Transform your IT team into a strategic asset

Phocas

As advancements in technology continue to alter the way we do business, the role and function of the IT department must also adapt. IT managers need to consider ways to shift the IT department from the role of a cost center to a strategic asset. Job Role - Finance Job Role - IT

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Phocas BI tool proves its value for manufacturers, wholesalers

Phocas

The article highlights how Phocas has built trust and a strong reputation with leaders and IT managers in manufacturing, wholesale and retail. Job Role - IT Industry - HVAC/Plumbing Strategy, Management and Performance Job Role - Executive

How IT Managers can slash reporting times

Phocas

The IT manager is often burdened with ad hoc report requests and solving organizational data challenges. Job Role - ITThese tasks take you away from important jobs like improving the business by adding or upgrading systems or driving efficiencies with your tech stack.

When decision making is so tough that even rocket scientists get it wrong

Phocas

Typically, having loads of data is overwhelming for a decision-maker, unless it can be consolidated and presented in a way that is useful and makes a point. The horror of the catastrophe overshadows the story of how it happened.

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Measure the Immeasurable: Beyond Vanity Metrics

Speaker: Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor, Product School

4th Industrial Revolution, What is it? And What Impact does it Actually have?

Corinium

it is just a buzz word thrown about? What does it actually mean? And how does it have an impact? Industry 4.0…. We went straight to the source and asked the founding father and driving force behind the Industry 4.0 workgroup- Henrik von Scheel.

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Shadow IT is Today's Biggest Cyber Threat to Businesses

DataFloq

Today, IT officers must not only protect company networks against external threats – but also internal ones. . For example, the often-overlooked danger of shadow IT can lead to disaster if left unchecked. Typically, internal oversights fly below the radar of IT monitoring.

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Will AI Change Education as We Know It?

DataFloq

AI will most likely follow the same trace, although it is still in its infancy in most domains. . In education, we can expect AI to play a significant role when it comes to better management of administrative tasks, grading, and personalized learning.

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4 Signs Your Business Needs Professional IT Support

Smart Data Collective

Instead of letting your business suffer as a result of your stubbornness, you need to develop an IT sourcing strategy. Read below to find out more about the signs you will notice when it is time to hire professionals to help with IT support.

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What Is IoT And How Will It Affect You?

DataFloq

These special gadgets collect all data we make and share it with other gadgets and systems. It is used as a guide to these gadgets in getting tasks completed, analyzing stats, making things efficient, and reporting back any important info.

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The Magic of Intent: Start Knowing The Goals of Your Users

Speaker: Terhi Hanninen, Senior Product Manager, Zalando, and Dr. Franziska Roth, Senior User Researcher, Zalando

SAP Consolidates Its Analytics Efforts in The Cloud

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

To arrive at the Value Index rating for a given vendor, we weighted each category to reflect its relative importance in an RFP process, with the weightings based on our experience and data derived from our benchmark research on analytics and business intelligence.

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New IT Process Automation: Smarter and More Powerful

DataFloq

If we think of the newest trends in IT service automation, or try to follow the recent research, or listen to the tops speakers at conferences and meetups?—?they It is partially true. For example, it is the developer who decides what needs to be executed, but identifying.

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Artificial Intelligence: Why it's Evolving Faster than Ever

DataFloq

In spite of this, AI has advanced dramatically over the past few years, and it's improving at a pace not seen since the early days of computing. As these trends show no signs of slowing down, it's generally believed that the AI boom is.

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What it Really Takes to Become a Professional Data Scientist

DataFloq

Data science, is it a piece of cake? As estimated by the European Commission, it is projected that 100,000 new data jobs will be available by 2020. With businesses on the rise, it is evident that data science has the potential to drive organizations to a different level altogether.

Potholes in your Roadmap and How to Fill Them

Speaker: Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor

Why it’s hard to design fair machine learning models

O'Reilly on Data

It turns out that each of the standard approaches (anti-classification, classification parity, and calibration) has limitations, and their paper is a must-read tour through recent research in designing fair algorithms. Continue reading Why it’s hard to design fair machine learning models

NLP vs. NLU: from Understanding a Language to Its Processing

DataFloq

As artificial intelligence progresses and technology becomes more sophisticated, we expect existing concepts to embrace this change?—?or or change themselves.

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DevOps Is Great, But You Can Make It Better

DataFloq

While it is an overarching paradigm—a discipline rather than a business flow—DevOps need to be able to define what they’re doing right and wrong, and it isn’t always immediately obvious. Most IT veterans know how difficult.

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Salesforce Enlists Einstein to Bolster Its Analytics Muscle

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

To arrive at the Value Index rating for a given vendor, we weighted each category to reflect its relative importance in an RFP process, with the weightings based on our experience and data derived from our benchmark research on analytics and business intelligence.

