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Why the Pandemic Accelerated the Decline of the Data Dashboard
News  |  7/27/2021
An uncommon event like a pandemic means that last year's data can't be used to predict this year's conditions. What's next after that data dashboard?
Data and Analytics Salaries Heat Up in Recovery Economy
News  |  7/23/2021
After a year of uncertainty, the employment market for data scientists and analytics pros is heating up again.
Why IT Should Be the Next Focus of Your Sustainability Efforts
Commentary  |  7/22/2021
Reducing the environmental impacts from technology systems, devices, and capabilities can help companies reach their emissions goals.
Ways to Build a Talented and Reliable Work-at-Home IT Workforce
Commentary  |  7/21/2021
COVID-19 forced many organizations to create virtual IT teams. Things worked out so well that a growing number of IT leaders are now looking to build a permanent home-based workforce.
Remote Work Tops SF, NYC for Most High-Paying Job Openings
News  |  7/20/2021
The city with the largest number of high-paying job openings is no longer a city. It's remote work. And the trend is here to stay.
3 Ways To Make Conversational AI Work For Your Organization
Commentary  |  7/20/2021
There's little doubt that conversational AI is gaining momentum. The question is this: How can you use it to deliver real business value?
Seeking a Competitive Edge vs. Chasing Savings in the Cloud
Commentary  |  7/19/2021
Results from an Accenture survey point to risk of missing out on strategic advantages if organizations focus strictly on cost-savings from the cloud.
SAS Founders Call Off Sales Talks with Broadcom
Commentary  |  7/16/2021
Longtime analytics giant SAS briefly entertained the idea of being acquired by semiconductor giant Broadcom. Now that the talks are off, what's next for the 45-year-old enterprise stalwart?
How to Best Assess Your Security Posture
Commentary  |  7/15/2021
Cybersecurity is a rapidly moving target. If you don't understand your current state, how can you improve it?
Building a Post-Pandemic Cloud Strategy
Commentary  |  7/15/2021
Here's what every chief information officer needs to know to create an effective cloud strategy.
How to Become an IT Industry Thought Leader
Commentary  |  7/14/2021
Many IT executives -- and prospective executives -- would like to share their knowledge and insights as industry thought leaders. Here's a look at what you need to know to get started.
Four Best Practices for Successful AI Projects
Commentary  |  7/13/2021
While nearly all organizations believe AI would benefit their operations, very few have implemented it. Here are four best practices that can speed your implementation.
What You Need to Know About Ransomware Insurance
Commentary  |  7/12/2021
Ransomware can bring business operations to an instant halt. Ransomware insurance can limit the immediate and long-term financial damage.
IT Pro Salary Survey: What You Earned in 2020
News  |  7/7/2021
Did you get a raise in 2020? The InformationWeek 2020 IT Salary Survey lets you know how you stacked up against your peers during a year that was like no other.
Dealing with Disgruntled Employees
Commentary  |  7/7/2021
Disgruntled employees can cause a lot of damage. Here's how to recognize when there's an issue and act before it becomes a problem.
How COVID Expanded CIOs' Power and Influence
Commentary  |  7/6/2021
The pandemic changed many things both inside and outside the IT world. For chief information officers, it opened the door to a new era of authority and leadership.
Mondelez Takes a Low-Code, No-Code Approach to Development
Commentary  |  7/2/2021
Snack food giant Mondelēz aims to get ahead of the curve in software development by building up its citizen developer community.
How CIO Roles Will Change: The Future of Work
News  |  7/1/2021
Budgets will shift, and IT leaders must collaborate with HR and facilities teams as work moves from office centers to a new work-from-anywhere structure.
How to Get a Stronger Grip on Contract and Vendor Management
Commentary  |  7/1/2021
Vendor management and contracts are more important than they've ever been, yet many organizations can't afford a separate contract management function. Here are some best practices for IT teams.
ServiceNow’s CIO Sees Strategic Fit for Low-Code Development
News  |  6/30/2021
The reshaping of the CIO role and app development continues as more organizations find ways to include no code, low code, and citizen developers in their IT and operational strategies.
CIOs And CFOs Are Jointly Enabling the Future of Business
Commentary  |  6/30/2021
Many companies are investing more in IT and infrastructure to hit the ground running in 2021. Here's what CIOs and CFOs need to know to avoid falling behind.
10 Ways AI and ML Are Evolving
Slideshows  |  6/28/2021
If you think what's happening with artificial intelligence and machine learning is interesting now, just wait.
Fox Talks Building Up a Super Bowl-Grade Digital Platform
News  |  6/25/2021
Execs from the TV broadcaster spoke at the INS1GHTS conference about modernizing their tech stacks to meet digital demand.
The CIO's Role in Maintaining a Strong Supply Chain
Commentary  |  6/24/2021
As the pandemic proved, a strong supply chain is essential for immediate and long-term business health. CIOs are perfectly positioned to play an essential part here.
Digital Transformation is Not Magic
Commentary  |  6/24/2021
Transformation must be a way of life, not a one-and-done IT migration. IT teams that actively pursue new technologies will future proof the business.
