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How Content Creation and Sci-Fi Combine with Real World AI
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Paying attention to creative resources may drive innovations that enterprises can apply to artificial intelligence.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/18/2019
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Seven Ways to Jump-Start AI
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Artificial intelligence can offer competitive advantages, but itís not easy to drive success without understanding how to overcome the challenges.
By Harsh Dhundia, Director, Pace Harmon , 4/18/2019
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Tips for the Aftermath of a Cyberattack
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
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Incident response demands technical expertise, but you can't fully recover without non-IT experts.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/17/2019
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IT Education is Confusing, but It's Critical for Success
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Continuing education is critical for IT professionals, but where should they go to get it? There are so many choices and so little time.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/17/2019
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AI, Automation Job Trend to Reverse in 2020
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Artificial intelligence is adding value for many enterprise organizations, but getting it into production takes longer, costs more, and adds less value than many organizations are expecting.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/17/2019
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Why AI Isn't Gaining Traction in Your Enterprise
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
For all the buzz about artificial intelligence and machine learning, there has been surprisingly little real progress with adoption in the enterprise.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 4/17/2019
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7 Tips for an Effective Employee Security Awareness Program
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Breaches and compliance requirements have heightened the need for continuous and effective employee training, security experts say.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 4/17/2019
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How to Solve the Talent Shortage in Data Science
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Data science is reshaping the job market through fierce competition between companies for top talent. Filling the positions will mean converting candidates from other fields.
By Emilia Marius, BA/PM , 4/17/2019
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Decoding a 'New' Elite Cyber Espionage Team
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading
News
Stealthy and well-heeled hacking group went undetected for five years and wields a massive attack framework of some 80 different modules.
By Kelly Jackson Higgins Executive Editor at Dark Reading, 4/16/2019
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T-Mobile Modernizes its Data Analytics Platform
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
T-Mobile was using the same analytics platform it had in 2005 when the iPhone was new and George W. Bush was president. Now, the mobile carrier has modernized.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/16/2019
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What the CIO's Role Says About Your Company
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
The roles of chief information officers (CIOs) can vary significantly. Some are strategic business leaders, others are tactical implementers, some fall somewhere in between. What they do says a lot about your company.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/16/2019
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Winning at IT Salary Negotiations
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Here are five tactful but effective ways to boost your paycheck, whether as a new hire or existing IT employee.
By Hamilton Chan, Visiting Professor of Business & Technology and Director of Executive Education at Loyola Law School. , 4/16/2019
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Q&A: Red Hatís Robert Kratky Discusses Essentials of Docs
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
The development of documentation increasingly goes hand-in-hand with software creation methodology.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/15/2019
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The Staying Power of Legacy Systems
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Yes, there are good reasons for some companies to stick with their legacy systems, at least to a point.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/15/2019
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IoT Data: Get the Right Rights
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Before diving into AI, advanced analytics and other data-driven projects be sure to understand which data you hold rights to and what restrictions apply.
By Stephanie Sharron, Morrison & Foerster , 4/15/2019
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8 'SOC-as-a-Service' Offerings
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
These new cloud services seek to help companies figure out what their traditional SIEM alerts mean, plus how they can prioritize responses and improve their security operations.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 4/12/2019
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Boost Your Analytics, Machine Learning with Alternative Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Adding external data sources to your analytics and machine learning initiatives can provide new dimensions of insights. Here are some sources of data you can tap.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/12/2019
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Ease Disaster Recovery Drama with Communication Plan
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You can do a lot to take the edge off peopleís concerns, maintain the companyís reputation, and minimize any long-term damage when you put a plan in place.
By Brendan Caulfield, Server Central , 4/12/2019
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Google Unveils Hybrid Cloud Platform Anthos
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The reveal at the Google Cloud Next conference opened the door for Google to play a bigger role in cloud transformation.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/11/2019
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How Cloud Shifts Security Balance of Power to the Good Guys
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Cloud providers have the resources to fortify their data centers and hire armies of security pros, but they wield other powerful weapons to protect customer data.
By Barbara Darrow, senior director of communications, Oracle , 4/11/2019
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