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DOWNLOAD: Microsoft Office 365 Cheat Sheet. This Microsoft Office 365 Cheat Sheet covers basic setup and navigating the web-based service, collaborating on projects, creating and editing documents and using OneDrive. Read more
SHAREPOINT: Optimizing and Accelerating Your SharePoint Farm. You may be planning to establish or upgrade a new SharePoint installation. Or perhaps your SharePoint farm isn’t as fast or reliable as it used to be. Either way, there are things you can do to accelerate the performance of your SharePoint farm. Read more
MANAGEMENT: Retail CIOs Press the Security Button. Managing data security is the most urgent focus area for retail CIOs, according to a new study from the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Forrester Research Inc. The report, “Retail CIO Agenda 2015: Secure And Innovate,” shows that 97% of the 84 retail CIOs surveyed place that at the top of their 2015 priority lists. Read more
DATABASE MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS: How Do Big Data Analytics Enhance Network Security? Big Data and Big Data analytics have become hot topics in recent years. Unlike traditional methods of cause and effect deduction, Big Data analytics generate predictions based on such enormous volumes of data, that only the tools of association and inference are useful for finding relevance or meaning. Read more
ADVICE: The Big Deal About “Big Data”—Your Guide To What The Heck It Actually Means. There are three buzzwords that, if we had our way, would be stricken completely from the world: “cloud,” “the Internet of Things,” and “big data.” Each of them was coined in an attempt to elegantly capture a complex concept, and each of them fails miserably. Find out more
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