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10 Ways to Transition Traditional IT Talent to Cloud Talent
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
While many IT professionals love learning new things, IT leaders and their organizations must do several things to facilitate a smooth transition to cloud.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/23/2020
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Apple Discusses Going Cloud Native and the Growing Pains
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Moving to a new platform for cloud-native application development included discussions of tradeoffs and training to get teams to embrace change.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/20/2020
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Where Cloud Spending Might Grow in 2021 and Post-Pandemic
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
A study by Gartner points to organizations continuing and evolving IT plans that ramped up fast to move to the cloud in response to COVID-19.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/19/2020
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Looking at the Cloud in 2021: Growth and Changes
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
CIOs will have a host of cloud options to choose from in 2021 as the cloud business evolves, according to a new Forrester Research report.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/18/2020
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Ways to Fight the Skills Gap in DevOps and the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Engineers and developers need to break out of their specialized zones and learn more tricks to meet hiring demands, say stakeholders.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/12/2020
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Why Distributed Cloud Is in Your Future
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Most companies have a hybrid cloud strategy but IT departments are struggling with it. Distributed cloud addresses some of the issues.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/12/2020
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How to Optimize Your Cloud Operations
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Fast, efficient, and affordable cloud performance is an achievable goal when you take advantage of essential optimization techniques.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 11/9/2020
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Cloud Tech: The Make or Break in Today's Business Resiliency
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Cloud is non-negotiable for business continuity in the COVID-19 era. Yet the scramble to get online has led businesses to forget about three key components.
By Paul Gaynor, Global Technology and Alliance Consulting Leader, PwC , 11/9/2020
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Ways to Help CIOs and CFOs Calculate Cloud Costs and ROI
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
More tools are available to give enterprise leadership greater clarity on the expenses and opportunities that come from cloud migration.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/28/2020
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Ready to Thrive in a Multi-Cloud Environment?
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Commentary
When building out a multi-cloud environment, it’s important to focus on a unified strategy with the proper controls in place to manage applications, security and costs.
By Jim Demetrius, Cloud Infrastructure Architect, TBI , 10/26/2020
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Why Higher Ed CIOs Should Embrace Moving to the Cloud
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
An initial cloud migration investment can deliver both immediate and long-term benefits -- especially if the infrastructure evolves along with an institution’s digital operations.
By Dave Michaud, VP, General Manager, Contegix , 10/21/2020
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IBM Research’s Chief Scientist Talks AI for Cloud Migration
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Part of the future is already here as AI increases its influence on hybrid cloud and the digital transformation equation, according to Ruchir Puri.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/15/2020
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Think Like a Chief Innovation Officer and Get Work Done
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
VMware CTO’s keynote at Interop addressed coping with mismatches between business practices and adopting new technology in an organization.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/13/2020
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10 Trends Accelerating Edge Computing
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
As a result of recent events and new technologies, more enterprises are investing in edge computing.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 10/8/2020
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Is Cloud Migration a Path to Carbon Footprint Reduction?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Report from Accenture examines ways transformation might cut down energy consumption and possibly give CIOs and CTOs more to contribute to the enterprise.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/5/2020
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Nvidia and VMware CEOs Explore AI Infrastructure Potential
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Discussion at VMworld points to possibilities that AI might open up for cloud, software development, and automation in business.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/30/2020
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Microsoft Exec: How Enterprises are Democratizing Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
During her Interop Digital keynote, Microsoft's Alysa Taylor will discuss how technology has been a catalyst for accelerated value and change in 2020.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/29/2020
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Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/25/2020
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VMware’s Greg Lavender to Speak on Getting IT Done
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Interop keynote session will tackle exploring innovation while also maintaining systems.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/23/2020
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Rise of the Data Disruption Economy in the Wake of COVID-19
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/17/2020
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