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IT Disappoints Business on Data and Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Business groups inside organizations express their disappointment with IT in terms of data and analytics in a new survey that looks at priorities and areas at risk for failure.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/21/2020
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Turn Failure Detection into a Team Sport
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Here’s how Chaos GameDays and its spinoffs can enable enterprises to fortify their infrastructure resilience and detect failures before they occur.
By Prasad Ramakrishnan, CIO, Freshworks , 2/21/2020
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How to Sharpen the Blurriness in Edge Computing
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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IT and end users need to collaborate and agree on policies and procedures for edge security, software updates, asset management and technology deployment.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 2/20/2020
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10 Analytics and AI Startups You Should Know About
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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These young companies are examples of how startups are helping enterprises harness the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 2/19/2020
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Harnessing Big Data: Can Our Laws and Policies Keep Up?
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Public policies and commercial norms could constrain our ability to realize the full potential of big data.
By Tim Molino, Technology Consultant, Peck Madigan Jones , 2/19/2020
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Who Should Own RPA?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises are running into challenges with robotic process automation because lines of business or IT are missing the bigger picture. Thinking strategically and cross-functionally helps.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/18/2020
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3 Questions That Can Determine the Success of a SaaS Product
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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?
By Phil Alves, CEO, DevSquad , 2/17/2020
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6 Keys to Digital Transformation Success
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Nearly every enterprise is undergoing a digital transformation. Some are more successful than others. Here are 6 factors shared by the successful ones.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/14/2020
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Cloud Cost Optimization: It’s a Balancing Act
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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.
By Preethy Vaidyanathan, Head of Strategic Initiatives, Tapad , 2/14/2020
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IT Salary Report 2020: Get Paid What You Are Worth
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/12/2020
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The End of Agile? Not a Chance.
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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.
By Scott Ambler, VP, Chief Scientist, Project Management Institute , 2/12/2020
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Edge Computing Benefits for AI Crystallizing
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The prospect of performing AI at the edge is still mostly theoretical, but organizations are exploring potential edge computing benefits. -- ITPro Today
By Brian Buntz, ITPro Today , 2/11/2020
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Time is Running Out: 5 Steps to Prepare for the CCPA
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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.
By Caitlin Fennessy, Research Director, International Association of Privacy Professionals , 2/11/2020
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SAP Gives Enterprise IT Customers an Extension
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/10/2020
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Recognize Behavioral Tracking’s Opportunities and Pitfalls
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Understanding the details of customer behavior can increase sales and marketing ROI, but misusing that data can be expensive and unnecessary.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/10/2020
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Bridge the IT Skills Gap With Data and Analytics
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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.
By Zvi Guterman, CEO, CloudShare , 2/10/2020
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Stop ‘Vacation Shaming’ Your IT Staff
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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.
By Mark Runyon, Principal Consultant, Improving , 2/7/2020
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Why IBM Choosing Arvind Krishna Over Jim Whitehurst Was Wise
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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
By Christine Hall, ITPro Today , 2/6/2020
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Vertical AI is the New Black
Romi Mahajan, Author and Tech Investor
Commentary
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.
By Romi Mahajan Author and Tech Investor, 2/5/2020
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New Decade, New You: The Evolution of the CIO
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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.
By Jason Warnke, Managing Director, Accenture , 2/5/2020
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