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If Machines Are Replacing CFOs, Why Did I Become One?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The CFO for SAP shares thoughts on how intelligent machines are likely to displace, but not, replace her and other white collar managers.
By Mana Mojadadr, CFO, SAP Italy. , 3/30/2017
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Privacy Babel: Making Sense of Global Privacy Regulations
Dimitri Sirota, Founder & CEO of BigID
Commentary
Countries around the world are making their own privacy laws. How can a global company possibly keep up?
By Dimitri Sirota Founder & CEO of BigID, 3/29/2017
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Now You're the Manager, Time to Offer Guidance
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Satire
Whether you are a new manager or deeply experienced, be aware that you need to provide your IT staff with ongoing career guidance, as Interop ITX workshop present Rob Cordova explains.
By Jill Gambon, Technology Journalist , 3/29/2017
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Millions of Stolen US University Email Credentials for Sale on the Dark Web
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Researchers find booming underground market for stolen and fake email credentials from the 300 largest universities in the US.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 3/29/2017
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To Gain Influence, CISOs Must Get Security's Human Element Right
Rocco Grillo, Cyber Resilience Leader at Stroz Friedberg
Commentary
Focusing on certain elements of security in isolation can cause a false sense of security.
By Rocco Grillo Cyber Resilience Leader at Stroz Friedberg, 3/29/2017
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Seven Essential Steps for Transitioning to Enterprise DevOps
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
If you are thinking about doing DevOps also think in terms of starting small, getting executive buy-in, and not reinventing the wheel.
By Andrew Phillips, VP of DevOps Strategy, XebiaLabs , 3/29/2017
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Cloud Security: New Research Says IT Pros Still Skittish
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
Respondents complain in two studies that traditional security tools donít work in the cloud, and canít deliver visibility across multiple cloud environments.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 3/29/2017
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Inscrutable Amazon Bill: Behind It, a $1 Million Savings
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
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.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/28/2017
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3 Reasons Why Cloud Migration is Gaining Traction in Healthcare
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
Issues such as performance, payroll priorities, and a lack of expertise in data center management have healthcare institutions moving to the cloud.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 3/28/2017
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Can Virtual Companies Scale?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
A lot of firms start out as virtual companies, but as they grow, they move into office space. It turns out there are advantages to staying virtual, however. We explain some of them.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/27/2017
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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
News
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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