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What Do We Do About Racist Machines?
Commentary  |  12/28/2020
We will never rid ourselves of all our biases overnight. But we can pass on a legacy in AI that is sufficiently aware of the past to foster a more just and equitable society.
IT's Pandemic Year: Lessons Learned for the Year Ahead
Commentary  |  12/23/2020
CIOs and IT organizations rose to meet tremendous challenges driven by a 100-year pandemic and how it has reshaped the world. Here are the lessons they are taking into 2021.
10 IT Trends to Watch for in 2021
Slideshows  |  12/22/2020
Here's how the dramatic events of 2020 are likely to shape enterprise IT teams in the coming year, according to analysts from firms like Gartner, IDC, and Forrester.
Hereís How IT Leaders Can Adapt to Stricter Data Privacy Laws
Commentary  |  12/21/2020
Whether we are prepared or not, there will be a global shift toward strict data privacy rules in the coming year.
10 Tech News Stories You May Have Missed This Year
Slideshows  |  12/17/2020
Tech news never sleeps, but you may have missed (or forgotten about!) a major story or two this year because working at home can be really distracting.
IT Leadership: 10 Ways the CIO Role Changed in 2020
Slideshows  |  12/15/2020
The pandemic presented IT leaders with an incredibly disruptive set of circumstances. But those challenges also brought new opportunities.
10 Hot IT Job Skills for 2021
Slideshows  |  12/8/2020
For the first time in decades, some IT titles are experiencing a salary decline -- so be sure you have these high-demand skills.
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.
Humanizing AI: How to Close the Trust Gap in Healthcare
Commentary  |  11/23/2020
To promote trust in artificial intelligence in healthcare, AI products and services must come from a deep understanding of user and patient needs and promote user and patient engagement.
Predicting How Biden Might Tackle Tech Policy
Commentary  |  11/18/2020
Here's how one independent tech industry analyst thinks the Biden administration will tackle a wide range of tech industry issues in its first 90 days and beyond.
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.
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.
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.
Why More Healthcare Providers are Moving to Public Cloud
Commentary  |  9/9/2020
As the pandemic continues to test the limits of healthcare providers, the public cloud can support surge care capacity and ensure resilient technology infrastructure.
Health Passports Fast Track Past the Hype
News  |  8/20/2020
With the COVID-19 pandemic triggering innovation, some emerging technologies are being implemented now, even as most emerging tech takes 5 to 10 years before hitting that plateau of productivity.
Workflow Concerns Temper DevOps Adoption in Healthcare
Commentary  |  8/11/2020
A survey by Redgate highlights expectations and reservations the healthcare sector has about diving into DevOps methodology.
How Synthetic Data Accelerates Coronavirus Research
News  |  8/7/2020
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.
How COVID is Changing Technology Futures
News  |  7/23/2020
Accenture released its Technology Vision 2020 report in February, but then COVID hit. Here's how the pandemic is changing technology futures according to the company.
Robotics Will Prevail Over Other Tech Sectors Post-Pandemic
Commentary  |  7/10/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of robotics in roles normally reserved for susceptible humans, but which robotics applications will thrive once we get ahead of the virus?
Leading Through Uncertainty: Tech Execs Talk 2020
News  |  7/9/2020
The year 2020 has tested the leadership skills of many top tech execs, and at HPE's Discover virtual event, a panel of women executives shared their experiences.
Technology and the Pandemic: Complete Coverage for IT Leaders
News  |  6/16/2020
Check here regularly for InformationWeek's updates on the coronavirus pandemic and related issues like business continuity, remote working, IT operational challenges and other technology considerations.
IT Trade Shows Go Virtual: Your 2020 List of Events
News  |  5/29/2020
Virtual IT events and trade shows are popping up everywhere this summer and fall. Even if your travel budget has been cut, you can still make it to these.
IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now
Slideshows  |  5/27/2020
As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, many IT workers have experienced layoffs and unpaid furloughs. But not all the news is grim if you know where to look.
Businesses Rewrite 2020 Budgets and Plans Amid COVID-19
News  |  4/9/2020
A few new surveys of executives and business leaders provide some insight into shifting plans as industry weathers the coronavirus pandemic.
