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Data Digest: Using IoT, White Hat Hacking, and Building Data Science Teams

Ten useful ways to implement the Internet of Things, plus ethical hacking plus creating a cooperate team for analytics.

How Enterprises Use the IoT
(Source: Tech Republic)

Everyone is hyping the IoT as the next big thing, but nobody seems to mention what the IoT will help enterprises with when talking about it. This article gives 10 useful ways to implement the IoT in the enterprise with examples of what the IoT is used today.

 

Protecting Your Enterprise with White Hat Hacking
(Source: Information Age) 

No enterprise wants to become the next hacking victim. That is why some enterprises have adopted the tactic of “white hat hacking”, hiring an ethical hacker to try and infiltrate their security system as a test. This practice can prevent truly damaging cyberattacks if done right, as this article explains.

 

Make a Data Science Team, Not a Collection of Individuals
(Source: CIO)

The well-rounded, perfect data scientist is becoming the white whale of many enterprises who are trying to build their data science teams. As this article argues, stop chasing this ideal person and instead hire complimentary data analyzers to make a complete, cooperative team.

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at pungry.com.


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