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9 Books IT Leaders Should Read
Bassam Zarkout, CTO, RSD
Commentary
Here's a mix of business books and compelling novels to help inspire new ideas this summer.
By Bassam Zarkout CTO, RSD, 7/9/2014
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CloudPhysics Adds Virtual Storage Troubleshooting Service
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Storage Analytics app applies predictive analytics to virtual storage problems inside customers' VMware-equipped data centers.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/9/2014
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Google CEO: Fight Unemployment With Job Sharing
Thomas Claburn, Editor-at-Large
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Google CEO Larry Page suggests we can reduce unemployment by dividing jobs in half.
By Thomas Claburn Editor-at-Large, 7/9/2014
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12 Tech Greats: Where Are They Now?
James M. Connolly, Editor in Chief, The Enterprise Cloud Site
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What happened to Rod Canion, Andy Grove, and their peers who shaped modern technology? Catch up on some original tech visionaries.
By James M. Connolly Editor in Chief, The Enterprise Cloud Site, 7/9/2014
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Oracle Upgrades Virtualization Server For OpenStack
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Oracle VM 3.3 includes a technology preview of its OpenStack distribution, enables virtualized Oracle databases to run in the cloud.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/8/2014
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How Public Cloud Could Revive VDI
Jasmine  McTigue, Principal, McTigue Analytics
News
Consumer-class cloud services force IT to get aggressive with endpoint control or accept that sensitive data will be in the wind -- or take a new approach, such as reconsidering virtual desktops.
By Jasmine McTigue Principal, McTigue Analytics, 7/8/2014
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Tech Leaders On Speed Vs. Risk: InformationWeek Video
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
GE, Netflix leaders explore how to develop new products and features faster while controlling the risk.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/8/2014
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Retention Strategy: Treat Everyone As An Individual
Larry Bonfante, Practicing CIO & Executive Coach, CIO Bench Coach
Commentary
It pays for IT leaders to leverage and cater to their people's unique talents, competencies, attitudes, and needs.
By Larry Bonfante Practicing CIO & Executive Coach, CIO Bench Coach, 7/8/2014
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Shadow IT Is An Opportunity, Not A Problem
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Commentary
Shadow IT isn’t a scourge. It’s an opportunity for IT to engage the business and add value, says CBS Interactive’s Steve Comstock.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 7/8/2014
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Internet of Things Done Wrong Stifles Innovation
Frank Palermo, SVP, Global Technical Solutions, Virtusa
Commentary
Anticipate and embrace the changes the Internet of things will bring or it will do more harm than good.
By Frank Palermo SVP, Global Technical Solutions, Virtusa, 7/7/2014
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Big Data: No Hoarding Allowed
Jeff Bertolucci,
News
The best insights come from data you've just collected, not the musty bits you've saved for years, argues SumAll's CEO.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 7/7/2014
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The Internet Of Small Things Spurs Big Business
Peter Waterhouse, Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies
Commentary
IoT scenarios that appear consumer-centric and disposable hold broad business opportunities.
By Peter Waterhouse Senior Technical Marketing Advisor, CA Technologies, 7/7/2014
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Too Old To Earn Big In IT?
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
Commentary
If you're feeling like your IT career has passed its 'sell by' date, you're not alone, according to the results of our latest flash poll.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 7/7/2014
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Don't Set The CISO Up To Fail
Mansur Hasib, Contributing Writer
Commentary
More healthcare organizations are hiring CISOs -- a good thing. But bad management structure, insufficient resources, and poor understanding of risks often doom these newly appointed security executives.
By Mansur Hasib Contributing Writer, 7/7/2014
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4 Steps To Build A Better Mobile Business
Ted Schadler, Technologist & Author
Commentary
Designing a mobile app that solves real business problems requires a four-step approach. Here's how jeweler Alex and Ani did it.
By Ted Schadler and Josh Bernoff , 7/7/2014
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GE Power & Water CIO Discusses IT Speed & Agility
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
CommentaryVideo
Jim Fowler explains how opening an office in Silicon Valley helped GE speed up its development processes.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/2014
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IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 2
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
CommentaryVideo
Adrian Cockcroft, technology fellow at Battery Ventures, discusses ways to improve the reliability of IT systems.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/2014
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IT Speed & Agility: Battery Ventures Interview, Part 1
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
CommentaryVideo
Battery Ventures' Adrian Cockcroft discusses how IT departments can move fast while maintaining reliability.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 7/7/2014
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Internap, CenturyLink Say Bare-Metal Is Hot
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
News
Managed service providers are turning outsourced services into more cloud-like offerings; bare-metal servers in the cloud now a trend on the rise.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/3/2014
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Our Definitions Of Leadership Are Mostly Wrong
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
We don't have enough strong leaders. No wonder. We can't even define the term.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 7/3/2014
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