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CTO Sessions: Yoav Landman, JFrog

Which emerging technology are you most excited about the prospect of? “Everything that has to do with edge computing.”


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Mind the gap between leaders’ perceptions and employees’ realities in tech

A report highlights a chasm between executive and minority views on diversity.


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C-suite career advice: Ashok Reddy, Digital.ai

What tips would you give to someone aiming for a c-level position? "This is a classic example of what got you here, will not keep you here. To obtain a C-level position... you need leadership skills and a mastery of business...


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Canada emerging as global hub for healthcare AI

There are growing signs that Canada is emerging as a global hub of expertise in AI for medicine and healthcare applications. A number of innovative projects and technologies have been launched in this area in recent months – and...


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CIO Spotlight: Deb Gildersleeve, Quickbase

Does the conventional CIO role include responsibilities it should not hold? “One thing I think successful CIOs embrace is business skills like partnering with different line of business users.”


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Cloud-native’s fear factor (and how to overcome it)

The drive to embrace fully-blown -as-a-Service computing in wholly cloud-native technology deployments is an oft-spoken but rarely observed reality -- so what defines the cloud-native fear factor and how should organisations work to...


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Life on the secure edge: tips for ensuring app performance

The adjustment to a new permanently hybrid workforce has created a wave of investment and tooling to secure the new edge of the corporate network. However, with network and security infrastructures becoming more dependent on the...


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Secret CSO: Vidit Baxi, Safe Security

What is the worstcurrent trend in cybersecurity? "Enterprises have traditionally been threat-driven and have been reacting to breaches... This is perhaps the worst approach to cybersecurity."


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Configuration Management: Which solution is best?

IT Central Station users review the highest reviewed solutions in the configuration management market.


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CTO Sessions: Adam Spearing, Salesforce

Are there any technologies which you think are overhyped? "I think that the term “Digital Transformation” is somewhat overhyped. If you’re just focusing on doing what you do better, you’re not transforming."


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C-suite career advice: Andrey Shklyarov, DataArt

What tips would you give to someone aiming for a C-level position? “Broaden your mind. Look into the areas of business and life that are not directly tied to what you do.”


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Netherlands grows AI ambitions

Famed for its bulbs and windmills, Europe’s gateway nation aims to be the port for AI expansion.


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CIO Spotlight: Prasad Ramakrishnan, Freshworks

What roles or skills are you finding (or anticipate to be) the most difficult to fill? “… the role of the business analyst or IT product manager as it is being referred to nowadays, is very critical.”


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What not to automate

Every element of IT appears to be ripe for automation. But given this automated, autonomous and autonomic truism, at what point do we draw a line around these new robotic controls and efficiencies? In other words, how far do we push...


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News roundup: EU clamps down on cryptocurrency transfers, tech organisations back Biden’s $1tn infrastructure investment plan, Apple delays office reopening, and more

A round-up of this week’s technology news, including a new EU law to clamp down on cryptocurrency transfers, tech organisations back Biden’s $1tn infrastructure investment plan, Apple’s decision to delay the reopening of its offices,...