Thu.Jun 06, 2019

Marketing Is All About Moments: Don’t Wait For Them; Create Them

Forrester IT

(Dave Novitzky contributed to this blog.) Marketers’ attempts to profile, segment, and model customers implies that consumers are static and can be fully defined, but they are anything but.

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Could This Be The Real Reason to be Afraid of Artificial Intelligence?

CTOvision

A robotics researcher afraid of robots, Peter Haas, invites us into his world of understand where the threats of robots and artificial intelligence really are. In his view, we really need to worry about the bias and ethical issues around AI.

YouTube’s Algorithmic Pedo-Failure

Forrester IT

This week, YouTube turned to Facebook and said, “Hold my beer.” Yesterday after intense pressure the platform decided to demonetize channels that promote hate speech and discrimination. And in a terrifying story on Monday, the New York Times reported that YouTube’s recommendation engine surfaces videos of partially clothed children to viewers who’ve watched similar videos […]. artificial intelligence (AI) ethics google

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Preparing for a future with Artificial Intelligence: Great and funny video with Robin Winsor

CTOvision

This is a fun, and funny, and insightful video by Robin Winsor that captures some of the key dynamics around AI we should all be tracking. It’s often said that history repeats itself. Many times in the course of our history, new technologies have wiped out entire workforces. Will that happen again?

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.

Call to Participate — How Is Your Firm Speeding Responses To Customers?

Forrester IT

James Staten and I would like your help. Companies in today’s digital era must act and react quickly and efficiently across all departments and teams. Weigh in: what is your firm’s strategy for tackling this complex and essential challenge? If you believe your company can offer insight into this stream of research, reach out to […]. age of the customer

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vSphere Automation Masterclass Free Webinar

Anoop

Subscribe YouTube Channel [link]. and Facebook Page to get latest updates. link]. Automation is key to maximizing the potential of vSphere, especially if you’re managing multiple systems and want to achieve as much with your time as possible.

What’s the Future of ERP software in a Fintech Niche?

Datacponomy

Today, customers globally want to buy bespoke goods, made within the time and delivered at the right place. The production of the future will be focused on the personalized market which will respond to the demand changes. How would this tendency affect the future of ERP software?

Interview with Dan Goerdt, President and Co-Founder of Flexagon

Flexagon

From operating system development to middleware product development and more, Dan Goerdt had no lack of experience heading into the formation of Flexagon five years ago. As we get ready for Kscope19 (where Dan will be presenting!)

Configuring Power Scheme with a PowerShell One-Liner

Mick's IT Blog

Recently, we decided to change the power scheme on machines during the build. This can be quickly done using the powercfg.exe, but I wanted to be sure it always set correctly. Plus, the GUID associated with a power scheme can be different, so I wanted to specify the power scheme by the name.

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The Six Principles of Persuasion

Speaker: Michael Carducci, CTO, Mago:Tech

As senior tech leaders, we often fall prey to thinking that a “good idea” and logical case is sufficient to get the desired response and result. We might be trying to get our CEO on-board with investment in a new technology or a rearchitecture effort, or we might want culture or process changes by our team. Our “good idea” is simply the beginning. An idea must be communicated; a case must be made; and ultimately other people must be persuaded to get onboard. Michael Carducci brings a fascinating background to this webinar. He’s a technologist and regularly works to help senior leaders improve their results. He’s also a professional mentalist and has been a student of psychology, human behavior and the principles of influence for nearly two decades.

Humans' Fascination with Artificial General Intelligence

Information Week

Is transhumanism our destiny? One thing that everyone seems to agree on is the inherent risk to humanity when (or if) it happens. And that we should be scared

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Top 8 Advantages of an Interactive STEM Curriculum

Kitaboo

What is STEM? The acronym STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. More recently, arts were added to this educational model, as educators believed that art and creativity play an important role in the understanding of the former subjects in the STEM Curriculum , thus changing the acronym from STEM to STEAM. Although they can be used interchangeably. Why is STEM Training Important?

Cloud Hadoop Competition Hits MapR, Cloudera

Information Week

MapR has filed a notice that it could shut down in mid-June, and Cloudera said that customers are holding off on signing new deals

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Three Causes of Getting Stuck at the State of Problem-Solving Impasse

Future of CIO

Generally speaking, a problem is a difference between an expectation (vision or intention) and the actual situation (current reality) coupled with a negative feeling.

Schema Evolution Patterns

Speaker: Alex Rasmussen, CEO, Bits on Disk

If you want to make your development team squirm, ask them about database schema changes or API versioning. Most development teams struggle with changing database schemas and updating API versions without breaking existing code. Alex Rasmussen is an expert in helping teams through these struggles. His talk will examine database schema changes and API versioning as two instances of schema evolution: how your systems respond when the structure of your structured data changes.

The Best “Abstract” Quotes of “Digital Master” June 2019

Future of CIO

" D igital Master ” is the series of guidebooks (27+ books) to perceive the multi-faceted impact digital is making to the businesses and society, help forward-thinking organizations navigate through the journey in a systematic way, and avoid “rogue digital.”

The Weekly Insight of the “Future of CIO” 6/7/2019

Future of CIO

Blogging is not about writing, but about thinking, brainstorming, innovating and sharing. The “Future of CIO” Blog has reached 2.8 million page views with 5700+ blog posting in 59+ different categories of leadership, management, strategy, digitalization, change/talent, etc.