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5 Machine Learning Resolutions for 2019
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
More organizations are using machine learning for competitive reasons, but their results are mixed. It turns out there are better -- and worse -- ways of approaching it. If you want to improve the outcome of your efforts in 2019, consider these points.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/13/2018
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The New Job Description for Data Scientists
Rich Wagner, President and CEO of Prevedere
Commentary
As new tools help to automate data collection and cleaning, the role of data scientists is evolving into one where they deliver more value to their organizations.
By Rich Wagner President and CEO of Prevedere, 12/12/2018
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Top 10 Tech Predictions for 2019
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Leading consultancies and analyst firms offer their predictions on how key technologies, such as cloud computing, AI, IoT, and robotics will shape up in 2019.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 12/12/2018
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AI-Built Deepfake Videos Did Not Alter the Election
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Things could change next election time, putting truth and democracy at grave risk.
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 12/7/2018
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Why Data Scientists Should Make a Commitment to Diversity
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A more fair and safe society, as well as better products and services, can be enabled if the data science industry makes a commitment to hiring and cultivating diverse talent.
By Sophie Searcy, Senior Data Scientist, Metis , 12/7/2018
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Build Reliability into Autonomous and Intelligent Systems
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
When building and using autonomous and intelligent systems, it’s important to know they’re behaving reliably, because if things go wrong, they can do so at scale, fast.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/6/2018
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What to Look for in a Data Protection Officer, and Do You Need One?
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The hiring of a data protection officer is a key element of compliance with GDPR, but it's also an opportunity to differentiate your company.
By Jody Paterson, CEO of ERP Maestro , 12/4/2018
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On Sale: AI Lessons from the Retail Industry
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All industries can learn from the retail sector's work with artificial intelligence, and explore how AI can define product and service offerings while also improving the customer experience.
By Matt Joe, Chief Technology Innovation Officer, Avanade , 12/3/2018
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Data Privacy, Ethics: The Time Has Arrived
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Cloudera Chief Architect and Hadoop creator Doug Cutting says that the time has arrived for data privacy and ethics rules.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/3/2018
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Protect SaaS Applications with Cloud-Based Security
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Commentary
The massive amount of sensitive data being processed by SaaS applications requires new approaches to security, including cloud-based next generation firewalls.
By Larry Alton, business consultant , 11/30/2018
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Amazon AWS Themes: Faster, Easier, Cheaper
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Customers are constantly asking Amazon to help them accomplish more in less time at lower costs. Amazon CEO Andy Jassy said the company is listening. Here’s what AWS presented as proof.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/29/2018
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Big Data Governance – Metadata Is the Key
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A new approach to data governance is needed in the age of big data, when data is scattered throughout the enterprise in many formats, and coming from many sources.
By Aroop Maliakkal Padmanabhan, Senior Manager, and Tiffany Nguyen, Senior Software Engineer, eBay , 11/29/2018
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Curing the Patient Data Security and Privacy Epidemic
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Commentary
If the modern Hippocratic Oath states, “I will respect the privacy of my patients,” shouldn’t that statement extend to protecting patient data?
By Tim Critchley, CEO, Semafone , 11/28/2018
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It's a Business, not Tech Transformation
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Commentary
Your digital transformation strategy isn't primarily about technology but about rethinking the future of the business.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 11/28/2018
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Analytics and Privacy: Yes, the Two Can Co-Exist
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For all the talk about the burden that privacy regulations might place on businesses, it turns out that those regulations actually can help companies leverage their data.
By Todd Wright, Global Lead for GDPR Solutions, SAS , 11/27/2018
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Using Blockchain to Support Trustworthy Transactions on the IoT
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Recent computer industry developments set the stage for demonstrations of how blockchain can help to turn Internet of Things networks into trusted environments.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 11/27/2018
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A Digital Twin Approach to Predictive Maintenance
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Predictive maintenance solutions powered by digital twins help to precisely monitor equipment health and timely recognize potential anomalies. However, there are some limitations to the deployment.
By Boris Shiklo, CTO, ScienceSoft , 11/26/2018
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How Automation Empowers the CIO to Think Outside the IT Department
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The CIO's role is evolving into one that is more business focused, and it's a new generation of tech tools that enables that shift.
By Nancy Harris, EVP and Managing Director of Sage North America , 11/20/2018
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6 Tech Trends for the Enterprise in 2019
Calvin Hennick, Technology Writer
News
Look for new technologies to emerge – and for emerging technologies to become the norm – in the new year.
By Calvin Hennick Technology Writer, 11/16/2018
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Why Mixed Reality is Messed Up, for Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) were supposed to transform user experiences, but technologies have had false and soft starts in various industries. Here's why.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/15/2018
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6 Tech Trends for the Enterprise in 2019
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Tech Vendors to Watch in 2019
Susan Fogarty, Editor in Chief,  11/13/2018
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How Automation Empowers the CIO to Think Outside the IT Department
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  11/20/2018
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