seconds, a ransomware attack occurs. Organizations now face the daunting reality that no longer is the question 'if' a ransomware attack will happen; now, it is only a matter of 'when' they will get hit.

An Attack Against Time
SecurityIntelligence, November 3rd, 2021

When Liza Minnelli sang that famous tune, 'Money makes the world go around,' she should have added one more word: time.

Best Practices For Endpoint Security In The Cloud
SearchCloudComputing, November 5th 2021

As the proliferation of cloud services continues, IT teams should revisit -- and potentially revamp -- their endpoint protection strategies

FBI: Ransomware Gangs Using Financial Info To Target Companies
SearchSecurity, November 2nd, 2021

The FBI assessed that ransomware threat actors are likely using information like mergers, acquisitions and stock valuations to determine vulnerable enterprise targets

Solarwinds CISO: Know Your Adversary, What They Want, Watch Everything
CSO Online, November 4th, 2021

The compromise of SolarWinds' Orion software changed the company's approach to security. Tim Brown shares some hard-won advice for how CISOs and software vendors should prepare for supply chain attacks.

Study Finds Over Half Of Enterprises Are Not Effectively Stopping Cyberattacks
siliconANGLE, November 3rd, 2021

Cybersecurity attacks targeting large enterprises are hardly new in 2021, but a new study has found that more than half of large companies are not effectively stopping cyberattacks

Where Is Cloud Permissions Management Headed?
DARKReading, November 3rd, 2021

Cloud permissions management emerged as a standalone cloud security technology but is quickly becoming part of a broader set of capabilities

IT Leaders Call For Improved Penetration Testing Processes
ITProPortal, November 4th, 2021

Pentesting is too expensive and cumbersome in its current form

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vBeers Wed 10th @ GP, Downtown with y.FTL and a Panel Discussion with Mayor of Fort Lauderdale and Community Leader
Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

IT - Linux
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Chromebook Linux Comes Of Age
ZDNet, November 5th 2021

Linux is officially no longer a beta on Chromebooks, and more functionality is coming

Linux 5.15 Just Arrived - And Here's What's Inside
ZDNet, November 2nd, 2021

Linux 5.15 has been released with long-term servicing support.

Linux Foundation Announces Nextarch Foundation
HPCWire, November 3rd, 2021

The new Foundation is a neutral home for open source developers and contributors to build next-generation architecture that can support compatibility between an increasing array of microservices

The Linux Foundation Announces New Initiatives For AI, IoT And Cloud Computing
siliconANGLE, November 2nd, 2021

The Linux Foundation, a nonprofit technology consortium that enables innovation through open-source software, today announced the launch of two new initiatives: the NextArch Foundation and Project OpenBytes

IT - DevOps
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How AI Is Changing DevOps For The Better
DevOps.com, November 2nd, 2021

Managing a DevOps environment involves a high degree of complexity

Best DevOps Tools & Software 2021
Enterprise Storage Forum, November 4th, 2021

DevOps extends agile and lean principles throughout the complete software development process

5 Tips For A Successful DevOps Implementation
DevOps.com, November 4th, 2021

More businesses are turning to DevOps implementations to deliver software and updates with more efficiency.

To Secure DevOps, Security Teams Must Be Agile
DARKReading, November 5th 2021

The evolution of agile development and infrastructure-as-code has given security teams the tools they need to gain visibility, find vulnerabilities early, and continuously evaluate infrastructure.

IT - Cloud
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5 Threats That A Cloud Risk Assessment Can Uncover
Security Boulevard, November 4th, 2021

And 4 Basic First Steps You Can Take To Assess Your District's Cloud Risk

6 Edge Computing Trends To Watch In 2022
Business 2 Community, November 4th, 2021

Edge computing is getting 'edgier.'

