The new ISMS, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 Expert insight

ISO/IEC 27001:2013 and ISO/IEC 27002:2013 are scheduled for publication on October 17th. This will be the first release of the only internationally accepted standard framework for information security since it was adopted by

Published on: September 5th, 2013 Ron Richard

Risk management should get personal: Rogers exec

Senior security and IT leaders must make risk management more personal to their employees if they want their business to be more proactive on new technology implementations, said Bobby Singh, director of information security

Published on: January 27th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

SAS expands risk management with HPC in-memory analytics

Recentadvancements in high performance computing technologies from SAS Institute Inc.,including an in-memory analytics solution that uses Hewlett-Packard Co.hardware, are expanding possibilities for risk management.  HPC is changingrisk management, according to Michael Stefanick, head of

Published on: October 15th, 2010 Jennifer Kavur

Cloud computing is a risky business: IT managers

Despite the hoopla surrounding cloud computing, almost half of U.S. IT managers are still wary of using cloud computing services within their own operations, according to the results of a survey released Wednesday

Published on: April 7th, 2010 joab jackson

Complex-event-processing rivals join forces

Consolidation has come to the small-but-growing computing niche called CEP (complex event processing), as Aleri and rival Coral8 have merged, the companies announced Monday. Terms were not disclosed. In general, CEP software looks

Published on: March 8th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

IBM Cognos helps banks mitigate credit risk

Armonk, New York-based IBM Corp. released on Tuesday an analytical application to provide banks and financial institutions better visibility and management of credit risk across loan portfolios.IBM Cognos 8 Banking Risk Performance—Credit Risk,

Published on: November 18th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

16 hot roles for IT pros

IT professionals who want to become irreplaceable to their organizations should cultivate existing skills and pick up a few new ones, according to Forrester Research, which recently identified 16 IT roles that CIOs

Published on: August 18th, 2008 Denise Dubie

Business Objects offers visualization via Xcelsius

BOSTON—Business intelligence vendor Business Objects SA announced an information visualization tool that allows users to interact with their data through a dynamic yet familiar Microsoft user interface. Xcelsius Present transforms the usual Microsoft

Published on: August 12th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

B.C. reseller to distribute LookingGlass data storage and recovery

Bellevue, Wash.-based data storage and access technology vendor will expand into the Canadian market through Victoria, B.C.-based reseller International Technology Integration (ITI) Inc. Estorian Inc.’s LookingGlass technology for e-mail archiving, e-discovery and compliance

Published on: July 8th, 2008 Kathleen Lau