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15 Highest-Paying Tech Jobs for 2018
Slideshows  |  10/17/2017  | 
Executives, managers, mobile developers and people with the word "architect" in their title are at the top of the IT pay scale.
10 Steps Enterprises Need to Take to Comply with GDPR
Slideshows  |  10/11/2017  | 
If your organization doesn't have adequate data protection measures in place, including assigning a data protection officer, you could face steep fines next May.
How to Maintain Security when Rolling out DevOps
Commentary  |  10/5/2017  | 
DevOps may be up and running for your enterprise. Taking the time to integrate security will keep it that way.
One More Reason to Care about the Equifax Data Breach
Commentary  |  10/4/2017  | 
The Equifax data breach should open our eyes to the issue of explicit consent, a concept our peers in Europe are dealing with now.
Cybersecurity Should Be Chess, Not Checkers
Commentary  |  9/29/2017  | 
Cybersecurity initiatives for government agencies -- in fact, other organizations, too -- have to be proactive and iterative.
12 Artificial Intelligence Terms You Need to Know
Slideshows  |  9/28/2017  | 
Is artificial intelligence the same thing as machine learning? And what is a neural network? This slideshow explains fundamental AI terminology in everyday terms.
California Lawmakers Approve Anti-Offshoring Legislation
News  |  9/27/2017  | 
California legislators this month approved a bill prohibiting state universities from contracting for services performed by workers outside of the United States that would displace California employees.
It's a New, Challenging World for Data Governance
Commentary  |  9/26/2017  | 
Data governance strategy is rapidly shifting from the defense to the offense.
Cybersecurity Becomes a Career Choice
News  |  9/21/2017  | 
Young people can't ignore the news. Data breaches are everywhere and they're beginning to realize that it's up to them to keep our personal and national information private.
The Future of Data Science is Augmentation, not Automation
News  |  9/20/2017  | 
Three industry leaders took the stage at SAS Analytics Experience and provided broad perspectives on how far we've come in analytics over the last 10 years and where we are today.
IT Department Hiring Now at Zero Growth
News  |  9/19/2017  | 
There may be evidence that the movement to cloud computing and workplace automation is slowing IT hiring.
Competing on Analytics: 2017
News  |  9/13/2017  | 
Analytics thought leader Tom Davenport revisits Competing on Analytics, 10 years after his book on the topic was originally published. We ask him what has changed in that time during this interview.
Supercomputers Aim to Predict Hurricane Damage House by House
News  |  9/11/2017  | 
A University of Texas supercomputer offers hope to help save lives when the next hurricane hits land.
Hurricanes: Risk Analytics in a World of Uncertainty
News  |  9/7/2017  | 
The already-devastating hurricane season highlights the need for predictive analytical models that account for exceptional events.
How Smart Is Artificial Intelligence Really?
Commentary  |  9/6/2017  | 
SAS CTO Oliver Schabenberger counters Tesla founder Elon Musk's description of artificial intelligence as the scariest problem.
Drone Mapping Data Changes Business Economics
News  |  9/5/2017  | 
Drone mapping data can dramatically impact the profitability of certain businesses. Should you include it in your business app? Consider these points.
Fannie Mae Turns to DevOps for Speed and Efficiency
News  |  8/24/2017  | 
The federal mortgage finance association becomes "Agile" to keep pace in a competitive field.
10 Best US Cities for Tech Jobs in 2017
Slideshows  |  8/22/2017  | 
These metro areas have seen the biggest gains in software jobs over the last five years. You might be surprised by where some cities rank, and which noted tech employer missed the cut.
Cloud Powers a Hybrid IT and New Digital Existence
Commentary  |  8/4/2017  | 
Enterprise data centers aren't going away soon, but the role of the cloud will expand rapidly in our personal and business lives.
NIST, IEEE Pair Up to Drive Cloud Interoperability
News  |  8/1/2017  | 
Two major standards bodies have grabbed the bull by the horns in an attempt to make workloads and services mobile across clouds.
What Analytics Pros Need to Know about GDPR
Commentary  |  7/26/2017  | 
Understanding the EU's GDPR guidelines is valuable knowledge for anyone in a data related profession.
Data Drift Happens: 7 Pesky Problems with People Data
Commentary  |  7/19/2017  | 
Making sense of data associated with customers, citizens and other individuals may seem simple, but it's possible that the records don't tell the real story.
Dark Reading INsecurity Conference Registration Now Open
Commentary  |  7/19/2017  | 
November event will focus on attendee interaction, "blue team" best practices.
Containerization Gains Traction; We’re All Better for it
Commentary  |  7/18/2017  | 
Cloud-based application development has taken big strides, and it's delivering benefits for enterprises such as federal agencies.
7 Steps to GDPR for US Companies
Commentary  |  7/4/2017  | 
The EU's GDPR impacts all companies doing business with EU citizens. Here are some important steps to take to ensure you're on the fast track to compliance.
Air Force Intelligence Unit Goes Agile
News  |  6/30/2017  | 
The US Air Force is determined to get more agile to produce applications that can be useful in times of conflict.
