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Welcome To Our Digital Future
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
Digital transformation is disrupting enterprise IT. David Guzman, CIO of H.D. Smith, has ideas on how to survive and succeed through the disruption.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/18/2016
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US, China Hold Cyber Talks For First Time After September Deal
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Meeting was part of pledge between heads of both nations for joint action on growing cyberspace concerns.
By Dark Reading Staff , 5/13/2016
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Healthcare Suffers Estimated $6.2 Billion In Data Breaches
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Nearly 90 percent of healthcare organizations were slammed by a breach in the past two years.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 5/12/2016
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Intermountain Healthcare Balances IoT Adoption And Security Vigilance
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Intermountain, a Salt Lake City healthcare provider, innovates with Internet-connected patient devices, but clamps down on security exposures when it sees them.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/6/2016
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White House Takes Deep Interest In AI
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
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The US government is seeking a more active role in shaping the direction of AI research and development.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 5/6/2016
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InformationWeek Elite 100: Past Winners Talk Strategy, Best Practices
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
How are the top IT leaders at the top companies grappling with digital transformation, the third platform, the rise of analytics and big data, and other industry shifts? We asked them during the opening session of the InformationWeek Elite 100 conference. Here's what they said.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/3/2016
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6 Secrets 100 Winning IT Organizations Share
Susan Nunziata, Editorial Director
News
We asked the IT leaders in the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100 about how they're addressing important IT issues, such as tech spending, organizational priorities, and strategy. Find out what we learned, and see how your IT organization stacks up.
By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 5/3/2016
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Horizon Prioritizes Data And Patient Experience
Kelly Sheridan, Associate Editor, InformationWeek
News
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey implemented a fee-for-value healthcare delivery model that uses new technologies to gather data and improve member experience. More than 80 business processes were created or modified, transforming systems for enrollment, claims processing, billing, customer service, provider portals, sales, and benefit monitoring. These efforts earned the company the No. 3 spot in the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 5/2/2016
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Penn Medicine: Using Data To Save Patient Lives
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
News
Penn Signals is a system that uses existing data from electronic health records to perform real-time predictive analysis of heart failure patients. The goal? Penn Medicine wanted to place patients in proper risk groups and assign them to cardiology resources in order to get them the best care and improve their outcomes. This work earned the company the No. 4 spot in the 2016 InformationWeek Elite 100.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/2/2016
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Agile Analytics: 11 Ways To Get There
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
The accelerating pace of global business means that enterprises need more agile data-related systems and practices. Becoming more agile –- and succeeding at it -- isn't always easy given existing technology investments, constant technological evolution, and lingering cultural obstacles. No matter how agile your company is or isn't now, consider these important points.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/26/2016
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5 Reasons Cybercriminals Target Healthcare
Emily Johnson, Associate Editor, UBM Americas
News
Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting healthcare institutions and successfully deploying malware and ransomware to exploit hospitals' need to recover quickly.
By Emily Johnson Associate Editor, UBM Americas, 4/21/2016
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Facebook Poaches Google's Regina Dugan For Hardware Push
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The former head of DARPA, who was running Google's Advanced Technology and Products group, will now lead Facebook's new hardware group, Building 8.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 4/14/2016
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How To Raise Your Salary In Cybersecurity
Rutrell Yasin, Business Technology Writer, Tech Writers Bureau
News
The hot skills most in demand today for jobs: threat intelligence, security software development, cloud, auditing, and big data analysis.
By Rutrell Yasin Business Technology Writer, Tech Writers Bureau, 4/11/2016
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NIST Cybersecurity Framework Adoption Hampered By Costs, Survey Finds
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Security pros consider the NIST framework an industry best practice, yet half of its adopters say its complete implementation involves a high level of investment.
By Dark Reading Staff , 3/30/2016
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Most Federal Agencies Have Suffered A Data Breach
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Vormetric report indicates that security spending in federal agencies hampers modern security techniques to safeguard critical data.
By Dark Reading Staff , 3/28/2016
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CrescentCare CIO: How Analytics Improves Patient Outcomes
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CrescentCare Health in New Orleans has expanded beyond its original charter as the NO/AIDS Task Force to serve the broader community. CIO Seema Gai is leading the charge to incorporate data analytics to improve patient outcomes.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/23/2016
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Enterprise Invests More In Software-Defined Data Centers
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
When it comes to software-defined infrastructure, a 451 Research survey finds financial services and healthcare lead the field as prime implementers, while retail continues to lag.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/22/2016
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CHIME, HeroX Patient ID Challenge Gains Momentum
David Wagner, Executive Editor, Community & IT Life
News
CHIME launched a prize to fix a stubborn data problem in the healthcare industry. More than 300 companies and individuals have registered to receive more information about the contest, with judging set to begin in May.
By David Wagner Executive Editor, Community & IT Life, 3/14/2016
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Presidential Candidates Get Graded On Their Cybersecurity Stances
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Trump, Clinton, Sanders, Cruz, Rubio, Kasich, are all unified when it comes to blaming China -- but no one gets higher than a "C" average grade in any category.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 3/10/2016
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Ceva Animal Health CIO: Cloud Is Pick Of The Litter For IT
Curtis Franklin Jr., Executive Editor, Technical Content
Commentary
CIO Francois Tricot uses cloud technology to keep IT humming for Ceva Animal Health's global operations. His approach can serve as a guide for your own cloud strategy.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 3/10/2016
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