Big Data Is Coming to the National Hockey League

Big Data Is Coming to the National Hockey League

This season, the league is debuting a puck and player tracking system that promises to unleash a tsunami of big data about player speed and execution Big Data – In the last decade, data and analytics have turned baseball into a bonanza of home runs and strikeouts, basketball became a game won or lost behind…
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IoT Has Spawned Entity-Based Risks -- Now What?

IoT Has Spawned Entity-Based Risks — Now What?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is driving transformational change in IT infrastructures. Connecting everything — printers, medical devices, cameras, industrial devices, door locks, cars, etc. — to the network, the cloud or both is creating a vast, porous security perimeter. In fact, it’s largely undefendable using traditional security architectures. The security problem will only grow…
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Why Getting Your Digital Transformation Story Right Is Key To Changing Workplace Culture

Why Getting Your Digital Transformation Story Right Is Key To Changing Workplace Culture

Digital Transformation – One of the most important steps a business can take when pursuing any kind of strategic plan, workforce transformation, or responsible business initiative is to make sure its leaders, people and stakeholders understand what it is you’re trying to do. Meaning, what problems are you trying to solve? What steps are you…
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Implementing Automated Machine Learning (AutoML)

Implementing Automated Machine Learning (AutoML)

Automated machine learning (autoML) is the process of applying tools to data to apply the machine learning process to a real-world problem. Applying machine learning to a new dataset is a complicated process, and autoML systems provide tools and customization options. Machine learning is now deployed across many kinds of applications, and more often than…
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Why it’s time to start talking about blockchain ethics?

Why it’s time to start talking about blockchain ethics?

Blockchain technology is changing the nature of money and organizations. We should probably start pondering the potential consequences. At first glance, the word “ethics” may seem out of place next to “blockchain.” After all, the world of cryptocurrency may be most famous for its many frauds and scams. But according to a small contingent of…
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Build Vs Buy: The ongoing enterprise software dilemma

Build Vs Buy: The ongoing enterprise software dilemma

$6 Billion United Nations Agency Launches Bitcoin, Ethereum Crypto Fund

$6 Billion United Nations Agency Launches Bitcoin, Ethereum Crypto Fund

Bitcoin – When Christina Lomazzo was a teenager, she used to hop back and forth across the U.S. Canada border for fun. A native of Ontario, with a father born in Italy, Lomazzo grew up speaking French, English, and Italian, and when things were slow in her home town she and her friends would pile…
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Why DevOps is (still) a work in progress

Why DevOps is (still) a work in progress

DevOps was supposed to fix everything, right? Okay well maybe not everything, but the coming together of Dev (developers) and Ops (operations) under the umbrella that is DevOps was meant to give us a new way of building software with greater team proximity that would ultimately result in better end products for the user. Don’t…
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The Third Rail of IT Politics

Solving the next big isue in application performance

Machine Learning Tips for Companies That Don’t Want to Upset or Annoy Their Employees: Eye on A.I.

Although many companies talk about artificial intelligence, it’s likely that the majority of their employees aren’t actually using machine-learning technologies in the workplace. One big reason for that is while executives may be excited about A.I., employees may feel threatened or even insulted that managers would force them to use tools that that they fear…
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