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Ready or Not, Big Data is Bringing Big Changes
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Companies looking to take advantage of the complex data game need to start by identifying general areas of their business that truly need help.
By Paul Gaynor, Global Technology and Alliance Consulting Leader, PwC , 5/21/2019
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Data Hunter: The New Sexy Technology Job
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Data hunter, data scout, or data acquisition specialist may be the new hot career as organizations look to enrich the value of their data analytics and machine learning initiatives with external data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/13/2019
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Why Open Source Should Remain Open
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There is a clear fork in the road, and companies are having to decide which route to take when it comes to open source.
By Bob Bickel, Technology Entrepreneur and Coach , 5/13/2019
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Database Server Deadlines: Preparing for End of Support
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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A set of long-running database management platforms will soon lose technical and security support but there is still time to act.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/8/2019
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Why You Canít Afford to Ignore Software Asset Management
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It may not be glamorous, but the practice of software asset management saves organizations money and protects them against financial and legal risks.
By Dave Dawson, cyber principal, Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory , 5/7/2019
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Transform the workplace or hinder your workforce
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Organizations are entering a post-digital era, where being digital is a requirement rather than a choice.
By Marc Carrel-Billiard, Global Senior Managing Director, Accenture Labs , 5/2/2019
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IT Governance: Get Back to the Basics
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A lack of foundational elements for IT governance can lead to a bunch of problems, including siloed operations, business disconnects and redundant applications.
By John Krpan, Partner, Focal Pointe Group , 4/25/2019
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Data Privacy, Transparency Get New Weapon
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Osano and its browser plugin, Privacy Monitor, aim to provide consumers with transparency regarding consumer data privacy policies. The company will release data supply chain tools for companies later this year.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/22/2019
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AI, Automation Job Trend to Reverse in 2020
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Artificial intelligence is adding value for many enterprise organizations, but getting it into production takes longer, costs more, and adds less value than many organizations are expecting.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/17/2019
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Boost Your Analytics, Machine Learning with Alternative Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Adding external data sources to your analytics and machine learning initiatives can provide new dimensions of insights. Here are some sources of data you can tap.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 4/12/2019
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Tax Hacks: How Seasonal Scams Cause Yearlong Problems
Kelly Sheridan, Staff Editor, Dark Reading
News
Tax season is marked with malware campaigns, tax fraud, and identity theft, with money and data flowing through an underground economy.
By Kelly Sheridan Staff Editor, Dark Reading, 4/11/2019
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Four Basic Steps to Prevent Your Data Lake from Becoming a Swamp
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Despite their great promise, data lakes have received a lot of negative buzz in recent years due to their lack of governability and general success.
By Ramesh Menon, VP Infoworks , 4/9/2019
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Lessons We Can All Learn from the Sharing Economy
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Companies in the sharing economy are creating superior experiences for their customers with the aid of massive databases engineered on a global scale.
By Sanjay Saraf, Chief Technology Officer, Yapstone , 3/18/2019
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Are Your Metrics Real?
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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The Internet is not fake, but protecting the value derived from online activity must account for social engineering. Hereís why.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 2/14/2019
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The Problem with AI Facial Recognition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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AI facial recognition algorithms are far from perfect. Here's what you should know if your enterprise is considering deploying this technology.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/11/2019
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Crawford Takes Insurance Data into the Digital Age
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
How a service provider to insurance companies modernized its data infrastructure to create products for the modern age.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/4/2019
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Why Google's GDPR Fine and Appeal are Good for Enterprise IT
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Google's appeal of its GDPR fine over data privacy and transparency just may illuminate the best way forward for enterprise IT.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/28/2019
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How Retail is Advancing AI, IoT
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Combining computer vision, IoT, and AI creates a system that delivers more value than those three technologies in isolation, as the retail industry is highlighting.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/18/2019
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Data Privacy: How to be Worthy of Consumer Trust
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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If you want customers to be loyal to your company or to your brand, you need to protect their data and treat it with respect.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/11/2019
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Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Retailers will invest more heavily in IT technology than other industries do in the coming years. Here's how this industry will leverage technology to take them into the future.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/9/2019
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