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Nutanix CEO sees options as VMware sells

Rajiv Ramaswami joined Nutanix from rival VMware and now is keenly observing the sale of his ex-employer.

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The power of async in managing stress in the hybrid work era

Working asynchronously can overcome new types of stress that have emerged in the hybrid work era, such as burnout, toxic productivity, and the need for validation. Companies with the right set of technological tools and workplace...

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How leaders can support IT staff wellbeing in a post-Covid world

As businesses settle into hybrid working, how can leaders better support employee wellbeing? Helena Nimmo, CIO at Endava, outlines four things that business leaders can do to implement a long-term sustainable hybrid working model that...

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Why all organisations can access the benefits of observability 

No matter the organisation, the IT tech stack is getting more complex by the day. To manage these demands businesses are grappling for the resources and skills to manage their digital infrastructure, maintain uptime, and keep on the...

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Escaping operational black holes with unified ‘full-fidelity’ observability

As tech leaders now look to gain deep and granular tranches of management control across their IT estates, there is a reasonable (if not compelling) argument for questioning the form, focus and fidelity of our observability viewpoint...

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Tech start-ups are the solution to boosting economic growth in Africa

Africa is trailing behind the world in developing a knowledge-based, digital economy but governments can change this by supporting tech start-ups through incentives and investment in workforce skills, says the World Economic Forum.

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Is a low digital quotient holding your business back?

Jez Ward, Head of Advisory and Executive Cloud Advisor at Cloudreach, discusses how IT leaders can develop Digital Quotient within a business and provides a few tips on ways organisations can educate their workforce.

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CIOs take a business approach to technical debt

Technical debt is the responsibility of the entire organisation; CIOs and CTOs reveal how to build the business case

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Heading for stressful times? Here’s how to get ahead of them

The current economic situation is looking precarious. The impact of events like the pandemic and the war in Ukraine are affecting markets, and has led to predictions of recession. How can IT teams plan ahead for these kinds of trends...

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What’s driving edge spending?

With 75% of organisations planning to boost their investments in edge computing in the next two years, we ask what’s spurring them to splash the cash and where and how will this money be spent…

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The future of partnerships: innovation meets scale in a digital and electric world

Today’s business leaders need to remember three key elements to succeed with their digital transformation initiatives.

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Couchbase CTO: IT change is a transformative business asset

Couchbase - a company known for its open source, distributed multi-model NoSQL document-oriented database software package optimised for interactive applications - shares its views on the transformative forces driving enterprises to...

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Europe plans for a digital economic recovery

Will €11 billion create a digital renaissance in Europe? Its leaders think so.

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Why CIOs need a complexity meter

With an existing software application and data services stack now being inter-married to new cloud services and a plethora of even newer low-code and no-code software functionalities, the C-suite IT team needs to formalise its measure...

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Women founders of Indian tech start-ups: On the long road to equality

Female start-up founders in India refuse to be fazed by endless odds, as the ecosystem gears up to support them.

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Gartner: 12 strategic technology trends for executive leaders in 2022

With the past two years seeing rapid technological change, Arun Chandrasekaran, research vice president analyst at Gartner, outlines the 12 technology trends executive leaders should consider in 2022 to ensure growth, greater...

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How would you reconfigure the TechSector machine?

Imagine if the IT industry was containerised into a smart device and you had to change the default male pale ‘herdware' settings. What values would you change to convert it to Egalitarian Settings?

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The hottest new recruits in 2022? AI bots

Contrary to initial fears, the digital era has created more jobs than it has replaced and now it’s up to intelligent content assistants to fill the gaps. With the talent shortage even more acute following the pandemic, John Bates, the...

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