Tag: Communication


Big Data: Three ways Chief Data Officers can change the agenda

August 12, 2020

Via: ZDnet

The rise of chief data officers (CDOs), who are responsible for organisation-wide governance, management and exploitation of information, has been rapid. The number of companies hiring a CDO has more than quadrupled since 2012 and analyst Gartner estimates 90% of […]


Oklahoma CIO warns miscommunication could override security measures

April 26, 2017

Via: StateScoop

Whether it’s identifying a malicious virus, delivering a tactical response or unlocking critical funding, Oklahoma CIO Bo Reese says effective cybersecurity demands strong communication. Reese and Andre McGregor, director of security at cybersecurity firm Tanium, stressed the talking point in […]


The 5G mobile challenge: Selling a dream

September 12, 2016

Via: CIO

At last week’s CTIA Super Mobility show, it took someone from outside the mobile business to point out what could be a nagging question: Why, exactly, do we need the faster speeds of 5G wireless? Keynote speeches at CTIA, the main […]

Cybersecurity, Editorial

The ‘going dark’ argument against encryption is not enough

February 5, 2016

Via: Michael Boyd

We generally tend to have a high tolerance to terrorism. We watch the news in horror when the attacks happen, but we tend to forget them as soon as we can. It’s not because the tragedy might not affect us […]


French officials: ISIS encrypted communications with Paris attackers

November 17, 2015

Via: Ars Technica

The investigation into last Friday’s coordinated terrorist attacks has quickly turned up evidence that members of the Islamic State (ISIS) communicated with the attackers from Syria using encrypted communications, according to French officials. Former CIA Deputy Director Michael Morell said […]

State & Local

California Lawmakers Want Better Communication on IT Projects

February 27, 2015

Via: Brian Heaton

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Early engagement and frank discussions are the essential first steps state agency CIOs need to take when building relationships with elected officials, according to a trio of California lawmakers at the 2015 California Public Sector CIO Academy […]