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Forecast of the Future of Work from MIT Sloan CIO Symposium
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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'We must do more to cultivate new jobs and new worker skills.' -- Irving Wladawsky-Berger, research affiliate, MIT’s Sloan School of Management.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/16/2021
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AWS Boosts Support for Girls in Tech’s Inclusivity Efforts
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Cloud services provider increases backing for group aimed at further shrinking the gender gap in the technology workforce.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/15/2021
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MassMutual CISO Talks Cybersecurity Priorities
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Insurance and financial firm MassMutual's chief information security officer talks about the changing threat landscape and how data science is helping the security team's charter.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/14/2021
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Why IT Leaders Should Make Cloud Training a Top Priority
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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As IT operations continue drifting into the cloud, it's important to ensure that organization personnel keep pace with the latest skills and practices.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/14/2021
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InformationWeek to Upgrade Site Design, Performance
Brian Gillooly, Content Director, InformationWeek
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Improvements will make site easier to navigate, faster, and more functional
By Brian Gillooly Content Director, InformationWeek, 4/13/2021
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Optimizing the CIO and CFO Relationship
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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The CIO-CFO dynamic has undergone some changes over the past 10 years. What are these changes and how do they influence corporate dynamics?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/13/2021
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How Google Cloud Might Help the FinOps Foundation Evolve
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The first of the major cloud services providers joins the fledgling trade association’s technical advisory council.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/12/2021
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How The Pandemic Changed Data Analytics and BI in the Enterprise
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Not all data is created equally. Some data has more business value. Qlik's CTO explains why the data you have may not be the data you need.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/9/2021
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FanGraphs Tags a Cloud Database to Keep Up with the Big Show
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Website for baseball analysis turned to MariaDB SkySQL as it looks to take on more game data from domestic and international sources.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/8/2021
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CIO Best Practices for Communicating about Disaster
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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When disaster strikes, your public relations plan can be just as important as your disaster recovery plan. Here are three best practices for CIOs.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/8/2021
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Experian’s Identity GM Addresses Industry’s Post-COVID Challenges
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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The quick pivot of so much commerce to online systems has increased the possibility of fraud, creating challenges for IT leaders.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/7/2021
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Do Executives Help or Hinder Agile Teams?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Executives have priorities that may conflict with agile practices and mindsets. They can play a critical role in empowering agile. But do they?
By Terry White, Associate Senior Analyst, Omdia , 4/7/2021
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11 Things IT Professionals Wish They Knew Earlier in Their Careers
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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What would you do differently if you had the chance to start your IT career all over again? We asked seasoned tech pros for advice that they would pass on, and here’s what they had to say.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/6/2021
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The Business of Experience: A CIO Toolkit for the Year Ahead
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Working across the C-suite, CIOs have an immense opportunity to transform their businesses through experience, to pivot from resilience, back to growth.
By Baiju Shah, Chief Strategy Officer, Accenture Interactive , 4/6/2021
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FTD’s CTO Powell on Transforming and the Next New Normal
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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One year after joining the 110-year-old company, Powell talks about the floral ecommerce retailer’s revamp of its infrastructure.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/5/2021
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HealthBridge’s Low-Code Strategy to Process Medical Claims
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Developing applications fast while working with HIPAA-compliant data meant finding a resource to take some weight off professional developers.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/2/2021
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Build a Post-Pandemic AI Strategy for Resilience, Recovery
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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As companies recover from the pandemic, scaling AI capabilities across the organization can bring the agility and speed demanded to stay competitive.
By Mark Dineen, Managing Director, Accenture IT , 4/2/2021
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Time to Shift Your Job Search Out of Neutral
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Just holding onto the job you had was what most people wanted to do a year ago. But the allure of higher salaries may be wooing some IT pros to greener pastures.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/31/2021
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Innovation in a COVID World: 4 Steps for CIOs To Get It Done
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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You want to launch new products, meet your customer’s needs, and grow the business. Here’s how.
By Tom Puthiyamadam, Consumer Markets Consulting Leader, Digital Product Leader, PwC , 3/31/2021
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Why IT Roles Are Broadening
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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The world of IT is constantly evolving and with it, IT positions. However, there's no one path that will suit all organizations.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/30/2021
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