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Using a Virtual Warehouse to Manufacture Real-World Tools
Commentary  |  4/3/2020
An aircraft parts supplier explores a cloud-based resource to transform how it responds to demand.
IT Recruitment: Time to Take a Non-Traditional Path
Commentary  |  4/3/2020
Here are some non-traditional ways that IT leaders can fill their open positions and create a more diverse workplace.
Cloud Scalability Shows Its Worth in the Wake of COVID-19
Commentary  |  4/2/2020
Gartner discusses how organizations rely on the cloud infrastructure to keep up with their needs during the pandemic.
Future IT Teams Will Include More Non-Traditional Members
Commentary  |  4/1/2020
Despite the rise of IT-related AI, automation and self-healing systems, companies are still facing IT shortages as they become increasingly digital.
The Robots Are Still Coming
Commentary  |  4/1/2020
More people are needed for blue collar jobs in areas where AI-enabled automation was to have the most impact. So where are the robots?
Enterprise AI Goes Mainstream, but Maturity Must Wait
Commentary  |  3/31/2020
An O'Reilly survey illustrates how enterprise groups are moving more applications into production, but also how companies face cultural and talent focused barriers.
CompTIA Grants Extensions, Options for Certification Exams
Commentary  |  3/30/2020
Alternatives to visiting testing centers are being put into place for IT professionals seeking accreditation.
Damn the Law (Disclose Your Comp)
Commentary  |  3/30/2020
Why senior IT professionals disclose salary history in the job recruitment process -- despite laws banning the question.
Achieving Peak Orchestration in a Multi-Cloud Environment
Commentary  |  3/27/2020
You've just been asked to look at a multi-cloud solution. You might put on a brave face for upper management, but deep down you know this isn't going to be easy. You're right.
How Zoom, Netflix, and Dropbox are Staying Online During the Pandemic
Commentary  |  3/26/2020
Inside the efforts to keep the quarantined world's popular internet services running smoothly. -- DataCenter Knowledge
Build Your Cloud Strategy -- The Right Way
Commentary  |  3/26/2020
A rapidly growing cloud presence demands careful thought and planning. Here's what you need to do to set your organization on the right course.
CIOs: Here’s How to Boost Your Business Model Resilience
Commentary  |  3/25/2020
This five-phase approach will help chief information officers and IT leaders maintain continuity of operations during the coronavirus outbreak -- and other critical times.
Enterprise Guide to Robotic Process Automation
Commentary  |  3/23/2020
RPA is a fast-growing category of software, driven by global enterprise digital transformation efforts. Is it ready for prime time? This guide covers the benefits, best practices and use cases today.
Digital Innovation: Start by Wooing Your Own Workplace
Commentary  |  3/23/2020
IT executives can drive successful outcomes for companies looking to expand on their internal technologies by adopting a product management mentality.
Cloud Security Planning in the Time of Social Distancing
Commentary  |  3/20/2020
With organizations compelled to push work out to remote, cloud security becomes a very tangible matter.
3 Technologies That Can Ease the M&A Process
Commentary  |  3/20/2020
Internal integration following a merger or acquisition can result in a range of complexities, but there are technologies that can improve this process.
Augmented Analytics Drives Next Wave of AI, Machine Learning, BI
Commentary  |  3/19/2020
Business intelligence will move beyond dashboards, and AI and machine learning will become easier for less skilled workers as augmented analytics are embedded into platforms.
The IT and Security Teams: Buddies or Rivals?
Commentary  |  3/19/2020
InformationWeek, Dark Reading, and Interop have partnered to explore the evolving relationship between the general IT team and the security team. We invite you to take our survey.
Maximize Your Customer Experience ROI
Commentary  |  3/18/2020
Customer experience leaders may struggle to show how their efforts will generate positive business results. They need a solid business model that can reliably predict quantifiable benefits.
Why Isn’t Machine Learning Living up to the Hype?
Commentary  |  3/18/2020
An obsession with tasks is leading to marginal returns on tech investments. Now is the time to rethink our approaches to machine learning.
Digital Transformation Falling Flat? Bring in the Pirates
Commentary  |  3/17/2020
IT leaders should reflect on how and why digital transformations fail and tap nonconformists who are not afraid to think outside the box as a start.
Will Virtual Machines Fade Out for Containers and Serverless?
Commentary  |  3/16/2020
Functions that were primarily the domain of VMs are being picked up by other resources, but does that mean the end for virtual machines?
Developing a Continuity Plan for the Post-Coronavirus World
Commentary  |  3/16/2020
These baseline business continuity strategies will help ensure your organization is positioned to keep operations going even as the business environment is up-ended.
AI Adoption Spectrum: Are You Ahead of the Pack?
Commentary  |  3/13/2020
Having a well-defined AI strategy and investing in business models that leverage AI and data can help companies become innovative leaders. Where do you stand?
Next Phase of DevOps: Upskilling for Processes and Humanity
Commentary  |  3/12/2020
As DevOps matures, so too must the skills required to drive future phases of transformation.
