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    Tech jobs are bouncing back as IT unemployment rate falls again in April

    The February spike in IT unemployment is steadily reversing, CompTIA said Friday.

    By May 3, 2024
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    IT executives rethink data strategies as enterprises push AI adoption

    Disruptive LLM technologies drove more than half of organizations to evolve analytics operating models, elevating the chief data officer role, according to Gartner research.

    By April 29, 2024
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    CIO Priorities

    Companies task their CIOs with balancing the company’s economic and operational needs as they enable technology throughout the business.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    United Airlines nears final mile of cloud migration

    "You don’t save the cost of moving to the cloud until you shut the mainframe down,” CFO Mike Leskinen said Wednesday.

    By April 18, 2024
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    CIOs are starting to act like product leaders

    Modern IT leaders are thinking more and more like product leaders. Read about how the role of the CIO is constantly evolving.

    By Markus Zirn, Chief Strategy Officer at Workato • April 15, 2024
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    JPMorgan Chase CEO wants more cloud to fuel AI, analytics

    The banking giant aims to have 75% of its data and 70% of its applications in the cloud this year, Jamie Dimon said in a letter to shareholders.

    By April 12, 2024
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    How the Boston Celtics used cloud to up their basketball analytics game

    As big data rolled in, the 78-year-old NBA franchise migrated its tech stack from CTO Jay Wessland’s back office to AWS infrastructure.

    By April 12, 2024
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    1 in 4 IT leaders regret quick AI investments: Asana

    Technology execs play a crucial role in shaping organizations’ AI playbook, but speedy adoption comes at a cost.

    By March 20, 2024
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    3 ways CIOs can lead enterprise cost optimization

    Companies are cautiously optimistic about the economy but still focused on controlling spending throughout the enterprise, Boston Consulting Group found.

    By March 19, 2024
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    White House adds teeth to secure software development requirements

    The guidelines are designed to ensure software producers working with the U.S. government comply with standards for secure development.

    By David Jones • March 15, 2024
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    In an era of AI, skill building is a top organizational priority, LinkedIn says

    Providing learning opportunities is a top strategy for companies as retention concerns persist.

    By Carolyn Crist • March 13, 2024
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    FedEx CIO, who led the company’s digital push, to retire

    Rob Carter helmed technology leadership at the shipping giant since 2000. Sriram Krishnasamy, who leads the company's Dataworks unit, will formally take over July 1. 

    By March 12, 2024
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    Snowflake details next stage of AI data strategy as new CEO takes the helm

    The retirement of Snowflake’s CEO and ascendance of its SVP of AI punctuates an AI-fueled data boom for the company. 

    By Feb. 29, 2024
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    With ambition changing, only 3 in 10 workers aspire to C-suite roles

    Money is the top driver of job satisfaction, not recognition or advancement, according to Empower research.

    By Carolyn Crist • Feb. 29, 2024
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    Wendy’s promotes CTO to CIO role

    As CTO, Matt Spessard led the rollout of Google Vertex AI chatbot capabilities into the drive-thru experience. As CIO, he’ll expand the pilot program. 

    By Feb. 27, 2024
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    C-suite leaders demand more cloud spending

    Executives are pushing for post-optimization migrations, driving an expected upsurge in enterprise cloud spend this year, according to SaaS provider Wanclouds.

    By Feb. 15, 2024
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    From CIO to CEO: How Gary Hoberman made the leap to startup land

    The Unqork founder spent two decades grappling with technical debt. Then, he left corporate life and set out to untangle legacy code.

    By Feb. 15, 2024
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    Opinion

    6 steps for CIOs enabling global IT operations

    Before company stakeholders can rely on technology teams for support, IT must globalize its own processes, from data collection to infrastructure.

    By Rebecca Ray • Feb. 13, 2024
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    AI fundamentals among most-needed digital skills, job seekers say

    Most tech job seekers are aware of AI's impact on the workforce, a CompTIA report finds.

    By Feb. 9, 2024
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    What CIOs stand to gain in a tech M&A revival

    Acquisitions by companies like IBM, Cisco and SAP reflect a trend that gives IT executives a window to centralize IT spend around key vendors.

    By Feb. 9, 2024
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    McDonald’s invests aggressively in technology

    The fast food giant’s three-pronged plan aims to digitally transform customer experience, franchise operations and core systems, President and CEO Chris Kempczinski said Monday.

    By Feb. 6, 2024
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    Tech salaries contracted in 2023 after hiring pullback

    The dip in compensation reflects layoffs at large tech providers and economic headwinds, according to Dice research.

    By Feb. 6, 2024
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    Why Discover went all-in on open source

    The company’s tech leadership eased the product development process, removing barriers to innovation and opening pathways for engineers to advance.

    By Feb. 2, 2024
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    Southwest Airlines to spend $1.7B on tech, cloud migration this year

    The commercial carrier has shifted just under half of its tech estate to cloud, President and CEO Bob Jordan said Thursday.

    By Jan. 29, 2024
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    Tech positions take a tumble on Indeed’s best jobs ranking

    In 2023, tech dominated the company's rankings. But this year, just one IT role landed in the top 10.

    By Jan. 24, 2024
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    CIOs for hire shift focus as clients tackle cyber, AI rollouts

    Amid enterprise resource constraints, interim and fractional CIOs lead longer-term strategies.

    By Suman Bhattacharyya • Jan. 23, 2024