The 185 IT professionals at the Washington Department of Corrections support the needs of approximately 8,000 corrections officers and staffers and track some 33,000 assets -- including everything from iPhones to Tasers. Here's the story of how the organization revamped its IT support and service management tools and processes -- and the surprising culture changes that came about as a result. By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 9/29/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Demand for data engineers is on the rise in enterprise, particularly in those organizations that aspire to be the next Uber or Airbnb. Here's a look at this quickly growing job category within IT.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/15/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The objective behind the White House's Federal Source Code policy is to ensure all agencies make custom-developed source code available for re-use across government. The aim is to make the government work more like developers in the private sector and to encourage sharing and collaboration.By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 8/9/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A study of Uber drivers finds that the company's algorithms amount to managerial control. However, it's not clear whether Uber's arrangement with its drivers can be applied to other organizations, including IT-oriented industries. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 8/2/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Kremlin dubs US charges of its involvement in hack of Democratic National Committee email system as mere attempts to exploit Russia during US election season.By Dark Reading Staff , 7/27/20165 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Genomic research and precision medicine are on the leading edge of cancer research and treatment, but the huge size of the data sets and the complexity of sharing those data sets among researchers thwarts progress. Here's one project that is aiming to remove those obstacles.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/19/20166 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The data and analytics skills gap is an obstacle to achieving digital transformation, according to a Gartner survey; Microsoft is looking to fill that skills gap with a new online degree program; and Pokémon Go's creator shares the secrets behind how the game's maps were created. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/17/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Gartner's updated IT spending forecast for 2016 is slightly improved, but the research firm warned that it doesn't account for the recent UK vote to leave the European Union. The Brexit vote will dampen IT spending worldwide.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/7/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
An internship at a Silicon Valley startup is one program aimed at helping close the cybersecurity skills gap.
By Emily Johnson Associate Editor, UBM Americas, 7/5/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
There's a growing generation gap when it comes the promise of revenues from data-driven projects. Where younger workers see the future, older workers may only see another cycle of tech hype.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/4/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Which companies are the best at attracting and retaining talent? In the US, the Top 10 are all technology companies, according to a new list of "Top Attractors" from LinkedIn, based on the careers social network site's internal research.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/21/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
New FireEye report shows significant decline in the number of Chinese cyber espionage attacks on the US since 2014, but China has definitely not stopped the intellectual property theft.By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/20/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Congressional members lay out details of the chain of events that led to the revelation of the Office of Personnel Management's big data breach. By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/9/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Digital transformation is disrupting enterprise IT. David Guzman, CIO of H.D. Smith, has ideas on how to survive and succeed through the disruption.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 5/18/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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