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How platform teams lead to better, faster, stronger enterprises

July 10, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Platform teams have emerged as critical enablers of innovation and efficiency because of their ability to provide a solid foundation for the development, deployment, and scaling of new technologies. Modernization has become table stakes for organizations, but transitioning to the […]


BI Security

Cybersecurity GenAI features: Are they worth the money?

July 10, 2024

Via: CIO

GenAI spending is exploding; does cybersecurity functionality deserve any of that budget? Businesses are investing great sums of money in generative AI – to the point that GenAI spending in 2025 will be nearly seven times greater than it was […]


BI Users, Data Analyst

Women in Data: Barilla chief of analytics on reaching the ‘so what?’ moment with data insights

July 8, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

For Lyndsay Weir, the key to success with data analytics is getting to the “so what?”, beyond the charts and spreadsheets. “You need to understand what business question is and you need to get to the action. I say this to […]


BI Users, Data Analyst

Ask a Data Ethicist: When Is It OK to Use “Fake” Data?

July 8, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

It’s easier than ever to use AI-generated images or text and to create synthetic data for use in research. A recent high-profile story got me thinking more about this question: When is it OK to use “fake” data? Before we […]


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4 essential lessons in AI governance

July 3, 2024

Via: CIO

While some IT leaders have been caught off guard with emerging tech, others had the foresight to establish AI governance frameworks to keep things in check. Here, some share their proactive strategies and lessons learned. Austin-based software company Planview began […]


BI Users, Executive

Balancing innovation with value, cost, and practicality: The CIO’s guide to future proofing technology investments

July 2, 2024

Via: CIO

Organizations must adapt to rapid market changes with innovative solutions while maximizing resources. Doing so requires a strategy for future proofing tech investments. Here’s guidance for developing such a strategy. Imagine navigating a rapidly changing landscape, where technology seems to […]


BI Security

How evolving AI regulations impact cybersecurity

July 2, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

While their business and tech colleagues are busy experimenting and developing new applications, cybersecurity leaders are looking for ways to anticipate and counter new, AI-driven threats. It’s always been clear that AI impacts cybersecurity, but it’s a two-way street. Where […]


BI Categories, Business Analysis

7 steps to improve analytics for data-driven organizations

July 1, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

When leaders say they want to be a data-driven organization, a key objective is empowering business people to use data, predictive models, generative AI capabilities, and data visualizations to improve decision-making. Leaders seek smarter decisions that yield positive business benefits, faster decision-making […]


BI Security

Security in the public cloud explained: A guide for IT and security admins

July 1, 2024

Via: Computer Weekly

Who is responsible for security in the public cloud? This is a question businesses need to consider as they increasingly deploy more workloads and use cloud-based IT infrastructure, platform services and applications. In Gartner’s How to make integrated IaaS and […]


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Streamlining Your Data Needs for Generative AI

June 26, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

Companies are investing heavily in AI projects as they see huge potential in generative AI. Consultancies have predicted opportunities to reduce costs and improve revenues through deploying generative AI – for example, McKinsey predicts that generative AI could add $2.6 […]


Software & Systems

OpenAI acquires Rockset to enhance ChatGPT real-time data processing

June 26, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

The ability to index, query, and analyze large amounts of data from real-time sources remains a major headache for anyone involved in building database systems. Data retrieval takes time and even that assumes that the nature of the queries lie […]


BI Users, IT Team

What senior developers know

June 25, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

You will find a lot of articles on the web about what it takes to become a senior developer. Many of these articles focus on soft skills. They often advise staying current with technology, learning to communicate well, mentoring junior […]


BI Security

Cybersecurity strategies for protecting data against ransomware and other threats

June 24, 2024

Via: CIO

Ransomware and other data security threats continue to rise as data volumes grow exponentially. Experts recommend a multifaced security strategy, and LTO technology can play a key role in scaling fast, affordable, high-capacity offline storage for the last line of […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Why Effective Data Management is Key to Meeting Rising GenAI Demands

June 24, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

OpenAI’s ChatGPT release less than two years ago launched generative AI (GenAI) into the mainstream, with both enterprises and consumers discovering new ways to use it every day. For organizations, it’s unlocking opportunities to deliver more exceptional experiences to customers, […]


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4 keys to writing modern Python

June 19, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

Although Python had its 30-year anniversary in 2021, the explosion of adoption, growth, and forward-thinking development associated with the language is still relatively new. Many features of Python have remained unchanged since its inception, but with every passing year, and every new […]


BI Users, IT Team

CIOs take note: Platform engineering teams are the future core of IT orgs

June 19, 2024

Via: CIO

IT leaders are reassessing organizational structures to be more on the front foot regarding strong skills sets, collaborative team culture, and the right tooling. Three years ago BSH Home Appliances completely rearranged its IT organization, creating a digital platform services […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

How AI is impacting data governance

June 18, 2024

Via: InfoWorld

More than any other factor, the hyperabundance of accessible data has powered today’s surge in AI adoption and generative AI capability. Collecting, cleaning, organizing, and securing that data for AI and machine learning have become a project in itself—a governance endeavor in which AI […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Resilience Is a Key Quality for Databases ? and DBAs

June 17, 2024

Via: Database Trends and Applications

In today’s tumultuous computing landscape, the DBMS (database management system) remains core and central to the IT infrastructure. And, as such, it is central to the applications used by modern organizations to conduct business and service their customers. So, it […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Building a Common Data Language: How a Semantic Layer Drives Collaboration and Trust

June 17, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

The self-service analytics revolution was intended to free business users from IT chains. The idea was to break the IT bottleneck by allowing businesses to create their own data products. After all, businesses understand their respective domains better than anyone […]


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Mitigating Risks and Ensuring Data Integrity Through Legacy Modernization

June 12, 2024

Via: DATAVERSITY

Legacy systems are the backbone of many businesses, especially those in the industry for decades. These systems ensure a stable and reliable platform for conducting smooth business operations. However, decade-old legacy systems can also pose risks and challenges to data […]