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Docker Can Now Containerize Legacy Apps Running on Mainframes

Fri, 2017-08-18 10:16
Christine Hall Docker this week announced the first update to its rebranded flagship platform with the release of Docker Enterprise Edition (EE) 17.06. Back in March, Docker rolled out the first Docker EE, built on the backs of what had been known as Docker Commercially Supported and Docker Datacenter.

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Read the Final Report: ‘IKARUSdilapidated’ Ransomware Attack

Fri, 2017-08-18 10:13
Cyber security vendor Comodo this week issued details of a newly discovered and ongoing large-scale ransomware campaign that is using a variant of the infamous “Locky” malware.

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Cisco Outlook Shows Robbins Turnaround Hasn’t Spurred Growth

Fri, 2017-08-18 10:11
Bloomberg Cisco Systems Inc., whose machines form the backbone of the internet, predicted another revenue decline as the company tries to remake itself amid a changing networking industry.

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ADP Falls While Ackman Says Stock Could Double by 2021

Fri, 2017-08-18 10:08
Bloomberg Activist investor Bill Ackman said Automatic Data Processing Inc.’s “buy not build” strategy has riddled the company with inefficiencies that, if fixed, could more than double the value of the company within four years. Investors sent the stock lower.

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Zero One: Falling in Love with the Customer Experience

Thu, 2017-08-17 18:00
A great customer experience stirs feelings of joy, excitement and delight, while a bad one evokes anger, disgust and mistrust.

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IBM CEO Says Trump Advisory Forum Could No Longer Serve Purpose

Thu, 2017-08-17 12:07
Bloomberg IBM Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty, who had been a member of U.S. President Donald Trump’s strategy and policy advisory group, said the panel was dissolved Wednesday after members determined that it could “no longer serve the purpose for which it was formed.”

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The Managed Kubernetes Opportunity for MSPs

Thu, 2017-08-17 12:03
Kubernetes, an open source orchestration platform for Docker containers, is an increasingly important part of computing environments.

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Massive New ‘Locky’-Variant Ransomware Attack Now Underway

Thu, 2017-08-17 11:58
A massive, worldwide ransomware attack is currently unfolding, powered from more than 11,625 distinct IP addresses in 133 different countries, experts at cyber security vendor Comodo said today.

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Security Central: HBO Plays the Game of Hacks, Ransomware Leaves SMBs Reeling

Thu, 2017-08-17 11:45
Well, it seems as though winter has arrived at HBO. The company's security was compromised again this week, after having already been hacked a number of times in the past few weeks.

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7 Things Successful Implementers Do to Increase Cloud ROI

Thu, 2017-08-17 09:45
There is a world of opportunity in the cloud, but not all companies are taking full advantage of it. Partners and resellers can play a key role here, providing technology insight and direction that will enable customers to not just use cloud technology, but to fully exploit it and achieve the highest possible return on investment.

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Here's the One Trait that is Key to Channel Success

Wed, 2017-08-16 18:25
To understand the journey that led Tony Winter to the channel, we have to travel back in time to the early 1970s.

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Understanding Digital Twins as a Key Part of Digital Transformation

Wed, 2017-08-16 14:17
Bill Kleyman | The WHIR One of the really cool parts of the digital revolution has been the work we’ve done to give analog devices a digital footprint. This involves manufacturing, healthcare, automotive, power, and so much more.

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Trump Lashes Out as Intel Chief, Other CEOs Step Down From Council

Wed, 2017-08-16 14:13
Bloomberg President Donald Trump said the CEOs quitting his advisory council aren’t taking their jobs seriously, again taking aim at some of America’s most visible business leaders as the fallout from a weekend of racially charged violence in Virginia mounts.

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Ask a Security Expert: Security Vendor Tackles Malware Attacks

Wed, 2017-08-16 14:08
George Anderson | Webroot Firstly, ransomware is a malware attack like any other malware attack.

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Microsoft Acquires Cycle Computing for HPC in Azure

Wed, 2017-08-16 14:04
Microsoft announced the acquisition of Cycle Computing to support customers using High-Performance Computing (HPC) in the cloud. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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AWS Launches New Security and Migration Services at NYC Summit

Wed, 2017-08-16 14:01
Two weeks after posting its Q2 results, Amazon Web Services (AWS) hosted its AWS Summit New York on Monday, a free event for users designed to educate them about new features.

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MSP Fights Costly Fraud Lawsuit as Its Insurer Bolts

Tue, 2017-08-15 11:28
For Denali Advanced Integration, the stakes couldn’t be higher.

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The Channel Podcast, Episode 3: Passwords

Tue, 2017-08-15 10:17
Fourteen years after creating the guidelines for the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), computer scientist Bill Burr says "never mind." In his esteem—and many others—there are better ways to manage passwords.

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Zero One: B2B Sales Forces Face Disruption

Mon, 2017-08-14 18:53
Learn how GE, Cisco and IBM are transforming their sales operations to compete in a digital world.

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7 Tips to Have a More Productive Workday

Mon, 2017-08-14 17:14
All too often, we reach the end of the workday and feel frustrated at all we didn't get done. From avalanches of email to endless (often pointless) meetings to the arduous process of making decisions "by committee," the modern workplace can feel like it's designed to keep you from checking things off of your to-do list.

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