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May 01, 2015
What do virtualization, scalability and automation have to do with a perfect cup of coffee or how many candidates ace the LSATs?
April 30, 2015
John Matelski, an IT executive and current president of the Independent Oracle Users Group, makes bringing out the leadership skills of DBAs and other technical staffers who are IOUG members a priority.
March 27, 2015
News roundup: The ban of "booth babes" at RSA Conference 2015 has been met with praise; does it equal an increase of women in infosec? Plus: Cyberthreat data-sharing bill advances; Flash flaw exploited days after patching; new twist on Google Play app vetting.
March 23, 2015
Spending in human resources technology is not resulting in improved outcomes, warns a new Deloitte report.
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Now that more companies have big data analytics programs, new trends -- and new challenges -- are emerging. Many programs have moved out of experimentation into real production, offering a timely opportunity to learn how companies are tapping into their most massive data sources. New research examines where and how big data analytics programs have been successfully deployed, as well as plans for the future.
In this report, discover which business departments and processes are most commonly driving big data projects, and the data types these programs are prioritizing. Learn which technologies are now considered part of big data analytics programs. It’s not all about open source tools such as Hadoop. And find out how big data analytics capabilities are delivered across organizations and the greatest challenges these programs face. Continue Reading
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The platform business model develops and derives value from the ecosystem of users it connects. CIOs need to be in on it. Continue Reading
One way to bridge the divide between IT and marketing is for the CMO to be a former CIO. Level 3's Anthony Christie talks about the CIO-CMO bond. Continue Reading
IT professionals who want to move into business intelligence roles should take classes, advises careers expert Matt Mueller -- or accept an entry-level position. Continue Reading
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Despite the recent breaches making headlines, experts say that healthcare IT professionals should stay full steam ahead with the adoption of mobile. Continue Reading
Joe DeCosmo, chief analytics officer at Enova International Inc., discusses his approach to building and managing the financial services firm's team of data scientists and analysts. Continue Reading
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In this Ask the Expert, analysts James Staten of Forrester Research and Kyle Hilgendorf of Gartner explain why companies need the services of a cloud architect. Continue Reading
As intellectual property becomes the objective of business, IT must focus more on security and flexibility. Continue Reading
A CIO's role and the overall success of an enterprise's security are the two main factors that can make or break an organization. Continue Reading