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Cloud Security Basics CIOs and CTOs Should Know
Commentary  |  7/30/2021
Chief information officers and chief technology officers don't tend to be cybersecurity experts and yet they may have responsibility for it. Cloud security is somewhat unique because you can't control everything.
Laying Out a Road Map to Close the Cloud Skills Gap
Commentary  |  7/28/2021
Even with the best intentions to transform, organizations that lack in-house cloud knowledge may struggle to compete.
How the JEDI Cancellation May Influence Future IT Contracts
News  |  7/21/2021
When the Pentagon pulled the plug on the $10 billion cloud deal, it raised questions on how big IT contracts might be handled going forward.
Seeking a Competitive Edge vs. Chasing Savings in the Cloud
Commentary  |  7/19/2021
Results from an Accenture survey point to risk of missing out on strategic advantages if organizations focus strictly on cost-savings from the cloud.
How Cloud Can Drive Sustainable, Data-Driven Success
Commentary  |  7/19/2021
Chief information officers have been charged with driving financial, security, and agility benefits through cloud, but sustainability is quickly becoming another imperative for technology leaders.
Building a Post-Pandemic Cloud Strategy
Commentary  |  7/15/2021
Here's what every chief information officer needs to know to create an effective cloud strategy.
How CIOs Should Manage the Rapid Shift to the Cloud
Commentary  |  7/12/2021
The pandemic caused a rapid acceleration of organizations shifting to the cloud. Now is the time to take a step back to review your move to the cloud to ensure it's strategic and effective.
Define Your Cloud Strategy by Starting With Why
Commentary  |  7/6/2021
Companies tend to look at cloud in terms of 'what,' not 'why.' Following are three important why questions to ask.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Says Future is Edge-to-Cloud
News  |  6/23/2021
The value of accessing data faster at the edge took center stage during keynote for HPE Discover 2021.
How to Avoid the Leading Cloud Migration Mistakes
Commentary  |  6/21/2021
Moving operations into the cloud doesn't have to be a floating nightmare. Avoiding five common migration mistakes will help ensure a smooth and fast transition.
AIOps in the Cloud? Not So Fast
Commentary  |  6/18/2021
AIOps is a trending buzzword in the cloud sector. CIOs are skeptical now, but that won't last.
Cloud Outage Fallout: Should You Brace for Future Disruption?
News  |  6/17/2021
The outage of Fastly's services lasted all of 49 minutes, yet its widespread impact shows how pervasive reliance on the cloud has become.
Syngenta Talks Cloud Migration and Digital Agriculture
News  |  6/9/2021
Research and agriculture technology provider turned to automation software to make its data and resources more digestible for a move to the cloud.
Ways to Put a Lid on Cloud Waste
Commentary  |  6/7/2021
It's easy to underuse and overspend on cloud assets. The good news is that there are tools and practices that IT can apply to better manage cloud assets and tamp down the waste.
The Future State of the Cloud
Commentary  |  5/24/2021
Here are some trends revealed from a decade's worth of research.
Formula One, NFL, and NHL Work on Their Hustle with AWS
News  |  5/19/2021
Panel of major league sports at the AWS Summit Online discussed how they use machine learning to crunch fast-paced data into digestible content.
Do Private Data Centers Make Sense Anymore?
Commentary  |  5/18/2021
What becomes of private data centers as hybrid architecture continues to evolve and redefine the norm?
The Cloud Comes of Age Amid Unprecedented Change
Commentary  |  5/10/2021
The cloud is set to help businesses lead by outmaneuvering uncertainty. It's now imperative that they lean into the cloud and catch up with leaders before the gap becomes too large.
5 Reasons Open Source Is Critical To Going Cloud Native
Commentary  |  5/7/2021
Cloud native is in the spotlight with COVID-19-driven digitalization. Here's how open source is making it shine.
Why SMC Leveraged Dell Technologies to Go Hybrid Cloud
Commentary  |  4/30/2021
Global manufacturer opts for a unifying platform rather than a 'Frankenstein' approach to its digital transformation.
What You Might Not Realize About Your Multi-Cloud Model
Commentary  |  4/26/2021
Recognizing the nuances of a true multi-cloud deployment is the first step toward making it happen. From there, CIOs can follow a straightforward plan to actualize value.
Asante CIO Discusses Transforming with Cloud and Telehealth
Commentary  |  4/23/2021
Health system serving southern Oregon and northern California had to stare down the pandemic and the risk of wildfire while exploring ways to go digital.
MassMutual CISO Talks Cybersecurity Priorities
News  |  4/14/2021
Insurance and financial firm MassMutual's chief information security officer talks about the changing threat landscape and how data science is helping the security team's charter.
Why IT Leaders Should Make Cloud Training a Top Priority
Commentary  |  4/14/2021
As IT operations continue drifting into the cloud, it's important to ensure that organization personnel keep pace with the latest skills and practices.
How Google Cloud Might Help the FinOps Foundation Evolve
News  |  4/12/2021
The first of the major cloud services providers joins the fledgling trade association's technical advisory council.
