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Microsoft Exec: How Enterprises are Democratizing Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
During her Interop Digital keynote, Microsoft's Alysa Taylor will discuss how technology has been a catalyst for accelerated value and change in 2020.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/29/2020
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IT 2020 Emphasizes Speed, More Change Afoot for 2021
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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ServiceNow CIO Chris Bedi said this COVID-19 pandemic year has meant urgency and the need for speed for IT organizations. But what's coming in the year ahead?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/28/2020
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Blockchain Use Primed to Accelerate in the COVID-19 Era
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While still early in maturation, blockchain technologies are positioned to solve some of the problems of today and serve as the core infrastructure for the solutions of tomorrow.
By Omid Malekan, Blockchain Innovation Expert, Citi Ventures Studio , 9/28/2020
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Is Your Pandemic-Fueled Cloud Migration Sustainable?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
COVID-19 shoved enterprises into the cloud. While remote work is sustainable, emergency cloud strategies are not.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/25/2020
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Nokia Enterprise Talks 5G Driving Industry 4.0 Acceleration
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Potential continues to build for possible technology applications at the edge of the forthcoming update to wireless infrastructure.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/24/2020
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IT Leader Profile: Upgrading ERP During a Pandemic
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Mukul Agrawal serves as global head of ERP and IT services at Vistaprint. Here's a look at what he's done and what he has been working on lately.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/23/2020
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IBM Turns to WalkMe to Boost New Technology Adoption
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Helping end users better understand what they can do with a new resource might boost long-term adoption.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/22/2020
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Align Your Data Architecture with the Strategic Plan
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Hereís how IT professionals can help top management understand the value of data and how to use it to the companyís advantage.
By Jija Thomas, Lead Data Architect, Russell Investments , 9/22/2020
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Why IT Departments Need to Consider Deepfakes
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
It's hard to tell what's real and what isn't. If one of your executives or your company is the victim of deepfakes, what's IT going to do about it?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/21/2020
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SF Giants Line Up AI to Manage Media Assets
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
The San Francisco Giants have digitized decades of media assets and are using artificial intelligence to manage and access what they need from the massive library.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/18/2020
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What You Need to Know About Cloud-Native Fintech
Romi Mahajan, Author and Tech Investor
Commentary
Interop will provide IT professionals with a glimpse into how cloud, AI and other tech concepts are reshaping financial technology.
By Romi Mahajan Author and Tech Investor, 9/18/2020
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3 Hurdles to Overcome for AI and Machine Learning
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Artificial intelligence and machine learning have distinct limitations. Businesses looking to implement AI need to understand where these boundaries are drawn.
By Mark Runyon, Principal Consultant, Improving , 9/17/2020
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Dark Side of AI: How to Make Artificial Intelligence Trustworthy
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Itís in every organizationís best interest to implement security measures that counter threats in order to protect artificial intelligence investments.
By Avivah Litan, VP, Distinguished Analyst, Gartner, Inc. , 9/15/2020
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Optimize Your Corporate Security and Resilience Programs
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CIOs and IT leaders should broaden their thinking around data and data analytics and empower their organizations to implement effective security and resilience programs.
By Jackie Day and Al Park, Control Risks , 9/11/2020
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The State of Chatbots: Pandemic Edition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Chatbots are currently the biggest use case for AI. Now the COVID-19 pandemic has made them even more compelling given their use in automation and their high level of ROI.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/10/2020
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Why More Healthcare Providers are Moving to Public Cloud
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As the pandemic continues to test the limits of healthcare providers, the public cloud can support surge care capacity and ensure resilient technology infrastructure.
By Oleg Kucheryavenko, Cloud & Innovation Lead, Accenture Health , 9/9/2020
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What Emoji Use at Work Can Tell Us About Team Dynamics
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A new big data research project found that emoji use at work varies significantly based on the userís role, company and conversational situation.
By Andy Horng, Co-Founder and Head of AI, Cultivate , 9/7/2020
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How to Get Automation Right
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises are automating more tasks and processes thanks to AI and machine learning, but they're getting different results because some didn't think it through first.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/4/2020
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Painful Lessons of the Pandemic Can Lead to Future Strengths
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Commentary
Here are some key considerations for IT leaders and teams as they seek investment and buy-in to implement solutions that will support their organizations now and in the future.
By Amit Modi, CTO, Movius Corp. , 9/4/2020
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FedEx CIO Rob Carter Shares His Experience, and IT Outlook
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
News
In his upcoming Interop Digital keynote address, Fedex's Rob Carter will be discussing how the logistics giant has evolved its IT strategy and where technology goes from here.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 9/3/2020
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