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Gartner Predicts the Future of IT Operations

Infrastructure and operations (I&O) leaders have a unique opportunity in deciding what role they will play when digital transformation takes place within the context of technology disruption: Move to the forefront of infrastructure-led disruption or remain custodians of legacy infrastructure.  Infrastructure-led disruption leads to business value “Infrastructure-led disruption leads to business value,” says Mark Cleary, […]

Tech’s Role in Addressing Coronavirus and Other Potential Pandemics

The World Health Organization on Thursday declared the coronavirus a global health emergency in recognition that the disease risk no longer is confined to China. United Nations member countries may decide to close their borders, cancel flights, implement special screenings at airports, or take other steps in response to the notice. U.S. health officials earlier […]

Enterprise Architecture Enables Digital Innovation

In 2011, Gartner predicted that within 10 years, the majority of global enterprises would support enterprise architecture (EA) as a distinct discipline that is integral to business planning. Now, in 2020, EA has grown from a support function into a highly strategic one, responsible for designing an intelligent information architecture that supports digitalization and innovation. […]

Know Your Enemy: The Difficulty of Defining Deepfakes

Facebook recently promised that it would increase efforts to remove so-called “deepfake” videos, including content that included “misleading manipulated media.” In addition to fears that deepfakes — altered videos that appear to be authentic — could impact the upcoming 2020 general election in the United States, there are growing concerns that they could ruin reputations […]