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Donít Get Side-Tracked by Flashy Metrics, Success is in the People
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Defining KPIs can be a whole different ballpark when youíre in public sector IT. But even if youíre not, the takeaway from these stories can easily be applied to the private sector: Focus on the impact, the people -- the customers -- and success will follow.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 5/22/2018
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Experts from Across the IT Spectrum Share Insights from Interop ITX
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[VIDEO] IT leaders and experts, including keynote speaker, Beth Niblock, CIO, City of Detroit, share highlights from their presentations at Interop ITX 2018 along with insights about the future of IT.
By InformationWeek , 5/15/2018
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11 IT Leaders and Experts Share Highlights from Interop ITX
InformationWeek,
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[VIDEO] If you missed Interop ITX or would like to relive it, we have you covered. We've compiled 11 interviews with IT leaders and experts who attended and spoke at Interop ITX 2018, including keynote speakers Sam Ramji, VP Product Management, Google Cloud and Joe Barkai, Consultant, Speaker, Author and Blogger.
By InformationWeek , 5/15/2018
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How to Kickstart Digital Transformation: Government Edition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Private companies have conditioned us to expect instant response and services, so we expect that from government agencies, too. But government doesn't always have the same funding that private companies do. Here's how these enterprises are addressing their digital transformations.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/15/2018
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Workforce Analytics Move Beyond HR
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Workforce analytics have traditionally focused on HR's use of them when their value can actually have significant overall business impacts. Realizing this, more business leaders are demanding insights into workforce dynamics to unearth insights that weren't apparent before.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/14/2018
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Interop ITX Reflections: Expert Advice, Predictions, and More
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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There was no shortage of expert advice and sage predictions as takeaways from last week's Interop ITX conference. Here are some examples.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/10/2018
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10 Leading Female CIOs
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
While women are still underrepresented in IT, quite a few of the world's largest organizations have female CIOs.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 5/8/2018
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The Transformation of Detroit's IT: From Win XP to EMail that Works
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Beth Niblock moved to Detroit as CIO to transform the crumbling, antiquated IT operation and infrastructure. Here's what her team has accomplished in 4 years with the limited resources available to a city in bankruptcy.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/2/2018
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AI and Careers: Predicting Where The Jobs Will Be
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Experts agree that artificial intelligence and automation will impact jobs -- eliminating many and creating some, too. Here's what a group of experts had to say during a Congressional hearing about just how AI will impact tomorrow's workforce.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/30/2018
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Has IT Gone Packaged Software Crazy?
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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When it comes to software, why choose out-of-the-box plain vanilla when thereís a rainbow of other flavors that you can choose from and swirl together?
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 4/26/2018
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A Cyber Breach Contingency Plan is Not Just the CIO's Responsibility
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Ask any CIO and they'll likely tell you one of their greatest fears is a data breach, and rightfully so. Having a plan in place for when the worst does happen and knowing there's a team of people to back you up should relieve some of the anxiety.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 4/2/2018
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10 Women in Security You May Not Know But Should
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
The first in a series of articles shining a spotlight on women who are quietly changing the game in cybersecurity.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 3/30/2018
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To Get Ahead in Tech, Treat Soft Skills Like Technical Skills
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
Satire
Despite the name, soft skills are actually really hard to master. Yet more and more, they're proving to be the attributes that give candidates an edge when looking for new roles and leadership positions.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 3/29/2018
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Fixing Hacks Has Deadly Impact on Hospitals
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
A study from Vanderbilt University shows that remediating data breaches has a very real impact on mortality rates at hospitals.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 3/28/2018
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Government IT's Risks and Rich Rewards
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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As Detroit CIO Beth Niblock knows, government IT means dealing with challenges and risks, but the rewards when tech makes lives better are worth it.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 3/21/2018
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Government IT: Time to Catch Up
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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What's the most pressing issue in government IT? Well, the resistance to it.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 2/27/2018
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5 Tech Trends for the Enterprise in 2018
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The Accenture Vision 2018 report has identified five trends for CIOs and other executives for the year ahead, including citizen AI, extended reality, and data veracity.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/15/2018
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Careers in 2018: Tips from a Top Analytics Recruiter
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Top quantitative executive recruiter Linda Burtch of Burtchworks provides insight into how to keep yourself competitive in data science, business intelligence, and other analytics-related careers. Here's how to get ready for a future of new technology, including AI, natural language processing, and IoT.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/8/2018
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5 Keys to Asking Better Questions of Data Scientists
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Some enterprises struggle to drive business value from data science efforts because the business and data scientists are not communicating or collaborating well. Here are five things you can do to improve the cross-functional relationships and ROI.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/1/2018
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CDOs Prove Their Worth in an Analytics-Driven Business World
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Research shows that chief data officers are helping their organizations turn data into dollars.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/31/2018
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