Cloud Security: Challenges And Trends
CISO MAG, November 5th 2021

With nearly 50% of the global corporate data being stored in the cloud, it is no surprise that cloud security has become an essential priority for cloud users

Plotting The Perfect Hybrid Cloud Strategy In 2022
ITProPortal, November 3rd, 2021

Explore what embodies the ultimate cloud migration strategy for thriving in the post-pandemic, global business landscape

We're Still Just Scratching The Surface Of The Cloud's Potential
TechCrunch, November 3rd, 2021

Battery Ventures released its State of the OpenCloud report, providing a set of data points that clearly outline the accelerated growth of cloud services in recent quarters.

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Best Business Continuity Management (BCM) Software 2021
IT Business Edge, November 3rd, 2021

How much downtime would your business rack up if your office building lost power for a day?

Cloud Disaster Recovery Best Practices
Enterprise Storage Forum, November 4th, 2021

Considering the rapid increase in adoption of cloud technologies in today's business landscape, the ability to effectively recover from disasters that lead to service disruption and outages is all the more crucial.

IT - IoT
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IoT's Best Use Cases
InformationWeek, November 1st, 2021

Many organizations have been experimenting with IoT, but there are a few use cases that potentially offer a lot of value for the enterprise. Here's a look at some of the most successful applications of this technology.

IT - Careers
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6 Security Analyst Certifications To Advance Your Career
CSO Online, November 3rd, 2021

Whether you're just starting out in your security career or you're on your way to the top, these certs can give you a leg up

Guess Who Can Get You A Job Interview In Just 20 Minutes?
Ask The Headhunter, November 1st, 2021

This week's question is not a question. It's a lesson from a subscriber about getting a job interview, so I'm going to highlight it differently than normal.

IT - Compliance
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7 Best Practices To Ensure GDPR Compliance
SearchSecurity, November 4th, 2021

Complying with the EU's GDPR data privacy mandates remains challenging. These best practices -- such as hiring a data protection officer and classifying data -- can help

IT - Email
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DKIM, DMARC, and SPF: Setting Up Email Security
CloudSavvy IT, November 4th, 2021

DKIM, DMARC, and SPF are the three main mechanisms maintaining the security of emails.

IT - Backup
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Top 100 Online Backup Companies For November 2021
StorageNewsletter, November 2nd, 2021

Released by Backup Review, the top 100 online backup companies are grouped into 4 categories

IT - Big Data
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Big Data Plays A Major Role In E-Discovery: Here Are Important Things For It To Think About
TechRepublic, November 3rd, 2021

The legal discovery process is getting easier all the time, thanks to AI. But storing all that big data requires extra thought that IT should consider.

How Business And IT Can Overcome The Data Governance Challenge
ITProPortal, November 5th 2021

How can businesses get the most from their data and unlock the true value?

IT - Encryption
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Companies Fail To Encrypt, Protect Data In The Cloud
Security Boulevard, November 2nd, 2021

Considering that 40% of organizations have fallen victim to a cloud-based breach in the last year, it would seem they would put a premium on safeguarding their data in the cloud.

IT - Tape
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Worried About Ransomware? Keep Tape In Mind.
HPE News, November 4th, 2021

Not so long ago, criminals threatening to destroy vital infrastructure would have been the stock-in-trade of any self-respecting 'hero saves the day' Hollywood blockbuster.

IT - Developer
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What Is Wrong With Developer Security Training?
HelpNet Security, November 2nd, 2021

'Turn a developer into a hacker' is a commonly heard call.

IT - CxO Events
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ITProToday: How To Build A Crisis-Resilient Multi-Cloud Deployment (Nov. 9th)
Tuesday, November 9th, 2021: 12:00:00 PM to 1:00PM

The complexity of multi-cloud deployments makes them vulnerable in new ways when compared with single-cloud or local data center deployments.

Angelbeat: AWS Cloud-Powered Digital Transformation (Nov. 9th)
Tuesday, November 9th, 2021: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Angelbeat has assembled multiple AWS experts, plus several of their partners, so you can understand their latest cloud-powered solutions, accelerate your digital transformation journey, and continue to innovate in a post-Covid, technology-driven world.

CIO: Modern ERP Integration - Strategies to Address Current Challenges (Nov. 9th)
Tuesday, November 9th, 2021: 1:00:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join CIO contributing editor Aaron Goldberg and subject-matter experts from OpenText for a private interactive, virtual roundtable where we will discuss how organizations can better manage ERP integration.

InformationWeek: How to Evolve from DevOps to DevSecOps (Nov. 10th)
Wednesday, November 10th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

How to kickstart your DevSecOps program with information and resources on the top application vulnerabilities to watch for

Informa: Optimizing Your Cloud Backups (Nov. 11th)
Thursday, November 11th, 2021: 11:00 AM to 3:45 PM

This virtual event will share cloud backup best practices from some of the industry's most knowledgeable.

The 2nd Annual Machaon Florida Technology Summit in Tampa with 7 CPE credits (Nov. 11th)
Thursday, November 11th, 2021: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

The theme for this year's event is 'Strategically Accelerating our Businesses through IT and Security.'

CIO: How AI is Poised to Revolutionize IT Operations and Development (Nov 15th)
Monday, November 15th, 2021: 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Join to learn and network with IT executives on strategies for using artificial intelligence to drive value with a more automated approach to IT operations.

CIO: Next Gen IT Management: Mitigating Risk, Consolidating Tools and Expanding Observability (Nov. 15th)
Monday, November 15th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Join CIO contributing editor Charles Pelton and subject-matter experts from Solarwinds for a private, interactive, virtual roundtable discussing mitigating complexity and risk through increased observability and consolidating IT tools.

ITProToday: Empowering and Securing A More Hybrid, Mobile-First Workforce (Nov. 16th)
Tuesday, November 16th, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Thursday, November 18th, 2021

The pandemic didn't just disrupt the working patterns of millions of employees across the globe; the very nature of work itself is also being disrupted as people look to work in a more mobile-centric, collaborative, and productive way.

Angelbeat: Google Cloud Platform Digital Transformation (Nov. 22nd)
Monday, November 22nd, 2021: 11:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Angelbeat has assembled multiple Microsoft experts, plus several of their partners, so you can understand their latest cloud-powered solutions, accelerate your digital transformation journey, and continue to innovate in a post-Covid, technology-driven world.

InformationWeek: Analytics Workloads for the New Era of AI Applications (Dec. 1st)
Wednesday, December 1st, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Find out how technologies and economies of scale are making high-volume data-processing a non-negotiable

Network Computing: Optimizing Your Network (Dec. 2nd)
Thursday, December 2nd, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

How the growing use of cloud and edge computing add complexity to network operations; Why IT staffs need new tools to assimilate and understand the large volume of data from logs, traces, and telemetry.

ITProToday: Simplify Cloud-Native Protection across Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform (Dec. 2nd)
Thursday, December 2nd, 2021: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

In this masterclass, cloud-native market expert Louie Ferreira will discuss the keys to ensuring data availability. And cloud architect Bill Gurling will show you how Rubrik modernizes data management with a Zero Trust platform to secure cloud-native applications at the point of data.

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

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.'

IT - CxO Security Events
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Data Connectors: Miami Cybersecurity Conference (Nov. 9th-10th)
Tuesday, November 9th, 2021: 12:10 PM to 3:30 PM Wednesday, November 10th

South Florida is on its way to becoming the newest Silicon Valley - particularly if local leadership has anything to do with it

DARKReading: Hacking Multifactor Authentication: An IT Pro's Lessons Learned After Testing 150 MFA Products (Nov. 9th)
Tuesday, November 9th, 2021: 1:00:00 PM to 2:00PM

In this webinar you'll learn about the differences between various MFA tools and why they matter, real-world hacking techniques Roger used to expose MFA weaknesses and more

FutureCon Virtual Eastern: CyberSecurity Conference (November 10th)
Wednesday, November 10th, 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.

DARKReading: Creating an Encryption Strategy for Your Enterprise (Nov. 11th)
Thursday, November 11th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

Learn about the latest encryption strategies for securing your data.

