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IBM Talks AIOps Potential at Digital Developer Conference
News  |  4/21/2021
CIOs might use AIOps to help manage deployment of new products while also maintaining the resiliency of existing applications.
3 Factors That Should be Driving Your Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  4/21/2021
To maximize output of any digitalization project, organizations must treat it as a wider business initiative, rather than a targeted IT transformation.
10 Things Your Artificial Intelligence Initiative Needs to Succeed
Slideshows  |  4/20/2021
In the race to implement AI, some companies may overlook important details that can mean the difference between success and failure.
AWS Offers Course on Basics of Machine Learning
News  |  4/19/2021
A new course offered by AWS offers business leaders a foundational understanding of machine learning and its use cases without the need for a deep understanding of Python and coding.
Time to Modernize Your Data Integration Framework
Commentary  |  4/19/2021
Data is constantly making its way to new platforms, applications, algorithms, and users. The need for an effective data integration framework is at an all-time high. Are you ready?
Forecast of the Future of Work from MIT Sloan CIO Symposium
News  |  4/16/2021
'We must do more to cultivate new jobs and new worker skills.' -- Irving Wladawsky-Berger, research affiliate, MIT's Sloan School of Management.
How To Ensure Your Machine Learning Models Aren’t Fooled
Commentary  |  4/16/2021
Machine learning models are not infallible. In order to prevent attackers from exploiting a model, researchers have designed various techniques to make machine learning models more robust.
AWS Boosts Support for Girls in Tech’s Inclusivity Efforts
News  |  4/15/2021
Cloud services provider increases backing for group aimed at further shrinking the gender gap in the technology workforce.
MassMutual CISO Talks Cybersecurity Priorities
News  |  4/14/2021
Insurance and financial firm MassMutual's chief information security officer talks about the changing threat landscape and how data science is helping the security team's charter.
Why IT Leaders Should Make Cloud Training a Top Priority
Commentary  |  4/14/2021
As IT operations continue drifting into the cloud, it's important to ensure that organization personnel keep pace with the latest skills and practices.
The Five Pillars of Resilience Engineering
Commentary  |  4/14/2021
Keeping systems up and running has become even more critical given today's distributed workforce. Here are five ways to keep your engineering team ready for anything.
InformationWeek to Upgrade Site Design, Performance
Commentary  |  4/13/2021
Improvements will make site easier to navigate, faster, and more functional
How 2020 Impacted 2021's Predictive Modeling
Commentary  |  4/13/2021
COVID-19 disrupted the world and predictive models in 2020. In 2021, we're somewhat better prepared to deal with extreme uncertainty.
Optimizing the CIO and CFO Relationship
Commentary  |  4/13/2021
The CIO-CFO dynamic has undergone some changes over the past 10 years. What are these changes and how do they influence corporate dynamics?
How Google Cloud Might Help the FinOps Foundation Evolve
News  |  4/12/2021
The first of the major cloud services providers joins the fledgling trade association's technical advisory council.
What Cloud Attacks Have Taught Us About Hidden Compliance Costs
Commentary  |  4/12/2021
Recent compromises to cloud services and increased data privacy regulations can negatively impact the bottom line for businesses with nationwide operations.
How The Pandemic Changed Data Analytics and BI in the Enterprise
News  |  4/9/2021
Not all data is created equally. Some data has more business value. Qlik's CTO explains why the data you have may not be the data you need.
How to Submit a Column to InformationWeek
Commentary  |  4/9/2021
Do you have insights or best practices to share with other IT leaders and practitioners? Here's how to submit your own commentary article.
FanGraphs Tags a Cloud Database to Keep Up with the Big Show
News  |  4/8/2021
Website for baseball analysis turned to MariaDB SkySQL as it looks to take on more game data from domestic and international sources.
CIO Best Practices for Communicating about Disaster
Commentary  |  4/8/2021
When disaster strikes, your public relations plan can be just as important as your disaster recovery plan. Here are three best practices for CIOs.
Experian’s Identity GM Addresses Industry’s Post-COVID Challenges
News  |  4/7/2021
The quick pivot of so much commerce to online systems has increased the possibility of fraud, creating challenges for IT leaders.
Do Executives Help or Hinder Agile Teams?
Commentary  |  4/7/2021
Executives have priorities that may conflict with agile practices and mindsets. They can play a critical role in empowering agile. But do they?
11 Things IT Professionals Wish They Knew Earlier in Their Careers
Slideshows  |  4/6/2021
What would you do differently if you had the chance to start your IT career all over again? We asked seasoned tech pros for advice that they would pass on, and here's what they had to say.
The Business of Experience: A CIO Toolkit for the Year Ahead
Commentary  |  4/6/2021
Working across the C-suite, CIOs have an immense opportunity to transform their businesses through experience, to pivot from resilience, back to growth.
FTD’s CTO Powell on Transforming and the Next New Normal
Commentary  |  4/5/2021
One year after joining the 110-year-old company, Powell talks about the floral ecommerce retailer's revamp of its infrastructure.
