BI and data management moving rapidly to the cloud

BI and data management moving rapidly to the cloud

The adoption of cloud-based business intelligence solutions has increased by 50 percent over the past three years, and by the end of this year a majority of organizations are expected to invest in the cloud for BI and data management. That is the conclusion of a new study on business intelligence and data management trends by The Business Application Research …

Melbourne Uses Smart City Tech To Stay World's Most Liveable Place

Melbourne Uses Smart City Tech To Stay World’s Most Liveable Place

Melbourne is the world’s most liveable city. Smart technology and IoT are how it plans to stay that way as population grows Melbourne is Australia’s second largest city after Sydney. The rivalry between the two takes many forms but while Sydney can lay claim to being the financial and media capital, Melbourne is seen as the country’s capital of sport …

7 tips for developing a powerful data disaster plan

7 tips for developing a powerful data disaster plan

The massive amount of data enterprises deal with today has resulted in them facing many difficult challenges. Among these challenges are not only various types of data disasters themselves, but the difficulties associated with developing a strong plan to deal with and recover from such disasters. These plans need to be able to both recover growing amounts of data from …

How to patch your security blind spots

How to patch your security blind spots

One of the most challenging – and interesting, and frustrating – aspects of cybersecurity is the sheer unpredictability of industry developments still to come. Sure, analyzing recent history, preparation strategies and common mistakes can offer some direction forward in the security space. However, when a major event takes place, its size and depth usually has something to do with the …

The Subject Access Under GDPR

The Subject Access Under GDPR

When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018, it will introduce a number of new obligations on Data Controllers which will require them, amongst other things, to review their approach to personal data breaches, privacy notices and overall GDPR compliance responsibility. Some new Data Subject rights, including the right to erasure and the right …

Why Modern Data Management Needs a Governed

Why Modern Data Management Needs a Governed, Self-Service Approach

IT Pros, have you felt left out of technical projects lately? Yes? You are not the only one. According to the Qlik-CXP 2016 Barometer, 34 percent of IT and BI executives are no longer involved in data-related projects.  Discover our video that illustrates in real-life how governed self-service helps IT take more initiative. It’s generally understood that data is at …

How Healthcare Technology Improves Information Security and Puts Patient Care Front and Center

How Healthcare Technology Improves Information Security and Puts Patient Care Front and Center

Every industry is affected by technological advancements and the healthcare industry is no different. Healthcare providers – small and large – see the value in implementing technology and are continuing to explore ways to use it to improve operations, boost patient data security and meet industry regulations.   The market is full of new technologies for healthcare providers to choose …

A Playbook for How Cities Should Share and Protect Data

A Playbook for How Cities Should Share and Protect Data

For any city, open data is a double-edged sword; the most useful information can also be the most sensitive. To help officials balance the risks and benefits, researchers at Harvard University have created a playbook for open data, complete with best practices, examples of what has and hasn’t worked so far, and a thorough checklist of what to consider when embarking …

A Playbook for How Cities Should Share and Protect Data

A Playbook for How Cities Should Share and Protect Data

For any city, open data is a double-edged sword; the most useful information can also be the most sensitive. To help officials balance the risks and benefits, researchers at Harvard University have created a playbook for open data, complete with best practices, examples of what has and hasn’t worked so far, and a thorough checklist of what to consider when …