The Difference Between Management and Governance

In terms of the meaning of the words, it does not seem too much difference between management and governance, they both have a relationship with “to direct” or “to act”.

But if the words “management” and “governance” are associated with the concept of corporate management and corporate governance, the difference between management and governance will be very visible.

Maximize The Benefits of Private Cloud With Managed Services

In the beginning, cloud computing was public cloud managed by a service provider. Resources in public cloud are available and accessible to public with a pay as you go model or for free. Why is private cloud becoming an option now?. What are the benefits of private cloud ?.

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The Important of SEO Off-Page Optimization

SEO often begins with some on page optimizations such as building high-quality contents, incorporating keywords with the site-wide elements (such as title tags, meta descriptions, etc.), and improving page load speed. After that, you need to proceed with your link-building campaign and spread the words on your website.

Hot News on Internet of Things

The Netherlands Implements The Internet of Things Network

The Netherlands is becoming the first country to create a dedicated network to support the IoT (Internet of Things).

The Internet of Things is a world in which most of your everyday devices have the network connectivity, for instance, your house lights, thermostat or dishwasher.

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The White Hat SEO vs The Black Hat SEO

Techniques of Search Engine Optimization (SEO) can be classified into two broad categories. The first one are techniques that search engines recommend as part of good design. The second one are techniques of which search engines do not approve. The search engines try to cut the effect of the latter, among them spamdexing. Commentators of the industry and practitioners who employ them have classified these methods, as either white hat or black hat SEO. White hats will produce results that last a long time, whereas black hats tend that their sites may be banned eventually either permanently or temporarily by the search engines once they discover what websites are doing.

IT Leadership: Hot Topics

IT Risk Management

Risk management of IT is the application of the methods of risk management to Information technology to manage the risk of IT risk. IT risk management is:

The risk of business associated with the use, operation, ownership, influence, involvement and adoption of IT within an organization or enterprise.

Risk management of IT can be considered as a part of a wider risk management system of an enterprise.

IT Governance: Hot Topics

IT Governance

First emerged in 1993, the discipline of information technology governance is a derivative of corporate governance and it deals primarily with the connection between the strategic objectives of an organisation, the business goals and the IT management within an organization. IT governance highlights the importance of accountability and value creation for the use of information and related technology. IT governance establishes the governing body responsibility, rather than the chief information officer or the business management.

Green IT: Hot Topics

Green Computing Approaches

San Murugesan, in a 2008 article, defined green computing basically as “studies and practices of designing, manufacturing, using, and also disposing of computers, servers, and their associated subsystems — such as a monitor, printer, storage device, networking and communications system — efficiently and effectively with minimal or no impact to the environment.”

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Information Security Basic principles

Key concepts

The confidentiality, integrity, and availability CIA triad is at the information security heart. (The members of the classic InfoSec triad — confidentiality, integrity and availability — are interchangeably used in the literature as security attributes, security goals, fundamental aspects, information criteria, properties, critical information characteristics and basic building blocks.) There is a continuous debate on extending the classic trio. Other principle such as Accountability has sometimes been proposed for addition – it has been pointed out that an issue such as non-repudiation do not fit well within the three core concepts.

Cloud Identity Services – Overview

cloud-identity-servicesAn article related to IBM Security – Identity and Access Management (IAM) has always been a challenge. But as IT sprawl and expanding data privacy regulations take their toll, companies are struggling to manage identities and access to resources that go far beyond their traditional IT eco-system.

What is Security Intelligence? *

An article related to IBM Security – It is recognized that users are struggling with the increasingly sophisticated attack against their organizations. In order to attack all of those they are gathering more and more information from security devices and the network, from systems, from application sources and this is really a big data type of problem.