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How EverQuote Democratized Data Through Self-Service Analytics

How EverQuote Democratized Data Through Self-Service Analytics

During our recent webinar on scaling self-service analytics, AtScale spoke with Kwan Lee, EVP of Engineering at EverQuote about its multifaceted self-service approach to data analytics for business users and machine learning.

How Analytics Governance Empowers Self-Service BI

How Analytics Governance Empowers Self-Service BI

The benefit of implementing analytics policies at the semantic layer – for both access control and usage policies – is that users can be guided and coached how to interact with analytics in real-time. This empowers individuals to operate...





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SECURITY

6 Cybersecurity Tips for Business

December 7, 2021 No Comments

Cyber threats are not just a problem for large corporations and governments; they affect everyone. It’s important to protect your business from cyber attacks, but the fact is that some business leaders don’t know how to do it. This article will help business owners navigate the world of cyber threats.

How Your Online Business Can Gear Up For 2022

December 3, 2021 No Comments

Any business owner wants to focus on what they can do to increase the success of their company. The only way you can achieve this is to make sure you’re in the top choices in your industry by making changes. It’s about how you market your products and services to the digital world. Market competition is always around, especially when your customers can discover your competitors in a single click. However, you stay on top of the game despite the changes by employing IT Managed Services to support your e-commerce journey. In this article, you will learn tips on how your online business can gear up for 2022.

How to Tell If You Have Ransomware?

December 1, 2021 No Comments

Ransomware is on the loose in 2021. The statistics reflect skyrocketing incidents. A ransomware attack has been taking place every 11 seconds in 2021. One of the reasons for such a high number of ransomware attacks is a switch to the remote environment. According to Upwork, 26.7% of the workforce operate remotely in 2021, and by 2025 the number of remote workers is expected to double.

5 Cybersecurity Challenges Facing Higher Education

November 30, 2021 No Comments

Safety is a basic human need; humans appreciate safety physically or on the web; this security takes on different facets such as privacy; humans want to know that their private affairs are kept confidential and hidden from prying eyes. This is essential in every sector of activities; finance, education, individual enterprise, etc. With the incorporation of software-as-a-service platforms in universities and colleges to support registrar, admissions, and bursary, higher education institutions are gathering a copious quantity of information and data. Higher learning establishments, universities, and colleges are facing difficulties with securing information and digital from criminals. Information security has become a hot cake.

How To Integrate Security Compliance Into Your Business Workflow

November 30, 2021 No Comments

Security shall be embedded from the roots of a company for a good foundation. The growth of the business stretches out by branching into security compliance as well. Thus, it’s making your business workflow fruitful. You might know that consistency is critical but security breaches can cause considerable delays, risks, and damages under unforeseen circumstances. Security compliance has a broad scope and is unquestionably essential in business. Medical businesses, in particular, have solid measures in integrating their security compliance. It’s the process of examining, monitoring, and assessing systems, networks, and devices.

3 Things To Consider When Integrating Enterprise Apps

November 30, 2021 No Comments

The business realm continues to grow a mile each day. New innovations and upgrades are born from the minds of ingenious inventors. As a business owner, one would ensure that the company flourishes and be ‘out in the market.’ The growth of a business ought to be directly proportional to the integration of enterprise applications as well.

Top 6 Data Privacy Trends To Look Out For In 2022

November 29, 2021 No Comments

Twenty Twenty-One is nearly ending. And with 2022 just around the corner, you can expect new developments in data privacy that will significantly impact your business. In this article, you’ll find key trends and major shifts that will shape data privacy in the coming year.

Automation of Payroll Processes: What Hinders Organizations & What Solutions Exist?

November 29, 2021 No Comments

The payroll process for organizations has long been inefficient, with many companies still relying on paper checks to distribute salaries. Even when they can automate the process, there are often complications that arise from human error or business growth. However, by investing in a modernized system and taking into account some essential factors, we can ensure that your company will be up and running smoothly without any unnecessary headaches. Here are common hindrances and solutions.

