Mon.Oct 19, 2020

Win By Keeping Data Science Simple


Getting too fancy by using complex and layered data science approaches can magnify the issues in data instead of controlling them.

The KPIs every manufacturer should know and measure


When it comes to achieving success in manufacturing, the industry is way beyond the idea that data matters. Manufacturers and the decision-makers that run them understand the value of data and are turning to BI strategies and manufacturing KPIs in times of uncertainty.

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You Need to Optimize Food Safety With the IoT and Big Data


Most everyday consumers probably don't think much about food safety unless things go wrong. They assume food producers take all the necessary precautions, often consuming a massive assortment of foods for years without ever becoming sick.

Here’s Why Free VPNs Are A Data Privacy Nightmare

Smart Data Collective

This summer, a major report on data breaches was released. This report was more concerning than most other reports on data breaches, because it turned out that several free VPN providers had been the target.

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.

Founder-led firms outpacing CEO-led ones in market recovery


By Patturaja Murugaboopathy and Gaurav Dogra. Reuters) - Technology companies led by their founders have been the standout winners in share price performance and profit growth this year, beating companies led by other managers, according to a Reuters analysis.

Build the Financial Resilience to Weather Uncertainty with Strength and Confidence

Timo Elliott

With SAP partner Sapphire Systems in the UK, I did a live web seminar for mid-sized organizations on the theme of Build the Financial Resilience to Weather Uncertainty with Strength and Confidence.

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Streamline Data Warehouse Automation with the New Business Central Adapter by Jet Analytics

Jet Global

For customers upgrading from Microsoft Dynamics GP or Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Business Central provides an efficient cloud-based ERP platform for growth.

China's Ant wins Hong Kong nod for $35 billion dual listing, sources say


By Julie Zhu. HONG KONG (Reuters) - China's Ant Group Co Ltd [IPO-ANTG.HK] has won approval from the Hong Kong stock exchange for the offshore leg of its IPO, two sources said, clearing the last key regulatory hurdle to launch its dual-listing expected to be worth about $35 billion.

Intro to Gartner IT Symposium Xpo 2020: From Drills to Data and Ingots to Information

Andrew White

The growing importance of intangibles over tangibles continues. Data, IP, R&D, software, and brand are increasingly more likely to be the source of value for organizations than the discs on which data and software reside, steel, plant, equipment and machinery. A report from Carlyle: Global Insights When the Future Arrives Early , reports on the growing investment in intangibles over tangibles and the shift in contribution to value and growth.

Former ABC executive to become chairwoman of Warner Bros. TV


(Reuters) - Former ABC network executive Channing Dungey will take over as chairwoman of Warner Bros. Television Group, the AT&T Inc unit said on Monday, replacing veteran television executive Peter Roth, who will step down next year.

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.

Job Opening at Decision Management Solutions – Delivery Management

Decision Management Solutions

Decision Management Solutions is growing and looking for a Delivery Manager for its projects. The Delivery Manager will be an experienced hybrid agile project manager and will be responsible for managing several concurrent, discipline based, high visibility projects using agile, and fixed milestone methods in a fast-paced environment that may cross multiple internal business divisions and services engagements.

Verizon signs up Microsoft, Nokia to help clients build private 5G networks


By Supantha Mukherjee and Kenneth Li.

Exit Here? The Big Banks' Battle for Survival


Marketing is essential. It drives revenue and is a big investment for banks. But marketers cannot grow the size of the pie – only their slice of it. Read more

French court adviser favours Orange in $2.2 billion tax dispute


By Mathieu Rosemain. PARIS (Reuters) - An adviser to France's top administrative court favoured telecoms firm Orange on Monday in a long-lasting $2.2 billion tax dispute over writedowns it booked after acquiring a company in the mid-2000s.

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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.

Sisense and Adobe: Custom Analytics + Custom Visuals


We’re stronger when we work together. In our Partner Showcase , we highlight the amazing integrations, joint projects, and new functionalities developed with companies like Adobe and others. You didn’t become a product developer to leave your dreams and visions half-realized. When it comes to building amazing apps, design matters.

Logitech reports 75% jump in quarterly sales, raises full-year outlook


(Reuters) - Logitech International on Tuesday reported a surge in second-quarter revenue and net profit as the computer peripherals maker benefited from a shift to working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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UX with Frame including WAN and mobile scenarios explained!


How can you use Nutanix Frame, our desktop as a service solution, to both deliver a great user experience and lower costs


Pakistan to unblock social media app TikTok after it vows to moderate content


By Asif Shahzad. ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan has decided to lift a ban on popular social media app TikTok after the company vowed to block all accounts involved in spreading "obscenity and immorality", the country's telecom authority said on Monday.

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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.

Swiss electric car maker Piëch Automotive hires former VW CEO


FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Swiss electric car start-up Piëch Automotive AG appointed Matthias Mueller, the former chief executive of Porsche and Volkswagen , as its new chairman, the company said on Monday.

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EU needs long-term plan to tackle 5G fake news, 15 EU countries say in joint call


By Foo Yun Chee. BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union needs to come up with a strategy to counter disinformation about 5G technology or risk false claims derailing its economic recovery and digital goals, a group of 15 countries including Poland and Sweden said.

High flier: Deutsche Telekom tests mobile antenna in the stratosphere


By Douglas Busvine. BERLIN (Reuters) - Deutsche Telekom has successfully tested an aerial base station in the earth's stratosphere, it said on Monday, hoping to bring mobile coverage to remote areas that ground-based networks fail to reach.

IBM posts double-digit cloud revenue growth; says customers deferring some projects


(Reuters) - International Business Machines Corp edged past Wall Street estimates for quarterly revenue on Monday, bolstered by higher demand for its cloud services, a business it is staking its future on as it prepares to spin off one of its legacy units.

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.

Intel poised to sell NAND business to South Korea's SK Hynix for almost $10 billion: sources


(Reuters) - Intel Corp is preparing to sell its NAND memory chip business to SK Hynix Inc for almost $10 billion in a deal that would propel the South Korean chipmaker to second in the global rankings, two sources familiar with the matter said.

U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee will vote on sending subpoenas to Twitter and Facebook on October 22


WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a vote on sending subpoenas to the chief executives of Twitter and Facebook on Oct. 22, it said in a statement. "If