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Operate Like a Startup at Any Size
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A technology CEO shares his thoughts on what to consider when you are building an internal innovation hub.
By Robert Vis, CEO of Messagebird , 12/10/2018
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Why Data Scientists Should Make a Commitment to Diversity
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A more fair and safe society, as well as better products and services, can be enabled if the data science industry makes a commitment to hiring and cultivating diverse talent.
By Sophie Searcy, Senior Data Scientist, Metis , 12/7/2018
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Adopting Disruptive Tech is a Challenge; Hereís How to Make it Easier
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A good way to help your organization embrace new technology is something that has been a prominent entity at user group meetings for decades.
By Paul Mac Farland, Director of Solutions Engineering, Confluent , 12/6/2018
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Build Reliability into Autonomous and Intelligent Systems
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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When building and using autonomous and intelligent systems, itís important to know theyíre behaving reliably, because if things go wrong, they can do so at scale, fast.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/6/2018
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Daimler Financial Services CIO Says: Don't Get Comfortable
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Daimler Financial Services CIO Udo Neumann says you may be successful today, but unless you transform and innovate, that success will be gone.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/5/2018
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What to Look for in a Data Protection Officer, and Do You Need One?
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The hiring of a data protection officer is a key element of compliance with GDPR, but it's also an opportunity to differentiate your company.
By Jody Paterson, CEO of ERP Maestro , 12/4/2018
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Katrina Roberts, a CIO at American Express, Shares Hiring Strategy
Johanna Ambrosio, Tech Journalist
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Strategies for recruiting IT talent are changing rapidly, and it's not just about challenges. There are opportunities and benefits as well.
By Johanna Ambrosio Tech Journalist, 12/4/2018
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On Sale: AI Lessons from the Retail Industry
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All industries can learn from the retail sector's work with artificial intelligence, and explore how AI can define product and service offerings while also improving the customer experience.
By Matt Joe, Chief Technology Innovation Officer, Avanade , 12/3/2018
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9 Reasons Why Women Leave Tech Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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If you think most women quit because they just donít like working in IT or because their jobs donít offer the work-life balance or parental leave they need, think again.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/27/2018
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Why Banking Industry Cloud Strategies Lag Behind
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Research shows that banks have been slow to embrace the cloud, but maybe the reasons behind their reluctance don't apply any more.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/23/2018
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Open Source at 20: What's Next?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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As the open source movement reaches the two-decade milestone, thoughts turn to the movement's achievements and future goals.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/21/2018
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How Automation Empowers the CIO to Think Outside the IT Department
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The CIO's role is evolving into one that is more business focused, and it's a new generation of tech tools that enables that shift.
By Nancy Harris, EVP and Managing Director of Sage North America , 11/20/2018
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IT Recruiting: Time for New Approaches
Johanna Ambrosio, Tech Journalist
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In today's market you'll need to find experienced IT people differently than you have in the past. IT leaders and other experts talk about how they do it.
By Johanna Ambrosio Tech Journalist, 11/20/2018
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CIO Strategy: Kimberly-Clark's Digital Transformation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Consumer products icon Kimberly-Clark's CIO launched a digital transformation at the highest strategic levels. Here's her game plan.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/19/2018
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How to Navigate Continuing Education Opportunities
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With the rapid changes in technology it can be crucial for IT professionals to pursue continuing education opportunities.
By Andy Wasser and Summer Fowler, Carnegie Mellon University, Heinz College , 11/19/2018
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Decoding Programmers: How Emotions Can Change Code
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So, do you know which human emotions cause developers to commit more errors, or generate more code?
By Albert Ziegler, Data Scientist at Semmle , 11/15/2018
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Key Characteristics of Digitally Mature Organizations
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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This is what a successful digital transformation looks like, based on research into the characteristics of enterprises that have succeeded with transformations in real life.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/14/2018
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How Low Code Benefits Application Development
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Low code platforms can speed up application development and increase the size of your pool of developers.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/13/2018
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What Special Ops Taught Me About TechOps
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A look at how a day of special forces-style training delivered benefits in the technology realm.
By Lucas Villeneuve, Systems Engineer at Constant Contact , 11/12/2018
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Consider Our Vets and One Younger Source as Tech Pros
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Veterans Day is an appropriate time to remember that the millions of US vets represent a talented tech workforce. At the same time, maybe there's a second way to help close the tech talent gap.
By Barb Darrow, Senior Director, Communications, Oracle , 11/11/2018
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6 Tech Trends for the Enterprise in 2019
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Tech Vendors to Watch in 2019
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief,  11/13/2018
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How Automation Empowers the CIO to Think Outside the IT Department
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