Essential pieces of technology for your small business

November 23, 2021 No Comments

Running a small business can be exciting, but it can also be exhausting. There is a lot to think about and sometimes you need a little help with the components to make sure the whole machine is running smoothly. Here are some great pieces of tech or software that can take some of the pressure off you so you can focus on what really needs your attention.

Is BNPL About To Change B2B Transactions Forever?

November 23, 2021 No Comments

Buy now pay later (BNPL) is a payment method many of us have used before. Most people use it for one-off purchases that they can’t afford – some people get carried away with it. It’s a form of credit offered by creditors that means every purchase made is like a mini loan. Miss the payments, and it can affect your credit score.

Rookie Guide for Securing Your Digital Life

November 22, 2021 No Comments

Modern cybercriminals have an extensive range of practices, tools, techniques, and technologies at their disposal that they can use to endanger your digital life. The key to defending yourself against them lies in understanding the biggest cyber threats and ensuring that you stay secure and anonymous online.

5 Cyber Attack Entry Points Your Business Should Keep An Eye On

November 15, 2021 No Comments

A cyberattack is an attempt to gain unauthorized access to a system in hopes of damaging it in any form. For example, it may disrupt or control the system and its data. Some instances of cyberattacks carry certain similarities. However, they differ in terms of their severity, system interaction, methodology, and entry points. The entry point of a cyberattack, also known as its point of entrance, is where the attack begins and the point at which the hacker or cybercriminal was able to infiltrate the infrastructure.

The Main Benefits of Sap Business Intelligence

November 12, 2021 No Comments

To talk about SAP, we need to start with understanding the basics of business intelligence (BI). BI is a set of tools and technologies for collecting, analyzing, and processing data. BI makes working processes easier for many types of businesses. For instance, a company uses several channels to receive applications and needs to collect uniform sales statistics. Or advertising campaigns of famous brands cover several websites and you need to compare their effectiveness. All these processes require BI.

Major Data Privacy Laws and What They Mean to the IT Industry

October 25, 2021 No Comments

In today’s world, many different companies collect consumer data in some type of way. But over 90% of data collection done in the world in the past two years was without the consent of the consumers involved. This has sparked a lot of unrest and distrust among customers over the way companies use and access their data, leading to the emergence of data privacy laws governing various regions and countries.

7 Major Security Risks Your Company Might be Facing

October 19, 2021 No Comments

These days, businesses face a great deal of threats, both online and offline. To protect a business from these threats, employees and managers should familiarize themselves with them and take steps to prevent them. This article is a great way to do so. Here are 7 major security risks that your company might be facing.

Tips on How to Prevent Business Fraud

October 12, 2021 No Comments

One of the challenges that businesses face is the risk of fraud. There are different types of fraud, and they all bring a negative effect on the company. Some of the most common are cash theft, forgery, inventory theft, and check tampering. There are also frauds committed by hackers and third parties that aim to make money out of the business’ expense or get their essential details to be used fraudulently.

4 Benefits of VPN You Didn’t Know About

October 12, 2021 No Comments

Most users think a VPN is just a location changer tool. You can choose whatever location you want to browse from and that’s it. However, a VPN goes beyond just masking your location. It increases your data security, provides secure browsing, and lets you access any content on the web. But there are some hidden benefits and uses of VPN that might surprise you.

Why GDPR Matters More Than Ever

September 30, 2021 No Comments

Facing the COVID-19 pandemic, the great majority of enterprises turned to remote labor, at least to some extent. The pandemic has also highlighted the need for better protection of personal data. However, there are numerous risks associated with the usage of modern technology in remote employment. Unfortunately, employees often are not sufficiently aware of the importance of data security. Furthermore, there is a lack of adequate tools to protect personal data.

How to handle OOMkilled errors in Kubernetes

September 28, 2021 No Comments

Users will encounter different kinds of errors in any software development environment. This is the same when dealing with container developments. With its immense popularity, Kubernetes has become the leading container orchestration platform. Therefore, it is more likely that you will encounter errors in Kubernetes environments.

