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Rethinking Technology Road Maps for the Second Half of 2020
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Businesses are now able to look again at the future of technology and their technology road maps in a new light -- and many realize that their priorities have drastically changed.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 7/2/2020
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How CTOs Can Innovate Through Disruption in 2020
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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CTOs and other IT leaders need to invest in innovation to emerge from the current COVID-19 crisis ready for the next opportunities.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/1/2020
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IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/30/2020
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Finding Balance in Dev vs. Ops for Site Reliability Engineers
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Results from a recent survey show some organizations have pushed SREs in directions that underutilize and squander their talents.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/30/2020
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How Liberty Mutual’s Cloud Journey Led to Going Serverless
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Making the move from datacenters to the cloud set off a transformation strategy that created new operational opportunities and cost savings.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/29/2020
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CCA Turns to Analytics to Better Monitor Vulnerable Patients
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Looker’s COVID-19 Data Block and the Google Cloud platform boost healthcare provider’s predictive analysis for patient care.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/25/2020
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CIOs Shift IT Budgets Amid COVID Crisis
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CIOs have shifted their budgets to fund the great migration to enable employees to work from home, even as they are rethinking investments to make going forward.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/24/2020
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10 Cyberattacks on the Rise During the Pandemic
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
Cybercrime and cyber espionage have skyrocketed during COVID-19 lockdowns. Are your work-from-home employees aware of these security traps?
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 6/24/2020
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Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
A new survey finds that organizations plan to migrate the majority of their applications to the cloud over the next year. Microservices and SRE are also gaining steam.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/22/2020
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The Rise of TensorFlow
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
The high interest in the developer community to explore TensorFlow capabilities holds even higher potential to yield valuable insights in quantum computing research and applications.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 6/19/2020
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Cloud 101: Getting Started and Saving Costs
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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No doubt, wide adoption of the cloud as a one-size-fits-all solution brings tons of benefits to the table. However, they come at a cost not everyone can handle.
By Sergiy Seletskyi, IoT Practice Leader, Head of CoE, Intellias , 6/19/2020
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Is Continuous Intelligence Needed for Cloud Transformation?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Results from a survey point to an interwoven future for cloud strategies and the implementation of real-time CI.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/18/2020
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Technology and the Pandemic: Complete Coverage for IT Leaders
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Check here regularly for InformationWeek's updates on the coronavirus pandemic and related issues like business continuity, remote working, IT operational challenges and other technology considerations.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 6/16/2020
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Tech Giants Back Off Selling Facial Recognition AI to Police
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft have all taken steps to stop making their facial recognition AI software available to the police. Now it's time for lawmakers to set some rules.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/15/2020
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8 Tips for Growth in an XaaS Business Model
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Companies should use an XaaS strategy to outpace competition, cut acquisition costs and boost efficiency. Here are ways you can get there.
By Vik Viniak, Managing Director, Accenture , 6/15/2020
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Technology and Its Limits: Transformation is About People
Romi Mahajan, Author and Tech Investor
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In the argot of today’s technology world, transformation is about “People + Machine.” The machine alone is, well, just a machine.
By Romi Mahajan Author and Tech Investor, 6/12/2020
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CIO Re-Energizes IT Infrastructure with Public Cloud Move
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CIO Chris Foster said the move to public cloud has cut costs (but not staff), provided access to advanced technology such as machine learning and AI, and accelerated efforts to work-from-home.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/11/2020
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IT Careers: Planning Your Future When the Future Is Uncertain
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Increasing levels of economic uncertainty and fast-paced technology change mean IT professionals should look at their career paths differently.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/10/2020
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Revisiting Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Best-of-class DR/BC plans cover both IT and the business. Unfortunately, in many companies, the emphasis for recovery is on the IT, and not on business operations.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 6/10/2020
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How Cloud Is Enabling Autonomous Systems
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
The soft economy just gave cloud adoption a shove. Get ready for more autonomous IT resources.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/8/2020
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