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Weighing Doubts of Transformation in the Face of the Future
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Deloitte’s 2021 outlook posits enterprises should double down on digital transformation and reskilling. What about those not ready to commit to change?
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/25/2021
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4 Career Questions Every IT Professional Should Ask
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Landing your next big role is important, but before you take that offer, make sure it’s the right role with the right prospects for you.
By John Thimsen, CTO, Qualtrics , 1/25/2021
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Accelerating the Practical Use of AI
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Artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions are becoming more common across industries. Use these four steps for a successful implementation.
By David Kramer, CTO, ThinkWhy , 1/18/2021
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Future Proof Your Enterprise IT Environment and Workforce Now
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Don’t bury your head in the sand. Train your people, advance your technology, and commit to prioritizing and protecting your most important assets before it’s too late.
By Johanna Baum, Founder and CEO, S3 Consulting , 1/15/2021
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Why DevOps Will Have To Change This Year
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Rocked by COVID in 2020, DevOps teams will face new challenges -- and opportunities -- over the next 12 months. Here's a look at what to expect.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/14/2021
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Remote Reshapes the Future of Work
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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CIOs will focus on enabling richer remote work experiences in 2021, and virtual offices could be a part of that picture.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/13/2021
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Are No Code and Low Code Answers to the Dev Talent Gap?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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An expected escalation of low-code app development might mean more IT duties could be shifted to citizen developers.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/8/2021
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8 Work From Home Experiences We Didn't Expect Last Year
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
The chaos made for some memorable and downright embarrassing moments, which, of course, had to happen while we were videoconferencing.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/5/2021
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Redefining the Business Analyst Role
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Today, business analysts are expected to not only collaborate with business users as they have in the past but also to be active “doers” on IT projects that they undertake.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 1/5/2021
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2021: A Year of IT Career Opportunity
Brian Gillooly, Content Director, InformationWeek
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As we leap headlong into the new year, the outlook for IT leadership and career opportunities is bright -- albeit not entirely certain.
By Brian Gillooly Content Director, InformationWeek, 12/23/2020
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Can Reskilling Lead to Lasting Jobs in Digital and Cloud?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
More options are emerging to retrain workers for possibly career-changing roles in the transforming enterprise landscape.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/16/2020
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IT Leadership: 10 Ways the CIO Role Changed in 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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The pandemic presented IT leaders with an incredibly disruptive set of circumstances. But those challenges also brought new opportunities.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 12/15/2020
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How to Create a Plan of Action If Agile Dev Strategy Fails
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
DeveloperWeek New York keynote examined problems and solutions to get the most out of agile software development.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/11/2020
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Ways Data Scientists Can Stand Out in the Virtual Hiring Process
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Searching for a job during a pandemic presents its own sets of challenges. Here are three tips on how to deliver an impactful interview.
By Alicia Frame, Lead Product Manager and Data Scientist, Neo4j , 12/11/2020
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10 Hot IT Job Skills for 2021
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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For the first time in decades, some IT titles are experiencing a salary decline –- so be sure you have these high-demand skills.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 12/8/2020
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What Tech Jargon Reveals about Bias in the Industry
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Tech language was developed in the early days of computing, during a time when globally racism was much more explicit and often went unchallenged. But there is no reason we can’t change it now.
By Stephen Frost, Raafi-Karim Alidina, Frost Included , 12/4/2020
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Tech Decision Making: The Rise of the Developer
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Developers and technologists are increasingly being given a "seat at the table" and forming peer relationships with executives regarding enterprise technology investments.
By Shiven Ramji, Chief Product Officer, Auth0 , 11/27/2020
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Reducing Security Talent Attrition by Increasing Diversity
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CIOs and other IT leaders must attract, retain and hire professionals with broad cybersecurity skills, but that’s not as easy as it sounds. Here’s some advice.
By Sandra Wheatley, SVP, Fortinet , 11/25/2020
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10 Ways to Transition Traditional IT Talent to Cloud Talent
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
While many IT professionals love learning new things, IT leaders and their organizations must do several things to facilitate a smooth transition to cloud.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/23/2020
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Apple Discusses Going Cloud Native and the Growing Pains
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Moving to a new platform for cloud-native application development included discussions of tradeoffs and training to get teams to embrace change.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/20/2020
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2021 Outlook: Tackling Cloud Transformation Choices
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  1/4/2021
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Enterprise IT Leaders Face Two Paths to AI
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  12/23/2020
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