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Data Analytics Without a Plan is Like Panning for Gold
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Without a strategy in place to analyze and act upon your data, you'll get bogged down, sifting for worthy nuggets.
By Divya Srivastava, Data and Strategic Business Insights Analyst , 10/14/2020
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Future of Analytics: How to Decide Which Avenue to Take
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Maximize the value of data analytics in your business strategy by first identifying current problems and potential solutions. Hereís some advice to get you on track.
By John Affolter, Sales Engineer/Solutions Architect, Charter Solutions , 10/5/2020
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Align Your Data Architecture with the Strategic Plan
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Hereís how IT professionals can help top management understand the value of data and how to use it to the companyís advantage.
By Jija Thomas, Lead Data Architect, Russell Investments , 9/22/2020
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Rise of the Data Disruption Economy in the Wake of COVID-19
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Ventana Research posits that in uncertain times architecting systems, even on premises, means adopting cloud principles to be agile and adaptable.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 9/17/2020
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3 Hurdles to Overcome for AI and Machine Learning
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Artificial intelligence and machine learning have distinct limitations. Businesses looking to implement AI need to understand where these boundaries are drawn.
By Mark Runyon, Principal Consultant, Improving , 9/17/2020
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AI Accountability: Proceed at Your Own Risk
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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A new report suggests that to improve AI accountability, enterprises should tackle third-party risk head-on.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 9/8/2020
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Top Trends in Data Lakes
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Does it seem too early for data lakes to have trends? The reality is data lakes are on the very edge of business transformation efforts and dramatic change.
By William McKnight, President, McKnight Consulting Group , 8/24/2020
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Addressing AI Bias Head-On: Itís a Human Job
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Researchers working directly with machine learning models are tasked with the challenge of minimizing cases of unjust bias.
By Mohan Mahadevan, VP of Research, Onfido , 8/21/2020
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5 Analytics Mistakes You Need to Avoid
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Don't let mistakes drag your enterprise into analytics disappointment. Catch these common errors before they can hurt your organization's bottom line.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/18/2020
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Google, Harvard, and EdX Team Up to Offer TinyML Training
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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A new certification program aims to foster more development in a segment of machine learning that would run on small devices at the edge.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 8/13/2020
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Making Predictive Analytics Work in an Uncertain World
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Rapid, sometimes dramatic change has become "the new normal," but what we know now can help us improve predictive model accuracy.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/10/2020
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How Synthetic Data Accelerates Coronavirus Research
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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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.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/7/2020
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The ABCs of Data Science Algorithms
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Data science algorithms are never a one-size-fits-all solution. Do you know what makes sense for your business?
By Michael Zeller, Head of AI Strategy & Solutions, Temasek , 7/31/2020
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Data in the Age of COVID
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This crisis is teaching us a ton about the dissemination and use of data. But we must remember to use it in a way that maintains the quality of data and protects privacy rights.
By Tim Molino, Technology Consultant, Peck Madigan Jones , 7/27/2020
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4 Ways to Excel as a Female Data Scientist
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Glassdoor has ranked data science as one of the top 10 best jobs in the US every year since 2015. Hereís how you can stand out in this field.
By Alicia Frame, Lead Product Manager and Data Scientist, Neo4j , 7/24/2020
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Navigate Turbulence with the Resilience of Responsible AI
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Extraordinary economic conditions require brand-new analytic models, right? Not if existing predictive models are built with responsible AI. Hereís how to tell.
By Scott Zoldi, Chief Analytics Officer, FICO , 7/22/2020
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How to Detect Fakes During Global Unrest Using AI and Blockchain
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Until the next technical evolution, current blockchain and AI/ML applications will continue to raise the trustworthiness bar in our zero-trust world.
By Avivah Litan, VP, Distinguished Analyst, Gartner Inc. , 7/13/2020
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The Best Way to Get Started with Data Analytics
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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As data analytics matures, it's attracting a wider range of adopters. Here's how your organization can tap into this essential business technology.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 7/8/2020
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IT Career Paths You May Not Have Considered
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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As IT continues to expand into new areas, there are lots of potential career moves. Some lie outside the IT department.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 6/30/2020
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How IT Pros Can Lead the Fight for Data Ethics
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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Maintaining ethics means being alert on a continuum for issues. Hereís how IT teams can play a pivotal role in protecting data ethics.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 6/26/2020
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