Information Management and Technology Assurance

What’s in My Bag? Cable management

Marc Staut, a principal with Boomer Consulting, demonstrates some of the best technology and other gadgets he carries in his bag. In this video, he demonstrates various charging cables, battery packs, and associated tools.

What’s in My Bag? Power essentials

Marc Staut, a principal with Boomer Consulting, demonstrates some of the best technology and other gadgets he carries in his bag. In this video, he focuses on devices designed to power your computing and other equipment.

What’s in My Bag? Miscellaneous

Marc Staut, a principal with Boomer Consulting, demonstrates some of the best technology and other gadgets he carries in his bag. In this video, he touches on a variety of trinkets.

What’s in My Bag? Headphones

Marc Staut, a principal with Boomer Consulting, demonstrates some of the best technology and other gadgets he carries in his bag. In this video, he gives a hearing to some of the best headphones and ear hooks on the market.

What is cognitive technology?

Marc Macaulay, Cognitive Technology Audit Leader at KPMG, introduces the idea of cognitive technology and why it’s important.

Bruce Sussman, CPA

Adapting defensive tools to be used in an analytic, predictive mode is a key to facing cybersecurity challenges, according to Bruce Sussman, CPA, payment card industry global executive for AIG.

Technology Q&A: Popular items in 2017

This column’s popular items in 2017 included rules for designing Excel workbooks, ways to calculate an internal rate of return with Excel, and tools for creating maps in Excel. Here are Tech Q&A’s greatest hits for this year.

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Why cybercriminals are targeting CPAs

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How tax reform — and Excel — are changing the CPA Exam

Mike Decker, the vice president of examinations at the AICPA, discusses changes being made to the exam as a result of tax reform — and about how Excel will now be available for use on the test.