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Data and Analytics Pros Navigate Job Market Changes
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Data scientists, machine learning specialists and other data and analytics pros are seeing a changes to the job market in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. What will the lasting impacts be?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/1/2020
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How AI and Machine Learning are Evolving DevOps
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Artificial intelligence and ML can help us take DevOps to the next level through identifying problems more quickly and further automating our processes.
By Mark Runyon, Principal Consultant, Improving , 6/1/2020
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Advantage ROI: Optimize AI Programs for Short-Term Gains
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With many budgets constrained, now is the time to focus on artificial intelligence projects that will deliver the most payback over the next six months.
By Jerry Kurtz, EVP, Capgemini North America , 5/29/2020
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Why AI Ethics Is Even More Important Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Contact-tracing apps are fueling more AI ethics discussions, particularly around privacy. The longer term challenge is approaching AI ethics holistically.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/28/2020
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Will Contact-Tracing Apps Win the Battle?
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
There are weaknesses and obstacles in the way, but in lieu of a vaccine and widespread testing for COVID-19, contact-tracing apps might be at least a useful interim tactic.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 5/22/2020
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CIOs Need AI Platforms, Not Just Tools
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Open source tools are crucial to machine learning development, but if you want to manage those models in the enterprise, you need a platform.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/21/2020
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IT Leadership in Education: Getting Online School Right
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Even before so many schools across the country pivoted to online learning in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis, some schools had already pioneered how to do it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/20/2020
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7 Tips on How to Build a Stronger Business/IT Partnership
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To create the organizational resilience necessary in this new normal, businesses need to stop thinking of IT teams as just expensive gatekeepers.
By Steve Wood, CPO, Boomi , 5/20/2020
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Automating and Educating Business Processes with RPA, AI and ML
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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How are these technologies connected, what are the implementation challenges, and how are companies using them?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 5/18/2020
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Your Roadmap to AI and ML Deployments
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Donít adopt artificial intelligence and machine learning without having a real business problem to solve. Here are some ways to help build the right use cases.
By Sara Beck, Machine Learning Solution Principal, Slalom , 5/18/2020
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COVID-19 IT Layoffs and the Future of Work
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Layoffs hit technology jobs in April, too, as the COVID-19 shock wave whacked employment, and organizations may be accelerating their automation plans to protect workers and cut costs.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/13/2020
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Has AI Failed the Pandemic Test?
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In the first real test of AI in a crisis, the results are mixed. While many individual applications are helping, the tech remains immature and unable to address complex public policy issues.
By Gary Grossman, SVP, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Excellence. , 5/12/2020
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How CIOs Can Harness AI to Fight the Coronavirus
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Government and healthcare CIOs are on the front lines of deploying technology to fight COVID-19. Here are five places where artificial intelligence can help.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/8/2020
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IBM Think Digital Explores How Cloud Can Accelerate Agility
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Opening sessions from the online conference offered insights on technologies that businesses might focus on to grow beyond the pandemic.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/7/2020
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Why Everyone's Data and Analytics Strategy Just Blew Up
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting data and analytics strategies in profound ways. Experts explain what your company should be doing right now.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/4/2020
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4 Machine Learning Challenges for Threat Detection
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While ML can dramatically enhance an organizationís security posture, it is critical to understand some of its challenges when designing security strategies.
By Christopher Perry, Lead Product Manager, BMC Software , 5/4/2020
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Using Analytics to Improve IT Operations and Services
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Analytics has already enhanced an array of business functions. Now it's IT's turn to benefit from analytics-driven insights.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/30/2020
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One Size Doesnít Fit All for AI Regulation
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The sheer scope of AIís impact on society does require some regulation. It will be essential to ensure that AI regulation is fair and ethical while not impeding innovation.
By George Mathew, CEO, Kespry , 4/27/2020
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Clear Goals Essential for Results in Digital Transformation
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Survey shows that schisms between C-suite expectations and the rest of the organization could hamper returns on plans to go digital.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 4/24/2020
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Virtual Assistants Are Coming Into Their Own
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By helping get customers the info they need fast, and freeing up human workers, virtual assistants are now an essential member of any frontline response team.
By Dawn Anderson, Accentureís Global Customer, Sales & Service Lead, and Athina Kanioura, Accentureís Chief Analytics Officer , 4/24/2020
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IT Leadership in Education: Getting Online School Right
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