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Blockchain Gains Ground, But Hurdles Remain

Blockchain Gains Ground, But Hurdles Remain

PwC’s 2018 survey on blockchain adoption in the enterprise revealed the technology was slowly gathering momentum. However, significant hurdles remain, mainly how enterprises can turn a technology that was essentially designed for financial transactions into a tool that could be used to manage the nightmare of organizational data security.

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5 Questions IT Managers Should Ask Before Choosing Open Source Software

5 Questions IT Managers Should Ask Before Choosing Open Source Software

"Software is eating the world," has been repeated so often that it is practically a meme. And though we wrote about how "open source is eating software," as far back as 2015, it is a fact that is only being widely acknowledged now. Perhaps that is because the

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Securing the Internet of Things: Governments Action Likely in 2019

Securing the Internet of Things: Governments Action Likely in 2019

The internet of things era is underway. Smart, connected gadgets for the home are gaining traction among consumers. Industries are beginning to adopt IoT technologies. Use cases, such as self-monitoring refrigeration systems that can predict operational problems and proactively schedule maintenance, are popping up.

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CMSWire’s Top 10 Data Privacy Articles of 2018

CMSWire's Top 10 Data Privacy Articles of 2018

It was a pivotal year for data privacy. Companies small, large and gargantuan prepared for new legislation emanating from the US and Europe in the form of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) and the ePrivacy Directive (ePR).

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9 Trends That Disrupted The Digital Workplace In 2018

9 Trends That Disrupted The Digital Workplace In 2018

It would be difficult to point to one innovation or change that could be applied across all business sectors in the digital workplace over the past year. There is, however, one change that has been constant, the speed at which change takes place, said Stephen Troy, CEO and founder of

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Amazon Quantum Ledger Database Fits a Nice Niche

Amazon Quantum Ledger Database Fits a Nice Niche

One of the most common questions I get about blockchain is “What else is it good for besides cryptocurrency?”  This is a fair question. Blockchain fulfills a need for distributed, immutable ledgers. The technology brings trust to environments where falsification and counterfeiting are especially dangerous.

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