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IT professionals are some of the most connected and well-informed employees in the organization. We’re here to help with recent tech news to keep our readers current on trends, options, advantages, disadvantages, and costs. What are your competitors doing? How can IT make the company better?


Survey Describes Hopes and Concerns Surrounding IoT

Many companies expect the Internet of Things (IoT) to affect their industries—but most of them don’t have a clear plan for it yet. Surveys of IT leaders show that when it comes to IoT, there are both high hopes and deep concerns.

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DevOps: A Too-Secret Weapon

DevOps has shown to bring many benefits to organizations that use it, but there’s just one small problem—most companies still don’t know what it actually is. This is according to new research that suggests that this secret weapon may be a little too secret.

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If You Want Privacy, Ditch Honesty

Everyone, from hackers to big technology companies to governments, wants all of our personal information. It’s reaching the point where if we want any data privacy, it’s time to start lying.

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The Decline of the Data Center

The decline of data centers continues unabated as IT leaders and their users are turning to rented servers. Consolidation and moving to the cloud are also huge factors behind changes that are driving data centers out of favor.

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Robots on the Job Complicate IT’s Role

Enterprise robotics are on a meteoric rise—is your IT department prepared? The only certainty is that it won’t be business as usual. Read on for a few of the things that IT managers need to know about robots on the job.

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10 Cities Where You May Not Get Paid What You’re Worth

IT careers are booming, and salaries are sky-high. However, despite the lucrative trends in tech jobs, many organizations struggle to keep up with market rates, and there are several cities in particular where IT pros may be getting underpaid.

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Few IT Leaders Are Using AI

For all of the headlines and the rapid growth of the market, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning aren’t making much of a splash with IT leaders. In fact, two-thirds of tech leaders have no plans to implement the technology at their businesses.

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Getting More Military Veterans into Tech Jobs

IBM has recently partnered with PNC in order to expand a free nationwide training program aimed at getting U.S. military veterans into cybersecurity work, data analysis, and other IT jobs.

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Turning Data into Profit

We’ve all heard of big tech companies making a profit off of big data, but your organization doesn’t have to be Google or Facebook in order to make its company data work for the benefit of the business. Read on to see how you can monetize this asset.

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Top Instances of Successful IoT Implementation

The number and variety of enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives are growing. Despite this, most businesses are still holding back. One research company has compiled several successful cases of IoT in the real world to persuade companies still dragging their heels.

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