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    Companies get tough as gadget risks spike – Quotes by Paul Hill

Companies get tough as gadget risks spike – Quotes by Paul Hill

April 19, 2013 – Boston Business Journal

Mary K. Pratt, Special to the Journal

Steve Snyder, the chief information officer for the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority, knows the workers in his organization cover a lot of ground on a typical day. So he equips them with iPhones and iPads, allowing them to work as they move around the MCCA’s 1.7 million […]

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    Paul Hill of SystemExperts on BYOD’s Impact on Workplace Training

Paul Hill of SystemExperts on BYOD’s Impact on Workplace Training

April 8, 2013 – Training Station

As part of a series of articles on this blog we started last month on the impact of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) policy is having on workplace learning and development, I spoke recently with Paul Hill, Senior Consultant for SystemExperts, an important network security consulting firm.

Paul Hill has worked with SystemExperts as a […]

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BYOD & Training

In my experience employee training has been one of the business drivers that introduces tablets into some organizations.  Employees have indicated an interest in using tablets to review training materials and many training managers have responded well to the feedback.  Typically an initial pilot program will use company owned and managed devices, temporarily loaned to employees for the purposes […]

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    How To Improve DBA And Security Team Relations – Quotes by Brad Johnson

How To Improve DBA And Security Team Relations – Quotes by Brad Johnson

April 3, 2013 — Dark Reading

If ever there were an “odd couple” tension of Oscar and Felix proportions within the IT operations community, it would be the mismatch between database administrators (DBAs) and the security pros tasked with managing risk on the data stores the DBAs keep humming. DBAs are “performance junkies,” according to John Kindervag, principal analyst for […]

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    DBAs, security pros can learn to get along – Commentary by Brad Johnson

DBAs, security pros can learn to get along – Commentary by Brad Johnson

April 3, 2013 — FierceCIO

The ‘Oscar and Felix’ of IT must find common ground

Database administrators and security pros are integrally involved in securing data, but the two camps can seem like the “Oscar and Felix” of IT operations, writes Ericka Chickowski at Dark Reading. The two disciplines tend to approach data from different knowledge bases, backgrounds and goals, but […]

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