Technology

Infosys Continues Push Into U.S. (CNBC)

Add Infosys to a growing list of foreign companies continuing to invest in U.S. jobs amid growing calls from the U.S. administration for tougher immigration policies. Infosys on We... More

2019 IT Trend: Enterprises Will Enter an Age of Information Enlightenment (DXC Technology Blog)

As data volumes and data correlations explode, enterprises must react faster and faster to the data to capture its value, especially since its value decays over time. The value may... More

​6 Reasons Why AI Adoption Will Thrive in 2019 (Tech Republic)

1. The democratization of AI. Much like cloud computing in its early days, business users and IT initially scratched their heads around the abstract concept of AI. In the case of c... More

IBM to Sell Some of its Software Products to HCL for $1.8B (Reuters)

HCL Tech will buy seven software platforms from IBM, giving it a larger clientele and allowing it to step up its presence in areas such as commerce, security, and marketing — an ... More

Salesforce Doubles Down on Japan With Dedicated $100M Fund (Tech Crunch)

The Japan Trailblazer Fund is Salesforce Venture’s first local fund in Asia. The firm’s VC arm has backed 40 startups in Japan since 2011, that’s a fractional of its portfoli... More

AWS is Arriving On-Premises with Outposts (DCD)

Amazon Web Services has unveiled AWS Outposts – a family of products that allows enterprise users to bring the company’s infrastructure on-premises. Outposts include compute an... More

Narrow AI Is Limited, But Humans Can Fill the Gaps (Digitally Cognizant Blog)

If there’s been a theme for this year, it’s artificial intelligence. But most intelligent systems around us use what’s called “narrow intelligence” or “narrow AI” rat... More

3 Reasons Why Tech Workers Look for a New Job (Tech Republic)

Tech professionals are generally satisfied with their current employers, but the vast majority say they are still open to roles at other organizations, according to a new report. O... More

Security Trends Your Company Needs to Embrace in 2019 (Entrepreneur)

3. The authentication revolution. Even though the value of the information we store online continuously grows larger, the tools we use to keep that data safe remain woefully obsole... More

Study: IT Professionals Concerned About Cyberwarfare, End Users, Conducting International Business (ZDNet)

It's not a matter of "if" companies will become a victim of a cyberwarfare or cybersecurity attack but "when," as both types of attacks grow more sophisticated daily, putting milli... More

Is AI the Key to Operational Excellence in Supply Chains? (Invenio Blog)

The ability of humans to interpret the vast amounts of data being collected in supply chains and derive useful, actionable insights from it can be limited simply by the amount of i... More

Study: 83% of Tech Leaders Say IT Certifications are Valuable, But Experience Wins (Tech Republic)

Many organizations offer certifications for technology workers and project managers, some of which can drastically increase an employee's salary. Some employers argue that these ar... More

IBM Watson IoT’s Chief Data Scientist on Ethical Deep Learning, Building AI Humans Really Need (Dataconomy)

Romeo Kienzler: "AI needs data. If you have enough data, an AI can learn anything. This is stated by the universal function approximator theorem. Even a single hidden layer neural ... More

7 Cloud Technology Trends That Will Impact Your Business in 2019 (TechGenix)

Solutions are getting more diverse: Broader and broader cloud technology adoption rates bring with them the diversity of technology and service delivery models. For a while the cho... More

Why Blockchain Developers ‘Can Earn $158K’ (BBC)

WEF analysts have included “blockchain specialists” in a list of 50 occupations that will rise in importance over the next four years. And alongside this will be an increasing ... More

Gartner: Top 10 Strategic IoT Technologies, Trends Through 2023 (eWeek)

Infonomics and Data Brokering - Last year’s Gartner survey of IoT projects showed 35 percent of respondents were selling or planning to sell data collected by their products and ... More

New York City Could Be the Biggest Winner of Tech’s West Coast Exodus (VentureBeat)

The New York City metro area could soon more closely resemble the Bay Area. That’s if, as reports indicate, Amazon chooses New York’s Long Island City neighborhood as one of tw... More

IBM, Seagate Launch Blockchain-Based System to Fight Counterfeit Hard Drives (Cointelegraph)

IBM and data storage firm Seagate have announced a joint initiative to fight counterfeit hard drives using blockchain technology. The project will reportedly use IBM’s Blockchain... More

IBM Scores Another Lab Win With ‘Sierra’ Going Online at Lawrence Livermore (Forbes)

With its Power9 technology, IBM has been on a roll in the HPC segment. Now IBM has announced another lab announcement with “ Sierra,” a joint supercomputer project with the U.S... More

The Workforce Needs AI – But AI Needs Human Workers, Too (Forbes)

Amid rapid advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies, there’s mounting anxiety about what the rise of AI and automation will mean for millions of work... More