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TaylorMade IT Spin-Off Taps Cloud Database
News  |  2/15/2019
When TaylorMade Golf spun off from Adidas, it had to separate all its operations, including IT, and used the opportunity to try the Oracle Autonomous Database.
Are Your Metrics Real?
Commentary  |  2/14/2019
The Internet is not fake, but protecting the value derived from online activity must account for social engineering. Here's why.
The New Workforce: 3 Tactics to Secure your Digital Future
Commentary  |  2/13/2019
Both individual employees and their employers need to take action to prepare for a future where people increasingly work alongside machines.
Prepare for Fourth Industrial Revolution Tech
News  |  2/12/2019
The Fourth Industrial Revolution has arrived with the emergence of new technologies. Is your company ready to join in?
Protecting Us from AIís Dark Side
Commentary  |  2/12/2019
The promise of AI is real, but the potential dangers are also just as real. In the end countermeasures will alleviate the dangers.
Technology Professionals and the Path of Least Resistance
Commentary  |  2/11/2019
Take a fresh look at how your organization sources IT equipment, software, and services. Consider partnering with other IT organizations to gain efficiencies in your buying process.
The Problem with AI Facial Recognition
Commentary  |  2/11/2019
AI facial recognition algorithms are far from perfect. Here's what you should know if your enterprise is considering deploying this technology.
The Title Machine Learning Engineer Will Start to Disappear
Commentary  |  2/7/2019
We may be at a point in the evolution of machine learning tools where formal education in the field is no longer necessary.
AI-Powered Project Management: The Pros and Cons
Commentary  |  2/5/2019
Artificial intelligence holds promise as a way to improve IT project management, but there are some hurdles to overcome.
Editor's Note: Have Your Say on the State of IT
Commentary  |  2/4/2019
InformationWeek and Interop are developing a survey-based report on the State of IT in 2019.
Enterprises are White Knights in Battle to Avoid AI Winter
Commentary  |  2/4/2019
It is up to enterprise organizations, not just academia, to maintain artificial intelligence's momentum when it comes to innovation and adoption.
Crawford Takes Insurance Data into the Digital Age
News  |  2/4/2019
How a service provider to insurance companies modernized its data infrastructure to create products for the modern age.
The Bank CEO of 2020: Disposable or Valuable in an AI Era?
Commentary  |  1/31/2019
Artificial intelligence can accomplish a lot in the banking sector, and the CEO who doesn't embrace AI could be looking at the end of their career.
Cloud Migration Opportunities to Be Aware of in 2019
Commentary  |  1/30/2019
We've reached the stage in cloud's evolution that companies have experience in migrating core enterprise applications such as AS/400-based ERP systems to the cloud.
10 Principles for Optimal Engineering Spend, from a CTO
Commentary  |  1/29/2019
To set up your engineering team for success make sure you employ the fundamentals that companies too often neglect.
10 Tech Startups to Watch for 2019
Slideshows  |  1/29/2019
These hot startups are finding innovative ways to use technologies such as AI and IoT to help businesses work better, and in addressing the problems of the world.
When Marketers Run Technology, Where Does IT Fit?
Commentary  |  1/28/2019
Yes, even as CMOs expand their control over marketing technology, there remains a role for IT in the process.
Finding a Balance Between Microservices and Micromanagement
Commentary  |  1/28/2019
Microservices architecture is seen by some as a more effective way to scale DevOps. However putting the pieces together can require more handholding than anticipated.
Why Google's GDPR Fine and Appeal are Good for Enterprise IT
Commentary  |  1/28/2019
Google's appeal of its GDPR fine over data privacy and transparency just may illuminate the best way forward for enterprise IT.
Training AI to Save Lives
Commentary  |  1/24/2019
If some forms of artificial intelligence may put lives at risk, what are some of the options for safer deployment of the technology.
What Happens When You Add Security to DevOps? DevSecOps
Commentary  |  1/23/2019
Implementing DevSecOps means taking your existing DevOps initiative to the next level, and getting security teams involved at the start of the Dev process.
In an AI World, Drop the Idea that Empathy is Feminine
Commentary  |  1/23/2019
Empathy makes someone a better employee, and we also need to build empathy into our artificial intelligence applications.
What You Need to Know About Augmented Analytics
Commentary  |  1/22/2019
As enterprises travel on a digital transformation path, they need to stay current with analytics, but it's not a linear journey.
Top 5 Considerations When Hiring a Data Scientist
Commentary  |  1/21/2019
AI is a hot term in every industry, but don't be a company that just blindly hires a group of data scientists who end up frustrated and unproductive.
