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What CDOs and CAOs Want You to Know
News  |  8/15/2018
Organizations feel pressured to appoint chief analytics officers and chief data officers, but they may not be using those roles as effectively as they could.
Preparing for IT Budget Season
News  |  8/14/2018
IT leaders must invest in future-focused technology to drive business success, but do it all with an eye on the budget.
DevOps Experts Share Advice on Measuring Success
News  |  8/13/2018
Watch out for navel gazing when it comes to your DevOps success metrics.
Unleash the Value of RPA With a Center of Excellence
Commentary  |  8/10/2018
An effective center of excellence can help IT leaders accelerate their organizations' automation efforts to yield bottom-line results.
DevOps 101: Adopt Continuous Innovation
Commentary  |  8/9/2018
DevOps requires some hard work and tough choices, but in the end can keep a business competitive and innovative.
Where is My Job Title in Scrum?
Commentary  |  8/8/2018
Focus on roles, not job titles within a Scrum team.
How AI and Intelligent Automation Impact HR Practices
Commentary  |  8/7/2018
AI and intelligent forms of automation are changing the ways companies operate. HR is no exception. In fact, HR leaders are spearheading automation efforts for their employers.
Get the C-suite On Board With Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  8/6/2018
Digital transformation isn't just some technology project. It requires that an organization rethink its business model and how it serves the customer.
As Iron Sharpens Iron: Hone Your Engineering Team
Commentary  |  8/3/2018
Putting engineers to the test keeps everyone sharp and prepared for the unexpected.
Stop Calling Them Kids: Make the Most of ITís Generational Shift
Commentary  |  8/1/2018
Next-gen digital talent is your most important resource. Here are three keys to ensuring that you don't mismanage it.
How You Can Bridge the IT Training Gap
News  |  8/1/2018
The demand for well-trained IT professionals is growing, but quality training options remain elusive.
10 Top Barriers to AI Success
Slideshows  |  7/31/2018
Enterprises are eager to experience the potential benefits from deploying artificial intelligence, but if they want to be successful, they'll need to overcome these technological, organizational and cultural challenges.
Sponsorship Helps Women in Tech Advance
Sponsorship Helps Women in Tech Advance
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/27/2018
Brigid Tabour of Ernst & Young discusses the importance of sponsorship programs to move toward gender parity.
9 Ways AI and Intelligent Automation Affect the C-Suite
Slideshows  |  7/26/2018
AI and intelligent automation are changing the ways companies compete. Members of the C-suite need to contemplate a broader spectrum of issues than technology alone.
Location Counts When It Comes to IT Salaries
News  |  7/23/2018
Education, skills, certification and experience all have an impact on IT paychecks, but so does where you live and work.
Python Gains on SAS, R
News  |  7/20/2018
Python is gaining on R and SAS as the language of choice among data scientists and analytics pros, according to a new survey from recruitment firm Burtch Works.
Data Science Talent Shortage Drives Demand for Contractors
News  |  7/19/2018
Unable to find the perfect candidate for data science job openings, companies are leaving full-time employee positions unfilled for months, bridging the gap with contractors.
5 Top Languages for Machine Learning, Data Science
Slideshows  |  7/18/2018
Looking to make the move into one of the hottest jobs in technology today? Machine learning specialists are in high demand. Here are 5 of the top languages you may need in these careers.
CDAOs Drive Change by Blurring Lines, not Drawing Them
Commentary  |  7/17/2018
The buck stops with the chief data/analytics officer in modern business intelligence.
5 Signs Your IT Infrastructure is Falling Behind
Commentary  |  7/16/2018
Sure, you want to innovate with IT, but will your organization's server, network, and software infrastructure support that initiative?
TRAC Intermodal's Journey to Data, Analytics, Cloud
News  |  7/16/2018
The IT team at this provider of chassis for metal shipping containers has transformed its data infrastructure from spreadsheets and reports to a Hadoop data lake and dashboards.
What Cloud Natives Can Teach the Rest of Us
Commentary  |  7/13/2018
Cloud natives differ from traditional companies in more ways than just their lack of legacy infrastructure: They think and operate differently.
Four C-level Analytics Secrets to Grow Revenue
Commentary  |  7/13/2018
Putting data and analytics tools into the hands of business users is one key to developing a data-driven organization.
Change Your IT Culture with 5 Core Questions
Change Your IT Culture with 5 Core Questions
InformationWeek Videos  |  7/10/2018
Peyton Maynard-Koran, senior director of worldwide infrastructure at Whole Foods, provides some questions that will help you evaluate the role of your IT organization and ensure an open and productive environment.
8 Things They Don't Teach You in Project Management School
Commentary  |  7/9/2018
Project management is about more than shepherding software through the development process. Don't forget the humans and the team dynamic.
The Generational Shift in IT Drives Change for IT Pros
Commentary  |  7/6/2018
Advances in technology mean a shift in IT roles, with IT pros having to be more forward-looking and focused on new services that enhance business agility.
