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DeveloperWeek NY and MongoDB World Tackle Transformation
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
IT pros from IBM, The New York Times, and T-Mobile discussed digital transformation best practices at a pair of conferences aimed at educating developers.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/25/2019
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Looking at Clouds from Both Sides Now
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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InformationWeek and Interop want to understand more about your experiences and thoughts on cloud computing.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 6/24/2019
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Post-Hadoop Data and Analytics Head to the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Data and analytics in the cloud era may favor platforms based on platforms that are more flexible than Hadoop. But that doesn't mean there's no future for the early big data technology.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/20/2019
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Q&A: MongoDB’s Ittycheria Talks New Path as a Data Platform
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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After establishing a reputation around its database, MongoDB is out to prove it is a data platform company that can challenge incumbents.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/19/2019
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How to Land a Job in Cloud Computing
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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These 9 tips can help you transition from a traditional IT role to a lucrative position in cloud computing.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 6/19/2019
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The Impact of Convergence on IT Strategies
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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According to industry hype, the latest emerging technology will change everything. No technology is an island, however, which is where things get interesting.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/18/2019
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Salesforce Buys Tableau: Next Wave Analytics Consolidation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Salesforce buys Tableau, and Google buys Looker, kicking off a new wave of consolidation in the analytics and BI space.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/13/2019
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How to Hire Reliable Remote Tech Talent
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
If your company is considering hiring remote IT workers, these five tips may help guide you to success.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 6/12/2019
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Four Things Modern CIOs Need to Know
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Chief information officers stand at the forefront of how companies make and adapt to technological change. Here are four takeaways from the MIT CIO Symposium that they should keep in mind.
By Barbara Darrow, Senior Director of Communications, Oracle , 6/10/2019
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Will AI and Machine Learning Break Cloud Architectures?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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AI and machine learning are powered by lots of data, so much so that one futurist thinks today's cloud architectures aren't enough.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/10/2019
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Analytics Without Behavior Change Is Just Expensive Artwork
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IT leaders should keep in mind that a good data analytics design starts with understanding how data is being used within their enterprise organizations.
By Matthew Halliday, Co-Founder, VP of Products, Incorta , 6/7/2019
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Cloud Hadoop Competition Hits MapR, Cloudera
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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MapR has filed a notice that it could shut down in mid-June, and Cloudera said that customers are holding off on signing new deals.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/6/2019
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IoT and Predictive Analytics: What We’re Driving Toward
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
Learn how research of predictive analytics can impact models used in the transportation sector.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 6/5/2019
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IBM Db2 Joins the AI Age
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IBM's anchor database technology's new infusion of AI support comes years after the company's Watson AI famously beat Jeopardy champion Ken Jennings.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/4/2019
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Must Have IT Skills You Need to Remain Competitive
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Engineers, developers, and IT managers might want to consider training on these skill sets to keep themselves invaluable to their organizations.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/3/2019
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How IT Can Facilitate Great Customer Experiences
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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In a modern enterprise environment, the IT group plays a key role in improving the customer experience and the organization's 360-degree view of each customer.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 5/31/2019
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Top Reasons Big Data in the Cloud Is Raining on On-Premise
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The marketplace is finally flush with analytics-specific services that deliver on the cloud’s promise of reduced cost and complexity, and greater agility.
By Alex Gorelik, Founder and CTO, Waterline Data , 5/30/2019
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View from the Edge: Clear or Cloudy?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Organizations across industries are extending their infrastructures outward to enable IoT, but not all of them are able to use data as well as they'd hoped.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/29/2019
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Architecting for Anarchy: F5's MacVittie on Network Stability
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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F5’s principal technical evangelist discusses balancing DevOps and security to avoid chaos in the cloud and container era.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/28/2019
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Goodbye, Data Center -- Hello Cloud
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The larger the organizational footprint, the more challenging a cloud migration will be. Here’s how to make decommissioning your data center a little easier.
By Kirby Lull, Consultant, Point B , 5/28/2019
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