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The Right Fit: Choosing an AI Strategy
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Dun & Bradstreet is transforming its own internal AI and analytics operations, even as it helps customers with their analytics and machine learning transformations.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/19/2018
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5 Lessons for SREs and Their Teams
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Now that SRE has become a cool job there's been some washing of the title. Sysadmins and IT ops are being rebranded as SREs without businesses actually making any the changes to their tasks. Here's what you should expect as an SRE as well as tips for excelling in the role.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 6/18/2018
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Self-taught Kaggle Champ: Engineering to Data Science to AI
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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You don't need a degree in data science to become a top professional in the field. Here's how one Kaggle data science champion taught himself. Now Gilberto Titericz is moving from Airbnb to AI startup Ople.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/15/2018
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3 Considerations When Implementing Digital Transformation
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Get your digital transformation initiative off on the right foot by addressing three basic issues right up front.
By Fil Firmani, VP Product Management, Duck Creek Technologies , 6/15/2018
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5 Steps to Put a Faltering DevOps Plan Back on Track
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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The best laid plans of DevOps adopters often go awry. Here's how you can fix things.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/14/2018
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How One Manufacturer Developed its Own SaaS
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In the future every company will become a software company, building their own applications backed by advanced analytics, and delivered as software as a service. For some companies, the future is arriving now.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/13/2018
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What the Evolving Icebox Says About the Role for IT
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IT is no longer just about keeping the lights on. These days organizations are relying on IT to help deliver a competitive edge through digitization.
By Pradeep Amladi, vice president and global marketing head, SAP , 6/11/2018
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Why AI is So Brilliant and So Stupid
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
For all of the promise that artificial intelligence represents, a successful AI initiative still requires all of the right pieces to come together.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/11/2018
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How AI Can Combat Labor Displacement
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Artificial intelligence just might be as much a prevention or cure for job loss as a cause.
By Gianni Giacomelli and Prashant Shukla, Genpact , 6/11/2018
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Why DevOps Is Your Key to Becoming a Digital Entity
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
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Becoming a digital entity isn't just about buying new technology, but also means creating new and advanced competitive capabilities by aligning technology processes with the business.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 6/7/2018
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Traditional ERP Falls into the Arms of Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
SAP and Oracle have been talking about the cloud for years, but it's no small task to move huge installed bases of on-premises software. New cloud moves show a new momentum.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/7/2018
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Top 11 MBA Programs for IT Leaders
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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These leading university masters programs could help you take your IT career to the next level.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 6/5/2018
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Rethink Change Management for Agile Initiatives
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Companies that have applied change management to previous business or process changes must acknowledge that the pace and nature of agile means that traditional change management may not be enough.
By Akhilesh Tiwari and Kallol Basu, Enterprise Application Services, Tata Consultancy Services , 6/5/2018
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Why Quantum Computing Should Be on Your Radar Now
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Boston Consulting Group and Forrester are advising clients to get smart about quantum computing and start experimenting now so they can separate hype from reality.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/4/2018
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The Regulation Cycle: Putting GDPR in Context
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Just as regulations were needed for the auto industry to mature, regulations like GDPR help data-driven marketing to grow up.
By Bonnie Crater, CEO, Full Circle Insights , 6/4/2018
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The Cloud Isnít Just About Saving Money
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Successful cloud implementations are driven by speed, flexibility and fine-grained resource management. Focus on these drivers, and the savings will accumulate.
By Mark Gonzales, Senior Director, Customer Technology, Elicit , 6/1/2018
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How to Be the Global IT Executive
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IT managers who can adapt their personal styles to the needs of local cultures and employees are best positioned to succeed in the global arena.
By Mary Shacklett, founder and owner of Transworld Data , 5/31/2018
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IBM Bets On Private Cloud Data Platform
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Assembling the pieces to create a modern platform for data management, data governance, and data science can be complex. IBM says it's done the heavy lifting with a private, on-premises cloud platform to do the work.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/31/2018
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A Machine Infrastructure to Get Value from AI
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A key to your success with AI is building out an infrastructure that will support today's apps but also the workloads and data volumes of the future.
By Fred Sadaghiani, CTO, Sift Science , 5/29/2018
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Top Enterprises Eye Migrating Core Apps to the Public Cloud
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
News
Customer-facing giants find that innovation, agility and cost benefits outweigh the negatives. Will Verizon's migration inspire others to follow?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/29/2018
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