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DevOps: Risk Management Perspective
Commentary  |  10/23/2018
As a concept, DevOps is designed to help with risk management, but when you are launching a DevOps initiative, risk management techniques come in handy.
IT Salary Survey: Women Still Earn Thousands Less Than Men
News  |  10/23/2018
The latest Interop ITX/Information Week research pointed out some troubling gender disparities, but the news isn't all bad.
Can Purpose Be Found in the Mess of Modern Work?
Commentary  |  10/22/2018
Building a great workforce starts with leadership's understanding of how to help employees buy into what the organization is trying to accomplish, beyond completing day-to-day tasks.
Amazon's HR Gaffe Demonstrates Important Points
News  |  10/19/2018
Amazon recently proved it isn't infallible when it shut down a human resources system that was systematically biased against women. However, there's more to the story that today's enterprise leaders should know.
Structure Your Analytics Team for Success in the Age of AI
Commentary  |  10/17/2018
The data team structure that your company has used for a few years needs to turn its focus to results and putting analytics tools in the hands of business units.
IT Salary Survey 2018: How Much Do IT Pros Earn?
Slideshows  |  10/17/2018
Compare your salary to the median pay for 12 popular IT job titles, from the help desk to the C-suite.
5 Imperatives for CIO and Enterprise Success
News  |  10/16/2018
Business change is accelerating, and technology is driving the change. To succeed in this dynamic environment, CIOs must implement these five imperatives.
How Artificial Intelligence Will Go To the Next Level
Commentary  |  10/10/2018
Continued broad development of AI technologies and concepts require new approaches to collaboration between industry organizations and academia.
Good Tech Design is Accessible, But There's a Skills Gap
Commentary  |  10/10/2018
Software designers and IT know the importance of a good user experience. However, accessibility by design isn't as pervasive as it should be. That will change as accessibility is integrated into more university programs.
Machine or Human? How Were Reallocating Work
Commentary  |  10/10/2018
In the emerging, AI-powered workplace, there's plenty of work to be done, some suited for machines and some suited for humans.
Software Delivery Depends on Infrastructure and Trust
News  |  10/9/2018
There's more to elite software delivery and operational performance than just tools and the right cloud architecture.
What Does a Degree in Data Science Really Mean?
Commentary  |  10/5/2018
Whether you need to pursue higher education for a job in data science really boils down to your existing skill set and specific goals.
ADP Harnesses Data for HR Insights
News  |  10/4/2018
ADP has created a data benchmarking service for salary, compensation, and other HR needs.
Why CIOs Will Lead Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  10/3/2018
IT executives, with their view into technology's potential, are leading key innovation efforts, and it looks like more of their peers will do the same.
DevOps Hiring: Look for the Right Mindset
News  |  10/3/2018
Managers hiring DevOps talent are shifting their focus from demanding specific technical skills to specific tools to how a candidate thinks and works.
Pros and Cons of Chatbots in the IT Helpdesk
Commentary  |  10/2/2018
As AI technology evolves it's worth a closer look at what chatbots can do to provide better end user support on help desk requests.
10 Ways AI Will Alter the Future of Work
Slideshows  |  10/1/2018
No matter what industry you're in, artificial intelligence is likely to affect your job. Here's how.
Why It's Time IT Gets a Seat at the Table
Commentary  |  10/1/2018
The growing importance and complexity of IT mean that the CIO needs a seat at the table when it comes to driving innovation.
AI & Machine Learning: An Enterprise Guide
Commentary  |  9/27/2018
A collection of information resources designed to help enterprise IT professionals launch and advance their artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation initiatives.
Five Ways to Tackle Digital Transformation Without Downtime
Commentary  |  9/27/2018
Imagine rebuilding an airplane in flight. That's how you can modernize your enterprise technology.
How to Retain Your Best IT Workers
Commentary  |  9/26/2018
Here are some proven techniques you can use to keep your most valuable team members on board and energized.
Continuous Processes Feed the Gig Economy
Commentary  |  9/25/2018
As more business processes move toward real-time and near-real-time, companies are finding themselves with skill shortages. One good way to fill the gaps is with "gig workers" who can be scaled up or down as required.
5 Tips for Success: Mother to Daughter, Engineer to Engineer
Commentary  |  9/25/2018
Women play an important role in building an innovative workforce, so it's critical to support to the next generation of women technologists and empower their careers.
The Robots are Coming: Safeguard Your Job
Commentary  |  9/24/2018
Get ready for a radical shift in job roles and functions, with greater value being placed on different or new skillsets.
How to Drill DevOps into Your Organizational Culture
Commentary  |  9/20/2018
Establishing the right culture will get your DevOps initiative off on the right foot.
DevOps: From a Business and Executive Perspective
Commentary  |  9/18/2018
Some of the roadblocks to a successful DevOps initiative have nothing to do with technology or the IT group. Business unit leaders and executives have to get involved in the initiative as well.
