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Where AI Can Turn 'Buzz' into 'Biz' Today
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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AI can expedite manual processes that exist throughout an enterprise, but the nature of the human insight is necessary to rationally manage these processes and make contextual decisions.
By Bas de Vos, Director of the Innovative Think Tank, IFS Labs , 9/19/2018
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How Enterprises Can Scale their Machine Learning
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Enterprise organizations are already seeing benefits from their machine learning practices, but Forrester Research says they've only scratched the surface.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/19/2018
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How Edge Computing Will Change Enterprise IT
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
Edge computing holds promise for enterprises, particularly in supporting their IoT implementations. However, edge also raises some security concerns.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 9/19/2018
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Internet-Connected CCTV Cameras Vulnerable to 'Peekaboo' Hack
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Zero-day flaw in China-based NUUO's video recorder technology still unfixed three months after vendor was alerted.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 9/18/2018
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Symantec Offers Free Website Security Service for Midterm Elections
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Security vendor offers US election jurisdictions its Project Dolphin phishing/website spoofing-detection service and security resources.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 9/18/2018
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Building a Smart City Doesnít Have a Common Blueprint
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While there is no exact definition of what a smart city must offer its citizens, there is also no shortage of "smart" initiatives.
By Jean Turgeon, VP and Chief Technologist, Avaya , 9/18/2018
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DevOps: From a Business and Executive Perspective
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Some of the roadblocks to a successful DevOps initiative have nothing to do with technology or the IT group. Business unit leaders and executives have to get involved in the initiative as well.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 9/18/2018
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RDP Ports Prove Hot Commodities on the Dark Web
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Remote desktop protocol access continues to thrive in underground markets, primarily to hackers who lack expertise to find exposed ports themselves.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 9/17/2018
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Yahoo Class-Action Suits Set for Settlement
Dark Reading Staff,
News
Altaba tells SEC it will incur $47 million to settle consumer litigation for massive Yahoo data breaches.
By Dark Reading Staff , 9/17/2018
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Hire the Right Machine Learning Talent
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Decision intelligence engineering applies the technology already available to solve the business problems that you have today.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/17/2018
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Who Is Winning the Race for Tech Talent?
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Commentary
Ever wonder how Google, Microsoft, and IBM are winning the race for tech talent? It just might boil down to the ability to weave relevant learning and development opportunities into every stage of employee life cycles.
By Jamie Farrell, Chief Business Officer, Trilogy Education , 9/17/2018
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Risk Management Is Evolving: Are You On Board?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
IT risk management is a mature topic, but it continues to evolve with technology. As rules-based systems are supplemented with self-learning systems, IT departments, risks managers and business leaders need to update their thinking.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/17/2018
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Military, Government Users Just as Bad About Password Hygiene as Civilians
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
New report comes out just as group of US senators chastise Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for not using multifactor authentication.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 9/14/2018
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4 Ways to Maximize IT Productivity in a Transition to Cloud
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Commentary
Cloud migration often leads to the outsourcing of critical activities. So how can your IT staff continue to contribute during this transition?
By Todd Pekats, Vice President of Cloud Computing, PCM, Inc. , 9/14/2018
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AI Is a Powerful Ally in Public Safety - Responsible Use Is Paramount
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
As governments employ AI in public safety applications they have to stay laser-focused on building public trust in the outcomes.
By Ger Daly, Senior Managing Director, Accenture , 9/14/2018
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Ethics, Privacy Issues Highlight Strata Data Conference
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Machine learning, artificial intelligence, and unified data platforms are the focus for data scientists attending the Strata Data Conference in New York.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2018
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How to Unlock Growth: Pay Down Technical Debt
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Commentary
Dealing with a couple decades of technical debt takes effort across the organization, but you can do it if you give your team time to lay out a plan and take the first few steps.
By Joy Driscoll Durling, CIO and Digital Enablement Officer, Vivint Smart Home , 9/13/2018
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Tech Companies Poach AI Talent from Universities
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In a tight market for AI and machine learning, tech companies have always relied on a secret weapon -- tapping into the talent available in academia. But who will train tomorrow's AI experts?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2018
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Modular Malware Brings Stealthy Attacks to Former Soviet States
Curtis Franklin Jr., Senior Editor at Dark Reading
News
A new malware technique is making phishing attacks harder to spot when they succeed.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 9/12/2018
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Health Data Sharing Will Follow the Open Banking Model
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The trend toward API-based banking offers a model for health records, giving patients access to and control over their personal health data.
By Sarah Squire, Senior Technical Architect, Ping Identity , 9/12/2018
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