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GDPR One Year Later: Was the Hype Worth It?
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Only time will tell with how GDPR and regulators can keep up with the influx of breaches and violations, but that doesn’t mean GDPR is something to brush aside.
By Tim Reilly, COO of Zettaset , 6/19/2019
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The Impact of Convergence on IT Strategies
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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According to industry hype, the latest emerging technology will change everything. No technology is an island, however, which is where things get interesting.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/18/2019
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Overwhelmed by DevOps Tool Proliferation?
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Hire a research engineer, who can can help maximize the adoption of useful applications, minimize risk and complexity, and avoid time sinks.
By Aleksey Vorona, Research Engineer, xMatters , 6/18/2019
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How to Convince Wary Customers to Share Personal Information
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Burned by past abuses, consumers are guarding their data with an iron fist. You can win back their confidence and gain the insights that provide targeted services.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 6/17/2019
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What’s Driving the Tech Sector’s Extreme Turnover Rate?
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The answer is multifaceted, but two of the biggest reasons for employee turnover in tech are lack of scope for career development and flat salaries.
By Zoe Morris, President, Nelson Frank , 6/14/2019
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Waiting for the AI Revolution? Don’t.
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There’s no one-size-fits-all solution to becoming AI-ready, but the building blocks for maximizing its value over the long term are already available.
By Dejan Deklich, Chief Product Officer, 8x8 , 6/13/2019
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NLP, Machine Learning: Killer Combo for Unstructured Data
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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To apply AI to customer service interactions, you need both machine learning and natural language processing, which is why demand for NLP skills are on the rise in the job market.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/12/2019
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The Future of B2B E-Commerce
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IT leaders can close the digital gap by taking product, customer, inventory, invoice and other information and make it a more modern user experience.
By Steve Shaffer, CEO, Insite Software , 6/12/2019
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How to Hire Reliable Remote Tech Talent
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
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If your company is considering hiring remote IT workers, these five tips may help guide you to success.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 6/12/2019
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The Art and Science of Robot Wrangling in the AI Era
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Technology and cultural readiness are needed for organizations to master artificial intelligence and robotic process automation in the workplace.
By Ryan Hollenbeck, Senior Vice President, Verint , 6/11/2019
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Four Things Modern CIOs Need to Know
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Chief information officers stand at the forefront of how companies make and adapt to technological change. Here are four takeaways from the MIT CIO Symposium that they should keep in mind.
By Barbara Darrow, Senior Director of Communications, Oracle , 6/10/2019
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Will AI and Machine Learning Break Cloud Architectures?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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AI and machine learning are powered by lots of data, so much so that one futurist thinks today's cloud architectures aren't enough.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/10/2019
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Kubernetes Advantage: Considerations for a Multi-Cloud World
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As more IT leaders deploy Kubernetes into mainstream production environments, the ecosystem around Kubernetes will grow and drive innovation.
By Kip Compton, Senior Vice President, Cisco’s Cloud Platforms and Solutions group , 6/10/2019
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Analytics Without Behavior Change Is Just Expensive Artwork
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IT leaders should keep in mind that a good data analytics design starts with understanding how data is being used within their enterprise organizations.
By Matthew Halliday, Co-Founder, VP of Products, Incorta , 6/7/2019
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Data Is the Lifeblood of Sales Intelligence Programs
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Turn sales professionals into their own data masters. Help them organize disparate data, which can lead to intelligence and actionable insights.
By Dave Egloff, Senior Director, Gartner , 6/7/2019
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Humans' Fascination with Artificial General Intelligence
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Is transhumanism our destiny? One thing that everyone seems to agree on is the inherent risk to humanity when (or if) it happens. And that we should be scared.
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 6/6/2019
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IoT and Predictive Analytics: What We’re Driving Toward
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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Learn how research of predictive analytics can impact models used in the transportation sector.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 6/5/2019
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Taking First Steps Toward the Intelligent Workplace
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CIOs must focus on smarter workplace experiences with technologies such as artificial intelligence and digital assistants -- or risk being left behind.
By David Maffei, President and Chief Revenue Officer, Akumina , 6/5/2019
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IBM Db2 Joins the AI Age
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IBM's anchor database technology's new infusion of AI support comes years after the company's Watson AI famously beat Jeopardy champion Ken Jennings.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/4/2019
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Data Science: A Guide to Careers and Team Building
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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A collection of information to help IT professionals learn how to make a career out of data science or how to build a team of data scientists.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 6/4/2019
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9 Steps Toward Ethical AI
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  5/15/2019
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How to Convince Wary Customers to Share Personal Information
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author,  6/17/2019
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The Art and Science of Robot Wrangling in the AI Era
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