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Berners-Lee Wants to Build a Safer Internet for All
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Imagine an Internet where each individual has control over their own personal data and privacy. Web pioneer Tim Berners-Lee has a plan for just that approach.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 10/15/2018
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9 Tools You Need for DevOps
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Having the right tools can make the cultural transformation that is DevOps much easier.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/15/2018
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Six Steps for Businesses to Earn AI Trust
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The growing reliance on AI and machine learning in the coming decades can have a negative impact on many jobs while raising new social issues. Yet, businesses can minimize those impacts.
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 10/15/2018
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Experian CIO: IT Standardization Drives Agile
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Consumer credit reporting company Experian's IT infrastructure and data storage is measured in petabytes, so standardizing on a technology stack has meant a lot of change and big rewards.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/11/2018
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Cutting Cloud Waste, Painlessly
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Don't let needless spending diminish the value of your cloud resources. Here's how to cut costs without hurting results.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 10/11/2018
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Software Delivery Depends on Infrastructure and Trust
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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There’s more to elite software delivery and operational performance than just tools and the right cloud architecture.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/9/2018
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Should You Migrate Your DevOps Architecture to the Cloud?
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
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Advancements in the cloud sector and interest in DevOps have organizations wondering how the two initiatives can work together.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 10/9/2018
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Cloudera Hortonworks Merger Aimed at Enterprise
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Two of the big three independent Hadoop distributors -- Cloudera and Hortonworks -- are merging, and the big winner may be the enterprise.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/7/2018
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The Internet's Micro-Platform Economy
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Commentary
You might be surprised to learn that the driving force in growth of the Internet economy isn't the number of buyers, but the number of sellers.
By Richard Alfonsi, Head of Global Growth, Stripe , 10/4/2018
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ADP Harnesses Data for HR Insights
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
ADP has created a data benchmarking service for salary, compensation, and other HR needs.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/4/2018
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CompTIA Names Top 10 Emerging Technologies
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
New technologies keep on coming, but which are better to invest in now versus later? CompTIA's recently released a prioritized list of top 10 emerging technologies. We compared it with CompTIA's latest State of the Channel Report.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/4/2018
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Why CIOs Will Lead Digital Transformation
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IT executives, with their view into technology's potential, are leading key innovation efforts, and it looks like more of their peers will do the same.
By Raj Sabhlok, President, Zoho Corp. , 10/3/2018
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Why It's Time IT Gets a Seat at the Table
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The growing importance and complexity of IT mean that the CIO needs a seat at the table when it comes to driving innovation.
By David Politis, CEO of BetterCloud , 10/1/2018
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Prepare for the New Normal of Data Privacy
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Commentary
In a post-GDPR world, IT and business leaders face unprecedented pressure to demonstrate they are responsible data stewards. Here are six steps that might help.
By Karen Schuler and Taryn Crane, BDO LLP , 9/28/2018
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Five Ways to Tackle Digital Transformation Without Downtime
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Imagine rebuilding an airplane in flight. That's how you can modernize your enterprise technology.
By Shannon Weyrick, vice president of architecture, NS1 , 9/27/2018
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How to Retain Your Best IT Workers
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Here are some proven techniques you can use to keep your most valuable team members on board and energized.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 9/26/2018
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Predictive Analytics 101: Getting Started and Avoiding Mishaps
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Predictive analytics, offering a data-enabled view into what is likely to happen, are key to driving organizational change.
By Kris Hutton, Director of Product Management, ACL , 9/26/2018
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Microsoft, Adobe, SAP Launch Open Data Initiative
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Microsoft, Adobe, and SAP will enable a common data model in a Microsoft Azure-based data lake that allows for interoperability of data among platforms from all three companies.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/25/2018
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Microsoft Deletes Passwords for Azure Active Directory Applications
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
At Ignite 2018, security took center stage as Microsoft rolled out new security services and promised an end to passwords for online apps.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 9/24/2018
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Don't Be Afraid to Reboot Your Cloud Architecture
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
It may sound radical, but one way to deal with increasing cloud complexity is a complete reboot of your cloud architecture.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 9/24/2018
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