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3 Questions That Can Determine the Success of a SaaS Product
Commentary  |  2/17/2020
With only 10% of SaaS startups succeeding in today's increasingly digital world, what questions can we ask in order to determine their likelihood of success?
6 Keys to Digital Transformation Success
News  |  2/14/2020
Nearly every enterprise is undergoing a digital transformation. Some are more successful than others. Here are 6 factors shared by the successful ones.
Cloud Cost Optimization: It’s a Balancing Act
Commentary  |  2/14/2020
Cost optimization goes beyond an engineering, stand-alone initiative. Here are some questions to ask and best practices to consider that might help you unlock the benefits.
IT Salary Report 2020: Get Paid What You Are Worth
Commentary  |  2/12/2020
IT pros must do real research about their value in the market if they want to be paid fairly. InformationWeek's 2020 IT Salary Report can help technologists get started.
The End of Agile? Not a Chance.
Commentary  |  2/12/2020
Enterprise organizations need to understand the full evolution of Agile to reap its benefits. Here's some advice on best ways to implement Agile practices today.
Edge Computing Benefits for AI Crystallizing
Commentary  |  2/11/2020
The prospect of performing AI at the edge is still mostly theoretical, but organizations are exploring potential edge computing benefits. -- ITPro Today
Time is Running Out: 5 Steps to Prepare for the CCPA
Commentary  |  2/11/2020
The nation's most comprehensive data privacy law has gone into effect and enforcement is just around the corner. Worried about compliance? Follow these guidelines.
SAP Gives Enterprise IT Customers an Extension
News  |  2/10/2020
ERP giant SAP wants all its customers to migrate to its new platform S/4HANA, but it's a time consuming and expensive process. So the company is extending maintenance on its earlier platform.
Recognize Behavioral Tracking’s Opportunities and Pitfalls
Commentary  |  2/10/2020
Understanding the details of customer behavior can increase sales and marketing ROI, but misusing that data can be expensive and unnecessary.
Bridge the IT Skills Gap With Data and Analytics
Commentary  |  2/10/2020
Enterprises can benefit in many ways from internal and external data analysis. One of the most obvious is using data analytics to help close your IT team's skills gap.
Stop ‘Vacation Shaming’ Your IT Staff
Commentary  |  2/7/2020
Burnout from lack of time off takes a toll on your employees, hampers their productivity and erodes your ability to retain strong IT team members. Nobody wins.
Why IBM Choosing Arvind Krishna Over Jim Whitehurst Was Wise
Commentary  |  2/6/2020
It was widely expected that Red Hat's Jim Whitehurst would be Ginni Rometty's successor. Instead, the job is going to Arvind Krishna -- and that's probably a good thing. - ITPro Today
Vertical AI is the New Black
Commentary  |  2/5/2020
The reality of AI adoption is out of sync with the hype that AI has generated. However, where artificial intelligence is prepared to prove itself is in vertical market applications.
New Decade, New You: The Evolution of the CIO
Commentary  |  2/5/2020
Differentiate your enterprise by going more in-depth with cloud, leveraging data and analytics, embedding AI, and putting security at the center of the business.
What Becomes of CFOs During Digital Transformation?
Commentary  |  2/4/2020
As some executive roles disappear, CFOs must evolve to survive in the new tech landscape at organizations.
Fighting the Coronavirus with Analytics and GIS
News  |  2/3/2020
The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus a global emergency. Here's how governments and the general public are using analytics to track the outbreak.
IT Careers: 10 Job Skills in High Demand This Year
Slideshows  |  2/3/2020
If you're looking to add skills to your resume, experience with these technologies might help you land a new job or promotion.
Top Applications Businesses are Using
News  |  2/3/2020
A cloud data warehouse company came in first as the fastest growing application in a new report of the most popular business applications from Okta.
Elevating the Human Enterprise with a Machine-First Mindset
Commentary  |  2/3/2020
The purpose of adopting a machine-first approach is to bring together diverse technologies including automation, AI and analytics in a holistic way.
Digital Innovation is Everywhere
Commentary  |  1/31/2020
Here are 6 digital innovation technologies and how they could be deployed in various markets. It's not just about the customers.
AI & Machine Learning: An Enterprise Guide
Commentary  |  1/29/2020
We've updated our collection of information resources designed to help enterprise IT professionals launch and advance their artificial intelligence, machine learning and automation initiatives.
10 Predictions for the Unpredictable Agile World
Commentary  |  1/29/2020
The Agile change bus will continue its journey, but this time with the additions of flow, design thinking, and improved metrics.
10 Enterprise IT Transformation Trends to Watch for 2020
Slideshows  |  1/28/2020
Communications giant Verizon shares its insights on the potential technology drivers that may reshape industries this year.
Towards Singularity: A False Separation of IT and Business
Commentary  |  1/28/2020
It's time for the IT group and the business units they support to put aside historical and perceived differences. The two have to think as one.
