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MEMBER NEWS: Securing IoT Devices and Traffic between IoT Sensors and Cloud Analytics

Author: John Hayes, Co-Founder, Blackridge Technologies It is well documented that IoT devices have introduced new security risks. Most IoT devices must interface to cloud based management and analytics engines and therefore support a TCP/IP stack for this communication. Our IoT endpoint software is designed to augment a device’s TCP/IP...

RECAP: Predictions

Author: Derek Kerton, Chairman, Telecom Council On the eighth of February, we held our annual Predictions meeting, which is a mix of a fun annual quiz contest, as well as a relevant look ahead at what changes we expect to see in the new year. Predictions is largely broken up...

Where do you stand on RPA?

With RPA poised to eliminate white collar repetitive tasks, what do we lose when we take away the human element?  Some would argue the margin for error, while others predict societal catastrophe if we allow artificial intelligence to be our first point of contact. Click here for the BBC article...

When Invasion of Privacy becomes a Security Risk

As we all become overly connected, managing privacy settings needs review. Amazon sharing my gift searches on FB, spoiling the surprise, pales into insignificance when national security is at risk.  Which share settings should be opt-in, instead of opt-out? To read the full Network World article, click here.