Tech News Recap for the Week of 11/13/17

If you had a busy week and need to catch up, here’s a tech news recap of articles you may have missed the week of 11/13/2017!

How GreenPages can help with Office 365 design and migration. How a disaster recovery process can go hyper-converged. The future of cyberwar: weaponized ransomware, IoT attacks and a new arms race. The top 3 benefits of AI adoption and more top news this week you may have missed! Remember, to stay up-to-date on the latest tech news throughout the week, follow @GreenPagesIT on Twitter.

Tech News Recap


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  • HPE’s Blockchain as a Service offers faster deployments and ‘massive scalability’
  • Rackspace partners with HPE to introduce pay-as-you-go private cloud


  • Dell EMC high-performance computing bundles aimed at AI, deep learning
  • Dell EMC: Big data lakes will like our Elastic Data Platform
  • Dell EMC looks to speed machine and deep learning adoption with new product bundles


  • Cisco: Most IoT projects are failing due to lack of experience and security


  • VeloCloud SD-WAN user Brooks Brothers assesses VMware buy



  • This phishing attack pretends to come from someone you trust
  • Cybersecurity predictions for 2018: it’s going to be “a lot more of the same”
  • Equifax breach gives IT $87.5 million reminders to apply critical security patches
  • Phishing attacks, not breaches, represent the biggest security risk for Google users
  • How hackers crack passwords and why you can’t stop them
  • What is a cyber attack? Recent examples show disturbing trends
  • The future of cyberwar: Weaponized ransomware, IoT attacks, and a new arms race

Thanks for checking out our tech news recap!

By Jake Cryan, Digital Marketing Specialist

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