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Beat the Odds: How to Conquer Common AI Challenges
Jen Underwood, Impact Analytix
Commentary
Some of the keys to success with an AI implementation may seem basic, but they really can make a difference.
By Jen Underwood Impact Analytix, 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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CIOs: Time to Reinvent Your Supply Chains
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Beat the large e-commerce giants at their own game: Create end-to-end supply chain prediction and orchestration supported through four enabling technologies.
By Raj Kumar, Principal, and Jeff Boudreau, Managing Director -- EY Americas , 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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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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Is SD-WAN a Better Bet for Unified Communications?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As momentum continues to build for managed services with SD-WAN, providers try to make the case to migrate communications to these networks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/9/2019
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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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AI Ethics Guidelines Every CIO Should Read
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You don’t need to come up with an AI ethics framework out of thin air. Here are five of the best resources to get technology and ethics leaders started.
By John McClurg, BlackBerry Cylance VP and Ambassador-at-Large , 8/7/2019
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Why You Should Create a Forward-Looking Privacy Policy
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
New privacy rules are coming. Is your organization ready?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/6/2019
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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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Banking on the Public Cloud?
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Financial institutions and banks can no longer risk letting their business models become outdated. Here’s how CIOs can build a business case for the C-suite.
By Suranjan Chatterjee, Global Head, Cloud Apps, Microservices & API,Tata Consultancy Services , 7/31/2019
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Dos and Don'ts: Robotic Process Automation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
RPA is the fastest growing category of software today, driven by enterprise digital transformation efforts. Here's how to make the most of it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/29/2019
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We Are Technology’s Weakest Link
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Technology’s shortcomings have less to do with technology and everything to do with us.
By Boyce Adams, President and CEO, BankTEL , 7/26/2019
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Slash Data Center Costs by Optimizing Hardware Investments
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CIOs can quickly find themselves on an expensive hardware-replacement treadmill, but it doesn’t have to be that way.
By Gordon Smith, CEO, Sagent , 7/25/2019
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Digital Transformation Challenges IT Leaders
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Tech disruption is uprooting traditional business practices while creating new responsibilities -- and opportunities -- for IT.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/23/2019
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Going Up? Otis Elevator Hits Digital Transformation Button
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Otis pioneered predictive maintenance before most heard the phrase Internet of Things. Now the 166-year-old company is prepping the elevator of the future.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/22/2019
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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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Technology Innovations: Let’s Be Responsible
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As technology evolves, CIOs and IT leaders must also change the way they communicate about it in our digital-first world.
By Shivani Govil, EVP Emerging Tech and Ecosystem, Sage , 7/19/2019
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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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