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Management Tools Bring Structure to Multi-Cloud Environments
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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New tools help enterprises organize and maximize their expanding multiple cloud infrastructure.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/19/2017
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BI Will Change the Role of IT as We Know It
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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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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The First Rule of Data: Do No Harm
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
At the Strata Big Data Conference in New York, one of the major themes was the responsibility that data scientists have to do their best to prevent the biases and prejudices that exist in society from creeping into data and the way algorithms are built.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/18/2017
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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
News
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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Create Real Value with Augmented (not Artificial) Intelligence
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As long as human and artificial intelligence work in tandem, we’ll continue to make each other better at what we naturally do best.
By David Rosen, Digital Transformation Technologist and Strategist, Tibco , 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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3 Ways You're Not Thinking of Digital Transformation
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To achieve the benefits of digital transformation, an organization has to do more than buy new technology tools.
By Sunny Bajaj, CEO and Founder of DMI , 10/16/2017
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Survey: Show Enterprise Architecture More Love
Johanna Ambrosio, Tech Journalist
News
EA planning helps link IT with business users, especially for digital transformation projects, according to a recent CompTIA survey.
By Johanna Ambrosio Tech Journalist, 10/12/2017
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What Makes Digital Projects Different (And What to Do About It)
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
With 77% of executive priorities now dependent on technology, the composition of the project portfolio is shifting dramatically toward digital work. Legacy approaches to managing IT projects, programs and portfolios can’t keep up with this shift.
By Matt McWha and Veena Variyam, CEB (Now Gartner) , 10/11/2017
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10 Steps Enterprises Need to Take to Comply with GDPR
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
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
Commentary
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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Commentary
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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While AWS and VMware Draw Closer, Amazon Still Looks to Dominate
Ben Kepes,
News
AWS and VMware now are partners but it might be only a matter of time before AWS moves to take its own path.
By Ben Kepes , 10/9/2017
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The Need for Speed: Why and When Does It Matter?
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Commentary
With wait time or idle time being a waste of time with new benefit, think about how you can mitigate or even eliminate the problem.
By Robert Reeves, co-founder and CTO, Datical , 10/6/2017
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Artificial Intelligence Today: Time to Act
Jen Underwood, Impact Analytix
Commentary
The AI and advanced analytics conversation has risen all the way to C-suite. The time has come to act. Jump on the AI train soon or you will be left behind.
By Jen Underwood Impact Analytix, 10/5/2017
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How to Maintain Security when Rolling out DevOps
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DevOps may be up and running for your enterprise. Taking the time to integrate security will keep it that way.
By Kiran Chitturi, CTO Architect, Sungard Availability Services , 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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Cyberthreats: Stay Ahead of Them with a Proactive Strategy
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To mitigate the risks presented by more aggressive cyberthreats, organizations need to get out in front of those threats.
By Karin Ratchinsky, director of healthcare strategy, Level 3 , 10/4/2017
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One More Reason to Care about the Equifax Data Breach
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
The Equifax data breach should open our eyes to the issue of explicit consent, a concept our peers in Europe are dealing with now.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 10/4/2017
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