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FinOps Foundation Lays Out Cloud Spending Leadership Roadmap
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Education and information sharing among peers may help the market be more fiscally efficient about cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/21/2019
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Q&A: Deloitte’s Lisa Noon on Inclusivity and Cloud Evolution
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As adoption of the cloud accelerates, a broader mix of perspectives can help accelerate innovation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/15/2019
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Q&A: Where IBM Sees Growth in Hybrid Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Eager to show that it is part of the future, IBM shares some of its perspective on how cloud computing continues to evolve.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/27/2019
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Wachter’s Migration to SD-WAN Brought It Savings Over MPLS
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
SD-WAN continues to become more mainstream as businesses realize greater flexibility and reduced costs.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/26/2019
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VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools.
By IT Central Station , 2/21/2019
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Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Enterprises that hold out to hire DevOps unicorns may be overlooking worthwhile workers who are already available.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2019
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Tightening the Belt on Excess Spending for Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Migration to the cloud is part of many transformation plans but it can spiral into expenses that could be avoided.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2019
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Where Third-Party Vendors Stand in the Wake of AWS Backup
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Amazon’s offering is meant to deliver convenience—and it may push competing backup services to change tactics.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/8/2019
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Fighting for Digital Transformation in the Government Sector
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
DevOps and digital transformation for government entities can mean addressing policy and security-driven roadblocks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/5/2019
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Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
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Q&A: Cloud Services Offer Retailers New Competitive Edge
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Incumbent retailers can no longer count on size and scale to fend off startup rivals. Google Cloud’s Pravin Pillai discusses how cloud-based solutions can make these enterprises nimbler.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/21/2019
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Can a Hybrid Cloud Strategy Boost IT Transformation Adoption?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Breaking out of old perceptions about the role of IT departments be the key to being part of companies’ overall digital transformation strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/17/2019
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Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
For all the market research numbers floating around about cloud computing, what is missing is advice on what IT organizations should be doing with IaaS, SaaS, and other cloud concepts.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 12/31/2018
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Top 10 Tech Predictions for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Leading consultancies and analyst firms offer their predictions on how key technologies, such as cloud computing, AI, IoT, and robotics will shape up in 2019.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 12/12/2018
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Cloud Computing 2019: The Cloud Comes of Age
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
A Forrester study predicts that enterprises must respond nimbly to address changing cloud markets and technologies.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 12/10/2018
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What to Look for in a Data Protection Officer, and Do You Need One?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The hiring of a data protection officer is a key element of compliance with GDPR, but it's also an opportunity to differentiate your company.
By Jody Paterson, CEO of ERP Maestro , 12/4/2018
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Amazon AWS Themes: Faster, Easier, Cheaper
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Customers are constantly asking Amazon to help them accomplish more in less time at lower costs. Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said the company is listening. Here’s what AWS presented as proof.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/29/2018
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Pac-12 Gets Public Cloud Assist for Big Score
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Pac-12 Networks has expanded its partnership with public cloud provider AWS as part of its ongoing mission to engage with and best serve Pac-12 fans.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/28/2018
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Why Banking Industry Cloud Strategies Lag Behind
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Research shows that banks have been slow to embrace the cloud, but maybe the reasons behind their reluctance don't apply any more.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/23/2018
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Cloud Vendors on the Rise in 2019
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
The largest cloud providers may be familiar names, but their offerings are changing and the cloud marketplace is rapidly evolving. Browse our list of cloud vendors to watch in 2019.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/5/2018
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Why Your Company's AI Strategy May Not Be Its Own
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer,  3/18/2019
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Q&A: Deloitte's Lisa Noon on Inclusivity and Cloud Evolution
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  3/15/2019
Commentary
Empowering Women in the Workplace 365 Days a Year
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  3/19/2019
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