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Eco-Karma: How Climate Change Is Harming Data Infrastructure


The IT industry has contributed significantly to climate change, but it seems that Mother Nature is poised to strike back. Here we examine some of the consequences of...

AI and Cats: A Wonderful Love Story in the Digital Age


People love cats, and so, apparently, does AI! Here we take a look at artificial intelligence projects focused on felines (and how they can help humans).

Advantages of Implementing Software-Defined Storage


As data growth continues to explode, the complexity and cost to store and manage data intensifies, and the need for regulatory compliance is an increasing priority,...

3 Tips to Getting The Most Out of Server Virtualization


Your company is planning a journey to the cloud, and a major step involves virtualizing your servers to get rid of all that bulky on-premise hardware. But maybe you’re...

What Is the Impact of AI on Art?


Machines have long been used in manual labor, but are they capable of more creative tasks? Here we take a look at how artificial intelligence (AI) is being used in art.

Job Role: IoT Solutions Architect


The IoT is a new and exciting world, and the IoT solutions architect is very much in demand. This professional takes part in a lot of the different steps and processes...

Straight From the Tech Experts: What Will the Defining Feature of Web 3.0 Be?


The jump from Web 1.0 to 2.0 gave us a more easily accessible, interactive web. But what can we look forward to with Web 3.0? Experts share their thoughts on this...

5 AI Advances in Publishing and Media


Artificial intelligence is making its mark on the publishing industry, with AI tools that can find, create and even verify the authenticity of the written word.

How Can Containerization Help with Project Speed and Efficiency?


Why are containers so popular, and how do they contribute to efficiency and enhanced operations? Here are some ideas from some of the pioneers of containerization who...

How AI in Health Care Is Identifying Risks & Saving Money


Medical facilities that are implementing AI and analytics are experiencing better patient care, and as a result, saving money. The trick is in knowing what data to use,...

How Can AI Help in Personality Prediction?


Sometimes humans can't even understand each others' personalities, so what if a machine could? AI is learning to predict people's personalities, which can lead to better...

Reaching for the Clouds Without Flying Too Close to the Sun


Is it time for your organization to migrate to the cloud? If so, you've got a lot of planning ahead of you before starting any processes. Set a schedule, and don't try...

A Look at the OWASP Top 10 Project: Protecting Your Web Apps


Numerous techniques can allow hackers access to your web apps, but what are the biggest risks? According to the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP), here's...

What Is a Hybrid Cloud and Why Should You Care?


Utilizing the cloud doesn't necessarily mean moving everything to the cloud or being locked into service with a single provider. With hybrid cloud, you can have a mix of...

How Blockchain Could Change the Recruiting Game


Once information is in a blockchain, it can't be tampered with, which is why there's so much potential for using blockchain to verify a job applicant's history.

Experts


What are some of the key pitfalls of big data contracts and how can companies avoid them?


Vendor contracts are always a tough topic. You always want to protect yourself or your company, but you also don’t want to be so restrictive that the vendor feels...

What should companies consider before starting to use big data as part of their BI strategy?


First you must ask the question: Are you serious about big data or not? You can’t be half in and half out on big data projects. It’s a commitment and...

What are some key ways to automate and optimize data science processes?


Data science processes in the context of machine learning and AI can be divided into four distinct phases:data acquisition and exploration,model building,model...

What are some of the key challenges of big data when it comes to digital forensics?


One of the foremost axioms of forensics, digital or otherwise, is Locard’s exchange principle. Simply put, this principle, formulated by Dr. Edmond Locard (known...

What are some of the key privacy concerns around the use of big data?


There are a few concerns for privacy when it comes to big data: customer protection, regulation compliance and usability. Ultimately, a good privacy policy for big data...