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How to Integrate Edge Computing With Your Core Systems
Commentary  |  8/11/2020
There are five key challenges to getting edge computing devices to work with core enterprise IT systems, and several ways to work through those challenges.
Making Predictive Analytics Work in an Uncertain World
Commentary  |  8/10/2020
Rapid, sometimes dramatic change has become "the new normal," but what we know now can help us improve predictive model accuracy.
The Future of Work in a Post-COVID Era
Commentary  |  8/10/2020
Advice for CIOs: With remote working here to stay, now is the time to advance cloud initiatives, consider uses for AI, and strengthen business continuity.
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.
Conversational AI Comes of Age
Commentary  |  8/7/2020
The COVID-19 pandemic can have far-reaching effects on how the financial services industry interacts with customers, and service centers equipped with conversational AI will come to the fore.
Adding Fuel to the MSP vs. In-house IT Debate
Commentary  |  8/6/2020
Recent changes to employee support delivery options and more reliance on third-party cloud services help make a stronger case for MSPs. Here's a look at the pros and cons for both sides.
How to Accelerate Digital Transformation with a CDO
News  |  8/5/2020
Looking to update ordering for ecommerce customers, bakery manufacturing and ingredient supplier Dawn Foods decided to hire a chief digital officer to spearhead the process.
Can Artificial Intelligence Help Increase Diversity in IT?
Commentary  |  8/5/2020
Applied properly, AI might help bridge the diversity gap in IT by assisting with job postings, evaluating resumes and standardizing the interviewing process.
Will Facial Recognition Thrive in the Post-Pandemic Economy?
Commentary  |  8/4/2020
Facial recognition is at the heart of the new normal of our lives, and many uses don't violate privacy or civil rights. But the political and regulatory controversies will continue to burn hot for many years.
10 Top Cloud Computing Startups
Slideshows  |  8/3/2020
These cloud-native startups are redefining familiar technology and enabling entirely new products.
Business Continuity Planning: The Pandemic Wake-Up Call
Commentary  |  8/3/2020
Ensuring continuity of operations in the face of unforeseen disruptions must be a top priority going forward. Is your organization in good shape?
The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms
Commentary  |  7/31/2020
Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business?
Optimize Existing Technologies for Maximum Value
Commentary  |  7/30/2020
Looking to get a bigger bang from your budget? Think about optimizing some of your existing IT resources.
Cloud Eases Pivot to Remote Work for Capital One
News  |  7/29/2020
Capital One has committed to enabling employees to keep working from home through the end of 2020.
Why Data Science Isn't an Exact Science
Commentary  |  7/27/2020
Organizations adopt data science with the goal of getting answers to more types of questions, but those answers are not absolute.
4 Ways to Excel as a Female Data Scientist
Commentary  |  7/24/2020
Glassdoor has ranked data science as one of the top 10 best jobs in the US every year since 2015. Here's how you can stand out in this field.
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.
Navigate Turbulence with the Resilience of Responsible AI
Commentary  |  7/22/2020
Extraordinary economic conditions require brand-new analytic models, right? Not if existing predictive models are built with responsible AI. Here's how to tell.
Equinix Prioritizes AI Investments Amid Pandemic
News  |  7/21/2020
Equinix CIO Milind Wagle provides an update on the company's AI initiatives and how they helped during the COVID-19 crisis.
How to Plan Today for Tomorrow's Lights-Out Data Center
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
A data center managed entirely by automated systems sounds like the setting for a science fiction movie. Yet human-less data centers are making their mark.
DevOps Isnít a Dirty Word
Commentary  |  7/20/2020
Here's how visionaries can most effectively make the case for DevOps transformation.
Data Science: Why Humans Are Just as Important as Math
Commentary  |  7/17/2020
It's not easy to teach machines how to apply a critical lens to data. Businesses need human intuition and creativity for multi-faceted problems.
How Data-Driven Investments Paid Off in Pandemic
News  |  7/15/2020
When restaurants shut down, they set off a chain reaction all the way up the supply chain. Here's how one regional gourmet food distributor was able to pivot quickly.
Overcoming the IoT Security Skills Gap
Commentary  |  7/15/2020
While the tech industry is currently challenged by an IoT skills gap, there are steps that companies and leaders can take to minimize these issues and drive change.
How to Detect Fakes During Global Unrest Using AI and Blockchain
Commentary  |  7/13/2020
Until the next technical evolution, current blockchain and AI/ML applications will continue to raise the trustworthiness bar in our zero-trust world.
