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On CRM initiatives, the CIO in 2017 is the Supportive Gatekeeper.

by Michael Maoz  |  June 22, 2017

On a call the other day with a very innovative financial services company somewhere across a sea, the wonderful Global Head of Digital Channels described their CIO as a supportive gatekeeper. What...

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How to Tune your SaaS Business Model

by Steve Crawford  |  June 14, 2017

Three key performance metrics, across different stages of growth, form the foundation of a successful SaaS business model. Technology business unit leaders (especially those new to SaaS) need to understand...

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This time I don't really mind being wrong

by Jeffrey Mann  |  May 24, 2017

Data sovereignty is a persistent topic in my cloud office inquiries. Many customers want to know where Microsoft Office 365 or Google G Suite will put their emails, files and...

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More Cloud Security Monitoring Contemplations

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 25, 2017

Your choice for security monitoring and/or threat detection technologies for different cloud models (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS) is, essentially: Use the security controls that your cloud service provider (CSP) offers …...

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Cloud Threat Detection Research

by Anton Chuvakin  |  April 19, 2017

What an amazing coincidence! After all the UEBA / UBA excitement (that is, sadly, still ongoing….) and after my short threat hunting paper (out already!), we are about to revisit...

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Hadoop FAQs - April Webinar Q&A

by Merv Adrian  |  April 16, 2017

Nick Heudecker and I received numerous questions during our April Hadoop webinar with several hundred attendees, and we have summarized and answered them below. How can Hadoop-Spark interface with conventional RDBMS such as Oracle/UDB/Teradata...

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The Edge Will Eat The Cloud

by Thomas Bittman  |  March 6, 2017

Today, cloud computing is eating enterprise data centers, as more and more workloads are born in the cloud, and some are transforming and moving to the cloud. But there's another...

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Are Robots Taking Over Marketing?

by Andrew Frank  |  March 2, 2017

You’ve probably heard that 2017 is the year marketers are expected to overtake IT in technology spending (subscribers can read The State of Marketing 2016: What Gartner for Marketing Leaders'...

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Talkin' 'bout AWS and Identity

by Mark Diodati  |  March 2, 2017

Amazon Web Services is an amazing platform. It makes impossible computing challenges, well, possible. It is one of only two “up and right quadrant” providers in Gartner’s IaaS Magic Quadrant—and...

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Google Cloud Spanner Enters With a Splash

by Donald Feinberg  |  February 27, 2017

This post was authored by Rick Greenwald, Merv Adrian and Donald Feinberg Last week, Google launched its internal Cloud Spanner DBMS into a public beta. Claiming to be both strongly consistent (like...

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