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The Robots are Coming: Safeguard Your Job
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Get ready for a radical shift in job roles and functions, with greater value being placed on different or new skillsets.
By Dennis Walsh, President, Americas & APAC, Redwood Software , 9/24/2018
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How to Drill DevOps into Your Organizational Culture
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Establishing the right culture will get your DevOps initiative off on the right foot.
By Christian Beedgen, Co-founder and CTO, Sumo Logic , 9/20/2018
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Where AI Can Turn 'Buzz' into 'Biz' Today
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AI can expedite manual processes that exist throughout an enterprise, but the nature of the human insight is necessary to rationally manage these processes and make contextual decisions.
By Bas de Vos, Director of the Innovative Think Tank, IFS Labs , 9/19/2018
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How to Ditch Operations Ticketing Systems
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Damon Edwards, founder, Rundeck Inc. says ticketing systems are expensive and wasteful. Here's his advice for IT groups that want to ditch the old queue.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/10/2018
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DevOOPS!!!
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What can go wrong with DevOps? Plenty, but you can still learn from your mistakes and the mistakes of other people.
By Brian Dawson, DevOps Evangelist, CloudBees , 9/6/2018
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Why IT Needs More Custom Software
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Jeff Stovall, CIO for Charlotte, NC. explains the value of having more custom built software in government agencies (and enterprises in general).
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/4/2018
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Four Easy Steps to Intelligent Automation Success
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If you are losing sleep over concerns about how to implement intelligent automation in your organization, you aren't alone.
By Sharda Cherwoo, EY Americas Tax Intelligent Automation/RPA Leader , 8/31/2018
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Is Digital Reality Ready for the Enterprise?
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As virtual, augmented, and mixed reality technologies get ready for the enterprise, the enterprise has to get ready for digital reality.
By Allan Cook, Head of Operations and Strategy for Digital Reality, Deloitte Digital , 8/29/2018
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How Mid-Size Firms Can Overcome DevOps Challenges
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Wedged between resource-rich global giants and nimble small firms, many mid-size enterprises struggle to achieve DevOps success. Here are the best ways of addressing this problem.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/28/2018
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ITIL, DevOps, Whatever – The Labels Don’t Matter
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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If you think you’re enlightened because you’re a DevOps shop, here’s news for you: Whether you’re ITIL or DevOps, Agile or Lean, what you call your team won’t prevent failure.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 8/27/2018
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Design Thinking is Key to Enterprise Adoption of AI
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Cross-departmental collaboration and design thinking are critical to next-generation AI success.
By Craig Nelson, Partner, ISG , 8/22/2018
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Hype and Myths Surround RPA
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There's much more to implementing Robotic Process Automation than plugging in a software package. It's about the business as much as technology.
By Jim Shand, Director, AlixPartners , 8/21/2018
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Getting Smart About Knowledge Management
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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For many organizations, knowledge management is a forgotten technology. Now, new attitudes and approaches may help KM systems live up to their original potential.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/16/2018
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Cloud Companies Should Build for Vertical Industries
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The pendulum has swung in the software business, with customers demanding vertical market expertise rather than general-purpose software.
By David DeRam, Co-founder and CEO of Greenlight Guru , 8/13/2018
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How AI and Intelligent Automation Impact HR Practices
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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AI and intelligent forms of automation are changing the ways companies operate. HR is no exception. In fact, HR leaders are spearheading automation efforts for their employers.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/7/2018
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A Fight to Save Indigenous Language, Culture
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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How indigenous communities in British Columbia, Canada built their own content platform to take the fate of their languages into their own hands.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 7/27/2018
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Time to Explore Those IoT Possibilities
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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There are a few surprises in UBM's 2018 State of the IoT report, including how many organizations are in search of a business use case.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 7/20/2018
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Understand Yesterday’s Tomorrows to Gain Competitive Advantage
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One way to innovate today is to employ Paleofuturism, where you look to what futurists of the past got right and where they missed.
By Doug Reeder, Senior Director of Innovation, NTT DATA Services , 7/16/2018
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Is Your Technology Holding Your Company Back?
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Two emerging technology concepts -- blockchain and microservices -- are critical to enterprises hoping to find success in technology-based partnerships.
By Michael Biltz, Managing Director, Accenture Technology Vision , 7/10/2018
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Forget the Robot Apocalypse: Learn How and Why to Automate
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Enterprise executives considering an automation initiative need to be clear with internal and external stakeholders about how automation fits into the organization’s priorities.
By Brett Fraser, Program Leader, Booz Allen Hamilton , 6/29/2018
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IT Budgets: Traditional Still Bigger than Cloud
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Building a Smart City Doesn't Have a Common Blueprint
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AWS vs. Azure: Users Share Their Experiences
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