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3 Reasons We Don't Need Federal CIOs
Linda Cureton,
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Former NASA CIO muses on the futility of the federal CIO role -- and offers insight on how it needs to change.
By Linda Cureton , 7/22/2014
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Cisco Brings DevOps To The Network
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Cisco's DevNet aims to help network software developers bridge the gap to working in the software-defined network.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/21/2014
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SMBs Tie Cloud Computing To Increased Revenue
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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Small and midsized businesses say cloud is key to customer service, expansion, finds survey by Oxford Economics for Windstream.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/21/2014
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Why Enterprises Need To Adapt To Agile
Eric Reed, Chief Technology Officer, GE Capital
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Today's large businesses are not too big and inflexible to be agile. Here's why.
By Eric Reed Chief Technology Officer, GE Capital, 7/21/2014
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SnapLogic CEO Talks About Changing Role Of IT
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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Gaurav Dhillon says IT organizations need to change as quickly as the technology they deal with.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 7/21/2014
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Changing IT Organizations: Anaplan
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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Anaplan CEO says the well known saying "the world is getting flat" should also apply to IT organizations.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 7/21/2014
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Geekend: Familiar Faces Can Be Friendly (Or Dangerous)
David Wagner, Community Editor
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Studies show we pick our friends -- and employees -- based on visible and invisible similarities.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 7/18/2014
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Health Company's Invention Program No 'Shark Tank'
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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Carolina Health Systems and Edison Nation have created Edison Nation Medical, an incubator designed to help employees -- and anybody else -- submit medical inventions to be patented, manufactured, and sold.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 7/16/2014
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Data Centers Edge Toward Innovation
Greg Ferro, Network Architect & Blogger
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Our new survey shows growing demand, fixed budgets, and consolidation projects dying on the vine as CIOs look to cloud providers -- not to offload services, but to steal ideas.
By Greg Ferro Network Architect & Blogger, 7/16/2014
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9 Job Hunt Tips For Older IT Pros
Kevin Casey,
News
The IT job market isn't always kind to professionals of a certain age. Use these strategies to improve your odds.
By Kevin Casey , 7/16/2014
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Internet Of Household Things: Convince Me
Junko Yoshida,
Commentary
My washer needs to speak to my grill? I'm talking back to IoT devices that talk behind my back.
By Junko Yoshida , 7/14/2014
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In Praise Of Clichés
David Wagner, Community Editor
Commentary
Sometimes leaders say obvious things just because they think it's expected of them, and I'm totally OK with that approach.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 7/14/2014
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SoftLayer Cloud Business Thriving Inside IBM
Charles Babcock, Editor At Large, InformationWeek
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A year after it was acquired by IBM, SoftLayer gains SSDs, new data services, and expanded reach as IBM pursues its goal of 40 cloud centers by year's end.
By Charles Babcock Editor At Large, InformationWeek , 7/14/2014
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Suppliers Held Hostage To Procurement Platforms, Services
Kate Vitasek,
Commentary
Pricing models penalize suppliers for increasing their business with retail, other customers.
By Kate Vitasek , 7/14/2014
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How Wearables & IoT Will Go To Work
Shane O'Neill,
Commentary
Join Forrester analyst J.P. Gownder and InformationWeek editors on InformationWeek Radio to discuss how wearable devices and the Internet of Things are taking hold in the workplace.
By Shane O'Neill , 7/14/2014
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Digital Business Reality Check: InformationWeek Video
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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Accenture's Mark McDonald, SnapLogic's Gaurav Dhillon, and UPMC's Rebecca Kaul weigh in on the practicalities of digital transformation.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 7/14/2014
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Government Security: Saying 'No' Doesn't Work
Steve Jones, Group Strategy Director, Big Data & Analytics, Capgemini
Commentary
It's time for government agencies to move beyond draconian security rules and adopt anomaly analytics.
By Steve Jones Group Strategy Director, Big Data & Analytics, Capgemini, 7/14/2014
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IT Salary Survey 2014: Insurance
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Insurance IT salaries are flat, but demand and compensation are highest for people with experience in social media, mobile, analytics, and cloud, according to InformationWeek's 2014 US IT Salary Survey.
By InformationWeek Staff , 7/14/2014
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Accenture Strategy Talks Digital Strategy & Digital Disruption
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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Mark McDonald discusses the need for a new definition of "digital" that is no longer based on something you own.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 7/14/2014
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Digital Strategy/Disruption: SnapLogic Interview
Rob Preston, VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek
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SnapLogic CEO discusses how digital disruption will create new revenue streams in a variety of industries.
By Rob Preston VP & Editor in Chief, InformationWeek, 7/14/2014
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