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Content tagged with Software posted in August 2018
Four Easy Steps to Intelligent Automation Success
Commentary  |  8/31/2018
If you are losing sleep over concerns about how to implement intelligent automation in your organization, you aren't alone.
Get to a State of Continuous Integration and Development
Commentary  |  8/30/2018
It's time to get control of your application development processes and stop the code creep with DevOps.
Stop Talking Gobbledygook to the Business
Commentary  |  8/29/2018
For all of the promise that AI and machine learning have for an enterprise, you won't realize the technology's potential if data scientists blather in data science speak.
Is Digital Reality Ready for the Enterprise?
Commentary  |  8/29/2018
As virtual, augmented, and mixed reality technologies get ready for the enterprise, the enterprise has to get ready for digital reality.
Citizen Data Science and the Democratization of Analytics
Commentary  |  8/28/2018
Democratization through machine learning and knowledge-sharing tools is expanding data science capabilities to more and more "citizens" in the broader working community.
How Mid-Size Firms Can Overcome DevOps Challenges
Commentary  |  8/28/2018
Wedged between resource-rich global giants and nimble small firms, many mid-size enterprises struggle to achieve DevOps success. Here are the best ways of addressing this problem.
ITIL, DevOps, Whatever Ė The Labels Donít Matter
News  |  8/27/2018
If you think you're enlightened because you're a DevOps shop, here's news for you: Whether you're ITIL or DevOps, Agile or Lean, what you call your team won't prevent failure.
The Big Challenge for Sports Betting: Software Engineering
Commentary  |  8/27/2018
Implementing sports betting isn't just about legality but about data and building out the software to support oddsmaking, new types of betting, and financial requirements.
Eliminating Performance Bottlenecks on Web-Based AI
Commentary  |  8/24/2018
The end-to-end cloud ecosystem must mature rapidly to support enterprise deployment of AI and machine learning applications.
3 Steps to Create an Achievable Project Timeline
Commentary  |  8/23/2018
Imagine how your next client will react when you maintain your original project timeline or close to it.
5 Machine Learning Technologies You Should Know
Slideshows  |  8/23/2018
There's more to machine learning and AI than languages. Here's a look at five important libraries and frameworks.
The Future of AI Is More Human Than We Think
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
Recent tech advances, such as human-sounding AI tools, highlight why companies have to establish ethical standards in the use of AI.
Hiring IT Specialists: Experience Still Matters
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
When the competition for IT job candidates with specialized skills gets tough, look for experience but also be ready to pay a premium and toss some perks into the offer basket.
Design Thinking is Key to Enterprise Adoption of AI
Commentary  |  8/22/2018
Cross-departmental collaboration and design thinking are critical to next-generation AI success.
Hype and Myths Surround RPA
Commentary  |  8/21/2018
There's much more to implementing Robotic Process Automation than plugging in a software package. It's about the business as much as technology.
Solutions for Skills Shortages in Data-Driven Companies
Commentary  |  8/17/2018
Companies may have to adopt a multi-faceted approach to adding the data science skillsets that they need to succeed in business.
Getting Smart About Knowledge Management
News  |  8/16/2018
For many organizations, knowledge management is a forgotten technology. Now, new attitudes and approaches may help KM systems live up to their original potential.
What CDOs and CAOs Want You to Know
News  |  8/15/2018
Organizations feel pressured to appoint chief analytics officers and chief data officers, but they may not be using those roles as effectively as they could.
Top 5 Benefits of a Customer Advisory Board
Commentary  |  8/15/2018
Formalized customer engagement programs are ideal for gathering input to product development, validating corporate strategies and deepening relationships with key customers.
10 Ways Technology Is Reshaping Retail
Slideshows  |  8/14/2018
Your future shopping experiences might be much more automated, but they also might be much more personal than today's trips to the store.
What Can Agent Michael Brown Teach Us About Fake News?
Commentary  |  8/14/2018
Technology steps up to take on the global fake news challenge.
Cloud Companies Should Build for Vertical Industries
Commentary  |  8/13/2018
The pendulum has swung in the software business, with customers demanding vertical market expertise rather than general-purpose software.
Unleash the Value of RPA With a Center of Excellence
Commentary  |  8/10/2018
An effective center of excellence can help IT leaders accelerate their organizations' automation efforts to yield bottom-line results.
DevOps 101: Adopt Continuous Innovation
Commentary  |  8/9/2018
DevOps requires some hard work and tough choices, but in the end can keep a business competitive and innovative.
Artificial Intelligence Starts in the IT Department
Commentary  |  8/8/2018
If you need to show executives and department heads what AI can do for your company, IT automation is a great proof of concept.
Where is My Job Title in Scrum?
Commentary  |  8/8/2018
Focus on roles, not job titles within a Scrum team.
Adapting Blockchain for GDPR Compliance
Commentary  |  8/7/2018
Yes, there are ways for Blockchain applications to be compliant with the European Union's GDPR privacy regulations.
How AI and Intelligent Automation Impact HR Practices
Commentary  |  8/7/2018
AI and intelligent forms of automation are changing the ways companies operate. HR is no exception. In fact, HR leaders are spearheading automation efforts for their employers.
Get the C-suite On Board With Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  8/6/2018
Digital transformation isn't just some technology project. It requires that an organization rethink its business model and how it serves the customer.
Why Disaster Recovery Isn't What it Used to Be
Commentary  |  8/3/2018
The cloud changes the rules for disaster recovery. Enterprises have to ensure that cloud providers are engaged in developing and testing disaster recovery plans.
As Iron Sharpens Iron: Hone Your Engineering Team
Commentary  |  8/3/2018
Putting engineers to the test keeps everyone sharp and prepared for the unexpected.
Shark! A Toothy Ton of Data
News  |  8/2/2018
Researchers are using machine learning to get a clearer picture of shark behavior, and work to help those sharks to survive.
Digital Transformation Has a Digital Divide
News  |  8/2/2018
Companies in all industries are talking about digital transformation, but success may depend on whether the firms have world-class or ordinary IT organizations.


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