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Future IT Teams Will Include More Non-Traditional Members
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Despite the rise of IT-related AI, automation and self-healing systems, companies are still facing IT shortages as they become increasingly digital.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/1/2020
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Enterprise AI Goes Mainstream, but Maturity Must Wait
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
An O'Reilly survey illustrates how enterprise groups are moving more applications into production, but also how companies face cultural and talent focused barriers.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 3/31/2020
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Damn the Law (Disclose Your Comp)
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Why senior IT professionals disclose salary history in the job recruitment process -- despite laws banning the question.
By Paul Maranville, Managing Partner, Lantern Partners , 3/30/2020
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Build Your Cloud Strategy -- The Right Way
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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A rapidly growing cloud presence demands careful thought and planning. Here's what you need to do to set your organization on the right course.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 3/26/2020
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COVID-19: Using Data to Map Infections, Hospital Beds, and More
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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The spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and the resources to fight it, are being tracked and mapped by governments and other organizations in the US and the world. Here's how they are doing it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/25/2020
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CIOs: Here’s How to Boost Your Business Model Resilience
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This five-phase approach will help chief information officers and IT leaders maintain continuity of operations during the coronavirus outbreak -- and other critical times.
By Daniel Sun, Research VP, Gartner, Inc. , 3/25/2020
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Pitfalls to Avoid in the COVID-19 Rush to Work from Home
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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As everybody rushes to set up workstations at home amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, there are some obstacles to avoid.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/23/2020
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3 Technologies That Can Ease the M&A Process
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Internal integration following a merger or acquisition can result in a range of complexities, but there are technologies that can improve this process.
By Albert Nguyen, Associate Director, Bits In Glass , 3/20/2020
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Augmented Analytics Drives Next Wave of AI, Machine Learning, BI
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Business intelligence will move beyond dashboards, and AI and machine learning will become easier for less skilled workers as augmented analytics are embedded into platforms.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/19/2020
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The IT and Security Teams: Buddies or Rivals?
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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InformationWeek, Dark Reading, and Interop have partnered to explore the evolving relationship between the general IT team and the security team. We invite you to take our survey.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 3/19/2020
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Maximize Your Customer Experience ROI
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Customer experience leaders may struggle to show how their efforts will generate positive business results. They need a solid business model that can reliably predict quantifiable benefits.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 3/18/2020
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C-Suite Taps IT Leaders Amid Coronavirus Crisis
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Businesses are confident overall in their ability to weather the storm caused by coronavirus COVID-19 disruptions, and technology is playing a strong role in the C-suite.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/17/2020
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Will Virtual Machines Fade Out for Containers and Serverless?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Functions that were primarily the domain of VMs are being picked up by other resources, but does that mean the end for virtual machines?
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/16/2020
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A Radical Plan for Enterprise Transformation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
If you want the big rewards of new technology implementations, you need the right approach and a full commitment.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/13/2020
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Next Phase of DevOps: Upskilling for Processes and Humanity
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As DevOps matures, so too must the skills required to drive future phases of transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/12/2020
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Coronavirus: 8 Tech Tips for Working From Home
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Here's a collection of tools, technologies, and tips to help you out in case you need to telecommute during the COVID-19 outbreak.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/11/2020
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How Cloud, Security and Big Data Are Forcing CIOs to Evolve
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Commentary
The good news is that the enterprise-level disruptions to the CIO role represent an opportunity to re-examine their positions and make meaningful adjustments -- especially at the mid-market level.
By Wayson Vannatta, CIO, WatchGuard Technologies , 3/11/2020
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Data Governance Is Improving, But…
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Corporate memories are at risk because the growth in data is outpacing companies' ability to govern and manage it.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/10/2020
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4 Questions Businesses Should Ask About AI, 5G and Innovation
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Commentary
As we move into the 2020s, leaders must self-reflect and focus on how they can improve upon past AI, 5G and other innovation technologies to drive results.
By Athina Kanioura, Accenture Applied Intelligence and Mark Curtis, Fjord , 3/10/2020
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AI Hot Spots: Where Is Artificial Intelligence Heading Now?
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
As artificial intelligence matures, these nine areas and industries look like they are poised to benefit the most.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 3/9/2020
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