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Future IT Teams Will Include More Non-Traditional Members
Commentary  |  4/1/2020
Despite the rise of IT-related AI, automation and self-healing systems, companies are still facing IT shortages as they become increasingly digital.
The Robots Are Still Coming
Commentary  |  4/1/2020
More people are needed for blue collar jobs in areas where AI-enabled automation was to have the most impact. So where are the robots?
Enterprise AI Goes Mainstream, but Maturity Must Wait
Commentary  |  3/31/2020
An O'Reilly survey illustrates how enterprise groups are moving more applications into production, but also how companies face cultural and talent focused barriers.
CompTIA Grants Extensions, Options for Certification Exams
Commentary  |  3/30/2020
Alternatives to visiting testing centers are being put into place for IT professionals seeking accreditation.
Damn the Law (Disclose Your Comp)
Commentary  |  3/30/2020
Why senior IT professionals disclose salary history in the job recruitment process -- despite laws banning the question.
Achieving Peak Orchestration in a Multi-Cloud Environment
Commentary  |  3/27/2020
You've just been asked to look at a multi-cloud solution. You might put on a brave face for upper management, but deep down you know this isn't going to be easy. You're right.
CIOs: Hereís How to Boost Your Business Model Resilience
Commentary  |  3/25/2020
This five-phase approach will help chief information officers and IT leaders maintain continuity of operations during the coronavirus outbreak -- and other critical times.
How Startup Innovation Can Help Enterprises Face COVID-19
Slideshows  |  3/24/2020
Disruptive ideas can give organizations ways to maintain operations in a time of quarantines and social distancing.
Enterprise Guide to Robotic Process Automation
Commentary  |  3/23/2020
RPA is a fast-growing category of software, driven by global enterprise digital transformation efforts. Is it ready for prime time? This guide covers the benefits, best practices and use cases today.
Pitfalls to Avoid in the COVID-19 Rush to Work from Home
News  |  3/23/2020
As everybody rushes to set up workstations at home amid the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, there are some obstacles to avoid.
Digital Innovation: Start by Wooing Your Own Workplace
Commentary  |  3/23/2020
IT executives can drive successful outcomes for companies looking to expand on their internal technologies by adopting a product management mentality.
3 Technologies That Can Ease the M&A Process
Commentary  |  3/20/2020
Internal integration following a merger or acquisition can result in a range of complexities, but there are technologies that can improve this process.
Augmented Analytics Drives Next Wave of AI, Machine Learning, BI
Commentary  |  3/19/2020
Business intelligence will move beyond dashboards, and AI and machine learning will become easier for less skilled workers as augmented analytics are embedded into platforms.
The IT and Security Teams: Buddies or Rivals?
Commentary  |  3/19/2020
InformationWeek, Dark Reading, and Interop have partnered to explore the evolving relationship between the general IT team and the security team. We invite you to take our survey.
Maximize Your Customer Experience ROI
Commentary  |  3/18/2020
Customer experience leaders may struggle to show how their efforts will generate positive business results. They need a solid business model that can reliably predict quantifiable benefits.
Why Isnít Machine Learning Living up to the Hype?
Commentary  |  3/18/2020
An obsession with tasks is leading to marginal returns on tech investments. Now is the time to rethink our approaches to machine learning.
C-Suite Taps IT Leaders Amid Coronavirus Crisis
News  |  3/17/2020
Businesses are confident overall in their ability to weather the storm caused by coronavirus COVID-19 disruptions, and technology is playing a strong role in the C-suite.
Digital Transformation Falling Flat? Bring in the Pirates
Commentary  |  3/17/2020
IT leaders should reflect on how and why digital transformations fail and tap nonconformists who are not afraid to think outside the box as a start.
Developing a Continuity Plan for the Post-Coronavirus World
Commentary  |  3/16/2020
These baseline business continuity strategies will help ensure your organization is positioned to keep operations going even as the business environment is up-ended.
A Radical Plan for Enterprise Transformation
News  |  3/13/2020
If you want the big rewards of new technology implementations, you need the right approach and a full commitment.
AI Adoption Spectrum: Are You Ahead of the Pack?
Commentary  |  3/13/2020
Having a well-defined AI strategy and investing in business models that leverage AI and data can help companies become innovative leaders. Where do you stand?
The Role of AI in the Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine
Commentary  |  3/12/2020
AI can spot patterns in data and make predictions, and the hope is these tools could identify drug prospects to test on humans within months.
How Cloud, Security and Big Data Are Forcing CIOs to Evolve
Commentary  |  3/11/2020
The good news is that the enterprise-level disruptions to the CIO role represent an opportunity to re-examine their positions and make meaningful adjustments -- especially at the mid-market level.
Data Governance Is Improving, ButÖ
Commentary  |  3/10/2020
Corporate memories are at risk because the growth in data is outpacing companies' ability to govern and manage it.
4 Questions Businesses Should Ask About AI, 5G and Innovation
Commentary  |  3/10/2020
As we move into the 2020s, leaders must self-reflect and focus on how they can improve upon past AI, 5G and other innovation technologies to drive results.
