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  1. ProAg Adds Borner, Piechowski, Schaefers to Leadership TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Insurance Journal West

    Amarillo, Texas-based Producers Ag Insurance Group Inc. , a member of the Tokio Marine HCC group of companies, has hired Scott Schaefers as senior vice president of Marketing and Innovation, Becky Piechowski as senior vice president of Operations and Benji Borner as chief information officer. With more than 20 years of marketing experience, Schaefers leads ProAg's efforts to expand agent and policyholder relationships and maintain its position as a leading crop insurance provider in a changing and evolving agricultural marketplace.


  2. Suffolk financial adviser goes to the House of CommonsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Kingsfleet Wealth managing director Colin Low meets journalist and broadcaster Andrew Neil at the House of Commons Gala to launch The 2018 Parliamentary Review Suffolk's Kingsfleet Wealth appear as one of the experts in The Parliamentary Review 2018, featuring alongside Prime Minister Theresa May, journalist and broadcaster Andrew Neil, plus a group of ministers and leading officials from a variety of organisations and industry. A series of four documents, published by Westminster Publications, The Parliamentary Review is an independent initiative that covers finance, manufacturing, education, construction, technology and a number of other key policy sectors, with the main objective of sharing knowledge and raising standards.


  3. Watchdog: IRS botched Linux migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Federal Computer Week

    Poor IT governance has prevented the IRS from making progress on a long-term effort to migrate 141 legacy applications from using a proprietary vendor software to open source Linux operating systems, according to an audit by the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration. Under a migration plan developed in 2014, two-thirds of targeted applications and databases were supposed to have been successfully migrated by December 2016.


  4. What CEOs Really Want from Blockchain, Other Emerging TechRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNet News

    Occasionally, we send subscribers special offers from select partners. Would you like to receive these special partner offers via e-mail? By submitting your wireless number, you agree that eWEEK, its related properties, and vendor partners providing content you view may contact you using contact center technology.


  5. Dr. Denise W. Hines to Join HIMSS as Chief Americas OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Wire

    With nearly 25 years of experience, Dr. Hines is an award-winning, nationally recognized expert in healthcare technology, particularly the role of state government in health information exchanges . Dr. Hines is currently the CEO of eHealth Services Group, a health technology consulting firm, and serves as the Executive Director of Georgia's statewide HIE, the Georgia Health Information Network .


  6. Equifax mega-breach was 'entirely preventable', fumes US gov reportRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Inquirer

    CREDIT RATING AGENCY Equifax has been accused of failing to implement "adequate security" to protect its data in the official US government report into the breach. The report by the US House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform claimed that the data breach "was entirely preventable" and accused the company of failing to fully patch its systems.


  7. Becker-Carroll Awarded Government Digital Identity ContractRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Becker-Carroll has been selected to deliver expertise in blockchain and identity management as part of a strategic Canadian government initiative for the Canadian digital economy. The Digital ID and Authentication Council of Canada has awarded Becker-Carroll, a Converge Company, a contract to provide facilitation, project management, and lead editorial services in the advancement of the Pan-Canadian Trust Framework .


  8. HSBC Cfo discusses collaboration with it functionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Sophia Steiger, CFO of HSBC's Operations, Services and Technology function, discusses the benefits brought by close collaboration between the Tech and Finance functions HSBC took the decision to change the ways of working between IT and its Finance team over the last two years, and is now reaping the rewards brought by collaboration between the teams. "We've changed the way we work over the last two and half years.


  9. Loffler Companies Recognized Again As a Leader in Uniflow and Scanning...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Loffler's key knowledge in implementing world-class document workflow solutions creates secure work environments for organizations of all sizes. As a nationally recognized leader in secure workflow processes, we strive to be the best choice for organizations by analyzing their needs, making the proper recommendation, and providing world class installation and ongoing support.


