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ServiceNow Targets AI Business Value with Acquisition
News  |  12/3/2020
Element AI is ServiceNow's 4th artificial intelligence acquisition of 2020.
5 Chatbot Use Cases to Steal
Slideshows  |  11/30/2020
Chatbots are the top use case of AI in the enterprise. If you are looking for a chatbot use case, here are five to consider.
Establish AI Governance, Not Best Intentions, to Keep Companies Honest
Commentary  |  11/30/2020
AI governance is a board-level responsibility to mitigate pressures from regulators and advocacy groups.
Rethinking the IT Organization in a Post-COVID World
Commentary  |  11/25/2020
Pursuing initiatives across organization redesign, operational cost reduction, and process automation is a must to ensure success in the new business paradigm.
How Enterprises Prioritized AI in 2020
News  |  11/24/2020
Last year at this time, IT leaders were creating budgets and plans for AI initiatives. Here's how a pandemic impacted them.
What Comes Next for the COVID-19 Computing Consortium
News  |  11/24/2020
Supercomputing and academic resources to accelerate research into the virus shift gears as vaccines to fight the pandemic might be nearing production.
How to Approach Your Mission-Critical Big Data Strategy
Commentary  |  11/17/2020
Across industries, big data has joined traditional, structured data as a mission-critical element. Here's some advice for CIOs and big data leaders on how to get started.
Top 10 Data and Analytics Trends for 2021
News  |  11/13/2020
How has the COVID-19 pandemic impacted the world of data and analytics in the enterprise? Here are the trends for 2021.
What Rubber Bands Can Tell Us About Enterprise AI
Commentary  |  11/13/2020
If we pay close attention to how AI is falling short and leaving humans with extra work, we can see exactly where the future lies (and how to get there).
IT Employment Trending Up; Data, Cybersecurity Skills in Demand
News  |  11/11/2020
There's a light at the end of the tunnel for IT pros who have been keeping a close eye on the job market. Plus, here are the skills that employers want in 2021.
Is Augmented Analytics Making the Difference It Advertises?
Commentary  |  11/11/2020
Vendors are continuously adding new capabilities to their products, but there are some fundamental things that enterprises need to get right before they see the benefits.
The Ever-Expanding List of C-Level Technology Positions
Slideshows  |  11/10/2020
IT professionals are gaining more opportunities to move up the corporate ladder. Here are 10 C-level IT titles that we know of right now, along with salary averages for those roles.
What You Need to Know About Machine Learning Pipelines
Commentary  |  11/6/2020
As CI/CD flourishes to aid ML development, IT professionals have several options to learn about pipelines and maintaining data model reliability. Here's an overview.
How to Negotiate with Software Providers for the Best 2021 Deals
News  |  11/3/2020
Negotiating with big software vendors can be tricky. Here are some best practice tactics to help you get the best deal.
IT Pivots: Survival Lessons From a Turbulent Year
Commentary  |  11/3/2020
2020 disrupted most companies' plans, but some were better positioned to weather the pandemic's impact than others.
How to Manage the Data Deluge
Commentary  |  10/30/2020
Data is more like water, not oil -- too much of it can waterlog a business. How can an organization gain control of the volume? Here's a five-step process that can help.
4 Critical Questions to Ask Before Starting an AI Project
Commentary  |  10/30/2020
More businesses are taking on AI projects, but many still aren't finding success. Here's what you need to know before taking on your first artificial intelligence project.
CIOs Brace for 2021: A Bumpy Ride With Lots of Opportunity
News  |  10/28/2020
How can CIOs help their organizations compete in 2021? Here's a look at the challenges ahead and the traits you need to succeed during what will be a bumpy year that is filled with opportunity.
Augmented Analytics Evolves to Make AI, BI Easier in 2021
News  |  10/27/2020
Augmented analytics has helped enterprises accelerate BI, analytics, and AI programs. Here's how it will advance for 2021.
Should AI Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy?
Commentary  |  10/26/2020
Digital transformation strategies are common, but many enterprises lack an AI strategy. Where does it fit? Not everyone agrees.
The Upside to Deepfake Technology
Commentary  |  10/23/2020
Deepfake technology has received its fair share of scorn, but as remote collaboration vendors incorporate more AI features into their offerings, the "deepfake" stigma will wane.
To Operationalize AI, Invest in Humans
Commentary  |  10/19/2020
Enterprise organizations are showing strong interest in artificial intelligence, but many are struggling to move beyond experimentation.
Scale Your Machine Learning with MLOps
News  |  10/16/2020
When it is time for your machine learning pilot programs to graduate and take on the real world, you need to start looking at MLOps.
Data in Motion Drives Enterprise Change
Commentary  |  10/16/2020
Data in motion involves several different situations that might require different architectures, applications and management techniques. Here's what you need to know.
How to Create a Successful AI Program
News  |  10/14/2020
Artificial intelligence can be promising and valuable, but you need to focus on a few best practices to get your program moving in the right direction.
