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About the Premier 100 Technology Leaders Awards

Computerworld's Premier 100 Technology Leaders Awards honor individuals who have had a positive impact on their organization through technology.

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The Evolution of iOS

A look at the evolution of Apple's mobile operating system.

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IBM, Sesame Workshops reveal AI & Apple iPad child literacy plan

IBM and Sesame Workshops introduce a Watson-based iPad solution to improve child literacy.

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Free Windows tools, ready for the taking

This collection of stories offers a wealth of free tools and apps that can help you better use Windows -- whether it's the latest version, Windows 10, or earlier iterations.

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Outlook vs. native apps in Windows, MacOS, iOS, and Android

Office 2016 has largely unified the Exchange experience on the desktop, but native apps still do better overall on mobile clients

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Healthcare CIO advocates a faster move to the cloud

Charles Podesta, CIO at UC Irvine Health, says competition for resources at healthcare organizations has stymied IT investments. But he sees that changing.

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IT buyer’s guide: The Dell Latitude 5289 2-in-1

The Dell Latitude 5289 2-in-1 provides a twist on the traditional business laptop. Here's what you should know before buying.

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Sample dashboard: Monitor server processes

See how a server-monitoring dashboard can highlight delayed and failed processes. Excerpted from The Big Book of Dashboards: Visualizing Your Data Using Real-World Business Scenarios.

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5 myths about digital transformation

You've heard what digital transformation is. How about what it isn't? Experts bust through myths about digitizing business operations and explain why IT can't do it alone.

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7 Slack alternatives worth a look

There’s nothing wrong with using Slack -- its 5 million active daily users can’t all be wrong. But that doesn’t mean there isn’t another option out there that might better meet your particular needs.

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IT staffing: When to retrain, when to hire fresh

Staffing new projects is no picnic these days -- skilled help is in short supply, but retraining takes time and money, and doesn’t always work. Here’s how to decide which path to take.

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Meet ADP's 'business anthropologist,' putting human thought behind chatbots

Martha Bird's specialty is designing technologies that work for people, creating conversational user interfaces and chatbots that can serve different professional audiences across different geographies and different cultures.

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Eight steps to the GDPR countdown

With only one year until this business-changing regulation goes into effect, it's time for companies to start planning their approach. Let's run through eight steps you can take to be ready.

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Is a coding boot camp right for you?

Coding boot camps are popping up everywhere as demand for programmers grows. But with high tuition costs and a lack of proven oversight, are they worth it? 

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Why I’m worried about Microsoft Teams deployment

Microsoft Teams is a little confusing and a little too flexible for real-world use at this point. It's also too ambitious.

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The ‘cobots’ are coming. Is your IT team ready?

These collaborative robots work alongside human employees, sending productivity sky-high. But IT teams must be ready to take on complex programming, deal with connectivity issues and get used to sharing workspace with 6-foot-tall...

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This Mother’s Day, a look at women in IT

We revisit some of the women making names for themselves in tech, and take a deeper look at the overall state of gender diversity in the field.

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Master Class (with video): At GE, digital transformation powers new lines of business

Watch and learn as CDO Ganesh Bell describes how GE Power's transformation produced $4 billion in new business. This free knowledge bundle includes an article, Bell's mainstage presentation at the AGENDA17 conference, and an exclusive...

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Read CW’s May digital magazine!

In this edition: IT’s identity crisis (or, how to stay relevant); camps for coders; 9 things your service providers want you to know; and much more.

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Is IT having an identity crisis?

The perception of IT's value and its status within an organization are in constant flux. Here's how to stay relevant.

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