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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
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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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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
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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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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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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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Tips for Transitioning from the IT Department to CEO Chair
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Prevedere CEO Rich Wagner takes a look at the skills that IT leaders share and what they might need to work on to move into a CEO role.
By Rich Wagner, president and CEO, Prevedere , 10/12/2017
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What Makes Digital Projects Different (And What to Do About It)
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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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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AIM Was a Pioneer in Collaboration
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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Now 20 years old, AOL Instant Messenger is quietly heading to software's trash heap.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 10/10/2017
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The Programmable Infrastructure
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Interop ITX 2017 keynoter, Susie Wee, VP and CTO of DevNet Innovations for Cisco, sat down with us at the InformationWeek News Desk to talk about the intersection of applications and infrastructure.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/10/2017
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The Need for Speed: Why and When Does It Matter?
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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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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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Reduce SaaS App Fragmentation for Workforce Efficiency
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New tools and technologies can help employees work smarter, but only if they are integrated and data silos are broken down.
By Andrew Filev, CEO, Wrike , 10/3/2017
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Google Starts to Build Momentum in Public Cloud
Ben Kepes,
Commentary
A new attitude at Google and the leadership of Diane Greene are starting to redefine Google's position in the cloud.
By Ben Kepes , 10/3/2017
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How to Hire People for Your IT Culture
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Joseph Eng, CIO at TravelClick visited us at the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX to share how to identify your IT culture and hire the right people for your team.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/2/2017
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Moving the Cloud Closer to the Business
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
We will soon reach the point where connectivity to cloud resources is going to become a serious issue in terms of real-time computing functions. So, how do we bring the cloud closer to us?
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 10/2/2017
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Your Shadow IT Strategy Is Broken
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It's time for IT groups to stop fighting the tide and work with business units to support shadow IT.
By Arlo Gilbert, CEO and co-founder, Meta SaaS , 9/29/2017
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12 Artificial Intelligence Terms You Need to Know
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Is artificial intelligence the same thing as machine learning? And what is a neural network? This slideshow explains fundamental AI terminology in everyday terms.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/28/2017
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California Lawmakers Approve Anti-Offshoring Legislation
Patrick Thibodeau, Freelance Reporter
News
California legislators this month approved a bill prohibiting state universities from contracting for services performed by workers outside of the United States that would displace California employees.
By Patrick Thibodeau Freelance Reporter, 9/27/2017
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