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Technical architecture: What IT does for a living

Building effective IT 101: Technical architecture is what separates a hard-to-navigate pile of tech from accelerating IT’s ability to get things done.

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What is AIOps? Injecting intelligence into IT operations

Organizations seeking to better monitor IT assets are turning to artificial intelligence to get ahead of performance issues and to automate fixes before negative impacts are felt.

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7 IT metrics that matter most

As the number of IT metrics multiply, it’s important to zero in on the key indicators that offer at-a-glance insights on essential enterprise functions.

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Public cloud: 4 success stories

The public cloud has been a booster shot for digital transformation during the pandemic. IT leaders offer advice on driving efficiency and agility in the cloud.

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7 hot digital transformation trends — and 3 going cold

The pandemic has seen organizations doubling down on true transformation. Here’s how digital initiatives are reshaping technology strategies and revolutionizing how work gets done.

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7 ways to rebuild a failed IT organization

Your CIO predecessor had some unique ideas about IT leadership — most of them terrible. Now it’s your job to clean up the mess. Here’s what how to get IT back on track.

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Hertz drives business resilience technology and cuture

Providing quality car rental services for more than 90 years, Hertz is a worldwide leader. To be a recognized player in the travel industry for so long means that the organization relies on core principles to not only guide the...

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Salesforce builds business resilience with infrastructure strategy

With 55,000 employees, Salesforce relies on key principles of people, process and technology to apply the right mix of IT infrastructure to reliabilty support the business. When you add the need to rapidly shift from in person to...

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Top 18 enterprise architecture tools for 2021

These popular and emerging EA tools offer businesses everything they need to support enterprise architecture and digital transformation.

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Options clearing corporation leans into technology resilience

For 45 years, the Options Clearing Corporation (OCC) has been the only clearinghouse for all U.S. equity options trades. By serving as the buyer to every seller and the seller to every buyer in options trading, OCC manages risk for...

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Real IT leadership: Selling the transformative dream

It's one thing to cook up a great new initiative, but making it happen requires powers of persuasion, solid partnerships, and access to genuine technical insight.

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UPS delivers resilience, flexibility with predictive analytics

The logistics titan has created a business intelligence platform that uses advanced analytics and machine learning to support forecasting, operations visibility, optimization, and reporting.

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The Wahington Post finds resilience in IT core principles

Unlike many other industries, media is used to ongoing change with the news cycle, the platforms its customers use, and changing business conditions. But core principles that leverage technology are what keep properties like The...

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Leveling up your IT talent strategy

The promise of technology advancements and digital transformation has helped CEOs finally recognize what the best CIOs have known all along: IT is the business. Is your talent strategy keeping pace?

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IDC: IT demand reshaped in digital resilience shift

Join us as we reveal IDC’s outlook for overall IT demand and how it’s being shaped by companies shifting from a singular focus on digital transformation to digital resilience. We’ll look at the role technology will play as...

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CIOs embrace business-led IT amid tech democratization

Shadow IT no more: CIOs are increasingly welcoming technologies built or bought by business lines, while providing governance and vendor management support.

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How Lionsgate Entertainment supports the business with resilient IT

Like so many industries, the entertainment industry must build their business models to remain resilient across changing business conditions. Join us as we to learn how Lionsgate Entertainment takes on the challenge.

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How (and why) to create an emerging technology heat map

Use this rapid assessment tool to uncover the emerging technologies and trends that are of strategic importance to the business.

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