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Technology Innovations: Let’s Be Responsible
Commentary  |  7/19/2019
As technology evolves, CIOs and IT leaders must also change the way they communicate about it in our digital-first world.
Why Affective Computing Systems Need Synthetic Emotion
Commentary  |  7/18/2019
Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They aren't necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change.
Where to Get Trusted IT Planning Advice
Commentary  |  7/17/2019
IT planning authorities are everywhere, but finding truly knowledgeable experts with your organization's best interests at heart can be a challenge.
What’s Holding Back Edge Computing for Enterprises?
Commentary  |  7/17/2019
The combination of technology readiness and business appetite puts us a little closer to wide-scale availability of a new breed of IT infrastructure.
Customer-Led Automation Changes the Service Game
Commentary  |  7/16/2019
Customer self-service is ready to take the next step toward customer-led service, where enterprises are supporting requests from bots as often as from people.
The Dangers of Demonizing AI
Commentary  |  7/15/2019
As more individuals, governments and companies see artificial intelligence as evil, it becomes clear that we need metrics to ensure that AI is a good citizen.
Continuous Learning the Key to IT Skills Gap
Commentary  |  7/15/2019
CIOs and IT leaders struggle to fill IT positions with staff who hold the right skills. But the answer is right under their noses: Educate existing teams.
How to Prep Your Career for the AI Job Apocalypse
Commentary  |  7/12/2019
Will your job end up being automated or eaten by an AI or robot? Here's a deeper look at careers that will continue to be in high demand in the decade ahead.
Creating a Culture of Global Innovation
Commentary  |  7/12/2019
The breakneck speed of technology innovation means that success requires embracing disruption/change and empowering people to be creative in its application.
IBM Builds AI Ladder with Partnerships
News  |  7/11/2019
IBM is creating a richer technology stack to help customers ascend the 'AI Ladder,' gaining the foundation for an artificial intelligence practice.
Human Capital Management Technology May Be 'Demo Candy'
Commentary  |  7/11/2019
AI is being embedded in human capital management applications, but there are many reasons they're not necessarily ripe for prime time, according to Gartner.
What Does Your Management Style Say about Your Age?
Slideshows  |  7/10/2019
Depending on how you answer specific questions, we might be able to guess your age.
What Does ‘Save to Transform’ Mean for CIOs?
Commentary  |  7/10/2019
Many companies are now pursuing the seemingly conflicting goals of cost reduction, growth, and digital transformation. This has huge implications for CIOs.
Transform your IT Help Desk
Commentary  |  7/9/2019
CIOs: Now is the time to upgrade the level of professional management within your help desk function. Here's how.
Chief Data Officers: Biggest Mistakes, Best Practices
News  |  7/9/2019
CDOs are everywhere today, but are they really doing an effective job? Here's how you and your organization can make the most of data and analytics investments.
A Robot That Can Throw Bananas? Why CIOs Should Take Notice
Commentary  |  7/8/2019
Scientists are now developing models that allow robots to learn from experience. Pay attention, because deep learning is poised to drive significant advances.
Find an IT Security Career by Getting Lost
Commentary  |  7/6/2019
Check out this Interop keynote video where Graham Holdings' Stacey Halota describes the twists and turns of her career and the challenges that security and privacy teams face.
Retain Your IT Staff by Doing These 3 Things
Commentary  |  7/5/2019
Your team relies on you, their IT leader, to help them manage their careers. If you're not doing it, someone else will do it for you. At another company.
How to Get Hands-On with Machine Learning
Commentary  |  7/3/2019
If you really want to understand the capabilities and limitations of machine learning, you have to get hands-on. Here's a short list of options for beginners.
How to Evaluate an IT Job Candidate as a Coach Would
Commentary  |  7/2/2019
To create a winning IT team, it pays to treat job candidates like potential prospects for a sports franchise.
7 Technologies You Need to Know for Artificial Intelligence
Slideshows  |  7/1/2019
Artificial intelligence is actually a term that encompasses a host of technology and tools. Here's a closer look at some of the more important ones.
Top 5 Issues Exhausting Your IT Team and How to Solve Them
Commentary  |  7/1/2019
Chief information officers and IT leaders need to stay relevant and continually address the common problems that drag down their teams.
Data Science Salary Survey Reveals Market Shift
News  |  6/27/2019
Quantitative executive recruitment firm Burtch Works annual salary survey revealed changes in the job market for data scientists and predictive analytics pros.
Businesses Must Prepare for Global 'Digital Disorder'
News  |  6/27/2019
Supply chain, procurement and customer engagement models face significant disruption in the next decade new A.T. Kearney report warns.
CIO View: The Business Wins that Make a Big Difference.
Commentary  |  6/27/2019
Three leading CIOs share how data and analytics are making a difference in their organizations.
