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The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 3/23/ 2017

The “Future of CIO” Blog has reached 1.8 million page views with 3500+ blog posting in 59+ different categories of leadership, management, strategy, digitalization, change/talent, etc. The content richness is not for its own sake, but to convey the vision and share the wisdom. Here is the weekly insight about digital leadership, IT Management, and Talent Management.    The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 3/23/2017The New Book Introduction:
Published on March 24, 2017 By Pearl Zhu
2 hours ago

The New Book Introduction:”Digital Gap: Closing Multiple Gaps to Run Cohesive Digital Businesses”

We are at the age of digital dawn; hyper-connectivity is one of the most critical digital characteristics which make the business holistic and the world smaller. Digitalization implies the full-scale changes in the way business is conducted so that simply adopting a new digital technology is insufficient. You have to transform the company's underlying functions and organization as a whole with adjusted digital speed. Otherwise, companies may begin a decline
Published on March 24, 2017 By Pearl Zhu
2 hours ago

The Organization’s Digital Fit

The multidimensional digital transformation provides impressive advantages in terms of the speed of delivering business solutions and ability of adapting to changes. Either be a disrupter or being disrupted, digital makes significant impacts on every aspect of the business from people, processes, to technology and capability both horizontally and vertically. The effects of an increasingly digitalized world are now reaching into every corner of businesses and every aspect of organizations.
Published on March 24, 2017 By Pearl Zhu
2 hours ago

FAA anticipates 1.6 million commercial drones by 2021

Hobbyist and commercial drone fleets are both expected to grow rapidly over the next four years. Complications are inevitable.
Published on March 23, 2017
13 hours ago

Microsoft will kill some Windows 7 and 8.1 support in April

Events of the past week have drawn into sharp focus the likely result of next month's patching cycle. If you have a Windows 7 or 8.1 PC that you bought, built, or upgraded in the past year or so, it would behoove you to understand exactly what Microsoft plans. Many people -- I'll raise my hand here -- thought that Skylake-based computers would continue to receive Windows 7 and
Published on March 23, 2017
14 hours ago

CoreOS opens its Kubernetes power to Azure and OpenStack

CoreOS's Tectonic is setting course for new clouds. Previously available on Amazon's cloud and on bare metal, CoreOS is now being offered for other environments, including Microsoft Azure and OpenStack. All this comes courtesy of a revamped installation system that makes it easier to orchestrate and automate Tectonic deployments  -- and is soon to be offered as open source.[ To the cloud! Real-world container migrations. | Dig into the
Published on March 23, 2017
15 hours ago

Intel creates AI group, aims for more focus

Intel artificial intelligence unit will be led by former Nervana CEO Naveen Rao.
Published on March 23, 2017
16 hours ago

Apple tries to save the iPad, but it’s too little, too late

You know things are desperate when Apple starts cutting prices, but the latest iPad price cut might have come too late to save it.
Published on March 23, 2017
16 hours ago

The Disruptive Force of Disruption

Digital disruption is a fairly well understood dynamic: new entrant uses technology in new ways to upend existing business models and disrupt markets. In other words, digital disruption is a distinct force with a distinct life span that is mostly external to traditional markets and businesses. But what if it is more than that? What if it is the canary in the coal mine representing the first signals of a
Published on March 23, 2017 By Victor Milligan
17 hours ago

Google reports mixed progress on Android security

Android suffers from a reality-based reputation problem, with reports of malicious apps stealing user data and critical security vulnerabilities that can take over user devices. Over the years, Google has been working to improve its mobile operating system with new security features, the release of monthly security updates, and better tools to detect and remove malicious apps both on devices and in the Google Play app store. As a result,
Published on March 23, 2017
19 hours ago
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