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Continuous Processes Feed the Gig Economy
Commentary  |  9/25/2018
As more business processes move toward real-time and near-real-time, companies are finding themselves with skill shortages. One good way to fill the gaps is with "gig workers" who can be scaled up or down as required.
5 Tips for Success: Mother to Daughter, Engineer to Engineer
Commentary  |  9/25/2018
Women play an important role in building an innovative workforce, so it's critical to support to the next generation of women technologists and empower their careers.
The Robots are Coming: Safeguard Your Job
Commentary  |  9/24/2018
Get ready for a radical shift in job roles and functions, with greater value being placed on different or new skillsets.
How to Drill DevOps into Your Organizational Culture
Commentary  |  9/20/2018
Establishing the right culture will get your DevOps initiative off on the right foot.
DevOps: From a Business and Executive Perspective
Commentary  |  9/18/2018
Some of the roadblocks to a successful DevOps initiative have nothing to do with technology or the IT group. Business unit leaders and executives have to get involved in the initiative as well.
Hire the Right Machine Learning Talent
News  |  9/17/2018
Decision intelligence engineering applies the technology already available to solve the business problems that you have today.
Who Is Winning the Race for Tech Talent?
Commentary  |  9/17/2018
Ever wonder how Google, Microsoft, and IBM are winning the race for tech talent? It just might boil down to the ability to weave relevant learning and development opportunities into every stage of employee life cycles.
4 Ways to Maximize IT Productivity in a Transition to Cloud
Commentary  |  9/14/2018
Cloud migration often leads to the outsourcing of critical activities. So how can your IT staff continue to contribute during this transition?
How to Unlock Growth: Pay Down Technical Debt
Commentary  |  9/13/2018
Dealing with a couple decades of technical debt takes effort across the organization, but you can do it if you give your team time to lay out a plan and take the first few steps.
Tech Companies Poach AI Talent from Universities
News  |  9/13/2018
In a tight market for AI and machine learning, tech companies have always relied on a secret weapon -- tapping into the talent available in academia. But who will train tomorrow's AI experts?
10 Highest-Paying IT Job Skills
Slideshows  |  9/12/2018
Adding one of these capabilities to your resume might lead to a salary increase.
Study: DevOps Outsourcing Can Cost You
News  |  9/12/2018
The new report by DORA on the state of DevOps in 2018 found outsourcing to be the crutch of low software delivery performers.
Enter the Co-Economy: A New Era for Innovation
Commentary  |  9/10/2018
The days when businesses could succeed with innovation without partnering are pretty much gone.
What Boards and CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs
Commentary  |  9/10/2018
Boards and CEOs are more tech-savvy than they once were, but they still don't always know the best questions to ask CIOs. With the push for digital transformation they need to be armed with the right questions at the right time.
Help Wanted: Data Engineers Who Fill Enterprise Need
News  |  9/6/2018
Data engineers build the infrastructure and tools that data scientists and business users need to perform analysis and create machine learning models. Maybe that's why demand is high for this emerging category of IT pro.
Yes, Data Is the New Oil in the Digital Economy
Commentary  |  9/5/2018
Leveraged efficiently, data can help an organization understand its customer needs, recruit the right talent, and define a strategy for the 21st century.
Meet the Automation Architect
News  |  9/5/2018
There might be plenty of career opportunities for those who can bridge technology, people and processes.
5 Bad Habits of Ineffective IT Departments
Commentary  |  9/5/2018
The best intentions of an IT group can end up coming back to bite them, leading their projects to fall short of expectations or to fail outright.
10 Roadblocks to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise
Slideshows  |  9/4/2018
Nearly 100% of enterprises want to become more data-driven, but less than a third have accomplished that goal. A new survey sheds light on the reasons why.
Is Digital Reality Ready for the Enterprise?
Commentary  |  8/29/2018
As virtual, augmented, and mixed reality technologies get ready for the enterprise, the enterprise has to get ready for digital reality.
Citizen Data Science and the Democratization of Analytics
Commentary  |  8/28/2018
Democratization through machine learning and knowledge-sharing tools is expanding data science capabilities to more and more "citizens" in the broader working community.
How Mid-Size Firms Can Overcome DevOps Challenges
Commentary  |  8/28/2018
Wedged between resource-rich global giants and nimble small firms, many mid-size enterprises struggle to achieve DevOps success. Here are the best ways of addressing this problem.
ITIL, DevOps, Whatever Ė The Labels Donít Matter
News  |  8/27/2018
If you think you're enlightened because you're a DevOps shop, here's news for you: Whether you're ITIL or DevOps, Agile or Lean, what you call your team won't prevent failure.
Improving Tech Diversity with Scientific Strategies
Improving Tech Diversity with Scientific Strategies
InformationWeek Videos  |  8/27/2018
Aubrey Blanche explains how Atlassian has encouraged diversity by implementing science-based job posting and interviewing policies.
