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IT - CxO
5 Categories Of Transformation Failure
The Enterprisers Project, June 23rd, 2020
When transformation stalls, don't blame your process. Look for strengths and weaknesses in these key areas
7 Low-Cost, High-Impact IT Initiatives You Can Launch Today
CIO, June 23rd, 2020
Launching an impactful project doesn't have to break your budget. Here are seven performance-boosting initiatives to push your organization forward - even in lean times
CIOs Entered 2020 With Tech Goals In Mind. COVID-19 Upended Their Plans
CIODIVE, June 24th, 2020
Tasked with reshaping tech strategies for the coming year, CIOs align with business goals as they identify which initiatives to keep - and what investments to scrap
10 Chief Data Officer Trends That Are Reshaping The Role
SearchDataManagement, June 25th, 2020
The chief data officer role is appearing in more industries and changing in responsibilities. Experts talk about the ways the position is evolving across enterprises
AI Is Now A C-Suite Imperative
InfoWorld, June 25th, 2020
Survey from Appen finds that C-level involvement in AI initiatives has jumped significantly
CIOs Shift IT Budgets Amid COVID Crisis
InformationWeek, June 24th, 2020
CIOs have shifted their budgets to fund the great migration to enable employees to work from home, even as they are rethinking investments to make going forward
CIOs Seek Digital Momentum Coming Out Of Crisis Mode
CIO, June 26th, 2020
CIOs who scrambled to support remote workforces during the COVID-19 pandemic are padding their digital operating models with practices and tools geared for digital transformation
Now Or Never: Why CIOs Must Future-Proof IT Workforce Strategy
The Enterprisers Project, June 26th, 2020
For too long, CIOs have talked about the importance of workforce and talent strategy while giving these issues more lip service than energy. The last 90 days have changed that
IT - Storage
SNIA's NVM Programming Model and How It Works
SearchStorage, June 23rd, 2020
The Storage Networking Industry Association spec provides a standardized approach to building a non-volatile memory-based storage system architecture. We take an in-depth look
Pros And Cons Of Composable Architecture Vs. Traditional Storage
SearchStorage, June 24th, 2020
If traditional storage isn't meeting your organization's needs, composable infrastructure may be the answer. Get to know the pros and cons of both approaches
IT - Security
10 Cyberattacks On The Rise During The Pandemic
InformationWeek, June 24th, 2020
Cybercrime and cyber espionage have skyrocketed during COVID-19 lockdowns. Are your work-from-home employees aware of these security traps?
10 Security Changes Post-COVID-19
CSO Online, June 22nd, 2020
CISOs must anticipate burgeoning needs for distributed security scale, intelligence, and self-service
5 Cybersecurity Considerations For Getting Back To Work Securely
HelpNet Security, June 23rd, 2020
As governments begin lifting emergency orders, company leaders are considering policies, technology and processes that will protect their workforces
6 Data Breach Prevention Strategies To Defend Against Attack
SearchSecurity, June 26th, 2020
Experts offer six tips about how to improve cybersecurity protection and response plans to mitigate the fallout of data breaches and attacks on sensitive information
Average Cost Of A Data Breach: $116M
Dark Reading, June 24th, 2020
Sensitivity of customer information and time-to-detection determine financial blowback of cybersecurity breaches
Big Data Enabled CRM - Is It The Future Of CRM Software?
SmartDataCollective, June 23rd, 2020
Big data might be our most epic clue to what the future of CRM software will look like
How Business Can Utilise CRM To Adapt To The Post-COVID World
Business 2 Community, June 24th, 2020
COVID-19 has turned the business world upside down. The crisis will bring some companies to the edge, and unfortunately for some the game will be over
Let's Rethink Our Relationship With CRM
CRMBuyer, June 24th, 2020
If you search for "why CRM fails" you get over three million results...
5 Stories Exploring The Compliance Implications Of Employee Monitoring
HR Dive, June 22nd, 2020
As employers sent workers home, they turned to productivity monitoring. Now that they're bringing them back, employee contact tracing has garnered attention
7 HR Software Types To Enhance Every Stage Of The Employee Life Cycle
Business 2 Community, June 23rd, 2020
Employees are the most valuable assets of an organization. Businesses make and break because of the management and efficiency of the workforce of a corporate establishment
How To Write An Employer Value Proposition In 5 Steps
Business 2 Community, June 22nd, 2020
Every brand is dealing with the same question: How do you find and keep the best employees?
