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What AT&T's Deals with IBM and Microsoft Mean for the Cloud
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
New partnerships set up a three-way dance that might be telling about the way the cloud market could evolve and who will remain relevant.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/19/2019
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Technology Innovations: Letís Be Responsible
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As technology evolves, CIOs and IT leaders must also change the way they communicate about it in our digital-first world.
By Shivani Govil, EVP Emerging Tech and Ecosystem, Sage , 7/19/2019
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Why Affective Computing Systems Need Synthetic Emotion
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They arenít necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/18/2019
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Whatís Holding Back Edge Computing for Enterprises?
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The combination of technology readiness and business appetite puts us a little closer to wide-scale availability of a new breed of IT infrastructure.
By Kelly Herrell, CEO, Hazelcast , 7/17/2019
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AWS Summit Focuses on Smoother Integrations
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Amazon touts ease of using custom code on its platform and the acceleration of the speed of execution in the development cycle.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/16/2019
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Customer-Led Automation Changes the Service Game
Crystal Bedell, Technology Writer
Commentary
Customer self-service is ready to take the next step toward customer-led service, where enterprises are supporting requests from bots as often as from people.
By Crystal Bedell Technology Writer, 7/16/2019
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The Dangers of Demonizing AI
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
Commentary
As more individuals, governments and companies see artificial intelligence as evil, it becomes clear that we need metrics to ensure that AI is a good citizen.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 7/15/2019
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Continuous Learning the Key to IT Skills Gap
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CIOs and IT leaders struggle to fill IT positions with staff who hold the right skills. But the answer is right under their noses: Educate existing teams.
By Alex Adamopoulos, CEO, Emergn , 7/15/2019
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How to Prep Your Career for the AI Job Apocalypse
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Will your job end up being automated or eaten by an AI or robot? Here's a deeper look at careers that will continue to be in high demand in the decade ahead.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/12/2019
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Creating a Culture of Global Innovation
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The breakneck speed of technology innovation means that success requires embracing disruption/change and empowering people to be creative in its application.
By Pathmal Gunawardana, Head of Americas, Tata Communications , 7/12/2019
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IBM Builds AI Ladder with Partnerships
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM is creating a richer technology stack to help customers ascend the ĎAI Ladder,' gaining the foundation for an artificial intelligence practice.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/11/2019
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Human Capital Management Technology May Be 'Demo Candy'
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
AI is being embedded in human capital management applications, but there are many reasons they're not necessarily ripe for prime time, according to Gartner.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/11/2019
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What Does ĎSave to Transformí Mean for CIOs?
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Many companies are now pursuing the seemingly conflicting goals of cost reduction, growth, and digital transformation. This has huge implications for CIOs.
By Omar Aguilar, Global Leader, Deloitte Consulting LLP , 7/10/2019
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Chief Data Officers: Biggest Mistakes, Best Practices
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
CDOs are everywhere today, but are they really doing an effective job? Here's how you and your organization can make the most of data and analytics investments.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/9/2019
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IBM Garage Talks Accelerating Digital Transformation
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
ADP, Delos, and the City of New York share their experiences working with design thinking teams from IBM.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/8/2019
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A Robot That Can Throw Bananas? Why CIOs Should Take Notice
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Scientists are now developing models that allow robots to learn from experience. Pay attention, because deep learning is poised to drive significant advances.
By Tom Canning, VP of IoT, Canonical , 7/8/2019
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Database Deployments Moving to the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Of the top five database vendors by revenue, four are also cloud service providers -- Oracle, Microsoft, AWS, and IBM. The future of DBMS is in the cloud.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/5/2019
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How to Get Hands-On with Machine Learning
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
If you really want to understand the capabilities and limitations of machine learning, you have to get hands-on. Here's a short list of options for beginners.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 7/3/2019
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Donít Mind the IT Skills Gap: Hire for What Canít Be Taught
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Once talent is in the door, itís up to organizations and IT leaders to cultivate their professional growth, including specific IT skills and domain knowledge.
By Gianni Giacomelli, Chief Innovation Leader, Genpact , 7/3/2019
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TCS Taps Cornell Tech for Digital Transformation Ideation
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Unveiling of the new TCS Pace Port at the Tata Innovation Center reveals plan to work with academics and startups to find new hires and help industries evolve.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 7/2/2019
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