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10 Data and Analytics Trends for 2020
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Data and analytics are permeating all parts of the digital enterprise. Here are the trends you need to watch in the years ahead.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/12/2019
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Top 5 Post-Cloud Migration Tips
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If businesses are aware of the potential post-migration challenges ahead of time, they will be more prepared to take the necessary steps to prevent them.
By Bill Saltys, Senior Vice President, Alliances, Apps Associates , 11/11/2019
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How to Overcome Common Setbacks in IT Automation
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Donít automate for the sake of automating. Identify which tasks/processes will experience automation benefits that outweigh its upfront and recurring costs.
By Derek Wise, Managing Principal, Ahead , 11/8/2019
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Getting to Cloud, What are the Key Factors?
Jim Ditmore,
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Lessons learned from migrating a major bank's entire application portfolio to the cloud.
By Jim Ditmore , 11/7/2019
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How to Fail: Digital Transformation Mistakes
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Don't make these nine digital transformation mistakes that will slow down your efforts to be competitive in a new era.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 11/6/2019
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Top-Paying U.S. Cities for Data Scientists and Data Analysts
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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If you're a data scientist, you'll earn the most money on one of the coasts, but data analysts will do better looking for jobs in the center of the country.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 11/5/2019
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AI in E-Commerce: Risk or Competitive Advantage?
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If AI lets you implement discriminatory pricing or restrict access to a product based on a customerís race, age or gender, should you?
By Mark Kirby, North American Chief Technology and Innovation Officer, Capgemini , 11/4/2019
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Transform IT to Become the Agile Business Partner
Crystal Bedell, Technology Writer
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Top-performing IT organizations are three times more likely to have positioned themselves as "partners" with the business units that they support, according to research by The Hackett Group.
By Crystal Bedell Technology Writer, 10/31/2019
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Creative Ways to Get More Mileage from Your Data
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Use analytics to your advantage to support your HR department, sales and marketing teams, team managers and ultimately your customers.
By Rafael Lourenco, EVP, ClearSale , 10/30/2019
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NLP for Analytics: It's Not Just About Text
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Text analytics has been the biggest use case for NLP, but now BI and analytics vendors are adding it to their products to make them easier to use.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/29/2019
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Just How Hard is it to Move from One Cloud Provider to Another?
Bill Kleyman, Executive Vice President of Digital Solutions, Switch; Writer/Speaker
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A cloud migration is easier than you might think, assuming that you gain a good understanding of your own apps and services and what each cloud provider offers.
By Bill Kleyman Executive Vice President of Digital Solutions, Switch; Writer/Speaker, 10/28/2019
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Why Design Thinking Will Save Businesses From Themselves
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What youíll learn about customers by incorporating design thinking will improve operations and make your bottom line much easier to achieve.
By Rachel Armstrong, Consulting Studio Partner, Globant , 10/28/2019
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AI Ethics: Where to Start
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Your AI program needs to incorporate fairness, transparency, security, and ethics. Here are the basics.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/25/2019
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Workplace Tech: Death by 1,000 Apps?
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Investing in every shiny new tool wonít necessarily make your work space more productive or give your company a competitive edge.
By Tim Kopp, Managing Director, Hyde Park Venture Partners , 10/25/2019
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Your Cloud and Data Management Strategies are About to Collide
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Companies are moving further into the cloud and undergoing data modernization. What some don't realize yet is that one strategy is better than two.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 10/24/2019
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Learning to Navigate Multi-Cloud at ESCAPE/19 and ONUG
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Experts at a pair of conferences in New York shared insight on how to address challenges and leverage advantages of multi-cloud.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 10/23/2019
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Opening Up to Open Source
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Today, open source and the enterprise are more interconnected than ever before, sharing valuable projects, time, and resources.
By Mario Rodriguez, Senior Director of Product Management, GitHub , 10/23/2019
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Achieving Techquilibrium: Get the Right Digital Balance
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Reaching the right "techquilibrium" will enable enterprises to compete and lead as they work toward digital transformation, said Gartner analysts during a keynote address at Gartner Symposium
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 10/22/2019
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Intelligent Automation: A Step Ahead of AI
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Organizations that use intelligent automation to amplify human potential will stay ahead in the game, while those that donít will lag.
By Anoop Tiwari, Corporate VP and Global Head, HCL Technologies Ltd. , 10/21/2019
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No Wonder the Chatbots are Sad
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Emotional cognition is maturing, and thereís a great deal of potential. Perhaps Ďhappinessí is in store for AI-powered bots in the not-too-distant future.
By Sherry Comes, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP , 10/18/2019
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