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NOAA Fisheries Talks Going No-Code for Project Management
Commentary  |  8/4/2020
Federal agency finds a way to increase its efficiency tackling a growing number of projects by leveraging a solution from Smartsheet.
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?
The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms
Commentary  |  7/31/2020
Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business?
Optimize Existing Technologies for Maximum Value
Commentary  |  7/30/2020
Looking to get a bigger bang from your budget? Think about optimizing some of your existing IT resources.
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.
Is Your Cloud Strategy Ready to Hyperscale?
Commentary  |  7/29/2020
In the face of the unexpected demands 2020 has seen so far, business and IT leaders need to stay in a constant state of planning with their cloud operations.
How Enterprises Can Adopt Video Game Cloud Strategy
Commentary  |  7/28/2020
Forrester report explores ways other sectors can learn from infrastructure deployed to support video gaming.
Why Data Science Isn't an Exact Science
Commentary  |  7/27/2020
Organizations adopt data science with the goal of getting answers to more types of questions, but those answers are not absolute.
How COVID is Changing Technology Futures
News  |  7/23/2020
Accenture released its Technology Vision 2020 report in February, but then COVID hit. Here's how the pandemic is changing technology futures according to the company.
Tales of the Work From Home World
Commentary  |  7/22/2020
Whether COVID-19 causes your organization to return to work-from-home or not, here are some remote work tips for managers and employees.
The Five Things You Need to Do to Avoid Network Automation Failures
Commentary  |  7/21/2020
Areas that have been automated must be checked and updated to ensure they are continually evolving with the network and properly performing their intended function.
Equinix Prioritizes AI Investments Amid Pandemic
News  |  7/21/2020
Equinix CIO Milind Wagle provides an update on the company's AI initiatives and how they helped during the COVID-19 crisis.
Epsilon Talks Using AIOps to Streamline Asset Management
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
Distributed marketing solutions provider looked to AIOps from OpsRamp as part of its modernization plan.
How to Plan Today for Tomorrow's Lights-Out Data Center
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
A data center managed entirely by automated systems sounds like the setting for a science fiction movie. Yet human-less data centers are making their mark.
Gartner Forecast Sees 7.3% Shrinkage in IT Spending for 2020
Commentary  |  7/15/2020
Revenue uncertainty triggered by the pandemic could push CIOs with tighter budgets to migrate to cloud resources, according to research company.
How Data-Driven Investments Paid Off in Pandemic
News  |  7/15/2020
When restaurants shut down, they set off a chain reaction all the way up the supply chain. Here's how one regional gourmet food distributor was able to pivot quickly.
KPMG: Choosing to Go 'Cloud' Is Only a Start
Commentary  |  7/14/2020
Organizations have accelerated their moves into the cloud, but they need to change their approach if they want to be successful in the long run.
10 Ways AI Is Transforming Enterprise Software
Slideshows  |  7/13/2020
AI capabilities are showing up in places you might not expect.
3 Key Stages for Effective Data Modernization
Commentary  |  7/10/2020
Don't get stuck in a room going nowhere. Follow the Plan-Build-Execute model, and your data modernization initiative will lead to success.
Capella Space Goes with AWS to Handle Satellite Downlinks
Commentary  |  7/9/2020
Earth observation data company takes a cloud native approach to reduce technology costs and be more responsive.
Leading Through Uncertainty: Tech Execs Talk 2020
News  |  7/9/2020
The year 2020 has tested the leadership skills of many top tech execs, and at HPE's Discover virtual event, a panel of women executives shared their experiences.
The Best Way to Get Started with Data Analytics
Commentary  |  7/8/2020
As data analytics matures, it's attracting a wider range of adopters. Here's how your organization can tap into this essential business technology.
How CIOs Can Keep Up with Changing Customer Needs
Commentary  |  7/8/2020
The role of the chief information officer is becoming ever-more important in creating experiences that drive long-term market success.
Deploying and Managing Hybrid IT Architectures
Commentary  |  7/7/2020
Here are three steps IT teams can take to create a strategy for a unified IT architecture as they deal with surges in cloud adoption and greater demands for cloud services.
