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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.

Use Data and Analytics to Tell a Story


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


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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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


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

CIOs Want To Know: What Comes After Passwords?

The Accidental Successful CIO

There surely has to be something better than passwords out there… Image Credit: Hardeep Singh. As the person with the CIO job, because you understand the importance of information technology it’s part of your job to ensure that both your company’s customers and its employees are kept secure when they are using the company’s IT infrastructure. This means that you need to implement systems that will allow the good guys in and keep the bad guys out.

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.

Artificial Intelligence Predictions for the year 2019


Artificial Intelligence is dominating innovation in companies across the globe- doesn’t matter if they are giant conglomerates or young startups. According to a report by Research and Markets titled Artificial Intelligence Market by Technology, and Industry Vertical – Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2018-2025, the global Artificial Intelligence market. The post Artificial Intelligence Predictions for the year 2019 appeared first on Dataconomy.

How AI Powers Manufacturing Systems To Leapfrog Into The Future


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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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

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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SCCM Logs and Quick Tips to Read Logs


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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9 AI project mistakes to avoid


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

What is a "Driver's Voice" meeting?

Social, Agile and Transformation

There was a passionate dialog this past weekend on #CIOChat about whether IT needs steering meetings. If you review the thread on this chat, you'll notice that a number of us oppose the idea of a steering meeting. require(["mojo/signup-forms/Loader"], function(L) { L.start({"baseUrl":"","uuid":"786c41758ef1858a45a739f3e","lid":"8918f17d05"}) }) ol li { padding-bottom: about me agile planning cio digital transformation enterprise 2.0

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.


How Big Data Assists in Disaster Relief and Preparedness


Disasters are dangerous, but Big Data can help improve disaster relief and preparedness to cut back on lives lost and community damage. Historically, public policies have proved ineffective in providing adequate help for disaster-stricken citizens. A year after hurricane Harvey in 2017, for example, residents are still in the midst. The post How Big Data Assists in Disaster Relief and Preparedness appeared first on Dataconomy.

The Future of Cloud Services


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

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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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

Mapping the Island of California & Other Myths in Leading Change

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Living in the great state of Arizona, I see people travel frequently between Phoenix and Southern California. According to the map app on my phone, the California border is only 3 hours away if I drive west on Interstate 10.

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


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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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


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

The Popular Quotes about Problem Solving in “Digital Master” Series 2018

Future of CIO

“Both tangible and intangible variables are important to problem-solving.

How To Know Whether Your Small Business Will Reap Big Benefits From AI Adoption


Find out from Serenity Gibbons how even small and medium enterprises can benefit by adopting AI in their business practice on Forbes : As a small business owner, have you dismissed artificial intelligence as a technology whose daunting complexity is rivaled only by the price tag that comes with it? It’s easy to imagine that AI […]. Cyber Security News

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

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

SCCM Troubleshooting Tool -Support Center ConfigMgrSupportCenter.exe


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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