Data Analytics Without a Plan is Like Panning for Gold
Commentary  |  10/14/2020
Without a strategy in place to analyze and act upon your data, you'll get bogged down, sifting for worthy nuggets.
How IT Leaders Can Apply Facial Recognition Tech Responsibly
Commentary  |  10/13/2020
The best way forward is to treat facial recognition data from the perspective of the rights of the people portrayed.
Northwestern Mutual CIO: Riding Out the Pandemic
News  |  10/7/2020
As the head of technology at a mutual company, Northwestern Mutual's CIO said his IT organization was largely insulated from the roller coaster budget changes and cash conservation brought by COVID-19
How to Survive a Crisis with AI-Driven Operations
Commentary  |  10/7/2020
Here's how IT and business leaders can strategically embrace artificial intelligence to build a foundation of resilience.
Digital Transformation Strategies Are Failing. Here's Why.
Commentary  |  10/6/2020
Every company's digital transformation plans got sidetracked by COVID-19, but there are additional reasons why their strategies are not full steam ahead.
Future of Analytics: How to Decide Which Avenue to Take
Commentary  |  10/5/2020
Maximize the value of data analytics in your business strategy by first identifying current problems and potential solutions. Here's some advice to get you on track.
Limits of AI to Stop Disinformation During Election Season
Commentary  |  10/1/2020
Bringing an AI-driven tool into the battle between opposing worldviews may never move the needle of public opinion, no matter how many facts on which you've trained its algorithms.
Microsoft Exec: How Enterprises are Democratizing Data
News  |  9/29/2020
During her Interop Digital keynote, Microsoft's Alysa Taylor will discuss how technology has been a catalyst for accelerated value and change in 2020.
IT 2020 Emphasizes Speed, More Change Afoot for 2021
News  |  9/28/2020
ServiceNow CIO Chris Bedi said this COVID-19 pandemic year has meant urgency and the need for speed for IT organizations. But what's coming in the year ahead?
Align Your Data Architecture with the Strategic Plan
Commentary  |  9/22/2020
Here's how IT professionals can help top management understand the value of data and how to use it to the company's advantage.
Why IT Departments Need to Consider Deepfakes
Commentary  |  9/21/2020
It's hard to tell what's real and what isn't. If one of your executives or your company is the victim of deepfakes, what's IT going to do about it?
Pandemic Accelerates Machine Learning
Commentary  |  9/21/2020
COVID-19 has had profound effects on the global economy. While some industries took a hard hit, others found new opportunities -- such as machine learning.
SF Giants Line Up AI to Manage Media Assets
News  |  9/18/2020
The San Francisco Giants have digitized decades of media assets and are using artificial intelligence to manage and access what they need from the massive library.
Rise of the Data Disruption Economy in the Wake of COVID-19
Commentary  |  9/17/2020
Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
3 Hurdles to Overcome for AI and Machine Learning
Commentary  |  9/17/2020
Artificial intelligence and machine learning have distinct limitations. Businesses looking to implement AI need to understand where these boundaries are drawn.
MassMutual Explores Health Data from Wearables
News  |  9/16/2020
Life insurance giant MassMutual is exploring the use of health data from wearables to further refine its data science-created underwriting models.
Optimize Your Corporate Security and Resilience Programs
Commentary  |  9/11/2020
CIOs and IT leaders should broaden their thinking around data and data analytics and empower their organizations to implement effective security and resilience programs.
The State of Chatbots: Pandemic Edition
News  |  9/10/2020
Chatbots are currently the biggest use case for AI. Now the COVID-19 pandemic has made them even more compelling given their use in automation and their high level of ROI.
Data Science: How the Pandemic Has Affected 10 Popular Jobs
Slideshows  |  9/9/2020
Data science jobs aren't as plentiful as they used to be. Here's a snapshot of where average salaries and postings stand today.
AI Accountability: Proceed at Your Own Risk
Commentary  |  9/8/2020
A new report suggests that to improve AI accountability, enterprises should tackle third-party risk head-on.
What Emoji Use at Work Can Tell Us About Team Dynamics
Commentary  |  9/7/2020
A new big data research project found that emoji use at work varies significantly based on the user's role, company and conversational situation.
Painful Lessons of the Pandemic Can Lead to Future Strengths
Commentary  |  9/4/2020
Here are some key considerations for IT leaders and teams as they seek investment and buy-in to implement solutions that will support their organizations now and in the future.
How Analytics Helped Accenture's Pandemic Plans
News  |  9/1/2020
Accenture's investments in cloud, platforms, and analytics and AI proved essential in the company's quick moves to stay on top of pandemic-driven change.
Throw Out That 3-Year Business Plan
Commentary  |  8/31/2020
Here's why real-time forecasting rules in 2020 (and how retraining your machine learning models can help with that).
5 Critical IT Roles for Rapid Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  8/28/2020
As some organizations look to transform faster than anticipated, putting critical tech roles in place will be the key to a smooth, successful journey.
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