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2019: The Year IT Makes a Comeback
Commentary  |  2/18/2019
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.
11 Digital Transformation Hacks That Get Results
Commentary  |  2/18/2019
Organizations tend to get different results with digital transformation. To realize business value, first realize that transformation isn't just about tech.
IBM Takes Watson AI to AWS, Google, Azure
News  |  2/15/2019
IBM is leveraging Kubernetes to enable its Watson AI to run on public clouds AWS, Google, and Microsoft Azure. The move signals a shift in strategy for IBM.
TaylorMade IT Spin-Off Taps Cloud Database
News  |  2/15/2019
When TaylorMade Golf spun off from Adidas, it had to separate all its operations, including IT, and used the opportunity to try the Oracle Autonomous Database.
Are Your Metrics Real?
Commentary  |  2/14/2019
The Internet is not fake, but protecting the value derived from online activity must account for social engineering. Here's why.
The New Workforce: 3 Tactics to Secure your Digital Future
Commentary  |  2/13/2019
Both individual employees and their employers need to take action to prepare for a future where people increasingly work alongside machines.
Trump White House Launches AI Initiative
News  |  2/12/2019
Artificial intelligence is the brains behind self-driving cars, cancer research, and more. Now the White House has created an initiative to foster this technology.
Prepare for Fourth Industrial Revolution Tech
News  |  2/12/2019
The Fourth Industrial Revolution has arrived with the emergence of new technologies. Is your company ready to join in?
Protecting Us from AIís Dark Side
Commentary  |  2/12/2019
The promise of AI is real, but the potential dangers are also just as real. In the end countermeasures will alleviate the dangers.
The Problem with AI Facial Recognition
Commentary  |  2/11/2019
AI facial recognition algorithms are far from perfect. Here's what you should know if your enterprise is considering deploying this technology.
The Title Machine Learning Engineer Will Start to Disappear
Commentary  |  2/7/2019
We may be at a point in the evolution of machine learning tools where formal education in the field is no longer necessary.
Now It's Time for the Hybrid IT Worker
Commentary  |  2/7/2019
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.
Prepping the Enterprise for the AI Apocalypse
Commentary  |  2/6/2019
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.
AI-Powered Project Management: The Pros and Cons
Commentary  |  2/5/2019
Artificial intelligence holds promise as a way to improve IT project management, but there are some hurdles to overcome.
Enterprises are White Knights in Battle to Avoid AI Winter
Commentary  |  2/4/2019
It is up to enterprise organizations, not just academia, to maintain artificial intelligence's momentum when it comes to innovation and adoption.
Crawford Takes Insurance Data into the Digital Age
News  |  2/4/2019
How a service provider to insurance companies modernized its data infrastructure to create products for the modern age.
Donít Collect Biometric Data Without Providing Notice
News  |  2/1/2019
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.
The Bank CEO of 2020: Disposable or Valuable in an AI Era?
Commentary  |  1/31/2019
Artificial intelligence can accomplish a lot in the banking sector, and the CEO who doesn't embrace AI could be looking at the end of their career.
10 Tech Startups to Watch for 2019
Slideshows  |  1/29/2019
These hot startups are finding innovative ways to use technologies such as AI and IoT to help businesses work better, and in addressing the problems of the world.
When Marketers Run Technology, Where Does IT Fit?
Commentary  |  1/28/2019
Yes, even as CMOs expand their control over marketing technology, there remains a role for IT in the process.
Why Google's GDPR Fine and Appeal are Good for Enterprise IT
Commentary  |  1/28/2019
Google's appeal of its GDPR fine over data privacy and transparency just may illuminate the best way forward for enterprise IT.
Training AI to Save Lives
Commentary  |  1/24/2019
If some forms of artificial intelligence may put lives at risk, what are some of the options for safer deployment of the technology.
AI and the Next Recession
Commentary  |  1/24/2019
The US may be at peak employment now, but there's an uncertain future for jobs.
What Happens When You Add Security to DevOps? DevSecOps
Commentary  |  1/23/2019
Implementing DevSecOps means taking your existing DevOps initiative to the next level, and getting security teams involved at the start of the Dev process.
