Paul Kirvan discusses the importance of creating an after-action report following a disaster recovery exercise and offers tips on creating the report.
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Airbnb does it; Uber does it. What about your organization? Sangeet Paul Choudary lays out the fundamentals of the platform business model.
In this Q&A, Michael Stonebraker explains why big data and ETL don't play well together and why CIOs should start thinking data curation rather than data integration.
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Heimdal Security researchers have found new cases of the nesting-doll financial malware, while Fortinet researchers peel back the layers to reveal its surprising intricacies.
A new Symantec report shows a significant fall in banking malware infections in 2014, but the company warns that malware remains a threat to financial firms.
Windows Phone 7 security features are proving to be a mixed bag. Sam Cattle assesses the enterprise security pros and cons of the latest Windows mobile platform.
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Learn about bandwidth management vendor Websense's partner program in this standardized checklist.
Learn more about configuration control software vendor Tripwire, Inc.'s partner program in this standardized checklist.
This section of the chapter excerpt focuses on supporting multiple administrative levels of router configuration.