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How to stop people from causing bad cloud architectures

David Linthicum

I’ve been in some knock-down, drag-out battles over both the configuration and the use of technology. On one side, you have somebody with a very different opinion as to what technology should be used and how. On the other side, you know that you are right.

The Importance Of Defining Event ROI In The B2B Marketing Mix

Forrester IT

“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” ” This question, first attributed to philosopher George Berkeley in 1710, raises questions about observation and perception.*

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Where did all the cloud computing thought leaders go?

David Linthicum

I’m not citing studies that demonstrate a diminished number of thought leaders in the cloud computing space—this is only my impression.

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Embed AI in your digital supply chain to win, serve, and retain customers

Forrester IT

It’s now just over 12 months since we first published research on Digital Supply Chain. Some Forrester clients have made progress with Integrated Business Planning and with Control Towers. And they are on the lookout for Blockchain opportunities.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

Cloud Adoption: Where Does Your Country Rank?

CEB IT

Cloud computing initially emerged in the United States. Since 2015, the U.S. has been the leader in cloud adoption and has set the pace for such adoption around the world. However, not all countries are on par with the U.S.

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Learn about SCCM Status Message Viewer Tool

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. In this post, you will learn about the tool which can help you to read the status messages. The status messages are convenient in SCCM troubleshooting scenarios.

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More reasons to put secure data in the public cloud

David Linthicum

The worldwide market for cloud intrusion protection software is projected to grow by $1.8 billion and have a compounded growth of 24.8 percent.

Data Science And Design Collide — There’s A Better Way

Forrester IT

Last August, a tweet from a data scientist reminding colleagues to get out of tables of data and talk to real people — you know, do qualitative research — went viral among these two constituencies.

5 Security Questions Your Board Will Definitely Ask

CEB IT

How secure are we? Why do we need more money for security, when we just approved X last year? What do you mean we’ve had 4 incidents? I thought you had everything under control. Chances are, most security and risk leaders have heard these questions, possibly multiple times, from their boards of directors. But the problem is that these questions are unanswerable. They are driven by exaggerated, incomplete or contradictory public information, and are a distraction from more relevant questions. .

Team Leadership in the Age of Agile

Speaker: Roy Osherove, Technology and Leadership Consultant

Why is implementing new frameworks, from SCRUM to self-organized teams, so much harder than understanding them? Roy Osherove has the solution. Tune in and learn to recognize what state your team is in, to support them accordingly, and to help them adopt the best practices given where they are today.

Finding Answers In Your Data Should Not Be a Chore

Perficient - Digital Transformation

I hate looking for clothes to wear, especially if I’m in a hurry. Sometimes life gets crazy and my favorite shirt may still be in the dryer, or I can’t find the match to a sock I already have in my hand. Something easy can turn into a chore very quickly when things aren’t organized.

Get ready for the convergence of IT and OT networking and security

Network World

Most IT networking professionals are so busy with their day-to-day responsibilities that they don’t have time to consider taking on more work. But for companies with an industrial component, there’s an elephant in the room that is clamoring for attention.

How to Succeed as a New Technology General Manager

CEB IT

General managers transitioning to new roles must work within these realities: . Being a trusted member of the senior leadership team and involved in strategic business decisions . Representing the external environment as well as customers and their needs in company strategies and plans. Balancing responsibilities and accountabilities and establishing relationships to deliver on promises . Understanding the organization and inner connections and preparing for current and future needs .

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CIOs Need To Get Better At Detecting B.S.

The Accidental Successful CIO

In the digital era, lies and misinformation travel faster than ever. Image Credit: throgers.

The Six Principles of Persuasion

Speaker: Michael Carducci, CTO, Mago:Tech

As senior tech leaders, we often fall prey to thinking that a “good idea” and logical case is sufficient to get the desired response and result. We might be trying to get our CEO on-board with investment in a new technology or a rearchitecture effort, or we might want culture or process changes by our team. Our “good idea” is simply the beginning. An idea must be communicated; a case must be made; and ultimately other people must be persuaded to get onboard. Michael Carducci brings a fascinating background to this webinar. He’s a technologist and regularly works to help senior leaders improve their results. He’s also a professional mentalist and has been a student of psychology, human behavior and the principles of influence for nearly two decades.

