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Removal of barriers to digitalization key to Caribbean’s technological transformation

With limited access to the Internet and high broadband costs, the process of Digital Transformation is fraught with difficulties for the small island states that make up the Caribbean. Despite this, digitization has the potential to drive their economies forward,  overcome the challenges of remoteness and mitigate the threat of natural disasters through technological innovations. […]


Skillsoft report equips IT leaders to address the technology skills gap

A report from Skillsoft suggests upskilling and reskilling, rather than hiring, is the most sustainable way forward to address the technology skills gap. Skillsoft, a leader in digital learning, training and talent solutions to help organisations unleash their edge, has released Lean Into Tech: 2020 Tech Skills Trends & 2021 Predictions. During 2021 and beyond, […]


Aruba president says: “Welcome to the Era of the Intelligent Edge”

With changes in networking technology transforming the IT landscape, Keerti Melkote, President and Founder of Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, tells us we should prepare for the next phase – the adoption of the Intelligent Edge. Two significant trends have dominated networking technology during the last decade: the increased demand for mobility and the […]


McAfee expert predicts weaponizing of AI to attack home networks

Sandeep Chandana, Director, Global Technical Support, McAfee, predicts heterogenous home networks will come under attack with the weaponizing of AI. The COVID-19 pandemic has hastened the pace of the corporate IT transition to the cloud, accelerating the potential for new corporate cloud-related attack schemes. With increased cloud adoption and the large number of enterprises working […]


Three cybersecurity resolutions every business needs in 2021

Edwin Weijdema, Global Technologist, Product Strategy at Veeam, tells us how preparation for the cyberthreats of the future will put your business ahead of competitors and boost your productivity. Being able to retain customer trust has never been more important – or more difficult – following the events of 2020. With so much disarray and […]


The four 2021 networking trends every CIO needs to know

Partha Narasimhan, CTO of Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, outlines four trends that can provide CIOs and IT leaders with the tools to be better equipped for navigating the unpredictability of today and beyond. We enter 2021 in a very different place from where we were at the start of 2020. The role of […]


Overcoming ‘work from home’ security challenges: Security beyond the VPN

With IT leaders concerned about the challenges of securing employee’s access to the corporate network, Krupa Srivatsan, Director, Cybersecurity Product Marketing at Infoblox, looks at some rising threats that could be encountered. With the remote working trend on the rise due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many IT managers and corporate leaders have naturally been concerned […]


MayStreet slashes storage costs and streamlines operations with Wasabi

MayStreet, a specialist in packet capture, historical market data and market-access software for capital markets, is using Wasabi hot cloud storage for affordable, fast and reliable secondary storage. MayStreet archives data to Wasabi to free up on-premises storage capacity and protect its business-critical data for a fraction of the price of alternative solutions. Wasabi helps […]


Starline: Powering the essential availability and reliability of data centres

Reliable overhead power distribution systems are critical to the efficient operation of data centres. Starline offers effective power distribution and monitoring solutions for such mission critical environments. Intelligent CIO talks to David Skeans, the company’s VP of International Sales, about how Starline provides its customers with essential reliability, flexibility, scalability and efficient design. Can you […]


F5 Labs report reveals increasing attacker sophistication raises global cybersecurity stakes

COVID-19 continues to significantly embolden cybercriminals’ phishing and fraud efforts, according to new research from F5 Labs. The fourth edition of the Phishing and Fraud Report found that phishing incidents rose 220% during the height of the global pandemic compared to the yearly average. Based on data from F5’s Security Operations Center (SOC), the number […]


A passwordless future will move us into 21st century cybersecurity world

We asked industry experts if a passwordless future will help to ensure effective cybersecurity. Here are their responses: Bill Mrochek, Head of Product, IAM, JumpCloud Yes, a passwordless future helps to ensure effective cybersecurity.  MIT and Bell Labs introduced password security in the 1960s, but the concept dates back centuries. As children, many of us […]


The importance of cyber-resilience in a COVID-19 era

Tyler Moffitt, Webroot’s Security Analyst, explains how technology leaders can ensure the work practices of their colleagues do not put their company’s cybersecurity at risk. Among numerous other life adjustments, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused a flurry of fresh security risks as employees settle into more permanent work-from-home environments. Employees now assume the role of IT professional for […]


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