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Career roadmap: Artificial Intelligence Engineer

AI is becoming ubiquitous across all the functional areas of business and is expected to break the $500 billion mark by 2024, according to IDC. So what does it take to become an AI engineer? We spoke with Mike Harasimowicz, principal...


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Why Amazon’s home robot sounds like a terrible idea

Wrong company. Wrong product. Robotics companies should be focusing on robots for businesses, not homes.


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What is homomorphic encryption, and why should you care?

While it's still 4-5 years away from large scale deployment, the need to securely and confidentially process many types of data means that the typical data encryption employed today just won't cut it for the future. Homomorphic...


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AI engineering can help organizations get the most out of Artificial Intelligence deployments

The term “artificial intelligence” (AI) is turning up seemingly everywhere these days, creating confusion in the market and perhaps even some disillusionment among technology decision makers.


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Can WebAuthn and U2F finally give us safe and easy Two-Factor authentication?

Using your smartphone for two-factor authentication is easy, but it's not as secure as you might think. The real future for secure 2FA lies in the WebAuthn and Universal 2nd Factor standards.


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Budgeting for innovation

Where do CIOs get the dollars to support innovation projects? If innovation isn't planned, do CIOs regularly need to pass around the tin cup around or kill their existing projects and services?


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Why migrating to .Net 5 is worth the effort

It might be painful but the long-term gains of migrating to .Net 5 are worth the disruption, Microsoft says.


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What you need to know about the new world of social

Huge changes are suddenly taking place in the world of social media. It's time to throw away old assumptions about how social communication works.


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Forget the users, the threat starts in the software supply chain

While every corporate network large and small tries hard to implement security policies to ensure users are only able to work with legitimate applications and data services -- when the core software supply chain itself is compromised,...


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Tech Resume Library: 25 downloadable templates for IT pros

A well-crafted resume will attract recruiters, HR pros and hiring managers, but getting it just right is a daunting task. To jump start the process, Insider Pro has assembled this collection of real resumes revamped by professional...


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5 ways to grow the cybersecurity workforce in 2021

The cybersecurity workforce shortage and related skills gap stubbornly persists. Risks will continue to grow in 2021, so it’s vital that organization take action to grow their cybersecurity workforce. Here's five ways to attract...


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The new workplace – moving to generation 2 for remote work and beyond

Organizations struggled with getting remote workers enabled when the pandemic hit, and while many implemented Generation 1 approaches, a new wave of Generation 2 solutions is now becoming available that will require enterprises to...


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The central issue with decentralized applications

In its rawest form, a decentralized application is any app that runs on a connected network of compute resources, but our modern notion of decentralized applications (or DApps) is one where apps run on a peer-to-peer (P2P) network of...


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Career roadmap: Database Administrator

As information becomes ever more strategically important for organizations, database administrators continue to play a vital role in the success of enterprises.


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SolarWinds: "IT's Pearl Harbor."

The experts agree. SolarWinds was the worst security disaster of all time, and it's not done with us yet.