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Ed Bott at ZDnet dispenses some excellent advice in today’s Bott Report. In an article entitled “Windows 10 tip: Temporarily delay the Fall Creators Update,” he recasts conventional wisdom for business users. In this age of twice-a-year upgrades, practicing due diligence translates to “Businesses sh…READ MORE
Despite all the promise that the cloud will usher in the next wave of technical innovations, a very traditional distribution model has taken a central role for cloud providers.
With IBM Cloud Mass Data Migration, Big Blue is the latest large-scale vendor to lean on shipping companies to help get …READ MORE
The country’s critical infrastructure is made up of massive and sprawling elements of concrete, wood, metal and other man-made and natural materials, many of which were engineered to withstand a wide range of threats, from severe natural disasters to nuclear war. However, over time, with increased u…READ MORE
PowerShell is all about working with objects but sooner or later you’ll need to write text to a file with Powershell.
You have two options. The *-Content cmdlets and Out-File
PS> Get-Command *-Content
This is a guest post for the Computer Weekly Developer Network written by Patrick McFadin in his role as role of VP of developer relations at DataStax,.
DataStax Enterprise is an always-on data platform powered by a distribution of Apache Cassandra, an open source distributed database manag…READ MORE
PASS Summit is just a month away. That means there’s only just under a month left to get signed up for Denny’s Azure precon. You might be wondering why you want to take a full day session on Azure infrastructure. And that’s an excellent question. The answer is quite simple. Azure is a massive pl…READ MORE
Three industry experts in their respective fields join hands to adopt open edge computing IoT. The aim is to adopt innovative practices. Huawei joins hands with Infosys and Wapwag at Huawei Connect 2017 for this mission. Infosys is a leading provider of Information Technology and business consulting…READ MORE
In the process of kicking off a new season of awards judge duty, starting with Techtrailblazers, which focuses on start-ups (and upstarts).
Got me thinking – just what IS a start-up company? Ok – so there are definitions within even Techtrailblazers itself as competitions are based upon rules…READ MORE
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For close to one month, CCleaner malware was spread to users via an infected software update. Check out the total impact of the malware in this week’s roundup.
1. CCleaner malware spread via supply chain attack – Michael Heller (SearchSecurity)
CCleaner malware…READ MORE
Usually I use this blog to write about new technologies or technology trends. But as I’ve been out on the road lately, I’ve had quite a few people ask me about how to get started in podcasting. There are lots of podcasts out there these days, covering nearly every topic. I co-host a couple weekly po…READ MORE
Walking up to DerbyCon 7.0 cybersecurity conference it immediately has a very different feel from the “major” infosec conferences. Attendees would never be caught loitering outside of the Black Hat or DEFCON venues, because no one willingly spends more time than necessary outdoors in Las Vegas. RSAC…READ MORE
This is a guest post for the Computer Weekly Open Source Insider column written by Shawn Powers — describing himself as Linux Journal editor, CBT Nuggets trainer, writer and geek all wrapped into one, Powers has been teaching IT for more than a decade and his specialties are Linux, Chef and inte…READ MORE
A customer journey map, sometimes referred to as a customer experience map, is a visual representation of the path a customer takes when interacting with a company. Continued…
Quote of the Day
“Combining a customer journey map with the business capability maps created by many EA teams allows c…READ MORE
This is a guest blogpost by Matt Jones, lead analytics strategist, Tessella
Recent converts to AI and machine learning’s amazing potential may be disappointed to discover that many of its more interesting aspects have been around for a couple of decades.
AI works by learning to distinguish b…READ MORE
Although 3D printing technology has been around since the 1980s, advances in software and hardware are changing the way 3D printing is being used. Especially 3D printing in healthcare, a Wall Street Journal article said.
Gartner, a research firm, predicts that by 2019, 10% of people in the develo…READ MORE
Apple proudly claims it’s set the path of technology for the next decade with its iPhone X, but it would’ve been nice if it just did that with the one it announced half hour earlier.
Instead, the feeling of having an out-of-date handset comes as an instantaneous freebie with the purchase of the…READ MORE
…May already be under your roof
Organizations that find themselves struggling with data integration challenges – whether that struggle involves integrity of data, efficiency of exchange (real-time vs. latencies), budget, or anything else – may want to consider an extremely powerful product su…READ MORE
Asia-Pacific led the world in ransomware threats during the first half of 2017, with 35.7% of all ransomware detected globally targeted at companies in the region.
Following the heels of APAC was EMEA (25.24%), Latin America (22.66%), and North America (15.71%).
These figures were revealed by …READ MORE
A colleague posted a question in a Skype thread about convincing people they work with about the value of a project. They have some co-workers that are very into 6 Sigma type process, where each aspect of a company is measured and accounted for (or so they think). My colleague was asking for some ev…READ MORE
In just a few days, the door will shut—and your outstanding data storage product will be left standing out in the cold rather than in the running for a Storage magazine/SearchStorage.com Storage Products of the Year award!
If you rolled out a new or enhanced product in the past year, point your…READ MORE