Data & Analytics

13 Ways Chief Data Officers Can Make an Impact Today (Tamr Blog)

In uncertain times, as the COVID-19 global crisis impacts every aspect of our lives, data is the one source business leaders can turn to for decision making. As Chief Data Officer ... More

Fighting Ransomware With Cloud Backups, Data Immutability (Wasabi Blog)

One of the biggest cybersecurity threats facing organizations today is ransomware. Ransomware is a scourge affecting governments and businesses of all sizes. It wreaks havoc on com... More

Google Cloud Releases COVID-19 Data Sets to Foster Coronavirus-Fighting AI Models (VentureBeat)

In an effort to help fight the spread of the novel coronavirus, which is projected to infect millions of people in the U.S. alone, Google today launched the COVID-19 Public Dataset... More

Report: Blockchain Top ‘Hard’ Skill for 2020 (Tech HQ)

As well as blockchain, other hard skills included things like cloud computing, analytical reasoning, AI and UX design. Soft skills included traits like creativity, collaboration an... More

MicroStrategy Honored for Enterprise Analytics, Embedded Analytics Use Cases (HITS)

MicroStrategy announced that Gartner has recognized MicroStrategy with the highest product scores in Enterprise Analytics and Embedded Analytics, in the "Critical Capabilities for ... More

3 Steps to Quickly Secure a Remote Workplace Rollout (Avanade Insights)

With the sudden spike in the demand for remote working, business leaders are looking for rapid ways to get employees working safely away from the office. But just because we’re i... More

How Tech Managers Build Data Science Talent (CIO Dive)

When tech leaders at the enterprise level lay out priorities for the year ahead, listen carefully: They'll most likely reference a need for improving their data strategy. The growi... More

AWS, IBM Launch Programs to Encourage Developers Solving COVID-19 Problems (TechCrunch)

As society comes to grips with the growing worldwide crisis related to the COVID-19 virus, many companies are stepping up in different ways. Today, two major tech companies — Ama... More

Why Integrating Network Technology, Security Makes Sense Now (Forbes)

The cybersecurity industry has seen many smart, connected, next-generation products come on the market recently, along with the services that support them. In order for those produ... More

Are You Asking Too Much of Your Chief Data Officer? (HBR)

Early on, when most CDOs were in large financial institutions, their most common roles were defense-oriented, involving the security, privacy, quality, and regulatory compliance of... More

CFO Sees Transparency as Key to Smooth Scaling (CFO Dive)

Anup Singh of tech security company Illumio hosts an "ask the CFO" Slack channel among the ways he keeps lines of communication open to employees and other stakeholders.... More

How Data Science Tools Can Lighten the Load for Cybersecurity Teams (CIO Dive)

Inside security operations centers, data science can help identify attack patterns and increase the chances of detecting threats before it's too late.... More

Data Has Become a Business Language (Tech HQ)

Going forward, the increasing use of abstraction tools will put diagrammatic representations of data in the hands of people who wouldn’t be able to fully digest the lower level r... More

How Etsy’s Google Cloud Migration Allows it to Focus on CX (Tech HQ)

The craft e-marketplace has recently completed its move to the cloud — a journey that’s been ongoing since 2017. As a result, the popular e-commerce site has been able to doubl... More

Want to Be AI-First? You Need to be Data-First (Forbes)

Those that implement AI and Machine Learning project learn quickly that machine learning projects are not application development projects. Much of the value of machine learning pr... More

Yellowbrick Data, MicroStrategy Partnership Aims to Enhance Analytics (TechTarget)

The new partnership will enable flexible scalability, support for mixed workloads and multi-cloud support. The goal is to provide actionable insights into data.... More

Quantum Technology 2020: These are the Immediate Security Threats, Opportunities (Forbes)

IDC analysts predicted that quantum computing will bring competitive advantage to 25% of the Fortune Global 500 companies by 2023. While quantum computing isn’t ready for prime t... More

Banks are Sitting on The Digital Economy’s Most Valuable Resource: Data (Forbes)

We just closed the page on a decade where data became the most valuable resource. In the 2010s, tech companies garnered significant attention, and much of their perceived value, fr... More

10 Steps to Creating a Data-Driven Culture (HBR)

Exploding quantities of data have the potential to fuel a new era of fact-based innovation in corporations, backing up new ideas with solid evidence. Buoyed by hopes of better sati... More

Agile UX in Companies: Perfecting the Way Forward (Softtek Blog)

Creating a good user experience will always be the result of many people paying attention to the quality of the final product or service.... More