AI at Your Service
Commentary  |  4/5/2021
Here's how artificial intelligence in customer service optimizes employee and customer experiences.
HealthBridge’s Low-Code Strategy to Process Medical Claims
Commentary  |  4/2/2021
Developing applications fast while working with HIPAA-compliant data meant finding a resource to take some weight off professional developers.
Build a Post-Pandemic AI Strategy for Resilience, Recovery
Commentary  |  4/2/2021
As companies recover from the pandemic, scaling AI capabilities across the organization can bring the agility and speed demanded to stay competitive.
Does Identity Hinder Hybrid-Cloud and Multi-Cloud Adoption?
Commentary  |  4/1/2021
Concerns about identity and access management in the cloud might slow enterprise migration as awareness of gaps in control are realized.
New Storage Trends Promise to Help Enterprises Handle a Data Avalanche
Commentary  |  4/1/2021
Data, data everywhere, but where to put it all? Here's a rundown of five current and potential fast and high-capacity storage approaches.
Time to Shift Your Job Search Out of Neutral
News  |  3/31/2021
Just holding onto the job you had was what most people wanted to do a year ago. But the allure of higher salaries may be wooing some IT pros to greener pastures.
Innovation in a COVID World: 4 Steps for CIOs To Get It Done
Commentary  |  3/31/2021
You want to launch new products, meet your customer's needs, and grow the business. Here's how.
Why IT Roles Are Broadening
Commentary  |  3/30/2021
The world of IT is constantly evolving and with it, IT positions. However, there's no one path that will suit all organizations.
Making the Business Case for Edge Computing
Commentary  |  3/29/2021
Understanding how and where edge computing fits into an organization's overall IT road map goes a long way toward formulating a business case for it within your organization.
Are Your Cloud Costs Outpacing Your Growth?
Commentary  |  3/29/2021
Here are three key business areas to investigate as you assess how the cloud is serving your larger business goals.
AWS Names Selipsky as Next CEO to Succeed Andy Jassy
News  |  3/26/2021
New leadership chosen for the cloud services provider as parent company Amazon sets the stage for its future.
How Quickly Are Companies Really Adopting Cloud? It’s Complicated
Commentary  |  3/26/2021
While cloud computing is becoming ever-more common in enterprise IT, what the hype leaves out is that most companies are still relatively early in the adoption cycle.
What Bain Capital's David Humphrey Sees in Hybrid Cloud
Commentary  |  3/25/2021
Managing director with private investment firm discusses opportunities that may emerge as cloud matures.
Addressing ‘Zoom Fatigue’ Head-On in the Future of Team Conferencing
Commentary  |  3/25/2021
Even as team conferencing platforms increase in capability and complexity, the potential for fatigue and disinterest in using the technologies is rampant. But AI improvements may soon address the risks.
Why and How the Chief Information Officer Role is Changing
Commentary  |  3/24/2021
Business competitiveness rules and technologies are constantly changing, and with them, the role of the CIO.
What IT Leaders Can Do To Diminish Fear Within Their Teams
Commentary  |  3/24/2021
Fear can stop great work in its tracks. CIOs and other IT managers must play a vital role in helping staff push fears aside so they can focus on excellence.
Texas County Turns to Low-Code Database for Vaccine Registrations
News  |  3/23/2021
Tarrant County has registered over 800,000 people for vaccines using a cloud-based, web-facing, low-code database technology.
What IT Leaders Need to Know About Open Source Software
Commentary  |  3/23/2021
Here are answers to some common questions about open source technology, which can be a key enabler of innovation and digital transformation efforts.
How Scholarships Can Support Diversity and Inclusion in Tech
Commentary  |  3/22/2021
Improving the inclusiveness of tech careers can start with education access for a broader demographic.
5 AI-for-Industry Myths Debunked
Commentary  |  3/22/2021
Although artificial intelligence has become omnipresent, its uptake in business remains hampered because of gaps in knowledge and awareness.
Common AI Ethics Mistakes Companies Are Making
Commentary  |  3/19/2021
More organizations are embracing the concept of responsible AI, but faulty assumptions can impede success.
In Process Optimization, Look Beyond the Ax and Stopwatch
Commentary  |  3/19/2021
While maximizing speed and efficiency is important in process optimization, considering your overall objectives enables you to achieve even better results.
10 Ways Enterprises Can Use the Edge
Slideshows  |  3/18/2021
Edge computing is very much a work in progress, but there are several interesting use cases at work today and more anticipated for the future. Here's a look at the possibilities.
Ways to Break Gender Gridlock in Cybersecurity Careers
Commentary  |  3/17/2021
Changing the image and perception of cybersecurity might help attract more diverse talent to the field.
6 Tips for IT Pros Aspiring To Be a Modern-Day CIO
Commentary  |  3/17/2021
The job responsibilities of a chief information officer are not what they once were. Today, it's all about being a well-rounded business leader. Here's some advice.
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