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How to Prepare for the Machine-Aided Future
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
More business processes and highly-specialized tasks are being targeted for automation with the goal of making people and companies more efficient. If you haven't considered how intelligent automation will affect your career and your company, and even if you have, following are some points to consider that may help you navigate the issue.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/21/2018
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When Nations Vie for AI Supremacy
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Commentary
Countries, as well as companies, are vying for supremacy in the artificial intelligence market.
By Barb Darrow, Senior Director, Communications, Oracle , 5/18/2018
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5 Common GDPR Misconceptions
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Commentary
A company's effort to comply with GDPR don't end on May 25. The work is ongoing, tied to a recognition of privacy as a fundamental right.
By Tomas Honzak, Director of Security and Compliance at GoodData , 5/16/2018
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Experts from Across the IT Spectrum Share Insights from Interop ITX
InformationWeek,
Satire
[VIDEO] IT leaders and experts, including keynote speaker, Beth Niblock, CIO, City of Detroit, share highlights from their presentations at Interop ITX 2018 along with insights about the future of IT.
By InformationWeek , 5/15/2018
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11 IT Leaders and Experts Share Highlights from Interop ITX
InformationWeek,
Satire
[VIDEO] If you missed Interop ITX or would like to relive it, we have you covered. We've compiled 11 interviews with IT leaders and experts who attended and spoke at Interop ITX 2018, including keynote speakers Sam Ramji, VP Product Management, Google Cloud and Joe Barkai, Consultant, Speaker, Author and Blogger.
By InformationWeek , 5/15/2018
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Workforce Analytics Move Beyond HR
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Workforce analytics have traditionally focused on HR's use of them when their value can actually have significant overall business impacts. Realizing this, more business leaders are demanding insights into workforce dynamics to unearth insights that weren't apparent before.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/14/2018
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Interop ITX Reflections: Expert Advice, Predictions, and More
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
There was no shortage of expert advice and sage predictions as takeaways from last week's Interop ITX conference. Here are some examples.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/10/2018
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The Future is About the Business, Not the Technology
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
Satire
There has been plenty of change throughout the evolution of information technology. Now it's time for the corporate world to catch up and reshape how they do business and serve their customers.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/3/2018
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At Interop ITX: Everyone Into the AI Pool
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
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AI and machine learning experts highlight how there is a place for many types of corporate and tech roles in an AI initiative.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 5/2/2018
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10 Things You Should Know About Deep Learning
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
This type of machine learning is going to become increasingly important in analytics and enterprise applications.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 4/23/2018
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Ethical Tech: Myth or Reality?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Technology innovation is accelerating and so are the impacts of technology on society. As machine intelligence gets baked into more products and services, as more human tasks become automated, and as more industries are disrupted, the tech industry needs to think differently. Here's why.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/4/2018
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Five Traits to Look for in a Data Protection Officer
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Commentary
It's crucial for a data protection officer -- required under the EU's GDPR -- to have a enterprisewide view of an organization's stored data and how it is used, or not used.
By Kon Leong, president, CEO and co-founder, ZL Technologies , 4/3/2018
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Neuroevolution Will Push AI Development to the Next Level
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Next up for developing artificial intelligence systems is automated neural-net architecture search.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 3/30/2018
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Real-Time Analytics is Spreading and Getting Easier
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Is your organization in production with real-time analytics and event stream processing? Are you doing a pilot of the technology? Here's a look at where the technology is today, along with some of the more popular use cases.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/22/2018
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3 Myths About the Site Reliability Engineer, Debunked
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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As automation becomes a fact of life, newer roles, such as site reliability engineer, emerge. For IT pros looking for their next move, here’s a little background about the role as well as some common misunderstandings about it.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 3/20/2018
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Beware the Dangers of 'Drive Thru' Analytics
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Satire
Cutting corners isn't the path to analytics success. Data science requires an enterprise commitment.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 3/15/2018
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Reshaping Skillsets in the Age of Analytics
Rich Wagner, President and CEO of Prevedere
Commentary
Automation and greater involvement by business managers with the analytics team are just a couple of the changes that are in store for data science.
By Rich Wagner President and CEO of Prevedere, 3/15/2018
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The Evolution Away from Conversational User Interfaces
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
Those digital devices that get you through the day will get less chatty and more focused on working for you.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 3/13/2018
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The New Data Playbook: Automation, Mass Data Literacy
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
How will enterprise organizations scale Agile data and analytics programs in the future? Gartner says trust, diversity, and data literacy all will contribute to mastering tomorrow's complexity.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/8/2018
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Conversational AI is Ready for Prime Time
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Don't lump the various types of AI-based technologies into one basket. There are differences among them, as a look at call center tech highlights.
By Stanton Jones, director & principal analyst, Information Services Group , 3/6/2018
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