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How to Operationalize Privacy and Data Governance for AI
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprise approaches to data privacy and governance need a refresh when it comes to AI because things can go wrong at scale, fast.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/22/2019
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Could a Social Media Exodus Mean a Return to the Open Web?
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Consider why reverting to an open Web might not be such a bad thing.
By Dries Buytaert, founder of Drupal and CTO of Acquia , 4/2/2019
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Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
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Curing the Patient Data Security and Privacy Epidemic
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If the modern Hippocratic Oath states, “I will respect the privacy of my patients,” shouldn’t that statement extend to protecting patient data?
By Tim Critchley, CEO, Semafone , 11/28/2018
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Consumer Privacy and the Role of Technology in Compliance
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It's time for organizations to look inward to ensure that their privacy policies build trust with customers while enhancing the customer experience.
By Brian Cleary, VP of Solutions Marketing, RedPoint Global , 11/6/2018
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Berners-Lee Wants to Build a Safer Internet for All
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Imagine an Internet where each individual has control over their own personal data and privacy. Web pioneer Tim Berners-Lee has a plan for just that approach.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 10/15/2018
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Prepare for the New Normal of Data Privacy
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In a post-GDPR world, IT and business leaders face unprecedented pressure to demonstrate they are responsible data stewards. Here are six steps that might help.
By Karen Schuler and Taryn Crane, BDO LLP , 9/28/2018
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Adapting Blockchain for GDPR Compliance
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Yes, there are ways for Blockchain applications to be compliant with the European Union's GDPR privacy regulations.
By Claudio Lima, Vice-Chair of the IEEE Blockchain Standard and Co-Founder of the BEC-Blockchain Engineering Council , 8/7/2018
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Big Data in the Cloud: Avoiding Vendor Lock-in
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
More enterprise application and big data vendors are pursuing a cloud-agnostic strategy -- supporting AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. Big data platform provider Hortonworks is taking that strategy one step farther.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/20/2018
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Are Biometrics Good or Bad for Digital Security?
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Good arguments can be made for use of biometrics in security, but the technology does have is flaws.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 6/8/2018
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The Regulation Cycle: Putting GDPR in Context
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Just as regulations were needed for the auto industry to mature, regulations like GDPR help data-driven marketing to grow up.
By Bonnie Crater, CEO, Full Circle Insights , 6/4/2018
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IBM Bets On Private Cloud Data Platform
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Assembling the pieces to create a modern platform for data management, data governance, and data science can be complex. IBM says it's done the heavy lifting with a private, on-premises cloud platform to do the work.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/31/2018
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GDPR and the End of the World
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
Let's put the GDPR compliance deadline in perspective. It should change the way we look at privacy and data.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 5/25/2018
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Pioneers Create Infrastructure for Self-Sovereign Identity Online
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
Several organizations are assembling the technologies to enable self-sovereign identity, a way for individuals to control who they are online. Blockchain is one of those essential components.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/14/2018
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Transparency Reshaping the Risk Management Landscape
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
New technologies give consumers and investors informed insights into a company’s reputation.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/30/2018
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Blockchain: What Business Leaders Need to Know About This Disruptive Technology
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IT and business leaders can benefit from learning what blockchain means to their organizations and explaining the benefits, and drawbacks
By Patrick McHugh, co-academic director of the IE Brown Executive MBA program , 3/16/2018
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How Valuable Is Your Company's Data?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Organizations consider data one of their most valuable assets, but exactly, how much is that data worth? Most business leaders can't answer the question yet. But venture capitalists, financial analysts and board members increasingly want to know.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/14/2018
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Dev and Security Adjustments to Prepare for GDPR
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Adoption of DevOps can help organizations comply with GDPR and other privacy standards by building security into software from the start.
By Mike D. Kail, Chief Technology Officer, CYBRIC , 1/25/2018
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3 Ways the Subscription Economy Will Strengthen Cybersecurity
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Subscription-based IT services aren't just about saving money; they can help secure your data.
By Jesper Andersen, CEO, Infoblox , 1/4/2018
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Preventing the Next Equifax, New Tactics Required
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US regulators and companies can follow the lead of the EU, with its GDPR, to better protect consumer data while recognizing that the data belongs to the customer, not a company.
By Gary Bloom, CEO, MarkLogic , 12/14/2017
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