  10. Nuvalo Named Most Promising IT Services Company by CIO ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Now more than ever before, IT organizations have the ability to create a durable, efficient and cost effective enterprise. Nuvalo provides the knowledge and skills for IT transformation in support of our clients as they embark upon their modernization initiatives Nuvalo, an IT infrastructure modernization firm that focuses on planning, execution and optimization announced today that it has been recognized as one of the "20 Most Promising IT Services Companies of 2018" by CIO Review.


  11. Middlesex CC works to fend off hackersRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    In the wake of another community college losing more than $800,000 through a phishing scheme, Middlesex Community College is taking steps to prevent such a serious breach from happening in its own computer system. In a Monday memo sent to the MCC Board of Trustees and shared with The Sun, Chairman James Campbell said college administration acted immediately last week upon learning of the breach at Cape Cod Community College.


  12. True Leaders Have Innovation Epics And Management SprintsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    The philosophy behind Agile and its many practice incarnations has been around for what will soon be 20 years but it's only recently that we start seeing it truly break its way out of the confines of the realm of software development and starting to spread across organizations at every level in lieu of remaining the appanage of project management and IT teams. Granted it is a slow spread and some parts of the organization seem to believe they are exempt from changing the way they work, but we are starting to see a shift in deeply seated mentalities around its benefits.


  13. Nissan opens global digital hub in KeralaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    Nissan currently has employability of 300 professionals, which will be ramped up to 500 by the end of this financial year, and has plans to scale up the employee strength to 1,500 in the next two years, according to the company. Inaugurating the facility, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said: "Nissan coming to Thiruvananthapuram marks the beginning of a new era for Kerala IT.


  14. Women in STEM Can Mitigate $2.5 Trillion Impact of Worker Shortage, Says IT Exec Monica Eaton-CardoneRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | PRWeb

    New research shows the manufacturing industry is facing a shortage of 2.4 million workers in the next 10 years. FinTech executive Monica Eaton-Cardone says women in tech can swell those ranks if young leaders help drive interest in STEM careers.


  15. 'Culture of cybersecurity complacency' blamed for 2017 Equifax hackRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Federal Computer Week

    A new congressional report blamed the 2017 breach at Equifax that compromised information on 148 million Americans on a "culture of cybersecurity complacency" at the credit reporting company. The report, from the Republican staff at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, stated that the failure of Equifax officials to follow "an adequate security program" contributed to the breach.


  16. Equifax breach was 'entirely preventable' had it used basic security measures, says House reportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    A House Oversight Committee report out Monday has concluded that Equifax's security practices and policies were sub-par and its systems were old and out-of-date, and bothering with basic security measures - like patching vulnerable systems - could've prevented its massive data breach last year. It comes a little over a year after Equifax , one of the world's largest credit rating agencies, confirmed its systems had fallen to hackers.


  17. defi SOLUTIONS Delivers Customizable Loan Origination and Loan...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The configurable defi LOS and LMS gives Justice for Me the ability to change fields, create new rules, and customize the system to their specific industry needs, without hours of programming. defi SOLUTIONS products are integral in Justice for Me's mission to provide easier access for more Americans seeking quality legal representation.


  18. LSAT Goes Digital Exclusively With Surface Go TabletsRead the original story

    Monday | Ubergizmo

    The LSAT exam for law schools in the United States is making a big transition to a digital formet starting with the July 2019 LSAT test. It has chosen to enter into a broad technology collaboration with Microsoft for this purpose.


  19. Buckman Adds 3 to Leadership TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Coatings World

    Buckman announced three additions to its leadership team including chief operating officer, chief digital officer and chief information officer. Anthony Rindone will serve as Buckman's COO responsible for all of Buckman's global manufacturing operations and supply chain with a strong focus on operational excellence, safety and efficiency.


  20. University of Maryland Medical System investigating malware attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Baltimore Sun

    The University of Maryland Medical System is investigating a malware attack on its computer system that occurred early Sunday, according to the hospital network. The ransomware-style attack affected about 250 of the hospital system's 27,000 devices, said Jon Burns, the hospital system's chief information officer and senior vice president.