The unprecedented impact Covid-19 has had on everyone is well documented, and as the world grapples to find a sense of normality despite the ever-changing circumstances, businesses face the responsibility of protecting employees in this unfamiliar new normal.
By Kevin Turner, Digital Workplace Strategy Lead, EMEA, Unisys.
Anybody involved in software delivery will tell you that automation is an inherently good thing. But can a devotion to test automation for its own sake throw the software lifecycle out of balance?
By Clinton Sprauve, Director of Product Marketing at Tricentis.
It’s no understatement to say businesses are currently navigating one of the most difficult and extended periods of uncertainty in recent history. Coronavirus has turned the world of work upside-down, with many businesses committing to become fully or partially remote for the foreseeable future.
By Nigel Seddon, VP Northern Europe, Ivanti.
You know you need AI. You have already committed to delivering AI, and you’re working to build your organisation into an AI-driven enterprise. To do so, you have hired top-notch data scientists and invested in data science tools -- a great start. Yet, somehow your AI projects are still not getting off the ground.
By Sivan Metzger, Managing Director of MLOps & Governance at DataRobot.
COVID-19 has widened the gap between digitally advancing and digitally struggling organizations. Our recent research found that when it comes to AI, 78% of high-performing AI organizations – those who had deployed AI at scale within their organization – continued to progress their initiatives at the same pace as before the pandemic. On the other hand, more than half of the organizations who were struggling to implement AI had to pull their projects.
Valerie Perhirin, Managing Director, Insight-Driven Enterprise, Capgemini Invent.
In the early two-thousands, I can vividly remember walking into a local electronics store and catching a glimpse of a high definition television for the first time. The quality of the visuals took television to a new level and made it feel like a truly immersive experience. It was streaks ahead of the grainy box that was sitting in my living room and I knew then it would revolutionise home entertainment. I can also remember a similar moment around the beginning of the last decade when 4K televisions began to hit the market, and we’re now seeing the emergence of 8K devices.
By Craig Charlton, CEO of SugarCRM.
The rate of change in our world continues to gather at pace and never more so in 2020. In the past decade alone the pace of digitalisation and automation has had a massive impact on our everyday lives, including how we consume entertainment, conduct our financial affairs and interact with friends and family. You’d be hard pressed to find an industry or sector that has not undergone a paradigm shift thanks to technology.
By Mary-Clare Race, LHH Chief Innovation and Product Officer.
The use of artificial intelligence (AI) is hugely prevalent in almost all aspects of our day-to-day lives including security. Looking at the security landscape, supervised machine learning (ML) is well established in threat detection but unsupervised ML and deep learning are increasingly popular tools for post breach anomaly detection.
By Jeremy D’Hoinne, Research Vice President, Gartner.
Aging data lakes, while popular in previous years through their promise of being able to provide an overview of useful business data, haven’t lived up to the expectations they were due to deliver. Instead they have struggled to provide the true visibility for transparent business decision making.
By Joe Lichtenberg, Product and Industry Marketing, InterSystems.
Gartner calls ‘hyperautomation’ the most important of the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2020. Is it worth the hype? The short answer is, “Yes.”
By Tyler Suss, Product Marketing Director at Kofax.
The importance of data is undeniable. Its uses are woven into every sector and function of the global economy. In fact, the cold, hard reality is that without having access to valuable data, you will struggle to get ahead.
By Julius Cerniauskas, CEO, Oxylabs.
Jason Beal, Senior Vice President, Global Channel and Partner Ecosystems, AvePoint, talks through the results of the company’s first MSP Global Preference Survey, with security, governance and cloud migration ranking as top priorities. MSPs are also wanting to both consolidate the number of vendors with which they deal while also bringing on board new solutions. Jason also offers some valuable advice to MSPs in terms of some key business development objectives.
Richard Clifford, Head of Innovation at Keysource, talks through some of the company’s recent customer success stories, its new cybersecurity focus, and goes on to provide some great insights into the data centre sustainability debate – with Scope 3 emissions and supply chain collaboration a major focus, alongside hybrid cooling and the edge. Richard also suggests that it might be time to move beyond the PUE metric as a measure of data centre energy efficiency.
Craig Stewart, Chief Technology Officer at SnapLogic, provides some fascinating insights as to how a combination of data and AI and Machine Learning is already providing major benefits across all industry sectors, not least in helping organisations to address major sustainability challenges; and also in allowing many businesses to capitalise on the IoT opportunity. In summary, Craig believes that few, if any, companies can afford to ignore the advantages of increased data literacy.
Mohan Naidu, FPT UK Managing Director, outlines Vietnam’s digital maturity, hence the skills companies such as FPT can offer organisations across the globe facing significant IT human resource challenges as they seek to deliver on their own digital transformation objectives. As Mohan explains, FPT’s unique outsourcing model has already attracted major global customers ahead of its planned European expansion.