Thu.Mar 28, 2019

Does Your Employee Experience Create Happy Warriors?

Forrester IT

Last month, my colleague Dave Johnson and I published a report that shared a better way for companies to measure the quality of their employee experience.

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4 Types of Project Management Offices That Deliver Value


During conversations with clients, Gartner analysts discovered organizations designed project management offices (PMOs) in a variety of setups. But does an ideal set up exist? Often, large organizations have multiple PMOs, all of which can be very different,” says Mbula Schoen , Senior Principal Analyst, Gartner. This makes it hard for program and portfolio management (PPM) leaders to determine the type of PMO best suited to their organization.”.

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Empowered Customers’ Needs Fuel The Hot DTC Disruptor Trend

Forrester IT

More than 400 digitally-native, direct-to-consumer (DTC) disruptor brands have burst on the scene, brands going beyond the online ordering offered by traditional catalog or eCommerce retailer models.

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Customer Acquisition Tops 2019 Priorities for Technology CEOs


Sales effectiveness and marketing duties are critical and urgent focus areas, based on a recent survey of more than 100 technology company CEOs.

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Data Analytics in the Cloud for Developers and Founders

Speaker: Javier Ramírez, Senior AWS Developer Advocate, AWS

You have lots of data, and you are probably thinking of using the cloud to analyze it. But how will you move data into the cloud? In which format? How will you validate and prepare the data? What about streaming data? Can data scientists discover and use the data? Can business people create reports via drag and drop? Can operations monitor what’s going on? Will the data lake scale when you have twice as much data? Is your data secure? In this session, we address common pitfalls of building data lakes and show how AWS can help you manage data and analytics more efficiently.

Deploy Microservices to a Kubernetes cluster with Helm plugin


In one of my previous posts I described how FlexDeploy can automate building and deploying microservices with Docker containers. One of the most popular deployment platforms in containers world is Kubernetes.

Cisco warns of two security patches that don’t work, issues 17 new ones for IOS flaws

Network World

Cisco has dropped 17 Security advisories describing 19 vulnerabilities in the software that runs most of its routers and switches, IOS and IOS/XE. The company also announced that two previously issued patches for its RV320 and RV325 Dual Gigabit WAN VPN Routers were “incomplete” and would need to be redone and reissued. Also see What to consider when deploying a next generation firewall. | Get regularly scheduled insights by signing up for Network World newsletters. ].

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Why There Are IT Outages – And What to Do About Them?


What do fat fingers, power failures, and Godzilla have in common? Answer: They have all been responsible for IT outages that, even if they aren’t caused by Godzilla, can cause monster-sized budget holes for companies. How monster-sized?

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3 Strategies To Be 40% More Productive


Information Technology Blog - - 3 Strategies To Be 40% More Productive - Information Technology Blog. Do you know? There is a difference between being busy and being productive. You could be busy with work the entire day and still not get much done.

Top Ten Ways Not To Sink the Kubernetes Ship

Linux Academy

As organizations increase their use of Kubernetes in public and Hybrid cloud architectures, it is important not to let a maiden voyage end like a Titanic catastrophe. To ensure ongoing security site reliability engineers must work hand-in-hand with the CISO’s (Chief Information Security Officer) office to implement Kubernetes security. The following is a list of some useful considerations when deploying Kubernetes clusters. Server Hardening.

Pros and cons of low-code development platforms

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: A growing trend, low-code development claims to address many of the common challenges facing businesses today. But, how accurate are these claims? In this article, we take a realistic look at low-code platforms–exploring the pros and cons.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

Breaching the Interview in Cybersecurity | Hacking into Cybersecurity

Linux Academy

Welcome back to our Hacking into Cybersecurity series. In our first installment, we discussed how certifications could help you land your dream position. Those certifications will only get your foot in the door, though. You still have to nail the job interview to land that perfect position. So, what should you do to prepare for the interview? There’s a long list of items that go into being prepared for an interview: Arrive on time. Dress appropriately. Review the job listing.

Riding Three Curves to Reach the Potential Wave of Digital Transformation

Future of CIO

We are living in a dynamic business environment in which inventions, developments, and conflicts are continuously changing and that makes it impossible to have complete knowledge and understanding of many issues facing the company and market today.

AIOps and our Robot Kubernetes Kops

Linux Academy

While Machine Learning is just a subset of true Artificial Intelligence vendors of infrastructure automation have coined a new buzz acronym, AIOps. On the heals of the still wet DevOps movement we are introduced to the new era of DevOps that reaches beyond pipeline automation and into the realm of pipeline evolution. The popularity of agile development, continuous integration, and continuous delivery has brought levels of automation that rival anything preciously known.

The Strategic Evaluation of Corporate Board

Future of CIO

Leadership is all about change and directorship is about steering the business in the right direction. The matter of fact is that rapid changes sweeping the business are hugely disruptive and there is nowhere to hide.

How to Choose the Best Embedded Analytics Solution to Modernize Your Application

If you are looking to modernize your application to improve competitiveness, then one of the quickest wins you can have is to embed sophisticated analytics that will wow your existing and prospective customers.

German Federal Ministry decrees on joint VAT liability for onliny marketplaces

CIO Dashboard

With effect from 1 January 2019, a new rule has been introduced in Germany to make the operator of an online marketplace jointy liable for German VAT no accounted for by the online traders on goods sold via the marketplace.

The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 3/28/2019

Future of CIO

Blogging is not about writing, but about thinking, brainstorming, innovating and sharing. The “Future of CIO” Blog has reached 2.8 million page views with 5500+ blog posting in 59+ different categories of leadership, management, strategy, digitalization, change/talent, etc.