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How Autonomous Systems are Impacting IT
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Automation isnít new to IT, but autonomous systems are, which is why IT leaders and professionals have to think about the value they're delivering, again.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/16/2019
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Four Ways AI Can Augment Human Capabilities
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
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By 2021, organizations worldwide will create nearly $3 trillion of business value via AI, Gartner says.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 9/5/2019
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Behind the Buzzword: The Reality of Real Time
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To strategically control and analyze data, companies need to know which version of real time works for them. Donít get caught up in the hype.
By Jake Stein, SVP of Stitch, Talend , 9/5/2019
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IT Careers: 10 Places to Look for Great Developers
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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You might be surprised by which universities are graduating the most highly skilled developers, according to a recent study.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 9/4/2019
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Do Self-Service and Low-Code Curb Shadow IT?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Self-service may help reduce shadow IT, but it wonít eliminate it. Business-IT relationships help.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/28/2019
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Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
More enterprise organizations are experimenting with AI-based voice assistants to boost internal efficiencies, but it will be a while before they realize the ROI they seek.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/16/2019
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Is SD-WAN a Better Bet for Unified Communications?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As momentum continues to build for managed services with SD-WAN, providers try to make the case to migrate communications to these networks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/9/2019
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How Can Enterprise CIOs Find their Next Revenue Driver?
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The key is the B2B ecosystem: Follow the money flow to discover revenue-generating opportunities that might have been previously overlooked.
By Frank Kenney, Director of Market Strategy, Cleo , 8/6/2019
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Customer-Led Automation Changes the Service Game
Crystal Bedell, Technology Writer
Commentary
Customer self-service is ready to take the next step toward customer-led service, where enterprises are supporting requests from bots as often as from people.
By Crystal Bedell Technology Writer, 7/16/2019
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Data Is the Lifeblood of Sales Intelligence Programs
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Turn sales professionals into their own data masters. Help them organize disparate data, which can lead to intelligence and actionable insights.
By Dave Egloff, Senior Director, Gartner , 6/7/2019
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Data-Driven Nudging: Cool or Uncool?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Many things in our modern world involve behavior modification. In fact, some organizations are setting up "nudge units," but why?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/4/2019
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Transform the workplace or hinder your workforce
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Organizations are entering a post-digital era, where being digital is a requirement rather than a choice.
By Marc Carrel-Billiard, Global Senior Managing Director, Accenture Labs , 5/2/2019
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3 Automation Technologies to Transform Your IT Department
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Itís time the world of IT embraces new automation technology within its own day-to-day work.
By Andy Dalton, Chief Information Officer, IVM, Inc. , 4/26/2019
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The Challenges and Rewards of Adopting DevOps
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DevOps is a journey without a destination. As new tools and practices develop, DevOps will continue to evolve.
By Joseph White, Senior VP of Enterprise Architecture, Finastra , 4/26/2019
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Data Privacy, Transparency Get New Weapon
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Osano and its browser plugin, Privacy Monitor, aim to provide consumers with transparency regarding consumer data privacy policies. The company will release data supply chain tools for companies later this year.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/22/2019
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Security: Why Education will Never be Enough
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After more than a decade of trying to educate users, IT security professionals still aren't getting their message through.
By FranÁois Amigorena, founder and CEO, IS Decisions , 4/3/2019
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10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
When your systems slow to a crawl it's easy to blame the technology, but some of the causes -- and fixes --may relate to how enterprises do business these days.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 4/1/2019
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How Productivity Software Reduces Collaboration Overload
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Beware of collaboration overload. The last thing any business leader wants is a team that is exhausted by unnecessary emails and meetings.
By Adam Williams, senior director of sales, Rackspace , 3/11/2019
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What Might Be Missing from Your Open Source Evaluation
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When implementing open source software, look beyond the license terms to understand who is driving change on the software.
By Ben Slater, CPO, Instaclustr , 2/19/2019
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11 Digital Transformation Hacks That Get Results
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Organizations tend to get different results with digital transformation. To realize business value, first realize that transformation isnít just about tech.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/18/2019
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IT Careers: 10 Places to Look for Great Developers
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Cloud 2.0: A New Era for Public Cloud
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