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October 14, 2015
Can IBM bring cognitive computing to the masses? That's the mission for IBM's new Cognitive Business Solutions group. Also in Searchlight: Apple breaks up with VMware; Dell might buy EMC.
September 30, 2015
Making IT an integral player in your company's big data analytics platform calls for out-of-the-box thinking about IT's role. Here's some advice on how to get there.
August 12, 2015
July 29, 2015
In this Q&A, Michael Stonebraker explains why big data and ETL don't play well together and why CIOs should start thinking data curation rather than data integration.
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Forbes, CBS and US Bank use social media marketing, mobile devices, Agile project development -- and strong IT-marketing partnerships -- to drive digital projects. Continue Reading
CIOs and their application teams need to help their businesses develop a coherent digital customer strategy. Forrester Research's Stephen Powers and Mark Grannan outline the tools required to manage, engage and measure digital customer experiences. Continue Reading
Big data expert Kirk Borne talks about the power of small data and why bigger isn't always better in this SearchCIO Q&A. Continue Reading
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How does Etsy keep its platform business model in tune? Deploying up to 60 code changes a day is par for the course. Continue Reading
Enterprise mobile computing marches on, and data is proliferating. Companies need to put them together to compete effectively. Continue Reading
Mastering the art of asking questions is the hallmark of disruptive leaders; plus, read how CFOs are capitalizing on big data. The Data Mill reports. Continue Reading
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This week, Tim Cook delivered strong words on consumer privacy and how other digital companies do business. Also in Searchlight: Caitlyn Jenner beats Obama's Twitter record; Yahoo will live-stream an ESPN game. Continue Reading
The customer is already multichannel. Companies -- and CIOs -- are scrambling to catch up. It won't be easy. Continue Reading
One way for CIOs to start preparing for machine learning and artificial intelligence is to build a flexible architecture. Continue Reading
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While serving under Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the city's former CIO launched an app that integrated data from multiple sources to improve situational awareness. Now, he's taking that project to the next level. Continue Reading
In this Q&A, Igor Elbert describes Gilt's pre-emptive shipping program, which leans on his expertise in machine learning and predictive modeling. Continue Reading
Viva mobile BI! As this CIO implements a mobile-first strategy, it only makes sense to do the same with business intelligence products and tools. Continue Reading