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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.
Technology Professionals and the Path of Least Resistance
Commentary  |  2/11/2019
Take a fresh look at how your organization sources IT equipment, software, and services. Consider partnering with other IT organizations to gain efficiencies in your buying process.
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.
What STEM Leaders can Learn from MLKís Legacy
Commentary  |  2/5/2019
Businesses across all sectors have to improve their efforts to drive greater diversity in their science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) workforces.
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.
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.
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.
Human Centered Transformation: Stay a Step Ahead of Change
Commentary  |  1/30/2019
The enterprise of the future will win or lose based on the experience they provide their end users and their own employees and partners.
CIO, IT Roles Poised for a Revolution
News  |  1/30/2019
CIOs and IT organizations will take a more central role in all of business in a few years. Here's what you can expect.
Cloud Migration Opportunities to Be Aware of in 2019
Commentary  |  1/30/2019
We've reached the stage in cloud's evolution that companies have experience in migrating core enterprise applications such as AS/400-based ERP systems to the cloud.
10 Principles for Optimal Engineering Spend, from a CTO
Commentary  |  1/29/2019
To set up your engineering team for success make sure you employ the fundamentals that companies too often neglect.
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.
Career Advice: Make the Most of Mentors
Commentary  |  1/23/2019
Executives and entrepreneurs offer advice about finding mentors, creating mentor programs, and giving back.
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.
Embrace Ambiguity, Agreeableness to Build an Agile Team
News  |  1/22/2019
Enterprises that want to form agile teams to explore new opportunities can build them from within. The key is to nurture the right personality traits.
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.
A Delicate Balancing Act: Business Needs vs IT Priorities
Commentary  |  1/15/2019
IT can't be the "bureau of NO" but has to be a partner with the business units.
DevOps: Big Effort, Big Benefits
Commentary  |  1/14/2019
Authors of the book Driving IT Innovation advise companies to act now, and not to stand by and wait for DevOps to be a fully mature IT concept.
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.
Expert Predictions on SaaS Use in 2019
Commentary  |  1/14/2019
Analysts and solution provide expect new approaches to how enterprises and users utilize SaaS.
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.
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