Janet Rae-Dupree

99 Cents Only Stores Efficient IT Infrastructure

Avis Walton is used to being told where to go and what to do once he gets there. As a "picker" for 99 Cents Only Stores, Walton spends his...

Sony: Reel Strategy for Digital Rights Management

Just before Labor Day, Sony Corp. movie executives abruptly announced the departure of Sony Pictures Entertainment CIO Justin Yaros, and replaced him a couple of weeks later with John...

DRM Goes to the Movies

CIO Insight: You were named the CIO of Sony Pictures Entertainment on Sept. 12. You were a consultant in digital rights management. What lessons can the visual entertainment industry...

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ThoughtSpot’s Ajeet Singh: “The Data Analytics Dashboard is Dead”

I spoke with Ajeet Singh, Co-founder and Executive Chairman, ThoughtSpot, about the search technology that’s central to ThoughtSpot’s data analytics platform, which he claims...

AWS’s Bratin Saha on How SageMaker is Advancing Machine Learning

I spoke with Bratin Saha, VP and General Manager, Machine Learning Services, AWS, about how the cloud has enabled machine learning, and SageMaker’s ability...

How Database Virtualization Helps Migrate a Data Warehouse to the Cloud

Database migrations are some of the most dreaded initiatives in IT. Bring up the subject of migrations with any IT executive and one gets...

Architecting Cloud Workloads for Financial Reporting: Best Practices

FinOps practitioners and technical teams must begin working more closely together to factor financial reporting into their architectural designs, tagging and labelling taxonomies, and...

8×8 Launches Frontdesk to Support Front Office Staff Communication

The vision for integrated unified communication (UC) and contact centers (CC) has been discussed in industry circles for years now, and almost every UC...