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Rethinking the IT Organization in a Post-COVID World
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Pursuing initiatives across organization redesign, operational cost reduction, and process automation is a must to ensure success in the new business paradigm.
By Suketu Gandhi, Partner; Anshuman Jaiswal, Principal; Dominique Harris, Principal; and Hrishikesh Tendulkar, Manager, Kearney , 11/25/2020
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What Comes Next for the COVID-19 Computing Consortium
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Supercomputing and academic resources to accelerate research into the virus shift gears as vaccines to fight the pandemic might be nearing production.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/24/2020
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How to Approach Your Mission-Critical Big Data Strategy
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Across industries, big data has joined traditional, structured data as a mission-critical element. Here’s some advice for CIOs and big data leaders on how to get started.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 11/17/2020
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What Rubber Bands Can Tell Us About Enterprise AI
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If we pay close attention to how AI is falling short and leaving humans with extra work, we can see exactly where the future lies (and how to get there).
By Dominic Gallello, CEO, Symphony AzimaAI , 11/13/2020
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4 Methods to Scale Automation Effectively
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Here are best practices on how to scale automation successfully beyond the initial deployment to create a high-demand and thriving automation function.
By David Borowski, Director, IT Strategy & BPO, West Monroe Partners , 11/10/2020
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What Quantum Computing Could Mean for Software Development
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
Once the stuff of speculation, the growth of quantum software development may share some similarities with the rise of MLOps and AIOps.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/5/2020
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Should AI Be Part of Your Digital Transformation Strategy?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Digital transformation strategies are common, but many enterprises lack an AI strategy. Where does it fit? Not everyone agrees.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/26/2020
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The Upside to Deepfake Technology
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
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Deepfake technology has received its fair share of scorn, but as remote collaboration vendors incorporate more AI features into their offerings, the “deepfake” stigma will wane.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 10/23/2020
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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. Here’s 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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Here’s how IT professionals can help top management understand the value of data and how to use it to the company’s 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
Commentary
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: It’s 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
Commentary
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
News
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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