HITS News Headlines

Akamai Edge Platform Increases Security Protections for Content, Sites, Apps (MESA)

Akamai announced enhancements focused on maximizing security, quality, and reliability from the cloud to the digital touchpoint. With these new features, the Akamai Intelligent Edg... More

Salesforce Founder Marc Benioff: What Business School Never Taught Me (Fortune)

On the eve of the release of Marc Benioff’s latest book, Trailblazer: The Power of Business as the Greatest Platform for Change, Fortune Editor-in-Chief Clifton Leaf talked with ... More

The 7 Biggest Technology Trends In 2020 (Forbes)

We are amidst the 4th Industrial Revolution, and technology is evolving faster than ever. Companies and individuals that don't keep up with some of the major tech trends run the ri... More

Meet the CIOs of Today: Resumes Vary While Scope Widens (CIO Dive)

The CIO's role depends on a company’s age, scale, industry and business-specific needs at any given time. There is no standard model for the CIO. Cast a net across the technology... More

Birlasoft Inks Deal With Invacare (Economic Times)

Birlasoft said it has signed a multi-year agreement worth 240m with Invacare Corporation, wherein the C K Birla Group firm will deliver IT-as-a-Service to the US-based company. As ... More

Four Steps to Mitigating Cloud Security Risks (Verdict)

The need for digital transformation has changed the mentality of decision makers who are now eager to benefit from the many advantages cloud services can bring to overall business ... More

Virginia a Hot Spot for Cybersecurity Jobs (Dark Reading)

Virginia currently ranks as one of the hottest states for cybersecurity professionals from a job opportunity and salary standpoint. New analysis placed the state in top spot for th... More

What Businesses Look for When Hiring Data Scientists (IE)

Today data science is at the heart of nearly every business and organization. The growing need to not only gather data but sift through it and analyze it to direct decisions has pr... More

Here’s Why There Won’t be a Quick Enterprise Blockchain Revolution (CW)

While corporate CIOs see the distributed ledger technology as innovative, blockchain is unlikely to become technically and operationally scalable anytime soon.... More

Featured Jobs: Box; DXC Technology; Salesforce

Sr. Backend Engineer, Metadata Platform — Redwood City, CA — Box Sr. Java Developer — Fort Worth, TX — DXC Technology Senior Director, Sales Finance — San Francisco —... More

3 CTO Takeaways: Go Digital With Advanced Analytics (Thrive)

When enterprises put advanced analytics at the core of their strategies and operations, they can accelerate their digital business. Dragan Rakovich, DXC Technology’s chief techno... More

SoftServe Joins the Snowflake Partner Network (HITS)

SoftServe will apply its big data expertise and capabilities to enable Snowflake to better implement solutions to its customers to keep pace with the growing demand for data-driven... More

Why Multi-Everything IT is the New Normal (Tech HQ)

Enterprise organizations used to have an IT department. In truth, they still do, but the ‘department’ has become less a physical space and progressed to become an internetworke... More

Five Steps to Better Data Quality in the Digital Economy (Forbes)

the data is free from irregularities, long outliers or mislabeled results so that the underlying patterns and structure can be accurately understood. Clean data helps marketers und... More

Google Expands Plans for Its Massive Second Headquarters in San Jose (CNBC)

A new proposal shows Google is expanding the scope of its massive planned headquarters in San Jose, California. The company has formally applied for plans to build an 80-acre proje... More

DXC Technology Utilizes Adobe Experience Platform to Deliver Hyper-Personalization (CIO)

For IT services and solutions company DXC Technology, using Adobe Experience Platform provided the foundation for improving the efficiency of its website and overall CX. For exampl... More

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Checklist for a Cyberaware Life (SB)

Since October is now officially recognized as Cyber Security Awareness Month, for users and companies alike, let’s start figuring this out, beginning with a few simple rules to g... More

5 GDPR Pains That Won’t Go Away (CIO Dive)

General Data Protection Regulation caused headaches before enactment. A year later, the pain lingers. The main criticism of GDPR was that it laid down rules, but failed to determi... More

EY Creates More Jobs at Belfast Operation (BBC News)

EY announced it would be creating 600 jobs across its offices on the island of Ireland, taking the firm's headcount to nearly 3,700. Taoiseach (Irish prime minister) Leo Varadkar s... More

Top Six Emerging Technologies in Cloud Computing (Datamation)

The advance of emerging technologies enabled by cloud computing has been dizzying over the last several years. In some cases, these new technologies have been created by cloud comp... More