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Watch Out: 7 Digital Disruptions for IT Leaders
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Here are seven digital disruptions that you may not see coming.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/18/2019
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Top 5 Post-Cloud Migration Tips
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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If businesses are aware of the potential post-migration challenges ahead of time, they will be more prepared to take the necessary steps to prevent them.
By Bill Saltys, Senior Vice President, Alliances, Apps Associates , 11/11/2019
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The Hunt for the 'Goldilocks Zone' in Tech and Data Policy
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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During a preview of CES 2020, Gary Shapiro spoke about finding a balance between legislation and leeway for technology implementation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/9/2019
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Ring Flaw Underscores Impact of IoT Vulnerabilities
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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A vulnerability in Amazon's Ring doorbell cameras would have allowed a local attacker to gain access to a target's entire wireless network.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 11/8/2019
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Getting to Cloud, What are the Key Factors?
Jim Ditmore,
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Lessons learned from migrating a major bank's entire application portfolio to the cloud.
By Jim Ditmore , 11/7/2019
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How to Fail: Digital Transformation Mistakes
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Don't make these nine digital transformation mistakes that will slow down your efforts to be competitive in a new era.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/6/2019
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Q&A: IBM Cloud CTO Hillery Hunter Talks Hybrid, Multi-Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Organizations may find themselves at the center of increasingly complex cloud environments stitched together from different services.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/5/2019
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Dealing with Multi-Cloud Data Complexity
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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IT leaders need to understand that a problem exists and then think through approaches. Once they do that, the technology to employ is easier to figure out. Here's some guidance.
By David Linthicum, Chief Cloud Strategy Officer, Deloitte Consulting LLP , 11/5/2019
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How IT Supports the Data Science Operation
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Data science and IT no longer are separate disciplines. Think of it as a partnership.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 11/4/2019
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10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2020
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Here are the technology trends CIOs and IT leaders need to watch next year, according to Gartner.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/1/2019
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Forrester Analyst: Next Gen of Information Fabric Is Close
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
It is time to stop building monolithic systems and start weaving new data fabric that can manage information dynamically, according to Forrester's Michele Goetz.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/1/2019
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Transform IT to Become the Agile Business Partner
Crystal Bedell, Technology Writer
Commentary
Top-performing IT organizations are three times more likely to have positioned themselves as "partners" with the business units that they support, according to research by The Hackett Group.
By Crystal Bedell Technology Writer, 10/31/2019
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NLP for Analytics: It's Not Just About Text
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Text analytics has been the biggest use case for NLP, but now BI and analytics vendors are adding it to their products to make them easier to use.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/29/2019
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Just How Hard is it to Move from One Cloud Provider to Another?
Bill Kleyman, Executive Vice President of Digital Solutions, Switch; Writer/Speaker
Commentary
A cloud migration is easier than you might think, assuming that you gain a good understanding of your own apps and services and what each cloud provider offers.
By Bill Kleyman Executive Vice President of Digital Solutions, Switch; Writer/Speaker, 10/28/2019
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Q&A: LightStep’s Spoonhower on Microservices, Deep Systems
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As microservices, multi-cloud, and other features introduce more layers of complexity, developers may need a hand combing through the thicket of apps.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/28/2019
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Your Cloud and Data Management Strategies are About to Collide
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Companies are moving further into the cloud and undergoing data modernization. What some don't realize yet is that one strategy is better than two.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/24/2019
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Learning to Navigate Multi-Cloud at ESCAPE/19 and ONUG
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Experts at a pair of conferences in New York shared insight on how to address challenges and leverage advantages of multi-cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/23/2019
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Achieving Techquilibrium: Get the Right Digital Balance
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Reaching the right "techquilibrium" will enable enterprises to compete and lead as they work toward digital transformation, said Gartner analysts during a keynote address at Gartner Symposium
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/22/2019
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Ascent Conference Insights: Bots, Data, and SaaS Culture
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Suggestions on how automation can be leveraged and ways to use SaaS more efficiently peppered conversations with Zendesk and Hugo.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/21/2019
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IT Challenge: Pace of Change with Infrastructure
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
With the storm of changes hitting the IT department -- from cloud to AI and anytime/anywhere mobile access -- the real challenge is in having the IT infrastructure keep pace.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 10/21/2019
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