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Content posted in April 2019
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Researchers: AI Behavior Should Be Studied
News  |  4/30/2019
As AI and underlying technologies such as machine learning and deep learning spread, we need to create a field of study that examines machine behavior.
How to Secure Tech Talent When Youíre Between the Coasts
Commentary  |  4/30/2019
New technology hubs are popping up all over the country but finding the talent to support them continues to be a problem.
St. Jude Cloud: Sharing Data to Cure Cancer
News  |  4/30/2019
In its effort to cure pediatric cancer, the research hospital faced challenges associated with sharing terabytes of data with researchers. Here's what they did.
Can Autonomous and Intelligent Systems Be Trusted?
News  |  4/30/2019
Organizations need to understand the risks AI can introduce and the steps necessary to safeguard people and property.
Practical Enterprise Blockchain: How to Apply and Adopt
Commentary  |  4/30/2019
To unlock value that early adopters are seeing, CIOs must consider how blockchain can improve processes specific to their organizations.
Data Privacy Regs are Coming, and the Number 50 is Worrisome
Commentary  |  4/29/2019
It's time for businesses to unite and back a single federal data privacy law. If not, we might end up with 50 different laws.
Q&A: GitLab CEO Sid Sijbrandij on Open Core and DevOps
Commentary  |  4/29/2019
The DevOps landscape continues to change as open core models rise in the open source market.
Attention CIOs: AI Will Transform How You Do Your Job
Commentary  |  4/29/2019
Get ahead of the trend and drive artificial intelligence projects that are valuable to your company and your career.
3 Automation Technologies to Transform Your IT Department
Commentary  |  4/26/2019
It's time the world of IT embraces new automation technology within its own day-to-day work.
Advance Your Career with Artificial Intelligence (AI) Knowledge
Commentary  |  4/26/2019
IT pros can expand their knowledge about AI to advance their careers by finding training which will be critical to a successful career move in this area.
How a Low-Code Platform Helped 911 Services in New Orleans
Commentary  |  4/26/2019
Digital transformation, made easy, improved efficiency and closed gaps in the management of emergency services resources.
The Challenges and Rewards of Adopting DevOps
Commentary  |  4/26/2019
DevOps is a journey without a destination. As new tools and practices develop, DevOps will continue to evolve.
AI: Focus Turns to Ethical Standards for Intelligent Systems
Commentary  |  4/25/2019
Should robots and other autonomous and intelligent systems be held to established ethical standards?
Keep Your IT Competitive with Distributed Teams
News  |  4/25/2019
Distributed teams can offer your organization an advantage over your peers. Here's how.
IT Governance: Get Back to the Basics
Commentary  |  4/25/2019
A lack of foundational elements for IT governance can lead to a bunch of problems, including siloed operations, business disconnects and redundant applications.
Why You Need to Address Your Cloud Skills Gap
Commentary  |  4/24/2019
The progression of cloud innovations require new skills and new approaches to training IT professionals.
Topspin and Terabytes: IBM Ups Its Cloud Game at the Masters
News  |  4/24/2019
Lessons learned from working with sports data can inform new ways of addressing enterprise DevOps, cloud, and AI needs.
Sharpen Your Business Intelligence Blade
Commentary  |  4/24/2019
Managing and monitoring your digital infrastructure doesn't have to painful. There are steps you can take to give your operational intelligence an edge.
Migrating to the Cloud? Avoid These Five Pitfalls
Commentary  |  4/23/2019
Successful cloud migration often means introducing and adopting a new common language throughout an organization. But there are some guidelines to follow.
How TensorFlow Enhances Cloud Marketing Strategies
Commentary  |  4/23/2019
TensorFlow, a machine learning programming library, has been available for Python, but a new JavaScript version introduced machine learning in the browser.
Are You Ready to Manage AI Risks?
Commentary  |  4/23/2019
Most companies have IT-related risk management programs, but they need to be updated to include the nuances of AI.
How to Operationalize Privacy and Data Governance for AI
Commentary  |  4/22/2019
Enterprise approaches to data privacy and governance need a refresh when it comes to AI because things can go wrong at scale, fast.
Data Privacy, Transparency Get New Weapon
News  |  4/22/2019
Osano and its browser plugin, Privacy Monitor, aim to provide consumers with transparency regarding consumer data privacy policies. The company will release data supply chain tools for companies later this year.
