Only a safe cloud can fuel digital transformation

Only a safe cloud can fuel digital transformation

As the world goes digital, organizations will follow. Cloud computing will intensify that journey — but it must be secure.

02/01/18

No. 1 business priority reported by CIOs for 2018

No. 1 business priority reported by CIOs for 2018

Growth tops the list of business priorities reported by CIOs for 2018, according to Gartner’s 2018 CIO Agenda Report. The results mirror the analyst’s prior 2017 CEO Survey, in which 58 percent of respondents identified growth as...

01/16/18

Devsecops: Game-changing the app economy

Devsecops: Game-changing the app economy

Devsecops is a disruptive force that will not only improve application security, but also enable the security team to create greater value for their organization.

01/09/18

Multi-cloud landscapes will be standard by 2019 but greater choices yield excessive complexity

Multi-cloud landscapes will be standard by 2019 but greater choices yield excessive complexity

Innovation and new pricing schemes make navigating the cloud landscape more challenging, but offer growth opportunities for providers that can untangling this complexity.

12/15/17

Why CIOs need to upgrade their arsenals to keep up with the digital revolution

Why CIOs need to upgrade their arsenals to keep up with the digital revolution

Half of CIOs who have not transformed their teams' capabilities will lose their seat on the digital leadership team.

12/08/17

Lifting big data to the sky: Hadoop-as-a-Service is gaining rapid traction

Lifting big data to the sky: Hadoop-as-a-Service is gaining rapid traction

The cloud is becoming the location of choice for organizations expediting their digital activities. Here's what to consider when evaluating a HaaS provider.

12/01/17

Migrating into the cloud: easier said than done

Migrating into the cloud: easier said than done

The number of cloud-hosted applications is poised to increase by 40 percent over the next two years. Yet, research finds that successfully mastering the transition and transformation phase remains a challenge.

11/20/17

The CIO’s future: tech is no longer enough

The CIO’s future: tech is no longer enough

Along with the implementation of digital strategies, IT is evolving from a centralized support function into an advisor, enabler, broker and orchestrator of business services.

11/10/17

The data-centric enterprise: Not yet a done deal

The data-centric enterprise: Not yet a done deal

Data is turning into a new source of competition yet complexity, missing data quality and a rising talent shortage could prevent enterprises from harvesting their efforts.

11/01/17

75% of customers are willing to pay a premium for enhanced hosting and cloud services

75% of customers are willing to pay a premium for enhanced hosting and cloud services

75% of customers are willing to pay a premium for enhanced hosting and cloud services. Cloud users are willing to pay an average 30 percent premium for enhancements such as security, uptime and performance. Still, many providers fail...

10/20/17

The changing role of the CIO – from operating IT to orchestrating IT

The changing role of the CIO – from operating IT to orchestrating IT

How the cloudification of everything will fundamentally change the CIO’s job description – and require additional capabilities as organizations go completely digital.

10/13/17

Everything-as-a-Service: seizing the next big cloud opportunity on the horizon

Everything-as-a-Service: seizing the next big cloud opportunity on the horizon

The emerging service economy is creating new market categories and providing ample room for growth for companies that can connect the external dots and minimize internal overhead.

10/04/17

Widespread cybercrime costs reaching $11.7 million on average per organization

Widespread cybercrime costs reaching $11.7 million on average per organization

Overall, breaches have increased by 23 percent over the previous year, and demand a security approach that builds resilience from the inside out.

09/28/17

How China is en route to becoming a digital superpower

How China is en route to becoming a digital superpower

With skyrocketing e-commerce revenues, China’s digital-savvy middle-class is spurring productivity and economic growth. Yet challenges remain.

09/18/17

6 reasons why organizations need to boost their cyber-resilience

6 reasons why organizations need to boost their cyber-resilience

Despite skyrocketing cyber-security spending, 81% of CISOs still worry that data breaches remain unaddressed.

09/11/17

Cloud computing and the costs: a love-hate relationship

Cloud computing and the costs: a love-hate relationship

Rather than advancing their digital strategies, focusing on cost savings is still the top priority for companies using the cloud. Yet, many of them are struggling to garner the desired economic benefits.

09/01/17

Crossing the chasm: How to operate containers and microservices at scale

Crossing the chasm: How to operate containers and microservices at scale

Organizations are increasingly employing containers and microservices aiming to spur their digital growth. Here is how to turn it into a success.

08/21/17

Why are USB sticks wrinkle-free?

Why are USB sticks wrinkle-free?

Roughly half of lost USB sticks and other mobile gadgets get returned to owners, which triggers the million-dollar question: What happens to the other half?

08/14/17

From big data to good data: closing the gap between data governance and business insights

From big data to good data: closing the gap between data governance and business insights

Despite increasing spend on big data technology, many organizations still struggle how to make sense out of the massively growing digital universe.

08/08/17

Headache for the CIO: Shadow IT is soaring as LoBs seek greater autonomy

Headache for the CIO: Shadow IT is soaring as LoBs seek greater autonomy

Due to the explosive cloud and other third-platform technology adoption, lines of businesses are relying far less on enterprise IT to fund their technology purchases.

07/24/17

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