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By Francesca Sales Evaluate May 26, 2016

How security standards help companies prioritize data protection

In part one of this blog post, John Pescatore, director at the nonprofit cybersecurity training provider SANS Institute, delved into the legal challenges companies face as they strive to secure ... Continue Reading

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By Terry Hughes Evaluate Mar 18, 2016

A world with more IoT standards bodies than IoT standards

Separating IoT standards bodies from IoT standards isn't an easy task, and it's hard to say which will emerge as the de-facto one. Continue Reading


By Mike Chapple Evaluate May 13, 2016

Are biometric security systems regulated by compliance standards?

Biometric security systems come with many advantages, but do they also come with many regulations? Expert Mike Chapple discusses biometric authentication compliance. Continue Reading

IoT Agenda

By Dan Sullivan Get Started May 10, 2016

IoT security standards improved by two consortia

While there are no industry-wide IoT security standards yet, there are two major consortia doing their best to resolve the problem: the Open Interconnect Consortium and Thread Group. Continue Reading


By Kristen Lee News May 03, 2016

Epic VP: Healthcare interoperability standards face challenges

When it comes to interoperability standards in healthcare, there are many barriers. One of Epic System Corp.'s vice presidents weighs in. Continue Reading


By Brenda Cole Manage Feb 17, 2016

Mobile manufacturing requires standardization, strategy

Companies that are interested in realizing mobility's potential must first familiarize themselves with best practices around mobile ERP and manufacturing applications. Continue Reading


By Tom Nolle Evaluate Apr 01, 2016

SDN/NFV network standards don't address benefits of change

Evolving SDN/NFV network standards address the technology but don't help operators understand potential operational efficiencies and increased service revenues. Continue Reading


By Alex Scroxton Mar 29, 2016

Why are telcos so readily adopting open standards for NFV?

Communications services providers are lining up to make their future virtualised networks as open as possible. What’s the attraction? Continue Reading


By Simon Quicke Mar 22, 2016

CompTIA looks to raise channel standards

Industry organisation outlines plans for new standards designed to encourage best practices across the channel Continue Reading


By Christine Parizo Manage May 27, 2016

Two-tier ERP for SAP depends on integration, corporate standards

Whether you stick with SAP or go with outside vendors like NetSuite and Microsoft, experts say just a few key factors will drive the choice of the second-tier ERP. Continue Reading