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What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
CES exhibitors continue their tradition of zany tech announcements, almost all of which are cool. However, some of the innovations signal trends IT should consider.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/14/2019
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Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at the pilot stage.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 1/10/2019
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Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Retailers will invest more heavily in IT technology than other industries do in the coming years. Here's how this industry will leverage technology to take them into the future.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/9/2019
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What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/4/2019
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5G: The Next Retail Disrupter is on the Horizon
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
5G won’t just be an improvement over 4G. It will be an entirely new form of connectivity. But will retailers be ready?
By Corey Pierson, Co-Founder and CEO, Custora , 1/3/2019
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IoT: Living on the Edge
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Where is your data when you need it? Edge computing offers an alternative to processing all data in the cloud or the data center.
By Kevin Meany, Co-Founder and CTO, Versatile , 12/31/2018
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Is Machine Vision the End of Traditional Marketing?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Machine vision will endow computers with the capacity to understand images in a human-like way. This will bring significant changes to advertising.
By Emilia Marius, BA/PM , 12/17/2018
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'PowerSnitch' Hacks Androids via Power Banks
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Researcher demonstrates how attackers could steal data from smartphones while they're charging.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 12/8/2018
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Report: End Users Are Winning the Shadow IT War
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
IT continues to lose control of technologies used in the enterprise. A recent report explains just how empowered end users have become, especially when it comes to communications and collaboration technologies.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/29/2018
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Using Blockchain to Support Trustworthy Transactions on the IoT
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Recent computer industry developments set the stage for demonstrations of how blockchain can help to turn Internet of Things networks into trusted environments.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 11/27/2018
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How Automation Empowers the CIO to Think Outside the IT Department
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The CIO's role is evolving into one that is more business focused, and it's a new generation of tech tools that enables that shift.
By Nancy Harris, EVP and Managing Director of Sage North America , 11/20/2018
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BlackBerry Doubles Down on Security in $1.4B Acquisition of Cylance
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
BlackBerry aims to bring Cylance artificial intelligence and security tools into its software portfolio.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 11/16/2018
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Voice is Dead, Long Live Voice
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
How do we maintain the human touch in a world of systems designed to fake it?
By Christopher Connolly, vice president of product marketing, Genesys , 11/16/2018
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The Security Missing From 5G
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
News
For all of the excitement about the coming 5G mobile networks, there are a few words of caution from security experts.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 11/9/2018
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How to Dethrone Inefficient Software in Your Organization
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It's time for companies to adopt modern approaches to software, like SaaS, and that means embracing change and abandoning "we've always done it this way."
By Anne Becknell, SVP of Customer Success at Chrome River , 11/2/2018
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AI and the Death of 'Employment for Life'
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
When AI brings about job losses and changes our careers, remember that we've been through this before, time and again.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 11/1/2018
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10 Best Places in the World for Tech Workers to Live
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This ranking considers factors like mobile and broadband speed, quality of life and property affordability, as well as tech salaries, and you’ll probably be surprised by which city was number one.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/31/2018
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The Coming Wave of Regulation over Facial Recognition
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
More applications utilizing facial recognition are inevitable in the public and private sectors, and those will generate plenty of new rules and regulations.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 10/18/2018
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IT Salary Survey 2018: How Much Do IT Pros Earn?
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Compare your salary to the median pay for 12 popular IT job titles, from the help desk to the C-suite.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/17/2018
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CompTIA Names Top 10 Emerging Technologies
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
New technologies keep on coming, but which are better to invest in now versus later? CompTIA's recently released a prioritized list of top 10 emerging technologies. We compared it with CompTIA's latest State of the Channel Report.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/4/2018
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