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Get Serious About SaaS Management in the Enterprise
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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While a software-as-a-service model leaves processing in the service provider's hands, there's plenty of work left for the IT group when it comes to administering the relationship and in supporting employee users.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 2/26/2020
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AI, ML Keys to Driving an Even More Diverse Workplace
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But CIOs and IT leaders must also establish an open communication channel to discuss disabilities and accessibility awareness to help reinforce a culture of inclusion.
By Sean Bradley, Co-Founder, President, Chief Strategy Officer, AudioEye , 2/26/2020
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IT Recruiting: Competing with the Googles and Amazons
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Hiring top technology talent is crucial to moving into and succeeding in the digital age. But how do you compete against big tech companies?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/25/2020
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Turn Failure Detection into a Team Sport
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Here’s how Chaos GameDays and its spinoffs can enable enterprises to fortify their infrastructure resilience and detect failures before they occur.
By Prasad Ramakrishnan, CIO, Freshworks , 2/21/2020
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How to Sharpen the Blurriness in Edge Computing
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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IT and end users need to collaborate and agree on policies and procedures for edge security, software updates, asset management and technology deployment.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 2/20/2020
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10 Analytics and AI Startups You Should Know About
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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These young companies are examples of how startups are helping enterprises harness the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 2/19/2020
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Harnessing Big Data: Can Our Laws and Policies Keep Up?
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Public policies and commercial norms could constrain our ability to realize the full potential of big data.
By Tim Molino, Technology Consultant, Peck Madigan Jones , 2/19/2020
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3 Questions That Can Determine the Success of a SaaS Product
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With only 10% of SaaS startups succeeding in today’s increasingly digital world, what questions can we ask in order to determine their likelihood of success?
By Phil Alves, CEO, DevSquad , 2/17/2020
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Amazon Gets Temporary Injunction to Halt $10B JEDI Project
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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AWS continues its courtroom challenge to a contract awarded to Microsoft to revamp cloud computing infrastructure for the Department of Defense.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/14/2020
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6 Keys to Digital Transformation Success
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Nearly every enterprise is undergoing a digital transformation. Some are more successful than others. Here are 6 factors shared by the successful ones.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/14/2020
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Cloud Cost Optimization: It’s a Balancing Act
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Cost optimization goes beyond an engineering, stand-alone initiative. Here are some questions to ask and best practices to consider that might help you unlock the benefits.
By Preethy Vaidyanathan, Head of Strategic Initiatives, Tapad , 2/14/2020
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Cloud Threat Report Shows Need for Consistent DevSecOps
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Organizations continue to make choices for the sake of speed in innovation, which can leave them unnecessarily vulnerable.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2020
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IT Salary Report 2020: Get Paid What You Are Worth
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IT pros must do real research about their value in the market if they want to be paid fairly. InformationWeek’s 2020 IT Salary Report can help technologists get started.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/12/2020
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Edge Computing Benefits for AI Crystallizing
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The prospect of performing AI at the edge is still mostly theoretical, but organizations are exploring potential edge computing benefits. -- ITPro Today
By Brian Buntz, ITPro Today , 2/11/2020
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Report: AWS Lambda Dominates as Serverless Adoption Grows
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Survey by Datadog shows ongoing prevalence for Amazon’s Lambda service as organizations scale up their use of serverless architecture.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/11/2020
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SAP Gives Enterprise IT Customers an Extension
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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ERP giant SAP wants all its customers to migrate to its new platform S/4HANA, but it's a time consuming and expensive process. So the company is extending maintenance on its earlier platform.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/10/2020
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Stop ‘Vacation Shaming’ Your IT Staff
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Burnout from lack of time off takes a toll on your employees, hampers their productivity and erodes your ability to retain strong IT team members. Nobody wins.
By Mark Runyon, Principal Consultant, Improving , 2/7/2020
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Engineering Tiny Machine Learning for the Edge
James Kobielus, Research Director, Futurum
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As developers face the challenge of making complex AI and machine learning applications work on edge-computing devices, options to support Tiny ML are emerging.
By James Kobielus Research Director, Futurum, 2/6/2020
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How to Know When a Cloud Computing Trend Has Come to Its End
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Even the best cloud computing trend must end: Why PaaS, serverless, OpenStack and multicloud have already seen their best days. -- ITPro Today
By Christopher Tozzi, ITPro Today , 2/5/2020
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How Continuous Intelligence Enhances Observability in DevOps
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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The escalation of data and workloads in the cloud calls for continuous intelligence to maintain order.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/5/2020
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