Ken Hall, Data Center Solutions Architect at Commscope, provides some fascinating insights into the world of networks and connectivity, with wireless infrastructure, fueled in part by the advent of 5G, predicted to grow in importance as end users demand a secure, ‘seamless’ work experience, no matter where, when or how.
This week on the Hewlett Packard Labs Podcast, Dejan Milojicic and senior researcher Christina Vlachou travel through time and space, from peer-to-peer networking 20 years ago to the Edge and IoT devices today, and from Athens to Lausanne to Palo Alto. Christina dissects the IEEE 802.11 standard and its application to the edge, AI, privacy and augmented reality. She also teaches us how to achieve diversity by fighting stereotypes. Καλή μέρα!
Phil Alsop, Editor of Digitalisation World talks to Donna Johnson, Vice President of Product and Solution Marketing at Cradlepoint. Wireless has a significant role to play as smart city initiatives start to leverage the potential of IoT. The retail industry is also undergoing fundamental change when it comes to customer interaction.
Leeds-headquartered SaaS firm eviFile has announced it’s working with Alstom Transport UK Ltd – the multinational rolling stock manufacturer and the UK’s leading signalling and rail infrastructure provider in CP6 – to roll out the eviFile platform across all live UK projects, including a contract worth £130 million.
Wrike has released new findings that uncover the cost of work complexities brought about by the Digital Era and accelerated transformations. According to the research report commissioned by Wrike, “Dark Matter of Work: The Hidden Cost of Work Complexities,” up to 55% of the work that takes place within an organisation is not visible to key stakeholders, costing organisations up to $60 million a year in wasted time, delayed or canceled projects, and employee churn. This lack of visibility has created the “Dark Matter of Work,” a term coined by Wrike Founder Andrew Filev to describe the vast amount of work that isn’t captured, tracked, or measured against goals because it takes place in synchronous applications and unstructured ways.
With an unprecedented number of employees now working in hybrid or fully remote environments, compounded by an increase in cyber threats and a more overwhelmed, COVID-19 information fatigued workforce, there has never been a more critical time to effectively create and maintain a cyber-secure workforce and an engaged security culture.