A significant majority of companies that move to multi-cloud environments are not properly configuring their cloud-based services. According to new findings from Aqua’s “2021 Cloud Security Report:...
May 17, 2021
The average total cost of recovery from a ransomware attack has more than doubled in a year, increasing from USD761,106 in 2020 to USD1.85 million in 2021, according to Sophos’ The State of...
May 03, 2021
Enterprises see protecting customer personal information as the top reason to encrypt data, and yet report actually encrypting customer data at a far lower rate, according to Entrust’s 2021 Global...
Apr 20, 2021
Continuing with our series on interesting aspects of data, we will today look at the data of Human Insights; something missed by organizations. Almost universally. A majority of business and IT...
Apr 13, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has put extensive pressure on the traditional banking sector to transform itself digitally or risk losing its customers altogether. Often considered digitally advanced, many...
Apr 02, 2021
Many aspects of life and work stopped or slowed down significantly during the pandemic. But new research from SingleStore indicates that data requirements in the age of COVID-19 have been greater...
Apr 01, 2021
The buzz around 5G is reaching a fevered pitch – barely a day goes by where it isn’t in the news. We have heard about the data capacity and speed increases, lower latency, and lower power consumption...
Mar 11, 2021
Data, data, everywhere, not a drib to sniff. To say that there is data overload faced by almost every organization would be an understatement. The problem is so serious that multiple lines of careers...
Feb 04, 2021
42% of global consumers use a free FinTech application or platform. Of those, half (50%) do not know if the app they use sells their data, according to ESET’s survey. ESET has explored the topic of...
Feb 01, 2021
Maximizing the value of data is important as businesses continue to navigate an unprecedented worldwide situation. As organizational reliance on data continues to rise amid the pandemic, Druva’s 2020...
Jan 29, 2021
By 2023, 50% of chief digital officers without a chief data officer (CDO) peer will need to become the de facto CDO to succeed, according to Gartner. The 2021 Gartner Board of Directors survey found...
Jan 20, 2021
In the near future, manufacturing companies will collaborate in hyperconnected value networks in which data-and-analytics applications drive productivity, new customer experiences and societal and...
Jan 15, 2021
Online users are more likely to reveal private information based on how website forms are structured to elicit data, according to BGU researchers’ study, titled Online Disclosure Depends on How You...
Jan 05, 2021
The pandemic brought the world almost to a standstill and making us step back and ponder how we could have done things better! The IT sector undeniably became the backbone of the all-new digital...
Dec 23, 2020
The pandemic has accelerated digital transformation for 88% of global organizations. However, this increase in cloud adoption may leave business data insecure, according to Trend Micro’s survey....
Dec 15, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused rapid adoption, integration and development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) into the healthcare industry. AI is being widely used for early...
Nov 09, 2020
More than ever, companies are accepting that digital business is the way of the future. Regardless of the industry, offering or customer base, digital tactics are needed to survive in a dynamic and...
Oct 06, 2020
By 2023, 65% of the world’s population will have its personal data covered under modern privacy regulations, up from 10% in 2020, according to Gartner. “With more countries introducing modern privacy...
Sep 15, 2020
63 Moons Technologies, formerly known as Financial Technologies—a provider of technology platforms and solutions for the financial industry, including digital marketplaces and exchanges—has...
Sep 11, 2020
The rapidly changing regulatory landscape is pushing wealth and asset management companies to turn to specialist regtech providers, experts said. In a webinar that took place on August 25, 2020, Ralf...
Sep 08, 2020
The National Health Authority has come out with a draft National Health Data Management Policy which proposes to create a 'digital health id' for all citizens so an individual's personal health...
Sep 08, 2020
The demand for Big Data Analytics (BDA) will surge exponentially, according to Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Global Big Data Analytics Market Fueling Artificial Intelligence, 2020. Data...
Sep 03, 2020
The life and pensions industry has always been part of wealth management, an activity that all people benefit from. For most workers, their wealth is made up of a combination of deposits and...
Sep 03, 2020
Although consumers remain concerned about sharing personal data with companies, the results of a Privitar’s study, titled 2020 Consumer Trust and Data Privacy highlight an opportunity for businesses...
Aug 27, 2020
Even as businesses came to a screeching halt on March 25, 2020—paying heed to the Prime Minister’s call for a nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of Coronavirus—some businesses in India had laid...
