Cyber Security Skills Businesses Will Look For in 2017

The coming year brings new opportunities for businesses to grow and develop with the latest data tools, but with this advancement comes a series of risks and downfalls. Cyber security is a more pressing issue than ever, with hackers and cyber terrorists advancing all the time. That’s why 2017 calls for experts with the most-needed […]

Protecting Your (and your workforces’s) Personal Information at Home

A trend we have noticed in engagements across multiple sectors of the economy is an absolute thirst for information on best practices for protecting information at home. Every employee of every company, from the most senior executive to most junior intern, is now leveraging advanced interconnected technologies in amazing new ways at home. In doing […]

Register With 20% Discount Code for San Jose Strata Hadoop World

The Feb 17-20 Strata Hadoop World in San Jose has an incredible line up of speakers and hot topics. Attending is a great way to track the latest in the community, learn (and share) lessons learned and find the most capable technologies ready for enterprise use. This is the place to dive deep into the […]

We’re Live! Now What? The Importance of Good Functional Management

Launching a new application is always a celebration for the project team, but the success of the application is partly determined after the implementation. During this follow-up, the role of the functional manager is an important one — but how do you take on this role? Having visited a lot of organizations as their consultant, […]

Ransomware Exponentially Increasing as IoT Provides Physical Targeting Opportunities

This article increases awareness for organizations seeking to enhance their digital risk posture against the increasing threat of ransomware (a type of malware) deployed by threat actors to prevent or limit users from accessing their system until a ransom is paid. Ransomware is increasingly targeting multiple industries with downtime and lost productivity as its attack […]

Generative Adversary Networks: A very exciting development in Artificial Intelligence

For years there has been a growing concern that many forms of machine learning are actually easier to deceive than they should be (and there is good reason to be concerned, for background on why see the paper recommended to me by my friend Lewis Shepherd: “Deep Neural Networks are Easily Fooled”). Many of us have […]