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Flexport Tackles Trump Tariffs with Data and Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In business for just 6 years, newcomer Flexport is disrupting the freight forwarding and import/export global shipping logistics arena with data and analytics.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/22/2019
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10 RPA Vendors to Watch
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Robotic process automation offers enterprises a way to leapfrog to the benefits of digital transformation. Here are 10 vendors that can help in your efforts.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/20/2019
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Adware, Trojans Hit Education Sector Hard
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
Students continue to be weak links for schools and universities, according to data from security firm Malwarebytes.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 8/15/2019
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Enterprises Put More Data Infrastructure in the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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More enterprises are putting their data operations in the cloud, a trend that will continue as AI, machine learning, and other analytics efforts accelerate.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/12/2019
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HPE Emerges to Rescue MapR Customers
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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HPE will expand its data and analytics portfolio through its acquisition of embattled Hadoop pioneer MapR.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/8/2019
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How Can Enterprise CIOs Find their Next Revenue Driver?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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The key is the B2B ecosystem: Follow the money flow to discover revenue-generating opportunities that might have been previously overlooked.
By Frank Kenney, Director of Market Strategy, Cleo , 8/6/2019
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Brewing Up Data Infrastructure to Support Tech Diversity
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Having grown by many acquisitions to be perhaps the largest beer company in the world, Anheuser Busch InBev is working to create a unified view of all its data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/5/2019
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IT Careers: How to Get a Job as a Site Reliability Engineer
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
If you have a passion for development and systems, site reliability engineering might be a good career path for you.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 7/31/2019
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Atlassian CIO's Lessons for Better M&As and Divestitures
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Is there anything more headache inducing than the idea of IT efforts needed for a merger or acquisition? Here's a look at one CIO's journey and lessons learned.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/30/2019
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Database Deployments Moving to the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Of the top five database vendors by revenue, four are also cloud service providers -- Oracle, Microsoft, AWS, and IBM. The future of DBMS is in the cloud.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/5/2019
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Getting Machine Learning into Production: MLOps
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Machine learning upstart DataRobot, which pioneered the AutoML category, acquired ParallelM to help organizations move their models into production.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/26/2019
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Post-Hadoop Data and Analytics Head to the Cloud
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Data and analytics in the cloud era may favor platforms based on platforms that are more flexible than Hadoop. But that doesn't mean there's no future for the early big data technology.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/20/2019
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GDPR One Year Later: Was the Hype Worth It?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Only time will tell with how GDPR and regulators can keep up with the influx of breaches and violations, but that doesn’t mean GDPR is something to brush aside.
By Tim Reilly, COO of Zettaset , 6/19/2019
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Salesforce Buys Tableau: Next Wave Analytics Consolidation
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Salesforce buys Tableau, and Google buys Looker, kicking off a new wave of consolidation in the analytics and BI space.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/13/2019
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Q&A: Fractal Analytics’ Co-Founder on Decision-Making and AI
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
AI, design, and engineering can help consumer-facing enterprises create new recipes for advance decision-making.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/11/2019
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Data Is the Lifeblood of Sales Intelligence Programs
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Commentary
Turn sales professionals into their own data masters. Help them organize disparate data, which can lead to intelligence and actionable insights.
By Dave Egloff, Senior Director, Gartner , 6/7/2019
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IBM Db2 Joins the AI Age
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
IBM's anchor database technology's new infusion of AI support comes years after the company's Watson AI famously beat Jeopardy champion Ken Jennings.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/4/2019
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Q&A: Accenture’s Prasad Talks AI Adoption for the Enterprise
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Enterprises should approach AI strategies much the way they follow software engineering principles.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 6/3/2019
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CIOs: Are you Ready for the California Consumer Privacy Act?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Take these three steps to start building a privacy program that will help you satisfy the privacy regulators and your customers. 2020 is just around the corner.
By Kent Graziano, Chief Technical Evangelist, Snowflake , 6/3/2019
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Ready or Not, Big Data is Bringing Big Changes
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
Commentary
Companies looking to take advantage of the complex data game need to start by identifying general areas of their business that truly need help.
By Paul Gaynor, Global Technology and Alliance Consulting Leader, PwC , 5/21/2019
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