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Wisconsin Technology Association & Milwaukee Tech Hub

Last month I spoke at the Wisconsin Technology Association in a panel discussion on technology disruption and digital transformation.  I was joined by three other executives where we talked about how we engage the business ecosystem with transformative technologies, enable the operationalized cloud, build skills, and transition their companies.  I want to thank the WTA […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

ServiceNow Security – Social Engineering

Protecting your business practice, assets, and proprietary information will always be a never-ending battle. For every security patch that is released, there are operators reverse engineering different aspects of every platform looking for exploits.

Scott Poling by Scott Poling

ServiceNow Test Management: Accelerate the Management of Testing Processes

Are you looking to streamline your user acceptance testing experience? Look no further than ServiceNow's very own Test Management suite which features a simplified process for executing tests around software development. Furthermore, gain visibility into which test cases are passing versus which tests have defects, and sign off when you're ready for deployment!

Michael Dugan by Michael Dugan

Attack Surface Analyzer

Attack Surface Analyzer is an older tool that Microsoft has recently updated and re-released as v2.0.  This tool tracks changes to files, services, network ports, certificates, registry, and local user accounts.  Although it is primarily for Windows, it is an open source product available for macOS and Linux as well.

Mitchell Grande by Mitchell Grande

Concurrency, Inc. Adds to Team of Ph.D. Data Scientists

Microsoft Partner of the Year-winning professional services firm Concurrency, Inc., the first Microsoft-focused systems integrator to bring Ph.D. data scientists on staff, has further expanded its Data & AI practice. Swaminathan ("Swami") Venkatesh, Ph.D. joins Concurrency's integrated Data & AI team which also includes technical architects, developers and other Ph.D. data scientists. The team works cohesively to design and implement machine-learning and other cutting-edge approaches to improving business operations, products and services.

Kim Claditis by Kim Claditis

Key-based Authentication for OpenSSH on Windows

Windows Server 2019 has more native support for SSH via OpenSSH.  Here, we'll take a look at how to configure key-based authentication with OpenSSH on Windows.

Mitchell Grande by Mitchell Grande

Ethics of AI – Chapter 3: Humanity Positively Impacted by AI

For the benefit of humanity, AI can prove to be the most important invention of our generation, if the strengths are appropriately governed.  If you consider the innovation wave that AI is producing and the comparison between it and all previous generations, the opportunity for economic advancement, personal empowerment, invention, and maximization of humanity’s strengths has never seen a greater time of set before it.  The benefits of applying AI to human challenges span from medical, to manufacturing, to safety, to personal well-being, to optimizing relationships.  We’ll spend some time talking about the areas of life that will be positively impacted by AI, but these will only be a sample, because the most game-changing haven’t even been ideated yet.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Ethics of AI – Chapter 2: The Definition of Artificial Intelligence

What is AI?  Is AI essentially any machine computational process that takes an input and arrives at a probability? Does it depend on more?  To have a fruitful conversation about artificial intelligence, we need to break it down into at least two main categories

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski