February 20, 2019
- LEAD ARTICLE: IBM i Security Fallacies Exposed
- FEATURED ARTICLE: The AI Revolution: Preparing Yourself
- FEATURED ARTICLE: The Changing Role of IT in the Cloud
- NEWS HIGHLIGHT: IBM Watson Now Available Anywhere
- WEBCAST: 5 IBM i Security Quick Wins
- FEATURED VIDEO: Design an Invoice in 10 Minutes
- EVENT: First Annual OCEAN Hackathon
Security changes often, but old excuses don’t.
By Steve Pitcher
I had a great conversation with one of our salespeople a few weeks ago about the challenges of selling the value of IBM i security services.
Me: “Do you have ADT home security at your house?”
Me: “Why not?”
Salesperson: “I’ve never had someone break into my house.”
Me: “That’s why it’s a challenge to sell computer security solutions.”
The artificial intelligence (AI) revolution is coming. What can you do to prepare yourself? No, just trying to revive The Robot is not enough. Let’s see what might work.
By David Shirey
The question is simple, and everyone is asking it (of themselves if no one else): “How can I prepare for the coming AI revolution?”
We know that both advanced robotic automation and advanced analytics are going to be the bread and butter of most successful companies over the next 10 to 20 years. For many of us, that time frame will fall within our working lives. It only makes sense that we start preparing for it now because the AI revolution is not just something that’s going to happen to us; it’s something that we will be participating in and helping move forward.
Explore the main considerations you should be aware of before embarking on a (migration or modernization) project. Take a deeper dive into business motivations and factors that could potentially influence your decision to migrate or modernize your existing IT platform and its risks.
More than ever, there is a demand for IT to deliver innovation.
Your IBM i has been an essential part of your business operations for years. However, your organization may struggle to maintain the current system and implement new projects.
The thousands of customers we've worked with and surveyed state that expectations regarding the digital footprint and vision of the companyare not aligned with the current IT environment.
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The cloud is forcing business IT operations and staff roles to evolve. Learn more about the changes and new opportunities the cloud is bringing to IT
by Ashok K. Iyengar
Editor’s Note: This article is excerpted from chapter 7 of IBM Cloud Platform Primer, by Ashok K. Iyengar.
The biggest changes that cloud computing brings to an enterprise are changes in mindset and operational transformation. While some of these changes are abstract, there are very concrete things that IT organizations can and should do to take full advantage of the cloud environment. From redefining roles to taking on new responsibilities, this chapter discusses the various operational and organizational transformations afoot in large IT organizations.