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DocuSign Automates to Scale IT for Big Business Growth
Why CIOs Must Set the Rules for No-Code, Low-Code, Full-Code
Emotion Detection in Tech: It's Complicated
Why DevOps Will Have To Change This Year
Remote Reshapes the Future of Work
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Startup Offers Free Version of its 'Passwordless' Technology
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Beyond Identity co-founders hope to move the needle in eliminating the need for passwords, but experts say killing passwords altogether won't be easy.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 1/26/2021
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10 Things IT Leaders Learned in 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
The pandemic had a lot of negative effects, but it also resulted in some unexpected benefits for enterprise technology leaders and teams.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 1/26/2021
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How To Build A Successful IT Team
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Commentary
There are three key attributes high-functioning IT team members share that are identifiable in your initial interviews: Desire, willingness, and ďteachability.Ē
By HK Bain, President and CEO, Digitech Systems , 1/26/2021
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How to Better Secure Your Microsoft 365 Environment
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Security experts offer Microsoft 365 security guidance as more attackers target enterprise cloud environments.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 1/25/2021
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Weighing Doubts of Transformation in the Face of the Future
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Deloitteís 2021 outlook posits enterprises should double down on digital transformation and reskilling. What about those not ready to commit to change?
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/25/2021
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4 Career Questions Every IT Professional Should Ask
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Commentary
Landing your next big role is important, but before you take that offer, make sure itís the right role with the right prospects for you.
By John Thimsen, CTO, Qualtrics , 1/25/2021
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Okta Outlines Growth Plan for Serving the Enterprise
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Discussion with the NY Enterprise Tech Meetup pulls the curtain back on a startup evolving into a public company that works with larger players.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/22/2021
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3 Essential Steps to Exploit the Full Power of AI
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Commentary
Hereís how IT leaders can help to achieve a better ROI from their artificial intelligence initiatives.
By Anand Rao, Global & US Leader, PwC , 1/22/2021
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7 Steps to Secure a WordPress Site
Steve Zurier, Contributing Writer
News
Many companies operate under the assumption that their WordPress sites are secure -- and that couldn't be anything further from the truth.
By Steve Zurier Contributing Writer, 1/21/2021
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DocuSign Automates to Scale IT for Big Business Growth
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Digital signature and contract management company DocuSign's IT automation projects paid off when the pandemic lockdowns hit. Here's why.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/21/2021
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Why CIOs Must Set the Rules for No-Code, Low-Code, Full-Code
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
IT leaders must step in with guidelines about when to develop applications using low code and no code, and when itís necessary to develop in a full-code mode.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 1/20/2021
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Digital Transformation: How Leaders Can Stand Out
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Here are three things leaders in digital transformation are doing to set themselves ahead of the competition in 2021 and beyond.
By Deb Gildersleeve, Chief Information Officer, Quick Base , 1/20/2021
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SolarWinds Attack Underscores 'New Dimension' in Cyber-Espionage Tactics
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Meanwhile, Malwarebytes is the latest victim, Symantec discovers a fourth piece of malware used in the massive attack campaign, and FireEye Mandiant releases a free tool to help spot signs of the attack.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 1/19/2021
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Emotion Detection in Tech: Itís Complicated
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
The advancement of human-machine partnerships requires emotion detection and appropriate responses in context, but it's a tough problem.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/19/2021
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Accelerating the Practical Use of AI
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions are becoming more common across industries. Use these four steps for a successful implementation.
By David Kramer, CTO, ThinkWhy , 1/18/2021
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Can Cloud Revolutionize Business and Software Architecture?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Closing days of CES 2021 looked at the impact cloud may have on businesses going forward and the importance of cloud architecture.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/15/2021
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How CDOs Can Build Insight-Driven Organizations
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Chief data officers must focus on listening to their peers in the business, delivering iterative value, and promoting their successes.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/15/2021
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Future Proof Your Enterprise IT Environment and Workforce Now
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Commentary
Donít bury your head in the sand. Train your people, advance your technology, and commit to prioritizing and protecting your most important assets before itís too late.
By Johanna Baum, Founder and CEO, S3 Consulting , 1/15/2021
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IBM Speaks on Growing Hybrid Cloud, AI, & Quantum Computing
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
CES session presented possibilities that might be unlocked if these evolving technologies are put to work on urgent challenges.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/14/2021
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Why DevOps Will Have To Change This Year
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Rocked by COVID in 2020, DevOps teams will face new challenges -- and opportunities -- over the next 12 months. Here's a look at what to expect.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/14/2021
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