3 Tips to Recognize Hidden Costs of the Cloud
Commentary  |  7/6/2020
Cloud usage and demand has spiked, but businesses must be wary of hidden cloud "gotchas" when it comes to modernizing and scaling their cloud infrastructure.
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.
Traits of High-Performing IT Teams
Commentary  |  7/1/2020
IT teams face unprecedented challenges, navigating a fast-paced landscape amid the pandemic. Adopting Agile principles may help drive performance and success.
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.
Finding Balance in Dev vs. Ops for Site Reliability Engineers
Commentary  |  6/30/2020
Results from a recent survey show some organizations have pushed SREs in directions that underutilize and squander their talents.
How Liberty Mutualís Cloud Journey Led to Going Serverless
Commentary  |  6/29/2020
Making the move from datacenters to the cloud set off a transformation strategy that created new operational opportunities and cost savings.
AI: The New Order of Business
Commentary  |  6/26/2020
Tales of robots and smart speakers are eclipsed by those of automation and natural language processing, which are drivers for greater efficiencies, increased productivity and new revenue.
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.
Post-Pandemic: Tech Risk Considerations
Commentary  |  6/23/2020
While the full extent of the impact is not yet known, the following guidelines can help tech risk managers in successfully addressing the many challenges companies are facing now -- and later.
Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
Commentary  |  6/22/2020
A new survey finds that organizations plan to migrate the majority of their applications to the cloud over the next year. Microservices and SRE are also gaining steam.
Cloud 101: Getting Started and Saving Costs
Commentary  |  6/19/2020
No doubt, wide adoption of the cloud as a one-size-fits-all solution brings tons of benefits to the table. However, they come at a cost not everyone can handle.
The Future of Work: Best Managed with Agility, Diversity, Resilience
Commentary  |  6/17/2020
The pandemic has had an uneven impact on businesses and industries. However, the common thread has been rapid and sometimes dramatic change.
Technology and the Pandemic: Complete Coverage for IT Leaders
News  |  6/16/2020
Check here regularly for InformationWeek's updates on the coronavirus pandemic and related issues like business continuity, remote working, IT operational challenges and other technology considerations.
Should IT Professionals Retrain for a New Normal?
Commentary  |  6/16/2020
Tech workers coping with changing roles or a job loss due to the pandemic may have to realign their skillset to get back in the running.
10 Principles Guide How Agile Organizations Use Technology
Commentary  |  6/16/2020
CIOs and IT teams have a great opportunity to show how the strategic use of technology can help the company achieve its agile goals.
8 Tips for Growth in an XaaS Business Model
Commentary  |  6/15/2020
Companies should use an XaaS strategy to outpace competition, cut acquisition costs and boost efficiency. Here are ways you can get there.
Technology and Its Limits: Transformation is About People
Commentary  |  6/12/2020
In the argot of today's technology world, transformation is about "People + Machine." The machine alone is, well, just a machine.
5 Tips for Understanding and Maximizing Data
Commentary  |  6/12/2020
To harness the power of data analytics, companies need to create a culture in which all employees understand how to use data to advance business outcomes.
Will Remote IT and Gig-based Teams Lead the Future of Work?
Commentary  |  6/11/2020
An assessment of projects managed by Gigster show increased interest among enterprises to use for-hire expertise.
CIO Re-Energizes IT Infrastructure with Public Cloud Move
News  |  6/11/2020
CIO Chris Foster said the move to public cloud has cut costs (but not staff), provided access to advanced technology such as machine learning and AI, and accelerated efforts to work-from-home.
IT Careers: Planning Your Future When the Future Is Uncertain
Commentary  |  6/10/2020
Increasing levels of economic uncertainty and fast-paced technology change mean IT professionals should look at their career paths differently.
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The State of IT & Cybersecurity Operations 2020
The State of IT & Cybersecurity Operations 2020
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Gartner Forecast Sees 7.3% Shrinkage in IT Spending for 2020
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  7/15/2020
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10 Ways AI Is Transforming Enterprise Software
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  7/13/2020
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IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
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