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Making Predictive Analytics Work in an Uncertain World
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Rapid, sometimes dramatic change has become "the new normal," but what we know now can help us improve predictive model accuracy.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/10/2020
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How Synthetic Data Accelerates Coronavirus Research
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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When your research could save COVID-19 patients, you don't want to wait around for institutional approval to use patient data in research. Here's an alternative.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/7/2020
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The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms
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Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business?
By Michael Zeller, Head of AI Strategy & Solutions, Temasek , 7/31/2020
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Data in the Age of COVID
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This crisis is teaching us a ton about the dissemination and use of data. But we must remember to use it in a way that maintains the quality of data and protects privacy rights.
By Tim Molino, Technology Consultant, Peck Madigan Jones , 7/27/2020
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4 Ways to Excel as a Female Data Scientist
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Glassdoor has ranked data science as one of the top 10 best jobs in the US every year since 2015. Here’s how you can stand out in this field.
By Alicia Frame, Lead Product Manager and Data Scientist, Neo4j , 7/24/2020
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What the IBM-Adobe Collaboration Means for Transformation
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Adobe Experience Manager running on Red Hat OpenShift and other IBM resources intended to help regulated enterprises meet security demands.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/23/2020
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Navigate Turbulence with the Resilience of Responsible AI
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Extraordinary economic conditions require brand-new analytic models, right? Not if existing predictive models are built with responsible AI. Here’s how to tell.
By Scott Zoldi, Chief Analytics Officer, FICO , 7/22/2020
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How Data-Driven Investments Paid Off in Pandemic
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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When restaurants shut down, they set off a chain reaction all the way up the supply chain. Here's how one regional gourmet food distributor was able to pivot quickly.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/15/2020
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How to Detect Fakes During Global Unrest Using AI and Blockchain
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Until the next technical evolution, current blockchain and AI/ML applications will continue to raise the trustworthiness bar in our zero-trust world.
By Avivah Litan, VP, Distinguished Analyst, Gartner Inc. , 7/13/2020
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The Best Way to Get Started with Data Analytics
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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As data analytics matures, it's attracting a wider range of adopters. Here's how your organization can tap into this essential business technology.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/8/2020
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IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/30/2020
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How IT Pros Can Lead the Fight for Data Ethics
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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Maintaining ethics means being alert on a continuum for issues. Here’s how IT teams can play a pivotal role in protecting data ethics.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 6/26/2020
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Why a Master Data Strategy Is Key to Digital Transformation
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Find out why deploying an effective master data strategy across an enterprise is an important foundation to building a successful digital transformation journey.
By Rob Roberts, Director, Opportune LLP , 6/25/2020
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Business Intelligence before Artificial Intelligence
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BI is the transformation of data from services, including software and assets, into accessible insights and reports. But, otherwise, why is BI important?
By Sumit De, Head of Consultancy, TOPdesk UK , 6/22/2020
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The Rise of TensorFlow
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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The high interest in the developer community to explore TensorFlow capabilities holds even higher potential to yield valuable insights in quantum computing research and applications.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 6/19/2020
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Impede the Motion of Data and You Impede Innovation
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Why that is, and what to do about it.
By Ravi Naik, Senior Vice President and CIO, Seagate Technology , 6/17/2020
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Tech Giants Back Off Selling Facial Recognition AI to Police
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Amazon, IBM, and Microsoft have all taken steps to stop making their facial recognition AI software available to the police. Now it's time for lawmakers to set some rules.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/15/2020
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5 Tips for Understanding and Maximizing Data
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To harness the power of data analytics, companies need to create a culture in which all employees understand how to use data to advance business outcomes.
By Mike Richter and David Lindblom, Senior Analytics Consultants, Charter Solutions , 6/12/2020
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Overcome Privacy Shaming During and After Pandemic
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COVID-19 is reshaping the privacy landscape and calibrating priorities, but how long will it last?
By Lydia Clougherty Jones, Research Director, Gartner Inc. , 6/9/2020
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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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