Let’s Use the Pandemic As a Turning Point for Diversity and Gender Equality

Throughout my career, I’ve experienced first-hand how a progressive approach toward diversity and gender equality can deliver vast and unique business benefits. My first job after earning my MBA, for example, was at a German software startup whose progressive outlook on labor practices led us to experiment with everything from part-time work to job sharing […]

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With IIoT, Start with Business Goals, Not Engineering Tasks

Everyone is talking about digital transformation, Industry 4.0 and artificial intelligence (AI). Nobody wants to be left behind. For industrial businesses, this interest often leads to business leaders directing their engineering teams to deliver an industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution. But despite all their accomplishments, engineering teams are shutting down IIoT projects at an […]

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When There’s No Time to Waste, It’s Time for Advanced Tools Such as AI (Part 8)

With large numbers of people suffering and dying from COVID every day, there’s no time to waste. As a result, we’ve been driven to meet this challenge with the most advanced care strategies and latest technological tools available. Key factors for success that we’ve identified include collaboration and the ability to understand complex interrelated factors […]

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Want a Better Employee Experience? Make the Shift from SLA’s to XLA’s

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic, enterprises are driving their digital roadmaps to provide employees with secure and continuous access to IT resources, from anywhere and at any time. To do this well, the IT infrastructure must always be “on.” However, the actual employee experience goes well beyond having IT resources accessible without disruption. […]

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The Magic Behind the XPRIZE Pandemic Response Challenge – and Why It Matters (Part 7)

The recently concluded XPRIZE Pandemic Response Challenge reveals the role advanced artificial intelligence (AI) can play in helping to find solutions to humanity’s greatest challenges.  The competition challenged AI practitioners to develop not only better models to predict where the COVID-19 pandemic is headed, but also to recommend what we should do about it: that […]

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The Search for COVID Answers Begins with the Right Data (Part 6)

When the COVID-19 pandemic struck, businesses had more questions than answers: Which policies would stem the spread? What’s the best way to distribute vaccines? How can we safely reopen? While many questions are still being debated, it’s clear what distinguishes leaders from laggards: preparedness with data, artificial intelligence (AI), the cloud and agile practices. The […]

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