Remote Work: 4 Ways Leaders Can Foster Continuous Learning
The Enterprisers Project, June 22nd, 2020
Want to nurture your team's strength and ensure professional development while people are working remotely? Consider these tips to grow a culture of learning
This Is The Right Time To Make The Future Of Work Happen
Forrester, June 22nd, 2020
My job as an analyst requires that I be on the lookout for new things. The trick to finding new things might surprise you
10 Ways Enterprises Are Getting Results From AI Strategies
Business 2 Community, June 24th, 2020
One in 10 enterprises now use 10 or more AI applications; chatbots, process optimization, and fraud analysis lead a recent survey's top use cases according to MMC Ventures
AI Conversations: Reshaping The Transportation Industry
CIO, June 24th, 2020
I remember the tiniest details of my first plane flight, from San Antonio TX to Yuma, Arizona. Back then, we bought our tickets from a travel agency and carried traveler's checks rather than cash or credit cards
Artificial Intelligence (AI): 8 Habits Of Successful Teams
The Enterprisers Project, June 25th, 2020
What are teams succeeding with artificial intelligence doing that you can emulate? Take a look at these best practices and strategies for AI work
Gartner: Three-Quarters Of Enterprises Will 'Operationalize' AI By 2024
HR Dive, June 24th, 2020
Artificial intelligence (AI) implementation will move away from the pilot stage toward operationalization at 75% of companies by 2024, according to Gartner's Top 10 Data and Analytics Technology Trends for 2020 report
IT - Humor
Flashback Friday: Color Me Confounded
Computerworld, June 26th, 2020
To him, it was the grayest of them all
Memory-Lane Monday: Now, That's Excitement
ComputerWorld, June 22nd, 2020
The things you can learn by chance.
Wayback Wednesday: What Makes That Guy System So Great?
Computerworld, June 24th, 2020
With privileges come responsibilities - but not wisdom
IT - Technology
Google's 46-Camera 'Light Field Videos' Let You Change Perspective And Peek Around Corners
TechCrunch, June 23rd, 2020
Google is showing off one of the most impressive efforts yet turning traditional photography and video into something more immersive: 3D video that lets the viewer change their perspective and even look around objects in frame
10 Best Practices For Business Intelligence Dashboards
SmartDataCollective, June 22nd, 2020
If you want your business intelligence dashboards to succeed, you'll need to make sure you follow these best practices along the way. Here's what to know.
Business Intelligence Before Artificial Intelligence
InformationWeek, June 22nd, 2020
BI is the transformation of data from services, including software and assets, into accessible insights and reports. But, otherwise, why is BI important?
Top 10 Data And Analytics Trends Revealed By Gartner
InformationAge, June 22nd, 2020
Gartner has revealed the top 10 trends within data and analytics that will help leaders in the space navigate their response to Covid-19
Thinking Versus Feeling In Project Management
PM World 360, June 22nd, 2020
How do you feel about reading this article right now? Do you think you'll learn anything? I know that sometimes I get emotional about things, and projects may frustrate me
IT - Operations
Post-Pandemic: Tech Risk Considerations
InformationWeek, June 23rd, 2020
While the full extent of the impact is not yet known, the following guidelines can help tech risk managers in successfully addressing the many challenges companies are facing now -- and later
IT - Database
Accelerated Databases In The Fast Lane
TheNextPlatform, June 25th, 2020
Hardware accelerated databases are not new things
IT - Server
Illustrated Guide To Converged Infrastructure And Vendors
SearchConvergedInfrastructure, June 22nd, 2020
Prequalified, turnkey systems from converged infrastructure vendors deliver the flexibility of traditional IT approaches with some of the support and management aspects of HCI.
