As the war between the black hats and white hats continues to escalate, cybersecurity necessarily evolves. In the past, black hats were rogue individuals. Now they're hactivists, crime groups, and hackers backed by nation states.
Ariella Brown, Writer & Social Media Consultant, 2/22/2017
Does the shift toward more data and algorithmic direction for our business decisions assure us that organizations and businesses are operating to everyone's advantage? There are a number of issues involved that some people feel need to be addressed going forward.
One of the first forms you are asked to sign when you see a new doctor is a HIPAA form -- a form that tells you your privacy rights under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996. The idea is that your medical records are "protected health information" that stays private.
Data analytics pros are some of the most sought after workers today, and forecasts show that demand will continue to outpace supply. If you are looking for a stable, high-growth career, analytics is a good way to go.
As analytics continues to spread out across an organization, someone needs to orchestrate it all. The "best" person for the job is likely a chief analytics officer (CAO) who understands the business, understands analytics, and can help align the two.