3 Steps to Create an Achievable Project Timeline
Commentary  |  8/23/2018
Imagine how your next client will react when you maintain your original project timeline or close to it.
Hiring IT Specialists: Experience Still Matters
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
When the competition for IT job candidates with specialized skills gets tough, look for experience but also be ready to pay a premium and toss some perks into the offer basket.
Design Thinking is Key to Enterprise Adoption of AI
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
Cross-departmental collaboration and design thinking are critical to next-generation AI success.
Solutions for Skills Shortages in Data-Driven Companies
Commentary  |  8/17/2018
Companies may have to adopt a multi-faceted approach to adding the data science skillsets that they need to succeed in business.
How to Make Remote Workers Happier
How to Make Remote Workers Happier
InformationWeek Videos  |  8/16/2018
Heather Doshay explains how a simple project helped build empathy and equalize engagement between remote employees and onsite staff.
Getting Smart About Knowledge Management
News  |  8/16/2018
For many organizations, knowledge management is a forgotten technology. Now, new attitudes and approaches may help KM systems live up to their original potential.
What CDOs and CAOs Want You to Know
News  |  8/15/2018
Organizations feel pressured to appoint chief analytics officers and chief data officers, but they may not be using those roles as effectively as they could.
Preparing for IT Budget Season
News  |  8/14/2018
IT leaders must invest in future-focused technology to drive business success, but do it all with an eye on the budget.
DevOps Experts Share Advice on Measuring Success
News  |  8/13/2018
Watch out for navel gazing when it comes to your DevOps success metrics.
Unleash the Value of RPA With a Center of Excellence
Commentary  |  8/10/2018
An effective center of excellence can help IT leaders accelerate their organizations' automation efforts to yield bottom-line results.
DevOps 101: Adopt Continuous Innovation
Commentary  |  8/9/2018
DevOps requires some hard work and tough choices, but in the end can keep a business competitive and innovative.
Where is My Job Title in Scrum?
Commentary  |  8/8/2018
Focus on roles, not job titles within a Scrum team.
How AI and Intelligent Automation Impact HR Practices
Commentary  |  8/7/2018
AI and intelligent forms of automation are changing the ways companies operate. HR is no exception. In fact, HR leaders are spearheading automation efforts for their employers.
Get the C-suite On Board With Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  8/6/2018
Digital transformation isn't just some technology project. It requires that an organization rethink its business model and how it serves the customer.
As Iron Sharpens Iron: Hone Your Engineering Team
Commentary  |  8/3/2018
Putting engineers to the test keeps everyone sharp and prepared for the unexpected.
Stop Calling Them Kids: Make the Most of ITís Generational Shift
Commentary  |  8/1/2018
Next-gen digital talent is your most important resource. Here are three keys to ensuring that you don't mismanage it.
How You Can Bridge the IT Training Gap
News  |  8/1/2018
The demand for well-trained IT professionals is growing, but quality training options remain elusive.
10 Top Barriers to AI Success
Slideshows  |  7/31/2018
Enterprises are eager to experience the potential benefits from deploying artificial intelligence, but if they want to be successful, they'll need to overcome these technological, organizational and cultural challenges.
Sponsorship Helps Women in Tech Advance
Sponsorship Helps Women in Tech Advance
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/27/2018
Brigid Tabour of Ernst & Young discusses the importance of sponsorship programs to move toward gender parity.
9 Ways AI and Intelligent Automation Affect the C-Suite
Slideshows  |  7/26/2018
AI and intelligent automation are changing the ways companies compete. Members of the C-suite need to contemplate a broader spectrum of issues than technology alone.
Location Counts When It Comes to IT Salaries
News  |  7/23/2018
Education, skills, certification and experience all have an impact on IT paychecks, but so does where you live and work.
Python Gains on SAS, R
News  |  7/20/2018
Python is gaining on R and SAS as the language of choice among data scientists and analytics pros, according to a new survey from recruitment firm Burtch Works.
Data Science Talent Shortage Drives Demand for Contractors
News  |  7/19/2018
Unable to find the perfect candidate for data science job openings, companies are leaving full-time employee positions unfilled for months, bridging the gap with contractors.
5 Top Languages for Machine Learning, Data Science
Slideshows  |  7/18/2018
Looking to make the move into one of the hottest jobs in technology today? Machine learning specialists are in high demand. Here are 5 of the top languages you may need in these careers.
CDAOs Drive Change by Blurring Lines, not Drawing Them
Commentary  |  7/17/2018
The buck stops with the chief data/analytics officer in modern business intelligence.
5 Signs Your IT Infrastructure is Falling Behind
Commentary  |  7/16/2018
Sure, you want to innovate with IT, but will your organization's server, network, and software infrastructure support that initiative?
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