Technology

Microsoft Ending ‘Classic’ Azure AD Management Portal (Redmond Magazine)

Organizations using the Microsoft Azure Active Directory identity and access service soon only will have one main software management interface. Today, Microsoft indicated it will ... More

Cisco to Trial Superfast Train Wi-Fi (IT Pro Portal)

Cisco has revealed plans to majorly boost Wi-Fi connectivity and download speeds across the UK's rail network. The company has teamed up with a number of partners, including Sco... More

Top 10 Challenges IT Faces Heading Into 2018 (IW)

The IT business is drastically different from 20 years ago, yet it seems to be plagued by the same challenges year after year: talent and skills shortages and budget constraints. W... More

Apple Begins to Roll Out 4K Movies in iTunes Store (NDTV)

Apple has started to roll out 4K HDR content - movies and TV shows - on iTunes in the United States and select other countries, as the Apple TV 4K has gone up for pre-orders in tho... More

The Evolving Role of the Chief Digital Officer (CIO)

With many organizations now three to five years into their digital transformation strategies, the role of the Chief Digital Officer (CDO) has been rapidly evolving and maturing alo... More

Box, Cognizant CFOs: Early Days or Not, AI Presents Many Opportunities

Box and Cognizant see abundant opportunities in artificial intelligence (AI), but it’s still early days for the technology, according to comments made by both companies’ CFOs a... More

Why AI Isn’t the Robot Apocalypse for Jobs (Forbes)

Emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence aren’t the enemy of jobs after all. New technologies actually end up creating different, higher-paying jobs than the ones th... More

Automated Machine Learning: Deploying AutoML to the Cloud (Pivotal Blog)

This year may be the year that automated machine learning (AutoML) enters the data science vernacular. KDnuggets recently wrote a comprehensive review of the state of AutoML in 201... More

Who’s Afraid of Modernization? (Cisco Blog)

Everybody knows that modernizing legacy systems brings better security along with all of the other improvements in power and efficiency. It seems, however, that despite what everyb... More

Microsoft, Adobe’s Friendship Deepens with Partnership on e-Signatures (HITS)

Adobe and Microsoft recently delivered their first set of joint solutions to help enterprises transform their customer experience with Adobe Experience Cloud, Microsoft Azure and M... More

Amazon Gives Developers More Ways to Build Alexa Skills (VentureBeat)

Amazon today rolled out the ability to quickly migrate a bot made with its Lex framework to an Alexa skill. The Amazon Lex console can now export a Lex bot as a JSON file, which ca... More

How Microsoft Will Bring Blockchain to Enterprise (InfoWorld)

There’s a lot of hype around blockchain technologies at the moment, especially in the ongoing cryptocurrency initial coin offering (ICO) bubble. But that hype gets in the way of ... More

LG Partners with Dolby, Technicolor on New TV Technologies (Android Headlines)

LG Electronics on Friday detailed new partnerships with Dolby and Technicolor aimed at promoting and achieving further advancements in TV technologies. The company took to the late... More

New Oracle Tech Simplifies IoT Deployments in the Field (Forbes)

Oracle this week demonstrated new capabilities for its Internet of Things technology, which businesses can use to better manage their field equipment and assets as well as improve ... More

Tech CEO Tackles Digital Ethics and its Role in the Development of AI, Automation (CDN)

Adam Warby, Avanade CEO: "I think you have to envision that future. It’s one of the hardest aspect when it comes to technology visions or technology predictions – how soon will... More

10 Signs You’re Ready for AI (CIO)

Since machine learning is a panacea, your company should be able to use it profitably, right? Perhaps; perhaps not. OK, I’m just kidding about the panacea: that’s just marketin... More

HDDs vs. SSDs – What’s Ahead in the Evolution of Storage? (Data Center Tech Blog)

Will Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) or Solid State Drives (SSDs) lead the data storage space? You might be asking the wrong question. Storage devices are not entirely competing with one a... More

Forget Artistry, Opt for IT Automation (IT Pro Portal)

As an IT professional with a perfectly happy relationship with your monitoring system, you may be asking why automation technology is important. The reason is pretty simple: it wil... More

Efficient Storage as a Competitive Advantage in M&E (Caringo Blog)

Every type of M&E organization is feeling the pressures of dealing with customers and viewers expecting “free storage” and “immediate access,” but these issues are particul... More

What is IT Governance? A Formal Way to Align IT, Business Strategy (CIO)

IT governance is a formal framework that provides a structure for organizations to ensure that IT investments support business objectives. The need for formal corporate and IT gove... More