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Data Is the Lifeblood of Sales Intelligence Programs
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Turn sales professionals into their own data masters. Help them organize disparate data, which can lead to intelligence and actionable insights.
By Dave Egloff, Senior Director, Gartner , 6/7/2019
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Data-Driven Nudging: Cool or Uncool?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Many things in our modern world involve behavior modification. In fact, some organizations are setting up "nudge units," but why?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/4/2019
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Transform the workplace or hinder your workforce
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Organizations are entering a post-digital era, where being digital is a requirement rather than a choice.
By Marc Carrel-Billiard, Global Senior Managing Director, Accenture Labs , 5/2/2019
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3 Automation Technologies to Transform Your IT Department
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Itís time the world of IT embraces new automation technology within its own day-to-day work.
By Andy Dalton, Chief Information Officer, IVM, Inc. , 4/26/2019
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The Challenges and Rewards of Adopting DevOps
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DevOps is a journey without a destination. As new tools and practices develop, DevOps will continue to evolve.
By Joseph White, Senior VP of Enterprise Architecture, Finastra , 4/26/2019
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Data Privacy, Transparency Get New Weapon
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Osano and its browser plugin, Privacy Monitor, aim to provide consumers with transparency regarding consumer data privacy policies. The company will release data supply chain tools for companies later this year.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/22/2019
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Security: Why Education will Never be Enough
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After more than a decade of trying to educate users, IT security professionals still aren't getting their message through.
By FranÁois Amigorena, founder and CEO, IS Decisions , 4/3/2019
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10 Fixes for When Change Brings Your Systems to Their Knees
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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When your systems slow to a crawl it's easy to blame the technology, but some of the causes -- and fixes --may relate to how enterprises do business these days.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 4/1/2019
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How Productivity Software Reduces Collaboration Overload
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Beware of collaboration overload. The last thing any business leader wants is a team that is exhausted by unnecessary emails and meetings.
By Adam Williams, senior director of sales, Rackspace , 3/11/2019
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What Might Be Missing from Your Open Source Evaluation
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When implementing open source software, look beyond the license terms to understand who is driving change on the software.
By Ben Slater, CPO, Instaclustr , 2/19/2019
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11 Digital Transformation Hacks That Get Results
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Organizations tend to get different results with digital transformation. To realize business value, first realize that transformation isnít just about tech.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/18/2019
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Are Your Metrics Real?
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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The Internet is not fake, but protecting the value derived from online activity must account for social engineering. Hereís why.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 2/14/2019
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Enterprises are White Knights in Battle to Avoid AI Winter
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It is up to enterprise organizations, not just academia, to maintain artificial intelligence's momentum when it comes to innovation and adoption.
By Scott Clark, co-founder and CEO, SigOpt , 2/4/2019
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What You Need to Know About Augmented Analytics
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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As enterprises travel on a digital transformation path, they need to stay current with analytics, but itís not a linear journey.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/22/2019
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DevOps: Big Effort, Big Benefits
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Authors of the book Driving IT Innovation advise companies to act now, and not to stand by and wait for DevOps to be a fully mature IT concept.
By Heather Smith, senior research associate, and James McKeen, professor emeritus, Smith School of Business, Queenís University , 1/14/2019
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Expert Predictions on SaaS Use in 2019
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
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Analysts and solution provide expect new approaches to how enterprises and users utilize SaaS.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 1/14/2019
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Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at the pilot stage.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 1/10/2019
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What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/4/2019
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5G: The Next Retail Disrupter is on the Horizon
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5G wonít just be an improvement over 4G. It will be an entirely new form of connectivity. But will retailers be ready?
By Corey Pierson, Co-Founder and CEO, Custora , 1/3/2019
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A Roadmap for Becoming a Customer-Centric CIO
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The CIOís role isnít just about technology enablement these days; itís customer-facing, and it requires leadership, innovation, and strategic use of data.
By Cynthia Stoddard, SVP and CIO, Adobe , 12/21/2018
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