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Creating a multicloud security architecture: IDG's CIO Think Tank

IDG convened 30 senior IT executives as part of our CIO Think Tank Program to explore key opportunities and challenges with multicloud – including security issues IT leaders face in building a true multicloud architecture. Join us as...

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Analytics in the cloud: Key challenges and how to overcome them

Moving analytics to the cloud requires new approaches, skills, and architectures compared with analysis done in-house the traditional way.

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How Brunswick IT enables digital business

CIO Mike Adams shares how the company has designed its digital and data platforms to put the customer at the center of its products, services, and digital ecosystem, underpinned by enterprise architecture.

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The ‘why’ of digital transformation is the key to unlocking value

Too many leadership teams focus on the ‘how’ or ‘what’ of their digitalization projects – which makes the destination less clear and can lead to negative ROI.

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10 technologies that will disrupt business in 2021

From AI to serverless computing, these 10 disruptive technologies and trends are transforming the business landscape in the wake of the pandemic and beyond.


IFS launches cloud-native, containerized ERP

The ERP vendor’s IFS Cloud gives CIOs hosting flexibility, freedom from infrastructure management, and vertical options tailored to their industries.

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Mars Perseverance rover landing: How IT supports NASA and JPL’s Mars 2020 mission

Last month, the Perseverance rover successfully landed on Mars following a six-and-half-month journey from Earth through space. Over the next Martian year (or, over 600 days here on Earth), the rover will search for signs of ancient...

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6 hot infrastructure and operations trends — and 5 going cold

When it comes to infrastructure and production systems, stability is king. And yet change persists, as organizations seek greater security and faster speeds — without sacrificing reliability.

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10 key Microsoft Ignite takeaways for CIOs

It’s barely five months since the last Ignite conference, but Microsoft still had a lot to share about innovations in AI, IoT, and communication.

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AWS customers and partners confident in CEO transition — for now CEO Jeff Bezos tabbed longtime AWS CEO Andy Jassy to fill his shoes this summer. Here’s what tech leaders and partners have to say about the move.

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What is a solutions architect? A vital role for IT-business alignment

Solutions architects are a vital role in any organization that wants to align its business goals and needs with IT services, products, software, and infrastructure.

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US Dept. of Labor finds efficiency in flexible clouds

The U.S. Department of Labor’s CIO Gundeep Ahluwalia leads technology across 28 diverse mission areas of the vast agency. Leveraging flexible clouds and mobile technologies, the organization won a CIO 100 award for modernizing the...

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16 technology winners and losers, post-COVID

The coronavirus crisis has shaken up business as usual, with some IT strategies and tools rising to the occasion and others in line for a rethink or tough recovery post-pandemic.

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Inside Blue Shield of California's IT operating model overhaul

For CIO Lisa Davis, the transformation to a product-focused operating model is key to realizing the health plan provider's digital health vision.

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At HMShost, a shift to the cloud brings yields business benefits

HMShost Corporation’s EVP and CIO Sarah Naqvi is transforming their technology foundation with a fundamental shift to the cloud that yields a spectrum of business benefits. Operating retail stores for 300 brands in 120 airports around...

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At PPG, cloud fundamentally changes the customer value proposition

PPG’s Global Director of Information Technology Jeff Lipniskis leads a team that continues to build a cloud-powered CIO 100 award-winning project delivering added customer value in the industrial coatings business. Combining cloud and...

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Inside Carhartt’s journey to digitize everything

Carhartt’s CIO and SVP of Business Planning John Hill is leading his organization’s five-year journey to digitize everything across the company’s business landscape -- with a goal to remove any friction in the way of delighting...

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Editors' panel: How to leverage multicloud while minimizing risk

IDG Enterprise Editor in Chief Eric Knorr and InfoWorld senior writer Serdar Yegulalp reflect on what’s driving the multicloud trend, what the sticking points are, and how businesses can leverage multiple service ecosystems while...

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