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Future IT Teams Will Include More Non-Traditional Members
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Despite the rise of IT-related AI, automation and self-healing systems, companies are still facing IT shortages as they become increasingly digital.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 4/1/2020
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The Robots Are Still Coming
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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More people are needed for blue collar jobs in areas where AI-enabled automation was to have the most impact. So where are the robots?
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Excellence , 4/1/2020
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Enterprise AI Goes Mainstream, but Maturity Must Wait
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
Commentary
An O'Reilly survey illustrates how enterprise groups are moving more applications into production, but also how companies face cultural and talent focused barriers.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 3/31/2020
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Kaggle Competition Aims AI at COVID-19
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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A challenge on the data science community site Kaggle is asking great minds to apply machine learning to battle the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/30/2020
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Supercomputers Recruited to Work on COVID-19 Research
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
A consortium forms to crunch data that might help researchers get a better understanding of the virus faster.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/27/2020
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Technology Empowers Pandemic Response, But Privacy Worries Remain
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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As technology companies and the medical community work to find ways to track and test for the virus, privacy might fall by the wayside.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 3/26/2020
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COVID-19: Using Data to Map Infections, Hospital Beds, and More
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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The spread of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19, and the resources to fight it, are being tracked and mapped by governments and other organizations in the US and the world. Here's how they are doing it.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/25/2020
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How Startup Innovation Can Help Enterprises Face COVID-19
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Disruptive ideas can give organizations ways to maintain operations in a time of quarantines and social distancing.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 3/24/2020
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Enterprise Guide to Robotic Process Automation
Cathleen Gagne, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
Commentary
RPA is a fast-growing category of software, driven by global enterprise digital transformation efforts. Is it ready for prime time? This guide covers the benefits, best practices and use cases today.
By Cathleen Gagne Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 3/23/2020
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Digital Innovation: Start by Wooing Your Own Workplace
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IT executives can drive successful outcomes for companies looking to expand on their internal technologies by adopting a product management mentality.
By Kaylan Kumar, CTO, HCL Technologies , 3/23/2020
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3 Technologies That Can Ease the M&A Process
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Internal integration following a merger or acquisition can result in a range of complexities, but there are technologies that can improve this process.
By Albert Nguyen, Associate Director, Bits In Glass , 3/20/2020
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Augmented Analytics Drives Next Wave of AI, Machine Learning, BI
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
Commentary
Business intelligence will move beyond dashboards, and AI and machine learning will become easier for less skilled workers as augmented analytics are embedded into platforms.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/19/2020
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The IT and Security Teams: Buddies or Rivals?
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
Commentary
InformationWeek, Dark Reading, and Interop have partnered to explore the evolving relationship between the general IT team and the security team. We invite you to take our survey.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 3/19/2020
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Maximize Your Customer Experience ROI
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Customer experience leaders may struggle to show how their efforts will generate positive business results. They need a solid business model that can reliably predict quantifiable benefits.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 3/18/2020
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Why Isnít Machine Learning Living up to the Hype?
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An obsession with tasks is leading to marginal returns on tech investments. Now is the time to rethink our approaches to machine learning.
By Kevin Walkup, President, COO, Harmonate , 3/18/2020
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Digital Transformation Falling Flat? Bring in the Pirates
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IT leaders should reflect on how and why digital transformations fail and tap nonconformists who are not afraid to think outside the box as a start.
By Todd Chusid, Senior Digital Strategist, Anexinet , 3/17/2020
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A Radical Plan for Enterprise Transformation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
If you want the big rewards of new technology implementations, you need the right approach and a full commitment.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/13/2020
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AI Adoption Spectrum: Are You Ahead of the Pack?
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Having a well-defined AI strategy and investing in business models that leverage AI and data can help companies become innovative leaders. Where do you stand?
By Rajan Kohli, President, Wipro Digital , 3/13/2020
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The Role of AI in the Race for a Coronavirus Vaccine
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AI can spot patterns in data and make predictions, and the hope is these tools could identify drug prospects to test on humans within months.
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Excellence , 3/12/2020
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Coronavirus: 8 Tech Tips for Working From Home
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Here's a collection of tools, technologies, and tips to help you out in case you need to telecommute during the COVID-19 outbreak.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/11/2020
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