Marco Martinez

Marco Martinez
Marco is a Senior Editor at Skye Learning.

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Why Data Security is Increasingly Complex

Posted by Marco Martinez on Jan 22, 2020 10:36 AM

Organizations are increasingly concerned about the loss or theft of electronic information, known as a data breach. Data breaches that result from unauthorized access by individuals within an organization have also become more common. These types of breaches, or data leaks, are commonly called insider threats. Insiders pose a unique challenge because they know how systems are configured, how to defeat these systems, and how to cover up any evidence.

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Data Governance

Posted by Marco Martinez on Dec 3, 2019 9:10 AM

Many people use the terms "data" and "information" interchangeably; however, there is a slight distinction between data governance and information governance. Information governance has more to do with all the processes and systems that gather and use knowledge, enhance it, and share it through the organization. Data governance is a subset of that, and it specifically focuses on the gathering, storing, and usage of data—especially personal data—concerning customers, employees, and partners. This data includes financial information, PII, phone numbers, emails, etc.

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Robots, AI, and the Jobs of the Future

Posted by Marco Martinez on Apr 18, 2019 10:24 AM

A lot of people are worried about losing their jobs to advanced automation, but robotics and artificial intelligence are likely to create a lot of new jobs, as well. Dmitri Artamonov, co-founder and CTO of Envel, foresees a future job market filled with blue-collar robot techs, white-collar automation consultants, and a lot of people “working less in the business and working more on the business.” Our latest Skye Learning video lays it out for you.

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All AI Is Not Created Equal

Posted by Marco Martinez on Mar 21, 2019 9:19 AM

There’s been a lot of media buzz about artificial intelligence lately – but what exactly is AI? The answer is more complicated than you might think; there are actually four different types of AI, ranging from chess-playing computers to self-aware programs that can anticipate how you feel. Our latest Skye Learning video sorts it all out for you.

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The Most Common Cyberattacks – and How to Avoid Them

Posted by Marco Martinez on Feb 6, 2019 11:41 AM

Imagine you arrive at work one day to find everyone in the office standing around and chattering loudly, while row after row of computer screens flash a ransom message. Someone quickly approaches and breathlessly informs you: “We’ve been hacked!”

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Timeline of Artificial Intelligence - Skye Learning

Posted by Marco Martinez on Feb 5, 2019 9:53 AM

As new technology enters the market, the buzz surrounding artificial intelligence (AI) continues to grow. From self-driving cars to digital assistants to natural language processors, AI is revolutionizing the modern technological landscape. Learn more about the evolution of AI in our latest infographic.

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The 4 IT Issues Managers Need to Face

Posted by Marco Martinez on Jan 30, 2019 9:00 AM


Rapid changes in technology are constantly making headlines—and they’re also making headaches for IT departments and company managers alike. Today’s managers face an increasing scarcity of trained personnel, a rise in security breaches, and a host of other IT problems, all competing for their attention. And doing nothing is definitely not an option: IT is no longer just a business enabler, it is a critical business driver, and businesses ignore the shifting IT landscape at their own peril.

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Beware the Cryptojacker!

Posted by Marco Martinez on Nov 27, 2018 10:26 AM

News headlines constantly remind us of the volume of cyberattacks targeting major retailers, banks, hospitals, and individuals like you and me. Some of these attacks involve a high level of complexity, but until recently most have been fairly basic—recycled from older malware and repurposed by attackers for different goals. That’s all starting to change now.

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How Does Big Data Influence Your Life?

Posted by Marco Martinez on Nov 13, 2018 11:52 AM

Big data is used all around us. The transportation industry uses it to capture real-time traffic data, while the banking industry uses it to monitor fraudulent transactions. Big data is complex, but its purpose is simple--to help analyze patterns and trends that play a role in daily life. Learn more about Big Data in our latest infographic.

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