CSO50 Conference + Awards (Nov. 16-18th)
Tuesday, November 16th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Thursday, November 18th, 2021

CISOs, CSOs, and risk leaders face a complex array of new business risks. Supply chains are high value targets creating exponential security consequences when breached. Every organization's portfolio of customer-facing apps is widening the threat landscape.

DARKReading: Using Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence for Cybersecurity (Nov 16th)
Tuesday, November 16th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

InformationWeek: Modernizing Cybersecurity Through a Single Solution Approach (Nov. 16th)
Tuesday, November 16th, 2021: 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

DARKReading: Cyber Threats, Cyber Vulnerabilities: Assessing Your Attack Surface (Nov. 17th)
Wednesday, November 17th, 2021: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Every enterprise today knows that cyber attacks pose a significant threat to their business. But do you know exactly how much risk you face? Do you know where your greatest vulnerabilities are? Do you know which attacks are most likely to be used against an organization like yours, and which attackers are most likely to target you?

Data Connectors: Southeast Virtual Cybersecurity Conference (Nov. 17th-18th)
Wednesday, November 17th, 2021: 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM Thursday, November 18th

The Southeast Virtual Cybersecurity Summit is a new way to connect with like-minded executives, innovative solutions providers, experts and luminaries.

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

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.

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Supermicro Announces First Quarter Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Results
Supermicro News, November 3rd, 2021

Net sales of $1.03 billion versus $1.07 billion in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2021 and $762 million in the same quarter of last year.

Cisco News
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Do More Today, Save Money Tomorrow With UCS X-Series
Cisco News, November 3rd, 2021

I've been working on Cisco UCS TCO/ROI for almost 12 years. The results have remained remarkably consistent, and I'd like to share what I've learned over the last decade plus

Earthlink Deploys Cisco 400G Digital Coherent Optics In Emear With Converged IP And Optical Long-Haul Network
Cisco News, November 4th, 2021

Earthlink takes first step towards Routed Optical Networking with Cisco 400G Digital Coherent Optics (DCO) to meet growing demand on its national long-haul network

Honoring Our 'Cybersecurity Defender Of The Year'
Cisco News, November 4th, 2021

Congratulations to security advocate Wouter Hindriks of Avit Group!

HP News
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A Perfect Fit: How 3D Printing Is Shaping A New Era Of Customized Care
HP News, November 4th, 2021

When you think about the possibilities 3D printing brings to healthcare - things like bioprinted organs and a custom mix of medications printed in a single pill - it sounds straight out of science fiction

HP And WWF Commit $80M To Protect Critical Forest Ecosystems
HP News, November 2nd, 2021

As world leaders convene this month at the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow, HP is pledging to expand its reforestation efforts and partnership with the World Wildlife Fund.

AWS News
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Amazon Helps Mobilize $1 Billion To Protect Rainforests Worldwide
AWS News, November 2nd, 2021

Together with governments and leading companies around the globe, Amazon is accelerating climate action as part of the LEAF Coalition, an ambitious public-private initiative.

VMware News
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A New Chapter For VMware: Spin-Off From Dell Technologies Completed
VMware News, November 1st, 2021

VMware Gains Operational and Financial Flexibility while Maintaining Strategic Partnership with Dell Technologies

Oracle News
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Helping The Marine Mammal Center Save Animals And Educate People
Oracle News, November 4th, 2021

The Marine Mammal Center does the hard work of rescuing and rehabilitating injured or sick seals, sea lions, and other marine mammals and returning them to the ocean.

La County Assessor's Office Looks To Oracle Cloud To Improve Operations
Oracle News, November 4th, 2021

Migration from on premise to Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI) improves user experience, reduces risks, and cuts data processing time in half

New Oracle Fusion ERP Analytics Capabilities Expand Financial Insights
Oracle News, November 2nd, 2021

The past 18 months put pressure on finance leaders to answer key questions and gather insight from across different lines of business faster than ever before

Oracle And Orange To Strengthen Digital Infrastructure In West Africa
Oracle News, November 1st, 2021

Oracle and Orange today announced that they have signed a collaboration agreement to accelerate cloud-led digital transformation in West Africa.

