BrandPost: Artificial Intelligence Opens New Frontiers in Healthcare

All healthcare providers share the goal of treating more patients, cutting the cost of healthcare, and achieving better patient and business outcomes. With these goals in mind, many providers are now embracing solutions for artificial intelligence. AI promises to help healthcare providers deliver better outcomes by improving preventive medicine, enhancing diagnostics and enabling clinicians to treat more patients. With AI applications and systems, healthcare providers can easily sift through large…

January 17, 2019
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How university partnerships are priming tech talent pipelines

CIOs frequently lament the dearth in tech talent when discussing the challenges to their digital transformation efforts. To help fill this void, enterprises are increasingly turning to a tried and true source: higher education. But with a twist. To read this article in full, please click here (Insider Story) Source: http://www.cio.com

January 17, 2019
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BrandPost: Cloud Verified: How Singtel is Inspiring Creativity & Innovation

Singtel is one of the world’s largest telecommunications companies. Based in Singapore, it provides a complementary array of workforce mobility solutions, data hosting, cloud, network infrastructure, analytics, and cyber-security capabilities. It also offers mobile, broadband, and TV services that more than 700 million people use to stay connected.  Trustwave, a Singtel company, is also a global managed security services provider, with customers in 96 countries, 10 advanced security operations centers,…

January 16, 2019
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Making the shift to product-based IT

It’s a familiar failing of many IT projects. As teams move from one project to the next, “it’s almost like every program starts with a fresh mindset, instead of trying to iterate on what we’ve already launched,” says Sreelakshmi Kolli, vice president of IT at Align Technologies. “They lose continuity of thought.” But Kolli is working to change that mindset at the global medical device company by adopting its first…

January 16, 2019
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Digital transformation is more than a slogan

Digital transformation requires vision, leadership, process change, and technology. But as important as any of that, says Arthur Hu, CIO of Lenovo, is changing the “hearts and minds” of every employee in the company. I caught up with Hu to learn how he uses everyday innovation, identity, and teamwork to challenge long-held ideas about technology operations at the $43 billion global high-tech company. [ Be sure to learn the secrets…

January 16, 2019
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BrandPost: AI Systems Push Data To Its Limits

Roy Kim leads FlashBlade products and solutions team at Pure Storage. Previously, Roy spent eight years at NVIDIA, leading product management and marketing efforts focused on artificial intelligence and analytics, helping drive a start-up within the company to a multi-billion dollar business. Roy has Masters of Computer Science and Bachelors of Science from M.I.T. IDG recently sat down with Roy Kim, an artificial intelligence and deep learning expert at Pure…

January 16, 2019
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IDG Contributor Network: One CIO’s perspective on the people, process and technology formula for business success

When Harold Leavitt coined the phrase people, process, and technology in his 1964 paper, Applied Organization Changes in Industry, he never imagined how often it would be used in identifying the key components for business success. However, many companies focus on process and technology as the two primary components with not enough emphasis on the people component. An IBM study supports this premise stating that that business transformation initiatives ignore…

January 15, 2019
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BrandPost: How AI Can Make You a Next-Generation CIO

To say a CIO’s job is difficult is a gross understatement. Carrying out routine IT duties and deploying cutting-edge innovations makes for a tough balancing act. Toss in the fact that every CIO in the world is now under pressure to produce a game-changing AI strategy and you’ve got what seems like a recipe for career derailment. But I believe AI is different — and presents a massive opportunity for…

January 15, 2019
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BrandPost: How ‘Mobile-First’ Mindsets for Companies like Uber and Pitney Bowes Are Fueling Business Growth

Connected workforces are vital for today’s enterprises, which count on mobile teams that can share information quickly and easily to increase productivity, efficiency, and flexibility. Many companies have specific needs that are best met with Android solutions. Uber, SAS, and Pitney Bowes are three good examples of how adopting a “mobile-first” mindset translates into innovation and business growth. Scaling the Business Uber began as a peer-to-peer ride sharing company and…

January 15, 2019
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Best practices for hiring and recruiting on LinkedIn

If you’re trying to fill available roles at your organization, you want to advertise your vacancy where the job-seekers are — for many companies, that means LinkedIn. With a network of approximately 590 million job seekers worldwide, LinkedIn is a great option, says Monica Lewis, group product manager, head of jobs, SMB and diversity at LinkedIn. LinkedIn offers a number of options for companies seeking to find candidates through its…

January 15, 2019
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