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

Data analytics helps Sistema ‘klip-IT’ on production efficiencies

Phocas

It makes a clever product that people want to buy repeatedly. And it’s obsessed about innovatively making the product to ensure ongoing global competitiveness. Case Study Industry - Manufacturing Job Role - IT ERP - Epicor

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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.

Measure the Immeasurable: Beyond Vanity Metrics

Speaker: Sari Harrison, Product Management Instructor, Product School

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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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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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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Its the Egg

Mark McDonald

It’s a paradoxical question applied to everything from innovation to evolution to change management. The answer is rather simple – it’s the egg. The “Chicken First” proponents see it the other way. It is sterile, an evolutionary dead end, an experiment.

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The Art of Human Hacking - And Why It Works?

DataFloq

It’s social engineering. Some people call it the art of human hacking, while others call it digital attack techniques. It can be both online and offline. It all depends on how the attack is executed and how convincing the lie is.

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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

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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Top 10 IT & Technology Buzzwords You Won’t Be Able To Avoid In 2020

datapine

If you don’t pay attention to new changes or keep up the pace, it’s easy to fall behind the times (and the market) while other companies beat you to the punch. This feature hierarchy and the filters that model significance in the data, make it possible for the layers to learn from experience.

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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Potholes in your Roadmap and How to Fill Them

Speaker: Hope Gurion, Product Coach and Advisor

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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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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Interview with Pragasen Pather, GM: IT Governance, Risk & Security, Sun International

Corinium

How are you creating a better-integrated security ecosystem in your organisation? My recipe to create an integrated ecosystem is to merge technology (operational and infrastructure) with business value(process) and culture(people).

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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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What Is (and Isn’t) Product Management?

Speaker: Steve Johnson, VP of Products, Pragmatic Institute

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

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.

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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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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The Evolving Role of the CDO and CAO

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

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

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.

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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Big Data is Transforming the Financial Industry at its Core

DataFloq

This industry thrives on processing market information to figure out what the next big thing is and what to do about it. Earlier this year, Investopedia published a very insightful article on the intersection of big data and the financial industry.

Build Product Progress with a Strong Data Culture

Speaker: Nima Gardideh, CTO, Pearmill

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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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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Is It Live or Is It Flape?

Sirius Computer Solutions

How much of it do you need to access at a moment’s notice? And what is it costing you to store it? Though it may come as a shock to anyone who has written the medium off as “dead,” the answer is tape. The post Is It Live or Is It Flape?

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Interview with Marlany Naidoo, Head: Information Security & IT GRC, Mercantile Bank

Corinium

How are you strategically allocating your budget/resources to deal with the growing scourge of hacks and data breaches? Spend has to be against your business appetite and not against every threat. We will never have enough money to close all the gaps. Investment is channelled towards quick detection and skilled teams to eradicate the breach. CISO Africa Insights

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

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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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’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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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.

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