Why AI can’t solve unknown problems

Why AI can’t solve unknown problems

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. When will we have artificial general intelligence, the kind of AI that can mimic the human mind in all aspect? Experts are divided on the topic, and answers range anywhere between a few decades and never. But what everyone agrees…

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How AI-powered BI tools will redefine enterprise decision-making

How AI-powered BI tools will redefine enterprise decision-making

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Value-creation in business intelligence (BI) has followed a consistent pattern over the last few decades. The ability to democratize and expand the addressable user base of solutions has corresponded to large value increases. Enterprise BI arguably started with highly technical…

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The DeanBeat: Chasing away the cheaters in Call of Duty: Warzone

The DeanBeat: Chasing away the cheaters in Call of Duty: Warzone

Join Transform 2021 for the most important themes in enterprise AI & Data. Learn more. Nobody likes cheaters. I was playing Call of Duty: Warzone recently with my friend Anthony Palma, and he took down another player. That player was completely dead, not wounded. And then the player auto-rezzed, got up, and escaped. Another time,…

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Sale of Brazil’s state-owned tech firms threatens citizen privacy and national sovereignty, study says

Sale of Brazil’s state-owned tech firms threatens citizen privacy and national sovereignty, study says

The imminent sale of two government-owned companies could present serious risks to the privacy of Brazilian citizens and national sovereignty, according to research. The conclusions are part of a study published by the Inter-Union Department of Statistics and Socio-Economic Studies (DIEESE), which has analyzed 200 public sector organizations in terms of their current scope and…

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Top cloud providers in 2021: AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, hybrid, SaaS players

Top cloud providers in 2021: AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, hybrid, SaaS players

Cloud computing in 2021 has become the go-to model for information technology as companies prioritize as-a-service providers over traditional vendors, accelerate digital transformation projects, and enable the new normal of work following the COVID-19 pandemic.  And while enterprises are deploying more multicloud arrangements the IT budgets are increasingly going to cloud giants. According to a…

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Best telepresence robot 2021

Best telepresence robot 2021

How can remote workers make their presence known in their organization? How can enterprises overcome the limitations of video conferencing and enable a level of communication and collaboration that approaches on-site interaction?Telepresence robots have been on the scene for the better part of a decade, though as global upheavals reshape work and reorient attitudes toward…

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Best VR and AR headset 2021

Best VR and AR headset 2021

Always on the doorstep of adoption, never quite there. That’s pretty much described the consumer virtual reality and augmented reality landscape over the last half-decade. But consumer mixed reality is now officially worth a look thanks to increasing competition and new headsets from a variety of legacy and first-time players. As the business case for AR/VR…

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Best cyber insurance 2021

Best cyber insurance 2021

Cyber insurance is quickly becoming a must-have amid cybercrime, ransomware, and daily threats. The problem is that wading through insurers is a bit daunting. With that in mind, I went shopping. For large enterprises, cyber policies are increasing the cost of doing business. Large firms such as Equifax, Marriott, and SolarWinds all had coverage to cushion…

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Microsoft Cloud services are down for some users

Microsoft Cloud services are down for some users

Credit: ZDNet A number of users are reporting that pretty much any and all Microsoft services hosted on Azure are down, the evening of April 1. The @AzureSupport and @MSFT365Status accounts on Twitter are both acknowledging the problem and are pointing many users to non-working alternate status pages as of 5:45 p.m. ET. Users are…

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