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IT and Business Units Share Tech Responsibilities

The line between IT organizations and line-of-business units is getting increasingly blurry, according to "Building Digital Organizations," a new report from CompTIA. By the end of this year, seven out of 10 Global... Continue »
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Many Security Operations Centers Are Falling Short

Organizations are investing heavily in cyber-defense to protect their assets, but the maturity of security operations vary greatly, according to a 2017 study, "State of Security Operations," by Hewlett Packard... Continue »
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A CIO's Keys to Cloud Adoption Success

CIOs can optimize the benefits of cloud investments by developing and implementing plans for cloud-driven changes in organizational structure and processes. Continue »
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How a Lack of Data Quality Hurts Business

Only a minority of IT and business professionals said they trust their organization's data to make key business decisions, according to a recent survey from Experian Data Quality. The accompanying "2017 Global Data... Continue »
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Do Security Pros Need a Single Unifying Platform?

A new study finds that cyber-security professionals want to protect their data with a single unifying platform, rather using piecemeal tools. Despite making heavy investments in security tools, organizations suffer... Continue »
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The Top 10 Achievements of a Year-One CDO

Successful chief digital officers make a positive impact on customers, employees and shareholders, and their success depends on several common attributes. Continue »

IT NEWS & TRENDS

 

How Internet Disruptions Cripple Organizations

The vast majority of organizations have experienced a significant internet disruption within the last 12 months, according to a recent survey from Dyn. The accompanying report, the "Internet Disruption Study," indicates that the most common causes... More »

Social Media Blamed for Rise in Stolen Passwords

A statistical analysis forecasts that there will be 300 billion passwords for humans and machines by 2020, increasing the global attack surface for cyber-criminals. Of these passwords, 100 billion will be used by humans and 200 billion by... More »

Cyber-Criminals Found a Home on Social Media Sites

The number of members in fraud-related groups on social media platforms has increased 70 percent in the past six months, according to a new study. It states that social media is a breeding ground for cyber-crime and is attracting fraudsters... More »

11 Cyber-Security Predictions for 2017

A new forecast predicts that automated malware attacks will have a devastating effect on the internet of things (IoT). It also predicts the rise of the Shadownet (IoT botnets that can't be seen or measured using conventional tools), cloud... More »

Why IT Monitoring Tools Are Not Stopping Outages

Most organizations are still using network monitoring solutions that aren't very effective in predicting network performance issues and/or outages, according to a recent survey from Veriflow. The accompanying report, "Network Complexity, Change... More »

Positive Momentum for IT Will Build in 2017

It's a good time to be a CIO: Top organizational influencers are increasingly viewing IT leaders as essential contributors to critical business strategies. The potential for innovation seems limitless, and tech budgets are on the rise for the year... More »

EXPERT VOICES

 

Why IT Needs to Enable a Customer-Centric Mindset

Companies must use business and technology models that support customers throughout their buying journey, putting them at the center of their business strategy. More »

Quest Diagnostics' CIO Drives Business Value

Lidia Fonseca, CIO of Quest Diagnostics, is responsible for many of the client-facing systems, connectivity products, and analytics and informatics solutions. More »

Capital Power's CIO Helps the Firm's Bottom Line

Darryl Vleeming, Capital Power's CIO, talks about the strategic use of technology, his IT road map, attracting tech talent, analytics, the cloud and the IoT. More »

Securing New Technology in the Public Sector

Emerging technologies are making their mark on public service, but secure management is vital to national security and to the delivery of citizen services. More »

The Head of Technology for Aramex Simplifies IT

The CTO of Aramex focuses on simplifying the logistics company’s infrastructure—and ensuring that his team remains ready for technology’s latest trends. More »

Adopting Digital Change Inside the Enterprise

Even with all the changes digital technologies have brought to the way organizations communicate externally, internally they still operate in a fundamentally siloed way. More »