Aug 26, 2020
83% of organizations are not fully satisfied with the performance and output of their data management and data warehousing initiatives, according to SnapLogic’s study. IT leaders cite a growing...
Aug 06, 2020
Indians have a high level of concern about the security of shopping online, with 82% of Indians concerned about this issue, according to Unisys Corporation’s 2020 Unisys Security Index. Security...
Aug 04, 2020
Innovative technology is transforming the way we consume data and creating a new type of user within organizations: the citizen data scientist. This capability emerges from a new breed of Artificial...
Aug 03, 2020
Digital technologies are increasingly exerting pressure on incumbents across industries to fundamentally reconsider their business models while giving rise to smaller, agile players that are enabling...
Jul 27, 2020
A recent report, titled COVID-19 Impact on Global E-Commerce & Online Payments - 2020 revealed that a double-digit share of online shoppers was buying more digitally due to COVID-19, and some of...
Jul 27, 2020
With the high level of uncertainty in manufacturing, supply chains and demand, that has been prevailing across the world in recent months, and economic growth coming to a standstill, it is pertinent...
Jul 23, 2020
Consumers seem to have a heightened awareness about the value of their information with about 69% of Indian consumers saying they like the changes being made to the customer experience as a result of...
Jun 25, 2020
Nearly 80% of the companies surveyed had experienced at least one cloud data breach in the past 18 months, and nearly half (43%) reported 10 or more breaches, according to Ermetic-IDC study....
Jun 04, 2020
Work-from-home habits– including password re-use and letting family members use corporate devices – are putting critical business systems and sensitive data at risk, according to CyberArk’s Remote...
Jun 04, 2020
As organizations look to transform their business operations and revolutionize customer service, Digital Transformation (DX) is at the top of most CXOs’ agendas; in fact, DX spending is expected to ...
Jun 03, 2020
As backup risks and challenges continue to increase, it is important that organizations need to ask certain questions with regards to data protection and management. Is your business-critical data...
May 22, 2020
Like the private sector, the government or public sector worldwide is looking at greater speed in delivering citizen services with greater transparency and scalability. Governments are rapidly...
May 08, 2020
There exists a link between empowering frontline workers, like retail merchandisers, doctors, and banking relationship managers, and organizational performance, according to new research from Harvard...
May 07, 2020
The unprecedented challenges facing global health care systems as a result of COVID-19 reveal the urgent need for the global adoption of a data-driven, personalized approach to health and wellness,...
Apr 29, 2020
Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) has seen a dramatic increase in the number of cyber attacks directed at its staff, and email scams targeting the public...
Apr 27, 2020
There is significant security issues across the rapidly rising number of networks used to work from home, according to BitSight’s study. According to the study, which analyzed more than 41,000...
Apr 16, 2020
Companies that have seen a positive revenue growth collect more Customer Experience (CX) data than non-growth companies, according to Gartner’s Changing Approaches to Product Development Survey. The...
Apr 01, 2020
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is surrounding us in many ways. We will look at some of the uses, with extra focus on ‘Business’. But first, let us consider the industry evangelists like Bill Gates,...
Apr 01, 2020
Migrating workloads to public cloud environment opens up organizations to a slate of new, cloud-native attack vectors which did not exist in the world of premise-based data centers. In this new...
Mar 23, 2020
One-third of financial services organizations lack a clear plan or the resources to address privacy risks related to customer data in the next 12 months, according to Accenture’s Privacy in Financial...
Mar 19, 2020
Organizations on average are managing almost 40% more data than they were a year ago, according to Dell Technologies’ study, titled Global Data Protection Index 2020 Snapshot. With this surge in data...
Mar 17, 2020
“Data is King.” “We need data to back up this claim/strategy/hypothesis.” All this continues to be said despite sufficient instances warning us of relying too much on data. This is becoming more...
Feb 05, 2020
Data is distributed broadly across devices and the cloud, highlighting critical gaps for enterprise security, according to McAfee’s research study titled Enterprise Supernova: The Data Dispersion...
Jan 28, 2020
While most organizations understand the incredible opportunity of data, a gap has emerged between organizations’ aspirations to be data-driven and their employees’ ability to create business value...
Jan 27, 2020