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Creating the Cloud Learning Platform of the Future
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
When an RFP returned high-cost bids for the work, the University of Maryland University College opted for an in-house approach to building a cloud-based school.
By Greg Smith, University of Maryland University College , 3/27/2017
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Intro to Cyber Insurance: 7 Questions to Ask
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
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Buying a cyber insurance policy can be complex and difficult. Make sure you're asking these questions as you navigate the process.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/24/2017
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No Cloud is Perfect, So Be Prepared
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
News
Enterprise IT managers have to accept that cloud outages will occur, and have strategies to keep core systems running.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 3/24/2017
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How to Find the Right Fit in IT Hiring
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
When it comes to hiring IT professionals, technical skills are important, but don't overlook the culture match.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 3/23/2017
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Maritz IT's Journey: From Sinkhole to Full Business Partner
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Gerry Imhoff knew things had to change, but it would need to be a culture change, not a new generation of technology.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/23/2017
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20 Million Mobile Devices at High Risk of Attack, Study Finds
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
Meanwhile, a separate report by Google says half of all Android devices didn't install a single security update in 2016.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 3/23/2017
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8 Business Benefits of Adopting DevOps
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Embracing DevOps approaches can help organizations improve agility, increase revenues, lower costs, and become more competitive.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 3/23/2017
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Phishing Your Employees for Schooling & Security
Corey Nachreiner, Chief Technology Officer, WatchGuard Technologies
Commentary
Your education program isn't complete until you test your users with fake phishing emails.
By Corey Nachreiner Chief Technology Officer, WatchGuard Technologies, 3/22/2017
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How to Do DevOps in Old-School Organizations
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Satire
The best approach to DevOps is one step at a time, and that is particularly true for a well-established enterprise.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 3/22/2017
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RightScale's State of Cloud: Cut Wasted Use
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
RightScale issued its sixth annual State of the Cloud report and found Docker a top DevOps tool, but concerns about 30% usage cloud waste.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/22/2017
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Six Tips for Extracting Big Data Insights
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The CEO of advertising agency Hawthorne Direct offers some tips for marketers as well as the data and IT pros who have to support those marketing initiatives.
By Jessica Hawthorne-Castro, CEO of Hawthorne Direct , 3/22/2017
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The True State of DevSecOps
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Automation improving, but security needs to find ways to slide into DevOps workflow and toolchain.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 3/21/2017
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3 Data Governance Challenges Today's Companies Face
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
Data governance policies are full of holes that can become expensive pitfalls. We explain some of the stumbling blocks.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/21/2017
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Straighten the Flow of DevOps with Data
Andi Mann, Chief Technology Advocate at Splunk
Satire
An effective DevOps program relies on application data to highlight patterns such as which features users rely upon.
By Andi Mann Chief Technology Advocate at Splunk, 3/21/2017
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Cloudbleed: Final Damage Assessment Still Pending
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Satire
Cloudflare CEO Prince has published a persuasive case that Cloudbleed hasn't caused any detectable damage. Let's go slow on that.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/21/2017
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The Hardest Part of Digitization: Cultural Change
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Companies that fail to come up with a clear strategy and roadmap face the risk of being stranded in organizational inertia.
By Marc Wilczek, , 3/21/2017
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Secrets of a Highly Productive CIO-CISO Relationship
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
The dynamic between CIOs and CISOs has evolved along with the technology. How can they ensure they're on the same page while driving value?
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 3/20/2017
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4 Reasons CIOs Need to Attend Interop ITX
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
Satire
Consider just a few of the reasons a CIO should join the rest of their IT team at Interop ITX, instead of staying back at the office this year.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 3/20/2017
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Cloud Benefits: Liberty Group Tech Chief Knows What They Are
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Satire
When The Liberty Group found increasing demand for its services in 2012, it rehired Rob Hiltbrand to take it to the cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/20/2017
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Big Data, Big Future: 3 Next-Gen Career Opportunities
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
In a super-connected world, the data we are generating makes big data an inviting career field for young people.
By Scott Rhodes, Vice Provost of Enrollment, Florida Polytechnic University , 3/20/2017
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