Hire the Right Machine Learning Talent
News  |  9/17/2018
Decision intelligence engineering applies the technology already available to solve the business problems that you have today.
Who Is Winning the Race for Tech Talent?
Commentary  |  9/17/2018
Ever wonder how Google, Microsoft, and IBM are winning the race for tech talent? It just might boil down to the ability to weave relevant learning and development opportunities into every stage of employee life cycles.
4 Ways to Maximize IT Productivity in a Transition to Cloud
Commentary  |  9/14/2018
Cloud migration often leads to the outsourcing of critical activities. So how can your IT staff continue to contribute during this transition?
How to Unlock Growth: Pay Down Technical Debt
Commentary  |  9/13/2018
Dealing with a couple decades of technical debt takes effort across the organization, but you can do it if you give your team time to lay out a plan and take the first few steps.
Tech Companies Poach AI Talent from Universities
News  |  9/13/2018
In a tight market for AI and machine learning, tech companies have always relied on a secret weapon -- tapping into the talent available in academia. But who will train tomorrow's AI experts?
10 Highest-Paying IT Job Skills
Slideshows  |  9/12/2018
Adding one of these capabilities to your resume might lead to a salary increase.
Study: DevOps Outsourcing Can Cost You
News  |  9/12/2018
The new report by DORA on the state of DevOps in 2018 found outsourcing to be the crutch of low software delivery performers.
Enter the Co-Economy: A New Era for Innovation
Commentary  |  9/10/2018
The days when businesses could succeed with innovation without partnering are pretty much gone.
What Boards and CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs
Commentary  |  9/10/2018
Boards and CEOs are more tech-savvy than they once were, but they still don't always know the best questions to ask CIOs. With the push for digital transformation they need to be armed with the right questions at the right time.
Help Wanted: Data Engineers Who Fill Enterprise Need
News  |  9/6/2018
Data engineers build the infrastructure and tools that data scientists and business users need to perform analysis and create machine learning models. Maybe that's why demand is high for this emerging category of IT pro.
Yes, Data Is the New Oil in the Digital Economy
Commentary  |  9/5/2018
Leveraged efficiently, data can help an organization understand its customer needs, recruit the right talent, and define a strategy for the 21st century.
Meet the Automation Architect
News  |  9/5/2018
There might be plenty of career opportunities for those who can bridge technology, people and processes.
5 Bad Habits of Ineffective IT Departments
Commentary  |  9/5/2018
The best intentions of an IT group can end up coming back to bite them, leading their projects to fall short of expectations or to fail outright.
10 Roadblocks to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise
Slideshows  |  9/4/2018
Nearly 100% of enterprises want to become more data-driven, but less than a third have accomplished that goal. A new survey sheds light on the reasons why.
Is Digital Reality Ready for the Enterprise?
Commentary  |  8/29/2018
As virtual, augmented, and mixed reality technologies get ready for the enterprise, the enterprise has to get ready for digital reality.
Citizen Data Science and the Democratization of Analytics
Commentary  |  8/28/2018
Democratization through machine learning and knowledge-sharing tools is expanding data science capabilities to more and more "citizens" in the broader working community.
How Mid-Size Firms Can Overcome DevOps Challenges
Commentary  |  8/28/2018
Wedged between resource-rich global giants and nimble small firms, many mid-size enterprises struggle to achieve DevOps success. Here are the best ways of addressing this problem.
ITIL, DevOps, Whatever The Labels Dont Matter
News  |  8/27/2018
If you think you're enlightened because you're a DevOps shop, here's news for you: Whether you're ITIL or DevOps, Agile or Lean, what you call your team won't prevent failure.
Improving Tech Diversity with Scientific Strategies
Improving Tech Diversity with Scientific Strategies
InformationWeek Videos  |  8/27/2018
Aubrey Blanche explains how Atlassian has encouraged diversity by implementing science-based job posting and interviewing policies.
3 Steps to Create an Achievable Project Timeline
Commentary  |  8/23/2018
Imagine how your next client will react when you maintain your original project timeline or close to it.
Hiring IT Specialists: Experience Still Matters
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
When the competition for IT job candidates with specialized skills gets tough, look for experience but also be ready to pay a premium and toss some perks into the offer basket.
Design Thinking is Key to Enterprise Adoption of AI
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
Cross-departmental collaboration and design thinking are critical to next-generation AI success.
Solutions for Skills Shortages in Data-Driven Companies
Commentary  |  8/17/2018
Companies may have to adopt a multi-faceted approach to adding the data science skillsets that they need to succeed in business.
How to Make Remote Workers Happier
How to Make Remote Workers Happier
InformationWeek Videos  |  8/16/2018
Heather Doshay explains how a simple project helped build empathy and equalize engagement between remote employees and onsite staff.
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