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Outlook is Good for Health Care, Thanks to Big Data
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Technology improvements in recent years are making it possible to overcome the decades of siloed, inaccessible, consumer data.
By Faraz Shafiq, Chief Artificial Intelligence Officer, Cambia Health Solutions , 8/19/2019
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Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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More enterprise organizations are experimenting with AI-based voice assistants to boost internal efficiencies, but it will be a while before they realize the ROI they seek.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/16/2019
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Enterprise Guide to Digital Transformation
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
Don’t let IT modernization be the bane of your existence. This curated collection of articles will give you more clarity and help you get started.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 8/13/2019
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Enterprises Put More Data Infrastructure in the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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More enterprises are putting their data operations in the cloud, a trend that will continue as AI, machine learning, and other analytics efforts accelerate.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/12/2019
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Five Factors Shaping Data Science
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As data science evolves, key challenges are driving organizations to seek innovative solutions to compete in the new AI-driven economy.
By Ryohei Fujimaki, CEO and founder of dotData , 8/12/2019
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HPE Emerges to Rescue MapR Customers
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
HPE will expand its data and analytics portfolio through its acquisition of embattled Hadoop pioneer MapR.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/8/2019
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When a Few Hundred Thousand Lives Depend on IT
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
Eversource Energy CIO Kathy Kountze shares her perspective on IT's role when weather knocks out heat and electricity for many thousands of New England neighbors.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 8/7/2019
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Why You Should Create a Forward-Looking Privacy Policy
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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New privacy rules are coming. Is your organization ready?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/6/2019
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Brewing Up Data Infrastructure to Support Tech Diversity
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Having grown by many acquisitions to be perhaps the largest beer company in the world, Anheuser Busch InBev is working to create a unified view of all its data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/5/2019
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Four Technology-Driven Hiring Trends
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It’s been a challenging year for businesses seeking to hire CIOs and technical experts in fields as diverse as machine learning and mobile network technology.
By Dean Madison, President, TD Madison & Associates , 8/5/2019
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Planning the Right Sample Size for Data Analysis
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
Sample size affects the statistical results for correlations, regressions, and other models. See how to compare data to ensure an apples-to-apples comparison.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 8/2/2019
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Lineage Metadata: The Fuel for Data Governance
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The best way to achieve data quality is by combining or blending these three techniques: decoded lineage, data similarity lineage and manual lineage mapping.
By Moshe Kranc, CTO, Ness Digital Engineering , 8/1/2019
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Atlassian CIO's Lessons for Better M&As and Divestitures
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Is there anything more headache inducing than the idea of IT efforts needed for a merger or acquisition? Here's a look at one CIO's journey and lessons learned.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/30/2019
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Companies' 'Anonymized' Data May Violate GDPR, Privacy Regs
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
New study found that any database containing 15 pieces of demographic data could be used to identify individuals.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 7/26/2019
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What’s the Long-Term Impact of Salesforce’s Tableau Acquisition?
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Three key questions should be answered for enterprises to glean a clearer understanding of their options.
By Andy Neill, Senior Research Director, Data and Analytics, Info-Tech Research Group , 7/23/2019
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Robotic Process Automation: Is It Ready for Big Business?
Crystal Bedell, Technology Writer
Commentary
Despite the positive market forecasts, a closer look at RPA brings to light challenges that indicate the technology is still in its infancy.
By Crystal Bedell Technology Writer, 7/22/2019
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Why Affective Computing Systems Need Synthetic Emotion
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They aren’t necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/18/2019
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How to Prep Your Career for the AI Job Apocalypse
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/12/2019
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IBM Builds AI Ladder with Partnerships
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM is creating a richer technology stack to help customers ascend the ‘AI Ladder,' gaining the foundation for an artificial intelligence practice.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/11/2019
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Human Capital Management Technology May Be 'Demo Candy'
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
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.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/11/2019
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