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Facilities management: AI-driven enterprise SaaS tech raise efficiencies

AI-driven enterprise SaaS technology would help achieve revolutionary increases in efficiencies by enabling centralised management of buildings in real-time.

Bots-first approach: A secret formula for bank CIOs

Examine how banks can achieve synergistic benefits of robotic test automation (RTA) in pre-production and robotic process automation (RPA) in production for competitive advantage.

Hyperscale DCs optimize infra costs; virtualize data, network and compute resources

The telecom sector is arguably the world’s largest consumer of network, storage and compute resources today. The power generation and distribution sector is also seeing a huge influx of consumer data. The infrastructure needed to manage this scale of data would add significantly to cost pressures. A look at how energy and utilities can gain from Hyperscale DCs.

Bill Hoffman of the Industrial Internet Consortium talks AI, IoT and more

Founded in 2014 by a group of high-profile technology and manufacturing companies, the Industrial Internet Consortium has since blossomed into a major player in the critically important world of IoT, helping to demonstrate how the new technology can apply to a variety of commercial and industrial fields. Network World talked with the group's president, Bill Hoffman, who discussed the long, strange journey of technology's relationship with industry.

Enterprises, emotion and the rise of the ‘empathy economy’

Artificial intelligence can now detect human emotion better than people can. It’s time to get emotional about AI.

10 questions to ask before choosing a cloud services provider

Businesses, in their haste to move to the cloud, often fall for untested cloud architecture, or even an unproven cloud service provider (CSP) – often failing to make sure the CSP’s capabilities fit their own business strategy needs.

The 3Cs for every CIO to get their IT department ready for digital transformation

The IT Department, which was hitherto a “supporting” function, is suddenly being looked at as the “most critical” function for implementing their digital business strategy needs.

Indian enterprises uniquely positioned to embrace digital journey: KC Phua, Hitachi Vantara

In an interaction with IDG Media, KC Phua- Technical Director for Data Management & Protection, APAC at Hitachi Vantara, explained how data center solutions, combined with machine learning and artificial intelligence, can help large scale enterprises achieve digital transformation. 
 

Data: Challenges with the most precious asset created by digital transformation

Businesses need holistic data management practices that can link data across applications and business functions. Growing legislation has heightened the need for effective and secure data management policies.

Why Microsoft’s big bet on deep learning could go bad

Deep learning is the hottest branch of A.I., but it might not be all that deep.

Not everyone supports the 'CEO Sleepout' in Australia

CEOs' efforts are not denting the sides of a growing problem, argues Anne-Marie Elias

Cloud security doesn’t raise alarm bells: Jay Chaudhry, Zscaler

The shiny network appliances in organizations’ security infra are irrelevant as cloud is now a professionally managed utility, says Jay Chaudhry, founder & CEO at Zscaler.