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5 Tips for Success: Mother to Daughter, Engineer to Engineer
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Women play an important role in building an innovative workforce, so it’s critical to support to the next generation of women technologists and empower their careers.
By Madhu Venkatesh, Senior Director, Software Engineering, Workday , 9/25/2018
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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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DevOps: From a Business and Executive Perspective
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
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Some of the roadblocks to a successful DevOps initiative have nothing to do with technology or the IT group. Business unit leaders and executives have to get involved in the initiative as well.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 9/18/2018
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Hire the Right Machine Learning Talent
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Decision intelligence engineering applies the technology already available to solve the business problems that you have today.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/17/2018
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Who Is Winning the Race for Tech Talent?
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Ever wonder how Google, Microsoft, and IBM are winning the race for tech talent? It just might boil down to the ability to weave relevant learning and development opportunities into every stage of employee life cycles.
By Jamie Farrell, Chief Business Officer, Trilogy Education , 9/17/2018
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4 Ways to Maximize IT Productivity in a Transition to Cloud
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Cloud migration often leads to the outsourcing of critical activities. So how can your IT staff continue to contribute during this transition?
By Todd Pekats, Vice President of Cloud Computing, PCM, Inc. , 9/14/2018
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How to Unlock Growth: Pay Down Technical Debt
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Dealing with a couple decades of technical debt takes effort across the organization, but you can do it if you give your team time to lay out a plan and take the first few steps.
By Joy Driscoll Durling, CIO and Digital Enablement Officer, Vivint Smart Home , 9/13/2018
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Tech Companies Poach AI Talent from Universities
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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In a tight market for AI and machine learning, tech companies have always relied on a secret weapon -- tapping into the talent available in academia. But who will train tomorrow's AI experts?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2018
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10 Highest-Paying IT Job Skills
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Adding one of these capabilities to your resume might lead to a salary increase.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/12/2018
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Study: DevOps Outsourcing Can Cost You
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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The new report by DORA on the state of DevOps in 2018 found outsourcing to be the crutch of low software delivery performers.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/12/2018
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Enter the Co-Economy: A New Era for Innovation
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The days when businesses could succeed with innovation without partnering are pretty much gone.
By Maciej Kranz, VP Strategic Innovation, Cisco , 9/10/2018
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What Boards and CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Boards and CEOs are more tech-savvy than they once were, but they still don't always know the best questions to ask CIOs. With the push for digital transformation they need to be armed with the right questions at the right time.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/10/2018
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Help Wanted: Data Engineers Who Fill Enterprise Need
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Data engineers build the infrastructure and tools that data scientists and business users need to perform analysis and create machine learning models. Maybe that's why demand is high for this emerging category of IT pro.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/6/2018
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Yes, Data Is the New Oil in the Digital Economy
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Leveraged efficiently, data can help an organization understand its customer needs, recruit the right talent, and define a strategy for the 21st century.
By Mark Minevich, principal founder, Going Global Ventures , 9/5/2018
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Meet the Automation Architect
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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There might be plenty of career opportunities for those who can bridge technology, people and processes.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/5/2018
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5 Bad Habits of Ineffective IT Departments
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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The best intentions of an IT group can end up coming back to bite them, leading their projects to fall short of expectations or to fail outright.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 9/5/2018
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10 Roadblocks to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Nearly 100% of enterprises want to become more data-driven, but less than a third have accomplished that goal. A new survey sheds light on the reasons why.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/4/2018
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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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Citizen Data Science and the Democratization of Analytics
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Democratization through machine learning and knowledge-sharing tools is expanding data science capabilities to more and more "citizens” in the broader working community.
By Michael O'Connell, Chief Analytics Officer, TIBCO , 8/28/2018
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IT Budgets: Traditional Still Bigger than Cloud
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  9/20/2018
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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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