Businesses that are targeted in DDoS attacks also lose business opportunities and endure damage to their reputations, according to a new survey. Among the most common cyber-weapons, DDoS attacks cause loss of contracts and operations that generate guaranteed income and jeopardize brands, according... Read More »
A clear majority of senior leaders feel that big data capabilities will determine whether their organizations remain relevant and competitive. But most say IT development processes are creating barriers with respect to arriving at crucial insights when needed, according to a recent survey from Capgemini and EMC. The accompanying
A new survey on workforce compliance reveals one-half of businesses use separate IT systems or manual processes for compliance requirements. Systems to handle human capital management, such as paying employees, managing their time and administering their benefits, are called HCM processes.... Read More »
More than one-half of security breaches occur through companies' browsers despite malware-detection technologies, according to a new study. That means companies are spending millions without success to protect themselves, according to the Ponemon Institute, which was commissioned by Spikes Security to prepare the report, "
It's clear that the cloud is profoundly changing the way organizations approach business and IT. It's ushering in huge efficiency and cost gains–and enabling a more agile and flexible framework that taps into the opportunities of the digital age. Yet, many organizations continue to struggle with the question of how to use Software as a Service (SaaS) to maximum advantage, and how to... Read More »
Overall worldwide spending on technology is expected to rise at a healthy rate in 2015, according to the most recent market forecast from Gartner. The nearly 2.5% increase, however, is actually down from prior predictions of just under 4%, Gartner reports. The highly regarded tech research and advisory company regularly releases its Read More »
The majority of CIOs are failing to meet their organizations’ needs when it comes to providing instant, uninterrupted access to business apps, according to a recent survey from Veeam Software. And the inability to provide these IT services is costing organizations money: Unplanned application... Read More »