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The AI revolution in project management: elevating productivity with generative AI
Kanabar V., Wong J., Pearson, Hoboken ,NJ, 2023. 400 pp.  Type: Book (9780138297336)

Artificial intelligence (AI) has significantly shaped our professional experiences in various domains in recent years. In particular, generative AI and the associated large language models (LLMs) have opened the door to major disruptive innovation...

May 20 2024
Hacks, leaks, and revelations: the art of analyzing hacked and leaked data
Lee M., No Starch Press, San Francisco, CA, 2024. 544 pp.  Type: Book (9781718503120)

Imagine you’ve come across a trove of files documenting a serious deed and you feel the need to “blow the whistle.” Or maybe you are an investigative journalist and this whistleblower trusts you and wants to give you said data. O...

May 13 2024
The future of work: challenges and prospects for organisations, jobs and workers
Lynn T., Rosati P., Conway E., van der Werff L., Palgrave Macmillan, New York, NY, 2023. 186 pp.  Type: Book (303131493X)

This collection of ten articles written as research papers--each constituting a different chapter of the book--is authored by 27 scholars and edited by four of them. The collection is essentially “a projection of how work, working,...

May 6 2024
Living computers
Brazma A., Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK, 2024. 320 pp.  Type: Book (0192871943)

Living computers is simultaneously philosophical and scientific. Brazma begins with the following claim: “Life and the recording of information emerged together; there is no life without information and, arguably, there is no informat...

Apr 29 2024
Information is energy: definition of a physically based concept of information
Pagel L., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2023. 238 pp.  Type: Book (3658408618)

Shannon’s theory of information is one of the cornerstones of modern computer science (CS). The formalism he developed for quantifying channel capacity was previously known from statistical thermodynamics as entropy, and the significance of ...

Apr 22 2024
Building a data culture: the usage and flow data culture model
Griffin G., Holcomb D., Apress, New York , NY, 2023. 225 pp.  Type: Book (9781484299654)

Building a data culture provides an introduction to the concepts of organizational culture and data culture. It emphasizes that, for an organization’s strategy to succeed, there must be alignment between the strategy and the prevailin...

Apr 15 2024
Information security planning: a practical approach (2nd ed.)
Lincke S., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2024. 445 pp.  Type: Book (9783031431173)

Information security planning presents a comprehensive guide to the basics of information security planning. The author’s perspective addresses critical issues and challenges for emerging information security, including security aware...

Apr 8 2024
Automata theory: an algorithmic approach
Esparza J., Blondin M., MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2023. 560 pp.  Type: Book (0262048639)

Novices to automata theory may want to start with Dines Bjørner’s narrative on principles and techniques, found in the automata theory chapter of his enjoyable three-volume set [1], which covers intuition, motivation, and pragmatics. Bjørner...

Apr 1 2024
Predictive and simulation analytics: deep insights for better business decisions
Paczkowski W., Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland, 2023. 395 pp.  Type: Book (3031318862)

In a world where complexity is increasing by the day, a group of disciplines collectively known as “data science” is becoming more and more important and useful in addressing compelling problems in an increasing number of scientific br...

Mar 25 2024
Hierarchical reinforcement learning for efficient and effective automated penetration testing of large networks
Ghanem M., Chen T., Nepomuceno E. Journal of Intelligent Information Systems 601-23, 2023.  Type: Article

Cybersecurity practitioners require alternative approaches and tools for combating the emerging security threats worldwide. How effective are current penetration testing (PT) training modules in cybersecurity degree and certification programs for ...

Mar 18 2024
 
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