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One year in, fewer than half of professionals believe GDPR increased data protection

Younger workers are more impassioned about technology regulation, while half of all professionals are annoyed by pop-ups and opt-ins for data handling. With the anniversary of the start of enforcement of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe, confidence in the effects of regulation remains mixed, according to survey results published Thursday by asset management solutions vendor Snow Software. Only [...]

By |2019-05-24T12:39:41+00:00May 24th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to stay cybersecure while traveling for business: 6 tips

More than 70% of business travelers have been at risk for cyberattacks, according to an IBM Security report. Business travelers are some of the most at-risk victims of cyberattacks, but don't seem to realize it, according to an IBM Security report conducted by Morning Consult released Tuesday. The transportation industry has become the second-most attacked industry, and since January [...]

By |2019-05-22T13:05:58+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What makes employees happy: 3 myths

These five elements increase employee satisfaction, according to a Wrike report (hint: none are ping pong or free beer). Employee happiness should be a business imperative: Research shows that happy employees are better at customer service, and are far less likely to get burnt out or leave their jobs than their less happy peers, making happiness a [...]

By |2019-05-20T13:47:59+00:00May 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How to become a connected leader: 4 key factors

In an SAP SAPPHIRE 2019 session, Traci Maddox spoke about the benefits of being a connected leader in today's digitally transforming enterprise. The entire mission, environment, and personality of an organization begins at the top. Leaders are responsible for a company's efficiency, digital transformation initiatives, longevity, and more. Because of their multitude of responsibilities, leaders must be willing [...]

By |2019-05-17T12:39:21+00:00May 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tracking 5G: Ookla’s coverage map tracks worldwide network rollout

Presently, there are 303 rollouts of 5G mobile networks across 294 locations across the globe, operated by a total of 20 mobile carriers. The rollout of 5G network services is advancing, slowly, as mobile network operators are sprinting to deploy new base stations around the world. Although deployments are occurring, practically being able to use these networks [...]

By |2019-05-15T15:22:37+00:00May 15th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The top 10 megatrends transforming businesses

At SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2019, Svend Wittern discussed the biggest factors changing businesses to date. In today's market, four out of five IT pros believe digital transformation is critical for a business' survival, according to a recent Masergy report. As companies prepare for the Fourth Industrial Revolution, executives are forced to sift through numerous of megatrends and buzzwords circulating [...]

By |2019-05-08T13:14:52+00:00May 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What’s the secret behind a successful project: Project managers or project processes?

Two scenarios explore the reasons behind a project's success and a project's failure. Companies often celebrate successful projects and anguish over failed ones without always knowing, which was the key factor in the outcome: The project manager (PM) or the process. How do you decipher what causes a project to succeed or fail? Check out [...]

By |2019-05-01T12:41:14+00:00May 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Embracing creativity to improve cyber-readiness

How approaching cybersecurity with creativity in mind can lead to better protection from digital threats This Sunday April 21st is World Creativity and Innovation Day, a day to celebrate and encourage creative thinking across all disciplines. It is easy to think of creativity as a skill confined to the arts, when creativity and the ability [...]

By |2019-04-29T14:36:01+00:00April 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments