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The Upside to Deepfake Technology
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
Deepfake technology has received its fair share of scorn, but as remote collaboration vendors incorporate more AI features into their offerings, the “deepfake” stigma will wane.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 10/23/2020
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CIOs Prep for 2021 Post-Pandemic Opportunity
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Gartner's CIO Agenda survey reveals that top CIOs are capitalizing on renewed interest by corporate boards in digital business and technologies for improving customer experience.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/21/2020
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Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institution’s digital operations.
By Dave Michaud, VP, General Manager, Contegix , 10/21/2020
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Citizen Developers: 8 Ways IT Can Strengthen the Ties
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
The exponential growth of citizen developers in organizations is forcing IT to rethink its role and the skillsets that it has historically valued. What are IT organizations doing to adjust?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 10/20/2020
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Making Developers More DevSecOps Aware
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Interop Digital conference tackled why it is important for IT professionals to develop vulnerability remediation habits.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/19/2020
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Data in Motion Drives Enterprise Change
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Data in motion involves several different situations that might require different architectures, applications and management techniques. Here’s what you need to know.
By Ashish Verma, Deloitte Consulting, and Thomas H. Davenport, Deloitte AI , 10/16/2020
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IBM Research’s Chief Scientist Talks AI for Cloud Migration
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/15/2020
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Data Analytics Without a Plan is Like Panning for Gold
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Without a strategy in place to analyze and act upon your data, you'll get bogged down, sifting for worthy nuggets.
By Divya Srivastava, Data and Strategic Business Insights Analyst , 10/14/2020
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Fintech at Interop: A New World in Business and Technology
Romi Mahajan, Author and Tech Investor
Commentary
Here’s a quick glimpse of two of the Fintech sessions at Interop Digital 2020.
By Romi Mahajan Author and Tech Investor, 10/13/2020
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Think Like a Chief Innovation Officer and Get Work Done
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
VMware CTO’s keynote at Interop addressed coping with mismatches between business practices and adopting new technology in an organization.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/13/2020
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How IT Leaders Can Apply Facial Recognition Tech Responsibly
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The best way forward is to treat facial recognition data from the perspective of the rights of the people portrayed.
By Frank Buytendijk, Distinguished VP and Gartner Fellow, Gartner, Inc. , 10/13/2020
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The CIO’s Role in Setting the Remote Work Agenda
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Here’s a six-step roadmap for IT leaders to follow as they continue to prepare for business as “unusual”.
By Sampath Sowmyanarayan, President Global Enterprise, Verizon , 10/12/2020
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What’s Changed: Future of Tech Investment in Uncertain Times
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Women in IT summit looks at what might come next in digital transformation well after the pandemic.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/8/2020
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10 Trends Accelerating Edge Computing
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
As a result of recent events and new technologies, more enterprises are investing in edge computing.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 10/8/2020
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Digital Transformation Strategies Are Failing. Here's Why.
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Every company's digital transformation plans got sidetracked by COVID-19, but there are additional reasons why their strategies are not full steam ahead.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/6/2020
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Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/5/2020
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Future of Analytics: How to Decide Which Avenue to Take
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Maximize the value of data analytics in your business strategy by first identifying current problems and potential solutions. Here’s some advice to get you on track.
By John Affolter, Sales Engineer/Solutions Architect, Charter Solutions , 10/5/2020
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Focus on Today’s Workforce -- and Close the Gap to the Future
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
To evolve for the workforce of the future amidst COVID-19, you need to build a strong digital infrastructure foundation now. Here’s how to do it.
By David Sapin and Emily Stapf, Principals, PwC , 10/2/2020
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Microsoft Exec: How Enterprises are Democratizing Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
During her Interop Digital keynote, Microsoft's Alysa Taylor will discuss how technology has been a catalyst for accelerated value and change in 2020.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/29/2020
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IT 2020 Emphasizes Speed, More Change Afoot for 2021
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
ServiceNow CIO Chris Bedi said this COVID-19 pandemic year has meant urgency and the need for speed for IT organizations. But what's coming in the year ahead?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/28/2020
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