At its Symposium/ITxpo show, Gartner released new worldwide IT spending numbers that predict enterprises will spend up to $3.5 trillion on technology in 2017. That's an increase of about 3% over 2016, with much of that money going toward software and services.By Scott Ferguson Director of Audience Development, UBM Tech, 10/20/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
The CISO has traditionally reported to the CIO, but this is changing as security becomes more important. How will this change their relationship, and how can they better work together?By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 10/19/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
DevOps means a massive change for most organizations and requires serious commitment from management and workers. It isn't for everyone, but is it really for anyone? Here are nine reasons DevOps might not be right for you and your organization.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/19/20163 comments | Read | Post a Comment
McDonald's worldwide has to onboard more than 700,000 people a year. A new cloud-based document infrastructure lets the company save money and time while keeping consistency high.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 10/17/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In a filing with the SEC, HP said the cuts are part of a restructuring designed to reduce costs. The news came the same week that Gartner reported an 8th consecutive quarter of declining PC shipments.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/17/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Chris Savoie, director of product strategy at Workfront, has spent the past 12 years leading Agile IT teams. While the productivity improvements of Agile methodology are well documented, we rarely hear about how Agile affects IT morale. Here, Chris shares five things he learned along the way, and how his IT team benefited in the process.By Chris Savoie Director of Product Strategy, Workfront, 10/10/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Businesses are more comfortable with the cloud and have increased their security spending, but still face a shortage of skilled cybersecurity workers.
By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 10/6/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Women in IT are still earning significantly less than their male counterparts, according to the InformationWeek 2016 US IT Salary Survey. Take a look at our findings, and then let us know how your compensation stacks up. By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 10/6/20164 comments | Read | Post a Comment
'Sellers' market' for IT security professionals, but more than two-thirds lack a clear career path in the field. By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 10/5/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
State CIOs are not immune to the enterprise transformation issues that are hitting IT organizations everywhere. Here's a look inside the trends at the state government level, from the annual NASCIO State CIO Survey for 2016.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/3/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In 2016, median base salary for IT management professionals -- including CIOs, CTOs, and VPs -- is $112,000 annually, and has remained flat in the past 12 months. Of course, certain management roles are commanding a much higher compensation package than the median, and we're highlighting 10 of them here. See how your compensation stacks up.By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 9/28/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Looking for a unicorn? Get in line. Actual data scientists are in high demand, and there's not enough of them to go around. If you want to identify the right talent, consider these tips.By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/26/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
IT pros and developers looking for new opportunities and new grads looking for an advantage in getting that first IT job are exploring new education options -- IT and technology education boot camps. In this InformationWeek Expert Voice podcast, we spoke with a provider of these intensive sessions about what they are and why they are becoming popular now.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/23/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Median base annual salary for IT workers was flat this year, according to the results of the InformationWeek 2016 US IT Salary Survey. Still, certain roles -- including architect, project leader, and security specialist -- are commanding much higher median salaries than other roles. See if you're in one of the 10 best-paying IT staff positions -- and how your total compensation stacks up.By Susan Nunziata Editorial Director, 9/23/20167 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In this episode of InformationWeek's Expert Voice podcast we talk with Martha Heller, president of Heller Search Associates, about her new book "Be the Business" and about what that idea means for CIOs.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/16/20161 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Demand for data engineers is on the rise in enterprise, particularly in those organizations that aspire to be the next Uber or Airbnb. Here's a look at this quickly growing job category within IT.By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/15/20160 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In the age of DevOps, it's not unusual for a non-development IT manager to be charged with overseeing the dev team. This can be shock for both sides. But with the right attitude -- and these seven tips -- you can make sure that your move to managing developers is successful.By Curtis Franklin Jr. Executive Editor, Technical Content, 9/15/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
It's smart for businesses to strengthen their relationships with law enforcement before a cyberattack takes place. Whom should they contact, and how will it help after a breach?By Kelly Sheridan Associate Editor, InformationWeek, 9/14/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Whether you are an IT pro looking to add data analytics and data science skills to your repertoire, or you are looking to make a career change from IT to the data analytics field, here are seven tips that can give you a head start. By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Attracting top tech talent can be a challenge, especially at a time when competition is fierce for a limited supply of qualified applicants. Here are five tactics that can be effective. By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 9/9/20162 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Top IT Trends to Watch in Financial ServicesIT pros at banks, investment houses, insurance companies, and other financial services organizations are focused on a range of issues, from peer-to-peer lending to cybersecurity to performance, agility, and compliance. It all matters.
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