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News Scan: Federal CIOs ordered to step up security efforts; Tony Scott hopeful IT reform will happen this time; More

The top news stories for June 16, 2015.

IoT deployments will require latest automation, networking technology

Many enterprises are thinking about or already deploying Internet of Things solutions, but IoT deployments won't be easy or cheap. In fact, IoT will require the latest in automation and wireless network technology to pull off.

Taking a lesson in autonomics from the Nordics

The region ranks high in its interest and successes in IT transformation and as such provides lessons to companies in other parts of the world, including in the U.S.

Enterprise mobility requires capital investment to be successful

While many enterprises see BYOD programs as a money saver, to be successful, a mobility program, whether BYOD or corporate-owned, needs substantial capital investment, argued tech writer Kapila Gidwani in a  CloudTweaks  article.

StackIQ's new release ups its game in server automation

This morning StackIQ announced the immediate availability of StackIQ Boss 5, a server automation platform "built specifically for big data and private cloud infrastructures."

Spotlight: Automating positions creates jobs elsewhere

Alarmed at the number of jobs that are (and will be) eliminated by automation? 

Eight human traits that hamstring us in the competition with machines for jobs (and how to fix them)

Automation has replaced many jobs and it's on course to replace far more. So how can mere humans compete and keep their jobs? Edward D. Hess, a professor at the University of Virginia's Darden Graduate School of Business, says first we must "overcome our humanness." 

The machine-human link and the future we build

The question is, why aren't more people analyzing the probable impact of AI on humankind and working on policies and plans to both maximize the benefits of AI and automation while minimizing the negative effects?

News Scan: IT support in 'no-location job' market; Nurse CIOs on the rise; More

Top news for November, 5, 2014.

Developing automation experts internally

The DevOps environment requires a new breed of technologist says Nathen Harvey: one that spans developer and operations functions and aligns closely with the C-suite: the automation expert. He offers advice on how CIOs can find and develop this key talent within the existing organization.