Mon.Nov 23, 2020

Blogs and Resources for the Modern CFO – 2020 Edition

Jet Global

As a Chief Financial Officer (CFO), you are the pinnacle of the corporate financial food chain. The lion of the jungle. But does this mean your journey ends there? Definitely not.

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Kaggle Grandmaster Series – Notebooks Grandmaster Mobassir Hossen’s Journey from Software Engineer to Data Science

Analytics Vidhya

“Being dynamic is important, especially in the Data Science field.” – Mobassir Hossen To achieve your goal of transitioning into data science or becoming.


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The Four Jobs of the Data Scientist

Simply Statistics

In 2019 I wrote a post about The Tentpoles of Data Science that tried to distill the key skills of the data scientist. In the post I wrote: When I ask myself the question “What is data science?” I tend to think of the following five components.

MLOps – the Why and the What

Analytics Vidhya

This article was published as a part of the Data Science Blogathon. Introduction This article outlines the motivation behind MLOps, its relation to DevOps, The post MLOps – the Why and the What appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Beginner Machine Learning blogathon MLOps

The Best Data Retention Policy & Template To Get You Started

In this whitepaper from Onna, we will walk you through data retention best practices and provide you with a downloadable template to help you get organized and gain better visibility into your data’s lifecycle.

Phocas and Datafile join forces to offer SMEs a digital transformation roadmap


Phocas business intelligence and Datafile software solutions, two longstanding s oftware providers dedicated to solving data problems for the SME market in the United Kingdom, have signed a local partnership agreement.

Predicting Employee Attrition using Orange(.ows) Visual Programming Software

Analytics Vidhya

This article was published as a part of the Data Science Blogathon. Introduction If you want to know – How to use MACHINE LEARNING. The post Predicting Employee Attrition using Orange(.ows) ows) Visual Programming Software appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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How to increase business intelligence user adoption


User adoption refers to the acceptance of a new system or process in technology. Gaining staff acceptance is an important consideration for companies hoping to move from an old system (such as spreadsheets) to a modern, more comprehensive and efficient system such as business intelligence.

Apple extends concession on store fees for some apps


(Reuters) - Apple Inc AAPL.O> > said [link] on Monday apps that offer virtual sessions or classes do not need to use App Store's in-app purchase method through June, extending an earlier deadline of December.

Utilizing Data Insights as Stepping Stones to App Development Success

Smart Data Collective

Big data plays a critical role in the app development field. However, some developers get fixated on the integration of data in the app itself, without regard for the big data applications of the overall business model.

Vodafone hit by three-hour mobile network outage in Germany


BERLIN (Reuters) - Vodafone said on Monday that operations on its German mobile network were returning to normal after the failure of control equipment caused a widespread outage lasting more than three hours.

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Building Evolvable Architectures

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Parsons, CTO of ThoughtWorks

The software development ecosystem exists in a state of dynamic equilibrium, where any new tool, framework, or technique leads to disruption and the establishment of a new equilibrium. Predictability is impossible when the foundation architects plan against is constantly changing in unexpected ways. It’s no surprise many CIOs and CTOs are struggling to adapt, in part because their architecture isn’t equipped to evolve. This webinar will discuss what’s at stake if companies continue to use long term architecture plans.

Why QA Can’t Improve the Quality of Your Application: A Dataiku QA Engineer’s Take


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Smaller digital coins soar as bitcoin powers on towards record high


By Tom Wilson. LONDON (Reuters) - Digital currencies Ethereum and XRP soared on Monday, gaining momentum as bitcoin powered on towards its all-time high.

Making a coffee run? Upgrade CDW while you are gone.


Upgrading components of Cloudera Data Warehouse (CDW) is as easy as one decision and a few clicks. While the Database (DB) Catalog and Virtual Warehouses (VWs) need to be compatible, the CDW upgrade framework understands the interoperability constraints between them. .

What Does it Mean Being an Investment Banking Analyst


Investment banking analyst, when this term comes to our mind, we see a lucrative career, we see international opportunities, we see career growth.

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Are Your Embedded Analytics DevOps-Friendly?

Does your analytics solution work with your current tech stack and DevOps practices? If not, any update to the analytics could increase deployment complexity and become difficult to maintain. Learn the 5 elements of a DevOps-friendly embedded analytics solution.

Analytics: The Key to Driving Success Beyond COVID-19


In Navigating Change in Crisis , we explore how individuals and companies are adapting to a “new normal.” Learn how organizations, dev teams, and frontline users are adjusting to meet these challenges of our radically altered world.