Oracle Announces New AI Services For Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Oracle News, November 3rd, 2021

New services for developers and data scientists make it easy to apply AI to enterprise scenarios

Oracle Expands Fusion Cloud HCM Analytics To Enhance Workforce Insights
Oracle News, November 2nd, 2021

More people voluntarily quit their jobs in August 2021 than any other month in the last 10 years, according to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting.

Oracle Fusion SCM Analytics Helps Organizations Build Resilient Supply Chains With Improved Visibility
Oracle News, November 2nd, 2021

New AI-driven analytics give business leaders the insights needed to improve supply chain performance and maximize its impact on the bottom line

Oracle Named A Leader In IDC Marketscape Worldwide General-Purpose Conversational Ai Platforms 2021 Vendor Assessment
Oracle News, November 4th, 2021

Oracle Digital Assistant, a complete AI powered cloud service, creates conversational texts, chats, and voice experiences for business applications and customers

The Warriors And Oracle Launch New Technology Platform To Track Player Performance
Oracle News, November 3rd, 2021

The Warriors Player Dashboard, powered by Oracle uses first-of-their-kind statistics sets

Dell News
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AI At Dell Technologies
Dell News, November 5th 2021

Dell Technologies has been on the journey to artificial intelligence for a while and we have stories to tell

Delivering Rare Insights With Graph Analytics Solutions
Dell News, November 4th, 2021

Advanced graph analytics is emerging as a powerful tool for uncovering complex relationships hidden in massive amounts of data

Dell Technologies Announces Completion Of VMware Spin-Off
Dell News, November 1st, 2021

Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) has completed the spin-off of its 81% equity ownership of VMware Inc

SQL Server Modernization: Maximizing Data Value
Dell News, November 4th, 2021

Upgrading now can dramatically enhance performance and efficiency for data-intensive workloads.

TACC Rolls Out New Supercomputer and Celebrates 20 Years
Dell News, November 1st, 2021

The new Lonestar6 supercomputer at the Texas Advanced Computing Center will help scholars compute and compete at the cutting edge of science and engineering

The State Of Oklahoma Transforms IT With Dell Technologies
Dell News, November 4th, 2021

State of Oklahoma updates and transforms its data center infrastructure with Dell Technologies to modernize disaster recovery and become a digital-first government

Three Ways Multi-Cloud Services Help Cloud-First Strategies
Dell News, November 4th, 2021

Adopting a cloud-first strategy to increase business speed, accelerate innovation and improve efficiencies without the hidden costs.

Lenovo News
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Lenovo Delivers Record Quarter, As Strategy Continues To Drive Transformation And Sustainable Growth, With Profitability On Track To Double In Three Years
Lenovo News, November 4th, 2021

Lenovo's performance delivered significant year-on-year improvements, with net income growing 65% year-on-year to US$512 million and net income margin improving by 0.7 points,

Microsoft News
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Microsoft Cloud At Ignite 2021: Metaverse, AI And Hyperconnectivity In A Hybrid World
Microsoft News, November 2nd, 2021

The last 18 months have resulted in a sea change throughout every industry - from the adoption of telehealth in healthcare to digital wallets in financial services to curbside pickup and contactless shopping in retail - and digital technology has been at the forefront of this seismic shift

Protect, Preserve And Honor Indigenous Heritage To Reimagine A Brighter Future For All
Microsoft News, November 1st, 2021

The Cammeraygal people are the traditional custodians of the land where I'm writing this.

IBM News
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Advancing Sustainability Objectives With IBM Cloud
IBM News, November 4th, 2021

IBM Cloud is working with IBM Research and our partner communities to execute programs and activities aimed at reducing carbon emissions and increasing overall energy efficiency

IBM Completes The Separation Of Kyndryl
IBM News, November 3rd, 2021

IBM announced that it has completed the separation of its managed infrastructure services business to Kyndryl. Starting on November 4, 2021, Kyndryl will begin 'regular way' trading on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol 'KD.'

