How to Protect Your Company from Security Threats

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Security threats are one of the biggest issues that keep tech leaders up at night. Keeping your systems safe and secure is an ongoing battle, and it’s a battle most companies fear they will lose. According to recent data, only 26 percent of IT leaders feel that their departments are well-equipped to handle security threats…. Read more »

It Pays To Pay Down Technical Debt

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Paying down technical debt – old and cluttered code clogging up the system – is something that most tech teams have on their wish list, but often fail to get to amid much more pressing and mission-critical tasks. However, cluttered codebases create a tangled mess for future developers. It is worth it to put a… Read more »

3 Ways to Overcome CIO Burnout

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When you think of overcoming burnout, you probably think of taking an extended vacation, from which you return refreshed and re-energized.  But too often, within days of returning to work, you feel no better than you did before you left. If you are stuck in a cycle of constantly putting out fires for your tech… Read more »

Is Blockchain Becoming Normal?

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Is blockchain finally becoming normal?  At the start of the New Year, MIT Technology Review took a stand, positing that 2019 will be the year in which blockchain finally reaches mass utilization. The Case For Blockchain Normalization The piece starts off giving a history of blockchain and reminds the reader that the technology was built… Read more »

Is Your Team Ready For The New Year?

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A new calendar year is an exciting time. It’s a fresh start and a chance to push yourself and your tech team to the next level.  There are many ways to prepare your team for the new year, but goal alignment is one of the most critical steps of the planning process. When you align… Read more »

These Cloud-Based Security Concerns Are Really Just Myths

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Despite widespread adoption of cloud-based systems, many organizations worry about transferring core functions to the cloud. Even though the public cloud can decrease costs, improve efficiencies and allow IT teams to focus on more strategic initiatives, many people are still concerned about security. Myths about cloud security still abound, and it is necessary to separate… Read more »

What is Change Management? And Why Is it Key to Digital Transformation?

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Digital transformations are complex, and according to a recent survey, nearly 90% of transformations fail.  There are a host of contributing factors that can lead to failure, but the most common thread is poor change management. What Is Change Management? There are hundreds of definitions for change management, but generally speaking, it can be defined… Read more »

Get a New Job with Updated C Programming Skills

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Created in 1972 by Dennis Ritchie of Bell Labs, C has since become one of the most popular programming languages of all time. While many developers believe everyone should know it, some still write it off as an outdated language that isn’t necessary to learn to build a great career. However, there is a viable… Read more »

Is Your WiFi Network Under Attack?

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If you think the answer is, “no,” think again. Every corporate WiFi network is a potential target for hackers to use as a means to gain full control over your network and infrastructure, causing massive damage and loss. Corporate WiFi Networks Are Easy Pickings According to a recent report, WiFi networks are more vulnerable than… Read more »

The Effect of Cryptocurrencies on a Global Scale

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There has been much attention focused on cryptocurrencies in recent years, driven by the meteoric 1,000+ percent rise of Bitcoin prices. But what does cryptocurrency mean on a global scale, and what will the impact of this volatile market be? Crypto’s Global Allure Cryptocurrency is a virtual currency that uses cryptography to secure and verify… Read more »