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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?
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Blockchain Use Primed to Accelerate in the COVID-19 Era
Commentary  |  9/28/2020
While still early in maturation, blockchain technologies are positioned to solve some of the problems of today and serve as the core infrastructure for the solutions of tomorrow.
Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Commentary  |  9/25/2020
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
Why IT Departments Need to Consider Deepfakes
Commentary  |  9/21/2020
It's hard to tell what's real and what isn't. If one of your executives or your company is the victim of deepfakes, what's IT going to do about it?
Dark Side of AI: How to Make Artificial Intelligence Trustworthy
Commentary  |  9/15/2020
It's in every organization's best interest to implement security measures that counter threats in order to protect artificial intelligence investments.
The Other CFO: The Rise of the Cloud Economist
Commentary  |  9/14/2020
Here's why you need someone on hand who understands the technical and financial aspects of cloud management so that things don't spiral out of control.
Optimize Your Corporate Security and Resilience Programs
Commentary  |  9/11/2020
CIOs and IT leaders should broaden their thinking around data and data analytics and empower their organizations to implement effective security and resilience programs.
Why More Healthcare Providers are Moving to Public Cloud
Commentary  |  9/9/2020
As the pandemic continues to test the limits of healthcare providers, the public cloud can support surge care capacity and ensure resilient technology infrastructure.
AI Accountability: Proceed at Your Own Risk
Commentary  |  9/8/2020
A new report suggests that to improve AI accountability, enterprises should tackle third-party risk head-on.
Painful Lessons of the Pandemic Can Lead to Future Strengths
Commentary  |  9/4/2020
Here are some key considerations for IT leaders and teams as they seek investment and buy-in to implement solutions that will support their organizations now and in the future.
FedEx CIO Rob Carter Shares His Experience, and IT Outlook
News  |  9/3/2020
In his upcoming Interop Digital keynote address, Fedex's Rob Carter will be discussing how the logistics giant has evolved its IT strategy and where technology goes from here.
The Growing Security Priority for DevOps and Cloud Migration
Commentary  |  9/3/2020
Survey asserts security may be increasingly top of mind, but many organizations are unsatisfied with their current footing on that front.
How to Eliminate Disruptive Technology’s Risk
Commentary  |  8/31/2020
Emerging technologies can provide a competitive edge. Yes, risk comes along with those technologies, but there are ways to at least minimize the likelihood.
The Coming Tech Schism in the Post-Pandemic Workplace
Commentary  |  8/28/2020
Masked versus mask-less personnel? Dual-base versus single-base employees? What will the business workplace look like when all this is over? No one really knows yet.
Why You Should Worry About Software Quality
Commentary  |  8/25/2020
Congratulations. Your software works, but so what? Application quality matters more these days. A lot more.
Addressing AI Bias Head-On: It’s a Human Job
Commentary  |  8/21/2020
Researchers working directly with machine learning models are tasked with the challenge of minimizing cases of unjust bias.
The Future of Work in a Post-COVID Era
Commentary  |  8/10/2020
Advice for CIOs: With remote working here to stay, now is the time to advance cloud initiatives, consider uses for AI, and strengthen business continuity.
How Synthetic Data Accelerates Coronavirus Research
News  |  8/7/2020
When your research could save COVID-19 patients, you don't want to wait around for institutional approval to use patient data in research. Here's an alternative.
Can Artificial Intelligence Help Increase Diversity in IT?
Commentary  |  8/5/2020
Applied properly, AI might help bridge the diversity gap in IT by assisting with job postings, evaluating resumes and standardizing the interviewing process.
Will Facial Recognition Thrive in the Post-Pandemic Economy?
Commentary  |  8/4/2020
Facial recognition is at the heart of the new normal of our lives, and many uses don't violate privacy or civil rights. But the political and regulatory controversies will continue to burn hot for many years.
Business Continuity Planning: The Pandemic Wake-Up Call
Commentary  |  8/3/2020
Ensuring continuity of operations in the face of unforeseen disruptions must be a top priority going forward. Is your organization in good shape?
Cloud Eases Pivot to Remote Work for Capital One
News  |  7/29/2020
Capital One has committed to enabling employees to keep working from home through the end of 2020.
What the IBM-Adobe Collaboration Means for Transformation
News  |  7/23/2020
Adobe Experience Manager running on Red Hat OpenShift and other IBM resources intended to help regulated enterprises meet security demands.
Navigate Turbulence with the Resilience of Responsible AI
Commentary  |  7/22/2020
Extraordinary economic conditions require brand-new analytic models, right? Not if existing predictive models are built with responsible AI. Here's how to tell.
Overcoming the IoT Security Skills Gap
Commentary  |  7/15/2020
While the tech industry is currently challenged by an IoT skills gap, there are steps that companies and leaders can take to minimize these issues and drive change.
How to Detect Fakes During Global Unrest Using AI and Blockchain
Commentary  |  7/13/2020
Until the next technical evolution, current blockchain and AI/ML applications will continue to raise the trustworthiness bar in our zero-trust world.
Rethinking Technology Road Maps for the Second Half of 2020
Commentary  |  7/2/2020
Businesses are now able to look again at the future of technology and their technology road maps in a new light -- and many realize that their priorities have drastically changed.
Digital Transformation Key to Continuity in Turbulent Times
Commentary  |  7/2/2020
IT leaders who use the current crisis to identify gaps in processes and digitize operations will see their businesses thrive.
How CTOs Can Innovate Through Disruption in 2020
News  |  7/1/2020
CTOs and other IT leaders need to invest in innovation to emerge from the current COVID-19 crisis ready for the next opportunities.
IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Commentary  |  6/30/2020
As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
Is It Possible to Automate Trust?
Commentary  |  6/29/2020
First, businesses need a clear understanding of how data will be used, and who will be impacted by the decisions made using the data.
How IT Pros Can Lead the Fight for Data Ethics
Commentary  |  6/26/2020
Maintaining ethics means being alert on a continuum for issues. Here's how IT teams can play a pivotal role in protecting data ethics.
CIOs Shift IT Budgets Amid COVID Crisis
News  |  6/24/2020
CIOs have shifted their budgets to fund the great migration to enable employees to work from home, even as they are rethinking investments to make going forward.
10 Cyberattacks on the Rise During the Pandemic
Slideshows  |  6/24/2020
Cybercrime and cyber espionage have skyrocketed during COVID-19 lockdowns. Are your work-from-home employees aware of these security traps?
Corporate Governance in the Era of Offsite Employees
Commentary  |  6/23/2020
Here are six questions CIOs should ask themselves to assure that corporate governance and security are "up to the task" for remote work.
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