How AI will impact your IT career

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are eating up workloads at IT help desks, in cybersecurity, and other IT tasks, stirring significant concern over the long-term impact AI will have on jobs — even in the IT industry. And the concern isn’t unfounded. According to a recent report from Tata Consulting Services, in 12 out of the 13 major industry verticals, IT is the most frequent user of AI, with more…

January 16, 2018
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How AI could revolutionize project management

From software development to construction to logistics and finance, every company has projects that need planning, managing and monitoring. But the tools we use to do that are often complex, designed for specialists and don’t do as much as they could to warn about potential problems. Could AI-powered decision support systems and automation make more of your projects successful by reducing costs and mistakes, analyzing risks, making things more efficient…

January 12, 2018
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NVIDIA swings for the AI fences

The company you know for its gaming and graphics tech has transformed into an AI powerhouse. Its next frontier is being an autonomous vehicle powerhouse and a household name. Source: http://www.zdnet.com

January 11, 2018
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IDG Contributor Network: If artificial intelligence changes everything at work, then education must change, too

At the end of 2017 if it didn’t become abundantly clear that artificial intelligence is well on its way to changing everything that matters about the way we work, then you weren’t paying attention. The examples were too numerous to list, but here’s a few: In 2017 AI systems beat human doctors at detecting irregular heartbeats, tracked player statistics for NFL football fans, and out-bluffed the world’s best poker players…

January 11, 2018
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IDG Contributor Network: 2018 predictions: AI, SaaS and the evolution of IT

Organizations today are under increasing pressure to move faster to stay relevant. It requires CIOs to embrace a new way of thinking about IT, one that distributes the IT function throughout the business rather than concentrates it in a single team. Below are five technology trends that I predict will have a major impact on businesses in 2018. 1. Safe self-service IT will hit a stride 2018 will be the…

January 10, 2018
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IDG Contributor Network: Artificial intelligence is not a threat to human society

Seriously, are you not bored of people like Elon Musk or Stephen Hawking, who are frequently claiming that artificial intelligence (AI) is a big threat to human society? Those discussions let people think AI is going to steal everyone’s job and start the next world war. Even worse, it fuels expectations to a point that the general public is getting the idea that AI research has recently made quantum leaps….

January 10, 2018
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