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Ascent Conference Insights: Bots, Data, and SaaS Culture
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Suggestions on how automation can be leveraged and ways to use SaaS more efficiently peppered conversations with Zendesk and Hugo.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/21/2019
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IT Challenge: Pace of Change with Infrastructure
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
With the storm of changes hitting the IT department -- from cloud to AI and anytime/anywhere mobile access -- the real challenge is in having the IT infrastructure keep pace.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 10/21/2019
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Oracle’s Mark Hurd Passes Away at 62
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Co-CEO dies one month after taking a leave of absence to address an undisclosed health issue.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/18/2019
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Misconfigured Containers Open Security Gaps
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Laziness, inattention and poor management practices make containerized applications vulnerable to invasion and attack. Fortunately, establishing strong safeguards is fast and easy.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/18/2019
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SAP Gets New Leadership for Cloud, AI Era
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
SAP CEO Bill McDermott, who presided over dozens of acquisitions and the launch of what may be the biggest change to SAP's flagship product, has stepped down, making way for new leadership.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/17/2019
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Cryptojacking Worm Targets and Infects 2,000 Docker Hosts
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Basic and 'inept' worm managed to compromise Docker hosts by exploiting misconfigurations.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 10/16/2019
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Enterprise Guide to Edge Computing
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Here's a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about edge computing and use cases for their enterprise organizations.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 10/15/2019
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When Using Cloud, Paranoia Can Pay Off
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Journalists are increasingly concerned about what cloud providers may access or share with governments - and companies should worry as well.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 10/14/2019
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Go Beyond the Capabilities of the Cloud
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Here are some highlights from last month’s Oracle OpenWorld 2019.
By Rob Inman, Vendor Manager, Cloud Infrastructure, PCM Inc. , 10/11/2019
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Tech Nation Report: Robust Online Collaboration in DevOps
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Cross-national perspectives on scaling up companies, hiring talent, and collaboration marked the release of a report on British tech.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/10/2019
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MSP Consolidation Crunch: What it Means to Your IT Team
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
With a wave of acquisitions going on across the managed service provider market, enterprise IT leaders have to rethink where they get their own services.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 10/9/2019
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2020 IT Budgets Are Up, But ...
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
A Spiceworks report highlights the where's and why's of 2020 IT budget plans.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 10/8/2019
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AI, Automation Drive Progress in Government Data Centers
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
U.S. government data centers have consolidated and become more efficient in the last 10 years. Now they are adding AI and automation to the mix.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/8/2019
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Breaking Silos and Curating Data for Impactful AI
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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AI requires both high-quality data and an infrastructure that ensures data is always available. Without that foundation, we’ll never reach the future.
By Jaspreet Singh, Founder and CEO, Druva , 10/7/2019
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What Financial Firms Want in Cloud Adoption Strategies
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Lead technologists from three financial institutions shared their infrastructure transformation needs at New York Enterprise Tech Meetup.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/4/2019
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Six Inevitable Technologies and the Milestones They Unlock
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Grand-scale technologies act as nodes of progress that spark continued innovation. Here are several that will continue to impact society.
By Beth Devin, Managing Director, Citi Ventures , 10/3/2019
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A Path from Pilot to Machine Learning Production
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Getting machine learning from the pilot into production is a hot issue in 2019. MLOps is one of the ways enterprises are doing it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/2/2019
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IT Careers: 12 Job Skills in Demand for 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
Employers will likely be looking to fill these kinds of IT positions in the coming year, building out their teams' tech skills.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 10/1/2019
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Navigating the Skills Gap in the Hybrid Cloud Era
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IT leaders who will survive in the hybrid multi-cloud world are fostering the skills they already have in-house, while embracing some shifts toward new ideas.
By Barry Baker, Vice President, Z Software at IBM , 9/30/2019
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Enterprise Guide to Multi-Cloud Adoption
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Here's a collection of information to help IT leaders and professionals learn more about multi-cloud adoption for their enterprise organizations.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/27/2019
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