Cheat Sheets

These primers are your one-stop-shop to learn about the most important topics in enterprise tech.

  • How to become a cybersecurity pro: A cheat sheet

    If you are interested in pursuing a career in cybersecurity and don't know where to start, here's your go-to guide to salaries, job markets, skills, and common interview questions in the field.

    Alison DeNisco Rayome · May 16, 2019, 12:00 AM PST

  • Spectre and Meltdown explained: A comprehensive guide for professionals

    Staying up to date on Spectre and Meltdown can be challenging. This guide includes in-depth explanations about these uniquely dangerous security vulnerabilities and the best mitigation solutions.

    James Sanders · May 15, 2019, 11:11 AM PST

  • Facebook data privacy scandal: A cheat sheet

    Read about the saga of Facebook's failures in ensuring privacy for user data, including how it relates to Cambridge Analytica, the GDPR, the Brexit campaign, and the 2016 US presidential election.

    James Sanders · May 14, 2019, 4:40 AM PST

  • Microsoft Azure: A cheat sheet

    This comprehensive guide about Microsoft Azure includes common use cases, technical limitations, and what to know before adopting the cloud computing platform.

    James Sanders · May 10, 2019, 7:18 AM PST

  • Google Pixel 3: Cheat sheet

    The Pixel 3 is one of Google's premium flagship smartphones. Here are the most important details that professionals need to know about the Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, and Pixel 3a XL.

    Conner Forrest · May 9, 2019, 1:45 AM PST

  • Apple iOS 12: Cheat sheet

    With iOS 12, Apple adds security features, performance enhancements, ARKit 2, and more. Here's what you need to know about Apple's latest mobile OS, which powers iPhones and iPads.

    Cory Bohon · April 23, 2019, 10:04 PM PST

  • Encryption: A cheat sheet

    There's a lot to know about encryption, and the ins and outs can get confusing. Here's a rundown of what professionals need to know about this fundamental of modern computing.

    Brandon Vigliarolo · April 19, 2019, 12:37 PM PST

  • Prescriptive analytics: A cheat sheet

    Prescriptive analytics is the final stage of business analytics. Learn more and read tips on how to get started with prescriptive analytics.

    Brandon Vigliarolo · April 18, 2019, 11:50 AM PST

  • GDPR: A cheat sheet

    Enforcement of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) applies to any company that transacts with European Union citizens. Here's your GDPR go-to guide.

    Mark Kaelin · April 18, 2019, 4:16 AM PST

  • Two-factor authentication: A cheat sheet

    A password alone will not protect sensitive information from hackers--two-factor authentication is also necessary. Here's what security pros and users need to know about two-factor authentication.

    Brandon Vigliarolo · April 17, 2019, 3:31 AM PST

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