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Cloud spending set to outpace traditional on-prem

Enterprises will confront the tipping point of cloud spending surpassing traditional IT costs in 2020. Is this too early or too late? A few thoughts to consider

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Welcome to Insider Pro

For more than 50 years, IDG has earned the trust of its readers with authoritative coverage of the technology industry. Insider Pro is the natural evolution of the insightful coverage our publications have produced for decades.

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Most popular tech stories of 2019

Insider Pro subscribers pick the Top 10 articles published in our debut year.

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Cloud migration strategy: How to build a team of experts

In order to pull off a cloud migration successfully you will need a team of experts. Here is a look at the roles you need to on your enterprise cloud migration team.

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Will 5G accelerate edge computing as a service?

The key to making edge computing as a service practical is the capability for network operators to deploy a fast, low-latency connection – that is, they need 5G.

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Boutique clouds rise on multicloud and microservices

Hoping to avoid cloud vendor lock-in, enterprises are moving workloads to niche providers

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How IBM plans to compete in the cloud

IBM hopes to reduce the complexity of moving workloads to the cloud through Cloud Paks,’ its series of specialized packaged offerings that enterprise can implement relatively quickly. But is it enough?

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Review: Microsoft Windows Server 2019

Windows Server 2019 includes updates that Microsoft introduced over the past three years as well as many new security, administration, storage and Azure cloud integration features.

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I still hate New Year’s cloud predictions, but here are mine

It’s that time of year when everyone has an opinion about the next 365 days of cloud computing

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Why Kubernetes is vital for your business

To manage moving all your server applications to the cloud in containers, you’ll need to do some container orchestration, that's where Kubernetes comes in.

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How to future-proof cloud applications

With thousands of applications moving to the cloud, it’s time we think about what will keep them going in the coming years

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3 reasons you will be moved by haptics

Forget today's buzzing smartphones and rumbling game controllers. Next-generation haptics make the virtual real and smart enterprises will take notice.

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What surgery taught me about the cloud

In the process of fixing my shoulder, I discovered some lessons for all enterprises regarding the effective integration of information

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4 steps to RPA success

As companies move beyond limited RPA pilots to full-blown implementations, there are four practices to keep in mind to ensure things stay on track.

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A fight is brewing over edge computing

Edge computing is becoming an important part of the cloud, but a battle looms over who is responsible for edge devices in the enterprise

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Where in the cloud is IT headed?

The cloud permeates all facets of IT -- from applications to infrastructure. To find out how tech leaders are planning their cloud strategy, Insider Pro interviewed hundreds of tech decision-makers.

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7 questions to prioritize your devops backlog

Examining your technical debt, scalability, collaboration, and KPIs helps keep devops focused on what matters most

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CIO Leadership Live with Julie Ouska, CIO/VP, IT at Colorado Community College System

Julie Ouska, CIO/VP, IT, Colorado Community College System, and host Maryfran Johnson discuss disruption in the higher-education space, workforce development and the competitive landscape, as well as IT strategy, leadership and much...

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