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Pegasystems CTO: No silver bullets, low-code software dos & don’ts

We’ve known low-code software shortcuts in one form or another for many years before the current revolution. Pegasystems CTO Don Schuerman reflects back on this technology’s current guise and helps to provide a few low-code dos and...

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Asia seeks to adopt ecommerce and embedded finance to boost innovation

Embedded finance has integrated seamlessly into the fintech landscape in recent years, having a strong impact on B2B companies who have been able to use the technology to modernise their financial processes. How has embedded finance...

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Secret CSO: Upendra Mardikar, Snap Finance

What is the worst current trend in cybersecurity? “The worst trend right now is that we are in Cyber Pandemic with no end in sight. Security is still an afterthought in most of the organisations.”

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Secure Access Service Edge (SASE): Which solution is best?

Peerspot users review the highest reviewed solutions in the secure access service edge (SASE) market.

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CTO Sessions: Chris Wade, Itential

What has been your greatest career achievement? “Realising the network needed to be treated as software, I was able to help build Itential into a company that would prioritise such unique innovation within a legacy market.”

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Stack Overflow CEO sets sights on a billion-user opportunity

Prashanth Chandrasekar, CEO of developers’ favourite Stack Overflow, believes his site can go further.

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C-suite career advice: Stan Schneider, Real-Time Innovations

What was the most valuable piece of career advice that you received? “As a student: get a degree that combines engineering and computer science. The future will be built from smart things; people who understand how things work and...

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Why all organisations can access the benefits of observability 

No matter the organisation, the IT tech stack is getting more complex by the day. To manage these demands businesses are grappling for the resources and skills to manage their digital infrastructure, maintain uptime, and keep on the...

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CIO Spotlight: Ilona Simpson, Netskope

Should the CIO role have additional responsibilities it does not currently include? “I personally see opportunity to work closer with CISOs, and to jointly drive business-wide efforts related to “good digital citizenship” of...

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Escaping operational black holes with unified ‘full-fidelity’ observability

As tech leaders now look to gain deep and granular tranches of management control across their IT estates, there is a reasonable (if not compelling) argument for questioning the form, focus and fidelity of our observability viewpoint...

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How to communicate risk to the board: the ‘Goldilocks’ approach

Boards care about risk – while boards are getting more IT-savvy members to cope with the challenges and changes that are taking place around their businesses, they really care about risk. Boards and executives are now approaching...

Paul Calatayud, CISO at Aqua Security

Secret CSO: Paul Calatayud, Aqua Security

Explain your career path. Did you take any detours? “Some people would probably say the army was a detour, although I don’t think so. It was certainly an unusual introduction to the industry.”

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Database Security: Which solution is best?

Peerspot users review the highest reviewed solutions in the database security market.

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CTO Sessions: Gal Shaul, Augury

What predictions do you have for the role of the CTO in the future? “With the increasing pace of innovation, CTOs will need to get better at disrupting their own products.”

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Tech start-ups are the solution to boosting economic growth in Africa

Africa is trailing behind the world in developing a knowledge-based, digital economy but governments can change this by supporting tech start-ups through incentives and investment in workforce skills, says the World Economic Forum.