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How CarParts.com Leveraged AIOps Strategy While Scaling Up
Commentary  |  3/5/2021
Ecommerce market for auto parts faced a rapid overhaul of its IT infrastructure when new leadership put growth plans in motion.
Microsoft’s Satya Nadella Talks Democratizing Tech at Ignite
News  |  3/3/2021
Next-gen cloud innovations may empower more users to establish a new balance of creation and consumption.
Do You Know These 4 Tricky Cloud Terms?
Commentary  |  3/1/2021
Here are four trip-up topics found to frequently stump cloud learners and what IT teams should know to master them and build their cloud vocabulary.
The Hybrid Workplace Is a Reality, but the Office Is Not Dead
Commentary  |  2/26/2021
The flexibility to support teams cycling through in-person and remote work highlights the need for investment in cloud-based services to support the workflows of the future at scale.
Questions to Ask About DevOps Strategy On-Prem vs. the Cloud
Commentary  |  2/12/2021
Not every company can or wants to go cloud native but that does not mean they are completely cut off from the advantages of DevOps.
Overcoming Digital Transformation Challenges With The Cloud
Commentary  |  2/12/2021
Here's how cloud computing can enable the future of work, accelerate data strategies, integrate AI and cyber strategies, and innovate for social good.
Microsoft Viva Heralds New Wave of Collaboration Tools
News  |  2/10/2021
With so many workers at home full time, collaboration apps like Zoom, Slack, and Microsoft Teams have become a virtual substitute for the office, but without the balance. Now they are about to get better.
What the Team Up of Palantir with IBM Means for AI & Cloud
News  |  2/9/2021
Gartner analyst breaks down how the collaboration might make it easier for enterprises to deliver on AI app development in the cloud.
What Comes Next for AWS with Jassy to Become Amazon CEO
News  |  2/4/2021
Change looms as the chief executive at the dominant player in cloud computing prepares to lead parent company.
Why the Financial Services Industry is Embracing the Cloud
Commentary  |  2/4/2021
Financial services firms, such as banks and insurance providers, are rapidly heading into the cloud, lured by the promise of multiple monetary, innovation and performance benefits.
Is There a Case for Using Low Code to Develop End-User Apps?
Commentary  |  2/1/2021
Though some doubt low-code apps are suitable for consumers and other end users, champions of such platforms say otherwise.
Where Cloud Adoption is Still Needed
Commentary  |  2/1/2021
COVID-19 is a wake-up call for leaders to embrace cloud technology. However, some industries that would benefit from cloud adoption still resist.
What Happens If a Cloud Provider Shuts You Out?
Commentary  |  1/28/2021
When AWS bounced Parler from its servers, it raised questions about continuity of service other companies may need to consider.
What to Know When Migrating DevOps to Microservice Architectures
Commentary  |  1/28/2021
If your DevOps team is planning to migrate from traditional server architectures to microservices, there are distinct changes that IT leaders must keep in mind.
Cybersecurity, Modernization Top Priorities for Federal CIOs
News  |  1/27/2021
Cybersecurity, modernization, H1-B visas, COVID-19 data and analytics. These are a few of the items that are on the agenda for the Biden administration.
Weighing Doubts of Transformation in the Face of the Future
Commentary  |  1/25/2021
Deloitte's 2021 outlook posits enterprises should double down on digital transformation and reskilling. What about those not ready to commit to change?
Can Cloud Revolutionize Business and Software Architecture?
News  |  1/15/2021
Closing days of CES 2021 looked at the impact cloud may have on businesses going forward and the importance of cloud architecture.
Remote Reshapes the Future of Work
News  |  1/13/2021
CIOs will focus on enabling richer remote work experiences in 2021, and virtual offices could be a part of that picture.
2021 Outlook: Tackling Cloud Transformation Choices
Commentary  |  1/4/2021
Weighing complex decisions on cloud adoption and how to make the most of it is a discussion more CIOs will face this new year -- and in the future.
Overcoming Challenges of Securing Cloud-Native Applications
Commentary  |  1/4/2021
With the trend toward cloud native applications, a new set of security challenges are arising. Here are solutions to address these head-on.
Ready for Desktop as a Service?
Commentary  |  12/18/2020
DaaS is one of the surprising cloud computing trends for this year and is expected to explode in 2021. Here are six signs that DaaS might be a good fit for your organization.
Why Lego Went Cloud and Serverless to Handle Traffic Spikes
News  |  12/17/2020
Toy giant spoke at AWS re:Invent about its transformation to better scale its online resources to accommodate customer demand.
Can Reskilling Lead to Lasting Jobs in Digital and Cloud?
