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How Autonomous Systems are Impacting IT
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Automation isnít new to IT, but autonomous systems are, which is why IT leaders and professionals have to think about the value they're delivering, again.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/16/2019
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Cloudera Sets Agenda for Next Era Cloud Data Analytics
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
As the dust clears from HPE's acquisition of MapR in the climax of the Hadoop story, Cloudera sets out the plan for an era of big data platforms in the cloud.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/13/2019
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How to Create a Performance-Focused Culture
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Instilling a culture of performance is really all about serving your customers. In most cases, what they want is speed above all else.
By Malek Hakim, Performance Engineer, Priceline; Mehdi Daoudi, CEO, Catchpoint , 9/13/2019
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Rewriting Disaster Recovery Plans for the Edge
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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In an era when systems and applications are dispersed throughout the enterprise and the cloud, IT leaders have to rethink their disaster recovery plans.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 9/12/2019
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8 AI Trends in Today's Big Enterprise
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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A new KPMG report provides an inside view into how big companies are investing in and deploying artificial intelligence and machine learning technology.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/11/2019
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The Internet: Privacy Enabler or Detractor?
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The Internet has created more individual privacy than any technology in human history. So why are we constantly told otherwise?
By David Moschella, Research Fellow, Leading Edge Forum , 9/11/2019
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Unlocking the Business Value of Cloud
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Enterprises have been pivoting to the cloud -- attracted by hopes of increased agility, higher service levels and lower cost. Are they getting what they expected?
By Kishore Durg, Senior Managing Director, Accenture Cloud, Technology Services , 9/10/2019
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Enterprises, Small Business, Lead Machine Learning Activity
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Data science and machine learning are gaining more of a foothold in organizations of all sizes, but the largest of organizations have the advantage of more resources to invest.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/9/2019
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Best Practices: Governing Data in Multi-Cloud Environments
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Like most things in the world of data, creating and maintaining governance policies in a multi-cloud environment requires constant compromise and negotiation.
By George Nelson, VP of cloud services, ServerCentral Turing Group , 9/9/2019
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How Do Companies Maximize the Impact of AI & Automation?
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Here are three ways IT leaders can ensure ethical deployment of AI and automation as well as achieve a positive impact on the organization.
By Neeti Mehta, SVP and Co-Founder of Automation Anywhere , 9/6/2019
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Four Ways AI Can Augment Human Capabilities
Jai Vijayan, Contributing Writer
News
By 2021, organizations worldwide will create nearly $3 trillion of business value via AI, Gartner says.
By Jai Vijayan Contributing Writer, 9/5/2019
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Behind the Buzzword: The Reality of Real Time
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To strategically control and analyze data, companies need to know which version of real time works for them. Donít get caught up in the hype.
By Jake Stein, SVP of Stitch, Talend , 9/5/2019
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Rising Fines Will Push Breach Costs Much Higher
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
The cost of breaches will rise by two-thirds over the next five years, exceeding an estimated $5 trillion in 2024, primarily driven by higher fines as more jurisdictions punish companies for lax security.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 9/4/2019
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IT Careers: 10 Places to Look for Great Developers
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
You might be surprised by which universities are graduating the most highly skilled developers, according to a recent study.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 9/4/2019
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Digital Transformation: What Keeps CEOs Awake at Night?
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Here are the top four concerns bugging CEOs and board members about digital makeovers -- and fixes CIOs can apply to mitigate the impact of those worries.
By Brad Fisher, Partner and U.S. Leader for Data & Analytics, KPMG , 9/4/2019
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Python Beats R and SAS in Analytics Tool Survey
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
In Burtch Works' annual survey of the preferred tools of advanced analytics, data, machine learning, AI, and other quantitative professionals, Python pulled ahead of the pack.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/3/2019
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Gain Cognitive Diversity Through Capstone Projects
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IT teams and other business divisions can enhance their abilities to tackle complex data or artificial intelligence challenges (and more) by working with student teams.
By Joseph Byrum, Chief Data Scientist, Principal Financial Group , 9/3/2019
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Cloud 2.0: A New Era for Public Cloud
Crystal Bedell, Technology Writer
Commentary
With new technologies and cloud offerings available almost by the day, the impetus for cloud adoption is stronger than ever before.
By Crystal Bedell Technology Writer, 9/1/2019
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Bug Bounties Continue to Rise, but Market Has Its Own 1% Problem
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
News
The average payout for a critical vulnerability has almost reached $3,400, but only the top bug hunters of a field of 500,000 are truly profiting.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 8/29/2019
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Know When It's Time to Discipline or Fire an IT Staffer
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
When a team member begins neglecting his or her work responsibilities, it's important to move quickly. Here's a look at the telltale warning signs.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/29/2019
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IT Careers: 10 Places to Look for Great Developers
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Cloud 2.0: A New Era for Public Cloud
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