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Where to Get Trusted IT Planning Advice
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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IT planning authorities are everywhere, but finding truly knowledgeable experts with your organization's best interests at heart can be a challenge.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/17/2019
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Software Developers Face Secure Coding Challenges
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Seven in ten developers are expected to write secure code, but less than half receive feedback on security, a survey finds.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 7/15/2019
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Continuous Learning the Key to IT Skills Gap
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CIOs and IT leaders struggle to fill IT positions with staff who hold the right skills. But the answer is right under their noses: Educate existing teams.
By Alex Adamopoulos, CEO, Emergn , 7/15/2019
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How to Prep Your Career for the AI Job Apocalypse
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Will your job end up being automated or eaten by an AI or robot? Here's a deeper look at careers that will continue to be in high demand in the decade ahead.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/12/2019
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Creating a Culture of Global Innovation
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The breakneck speed of technology innovation means that success requires embracing disruption/change and empowering people to be creative in its application.
By Pathmal Gunawardana, Head of Americas, Tata Communications , 7/12/2019
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Summer: A Time for Vacations & Cyberattacks?
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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About a third of cybersecurity professionals believe that their companies see more cyberattacks during the summer, but the survey data does not convince on the reasons for the perception of a summer bump.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 7/11/2019
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What Does Your Management Style Say about Your Age?
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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Depending on how you answer specific questions, we might be able to guess your age.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 7/10/2019
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Transform your IT Help Desk
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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CIOs: Now is the time to upgrade the level of professional management within your help desk function. Here's how.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 7/9/2019
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Chief Data Officers: Biggest Mistakes, Best Practices
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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CDOs are everywhere today, but are they really doing an effective job? Here's how you and your organization can make the most of data and analytics investments.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/9/2019
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Find an IT Security Career by Getting Lost
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
Check out this Interop keynote video where Graham Holdings' Stacey Halota describes the twists and turns of her career and the challenges that security and privacy teams face.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 7/6/2019
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A Practical Guide to DevOps: Itís Not that Scary
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Hereís a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about how to embrace DevOps in their enterprise organizations.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 7/5/2019
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Retain Your IT Staff by Doing These 3 Things
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Your team relies on you, their IT leader, to help them manage their careers. If youíre not doing it, someone else will do it for you. At another company.
By Leon Adato, Head Geek, SolarWinds , 7/5/2019
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How to Get Hands-On with Machine Learning
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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If you really want to understand the capabilities and limitations of machine learning, you have to get hands-on. Here's a short list of options for beginners.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/3/2019
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Donít Mind the IT Skills Gap: Hire for What Canít Be Taught
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Once talent is in the door, itís up to organizations and IT leaders to cultivate their professional growth, including specific IT skills and domain knowledge.
By Gianni Giacomelli, Chief Innovation Leader, Genpact , 7/3/2019
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How to Evaluate an IT Job Candidate as a Coach Would
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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To create a winning IT team, it pays to treat job candidates like potential prospects for a sports franchise.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/2/2019
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7 Technologies You Need to Know for Artificial Intelligence
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Artificial intelligence is actually a term that encompasses a host of technology and tools. Here's a closer look at some of the more important ones.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/1/2019
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Top 5 Issues Exhausting Your IT Team and How to Solve Them
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Chief information officers and IT leaders need to stay relevant and continually address the common problems that drag down their teams.
By Suresh Sambandam, CEO, Kissflow , 7/1/2019
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Data Science Salary Survey Reveals Market Shift
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Quantitative executive recruitment firm Burtch Works annual salary survey revealed changes in the job market for data scientists and predictive analytics pros.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/27/2019
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More Supply, More Demand: Cybersecurity Skills Gap Remains
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Although the number of programs for training workers in cybersecurity skills has increased, as well as the number of graduates, the gap in supply and demand for cybersecurity-skilled workers is essentially unchanged, leaving companies to struggle.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 6/27/2019
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Who Owns Digital Transformation?
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Forward thinking leaders know that while specialism may sit within one team, the responsibility to bring those ideas to light and generate ROI is a shared one.
By Rob Whitfield, CEO, Ferrazzi Greenlight , 6/26/2019
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7 Technologies You Need to Know for Artificial Intelligence
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A Practical Guide to DevOps: It's Not that Scary
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek,  7/5/2019
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Diversity in IT: The Business and Moral Reasons
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing,  6/20/2019
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