2020 Youth in Data Delegate Adekoya Femi interviews Dr. Daniel Jiménez, Scientist and Leader Community of Practice Data-Driven Agronomy at the Alliance of Bioversity International and CIAT, as part of the 2020 Youth in Data Digital workshop which took place alongside the virtual CGIAR Convention on Big Data in Agriculture.
What You Should Look for in Your Microsoft Office Support Package
For many businesses moving over to cloud computing options, the process can be daunting and present many potential hiccups. Regardless of this, there are many benefits to these new solutions that have meant that companies are making the leap anyway, reaping numerous rewards such as improved efficiency and greater collaboration in the workplace. With that said, often a great level of support is required when initially migrating to these services and in the first phases of getting to grips with them.
Why IT Education Solutions Are Important
Technology affects all aspects of our lives nowadays, from the work we do right through to the way we do it. So much has changed in recent decades that generations at school today are far more adept at using these technological features than preceding age groups, and this trend is set to continue. In education today, IT education is not only about teaching students and pupils what they need to learn to advance in the modern world, but is also about how various tools and techniques can help them learn more efficiently.
Does Your Business Need to Be PCI Compliant?
Many small-to-medium businesses are unaware of the importance of PCI compliancy and the possible consequences from not adhering to the security protocols that PCI outlines to merchants, nor are businesses often sure if any of it applies to them. If you accept credit and/or credit card payments in your online business, the answer is yes, it does.
What Is the Technology Behind a Touch Screen?
Have you ever wondered just how the touch screen on your cell phone, tablet, LED television, or any other device actually works? It is amazing to think that we can now issue commands to our devices with the touch of our hand and while this technology might seem new, it has actually been around since the 1960’s.
What Is PCI Compliance?
“A problem well defined is half solved” – so goes an axiom. This is what PCI Compliance is about. In general, PCI stands for Payment Card Industry. With the internet explosion all over the world, there has been a growing need for corporations to stay in touch with the customers on the move 24/7, 365 days a year.
What Is PCI Compliance?
Companies who provide payment services such as debit and credit cards – like Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover and JCB – receive huge amounts of sensitive data from merchants every day which they need to store, process, and transmit securely. In order to achieve this, these financial services created an independent body to regulate and administer security standards ensuring all merchants keep to regulations to overcome credit card fraud.
PCI Compliance Myths and Reality
All the business organizations and other institutions need to comply by the PCI standards. Also all the card brands need to comply by the standards. Although cards are used at large scale by the business houses and organizations however some myths are still prevailing about PCI compliance.
CIO: The Rumors of My Death Are Greatly Exaggerated
Many predict the CIO’s role will become extinct with the consumerization of technology and the multitude of cloud solutions now available. However, this logic is short-sighted and driven by a misunderstanding of the true benefits provided by strategically minded CIOs and their IT organizations.
Make Your PowerPoint Presentation Perfect by Controlling It Remotely
Does it bother you to go and control your presentation through computer or laptop? Do you want to have a better control of it? Well, here is your solution.
Fundamental Data About The Computer
A PC is not an acronym and here and there truncated as comp or ‘puter. The expression “PC” was initially given to people (human PCs) who performed numerical counts utilizing mechanical adding machines, for example, the math device and slide principle. The term was later given to a mechanical gadget as they started supplanting the human PCs. Today’s PCs are electronic gadgets that acknowledge (information), prepare that information, produce yield, and afterward store (stockpiling) the outcomes.
Pros and Cons of Printed Circuit Boards
Printed circuit boards are quick and easy to make by adding a layer of copper to the board to connect the wires and components. They are very affordable to produce and feature in all types of electronic products, such as military equipment, cell phones and computers.
The Role of a Good Cooling Fan for Computers and Electronics
Perhaps the most forgotten component on the inside of any computer or electronics cabinet is the fan, covered by a 120 mm fan filter or the appropriate size for protection and smooth operation. Electronic devices are not cheap, and if they fail it can mean a privy fix or replacement. Computer and electronics fans are an integral part of any set up.
How Clean Is Your Cloud?
Cloud computing has been a hot topic for these past few years and it’s bringing its best game in changing the technology world, making life easier and faster. On the other hand, global warming has been an age old environmental topic that has got the world at its mercy. But the question is, how does these two totally different topics have any relation and how do they affect each other?
The Power of ‘Power Over Ethernet’!
Just a thought about the perils that your business or home might have to face when you are not there, frustrates you. At the same moment, another thought that crosses your mind is – the thought of being present at all the places that you care for. Am I right?
What Are the Uses of UAV Photography?
Do you think that unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are only for the Army and recreational use? Then think again, as UAV photography is becoming increasingly popular for an array of reasons.