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Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institution’s digital operations.
By Dave Michaud, VP, General Manager, Contegix , 10/21/2020
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IBM Research’s Chief Scientist Talks AI for Cloud Migration
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/15/2020
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Think Like a Chief Innovation Officer and Get Work Done
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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VMware CTO’s keynote at Interop addressed coping with mismatches between business practices and adopting new technology in an organization.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/13/2020
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10 Trends Accelerating Edge Computing
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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As a result of recent events and new technologies, more enterprises are investing in edge computing.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 10/8/2020
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Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/5/2020
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Nvidia and VMware CEOs Explore AI Infrastructure Potential
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Discussion at VMworld points to possibilities that AI might open up for cloud, software development, and automation in business.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/30/2020
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Microsoft Exec: How Enterprises are Democratizing Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
During her Interop Digital keynote, Microsoft's Alysa Taylor will discuss how technology has been a catalyst for accelerated value and change in 2020.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/29/2020
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Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/25/2020
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VMware’s Greg Lavender to Speak on Getting IT Done
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Interop keynote session will tackle exploring innovation while also maintaining systems.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/23/2020
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Rise of the Data Disruption Economy in the Wake of COVID-19
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/17/2020
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The Other CFO: The Rise of the Cloud Economist
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Here’s why you need someone on hand who understands the technical and financial aspects of cloud management so that things don’t spiral out of control.
By Rani Johnson, Chief Information Officer, SolarWinds , 9/14/2020
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Law Enforcement Turns to a Cloud Platform for Accountability
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
The pandemic and overall public discussions about law enforcement cast a light on streamlining and providing transparency in standards and accreditation management.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/11/2020
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Why More Healthcare Providers are Moving to Public Cloud
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As the pandemic continues to test the limits of healthcare providers, the public cloud can support surge care capacity and ensure resilient technology infrastructure.
By Oleg Kucheryavenko, Cloud & Innovation Lead, Accenture Health , 9/9/2020
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The Growing Security Priority for DevOps and Cloud Migration
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Survey asserts security may be increasingly top of mind, but many organizations are unsatisfied with their current footing on that front.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/3/2020
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Tackle.io's Experience With Monitoring Tools That Support Serverless
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Continuous app deployment via the cloud can lead to errors that monitoring software may help sort out.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/31/2020
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How a Remote Work Platform Aided a Security and Risk Manager
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Continuity Global Solutions found a long-term way to handle confidential team collaboration through Workstorm’s platform.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/27/2020
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Unmasking the Black Box Problem of Machine Learning
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Standard Chartered taps Truera to pull back the veil for better transparency on how its data gets analyzed and the predictions algorithms make.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/24/2020
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Kubecon + CloudNativeCon Shows Enterprise Software Dev Growth
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
More developers are going cloud native, with enterprise software production expected to follow suit, according to the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/20/2020
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Modernizing a 911 Call Center by Taking It Cloud Native
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Logan County, West Virginia, updates its emergency operations resources with cloud-based platforms that offer access to location data and onsite video.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/17/2020
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Shifting Cloud Adoption in the Enterprise
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Portability of applications, seamless data integration, and business alliances between vendors means enterprises need to prepare for omni-cloud adoptions soon.
By Michael Kollar, SVP, Atos North America , 8/12/2020
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