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3 Essentials Of Every Digital Journey: Cloud, Data, And People

Going on a digital journey? Bring lots of clouds, data, and most of all, people.<p>That’s the word from a new study of 105 organizations, published by Constellation Research, which found, for starters, that pursuing a digital strategy is no longer the exotic journey it once was. The authors, Chris …

Artificial Intelligence

Mirai botnet creators plead guilty to charges over 2016 attack

The individuals behind the Mirai botnet that caused nationwide internet outages in October of last year have pleaded guilty to federal charges, <i>ZDNet</i> reports. Paras Jha, Josiah White and Dalton Norman were indicted by a court in Alaska earlier this month and have pleaded guilty to charges that carry …

How To Listen To All The Recordings Google Secretly Makes Of You

Whether it's through Siri, Google Home, Alexa or whatever pleasant-voiced piece of dystopian terror you currently have plugged into your wall socket, …

Google Home

How to Navigate the Politics of an Innovation Project

A middle manager at a global technology organization — let’s call her “Denise” — had a problem.<p>She’d come up with the idea of revamping the company’s inventory management approach by networking together “sleeping” resources. Specifically, she proposed a system that tracked the real-time inventory …

Amazon Web Services launches bare metal compute instances

Amazon Web Services is moving full steam into the bare metal hosting market with the release of a new cloud computing instance. The i3.metal instance will provide customers with a beefy server running in an AWS datacenter and is useful for applications that require a ton of raw power or an …

Cloud Computing

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Cisco, VMware deemed SD-WAN market leaders: IHS Markit

Cisco and VMware deepen rivalry with acquisitionsCisco and VMware were deemed the leaders in the software-defined wide area networking (SD-WAN) …

IHS Markit

Germany bans children’s smartwatches over privacy concerns

Germany's telecommunications regulator, the Federal Network Agency, announced a ban today on the sale of kids' smartwatches, the <i>BBC</i> reports, and encouraged parents to destroy the ones they already own. The agency appears to be taking particular issue with the devices' abilities to transmit audio …

The Inconvenient Truth about Smart Cities

This week, we learned that tech guru and mega philanthropist Bill Gates purchased 25,000 acres of land in Arizona with the intent to build a smart …

Are You a Toxic Boss? If Your Team Won't Tell You, Neuroscience Will | Inc.com

Quick, answer these 4 questions:<p><b>1. Do you speak confidently?</b><p><b>2. Are you comfortable being in control?</b><p><b>3. Do you prefer to lead, rather than stand back?</b><p><b>4. When you speak, does your team listen, and take action?</b><p>Yes? Then you, my friend, are a powerful leader.<p>But...since the word "toxic" is in the …

Leadership

Why Marketers Need to Think Like Data Scientists (And How to Do It)

Your company may not employ data scientists today. And you might be fine with that. Consider, though, that if you’re not working with a data …

Marketing

5 outdated beliefs about the office that make people look old

The current workforce is largely comprised of three generations: Baby Boomers, Gen Xers,and Millennials. The boomers are retirement-ready and the millennials are just getting warmed up. Gen Xers — my own beloved generation — are stuck in the middle. And we're vulnerable — and not in the sweet, …

Multi-Cloud Begets Confusion, Calls for Automation

The embrace of multiple public cloud providers as a way of avoiding vendor lock-in and manage costs has added another layer of complexity to the …

Automation

Announcing AWS OpsWorks for Puppet Enterprise

AWS OpsWorks has introduced a new offering, AWS OpsWorks for Puppet Enterprise. AWS OpsWorks for Puppet Enterprise is a fully-managed configuration …

Cloud Computing

Real-time machine learning with TensorFlow, Kafka, and MemSQL

TensorFlow has emerged as one of the leading machine learning libraries, and when combined with an operational database, it provides the foundation …

Machine Learning

This fictional video about AI-powered weapons makes The Terminator look like a Disney film

If you woke up today feeling like the world wasn’t a very scary place, and for some reason you didn’t want to continue feeling that way, we’ve got the remedy for you. “Slaughterbots” is seven minutes and forty-seven seconds of sheer horror designed to be a fictional warning against a future full of …

The hidden costs of cloud

At Server Density, we just completed a 9 month project to migrate all our workloads from Softlayer to Google Cloud Platform. This started with a …

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ISPs

Solidarity — The CLI for Developer Sanity

Solidarity — The CLI for Developer Sanity<p>Add Solidarity to your project for multi-machine peace of mind<p>How many times have you pushed up your code …

Six Ways to Drive Your DevOps Transformation

Successful enterprise DevOps transformations share several common characteristics, strategies and techniques which enable an organization to break …

DevOps

Singapore opens up access to citizen data to facilitate business transactions

Commercial businesses can now access citizen data, such as mailing address and passport numbers, stored in the national MyInfo database, in a move …

Surveillance

Amazon's Next Big Target: The Telecom Industry?

Amazon has struck a new deal with Nokia to transform the telecom and IT world as we know it.<p>At the end of October, <b>Amazon</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) Web Services …

Telecoms

I'm a recruiter, and there are 34 words and phrases that you can put on your resume to show any hiring manager you're a leader

One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, "I'm one hell of a leader!" as they change jobs.<p>It's one thing to be good at tasks, projects, and areas of specialization, but if you're aspiring to manage teams, you simply …

Employment

Amazon unveils first Australian warehouse, starts hiring spree

Australia, Amazon's first warehouse is here, and it'll soon be filled with "hundreds of thousands of products" to feed your online shopping addiction.<p>It's official. Amazon has arrived in Australia, and it's putting down roots.<p>The US company has officially unveiled the location of its first ever …

Want to be successful with private cloud? Start with your configuration management database

Private cloud presents plenty of challenges. Here's why private cloud builders should start by examining the health of their configuration management …

Buying vs. Building Analytics - Read This Before You Decide

Analytics

How to Put Your Cloud on Auto-Pilot

Auto-pilot: Just the phrase brings to our minds images of James Bond’s super sleek Aston Martin or the Dark Knight’s Batmobile. But today, we aren’t …

Dropbox Is Moving From the Internet to a Private Network

The Internet includes too many bottlenecks for Dropbox to rely on it for fast and reliable data storage and access.<p>PCMag reviews products …

CoreOS CEO: Amazon Web Services customers heading down a “very proprietary” path

Amazon Web Services achieved critical and commercial success by changing the way companies procure infrastructure for their critical applications, …