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Predictions: 2019 Data Science Jobs Market
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Take a look at the forces shaping the job market for data scientists and AI experts, according to a leading quantitative executive recruitment specialist.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/16/2019
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DevOps: Big Effort, Big Benefits
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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.
By Heather Smith, senior research associate, and James McKeen, professor emeritus, Smith School of Business, Queenís University , 1/14/2019
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Data Privacy: How to be Worthy of Consumer Trust
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/11/2019
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Envision the Vice President of Workplace Productivity
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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.
By Paul Chapman, CIO, Box , 1/11/2019
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Now That You Have IoT, How Do You Manage It?
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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A key to success with an IoT strategy is to keep the IT group involved in the process even at the pilot stage.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 1/10/2019
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Retailers Catch Up with Technology Investments
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/9/2019
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Most CEOs Donít Know Where to Deploy AI Within their Business
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Think through your customer and supplier relationships, as well as your operational efficiency to identify the best areas for artificial intelligence.
By Josh Poduska, Chief Data Scientist, Domino Data Lab , 1/8/2019
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What Enterprises Have to Learn About Emerging Tech, Again
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Enterprises often make the same mistakes when adopting technology, generation after generation. A PwC tech leader outlines seven considerations to keep in mind.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/4/2019
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5G: The Next Retail Disrupter is on the Horizon
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5G wonít just be an improvement over 4G. It will be an entirely new form of connectivity. But will retailers be ready?
By Corey Pierson, Co-Founder and CEO, Custora , 1/3/2019
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Act Now to Reap Automation Benefits Later
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Forward-thinking enterprises are delivering business and infrastructure optimization with intelligent automation and looking now to business transformation.
By Linda Delbridge, Director of Business Development for Robotic Process & Cognitive Automation, ISG , 1/3/2019
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AI in Production: A Roadmap for Success
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/3/2019
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What Do Tech's Most Powerful Women Have in Common?
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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When the IBM Watson Personality API analyzed these female tech leader's words, it identified nine traits as being most dominant.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 1/2/2019
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IoT: Living on the Edge
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Where is your data when you need it? Edge computing offers an alternative to processing all data in the cloud or the data center.
By Kevin Meany, Co-Founder and CTO, Versatile , 12/31/2018
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Data Governance in the Age of Exponential Technology
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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.
By Amit Walia, President of Products and Strategic Ecosystems, Informatica , 12/28/2018
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6 Top Emerging Technology Jobs for 2019
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Get your career ready for the future. These 6 top emerging technology jobs are ready for big growth in 2019.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/26/2018
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A Roadmap for Becoming a Customer-Centric CIO
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The CIOís role isnít just about technology enablement these days; itís customer-facing, and it requires leadership, innovation, and strategic use of data.
By Cynthia Stoddard, SVP and CIO, Adobe , 12/21/2018
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Planning for RPA? Read This First
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Understand how three key elements are crucial to the success of an automation project.
By Jim Shand, Director in AlixPartnersí Digital Practice , 12/19/2018
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Defining the Right Business KPIs
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Organizations continue to become more metrics-driven, but when business outcomes donít turn out as expected, the lament is sometimes ďwe were measuring the wrong things.Ē If you want to measure the right things, consider these tips from Gartner's Doug Laney.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 12/19/2018
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Predictions for Artificial Intelligence in 2019
James Kobielus, Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon
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From issues such as privacy and data bias regulation to model training and self-service AI, you can expect a broad range of key advances in the artificial intelligence space.
By James Kobielus Lead Analyst, SiliconANGLE Wikibon, 12/18/2018
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Avoid Automation Failure: Invest in Your Workforce
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With a wave of intelligent automation on the horizon, now is the time for enterprises to invest in the talent they need to build a workforce for the future.
By Cliff Justice, U.S. Leader, Intelligent Automation, KPMG , 12/14/2018
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5 Data and AI Trends for 2019
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  1/7/2019
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Act Now to Reap Automation Benefits Later
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  1/3/2019
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Cloud Trends: Look Behind the Numbers
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief,  12/31/2018
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