Samsung Electronics to Employ Blockchain Technology to Augment Supply Chain Network

(Source: BTCMANAGER) Samsung Electronics, one of the biggest information technology company, is mulling over using blockchain technology to assist in administration its supply and logistics network. The propound blockchain based platform’s role would be to oversee global shipments and cut back shipping costs.

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UW System receives $4 million in broadband funding

(Source: News8000.com – WKBT) The UW System worked with the Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative InformationTechnology Network (RWHC ITN), which is a consortium of rural not-for-profit healthcare providers, to apply for the funding. “UW’s educational offerings play a critical role in supplying the healthcare workforce we need now and in the future,” .

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The Security Risks of Logging in With Facebook

(Source: WIRED) In a yet-to-be peer-reviewed study published on Freedom To Tinker, a site hosted by Princeton’s Center for Information Technology Policy, three researchers document how third-party tracking scripts have the capability to scoop up information from Facebook’s login API without users knowing. The tracking scripts …

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Tyler Technologies Inc. (TYL) Moves Higher on Volume Spike for April 19

(Source: Equities.com) Tyler Technologies Inc. has a P/B ratio of 7.4. It also has a P/E ratio of 53.5. Tyler Technologies Inc is a provider of integrated information management solutions and services to address the information technology needs in areas of operations for cities, counties, schools and other local government entities. Headquartered in …

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SAP, UCT collaborate on Next-Gen Lab

(Source: ITWeb) The Next-Gen Lab, a collaboration between SAP Next-Gen and UCT’s School of IT, incorporates the Department of Information Systems in the Faculty of … a launch pad to break beyond academic theory and gain real-life experience with the latest technology and business strategies,” says professor Ingrid Woolard, dean of …

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4 Paths to Integrated Business Resiliency

Increased frequency and magnitude of natural, man-made or cyber disruptions have caused organizations to evaluate their abilities to properly identify threats, analyze the risk and then implement plans to avoid or recover from events. Integrating business resiliency functions better prepares an organization to deal with disruptions in more fluid, practical and actionable ways—which can reduce risk and exposure in a […]

Key Principals of Integrated Business Resiliency

In recent years the increased frequency and magnitude of natural, man-made or cyber disruptions have caused organizations to evaluate their abilities to properly identify threats, analyze the risk and then implement plans to avoid or recover from events. Business resiliency has to be built into the very fabric of the organization—from its culture to how the company operates. View the […]

Look Before You Leap: Integrated Business Risk Management

By understanding information security risk, compliance risk, and business risk within a single framework, business leaders can make better decisions and ensure that the organization’s objectives are met. View the infographic to discover the facts of integrated business risk management and to learn why taking a holistic approach to risk should be a top priority in your organization.

How GRC Can Help You Stay a Step Ahead of Ransomware

With ransomware growing at 350% annually,* many federal, state and local governments, and private-sector businesses, are focused on the question of how to better prepare for the next attack. View the white paper to discover the important role that governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions can play in helping organizations prepare for and respond to the next ransomware assault on […]

The 10+1 Guiding Principles of Business Risk Management

Your business risk management program should add strategic value to the organization—enabling the business to focus on strategic objectives and optimize performance, not just simply meet compliance requirements. Ultimately, business risk management is about making decisions— decisions to manage, accept, transfer or avoid risk. Download the white paper for an overview of the 10+1 guiding principles that should be the […]