There are seven key megatrends driving the future of enterprise IT. You can remember them all with the helpful mnemonic acronym CAMBRIC, which stands for Cloud ComputingArtificial IntelligenceMobilityBig DataRoboticsInternet of ThingsCyberSecurity. CTOvision provides continuous context on all these hot topics.

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Today’s Internet connects people, governments, academia and business. The already emerging Internet of Things goes far beyond that. Largely enabled by embedded computing devices and ubiquitous communications, the Internet of Things reaches to vehicles, homes, towns and cities, commerce, manufacturing and every aspect of industry.

We track the hot topics, the operating concepts, the security challenges and the companies driving the IoT trend forward. As we do we always keep the enterprise angle in mind.

These and many other related topics are tracked at Things Cyber in  Cloud ComputingArtificial IntelligenceMobilityBig DataRoboticsInternet of Things and Cybersecurity.

2017 Edition of The Cyber Threat Provides New Insights Into Bad Actors

The Cyber Threat was written to help executives, especially those without a deep background in cybersecurity, understand the nature of adversaries in cyberspace. Now updated for 2017, the book includes a new section on the technological environment that can help decision-makers get their heads around the new tech enabled world arising around us. The book […]

Cyber Sat Summit: 7-8 Nov in Tysons Corner

The Cyber Sat Security in Aerospace Summit of 7 and 8 November is focused on the ever-evolving threat of cyber attacks in the satellite and aerospace industries. CyberSat 2017 is the first event of its kind, dedicated to assessing the ever-evolving threat of cyber attacks in the satellite and aerospace landscape. At this two-day event, […]

Cyber at the Crossroads: A one day symposium on the critical cyber events of 1997 and 1998 that shaped our response to cyber war

There are many challenges in cybersecurity. Most challenges are due to adversaries that continue to innovate and create new means of breaking into systems. But other challenges come from leaders who do not learn the lessons from history. We have called that problem cyber threat amnesia, the observed tendency of any organization to forget the […]

Cybersecurity Isn’t Just An Issue For Tech Companies: 4 Things All Businesses Should Know

News of data breaches typically involve big-name companies, like Home Depot and Target, leading to the assumption that cybersecurity issues are only a concern for larger businesses. In reality, data breaches and cybersecurity should be a concern for all business owners, not just people who work for large companies or in the tech industry. The […]

4 Lessons Businesses Can Learn From This Smart Lock Malfunction

The Internet of Things (IoT) is heavily built on the idea of connected households and associated gadgets. Many of the items we own interact with others, making our lives much more convenient. What happens when things go wrong, though? LockState, a provider of smart locks, found that out the hard way in early August when […]

Are you ready for state-sponsored zombie malware attacks?

On January 4, 2017 CTO Vision published a blog post titled “Are you ready for a state-sponsored cyber attack?” In hindsight, the blog post should have been titled “Are you ready for state-sponsored zombie malware attacks?” Zombie malware combines the most deadly aspects of malware and zombie computers into one horrible mess. Typically malware gets […]