How CDOs Can Build Insight-Driven Organizations

Chief data officers must focus on listening to their peers in the business, delivering iterative value, and promoting their successes.

In the midst of a crisis like the one so many organizations have faced in the past year, there can be a lot of information but no obvious choice about the best course of action. In cases like these, many enterprise executives will go with their gut feeling to make a decision about a situation. After all, the organization is paying for their expertise and judgment.

But as organizations have more data than ever before and tools to gain insights

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IBM Speaks on Growing Hybrid Cloud, AI, & Quantum Computing

CES session presented possibilities that might be unlocked if these evolving technologies are put to work on urgent challenges.

Dario Gil, senior vice president and director of IBM Research, gave a talk this week at the online CES 2021 conference where he discussed the acceleration of resolving challenges through quantum computers, AI, and hybrid cloud.

He said the urgency of science has never been greater considering the pandemic but also for other global issues to come, which could include food shortages, climate change, and energy security. “What we really need to do is accelerate the rate of discovery to solve

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Remote Reshapes the Future of Work

CIOs will focus on enabling richer remote work experiences in 2021, and virtual offices could be a part of that picture.

Hospitality and travel companies weathered a rough period in the pandemic year of 2020, and the first part of 2021 doesn’t look much better so far, even though a small part of the population is already receiving COVID-19 vaccines.

But while some industries saw a huge negative impact on business due to the pandemic, others saw gigantic positive momentum. Companies that offered video conferencing and other home working technologies were among the winners. For instance, Zoom reported third-quarter revenue

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Verizon CEO Talks 5G, Drones, and Compute at the Edge at CES

Keynote speaker on the first night of tech conference laid out possibilities that are opening up through the new broadband cellular standard.

In the opening day keynote for the virtual CES conference, Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg laid out how the communications giant expects 5G wireless connectivity to be a catalyst for transformation.

The move to the higher capacity broadband standard has been trumpeted by others as the beginning of a new frontier with huge amounts of data moving wirelessly. Vestberg said the speed of 5G would reveal new possibilities that transform the world from playing video games to receiving deliveries.

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How CDOs Can Solve the Top Data and Analytics Challenge

Enterprises have made a lot of progress in becoming data driven over the past several years, but organizations continue to cite one major impediment.

As organizations look to speed up their digital transformations and technology progress, one of the big strategy questions is, what is the best approach to getting there? When it comes to data, analytics, machine learning and the rest of artificial intelligence, many organizations have appointed a chief data officer to help hasten the process.

Can one person at the top make the right technology purchase decisions and put the program on the fast track to success?

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