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What Must Enterprises Learn to Increase ROI from the Cloud?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Survey by Accenture shows some organizations have yet to realize the most value from their cloud strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/25/2020
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10 Ways to Transition Traditional IT Talent to Cloud Talent
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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While many IT professionals love learning new things, IT leaders and their organizations must do several things to facilitate a smooth transition to cloud.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/23/2020
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Where Cloud Spending Might Grow in 2021 and Post-Pandemic
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
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.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/19/2020
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Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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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.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/18/2020
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Why Distributed Cloud Is in Your Future
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Most companies have a hybrid cloud strategy but IT departments are struggling with it. Distributed cloud addresses some of the issues.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/12/2020
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How to Optimize Your Cloud Operations
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Fast, efficient, and affordable cloud performance is an achievable goal when you take advantage of essential optimization techniques.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/9/2020
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Cloud Tech: The Make or Break in Today's Business Resiliency
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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.
By Paul Gaynor, Global Technology and Alliance Consulting Leader, PwC , 11/9/2020
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Ways to Help CIOs and CFOs Calculate Cloud Costs and ROI
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/28/2020
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Ready to Thrive in a Multi-Cloud Environment?
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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.
By Jim Demetrius, Cloud Infrastructure Architect, TBI , 10/26/2020
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Minimizing Human Errors to Improve Data Center Reliability
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
A simple mistake made in a data center can have serious consequences. Here's how to detect and prevent common errors before they can damage schedules, budgets, revenue, and perhaps even lives.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/22/2020
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Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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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.
By Dave Michaud, VP, General Manager, Contegix , 10/21/2020
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6 Reasons Why Internal Data Centers Won’t Disappear
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Even with cloud, companies don't want to give up their internal data centers. Why do data centers have such staying power?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 10/12/2020
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Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/5/2020
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Nvidia and VMware CEOs Explore AI Infrastructure Potential
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Discussion at VMworld points to possibilities that AI might open up for cloud, software development, and automation in business.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/30/2020
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Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/25/2020
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VMware’s Greg Lavender to Speak on Getting IT Done
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Interop keynote session will tackle exploring innovation while also maintaining systems.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/23/2020
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Deloitte on Cloud, the Edge, and Enterprise Expectations
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As technology matures to be cheaper, faster, and more powerful, it creates new possibilities with micro data centers and AI chips at the edge.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/14/2020
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The Other CFO: The Rise of the Cloud Economist
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Here’s why you need someone on hand who understands the technical and financial aspects of cloud management so that things don’t spiral out of control.
By Rani Johnson, Chief Information Officer, SolarWinds , 9/14/2020
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Law Enforcement Turns to a Cloud Platform for Accountability
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
The pandemic and overall public discussions about law enforcement cast a light on streamlining and providing transparency in standards and accreditation management.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/11/2020
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Why More Healthcare Providers are Moving to Public Cloud
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As the pandemic continues to test the limits of healthcare providers, the public cloud can support surge care capacity and ensure resilient technology infrastructure.
By Oleg Kucheryavenko, Cloud & Innovation Lead, Accenture Health , 9/9/2020
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