Why to Keep a Data Center Mentality

Scalability, agility, ability to avoid capitalization of hardware and software over the long term, and efficiency have been reasons why companies are moving more information technology to the cloud. This has led industry analysts like Tracey Wu of Forrester to say, “It is well understood that using the cloud is essential to staying competitive. The … Read more

Fender’s CIO Talks Tuning Up SAP with a Migration to AWS

The rise in business has prompted the global guitar maker Fender to think of more efficient ways to use its SAP resources. Moving from company-controlled computing resources to the public cloud can be a challenge. Although Fender has already embraced the cloud for other aspects of its operations, there has been some reluctance to make … Read more

Entering the Cloud-First Race? Consider These 5 Things

Many companies see migrating from on-premises to the cloud as something they only need to do on a program-by-program basis, with vendors fully sticking to the SaaS model for their applications over the next few years. Others may hold out due to compliance concerns, or be reluctant to abandon their capital investment. If you are … Read more

Chase CIO Gill Haus Discusses Recruitment, Agile, and Automation

The world of banking and finance is facing a massive change in innovation, adding to the need to adapt to new evolutionary cycles in FinTech. As clients want more resources and direction in their finances, organizations like JPMorgan Chase must respond wisely in a way that contrasts with their sheer size. Jill House, head of … Read more

Reliance on Cloud Requires Greater Resilience Among Providers

The final weeks of 2021 brought a reminder that with the transition to a cloud-driven world, the future the likes of Gartner had predicted, it also came with the risk of accidental service loss and the need for backup plans. A few days before Christmas, Amazon Web Services (AWS) dealt with another outage, this time … Read more

Gauging Cybersecurity Resiliency and Why It Matters

Early this month, Accenture released the results of its annual State of Cyber ​​Resilience study, which asked more than 4,700 questions from executives about the effectiveness of their organizations in stopping cyber attacks. It is no secret that the pace of cybercrime is on the rise along with the development behind such digital hacks. There … Read more

HPE and Transamerica Open Their Cloud Transformation Playbooks

Moving to the cloud meant a tightening of IT resources with the expansion of Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and Transamerica. During a panel discussion held at the Infosys Americas Leadership Forum in New York, companies shared some of their experiences leveraging cloud resources as part of their ongoing IT and operations transformation. The panel explored … Read more

2021’s Technology Wins in the Enterprise

New technologies and tools are often at their best when they are ready for release. It’s been internally tested and tested, and it offers unlimited possibilities for the organizations that implement it. But the apps are the real tests. Will the technologies work as promised? Will they provide more ideas, save workers time, save resources, … Read more