More Remote Work Leads to More Employee Surveillance
News  |  6/23/2021
Looking to ensure remote worker productivity, organizations are turning to AI and surveillance technology. But 10% of workers are expected to try to subvert those efforts.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise CEO Says Future is Edge-to-Cloud
News  |  6/23/2021
The value of accessing data faster at the edge took center stage during keynote for HPE Discover 2021.
How to Retain Your IT Talent
Commentary  |  6/22/2021
Employee turnover is expensive, and it's a job seeker's market out there. Here's how to hang onto the talent you already have.
From AI to Teamwork: 7 Key Skills for Data Scientists
News  |  6/18/2021
Today's data scientists need more than proficiency in AI and Python. Organizations are looking for specialists who also feel at home in the C-suite.
Cloud Outage Fallout: Should You Brace for Future Disruption?
News  |  6/17/2021
The outage of Fastly's services lasted all of 49 minutes, yet its widespread impact shows how pervasive reliance on the cloud has become.
The CIO’s Role in Innovation
Commentary  |  6/17/2021
Innovation often comes from customer-driven feedback loops, but a CIO's organization can be the perfect "internal" testbed for innovation.
University CIO Modernizes Networking Infrastructure
News  |  6/16/2021
The University of Texas Arlington sought an AI-enabled Wi-Fi platform to improve student experience. The project came in the middle of a total IT overhaul.
3 Ways CIOs Can Enable Innovation Within a Hybrid Workforce
Commentary  |  6/16/2021
Preserving the momentum of innovation activities and generating new ones is a riddle that many CIOs needed to solve in the hybrid workplace.
10 Digital Transformation Mistakes to Avoid
Slideshows  |  6/15/2021
Most companies accelerated their digital transformation plans in 2020. Now, it's time to readjust to the new 'new normal.'
Green IT: Are We There Yet?
Commentary  |  6/15/2021
IT teams have long been trying to economize energy consumption in data centers, but they still have a way to go. Here are eight approaches that IT can use to further green initiatives.
How and Why Enterprises Must Tackle Ethical AI
News  |  6/14/2021
Artificial intelligence is becoming more common in enterprises, but ensuring ethical and responsible AI is not always a priority. Here's how organizations can make sure it is.
Becoming a Self-Taught Cybersecurity Pro
News  |  6/9/2021
Cybersecurity pros are in high demand. Here's how one system administrator developed his own personal online night school curriculum to gain the expertise for a successful security career.
IT Leadership: 10 Ways to Unleash Enterprise Innovation
Slideshows  |  6/8/2021
Most businesses consider themselves innovative, but their company culture and results suggest otherwise. Here are some insights that might help move the needle.
Ancestry’s DevOps Strategy to Control Its CI/CD Pipeline
News  |  6/4/2021
Genealogy company sought a different approach to corral its software development and deployment.
LogMeIn CIO: The Art of Integrating Acquisitions
News  |  6/2/2021
LogMeIn has integrated 10 acquisitions and divested two business unit sales over the last five years. The company's CIO shares his secrets on how to do it successfully.
Hiring and Attracting Tech Talent With an Engineering-First Mindset
Commentary  |  6/2/2021
In a job market where a skilled engineer can go across the street for a bigger paycheck, the best way to get and keep great employees is by building an environment where they can thrive.
One10’s AIOps and Cloud Journey to Software Modernization
News  |  6/1/2021
CIO discusses how the organization migrated custom solutions to cloud-based applications and AIOps to cut costs and the burden on in-house developers.
Investing in the Cybersecurity Workforce of Tomorrow
Commentary  |  6/1/2021
How can organizations help bridge the cybersecurity skills gap? Consider untapped talent pools, including those within your organization, partner with community groups, and more.
How Enterprises are Evolving Their NLP
Commentary  |  5/28/2021
Natural language processing is the subset of AI that powers voice bots and text-based analytics. Here's how it's evolving in the enterprise.
How SolarWinds Changed Cybersecurity Leadership's Priorities
News  |  5/26/2021
A new survey shows how IT security leaders have changed their focus after the SolarWinds attack and a year of the pandemic.
How CIOs Can Advance Company Sustainability Goals
Commentary  |  5/26/2021
Companies are under pressure to reduce their carbon footprint. CIOs play a critical role.
Return to Office Risks Worth Considering
Commentary  |  5/25/2021
In 2019, most white-collar employees worked in an office. In 2020, they worked from home. Now, it's a mix, but enterprises may not be prepared.
How IT Corrected Business Blind Spots During the Pandemic
Commentary  |  5/25/2021
IT leaders have been essential in correcting blind spots -- business and technology issues that lingered just outside the priority view -- that were exposed by the pandemic.
AT&T Communications CTO Legg on Transforming a Telecom Giant
News  |  5/24/2021
Nearly one year after taking on his current post, Jeremy Legg talks about leveraging the cloud and transformation at the mobile and broadband company.
ServiceNow's Acquisition Spree Adds Observability
News  |  5/20/2021
ServiceNow's acquisition program is aimed at creating the autonomous enterprise of the future. Here's how observability company Lightstep fits in.
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