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How to find that scarce cloud talent

David Linthicum

You’re walking to your car from a major public cloud provider’s building that houses about 1,000 employees. You have an envelope on your windshield that looks like an invitation to a fancy wedding. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

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The Business Risks Of Climate Change (Infographic)

Forrester IT

The business risks associated with global climate change are enormously complex and nearly infinite in quantity. Your firm’s climate-related risks, however, are much more manageable (albeit complex and numerous, as well). No two organizations are exposed in exactly the same way.

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Use Data and Analytics to Tell a Story

CEB IT

When Florence Nightingale analyzed mortality rates from the Crimean War, she realized that the majority of soldiers hadn’t died in combat, but instead from preventable diseases caused by poor sanitary conditions in the hospitals. To convince the British Parliament and Queen Victoria to invest in better sanitary conditions, Nightingale created a diagram of the causes of mortality in the army.

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An Interview with Greg DeArment, Head of Infrastructure at Palantir

CTOvision

This post captures the results of an interview with Greg DeArment, Head of Infrastructure at Palantir. Topics we covered included how Palantir manages the production environment for their modern data platform Foundry, with a special focus on Kubernetes. Gourley: Greg before we get started can you tell me a bit about yourself? DeArment: I joined […].

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ABCs of Data Normalization for B2B Marketers

Data normalization. It’s not a far stretch to suggest that the topic isn’t exactly what gets marketers excited in their day-to-day workflow. However, if lead generation, reporting, and measuring ROI is important to your marketing team, then data normalization matters - a lot. In this eBook, we’ll break down the ins and outs of data normalization and review why it’s so critical for your marketing strategies and goals!

The 2 most important cloud resolutions you should make

David Linthicum

Remember your 2018 New Year’s resolutions? Some happened but most did not. Still, the advent of the new year is useful for taking inventory and figuring out new ways forward and changing for the good. So, what about your cloud computing strategy and technology roadmap for the new year? Chances are those need more work. So, do some advanced planning and make your cloud resolutions now before the new year begins. Here are the Top 2 cloud resolutions I believe should be on your list.

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Phishing: The Simple Attack That Shreds The Defenses of Sensitive Network

Forrester IT

Diplomatic networks carry some of the world’s most sensitive information – communications between world leaders, key technical intellectual property, trade strategies, and military plans.

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Collaboration does not have to be an uphill struggle

CTOvision

Regardless of industry, every organization is going through some form of digital transformation to maximize potential in the connected world. With this comes a culture of change, one where collaboration is central to innovation. This requires information that has to be open and easily accessible to promote teamwork and the flow of ideas. Innovation is […]. Tech Advice The Boardroom

SCCM Logs and Quick Tips to Read Logs

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. In this post, you will know more about SCCM logs. SCCM logs are essential to troubleshoot an issue and fix those. SCCM 1806 and later version of SCCM clients are installed with built-in log reader tool CMTrace.exe.

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Augmented Intelligence Is The Key To Driving Rapid Business Value With AI

Forrester IT

Leveraging AI to augment human intelligence leverages the superhuman advantages of AI and the super-AI advantages of humans to drive large, tangible business value quickly.

Predictions for Artificial Intelligence in 2019

Information Week

From issues such as privacy and data bias regulation to model training and self-service AI, you can expect a broad range of key advances in the artificial intelligence space

Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

How AI Powers Manufacturing Systems To Leapfrog Into The Future

CTOvision

With its potential to enhance and extend the capabilities of humans, and help businesses improve productivity, there’s no question that artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning are transforming the manufacturing industry. According to Seagate’s latest survey on AI adoption in the Asia Pacific region – Data Pulse: Maximising the Potential of Artificial Intelligence – more than […]. Artificial Intelligence Cyber Security News

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The 2 most important cloud resolutions you should make

David Linthicum

Remember your 2018 New Year’s resolutions? Some happened but most did not. Still, the advent of the new year is useful for taking inventory and figuring out new ways forward and changing for the good. So, what about your cloud computing strategy and technology roadmap for the new year? Chances are those need more work. So, do some advanced planning and make your cloud resolutions now before the new year begins. Here are the Top 2 cloud resolutions I believe should be on your list.

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Smart Retail eCommerce Shopping Features And What We Can Learn From Them

Forrester IT

Retailers are trying to differentiate their shopping experiences to win, serve, and, retain increasingly empowered customers. The first step to adding any website feature is to ensure you understand your customers, their needs, and journeys. You’re lost without it.

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A Roadmap for Becoming a Customer-Centric CIO

Information Week

The CIO's role isn't just about technology enablement these days; it's customer-facing, and it requires leadership, innovation, and strategic use of data

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The 2019 Technographic Data Report for B2B Sales Organizations

In this report, ZoomInfo substantiates the assertion that technographic data is a vital resource for sales teams. In fact, the majority of respondents agree—with 72.3% reporting that technographic data is either somewhat important or very important to their organization. The reason for this is simple—sales teams value technographic data because it makes essential selling activities easier and more efficient.

9 AI project mistakes to avoid

CTOvision

Read Mary Branscombe list nine mistakes that AI implementation teams should avoid on CIO : Business enthusiasm for AI continues unabated. IDC’s latest predictions say worldwide business spending on cognitive and AI systems — from chatbots to deep learning, plus the infrastructure to power them — will more than triple from the $24 billion forecast […]. Artificial Intelligence Cyber Security News

How to find that scarce cloud talent

David Linthicum

You’re walking to your car from a major public cloud provider’s building that houses about 1,000 employees. You have an envelope on your windshield that looks like an invitation to a fancy wedding. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story

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Acquisition Season Continues In The CFM And VoC Space

Forrester IT

Verint announced on Monday that it is acquiring VoC specialist, ForeSee. This adds to Verint’s growing portfolio of products. But it also adds to the growing list of CFM and VoC vendor acquisitions that we have already seen this year.

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After 60 Years, IT's Time for a Name Change

Information Week

After 60 years, it's time to reexamine how we label and think about information technology, and to give the profession a fresh start

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More Effective Agile Leadership

Speaker: Steve McConnell, CEO, Construx Software

In this talk, Steve McConnell, CEO of Construx Software, distills hundreds of companies’-worth of real-world experience into the proven Agile leadership practices that work best. Steve will seamlessly thread together traditional approaches, early Agile approaches, modern Agile approaches, and the principles and context that underlie them all—creating an invaluable resource for Agile leaders, their teams, and their organizations.

The Future of Cloud Services

CTOvision

Read how cloud computing can impact future businesses on CIO : Savvy businesses are increasingly turning to the cloud to reduce costs and increase business efficiency by moving from infrastructure-based operations to application-based operations. And as the cloud becomes more sophisticated, the operational advantages are becoming clearer. No longer do businesses need to install, operate and […]. CTO News

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SCCM Troubleshooting Tool -Support Center ConfigMgrSupportCenter.exe

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. With SCCM 1810, Microsoft included SCCM troubleshooting tool called support Center in the product itself. So once, you install SCCM 1810 or later, you will get the ConfigMgrSupportCenter.MSI. You don’t have to perform any other download to get SCCM Support Center tool. Will Support Center Replace CMTrace and Other Tools? I don’t know whether the ConfigMgr […].

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What Is Forrester’s Definition Of Enterprise AI?

Forrester IT

There are two types of AI. Watch the video below to learn which one you should forget about and which one you should go full steam ahead with. Have additional questions about enterprise AI? Schedule an inquiry to dive deeper, or check out my latest research here. application development & delivery artificial intelligence (AI

8 AI Highlights of 2018: Jobs, Research, Skills, Events, More

Information Week

Things happen fast in artificial intelligence and machine learning. Here are some of the highlights of 2018

The Time-Saving Power of Intent Data for Sales

By using the power of intent data, capturing buyer interest has become more feasible for sales. Not only that, but using it will save immense time during your workflow; a win-win on all fronts.

Scalability On The Blockchain – Is There A Solution?

CTOvision

Read why Gerald Fenech says that blockchain tech is the future for enterprises on Forbes : Enterprises want blockchain. In fact, 84% of executives say their companies are actively involved in this emerging technology. However, enterprises have not yet been able to efficiently implement it. The main issue seems to be scalability, according to reports, 40% […]. CTO News

SCCM OMS Connector Setup Log Analytics Connector

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. In this post, you will see how to integrate SCCM and OMS to get the advantages of intelligent cloud attached environment. Let’s take a look at the SCCM OMS Connector Setup. Why – SCCM OMS Connector?

Leverage Forrester’s Business Strategy Workshops To Accelerate Digital Transformation

Forrester IT

Looking for help with rethinking your current business model? Watch the video below to learn how Forrester is leveraging design thinking in our business strategy workshops to help executives unlock customer value. Accelerate your own digital transformation by booking an inquiry or by checking out my research here. corporate strategy digital business digital transformation ebusiness strategy

AWS: Not Just Up in the Cloud Any More

Information Week

AWS Outposts will let enterprises put the AWS hardware and software in their own data centers, providing the benefits of the public cloud for sensitive data

Architect Your Organization for Effectiveness, Productivity, and Joy

Speaker: Ron Lichty, Consultant: Interim VP Engineering, Ron Lichty Consulting, Inc.

As a senior software leader, you likely spend more time working on the architecture of your systems than the architecture of your organization. Yet, structuring our teams and organizations is a critical factor for success. In fact, the impact of software architecture parallels the impact of organizational structure. We are excited to welcome Ron Lichty, co-author of a seminal book on managing software teams and a well-known speaker, he’ll speak to organizing for effectiveness, productivity and joy.

Breaking Down Five 2018 Breaches — And What They Mean For Security In 2019

CTOvision

Big hacks and data leaks are nothing new, but this year has seen a surge in reported breaches. The reason for this might be simple: After the EU general update to data protection regulation (GDPR) came into place in May, firms are more likely to report attacks. But it also demonstrates that the huge amounts of […]. Cyber Security News

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Cisco patches a critical patch on its software-license manager

Network World

Cisco this week said it patched a “ critical ” patch for its Prime License Manager (PLM) software that would let attackers execute random SQL queries. The Cisco Prime License Manager offers enterprise-wide management of user-based licensing, including license fulfillment. RELATED: What IT admins love/hate about 8 top network monitoring tools. Released in November, the first version of the Prime License Manager patch caused its own “ functional ” problems that Cisco was then forced to fix.

Tainted Love: Understanding Tainted Detection In The MITRE ATT&CK Evaluation

Forrester IT

In my previous blog post on the MITRE ATT&CK Evaluations I developed a scale for rating the individual vendor evaluations and provided source code to help make the results more generally consumable. Since publishing this blog, I’ve been having a number of conversations with clients about the ‘tainted’ modifier in the recent MITRE ATT&CK evaluations […]. endpoint security security & risk

Debunking Three Common Cloud Misconceptions

Information Week

Combatting the misconceptions surrounding cloud computing requires continuous exploration of new opportunities emerging today because of ongoing cloud technology innovations

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How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.