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Kick the IT-Business, Love-Hate Bond up a Notch
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Satire
As businesses wrestle with the challenges that come with new technologies and concepts such as transformation it's more important than ever that IT and business leaders work as partners.
By Esther Shein, Technology Journalist , 12/13/2017
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Agile Transformation: Get Started, by Stopping
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Start an Agile initiative by carefully taking stock of the organization's goals, challenges, and capabilities.
By Todd Ducharme, Vice President, Consulting, at NeuEon , 12/12/2017
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5 Survival Tactics for Enterprise CIOs in 2018
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Longtime tech industry pundit Tim O'Reilly sat down with InformationWeek to talk about the future of business, society, and the enterprise. Here's what he says enterprises must do to compete in a changing business environment.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/11/2017
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AWS Ignites Debate About the Death of IT Ops
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Commentary
Amazon's announcements at AWS RE:Invent make it highlight an AWS message that serverless is the way to go, which isn't good news for those in operations jobs.
By Tom Petrocelli, Contributing Analyst, Amalgam Insights. , 12/11/2017
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To Find IT Talent, Think Differently – and Move Quickly
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Satire
You might not be able to compete with the behemoths, but there are some things you can do to find great talent. Think about partnering with other companies and how multi-disciplinary teams can help fill gaps.
By Matt Hamblen, technology journalist , 12/11/2017
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IT Versus the Organization
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
There are significant gaps in how IT professionals and business leaders view issues such as aligning tech with business goals. Experts share some thoughts on how to close the gaps.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 12/8/2017
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A Check-Up for Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
As organizations get ready to invest (or further invest) in AI, some recent research efforts offer insight into what the status quo is around AI in the enterprise and the barriers that could impede adoption.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 12/7/2017
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How CIO/CFO Relationships Are Evolving
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
In an era when organizations have to move forward quickly with innovative -- often expensive -- tech initiatives, CIOs and CFOs may have to form a partnership.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/6/2017
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Give Yourself the Gift of Tech Education
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Satire
The special advance rate for Interop ITX event registration expires December 15. Take time out from holiday shopping to invest in your career.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 12/5/2017
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Beware Analytics' Mid-Life Crisis
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
Analytics is spreading out to more departments that want to optimize their operations, but that may give users a false sense of freedom from IT. Here are some dynamics currently affecting IT.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/4/2017
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How to Spin off an IT Startup
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Commentary
Executives who have done it share their experiences and advice on knowing when and how to spin off an IT-based startup.
By Mary Shacklett, founder and owner of Transworld Data , 12/1/2017
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Capital One: DevOps at Its Core
Tony Kontzer,
News
Financial services firm Capital One is committed to using DevOps, and the approach is working.
By Tony Kontzer , 11/30/2017
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Changing How We Re-Skill in the Age of Automation
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Faced with the rapid pace of technology changes, organizations have to plan for continuous re-skilling of their tech workforces.
By Rostow Ravanan, CEO, Mindtree , 11/29/2017
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IT Job Satisfaction on the Upswing
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
News
IT was once viewed as a back-office function, filled with disgruntled, reserved workers, but the view of the IT role and worker is changing, and it’s showing in IT job satisfaction levels.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 11/29/2017
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Openness – The Key to Rapid Change in the Digital Era
Andrew Horne, IT Practice Leader, CEB, now Gartner
Commentary
Change is never easy, particularly in an age of constant change. So, consider new ways to implement change and smooth the process.
By Andrew Horne IT Practice Leader, CEB, now Gartner, 11/21/2017
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DevOps Benefits Shine Through at Summit
Tony Kontzer,
News
Real-world DevOps implementers highlight how varied organizations discovered benefits from DevOps, even if they had to clear some hurdles on the path to success.
By Tony Kontzer , 11/21/2017
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Hacking ‘Hack Week’ -- A Few Things We Learned
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Commentary
Good intentions alone don't make for a successful hackathon. Here are some lessons learned at Adobe.
By David Parmenter, Director of Data and Engineering, Adobe , 11/21/2017
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How to Break into an Analytics Career
Jen Underwood, Impact Analytix
Commentary
Are you ready to take the leap into an analytics career? Here are some keys to getting started.
By Jen Underwood Impact Analytix, 11/20/2017
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9 'People Problems' Plaguing DevOps
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
When enterprise IT teams transition to a DevOps approach, they often face difficult organizational and cultural challenges.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 11/16/2017
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Burnout Prevention: Do We Need a Corporate Disabled List?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Employee burnout is a growing problem, and in the IT sector -- with its ever-evolving technologies and demands from business leaders -- is no exception.
By Mike Tierney, CEO of Veriato , 11/15/2017
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