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VMware vRealize vs. Turbonomic: Real User Insights
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IT professionals shared their thoughts on the pros and cons of a pair of hybrid cloud management tools.
By IT Central Station , 2/21/2019
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Tightening the Belt on Excess Spending for Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Migration to the cloud is part of many transformation plans but it can spiral into expenses that could be avoided.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/13/2019
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Where Third-Party Vendors Stand in the Wake of AWS Backup
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Amazon’s offering is meant to deliver convenience—and it may push competing backup services to change tactics.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/8/2019
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Fighting for Digital Transformation in the Government Sector
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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DevOps and digital transformation for government entities can mean addressing policy and security-driven roadblocks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/5/2019
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Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/31/2019
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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 Cloud’s 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 companies’ overall digital transformation strategies.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/17/2019
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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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Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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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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Debunking Three Common Cloud Misconceptions
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Combatting the misconceptions surrounding cloud computing requires continuous exploration of new opportunities emerging today because of ongoing cloud technology innovations.
By Jeff Canter, Chief Operating Officer, NICE inContact , 12/18/2018
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AWS: Not Just Up in the Cloud Any More
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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AWS Outposts will let enterprises put the AWS hardware and software in their own data centers, providing the benefits of the public cloud for sensitive data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/17/2018
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Top 10 Tech Predictions for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Leading consultancies and analyst firms offer their predictions on how key technologies, such as cloud computing, AI, IoT, and robotics will shape up in 2019.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 12/12/2018
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What Tech Mega Hubs Will Do to East Coast Cities
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
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East Coast expansions by Amazon and Google bring promises of jobs, but also the possibility of housing and transportation crunches, and increased competition for tech talent.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 12/11/2018
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Cloud Computing 2019: The Cloud Comes of Age
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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A Forrester study predicts that enterprises must respond nimbly to address changing cloud markets and technologies.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 12/10/2018
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Amazon AWS Themes: Faster, Easier, Cheaper
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Customers are constantly asking Amazon to help them accomplish more in less time at lower costs. Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said the company is listening. Here’s what AWS presented as proof.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/29/2018
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Pac-12 Gets Public Cloud Assist for Big Score
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Pac-12 Networks has expanded its partnership with public cloud provider AWS as part of its ongoing mission to engage with and best serve Pac-12 fans.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/28/2018
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Why Banking Industry Cloud Strategies Lag Behind
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Research shows that banks have been slow to embrace the cloud, but maybe the reasons behind their reluctance don't apply any more.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/23/2018
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Tech Vendors to Watch in 2019
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
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Our listings of the hottest vendors in cloud, DevOps, infrastructure, security, and data and analytics can help streamline your IT product selection process.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 11/13/2018
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How IBM and Red Hat Will Impact Your Cloud Strategy
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
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Barring a heavy-handed approach to the recent acquisition, IBM and Red Hat can do some amazing things in the market.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 11/12/2018
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Why SaaS Cannot Be Ignored by Today’s Businesses
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Now is the time for companies to transition to a SaaS model, if they haven’t already done so.
By Craig Powell, Motus CEO , 11/7/2018
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2019: The Year IT Makes a Comeback
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Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  2/14/2019
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