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Machine Learning Targets the Opioid Crisis
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital recognized that the same kind of machine learning concepts used for cybersecurity could be used to fight the opioid crisis.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/22/2019
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What Might Be Missing from Your Open Source Evaluation
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Commentary
When implementing open source software, look beyond the license terms to understand who is driving change on the software.
By Ben Slater, CPO, Instaclustr , 2/19/2019
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2019: The Year IT Makes a Comeback
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It's time for IT leaders to recognize that the IT group is crucial to their companies' future growth and success, and to let the business know that IT is there to help.
By David Politis, CEO and Founder, BetterCloud , 2/18/2019
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Are Your Metrics Real?
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
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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Protecting Us from AIís Dark Side
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Commentary
The promise of AI is real, but the potential dangers are also just as real. In the end countermeasures will alleviate the dangers.
By Jim Carnes, Chief Security Architect, Ciena , 2/12/2019
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The Problem with AI Facial Recognition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
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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Now It's Time for the Hybrid IT Worker
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
In an era when the glasshouse is gone it's time for a new work structure, with IT staff being stationed closer to the business users they support.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 2/7/2019
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Prepping the Enterprise for the AI Apocalypse
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Forget the little pilot project. Enterprises that want to survive the disruptions ahead need to get their tech ready today or expect to be gone in two years.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/6/2019
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Donít Collect Biometric Data Without Providing Notice
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
An Illinois court ruling underscores the importance of providing notice of biometric data collection and use. Violate the law and your company could be sued.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/1/2019
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CIO, IT Roles Poised for a Revolution
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CIOs and IT organizations will take a more central role in all of business in a few years. Here's what you can expect.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/30/2019
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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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Training AI to Save Lives
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
If some forms of artificial intelligence may put lives at risk, what are some of the options for safer deployment of the technology.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 1/24/2019
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What Happens When You Add Security to DevOps? DevSecOps
Bill Kleyman, Writer/Blogger/Speaker
Commentary
Implementing DevSecOps means taking your existing DevOps initiative to the next level, and getting security teams involved at the start of the Dev process.
By Bill Kleyman Writer/Blogger/Speaker, 1/23/2019
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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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Where Are Privacy Boundaries in an Age of Government Interception?
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Commentary
A new encryption-focused law in Australia highlights the need for all parties to come together to identify a solution that protects privacy, e-commerce, and people and institutions.
By Marc Rogers, Executive Director of Cybersecurity, Okta , 1/17/2019
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A Delicate Balancing Act: Business Needs vs IT Priorities
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Commentary
IT can't be the "bureau of NO" but has to be a partner with the business units.
By Scott Moody, VP, IT Carousel Industries , 1/15/2019
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DevOps: Big Effort, Big Benefits
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Authors of the book Driving IT Innovation advise companies to act now, and not to stand by and wait for DevOps to be a fully mature IT concept.
By Heather Smith, senior research associate, and James McKeen, professor emeritus, Smith School of Business, Queenís University , 1/14/2019
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What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
CES exhibitors continue their tradition of zany tech announcements, almost all of which are cool. However, some of the innovations signal trends IT should consider.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/14/2019
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Expert Predictions on SaaS Use in 2019
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
Analysts and solution provide expect new approaches to how enterprises and users utilize SaaS.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 1/14/2019
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Data Privacy: How to be Worthy of Consumer Trust
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
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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TaylorMade IT Spin-Off Taps Cloud Database
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Commentary
2019: The Year IT Makes a Comeback
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  2/18/2019
Commentary
Myth or Matter: Is There a DevOps Talent Shortage?
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  2/14/2019
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