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Six Tips for Extracting Big Data Insights
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The CEO of advertising agency Hawthorne Direct offers some tips for marketers as well as the data and IT pros who have to support those marketing initiatives.
By Jessica Hawthorne-Castro, CEO of Hawthorne Direct , 3/22/2017
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3 Data Governance Challenges Today's Companies Face
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
Data governance policies are full of holes that can become expensive pitfalls. We explain some of the stumbling blocks.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/21/2017
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Straighten the Flow of DevOps with Data
Andi Mann, Chief Technology Advocate at Splunk
Satire
An effective DevOps program relies on application data to highlight patterns such as which features users rely upon.
By Andi Mann Chief Technology Advocate at Splunk, 3/21/2017
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The Hardest Part of Digitization: Cultural Change
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Companies that fail to come up with a clear strategy and roadmap face the risk of being stranded in organizational inertia.
By Marc Wilczek, , 3/21/2017
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CIOs Should Make 5 Changes to IT Funding in an Age of Digitization
Andrew Horne, IT Practice Leader, CEB
Commentary
Historical approaches to IT funding and the mechanisms used to prioritize and track technology spending do not support the changes that new technology initiatives require.
By Andrew Horne IT Practice Leader, CEB, 3/17/2017
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Best Practices in Information Governance Enforcement
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Technology is a necessary piece in an information governance program, but you also need to employ best practices that will help with enforcement.
By T. Sean Kelly, Senior Director, FTI Technology , 3/15/2017
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Future of Data Summit Tackles AI, Machine Learning
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
Learn about how real-world enterprise organizations are advancing projects in AI, machine learning, virtual reality, and more, to add value for consumers and drive revenues.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/14/2017
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Reach the Data-Driven Summit: 6 Things to Know
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Becoming a data-driven organization requires finding the right combination of people, processes, and technology to enable a data-driven culture.
By John Morrell, Datameer , 3/13/2017
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How Other Industries Can Learn from IoT Use by Insurers
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Insurers’ IoT strategies are proving to be effective as they enable greater connectivity. Here are three current IoT strategies used among insurers, along with insight as to what other industries can learn from them.
By Seth Birnbaum, CEO, Everquote , 3/13/2017
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Google Cloud Polishes Its Appeal To Enterprise
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
At its Next conference in San Francisco. Google outlined some of the ways it is using a $30-billion investment to increase its footprint in the enterprise cloud sector.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 3/10/2017
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Why Collaboration is Critical in Technology Acquisition
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
New technologies and solutions are compelling, so compelling that little thought may go into what will make them successful. Solutions architects can help, but they need help from IT and the business. Thought leaders, including an Interop ITX speaker, share advice.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/9/2017
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Cookie Law vs. GDPR: What's the Difference?
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If you are wondering what to do to prepare for the EU's GDPR, the best advice is simply logical.
By Todd Ruback, Chief Privacy Officer, Evidon , 3/8/2017
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10 New Make-or-Break Priorities for the CIO
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News
As the move toward digital innovation continues, CIOs are increasingly challenged from all angles and with new responsibilities and new technologies.
By Kevin Hansel, CIO of SailPoint , 3/7/2017
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Rapid Tech Change Challenges IT Leaders
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Satire
Agility is the name of the game for today's IT organizations, but keeping up with the rapid pace of change is difficult. We explain what's holding IT back.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 3/1/2017
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Three Major Trends Shaping the Future of Machine Learning
Al Gharakhanian, Cogneefy
Commentary
Many new machine learning technologies, architectures, and algorithms being proposed, but here are three macro trends that will become game changers in ML.
By Al Gharakhanian Cogneefy, 2/28/2017
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Build the Right Team for Big Data Success
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
You may have been successful with a center of excellence for your business intelligence or analytics practice. But big data success requires a different approach, a bus.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/28/2017
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How to Avoid Big Data Mistakes
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
If data is important to your company, then creating a data governance program is as essential to the business as an accounting program.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/27/2017
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Workers Welcome AI But Remain Skeptical About Its Benefits
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Survey by Atlassian finds wide worker expectbations of working alongside AI software and discomfort with the prospect.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 2/24/2017
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Three Little Words For Payday: Big, Data, DevOps
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
Recruiting firm Randstad's annual salary survey shows data pros are in the upper stratosphere, and DevOps experience is starting to justify a premium.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 2/24/2017
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Evernote Completes Migration To Google, Data Center Shutdown
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
The online user content capture system, Evernote, has moved 2.9 PBs of data into the Google Cloud and shut down its primary data center.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 2/23/2017
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