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Taking Steps To Boost Automated Cloud Governance
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
ONUGís recent whitepaper outlines how establishing uniform event reporting could lead to improved transparency from cloud providers.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/6/2020
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3 Tips to Recognize Hidden Costs of the Cloud
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Cloud usage and demand has spiked, but businesses must be wary of hidden cloud ďgotchasĒ when it comes to modernizing and scaling their cloud infrastructure.
By William McKnight, President, McKnight Consulting Group , 7/6/2020
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Rethinking Technology Road Maps for the Second Half of 2020
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Businesses are now able to look again at the future of technology and their technology road maps in a new light -- and many realize that their priorities have drastically changed.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 7/2/2020
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IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/30/2020
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How Liberty Mutualís Cloud Journey Led to Going Serverless
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Making the move from datacenters to the cloud set off a transformation strategy that created new operational opportunities and cost savings.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/29/2020
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CCA Turns to Analytics to Better Monitor Vulnerable Patients
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Lookerís COVID-19 Data Block and the Google Cloud platform boost healthcare providerís predictive analysis for patient care.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/25/2020
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CIOs Shift IT Budgets Amid COVID Crisis
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CIOs have shifted their budgets to fund the great migration to enable employees to work from home, even as they are rethinking investments to make going forward.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/24/2020
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Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
A new survey finds that organizations plan to migrate the majority of their applications to the cloud over the next year. Microservices and SRE are also gaining steam.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/22/2020
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Cloud 101: Getting Started and Saving Costs
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No doubt, wide adoption of the cloud as a one-size-fits-all solution brings tons of benefits to the table. However, they come at a cost not everyone can handle.
By Sergiy Seletskyi, IoT Practice Leader, Head of CoE, Intellias , 6/19/2020
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Tech Giants Back Off Selling Facial Recognition AI to Police
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft have all taken steps to stop making their facial recognition AI software available to the police. Now it's time for lawmakers to set some rules.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/15/2020
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8 Tips for Growth in an XaaS Business Model
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Companies should use an XaaS strategy to outpace competition, cut acquisition costs and boost efficiency. Here are ways you can get there.
By Vik Viniak, Managing Director, Accenture , 6/15/2020
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CIO Re-Energizes IT Infrastructure with Public Cloud Move
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CIO Chris Foster said the move to public cloud has cut costs (but not staff), provided access to advanced technology such as machine learning and AI, and accelerated efforts to work-from-home.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/11/2020
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How Cloud Is Enabling Autonomous Systems
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
The soft economy just gave cloud adoption a shove. Get ready for more autonomous IT resources.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/8/2020
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How to Optimize Your Cloud Investment
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For those looking to reduce cloud costs as much as possible, here are four tips to help improve your overall investment.
By John Gray, CTO, InterVision , 6/8/2020
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Why Vodafone Greece Devs Migrated to Red Hatís Quarkus
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Changing gears to another framework helped reduce boot times and resource usage, especially during traffic spikes.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/2/2020
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Tips on Digital Adoption and Transformation from Tesla
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Former director of learning shares some of the mindset that drives the electric car makerís strategy for fueling external and internal adoption.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/28/2020
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Cloud Strategies Aren't Just About Digital Transformation Anymore
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Cloud migrations are accelerating in the wake of the pandemic. The new normal is even more virtual.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/26/2020
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Adapting Cloud Security and Data Management Under Quarantine
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
With remote operations in place, organizations face mixed IT environments that could raise new concerns as they maintain operations.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/14/2020
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The Best Ways to Gain Control Over a Multi-Cloud Environment
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Driving this to full potential requires planning, a commitment to standardization and compatible management tools. Here are steps to take to reach these goals.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/11/2020
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How Onyx Supports Its Cloud Migration with MicroStrategy
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Fluctuating needs for memory and the ease of automation compelled the commission processor to look for new alternatives to old methods.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/11/2020
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