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Agile Transformation: Get Started, by Stopping
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Start an Agile initiative by carefully taking stock of the organization's goals, challenges, and capabilities.
By Todd Ducharme, Vice President, Consulting, at NeuEon , 12/12/2017
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5 Survival Tactics for Enterprise CIOs in 2018
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Longtime tech industry pundit Tim O'Reilly sat down with InformationWeek to talk about the future of business, society, and the enterprise. Here's what he says enterprises must do to compete in a changing business environment.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/11/2017
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To Find IT Talent, Think Differently – and Move Quickly
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You might not be able to compete with the behemoths, but there are some things you can do to find great talent. Think about partnering with other companies and how multi-disciplinary teams can help fill gaps.
By Matt Hamblen, technology journalist , 12/11/2017
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Five Emerging Requirements Impacting Hybrid Cloud Strategies
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As companies turn to the hybrid cloud to future-proof business and innovate faster, there are some emerging needs that they should address.
By Kip Compton, VP, Cloud Platforms & Solutions, Cisco , 12/8/2017
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IT Versus the Organization
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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There are significant gaps in how IT professionals and business leaders view issues such as aligning tech with business goals. Experts share some thoughts on how to close the gaps.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 12/8/2017
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Hybrid Cloud – You’re Doing It Wrong
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As organizations move to hybrid clouds they have to adjust their thinking and how they look at key concepts.
By Mark Baker, Field Product Manager, Canonical , 12/7/2017
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How CIO/CFO Relationships Are Evolving
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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In an era when organizations have to move forward quickly with innovative -- often expensive -- tech initiatives, CIOs and CFOs may have to form a partnership.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/6/2017
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Design Thinking and Agile Improve Application Outcomes
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While there are benefits from adopting an agile strategy, your organization can take success to the next level by also utilizing design thinking to identify problems.
By Ed Hadley, Senior Director of Product at Mendix , 12/5/2017
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Going All-In with Managed Services, the Right Way
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Utilizing managed services can be cost efficient for an enterprise, but be sure to look beyond cost to how you manage those managed service providers.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 12/5/2017
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Warning Signs Your Business Might Need a DevOps Upgrade
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These four warning signs just might indicate that you need to implement or update DevOps initiatives within your organization.
By Justin Rodenbostel, Executive Director at SPR , 12/4/2017
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How IT Leaders Can Prepare for 2018
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As IT executives set out their plans for 2018, three key technology concepts should be top priorities.
By Sajid Mohamedy, Vice President, Strategy & Operations, Nisum , 12/1/2017
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Amazon Pumps Out New Database and Machine Learning Services
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Amazon's announcements at AWS Re:Invent continue to extend AWS offerings far beyond basic infrastructure services.
By Barb Darrow, technology journalist , 11/30/2017
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Capital One: DevOps at Its Core
Tony Kontzer,
News
Financial services firm Capital One is committed to using DevOps, and the approach is working.
By Tony Kontzer , 11/30/2017
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Clear the Barriers to DevTestOps
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A key to a successful DevOps initiative is ensuring that team members stay involved at all stages of the development, test, and deployment cycle.
By Lubos Parobek, VP of Product, Sauce Labs , 11/30/2017
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Changing How We Re-Skill in the Age of Automation
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Faced with the rapid pace of technology changes, organizations have to plan for continuous re-skilling of their tech workforces.
By Rostow Ravanan, CEO, Mindtree , 11/29/2017
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How Your DevOps Team Should Procure User Feedback
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Gathering user feedback is a key element of a DevOps strategy, but you have to be proactive in collecting that feedback.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 11/28/2017
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Home-Grown Solutions: Keep Out!
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Don't build custom software for general purpose computing needs that are better served by third party applications.
By Robert Reeves, co-founder and CTO, Datical , 11/27/2017
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Docker Ducks and Weaves in a World Buffeted by Change
Ben Kepes,
Commentary
Docker's embrace of Kubernetes in the enterprise might make you wonder how Docker will find new growth paths.
By Ben Kepes , 11/27/2017
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Openness – The Key to Rapid Change in the Digital Era
Andrew Horne, IT Practice Leader, CEB, now Gartner
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Change is never easy, particularly in an age of constant change. So, consider new ways to implement change and smooth the process.
By Andrew Horne IT Practice Leader, CEB, now Gartner, 11/21/2017
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DevOps Benefits Shine Through at Summit
Tony Kontzer,
News
Real-world DevOps implementers highlight how varied organizations discovered benefits from DevOps, even if they had to clear some hurdles on the path to success.
By Tony Kontzer , 11/21/2017
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