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CIOs Brace for 2021: A Bumpy Ride With Lots of Opportunity
News  |  10/28/2020
How can CIOs help their organizations compete in 2021? Here's a look at the challenges ahead and the traits you need to succeed during what will be a bumpy year that is filled with opportunity.
Ways to Help CIOs and CFOs Calculate Cloud Costs and ROI
Commentary  |  10/28/2020
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
Augmented Analytics Evolves to Make AI, BI Easier in 2021
News  |  10/27/2020
Augmented analytics has helped enterprises accelerate BI, analytics, and AI programs. Here's how it will advance for 2021.
IT Succession Planning: The Topic Nobody Wants to Talk About
Commentary  |  10/27/2020
What are the challenges for when it comes to succession planning, and what can IT leaders do to overcome them?
Should AI Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy?
Commentary  |  10/26/2020
Digital transformation strategies are common, but many enterprises lack an AI strategy. Where does it fit? Not everyone agrees.
Ready to Thrive in a Multi-Cloud Environment?
Commentary  |  10/26/2020
When building out a multi-cloud environment, it's important to focus on a unified strategy with the proper controls in place to manage applications, security and costs.
The Upside to Deepfake Technology
Commentary  |  10/23/2020
Deepfake technology has received its fair share of scorn, but as remote collaboration vendors incorporate more AI features into their offerings, the "deepfake" stigma will wane.
2020: The Year Everyone Became an IT Employee
Commentary  |  10/23/2020
The pandemic has rendered IT roles more demanding and more important than ever before. And every employee has essentially become an extension of the IT team.
Minimizing Human Errors to Improve Data Center Reliability
Commentary  |  10/22/2020
A simple mistake made in a data center can have serious consequences. Here's how to detect and prevent common errors before they can damage schedules, budgets, revenue, and perhaps even lives.
CIOs Prep for 2021 Post-Pandemic Opportunity
News  |  10/21/2020
Gartner's CIO Agenda survey reveals that top CIOs are capitalizing on renewed interest by corporate boards in digital business and technologies for improving customer experience.
Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Commentary  |  10/21/2020
An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institution's digital operations.
Citizen Developers: 8 Ways IT Can Strengthen the Ties
Commentary  |  10/20/2020
The exponential growth of citizen developers in organizations is forcing IT to rethink its role and the skillsets that it has historically valued. What are IT organizations doing to adjust?
Making Developers More DevSecOps Aware
News  |  10/19/2020
Interop Digital conference tackled why it is important for IT professionals to develop vulnerability remediation habits.
To Operationalize AI, Invest in Humans
Commentary  |  10/19/2020
Enterprise organizations are showing strong interest in artificial intelligence, but many are struggling to move beyond experimentation.
Scale Your Machine Learning with MLOps
News  |  10/16/2020
When it is time for your machine learning pilot programs to graduate and take on the real world, you need to start looking at MLOps.
Data in Motion Drives Enterprise Change
Commentary  |  10/16/2020
Data in motion involves several different situations that might require different architectures, applications and management techniques. Here's what you need to know.
IBM Research’s Chief Scientist Talks AI for Cloud Migration
Commentary  |  10/15/2020
Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
How to Create a Successful AI Program
News  |  10/14/2020
Artificial intelligence can be promising and valuable, but you need to focus on a few best practices to get your program moving in the right direction.
Data Analytics Without a Plan is Like Panning for Gold
Commentary  |  10/14/2020
Without a strategy in place to analyze and act upon your data, you'll get bogged down, sifting for worthy nuggets.
Fintech at Interop: A New World in Business and Technology
Commentary  |  10/13/2020
Here's a quick glimpse of two of the Fintech sessions at Interop Digital 2020.
Think Like a Chief Innovation Officer and Get Work Done
News  |  10/13/2020
VMware CTO's keynote at Interop addressed coping with mismatches between business practices and adopting new technology in an organization.
How IT Leaders Can Apply Facial Recognition Tech Responsibly
Commentary  |  10/13/2020
The best way forward is to treat facial recognition data from the perspective of the rights of the people portrayed.
6 Reasons Why Internal Data Centers Won’t Disappear
Commentary  |  10/12/2020
Even with cloud, companies don't want to give up their internal data centers. Why do data centers have such staying power?
The CIO’s Role in Setting the Remote Work Agenda
Commentary  |  10/12/2020
Here's a six-step roadmap for IT leaders to follow as they continue to prepare for business as "unusual".
The Evolving Narrative of Moving from DevOps to DevSecOps
Commentary  |  10/9/2020
We need an integrated development approach that is automated to create the right balance between speed and risk to avoid costly rework and business slowdown.
What’s Changed: Future of Tech Investment in Uncertain Times
Commentary  |  10/8/2020
Women in IT summit looks at what might come next in digital transformation well after the pandemic.
10 Trends Accelerating Edge Computing
Slideshows  |  10/8/2020
As a result of recent events and new technologies, more enterprises are investing in edge computing.
Northwestern Mutual CIO: Riding Out the Pandemic
News  |  10/7/2020
As the head of technology at a mutual company, Northwestern Mutual's CIO said his IT organization was largely insulated from the roller coaster budget changes and cash conservation brought by COVID-19
How to Survive a Crisis with AI-Driven Operations
Commentary  |  10/7/2020
Here's how IT and business leaders can strategically embrace artificial intelligence to build a foundation of resilience.
Digital Transformation Strategies Are Failing. Here's Why.
Commentary  |  10/6/2020
Every company's digital transformation plans got sidetracked by COVID-19, but there are additional reasons why their strategies are not full steam ahead.
Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Commentary  |  10/5/2020
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
Future of Analytics: How to Decide Which Avenue to Take
Commentary  |  10/5/2020
Maximize the value of data analytics in your business strategy by first identifying current problems and potential solutions. Here's some advice to get you on track.
IT Spending, Priorities, Projects: What's Ahead in 2021
News  |  10/2/2020
CIOs spent a huge portion of their 2020 IT budgets early in the year to move workers home. Cyber security is among the top priorities for 2021.
Focus on Today’s Workforce -- and Close the Gap to the Future
Commentary  |  10/2/2020
To evolve for the workforce of the future amidst COVID-19, you need to build a strong digital infrastructure foundation now. Here's how to do it.
Limits of AI to Stop Disinformation During Election Season
Commentary  |  10/1/2020
Bringing an AI-driven tool into the battle between opposing worldviews may never move the needle of public opinion, no matter how many facts on which you've trained its algorithms.


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