Ben Rothke

Secure Your Shredding

For years, companies have been routinely shredding physical documents to ensure that confidential and sensitive information doesnt fall into the hands of competitors. This practice is partly due to...

Anti-Spyware Efforts Trump the Law

Congress is considering anti-spyware legislation, and while the intent of our legislators is laudable, it is doubtful that Congress can pass an effective, enforceable anti-spyware bill. First, spyware is difficult...

Music Industry Security Sings the Blues

Why cant the music industry get security right? Why cant the industry that whimpers about billions of dollars in losses via peer-to-peer services find an effective security mechanism to...

Superficial Security

In a new book, "Business Under Fire: How Israeli Companies are Succeeding in the Face of Terror—and What We Can Learn from Them," author Dan Carrison interviewed consultant Danny...

How Do We Know if E-Voting Is a Success or Failure?

In the days after the Nov. 2 presidential election, we were treated to headlines such as "E-voting passed the test" on Techweb.com and "Success claimed for US e-voting machines"...

Latest Posts

Rural ISPs Boost Digital Transformation in Underserved Communities

Regional electric cooperatives and service providers have long played a vital role in supplying critical power and connectivity to rural and remote communities. Currently,...

Humans Will Be the Story of AI in 2022: 4 Predictions

With increased literacy and understanding – and increasingly publicized failures – the curtain is falling on the public’s perception of artificial intelligence as a...

NTT Addresses the Why and When of Private 5G

NTT (Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation) is one of the world’s leading telecom providers. The conglomerate is deeply rooted in the mobile space, providing...

Deloitte’s David Linthicum on Optimizing Your Multicloud

I spoke with David Linthicum, Chief Cloud Strategy Officer at Deloitte Consulting, about his advice for handling the key pain points that companies face...

Zscaler Brings a New Approach to Experience Management

Understanding user experience has been somewhat of a “Holy Grail” for the IT industry for decades. Many vendors have tried, yet none have managed...