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Advantage ROI: Optimize AI Programs for Short-Term Gains
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With many budgets constrained, now is the time to focus on artificial intelligence projects that will deliver the most payback over the next six months.
By Jerry Kurtz, EVP, Capgemini North America , 5/29/2020
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CIOs Need AI Platforms, Not Just Tools
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Open source tools are crucial to machine learning development, but if you want to manage those models in the enterprise, you need a platform.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/21/2020
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IT Leadership in Education: Getting Online School Right
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Even before so many schools across the country pivoted to online learning in the wake of the COVID-19 coronavirus crisis, some schools had already pioneered how to do it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/20/2020
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Automating and Educating Business Processes with RPA, AI and ML
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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How are these technologies connected, what are the implementation challenges, and how are companies using them?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 5/18/2020
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Your Roadmap to AI and ML Deployments
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Don’t adopt artificial intelligence and machine learning without having a real business problem to solve. Here are some ways to help build the right use cases.
By Sara Beck, Machine Learning Solution Principal, Slalom , 5/18/2020
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Suddenly Remote: What the Open Source Community Can Teach Us
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Many individuals prefer to collaborate in person. But as a community that has operated remotely since its inception, the open source world can teach us a thing or two to ease the transition.
By Tim Mackey, Principal Security Strategy, Synopsys Cybersecurity Research Centre , 5/15/2020
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Has AI Failed the Pandemic Test?
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In the first real test of AI in a crisis, the results are mixed. While many individual applications are helping, the tech remains immature and unable to address complex public policy issues.
By Gary Grossman, SVP, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Excellence. , 5/12/2020
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Why Everyone's Data and Analytics Strategy Just Blew Up
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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The COVID-19 pandemic is impacting data and analytics strategies in profound ways. Experts explain what your company should be doing right now.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/4/2020
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Using Analytics to Improve IT Operations and Services
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Analytics has already enhanced an array of business functions. Now it's IT's turn to benefit from analytics-driven insights.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/30/2020
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Top 10 Programming Languages in Demand Right Now
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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These are the programming languages most likely to be used in enterprise IT and most likely to help you get a job.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 4/28/2020
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One Size Doesn’t Fit All for AI Regulation
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The sheer scope of AI’s impact on society does require some regulation. It will be essential to ensure that AI regulation is fair and ethical while not impeding innovation.
By George Mathew, CEO, Kespry , 4/27/2020
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Virtual Assistants Are Coming Into Their Own
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By helping get customers the info they need fast, and freeing up human workers, virtual assistants are now an essential member of any frontline response team.
By Dawn Anderson, Accenture’s Global Customer, Sales & Service Lead, and Athina Kanioura, Accenture’s Chief Analytics Officer , 4/24/2020
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Multi-Vendor Infrastructures Are Easier Than Ever to Manage
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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Now might be the right time to expand your horizons and take a second look at a best-of-breed technology adoption approach.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 4/23/2020
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Is Quantum Computing Ready for Prime Time?
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Progress is steady, but the technology hasn’t matured enough for most enterprises to truly benefit. Here’s what needs to happen.
By Andy LaMora, Global Director, Topcoder , 4/20/2020
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Advancing AI with Neuromorphic Computing Platforms
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
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Within the universe of AI-optimized chip architectures, what sets neuromorphic approaches apart is their ability to use intricately connected hardware circuits.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 4/17/2020
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3 Steps for Deploying Robotic Process Automation
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RPA helps drive productivity and secure competitive advantages by maximizing resources already on hand. Here’s how to effectively deploy it in your business.
By Jeff Machols, VP, Continuous Improvement, Voya Financial , 4/17/2020
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7 Ways to Improve Software Maintenance
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Here are some approaches and steps organizations can take to perform software maintenance while creating as much time as possible for new software development.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 4/16/2020
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Unlocking Business Potential with Digital Data Optimization
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Information is power. With data playing an increasingly important role in achieving enterprise success, IT leaders must learn how to squeeze the maximum value out of collected data.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 4/15/2020
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We Will Need All the Automation We Can Get
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Enterprise automation is not a cause for alarm but a societal imperative. Here’s why.
By David Moschella, Research Fellow, Leading Edge Forum , 4/9/2020
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7 Tips to Help Attract and Retain Data Science Talent
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As firms across all industries seek to turn data, the greatest asset of the digital age, to their advantage, attracting and retaining the right talent is essential.
By Adam Lieberman, Data Science Lead, Finastra , 4/8/2020
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