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IT Weekly Newsletter – July 25, Vol 16 No 29

60 Articles across 19 Subjects for the Week of 7-15-2016 to 7-21-2016

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The IT Weekly Newsletter is a compilation of 40+ technical articles from last week gleaned from sources arranged by subject; no company reviews, no product reviews, no white papers and no press releases.

The Storage Refresh Killer
Curing Storage Blindness

Sponsored Link from Storage Switzerland


Big Data / Analytics

Starting Tools
7 Tools to Help Your Company Get Started with Big Data
TechRepublic 7/20/16

Get a Grip
9 Tactics for Getting a Firm Grip on Data
Information Age 7/18/16

Accuracy vs. Quantity
Balancing the Demands of Big Data with Those of Accurate Data
Information Management 7/15/16

Business Continuity

Essential Skills
The Five Essential Skills of the Business Continuity Professional
Continuity Central 7/15/16


Cloud

DDoS
DDoS, the Cloud and You
The Register 7/21/16

Workload Ready
Is Your Workload Cloud-Ready? Ask these 3 Questions
InfoWorld 7/19/16

Portability Pipe Dream
Why Cloud Workload Portability is a Pipe Dream
InfoWorld 7/18/16


Compliance

Change Tool
Using Compliance as a Tool for Change
ComputerWorld 7/19/16


Data Management

Get a Grip
9 Tactics for Getting a Firm Grip on Data
Information Age 7/18/16
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Information Age 7/18/16


Email

Top-Level Spam
Getting A Handle on Spam Emanating from Generic Top-Level Domains
Network World 7/19/16

Encryption

DNA Based Storage
Sandia Labs Researchers build DNA-Based Encrypted Storage
Dark Reading 7/14/16


Internet

IoT Blind Rush
Businesses are Blindly Rushing into IoT
ComputerWorld 7/19/16

IoT Lemming Race
Businesses Are Rushing into IoT Like Lemmings
Network World 7/19/16

IoT Subway Beacon
Lost Underground? IoT Beacons Help Subway Riders find Their Way
Network World 7/19/16

Website Ban
Get off My Lawn: Federal Panel Says Websites can Ban Anyone
ComputerWorld 7/18/16

IoT SW Standards
Why Software Quality Standards Matter for Industrial IoT
InformationWeek 7/15/16


Management

Hiring Remote Workers
What to Look for When Hiring Remote Workers
TLNT 7/20/16

Engineer Leaders
Why Engineers make Great IT Leaders
IT World 7/19/16

Preventing Burn Out
Why Your Employees are Overworked, Burnt Out and Unmotivated
IT World 7/19/16

Good Boss Rules
The Best Bosses Follow These 7 Rules
Smart Brief 7/18/16

HVAC Guy
The CIO is becoming the HVAC Guy
ComputerWorld 7/18/16

Basic Security Facts
4 Basic Security Facts Everyone should Know
InfoWorld 7/19/16

Surging Tech Trends
Four Surging Tech Trends You must Watch
Washington Technology 7/15/16

Dumb Hiring's
Scientists Explain all Your Dumb Hiring Decisions
Fast Company 7/18/16

Physical Security
Beyond Data: Why CISOs Must Pay Attention to Physical Security
Dark Reading 7/18/16

IT Trust
Most CEOs are Planning to Kill Their Companies
IT World 7/15/16

Encourage Learning
14 Ways to Lead the Charge on Workplace Learning
Switch and Shift 7/14/16

Data Breach Preparation
How to Prepare for a Data Breach
Network World 7/14/16


Mobile Devices

Compromising Security
Wearables could Compromise Corporate Data
ComputerWorld 7/15/16


Networks

What is Li-Fi
What is Li-Fi? How does Li-Fi work?
TechWorld 7/19/16

Fronthaul and Backhaul
Fronthaul And Backhaul: Look Out, a Fusion is Coming!
Network World 7/18/16

Pokémon Go Effect
The Pokémon Go Effect on the network
Network World 7/15/16

Cool Security Products
The 10 Coolest Network Security Products of 2016 (So Far)
CRN 7/18/16


Operations

Renewable Energy Lawsuit
Why Data Center Provider Switch is Suing Nevada and NV Energy
Data Center Knowledge 7/20/16

Container Hype
Containers: Still More Hype than Substance
Virtualization Review 7/14/15

Shipping Terminology
Shipping Terminology for Manufacturers & Distributors
Business 2 Community 7/14/16

Understanding Containers
Understanding Containers: Docker, CoreOS, LXD and Container Partners
Data Center Knowledge 7/14/16

Major ITSM Shift
Why ITSM Is on the Cusp of a Major Shift
IT World 7/14/16


Project Management

Avoid Overcommitting
5 Steps to Avoid Overcommitting Resources on Your IT Projects
TechRepublic 7/18/16


Rabbit Sense

Career Checkup
IT Career Checkup Part 4: Face-to-Face Interviews -- The 'Eyes' Have It, Then the Ears
ComputerWorld 7/19/16

Geekiest Car Decals
30 of the Geekiest Car Decals and Stickers Ever
TechRepublic 7/1/16

Effective Listening
Your Brain Makes You a Terrible Listener—Here's How to Fix It
Fast Company 7/18/16

Cool Desks and Workspaces
15 Cool Desks and Workspaces That Geeks Will Love
TechRepublic 7/17/16

Standing Desks and Productivity
The Truth about Standing Desks and Productivity
Fast Company 7/15/16

Travel Apps
10 Travel Apps to Smooth Your Next Business Trip
ComputerWorld 7/15/16

Unstoppable
Do These 30 Things If You Want to Be Unstoppable
Success 4/14/16


Security

Cloud DDoS
DDoS, the Cloud and You
The Register 7/21/16

‘Mr. Robot’ Hacks
5 ‘Mr. Robot’ Hacks That Could Happen in Real Life
Dark Reading 7/20/16

Incident-Response Plan
How to Improve Your Incident-Response Plan
ComputerWorld 7/19/16

Automobile Hacking
Deconstructing Connected Cars: A Hack Waiting to Happen
Dark Reading 7/19/16

Consulted Too Late
Security Teams Consulted too Late On Digital Transformation
CIO 7/19/16

Cool Network Products
The 10 Coolest Network Security Products of 2016 (So Far)
CRN 7/18/16

Scammer Techniques
What I Learned Playing Prey to Windows Scammers
InfoWorld 7/7/16

Physical Security
Beyond Data: Why CISOs Must Pay Attention to Physical Security
Dark Reading 7/18/16

Human vs. Automation
To Err is Human; to Automate, Divine
Continuity Central 7/15/16

Containers
Containers Rated More Secure than Conventional Apps
The Register 7/15/16

SMB PCI Questions
What SMBs Need to Know About Security but are Afraid to Ask
Dark Reading 7/14/16

Data Breach Preparation
How to Prepare for a Data Breach
Network World 7/14/16

Mobile Devices
Wearables could Compromise Corporate Data
ComputerWorld 7/15/16


Servers / Sys Admins

Leap Second Dilemma
Latest Leap Second Plan Poses a Dilemma for Conscientious Sysadmins
InfoWorld 7/20/16

Understanding Containers
Understanding Containers: Docker, CoreOS, LXD and Container Partners
Data Center Knowledge 7/14/16


Social Media

Scammer Techniques
What I Learned Playing Prey to Windows Scammers
InfoWorld 7/7/16


Storage

Killer Migration
Sponsored Link - Migration – The Storage Refresh Killer
Storage-Switzerland 7/21/15

Blindness
Sponsored Link - Curing Storage Blindness
Storage-Switzerland 7/11/16

10TB Square Centimeter
This Tiny Storage Breakthrough Could Hold 10 Terabytes Of Data In One Square Centimeter
ZDnet 7/19/16

CAS 101
The History Boys: Object Storage ... from the Beginning
The Register 7/15/16

Invisible
Your Next Storage Will Be Invisible (for a While)
The Register 7/15/16

DNA Based Encryption
Sandia Labs Researchers build DNA-Based Encrypted Storage
Dark Reading 7/14/16


Technology

Quantum Mothballs
All You Need for Quantum Computing at Room Temperature is Some Mothballs
The Register 7/21/16

VR Superman Ride
Superman VR Roller Coaster in Pictures
Network World 7/20/16

Pokemon Lessons
5 Lessons Any Business Can Learn from the Pokemon Go Craze
ComputerWorld 7/15/16

Surging Tech Trends
Four Surging Tech Trends You must Watch
Washington Technology 7/15/16

Mars 2020 Rover
NASA Ready to Build Mars 2020 Rover
ComputerWorld 7/15/16

Robotics Gone Wild
Robotics Gone Wild: 8 Animal-Inspired Machines
InformationWeek 7/15/16


The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Samuel Johnson (1709 - 1774) English Critic & Poet



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