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IBM Ends Hadoop Distribution, Hortonworks Expands Hybrid Open Source

by Merv Adrian  |  June 21, 2017

IBM has followed Intel and EMC/Pivotal in abandoning efforts to make a business of Hadoop distributions, and followed Microsoft in making Hortonworks its supplying partner. At the former Hadoop Summit,...

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Are Millennials the "GRC Generation"?

by John Wheeler  |  May 12, 2015

This week, the Pew Research Center announced that the Millennials have officially surpassed Generation X as the largest generation in the U.S. workforce (see graphic below). For the past few...

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What Is In Your GRC "Junk Drawer"?

by John Wheeler  |  March 3, 2015

Everyone has one. Somewhere in their kitchen or garage is the infamous "junk drawer". Over time, the drawer fills up with gadgets, tools, scraps of paper with to do lists...

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The Top 3 Investment Challenges for Operational Risk Management

by John Wheeler  |  January 5, 2015

In my travels as a risk management research analyst and advisor, I am consistently faced with the resistance toward making real, substantial investments in operational risk management (ORM) programs and...

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The Road to Enduring SFA Adoption Success: Part 1

by Tad Travis  |  July 8, 2014

Last month I spoke with an IT leader from a B2B company who asked a question that comes up very frequently in many sales force automation (SFA) projects.  He inquired,  "How do...

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The Best Guarantors of Brand and Reputation Are Good People

by French Caldwell  |  May 1, 2014

Last week my colleagues Andrew Walls, Stessa Cohen and I published the "Regulated Social Media Survival Guide."  While not all enterprises have strict regulations that limit how they can use...

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Who Is Liable, and For How Much, When Your Third Party Isn’t Available?

by Business Continuity  |  February 4, 2013

Friday’s Bank of America outage reminded me of an increasingly frequent question we receive on third party liability due to an operating outage.  The use of cloud service providers is...

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September is National Preparedness Month in the U.S.: Take Advantage of It

by Business Continuity  |  September 4, 2012

It’s September. Kids are back to school and we adults have an internal clock driving us to start something new. BCM professionals can take advantage of this quest by leveraging...

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Attend Your Local ACP Tabletop Exercise! You Will Learn A Lot (and in the safety of a non-workplace environment)

by Business Continuity  |  September 28, 2011

On Tuesday September 20, 2011, I attended my local CT ACP chapter’s annual tabletop exercise. Hosted at Northeast Utilities, the ACP management team in conjunction with NU’s BCM team, conducted...

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