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How to Manage the Data Deluge
Commentary  |  10/30/2020
Data is more like water, not oil -- too much of it can waterlog a business. How can an organization gain control of the volume? Here's a five-step process that can help.
4 Critical Questions to Ask Before Starting an AI Project
Commentary  |  10/30/2020
More businesses are taking on AI projects, but many still aren't finding success. Here's what you need to know before taking on your first artificial intelligence project.
AIOps, DevSecOps, and Beyond: Exploring New Facets of DevOps
Commentary  |  10/29/2020
The inclusion of security and artificial intelligence in the mix is making DevOps more complex but is also creating new possibilities to hasten delivery.
How CIOs Can Nurture a Culture of Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  10/29/2020
To foster long-term resiliency and workplace innovation, IT leaders must invest in employees' skills and create an open and inclusive environment where people feel valued.
Ways to Help CIOs and CFOs Calculate Cloud Costs and ROI
Commentary  |  10/28/2020
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
IT Succession Planning: The Topic Nobody Wants to Talk About
Commentary  |  10/27/2020
What are the challenges for when it comes to succession planning, and what can IT leaders do to overcome them?
Should AI Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy?
Commentary  |  10/26/2020
Digital transformation strategies are common, but many enterprises lack an AI strategy. Where does it fit? Not everyone agrees.
Ready to Thrive in a Multi-Cloud Environment?
Commentary  |  10/26/2020
When building out a multi-cloud environment, it's important to focus on a unified strategy with the proper controls in place to manage applications, security and costs.
The Upside to Deepfake Technology
Commentary  |  10/23/2020
Deepfake technology has received its fair share of scorn, but as remote collaboration vendors incorporate more AI features into their offerings, the "deepfake" stigma will wane.
2020: The Year Everyone Became an IT Employee
Commentary  |  10/23/2020
The pandemic has rendered IT roles more demanding and more important than ever before. And every employee has essentially become an extension of the IT team.
Minimizing Human Errors to Improve Data Center Reliability
Commentary  |  10/22/2020
A simple mistake made in a data center can have serious consequences. Here's how to detect and prevent common errors before they can damage schedules, budgets, revenue, and perhaps even lives.
Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Commentary  |  10/21/2020
An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institution's digital operations.
Citizen Developers: 8 Ways IT Can Strengthen the Ties
Commentary  |  10/20/2020
The exponential growth of citizen developers in organizations is forcing IT to rethink its role and the skillsets that it has historically valued. What are IT organizations doing to adjust?
To Operationalize AI, Invest in Humans
Commentary  |  10/19/2020
Enterprise organizations are showing strong interest in artificial intelligence, but many are struggling to move beyond experimentation.
Data in Motion Drives Enterprise Change
Commentary  |  10/16/2020
Data in motion involves several different situations that might require different architectures, applications and management techniques. Here's what you need to know.
IBM Research’s Chief Scientist Talks AI for Cloud Migration
Commentary  |  10/15/2020
Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
Data Analytics Without a Plan is Like Panning for Gold
Commentary  |  10/14/2020
Without a strategy in place to analyze and act upon your data, you'll get bogged down, sifting for worthy nuggets.
Fintech at Interop: A New World in Business and Technology
Commentary  |  10/13/2020
Here's a quick glimpse of two of the Fintech sessions at Interop Digital 2020.
How IT Leaders Can Apply Facial Recognition Tech Responsibly
Commentary  |  10/13/2020
The best way forward is to treat facial recognition data from the perspective of the rights of the people portrayed.
6 Reasons Why Internal Data Centers Won’t Disappear
Commentary  |  10/12/2020
Even with cloud, companies don't want to give up their internal data centers. Why do data centers have such staying power?
The CIO’s Role in Setting the Remote Work Agenda
Commentary  |  10/12/2020
Here's a six-step roadmap for IT leaders to follow as they continue to prepare for business as "unusual".
The Evolving Narrative of Moving from DevOps to DevSecOps
Commentary  |  10/9/2020
We need an integrated development approach that is automated to create the right balance between speed and risk to avoid costly rework and business slowdown.
What’s Changed: Future of Tech Investment in Uncertain Times
Commentary  |  10/8/2020
Women in IT summit looks at what might come next in digital transformation well after the pandemic.
How to Survive a Crisis with AI-Driven Operations
Commentary  |  10/7/2020
Here's how IT and business leaders can strategically embrace artificial intelligence to build a foundation of resilience.
Digital Transformation Strategies Are Failing. Here's Why.
Commentary  |  10/6/2020
Every company's digital transformation plans got sidetracked by COVID-19, but there are additional reasons why their strategies are not full steam ahead.
Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Commentary  |  10/5/2020
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
Future of Analytics: How to Decide Which Avenue to Take
Commentary  |  10/5/2020
Maximize the value of data analytics in your business strategy by first identifying current problems and potential solutions. Here's some advice to get you on track.
Focus on Today’s Workforce -- and Close the Gap to the Future
Commentary  |  10/2/2020
To evolve for the workforce of the future amidst COVID-19, you need to build a strong digital infrastructure foundation now. Here's how to do it.
Limits of AI to Stop Disinformation During Election Season
Commentary  |  10/1/2020
Bringing an AI-driven tool into the battle between opposing worldviews may never move the needle of public opinion, no matter how many facts on which you've trained its algorithms.
Tips to Help IT Leaders Navigate Organizational Change
Commentary  |  9/30/2020
IT leaders must move from defense to offense and motivate their teams by establishing a clear mission and a path to success.
Intel Shares Its Transformation Strategy at DevOps World
Commentary  |  9/29/2020
Changing human behavior and leadership support were integral to driving a more agile approach to software and firmware development.
Blockchain Use Primed to Accelerate in the COVID-19 Era
Commentary  |  9/28/2020
While still early in maturation, blockchain technologies are positioned to solve some of the problems of today and serve as the core infrastructure for the solutions of tomorrow.
Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Commentary  |  9/25/2020
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
Chaos Engineering: Withstanding Turbulence in Software Production
Commentary  |  9/25/2020
Navigating safely through these stormy waters will ensure greater confidence in and resilience of the whole system. Here are a few pointers.
Nokia Enterprise Talks 5G Driving Industry 4.0 Acceleration
Commentary  |  9/24/2020
Potential continues to build for possible technology applications at the edge of the forthcoming update to wireless infrastructure.
VMware’s Greg Lavender to Speak on Getting IT Done
Commentary  |  9/23/2020
Interop keynote session will tackle exploring innovation while also maintaining systems.
IBM Turns to WalkMe to Boost New Technology Adoption
Commentary  |  9/22/2020
Helping end users better understand what they can do with a new resource might boost long-term adoption.
Align Your Data Architecture with the Strategic Plan
Commentary  |  9/22/2020
Here's how IT professionals can help top management understand the value of data and how to use it to the company's advantage.
Why IT Departments Need to Consider Deepfakes
Commentary  |  9/21/2020
It's hard to tell what's real and what isn't. If one of your executives or your company is the victim of deepfakes, what's IT going to do about it?
Pandemic Accelerates Machine Learning
Commentary  |  9/21/2020
COVID-19 has had profound effects on the global economy. While some industries took a hard hit, others found new opportunities -- such as machine learning.
What You Need to Know About Cloud-Native Fintech
Commentary  |  9/18/2020
Interop will provide IT professionals with a glimpse into how cloud, AI and other tech concepts are reshaping financial technology.
Rise of the Data Disruption Economy in the Wake of COVID-19
Commentary  |  9/17/2020
Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
3 Hurdles to Overcome for AI and Machine Learning
Commentary  |  9/17/2020
Artificial intelligence and machine learning have distinct limitations. Businesses looking to implement AI need to understand where these boundaries are drawn.
The Right Tech Exec to Lead Diversity and Inclusion Efforts
Commentary  |  9/16/2020
Accountability for diversity and inclusion revolves around data. The ability to manage that data can raise thorny questions over which executive should lead the way.
Tech Conference Diversity: Time to Get Real
Commentary  |  9/15/2020
Tech conferences still tend to reflect traditional biases. In today's world, diversity and inclusion should be priorities.
Dark Side of AI: How to Make Artificial Intelligence Trustworthy
Commentary  |  9/15/2020
It's in every organization's best interest to implement security measures that counter threats in order to protect artificial intelligence investments.
Deloitte on Cloud, the Edge, and Enterprise Expectations
Commentary  |  9/14/2020
As technology matures to be cheaper, faster, and more powerful, it creates new possibilities with micro data centers and AI chips at the edge.
The Other CFO: The Rise of the Cloud Economist
Commentary  |  9/14/2020
Here's why you need someone on hand who understands the technical and financial aspects of cloud management so that things don't spiral out of control.
Law Enforcement Turns to a Cloud Platform for Accountability
Commentary  |  9/11/2020
The pandemic and overall public discussions about law enforcement cast a light on streamlining and providing transparency in standards and accreditation management.
Optimize Your Corporate Security and Resilience Programs
Commentary  |  9/11/2020
CIOs and IT leaders should broaden their thinking around data and data analytics and empower their organizations to implement effective security and resilience programs.
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