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AI, Automation Job Trend to Reverse in 2020
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Artificial intelligence is adding value for many enterprise organizations, but getting it into production takes longer, costs more, and adds less value than many organizations are expecting.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/17/2019
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Why AI Isn't Gaining Traction in Your Enterprise
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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For all the buzz about artificial intelligence and machine learning, there has been surprisingly little real progress with adoption in the enterprise.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 4/17/2019
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What the CIO's Role Says About Your Company
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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The roles of chief information officers (CIOs) can vary significantly. Some are strategic business leaders, others are tactical implementers, some fall somewhere in between. What they do says a lot about your company.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/16/2019
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The Staying Power of Legacy Systems
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Yes, there are good reasons for some companies to stick with their legacy systems, at least to a point.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/15/2019
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Google Unveils Hybrid Cloud Platform Anthos
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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The reveal at the Google Cloud Next conference opened the door for Google to play a bigger role in cloud transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/11/2019
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How Cloud Shifts Security Balance of Power to the Good Guys
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Cloud providers have the resources to fortify their data centers and hire armies of security pros, but they wield other powerful weapons to protect customer data.
By Barbara Darrow, senior director of communications, Oracle , 4/11/2019
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8 Challenges DevOps Faces Today
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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DevOps adoption is growing — and facing some growing pains, including a fair share of cultural issues.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 4/11/2019
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Moving ERP to the Cloud in Seven Simple Steps
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Transferring an entire ERP to the cloud is a massive and challenging task. Here's how to make the job easier and less risky.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/10/2019
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Let's Make a Deal: Negotiating with IT Vendors
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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The big enterprise IT vendors -- IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP -- all want you to buy more and pay more. Here are some tactics for you to protect your organization and get the best deal as you plan and engage in negotiations with them.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/9/2019
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6 Digitization Trends Coming From AI and Blockchain
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
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By themselves and working together, AI and blockchain are shaping the future of business.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 4/9/2019
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Four Basic Steps to Prevent Your Data Lake from Becoming a Swamp
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Despite their great promise, data lakes have received a lot of negative buzz in recent years due to their lack of governability and general success.
By Ramesh Menon, VP Infoworks , 4/9/2019
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Q&A: Looker’s Nick Caldwell Discusses Data-Driven Workforces
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
New cloud infrastructure and connected data are changing how collaboration and data management are handled.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/8/2019
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Where Does Oracle Fit in the New Cloud Era?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Differing perspectives weigh in on the venerable database and the rise of its cloud-native rivals.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/4/2019
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Secure Your Migration to the Cloud
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Five best practices for ensuring that your cloud strategy keeps things safe and secure.
By Gary Miglicco and Doug Martin, PCM , 4/3/2019
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10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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When your systems slow to a crawl it's easy to blame the technology, but some of the causes -- and fixes --may relate to how enterprises do business these days.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 4/1/2019
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Q&A: Nancy Harris of Sage Talks Financial Data and the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Machine learning and AI may create more ways for companies with legacy financial data to leverage the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/1/2019
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Detroit's IT Makeover, a Year Later
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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Detroit CIO Beth Niblock and her IT team have been helping the city advance through the tech world that we call the 21st century.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 3/29/2019
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Is Hybrid Cloud the New Standard for Future Infrastructure?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Plenty of young organizations may be cloud native with public services, but many incumbents cannot go that route.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/27/2019
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Platforms: Where the Digital and Physical Worlds Meet
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Platform companies need to consider and launch new services that have a very clear understanding of the needs and expectations of their target markets.
By Robin Murdoch and Martin Stoddart, Accenture , 3/27/2019
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How IT Roles are Changing
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Non-traditional IT roles continue to emerge with new business models and technology. Is your career on track?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/26/2019
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