Now 20 years old, AOL Instant Messenger is quietly heading to software's trash heap.By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 10/10/20172 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Interop ITX 2017 keynoter, Susie Wee, VP and CTO of DevNet Innovations for Cisco, sat down with us at the InformationWeek News Desk to talk about the intersection of applications and infrastructure. By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 10/10/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Use of technology is a defining characteristic of millennials, so if you don't provide simple and instant application access in the workplace they will find their own alternatives.By Oren Ariel, CTO and cofounder of Capriza , 10/5/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It's time for an IT overhaul, one that can support an organization's move through digital transformation.
By Tim Hebert, Chief Client Officer, Carousel Industries, Inc. , 9/25/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
The new enterprise IT help desk features bots, cloud monitoring, and consolidated views into problems, and it can be implemented today.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 9/14/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Now that you might be accustomed to using Siri, Alexa, Cortana or Google Assistant in your personal life, consider the potential for voice technology in the enterprise.By Jim Souders, CEO, Adaptiva , 9/12/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
You probably have noticed that the number of administrative assistants has declined over the years. Now, digital assistants and outsourcers may be ready to replace those who remain.By Patrick Thibodeau Freelance Reporter, 9/6/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT spending patterns make it clear that we are in a software and cloud-based world.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/25/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Building teams to execute on a digital strategy isn't just about hiring talent; companies have to rethink how they collaborate, manage processes, and reward people.By Andrew Horne IT Practice Leader, CEB, now Gartner, 8/23/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Some companies believe that collaboration in today's agile workplace suffers when employees are full-time telecommuters.By Patrick Thibodeau Freelance Reporter, 8/15/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As more enterprises discover AI-based business applications, the concept of transfer learning could help to level the playing field.By Mo Patel, Practice Director for AI and Deep Learning, Teradata , 8/15/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
IT organizations are quick to talk about hardware failures, software failures, and outages, but so often the cause of IT failures can be pinned on people.By Brian Amaro, Senior Solutions Architect, ScienceLogic , 8/11/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Field workers often create Excel spreadsheets to track data and run their processes. But what happens when there are dozens of these? Here's how Carlsberg Danmark centralized business process management, created an orderly system with consistent data, and saved hundreds of hours in backoffice time.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/7/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A swarm of collaboration tools in the typical enterprise presents challenges such as data silos and tool overload for managers. The solution just might be more, but better, tools.By Steve Flavell, co-CEO and co-founder of LoopUp , 7/26/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
There still are big opportunities for innovation in the enterprise, particularly when achieving efficiency is the goal. By Neil Kinson, Chief of Staff, Redwood Software , 7/24/20171 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Think you've seen changes in your IT group over the years? Well there have been just as many changes in the job market. Here's some advice to help you find that next great job.By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 7/17/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Being a data-driven organization is an ongoing process -- you need to invest in the right team, infrastructure, software, and processes that can promote lasting change.By Leon Tchikindas, Head of Analytics and Business Operations at Periscope Data , 7/13/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Amazon may be poised to enter the pharmacy as well as grocery business; it trains customers to expect quick delivery. By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/11/20170 comments | Read | Post a Comment
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