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CIO Keynote: Less Jargon, More Focus on Business Outcomes
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
Commentary
Though they came from different disciplines, CIOs at the Interop keynote shared a common need to get down to business.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/22/2019
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Interop 2019: CIOs, Security, AI, and More
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Day 3 of Interop 2019 features four CIO keynoters and several dozen educational technical and leadership sessions.
By InformationWeek Staff , 5/22/2019
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Moving Data and its Hidden Challenges
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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When working with vendors on data ingestion, CIOs and IT teams sometimes fail to take complicating factors into consideration. Here’s what you need to know.
By Patrick Reynolds, SessionM , 5/22/2019
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ERP Giants SAP and Oracle Add AI to Platforms
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
As CIOs and other IT leaders shift their AI programs to incorporate more buying than building from scratch, vendors are adding new artificial intelligence capabilities to their platforms to meet the demand.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/21/2019
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Ready or Not, Big Data is Bringing Big Changes
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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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Six DevOps Misconceptions Debunked
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
The road to DevOps success is littered with myths and misconceptions. Here are the largest potholes you need to avoid.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 5/20/2019
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Will the Real AI Please Stand Up?
Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary
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Make sure that your use of machine learning has more substance than hype. Here’s a framework you can use to help you cut through the noise.
By Steve Herrod, Managing Director, General Catalyst , 5/20/2019
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Smart Cities NY: A Mix of Civics, Big Data, Security
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
City officials meet technology innovators to pursue solutions that may improve life in urban centers as smart cities.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/17/2019
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The Basics of CI/CD for Data Science and Machine Learning
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
Commentary
Continuous integration and continuous deployment are IT practices that encourage testing code often. Learn how these practices also shape data-driven initiatives.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 5/17/2019
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Enterprise Leadership in the Digital Age
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We are in an era when technology can help to drive business success, but it requires that everyone in the organization understand tech's potential.
By Bill Kracunas and Brian Becker, Consulting Leaders, RSM , 5/17/2019
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Millennials are Changing the Role of the Finance Team
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Should CFOs and other C-suite execs accept Millennials for who they are and reap the benefits, or should they insist that they play by the rules?
By Stephanie Mewhiney, MSA, Controller, Centage , 5/16/2019
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You Can Be at Interop, Even When You Aren't
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
News
If you can't get to Las Vegas for Interop19 be sure to catch the keynote presentations through streaming video.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 5/15/2019
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9 Steps Toward Ethical AI
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
News
Few current laws address the use of artificial intelligence. That puts companies under greater pressure to reassure the public that their AI applications are ethical and fair.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/15/2019
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How to Assess Digital Transformation Efforts
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Not all organizations are succeeding with their digital transformation efforts. For one thing, the focus of their success metrics may be too narrow.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/14/2019
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Your Guide to Interop Thought Leaders
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
News
Industry leaders scheduled to speak at Interop share their thoughts on key IT trends, challenges and opportunities
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 5/14/2019
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How 5G Will Impact Cloud Computing and Remote Workforce
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Having 200GB speeds in the palm of your hand is going to be a boon for business owners, remote workers, and everyone else who enjoys the internet.
By Marty Puranik, President and CEO, Atlantic.Net , 5/14/2019
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How AI Influences Company Strategies and Job Development
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
News
The ongoing buzz surrounding AI and machine learning is a source of optimism, but also raises some concerns.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/13/2019
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Data Hunter: The New Sexy Technology Job
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Data hunter, data scout, or data acquisition specialist may be the new hot career as organizations look to enrich the value of their data analytics and machine learning initiatives with external data.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/13/2019
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Why Open Source Should Remain Open
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There is a clear fork in the road, and companies are having to decide which route to take when it comes to open source.
By Bob Bickel, Technology Entrepreneur and Coach , 5/13/2019
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Is Bucking the Trend Key to Digital Transformation?
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
Commentary
Digital transformation isn't about making incremental improvements on the status quo but using emerging technology to be a leader.
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 5/10/2019
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Guest Commentary, Guest Commentary,  5/10/2019
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