Network Trends

    Everything you need to know about shadow IT

    When users implement their own solutions behind the IT team’s back, that’s shadow IT. Learn about the risks and how to manage and reduce it with BlueCat.

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    Five network pros’ manual error horror stories

    Members of BlueCat’s Network VIP community detail the errors they committed, the resulting fallout, and what important lessons they learned.

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    How an agency IT chief innovated amid bureaucracy

    Government IT innovation isn’t easy, but Chad Sheridan did it at the USDA by removing silos, earning top-level buy-in, and moving to a product mindset.

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    Lexmark CIO & CTO on recognizing the right use cases for AI

    Lexmark CIO & CTO Vishal Gupta wades through the murk surrounding AI, explaining what tech organizations should know when deciding whether to adopt it.

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    Cerner’s key to managing requirements is relationships

    Cerner’s Jon Macy shares his keys for managing IT solution requirements: write them down first, allow nascent ideas, be flexible, and lean into conflict.

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    Cisco Live 2021 guide: How to ‘Turn IT Up’ virtually

    Cisco Live! for the Americas is March 30-31. BlueCat has all the details, plus top session picks and tips for getting the most out of this virtual event.

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    GM Financial is driving the evolution of legacy QA roles

    GM Financial’s cloud VP Thomas Sweet sees the death of standalone QA as an opportunity for automation and empathic team up-skilling to DevOps roles.

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    IT pros debate: Should network teams design cloud?

    Networking pros dig into who should design hybrid cloud networks during the fourth Critical Conversation on Critical Infrastructure hosted in Network VIP.

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    Deloitte Deputy CEO on CIO’s shift to business partner

    Deloitte’s Rich Penkoski sees CIOs shifting to be business partners instead of technology providers, embracing agile project approaches, and more.

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    Net Health CIO: Remedying health care IT is possible

    Net Health CIO Jason James shares how he transforms health care IT by thinking like a politician and embracing the death of going to work at the office.

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    In Atlanta, affordable housing also means tech access

    Atlanta Housing Authority CIO Brian Benn shares how the data-driven agency delivers technology access for residents along with affordable housing.

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    How UC Irvine’s IT team is driving healthcare innovation

    Learn how UC Irvine Vice Chancellor Tom Andriola is leading IT to play a key role in the university’s mission to create and share knowledge.

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