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How AI Can Save the World, or Not
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Lead artificial intelligence advisor to the United Nations, Neil Sahota shares his perspectives on major UN AI projects and the major challenges to AI today.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/22/2021
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How GIS Data Can Help Fix Vaccine Distribution
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Esri Chief Medical Officer Este Geraghty explains how geographic data and maps can streamline COVID-19 vaccine distribution planning.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 2/17/2021
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Finding the Great Predictors for Machine Learning
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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Planning a data model takes a clear look at how variables should be used. A few techniques like factor analysis can help IT teams develop an efficient means to manage a model. Here’s how.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 2/15/2021
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How to Keep Machine Learning Steady and Balanced
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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A gift usually is given to you neatly wrapped. Data, however, is rarely a gift that is prepared with similar care. Here are some concepts on how to keep ML models in production with balanced data.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 2/5/2021
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XOps: Real or Hype?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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DevOps was just the beginning. Now, organizations are adopting other forms of Ops inside and outside IT. But are they missing the point?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 2/3/2021
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Cybersecurity, Modernization Top Priorities for Federal CIOs
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Cybersecurity, modernization, H1-B visas, COVID-19 data and analytics. These are a few of the items that are on the agenda for the Biden administration.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/27/2021
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Accelerating the Practical Use of AI
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Artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions are becoming more common across industries. Use these four steps for a successful implementation.
By David Kramer, CTO, ThinkWhy , 1/18/2021
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Enterprise Analytics Kicks Off to a Promising Start
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After a challenging 2020, the importance of analytics and a strong corporate data strategy becomes even more clear. Here are some trends to watch.
By William McKnight, President, McKnight Consulting Group , 1/12/2021
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Government CIOs Prioritize Chatbots in Pandemic
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Before COVID-19, state CIOs were still looking for good use cases for chatbots. The pandemic brought plenty of them.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/6/2021
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Here’s How IT Leaders Can Adapt to Stricter Data Privacy Laws
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Whether we are prepared or not, there will be a global shift toward strict data privacy rules in the coming year.
By Neil Sweeney, Founder, CEO, Killi , 12/21/2020
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Predictions for AI in 2021
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author
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We look past the hype to provide some real-world predictions for artificial intelligence in the enterprise next year.
By James Kobielus Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author, 12/14/2020
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Ways Data Scientists Can Stand Out in the Virtual Hiring Process
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Searching for a job during a pandemic presents its own sets of challenges. Here are three tips on how to deliver an impactful interview.
By Alicia Frame, Lead Product Manager and Data Scientist, Neo4j , 12/11/2020
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A Question for 2021: Where’s My Data?
Brian Gillooly, Content Director, InformationWeek
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One of the more challenging issues for CIOs and other IT professionals moving into 2021 will be the ability to confidently locate, manage, and secure their company’s data.
By Brian Gillooly Content Director, InformationWeek, 12/9/2020
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5 Use Cases for the Next Great Frontier in IT Services
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IT leaders should take note of the industry dynamics and these emerging use cases in order to get ahead of their peers in the next few years.
By Sid Nag, Gartner Inc. , 12/7/2020
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Establish AI Governance, Not Best Intentions, to Keep Companies Honest
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AI governance is a board-level responsibility to mitigate pressures from regulators and advocacy groups.
By Scott Zoldi, Chief Analytics Officer, FICO , 11/30/2020
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How to Approach Your Mission-Critical Big Data Strategy
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
Commentary
Across industries, big data has joined traditional, structured data as a mission-critical element. Here’s some advice for CIOs and big data leaders on how to get started.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 11/17/2020
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Is Augmented Analytics Making the Difference It Advertises?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Vendors are continuously adding new capabilities to their products, but there are some fundamental things that enterprises need to get right before they see the benefits.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 11/11/2020
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Microsoft & Others Catalog Threats to Machine Learning Systems
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Thirteen organizations worked together to create a dictionary of techniques used to attack ML models and warn that such malicious efforts will become more common.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 11/2/2020
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The State of Chatbots: Pandemic Edition
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Chatbots are currently the biggest use case for AI. Now the COVID-19 pandemic has made them even more compelling given their use in automation and their high level of ROI.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 9/10/2020
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Collection of Metadata -- as Done by the NSA -- Likely Unconstitutional, US Court Suggests
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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A ruling in an appeal by four men convicted of material support for terrorism finds that the National Security Agency's metadata collection program not only violated the prevailing law at the time but was also likely unconstitutional.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 9/4/2020
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How GIS Data Can Help Fix Vaccine Distribution
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  2/17/2021
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Graph-Based AI Enters the Enterprise Mainstream
James Kobielus, Tech Analyst, Consultant and Author,  2/16/2021
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11 Ways DevOps Is Evolving
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer,  2/18/2021
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