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VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools.
By IT Central Station , 2/21/2019
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Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Enterprises that hold out to hire DevOps unicorns may be overlooking worthwhile workers who are already available.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2019
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Tightening the Belt on Excess Spending for Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Migration to the cloud is part of many transformation plans but it can spiral into expenses that could be avoided.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2019
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Where Third-Party Vendors Stand in the Wake of AWS Backup
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Amazon’s offering is meant to deliver convenience—and it may push competing backup services to change tactics.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/8/2019
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Fighting for Digital Transformation in the Government Sector
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
DevOps and digital transformation for government entities can mean addressing policy and security-driven roadblocks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/5/2019
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Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
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Q&A: Cloud Services Offer Retailers New Competitive Edge
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Incumbent retailers can no longer count on size and scale to fend off startup rivals. Google Cloud’s Pravin Pillai discusses how cloud-based solutions can make these enterprises nimbler.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/21/2019
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Can a Hybrid Cloud Strategy Boost IT Transformation Adoption?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Breaking out of old perceptions about the role of IT departments be the key to being part of companies’ overall digital transformation strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/17/2019
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Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
For all the market research numbers floating around about cloud computing, what is missing is advice on what IT organizations should be doing with IaaS, SaaS, and other cloud concepts.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 12/31/2018
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Top 10 Tech Predictions for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Leading consultancies and analyst firms offer their predictions on how key technologies, such as cloud computing, AI, IoT, and robotics will shape up in 2019.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 12/12/2018
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Cloud Computing 2019: The Cloud Comes of Age
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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A Forrester study predicts that enterprises must respond nimbly to address changing cloud markets and technologies.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 12/10/2018
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What to Look for in a Data Protection Officer, and Do You Need One?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The hiring of a data protection officer is a key element of compliance with GDPR, but it's also an opportunity to differentiate your company.
By Jody Paterson, CEO of ERP Maestro , 12/4/2018
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Amazon AWS Themes: Faster, Easier, Cheaper
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Customers are constantly asking Amazon to help them accomplish more in less time at lower costs. Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said the company is listening. Here’s what AWS presented as proof.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/29/2018
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Pac-12 Gets Public Cloud Assist for Big Score
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Pac-12 Networks has expanded its partnership with public cloud provider AWS as part of its ongoing mission to engage with and best serve Pac-12 fans.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/28/2018
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Why Banking Industry Cloud Strategies Lag Behind
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Research shows that banks have been slow to embrace the cloud, but maybe the reasons behind their reluctance don't apply any more.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/23/2018
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Cloud Vendors on the Rise in 2019
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
The largest cloud providers may be familiar names, but their offerings are changing and the cloud marketplace is rapidly evolving. Browse our list of cloud vendors to watch in 2019.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/5/2018
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Modern Advances in Disaster Alert Technology
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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When lives are on the line information can make the difference between survival and tragedy. Here’s a look at the technology organizations are using to communicate with the public and employees before, during, and after a disaster occurs.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/22/2018
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Cutting Cloud Waste, Painlessly
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Don't let needless spending diminish the value of your cloud resources. Here's how to cut costs without hurting results.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/11/2018
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Software Delivery Depends on Infrastructure and Trust
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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There’s more to elite software delivery and operational performance than just tools and the right cloud architecture.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/9/2018
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Should You Migrate Your DevOps Architecture to the Cloud?
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Advancements in the cloud sector and interest in DevOps have organizations wondering how the two initiatives can work together.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 10/9/2018
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TaylorMade IT Spin-Off Taps Cloud Database
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2019: The Year IT Makes a Comeback
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  2/18/2019
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Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  2/14/2019
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