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The Digital CIO’s “just-in-time” IT Management Approach

Future of CIO

Nowadays, information is growing exponentially and technology changes very quickly, CIOs need to be clear on what needs to achieve in terms of top line, bottom line, and working in tandem with other departments to achieve IT goals.

How to get real value from big data in the cloud

David Linthicum

According to a recent report from IDC, “worldwide revenues for big data and business analytics will grow from nearly $122 billion in 2015 to more than $187 billion in 2019, an increase of more than 50 percent over the five-year forecast period.” Anyone in enterprise IT already knows that big data is a big deal.

HOW BLOCKCHAIN IS SOLVING SOME OF THE GAMING INDUSTRY’S TRICKIEST PROBLEMS

Datacponomy

Innovative young companies are improving gaming concepts with the help of blockchain, ensuring that this epic clash creates a better reality for future gamers. Industries central to our entertainment end up being the most highly valued.

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Datatribe: a new kind of startup studio

CTOvision

Datatribe is unique. It seems like a VC firm, it makes investments. But it is run more like a company focused on building businesses. It also seems like a startup accelerator/incubator, providing leadership advice, space and assistance to startups that it invests in. But it is far more than that.

CIOs Need To Know: Will AI Be A Good Or A Bad Thing For Their Company?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Sure AI is powerful, but can it be too powerful? Image Credit: A Health Blog. As the person with the CIO job, it is our responsibility to stay on top of all of the new technology that is out there because we understand the importance of information technology.

Advanced Digital Businesses Are Winning With Tech-Driven Business Innovation

Forrester IT

Those that don’t keep up with the rapidly changing pace of technology will cease to be competitive and get left behind. The most advanced enterprises have common threads.

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Atlassian: The tools every developer team wants badly

CTOvision

Atlassian is focused like a laser beam on unleashing the potential of every team. Their collaboration software helps teams organize, discuss and complete shared work.

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Be smart about edge computing and cloud computing

David Linthicum

I hear it every day now: “We’re moving beyond cloud computing to edge computing.” Pretty hypey, and not at all logical. Edge computing is a handy trick. It’s the ability to place processing and data retention at a system that’s closer to the target system it’s collecting data for as well as to provide autonomous processing. What is cloud computing? Everything you need to know now. Also: InfoWorld’s David Linthicum explains what exactly is edge computing. ].

Real-Time Customer Experience

Forrester IT

When I first saw buttons at Heathrow that let travelers give instant feedback on how they were feeling, I laughed. Measuring and refining customer experience is about long-term strategy, not raw takes on what’s happening now. I was wrong.

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A Personal Technology for Good Redux: Call for Code

Cloud Musings

In 2013 I had the opportunity to manage a $2M demonstration of how cloud computing could be used to support natural disasters.

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JASK: Modernizing security operations via an Autonomous Security Operations Center

CTOvision

Driven by AI and ML, the JASK autonomous security operations center (ASOC) platform frees analysts to become proactive threat investigators and responders. We believe the JASK approach is exactly what is needed in the continual struggle to automate security response.

Dr. Chaos Podcast – CryptoJacking

Doctor Chaos

Is CryptoJacking really that bad? What about sites that are asking for user’s permission before they mine? Check out our latest podcast where we discuss CryptoJacking. Subscribe to us on Soundcloud, iTunes, YouTube, or your favorite podcast app! Podcast

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Telefónica Is Maturing Into A Digital Service Provider

Forrester IT

Telefónica hosted its Industry Analyst & Customer Days in Madrid recently. In our view, Telefónica is emerging as a leading global telco. Of course, digital natives like Alibaba, AWS, Google, and Tencent continue to capture the customer attention.

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Three New Advances in Healthcare Technology

Datacponomy

How AI and Machine Learning is transforming healthcare technology. How will emerging technologies improve your health outcomes and life expectancy? One word: Fast. Technological innovations are helping health care providers advance and improve the medical field at an alarming pace.

Appian: Accelerating digital transformation

CTOvision

Appian's goal is to accelerate meaningful digital transformation. They would like to enable every company to be a software company. We get the vision. This is exactly what the world needs right now.

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On Frankenarchitecture, DevOps, Strategic IT, and the Culture of Digital Transformation

Social, Agile and Transformation

I've received some smart and interesting feedback on my blog posts via LinkedIn. So this week, I'd like to share some of that feedback. On Frankenarchitecture I posted on 12 warning signs of bad application architecture and received some good suggestions to add to this list: Yes, spot on and there are certainly more. Some of my favorite are: - Customize COTS so much that upgrades. cio DevOps digital transformation it management organizational change

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Canada’s Tech Market Stays A Half Step Behind The US Tech Market

Forrester IT

The Canadian tech market will grow in both 2018 and 2019, but growth will slow from 5% in 2017 and 2018 to 3.7% in 2019, according to Forrester’s report on “The Canadian Tech Market Outlook For 2018 To 2019 — 5% Growth In 2018 Will Slow To Under 4% In 2019.” These growth rates, while […].

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THREE UNUSUAL EXAMPLES OF INDUSTRY INTEGRATION IN BLOCKCHAIN

Datacponomy

How a bunch of tech savvy entrepreneurs are using blockchain to solve problems in the areas of graphics rendering, identification processes and diamond trade.

Skydio: The self-flying self-thinking camera has arrived

CTOvision

Skydio makes flying tools that free your hands and mind.

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9 Stats Showing the Reality of Sales and Artificial Intelligence

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Artificial Intelligence is becoming an increasingly present technology in our personal and professional lives and is a term sales teams are hearing and saying a lot more of lately.

Forrester’s Top Emerging Technologies To Watch 2018

Forrester IT

I’m excited to announce that our list of top emerging technologies to watch in 2018 is out. If you are a client, you can download the report here; if not, here is a quick video blog. It explains what’s different about this year’s report and how we came up with our list. It further contains […]. 3d printing age of the customer chief information officer (CIO) emerging technology innovation

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What are the options for securing SD-WAN?

Network World

A key component of SD-WAN is its ability to secure unreliable Internet links and identify anomalous traffic flows. SD-WAN technology providers are continuing to increase their native security features and to create robust ecosystems of network-security partners. [ See where SDN is going and learn the difference between SDN and NFV. | Get regularly scheduled insights by signing up for Network World newsletters. ].

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The Technology To See at the 2018 DoDIIS Worldwide Conference

CTOvision

One of the great things about the DoDIIS Worldwide Conference (Aug 12-15 Omaha, Nebraska) is the expo floor. It is unlike any other tech conference. This one is filled with providers of great technology who know the importance of support to national security missions. The problem is that there are so many great solutions demonstrated [.]. Artificial Intelligence Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Events Government News

What is SysAdmin Day for Proud IT Pros

Anoop

It’s that time of the year to say Thank you, SysAdmin. Here’s to hope SCCM, Intune, Hyper-V, ESX, etc. servers don’t go down on our big day! SysAdmin day 2018 is on Friday 27th July. SysAdmins are System Administrators, and in other words, they are IT Pros. SysAdmin = IT Pro Content Who are System […]. The post What is SysAdmin Day for Proud IT Pros appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Anoop C Nair.

6 Key Takeaways From Google Marketing Live 2018

Forrester IT

Susan Bidel, Joe Stanhope, Tina Moffett, and I were able to attend Google Marketing Live this week in San Jose. There were many announcements and changes made to Google’s platforms and products. Possibly the most significant – an announcement that was made over a week ago – was the retirement of the AdWords and DoubleClick […]. age of the customer

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Journey from SFB to Teams: Part 3 – Coexistence and Upgrade Modes

Perficient - Digital Transformation

One of the best ways to transition users over to Microsoft Teams is by enabling users to use Teams alongside Skype for Business. You will notice throughout this article that both Teams and Skype for Business have several functions that overlap.

Stop Drowning in Big Data: How to Gain Insights with a Complementary Approach of Technologies from AI to IoT

CTOvision

The 21st century is all about data, and IoT devices excel at producing it. The world has generated more data in 2017 than in the previous 5000 years added together. When you feel your data analysts cannot handle the amount of data, or that their analysis is one step behind, machine learning may be your [.]. Artificial Intelligence Big Data and Analytics CTO Robots

CIOs as “Chief Insight Officer”: How to Peel Through IT Digital Maturity from Different Angles

Future of CIO

Technology is pervasive and information is permeating into almost every corner of the business. Business initiatives today nearly always involve some form of technology implementation or information refinement. What we are seeing now is the further extension of these earlier phases of computing.

Understanding Share Of Life: A Chat With Sebastian Jespersen

Forrester IT

In my line of work, I chat with some very smart people. Sometimes I think they’re smart because they disagree with me; sometimes they just see something I can’t. Today, I’m sharing parts of a conversation I recently had with someone who I think is smart rather immodestly, because he thinks like I do. The […]. age of the customer

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Journey from Skype for Business to Teams: Part 2 – Pilot

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Welcome back! Last time we talked about the first phase in your journey to Microsoft Teams from Skype for Business. This included optimizing and assessing your environment prior to implementing Teams.