CIOs wary of sharing cyberthreat data
CIOs are still lukewarm to the idea of sharing the cybersecurity threat information the U.S. government is requesting in its Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act. Department of Homeland Security official Andy Ozment reassures IT executives that the feds just want to ‘help you.’
How to prepare for the IT department of the future
In the IT industry, change is the only constant. So how can IT professionals best prepare themselves for the future? Follow these steps.
Data scientists a “currency for transformation”
To have a better understanding of this 'sexy' job, I spoke to Vivek Gupta, Microsoft's senior data scientist and Vivek Ravindran, Director, Data Insights Lead, Microsoft Asia Pacific, to get an insight into what a data scientist actually does, and why they are increasingly crucial in an organisation.
5 reasons you need to hire a Chief Privacy Officer
Businesses are increasingly relying on data, but they're overlooking another key aspect of data: privacy. In order to keep up with the growing regulations surrounding data privacy, it may be time to hire a Chief Privacy Officer.
How to protect security product investments
A security workforce shortage and other factors compound the problem of misconfigured security tools. There are solutions.
6 outsourcing questions to ask during an M&A
Merger and acquisition activity is at record levels, requiring selling companies to renegotiate outsourcing arrangements for their divested entities.
Real estate firm CIO moves on amid shifts to shared services
Durgesh Sharma is out at Colliers International after developing custom client and broker applications, which he hosted in Microsoft’s Azure public cloud.
How to measure the success of enterprise mobile apps
If you’re not testing the performance of the mobile apps your company is deploying, you may be driving your employees into the shadows.
Accelerating digital transformation on the 3rd Platform
At the recently concluded ITEX Asia, which was held at Singapore Expo on January 21 and 22, 2016, Bryan Ma, Vice President, Client Devices, IDC Asia Pacific and Worldwide, talked about the six 'innovation accelerators' and how they can spur digital transformation.
The North Face sees A.I. as a perfect fit
Artificial Intelligence adds a sense of “human” assistance for online buyers.
Hiring a data scientist? You're doing it all wrong
Businesses and technology leaders have learned a lot about the importance of data and the need for data scientists, but do they understand what the role of a data scientist should entail?