Thu.Aug 15, 2019

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.

How to Succeed as a New Technology General Manager


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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Social Will Be The Fastest-Growing Digital Advertising Channel Globally

Forrester IT

While 2018 was a challenging year for global social media advertising amid the implementation of GDPR, privacy scandals, and brand safety concerns, Forrester forecasts that social will remain the fastest-growing digital advertising channel globally over the next five years.

The Layman’s Guide to Banking as a Service


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.

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.

WordUp: Best Way to Improve your English Vocabulary


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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Superlinear scaling for innovation in cities

I'm not lost, I'm wondering

Superlinear scaling in cities, which appears in sociological quantities such as economic productivity and creative output relative to urban population size, has been observed, but not been given a satisfactory theoretical explanation. Here we provide a network model for the superlinear relationship between population size and innovation found in cities, with a reasonable range for the exponent Arbesman, Kleinberg, and Strogatz – Superlinear scaling for innovation in cities.

The Best “Complacency” 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.”

Want to innovate like Amazon? This is their formula

I'm not lost, I'm wondering

You can’t escape Amazon in the digital economy. Now a trillion-dollar company , they have disrupted diverse sectors from retail to software development with a deftness and drive that’s admirable and alarming. They actually seem to be speeding up their rate of innovation as they scale, defying the Law of Large Companies that causes giants to get dragged down by their own girth. How do they manage that? Scott Brinker – Want to innovate like Amazon? This is their formula.

The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 8/15/2019

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 5900+ blog posting in 59+ different categories of leadership, management, strategy, digitalization, change/talent, etc.

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.

What are the Security Risks of Multi-Cloud Computing?


As if there weren’t enough security risks in the realm of traditional IT, the cloud presents some unique vulnerabilities. The cloud,” although a deceptively singular phrase, is many things and comes in many forms

Build a Cognitive Digital Business to Unleash its Potential

Future of CIO

The effects of an increasingly digitized world are now reaching into every aspect of organizations. Today’s businesses are dynamic and complex, they have to keep improving their cognitive ability to solve tough problems and implement great ideas.

Top 3 Benefits of End-User Computing (EUC)


The top three benefits of end-user computing (EUC) that drive business value around virtual desktops

Reconstructing the Join Command for Kubeadm

Scott Lowe

If you’ve used kubeadm to bootstrap a Kubernetes cluster, you probably know that at the end of the kubeadm init command to bootstrap the first node in the cluster, kubeadm prints out a bunch of information: how to copy over the admin Kubeconfig file, and how to join both control plane nodes and worker nodes to the cluster you just created. But what if you didn’t write these values down after the first kubeadm init command?

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.

New Azure Courses and Hands-On Labs

Linux Academy

At Linux Academy, we continually invest in updating our training content. Azure training is at the top of our most-requested list, so we are proud to announce that we’re addressing the demand. We have opened multiple positions for Azure experts and are looking to hire more Azure content creators. We recognize your needs when it comes to comprehensive Azure training, and so we have released multiple new Azure courses and hands-on labs.

Career-building Opportunities at.NEXT you Don’t Want to Miss


While.NEXT Conference is known for amazing guest keynotes, rockstar parties, and ample networking, it is also the perfect chance to elevate your career with knowledge and skills from the.NEXT education courses, certification opportunities, and hands-on labs