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IBM Goes All In On Cloud And Sends Collaboration And Experience Products To HCL

Forrester IT

IBM’s journey to rebalance its enterprise software portfolio around areas such as AI, hybrid cloud, and supply chain shifted into high gear with an agreement to sell a group of its collaboration and experience products to HCL Technologies for $1.8 billion, as announced on December 6.

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California imposes new regulations on ‘internet of things’ devices


As people shop for loved ones this holiday season, internet-enabled gadgets are often at the top of the list. These gifts may be an automated vacuum cleaner, a doorbell with a camera or a Furbacca, a toy that combines Furby and Chewbacca and interacts with a smart device. These contraptions—collectively referred to as the “internet […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO Internet of Things News

The private cloud is now a peripheral to the public cloud

David Linthicum

No matter if you’re looking at Microsoft’s Azure Stack, Amazon Web Services’s Outpost, or Google's Kubernetes Engine (GKE) on premises, that emerging pattern is the same: placing an on-premises version of a pubic cloud’s cloud services that runs on hardware in the data center that you can see and touch. In other words, the private cloud is becoming a public-cloud peripheral more than a traditional decoupled private cloud. InfoWorld explains: What is multicloud?

Top 10 Personal Technologies to Support Digital Business


The idea of an assistant that can schedule meetings and arrange a calendar, order lunch and remind you that you need to leave the office before 4:30 on Thursday to make it across the city to dinner with colleagues doesn’t seem too extraordinary--until you learn the assistant isn’t a person at a desk, but rather a virtual assistant (VA).

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Farming Innovation And Climate Change Adaptation

Forrester IT

Every company will face disruption from new market entrants and innovations that seek to solve some of the world’s most difficult issues.

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Why are we still at risk from email hacking?


Email remains the main communication tool for businesses. If an email account is hacked it can allow the attacker access to the personal, sensitive, or confidential information in the mail storage; as well as allowing them to read new incoming and outgoing email and to send and receive as the legitimate owner. With advances in medicine […]. Cyber Security News

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Is Your Product Development Ready for Zero-Touch User Interfaces?


Cake batter doesn’t mix well with touchscreens. A connected refrigerator with a large touchscreen in the middle of the kitchen is a blessing for a busy working mom who can organize and sync her kids’ school schedules and the weekly grocery list with her smartphone and the fridge. Yet that same “smart” appliance doesn’t feel very smart with a dollop of double chocolate cupcake mix on the touchscreen to-do list. Zero-touch user interfaces (UI) are coming. “As

Get Ready for Edge Computing’s Rise In 2019

Forrester IT

Every company needs edge computing on its technology roadmap starting in 2019. While many of you may see edge as exclusive to IoT, its value is much wider and will prove as critical to driving up customer experience as content delivery networks (CDN) were in the early days of the Web. Which explains why you […]. edge computing internet of things (IoT) IoT

AT&T is the first major US carrier to support eSIM on iPhone


eSIMs are finally getting a foot in the door in the US. Alongside the news that Apple has officially released iOS 12.1.1 to the public, which includes eSIM support, AT&T has become the first major US carrier to support eSIM for iPhone. The eSIM is designed to mitigate the faff and frustration associated with traditional SIM […]. CTO News

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How To Avoid Having Unengaged Employees On Your Team

The Accidental Successful CIO

What you really want is for the members of your IT department to be engaged Image Credit: Ged Carroll. When you have new people join your department, they generally do so with a great deal of excitement – they understand the importance of information technology.

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LAPS Privileged Access Management for Windows 10


Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Microsoft Local Administrator Password Solution (LAPS) is just one part of a larger credential theft mitigation and monitoring strategy. But it’s an important pillar in your credential thread mitigation strategy.

Help Rogue IT Go Legit With Citizen Development Platforms

Forrester IT

Meet Ray. He’s the director of loan operations at a bank – and he’s running out of patience. It takes ages to process customer requests, find customer info, and decide on loans. His team is doing the best it can but is demoralized by poor customer reviews and lost deals. After asking central IT for […]. application development & delivery low-code platforms citizen developer low-code development platform

A Favorite Topic: What’s the Difference between Machine Learning and AI?


We report quite a bit on Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and how they relate (see, for example, Not All Machine Learning Is Artificial Intelligence). But opinions vary on this. Some view that alhough AI and machine learning are nearly similar but there is inherent difference between them. Taylor Donovan Barnett explains his views on the […]. Artificial Intelligence CTO News

How are you rewarding top performers in digital transformation, data science, agile, and devops programs?

