Thirty most popular articles of current edition:
  1. Digital Transformation: 4 Tips To Keep IT Human-Centered
  2. Gartner Forecasts Worldwide IT Spending To Grow 2.4% In 2023
  3. State Of Data Privacy Laws In 2023
  4. How CISOs Can Manage The Cybersecurity Of High-Level Executives
  5. Taking the Reins on IT Interoperability
  6. 4 Moves CIOs Should Make To Achieve A More Efficient IT Organization
  7. Oracle VM VirtualBox 7.0.6 now available
  8. Top Three DevOps Tools for Cloud Infrastructure
  9. Toshiba Exec Says SSDs Can Never Replace HDDs
  10. SSDs Not Expected to Completely Replace HDDs at Any Point
  11. 8 'Future Of Work' Mistakes IT Leaders Must Avoid
  12. Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI: What Are The Differences?
  13. Top 5 Use Cases For Graph Databases
  14. Where Is Your Risk? Vulnerabilities In Open Source Software
  15. The Internet Of The Future Could Download Red Dead Redemption 2 In Nanoseconds
  16. 5 Trends In Automation To Watch Out For In 2023
  17. The CIO's Role Is Changing - Here's Why
  18. @HPCpodcast: Our Favorite 2023 Predictions, Puncturing the Myths of HPC and New Advanced Chips
  19. The 7 New Rules Of IT Leadership
  20. @HPCpodcast-47: New Chips from Intel, 2023 Predictions, AI
  21. IT Hiring: How To Find The Right Match
  22. Gartner: CIOs Will Struggle To Retain And Attract IT Talent
  23. LibreOffice 7.4.4 Released With More Than 110 Bug Fixes, Download Now
  24. Open Source 2022 Wins And Losses
  25. Don't Risk Falling Behind On ESG
  26. New IT Boss Decided To 'Audit Everything You Guys Are Doing Wrong'. Which Went Wrong
  27. More CPU Cores Isn't Always Better, Especially In HPC
  28. Powering Artificial Intelligence: Why High-Performance Computing Is Crucial
  29. A Comprehensive Guide To IoT Security
  30. What Is Business Intelligence? Transforming Data Into Business Insights

Most Popular Articles in Vol 298 Issue 3, Grouped into Sections


CxO


Digital Transformation: 4 Tips To Keep IT Human-Centered #1

Successful digital transformation strategies focus on people, not technology. Use this expert advice to keep your plan human-centric

Gartner Forecasts Worldwide IT Spending To Grow 2.4% In 2023 #2

Inflation Throttles Consumer Purchasing Power, But Enterprise IT Spending Remains Strong

How CISOs Can Manage The Cybersecurity Of High-Level Executives #4

C-suite executives and board members are targeted through their personal devices as cybercriminals look to penetrate corporate systems and access sensitive and proprietary information. Protecting them requires a holistic approach.

Taking the Reins on IT Interoperability #5

Organizations with a better grip on it recognize that interoperability isn't a final destination, it's an ongoing process that requires a constant examination of OT, IT and business needs.

4 Moves CIOs Should Make To Achieve A More Efficient IT Organization #6

Last year brought more than its share of disruption, and there's no sign of any let up as 2023 gains momentum. Here are ways CIOs should prepare to face any eventuality, and come out the other side even stronger.

5 Trends In Automation To Watch Out For In 2023 #16

Post pandemic, automation has been making big waves across the globe in transforming businesses and making significant impact on the organization's growth and development cycle.

The CIO's Role Is Changing - Here's Why #17

What can the new-look CIO do to construct a successful IT function that goes hand-in-hand with the rest of the business?

The 7 New Rules Of IT Leadership #19

The technology landscape is rapidly evolving - so too is the way IT chiefs should lead their organizations. Here's which old rules of IT leadership are no longer relevant and what has replaced them.

HPC


@HPCpodcast: Our Favorite 2023 Predictions, Puncturing the Myths of HPC and New Advanced Chips #18

Because of the increasing number of cyberattacks, security has become an integral element of SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle). Secure software development is a requirement to protect software from cybercriminals and hackers, minimize any vulnerabilities, and maintain users' privacy.

@HPCpodcast-47: New Chips from Intel, 2023 Predictions, AI #20

In the first episode of 2023, Shahin and Doug discuss the recent chip announcements and their implications for HPC. Also covered are industry predictions for the year to come that were featured in the InsideHPC article, An AI-Flavored Set of HPC Predictions for 2023, AI for public use, and a promise to invite Prof. Matsuoka to discuss his recent paper on common myths in HPC.

More CPU Cores Isn't Always Better, Especially In HPC #27

If a few cores are good, then a lot of cores ought to be better. But when it comes to HPC this isn't always the case, despite what the Top500 ranking - which is stacked with 64-core Epycs - would lead you to believe.