Corporate Responsibility: A Key to Weathering a Breach
Commentary  |  4/22/2019
How a company handles a breach speaks directly to its character during one of the most high-profile times of its history.
Q&A: Gadi Singer on Intelís AI Plans for Enterprise
News  |  4/19/2019
The vice president of Intel's AI products group talks evolution and new applications for artificial intelligence.
Keys to a Successful IoT Deployment
Commentary  |  4/19/2019
IoT is growing rapidly, but lingering connectivity, security, and data storage concerns will need to be resolved to guarantee its continued flourishing.
How Content Creation and Sci-Fi Combine with Real World AI
News  |  4/18/2019
Paying attention to creative resources might drive innovations that enterprises can apply to artificial intelligence.
Seven Ways to Jump-Start AI
Commentary  |  4/18/2019
Artificial intelligence can offer competitive advantages, but it's not easy to drive success without understanding how to overcome the challenges.
IT Education is Confusing, but It's Critical for Success
Commentary  |  4/17/2019
Continuing education is critical for IT professionals, but where should they go to get it? There are so many choices and so little time.
AI, Automation Job Trend to Reverse in 2020
News  |  4/17/2019
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.
Why AI Isn't Gaining Traction in Your Enterprise
Commentary  |  4/17/2019
For all the buzz about artificial intelligence and machine learning, there has been surprisingly little real progress with adoption in the enterprise.
How to Solve the Talent Shortage in Data Science
Commentary  |  4/17/2019
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.
T-Mobile Modernizes its Data Analytics Platform
News  |  4/16/2019
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.
What the CIO's Role Says About Your Company
Commentary  |  4/16/2019
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.
Winning at IT Salary Negotiations
Commentary  |  4/16/2019
Here are five tactful but effective ways to boost your paycheck, whether as a new hire or existing IT employee.
Q&A: Red Hatís Robert Kratky Discusses Essentials of Docs
Commentary  |  4/15/2019
The development of documentation increasingly goes hand-in-hand with software creation methodology.
The Staying Power of Legacy Systems
Commentary  |  4/15/2019
Yes, there are good reasons for some companies to stick with their legacy systems, at least to a point.
IoT Data: Get the Right Rights
Commentary  |  4/15/2019
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.
Boost Your Analytics, Machine Learning with Alternative Data
News  |  4/12/2019
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.
Ease Disaster Recovery Drama with Communication Plan
Commentary  |  4/12/2019
You can do a lot to take the edge off people's concerns, maintain the company's reputation, and minimize any long-term damage when you put a plan in place.
Google Unveils Hybrid Cloud Platform Anthos
News  |  4/11/2019
The reveal at the Google Cloud Next conference opened the door for Google to play a bigger role in cloud transformation.
How Cloud Shifts Security Balance of Power to the Good Guys
Commentary  |  4/11/2019
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.
8 Challenges DevOps Faces Today
Slideshows  |  4/11/2019
DevOps adoption is growing - and facing some growing pains, including a fair share of cultural issues.
Digital Reality is Ready to Roll
Commentary  |  4/11/2019
If years of hype have left you skeptical, all signs now point toward reasons to believe that digital reality is ready for its transformative moment.
Moving ERP to the Cloud in Seven Simple Steps
Commentary  |  4/10/2019
Transferring an entire ERP to the cloud is a massive and challenging task. Here's how to make the job easier and less risky.
When Automation Brings Efficiency to CRM
Commentary  |  4/10/2019
With repetitive manual data entry proving a pain point for staff members, workplaces must act to ensure their teams stay motivated. Could automation be the answer?
Let's Make a Deal: Negotiating with IT Vendors
News  |  4/9/2019
The big enterprise IT vendors -- IBM, Microsoft, Oracle, and SAP -- all want you to buy more and pay more. Here are some tactics for you to protect your organization and get the best deal as you plan and engage in negotiations with them.
6 Digitization Trends Coming From AI and Blockchain
Commentary  |  4/9/2019
By themselves and working together, AI and blockchain are shaping the future of business.
Four Basic Steps to Prevent Your Data Lake from Becoming a Swamp
Commentary  |  4/9/2019
Despite their great promise, data lakes have received a lot of negative buzz in recent years due to their lack of governability and general success.
A Good Workflow to Avoid Bad Data
Commentary  |  4/8/2019
Data is important, yet processing data sometimes can make teams feel like they're chasing their own tails to unlock its value.
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