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AI in the Workplace: Augment, Instead of Replacing Humans
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
News
AI and machine learning won't create massive job losses in the foreseeable future, but some societal issues to come to mind.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/29/2017
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Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Cloud Security Alliance sees danger, issues guidelines for how we'll need to secure the connected vehicle environment in the future.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/26/2017
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Data: Lifeblood of the Internet of Things
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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As computing power becomes increasingly distributed into the devices and infrastructure around us, the data generated by those devices will invariably play a larger role in our businesses and everyday lives.
By Tim Bucher, Senior Vice President, Seagate Technology , 5/24/2017
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10 Ways CIOs Can Run Their Business Like a Business
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Being a CIO isn't just about serving the business; today it means running the IT operation as a business itself.
By Craig Williams, Chief Information Officer, Ciena , 5/23/2017
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MIT's McAfee: Smart Machines Pick up the Pace
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
MIT's Andrew McAfee looks at all those things we said computers could never do, but they did. And, he warns of the HiPPO.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/18/2017
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AI Works Better with Human Intelligence, Too
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Satire
In healthcare, machine learning may yield fast, accurate insights. But humans are still better able to detect ridiculous anomalies and discover problems that machines have not yet learned to detect.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/18/2017
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CA Leader: Don't Let Legacy Hold You Back
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
In his Interop ITX keynote, CA Technologies CTO Otto Berkes took a hard look at technology change and how organizations approach it.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/17/2017
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Watch Interop ITX Keynotes Live
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief
Satire
Get a front-row seat for keynote addresses from industry luminaries taking the stage at Interop ITX on May 17 and 18.
By Susan Fogarty Editor in Chief, 5/17/2017
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IT Value: What’s Your Story?
Andrew Horne, IT Practice Leader, CEB
Commentary
It's time for IT to show business leaders where IT brings value to the organization. Metrics are nice, but storytelling is better.
By Andrew Horne IT Practice Leader, CEB, 5/17/2017
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Overcoming Data Inequality
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Commentary
Businesses say they want to integrate external data with in-house data, but bias and a lack of tools stand in the way.
By Vladimir Bougay, CEO, Knoema , 5/16/2017
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GE Draws Up Playbook for Digital Transformation
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
GE spent several years trying to effect its own digital transformation; now it's issued a playbook on how it's done.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/15/2017
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The Modern Data Strategy in the Interop Spotlight
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
As Interop ITX opened with summits and workshops, experts from Silicon Valley Data Science highlighted some of the new considerations for a modern data strategic plan.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/15/2017
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Why Automation and AI are Cool, Until They're Not
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises and jobs are changing fast as more tasks are automated with increasing levels of machine intelligence. Automation displaced manufacturing jobs, but it also enabled the creation of new businesses and career opportunities. Will knowledge workers and their employers adapt fast enough?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/15/2017
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Gartner Chart Puts Salesforce at Top of Low-Code Platforms
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
A new Magic Quadrant looks at platforms for the high-productivity building of applications, including mobile apps; Salesforce scores.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/11/2017
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Cloud is How You Design Your Software, Not Where You Run it
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Satire
At Interop May 18, Cornelia Davis will describe the elements of cloud-native software, the type that's designed to be change-tolerant.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/10/2017
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MIT's Andrew McAfee and the Incredible Rate of Change
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
Interop ITX keynoter Andrew McAfee will explore the ways technology is changing the way companies do business, and how more changes will happen at supersonic speed.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/10/2017
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Oracle Disses Cloud Real Estate to its Own Detriment
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Commentary
In the midst of a rush to the cloud, Oracle CEO Mark Hurd told Fortune 'real estate' is not much of a factor. He may learn otherwise.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/9/2017
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MTM's Kleyman: Embrace the Coming Internet of Things
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
Satire
Interop speaker Bill Kleyman sees security as one component of the Internet of Things, which all companies are going to have to embrace.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 5/5/2017
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Data Analytics Thrives with IT Spring Cleaning
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Satire
Every now and then an organization should do a bit of spring cleaning to keep its analytics team focused on the initiatives that actually help to achieve company goals.
By Isabelle Guis, Chief Strategy Officer, Egnyte , 5/4/2017
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5 Best Practices for Maximizing Health IT Security
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Hospitals, their devices, and their data are prime targets for hackers, particularly when the tactic is ransomware.
By Trent R. Hein, VP and co-founder of AppliedTrust , 5/3/2017
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