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Four C-level Analytics Secrets to Grow Revenue
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Putting data and analytics tools into the hands of business users is one key to developing a data-driven organization.
By Ken Tacelli, Chief Operating Officer, Datawatch , 7/13/2018
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Report: AI Is More Hype Than Reality
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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The 2018 Interop ITX State of AI report includes some sobering statistics that will sound familiar to many business and IT leaders.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/10/2018
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Is Your Technology Holding Your Company Back?
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Two emerging technology concepts -- blockchain and microservices -- are critical to enterprises hoping to find success in technology-based partnerships.
By Michael Biltz, Managing Director, Accenture Technology Vision , 7/10/2018
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The Truth About Blockchain
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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The distributed ledger technology called blockchain is getting a lot of attention right now. Is it the right solution for your IT project?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/9/2018
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The Generational Shift in IT Drives Change for IT Pros
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Advances in technology mean a shift in IT roles, with IT pros having to be more forward-looking and focused on new services that enhance business agility.
By Steve Cox, group vice president, Oracle ERP EPM Product Marketing , 7/6/2018
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The Future of Edge Computing: Not Just for IoT
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With the continuing avalanche of computing demand and data moving compute and data closer to the user is now a necessity.
By Debashis Saha, Vice President of Platform Engineering, Intuit , 7/4/2018
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Forget the Robot Apocalypse: Learn How and Why to Automate
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Enterprise executives considering an automation initiative need to be clear with internal and external stakeholders about how automation fits into the organizationís priorities.
By Brett Fraser, Program Leader, Booz Allen Hamilton , 6/29/2018
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Why Enterprises Struggle with Hybrid Cloud and DevOps
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
More enterprises are moving to the cloud and implementing DevOps, containers and microservices, but their efforts are falling short of expectations. A recent study from the Ponemon Institute identifies some of the core challenges they face.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/27/2018
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Teradata Suit Says SAP Stole Tech Behind HANA
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
A lawsuit filed by Teradata alleges that SAP lured the company into a joint venture to develop a bridge database for analytics. Soon after it was created and proven in a customer site, SAP pulled the plug. But a few days later it introduced HANA, which did the same thing.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/21/2018
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Will Containers Replace VMs?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
While an across-the-board migration from virtual machines to containers isn't likely, there are issues developers and operations personnel should consider to ensure the best solution for the enterprise.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/21/2018
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Big Data in the Cloud: Avoiding Vendor Lock-in
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
More enterprise application and big data vendors are pursuing a cloud-agnostic strategy -- supporting AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. Big data platform provider Hortonworks is taking that strategy one step farther.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/20/2018
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Why Enterprises Should Experiment With Blockchain
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Blockchain isnít yet a silver bullet for businesses, but nonetheless it's evolving at a pace that demonstrates value for enterprise-level companies
By Ralph Tkatchuk, TK Data Sec , 6/19/2018
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The Right Fit: Choosing an AI Strategy
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Dun & Bradstreet is transforming its own internal AI and analytics operations, even as it helps customers with their analytics and machine learning transformations.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/19/2018
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5 Steps to Put a Faltering DevOps Plan Back on Track
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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The best laid plans of DevOps adopters often go awry. Here's how you can fix things.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/14/2018
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Understand the Power of Internal APIs
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Missing the transition from legacy integration to using APIs to connect internal systems might prove the difference between business success and failure.
By Brian Pagano, Global Platform Strategist, Google , 6/13/2018
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How One Manufacturer Developed its Own SaaS
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In the future every company will become a software company, building their own applications backed by advanced analytics, and delivered as software as a service. For some companies, the future is arriving now.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/13/2018
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What the Evolving Icebox Says About the Role for IT
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IT is no longer just about keeping the lights on. These days organizations are relying on IT to help deliver a competitive edge through digitization.
By Pradeep Amladi, vice president and global marketing head, SAP , 6/11/2018
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Why DevOps Is Your Key to Becoming a Digital Entity
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Becoming a digital entity isn't just about buying new technology, but also means creating new and advanced competitive capabilities by aligning technology processes with the business.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 6/7/2018
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Traditional ERP Falls into the Arms of Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
SAP and Oracle have been talking about the cloud for years, but it's no small task to move huge installed bases of on-premises software. New cloud moves show a new momentum.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/7/2018
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Why Quantum Computing Should Be on Your Radar Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Boston Consulting Group and Forrester are advising clients to get smart about quantum computing and start experimenting now so they can separate hype from reality.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/4/2018
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