AI, IoT to Drive Enterprise Public Cloud Growth: Survey
The increase is expected as enterprise IT staffers say they can’t keep up with AI, ML and IoT changes, but the public cloud will help them.
Net Neutrality Rules Swept Aside by Republican-Led U.S. FCC
The U.S. Federal Communications Commission swept aside rules barring broadband providers from favoring the internet traffic of websites willing to pay for speedier service.
New class: Practical Machine Learning
We’ve added a third brand-new class to our Spring line-up in Chicago: Immersion Event on Practical Machine Learning. It’s a combination 2-day class plus 3-day class, taught by industry expert Rafal Lukawiecki, presented …
Apple Backs Finisar With $390 Million for Face ID Technology
Many of Apple’s new facial-recognition features — including one in which emojis mimic a person’s facial expressions — require lasers that track tiny movements.
So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, adieu
On an otherwise unremarkable day, almost twelve years ago (early 2006 to be exact), I got an email from Adam Machanic . I don’t have it anymore, but I do remember the management summary of the contents: “Hey Hugo, you should start blogging. …
IBM Taps Samsung, Daimler in Quantum Computer Push
By giving the companies access to quantum computers, IBM is banking on hooking them early on the emerging technology so that when more powerful machines are ready, the companies will already be comfortable with the systems.
Startup offers industrial-strength Blockchain for IoT security
Xage aims to turn industrial cybersecurity on its head with its new Blockchain-based platform.
Can you prevent deletes and inserts without a WHERE clause from running?
File this under bad idea thong In the tradition of Klaus Aschenbrenner wanting to prevent people from writing SELECT * queries, I thought it might be nice to prevent people from running deletes or updates without a WHERE clause. In a vaguely scientific …
Changing the Path for the Master Database
We as DBAs, changing or migrating databases to a new path is important part of admin’s world. This article helps you with the steps involved to move the Critical ‘master’ database. How to fix SQL Server disk I/O bottlenecks (without a hammer)In t …
So what is GDPR, and why should your customers care?
GDPR is introducing new rights at the same time that the threats to data are the biggest they’ve ever been. The more leaks and breaches there are, the more your customers will learn that GDPR grants them six specific rights, and the louder they …
Questions About the GDPR That You Were Too Shy to Ask
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect organisations in countries around the world, not just those in Europe. The GDPR regulates how personal data is stored, moved, handled, and destroyed. Not following the regulation will lead to di …
Savill's FAQs: Using PowerShell File Comparison Capability
Three times a week, John Savill tackles your most pressing IT questions. Today: Learning about PowerShell file comparison capability; filtering search results containing certain strings; and using the pipeline in PowerShell commands.
SQL SERVER – Always On Availability Group Failover Generating Dump. Error: 17066: SQL Server Assertion: HadrFstrVnnUtils.cpp:479
One of my clients was using Always On availability group. They were having 3 nodes Always On AG setup. For simplicity, let’s call them Node1, Node2 and Node3. The first two nodes were in one subnet and node3 was in separate subnet. Let us learn a …
7 Fastest Growing Jobs for IT Pros
Looking for a career change in 2018? Here are the fastest growing jobs for developers, engineers and big data experts.
Cisco: 9 percent of consumers have high trust in IoT
Consumers’ low trust in IoT mirrors their attitudes toward microwaves decades ago.