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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.

Lisa Davis, CIO, Blue Shield of California

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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What will ensure the continued ascent of telehealth technology?

Telehealth is at a crossroads. Here are three things health systems must consider before investing further in telehealth technology.

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7 enterprise cloud strategy trends for 2021

Maximizing the value of hybrid cloud, while managing sprawl and cloud costs, is top of mind for CIOs seeking to boost business outcomes this year.

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Powering CarMax with clouds

CarMax SVP and Chief Information and Technology Officer Shamim Mohammad is leveraging innovation and technology to embed integrity, honest and transparency in the used car buying experience. As the nation’s largest used car retailer,...

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Cloud innovation: Everywhere, for everything, even faster

Rick Villars is Group Vice President, Worldwide Research, at IDC, and he predicts the core of any enterprise's success in the fast-growing digital economy will be making the most of clouds in all their diversity. Join us for this...

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Why Andy Jassy was picked to fill Jeff Bezos’s big shoes at Amazon

The man who built Amazon Web Services into a $40 billion business is taking the big seat at the e-commerce company.

Karthik Venkatesh, CIO, Walden University

How technology creates an ecosystem of learning at Walden University

Walden CIO Karthik Venkatesh discusses how the university is leveraging SaaS, RPA, AI, and more to maximize student success.

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