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HPE Rolls Out The Machine Prototype, Its Version of the Future of Computing

Tue, 2017-05-16 14:59
Yevgeniy Sverdlik | Data Center Knowledge Hewlett Packard Enterprise unveiled its answer to the problems that may arise in the near future as the size of datasets that need to be analyzed outgrows the capabilities of the fastest processors.

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The Doyle Report: A Distinctly Different Take on the WannaCry Attack

Tue, 2017-05-16 12:09
Cybersleuth Ian Trump of ZoneFox says attack was trial balloon with a built-in kill switch Separating truth from fiction in cybercrime is anyone's guess. But some experts simply know more than others.

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Resellers Can Add Value for SMBs Navigating IoT Security Threats

Mon, 2017-05-15 13:15
Dirk Morris, Founder & Chief Product Officer, Untangle For small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), managing security risks has always been a challenge. But as SMBs ramp up their use of Internet of Things (IoT) devices, the risks are rising. Value added resellers (VARs) and managed service providers (MSPs) have the opportunity to provide the security SMBs need.

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Cyberattack Is Blunted as Governments, Companies Gain Upper Hand

Mon, 2017-05-15 08:20
Bloomberg More than 200,000 computers in at least 150 countries have so far been infected, according to Europol, the European Union’s law enforcement agency.

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Toshiba Set to Strike Back as Western Digital Clash Heats Up

Mon, 2017-05-15 08:03
Bloomberg The escalating standoff between the companies over the chip sale could imperil Toshiba’s plans to use cash from the divestment to plug a hole in its balance sheet.

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Worldwide Ransomware Attack Underway Using Stolen NSA Tools

Fri, 2017-05-12 17:14
Aldrin Brown | MSPmentor Significant targets of the Microsoft Windows-based attack thus far include Britain’s National Health Service, that nation’s main healthcare apparatus, and telecoms Telefonica, of Spain, and Russia’s MegaFon.

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Zero One: Mining the Martech Gold Rush

Fri, 2017-05-12 14:58
It’s time for everyone, from conservative CMOs to traditional channel companies, to jump on the marketing tech bandwagon.

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Airlines Fret About Laptop Ban From Europe in Peak Season

Fri, 2017-05-12 13:18
Bloomberg The ban could also prevent business passengers’ ability to work on their laptops on long-haul routes across the Atlantic.

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The Benefits of Using an Application-based Network

Fri, 2017-05-12 13:15
Kyle Brown, Director of Business Development, Extreme Networks Advancements in technology have created an increasing dependency and demand for a higher standard of IT services, particularly as it relates to networking. A transition like this can lead to many integration complexities that businesses must be aware of.

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Security Central: Cybersecurity Plugs Into ‘The Matrix’, AI & Network Cybersecurity Get Flexible

Thu, 2017-05-11 14:23
"After this, there is no turning back. You take the blue pill - the story ends, you wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill - you stay in Wonderland and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes." So, would you take the red pill or blue pill? Turns out, according to a recent technological development, we've already started down the rabbit hole.

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The Doyle Report: Three Insights on the MSP Market

Thu, 2017-05-11 12:36
A one-on-one interview with Kaseya CEO Fred Voccola Based on the recurring revenue growth of a Kaseya MSP in North America, and research Kaseya has paid for from third parties, the health of the market is “awesome,” says CEO Fred Voccola.

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Pax8 Makes Case for New Approach to Cloud Distribution

Thu, 2017-05-11 12:12
Traditional distribution wasn't designed to handle cloud business, Pax8 exec Ryan Walsh says Denver, Colorado-based Pax8 recently crossed the 1,300 partner mark. Here's its vision for the future of cloud distribution.

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Microsoft Unveils New Cloud Services for AI and Industrial Sensors

Wed, 2017-05-10 14:33
Bloomberg At the Build developer conference in Seattle, Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella highlighted Azure cloud services for the Internet of Things.

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Cyber Crime Fears Drive Up Demand for Anti-Hacker Insurance

Wed, 2017-05-10 10:26
Bloomberg Insurers see coverage against hackers as one of their most promising markets, estimating that premiums will triple over the next four years.

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Zero One: 11 Highest Paying Tech Jobs in U.S. for 2017

Tue, 2017-05-09 12:53
Glassdoor and LinkedIn report big paychecks for tech workers

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How to Create a Winning Company Culture with Core Values

Tue, 2017-05-09 12:15
Nick Heddy, VP of Sales at Pax8 Early on in any startup organization, the leadership is often focused on the tactical elements: customer acquisition, building vendor relationships, setting up monitoring tools, establishing metrics and accounting.

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Toshiba Warns Western Digital to Stop Interfering With Chip Sale

Tue, 2017-05-09 11:15
Bloomberg Toshiba Corp. has told Western Digital Corp. to stop interfering in plans to sell its memory chip business.

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The Doyle Report: Kaseya Opens Connect Conference with Acquisition, Competitive Win

Tue, 2017-05-09 10:51
IT management solutions company buys Unigma and announces general availability of the Unigma Cloud Management Suite.

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Zero One: CIO Disruption and the Rise of AI

Mon, 2017-05-08 12:59
A Brocade study sheds light on the changing face of IT, with artificial intelligence emerging as a crucial skill set.

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Storage & HCI: Bolted on vs. Built-in

Mon, 2017-05-08 11:57
Choice is always a good thing, but your expertise can help customers decide whether it makes sense to implement HCI solutions that integrate with existing infrastructure or to bolt new products on.

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