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How to Integrate Edge Computing With Your Core Systems
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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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.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 8/11/2020
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Making Predictive Analytics Work in an Uncertain World
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Rapid, sometimes dramatic change has become "the new normal," but what we know now can help us improve predictive model accuracy.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/10/2020
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The Future of Work in a Post-COVID Era
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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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.
By Jamshid Rezaei, CIO, Mitel , 8/10/2020
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How Synthetic Data Accelerates Coronavirus Research
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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When your research could save COVID-19 patients, you don't want to wait around for institutional approval to use patient data in research. Here's an alternative.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/7/2020
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Conversational AI Comes of Age
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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.
By Sherry Comes, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP , 8/7/2020
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Adding Fuel to the MSP vs. In-house IT Debate
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Recent changes to employee support delivery options and more reliance on third-party cloud services help make a stronger case for MSPs. Hereís a look at the pros and cons for both sides.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/6/2020
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How to Accelerate Digital Transformation with a CDO
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Looking to update ordering for ecommerce customers, bakery manufacturing and ingredient supplier Dawn Foods decided to hire a chief digital officer to spearhead the process.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/5/2020
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Can Artificial Intelligence Help Increase Diversity in IT?
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Applied properly, AI might help bridge the diversity gap in IT by assisting with job postings, evaluating resumes and standardizing the interviewing process.
By Mark Runyon, Principal Consultant, Improving , 8/5/2020
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Will Facial Recognition Thrive in the Post-Pandemic Economy?
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
Facial recognition is at the heart of the new normal of our lives, and many uses donít violate privacy or civil rights. But the political and regulatory controversies will continue to burn hot for many years.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 8/4/2020
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10 Top Cloud Computing Startups
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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These cloud-native startups are redefining familiar technology and enabling entirely new products.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 8/3/2020
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Business Continuity Planning: The Pandemic Wake-Up Call
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Ensuring continuity of operations in the face of unforeseen disruptions must be a top priority going forward. Is your organization in good shape?
By Seth Siegel, AI & Automation Leader, Infosys Consulting , 8/3/2020
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The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms
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Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business?
By Michael Zeller, Head of AI Strategy & Solutions, Temasek , 7/31/2020
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Optimize Existing Technologies for Maximum Value
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Looking to get a bigger bang from your budget? Think about optimizing some of your existing IT resources.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/30/2020
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Cloud Eases Pivot to Remote Work for Capital One
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Capital One has committed to enabling employees to keep working from home through the end of 2020.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/29/2020
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Why Data Science Isn't an Exact Science
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Organizations adopt data science with the goal of getting answers to more types of questions, but those answers are not absolute.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/27/2020
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4 Ways to Excel as a Female Data Scientist
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Glassdoor has ranked data science as one of the top 10 best jobs in the US every year since 2015. Hereís how you can stand out in this field.
By Alicia Frame, Lead Product Manager and Data Scientist, Neo4j , 7/24/2020
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How COVID is Changing Technology Futures
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Accenture released its Technology Vision 2020 report in February, but then COVID hit. Here's how the pandemic is changing technology futures according to the company.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/23/2020
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Navigate Turbulence with the Resilience of Responsible AI
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Extraordinary economic conditions require brand-new analytic models, right? Not if existing predictive models are built with responsible AI. Hereís how to tell.
By Scott Zoldi, Chief Analytics Officer, FICO , 7/22/2020
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Equinix Prioritizes AI Investments Amid Pandemic
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Equinix CIO Milind Wagle provides an update on the company's AI initiatives and how they helped during the COVID-19 crisis.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/21/2020
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How to Plan Today for Tomorrow's Lights-Out Data Center
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
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.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/20/2020
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10 Top Cloud Computing Startups
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How Enterprises Can Adopt Video Game Cloud Strategy
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  7/28/2020
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Conversational AI Comes of Age
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  8/7/2020
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