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    DevOps and cloud lead M&A deals in enterprise software

    Demand for cloud integration apps drives consolidation, despite macroeconomic uncertainty.

    By Sept. 30, 2022
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    Microsoft’s CISO on why cloud matters for security response

    Cloud can give companies insight into current and future threats as the landscape grows more complex, said Bret Arsenault.

    By Sept. 29, 2022
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    When are you earning your technology certifications?

    Skillsoft's list of the top 15 highest-paid IT certifications might tell you more than you think.

    By Sept. 29, 2022
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    Budget cuts will spare IT heading into 2023

    Companies are bracing for a recession, reducing non-essential spending, but investments in technology and modernization stand firm.

    By Sept. 27, 2022
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    Cyber paradox: Security looms as obstacle and opportunity in cloud migration

    Data protection and compliance solutions are easing cloud adoption even as cyber concerns persist.

    By Sept. 26, 2022
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    Midsize companies prioritize security while navigating resource limits

    Despite smaller budgets and risk appetite, midsize businesses still have critical technology needs on their way to business growth.

    By Sept. 26, 2022
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    Cloud collaboration market boom is good news for Microsoft

    With hybrid work entrenched and data security a looming concern, IT spend on collaboration bodes well for the No. 2 infrastructure cloud provider.

    By Sept. 23, 2022
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    Better living through cloud: Green aspirations drive migration

    Companies are prioritizing sustainability and counting on cloud technologies to provide new gains in curbing carbon emissions.

    By Sept. 23, 2022
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    Facing pressure, CIOs tap managed service providers to deliver efficiency

    From automating processes to consolidating vendors, companies are calling on MSPs to help streamline technology investments.

    By Suman Bhattacharyya • Sept. 19, 2022
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    Cloud delivers data — too much, for most companies

    The volume, velocity and variety of data produced by cloud-native tech stacks is more than most companies are equipped or staffed to handle.

    By Sept. 16, 2022
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    3 steps toward a sustainable cloud strategy

    Few companies pick their cloud providers using environmental sustainability as criteria. But that’s about to change.

    By Miguel Angel Borrega • Sept. 16, 2022
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    Highest-paid IT certifications show the clout of data skills

    Cyber and cloud remain high on the list of top-paying credentials, but ROI for data certifications reflects increased need for data engineers, scientists and analysts.

    By Sept. 9, 2022
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    How Royal Caribbean set up a seafaring cloud strategy

    Choosing the right mix of cloud vendors can prove difficult for IT leaders, especially those in niche industries who need a service provider to efficiently meet specific needs.

    By Aug. 29, 2022
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    CIOs tackle sustainability through cloud migration

    Tech leaders at Boeing and IBM are among those championing the merits of analytics and cloud technology to reduce a business's carbon footprint.

    By Aug. 29, 2022
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    Historic highs in tech job postings persist through first half of year

    Despite a June dip, demand for IT talent remains at an all-time high.

    By Aug. 23, 2022
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    Like a marathon, modernization needs pacing, planning and persistence

    A strategic approach to cloud spending is crucial as companies eye the finish line in race to modernize. 

    By Aug. 22, 2022
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    Big data costs big money: How to handle spiraling cloud costs

    A federated approach to data governance can help CIOs control cloud spend as companies expand data operations.

    By Aug. 18, 2022
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    From cost center to profit center: The changing role of IT

    Data has become one of the most important enterprise assets, so understanding how technology unlocks the value of data and delivers ROI is crucial to the CIO role.

    By Manish Sood • Aug. 17, 2022
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    New York Life modernization tackles data interaction, integration

    As companies search for efficiency and productivity gains, difficulty in integrating new technologies can be a stumbling block.

    By Aug. 15, 2022
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    Understanding cloud reliability is complicated

    Executives can’t rely on any one metric to understand if cloud reliability is getting better or worse.

    By Allen Bernard • Aug. 11, 2022
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    Debt, declining revenue threaten future of cloud-communication company Avaya

    After a challenging transition from hardware to software, the iPaaS company replaced its CEO in the face of faltering financials.

    By Aug. 10, 2022
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    Clorox touts technology as fix to post-pandemic slump and macroeconomic stress

    A cloud-based ERP system and “a suite of other digital technologies” aim to streamline operations for the cleaning and consumer products company.

    By Aug. 8, 2022
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    AWS and Microsoft eye economy in a bid to control cloud cost

    An economic downturn won’t slow cloud migration — unless cloud providers start raising prices.

    By Aug. 3, 2022
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    AWS launches subscription service to help companies build cloud skills

    The service includes AWS Skill Builder modules, certification practice exams and a role playing game called Cloud Quest. 

    By Aug. 2, 2022
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    Lessons from Target’s cloud journey, a decade in the making

    The retailer didn’t just lift and shift to get to the cloud — and it had some sticker shock along the way.

    By July 29, 2022