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Firms Improve Threat Detection but Face Increasingly Disruptive Attacks
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
In addition, more third parties are discovering the attacks rather than the companies themselves.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 2/20/2020
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How to Sharpen the Blurriness in Edge Computing
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
IT and end users need to collaborate and agree on policies and procedures for edge security, software updates, asset management and technology deployment.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 2/20/2020
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10 Analytics and AI Startups You Should Know About
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
These young companies are examples of how startups are helping enterprises harness the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 2/19/2020
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Harnessing Big Data: Can Our Laws and Policies Keep Up?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Public policies and commercial norms could constrain our ability to realize the full potential of big data.
By Tim Molino, Technology Consultant, Peck Madigan Jones , 2/19/2020
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Who Should Own RPA?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Enterprises are running into challenges with robotic process automation because lines of business or IT are missing the bigger picture. Thinking strategically and cross-functionally helps.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/18/2020
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The Key Attributes to Look for in a DevOps Trainer
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Wannabe DevOps trainers are dime a dozen, but truly skilled coaches are worth their weight in gold.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 2/17/2020
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6 Keys to Digital Transformation Success
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Nearly every enterprise is undergoing a digital transformation. Some are more successful than others. Here are 6 factors shared by the successful ones.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/14/2020
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The End of Agile? Not a Chance.
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Enterprise organizations need to understand the full evolution of Agile to reap its benefits. Here’s some advice on best ways to implement Agile practices today.
By Scott Ambler, VP, Chief Scientist, Project Management Institute , 2/12/2020
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SAP Gives Enterprise IT Customers an Extension
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
ERP giant SAP wants all its customers to migrate to its new platform S/4HANA, but it's a time consuming and expensive process. So the company is extending maintenance on its earlier platform.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/10/2020
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Recognize Behavioral Tracking’s Opportunities and Pitfalls
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Understanding the details of customer behavior can increase sales and marketing ROI, but misusing that data can be expensive and unnecessary.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/10/2020
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ITSM Platforms Gain Artificial Intelligence
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
AI will become an integral part of IT service management and related tools. Here's a look at what ServiceNow is doing to incorporate artificial intelligence.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/7/2020
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Why IBM Choosing Arvind Krishna Over Jim Whitehurst Was Wise
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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It was widely expected that Red Hat's Jim Whitehurst would be Ginni Rometty's successor. Instead, the job is going to Arvind Krishna -- and that's probably a good thing. – ITPro Today
By Christine Hall, ITPro Today , 2/6/2020
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Engineering Tiny Machine Learning for the Edge
James Kobielus, Research Director, Futurum
Commentary
As developers face the challenge of making complex AI and machine learning applications work on edge-computing devices, options to support Tiny ML are emerging.
By James Kobielus Research Director, Futurum, 2/6/2020
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How to Know When a Cloud Computing Trend Has Come to Its End
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Even the best cloud computing trend must end: Why PaaS, serverless, OpenStack and multicloud have already seen their best days. -- ITPro Today
By Christopher Tozzi, ITPro Today , 2/5/2020
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Vertical AI is the New Black
Romi Mahajan, Author and Tech Investor
Commentary
The reality of AI adoption is out of sync with the hype that AI has generated. However, where artificial intelligence is prepared to prove itself is in vertical market applications.
By Romi Mahajan Author and Tech Investor, 2/5/2020
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New Decade, New You: The Evolution of the CIO
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Differentiate your enterprise by going more in-depth with cloud, leveraging data and analytics, embedding AI, and putting security at the center of the business.
By Jason Warnke, Managing Director, Accenture , 2/5/2020
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What Becomes of CFOs During Digital Transformation?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
As some executive roles disappear, CFOs must evolve to survive in the new tech landscape at organizations.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/4/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Job Skills in High Demand This Year
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
If you're looking to add skills to your resume, experience with these technologies might help you land a new job or promotion.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 2/3/2020
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Top Applications Businesses are Using
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
A cloud data warehouse company came in first as the fastest growing application in a new report of the most popular business applications from Okta.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/3/2020
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Elevating the Human Enterprise with a Machine-First Mindset
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
The purpose of adopting a machine-first approach is to bring together diverse technologies including automation, AI and analytics in a holistic way.
By PR Krishnan, EVP, Tata Consultancy Services , 2/3/2020
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