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3 Ways IT Leaders Can Deliver Business Transformation
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As the world of technology continues to change at a rapid pace, so do the roles and responsibilities of IT leaders.
By Scott Moody, VP of IT, Carousel Industries , 6/20/2018
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Big Data in the Cloud: Avoiding Vendor Lock-in
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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More enterprise application and big data vendors are pursuing a cloud-agnostic strategy -- supporting AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. Big data platform provider Hortonworks is taking that strategy one step farther.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/20/2018
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Mid-career Decision Point: New IT Certifications?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Knowledge and skills are your most important career tools. Here's how to prove you're staying on top of the game.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/20/2018
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Cut Data Center Costs Without Sacrificing Performance
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While organizations are placing greater demand on data centers, IT managers do have ways to work within tight budgets.
By Tim Dixon is CEO of InterOptic , 6/19/2018
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3 Considerations When Implementing Digital Transformation
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Get your digital transformation initiative off on the right foot by addressing three basic issues right up front.
By Fil Firmani, VP Product Management, Duck Creek Technologies , 6/15/2018
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Containerized Apps: An 8-Point Security Checklist
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Here are eight measures to take to ensure the security of your containerized application environment.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 6/14/2018
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Understand the Power of Internal APIs
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Missing the transition from legacy integration to using APIs to connect internal systems might prove the difference between business success and failure.
By Brian Pagano, Global Platform Strategist, Google , 6/13/2018
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How One Manufacturer Developed its Own SaaS
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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In the future every company will become a software company, building their own applications backed by advanced analytics, and delivered as software as a service. For some companies, the future is arriving now.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/13/2018
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Global IaaS Providers; Where Does Alibaba Cloud Fit?
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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While Alibaba is on the radar as a global Infrastructure-as-a-Service player, several factors can make US companies wonder if the Chinese firm is a match for them.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 6/13/2018
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What the Evolving Icebox Says About the Role for IT
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IT is no longer just about keeping the lights on. These days organizations are relying on IT to help deliver a competitive edge through digitization.
By Pradeep Amladi, vice president and global marketing head, SAP , 6/11/2018
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Why DevOps Is Your Key to Becoming a Digital Entity
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
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Becoming a digital entity isn't just about buying new technology, but also means creating new and advanced competitive capabilities by aligning technology processes with the business.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 6/7/2018
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Traditional ERP Falls into the Arms of Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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SAP and Oracle have been talking about the cloud for years, but it's no small task to move huge installed bases of on-premises software. New cloud moves show a new momentum.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/7/2018
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Top 11 MBA Programs for IT Leaders
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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These leading university masters programs could help you take your IT career to the next level.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 6/5/2018
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Why Quantum Computing Should Be on Your Radar Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Boston Consulting Group and Forrester are advising clients to get smart about quantum computing and start experimenting now so they can separate hype from reality.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/4/2018
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The Regulation Cycle: Putting GDPR in Context
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Just as regulations were needed for the auto industry to mature, regulations like GDPR help data-driven marketing to grow up.
By Bonnie Crater, CEO, Full Circle Insights , 6/4/2018
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The Cloud Isnít Just About Saving Money
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Successful cloud implementations are driven by speed, flexibility and fine-grained resource management. Focus on these drivers, and the savings will accumulate.
By Mark Gonzales, Senior Director, Customer Technology, Elicit , 6/1/2018
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IBM Bets On Private Cloud Data Platform
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Assembling the pieces to create a modern platform for data management, data governance, and data science can be complex. IBM says it's done the heavy lifting with a private, on-premises cloud platform to do the work.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/31/2018
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Data Science on a Budget: Audubon's Advanced Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Over 100 years of crowdsourced data and machine learning help Audubon predict climate change's effect on where birds will live in the future. Here's how a tiny team of data scientists makes a big impact.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/30/2018
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A Machine Infrastructure to Get Value from AI
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A key to your success with AI is building out an infrastructure that will support today's apps but also the workloads and data volumes of the future.
By Fred Sadaghiani, CTO, Sift Science , 5/29/2018
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Top Enterprises Eye Migrating Core Apps to the Public Cloud
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Customer-facing giants find that innovation, agility and cost benefits outweigh the negatives. Will Verizon's migration inspire others to follow?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/29/2018
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