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The Coming Tech Schism in the Post-Pandemic Workplace
Commentary  |  8/28/2020
Masked versus mask-less personnel? Dual-base versus single-base employees? What will the business workplace look like when all this is over? No one really knows yet.
5 Critical IT Roles for Rapid Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  8/28/2020
As some organizations look to transform faster than anticipated, putting critical tech roles in place will be the key to a smooth, successful journey.
How a Remote Work Platform Aided a Security and Risk Manager
Commentary  |  8/27/2020
Continuity Global Solutions found a long-term way to handle confidential team collaboration through Workstorm's platform.
Make It or Break It: 3 Tech Implementation Trends to Watch
Commentary  |  8/26/2020
Turn the challenges that the pandemic has presented into new opportunities for your organization. Here are a few areas to consider.
Why You Should Worry About Software Quality
Commentary  |  8/25/2020
Congratulations. Your software works, but so what? Application quality matters more these days. A lot more.
Unmasking the Black Box Problem of Machine Learning
Commentary  |  8/24/2020
Standard Chartered taps Truera to pull back the veil for better transparency on how its data gets analyzed and the predictions algorithms make.
Top Trends in Data Lakes
Commentary  |  8/24/2020
Does it seem too early for data lakes to have trends? The reality is data lakes are on the very edge of business transformation efforts and dramatic change.
Addressing AI Bias Head-On: Itís a Human Job
Commentary  |  8/21/2020
Researchers working directly with machine learning models are tasked with the challenge of minimizing cases of unjust bias.
IT Jobs Remain Strong Despite the Pandemic
Commentary  |  8/19/2020
16.3 Million Americans are unemployed right now, but IT positions are relatively safe.
How to Get the Most Out of Your New, Lean IT Budget
Commentary  |  8/19/2020
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and a recession, organizations are scrutinizing their spending across the board.
5 Analytics Mistakes You Need to Avoid
Commentary  |  8/18/2020
Don't let mistakes drag your enterprise into analytics disappointment. Catch these common errors before they can hurt your organization's bottom line.
Modernizing a 911 Call Center by Taking It Cloud Native
Commentary  |  8/17/2020
Logan County, West Virginia, updates its emergency operations resources with cloud-based platforms that offer access to location data and onsite video.
Innovation Accelerates During the Pandemic
Commentary  |  8/17/2020
Companies, universities, governments, and individuals the world over have shown they can pivot rapidly, take significant risks and innovate in unexpected ways.
How RPA Can Help Your Enterprise Save Money
Commentary  |  8/14/2020
Robotic process automation promises to streamline an array of routine business tasks. Here's what you need to know about this transformational technology.
4 Best Practices for Hosting a Virtual Hackathon
Commentary  |  8/14/2020
Technology leaders should embrace the virtual hackathon. Here's why (and how to get started).
Google, Harvard, and EdX Team Up to Offer TinyML Training
Commentary  |  8/13/2020
A new certification program aims to foster more development in a segment of machine learning that would run on small devices at the edge.
Shifting Cloud Adoption in the Enterprise
Commentary  |  8/12/2020
Portability of applications, seamless data integration, and business alliances between vendors means enterprises need to prepare for omni-cloud adoptions soon.
How to Integrate Edge Computing With Your Core Systems
Commentary  |  8/11/2020
There are five key challenges to getting edge computing devices to work with core enterprise IT systems, and several ways to work through those challenges.
Workflow Concerns Temper DevOps Adoption in Healthcare
Commentary  |  8/11/2020
A survey by Redgate highlights expectations and reservations the healthcare sector has about diving into DevOps methodology.
Making Predictive Analytics Work in an Uncertain World
Commentary  |  8/10/2020
Rapid, sometimes dramatic change has become "the new normal," but what we know now can help us improve predictive model accuracy.
The Future of Work in a Post-COVID Era
Commentary  |  8/10/2020
Advice for CIOs: With remote working here to stay, now is the time to advance cloud initiatives, consider uses for AI, and strengthen business continuity.
Conversational AI Comes of Age
Commentary  |  8/7/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic can have far-reaching effects on how the financial services industry interacts with customers, and service centers equipped with conversational AI will come to the fore.
Adding Fuel to the MSP vs. In-house IT Debate
Commentary  |  8/6/2020
Recent changes to employee support delivery options and more reliance on third-party cloud services help make a stronger case for MSPs. Here's a look at the pros and cons for both sides.
Can Artificial Intelligence Help Increase Diversity in IT?
Commentary  |  8/5/2020
Applied properly, AI might help bridge the diversity gap in IT by assisting with job postings, evaluating resumes and standardizing the interviewing process.
NOAA Fisheries Talks Going No-Code for Project Management
Commentary  |  8/4/2020
Federal agency finds a way to increase its efficiency tackling a growing number of projects by leveraging a solution from Smartsheet.
