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Lauren Hansen is a writer for TechnologyAdvice, covering IT strategy and trends, enterprise networking, and PM software for CIOInsight.com, enterprisenetworkingplanet.com, project-management.com, and technologyadvice.com. When she's not writing about technology trends, she's working out or spending time with family.1

Top Computer Networking Jobs & Salaries
Computer networking is the practice of setting up two or more computing devices to communicate with one another. Computer networks are built on a combination of both hardware and software. A computer networking job entails installing, maintaining, and...
7 Trends in Network Management APIs
A network management API is a tool that facilitates communication among the many applications that NetOps uses for network administration. Given the complex and geographically dispersed device ecosystem of today’s enterprises, NetOps increasingly defers...
What Explainable AI (XAI) is and Why Your Company Should Use It
Although AI has become ubiquitous, it’s also become incredibly complex. In fact, it’s become too complex for humans—even for data scientists and engineers—to comprehend the calculations that AI systems generate. Moreover, ethical concerns have been...
Top 8 Data & Data Analytics Trends
The pandemic has accelerated business digital transformation, which, in turn, generates more data. When managed and leveraged appropriately, data is a goldmine for companies to make smarter decisions. However, data analytics becomes unwieldy due to the sheer...
Data Center Sustainability: 5 Steps to a Green Data Center
Sustainability is often associated with recycling or water conservation measures. However, sustainability is playing an increasingly important role in the tech world, especially in data centers through which most internet traffic is routed.  Sustainability...
How Automated ML (AutoML) Can Transform Your Business
AutoML is a type of machine learning (ML) in which the tasks and processes for developing learning models for machines are automated rather than iteratively built by developers. As enterprises collect more data than any human could tackle, autoML helps by...
12 Tips for Mitigating Security Risks in IoT, BYOD-driven Enterprises
As companies increasingly adopt bring-your-own-device (BYOD) models and expand their corporate network, mitigating security risk becomes increasingly important and more challenging.  IoT and BYOD are here to stay because they offer cost savings to companies,...
Improving Workplace Equity with Unified Communications
As workforces around the globe continue to grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, many lessons and trends about how and why we work have emerged. However, one takeaway and its related trend have become especially apparent: inequities that existed in the...
5 Steps to Securing Your Enterprise Mobile Apps
Enterprise mobile apps address the growing need for employees to access enterprise data from their personal devices. This is especially true since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, which saw many employees working from home rather than in the office. While...
What is Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM)?
Cloud security posture management (CSPM) encompasses the methods, tools, and practices by which an organization protects data in cloud storage from security threats. As more and more companies use the cloud for their business operations and become the target...