News  |  12/16/2020
More options are emerging to retrain workers for possibly career-changing roles in the transforming enterprise landscape.
Gartner on Drivers and Deterrents to Cloud Adoption
News  |  12/10/2020
Conference sessions shows midsize enterprises weigh costs and uncertainty about the cloud against potential time savings and efficiency.
How to Align DevOps with Your PaaS Strategy
Commentary  |  12/10/2020
Neither DevOps nor PaaS are new. However, aligning them is efficient and cost-effective.
5 Use Cases for the Next Great Frontier in IT Services
Commentary  |  12/7/2020
IT leaders should take note of the industry dynamics and these emerging use cases in order to get ahead of their peers in the next few years.
Where JPMorgan Chase and Snap See Innovation’s Next Steps
News  |  12/4/2020
AWS re:Invent speakers shared their perspectives on what propels change in their organizations.
ServiceNow Targets AI Business Value with Acquisition
News  |  12/3/2020
Element AI is ServiceNow's 4th artificial intelligence acquisition of 2020.
Andy Jassy: Speed is Not Preordained; It’s a Choice
News  |  12/2/2020
AWS CEO talks cloud, the changing landscape of enterprise IT, and the need to be maniacal and relentless to drive reinvention.
What Must Enterprises Learn to Increase ROI from the Cloud?
Commentary  |  11/25/2020
Survey by Accenture shows some organizations have yet to realize the most value from their cloud strategies.
10 Ways to Transition Traditional IT Talent to Cloud Talent
Slideshows  |  11/23/2020
While many IT professionals love learning new things, IT leaders and their organizations must do several things to facilitate a smooth transition to cloud.
Apple Discusses Going Cloud Native and the Growing Pains
News  |  11/20/2020
Moving to a new platform for cloud-native application development included discussions of tradeoffs and training to get teams to embrace change.
Where Cloud Spending Might Grow in 2021 and Post-Pandemic
Commentary  |  11/19/2020
A study by Gartner points to organizations continuing and evolving IT plans that ramped up fast to move to the cloud in response to COVID-19.
Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes
Commentary  |  11/18/2020
CIOs will have a host of cloud options to choose from in 2021 as the cloud business evolves, according to a new Forrester Research report.
Ways to Fight the Skills Gap in DevOps and the Cloud
Commentary  |  11/12/2020
Engineers and developers need to break out of their specialized zones and learn more tricks to meet hiring demands, say stakeholders.
Why Distributed Cloud Is in Your Future
Commentary  |  11/12/2020
Most companies have a hybrid cloud strategy but IT departments are struggling with it. Distributed cloud addresses some of the issues.
How to Optimize Your Cloud Operations
Commentary  |  11/9/2020
Fast, efficient, and affordable cloud performance is an achievable goal when you take advantage of essential optimization techniques.
Cloud Tech: The Make or Break in Today's Business Resiliency
Commentary  |  11/9/2020
Cloud is non-negotiable for business continuity in the COVID-19 era. Yet the scramble to get online has led businesses to forget about three key components.
Ways to Help CIOs and CFOs Calculate Cloud Costs and ROI
Commentary  |  10/28/2020
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
Ready to Thrive in a Multi-Cloud Environment?
Commentary  |  10/26/2020
When building out a multi-cloud environment, it's important to focus on a unified strategy with the proper controls in place to manage applications, security and costs.
Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Commentary  |  10/21/2020
An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institution's digital operations.
IBM Research’s Chief Scientist Talks AI for Cloud Migration
Commentary  |  10/15/2020
Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
Think Like a Chief Innovation Officer and Get Work Done
News  |  10/13/2020
VMware CTO's keynote at Interop addressed coping with mismatches between business practices and adopting new technology in an organization.
10 Trends Accelerating Edge Computing
Slideshows  |  10/8/2020
As a result of recent events and new technologies, more enterprises are investing in edge computing.
Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Commentary  |  10/5/2020
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
Nvidia and VMware CEOs Explore AI Infrastructure Potential
News  |  9/30/2020
Discussion at VMworld points to possibilities that AI might open up for cloud, software development, and automation in business.
Microsoft Exec: How Enterprises are Democratizing Data
News  |  9/29/2020
During her Interop Digital keynote, Microsoft's Alysa Taylor will discuss how technology has been a catalyst for accelerated value and change in 2020.
Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Commentary  |  9/25/2020
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
VMware’s Greg Lavender to Speak on Getting IT Done
Commentary  |  9/23/2020
Interop keynote session will tackle exploring innovation while also maintaining systems.
Rise of the Data Disruption Economy in the Wake of COVID-19
Commentary  |  9/17/2020
Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
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