Make the Leap from IT 'Pro' to IT 'Manager'
Commentary  |  7/5/2018
Follow these four steps and you can better position yourself for a management role by shifting from a technology-first to a business-first perspective.
The Flexible IT Team, Its Strengths and Flaws
News  |  7/5/2018
IT teams no longer subsist on full-time employees alone; they also include contract and freelance talent. The combination of skills helps round out an IT team. However, sometimes contingent and full-time employees don't get along.
Consider a Bell-Curve based Agile Delivery Model
Commentary  |  7/5/2018
Getting started in new and complex client environments, a Bell-Curve based Agile delivery model may help reduce risks and offer a better probability of success.
How to Woo Data Scientists to Your Enterprise
News  |  7/2/2018
What factors motivate data scientists and other data analytics professionals to take new jobs? A new survey looks at factors including salary, opportunities to learn, challenging work, and benefits.
10 Hottest Job Skills for Young IT Workers
Slideshows  |  6/28/2018
Technology job seekers under 40 are looking for positions that include these keywords.
Getting into Analytics: One Professional's Story, Advice
News  |  6/26/2018
Aimee Lessard didn't start off as a high-ranking analyst with the intelligence community and data analytics private sector companies. She learned on the job. Here are some of her recommendations for how to get started with analytics, machine learning and AI.
Mid-career Decision Point: New IT Certifications?
Commentary  |  6/20/2018
Knowledge and skills are your most important career tools. Here's how to prove you're staying on top of the game.
Cut Data Center Costs Without Sacrificing Performance
Commentary  |  6/19/2018
While organizations are placing greater demand on data centers, IT managers do have ways to work within tight budgets.
5 Lessons for SREs and Their Teams
Slideshows  |  6/18/2018
Now that SRE has become a cool job there's been some washing of the title. Sysadmins and IT ops are being rebranded as SREs without businesses actually making any the changes to their tasks. Here's what you should expect as an SRE as well as tips for excelling in the role.
Self-taught Kaggle Champ: Engineering to Data Science to AI
News  |  6/15/2018
You don't need a degree in data science to become a top professional in the field. Here's how one Kaggle data science champion taught himself. Now Gilberto Titericz is moving from Airbnb to AI startup Ople.
5 Steps to Put a Faltering DevOps Plan Back on Track
Commentary  |  6/14/2018
The best laid plans of DevOps adopters often go awry. Here's how you can fix things.
5 Free Online Machine Learning Courses
Slideshows  |  6/12/2018
Demand for machine learning professionals is growing faster than for any other job. If you are looking to gain the skills needed for that next stage in your career, check out our short list of free online machine learning courses.
How AI Can Combat Labor Displacement
Commentary  |  6/11/2018
Artificial intelligence just might be as much a prevention or cure for job loss as a cause.
Top 11 MBA Programs for IT Leaders
Slideshows  |  6/5/2018
These leading university masters programs could help you take your IT career to the next level.
The Cloud Isnít Just About Saving Money
Commentary  |  6/1/2018
Successful cloud implementations are driven by speed, flexibility and fine-grained resource management. Focus on these drivers, and the savings will accumulate.
How to Be the Global IT Executive
Commentary  |  5/31/2018
IT managers who can adapt their personal styles to the needs of local cultures and employees are best positioned to succeed in the global arena.
Data Science on a Budget: Audubon's Advanced Analytics
News  |  5/30/2018
Over 100 years of crowdsourced data and machine learning help Audubon predict climate change's effect on where birds will live in the future. Here's how a tiny team of data scientists makes a big impact.
A Machine Infrastructure to Get Value from AI
Commentary  |  5/29/2018
A key to your success with AI is building out an infrastructure that will support today's apps but also the workloads and data volumes of the future.
Top Enterprises Eye Migrating Core Apps to the Public Cloud
News  |  5/29/2018
Customer-facing giants find that innovation, agility and cost benefits outweigh the negatives. Will Verizon's migration inspire others to follow?
Artificial Intelligence: Job Killer or Creator?
Commentary  |  5/28/2018
It is clear that artificial intelligence will cause disruption in the workplace, but will it actually lead to mass job losses and discontent?
9 Traits of Emerging Disruptors
Slideshows  |  5/25/2018
Disruption causes quantum shifts in industries and societal behavior by digitizing the analog, upending economic models and otherwise challenging the status quo. The disruptors differently and act differently than the incumbents. Let's look at how.
GDPR and the End of the World
Commentary  |  5/25/2018
Let's put the GDPR compliance deadline in perspective. It should change the way we look at privacy and data.
Debiasing Our Statistical Algorithms Down to Their Roots
Commentary  |  5/23/2018
Eliminating bias in the data and algorithms that drive artificial intelligence and machine learning initiatives requires constant vigilance on the part of not only data scientists but up and down the corporate ranks.
Donít Get Side-Tracked by Flashy Metrics, Success is in the People
News  |  5/22/2018
Defining KPIs can be a whole different ballpark when you're in public sector IT. But even if you're not, the takeaway from these stories can easily be applied to the private sector: Focus on the impact, the people -- the customers -- and success will follow.
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