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Content posted in March 2019
Is Hybrid Cloud the New Standard for Future Infrastructure?
Commentary  |  3/27/2019
Plenty of young organizations may be cloud native with public services, but many incumbents cannot go that route.
Platforms: Where the Digital and Physical Worlds Meet
Commentary  |  3/27/2019
Platform companies need to consider and launch new services that have a very clear understanding of the needs and expectations of their target markets.
How IT Roles are Changing
Commentary  |  3/26/2019
Non-traditional IT roles continue to emerge with new business models and technology. Is your career on track?
4 Reasons Why Your Company Might Not Be Ready For DevOps
Commentary  |  3/26/2019
Make DevOps the culture of your organization, driven by the CEO and a team of leaders with a clear understanding of the implications and outcomes.
Automation: How Can We Reskill the Workforce?
Commentary  |  3/25/2019
The growing interest in automation in the enterprise highlights the need to place humans in jobs that are best suited for humans rather than machines, and a need for continuous training.
Kaleido Brings Its Blockchain Market to Microsoft Azure
Commentary  |  3/25/2019
A blockchain software-as-a-service platform expands to another cloud service, showing opportunity for such networks.
Biased AI Is Real; What Does that Mean for Women?
Commentary  |  3/22/2019
We have a great opportunity to lay a better foundation for the future of AI if we encourage more women and people of diverse backgrounds to dive into data science and other AI fields.
FinOps Foundation Lays Out Cloud Spending Leadership Roadmap
Commentary  |  3/21/2019
Education and information sharing among peers may help the market be more fiscally efficient about cloud migration.
AI's Purpose Should be to Build a More Human Experience
Commentary  |  3/21/2019
Using new technologies and building products with a clear purpose in mind can help organizations connect with users in a way that is more human and more useful.
Who's Responsible When IT Goes Awry?
Commentary  |  3/20/2019
Headline news just hit, customers are livid, lawsuits are imminent. Whom should be held responsible when an IT error disrupts business?
Empowering Women in the Workplace 365 Days a Year
Commentary  |  3/19/2019
In celebrating the progress companies have made with inclusion and diversity the has to be ongoing change to create a level playing field and a culture where all colleagues feel included and heard.
Lessons We Can All Learn from the Sharing Economy
Commentary  |  3/18/2019
Companies in the sharing economy are creating superior experiences for their customers with the aid of massive databases engineered on a global scale.
Why Your Company's AI Strategy May Not Be Its Own
Commentary  |  3/18/2019
Nine big tech firms are deciding your company's fate and even the fate of humanity simply because they have the most control over AI.
There’s No Tech Silver Bullet for Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  3/15/2019
There are four common traits of executives and organizations that will be successful with digital transformation.
Q&A: Deloitte’s Lisa Noon on Inclusivity and Cloud Evolution
Commentary  |  3/15/2019
As adoption of the cloud accelerates, a broader mix of perspectives can help accelerate innovation.
Weighing Opinions on Going Multicloud versus Vendor Lock-In
Commentary  |  3/13/2019
Advantages and limitations separate these two camps when it comes to choosing a strategy for cloud transformation.
How to Find a Qualified Developer in a Hurry
Commentary  |  3/12/2019
When a deadline looms and talent is scarce the pressure builds to find developers who can hit the ground running.
How Productivity Software Reduces Collaboration Overload
Commentary  |  3/11/2019
Beware of collaboration overload. The last thing any business leader wants is a team that is exhausted by unnecessary emails and meetings.
Customer Experience: A Company’s Most Important Battleground
Commentary  |  3/11/2019
Tthe last century way of doing customer experience is outdated. The emergence of new technologies calls for the adoption of new processes.
AI as a Human Right
Commentary  |  3/8/2019
As some thought leaders advocate for the recognition of access to AI as a human right, the question comes up: How could we achieve that?
Automakers Take the Onramp to Machine Learning Strategies
Commentary  |  3/8/2019
Automaker experiments with vehicle tech offer established businesses lessons for managing machine learning and DevOps influences on products and operations.
CDOs Need To Change Their Firms, Then Change Jobs
Commentary  |  3/7/2019
If the chief data officer does their job right, they very quickly reach the point where they need to move up or out.
IT Talent Shortages: What Businesses are Doing to Cope
Commentary  |  3/7/2019
For organizations that are having trouble recruiting IT professionals with in-demand skills, some options have become available in the cloud and gig economy.
Q&A: DevOps Institute’s Jayne Groll on the Future of DevOps
Commentary  |  3/6/2019
The Interop 2019 speaker discusses ways that enterprises explore DevOps, the skills gap, and the rise of security as code.
Flex Creative Muscles for Healthier Productivity
Commentary  |  3/5/2019
Happy, productive employees who are protected from burnout lead to better products and services and a thriving company.
How Low-Code and No-Code Fit into a DevOps Strategy
Commentary  |  3/4/2019
There are ways organizations can simplify app creation if they do not have the resources to build them from scratch.
Make AI Boring: The Road from Experimental to Practical
Commentary  |  3/4/2019
In the same way the cell network enabled our modern mobile lifestyle, AI will drive the data age, but only if we make it boring and commonplace.
Empowering Teachers Will Help Address the US Skills Gap
Commentary  |  3/1/2019
America's dedicated teachers are the key to transforming how students learn the skills necessary to fuel the US economy.


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