The Changing Role of IT in the Customer Experience Era
Commentary  |  1/27/2020
The role of IT as just a back-office function within an organization is a thing of the past.
Learning: It's a Give and Take Thing
Commentary  |  1/24/2020
InformationWeek is conducting its annual State of Enterprise IT Survey, and we invite you to participate.
Democratized Software: Empowering the Business
Commentary  |  1/24/2020
We are witnessing the next wave of software; one that democratizes its use and allows all parts of a business to participate in making it work.
How Credible Are the White House’s AI Regulation Principles?
Commentary  |  1/23/2020
What is the Trump administration's real goal in suggesting new national regulations governing the use of artificial intelligence?
A Realistic Framework for AI in the Enterprise
News  |  1/22/2020
Amid all the marketing hype and buzz around AI, and the complexity of implementing it at scale, here's a practical high-level framework that could help enterprises with their programs.
Struggling to Lead IT in a Matrix Organization?
Commentary  |  1/22/2020
Try building a public brain. Pull out your Post-its and Sharpies and find a blank wall. Here's how.
How to Manage the Human-Machine Workforce
Commentary  |  1/21/2020
Today's managers and executives need to oversee humans and machines in this age of AI and RPA, but should machines be managed as humans in a way that some suggest?
The Facial Recognition Debate
Commentary  |  1/20/2020
One small step for tech, one giant leap for privacy? It is up to our society to create clear boundaries that will enhance the positive and control the negative.
Now, Get the Bigger IT Picture
Commentary  |  1/17/2020
We hope you will check out our new Informa Tech collaboration, IT 2020: A Look Ahead.
Cloud Migration: 12 Risks and How to Avoid Them
Commentary  |  1/17/2020
Despite some imperfections, cloud adoption is the future. Of course, it's important to be mindful of the risks involved with the practice.
IT Hiring Hits a Tiny Speed Bump
News  |  1/15/2020
IT hiring in December lost momentum, but it looks like it might just be a momentary blip. Here's why CompTIA remains confident about IT jobs.
How CTOs Can Identify Tech Tools That Will Drive Impact
Commentary  |  1/15/2020
As every company becomes a tech company, a major part of this shift means determining which tools will give an edge, and which ones will distract from broader goals.
IT Careers: Top 10 US Cities for Tech Jobs
Slideshows  |  1/14/2020
If you would consider relocating to further your IT career, these cities offer some excellent options.
Get Your Enterprise Ready for 5G
Commentary  |  1/14/2020
While you might think of 5G wireless as a cool consumer tech concept, don't lose sight of the fact that it will have a significant impact on enterprise IT.
6 Ways to Get Your Board on Board with Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  1/13/2020
While cost efficiencies are important milestones, the real value of digital transformation lies in long-term innovation. Here's how you can get some mileage by making your case.
5 IoT Challenges and Opportunities for This Year
Commentary  |  1/10/2020
Here are some areas that may prove key to the development of the Internet of Things (IoT) applications within enterprise organizations.
Restart Data and AI Momentum This Year
News  |  1/8/2020
Organizations have invested heavily in data and AI technologies, yet many are still waiting to see big results. Here's one more change they need to make.
Is Your IT Department Ready for Generation Z?
Commentary  |  1/8/2020
Gen Z's high-tech upbringing will bring a new set of behaviors, expectations, and preferences to the workplace. Here's some advice for CIOs.
Understanding Fact from Fiction When Moving Legacy to Cloud
Commentary  |  1/6/2020
Here are three truths and one lie leaders should know before moving to the cloud.
How to Create a Culture of Innovation
Commentary  |  1/3/2020
Here are five key techniques to support and encourage entrepreneurship in your employees -- while simultaneously keeping everyone moving in the right direction.
9 Ways to Improve IT and Operational Efficiencies in 2020
Slideshows  |  1/2/2020
Facing economic uncertainty, many IT leaders are looking to become more efficient while also investing in the latest technology.
How the Humanities Can Help Us See What’s Next in Tech
Commentary  |  1/2/2020
Skills like communication, observation, empathy and logical thinking are key for developing the next-gen of leadership and equipping employees for the future.
CIO Influence Shifts as Cloud Spending Rises
News  |  12/31/2019
As more IT spending goes to cloud providers, IT organizations are seeing their influence and control shift.
Bias: AI's Achille's Heel
Commentary  |  12/31/2019
Bias can result in undesirable AI outcomes. A recent DataRobot survey says organizations are most concerned about its impact on trust and their reputations.
What's Next: AI and Data Trends for 2020 and Beyond
News  |  12/30/2019
After a year of consolidation and post-hype AI deployment disappointment, here's what we can expect for 2020 and beyond.
Strategic Hiring in Today’s Changing Technology Landscape
Commentary  |  12/27/2019
CIOs, CTOs and hiring managers should apply these four elements when assessing tech candidates.
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