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How the JEDI Cancellation May Influence Future IT Contracts
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
When the Pentagon pulled the plug on the $10 billion cloud deal, it raised questions on how big IT contracts might be handled going forward.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/21/2021
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Seeking a Competitive Edge vs. Chasing Savings in the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Results from an Accenture survey point to risk of missing out on strategic advantages if organizations focus strictly on cost-savings from the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/19/2021
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How Cloud Can Drive Sustainable, Data-Driven Success
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Chief information officers have been charged with driving financial, security, and agility benefits through cloud, but sustainability is quickly becoming another imperative for technology leaders.
By Karthik Narain, Accenture Cloud First Lead , 7/19/2021
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Building a Post-Pandemic Cloud Strategy
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Hereís what every chief information officer needs to know to create an effective cloud strategy.
By Jenny Koehler, Cloud & Digital Leader, PwC , 7/15/2021
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How CIOs Should Manage the Rapid Shift to the Cloud
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Commentary
The pandemic caused a rapid acceleration of organizations shifting to the cloud. Now is the time to take a step back to review your move to the cloud to ensure itís strategic and effective.
By Venkat Rajaji, Vice President of Product Management, Quest Software , 7/12/2021
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Define Your Cloud Strategy by Starting With Why
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Companies tend to look at cloud in terms of 'what,' not 'why.' Following are three important why questions to ask.
By Eric Thiel, Director, Developer Experience, Cisco , 7/6/2021
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Fox Talks Building Up a Super Bowl-Grade Digital Platform
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Execs from the TV broadcaster spoke at the INS1GHTS conference about modernizing their tech stacks to meet digital demand.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/25/2021
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Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Says Future is Edge-to-Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The value of accessing data faster at the edge took center stage during keynote for HPE Discover 2021.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/23/2021
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How to Avoid the Leading Cloud Migration Mistakes
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Moving operations into the cloud doesn't have to be a floating nightmare. Avoiding five common migration mistakes will help ensure a smooth and fast transition.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/21/2021
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AIOps in the Cloud? Not So Fast
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AIOps is a trending buzzword in the cloud sector. CIOs are skeptical now, but that won't last.
By Jonathan Cyr, VP of Product Management, Virtana , 6/18/2021
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Cloud Outage Fallout: Should You Brace for Future Disruption?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The outage of Fastlyís services lasted all of 49 minutes, yet its widespread impact shows how pervasive reliance on the cloud has become.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/17/2021
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University CIO Modernizes Networking Infrastructure
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The University of Texas Arlington sought an AI-enabled Wi-Fi platform to improve student experience. The project came in the middle of a total IT overhaul.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/16/2021
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Checks and Balances: 3 Tips for Securing SaaS Apps
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Commentary
Software as a service users are bypassing on-premises IT security solutions. CISOs can lower enterprise risks using a modern security approach to enable business users while keeping data safe.
By Eric Kaasenbrood, CISO, Unit4 , 6/14/2021
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Syngenta Talks Cloud Migration and Digital Agriculture
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Research and agriculture technology provider turned to automation software to make its data and resources more digestible for a move to the cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/9/2021
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Ways to Put a Lid on Cloud Waste
Mary E. Shacklett, Technology commentator and President of Transworld Data
Commentary
Itís easy to underuse and overspend on cloud assets. The good news is that there are tools and practices that IT can apply to better manage cloud assets and tamp down the waste.
By Mary E. Shacklett Technology commentator and President of Transworld Data, 6/7/2021
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Making the Move to a SaaS Usage-Based Model
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For enterprise companies making the transition from on-premises to SaaS, here are four things they should prioritize to set themselves up for success.
By Ken Englund, EY Americas Technology Leader , 6/7/2021
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One10ís AIOps and Cloud Journey to Software Modernization
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
CIO discusses how the organization migrated custom solutions to cloud-based applications and AIOps to cut costs and the burden on in-house developers.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/1/2021
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The Future State of the Cloud
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Here are some trends revealed from a decadeís worth of research.
By Brian Adler, Senior Director, Cloud Market Strategy, Flexera , 5/24/2021
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What Will Be the Next New Normal in Cloud Software Security?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Accelerated moves to the cloud made sense at the height of the pandemic -- organizations may face different concerns in the future.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/10/2021
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The Cloud Comes of Age Amid Unprecedented Change
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The cloud is set to help businesses lead by outmaneuvering uncertainty. Itís now imperative that they lean into the cloud and catch up with leaders before the gap becomes too large.
By Karthik Narain, Global Lead, Accenture Cloud First , 5/10/2021
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