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Low-Code Player Grabs RPA for Automation

Low-Code Player Grabs RPA for Automation

Low-code platform vendor Appian is looking to provide a single platform for automation, AI and low code with a new RPA acquisition. The year 2019 marked a big one for consolidation among data, analytics, and related vendor companies as the industry reorganized for the cloud and big vendors staked their competitive positions. Now in early […]

How App Strategies Are Evolving

How App Strategies Are Evolving

“Applications” have evolved from large monolithic structures to their decomposed equivalents. The trend will continue with some interesting twists. Image: EverythingPossible – stock.adobe.com The nature of applications and the way humans interact with them has changed based on the technologies available and the philosophies of the era. There’s been a shift from monolithic enterprise applications […]

Modern App Dev: An Enterprise Guide

Modern App Dev: An Enterprise Guide

Developers don’t sit behind glass walls anymore. And citizen developers are jumping into the low end of the app pool. Just what’s going on in the insanely busy world of software application development? Image: RobbinLee — stockadobe.com Everyone in business today “feels the need for speed”. But probably none more so than application developers, who […]

The ‘Not This Year’ Tech Trends for 2020

The ‘Not This Year’ Tech Trends for 2020

Analyst firm ABI Research paired its upbeat predictions for tech concepts in 2020 with a real-world look at the ideas that aren’t quite ready for prime time. Tis the season for New Year’s tech forecasts. You see them every December: Next year is the one when technology that has been promised for years will finally […]

Bias: AI’s Achille’s Heel – InformationWeek

Bias: AI’s Achille’s Heel – InformationWeek

Bias can result in undesirable AI outcomes. A recent DataRobot survey says organizations are most concerned about its impact on trust and their reputations. Image: Stock.adobe.com Business and IT leaders are realizing that artificial intelligence should be implemented carefully to avoid unwanted results. In the race to implement AI over the past several years, most […]

8 Impactful Enterprise Technologies for 2020

8 Impactful Enterprise Technologies for 2020

While many emerging technologies are still in the conceptual stage, the following are some that could realistically be considered over the coming year. 1 of 9 As 2019 winds down, it’s at this point where we look into our crystal ball in an attempt to predict what new technologies will become “the next big thing” […]

Nationwide Express Delivers the Speed Today’s Customers Expect

Nationwide Express Delivers the Speed Today’s Customers Expect

A dev team inside the insurance company took on the task of reducing insurance quote times for customers from 30 minutes to 2 minutes. Here’s how. Every established industry today faces an existential threat in the form of a disruptive competitor that changes the way customers buy or use a product or service. The obvious […]

6 Data and Analytics Deals that Changed the Game in 2019

6 Data and Analytics Deals that Changed the Game in 2019

The data, analytics, machine learning, and AI market looks a lot different than it did a year ago following a series of big acquisitions. Here’s a look. 1 of 7 The data and analytics marketplace looks a lot different entering 2020 than it did at the beginning of 2019. This market, which includes data, data […]

It’s Time to Reconsider IT Career Paths

It’s Time to Reconsider IT Career Paths

In an ever-changing work environment, organizations are exploring new ways to keep tech experts happy in a non-management role. Image: Shutterstock Industry research into the workfroce reveals that younger workers don’t necessarily prefer a management path for their careers. Instead, they value continuous training and development, work-life balance, and a sense of purpose in the […]

AWS Offers Help for Enterprise Machine Learning Efforts

AWS Offers Help for Enterprise Machine Learning Efforts

Enterprises have been slow to move their pilot machine learning and AI projects into production, but now Amazon AWS is offering a host of new services to help. The struggle is real, as they say, when it comes to getting machine learning into production. That was one of the big messages of 2019 as enterprises […]

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