Powering Artificial Intelligence: Why High-Performance Computing Is Crucial #28

During the pandemic, artificial intelligence (AI), powered by high-performance computing (HPC), was behind many of the crucial breakthroughs in the battle against COVID-19, from rapidly sequencing the genomes of new virus strains to designing drugs and vaccines.

HR


8 'Future Of Work' Mistakes IT Leaders Must Avoid #11

The hybrid workforce is one of several trends reshaping how work gets done, now and in the future. To facilitate a productive, innovative future, CIOs must heed these common missteps.

IT Hiring: How To Find The Right Match #21

The most successful organizations know how to hire the right people. Here's why employee mission alignment is key to business success

Gartner: CIOs Will Struggle To Retain And Attract IT Talent #22

While the latest spending forecast from Gartner shows continued growth in enterprise IT spending, how budgets are invested is set to change

Points To Consider While Making HR Strategies For 202

HR professionals are working outside their comfort zones to deal with the effects of post-Covid on the labour market as firms get ready to start a new year of operations.

Storage


Toshiba Exec Says SSDs Can Never Replace HDDs #9

A Toshiba exec has argued that hard disk drives are essential to store data in several market areas because SSDs are ill-suited to the job, costing more and with limited manufacturing capacity.

SSDs Not Expected to Completely Replace HDDs at Any Point #10

Since the introduction of flash memory, the end of HDD has been predicted again and again - but the classic storage device persists and remains the standard in many application areas.

Fibre Channel vs. iSCSI: What Are The Differences? #12

Discover how Fibre Channel and iSCSI compare when it comes to meeting SAN performance, ease of use, manageability, total package and TCO requirements.

FOSS


Where Is Your Risk? Vulnerabilities In Open Source Software #14

The first post of this series on the software-related risks organizations are facing looked at vulnerabilities introduced in development. In this post we look at the risks of open source vulnerabilities.

LibreOffice 7.4.4 Released With More Than 110 Bug Fixes, Download Now #23

Users are urged to update to this maintenance release as soon as possible for better stability and reliability.

Open Source 2022 Wins And Losses #24

In the face of economic headwinds and a worsening problem with code vulnerabilities, 2022 was still a successful year for open source and The Linux Foundation (LF).

AI


NIST to release AI Risk Management Framework

The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology will publish the first iteration of its Artificial Intelligence Risk Management Framework Jan. 26.

4 Top ChatGPT Alternatives That Are Refurbishing the AI Conversational World

If you have been ardently following the exciting developments and innovations happening in the AI conversational world, it is likely that you would have noticed the growing enthusiasm around OpenAi's ChatGPT in the last couple of months.

How Microsoft Can Become The Biggest Winner Of Generative AI

Since the release of ChatGPT in November, there has been much speculation about the possible killer application of advanced large language models (LLM).

The Reason Many AI And Analytics Projects Fail - And How To Make Sure Yours Doesn't

As the pace of innovation in these areas accelerates, now is the time for technology leaders to take stock of everything they need to successfully leverage AI and analytics.

Security


Ransomware Attack Severs 1,000 Ships From Their On-Shore Servers

Get your eyepatch out: Cyber attacks on the high seas are trending

Why Your Business Needs Data Driven Cybersecurity

In today's increasingly connected world, cybersecurity is more important than ever before. Organizations of all sizes, and across all industries, are at risk of cyber threats that can damage their reputation, hit their bottom line and leave them falling foul of data privacy laws.

Top 3 Cyber Predictions In 2023 And How You Can Prepare

I believe it's exponentially easier to defend when you can anticipate the offense. So what will cyber offense start doing this year, and how can you prepare?

Security In 2023: 6 Trends For IT Leaders

From continued supply chain concerns to challenges related to edge and AI/ML adoption, here are the top security trends to watch in the coming year

The Top Security Priorities That Should Be On Every CISO's Agenda

CISOs are navigating an ever-more challenging and complex world as the level of cyber risk heightens. Taking control of this difficult situation means being sure of priorities. Here Christine Bejerasco explores the issues that should be high on every CISO's list of strategic priorities.

Big Data


The insideBIGDATA Impact 50 List For Q1 2023

The team here at insideBIGDATA is deeply entrenched in keeping the pulse of the big data ecosystem of companies from around the globe.

Developing A Successful Data Science Project

While Data Science practitioners, aspirants, and enthusiasts often get caught up in the business benefits of Data Science, it is equally important to keep a close watch on the common pitfalls that need to be avoided to launch a successful Data Science project.

A Complete Guide To Data Mapping

You can't have a successful data migration if you don't map it out from the start. Learn what data mapping is and why it's an important early step in data migration and transformation projects.

Key Trends Driven By Data And Computing In 2023

In this article, I will explain the four data-driven technologies, from a macro to micro level, that will drive change over the next 12 months and beyond. They will enable every business to make greater use of their data, improve business efficiency and serve their end customers better and faster than ever before.