Join Perficient at Pivotal SpringOne Platform 2019

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Fall is right around the corner, which means SpringOne 2019 will be here before you know it. Continue moving forward with your innovation goals this October by meeting Perficient at Pivotal SpringOne Platform!

SCCM Application Creation Automation – Patch My PC Review 1

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. SCCM third-party software updates are discussed several times in this blog. In this post, you will learn how Patch My PC Publishing service can help to automate application creation and update in SCCM. I will go through the features of Patch My PC Review. Install & Configure Publishing Service Tool Download the Patch My PC […].

The Future of Retail ; From Store to Stage

Forrester IT

Did you know that 90 former Toys R Us big box stores are now Urban Air Adventure Parks? link] Here at Forrester we’ve been anticipating that retail, entertainment and hospitality would ultimately merge. We discussed the trend here : [link] and have more researh in the pipeline for you.

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Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace

Information Week

More enterprise organizations are experimenting with AI-based voice assistants to boost internal efficiencies, but it will be a while before they realize the ROI they seek

Best Practices for Micro-Services Management, Traceability and Visualization

Speaker: Robert Starmer, Cloud Advisor, Founding Partner at Kumulus Technologies

Moving to micro-services, or even working with distributed applications in a traditional environment, brings with it a host of interactions that are often difficult to understand. This session will provide an overview of service mesh, a review of the Istio service mesh itself, and dive into best practices and integration models for integrating the traceability model into a distributed application.

The Layman’s Guide to Banking as a Service

Datacponomy

Banking as a Service (BaaS) is the democratisation of financial capabilities that have fiercely been protected, isolated and hidden in silos for hundreds of years by banks.

Using Chef Habitat to Migrate Legacy Windows Applications

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Overview. In this bog post we will discuss Using Chef Habitat to Migrate Legacy Windows Applications to a Modern Secure Platform.

Make Radical Shift to Improve IT Organizational Maturity

Future of CIO

Information Technology is permeating into every corner of the organization and continues to grow in importance to the company.

Introducing Autonomous Finance: Forrester’s New Research On Algorithm-Based Financial Services

Forrester IT

People’s lives are becoming ever more automated as millions of algorithms make decisions — and, in some cases, take actions on those decisions — on behalf of a consumer.

Enterprise Guide to Digital Transformation

Information Week

Don't let IT modernization be the bane of your existence. This curated collection of articles will give you more clarity and help you get started

WordUp: Best Way to Improve your English Vocabulary

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - WordUp: Best Way to Improve your English Vocabulary - Information Technology Blog. Are you learning English? Do you have a Smartphone? You can learn English anywhere in many ways.

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Multiple Paths to Cloud: Migrating Legacy Applications

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In our previous blog post, Multiple Paths to Cloud: Taking a Cloud Native Approach , we discussed the importance of a unified plan for cloud adoption as well as the benefits of cloud native to build apps. In part two, we examine options for migrating legacy applications to the cloud.

The Best “Rule”Quotes of “Digital Master” Aug. 2019

Future of CIO

" Digital Master ” is a series of guidebooks (28 + books) to perceive the multi-faceted impact digital is making to the businesses and society, help forward-thinking organizations navigate through the journey in a systematic way, and avoid “rogue digital.”

CX SF 2019: Don’t Claim A Good CX Until Customers Say They’ve Succeeded

Forrester IT

Shortly after I joined Forrester’s customer experience (CX) research team, I took a trip out to San Francisco to visit with some of my old friends and contacts in the tech industry. While there, I asked each one a simple question: “What do you do for your customers?”

Beat the Odds: How to Conquer Common AI Challenges

Information Week

Some of the keys to success with an AI implementation may seem basic, but they really can make a difference