Kaggle Competition Aims AI at COVID-19
News  |  3/30/2020
A challenge on the data science community site Kaggle is asking great minds to apply machine learning to battle the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
Supercomputers Recruited to Work on COVID-19 Research
News  |  3/27/2020
A consortium forms to crunch data that might help researchers get a better understanding of the virus faster.
Coronavirus: 8 Tech Tips for Working From Home
Slideshows  |  3/11/2020
Here's a collection of tools, technologies, and tips to help you out in case you need to telecommute during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Coronavirus Plan: How IT Can Enable Remote Work
News  |  3/4/2020
Is your organization prepared to implement widespread remote work to protect employees against coronavirus? Here's what you need to do.
Learning: It's a Give and Take Thing
Commentary  |  1/24/2020
InformationWeek is conducting its annual State of Enterprise IT Survey, and we invite you to participate.
Watch Out: 7 Digital Disruptions for IT Leaders
News  |  11/18/2019
Here are seven digital disruptions that you may not see coming.
Your Cloud and Data Management Strategies are About to Collide
Commentary  |  10/24/2019
Companies are moving further into the cloud and undergoing data modernization. What some don't realize yet is that one strategy is better than two.
Four Ways AI Can Augment Human Capabilities
News  |  9/5/2019
By 2021, organizations worldwide will create nearly $3 trillion of business value via AI, Gartner says.
Outlook is Good for Health Care, Thanks to Big Data
Commentary  |  8/19/2019
Technology improvements in recent years are making it possible to overcome the decades of siloed, inaccessible, consumer data.
Digital Transformation Challenges IT Leaders
Commentary  |  7/23/2019
Tech disruption is uprooting traditional business practices while creating new responsibilities -- and opportunities -- for IT.
Why Affective Computing Systems Need Synthetic Emotion
Commentary  |  7/18/2019
Affective computing systems impact human emotions. They aren't necessarily able to recognize or respond to emotions well yet, but that will change.
Data-Driven Nudging: Cool or Uncool?
Commentary  |  6/4/2019
Many things in our modern world involve behavior modification. In fact, some organizations are setting up "nudge units," but why?
Changes in IT: From the Trenches to the Future
News  |  5/23/2019
Learn how IT Leaders from Eversource Energy, Intel and Accenture Technology are looking at digital innovation - today and tomorrow.
Find Your New Job in IT Today
News  |  5/20/2019
InformationWeek has partnered with ZipRecruiter to host a job search tool on our pages.
9 Steps Toward Ethical AI
Slideshows  |  5/15/2019
Few current laws address the use of artificial intelligence. That puts companies under greater pressure to reassure the public that their AI applications are ethical and fair.
10 Prime Industries for AI Applications
Slideshows  |  5/6/2019
Artificial intelligence is already transforming several key markets -- and use of the technology is rapidly expanding.
St. Jude Cloud: Sharing Data to Cure Cancer
News  |  4/30/2019
In its effort to cure pediatric cancer, the research hospital faced challenges associated with sharing terabytes of data with researchers. Here's what they did.
How to Operationalize Privacy and Data Governance for AI
Commentary  |  4/22/2019
Enterprise approaches to data privacy and governance need a refresh when it comes to AI because things can go wrong at scale, fast.
6 Digitization Trends Coming From AI and Blockchain
Commentary  |  4/9/2019
By themselves and working together, AI and blockchain are shaping the future of business.
Itís up to Smart Humans to Stop Being Stupid About AI
Commentary  |  2/25/2019
As AI becomes a bigger and perhaps transformative technological force, it's crucial to recognize that artificial intelligence is only as good as the genuine human thinking that goes into it.
Editor's Note: Have Your Say on the State of IT
Commentary  |  2/19/2019
InformationWeek and Interop are developing a survey-based report on the State of IT in 2019.
Digital Transformation Rx: Moving Health Care to the Cloud
Commentary  |  1/31/2019
Modernizing an industry that is under federal compliance mandates and historically has been slow to embrace new IT can require an extra bit of finesse.
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.
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.
What Enterprises Need to Make the Leap to Blockchain
Commentary  |  1/7/2019
Learn how to avoid the security and scalability concerns that come with blockchain.
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