Social, Agile and Transformation

Are you leaving it to HR and once a year performance reviews as your primary way to recognize good performance? Or are you seeking formal and informal ways to let your key employees know they are a good job. Recognition can come in many forms. For example, it's been a great couple of weeks for me on receiving recognition. Enterprise Mobility Exchange listed me as their top digital. about me agile software development big data cio data management data scientist digital transformation

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Expanding the AWS Cloud – Introducing the AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region

All Things Distributed

In April 2017, Amazon Web Services announced that it would launch a new AWS infrastructure region Region in Sweden. Today, I'm happy to announce that the AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region, our 20th Region globally, is now generally available for use by customers.

Video Drives Online Display Advertising Spending But With Some Limitations

Forrester IT

Online video offers marketers and media firms an immersive and interactive form of communication with targeted user groups. Google is constantly refining its content acquisition and delivery tools to grow its YouTube revenue. Three Chinese digital giants — Baidu, Alibaba, and Tencent (BAT) — are investing aggressively on their online video platforms, namely Baidu’s iQiyi, […]. advertising Asia Pacific B2C marketing digital marketing

Workplace AI: Emerging technologies, ethical questions


Read why Maria Korolov says that there are some ethical questions in using artificial intelligence at the workplace on CIO : AI is making quick inroads into the workplace. Equally capable of whipping up informed predictions in a flash and completing specific tasks on a scale that humans can’t match, artificial intelligence is being applied […]. Artificial Intelligence News

The Popular Quotes about CIO Leadership in “Digital Master” Series 2018

Future of CIO

“IT delivery is about People, Process, and Technology, in this order.”

7 technologies that CIOs can’t ignore in 2019

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: As technology evolves, it plays an increasingly important role in the business world. More than ever, the modern CIO must stay ahead of the ever-changing technology curve, and understand how new technologies might affect their business.

Robotics Quotient — Maximize Value From AI And Automation Investments

Forrester IT

AI and automation have risen to the top of CIOs’ agendas, but most companies aren’t prepared to recognize the full value from their investments. While they’ve spent money on technology, they haven’t invested enough in fundamentals — the people, leadership, and organizational structures that will drive success. Learn how our RQ (Robotics Quotient) model helps clients […]. artificial intelligence (AI) automation chief information officer (CIO

We Pretty Much Agree: AI is not here to take jobs, just to make work more meaningful


Many AI naysayers warn about the loss of jobs once AI takes over workplace. However, Praveen Kanyadi of Tech Radar says that AI could make jobs much more interesting. We tend to agree of course. Here are Praveen’s views: Many fear that AI is taking away jobs, but this notion is misguided. Recent trends show that […]. Artificial Intelligence News

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The Popular Quotes about CIO Leadership in “Digital Master” Series 2018

Future of CIO

Be grateful to understand others and be understood.


Operate Like a Startup at Any Size

Information Week

A technology CEO shares his thoughts on what to consider when you are building an internal innovation hub


Coupa’s Acquisition Of Hiperos Adds To The Suites Vs. Portfolios Vs. Best-Of-Breed Debate

Forrester IT

Clients often ask me, when they are selecting an ePurchasing product such as eProcurement, whether they should choose the best product in that category or look for a vendor that also offers products in related categories such as contract lifecycle management (CLM) and supplier risk & performance (SRPM). My answer is that it’s a tradeoff, […]. coupa epurchasing hiperos SRPM


Machine learning adoption thwarted by lack of human skills


We’ve all heard the dire predictions about robots coming to steal our jobs. As technologies such as machine learning, AI and automation advance by the day, workplaces everywhere are being transformed; naturally, some people fear that they will become redundant — depending on their job, some may be right. In this age of AI and […]. Artificial Intelligence News

The Digital Management Formula

Future of CIO

Digital Management = Goal + Principle + Process + Practice + Training + Metrics The digital paradigm has many dimensions, with hyperconnected nature and lots of moving pieces. The digital management is a hybrid and holistic discipline with many mixed parts.

Exploring the future Ep5: Considering uncertainties in the future of infrastructure

Trends in the Living Networks

I recorded this episode of my vlog when I was at the Building Nations Symposium in Auckland, New Zealand to give a keynote on ‘Making the Future Real’ Infrastructure is highly tangible, and those involved in infrastructure tend to be highly grounded.

Cloud Computing 2019: The Cloud Comes of Age

Information Week

A Forrester study predicts that enterprises must respond nimbly to address changing cloud markets and technologies

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After another massive Google+ data breach, you should probably delete your profile right now


Google+ may be a punchline in the social network world, but there’s something seriously wrong with it. For the second time in as many months, Google has announced that Google+ has been hit with another data leak, and this one is way worse than the last. According to a blog post, some 52.5 million users are […]. CTO Cyber Security News

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Creative Competency

Future of CIO

Creativity is a contextualized competency. Creativity comprises a combination of “flavored ingredients” that work together, flow, fluctuate, in harmony, in order to generate creative energy. You can pull it out of the box and look at it through different lenses.