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Why AI Ethics Is Even More Important Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Contract-tracing apps are fueling more AI ethics discussions, particularly around privacy. The longer term challenge is approaching AI ethics holistically.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/28/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, many IT workers have experienced layoffs and unpaid furloughs. But not all the news is grim if you know where to look.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/27/2020
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CIO Profile: T-Mobile's Cody Sanford
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
T-Mobile's CIO and CPO Cody Sanford's biggest recent accomplishment was working on the company's merger with Sprint. Here's more about this tech executive in his own words.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/27/2020
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Back to the Office: Planning a Successful IT Transition
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
So many tech decisions were made on the fly to enable a remote workforce. Which will stick and which will be thrown out as enterprise offices start to reopen?
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/26/2020
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Cloud Strategies Aren't Just About Digital Transformation Anymore
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Cloud migrations are accelerating in the wake of the pandemic. The new normal is even more virtual.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/26/2020
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How to Optimize Productivity in Fragmented Workplaces
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With fast-changing markets, fragmented teams, and unprecedented business disruption, how can new work management approaches help leaders maintain productivity on the right work?
By Scott Lee, Office of the CTO at Workfront , 5/25/2020
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Smoothing Out the Edges for Remote Digital Worker Experience
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IT teams are facing a new normal with the shift to remote work. Here are some key steps they may not be considering (but should) to improve the digital experience.
By Jon Cairns, VP Solution Consulting, Nexthink , 5/22/2020
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10 Ways to Prepare Your IT Organization for the Next Crisis
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
Lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic can help IT leaders and managers get ready for the next emergency.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/20/2020
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IT Leadership in Education: Getting Online School Right
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Even before so many schools across the country pivoted to online learning in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis, some schools had already pioneered how to do it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/20/2020
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Are You Firing the Wrong People?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Organizations are reducing their workforces to reduce costs, but they may be sacrificing long-term stability for short-term savings.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/20/2020
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Automating and Educating Business Processes with RPA, AI and ML
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
How are these technologies connected, what are the implementation challenges, and how are companies using them?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 5/18/2020
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Your Roadmap to AI and ML Deployments
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Commentary
Donít adopt artificial intelligence and machine learning without having a real business problem to solve. Here are some ways to help build the right use cases.
By Sara Beck, Machine Learning Solution Principal, Slalom , 5/18/2020
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Security Mistakes Your Work from Home Employees are Making
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
The new WFH environment, schedule freedoms and distractions are causing many to slip up and put sensitive company data at risk.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/14/2020
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Has AI Failed the Pandemic Test?
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Commentary
In the first real test of AI in a crisis, the results are mixed. While many individual applications are helping, the tech remains immature and unable to address complex public policy issues.
By Gary Grossman, SVP, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Excellence. , 5/12/2020
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CIOs Must Now Fortify Business Flexibility and Resiliency
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COVID-19 has exposed critical cracks in companies' digital capabilities, forcing CIOs to bolster their resiliency, responsiveness, flexibility, and adaptation.
By Joshua Swartz, Suketu Gandhi and Himanshu Jain, Kearney , 5/11/2020
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The Best Ways to Gain Control Over a Multi-Cloud Environment
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Driving this to full potential requires planning, a commitment to standardization and compatible management tools. Here are steps to take to reach these goals.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/11/2020
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Governance, Risk, Compliance and Security: Together or Apart?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Organizational risks are expanding with digital transformation, so enterprise risk management has become essential.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/6/2020
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How CIOs Can Grease the Wheels for Citizen Development
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Chief information officers who can successfully integrate citizen developers with IT will be able to accelerate digital transformation across their enterprise.
By Chris Bedi, CIO, ServiceNow , 5/6/2020
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Enterprises Plan for Return to Workplace
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Businesses are considering what the new normal workplace will look like, including social distancing, plexiglass, PPE and, in some cases, contact tracing tools.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/5/2020
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4 Ways to Avoid Cost-Cutting Amid Economic Uncertainty
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Traditional approaches to cost containment will no longer cut it. Hereís some advice on how to soar past the dark clouds and deploy smart cost management.
By Graham Price, Research Director, CIO, Info-Tech Research Group , 5/5/2020
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