Much of the strategy and management advice that business leaders turn to is unreliable or impractical. That’s because those who would guide us underestimate the power of chance. Gurus draw pointed lessons from companies whose outstanding results may be nothing more than random fluctuations. Executives speak proudly of corporate achievements that may be only lucky coincidences. Unfortunately, almost no one provides scientifically credible answers to every business leader’s basic questions about superior performance: Which companies are worth studying? What sets them apart? How can we follow their examples?
Business dependency on IT systems has never been greater, and when problems occur the impact can prove catastrophic to an organization’s productivity, revenue, and reputation.
Despite the critical role of business applications, the tools many companies use to ensure their functionality and protection remain undervalued and overlooked, resulting in faulty, obsolete IT preservation. Continue reading
India is unlikely to meet the target of creating a workforce of 5,00,000 cybersecurity professionals in next five years due to lack of infrastructure and investment, an official of security firm EC-Council said.
The country is lagging behind in its fight in cyberwarfare which has adopted innovative ways to attack governments and organizations causing huge financial losses, Jay Bavisi, the president of EC-Council, which is a major global certification and training organization in information security domain, said.
Many organizations today already use or plan to use cloud computing to help address their business requirements. Why? Because modern cloud computing solutions just make sense when you compare them to traditional, time-consuming, and costly on-premises solutions. Hence Protecting Your Data in the Cloud is critical. Among other things, cloud computing can help you reduce capital expenditures, minimize application deployment times, eliminate maintenance tasks, and refocus your IT staff on adding value to your core business.
Josh and Akhilesh show developers how to take features of Mobile Services, like the jQuery Mobile Pack, and convert them to hybrid applications using the Mobile SDK 2.0. Developers will also see some of the unique features of the Mobile SDK – including new components for building your mobile interface and the ability to store information offline securely on a mobile device.
- Leverage the Mobile SDK 2.0 to create hybrid applications that provide mobile device functionality, like secure storage and access to camera, using Visualforce pages.
Lead, Mobile Evangelist
Smartphones have been amongst the biggest technological revolutions of the past decade, bringing emails, calls, internet and entertainment into your pockets. However, a recent study claims that smartphones are also responsible for lowered fitness level among users.