Google Grows Cloud Regions, Boosts Cloud Monitoring
Commentary  |  3/12/2020
Google is adding new cloud regions at a rapid rate alongside new capabilities that could help grow market share as it takes on rivals Amazon and Microsoft. -- ITPro Today
The Role of AI in the Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine
Commentary  |  3/12/2020
AI can spot patterns in data and make predictions, and the hope is these tools could identify drug prospects to test on humans within months.
How Cloud, Security and Big Data Are Forcing CIOs to Evolve
Commentary  |  3/11/2020
The good news is that the enterprise-level disruptions to the CIO role represent an opportunity to re-examine their positions and make meaningful adjustments -- especially at the mid-market level.
Data Governance Is Improving, But…
Commentary  |  3/10/2020
Corporate memories are at risk because the growth in data is outpacing companies' ability to govern and manage it.
4 Questions Businesses Should Ask About AI, 5G and Innovation
Commentary  |  3/10/2020
As we move into the 2020s, leaders must self-reflect and focus on how they can improve upon past AI, 5G and other innovation technologies to drive results.
When Organizations Halt or Walk Away from IT Modernization
Commentary  |  3/9/2020
IT and data directors from enterprises still have some questions about strategies to shake up their infrastructure with new technology and practices.
Why You Should Build a Center of Excellence for AI
Commentary  |  3/9/2020
An artificial intelligence center of excellence can ensure AI best practices inform every AI project at your organization.
Getting Up to Speed on 5G
Commentary  |  3/6/2020
The 5G rollout is underway. How will this next-generation wireless technology impact you and your organization? -- Network Computing
Recognize the High Cost of Low Technical Debt
Commentary  |  3/6/2020
Technical debt, a developer's term for trade-offs, is starting to impact marketing tech and other choices. Here's how IT teams can reduce the impact of technical debt choices.
What’s Propelling Growth for Artificial Intelligence?
Commentary  |  3/6/2020
Here are three technology breakthroughs that are acting as catalysts, along with four core roles of AI that are driving it forward.
Can Enterprises Benefit From Adopting Database DevOps?
Commentary  |  3/5/2020
Treating databases like code for deployment might be another step toward transformation, but these are still the early days in the process.
Is IT the Good Guy or Bad Guy in Upskilling?
Commentary  |  3/5/2020
Yes, IT leaders and teams can be perceived as a pain in the neck, but don't overlook their superpowers.
5 New Ways DevOps Will Leverage the Cloud
Commentary  |  3/4/2020
It's impossible to know what the future will bring for DevOps in the cloud, but the areas highlighted here are sure to play a role.
Getting the Most Out of Augmented Intelligence
Commentary  |  3/3/2020
Looking for a way to help your organization work smarter and faster? Augmented intelligence is ready to provide added support, new insights, and a competitive edge.
DevOps Gives Nationwide Building Society an Edge on Upstarts
Commentary  |  3/2/2020
Adopting practices for continuous delivery offers organizations a way to remain competitive in the British banking scene.
How IT Leaders Can Attract and Retain the Right Talent
Commentary  |  3/2/2020
By applying these best practices, you can bring on talent that keeps pace with innovation, shifting customer needs, and new technologies.
Artificial Intuition Takes Pattern Recognition to a New Level
Commentary  |  2/28/2020
Pattern recognition and anomaly detection provide insight into unwanted behavior, but mainstream techniques may be missing subtle clues.
Moving AI Forward: Why You Need to Slow Down Now to Scale Later
Commentary  |  2/28/2020
Companies looking to truly take advantage of AI's full potential must first address the most common problems that again and again hold the industry back.
Misconfiguration in Containers and Cloud: Risks and Fixes
Commentary  |  2/27/2020
Moving fast in DevOps can create points of security vulnerabilities that might go unnoticed until calamity strikes.
Get Serious About SaaS Management in the Enterprise
Commentary  |  2/26/2020
While a software-as-a-service model leaves processing in the service provider's hands, there's plenty of work left for the IT group when it comes to administering the relationship and in supporting employee users.
AI, ML Keys to Driving an Even More Diverse Workplace
Commentary  |  2/26/2020
But CIOs and IT leaders must also establish an open communication channel to discuss disabilities and accessibility awareness to help reinforce a culture of inclusion.
How Startups Fit into Healthcare's Transformation
Commentary  |  2/24/2020
Learn how large organizations in life sciences and healthcare leverage innovation born from disruptive, entrepreneurial companies.
AI Regulation: Has the Time Arrived?
Commentary  |  2/24/2020
Most of the world's leading democracies want to investigate the impact of AI's exponential growth. The US isn't one of them.
Too Much Data Privacy Regulation Too Fast?
Commentary  |  2/24/2020
While the California Consumer Protection Act is a step in the right direction in the war for data privacy, are the hurdles that businesses are forced to jump effective and cost-worthy?
Turn Failure Detection into a Team Sport
Commentary  |  2/21/2020
Here's how Chaos GameDays and its spinoffs can enable enterprises to fortify their infrastructure resilience and detect failures before they occur.
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