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Innovation on steroids: ‘Third Platform’ will move tech into a whole new gear

Innovation on steroids: ‘Third Platform’ will move tech into a whole new gear

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Although the past decade has seen innovation at a pace and scale without precedent, it’s time to fasten those seat belts. The world is about to enter a new phase that will be innovation on steroids, where emerging technologies will be invented at light speed not by a few bright minds in isolation, but collectively by thousands at […]

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Nurturing innovation: How AWS pursues its Educate program to close the cloud skills gap

Nurturing innovation: How AWS pursues its Educate program to close the cloud skills gap

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There are at least 50,000 professional skills in the world, according to recent data provided by LinkedIn, and the number one hard skill that companies need most in 2019 is cloud computing. This single fact should send students rushing to fill classes in the field, yet there are currently 700,000 unfilled information-technology jobs in the […]

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DoorDash leverages data in the cloud as it ushers in new era for food delivery

DoorDash leverages data in the cloud as it ushers in new era for food delivery

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To determine whether a food delivery business has value, look at the data it collects. And DoorDash Inc. has data. Order behavior by customers of the food delivery service, which now serves diners in 4,000 cities across the U.S. and Canada from over 340,000 merchants, gives it a pretty good idea of what diners like […]

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In prime position: White House vet Jay Carney steers policy issues for Amazon

There may be only one corporate executive in the world with the combined experience handling press relations for the president and vice president of the United States, the owner of The Washington Post, and the chief executive of the most valuable technology company in the world. Jay Carney can make that claim. As senior vice president […]

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Money for network or child’s wish? How one nonprofit CIO balances business and emotion

Money for network or child’s wish? How one nonprofit CIO balances business and emotion

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It’s time to implement the latest and greatest network computing upgrade. On the surface, it’s the kind of business decision most information-technology managers make without thinking twice. But instead of spending that money to improve IT operations, what if the same amount could be used to let a 13-year-old girl with a heart condition be […]

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A ‘smoking good’ deal? Red Hat could prove a $34 billion bargain for IBM

A ‘smoking good’ deal? Red Hat could prove a $34 billion bargain for IBM

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When does free technology become worth $10 trillion? When the company is Red Hat Inc. and its open-source software and applications running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux contribute to $10 trillion worth of global business revenues this year. That’s the conclusion from an International Data Corp. study released during the company’s major annual gathering in Boston […]

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In gambling mecca, Dell’s founder offers evidence that big bets on multicloud, AI and edge will pay off

In gambling mecca, Dell’s founder offers evidence that big bets on multicloud, AI and edge will pay off

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There could probably have not been a more appropriate setting for Dell Technologies Inc.’s annual conference last week than Las Vegas. The company’s founder and chief executive officer, Michael Dell (pictured), has spent most of his career making big bets on his firm’s future and the computing industry’s direction. Over 35 years, he has taken Dell […]

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Value is the new lock-in: Apigee seeks to transform applications in a hybrid world

Value is the new lock-in: Apigee seeks to transform applications in a hybrid world

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With all of the talk in the enterprise about applications, what do they really mean to the average employee? In many instances, applications drive personalization on the web. One example of this can be found in the growth of “my” sites, with the ability for users to structure how they use a site’s products or services […]

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Making value the new lock-in: Apigee seeks to transform applications in a hybrid world

Making value the new lock-in: Apigee seeks to transform applications in a hybrid world

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With all of the talk in the enterprise space about applications, what do they really mean to the average user? In many instances, applications drive personalization on the Web. One example of this can be found in the growth of “my” sites, with the ability for users to structure how they use a site’s products or […]

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