What Cloud Attacks Have Taught Us About Hidden Compliance Costs
Commentary  |  4/12/2021
Recent compromises to cloud services and increased data privacy regulations can negatively impact the bottom line for businesses with nationwide operations.
FanGraphs Tags a Cloud Database to Keep Up with the Big Show
News  |  4/8/2021
Website for baseball analysis turned to MariaDB SkySQL as it looks to take on more game data from domestic and international sources.
Does Identity Hinder Hybrid-Cloud and Multi-Cloud Adoption?
Commentary  |  4/1/2021
Concerns about identity and access management in the cloud might slow enterprise migration as awareness of gaps in control are realized.
Are Your Cloud Costs Outpacing Your Growth?
Commentary  |  3/29/2021
Here are three key business areas to investigate as you assess how the cloud is serving your larger business goals.
AWS Names Selipsky as Next CEO to Succeed Andy Jassy
News  |  3/26/2021
New leadership chosen for the cloud services provider as parent company Amazon sets the stage for its future.
How Quickly Are Companies Really Adopting Cloud? It’s Complicated
Commentary  |  3/26/2021
While cloud computing is becoming ever-more common in enterprise IT, what the hype leaves out is that most companies are still relatively early in the adoption cycle.
What Bain Capital's David Humphrey Sees in Hybrid Cloud
Commentary  |  3/25/2021
Managing director with private investment firm discusses opportunities that may emerge as cloud matures.
Red Hat CIO Kelly Talks Hybrid Cloud for Post-Pandemic World
Commentary  |  3/12/2021
The stage has been set for more cloud transformation with the role CIOs play in the equation continuing to evolve.
How CarParts.com Leveraged AIOps Strategy While Scaling Up
Commentary  |  3/5/2021
Ecommerce market for auto parts faced a rapid overhaul of its IT infrastructure when new leadership put growth plans in motion.
Microsoft’s Satya Nadella Talks Democratizing Tech at Ignite
News  |  3/3/2021
Next-gen cloud innovations may empower more users to establish a new balance of creation and consumption.
Do You Know These 4 Tricky Cloud Terms?
Commentary  |  3/1/2021
Here are four trip-up topics found to frequently stump cloud learners and what IT teams should know to master them and build their cloud vocabulary.
The Hybrid Workplace Is a Reality, but the Office Is Not Dead
Commentary  |  2/26/2021
The flexibility to support teams cycling through in-person and remote work highlights the need for investment in cloud-based services to support the workflows of the future at scale.
Questions to Ask About DevOps Strategy On-Prem vs. the Cloud
Commentary  |  2/12/2021
Not every company can or wants to go cloud native but that does not mean they are completely cut off from the advantages of DevOps.
Overcoming Digital Transformation Challenges With The Cloud
Commentary  |  2/12/2021
Here's how cloud computing can enable the future of work, accelerate data strategies, integrate AI and cyber strategies, and innovate for social good.
What Comes Next for AWS with Jassy to Become Amazon CEO
News  |  2/4/2021
Change looms as the chief executive at the dominant player in cloud computing prepares to lead parent company.
Why the Financial Services Industry is Embracing the Cloud
Commentary  |  2/4/2021
Financial services firms, such as banks and insurance providers, are rapidly heading into the cloud, lured by the promise of multiple monetary, innovation and performance benefits.
RISE with SAP Gives CIOs a Simpler Path to S/4HANA Cloud
News  |  2/3/2021
SAP has announced a package of technologies and services under a single contract designed to ease enterprise CIOs' paths to digital transformation and its flagship software S/4HANA in the cloud.
Where Cloud Adoption is Still Needed
Commentary  |  2/1/2021
COVID-19 is a wake-up call for leaders to embrace cloud technology. However, some industries that would benefit from cloud adoption still resist.
What Happens If a Cloud Provider Shuts You Out?
Commentary  |  1/28/2021
When AWS bounced Parler from its servers, it raised questions about continuity of service other companies may need to consider.
What to Know When Migrating DevOps to Microservice Architectures
Commentary  |  1/28/2021
If your DevOps team is planning to migrate from traditional server architectures to microservices, there are distinct changes that IT leaders must keep in mind.
Cybersecurity, Modernization Top Priorities for Federal CIOs
News  |  1/27/2021
Cybersecurity, modernization, H1-B visas, COVID-19 data and analytics. These are a few of the items that are on the agenda for the Biden administration.
Can Cloud Revolutionize Business and Software Architecture?
News  |  1/15/2021
Closing days of CES 2021 looked at the impact cloud may have on businesses going forward and the importance of cloud architecture.
2021 Outlook: Tackling Cloud Transformation Choices
Commentary  |  1/4/2021
Weighing complex decisions on cloud adoption and how to make the most of it is a discussion more CIOs will face this new year -- and in the future.
Overcoming Challenges of Securing Cloud-Native Applications
Commentary  |  1/4/2021
With the trend toward cloud native applications, a new set of security challenges are arising. Here are solutions to address these head-on.
Ready for Desktop as a Service?
Commentary  |  12/18/2020
DaaS is one of the surprising cloud computing trends for this year and is expected to explode in 2021. Here are six signs that DaaS might be a good fit for your organization.
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