Insight, a global
provider of IT hardware, software and service solutions, has shared its
predictions for the information technology landscape in 2016. The list reflects
trends that have emerged over the past 12 months, as well as those predicted to
dominate during the coming year.
Why losing the Redundant, Obsolete and
Trivial (ROT) data crippling IT budgets should be top of every technology
leader’s New Year’s resolution list in 2016. By Ian Wood, Global Solutions Senior
Interview with Camilla Winlo, Head of Data Privacy at Gemserv.
Women working in the IT industry share their experiences – covering the opportunities they have had, the challenges they have had to overcome during their careers to date, and offering plenty of constructive thoughts and observations as to what improvements still need to be made when it comes to improving diversity within the workplace.
Andrew Hollister, CISO at LogRhythm, discusses the findings of the company’s recent report, produced in association with Ponemon Institute – covering the current threat landscape, the need for clear communications between the CISO and the CEO/board level executives, and the importance of using a security framework to help build an optimised, end-to-end and resilient cybersecurity infrastructure.
Leon Ward, VP of Product Management, ThreatQuotient, shares some early findings of the company’s ‘The State of Cybersecurity Automation 2022’ research report, which finds a dramatic increase in security automation activity, as well as highlighting the importance of managing expectations when it comes to implementation versus outcomes.
Paul Speciale, Chief Marketing Officer at Scality, discusses the results of the company’s recent data sovereignty survey, which found that, while the vast majority of companies have policies in place or have plans to do so, there’s a difference of opinion when it comes to relying on the public cloud alone or taking a hybrid approach when it comes to implementation.
In the highly competitive world of the private hire business, innovative IT support services can make a significant difference. Cloud infrastructure and data specialist PeaSoup has partnered with Virtual Rank, a cloud platform, to deliver the secure infrastructure that is powering the spectacular expansion of one taxi firm - which has seen turnover grow six-fold.
Ciena® has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Tibit Communications, Inc., a privately-held company headquartered in Petaluma, California, and that it has acquired Benu Networks, Inc., a privately-held company headquartered in Burlington, Massachusetts. Tibit and Benu are focused on simplifying broadband access networks through next-generation PON technologies and advanced subscriber management, respectively.