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July 2024

What is a Resource Catalog and How to Set Up One?

A resource catalog is a systematically organized repository that provides detailed information about various data assets within an organization. This catalog serves as a comprehensive inventory, documenting the metadata, location, accessibility, and usage guidelines of data resources. The primary purpose of a resource catalog is to facilitate efficient data discovery, governance, and utilization.

Top 10 Mobile App Security Threats

With mobile apps expected to reach more than 183.7 billion installations globally, there has also been an increase in mobile app security threats. Today’s cyberattacks are highly sophisticated, requiring constant vigilance due to many unknown or emerging threats. These threats require a proactive approach to mobile application security. End users can take steps to protect sensitive data on their devices, such as avoiding unprotected public Wi-Fi and setting up multi-factor authentication.

insightsoftware Named an Overall Leader in the Dresner 2024 Wisdom of Crowds Business Intelligence Market Study

Achieving a perfect recommend score, Logi Symphony from insightsoftware maximizes the value of an organization’s BI efforts, helping to drive critical business decisions RALEIGH, N.C.

Creating a Secure SIMATIC PLC REST API Using DreamFactory

Organizations deploying Siemens SIMATIC PLCs (Programmable Logic Controllers) will logically want to track and manage PLC metrics. Exactly how these metrics are managed will depend upon the specific needs of the organization. For instance, organizations that would like to send PLC data directly to a Microsoft SQL Server database can use the TDS (Tabular Data Stream) protocol. But what if you wanted to subsequently access this data via a REST API?

Data Transformation Showdown: vs. Power Query

Data transformation tools have become an essential part of the dynamic data analytics field in business today, turning raw data into effective and meaningful insights that businesses can utilize. This process involves changing data from one format to another so that it is suitable for accurate and consistent analysis. The right tool for data transformation can drastically improve efficiency for any business. The choice depends on several factors, such as ease of use, capabilities, performance, and price.

The Leading Power BI Alternatives

Leveraging your company data is crucial to drive informed decision-making. To achieve this numerous organizations opt for business intelligence platforms, as they enable teams to quickly and easily access this data, and present it in an easy-to-digest format, such as dashboards. One of the most common choices for a business intelligence platform is Microsoft Power BI.

How to Quickly Deploy Kong Gateways in Konnect Docker, Serverless, and Kubernetes

How to Quickly Deploy Kong Gateways in Konnect Docker, Serverless, and Kubernetes In this video, Senior Director, Developer Relations, Michael Heap, walks through three efficient ways to deploy Kong Gateway with Konnect. Learn how to get started with Kong Gateway using Docker on your local machine, how to make your gateway publicly accessible using a Serverless Gateway, and how to set up a production deployment on Kubernetes (Amazon EKS).

Kong Konnect Demo: Revolutionize Your API Management with a Unified Cloud-Native Platform

Kong Konnect Demo: Revolutionize Your API Management with a Unified Cloud-Native Platform In this video, Vice President Product Management, Ross Kukulinski showcases how Kong Konnect addresses the challenges of API security, multi-cloud deployments, and AI workload governance. Kong Konnect is one platform to manage them all in one unified control plane: API gateways, AI gateways, ingress, and service meshes.

Why Penetration Testing is Non-Negotiable in Today's Cybersecurity Landscape

Securing your software is essential in this day and age when cyber dangers may be found anywhere on the internet. Take a look at these concerning numbers: These numbers demonstrate the need for proactive security testing services like penetration testing, a.k.a. pen testing. Pen testing imitates real attacks on your applications to identify weaknesses before nefarious actors use them.

Top iOS Frameworks for building scalable iOS app

The current period is witnessing a remarkable upswing in the mobile app development industry, especially following the rollout of the latest frameworks in iOS. This surge is accompanied by several revolutions occurring simultaneously, each influencing and intertwining with the others. With the advent of digital transformation, there's a potential tenfold increase in app speed, and wearable tech is giving rise to seamless integration with our physical world.