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Andy Jassy: Speed is Not Preordained; Itís a Choice
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
AWS CEO talks cloud, the changing landscape of enterprise IT, and the need to be maniacal and relentless to drive reinvention.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/2/2020
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What Must Enterprises Learn to Increase ROI from the Cloud?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Survey by Accenture shows some organizations have yet to realize the most value from their cloud strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/25/2020
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10 Ways to Transition Traditional IT Talent to Cloud Talent
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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While many IT professionals love learning new things, IT leaders and their organizations must do several things to facilitate a smooth transition to cloud.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/23/2020
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Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
CIOs will have a host of cloud options to choose from in 2021 as the cloud business evolves, according to a new Forrester Research report.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/18/2020
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Why Distributed Cloud Is in Your Future
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Most companies have a hybrid cloud strategy but IT departments are struggling with it. Distributed cloud addresses some of the issues.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/12/2020
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How to Optimize Your Cloud Operations
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Fast, efficient, and affordable cloud performance is an achievable goal when you take advantage of essential optimization techniques.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/9/2020
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Cloud Tech: The Make or Break in Today's Business Resiliency
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Cloud is non-negotiable for business continuity in the COVID-19 era. Yet the scramble to get online has led businesses to forget about three key components.
By Paul Gaynor, Global Technology and Alliance Consulting Leader, PwC , 11/9/2020
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Ways to Help CIOs and CFOs Calculate Cloud Costs and ROI
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/28/2020
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Ready to Thrive in a Multi-Cloud Environment?
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When building out a multi-cloud environment, itís important to focus on a unified strategy with the proper controls in place to manage applications, security and costs.
By Jim Demetrius, Cloud Infrastructure Architect, TBI , 10/26/2020
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Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
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An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institutionís digital operations.
By Dave Michaud, VP, General Manager, Contegix , 10/21/2020
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6 Reasons Why Internal Data Centers Wonít Disappear
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Even with cloud, companies don't want to give up their internal data centers. Why do data centers have such staying power?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 10/12/2020
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Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/5/2020
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Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/25/2020
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The Other CFO: The Rise of the Cloud Economist
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Hereís why you need someone on hand who understands the technical and financial aspects of cloud management so that things donít spiral out of control.
By Rani Johnson, Chief Information Officer, SolarWinds , 9/14/2020
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Why More Healthcare Providers are Moving to Public Cloud
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As the pandemic continues to test the limits of healthcare providers, the public cloud can support surge care capacity and ensure resilient technology infrastructure.
By Oleg Kucheryavenko, Cloud & Innovation Lead, Accenture Health , 9/9/2020
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Shifting Cloud Adoption in the Enterprise
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Portability of applications, seamless data integration, and business alliances between vendors means enterprises need to prepare for omni-cloud adoptions soon.
By Michael Kollar, SVP, Atos North America , 8/12/2020
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10 Top Cloud Computing Startups
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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These cloud-native startups are redefining familiar technology and enabling entirely new products.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 8/3/2020
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Is Your Cloud Strategy Ready to Hyperscale?
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In the face of the unexpected demands 2020 has seen so far, business and IT leaders need to stay in a constant state of planning with their cloud operations.
By Aaron Kamphuis, Data Analytics and IoT Practice Manager, OST , 7/29/2020
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Gartner Forecast Sees 7.3% Shrinkage in IT Spending for 2020
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Revenue uncertainty triggered by the pandemic could push CIOs with tighter budgets to migrate to cloud resources, according to research company.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/15/2020
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Overcoming the IoT Security Skills Gap
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While the tech industry is currently challenged by an IoT skills gap, there are steps that companies and leaders can take to minimize these issues and drive change.
By Brad Ree, CTO, ioXt Alliance , 7/15/2020
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