IT - Linux
ARM And Linux Take The Supercomputer Top500 Crown
ZDNet, June 23rd, 2020
For the first time, an ARM-powered supercomputer took first place in the TOP500 supercomputer competition
5 Things For Leaders To Know When Implementing Open Source
The Enterprisers Project, June 22nd, 2020
Introducing an open source tool the wrong way can turn your users against not only the tool, but also change in general. Consider these 5 factors when implementing open source
7 Open Source Alternatives To vs Code, June 22nd, 2020
Avoid Microsoft's proprietary VS Code build and opt for an open source code editor instead
Calc Guide 6.4
The Document Foundation, June 23rd, 2020
The LibreOffice Documentation Team announces the release of the LibreOffice Calc Guide 6.4, the complete handbook for the spreadsheet tool of LibreOffice
AIM-Based Fugaku Supercomputer On Summit Of New Top500 - Surpasses Exaflops On AI Benchmark
insideHPC, June 22nd, 2020
The new no. 1 system on the updated ranking of the TOP500 list of the world's most powerful supercomputers, released June 22nd, is Fugaku, a machine built at the Riken Center for Computational Science in Kobe, Japan
The 10 Fastest Supercomputers Are Led By One 2.8X Faster Than The Rest
Networkworld, June 23rd, 2020
The TOP500 list of the world's fastest supercomputers for June 2020 is led by an ARM-powered machine that performs 415.5PFLOP/sec and that can be tuned to handle AI apps at 1 exaFLOP/sec
IT - DevOps
The Secret To Winning At DevOps: Are You Up For The Challenge?, June 23rd, 2020
The main idea behind DevOps is to enable companies to keep up with the increased software velocity and advancements in agile culture for a smoother end-to-end software delivery cycle
IT - Cloud
Gartner: Are The Real Cloud Wars About To Begin?
ComputerWeekly, June 23rd, 2020
In 2017, the big cloud providers were focused on competing on infrastructure as a service, but the shift to platforms is shaking up the market
How CIOs Can Achieve Cloud Cost Savings In 3 Steps
SearchCIO, June 24th, 2020
With this three-pronged cloud savings framework, organizations can alleviate the enterprise IT cost pressures they're experiencing as a result of the pandemic in as little as 30 days
Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
InformationWeek, June 22nd, 2020
A new survey finds that organizations plan to migrate the majority of their applications to the cloud over the next year. Microservices and SRE are also gaining steam
IT - Wireless
Wi-Fi 6E: When It's Coming And What It's Good For
Networkworld, June 24th, 2020
New wireless spectrum recently dedicated to Wi-Fi allows for more channels and higher density deployments, but gear to support it won't be widely deployed until 2020, according to an Extreme Networks exec.
IT - Networks
How To Host Your Own VPN With Algo And Cloud Hosting
How-To Geek, June 23rd, 2020
Companies all over the world sell VPN services to secure your online activity, but can you really trust a VPN provider?
IT - IoT
Global IoT Spending Dropping Significantly In 2020, But Expected To Rebound In 2021
HelpNet Security, June 22nd, 2020
Worldwide IoT spending has been significantly impacted by the economic effects of the pandemic in 2020, although a back to double-digit growth rebound is expected both in the mid and long-term
IoT Compliance Standards And How To Comply
SearchCompliance, June 24th, 2020
To address IoT security concerns, it is critical for IT leaders to adhere to IoT compliance standards. Learn more about IoT compliance and its IT-relevant standards.
IT - Careers
I Stopped Shortchanging Myself And My Career
Ask The Headhunter, June 23rd, 2020
A reader who's been shortchanging their potential has an epiphany in the June 23, 2020 Ask The Headhunter Newsletter.
IT - Compliance
Companies Are Rethinking Their Approach To Privacy Management
EnterpriseAI, June 22nd, 2020
TrustArc announced the results of its survey on how organizations are protecting and leveraging data, their most valuable asset
Debunking The Myth That Greater Compliance Makes IT More Secure
Business 2 Community, June 24th, 2020
Excelling at compliance doesn't protect any business from being hacked, yet pursuing a continuous risk management strategy helps
IT - Big Data
Top 15 Data Analytics Software Tools 2020
Datamation, June 24th, 2020
These top data analytics software tools provide great competitive advantages, especially as these data tools make greater use of augmented analytics
Why A Master Data Strategy Is Key To Digital Transformation
InformationWeek, June 25th, 2020
Find out why deploying an effective master data strategy across an enterprise is an important foundation to building a successful digital transformation journey
IT - Developer
4 Enterprise Developer Trends That Will Shape 2021
TechCrunch, June 22nd, 2020
Technology has dramatically changed over the last decade, and so has how we build and deliver enterprise software
Best Agile Team Size For High Performance?
Business 2 Community, June 24th, 2020
What is the Ideal Agile Team Size for High Performance?
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