IT organizations struggling to transition to DevOps should take heart. Serverless architecture can provide many of the same benefits without the steep learning curve. By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/17/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The emergence of DevOps practices means IT pros must expand their skills and the companies they work for must help foster that learning. By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 8/16/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Some companies believe that collaboration in today's agile workplace suffers when employees are full-time telecommuters.By Patrick Thibodeau Freelance Reporter, 8/15/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For IT professionals who want to advance their careers with new skills, certifications in cloud technology and management are a good bet.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/14/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Every technology initiative -- in fact many business changes -- will run into resistance from people. Here are three steps to overcoming that resistance.By Robert Reeves, Cofounder and CTO, Datical , 8/14/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It takes internal "grit" to cope with business and technology changes. Lynn Christensen of Workday shares some advice on building resilience.By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/10/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For all of the talk about IT playing a key role in innovation, those maintenance tasks that "keep the train running" don't leave much time for innovation.By Tim Hebert, Chief Client Officer, Carousel Industries , 8/10/20172 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The next step in analytics -- augmented analytics -- brings automation and new degrees of insight into an analytics initiative.By Jen Underwood Impact Analytix, 8/9/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Most job seekers don't look for specific perks, but the things an employer offers can provide a valuable glimpse into the corporate culture.By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 8/8/20172 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Field workers often create Excel spreadsheets to track data and run their processes. But what happens when there are dozens of these? Here's how Carlsberg Danmark centralized business process management, created an orderly system with consistent data, and saved hundreds of hours in backoffice time.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/7/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In any IT project scope creep can act as a noxious weed, leading to project bloat, extra costs and time delays.By Shafat Qazi, Founder and CEO, BQE Software , 8/7/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Yes, user feedback about an app is useful, but only to a degree. Here are some other ways to evaluate an app.By Hunter Jensen, founder and CEO, Barefoot Solutions, , 8/3/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
One of the challenges to innovation and adoption of emerging technologies is our reliance on classifying everything and everyone.By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 8/3/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Today’s business challenges require diverse teams with new competencies, including the ability to collaborate effectively across organizational borders.By Peter Linder, Ericsson North America , 8/2/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
If you're having trouble finding and keeping IT personnel, you're not alone. One problem might be that you don't understand what they want, as a new Manpower study suggests.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/2/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With cyberattacks becoming more common, and natural and man-made disasters not going away, disaster recovery programs are more important than ever. By Kevin Beasley, CIO at VAI , 8/1/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
[Interop ITX 2017] State Of DevOps ReportThe DevOps movement brings application development and infrastructure operations together to increase efficiency and deploy applications more quickly. But embracing DevOps means making significant cultural, organizational, and technological changes. This research report will examine how and why IT organizations are adopting DevOps methodologies, the effects on their staff and processes, and the tools they are utilizing for the best results.
Infographic: The State of DevOps in 2017Is DevOps helping organizations reduce costs and time-to-market for software releases? What's getting in the way of DevOps adoption? Find out in this InformationWeek and Interop ITX infographic on the state of DevOps in 2017.
IT Strategies to Conquer the CloudChances are your organization is adopting cloud computing in one way or another -- or in multiple ways. Understanding the skills you need and how cloud affects IT operations and networking will help you adapt.