Global spending on cybersecurity products and services is expected to increase by 12 to 15 percent each year until 2021, with IoT (internet of things) products leading the way. Since any product connected to the internet is a potential target for hacking, it’s no surprise that the information security market is expected to grow by […]

This post was written by Nicole Hitner, a content strategist at Exago, Inc., producers of embedded business intelligence for software companies. She manages the company’s content marketing, writes for their blog, and assists the product design team in continuing to enhance Exago BI. A relational database is ultimately just a collection of data tables, each […]

I remember the first day I heard about data science. I was a sophomore in college and had already switched my major twice, but still had no idea what I wanted to do after graduation. My university had recently partnered with a coding bootcamp to let students learn web development. During an information session, the […]

You’ve seen the headlines. (You may even have been among the victims.) From the Equifax breach affecting 145 million people to Uber’s security scare impacting 57 million drivers and riders, it seems like every week brings with it news of another massive security nightmare impacting our personal data. Companies of all sizes are realizing that […]

WannaCry and NotPetya may have put ransomware on the map, but smaller ransomware attacks (taking computers hostage until hackers receive a payout) have hit small and medium businesses (SMBs) hard—a recent report found that among the 22 percent of SMBs that reported being breached, about 15 percent took revenue losses. With ransomware and mobile phishing […]

With 76 percent of this year’s cyber breaches driven by financial gain, you’d think small businesses could fly under the radar while hackers go after larger prey for bigger reward. (Remember the 2013 Target and 2014 Home Depot data breaches?) But according to Verizon’s 2018 Data Breach Report, small businesses make up 58 percent of […]

I’ve been the sole in-house designer at the same company for 17 years. I’ve developed a strong understanding of how I can use my skills to best contribute to my team’s success, but I wanted to do more. I was in the habit of making experience-driven guesses at what end users needed rather than doing […]

User experience is a hot topic in the business world and continuous learning can help you keep your skills sharp. We’ve curated a list of the most impactful UX books ever written, so whether you’re just starting out or looking to refresh your skills, we’ve found a book suited to your needs. With this combination […]