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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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CIOs: Time to Reinvent Your Supply Chains
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Beat the large e-commerce giants at their own game: Create end-to-end supply chain prediction and orchestration supported through four enabling technologies.
By Raj Kumar, Principal, and Jeff Boudreau, Managing Director -- EY Americas , 8/16/2019
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IT Careers: How to Get a Job in DevOps
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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Here are seven steps you can take if you want to transition into a DevOps career.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 8/14/2019
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Struggling with IoT? Here Are 3 Steps to Get You Moving
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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
Commentary
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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Enterprises Put More Data Infrastructure in the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
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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Is SD-WAN a Better Bet for Unified Communications?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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As momentum continues to build for managed services with SD-WAN, providers try to make the case to migrate communications to these networks.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/9/2019
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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
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New privacy rules are coming. Is your organization ready?
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/6/2019
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How Can Enterprise CIOs Find their Next Revenue Driver?
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The key is the B2B ecosystem: Follow the money flow to discover revenue-generating opportunities that might have been previously overlooked.
By Frank Kenney, Director of Market Strategy, Cleo , 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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Planning the Right Sample Size for Data Analysis
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
Sample size affects the statistical results for correlations, regressions, and other models. See how to compare data to ensure an apples-to-apples comparison.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 8/2/2019
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CIOs and IT Teams Taking Greater Role in M&A Integration
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Itís wise to start thinking about what an effective IT integration strategy looks like well before the ink dries on the deal.
By Mike Walton, CEO and Founder, Opsview , 8/2/2019
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Lineage Metadata: The Fuel for Data Governance
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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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Atlassian CIO's Lessons for Better M&As and Divestitures
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Is there anything more headache inducing than the idea of IT efforts needed for a merger or acquisition? Here's a look at one CIO's journey and lessons learned.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/30/2019
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Dos and Don'ts: Robotic Process Automation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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RPA is the fastest growing category of software today, driven by enterprise digital transformation efforts. Here's how to make the most of it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/29/2019
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