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What Happens When You Add Security to DevOps? DevSecOps
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Implementing DevSecOps means taking your existing DevOps initiative to the next level, and getting security teams involved at the start of the Dev process.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 1/23/2019
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What You Need to Know About Augmented Analytics
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
As enterprises travel on a digital transformation path, they need to stay current with analytics, but itís not a linear journey.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/22/2019
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Q&A: Cloud Services Offer Retailers New Competitive Edge
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Incumbent retailers can no longer count on size and scale to fend off startup rivals. Google Cloudís Pravin Pillai discusses how cloud-based solutions can make these enterprises nimbler.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/21/2019
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Can a Hybrid Cloud Strategy Boost IT Transformation Adoption?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Breaking out of old perceptions about the role of IT departments be the key to being part of companiesí overall digital transformation strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/17/2019
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10 Career Moves You Can Make in 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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IT unemployment is very low, but that doesn't mean you should let your skills stagnate.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 1/16/2019
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What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
CES exhibitors continue their tradition of zany tech announcements, almost all of which are cool. However, some of the innovations signal trends IT should consider.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/14/2019
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Expert Predictions on SaaS Use in 2019
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
Analysts and solution provide expect new approaches to how enterprises and users utilize SaaS.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 1/14/2019
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Envision the Vice President of Workplace Productivity
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
It's time for organizations to consider a new executive role, one that helps to ensure that the right technologies and non-tech initiatives improve productivity.
By Paul Chapman, CIO, Box , 1/11/2019
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Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at the pilot stage.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 1/10/2019
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IT Reskilling More Important Than Ever
Johanna Ambrosio, Tech Journalist
News
Luckily, more options exist to help both companies and their individual employees get up to speed on new IT skills quickly.
By Johanna Ambrosio Tech Journalist, 1/9/2019
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The Open Office is Dead. Now What?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
After years of experimenting with open office layouts, the search for places where developers can work both uniquely and collaboratively continues.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/8/2019
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What Enterprises Need to Make the Leap to Blockchain
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Learn how to avoid the security and scalability concerns that come with blockchain.
By Ben Jessel, Head of Growth at Kadena , 1/7/2019
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5 Data and AI Trends for 2019
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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What are some of the big data-oriented trends for enterprise programs and culture in 2019? Here's a look.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/7/2019
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What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/4/2019
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5G: The Next Retail Disrupter is on the Horizon
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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5G wonít just be an improvement over 4G. It will be an entirely new form of connectivity. But will retailers be ready?
By Corey Pierson, Co-Founder and CEO, Custora , 1/3/2019
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Act Now to Reap Automation Benefits Later
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Forward-thinking enterprises are delivering business and infrastructure optimization with intelligent automation and looking now to business transformation.
By Linda Delbridge, Director of Business Development for Robotic Process & Cognitive Automation, ISG , 1/3/2019
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Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
For all the market research numbers floating around about cloud computing, what is missing is advice on what IT organizations should be doing with IaaS, SaaS, and other cloud concepts.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 12/31/2018
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IoT: Living on the Edge
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Where is your data when you need it? Edge computing offers an alternative to processing all data in the cloud or the data center.
By Kevin Meany, Co-Founder and CTO, Versatile , 12/31/2018
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Data Governance in the Age of Exponential Technology
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The emerging data-hungry and data-generating technologies demand two types of data governance: security, and the need for holistic, enterprise-wide governance, rather than governance on a silo-by-silo basis.
By Amit Walia, President of Products and Strategic Ecosystems, Informatica , 12/28/2018
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A Roadmap for Becoming a Customer-Centric CIO
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The CIOís role isnít just about technology enablement these days; itís customer-facing, and it requires leadership, innovation, and strategic use of data.
By Cynthia Stoddard, SVP and CIO, Adobe , 12/21/2018
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