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For Marketers, Product Management, and Sales Leaders – Deal ScoreCard from TechTarget Research offers first hand data from buyers that are looking for solutions now. Not based on panels, captive respondents or cultivated members, Deal ScoreCard draws from the largest IT buying audience on the pla…READ MORE
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — While some argue there is no such thing as a smart city, U.S. cities continue to work to earn the title.
Some of this is about nomenclature, of course. Practitioners say that the term smart city focuses too much on technology-centered gadgetry rather than people-centric sol…READ MORE
Alfresco Software has updated its open source process automation, content management and information governance software.
The immodestly named Alfresco Insight Engine creates dashboard-style statistics and data trend reports that previously required what the company decries as more arduous and ti…READ MORE
In this contributed blog post, Russ Shaw, founder of Tech London Advocates & Global Tech Advocates explains that the UK’s tech ecosystem has the potential to be the best in the world, as long as diversity is part of the picture.
Over the past five years, the UK tech sector has reached unpre…READ MORE
OMG. Can our long international nightmare be over? HP won a criminal case against Autonomy, the e-discovery vendor it bought in 2011 for more than $10 billion, of which it had to write off $8.8 million, claiming that the U.K. company had inflated its value.
Sushovan Hussain, “the former chief f…READ MORE
Discovering the PowerShell version you’re using can be an interesting task.
The automatic variable $PSVersionTable was introduced in PowerShell v2. On my Windows 10 version 1803 machine for Windows PowerShell I get
In an information technology landscape full of platforms, the ‘data science platform’ is now an official thing – but what is it, or what is one?
The curiously named John Snow Labs company is a specialist in Artificial Intelligence DataOps (that’s operations with a specific focus on data …READ MORE
The fintech sector in the North is a different shape to its London counterpart with a real shortage of startup businesses. But that doesn’t mean it does not have potential to grow.
While there are many companies in the broader Northern England fintech sector, doing IT for financial services, th…READ MORE
SAN FRANCISCO – Pure Storage will push the theme of a “data-centric architecture” at its annual Accelerate user conference that begins Wednesday.
Data-centric architecture is Pure’s description for its new flash strategy. The strategy revolves around the concept that the storage array is …READ MORE
The old putatively Chinese curse goes “May you live in interesting times.” And in that sense, interesting is the adjective I’d apply to networking in Window 10 Version 1803 of late. My previous blog post explained my difficulties in resolving a NetBIOS name, only to figure out that it was case-sensi…READ MORE
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How effectively is your organization investing in health data analytics? Find out why investing in data is critical for healthcare organizations in this week’s roundup.
1. Healthcare data analytics success grows when IT advises execs – Dave Bernard (SearchHealth…READ MORE
Recently Archive360 has been Included on Microsoft List of Partners Helping Customers in Their GDPR Journey. The list is a part of the Microsoft’s latest blog with the title “Leverage the Channel Ecosystem to Create GDPR Offers”. GDPR or the General Data Protection Regulation is impacting all organi…READ MORE
Self-service business intelligence (SSBI) is an approach to data analytics that enables business users to access and work with corporate data even though they do not have a background in statistical analysis, business intelligence (BI) or data mining. Continued…
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“Whereas guide…READ MORE
What’s life like in the Apple Authorized Service Provider program?
The example of ComputerCare, a computer repair and IT consulting firm with offices in Santa Clara, Calif. and Seattle, sheds some light on that topic. ComputerCare has been an Apple Authorized Service Provider, or AASP, since 2008…READ MORE
It’s the bearded one’s 200th birthday this year. Much of the mainstream media has marked the occasion, including the Financial Times, that pre-eminent “capitalist” newspaper.
Why should Computer Weekly be any different? After all, one of our more distinguished alumni is Paul Mason, these …READ MORE
One of the most commonly misunderstood version control commands is git cherry-pick, and that’s a real shame because the ability to git cherry-pick a commit is one of the most useful skills a developer can employ when trying to isolate a software bug or fix a broken build.
What is git cherry-pick?
One of the roles I play in the little software communities I belong to is a bit of an ambassador. I am approachable, easy-going, and tend to flit about between communities. If people feel like they don’t “belong” at a “Agile” event, a “Test” event, or a “DevOps” event, they might know me, and feel…READ MORE
The government announced this month a brand new method for submitting divorce applications: it can now all be done online!
The digital route is intended as a less stressful option than the fusty old paper-based system, which apparently saw many applications deemed unsuccessful because of mistakes o…READ MORE
Michael Ringman, CIO at TELUS International, has a unique vantage point on artificial intelligence and how the technologies under the AI umbrella are developing. He’s helping build an artificial intelligence competency for TELUS’s customer contact center and for its IT services company, which suppo…READ MORE
E-commerce in Asia-Pacific is booming, with 71% of consumers in the region already shopping online. But so is the risk of fraud, with one in five consumers falling victim, according to new report from Experien.
The report, co-authored with IDC, also found that over half of consumers would switc…READ MORE