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Edge computing: What you need to know before you deploy

David Linthicum

I explained edge computing back in May, and how it’s related to cloud computing. But I continue to get questions on the use of edge computing, especially on whether should enterprises begin to use edge computing anytime soon. To make that decision, there are three aspects of edge computing that you should consider: [ InfoWorld’s David Linthicum explains what exactly is edge computing. Also: What is cloud computing? Everything you need to know now.

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Corporate IT: Why Fusion Teams are Essential to Digitalization


In the face of unprecedented challenges, sometimes the powers of Ironman, the Hulk, or even demigod Thor are not enough. It’s only when those complementary powers come together in a team — such as The Avengers — that the contest begins to seem winnable.

How to Prepare Tech Leaders in Your Company


A survey by the United States Department of Labor unveiled that in America, an average individual born in the late 50s or early 60s had to hunt for a job virtually 18 times till they attained the age of 48. This only signals that the search of employment is obligatory. With many job applicants today, […]. CTO News

Forrester warns CIOs of cloud market consolidation risks and rewards

Computer Weekly

Market watcher's latest cloud report outlines how the consolidation of the cloud software and infrastructure market can mean good and bad news for enterprises

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How to Rapidly Plan Digital Products and bring Amazing MVPs to Market Smarter and Faster

Social, Agile and Transformation

When it comes to planning new digital products, I find many organizations fall into one of two camps. Analysis Paralysis" Camp - These organizations are slow to endorse new product ideas. They send sponsors and product managers back for more and more market research, industry analysis, financial forecasting, and other activities to build up organizational confidence that they are embarking. agile planning business plans cmo digital transformation innovation product management

IBM’s Tape Breakthrough May Change Cold Storage – But Not Anytime Soon

Data Center Knowledge

Researchers find a way to jam more data than ever onto a square inch of tape Read More. Design Featured IBM Storage

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Government IT: How Your Portfolio Management Needs to Change


Government agencies and others in the public sector still aren’t as good at IT portfolio management as they should be. Their approach often leads to to waste, mismanagement, and needless duplication.

How A CIO Can Deal With Religion In The Workplace

The Accidental Successful CIO

CIOs need to balance religion when it comes to the office Image Credit: murdelta. Of all of the issues including the importance of information technology that the person with the CIO job has to deal with in the workplace, it’s possible that religion might be the most difficult.

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How ERP Can Cut Business Costs

IT Toolbox

The business of business is generating profits. That's the bottom line. Both large corporations and small, family-owned businesses are always on the lookout for ways to cut operational costs while improving efficiency. Getting more work done for lower costs means business growth and improved profits. One way a business can increase its operational efficiency


Schneider Makes It Big in Hollywood

Data Center Knowledge

Ships data center container to major visual-effects studio Read More. Design Featured Schneider Electric

Three Ways to Generate Profit With the Data You Already Have By Andrew Wells and Kathy Chiang


Editor's note: This article captures insights from Andrew Wells and Kathy Chiang, co-authors of the new book, Monetizing Your Data: A Guide to Turning Data into Profit-Driving Strategies and Solutions. -bg bg Build it and they will come. That is the view many organizations maintain about their data lakes and data warehouses. Companies are rapidly investing in […]. Artificial Intelligence Big Data CTO News

How Should A CIO Go About Hiring A Data Scientist?

The Accidental Successful CIO

Yes, you need a data scientist, but what do they really do? Image Credit: CyberHades. I’m pretty sure that all of us CIOs would be more than willing to admit that because of the importance of information technology, we are currently being flooded with data.

Cultural change a critical but neglected element of IoT security

Computer Weekly

Managing how people within an enterprise deal with data is a vital element of shoring up security around the internet of things, says Vodafone

IBM Says It Has Beat Facebook’s AI Server Scaling Record

Data Center Knowledge

Researchers design a way to manage massive GPU clusters while keeping network bottlenecks to a minimum. Read More. Design Featured IBM Machine Learning

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How communications firms use VoIP to build national status

IT Toolbox

One of the key trends we have been watching in the US VoIP market has been the efforts made by regionally-established communications players to expand their footprint as quickly as possible to a national scale. How do they do it? So far, by following one of two routes: Either slower via organic growth or more rapidly via alliances or acquisitions. Major geographic launch pads for aggressive expansion

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O’Reilly Velocity Conference NYC 1-4 Oct 2017


The O'Reilly Velocity Conference is the best place on the planet for web ops and systems engineering professionals like you to learn from your peers, exchange ideas with experts, and share best practices and lessons learned for handling modern systems and applications. Register Today for O'Reilly Velocity Conference New York, 2017. Save 20% with code: […]. Artificial Intelligence Big Data Cloud Computing CTO Cyber Security Events News Verify fails to meet key business case targets

Computer Weekly

Government’s controversial online identity system has missed important milestones that formed the basis of its original 2015 business case

Exclusive: San Francisco to See Its First Data Center Build in More Than a Decade

Data Center Knowledge

Fifteenfortyseven buys property next to city’s key interconnection hub at 200 Paul Read More. Colocation Featured North America

Deep Work is not encouraged in the enterprise today (ii)

IT Toolbox

continuing from. When 'collaboration' slows down your work. Deep versus Shallow work.

Digital Change: 2007 and Now, What a Difference

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Ten years seems like a long time in the digital world. A lot has changed and the pace of change continues to increase. More tools exist to make it easier to create a sharp looking and engaging web site. Social and mobile channels have had huge growth beyond anything imagined.

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UK calls for smart car cyber protection

Computer Weekly

A new generation of internet-connected cars will have to be better protected from cyber attackers, under tough new UK government guidance

SpaceX Rocket to Fire Hewlett Packard Supercomputer Into Orbit

Data Center Knowledge

NASA-approved computer system designed to last a year in space; mission to Mars not possible without longer-lasting computers. Read More. Design Hewlett Packard Enterprise Supercomputers

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The Storied Trail to Swagger 3.0.0

IT Toolbox

It is now available and in the wild from the Open API Initiative (OAI) which is operating under the wing of the Linux Foundation as an open standard that will be updated and maintained on GitHub going forward. This is a bright moment for the Swagger standard and includes some major overhauls to the specification. Also instead of Swagger, we should now be calling it the OpenAPI Specification (OAS

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Step-By-Step: Intro to Managing Azure AD via PowerShell


As IT Professionals know, time is never on our side. Hence the reason PowerShell is so important. It provides a quicker way of completing tasks and can even provide some automation if harnessed correctly.

Russian cyber espionage group targeting hotel Wi-Fi

Computer Weekly

A Russian cyber espionage group is targeting hotel Wi-Fi networks to carry out malware infections and potentially steal credentials, researchers warn

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Docker Is Raising Funding at $1.3B Valuation

Data Center Knowledge

Latest round of $75 million to help form sales, marketing team Read More. Business Docker Startups


Ubuiquiti is On Fire, I Tellya

IT Toolbox

Ah Ubiquiti… I recently attended Mobility Field Day 2 , and Ubiquiti was NOT there. Yet, Ubiquiti was the one vendor that was talked about more than any other along the lines of “It would be great to hear them present their own story in their own words” when us delegates chatted about such things. The truth is, The

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China sends 'unbreakable code' from quantum satellite to Earth

Tech Republic Security

A new satellite has been able to transmit 'unbreakable' code in an effort to build 'hack-proof' communications, according to Chinese state media

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