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Modern Information Systems - IT Infrastructure
Today's modern information systems are difficult for the general business person to understand because the business work is largely managed inside a 'black box.' In this two-part program, technology writer and consultant Roger Grannis clearly explains and simplifies the inner…
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The Five Big Bang Theory of the Internet
In this WatchIT On the Horizon program, The "Five Big Bang" Theory of the Internet, Peter Vogel, a technology expert and attorney from the firm of Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP, based in Dallas, Texas explores the evolution of the Internet…
Cyber Attacks and Security Breaches: Coping with External Threats
On any given day, IT and security professionals worldwide must be on-guard and ready to defend their enterprise networks, core data and intellectual property from external threats and attacks. From hacktivist groups like, Anonymous, to criminal organizations and state sponsored…
Big Data in the Enterprise: An Introduction
IT professionals around the globe are now being challenged to manage, organize and analyze these vast data sets strategically; to identify new business trends, conduct highly-advanced product research and even predict threats to enterprise security. This report will introduce and…
Principles of Cloud Computing - Perspectives on Business, Technology & Cost
This course, the first of a 3-part series, lays out the foundation and key principles of cloud computing. The initial section presents the variable cost business model, which some believe may be the greatest contribution that cloud computing is going…
Cyber Attacks: The Best Defense is a Good Offense
External cyber-attacks are on the rise and IT security and business professionals must remain vigilant in their effort to defend critical systems and networks from being victimized by cyber-criminals and nation sponsored cyber-terrorism. In this report, Chris Valasek a security…
Social Media for Business: What You Need to Know
Public and private sector organizations must tread carefully with social networks or risk the possibility of legal entanglements, loss of business, and perhaps worst of all, unhappy customers. In this report, expert and attorney Peter Vogel, discusses the key areas…
Cloud Computing: Trends, Strategies and Best Practices
This course features a recognized Cloud Computing and SOA expert. The course material covers the evolution of Cloud Computing, common misconceptions, effective Cloud Computing strategies, risks and benefits related to the Cloud, enabling capabilities of the Cloud related to modern…
Managing Supply Chain Risk
Today's modern supply chains are extremely complex and in large organizations, often involve a web of third-party service providers managing mission-critical business functions and operations. A breakdown at any point in this service delivery chain can be catastrophic. Therefore, enterprises…
Effective Data Management
How much data do we create every day? Well, experts estimate that a massive 2.5 quintillion bytes of data is amassed on a daily basis and that 90% of the world's global data glut is the product of only the…
Mobile Payments: Trends and Insights
Mobile Payment is a rising trend that is impacting the global marketplace and may someday become the "de facto standard" for monetary transactions; replacing your timeworn credit card, checkbook and possibly even cash itself. In this report expert Barry Sloane,…
Cyber Terror and Cyber Risk: What You Need To Know
By increasingly relying on digital technologies and networks to conduct their operations, at a time when cyber attacks are more frequent and more severe, companies are subject to a heightened level of risk. Kroll's Alan Brill examines recently released SEC…
Social Media - What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You
As postings on social media have routinely replaced conversations over lunch or around the water cooler, workers have filed almost 100 social media-related complaints against employers with the National Labor Relations Board. Mich'l Schmidt, a partner at Cozen O'Connor P.C.,…
Effective Global Program Management for IT
Today's technology and business initiatives have broken free of the local enterprise by expanding to involve organizations and workers across the far reaches of the globe. In this report, Paula Wagner, project management expert and co-author of the popular new…
Virtual Teams: Strategies for Success
Organizations that have successfully incorporated virtual teams into their business practices have realized significant benefits. Benefits including reduced business costs, accelerated product delivery and improved levels of competitive advantage. However, along with the advantages virtual teams can offer come many…
Incident Response Plans - Advice and Best Practices
CIOs, IT and business leaders must be proactive in their planning and always ready to respond when it comes to cyber threats and attacks. Security experts agree that attacks are no longer a matter of "if" but are now clearly…
Managing Virtual Teams: Techniques and Best Practices
A key tool enabling global businesses to keep pace, remain competitive and be profitable is the Virtual Team. Managing Virtual Teams is a skill that many leaders struggle with. This course will offer insights and best practices to help managers…
Perspectives on Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning 
Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery planning, also known by the acronym, BC/DR plans, are top of mind issues for IT and business professionals today. Smart organizations routinely evaluate and review their plans, make changes were needed and then always test…
Mobile Application Management: An Introduction
The widespread adoption of mobile devices coupled with an insatiable appetite for new applications by workers, has forced organizations to broaden the scope of their mobile policies and strategies. Today, IT and business leaders must look beyond simply managing mobile…
Social Networking: Legal Update 
Rapidly growing, constantly changing, and providing everyone - and anyone - the power to instantaneously broadcast information to the world, social media is potentially as risky as it is revolutionary. Peter Vogel, a partner at Gardere Wynne Sewell, reminds you…