IT infrastructure and operations (I&O) skills including capacity planning and performance management, which are widely valued in datacentres, are no longer sufficient to meet business needs in the digital economy era, analyst firm Gartner has warned.
The concept of data privacy in the age of big data may seem somewhat antithetical to most commercial data-gathering operations, but organizations that don't respect their users' privacy may soon have big problems on their hands.
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Harvey Koeppel has been there, done that in terms of IT DR, but no disaster recovery and business continuity plan prepared him for the tragedy that struck when he was the CIO of a global bank on assignment overseas.