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The Age of Cyber-Cloud Networking
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Sandy Jacolow, CIO, Silverstein Properties

The Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT), Everything as a Service and implications of Cyber Security are transforming today’s network at a frenetic pace beyond the boundaries of Moore’s Law. Brian Solis best described this shift...

Delivering the Greatest IT Outcomes
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Dave Goff, SVP and CIO, ECMC Group

IT, as a business function, supports multiple business units, each with its own opportunities and challenges. Perhaps the greatest challenge, though, is establishing IT as a strong partner that delivers the greatest outcomes and benefits, while at...

Listen and Communicate Effectively
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Paul Villani, Director of Network Technology, Hartford Healthcare

1. How has your IT operating model changed during the last five years? Over the course of the past several years, the landscape of IT has changed. IT has been expanding beyond IT. No longer does IT run in a vacuum, or in a silo, strictly...

The Increasing Need of Edge Data Centers for SMBs
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Tier one cities have been getting all the attention from data center providers for many years now. Carriers and its customers needed to access metro-fiber networks and cross-connects in the most densely populated facilities of the world. As most...

Technology Keys to Building a Disruptive Networked Business
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Robert Crudup, Executive Vice President & CIO, SEI

Introduction Industry after industry is being disrupted by new business models supported by technology platforms. The rate of an industry’s disruption can be dramatic as exampled by firms like Uber which has redefined the for-hire...

SDN and Gigabit Speeds: Enabling Networking's Newest Generational Moment
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Kevin O’Toole, SVP, Comcast

It’s not often that the networking industry finds itself in the midst of the next generational moment, but I believe that’s exactly where we are with the convergence of two fundamental technologies: software-defined networking (SDN)...

Technology Key to Building a Disruptive Networked Business
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Robert Crudup, EVP and CIO, SEI Investment Company

Industry after industry are being disrupted by new business models supported by technology platforms.  The rate of an industry’s disruption can be dramatic as exampled by firms like Uber which has redefined the for-hire personal...

It's Time for a Beautiful Network
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Kelly Wanser, Founder & CEO, Stateless Networks

How Open Software and Virtualization Transform Network Operations and Business Agility Your business units wanton-demand infrastructure for applications, and are trying public clouds. Data-intensive applications are driving demand and scale....

Navigating the Ecosystem of Application Performance Monitoring
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Ulrica de Fort-Menares, VP of Product Strategy, LiveAction

Performance is a major factor in business-critical applications. True application performance monitoring cross-cuts many IT tiers: network infrastructure, physical and virtual infrastructure, databases, mobile devices, desktops, etc. Application...

How to Conquer the Last Mile of Analytics
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Ritesh Ramesh, Data & Analytics Leader, Consumer Markets Vertical, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

The last mile problem in the telecom and cable industry is well documented. As the buzz around analytics, AI and machine learning reaches its peak, I am often surprised to see how the ‘last mile’ involved in the analytical processes is...

How Corporate Travel Fits into Risk Management
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Mike Eberhard, President, Concur

Enterprise risk management is most often discussed in financial terms. Aimed to minimize the effects of risk on an organization’s capital and earnings, it is traditionally measured in dollars and focuses on operational, financial and...

IT Turnaround: Strategic Rebuilding
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Eddie Ho, CIO, Los Alamos National Bank

Information technology is the center-point of all business operations. However, and far too often in the business world, IT basic needs never make it to the top of the list. Degeneration of IT is common in a wide variety of businesses due to...

Bridging the Gap
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Rolland Kornblau, Director of Information Technology, El Rancho Unified School District

I just installed a new VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol) Cisco telephone system for my organization. Once my CBO (Chief Business Official) requested a new phone system, I spent the majority of the project's timeline researching how best...

Telefonica Mobility Suite, Digitalizing Enterprises
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Angel Barrio, CEO, Telefonica

The spread of digital technologies from IT departments to business areas has presented companies with unprecedented benefits and opportunities: new sales channels such as e-commerce have been created, marketing campaigns have now expanded their...

Digital Transformation Starts With Mobility: Some Practical Advice
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Mike Baca, Director, Digital Transformation & Mobility, AmerisourceBergen Corp

IT Leaders currently contemplating digital transformation feel a lot like summer vacationers on their first day at the beach. Excited, they rush to the waters’ edge—after all, that’s where the fun is. But before long, the shock...

Harnessing Power of UC
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Matt Gregory, Associate Director-Unified Communications, Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

The promise of instant communication and collaboration at any time, from anywhere with anyone on any device is a powerful UC marketing message, but for a large number of enterprises, it’s the kind of message that keeps compliance,...

An Opportunity to Focus on Transparent IT resources and Dollars
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Kim Barrier, VP & CIO, Amy's Kitchen

Role of a CIO Today Today, a CIO is first and foremost a business leader. Secondly, they should know a lot about technology and how to leverage it to support the business. A big part of my job is to solve problems across several business areas....

Importance of Building an automated and secure networking Infrastructure
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Jean Turgeon, VP & Chief Technologist, Avaya

The Evolution of Networking Industry A lot has changed in the Networking industry over the last five years, but the biggest change is the alignment required with the business owners, as opposed to IT just focusing on providing...

Sustained Communication in the Face of Consistent Change
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Rod Sagarsee, CIO, Brinks Gilson and Lione

Communication and Collaboration – Backbone for Business Development There are the typical audio/visual technologies that everyone utilizes in today’s business world and surrounding hardware/software to support the sharing of...

React to Network Outages Before They Happen
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Jeff Harris, VP-Solutions Marketing, Ixia

The prospect of being hit by a denial-of-service campaign through massive DDoS attack has gotten individual organizations and DNS hosting providers on the edge. As the cost of unplanned data center outages having increased 38 percent in 5 years to...

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