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6 Ways to Maximize Digital Transformation Success
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Enterprise organizations will shift from what is being used to how it is being used. Maximizing what is already in place will become the priority
By Elhay Farkash, CEO, Zira , 12/13/2019
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How to Measure Your Cloud Success in Kilowatts
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A Gartner analyst suggests kilowatts can be “the perfect progress metric” for implementation of an enterprise cloud strategy. -- Data Center Knowledge
By Yevgeniy Sverdlik, Data Center Knowledge , 12/11/2019
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AWS Talks Cloud Strategy, Security, and JEDI
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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A closed-door session with Andy Jassy bares some of Amazon's teeth in its legal fight over the $10B JEDI cloud contract.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/10/2019
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AWS Offers Help for Enterprise Machine Learning Efforts
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Enterprises have been slow to move their pilot machine learning and AI projects into production, but now Amazon AWS is offering a host of new services to help.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/10/2019
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Reflections on Tech in 2019
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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We look at 2019's most popular content on InformationWeek and put perspective around the technology areas that took off in terms of innovation and adoption.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 12/9/2019
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Technical Skills Gap: Time to Think Out of the Box
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There’s a clear way to fill the ever-growing technical skills gap, and it starts with the hiring managers thinking a bit differently than they have in the past.
By Stephanie Herrera, Global Vice President, Computer Futures , 12/9/2019
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Amazon CTO Vogels: Going Beyond Monolithic Virtualization
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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AWS re:Invent reveals how Amazon broke boundaries on virtualization and the benefits Vanguard reaped from cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/6/2019
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AWS CEO Andy Jassy: Leadership Is Key to Transformation
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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The tenor at AWS re:Invent paints a picture of more companies tossing out mainframes to take advantage of the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 12/4/2019
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What Digital Transformation Is (And Isn't)
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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If you're confused about what digital transformation means, you're not alone. But survey data highlights some agreement about how it’s changing the way companies do business.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 12/4/2019
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Cloud Performance Varies Among Providers, Across Regions
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ThousandEyes' Cloud Performance Benchmark report reveals weak links in global cloud connectivity that can impact some regions. -- ITPro Today
By Sean Michael Kerner, ITPro Today , 12/3/2019
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Watch Out for New Barriers to Faster Software Development
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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As software delivery cycles continue to shrink, software teams have to minimize the remaining inefficiencies, regardless of where they are in the SDLC.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/3/2019
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5 Must-Have IT Infrastructure Automation Tools
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There’s no one tool that can do it all. But in the end, it is all about tools that provide maximum ROI within the given budget.
By Hardik Shah, Product Development Consultant, Simform , 11/29/2019
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Adapt or Perish: Why Modernize IT Operations
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Operations teams can learn to identify and act to remove roadblocks to necessary changes that might help organizations modernize more quickly.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/27/2019
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GPUs Continue to Dominate the AI Accelerator Market for Now
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
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As enterprises embark on AI and machine learning strategies, chip makers like NVIDIA, Intel and AMD are battling to become the standard hardware providers.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 11/27/2019
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Strategies You Need to Make Digital Transformation Work
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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CTOs, IT leaders, and executive management can use these examples to form their own master plans to transform their organizations and win.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/25/2019
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Dealing with IT Infrastructure Monitoring Tool Glut
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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The variety of siloed IT monitoring tools in an enterprise -- many of which overlap in terms of functionality -- makes the case for consolidation of the tools into a single package.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/21/2019
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Businesses Aren’t Ready for California’s Data Privacy Act
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A year and a half after GDPR, California’s own data privacy act will soon go into effect, but many businesses are unprepared. How can they get there?
By Terri Coles, ITPro Today , 11/20/2019
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CIOs Will Face Management and Cost Control Challenges in 2020
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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The new year will find IT leaders coping with business, technological and staff disruption issues. What will this mean for you?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/20/2019
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When Planets Align: Edge Computing’s Game-Changing Potential
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Emerging technologies that leverage edge computing will take years -- potentially decades -- to emerge. The smart move is to wait for the hype to settle.
By Beth Devin, Managing Director, Citi Ventures , 11/20/2019
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Watch Out: 7 Digital Disruptions for IT Leaders
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Here are seven digital disruptions that you may not see coming.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/18/2019
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What Digital Transformation Is (And Isn't)
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