IBM To Expand Security Portfolio With Plans To Acquire Reaqta
IBM News, November 2nd, 2021

Launches IBM QRadar XDR Suite to Simplify Threat Detection, Investigation and Response

MySQL vs. MongoDB: What's the Difference?
IBM News, November 3rd, 2021

Learn about the key differences between MySQL and MongoDB, including features, flexibility and applications for enterprise business

Fortinet News
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26 Additional Fortinet Security Fabric Solutions Earn The U.S. Department Of Defense'S Endorsement For Its Approved Product List Certification
Fortinet News, November 4th, 2021

Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) Publishes Security Technical Implementation Guide (STIG) on FortiGate Firewalls

Access Policies And Automation - The Path To Digital Transformation And The Cloud
Fortinet News, November 2nd, 2021

The inaugural Fortinet Security Summit, provided insights that has allowed many organizations to pause and question their approach to security.

Client vs. Clientless Zero Trust Network Access
Fortinet News, November 3rd, 2021

Zero-trust network access (ZTNA) is the next evolution of VPN remote access. It simplifies secure connectivity, providing seamless access to applications no matter where the user or the application may be located.

Deep Dive Into A Fresh Variant Of Snake Keylogger Malware
Fortinet News, November 4th, 2021

Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs recently captured a Microsoft Excel sample from the wild that was used to spread malware. After researching its behaviors, I recognized it as a fresh variant of the Snake Keylogger malware.

Fortinet Offers The Most Complete Work-From-Anywhere Security Solution
Fortinet News, November 4th, 2021

Over the past decade or so, technology has been steadily evolving to provide workers with more flexibility regarding the devices they use, the locations they can work from, and the resources they can access.

Fortinet Reports Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results
Fortinet News, November 4th, 2021

Total revenue of $867.2 million, up 33% year over year

Fortinet Unifies Zero Trust, Endpoint, And Network Security To Lead The Work-From-Anywhere Era
Fortinet News, November 4th, 2021

Fortinet is the Only Vendor Able to Deliver Contextual Security, Access, and Networking Based on Location

Red Hat News
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Red Hat And Intel Collaborate To Advance Industry 4.0 Ecosystem
Red Hat News, November 2nd, 2021

Red Hat and Intel are extending our long-standing collaboration to bring Industry 4.0 transformation to smart manufacturing and energy

Friday Five - November 5, 2021
Red Hat News, November 5th 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 Open Innovation Labs: The Power Of Doing Transformation Instead Of Just Talking About It
Red Hat News, November 3rd, 2021

Red Hat doesn't just talk about transformation, we do transformation with our clients, hands-on

Red Hat OpenShift And Other Solutions Behind Customer And Partner Success Stories
Red Hat News, November 1st, 2021

Each month, we highlight how customers have found success with Red Hat products and solutions on the blog

Technically Speaking Series Decodes Devsecops
Red Hat News, November 4th, 2021

Enterprises are becoming more nimble with DevOps workflows to take advantage of container and cloud technology, which can also lead to an increase in the attack surface of their systems.

What's New In Red Hat Enterprise Linux 9 Beta
Red Hat News, November 3rd, 2021

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 9 Beta is now available and delivers exciting new features and many more improvements.

Citrix News
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ABAG Simplifies Security With Citrix
Citrix News, November 2nd, 2021

Company leverages secure access solutions to protect distributed employees while simplifying operations

How Citrix Simplifies System Complexity And Strengthens IT Security
Citrix News, November 1st, 2021

The rise of the hybrid work model has empowered employees everywhere to choose their ideal work environment, including working from home offices, using personal devices on a train, and traveling in exotic locations

The Challenges Of IT Modernization In The Insurance Industry
Citrix News, November 3rd, 2021

When I took the role of Insurance Vertical Lead at Citrix in January 2021, I had heard anecdotes about insurance being a traditional business with an approach to service delivery, including IT, that was a bit outdated.

Why Your Hybrid Workforce Needs A Digital Workspace
Citrix News, November 3rd, 2021

As the millennial and Gen Z generations come to constitute more of the workforce, attitudes about remote and hybrid work are evolving

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