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SolarWinds CEO Talks Securing IT in the Wake of Sunburst
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Lessons learned from the pandemic and the aftermath of the Sunburst cyberattack puts the IT trends report issued by SolarWinds in a special context.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/2/2021
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The Cybersecurity Minefield of Cloud Entitlements
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In the rush to the cloud, some organizations may have left themselves open to cybersecurity incidents. Here's how machine learning and analytics helped one company close the gaps.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/2/2021
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Cloud Security Basics CIOs and CTOs Should Know
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Chief information officers and chief technology officers don't tend to be cybersecurity experts and yet they may have responsibility for it. Cloud security is somewhat unique because you can't control everything.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/30/2021
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Laying Out a Road Map to Close the Cloud Skills Gap
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Even with the best intentions to transform, organizations that lack in-house cloud knowledge may struggle to compete.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/28/2021
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AI Requires a Holistic Framework and Scalable Projects
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Artificial intelligence and digital transformation projects have a low success rate, but best practices help.
By Ghadi Hobeika, CEO, Artefact US , 7/26/2021
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Why IT Should Be the Next Focus of Your Sustainability Efforts
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Reducing the environmental impacts from technology systems, devices, and capabilities can help companies reach their emissions goals.
By Elfije Lemaitre, Capgemini and Sarah Pope, Capgemini Invent , 7/22/2021
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How the JEDI Cancellation May Influence Future IT Contracts
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
When the Pentagon pulled the plug on the $10 billion cloud deal, it raised questions on how big IT contracts might be handled going forward.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/21/2021
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Seeking a Competitive Edge vs. Chasing Savings in the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Results from an Accenture survey point to risk of missing out on strategic advantages if organizations focus strictly on cost-savings from the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/19/2021
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How Cloud Can Drive Sustainable, Data-Driven Success
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Chief information officers have been charged with driving financial, security, and agility benefits through cloud, but sustainability is quickly becoming another imperative for technology leaders.
By Karthik Narain, Accenture Cloud First Lead , 7/19/2021
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SAS Founders Call Off Sales Talks with Broadcom
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Longtime analytics giant SAS briefly entertained the idea of being acquired by semiconductor giant Broadcom. Now that the talks are off, what's next for the 45-year-old enterprise stalwart?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/16/2021
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Building a Post-Pandemic Cloud Strategy
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Hereís what every chief information officer needs to know to create an effective cloud strategy.
By Jenny Koehler, Cloud & Digital Leader, PwC , 7/15/2021
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How CIOs Should Manage the Rapid Shift to the Cloud
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The pandemic caused a rapid acceleration of organizations shifting to the cloud. Now is the time to take a step back to review your move to the cloud to ensure itís strategic and effective.
By Venkat Rajaji, Vice President of Product Management, Quest Software , 7/12/2021
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A Strategy to Aid Underserved Communities and Fill Tech Jobs
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Nonprofit DevOps academy takes educational approach to open up career opportunities for the underserved as well as address ongoing demand for IT personnel.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/9/2021
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Why You Need a Data Fabric, Not Just IT Architecture
Mary E. Shacklett, Technology commentator and President of Transworld Data
Commentary
Data fabrics offer an opportunity to track, monitor and utilize data, while IT architectures track, monitor and maintain IT assets. Both are needed for a long-term digitalization strategy.
By Mary E. Shacklett Technology commentator and President of Transworld Data, 7/8/2021
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Define Your Cloud Strategy by Starting With Why
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Companies tend to look at cloud in terms of 'what,' not 'why.' Following are three important why questions to ask.
By Eric Thiel, Director, Developer Experience, Cisco , 7/6/2021
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The CIO's Role in Maintaining a Strong Supply Chain
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
As the pandemic proved, a strong supply chain is essential for immediate and long-term business health. CIOs are perfectly positioned to play an essential part here.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/24/2021
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Digital Transformation is Not Magic
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Transformation must be a way of life, not a one-and-done IT migration. IT teams that actively pursue new technologies will future proof the business.
By Jon Roskill, CEO, Acumatica , 6/24/2021
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More Remote Work Leads to More Employee Surveillance
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Looking to ensure remote worker productivity, organizations are turning to AI and surveillance technology. But 10% of workers are expected to try to subvert those efforts.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/23/2021
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Says Future is Edge-to-Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The value of accessing data faster at the edge took center stage during keynote for HPE Discover 2021.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/23/2021
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How to Avoid the Leading Cloud Migration Mistakes
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Moving operations into the cloud doesn't have to be a floating nightmare. Avoiding five common migration mistakes will help ensure a smooth and fast transition.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/21/2021
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