Backup


The Anticipation Game: Spotlight On Data Backups

This article shines a spotlight on data backups, exploring how this vital practice has evolved over the years, and how ever-more sophisticated data loss threats drive the continual push for innovative new capabilities and procedures to keep organisations ahead of the game.

Data Backup Failure: Top 5 Causes And Tips For Prevention

What can you do to prevent data backup failure? Learn how using the 3-2-1 rule, turning to cloud backup and following other practical steps can help protect your data.

Cloud Backup vs. Traditional Backup: Advantages, Disadvantages

Cloud backup vs. traditional backup is an important discussion. Although the cloud backup market is soaring, traditional backup players also have much to offer your organization.

Developer


Top 10 Practices For Secure Software Development

Because of the increasing number of cyberattacks, security has become an integral element of SDLC (Software Development Lifecycle). Secure software development is a requirement to protect software from cybercriminals and hackers, minimize any vulnerabilities, and maintain users' privacy.

Optimizing The Developer Experience In 2023

2022 was a banner year for innovation, but not only in the traditional 'churning out new features' way. Many organizations started thinking about their processes and how to amplify them to maximize efficiency and employee retention.

2023 Predictions: Staying One Step Ahead in API Protection

Gartner has said that API attacks would be the most common attack vector in 2022, resulting in data breaches for enterprise web applications. Gartner also predicts that by 2024, API abuses and related data breaches will double.

Compliance


State Of Data Privacy Laws In 2023 #3

Concern about how personal data is processed and stored is leading to the passage of new regulations that govern how companies handle consumer data.

IoT


A Comprehensive Guide To IoT Security #29

As digital transformation fuels the proliferation of IoT devices across industrial environments, having a strong IoT security program in place has become vital to protect critical infrastructure from cyberattacks.

5 Top IoT Sustainability Trends For 2023

How IoT can help solve the crises in 2023 and beyond

BI


What Is Business Intelligence? Transforming Data Into Business Insights #30

Business intelligence (BI) is a set of strategies and technologies for analyzing business information and transforming it into actionable insights that inform strategic and tactical business decisions.

Goodbye Dashboards: How Modern BI Tools Are Being Used To Analyze Data

Not all that long ago, the only way for businesses to readily access their data was through dashboards.

ESG


Don't Risk Falling Behind On ESG #25

Environmental Social Governance (ESG) is increasingly being regarded as the standard way to measure a firm's sustainability.

IT To Shoulder More Responsibility For Data Center Sustainability

Data-center IT teams must balance the need to consume less electrical power with the need to use power-hungry next-gen silicon, Uptime Institute says.

Cloud


Basecamp Details 'Obscene' $3.2 Million Bill That Caused It To Quit The Cloud

Reckons Dell kit could have stretched that dollar further

2023 Predictions For Cloud, As A Service And Cost Optimization

Given the highly uncertain state of the economy, this should be the year that brings an end to dinosaur thinking about enterprise IT and costs.

Virtualization


Oracle VM VirtualBox 7.0.6 now available #7

Available today, maintenance release 7.0.6 includes improvements and bug fixes for Oracle VM VirtualBox 7.0.

DevOps


Top Three DevOps Tools for Cloud Infrastructure #8

A survey of 326 IT executives conducted by the market research firm Omdia on behalf of Canonical found the most widely employed DevOps tool for managing cloud infrastructure is the Bash shell and command language (53%), followed by the Ansible automation platform (47%) and Terraform (40%). Another 27% reported they used tools they developed themselves.

Database


Top 5 Use Cases For Graph Databases #13

The graph database stands as one of the biggest innovations to emerge from the NoSQL database boom that shook the industry over a decade ago.

Technology


The Internet Of The Future Could Download Red Dead Redemption 2 In Nanoseconds #15

Ludicrous speed, go!

Humor


New IT Boss Decided To 'Audit Everything You Guys Are Doing Wrong'. Which Went Wrong #26

Pet consultant took down the datacenter in attempt to find other people's errors

DR


Cybersecurity Crisis Management And Business Continuity

The massive increase in cyberattacks and the rapid evolution of advanced criminal techniques requires every single business in any sector to take protective measures to strengthen its cyber perimeter and minimize risk.

Linux


Oracle Is The #1 Contributor To The Linux Kernel In 6.1

With the release of 6.1, Oracle is the top contributor to the Linux kernel, responsible for the most lines of code changed in the kernel.

Networks


Top 6 Networking Predictions For 2023

Robust networking takes center stage in 2023 in providing the vital roadmap for your transformation journey.

Email


Why Encrypting Emails Isn't As Simple As It Sounds

The quality of protected communications matters - a lot. If the sent material is highly sensitive and the legislation and/or policy demands high security, opportunistic encryption might not be enough.

Server


Scale-Out HCI is not Enough

Scale-out is the primary focus of most hyperconverged infrastructures (HCI), but scale-out HCI is not enough to deliver a more cost-effective and easier-to-operate data center.
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