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BI Users, Business Users

Developers, unite! Join the fight for code quality

March 20, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

For software engineers, a vote for quality isn’t always on the institutional ballot. Sometimes (too often) the sole metric for success is speed. The directive goes: Get your code out the door ASAP and leave the pesky testing to quality […]


Software & Systems

Is Shadow SaaS a Security Risk?

March 20, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

After years spent purchasing and expanding SaaS usage to meet the challenges created by the pandemic, IT teams are now tightening SaaS spend and see growing security risks from shadow SaaS. SaaS is particularly painful for IT to manage. Ownership […]


BI Users, IT Team

IT Sustainability Think Tank: Using digital skills to close the sustainability gap

March 17, 2023

Via: ComputerWeekly

Sustainability is now seen as a core pillar of any successful business. As it can encompass many different topics, it is important to ensure the definition of sustainability includes carbon reduction and the net zero transition, circular economy goals, and […]


Software & Systems

How Intelligent Enterprise Software Is Transforming Business Processes

March 14, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Between OpenAI’s research release of its language model ChatGPT and Microsoft’s inclusion of an embedded (and still improving) artificial intelligence (AI) chatbot in its Bing search engine, it’s impossible to escape news about the rise of AI. Of course, these […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

AI and automation will play an increasing role in technology

March 13, 2023

Via: CIO

It is clear that artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automation have been growing exponentially in use—across almost everything from smart consumer devices to robotics to cybersecurity to semiconductors. In 2023, there is no doubt that artificial intelligence and automation will […]


Software & Systems

How the cloud helps banking and finance companies tackle core modernization challenges

March 13, 2023

Via: CIO

IT organizations can’t afford to put off critical fintech transformation efforts any longer. Two decades of technology-driven transformation has left many financial services firms with significant complexity and technical debt. While banking and finance organizations have aggressively moved workloads and […]


Software & Systems

A critical next phase of cloud transformation: Reducing WAN complexity

March 13, 2023

Via: CIO

Multi-cloud and multi-region environments demand an easier environment for making changes. New approaches are emerging to reduce complexity and improve visibility. Over the past two decades, cloud computing has evolved from a method that utilized extra data center capacity to […]


BI Categories, Data Mining, Software & Systems

How to overcome the data silo challenge

March 13, 2023

Via: CIO

Regardless of where you are on your data modernization journey, the cloud plays a critical role in breaking down data silos and managing data at scale to extract more value for the business. Organizations that are investing in analytics, artificial […]


Software & Systems

Why is your multicloud so slow?

March 10, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

It’s a Wednesday, and the accounting team is closing out this month’s sales and running end-of-month processing on a multicloud platform deployed four months ago. They run sales order entries on one cloud provider and the accounting application on another. […]


Software & Systems

What is generative AI? The evolution of artificial intelligence

March 10, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Generative AI is an umbrella term for any kind of automated process that uses algorithms to produce, manipulate, or synthesize data, often in the form of images or human-readable text. It’s called generative because the AI creates something that didn’t […]


BI Users, IT Team

8 ways to retain top developer talent

March 10, 2023

Via: CIO

Organizations that harness the power of ‘developer experience’ readily build and retain talented software developers to the benefit of the overall business. Human-centric work is a growing movement that focuses on the needs of people, reaping business rewards in the […]


BI Categories, Business Analysis

Predictive Analytics: Overcoming Data Swamps in Tech’s Dynamic Landscape

March 9, 2023

Via: CMSWire

The term predictive analytics refers to the use of data, statistical algorithms, and AI and machine learning to provide the best assessment of future outcomes, trends, behaviors and events based on historical customer data. Brands often use predictive analytics to […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Confused About Database Dates? Many Are

March 9, 2023

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Across database structures, dates are ubiquitous: sales date; order date; shipment date; receipt date; created date; last updated date. You might think that with such an abundant presence, dates would be well understood. Sadly, dates hide in the shadows—and many […]


BI Security

People.ai Earns Three Security Certifications that Ensure its Data and Cloud Protection Protocols

March 9, 2023

Via: Database Trends and Applications

People.ai, the enterprise revenue intelligence company, is announcing that it has recently achieved three new security certifications—ISO 27701:2019, ISO 27017:2015, and CSA STAR Certification—which represent the company’s dedication to data privacy and secure cloud computing environments. Citing a 2022 report […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

4 Reasons to Outsource Large IT Projects During Economic Headwinds

March 9, 2023

Via: CIO

Large IT projects are hard to execute, particularly when in-house staff are often pulled into their day jobs and distracted by other priorities. This can be costly for organizations. In fact, McKinsey suggests that early cost and schedule overruns can […]


Software & Systems

Cloud trends 2023: Cost management surpasses security as top priority

March 8, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

As cloud usage grew over the past decade, one trend among cloud users remained constant: Security held steady as the top challenge for users. That focus is shifting.For the first time, since Flexera began its annual survey of cloud decision-makers, […]


Software & Systems

Ballerina: A programming language for the cloud

March 8, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Ballerina, which is developed and supported by WSO2, is billed as “a statically typed, open-source, cloud-native programming language.” What is a cloud-native programming language? In the case of Ballerina, it is one that supports networking and common internet data structures […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

Tapping high-performance computing for new business value

March 8, 2023

Via: CIO

HPE GreenLake for HPC can help advance traditional business outcomes — from fraud detection and intelligent operations to digital transformation. Many people associate high-performance computing (HPC), also known as supercomputing, with far-reaching government-funded research or consortia-led efforts to map the […]


Basic Querying, BI Categories

Which workloads are best suited for cloud vs. on-premises or edge?

March 8, 2023

Via: CIO

This is key to any data-first modernization strategy: Determining which applications and data are best suited to migrate to cloud vs. other choices. Enterprises driving toward data-first modernization need to determine the optimal multicloud strategy, starting with which applications and […]


BI Categories, Data Mining

Achieving Smoother, Quicker Data Modeling

March 8, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

When the Navy SEALS embraced its motto, “Slow is smooth, and smooth is fast,” they may as well have been discussing building data models in the same breath. The SEALS chose the phrase to remind its participants not to rush […]