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DevOps Turns Kaiser Permanente from Cranky to Capable
Tony Kontzer,
News
Transforming software development at a large healthcare company isn't easy, but realistic goals, tenacity, and a special attention to organizational culture helped Alice Raia and her team succeed.
By Tony Kontzer , 11/14/2017
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What Intelligent Machines Can Do, And What They Can't
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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From Alpha Go to cancer detection to data center efficiency, we talk to analytics practitioner and SAS CTO Oliver Schabenberger about what AI can do and what it can't do. Here's what he said.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/2/2017
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Medical Teams' Simple, but Powerful Digital Transformation Story
Ben Kepes,
News
While we’re bombarded by technology that is presented as "cool" it is refreshing to see technology used for the good of humankind.
By Ben Kepes , 11/1/2017
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Quantum Computing Brings Promise and Threats
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Faster, better, potentially dangerous. Quantum computers will push way past the boundaries of traditional computers, but to what ends? We explore some of the possibilities.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/26/2017
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Welcome to the Analytics Economy
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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An analytics economy is emerging, where organizations differentiate themselves and succeed with a blend of data, analytics, and collaboration.
By Randy Guard, Executive VP and CMO, SAS , 10/23/2017
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15 Highest-Paying Tech Jobs for 2018
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
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Executives, managers, mobile developers and people with the word "architect" in their title are at the top of the IT pay scale.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/17/2017
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10 Steps Enterprises Need to Take to Comply with GDPR
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
If your organization doesn’t have adequate data protection measures in place, including assigning a data protection officer, you could face steep fines next May.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 10/11/2017
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Your Data Is Biased, Here's Why
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Biased data can lead to bad decisions. Most business leaders aren't aware of the problem just yet, but they need to be because they're ultimately responsible.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/11/2017
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Our Coming 5G World and IoT
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The future of IoT and 5G networking isn’t something that “will happen” in the coming years. To some extent, it’s already here, setting the stage for further growth.
By Richard Adler, distinguished fellow, Institute for the Future , 10/10/2017
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Partners HealthCare Pilots 3-Tiered Cloud Storage Service
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
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Health care provider reports reduced costs and latency from new cloud service from ClearSky Data.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 10/6/2017
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Cyberthreats: Stay Ahead of Them with a Proactive Strategy
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To mitigate the risks presented by more aggressive cyberthreats, organizations need to get out in front of those threats.
By Karin Ratchinsky, director of healthcare strategy, Level 3 , 10/4/2017
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12 Artificial Intelligence Terms You Need to Know
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Is artificial intelligence the same thing as machine learning? And what is a neural network? This slideshow explains fundamental AI terminology in everyday terms.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/28/2017
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Vlocity and its Role in Helping Salesforce’s $20B target
Ben Kepes,
News
Backed by Salesforce and Accenture and focused on vertical industry markets, Vlocity has established itself as a important cloud player.
By Ben Kepes , 9/25/2017
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The Future of Data Science is Augmentation, not Automation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Three industry leaders took the stage at SAS Analytics Experience and provided broad perspectives on how far we've come in analytics over the last 10 years and where we are today.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/20/2017
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Competing on Analytics: 2017
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Analytics thought leader Tom Davenport revisits Competing on Analytics, 10 years after his book on the topic was originally published. We ask him what has changed in that time during this interview.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2017
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How Smart Is Artificial Intelligence Really?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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SAS CTO Oliver Schabenberger counters Tesla founder Elon Musk's description of artificial intelligence as the scariest problem.
By Oliver Schabenberger, Executive Vice President and CTO, SAS , 9/6/2017
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10 Best US Cities for Tech Jobs in 2017
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
These metro areas have seen the biggest gains in software jobs over the last five years. You might be surprised by where some cities rank, and which noted tech employer missed the cut.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 8/22/2017
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How the Cloud Can Help Cure Cancer
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The experience of Angelina Jolie highlights how cloud computing can help address cancer by cutting the cost of genomic sequencing and enabling data sharing.
By Marty Puranik, founder, president and CEO of Atlantic.Net , 8/21/2017
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10 Influential AI and Machine Learning Experts to Follow on Twitter
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
AI, machine learning, natural language processing, and other advanced analytics technologies make up the leading-edge of how organizations are gaining value from big data. Here's a collection of some of the most influential and rising stars on Twitter when it comes to AI and machine learning.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/31/2017
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Accenture: Seek Business Value in Digital Transformation
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Mike Sutcliff says Accenture Digital helps companies transition from legacy to digital operations to resist disruption, find new customers.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/25/2017
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