Will Facial Recognition Thrive in the Post-Pandemic Economy?
Commentary  |  8/4/2020
Facial recognition is at the heart of the new normal of our lives, and many uses don't violate privacy or civil rights. But the political and regulatory controversies will continue to burn hot for many years.
Business Continuity Planning: The Pandemic Wake-Up Call
Commentary  |  8/3/2020
Ensuring continuity of operations in the face of unforeseen disruptions must be a top priority going forward. Is your organization in good shape?
The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms
Commentary  |  7/31/2020
Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business?
Morningstar on Reshaping Its Infrastructure for Flexibility
Commentary  |  7/30/2020
CTO for the global investment research firm discusses strategy to bring dev teams to public cloud and how New Relic fit into those plans.
Optimize Existing Technologies for Maximum Value
Commentary  |  7/30/2020
Looking to get a bigger bang from your budget? Think about optimizing some of your existing IT resources.
How Machine Learning is Influencing Diversity & Inclusion
Commentary  |  7/29/2020
Here's how IT leaders can better manage the bias that becomes embedded in algorithms and datasets to help increase opportunities for minority tech professionals.
Is Your Cloud Strategy Ready to Hyperscale?
Commentary  |  7/29/2020
In the face of the unexpected demands 2020 has seen so far, business and IT leaders need to stay in a constant state of planning with their cloud operations.
How Enterprises Can Adopt Video Game Cloud Strategy
Commentary  |  7/28/2020
Forrester report explores ways other sectors can learn from infrastructure deployed to support video gaming.
Why Data Science Isn't an Exact Science
Commentary  |  7/27/2020
Organizations adopt data science with the goal of getting answers to more types of questions, but those answers are not absolute.
Data in the Age of COVID
Commentary  |  7/27/2020
This crisis is teaching us a ton about the dissemination and use of data. But we must remember to use it in a way that maintains the quality of data and protects privacy rights.
4 Ways to Excel as a Female Data Scientist
Commentary  |  7/24/2020
Glassdoor has ranked data science as one of the top 10 best jobs in the US every year since 2015. Here's how you can stand out in this field.
Tales of the Work From Home World
Commentary  |  7/22/2020
Whether COVID-19 causes your organization to return to work-from-home or not, here are some remote work tips for managers and employees.
Navigate Turbulence with the Resilience of Responsible AI
Commentary  |  7/22/2020
Extraordinary economic conditions require brand-new analytic models, right? Not if existing predictive models are built with responsible AI. Here's how to tell.
The Five Things You Need to Do to Avoid Network Automation Failures
Commentary  |  7/21/2020
Areas that have been automated must be checked and updated to ensure they are continually evolving with the network and properly performing their intended function.
Epsilon Talks Using AIOps to Streamline Asset Management
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
Distributed marketing solutions provider looked to AIOps from OpsRamp as part of its modernization plan.
How to Plan Today for Tomorrow's Lights-Out Data Center
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
A data center managed entirely by automated systems sounds like the setting for a science fiction movie. Yet human-less data centers are making their mark.
DevOps Isnít a Dirty Word
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
Here's how visionaries can most effectively make the case for DevOps transformation.
Data Science: Why Humans Are Just as Important as Math
Commentary  |  7/17/2020
It's not easy to teach machines how to apply a critical lens to data. Businesses need human intuition and creativity for multi-faceted problems.
Gartner Forecast Sees 7.3% Shrinkage in IT Spending for 2020
Commentary  |  7/15/2020
Revenue uncertainty triggered by the pandemic could push CIOs with tighter budgets to migrate to cloud resources, according to research company.
Overcoming the IoT Security Skills Gap
Commentary  |  7/15/2020
While the tech industry is currently challenged by an IoT skills gap, there are steps that companies and leaders can take to minimize these issues and drive change.
KPMG: Choosing to Go 'Cloud' Is Only a Start
Commentary  |  7/14/2020
Organizations have accelerated their moves into the cloud, but they need to change their approach if they want to be successful in the long run.
Cloud Computing Evolution May Drive Next Stages of Robotics
Commentary  |  7/14/2020
The future of robotics may be interwoven with the continued development of cloud computing and wireless infrastructure.
How to Detect Fakes During Global Unrest Using AI and Blockchain
Commentary  |  7/13/2020
Until the next technical evolution, current blockchain and AI/ML applications will continue to raise the trustworthiness bar in our zero-trust world.
Robotics Will Prevail Over Other Tech Sectors Post-Pandemic
Commentary  |  7/10/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of robotics in roles normally reserved for susceptible humans, but which robotics applications will thrive once we get ahead of the virus?
3 Key Stages for Effective Data Modernization
Commentary  |  7/10/2020
Don't get stuck in a room going nowhere. Follow the Plan-Build-Execute model, and your data modernization initiative will lead to success.
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