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BI Users, IT Users

Augmented reality edges into IT operations

September 19, 2018

Via: CIO

Augmented reality is frequently predicted to be a major game changer, more so than virtual reality in the evolution of technology. But aside from smartphone-based apps such as Pokemon Go, and Google Translate, which can instantly translate street signs in […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

What is a data artist? A role for drawing IT and business together

September 19, 2018

Via: CIO

Charles Joseph Minard is arguably the world’s most famous data artist. By combining several data sets, including troop numbers, direction, temperature and terrain, he created in 1869 a visualization of Napoleon’s 1812 Russian campaign. Though that military exercise ended in […]


BI Security

What exactly is a privacy risk?

September 18, 2018

Via: CIO

Government agencies such as the National Institute for Standards and Technology and industry groups such as the Internet Association have embraced privacy as a matter of risk management. This is certainly the right way to go. But, to make it […]


BI Categories, Business Analysis

Figures lie. Liars figure

September 17, 2018

Via: CIO

You have the choice to present data regarding IT in ways which make it easy to understand the great job you and your team are doing, or you can present it in ways that require the reader to study it […]


BI Usage, Correlation

What priorities CIOs need to have

September 17, 2018

Via: CIO

The CIO role has clearly changed over the last several years. On average, CIOs are younger, more diverse and less focused on developing things. Given this, I thought it was time to get a fresh view of their information technology […]


BI Users, IT Users

How to manage IT in a spinoff: 5 tips for success

September 12, 2018

Via: CIO

Corporate spinoffs pose a special kind of IT challenge. As a particular type of divestiture, a newly spun-off company has options: (1) either begin paying for IT services provided by its corporate parent, (2) start deploying its own infrastructure with […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

In the digital age, speed is the new scale are you mastering it yet?

September 12, 2018

Via: CIO

Speed is the ability to exploit emerging business opportunities by consistently bringing differentiating digital solutions from concept to market at the pace of the customer; and, it has become the new scale in the digital age as repeatedly highlighted by […]


BI Usage, Forecasting

7 secrets to predictive analytics success

September 11, 2018

Via: CIO

Predicting the future has always been a dicey proposition. Fortunately, the arrival of predictive analytics technology, which allows users to project future outcomes based on historical data and analytics techniques, such as statistical modeling and machine learning, has made forecasting […]


BI Usage, Correlation

A simple, 5-step process that leads to collaborative success

September 11, 2018

Via: CIO

Collaboration is not just a business buzzword, it’s what drives successful businesses. And yet, many executives confuse collaboration with communication. They are not the same thing. Communication is the exchange of information between people. Collaboration happens when teams work together […]


BI Security

The crypto-jacking epidemic continues, 280K infected routers detected to date

September 10, 2018

Via: The Next Web

The blockchain space has been under siege by a massive crypto-jacking campaign. It’s designed to surreptitiously steal your computer power to mine cryptocurrency – and it appears the attackers are showing no signs of slowing down. Just in the past […]