The AI fight is escalating: This is the IT giants’ next move

Artificial intelligence is where the competition is in IT, with Microsoft and Google both parading powerful, always-available AI tools for the enterprise at their respective developer conferences, Build and I/O, in May.  It’s not just about work: AI software can now play chess, go, and some retro video games better than any human — and […] Read more »

Healthcare CIO advocates a faster move to the cloud

With more than 35 years of health IT experience, UC Irvine Health CIO Chuck Podesta has witnessed the dramatic evolution of IT as well as the impact that technology has had in transforming medical operations and patient care. That said, Podesta believes the healthcare industry still lags in certain areas, particularly in its adoption of […] Read more »

The AI fight is escalating: This is the IT giants’ next move

Artificial intelligence is where the competition is in IT, with Microsoft and Google both parading powerful, always-available AI tools for the enterprise at their respective developer conferences, Build and I/O, in May.  It’s not just about work: AI software can now play chess, go, and some retro video games better than any human — and […] Read more »

IDG Contributor Network: Move to the cloud: The barriers are all removed

Still have concerns about moving to the cloud? It’s time to take another look. Like you, I was skeptical, risk-averse, downright nervous. Since overcoming my self-induced psychological roadblocks, I finally drank the Kool-Aid. I have not purchased an on-premise application in over five years. I’ve bought only cloud technology and have never looked back. Historical […] Read more »

Trump’s TPP trade move a setback for cloud computing

On the heels of the news that President Trump has removed the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a massive trade deal that he blasted as a candidate, experts warned of the fallout for cloud-computing companies that have been advocating for policies to break down digital trade barriers that restrict the flow of data […] Read more »

Planning is over—it’s time to actually move to the cloud

It’s a new year. We’ll soon have a new president in the White House, tax returns due in four months, and a bunch of resolutions that we’ll have failed to keep by February. But there is one more thing to do.  Most enterprises have spent the last few years determining the what of cloud computing: […] Read more »

Apple said to move part of cloud business from AWS to Google

Apple has moved some of its iCloud and services data from Amazon Web Services to Google’s cloud platform, in what is seen as a bid by the iPhone maker to diversify its cloud service providers, according to reports. The move comes even as the company is building its own new data centers, leading to speculation […] Read more »

SEC CIO leads efforts to move agency to the cloud

Pamela Dyson is shepherding a determined, if incremental, effort to move her agency’s applications to the cloud. Dyson was named the CIO at the Securities and Exchange Commission in February, after having joined the agency in 2010, when she joined an ambitious initiative to modernize and improve efficiencies in the SEC’s IT infrastructure. MORE ON […] Read more »

Fast-Growing Companies Choose Clear Task for Move to Salesforce Service Cloud

Fast-Growing Companies Choose Clear Task for Move to Salesforce Service Cloud Clear Task integrates social media and a community platform in the implementation of the Salesforce Service Cloud in two fast-growing companies. Clear Task, Inc., a salesforce.com consulting partner, has completed the implementation of the Salesforce … Read more on San Francisco Chronicle (press release) […] Read more »