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15 leadership certificate programs to boost your career

Leadership training can help you hone the skills necessary to succeed in high-level positions. These in-person and online certificate programs can help you develop the optimal leadership qualities for your organization and career.

Deploying RPA? Be strategic from day one: Prof Leslie Wilcocks of the London School of Economics

Have a transformational, long-term agenda, not a one-off project or pilot, says the foremost expert and author on knowledge work automation

Disaster recovery as a service grows, but tape won’t die

Disaster recovery, once associated mostly with a physical calamity, today is more likely related to data corruption to include malware attacks -- giving rise to DRaaS. This DR option not only backs up data to the cloud, but also enables rapid recovery. So why do we still use tape?

Evolution of the internet: Celebrating 50 years since Arpanet

50 years after the birth of the internet's precursor, Arpanet, there are more internet-connected devices than people in the world, and traffic is measured in exabytes.

How to get a handle on multicloud management

Multicloud management tools promise to bring order, control and insight to disparate environments.

What is employee experience? Your key to talent retention and recruitment

A strong employee experience can be a key differentiator in tight talent markets and essential to success as digital transformation increasingly takes hold.

11 top DEF CON and Black Hat talks of all time

Hacker summer camp in Vegas is almost upon us again. Here are some of the best talks of all time. Will this year's talks measure up to these legends?

Three innovative ways companies are using blockchain

Since it first came to prominence in 2008 (after the birth of Bitcoin), blockchain has been the buzzword to end all buzzwords; following poor, unsuspecting technology employees around conference centres, internal meetings, the internet and political debates – remember when the UK government was going to solve the issue of the Irish border with the blockchain?

Business requirements: Tracing project deliverables to business goals

Any successfully executed IT project is guided by pre-defined business requirements. Here’s how to ensure project deliverables and resource allocation trace back to business needs.

What's a smart contract (and how does it work)?

Smart contracts are potentially one of the most useful tools associated with blockchain, and they can enable the transfer of everything from bitcoin and fiat currency to goods transported around the world. Here's what they do and why they're likely to gain traction.

Connected cows, food safety sensors and tracking rent-a-bikes

Farmers use LoRaWAN wireless with internet of things devices that monitor the health and location of beef cattle, and restaurant chains use it to network IoT sensors that signal temperature shifts in commercial refrigerators.

5 ancient software programs we refuse to give up

We know you're out there: Users who cling to an ancient software program because it just works. We name six programs that many people just won't give up, and why.