[Infographic] What’s scary in tech?

You’ll see a lot of frightful costumes this Halloween, but the real scare for businesses are security threats that last longer than just one sugar-fueled night. However, not everyone is scared of the dark when it comes to information security.Read more

Happy Halloween! What’s scary in tech?

Goblins, ghouls, ghosts and…data breaches? You’ll see a lot of frightful costumes this Halloween, but the real scare for businesses are security threats that last longer than just one sugar-fueled night. Security breaches are a growing problem. Symantec reports that data breaches increased 62% in 2013, leading to over 500 million exposed identities.  Eight distinct breaches led to the loss of over ten million identities each, compared to just one of such breadth in 2012. With mobile use expanding andRead more

Containing Disease by Spreading Data

While emerging vaccines for endemic diseases like dengue fever are showing promising results, they may not be available fast enough to stop the devastation.  In lieu of a vaccine, one way to combat disease is to stop it before it even happens. How can big data and analytics help?Read more