• IT Organizations Unprepared For Digital Business: Gartner

    IT Organizations Unprepared For Digital Business: Gartner

    But a new report from Gartner found that 41% of IT professionals surveyed said they believe that their own organizations will be ready for digital business within the next two years.But the majority of respondents, 59%, said their companies are unprepared to meet the digital age within the same time frame.
  • IoT Revolution: IT Leading The Charge

    IoT Revolution: IT Leading The Charge

    Momentum behind the internet of things (IoT) market continues to grow, quickly morphing from IT buzz phrase to market-ready products and services, according a July report from IT research firm CompTIA.The research also revealed that 57% of companies believe their organization is well-equipped to manage the security component of IoT, which might be surprising considering how little is known about IoT security.
  • IoT Revolution: IT Leading The Charge

    IoT Revolution: IT Leading The Charge

    The top five perceived benefits of IoT adoption include cost savings from operational efficiencies, better streams of data to improve decision-making, staff productivity gains, better visibility and monitoring of assets throughout the organization, and improved customer experiences.Factors most likely to inhibit adoption of IoT technologies are upfront cost, lack of skilled workers with the necessary expertise, and ongoing fees and maintenance costs.
  • 6 Reasons Hackathons Are Good For IT

    6 Reasons Hackathons Are Good For IT

    And while lavish parties or paintball outings may suit some organizations, IT groups should give serious consideration to holding a hackathon.But more to the point, those in IT can help their organization do better through hackathons.
  • 6 Reasons Hackathons Are Good For IT

    6 Reasons Hackathons Are Good For IT

    And while lavish parties or paintball outings may suit some organizations, IT groups should give serious consideration to holding a hackathon.But more to the point, those in IT can help their organization do better through hackathons.
  • Oracle Application Users Still In Planning Stage Of Cloud Strategies

    Oracle Application Users Still In Planning Stage Of Cloud Strategies

    Some of those IT shops are planning for hybrid cloud implementations, Johnson said.These additions to the Oracle Cloud Platform offer customers both multi-tenant and single tenant environments and include Oracle Bare Metal Cloud Services, Oracle Ravello Cloud Service, Oracle Container Cloud Service, and enhancements to other cloud services, according to Oracle.
  • Oracle Application Users Still In Planning Stage Of Cloud Strategies

    Oracle Application Users Still In Planning Stage Of Cloud Strategies

    Some of those IT shops are planning for hybrid cloud implementations, Johnson said.These additions to the Oracle Cloud Platform offer customers both multi-tenant and single tenant environments and include Oracle Bare Metal Cloud Services, Oracle Ravello Cloud Service, Oracle Container Cloud Service, and enhancements to other cloud services, according to Oracle.
  • 9 Tips For Data Governance Success

    9 Tips For Data Governance Success

    The Data Governance Institute defines data governance as "a system of decision rights and accountabilities for information-related processes, executed according to agreed-upon models which describe who can take what actions with what information, and when, under what circumstances, using what methods.But if you are starting from scratch and have no data governance program in place, where do you begin?
  • BI On Hadoop Success: 7 Things To Know

    BI On Hadoop Success: 7 Things To Know

    Get data privacy for your organization by understanding the risks to your company and customers wh When enterprises implement Hadoop, their top use-case was found to be business intelligence (BI).Now a new benchmark study shows which Hadoop ecosystem tools are best for particular types of BI queries.
  • After Trump Win, Russian Hackers Strike US Think Tanks

    After Trump Win, Russian Hackers Strike US Think Tanks

    A round of targeted phishing campaigns (attempts to obtain sensitive information by pretending to be a trustworthy entity) came less than six hours after Donald Trump was named President-elect of the US.According to cyber incident response firm Volexity, the hackers belong to a Russian gang best known for infiltrating computer networks at the Democratic National Committee and the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.