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Centrify expert on being proactive in cybersecurity hygiene measures

Threat actors are relentlessly targeting end users for their credentials to penetrate corporate networks and businesses must be proactive in their cybersecurity hygiene measures. That is according to Kamel Heus, Regional Director, Northern, Southern Europe, Middle East and Africa, Centrify. The recent Intersec 2019 held in Dubai had an interesting participant – an American company […]


Artificial Intelligence and the birth of the next generation data centre

Ian Jansen van Rensburg, VMware EMEA Senior Systems Engineer, looks at the rise of Artificial Intelligence and the birth of the next generation data centre. Artificial Intelligence has rapidly become a leading driver of innovation, creating competitive advantages and new business opportunities. The proliferation of data is enabling breakthroughs across disparate industries, from transportation and […]


Exploring the role of cybersecurity in enterprise risk management

Anna Mazzone, MD and GM of UK and Ireland at MetricStream, discusses the role of cybersecurity in enterprise risk management. The importance of cybersecurity has never been so acute with data breaches and cyberincidents regularly making headlines. The fallout from cyberattacks can be far-reaching and long-lasting, and no organisation is safe. The impact can include […]


Get To Know: Mike Kelly, Chief Information Officer, Red Hat

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Red Hat’s Mike Kelly, to find out what makes him tick. What first made you think of a career in technology? I started my career in accounting. After I experienced the systems I had to use to do my job, I knew that my work […]


Get To Know: CEO of Scale Computing, Jeff Ready

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Scale Computing’s Jeff Ready, to find out what makes him tick. What first made you think of a career in technology? I’ve been in and around IT technology my entire life. My father ran information systems for an industrial construction company and as a kid, […]


Meeting the intelligent data management needs of 2019

Dave Russell, Vice President for Product Strategy at Veeam, outlines five intelligent data management needs CIOs need to know about in 2019. The world of today has changed drastically due to data. Every process, whether an external client interaction or internal employee task, leaves a trail of data. Human and machine generated data is growing […]


ServiceNow expert: How CIOs can foster an agile IT organisation

Chris Bedi, CIO at ServiceNow, says CIOs can build an agile IT organisation that is more attuned to the needs of the business. For example, he suggests CIOs should have their IT teams listen to quarterly earnings calls with analysts to help them understand the strategic goals of the business. Agility is a big deal. […]


How Artificial Intelligence is disrupting the SaaS market

Article by: Kyle Shamorian, Content Marketing Manager, Cleverbridge The fervent push from enterprise to Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) within the last decade has enabled end-users to sidestep some of the key hurdles associated with software maintenance and implementation. Chief among them include ease of installation and upgrades, streamlined testing and training, and minimising an otherwise large upfront cost. As […]


Expert opinion: Is the honeymoon over for Artificial Intelligence?

Cyril Perducat, Executive Vice President of Internet of Things and Digital Offers, Schneider Electric, asks how businesses can seize value from Artificial Intelligence. Last year, Forrester noted that: “The honeymoon for enterprises naively celebrating the cure-all promises of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies is over: …AI and all other new technologies like big data and cloud […]


5G: Just the next wave or a special generation?

Article by: Chris Lewis 5G is a special generation for mobile. In fact, it’s much more than mobile. The framework of technology must embrace fixed as well as cellular, licensed as well as unlicensed. It is so important to the future of society that a fresh look at spectrum, shared investment and the positioning of […]