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What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

3 reasons mobile business intelligence apps have minimal adoption in your business (and how to fix it)

Corinium

It’s no secret that, despite the huge movement toward sustainable living, we just can’t live without some things being instant. It’s convenience in a cup. Instant noodles and the on-demand life.

A Beginner-Friendly Guide to PyTorch and How it Works from Scratch

Analytics Vidhya

How can you get started with it from scratch? The post A Beginner-Friendly Guide to PyTorch and How it Works from Scratch appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Overview What is PyTorch? We’ll cover all of that in this article PyTorch is one. Deep Learning PyTorch Artificial Neural Network deep learning python pytorch pytorch python

Why Cleaner Marketing Data is Essential for IT

DataFloq

In reality, it isn’t. It makes a perfect case to cleanse the marketing database of irrelevant data, leaving behind the right leads with the right intentions to engage you further down the pipeline.

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Data Preparation for Machine learning 101: Why it’s important and how to do it

KDnuggets

As data scientists who are the brains behind the AI-based innovations, you need to understand the significance of data preparation to achieve the desired level of cognitive capability for your models. Let’s begin. 2019 Oct Tutorials, Overviews Data Preparation Data Science Machine Learning

The Evolving Role of the CDO and CAO

Speaker: Ash Dhupar (CAO), Ben Donlon (CAO), Chris Hutchins (CDAO), Larry Shiller (CDO)

Oracle Takes Its Analytics to the Cloud

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

To arrive at the Value Index rating for a given vendor, we weighted each category to reflect its relative importance in an RFP process, with the weightings based on our experience and data derived from our benchmark research on analytics and business intelligence.

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Challenges Facing CIOs and IT Leaders

TDAN

It seems like in the past few years things have already changed so dramatically that there’s no way we could be pushed any further from our comfort zone. There are a lot of big changes on the horizon in the world of technology.

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A Beginner’s Guide to Hierarchical Clustering and how to Perform it in Python

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction It is crucial to understand customer behavior in any industry. I realized this last year when my chief marketing officer asked me – The post A Beginner’s Guide to Hierarchical Clustering and how to Perform it in Python appeared first on Analytics Vidhya. Data Science Machine Learning Python clustering Hierarchical Clustering machine learning python unsupervised learning

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Gartner IT Expo: Augmented Analytics

Perficient Data & Analytics

Our MicroStrategy and BI Expert Jim Butz spoke at the Gartner IT Expo today on the power of augmented analytics. MicroStategy’s approach is to make it easy to embed insights in any channel and any application. Hovering over it gives you key information on Lee Bank.

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Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

Statistics for Data Science: Introduction to t-test and its Different Types (with Implementation in R)

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction “You can’t prove a hypothesis; you can only improve or disprove it.” – Christopher Monckton Every day we find ourselves testing new ideas, The post Statistics for Data Science: Introduction to t-test and its Different Types (with Implementation in R) appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

What IT is Digging

Nutanix

We’ve learned a lot of interesting things about IT teams’ infrastructure needs, pain points, and challenges in our conversations with IT pros around the globe. But along the way, we’ve also learned some pretty interesting things about what IT pros are into in the world beyond the datacenter

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The State of Federal IT

Nutanix

Regarding Federal IT, we certainly do live in interesting times There’s an old proverb (and possibly a curse), to wit: “May you live in interesting times.”

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It’s Time to Elevate IT at VMworld 2015!

Nutanix

It is VMworld San Francisco time again! We are delighted to be a Gold Sponsor again this year and enable the thousands of attendees on their journeys to invisible infrastructure

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Top 10 industries for monetizing data: Is yours one of them?

AI Can Play Poker, but It Can’t Play the Markets Yet

DataFloq

Facebook’s AI-powered Pluribus system astounded the world when it recently defeated six professional poker players - including World Poker Tour title record holder Darren Elias – in games of no-limit Texas Hold ‘Em. It’s expected to more than double to $79.2

Analytics and its effect on data dissemination and ecommerce

Smart Data Collective

When it comes to understanding all the contributing factors and advanced innovations of the impending digital era , it is more than fair to say that we are all striving to contribute in our own way. For others, it is taking on the commitment of a post-graduate program in AI and ML.

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Do you shuffle data or use it?

Perficient Data & Analytics

Think about which one your company resembles and which one you would like it to resemble. Each report takes a team of people compiling, filtering, joining, and saving the reports out on a network share before anyone can use it. One is shuffling it around while the other is using it!

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It Really Gives a Kick to Build Models

DataFloq

It really gives a kick to build models that are used around the world in the food & agri sector’. That gives me a kick, because it’s the bank’s core business. Jasper Hommels, head of Rural Modelling. Jasper Hommels (47) is the head of the Rural Modeling project: the development of new credit risk models for Rabobank’s global agricultural loans. He leads an international team of data analysts and modelers.

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