Tag: IT operations

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7 ways to make IT operations more efficient

March 19, 2024

Via: CIO

Efficiency leads to increased productivity and cost savings. Here are seven ways you can boost IT efficiency for lasting impact. No CIO wants to lead an inefficient IT organization. That’s a given. Yet due to inattention or by sticking to […]

BI Categories, Data Mining

The data deluge: The need for IT Operations observability and strategies for achieving it

December 7, 2023

Via: CIO

To understand service health, IT needs to examine availability, security, performance, and log data from all layers of the ecosystem. Accomplishing this task requires observability driven by artificial intelligence (AI). Simply put, observability is the ability to look at data […]

Software & Systems

Designing software for efficient IT operations

November 6, 2023

Via: Computer Weekly

Is digital transformation purely a question of speed? It would be easy to think so, given that transformation is commonly associated with a shift to more rapid deployment of software, features and services. The sooner you get these into production, […]

BI Users, Business Users

Cloud-based IT operations are on the rise

May 23, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

The people who maintain traditional data center systems have always objected to having IT assets managed by systems outside their firewalls. Years ago, when I predicted that this would happen, people would often laugh and not believe me. The signs […]

BI Users, Executive

7 lies IT leaders should never tell

November 29, 2022

Via: CIO

There are big lies, small lies, white lies, and boldface lies. They all have one thing in common: None should ever be used by a CIO to deceive staff, customers, or management colleagues. Lying to yourself about the state of […]

BI Security

How IT Analytics Brings Operations and Security Teams Together

September 21, 2022

Via: CIO

Good cyber hygiene helps the security team reduce risk. So it’s not surprising that the line between IT operations and security is increasingly blurred. Let’s take a closer look. One of the core principles in IT operations is “you can’t […]

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How Automation Helps to Solve the Data-Management Challenge

October 21, 2021

Via: CIO

Distill both business and IT down to their cores and you end up with a common foundation: data. Arguably, the entire digital transformation trend is fundamentally involved with capturing, securing, analyzing, reporting, visualizing, and distributing both structured and unstructured data […]

Software & Systems

How to simplify Infrastructure as code adoption for IT Operations

July 28, 2021

Via: CIO

A look at innovation that will jump start IaC automation adoption and usage for private and hybrid cloud for IT Ops teams. A mandatory requirement for IT operations in the “good old days” was their ability to configure and deploy […]

Software & Systems

When the Workforce Went Home, IT Encountered a Brave New World

October 6, 2020

Via: CIO

As recently observed, “Never before have the pros and cons of working from home become more obvious than in 2020, as the coronavirus initiated a mass exodus from corporate offices worldwide. In the early days, employees reveled in their […]

Software & Systems

Operational Excellence Starts with a Strong Foundation

March 25, 2019

Via: CIO

Cloud computing is growing by leaps and bounds. Over 70 percent of companies have shifted at least part of their IT operations to the cloud, according to the International Data Group. To be competitive in the growing cloud-based business market, […]

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9 key metrics for IT success

January 23, 2019

Via: CIO

It’s strictly a numbers game when it comes to measuring the various aspects of IT success. Positive KPIs generally indicate that all is well with specific IT operations and services. Negative numbers, on the other hand, warn that IT efforts […]

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How IoT can improve IT operations

January 4, 2019

Via: CIO

While the internet of things (IoT) continues to draw praise for its promise to reinvent such areas as supply chain management and the connected home, a more quiet revolution may be brewing, as companies are already experimenting with IoT devices […]

BI Users, IT Team

Augmented reality edges into IT operations

September 19, 2018

Via: CIO

Augmented reality is frequently predicted to be a major game changer, more so than virtual reality in the evolution of technology. But aside from smartphone-based apps such as Pokemon Go, and Google Translate, which can instantly translate street signs in […]