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7 warning signs of could-be rogue employees

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Emerging Enterprise Techs to Watch

The latest batch includes quantum computing, gamification, reactive programming, augmented reality, transient electronics and Named Data Networking.

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IT Leadership: It’s All About Business Value

It’s a lot of work to prime your IT organization for business, but it’s well worth the pain.

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In 6 Months, the White House Has Replaced its Top IT Leaders

The White House may be trying to improve its IT operations by aligning itself more with Silicon Valley thinking

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Stuck at Dysfunction Junction

When you’re team can’t seem to work together, you need to figure out how your actions might be contributing to the dysfunction.

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Massive IT Transformation at AstraZeneca

Dave Smoley, CIO of AstraZeneca, uses a five pillar approach

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Your IT Security Infrastructure, Rebooted for 2015

Cloud, mobile, social media and other factors are conspiring to force companies to reevaluate their security infrastructure, from firewalls to authentication.

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Future Fetish

Long-term planning involves much more than compiling a list of cool new things.

Federal IT Projects Need Critical Care

Watchdogs at GAO put government IT project on High Risk List.


From the Dark Depths of Winter Spring Major new CIO Appointments

The White House, GM, Target and Time Warner name new CIOs


Turning Data into Food

How Monsanto is using predictive analytics and the Internet of Things to unlock digital yield

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Taking an Investment Management Approach to IT

How Joe Spagnoletti, CIO of Campbell Soup Company, has tightened the connection between IT dollars and business outcomes

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How an MSP Can Help Your Company Get Its Groove Back

Managed service providers (MSPs) are rapidly becoming the gold standard for outsourcing the day-to-day management responsibilities and operations of corporations worldwide, so the IT staff can focus on R&D, new products and better...

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The Embedded IT Worker: Would You Fit In?

The trend toward embedding IT workers within business units has been much heralded in theory, but slow to take off in practice. Those organizations that have made the move to an embedded IT workforce talk about the pros and cons.

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NFL Statement on New England Patriots Deflate-gate

No, the NFL's Deflate-gate controversy involving the New England Patriots' footballs during its AFC Championship win over the Indianapolis Colts has little to do with enterprise networking. But in case you haven't seen it, the league...

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It’s not the technology…stupid

The accelerated rate and introduction of new disruptive technologies is raising the stakes and increasing the pressure on CIOs to deliver more business value at an accelerated pace.

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IT Shops Grapple with New Healthcare Codes for Hurled Turtles, Fiery Water Skis

The OCD-10 medical coding system triples the number and length of codes hospitals and physicians use for billing as well as to describe diagnoses' and treatments. Two delays and billions of dollars later, the industry is still nervous...

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The Business Didn’t Ask for It

How the IT team at Dr. Pepper Snapple Group got buy-in for a game-changing mobile app

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Changing the Culture of IT

Herman De Prins, CIO of UCB, on his “Future of IT” Program

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