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    Generative AI will ‘no doubt’ affect all jobs, Indeed says

    All U.S. jobs on the website have skills that can be done or augmented by generative AI, but few will be fully replaced by the tech, Indeed said.

    By Laurel Kalser • Sept. 29, 2023
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    Enterprise software costs rise as major vendors lean on cloud

    IBM, Microsoft and Oracle are among a list of providers doubling down on SaaS to propel growth as tech leaders grapple with higher bills.

    By Sept. 28, 2023
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    Low Code/No Code

    To get the most out of low code, leaders must evaluate how the technology can complement the rest of the IT estate.

    By CIO Dive staff
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    IT leaders all in on AI for their daily work: report

    Directors and above in IT are broadly adopting the technology into daily workflows, according to a Freshwork report.

    By Sept. 27, 2023
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    SAP to add generative AI copilot across suite of solutions

    The company will embed Joule, a natural language generative AI tool, throughout its portfolio of enterprise apps and platforms.

    By Sept. 26, 2023
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    Top engineering chiefs hire software generalists, full-stack engineers

    On average, engineering leaders take 26 days to fill an open role, according to a Harris Poll survey.

    By Sept. 22, 2023
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    Innovation spend failing to yield ROI, execs say

    IT leaders identify collaboration and skills issues as top hurdles for transformation, according to KPMG data.

    By Sept. 21, 2023
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    Gen Z, millennials want more tech in the workplace

    Tech leaders fear the mismatch between tech expectations and in-house tools can lead to attrition, according to data from Riverbed.

    By Sept. 21, 2023
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    3 keys to making the most of colocation

    Under the right framework, colocation can help businesses optimize their cloud networking, freeing up capital for other IT investments.

    By Rob DeWeese • Sept. 18, 2023
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    Salesforce infuses rebranded CRM with AI, launches Einstein Copilot

    The software giant is introducing a conversational generative AI assistant baked into all applications. 

    By Sept. 12, 2023
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    Fear blocks enterprise innovation hopes as competition mounts

    Executives grapple with the weight of picking the wrong projects or squandering resources as new technological capabilities emerge.

    By Sept. 11, 2023
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    AI adoption in software development is slow to take root

    Just 1 in 4 organizations use AI in the software development lifecycle, but those who have adopted it are chasing efficiency and faster cycle times, a GitLab survey found.

    By Sept. 8, 2023
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    UNFI names former Mars exec CIO

    Mario Maffie will join the grocery retailer and wholesaler in October following a 24-year tech-focused career at the food producer.

    By Sam Silverstein • Sept. 8, 2023
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    SaaS moves to usage-based pricing as enterprises optimize tech spend

    Software providers shift to pay-as-you-go billing to bolster revenue growth and give customers more flexibility. 

    By Sept. 6, 2023
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    Zoom plugs more generative AI into solutions, revamps assistant tool

    The company's AI Companion tool, formerly known as Zoom IQ, will connect with products across the company's software suite. 

    By Sept. 5, 2023
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    Software industry urged to assume risk on open source security

    The Open Source Security Foundation called on commercial and non-commercial organizations that use open source software components to adopt better security practices.

    By David Jones • Sept. 1, 2023
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    Microsoft unbundles Teams from 365 in Europe amid antitrust query

    The company will sell Teams separately to customers in Europe as EU regulators review potentially anticompetitive practices.

    By Aug. 31, 2023
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    Salesforce banks on price hike, generative AI to spur revenue growth

    In the words of the CRM giant's CEO Marc Benioff, “that's the AI revolution coming at you, baby, so get ready.”

    By Aug. 31, 2023
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    Cloud interoperability remains elusive as tech stacks grow

    The push to modernize the enterprise can add unwanted complexity to tangled IT ecosystems, even in the cloud.

    By Aug. 31, 2023
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    Salesforce’s on-prem clients face cloud migration pressure: Gartner

    The SaaS company raised fees for on-prem Tableau users, signaling its intention to keep shifting customers to the cloud, Gartner analysts said.

    By Alexei Alexis • Aug. 30, 2023
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    Salesforce places guardrails around how customers can use its AI

    Just three pages long, the policy details what use cases Salesforce will not permit with its AI tools.

    By Aug. 23, 2023
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    SaaS prices jump 12% on average: report

    Microsoft and Salesforce are among the enterprise software vendors that have increased prices in the last 12 months.

    By Alexei Alexis • Aug. 23, 2023
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    Zoom enterprise growth tapers as it pushes AI services

    AI-driven features will help convey value to enterprise customers, according to CEO Eric Yuan.

    By Aug. 22, 2023
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    Tech tops C-suite priorities, but ROI concerns remain

    Finding value from new technology investments, such as generative AI, represent a top challenge for most executives, PwC found.

    By Aug. 22, 2023
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    IBM trains its LLM to read, rewrite COBOL apps

    The new watsonx Code Assistant for Z eases mainframe modernization, using generative AI to analyze, refactor, transform and validate legacy applications.

    By Aug. 22, 2023
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    Walmart’s AI push prioritizes customer experience, personalization

    "Ultimately, the power of generative AI or any technology is only as good as the data that powers it," CEO Doug McMillon said Thursday.

    By Aug. 17, 2023