Quocirca Insights

April 2017

  • Winning the Domain Game

    Bob Tarzey 20 Apr 2017
  • The domain name system (DNS) is fundamental to providing reliable Internet access. Despite this, many organisations neglect DNS, relying with over-complex infrastructure with poor insight, ...

  • Open for business: Hortonworks aims for open source profitability

    Bernt Ostergaard - Quocirca 19 Apr 2017
  • It used to be the Hadoop Summit, but the strategic focus at Hortonworks the enterprise-ready open source Apache Hadoop provider, has evolved. So, this year it was renamed DataWorks Summit. The ...

  • Bad-bots and CNP fraud

    Bob Tarzey 07 Apr 2017
  • Bad-bots are being used by cybercriminals to automate many time-consuming activities to perpetrate their crimes. Payment card fraud is an area of particular concern as large data bases of stolen ...