3 Key Stages for Effective Data Modernization
Commentary  |  7/10/2020
Don't get stuck in a room going nowhere. Follow the Plan-Build-Execute model, and your data modernization initiative will lead to success.
The Best Way to Get Started with Data Analytics
Commentary  |  7/8/2020
As data analytics matures, it's attracting a wider range of adopters. Here's how your organization can tap into this essential business technology.
How CIOs Can Keep Up with Changing Customer Needs
Commentary  |  7/8/2020
The role of the chief information officer is becoming ever-more important in creating experiences that drive long-term market success.
3 Tips to Recognize Hidden Costs of the Cloud
Commentary  |  7/6/2020
Cloud usage and demand has spiked, but businesses must be wary of hidden cloud "gotchas" when it comes to modernizing and scaling their cloud infrastructure.
Rethinking Technology Road Maps for the Second Half of 2020
Commentary  |  7/2/2020
Businesses are now able to look again at the future of technology and their technology road maps in a new light -- and many realize that their priorities have drastically changed.
Digital Transformation Key to Continuity in Turbulent Times
Commentary  |  7/2/2020
IT leaders who use the current crisis to identify gaps in processes and digitize operations will see their businesses thrive.
IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Commentary  |  6/30/2020
As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
How Liberty Mutualís Cloud Journey Led to Going Serverless
Commentary  |  6/29/2020
Making the move from datacenters to the cloud set off a transformation strategy that created new operational opportunities and cost savings.
Is It Possible to Automate Trust?
Commentary  |  6/29/2020
First, businesses need a clear understanding of how data will be used, and who will be impacted by the decisions made using the data.
How IT Pros Can Lead the Fight for Data Ethics
Commentary  |  6/26/2020
Maintaining ethics means being alert on a continuum for issues. Here's how IT teams can play a pivotal role in protecting data ethics.
AI: The New Order of Business
Commentary  |  6/26/2020
Tales of robots and smart speakers are eclipsed by those of automation and natural language processing, which are drivers for greater efficiencies, increased productivity and new revenue.
Why a Master Data Strategy Is Key to Digital Transformation
Commentary  |  6/25/2020
Find out why deploying an effective master data strategy across an enterprise is an important foundation to building a successful digital transformation journey.
10 Cyberattacks on the Rise During the Pandemic
Slideshows  |  6/24/2020
Cybercrime and cyber espionage have skyrocketed during COVID-19 lockdowns. Are your work-from-home employees aware of these security traps?
Corporate Governance in the Era of Offsite Employees
Commentary  |  6/23/2020
Here are six questions CIOs should ask themselves to assure that corporate governance and security are "up to the task" for remote work.
Post-Pandemic: Tech Risk Considerations
Commentary  |  6/23/2020
While the full extent of the impact is not yet known, the following guidelines can help tech risk managers in successfully addressing the many challenges companies are facing now -- and later.
Study: Cloud Migration Gaining Momentum
Commentary  |  6/22/2020
A new survey finds that organizations plan to migrate the majority of their applications to the cloud over the next year. Microservices and SRE are also gaining steam.
Business Intelligence before Artificial Intelligence
Commentary  |  6/22/2020
BI is the transformation of data from services, including software and assets, into accessible insights and reports. But, otherwise, why is BI important?
The Rise of TensorFlow
Commentary  |  6/19/2020
The high interest in the developer community to explore TensorFlow capabilities holds even higher potential to yield valuable insights in quantum computing research and applications.
The Future of Work: Best Managed with Agility, Diversity, Resilience
Commentary  |  6/17/2020
The pandemic has had an uneven impact on businesses and industries. However, the common thread has been rapid and sometimes dramatic change.
Impede the Motion of Data and You Impede Innovation
Commentary  |  6/17/2020
Why that is, and what to do about it.
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.
10 Principles Guide How Agile Organizations Use Technology
Commentary  |  6/16/2020
CIOs and IT teams have a great opportunity to show how the strategic use of technology can help the company achieve its agile goals.
8 Tips for Growth in an XaaS Business Model
Commentary  |  6/15/2020
Companies should use an XaaS strategy to outpace competition, cut acquisition costs and boost efficiency. Here are ways you can get there.
Technology and Its Limits: Transformation is About People
Commentary  |  6/12/2020
In the argot of today's technology world, transformation is about "People + Machine." The machine alone is, well, just a machine.
5 Tips for Understanding and Maximizing Data
Commentary  |  6/12/2020
To harness the power of data analytics, companies need to create a culture in which all employees understand how to use data to advance business outcomes.
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