The Gap of Cyber Security, Digital Forensic and Infosec Professionals

Read Ricoh Danielson take a look at the skill gap between cyber security, digital forensic and infosec professional on Tripwire : The industry can see this and knows this. However, it sometimes does not adhere to the needs of weathering through “hardship experiences” that are needed to move up in the information security industry. One thing I […]

3 Ways CISOs Can Partner with Chief Data Officers

“My role as chief data officer is to oversee four things … that I think are critically important,” said Nick Marko as he moderated a panel discussion on the evolving role of the CDO in health care at the recent MIT Chief Data Officer and Information Quality [CDOIQ] Symposium. Marko, former chief data officer of […]

Deloitte Report: One Million Data Scientist Shortfall Expected by 2018

Organizations are no longer satisfied with simply “locking the doors” where cybersecurity is concerned and are instead going on the offensive by employing more predictive approaches to threat intelligence and monitoring, according to the “2016 Deloitte Analytics Trends” report. Read more about the new 2016 Deloitte Analytics Trends which reveals that companies will be facing a […]

Deloitte Report: One Million Data Scientist Shortfall Expected by 2018

Organizations are no longer satisfied with simply “locking the doors” where cybersecurity is concerned and are instead going on the offensive by employing more predictive approaches to threat intelligence and monitoring, according to the “2016 Deloitte Analytics Trends” report. This, along with five other trends detailed in the report, are driving significant changes in the […]

How data science fights modern insider threats

Insider threats are the biggest cybersecurity threats to firms, organizations and government agencies. This is something you hear a lot at security conference keynotes and read about in data breach reports, white papers and surveys — and these insider threats are becoming increasingly more difficult to detect and prevent, as well as more frequent. Read […]

Companies splurging money on data scientists without knowing how to use them, says Lenovo

Mohammed Chaara, director of the Customer Insight Center of Excellence, Strategy & Analytics at Lenovo, said stiff competition for data scientists is seeing companies lure them with large salaries despite having no clear idea of how best to put their talents to use. Read why Mohammed Chaara of Lenovo says that most companies are not making […]

4 biggest misconceptions about hiring data scientists

Read Sarah K. White explains four biggest misconceptions of hiring data scientists on CIO : You probably think you know what you need out of a data scientist. However, if you believe in any of these common misconceptions, it might be time to reevaluate your business’ expectations for current and future data scientists. Read her full […]