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Tools Tackle AI's Bias, Trust Problem
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
AI and machine learning deployments are hitting the mainstream in enterprises, but executives still hesitate to blindly accept insights from inside the "black box" without seeing the logic behind them.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/20/2018
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How Edge Computing Will Change Enterprise IT
Kayla Matthews, Technology Writer
Commentary
Edge computing holds promise for enterprises, particularly in supporting their IoT implementations. However, edge also raises some security concerns.
By Kayla Matthews Technology Writer, 9/19/2018
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Risk Management Is Evolving: Are You On Board?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
IT risk management is a mature topic, but it continues to evolve with technology. As rules-based systems are supplemented with self-learning systems, IT departments, risks managers and business leaders need to update their thinking.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/17/2018
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AI Is a Powerful Ally in Public Safety - Responsible Use Is Paramount
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As governments employ AI in public safety applications they have to stay laser-focused on building public trust in the outcomes.
By Ger Daly, Senior Managing Director, Accenture , 9/14/2018
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How to Unlock Growth: Pay Down Technical Debt
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Dealing with a couple decades of technical debt takes effort across the organization, but you can do it if you give your team time to lay out a plan and take the first few steps.
By Joy Driscoll Durling, CIO and Digital Enablement Officer, Vivint Smart Home , 9/13/2018
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Health Data Sharing Will Follow the Open Banking Model
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The trend toward API-based banking offers a model for health records, giving patients access to and control over their personal health data.
By Sarah Squire, Senior Technical Architect, Ping Identity , 9/12/2018
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Enterprises to Bump Up IT Spending in 2019
James M. Connolly, Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief
News
A Spiceworks survey reveals an air of confidence among IT buyers who see IT budgets going up to improve infrastructure and security.
By James M. Connolly Executive Managing Editor, InformationWeekEditor in Chief, 9/12/2018
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Move Securely to the Cloud: Gain the Advantages
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Organizations can reap the full benefits of the cloud and avoid potential security risks by following four fundamental steps.
By Steven Weil, Security Director, Point B , 9/11/2018
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What Boards and CEOs Should Be Asking CIOs
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
Commentary
Boards and CEOs are more tech-savvy than they once were, but they still don't always know the best questions to ask CIOs. With the push for digital transformation they need to be armed with the right questions at the right time.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 9/10/2018
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Panacea or Alchemy the Truth About AI
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Commentary
Is artificial intelligence a date with the devil or natural evolution?
By Gary Grossman, Technology Practice Lead, Edelman AI Center of Expertise , 9/7/2018
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Meet the Automation Architect
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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There might be plenty of career opportunities for those who can bridge technology, people and processes.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/5/2018
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10 Roadblocks to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise
Cynthia Harvey, Contributor, NetworkComputing
News
Nearly 100% of enterprises want to become more data-driven, but less than a third have accomplished that goal. A new survey sheds light on the reasons why.
By Cynthia Harvey Contributor, NetworkComputing, 9/4/2018
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How to Overcome CloudSec Budget Constraints
Emily Johnson, Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek
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Robert LaMagna-Reiter, Sr. Director, Information Security at First National Technology Solutions, shares examples of how to apply your existing IT tools to work for your cloud security strategy.
By Emily Johnson Digital Content Editor, InformationWeek, 9/4/2018
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Four Easy Steps to Intelligent Automation Success
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If you are losing sleep over concerns about how to implement intelligent automation in your organization, you aren't alone.
By Sharda Cherwoo, EY Americas Tax Intelligent Automation/RPA Leader , 8/31/2018
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Making Sense of User Consent Under GDPR
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Organizations need to understand which U.S. sales and marketing practices are allowed under GDPR, and which are not.
By Chris Babel, CEO, TrustArc , 8/30/2018
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How Mid-Size Firms Can Overcome DevOps Challenges
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
Commentary
Wedged between resource-rich global giants and nimble small firms, many mid-size enterprises struggle to achieve DevOps success. Here are the best ways of addressing this problem.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 8/28/2018
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Experian DataLabs Pioneers Internal Analytics R&D
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Experian DataLabs eight years ago pioneered the idea of an analytics and AI R&D shop inside a bigger company. Here's how it started at that credit reporting and scoring giant and what it is doing now.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 8/28/2018
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The Big Challenge for Sports Betting: Software Engineering
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Implementing sports betting isn't just about legality but about data and building out the software to support oddsmaking, new types of betting, and financial requirements.
By Jonathan Fries, VP of Development, Exadel , 8/27/2018
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The Future of AI Is More Human Than We Think
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Recent tech advances, such as human-sounding AI tools, highlight why companies have to establish ethical standards in the use of AI.
By David Okuniev, CEO and Co-Founder, Typeform , 8/22/2018
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Top Security Mistakes Putting Your Company at Risk
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
News
Cybersecurity is more painful to manage as technology architectures become more complex. Simplify your approach by avoiding these major security mistakes.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 8/21/2018
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