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How ConocoPhillips Reduced its Data Center Footprint by 80%
How ConocoPhillips Reduced its Data Center Footprint by 80%
InformationWeek Videos  |  6/9/2017  | 
Scott Duplantis, Global IT Director for server, storage, and data center operations at ConocoPhillips, explains his company's data center consolidation project at the InformationWeek News Desk at Interop ITX.
Red Hat: Linux Handlers Can Learn To Manage OpenStack
Commentary  |  6/7/2017  | 
Red Hat cloud architect Julio Villarreal-Pelegrino says you don't need to know OpenStack to succeed at implementing it.
It’s Time CIOs Get Real About Data Security
Commentary  |  6/6/2017  | 
Your company's success in securing its data and network could depend on how the CIO delivers security messages to their peers in the C-suite.
Harvard Business Publishing Cuts IT Costs 18% With Cloud Move
News  |  6/6/2017  | 
Director of IT Ken Griffin tells an Interop ITX audience there are savings on Amazon, provided you make it through the expensive, "migration bubble".
Make Smart Business Decisions Through Data-driven Alerts
Commentary  |  6/5/2017  | 
Alerts fed by business intelligence are a nice fit for companies operating in today's competitive round-the-clock world.
Cloud Power, Fear of Lock-in Grows Among IT Managers
News  |  6/2/2017  | 
Mary Meeker's Global Internet Trends: As the digital age expands, so does fear of technology lock-in by cloud vendors.
Shutterstock CIO on Leadership: Reduce the Cycle of Fear
News  |  5/31/2017  | 
Shutterstock grew so fast it needed to convert applications and move them into the Amazon cloud quickly; API-based development followed.
LinkedIn Leads Standardized Cloud Gear Alliance
News  |  5/25/2017  | 
A group of major backers has formed the Project19 Foundation to support standardized gear and networking across cloud data centers.
Going Beyond Checkbox Security
Going Beyond Checkbox Security
InformationWeek Sponsored Videos  |  5/24/2017  | 
Terry Barbounis, cybersecurity evangelist for CenturyLink, stops by the InformationWeek News Desk.
Tackling the Edge in IP Networking
Tackling the Edge in IP Networking
InformationWeek Sponsored Videos  |  5/24/2017  | 
Extreme Networks director of product strategy Mike Leibovitz stops by the InformationWeek News Desk.
Network Monitoring for Every User Community
Network Monitoring for Every User Community
InformationWeek Sponsored Videos  |  5/23/2017  | 
Netreo CEO Kevin Kinsey stops by the InformationWeek News Desk
Will Edge Computing Replace the Cloud?
Commentary  |  5/23/2017  | 
New technology breakthroughs plus the IoT are driving new interest in edge computing.
Harvey Nash/KPMG: CIOs See Role Becoming ‘More Strategic’
News  |  5/23/2017  | 
In its 19th annual survey, Harvey Nash/KPMG found CIOs preoccupied with making companies more digital, and expected to fill more strategic role.
Using Artificial Intelligence for Threat Prevention
Using Artificial Intelligence for Threat Prevention
InformationWeek Sponsored Videos  |  5/22/2017  | 
Cylance director of sales engineering Rich Thompson stops by the InformationWeek News Desk to share how the company uses artificial intelligence to identify unknown threats and stop the execution of an attack.
Software-Defined-Storage – the New Crown Jewel in Telecommunications
Partner Perspectives  |  5/22/2017  | 
Maintaining a high pace of innovation requires the kind of IT agility for telcos that is only available in a software-defined computing environment.
Under Pressure, IT May Need to Fail Fast With Some Projects
News  |  5/22/2017  | 
Lines of business want services fast; IT will need an investment budget that allows it to try to achieve desired solutions and sometimes fail.
On-Premises Workloads Require Higher Staff Investment Than Cloud
News  |  5/18/2017  | 
Nemertes analyst says research shows lower cost for cloud for some types of workloads; results are less clear for predictable, steady-state apps.
Watch Interop ITX Keynotes Live
News  |  5/17/2017  | 
Get a front-row seat for keynote addresses from industry luminaries taking the stage at Interop ITX on May 17 and 18.
IT Value: What’s Your Story?
Commentary  |  5/17/2017  | 
It's time for IT to show business leaders where IT brings value to the organization. Metrics are nice, but storytelling is better.
IT Outages, Who's Really at Fault?
Commentary  |  5/12/2017  | 
Systems do go down, and sometimes the cause seems obvious, but it may be too obvious. Employ root cause analysis methods to find the real cause of failure.
IT Must Alter Investments To Play in Digital Economy
Commentary  |  5/8/2017  | 
At Interop, Mark Tonsetic of CEB will discuss how your view of the digital future should start guiding IT investments.
Uptime Institute: Enterprise Server Footprint Flat or Shrinking
News  |  5/3/2017  | 
In its annual survey, the Uptime Institute finds enterprise cloud usage flat, even while the server footprint shrinks.
Luxury Fashion Finds Bigger Sales, Returns In Cloud
News  |  4/26/2017  | 
Net-A-Porter didn't know how much money it was leaving on the table when the Web site failed to keep up with traffic. New microservices captured it.
What I Hope to Get out of Interop ITX
Commentary  |  4/26/2017  | 
IT consultant and blogger Andrew Froehlich outlines a full-week educational experience at the upcoming Interop ITX conference.