Analytics Help US Marshals Capture $250M in Savings
News  |  6/27/2017  | 
Sophisticated tools search for and pinpoint potential savings opportunities.
Digital Infrastructure for Cities Leads to Big Savings
News  |  6/16/2017  | 
A Cisco report claims $2.3 trillion is waiting to be realized through digitized services, city management; cites Houston, Oslo, Barcelona as examples.
GDPR Puts Response at Center Stage for All Companies
Commentary  |  6/15/2017  | 
When the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect in May 2018, a company's ability to respond to a data breach will be paramount.
Wanted: Protection From Intrusive Hacks for Connected Vehicles
News  |  5/26/2017  | 
Cloud Security Alliance sees danger, issues guidelines for how we'll need to secure the connected vehicle environment in the future.
Data: Lifeblood of the Internet of Things
Commentary  |  5/24/2017  | 
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.
Finding Just the Facts in Government Data
Commentary  |  4/18/2017  | 
Steve Ballmer's new venture is striving to turn billions of bits of government data into facts.
Moving to the Cloud: 3 Ways to Ensure Data Sovereignty
Commentary  |  4/17/2017  | 
Navigating the maze of data sovereignty laws can be intimidating, organizations should not let this deter them from making the move if companies do their due diligence.
Future of Data Summit: Secure IoT with Blockchain
Commentary  |  4/11/2017  | 
IoT security is essential for the Internet of Things to reach commercial success. Here's one way to protect this technology and data from hackers.
Expanding a Culture of Innovation in Government
Commentary  |  4/10/2017  | 
Governments have an opportunity to continue as leaders in innovation, but that role may require some changes in the leadership mindset and strategy.
Lessons in Government and the State of Your IT
Commentary  |  4/4/2017  | 
Have you ever considered how state and local government IT departments differ from yours? The challenges are unique, the solutions creative, and the lessons learned could help the private sector more effectively assess and enhance the state of their own IT.
Future of Data Summit Tackles AI, Machine Learning
Commentary  |  3/14/2017  | 
Learn about how real-world enterprise organizations are advancing projects in AI, machine learning, virtual reality, and more, to add value for consumers and drive revenues.
Cookie Law vs. GDPR: What's the Difference?
Commentary  |  3/8/2017  | 
If you are wondering what to do to prepare for the EU's GDPR, the best advice is simply logical.
In Appreciation: Howard A. Schmidt
News  |  3/3/2017  | 
Former cybersecurity coordinator to President Obama, and renowned veteran of the security industry, passed away Thursday.
Build the Right Team for Big Data Success
News  |  2/28/2017  | 
You may have been successful with a center of excellence for your business intelligence or analytics practice. But big data success requires a different approach, a bus.
How to Avoid Big Data Mistakes
News  |  2/27/2017  | 
If data is important to your company, then creating a data governance program is as essential to the business as an accounting program.
Survey Shows US CIOs Getting A GDPR Headache
Commentary  |  2/21/2017  | 
US companies that don't have a presence in Europe still have to be sure that they comply with the EU's privacy laws regarding personally identifiable data.
IoT And Privacy: Turning Pitfalls Into Benefits
Commentary  |  2/16/2017  | 
The Internet of Things (IoT) offers a host of conveniences and automation to both business and consumers. But new privacy and compliance responsibilities are part of this package deal. Here's how to make the most of it.
9 Industries Hiring IT Pros Now
Slideshows  |  2/15/2017  | 
If you're looking for an IT job this year, you might want to start with these types of companies, perhaps focusing on the job types that are hot in a given sector.
How To Tackle Today's Data Quality Challenges
News  |  2/13/2017  | 
If your data quality is suspect, your analytics program may also be doomed. Here's a look at today's data quality challenges and how to tackle them.
Making The Most Of Software-Defined-Storage With Consulting, Training & Support
Partner Perspectives  |  1/25/2017  | 
Companies such as Red Hat have become important for software-defined storage by providing access to the expertise, training, and support user organizations need to take fullest advantage of SDS.
Kinetica Uses GPUs for Advanced In-Database Analytics
News  |  1/24/2017  | 
GPU-accelerated databases aren't new, and they're not all that popular, but that will likely change over time. Here are some of Kinetica's latest improvements and why that matters to big pharma company GSK.
Machine Learning, Analytics Offer Untapped Potential, McKinsey Says
News  |  12/29/2016  | 
Incorporating data analytics' value into corporate culture is essential to competing against digital disruptors. InformationWeek interviewed McKinsey partner and lead researcher Michael Chui about a new report addressing competition in a data-driven era.
IT Headed For Fundamental Changes, SIM Survey Shows
News  |  12/8/2016  | 
IT organization budgets look happy and positive on the surface, but there's less money for maintenance and more for cloud and software development. The signs point to tumultuous times ahead.
Law Firm Drinker Biddle Leverages Analytics
News  |  12/1/2016  | 
Law firm Drinker Biddle has set up an information governance and eDiscovery analytics practice, and it's helped clients speed up litigation and regulatory compliance investigations. The firm's chief data scientist shares details about the practice in this interview
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