U.S. states prepare second antitrust lawsuit against Google for December


By Diane Bartz and Paresh Dave. WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan group of U.S.

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How to Streamline Your Yardi Departmental Reporting Challenges

Jet Global

Webinar Date: December 10. Americas (PST/EST). Register Now. Europe, Middle East, Africa (GMT). Register Now. Asia Pacific (AEDT). Register Now. Do you struggle to combine financial and operational data when reporting on your properties?

Britain's telcos face fines if they use suppliers deemed high-risk, like Huawei


LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's telecoms companies could be fined up to 10% of turnover or 100,000 pounds ($133,140) a day if they contravene a ban on using equipment made by China's Huawei Technologies Co Ltd under a new law put forward on Tuesday.

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Digital Trends Report 2020

As part of our goal to continue helping our community during these times, we wanted to share with you this critical data on the state of digital products across industries and provide context on how businesses are responding to the changing winds.

Why Data Lineage is Key to the LIBOR Transition


As you may have heard, the existing London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) will be retired on January 1st, 2022. LIBOR is the daily average rate at which banks borrow money from each other. Naturally, this will produce a massive growth in data management needs.

Snapchat launches TikTok-like feature 'Spotlight'


(Reuters) - Snap Inc on Monday rolled out a feature, "Spotlight", that would allow users to share short-form videos publicly in its Snapchat app, adding a service that would compete with ByteDance-owned TikTok and Instagram Reels.

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Top Concerns Around Enabling DaaS

Sirius Computer Solutions

Today’s workforce is rapidly changing, and with the development of virtual workspaces it has become increasingly convenient and relatively easy for people to work from anywhere.

Airline body IATA develops mobile apps for COVID-era travel


PARIS (Reuters) - Global aviation body IATA is developing a set of mobile apps to help passengers to navigate COVID-19 travel restrictions and securely share test and vaccine certificates with airlines and governments, it said on Monday.

5 Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current

DataRobot together with Snowflake – a leading cloud data platform provider — is helping data scientists stay current with the latest technology and data science best practices so that they can excel in an increasingly AI-driven workplace. Five Things a Data Scientist Can Do to Stay Current offers data scientists guidance for thriving in AI-driven enterprises.

insightsoftware Wins Software Company of the Year at 2020 NC Tech Awards

Jet Global

RALEIGH, N.C. November 23, 2020 – insightsoftware, a global provider of enterprise software solutions for the Office of the CFO, today announced it has been named the 2020 “Software Company of the Year” at the NC TECH Awards.

Google under review for possible British competition inquiry


LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's competition regulator said on Monday it had received a complaint about Google related to its market study this year on online platforms and digital advertising.

Why End User Computing is Exciting!


A personal story and ten reasons to attend a great EUC event


Smelling blood, Huawei’s Chinese mobile rivals look to capitalise on its U.S. woes


By David Kirton. SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) - Chinese handset rivals of Huawei Technologies including Xiaomi, Oppo and Vivo are making aggressive moves to seize market share from their giant rival, after stepped-up U.S. sanctions hobbled Huawei's supply chains, industry insiders say.

Testing at Every Stage of Development

Up to 80% of new products fail. The reality is harsh and the reasons why are endless. Perhaps the new product couldn’t oust a customer favorite. Maybe it looked great but was too hard to use. Or, despite being a superior product, the go-to-market strategy failed. There’s always a risk when building a new product, but you can hedge your bets by understanding exactly what your customers' expectations truly are at every step of the development process.

DARE to Encrypt!


Hackers have countless tricks for getting their hands on your confidential data. Make sure that if they reach the prize, there’s nothing they can do with it

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Hit by cryptocurrency curbs, Chinese fund managers look elsewhere to ride bitcoin bull


By Samuel Shen and Alun John. SHANGHAI/HONG KONG (Reuters) - As the price of bitcoin soars, Chinese cryptocurrency asset managers are looking to expand in places such as Hong Kong and Singapore, skirting an intensified crackdown at home.

Russia opens case against Google, saying it failed to delete banned content


MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has opened a case against U.S. tech giant Google for failing to remove banned content from its search engine, communications watchdog Roskomnadzor said on Monday.

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Canada police conduct under microscope in witness testimony for Huawei CFO's U.S. extradition case


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How Embedding AI-Powered Analytics Can Give You a Competitive Advantage

Embedding dashboards and reports aren’t enough. Futureproof your application by offering instant, actionable insights that will give you and your customers a competitive advantage.