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How to Kickstart Digital Transformation: Government Edition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
Private companies have conditioned us to expect instant response and services, so we expect that from government agencies, too. But government doesn't always have the same funding that private companies do. Here's how these enterprises are addressing their digital transformations.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/15/2018
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Calculating Blockchain's Impact
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
It's time to consider: Does the technology promise hope or hype for society and business?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/15/2018
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Pioneers Create Infrastructure for Self-Sovereign Identity Online
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
Several organizations are assembling the technologies to enable self-sovereign identity, a way for individuals to control who they are online. Blockchain is one of those essential components.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/14/2018
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CIO, Meet the Chief Talent Officer
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
How technology and the new workforce are changing the enterprise dynamic.
By Will Hughs, Head of Fixed & UC, Vodafone Americas , 5/10/2018
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Interop ITX Reflections: Expert Advice, Predictions, and More
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
There was no shortage of expert advice and sage predictions as takeaways from last week's Interop ITX conference. Here are some examples.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/10/2018
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When Digital Transformation Becomes Digital Disappointment
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Inflated expectations often lead to disappointing results when companies launch ambitious digital transformation initiatives.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/9/2018
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10 Leading Female CIOs
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
While women are still underrepresented in IT, quite a few of the world's largest organizations have female CIOs.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 5/8/2018
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Conversational AIís Challenge: Understanding Human-Like Context
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The ambiguities of the English language present hurdles for initiatives to utilize conversational AI in the corporate world.
By Stanton Jones, Director and Principal Analyst, Information Services Group , 5/7/2018
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Technology Tops List of Industry Talent Turnover Rates
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
What do you get when you mix a highly demanded talent pool with a talent shortage? Turnover.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 5/2/2018
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Giving the IoT the Power to Pay Attention on Our Behalf
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Research by neuroscientists promises to make attentional mechanisms a core feature of artificial general intelligence, and thus help to make the IoT so much more than commonly thought.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 5/1/2018
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Showtime for Interop ITX 2018
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
Stay tuned for InformationWeek's coverage of evolving technology concepts and IT leadership issues and opportunities throughout next week's Interop ITX conference.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 4/30/2018
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Businesses Are on the Cusp of an Automation Revolution
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The cloud is much more than on-demand computing and storage resources. It is the foundation for a whole new world of exciting and smart ways of doing business.
By Bob Weiler, Executive Vice President, Oracle Global Business Units , 4/19/2018
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DHS Helps Shop Android IPS Prototype
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
A MITRE-developed intrusion prevention system for mobile technology is showcased here this week at the RSA Conference.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 4/18/2018
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Protect Your Data Privacy Online: Top Experts Share Personal Stories
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
Nervous about your privacy online? We've asked data and analytics experts how they protect their own privacy. Here's what they said.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/16/2018
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Executives, Beware of Agile!
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The successful shift to an agile organization isn't just about a mandate from above; management has to embrace agile as a way of doing business.
By Doug Dockery, Senior Director of Agile Management, CA Technologies , 4/16/2018
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Town of Cary Embraces the IoT to Serve Citizens
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
Alexa, Waze, apps. Citizens are getting more tech savvy and city governments are struggling to keep up. North Carolina's Town of Cary has an award-winning strategy, though. We reveal what that is.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/6/2018
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Why IT Costs Keep Rising (and How to Resist the Climb)
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It will take a multi-pronged approach for IT organizations to stop the escalation of IT costs.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 4/6/2018
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Itís About Augmented Intelligence, not Artificial Intelligence
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The adoption of AI applications isn't about replacing workers but helping workers do their jobs better.
By Roger Gorman, Founder and CEO of ProFinda , 4/5/2018
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A Different Take on Voice Interfaces, IBM Launches Watson Assistant
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Watson Assistant will be delivered via IBM partner devices such as electronics embedded in cars and apps branded by hotel companies. Beyond customer engagement and service, the real value to these partners will be in the data they collect about customers and how they use it to customize customer experience.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/23/2018
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Why the CIO Needs to Be a Salesperson
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Whether they are making a case to the board for new IT investments or working with find the right technology fit for end users, CIOs have to sell, sell, sell.
By Mary Shacklett, founder and owner of Transworld Data , 3/23/2018
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