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IT Trade Shows Go Virtual: Your 2020 List of Events
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Virtual IT events and trade shows are popping up everywhere this summer and fall. Even if your travel budget has been cut, you can still make it to these.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/29/2020
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Advantage ROI: Optimize AI Programs for Short-Term Gains
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With many budgets constrained, now is the time to focus on artificial intelligence projects that will deliver the most payback over the next six months.
By Jerry Kurtz, EVP, Capgemini North America , 5/29/2020
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Tips on Digital Adoption and Transformation from Tesla
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Former director of learning shares some of the mindset that drives the electric car makerís strategy for fueling external and internal adoption.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/28/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, many IT workers have experienced layoffs and unpaid furloughs. But not all the news is grim if you know where to look.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/27/2020
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CIO Profile: T-Mobile's Cody Sanford
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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T-Mobile's CIO and CPO Cody Sanford's biggest recent accomplishment was working on the company's merger with Sprint. Here's more about this tech executive in his own words.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/27/2020
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CIO to CEO: The Path to the Top
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Use these approaches to open the door to the rest of the C-suite and increase your influence.
By Colin Earl, CEO, Agiloft , 5/27/2020
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Back to the Office: Planning a Successful IT Transition
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
So many tech decisions were made on the fly to enable a remote workforce. Which will stick and which will be thrown out as enterprise offices start to reopen?
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/26/2020
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Cloud Strategies Aren't Just About Digital Transformation Anymore
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Cloud migrations are accelerating in the wake of the pandemic. The new normal is even more virtual.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/26/2020
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How to Optimize Productivity in Fragmented Workplaces
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With fast-changing markets, fragmented teams, and unprecedented business disruption, how can new work management approaches help leaders maintain productivity on the right work?
By Scott Lee, Office of the CTO at Workfront , 5/25/2020
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Smoothing Out the Edges for Remote Digital Worker Experience
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IT teams are facing a new normal with the shift to remote work. Here are some key steps they may not be considering (but should) to improve the digital experience.
By Jon Cairns, VP Solution Consulting, Nexthink , 5/22/2020
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CIOs Need AI Platforms, Not Just Tools
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Open source tools are crucial to machine learning development, but if you want to manage those models in the enterprise, you need a platform.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/21/2020
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How 5G Rollout May Benefit Businesses More than Consumers
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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IBM, Red Hat, and others combine resources to help lay the foundation for the next era of wireless connectivity and edge computing.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/21/2020
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10 Ways to Prepare Your IT Organization for the Next Crisis
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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Lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic can help IT leaders and managers get ready for the next emergency.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/20/2020
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Are You Firing the Wrong People?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Organizations are reducing their workforces to reduce costs, but they may be sacrificing long-term stability for short-term savings.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/20/2020
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7 Tips on How to Build a Stronger Business/IT Partnership
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To create the organizational resilience necessary in this new normal, businesses need to stop thinking of IT teams as just expensive gatekeepers.
By Steve Wood, CPO, Boomi , 5/20/2020
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Helping Developers and Enterprises Answer the Skills Dilemma
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Understanding what developers want to upskill may be vital for retention and recruitment in an increasingly competitive search for top talent.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/19/2020
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Automating and Educating Business Processes with RPA, AI and ML
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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How are these technologies connected, what are the implementation challenges, and how are companies using them?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 5/18/2020
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Your Roadmap to AI and ML Deployments
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Donít adopt artificial intelligence and machine learning without having a real business problem to solve. Here are some ways to help build the right use cases.
By Sara Beck, Machine Learning Solution Principal, Slalom , 5/18/2020
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IT Spending Forecast: Unfortunately, It's Going to Hurt
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Gartner is forecasting an IT spending decline of 8% in 2020 with devices as the hardest hit category. Public cloud spending, however, will rise.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/15/2020
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Suddenly Remote: What the Open Source Community Can Teach Us
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Many individuals prefer to collaborate in person. But as a community that has operated remotely since its inception, the open source world can teach us a thing or two to ease the transition.
By Tim Mackey, Principal Security Strategy, Synopsys Cybersecurity Research Centre , 5/15/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now
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How 5G Rollout May Benefit Businesses More than Consumers
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IT Leadership in Education: Getting Online School Right
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  5/20/2020
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