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Flexport Tackles Trump Tariffs with Data and Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In business for just 6 years, newcomer Flexport is disrupting the freight forwarding and import/export global shipping logistics arena with data and analytics.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/22/2019
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Have a Failing Big Data Project? Try a Dose of AI
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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A growing number of AI experts are turning their attention to big data. Will that be enough to save doomed projects?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/21/2019
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10 RPA Vendors to Watch
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Robotic process automation offers enterprises a way to leapfrog to the benefits of digital transformation. Here are 10 vendors that can help in your efforts.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/20/2019
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Beat the Odds: How to Conquer Common AI Challenges
Jen Underwood, Impact Analytix
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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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How Younger Employees Communicate in the Enterprise
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
Millennial and Zennials are well established in the workplace. So, are their communication preferences different from those of Baby Boomers and GenX?
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 8/19/2019
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Voice Assistants Bring AI to the Workplace
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
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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Struggling with IoT? Here Are 3 Steps to Get You Moving
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The biggest hurdle in implementing the Internet of Things is coming up with a plan and getting stakeholders aligned on a strategy that yields a desired ROI.
By Rohit Goyal, Principal Product Marketing Manager, Nutanix , 8/14/2019
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Should You Send Your Security Staff to a Hacker Conference?
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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IT managers once and for all should recognize that hacker conferences can be highly educational and beneficial from a corporate IT perspective.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 8/13/2019
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Enterprise Guide to Digital Transformation
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Donít 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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More Focus on Security as Payment Technologies Proliferate
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Banks and merchants are expanding their payment offerings but continue to be wary of the potential fraud risk.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 8/12/2019
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Enterprises Put More Data Infrastructure in the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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More enterprises are putting their data operations in the cloud, a trend that will continue as AI, machine learning, and other analytics efforts accelerate.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/12/2019
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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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HPE Emerges to Rescue MapR Customers
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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HPE will expand its data and analytics portfolio through its acquisition of embattled Hadoop pioneer MapR.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/8/2019
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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 donít 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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Brewing Up Data Infrastructure to Support Tech Diversity
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Having grown by many acquisitions to be perhaps the largest beer company in the world, Anheuser Busch InBev is working to create a unified view of all its data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/5/2019
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Four Technology-Driven Hiring Trends
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Itís been a challenging year for businesses seeking to hire CIOs and technical experts in fields as diverse as machine learning and mobile network technology.
By Dean Madison, President, TD Madison & Associates , 8/5/2019
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Lineage Metadata: The Fuel for Data Governance
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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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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Does NoOps Signal the End for Infrastructure Employees?
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Will AI and automation eliminate the need for the people who now keep IT infrastructures in operation? Not if those people take charge of their own futures.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 7/31/2019
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