IT Leadership: News, analysis, & advice for CIOs - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
IT Leadership
News & Commentary
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
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
IT Leader Profile: Upgrading ERP During a Pandemic
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Mukul Agrawal serves as global head of ERP and IT services at Vistaprint. Here's a look at what he's done and what he has been working on lately.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/23/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Why IT Departments Need to Consider Deepfakes
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
It's hard to tell what's real and what isn't. If one of your executives or your company is the victim of deepfakes, what's IT going to do about it?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/21/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
SF Giants Line Up AI to Manage Media Assets
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The San Francisco Giants have digitized decades of media assets and are using artificial intelligence to manage and access what they need from the massive library.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/18/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
MassMutual Explores Health Data from Wearables
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Life insurance giant MassMutual is exploring the use of health data from wearables to further refine its data science-created underwriting models.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/16/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Tech Conference Diversity: Time to Get Real
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Tech conferences still tend to reflect traditional biases. In today's world, diversity and inclusion should be priorities.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/15/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Dark Side of AI: How to Make Artificial Intelligence Trustworthy
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It’s in every organization’s best interest to implement security measures that counter threats in order to protect artificial intelligence investments.
By Avivah Litan, VP, Distinguished Analyst, Gartner, Inc. , 9/15/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
The State of Chatbots: Pandemic Edition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Chatbots are currently the biggest use case for AI. Now the COVID-19 pandemic has made them even more compelling given their use in automation and their high level of ROI.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/10/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Data Science: How the Pandemic Has Affected 10 Popular Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
Data science jobs aren't as plentiful as they used to be. Here's a snapshot of where average salaries and postings stand today.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 9/9/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How to Get Automation Right
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises are automating more tasks and processes thanks to AI and machine learning, but they're getting different results because some didn't think it through first.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/4/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
FedEx CIO Rob Carter Shares His Experience, and IT Outlook
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
News
In his upcoming Interop Digital keynote address, Fedex's Rob Carter will be discussing how the logistics giant has evolved its IT strategy and where technology goes from here.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 9/3/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Today's New IT Project Manager
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Among the IT functions changed forever by the COVID-19 pandemic is project management. The days of "walk around" project management seem to be gone. Some thoughts on what the future looks like.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 9/2/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Modern CTOs Thrive on Big-Picture Thinking
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Chief technology officers today must unify businesses in new and important ways.
By Jason Soroko, CTO, Sectigo , 9/2/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How Analytics Helped Accenture's Pandemic Plans
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Accenture's investments in cloud, platforms, and analytics and AI proved essential in the company's quick moves to stay on top of pandemic-driven change.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/1/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How to Eliminate Disruptive Technology’s Risk
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Emerging technologies can provide a competitive edge. Yes, risk comes along with those technologies, but there are ways to at least minimize the likelihood.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/31/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Throw Out That 3-Year Business Plan
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Here’s why real-time forecasting rules in 2020 (and how retraining your machine learning models can help with that).
By Dan Simion, VP of AI & Analytics, Capgemini North America , 8/31/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
The Coming Tech Schism in the Post-Pandemic Workplace
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
Masked versus mask-less personnel? Dual-base versus single-base employees? What will the business workplace look like when all this is over? No one really knows yet.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 8/28/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
How a Remote Work Platform Aided a Security and Risk Manager
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Continuity Global Solutions found a long-term way to handle confidential team collaboration through Workstorm’s platform.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/27/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Analytics Salaries Steady Amid COVID Crisis
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The COVID-19 crisis has changed attitudes toward working from home for many professionals. Will that continue for analytics pros in 2021?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/26/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
Health Passports Fast Track Past the Hype
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
With the COVID-19 pandemic triggering innovation, some emerging technologies are being implemented now, even as most emerging tech takes 5 to 10 years before hitting that plateau of productivity.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/20/2020
Comment0 comments  |  Read  |  Post a Comment
More Stories
2020 State of DevOps Report
2020 State of DevOps Report
Download this report today to learn more about the key tools and technologies being utilized, and how organizations deal with the cultural and process changes that DevOps brings. The report also examines the barriers organizations face, as well as the rewards from DevOps including faster application delivery, higher quality products, and quicker recovery from errors in production.
News
The State of Chatbots: Pandemic Edition
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  9/10/2020
Commentary
Deloitte on Cloud, the Edge, and Enterprise Expectations
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  9/14/2020
Slideshows
Data Science: How the Pandemic Has Affected 10 Popular Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  9/9/2020
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
IT Automation Transforms Network Management
In this special report we will examine the layers of automation and orchestration in IT operations, and how they can provide high availability and greater scale for modern applications and business demands.
White Papers
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Sponsored Video
Flash Poll