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BI Will Change the Role of IT as We Know It
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IT’s role within an organization has always been a critical one, but the advancement of business intelligence and data analytics will make IT exponentially more strategic.
By Bobby Beckmann, CTO, Lifesize , 10/19/2017
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DevOps Fails More Often Than Not – Here’s Why
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DevOps presents an opportunity to build better software, but there's no guarantee of success. A look at how to do DevOps right.
By Mark Tomcza, Global DevOps Solutions Architect, Electric Cloud , 10/18/2017
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15 Highest-Paying Tech Jobs for 2018
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Executives, managers, mobile developers and people with the word "architect" in their title are at the top of the IT pay scale.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/17/2017
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Growing Soft Skills for Better IT Business Relationships
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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KBG Consulting's Kathryn Brett Goldman shares the value of building soft skills in the IT department at the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/16/2017
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Tips for Transitioning from the IT Department to CEO Chair
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Prevedere CEO Rich Wagner takes a look at the skills that IT leaders share and what they might need to work on to move into a CEO role.
By Rich Wagner, president and CEO, Prevedere , 10/12/2017
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10 Steps Enterprises Need to Take to Comply with GDPR
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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If your organization doesn’t have adequate data protection measures in place, including assigning a data protection officer, you could face steep fines next May.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/11/2017
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Your Data Is Biased, Here's Why
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Biased data can lead to bad decisions. Most business leaders aren't aware of the problem just yet, but they need to be because they're ultimately responsible.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/11/2017
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Our Coming 5G World and IoT
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The future of IoT and 5G networking isn’t something that “will happen” in the coming years. To some extent, it’s already here, setting the stage for further growth.
By Richard Adler, distinguished fellow, Institute for the Future , 10/10/2017
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The Programmable Infrastructure
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Interop ITX 2017 keynoter, Susie Wee, VP and CTO of DevNet Innovations for Cisco, sat down with us at the InformationWeek News Desk to talk about the intersection of applications and infrastructure.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/10/2017
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Computer Industry History May Not Be What You Think
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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InformationWeek readers know a lot about technology. Many studied computer history as part of their majors and yet, even PhDs would likely flunk a test about African-American contributions to the computer industry. Here's why.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/5/2017
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3 Ways Millennials are Shaping Today’s Workplace Tech
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Use of technology is a defining characteristic of millennials, so if you don't provide simple and instant application access in the workplace they will find their own alternatives.
By Oren Ariel, CTO and cofounder of Capriza , 10/5/2017
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Reduce SaaS App Fragmentation for Workforce Efficiency
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New tools and technologies can help employees work smarter, but only if they are integrated and data silos are broken down.
By Andrew Filev, CEO, Wrike , 10/3/2017
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Google Starts to Build Momentum in Public Cloud
Ben Kepes,
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A new attitude at Google and the leadership of Diane Greene are starting to redefine Google's position in the cloud.
By Ben Kepes , 10/3/2017
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Data Science and the Don’ts
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Big data analytics promise tremendous benefits for organizations, but there are a few gotchas that stand in the path to success.
By Chris Wareham, Senior Director of Product Management, Adobe Analytics Cloud , 10/2/2017
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How to Hire People for Your IT Culture
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Joseph Eng, CIO at TravelClick visited us at the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to share how to identify your IT culture and hire the right people for your team.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/2/2017
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12 Artificial Intelligence Terms You Need to Know
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Is artificial intelligence the same thing as machine learning? And what is a neural network? This slideshow explains fundamental AI terminology in everyday terms.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/28/2017
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Citizen Data Scientists: Why Data Scientists aren't Enough
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While the unicorns that are data scientists have their place in an organization, management needs to empower proven business leaders to take on the role of citizen scientist.
By Karanveer Mohan, the founder and CTO of Kofa , 9/28/2017
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California Lawmakers Approve Anti-Offshoring Legislation
Patrick Thibodeau, Freelance Reporter
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California legislators this month approved a bill prohibiting state universities from contracting for services performed by workers outside of the United States that would displace California employees.
By Patrick Thibodeau Freelance Reporter, 9/27/2017
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World Vision Takes on Security for the Good of Children
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Ed Anderson, Global CIO, World Vision International sat down with Dark Reading editor, Sara Peters, at the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to talk about their award-winning security strategy.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/26/2017
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Seven Steps to IT Transformation
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It's time for an IT overhaul, one that can support an organization's move through digital transformation.
By Tim Hebert, Chief Client Officer, Carousel Industries, Inc. , 9/25/2017
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