In an AI World, Drop the Idea that Empathy is Feminine
Commentary  |  1/23/2019
Empathy makes someone a better employee, and we also need to build empathy into our artificial intelligence applications.
What You Need to Know About Augmented Analytics
Commentary  |  1/22/2019
As enterprises travel on a digital transformation path, they need to stay current with analytics, but it's not a linear journey.
Top 5 Considerations When Hiring a Data Scientist
Commentary  |  1/21/2019
AI is a hot term in every industry, but don't be a company that just blindly hires a group of data scientists who end up frustrated and unproductive.
How Retail is Advancing AI, IoT
News  |  1/18/2019
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.
Where Are Privacy Boundaries in an Age of Government Interception?
Commentary  |  1/17/2019
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.
Predictions: 2019 Data Science Jobs Market
News  |  1/16/2019
Take a look at the forces shaping the job market for data scientists and AI experts, according to a leading quantitative executive recruitment specialist.
10 Career Moves You Can Make in 2019
Slideshows  |  1/16/2019
IT unemployment is very low, but that doesn't mean you should let your skills stagnate.
Voice Assistants Coming to the Enterprise
News  |  1/15/2019
Virtual employee assistants and voice interfaces to enterprise applications are relatively rare in enterprises today, but Gartner is predicting big growth in the next few years.
What CES Announcements Mean for Enterprise IT
Commentary  |  1/14/2019
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.
Data Privacy: How to be Worthy of Consumer Trust
Commentary  |  1/11/2019
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.
Envision the Vice President of Workplace Productivity
Commentary  |  1/11/2019
It's time for organizations to consider a new executive role, one that helps to ensure that the right technologies and non-tech initiatives improve productivity.
Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?
Commentary  |  1/10/2019
A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at the pilot stage.
Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments
News  |  1/9/2019
Retailers will invest more heavily in IT technology than other industries do in the coming years. Here's how this industry will leverage technology to take them into the future.
IT Reskilling More Important Than Ever
News  |  1/9/2019
Luckily, more options exist to help both companies and their individual employees get up to speed on new IT skills quickly.
Most CEOs Donít Know Where to Deploy AI Within their Business
Commentary  |  1/8/2019
Think through your customer and supplier relationships, as well as your operational efficiency to identify the best areas for artificial intelligence.
5 Data and AI Trends for 2019
News  |  1/7/2019
What are some of the big data-oriented trends for enterprise programs and culture in 2019? Here's a look.
What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Commentary  |  1/4/2019
Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
5G: The Next Retail Disrupter is on the Horizon
Commentary  |  1/3/2019
5G won't just be an improvement over 4G. It will be an entirely new form of connectivity. But will retailers be ready?
Act Now to Reap Automation Benefits Later
Commentary  |  1/3/2019
Forward-thinking enterprises are delivering business and infrastructure optimization with intelligent automation and looking now to business transformation.
AI in Production: A Roadmap for Success
News  |  1/3/2019
Plenty of enterprises have run pilots or small-scale projects that leverage machine learning and AI. Scaling those to high-value, large-scale data projects can get complicated.
What Do Tech's Most Powerful Women Have in Common?
Slideshows  |  1/2/2019
When the IBM Watson Personality API analyzed these female tech leader's words, it identified nine traits as being most dominant.
IoT: Living on the Edge
Commentary  |  12/31/2018
Where is your data when you need it? Edge computing offers an alternative to processing all data in the cloud or the data center.
Data Governance in the Age of Exponential Technology
Commentary  |  12/28/2018
The emerging data-hungry and data-generating technologies demand two types of data governance: security, and the need for holistic, enterprise-wide governance, rather than governance on a silo-by-silo basis.
6 Top Emerging Technology Jobs for 2019
News  |  12/26/2018
Get your career ready for the future. These 6 top emerging technology jobs are ready for big growth in 2019.
AI Surveillance Is Coming: How will it Change Your Workplace?
Commentary  |  12/24/2018
There isn't much you can do to stop AI surveillance's encroachment on your life, but you can equip yourself with better understanding and more appropriate skills and behaviors.
A Roadmap for Becoming a Customer-Centric CIO
Commentary  |  12/21/2018
The CIO's role isn't just about technology enablement these days; it's customer-facing, and it requires leadership, innovation, and strategic use of data.
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