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It's time to push the data pedal hard

Sport can always teach business a thing or two, the acceleration of data in pro-cycling and F1 is set to deliver big wins.


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Secret CSO: Brandon Hoffman, Netenrich

What metrics or KPIs do you use to measure security effectiveness? “There is a wide variety of metrics that people can use for security but the challenge is that there is no universal metric.”


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Meet the challenge of migrating to the cloud

More than 70% of companies have now migrated at least some workloads into the public cloud, and momentum is increasing: more than two-thirds of companies surveyed in 2020 plan to increase their cloud adoption. Cost control, however,...


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CTO Sessions: Wilson Pang, Appen

Which emerging technology are you most excited about the prospect of? “… I’m particularly excited about AI in the manufacturing industry, where we will see AI and IoT come together to transform the industry...”


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If you build it, they will come: Four steps to building a security operations centre that top talent wants to be a part of

In an age where junior analysts only stay at a job an average of 12 to 18 months, building an effective SOC means creating an environment that skilled workers are drawn to and has career staying power. Allistair Scott, Senior Security...


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C-suite career advice: Marilou van Doorn, Leaseweb

What would put you off a candidate? “Lack of self-reflection.”


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The road less travelled - why the Middle East is wooing western tech startups

Looking beyond the oil economy, Middle East governments are investing in tech startups. Many are local, but European and UK innovators are also accessing money and non-financial support.


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CIO Spotlight: John Lee, NovaFori

Does the conventional CIO role include responsibilities it should not hold? “It is vitally important that the CIO can contribute to and fully support the business strategy.”


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AI brain gardening, why pruning can yield sweeter fruit

On the journey to explainable, understandable, unbiased and wholly business-applicable AI, knowing what order machine brains learn in is key to being able to access machine intelligence and so gauge its worth when applied to modern...


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From Talos to Turing: The History of AI

An exploration of the historic evolution of artificial intelligence (AI), starting with visions from antiquity, examining Turing's ground-breaking paper, right through to the Low Code/No Code platforms of tomorrow.


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Secret CSO: Chad Thunberg, Yubico

What metrics or KPIs do you use to measure security effectiveness? "One of the more powerful but simple metrics is the rate of adoption for our security infrastructure."


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Why graphs will form the basis for a new HR industry

Global HR influencer Josh Bersin recently singled out graph databases as the basis for a new wave of HCM technology over the next 5-10 years. Neo4j’s Amy Holder examines the claim and considers some real-world examples.


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CTO Sessions: Matei Zaharia, Databricks

What is the biggest issue that you’re helping customers with at the moment? "The biggest issue is how to make data and AI powered applications simpler and more reliable to build."


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Five years on: How Petya ransomware changed cybersecurity forever

Five years after Petya, Webroot's Nick Emanuel looks at the mechanics of ransomware and how it has changed since Petya's inception, and the practical impacts the malware has had on the cybersecurity industry.


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Red Hat CEO: Every CIO is a cloud engineer

Red Hat CEO Paul Cormier used his keynote address at the company's annual user conference to explain his firm's focus on increasingly complex and powerful hybrid cloud stacks - the upshot of which, for the average firm in the street,...