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Project Manager Blockchain Job Description

Blockchain Project Manager Job Description

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Janco has just released a comprehensive job description for a Project Manager Blockchain. 

The Project Manager Blockchain is responsible for overseeing the Blockchain project team. This group is responsible for the enterprise’s blockchain database systems, cyber currency controls, and blockchain processing systems that form the basis of this initiative. This responsibility includes processing security, cyber currency management systems, resource monitoring, reporting, and the development of specialized programs.

The Project Manager Blockchain coordinates blockchain processing software issues with other IT organizations including applications and operations.

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5G not here yet

5G not here yet - IT Governance Implications

%G not here yetVerizon and AT&T Jumped the Gun on 5G. This was going to be a big year for 5G, but we'll have to suffer through a huge amount of marketing spin to get there. First there was the curious debut of AT&T's 5G E, which isn't really 5G.

How do you plan when the technology is marketed and then not implemented in a timely fashion?

Then the disappointing speed tests started to roll in. Verizon's earnings call this week was just as revealing. The truth is, the only 5G out there today in the US is on TV commercials.

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Feds should set national privaty and security rules

Privacy and Security should be set by the Feds not individual states or tech giants.

Technology ompanies should not be the prime movers for security. If we let the tech leaders write the laws that are supposed to regulate them, then it defeats the purpose. Security and privacy regulation needs to be consistent and therefore, it has to be federal. State laws are set up to fail because they all have boundaries attached, and the flow of data today has no boundaries. A federal law would address that.

Feds should set privacy and security mandates

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Version Control for Desktops Critical

Version Control Policy Critical For Desktops and Laptops

Cyber Security Key to Internet IntegerityMicrosoft again has proved that both enterprises and individuals be aware of the impact of system patches and version upgrades.  If they are not completely tested or from unsecure sources you systems are at risk.  Cyber Security and  protection from cyberattacks is key to maintaining the integreity of you Internet connected devices.

When Microsoft pullled its latest roll out they posted the following:

  • Microsoft has paused the rollout of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809) for all users as we investigate isolated reports of users missing some files after updating.
  • Users who have manually downloaded the Windows 10 October 2018 Update installation media, please don't install it and wait until new media is available.
  • Microsoft will provide an update when we resume rolling out the Windows 10 October 2018 Update to customers.

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Not a good idea to depend on Tech Giants Products

Tech Giants cannot be depended on rather IT Infrastructure Policies and Procedures are the solution

Companies need to depend on thier own infrastructureTech Giants will create new products that are linked to thier infratructure and if they do not create enough value, they will just abandon them.  For example, Google is killing off Inbox, its experimental email app that's lived alongside Gmail for the past four years. The service is set to shut down for good this coming March.

When Inbox was announced in October of 2014, Google described it as something that was years in the making and a completely different type of inbox, designed to focus on what really matters.They also said it was designed for the problems we're going to see in the next 10 years. The company is sending the app away to its increasingly crowded virtual graveyard.

Companies and individuals need to depend on thier own infrastructure.

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