Thu.Jul 18, 2019

How CIOs Can Internally Drive Their Shift To #DigitalTransformation Driver

Forrester IT

#CIOs who are looking to be the agents of #DigitalTransformation but aren’t perceived that way can overcome this — by taking a few key actions. And to learn more, read myself and David Johnson’s latest #Forrester report.

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Worst DNS attacks and how to mitigate them

Network World

The Domain Name System remains under constant attack, and there seems to be no end in sight as threats grow increasingly sophisticated.

Prioritize Customer Value, Not Just Customer Experience

Forrester IT

Three Trends in Data Science Jobs You Should Know

Datacponomy

If you are a Data Scientist wondering what companies could have the most career opportunities or an employer looking to hire the best data science talent but aren’t sure what titles to use in your job listings — a recent report using Diffbot’s Knowledge Graph could hold some answers for.

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An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.

Tap Consumer Energy To Drive Sustainable Innovation In Singapore

Forrester IT

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HP’s Transformation Was A Win For Customers, Culture, And Cost Savings

Forrester IT

External market factors can make business success seem out of your control. But HP Inc. found that even in a difficult market, a well-established business can uncover opportunities for cost-saving efficiencies that also contribute to delighting the customer. Their approach was to create: Alignment on definitions of the customer and the customer’s experience. Governance that […]. age of the customer customer experience

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Introducing New Azure Hands-On Labs

Linux Academy

At Linux Academy, we have the most extensive learn-by-doing library of cloud training and the largest on-staff training team in the e-learning market. Our training team is the key to our course success, especially when it comes to Azure. This year, Microsoft has made it hard to keep up. They have had multiple cancellations, and closed several Azure exams that were less than 3 months old!

MDT Conditional Reboot

Mick's IT Blog

I wrote an article about three years ago on conditional task sequence reboots. It used the built-in reboot task sequence that was initiated only if any of the three conditions were met.

DearMob iPhone Manager Review [iPad Mini Sweepstakes]

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - DearMob iPhone Manager Review [iPad Mini Sweepstakes] - Information Technology Blog. “An An alternative to iTunes to transfer photos, videos, contacts, and more”. Every Apple user accepts the fact that iTunes is a big mess.

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.

How to Create School eBooks in 7 Easy Steps

Kitaboo

What’s the similarity between a seventy-year-old grandma and her four-year-old grandchild? They both are learning to operate a smartphone! It’s quite a cute visual actually, both, over half a century apart, learning to do the same activity.

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Why Every Business Needs a CRM Software

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - Why Every Business Needs a CRM Software - Information Technology Blog. Let’s keep it real – your business is pretty replaceable. Chances are, there’s a competitor out there that offers the same services at a similar price.

SQL Transactions and Isolation Levels: The Ultimate Guide

Database Star

Transactions are an important part of SQL and the databases they run on. Learn all about SQL transactions in this guide. Table of Contents Because this is quite a long guide, you can use the following links to navigate to different sections: What is a Transaction in SQL?

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7 Advanced SEO Tricks to Improve Rankings

Galido

Information Technology Blog - - 7 Advanced SEO Tricks to Improve Rankings - Information Technology Blog. If you want to optimize your website, for example, in Las Vegas, and asked an LV SEO Expert for advice, you’ll likely get tips that you do not expect.

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.

Why Affective Computing Systems Need Synthetic Emotion

Information Week

Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They aren't necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change

Integrating Soft Factors into Hard Business Capabilities for Accelerating Digital Transformation

Future of CIO

Digital transformation is the large scale change which has to be expanded in every dimension of the business and permeating into underlying organizational structure and functions. There is no magic formula or prescribed solution to digital transformation.

Introducing New Azure Hands-On Labs

Linux Academy

At Linux Academy, we have the most extensive learn-by-doing library of cloud training and the largest on-staff training team in the e-learning market. Our training team is the key to our course success, especially when it comes to Azure. This year, Microsoft has made it hard to keep up. They have had multiple cancellations, and closed several Azure exams that were less than 3 months old!

The Monthly “Digital Boardroom” Book Tuning: The Board’s Oversight of Human Capital July 2019

Future of CIO

Modern corporate boards play significant roles in guiding businesses in the right direction and achieve expected business results.

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.

The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 7/19/2019

Future of CIO

Blogging is not about writing, but about thinking, brainstorming, innovating and sharing. The “Future of CIO” Blog has reached 3 million page views with 5800+ blog posting in 59+ different categories of leadership, management, strategy, digitalization, change/talent, etc.