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Where AI Can Turn 'Buzz' into 'Biz' Today
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AI can expedite manual processes that exist throughout an enterprise, but the nature of the human insight is necessary to rationally manage these processes and make contextual decisions.
By Bas de Vos, Director of the Innovative Think Tank, IFS Labs , 9/19/2018
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How Enterprises Can Scale their Machine Learning
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Enterprise organizations are already seeing benefits from their machine learning practices, but Forrester Research says they've only scratched the surface.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/19/2018
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How Edge Computing Will Change Enterprise IT
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
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Edge computing holds promise for enterprises, particularly in supporting their IoT implementations. However, edge also raises some security concerns.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 9/19/2018
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Building a Smart City Doesn’t Have a Common Blueprint
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While there is no exact definition of what a smart city must offer its citizens, there is also no shortage of "smart" initiatives.
By Jean Turgeon, VP and Chief Technologist, Avaya , 9/18/2018
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Hire the Right Machine Learning Talent
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Decision intelligence engineering applies the technology already available to solve the business problems that you have today.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/17/2018
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Who Is Winning the Race for Tech Talent?
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Ever wonder how Google, Microsoft, and IBM are winning the race for tech talent? It just might boil down to the ability to weave relevant learning and development opportunities into every stage of employee life cycles.
By Jamie Farrell, Chief Business Officer, Trilogy Education , 9/17/2018
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Risk Management Is Evolving: Are You On Board?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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IT risk management is a mature topic, but it continues to evolve with technology. As rules-based systems are supplemented with self-learning systems, IT departments, risks managers and business leaders need to update their thinking.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/17/2018
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AI Is a Powerful Ally in Public Safety - Responsible Use Is Paramount
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As governments employ AI in public safety applications they have to stay laser-focused on building public trust in the outcomes.
By Ger Daly, Senior Managing Director, Accenture , 9/14/2018
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Ethics, Privacy Issues Highlight Strata Data Conference
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Machine learning, artificial intelligence, and unified data platforms are the focus for data scientists attending the Strata Data Conference in New York.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2018
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How to Unlock Growth: Pay Down Technical Debt
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Dealing with a couple decades of technical debt takes effort across the organization, but you can do it if you give your team time to lay out a plan and take the first few steps.
By Joy Driscoll Durling, CIO and Digital Enablement Officer, Vivint Smart Home , 9/13/2018
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Tech Companies Poach AI Talent from Universities
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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In a tight market for AI and machine learning, tech companies have always relied on a secret weapon -- tapping into the talent available in academia. But who will train tomorrow's AI experts?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2018
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Health Data Sharing Will Follow the Open Banking Model
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The trend toward API-based banking offers a model for health records, giving patients access to and control over their personal health data.
By Sarah Squire, Senior Technical Architect, Ping Identity , 9/12/2018
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Enterprises to Bump Up IT Spending in 2019
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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A Spiceworks survey reveals an air of confidence among IT buyers who see IT budgets going up to improve infrastructure and security.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 9/12/2018
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10 Highest-Paying IT Job Skills
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Adding one of these capabilities to your resume might lead to a salary increase.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/12/2018
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Move Securely to the Cloud: Gain the Advantages
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Organizations can reap the full benefits of the cloud and avoid potential security risks by following four fundamental steps.
By Steven Weil, Security Director, Point B , 9/11/2018
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AIOps to Drive Big IT Pivot
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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AIOps takes the vast amounts of machine data generated by IT infrastructure and ingests, monitors, and analyzes it to ultimately predict issues before they occur.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/11/2018
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Enter the Co-Economy: A New Era for Innovation
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The days when businesses could succeed with innovation without partnering are pretty much gone.
By Maciej Kranz, VP Strategic Innovation, Cisco , 9/10/2018
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What Boards and CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Boards and CEOs are more tech-savvy than they once were, but they still don't always know the best questions to ask CIOs. With the push for digital transformation they need to be armed with the right questions at the right time.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/10/2018
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Panacea or Alchemy the Truth About AI
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Is artificial intelligence a date with the devil or natural evolution?
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 9/7/2018
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So, How Are We Doing?
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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You, as IT professionals and InformationWeek readers can help us serve you better.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 9/6/2018
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