Digital twins involve the building of digital models of industrial assets such as turbines. Gartner recently named the technology as one to follow in 2017, and here's how GE is bringing it to the mainstream.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/24/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Gartner has released its annual list of the top 10 strategic trends. Are you planning for the right technology to future-proof your organization? Here's a closer look at each of the trends. By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/24/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
At its Symposium/ITxpo show, Gartner released new worldwide IT spending numbers that predict enterprises will spend up to $3.5 trillion on technology in 2017. That's an increase of about 3% over 2016, with much of that money going toward software and services.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 10/20/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digitization, creating a new level of organizational interoperability, and the practice of bimodal IT are among the priorities for CIOs, according to the Gartner 2017 CIO Agenda. See how your IT priorities stack up.By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 10/19/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The infrastructure for the new digital enterprise rests on five domains. At the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2016, Peter Sondergaard and his colleagues explained the importance of those domains.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/18/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IBM, Google, HPE, Dell, and others have combined resources to promote the OpenCAPI standard, which aims to boost the performance of data center servers tasked with analyzing large amounts of data.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/17/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Industry disruptor Zillow leverages data about residential real estate and makes it available to the general public. The company's senior director of data science and engineering shares the secrets behind Zillow's data stack.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/14/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Enterprise application giant SAP made an unplanned change to its own migration to its updated S/4HANA ERP and in-memory database platform. Here's how the acquisition of Concur changed SAP's approach.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/13/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Farmers Insurance CEO Jeffrey Dailey explained at this month's Dreamforce how his firm was migrating the customer experience into the digital age.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/12/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Kurt Brown, Netflix's director of data platform, recently provided an inside look into the company's data stack, its evolving technologies, and its plan for the future. Here are the technologies that run Netflix's data.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/12/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Patents aren't typically the first thing on your mind when you're developing an application for your enterprise. Yet, there's a great deal of creative development work going on at organizations of all types and sizes. Attorney Lincoln Essig provides five steps IT professionals and enterprise app developers can take to make sure your company's intellectual property is protected. By Lincoln Essig Partner, Knobbe Martens, 10/11/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Chris Savoie, director of product strategy at Workfront, has spent the past 12 years leading Agile IT teams. While the productivity improvements of Agile methodology are well documented, we rarely hear about how Agile affects IT morale. Here, Chris shares five things he learned along the way, and how his IT team benefited in the process.By Chris Savoie Director of Product Strategy, Workfront, 10/10/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Artificial Intelligence could double annual economic growth rates by 2035, according to a recently released report from Accenture that modeled the impact of AI on 12 developed economies, including the US. But this AI-enabled world also comes with drawbacks.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/7/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Claire wants to help companies launch more successful products, so it offers an online testing service based on Facebook Messenger and chatbots. Here's how it won praise at Dreamforce 2016.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/6/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Women in IT are still earning significantly less than their male counterparts, according to the InformationWeek 2016 US IT Salary Survey. Take a look at our findings, and then let us know how your compensation stacks up. By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 10/6/20164 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Sagi Bakshi, GM of Digital Solutions for ironSource, needed a business intelligence application to meet all of his organization's unique needs. When off-the-shelf options proved inadequate, his team decided to build its own layer on top of an existing system. Here's how it did it -- and the role IT played in the process.By Sagi Bakshi GM, ironSource Digital Solutions, 10/5/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Professional network LinkedIn used the revamp of its mobile app as the impetus to standardize its data foundation. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/5/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IDC reports that the big data and business analytics market will grow to $203 billion over the next few years -- a double-digit increase from this year. The banking industry is expected to be a big driver of this increase in spending, while IT and businesses services will lead most of the tech investing.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 10/4/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
ViaWest's Compark "fourth-generation" data center in Denver blends public cloud, colocation, and managed services in one facility.By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 10/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
State CIOs are not immune to the enterprise transformation issues that are hitting IT organizations everywhere. Here's a look inside the trends at the state government level, from the annual NASCIO State CIO Survey for 2016.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Building A Mobile Business MindsetAmong 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps – and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
2014 IT Budget SurveyIs the IT budget moving out of IT's control? Maybe -- 37% of respondents say the rate of outside spending is on the rise, up from 22% last year. Just 21% of CIOs retain full budgetary authority. What is in our control: how we respond and work with business leaders.
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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