Getting Machine Learning into Production: MLOps
News  |  6/26/2019
Machine learning upstart DataRobot, which pioneered the AutoML category, acquired ParallelM to help organizations move their models into production.
AI-Powered Security: Lulling Us Into Misplaced Confidence?
Commentary  |  6/26/2019
While artificial intelligence and machine learning hold promise in cybersecurity initiatives, there are some gaps that enterprises need to consider.
Who Owns Digital Transformation?
Commentary  |  6/26/2019
Forward thinking leaders know that while specialism may sit within one team, the responsibility to bring those ideas to light and generate ROI is a shared one.
Tech Skills and Business Skills: Find a Balance
Commentary  |  6/24/2019
Technology and business are evolving rapidly. You can contribute to your career and your organization more effectively by keeping one thing in mind.
How CIOs Can Overcome Fears of Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  6/21/2019
What determines whether a digital transformation initiative succeeds or fails isn't a mystery. These five tips will help guide you in that effort.
Diversity in IT: The Business and Moral Reasons
Commentary  |  6/20/2019
Everyone talks about diversity, but progress is slow in the real world of business and IT.
Post-Hadoop Data and Analytics Head to the Cloud
News  |  6/20/2019
Data and analytics in the cloud era may favor platforms based on platforms that are more flexible than Hadoop. But that doesn't mean there's no future for the early big data technology.
How to Land a Job in Cloud Computing
Slideshows  |  6/19/2019
These 9 tips can help you transition from a traditional IT role to a lucrative position in cloud computing.
GDPR One Year Later: Was the Hype Worth It?
Commentary  |  6/19/2019
Only time will tell with how GDPR and regulators can keep up with the influx of breaches and violations, but that doesn't mean GDPR is something to brush aside.
The Impact of Convergence on IT Strategies
Commentary  |  6/18/2019
According to industry hype, the latest emerging technology will change everything. No technology is an island, however, which is where things get interesting.
How to Convince Wary Customers to Share Personal Information
Commentary  |  6/17/2019
Burned by past abuses, consumers are guarding their data with an iron fist. You can win back their confidence and gain the insights that provide targeted services.
What’s Driving the Tech Sector’s Extreme Turnover Rate?
Commentary  |  6/14/2019
The answer is multifaceted, but two of the biggest reasons for employee turnover in tech are lack of scope for career development and flat salaries.
Salesforce Buys Tableau: Next Wave Analytics Consolidation
News  |  6/13/2019
Salesforce buys Tableau, and Google buys Looker, kicking off a new wave of consolidation in the analytics and BI space.
NLP, Machine Learning: Killer Combo for Unstructured Data
News  |  6/12/2019
To apply AI to customer service interactions, you need both machine learning and natural language processing, which is why demand for NLP skills are on the rise in the job market.
How to Hire Reliable Remote Tech Talent
Commentary  |  6/12/2019
If your company is considering hiring remote IT workers, these five tips may help guide you to success.
The Art and Science of Robot Wrangling in the AI Era
Commentary  |  6/11/2019
Technology and cultural readiness are needed for organizations to master artificial intelligence and robotic process automation in the workplace.
Four Things Modern CIOs Need to Know
Commentary  |  6/10/2019
Chief information officers stand at the forefront of how companies make and adapt to technological change. Here are four takeaways from the MIT CIO Symposium that they should keep in mind.
Will AI and Machine Learning Break Cloud Architectures?
Commentary  |  6/10/2019
AI and machine learning are powered by lots of data, so much so that one futurist thinks today's cloud architectures aren't enough.
Humans' Fascination with Artificial General Intelligence
Commentary  |  6/6/2019
Is transhumanism our destiny? One thing that everyone seems to agree on is the inherent risk to humanity when (or if) it happens. And that we should be scared.
IoT and Predictive Analytics: What We’re Driving Toward
Commentary  |  6/5/2019
Learn how research of predictive analytics can impact models used in the transportation sector.
Taking First Steps Toward the Intelligent Workplace
Commentary  |  6/5/2019
CIOs must focus on smarter workplace experiences with technologies such as artificial intelligence and digital assistants -- or risk being left behind.
Imagine a World Without Wires
Commentary  |  6/4/2019
Will 'charging' become as foreign as going to the phone booth? The next decade filled with AI and other emerging technologies will show us the answer.
IBM Db2 Joins the AI Age
News  |  6/4/2019
IBM's anchor database technology's new infusion of AI support comes years after the company's Watson AI famously beat Jeopardy champion Ken Jennings.
Data Science: A Guide to Careers and Team Building
Commentary  |  6/4/2019
A collection of information to help IT professionals learn how to make a career out of data science or how to build a team of data scientists.
Data-Driven Nudging: Cool or Uncool?
Commentary  |  6/4/2019
Many things in our modern world involve behavior modification. In fact, some organizations are setting up "nudge units," but why?
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