AI Hot Spots: Where Is Artificial Intelligence Heading Now?
Slideshows  |  3/9/2020
As artificial intelligence matures, these nine areas and industries look like they are poised to benefit the most.
Why You Should Build a Center of Excellence for AI
Commentary  |  3/9/2020
An artificial intelligence center of excellence can ensure AI best practices inform every AI project at your organization.
Getting Up to Speed on 5G
Commentary  |  3/6/2020
The 5G rollout is underway. How will this next-generation wireless technology impact you and your organization? -- Network Computing
Whatís Propelling Growth for Artificial Intelligence?
Commentary  |  3/6/2020
Here are three technology breakthroughs that are acting as catalysts, along with four core roles of AI that are driving it forward.
Is IT the Good Guy or Bad Guy in Upskilling?
Commentary  |  3/5/2020
Yes, IT leaders and teams can be perceived as a pain in the neck, but don't overlook their superpowers.
5 New Ways DevOps Will Leverage the Cloud
Commentary  |  3/4/2020
It's impossible to know what the future will bring for DevOps in the cloud, but the areas highlighted here are sure to play a role.
Getting the Most Out of Augmented Intelligence
Commentary  |  3/3/2020
Looking for a way to help your organization work smarter and faster? Augmented intelligence is ready to provide added support, new insights, and a competitive edge.
How IT Leaders Can Attract and Retain the Right Talent
Commentary  |  3/2/2020
By applying these best practices, you can bring on talent that keeps pace with innovation, shifting customer needs, and new technologies.
Artificial Intuition Takes Pattern Recognition to a New Level
Commentary  |  2/28/2020
Pattern recognition and anomaly detection provide insight into unwanted behavior, but mainstream techniques may be missing subtle clues.
Moving AI Forward: Why You Need to Slow Down Now to Scale Later
Commentary  |  2/28/2020
Companies looking to truly take advantage of AI's full potential must first address the most common problems that again and again hold the industry back.
5 Key Trends Enterprises Must Address in 2020
News  |  2/27/2020
It's become tougher to be a technology customer in the wake of privacy scandals and ethical problems. Here are 5 key trends enterprises must address for 2020, according to Accenture.
AI, ML Keys to Driving an Even More Diverse Workplace
Commentary  |  2/26/2020
But CIOs and IT leaders must also establish an open communication channel to discuss disabilities and accessibility awareness to help reinforce a culture of inclusion.
AI Regulation: Has the Time Arrived?
Commentary  |  2/24/2020
Most of the world's leading democracies want to investigate the impact of AI's exponential growth. The US isn't one of them.
Too Much Data Privacy Regulation Too Fast?
Commentary  |  2/24/2020
While the California Consumer Protection Act is a step in the right direction in the war for data privacy, are the hurdles that businesses are forced to jump effective and cost-worthy?
IT Disappoints Business on Data and Analytics
News  |  2/21/2020
Business groups inside organizations express their disappointment with IT in terms of data and analytics in a new survey that looks at priorities and areas at risk for failure.
Turn Failure Detection into a Team Sport
Commentary  |  2/21/2020
Here's how Chaos GameDays and its spinoffs can enable enterprises to fortify their infrastructure resilience and detect failures before they occur.
How to Sharpen the Blurriness in Edge Computing
Commentary  |  2/20/2020
IT and end users need to collaborate and agree on policies and procedures for edge security, software updates, asset management and technology deployment.
10 Analytics and AI Startups You Should Know About
Slideshows  |  2/19/2020
These young companies are examples of how startups are helping enterprises harness the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Harnessing Big Data: Can Our Laws and Policies Keep Up?
Commentary  |  2/19/2020
Public policies and commercial norms could constrain our ability to realize the full potential of big data.
Who Should Own RPA?
Commentary  |  2/18/2020
Enterprises are running into challenges with robotic process automation because lines of business or IT are missing the bigger picture. Thinking strategically and cross-functionally helps.
3 Questions That Can Determine the Success of a SaaS Product
Commentary  |  2/17/2020
With only 10% of SaaS startups succeeding in today's increasingly digital world, what questions can we ask in order to determine their likelihood of success?
6 Keys to Digital Transformation Success
News  |  2/14/2020
Nearly every enterprise is undergoing a digital transformation. Some are more successful than others. Here are 6 factors shared by the successful ones.
Cloud Cost Optimization: Itís a Balancing Act
Commentary  |  2/14/2020
Cost optimization goes beyond an engineering, stand-alone initiative. Here are some questions to ask and best practices to consider that might help you unlock the benefits.
IT Salary Report 2020: Get Paid What You Are Worth
Commentary  |  2/12/2020
IT pros must do real research about their value in the market if they want to be paid fairly. InformationWeek's 2020 IT Salary Report can help technologists get started.
The End of Agile? Not a Chance.
Commentary  |  2/12/2020
Enterprise organizations need to understand the full evolution of Agile to reap its benefits. Here's some advice on best ways to implement Agile practices today.
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