Let's Talk Cloud at Interop ITX
Commentary  |  4/25/2017  | 
You can join cloud computing expert and InformationWeek editor at large Charles Babcock as he takes in his pick of more than two dozen informative cloud related presentations at the upcoming Interop ITX in May.
Which Comes First: DevOps or Culture Change?
Commentary  |  4/25/2017  | 
Building a culture of DevOps extends beyond the development, operations, and QA teams.
The 3 Big Mistakes Today's CIOs Make (And How to Avoid Them)
Commentary  |  4/21/2017  | 
The job of CIO has changed a lot in recent years, and IT professionals will need a new set of skills to deal with those changes.
Why IT is in Jeopardy
Commentary  |  4/21/2017  | 
Change is the only constant, which IT professionals know all too well. However, as technology changes, their departments must too. Some IT departments are in trouble, big trouble if they don't do something fast. We explain a few reasons why.
Walmart: Agility Enabled with React.js, Node.js
News  |  4/20/2017  | 
Alex Grigoryan needed to attack multiple fronts as he revamped the Walmart Web site; the answer was decentralized agile teams with Node.js.
Nemertes CIO Burke: Do You Know Your Cloud TCO?
News  |  4/19/2017  | 
It's not simple: Nemertes CIO John Burke to explain how to evaluate your TCO when using a cloud service and whether real savings are available.
Data & Analytics: Solve Your Top Challenges at Interop ITX
Slideshows  |  4/18/2017  | 
Looking to solve your data & analytics challenges? Our Interop ITX experts have the answers. Here are some of the take-aways you can expect by attending these sessions.
AI to Become Key Competitive Factor by 2020, Says Tata
News  |  4/18/2017  | 
Regions around the world are adopting AI at different rates. A TCS (Tata Consultancy Services) survey illustrates how it may allow its adopters to outstrip competitors.
Who's Afraid of the Big Bad IoT?
Commentary  |  4/17/2017  | 
In an atmosphere of fear about IoT security and privacy business should be aware that if an IoT project seems promising, it may be worth the risk to push on, as long as security is at the forefront.
What You Need to Know About Containers
News  |  4/14/2017  | 
Interop ITX will offer a day-long, Container Crash Course for those who want to learn more about containers' impact on enterprise operations.
IT Won’t Recognize Itself by the End of the Year
Commentary  |  4/13/2017  | 
It's time to rethink the role and structure of IT in the enterprise.
Future of Data Summit: Secure IoT with Blockchain
Commentary  |  4/11/2017  | 
IoT security is essential for the Internet of Things to reach commercial success. Here's one way to protect this technology and data from hackers.
Defining IT Leadership: You Have a Brand New Job
Slideshows  |  4/10/2017  | 
At Interop ITX, coming up next month, a track of more than two dozen presentations will provide valuable advice to IT executives, including pointers on how to balance technical and soft skills for their teams and themselves.
Is a "Cloud-First" Approach Right for your Organization?
Commentary  |  4/6/2017  | 
Enterprise IT needs to rethink the scope of the cloud-first mindset.
How to Give IT Credibility in the C-suite
Commentary  |  4/6/2017  | 
It isn't easy changing the C-suite's view that IT is a "utility" but you can do it over time.
DevOps Comes of Age
Commentary  |  4/5/2017  | 
More organizations have embraced DevOps to deliver higher quality software faster. Meanwhile, DevOps itself has evolved. We explain where DevOps is today and where it's is headed.
Battle Intensifies To Become Cloud Hardware Leader
News  |  4/5/2017  | 
HPE and Cisco are joined by merged Dell EMC as big three contenders to supply cloud providers. Are white box manufacturers a threat?
Digital Disruption is Challenging the Status Quo
Commentary  |  4/5/2017  | 
Don't think that innovation and digital disruption are just about technology; the people matter even more than the tech.
Lessons in Government and the State of Your IT
Commentary  |  4/4/2017  | 
Have you ever considered how state and local government IT departments differ from yours? The challenges are unique, the solutions creative, and the lessons learned could help the private sector more effectively assess and enhance the state of their own IT.
Avoid the Telecommuting Reboot
News  |  3/30/2017  | 
Telecommuting can be a useful concept for an organization, but you have to put the right tools in place to support remote workers.
Inscrutable Amazon Bill: Behind It, a $1 Million Savings
News  |  3/28/2017  | 
When Segment found its AWS bill going up unexpectedly, it did a deep dive to find the cause and realized a $1 million annual savings.
Creating the Cloud Learning Platform of the Future
Commentary  |  3/27/2017  | 
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.
Maritz IT's Journey: From Sinkhole to Full Business Partner
News  |  3/23/2017  | 
Gerry Imhoff knew things had to change, but it would need to be a culture change, not a new generation of technology.
8 Business Benefits of Adopting DevOps
Slideshows  |  3/23/2017  | 
Embracing DevOps approaches can help organizations improve agility, increase revenues, lower costs, and become more competitive.
How to Do DevOps in Old-School Organizations
Commentary  |  3/22/2017  | 
The best approach to DevOps is one step at a time, and that is particularly true for a well-established enterprise.
RightScale's State of Cloud: Cut Wasted Use
News  |  3/22/2017  | 
RightScale issued its sixth annual State of the Cloud report and found Docker a top DevOps tool, but concerns about 30% usage cloud waste.
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