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AI: Here Today, Everywhere Tomorrow?
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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Lots of enterprises have a long way to go before they roll out AI-based applications. Where are you on the path to AI?
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 1/26/2018
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10 Most In-Demand Programming Languages of 2018
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Do you have the skills you'll need to succeed this year, or are you still betting on a COBOL revival?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/22/2018
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Big Data in the Cloud: Avoiding Vendor Lock-in
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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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Why Enterprises Should Experiment With Blockchain
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Blockchain isnít yet a silver bullet for businesses, but nonetheless it's evolving at a pace that demonstrates value for enterprise-level companies
By Ralph Tkatchuk, TK Data Sec , 6/19/2018
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The Right Fit: Choosing an AI Strategy
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Dun & Bradstreet is transforming its own internal AI and analytics operations, even as it helps customers with their analytics and machine learning transformations.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/19/2018
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3 Considerations When Implementing Digital Transformation
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Get your digital transformation initiative off on the right foot by addressing three basic issues right up front.
By Fil Firmani, VP Product Management, Duck Creek Technologies , 6/15/2018
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Containerized Apps: An 8-Point Security Checklist
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
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Here are eight measures to take to ensure the security of your containerized application environment.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 6/14/2018
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5 Steps to Put a Faltering DevOps Plan Back on Track
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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The best laid plans of DevOps adopters often go awry. Here's how you can fix things.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/14/2018
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Understand the Power of Internal APIs
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Missing the transition from legacy integration to using APIs to connect internal systems might prove the difference between business success and failure.
By Brian Pagano, Global Platform Strategist, Google , 6/13/2018
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How One Manufacturer Developed its Own SaaS
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In the future every company will become a software company, building their own applications backed by advanced analytics, and delivered as software as a service. For some companies, the future is arriving now.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/13/2018
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New Hack Weaponizes the Web Cache
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
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Researcher exploits design flaws in Web caching to take control of popular websites, frameworks Ė and the Mozilla Firefox browser infrastructure.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 6/12/2018
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What the Evolving Icebox Says About the Role for IT
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IT is no longer just about keeping the lights on. These days organizations are relying on IT to help deliver a competitive edge through digitization.
By Pradeep Amladi, vice president and global marketing head, SAP , 6/11/2018
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Why AI is So Brilliant and So Stupid
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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For all of the promise that artificial intelligence represents, a successful AI initiative still requires all of the right pieces to come together.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/11/2018
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How AI Can Combat Labor Displacement
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Artificial intelligence just might be as much a prevention or cure for job loss as a cause.
By Gianni Giacomelli and Prashant Shukla, Genpact , 6/11/2018
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Why DevOps Is Your Key to Becoming a Digital Entity
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
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Becoming a digital entity isn't just about buying new technology, but also means creating new and advanced competitive capabilities by aligning technology processes with the business.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 6/7/2018
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Traditional ERP Falls into the Arms of Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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SAP and Oracle have been talking about the cloud for years, but it's no small task to move huge installed bases of on-premises software. New cloud moves show a new momentum.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/7/2018
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Why Microsoft's GitHub Deal Isn't a Sign of the Apocalypse
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Fear not, developers. The open source development community will thrive, no matter who's running the show.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/6/2018
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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
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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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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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