Author - Forrest Stroud

  • Forrest Stroud has been with the QuinStreet Enterprise network of technology websites for 18 years, during which time he has covered everything from consumer technology to small businesses and corporate data centers. He is also the editor of ServerWatch.

  • OpenStack Queens

    OpenStack Queens made its debut on February 28, 2018, as the seventeenth major release of OpenStack. »

  • software engineer

    A software engineer is a licensed professional engineer who is schooled and skilled in the application of engineering discipline to the creation of software. »

  • cryptomining malware

    Cryptomining malware, or cryptocurrency mining malware, takes over a computer's resources and uses them for cryptocurrency mining without the owner's explicit permission. »

  • Apple tvOS

    Apple tvOS is an operating system originally developed for the fourth-generation edition of the Apple TV digital media receiver. »

  • cryptocurrency mining

    Cryptocurrency mining, or cryptomining, is a process in which transactions for various forms of cryptocurrency are verified and added to the blockchain digital ledger. »

  • Zyklon malware

    Zyklon is a strain of malware that emerged from dormancy in January 2017 when attackers exploited several vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office to spread Zyklon. »

  • cryptocurrency

    Cryptocurrency is an increasingly trending term referring to digital money that can be purchased, transferred, and/or sold securely using cryptography. »

  • customer lifecycle

    Customer lifecycle refers to the various stages a prospective or existing customer progresses through in a company's marketing and sales funnel. »

  • Customer Experience Management (CEM)

    Customer Experience Management (CEM) refers to policies and protocols for improving overall customer satisfaction and brand loyalty to ensure repeat business as well as customers spreading positive feedback about the company. »

  • iOS 11

    iOS 11 is the eleventh major update for Apple's iOS mobile operating system that runs on mobile Apple devices like the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. »

  • Apple TV 4K

    Apple TV 4K is the latest iteration of the Apple TV digital media receiver device for playing movies and other videos, live sports, and more on a widescreen TV. »

  • Apple Watch Series 3

    The Apple Watch 3, or Apple Watch Series 3 as it's formally called, is an updated version of the Apple Watch Series 2 that debuted in 2016. »

  • EMM - Enterprise Mobility Management

    Enterprise Mobility Management (EMM) takes a comprehensive approach to securing and managing the use of smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices in enterprise environments. »

  • Face ID

    Apple Face ID is a biometric authentication facial recognition feature in the iPhone X that replaces the iPhone 7's Touch ID fingerprint scanner. »

  • Devil's Ivy

    Devil's Ivy is a security vulnerability that when exploited enables an attacker to remotely access a video feed and deny the owner access to the feed. »

  • OpenStack Pike

    The successor to the Ocata release of the OpenStack open source cloud computing platform, OpenStack Pike arrived on August 30, 2017 as the sixteenth major release of OpenStack. »

  • iPhone X

    iPhone X is a limited-edition, exclusive smartphone from Apple for 2017 that debuted on the tenth anniversary of the original Apple iPhone release. »

  • Amazon Prime Day

    Amazon Prime Day refers to a Black Friday-like discount day that provides members-only access to special deals for Amazon Prime customers. »

  • Amazon Echo Show

    The $229 Amazon Echo Show brings a 7-inch display to the Amazon Echo smart speaker system along with new features that utilize its video capabilities. »

  • CrashOverride / Industroyer Malware

    CrashOverride is an industrial control system cyberattack launched in December 2016 that created a massive blackout in Kiev, Ukraine. »

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