Monthly Archives: January 2019

Top 5 technology investments that will drive digital transformation

Some 78% of business leaders admit digital projects are not as far along in their organization as they should be, according to a Dell report. While many think enterprise digital transformation initiatives are fully underway, the majority of these projects are actually still in the early stages, according to a Dell Technologies report released on Tuesday. Some 78% of [...]

By |2019-01-30T13:39:50+00:00January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 ways to enforce company security

There are several actions companies can take to improve overall employee awareness about security. View the top five below. CIOs ranked cybersecurity as a top goal in 2018, and cybersecurity continues as a key priority in 2019. Travelers Insurance shared some interesting statistics that covered losses of more than one million dollars for a single security breach. [...]

By |2019-01-28T13:58:28+00:00January 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

6 ways data analytics are advancing the enterprise

Data analytics are now an established, valuable tool for businesses, but the way they are used is rapidly changing. Here's how. With the help of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, businesses are generating more data than ever before. This influx of information is the reason data scientist was crowned the most promising job of 2019, and [...]

By |2019-01-25T14:04:30+00:00January 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 ways to prepare for GDPR and similar privacy regulations

Data privacy is no longer a nice-to-have security commodity, but a must-have commodity. Like it or not, companies need to prepare for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), because their customers and regulators expect it. GDPR was highlighted as an issue when I spoke with Todd Wright, Global Leader of GDPR for SAS, a software analytics [...]

By |2019-01-18T13:35:18+00:00January 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The 6 biggest tech myths Americans still believe

With new technology constantly surfacing, it can be hard to know what information is true or false. Here is the truth behind some of the biggest tech myths. Technology is constantly evolving, and with this evolution comes advances in best practices. However, tips and tricks that might've worked for older devices aren't necessarily relevant for [...]

By |2019-01-14T14:17:19+00:00January 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How national language generation unlocks meaning behind dashboards

One of the biggest selling points for ongoing big data and analytics efforts has been the dashboard. Dashboards are great ways to summarize information in an eyeshot for time-strapped executives and managers. The caveat, of course, is that dashboard users must fully understand what their dashboards tell them. Sometimes, understanding a dashboard isn't so simple. [...]

By |2019-01-09T13:45:50+00:00January 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 ways poor capacity planning can sabotage a project

Every project consists of tasks that require resources in order to succeed. However, project managers often encounter challenges when trying to match resources to the tasks as needed. Why? Simply put, capacity planning, which is careful planning to match the right resources to each task at the right time, gets overlooked. Poor capacity planning can [...]

By |2019-01-07T14:18:55+00:00January 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

7 ways to accelerate digital transformation success

Strategic digital transformation is moving beyond IT to impact the entire enterprise, modernizing how companies work, compete, and grow in the digital economy, according to Altimeter's annual State of Digital Transformation report, released Thursday. "We're shifting from a 'digital'-focused approach toward digital transformation to one where digital is an enabler for purposeful enterprise-wide transformation and innovation," Altimeter [...]

By |2019-01-04T13:35:44+00:00January 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments