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December 19, 2014
The FBI pointed to North Korea as the culprit behind the Sony Pictures security breach, and reports hint the foreign government may have gotten inside help. Also on Searchlight: Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's flawed attempts to channel Steve Jobs; ...
September 30, 2014
Big data needs better questions; local data concierges might be the next information governance trend; and the downside of data: The Data Mill reports.
August 15, 2014
CIOs battle their own privacy demons as SpiderOak and other vendors attempt to protect customer data from NSA snooping. Also in Searchlight: Cisco cuts 6,000 jobs and the Internet could grow too large for its gear.
January 16, 2014
In this SearchCIO interview, Walgreens CFO Wade Miquelon talks about IT strategy and the difference between a good idea and capturing business value.
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Data currency is monetary value assigned to data so that it can be used as the unit of exchange in a transaction either as the sole payment or in combination with money. Continue Reading
A key risk indicator (KRI) is a metric for measuring the likelihood that the combined probability of an event and its consequence will exceed the organization's risk appetite and have a profoundly negative impact on an organization's ability to be ... Continue Reading
Resource allocation is the process of assigning and managing assets in a manner that supports an organization's strategic goals. Continue Reading
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To align configuration management and asset management processes, ITSM expert Derek Lonsdale says start with the data and use an integrated tool set. Continue Reading
IBM CIO Jeanette Horan is testing out role-based management for IT delivery, with job function the determining factor behind such programs as BYOD. Continue Reading
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Gartner's Doug Laney lays out six models CIOs can use to measure the value of corporate data right now. Continue Reading
Elevating data to asset status can pave the way for innovation and cultural change. Continue Reading
CIO tip: Companies are getting serious about risk management plans -- and leaning on CIOs to help them. Continue Reading
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Find out how to improve IT governance support at your company to reduce your organization's use of shadow IT and improve how IT and business work together. Continue Reading
IT asset management expert Barb Rembiesa explains how ITAM best practices like IT asset standardization and rationalization reduce IT security risk. Continue Reading
CISOs are under pressure to manage security spending as a business. That won't happen until companies assign a financial value to information assets. Continue Reading