Protecting Your Sensitive Information from Fraudsters

September 28, 2021 No Comments

The internet has become a busy place, people are spending more and more time online, especially now after the pandemic has forced us to spend more time inside. Everyone had to adapt to the “new world”, especially businesses that had to undergo digital transformation in order to be able to continue providing their services. We all had a lot of curve balls thrown at us, but as always, we managed to overcome them and even find the best in the bad situation.

Best Identity Theft Protection Software for your Business in 2021

September 28, 2021 No Comments

As a business, being in the public domain can put you at more risk than normal. It can leave you open to cyberattacks and threats to your business in a number of ways. Identity theft is one of those common occurrences and as a business, it can do some significant damage not only to your finances but also to the reputation of the company.

Cybersecurity Tips For Businesses In 2021

September 27, 2021 No Comments

The pandemic has led to a sharp rise in cybercrime over the last 18 months or so, and this is giving businesses another major issue that needs to be taken very seriously. A successful cyber-attack could destroy a business in more ways than one, so prevention is key, and you need to know how to protect your business. There are a few helpful cybersecurity tips for businesses owners in 2021 that should help you to improve your protection, avoid cyber-attacks and have peace of mind knowing that you are protected.

Can an antivirus fail to detect malware? In which cases?

September 24, 2021 No Comments

The world of technology has opened a new avenue for humankind. People are enjoying multiple benefits using the latest technologies. Antivirus is one among them people rely upon to become secured while browsing the internet or performing different work over an online arena. Antivirus software ensures to make your browsing easier and hassle-free as no malware can enter your space, and there is no threat to your personal data or browsing history.

4 Vulnerabilities Of A Proxy Server

September 21, 2021 No Comments

Users can either choose a paid or free proxy to connect to the Internet. A proxy works differently than a VPN. Unlike the latter, which provides a comprehensive security and privacy solution, a proxy only masks the IP address of a user’s device. When you connect your device to a proxy, it directs the data to the intended server through a proxy server. As a result, the trackers of websites do not get to read the real IP address. Instead, they read the IP address assigned by the proxy server.

A Vaccine for Business: 7 Steps, That Will Protect Your Company From Viruses and Cyber Attacks

September 20, 2021 No Comments

We have prepared several recommendations that will be useful to all entrepreneurs, regardless of the size of your business – whether it is a popular casino like PlayAmo casino Canada or just a new internet store. First of all, there are three basic principles: confidentiality, integrity, and availability. This triad is the foundation of information security worldwide for all companies, small and large.

How EverQuote Democratized Data Through Self-Service Analytics

September 15, 2021 No Comments

During our recent webinar on scaling self-service analytics, AtScale spoke with Kwan Lee, EVP of Engineering at EverQuote about its multifaceted self-service approach to data analytics for business users and machine learning.

How Analytics Governance Empowers Self-Service BI

September 15, 2021 No Comments

The benefit of implementing analytics policies at the semantic layer – for both access control and usage policies – is that users can be guided and coached how to interact with analytics in real-time. This empowers individuals to operate independently and with confidence that they are working with data in the right way.

5 Cybersecurity Programs to Protect Your Business from Cyber Attacks

September 1, 2021 No Comments

Cyber attacks have been continuously increasing in frequency for more than a decade, but so has human dependence on the internet, so it shouldn’t be too much of a surprise. Cyber security has also grown in unison, but last year cyber attacks cost the global economy an estimated $1 trillion. The monetary aspect isn’t only relative to attacks that focus on actual theft of digital currency, but also attacks that cause companies to close their proverbial internet doors to fix, causing downtime in commercial availability.

5 business technology ideas that you start from home

August 30, 2021 No Comments

With modern technology advancement, owning and operating a business from home has never been easy. In this article, we will explore some business tech ideas that you can easily start from home and make a living.

Putting the Cybersecurity Executive Order Vision Into Action

August 24, 2021 No Comments

Ransomware attacks have been all over the headlines in recent weeks, putting a new spotlight on the need for cybersecurity. Shortly after a ransomware attack disabled a major fuel pipeline supporting the East Coast, President Biden signed an executive order focused on improving the nation’s cybersecurity.

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