How Retail is Advancing AI, IoT
News  |  1/18/2019
Combining computer vision, IoT, and AI creates a system that delivers more value than those three technologies in isolation, as the retail industry is highlighting.
10 Career Moves You Can Make in 2019
Slideshows  |  1/16/2019
IT unemployment is very low, but that doesn't mean you should let your skills stagnate.
Voice Assistants Coming to the Enterprise
News  |  1/15/2019
Virtual employee assistants and voice interfaces to enterprise applications are relatively rare in enterprises today, but Gartner is predicting big growth in the next few years.
DevOps: Big Effort, Big Benefits
Commentary  |  1/14/2019
Authors of the book Driving IT Innovation advise companies to act now, and not to stand by and wait for DevOps to be a fully mature IT concept.
What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT
Commentary  |  1/14/2019
CES exhibitors continue their tradition of zany tech announcements, almost all of which are cool. However, some of the innovations signal trends IT should consider.
Expert Predictions on SaaS Use in 2019
Commentary  |  1/14/2019
Analysts and solution provide expect new approaches to how enterprises and users utilize SaaS.
Data Privacy: How to be Worthy of Consumer Trust
Commentary  |  1/11/2019
If you want customers to be loyal to your company or to your brand, you need to protect their data and treat it with respect.
Envision the Vice President of Workplace Productivity
Commentary  |  1/11/2019
It's time for organizations to consider a new executive role, one that helps to ensure that the right technologies and non-tech initiatives improve productivity.
Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?
Commentary  |  1/10/2019
A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at the pilot stage.
Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments
News  |  1/9/2019
Retailers will invest more heavily in IT technology than other industries do in the coming years. Here's how this industry will leverage technology to take them into the future.
IT Reskilling More Important Than Ever
News  |  1/9/2019
Luckily, more options exist to help both companies and their individual employees get up to speed on new IT skills quickly.
Most CEOs Donít Know Where to Deploy AI Within their Business
Commentary  |  1/8/2019
Think through your customer and supplier relationships, as well as your operational efficiency to identify the best areas for artificial intelligence.
What Enterprises Need to Make the Leap to Blockchain
Commentary  |  1/7/2019
Learn how to avoid the security and scalability concerns that come with blockchain.
What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Commentary  |  1/4/2019
Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
5G: The Next Retail Disrupter is on the Horizon
Commentary  |  1/3/2019
5G won't just be an improvement over 4G. It will be an entirely new form of connectivity. But will retailers be ready?
Act Now to Reap Automation Benefits Later
Commentary  |  1/3/2019
Forward-thinking enterprises are delivering business and infrastructure optimization with intelligent automation and looking now to business transformation.
What Do Tech's Most Powerful Women Have in Common?
Slideshows  |  1/2/2019
When the IBM Watson Personality API analyzed these female tech leader's words, it identified nine traits as being most dominant.
The Secret to Digital Transformation Success
Commentary  |  1/1/2019
New technologies promise business results, but rollouts can be risky. Here's how CIOs can reduce adoption risk, close skill gaps and keep teams happy.
Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
Commentary  |  12/31/2018
For all the market research numbers floating around about cloud computing, what is missing is advice on what IT organizations should be doing with IaaS, SaaS, and other cloud concepts.
IoT: Living on the Edge
Commentary  |  12/31/2018
Where is your data when you need it? Edge computing offers an alternative to processing all data in the cloud or the data center.
Data Governance in the Age of Exponential Technology
Commentary  |  12/28/2018
The emerging data-hungry and data-generating technologies demand two types of data governance: security, and the need for holistic, enterprise-wide governance, rather than governance on a silo-by-silo basis.
How to Transition to DevOps in Less Than 30 Days
News  |  12/27/2018
It doesn't take long to lay the foundation for an agile enterprise. Get the initiative going and sort out the bumps along the way.
A Roadmap for Becoming a Customer-Centric CIO
Commentary  |  12/21/2018
The CIO's role isn't just about technology enablement these days; it's customer-facing, and it requires leadership, innovation, and strategic use of data.
After 60 Years, ITís Time for a Name Change
Commentary  |  12/19/2018
After 60 years, it's time to reexamine how we label and think about information technology, and to give the profession a fresh start.
Planning for RPA? Read This First
Commentary  |  12/19/2018
Understand how three key elements are crucial to the success of an automation project.
Defining the Right Business KPIs
News  |  12/19/2018
Organizations continue to become more metrics-driven, but when business outcomes don't turn out as expected, the lament is sometimes "we were measuring the wrong things." If you want to measure the right things, consider these tips from Gartner's Doug Laney.
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