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Where Cloud Spending Might Grow in 2021 and Post-Pandemic
Predicting How Biden Might Tackle Tech Policy
Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends for 2021
Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes
Ways to Fight the Skills Gap in DevOps and the Cloud
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Security Researchers Sound Alarm on Smart Doorbells
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
News
A new analysis of 11 relatively inexpensive video doorbells uncovered high-risk vulnerabilities in all of them.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 11/23/2020
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As 'Anywhere Work' Evolves, Security Will Be Key Challenge
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Companies should plan their future workforce model now, so they have time to implement the necessary tools, including cybersecurity and seamless remote access, a Forrester report says.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 11/23/2020
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10 Ways to Transition Traditional IT Talent to Cloud Talent
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
While many IT professionals love learning new things, IT leaders and their organizations must do several things to facilitate a smooth transition to cloud.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/23/2020
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Humanizing AI: How to Close the Trust Gap in Healthcare
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
To promote trust in artificial intelligence in healthcare, AI products and services must come from a deep understanding of user and patient needs and promote user and patient engagement.
By Keith Roberts, VP, Change Healthcare , 11/23/2020
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Apple Discusses Going Cloud Native and the Growing Pains
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Moving to a new platform for cloud-native application development included discussions of tradeoffs and training to get teams to embrace change.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/20/2020
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How to Create High-Impact Development Teams
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Commentary
Focus on the marathon, not the sprint. Here are three best practices for constructing effective, efficient dev teams.
By Ashish Aggarwal, Co-Founder and CTO, Productiv , 11/20/2020
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New Proposed DNS Security Features Released
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Verisign's R&D team has developed new ways to authenticate and optimize DNS traffic on the client side of the domain-name resolution process.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 11/19/2020
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Unpatched Browsers Abound, Study Shows
Steve Zurier, Contributing Writer
News
Google Chrome users don't always take time to relaunch browser updates, and some legacy applications don't support new versions of Chrome, Menlo Security says.
By Steve Zurier Contributing Writer, 11/19/2020
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Where Cloud Spending Might Grow in 2021 and Post-Pandemic
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
A study by Gartner points to organizations continuing and evolving IT plans that ramped up fast to move to the cloud in response to COVID-19.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/19/2020
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Time to Rethink Your Enterprise Software Strategy?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
While it may be counterintuitive to make sweeping changes to enterprise software strategies amid a pandemic, the payoff could be substantial in the long run.
By Rob Roberts, Director, Opportune LLP , 11/19/2020
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Online Shopping Surge Puts Focus on Consumer Security Habits
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Companies will have to tread a fine line between delivering security and a frictionless shopping experience, security firms say.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 11/18/2020
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Cisco Webex Vulns Let 'Ghost' Attendees Spy on Meetings
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Three vulnerabilities, patched today, could let an attacker snoop on meetings undetected after the host removes them.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/18/2020
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Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
CIOs will have a host of cloud options to choose from in 2021 as the cloud business evolves, according to a new Forrester Research report.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/18/2020
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Predicting How Biden Might Tackle Tech Policy
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
Here's how one independent tech industry analyst thinks the Biden administration will tackle a wide range of tech industry issues in its first 90 days and beyond.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 11/18/2020
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Nearly Two Dozen AWS APIs Are Vulnerable to Abuse
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
News
Attackers can conduct identity reconnaissance against an organization at leisure without being detected, Palo Alto Networks says.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 11/17/2020
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How to Approach Your Mission-Critical Big Data Strategy
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Across industries, big data has joined traditional, structured data as a mission-critical element. Here’s some advice for CIOs and big data leaders on how to get started.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 11/17/2020
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Breakdown of a Break-in: A Manufacturer's Ransomware Response
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
The analysis of an industrial ransomware attack reveals common tactics and proactive steps that businesses can take to avoid similar incidents.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/16/2020
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Can Low Code Measure Up to Tomorrow’s Programming Demands?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
It might be useful for organizations to adopt AI, automation, low-code, or no-code options for software development, but there may be limits to weigh.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/16/2020
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How DevOps Teams Get Automation Backwards
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Commentary
Will automation speed up your processes, or will you end up with a brittle system that will demand constant attention and frequent, time-consuming fixes?
By Matt Dickens, CPO and Co-Founder, Gearset , 11/16/2020
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CISA Director Expects to Be Fired Following Secure Election
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Meanwhile, key legislators and former DHS officials are speaking out in support of CISA director Chris Krebs, who has led the agency's efforts in election security.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/13/2020
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