Daily Tech Briefing Aug. 23, 2017

Intel's New 'Coffee Lake' Core Chips to Give Laptops a Boost VIDEO

August 23, 2017 10:45 AM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: Intel promises faster laptops with new "Coffee Lake" Core chips; game developers are warned of a remote vulnerability in Unity; Microsoft researchers set a new speech recognition record; and there's more.

Webinar 8/29: How Automation and Preventative Resolution are Transforming Workplace Productivity

August 23, 2017 8:37 AM | ()
Learn how automation and self-healing technologies can be used to deliver preventative support, improved productivity, and increased user satisfaction.
cloud security

Microsoft Sounds Alarm on Weaponized Virtual Machines on the Cloud

August 22, 2017 3:02 PM | ()
Attackers are targeting cloud accounts, hoping to weaponize virtual machines and gain access to valuable information.
mobile cities

Lansing, Mich., Is No. 1 in U.S. in Mobile Phone Performance

August 22, 2017 4:22 PM | ()
The latest RootMetrics report for the first half of 2017 ranks Chicago as the top performing U.S. big city in the No. 4 spot.

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cloud containers

Microsoft, Red Hat Want to Help Enterprises Embrace Containers in Cloud

August 22, 2017 3:41 PM | ()
The companies expand on their cloud partnership by working on Windows container support for Red Hat OpenShift.
Starling IARI

One Identity Debuts Identity Analytics and Risk Intelligence Service

August 22, 2017 10:42 AM | ()
The new Starling Identity Analytics and Risk Intelligence service aims to help organizations find security risks in access entitlements and policies.
Daily Tech Briefing Aug. 22, 2017

Ransomware Victims Pay Much More Than Just the Ransom VIDEO

August 22, 2017 10:39 AM | ()
DAILY VIDEO: The true cost of ransomware is much more than just the ransom; Facebook awards $100K for spear phishing security research; Google and UC Berkeley will create an eclipse movie from crowd-sourced images; and there's more.

Skytap Banks $45 Million VC to Move Legacy Apps to Cloud

August 22, 2017 9:45 AM | ()
Moving apps that work well for organizations in data centers but haven't been retrofitted to work in cloud deployments is a common inhibitor for an enterprise moving to a cloud-based environment.
Private cloud

What to Consider When Deciding if Private Cloud Is Right for Your Firm SLIDESHOW

August 22, 2017 9:33 AM | ()
Private clouds are attractive to enterprises for good reason. But they have some complex challenges. Here’s what to consider when deciding whether private cloud is right for your company.
Mimecast Ropemaker

Ropemaker Email Exploit Exposes Desktop Clients to Security Risks

August 22, 2017 7:40 AM | ()
Email security vendor Mimecast releases a report on a new type of email exploit that neither Apple nor Microsoft sees as a risk that needs to be patched.

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