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3 Ways IT Leaders Can Deliver Business Transformation
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As the world of technology continues to change at a rapid pace, so do the roles and responsibilities of IT leaders.
By Scott Moody, VP of IT, Carousel Industries , 6/20/2018
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Big Data in the Cloud: Avoiding Vendor Lock-in
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
More enterprise application and big data vendors are pursuing a cloud-agnostic strategy -- supporting AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud. Big data platform provider Hortonworks is taking that strategy one step farther.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/20/2018
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Cut Data Center Costs Without Sacrificing Performance
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While organizations are placing greater demand on data centers, IT managers do have ways to work within tight budgets.
By Tim Dixon is CEO of InterOptic , 6/19/2018
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Are Biometrics Good or Bad for Digital Security?
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Good arguments can be made for use of biometrics in security, but the technology does have is flaws.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 6/8/2018
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Four Tips for a Successful IoT Deployment
Steve Kovsky, Technology Journalist
Satire
IoT experts share some advice for companies embarking on their first, or maybe their first "successful", IoT initiative.
By Steve Kovsky Technology Journalist, 6/5/2018
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Top 11 MBA Programs for IT Leaders
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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These leading university masters programs could help you take your IT career to the next level.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 6/5/2018
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Why Quantum Computing Should Be on Your Radar Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Boston Consulting Group and Forrester are advising clients to get smart about quantum computing and start experimenting now so they can separate hype from reality.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/4/2018
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The Regulation Cycle: Putting GDPR in Context
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Just as regulations were needed for the auto industry to mature, regulations like GDPR help data-driven marketing to grow up.
By Bonnie Crater, CEO, Full Circle Insights , 6/4/2018
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The Cloud Isnít Just About Saving Money
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Successful cloud implementations are driven by speed, flexibility and fine-grained resource management. Focus on these drivers, and the savings will accumulate.
By Mark Gonzales, Senior Director, Customer Technology, Elicit , 6/1/2018
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How to Be the Global IT Executive
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IT managers who can adapt their personal styles to the needs of local cultures and employees are best positioned to succeed in the global arena.
By Mary Shacklett, founder and owner of Transworld Data , 5/31/2018
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IBM Bets On Private Cloud Data Platform
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Assembling the pieces to create a modern platform for data management, data governance, and data science can be complex. IBM says it's done the heavy lifting with a private, on-premises cloud platform to do the work.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/31/2018
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A Machine Infrastructure to Get Value from AI
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A key to your success with AI is building out an infrastructure that will support today's apps but also the workloads and data volumes of the future.
By Fred Sadaghiani, CTO, Sift Science , 5/29/2018
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Top Enterprises Eye Migrating Core Apps to the Public Cloud
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Customer-facing giants find that innovation, agility and cost benefits outweigh the negatives. Will Verizon's migration inspire others to follow?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/29/2018
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Artificial Intelligence: Job Killer or Creator?
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It is clear that artificial intelligence will cause disruption in the workplace, but will it actually lead to mass job losses and discontent?
By Sudhir Agarwal, CEO, Everise, C3 Customer Contact Channels , 5/28/2018
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9 Traits of Emerging Disruptors
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Disruption causes quantum shifts in industries and societal behavior by digitizing the analog, upending economic models and otherwise challenging the status quo. The disruptors differently and act differently than the incumbents. Let's look at how.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/25/2018
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GDPR and the End of the World
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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Let's put the GDPR compliance deadline in perspective. It should change the way we look at privacy and data.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/25/2018
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Take a Wrong Turn with ERP and Wind up in Court
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Lesson learned decades after the dawn of ERP software: Read the fine print, and understand exactly what it means.
By John Berry, Technology Journalist , 5/24/2018
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DevOps at Scale: Best Practices in Use Today
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IT professionals in the field discuss some of the best practices that help to make DevOps initiatives successful.
By Chuck Gehman, Technical Marketing Engineer, Perforce Software , 5/23/2018
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Debiasing Our Statistical Algorithms Down to Their Roots
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Eliminating bias in the data and algorithms that drive artificial intelligence and machine learning initiatives requires constant vigilance on the part of not only data scientists but up and down the corporate ranks.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 5/23/2018
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How Blockchain Can Save a Childís Identity
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One in six people around the globe lack a legal identity, making it almost impossible for them to get real jobs, to vote, and to own property. Blockchain promises to give them proof of identity.
By Dan Puterbaugh, Director of Strategic Development, Adobe. , 5/22/2018
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