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Africa's Aspiring Innovators

by Jeffrey Mann  |  September 30, 2015

One of the perks of being a symposium conference chair is that I get to try some fun things, particularly at a smaller event like the one just closing in...

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Smart Machines - Time for Digital Justice?

by Robert Hetu  |  September 25, 2015

A digital justice system utilizes smart machines to adjudicate based on extensive knowledge and a built in bias toward the presumption of innocence. In its most aggrandized form the digital...

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Are You Preparing For the Future When Millennials Become Digital Octogenarians?

by Peter Sondergaard  |  September 14, 2015

My sons are 10 and 19, which would put them at the trailing end of the millennial generation. They are the target of most start-ups in the technology space, maniacally...

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The Internet of Things Will Give Rise To The Algorithm Economy

by Peter Sondergaard  |  June 1, 2015

It’s hard to avoid. Almost every CEO’s conversation about how IT is driving innovation inevitably comes back to the potential of big data. But data is inherently dumb. It doesn’t...

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My Personal Hajj to a Technical Mecca

by Jack Santos  |  May 18, 2015

This Wednesday I'll be down in Boston for the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium.  It's their 12th year, and I have been to most, long before I worked for Gartner - I started...

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Are Regulators Enablers or Inhibitors of Digital Business?

by Peter Sondergaard  |  May 13, 2015

In my conversations with CEOs and CIOs, it’s become increasingly common that they mention the regulator of their specific industry. (And the mention is rarely favorable!) More often than not,...

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How many cloud types do you know?

by Michael Maoz  |  April 30, 2015

All that it takes is one major rumor about a software company takeover to drive folks into a frenzy. But really: NOW they get excited? Relax - there are only a...

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Same Challenges For CIOs, Different Regions of the World

by Peter Sondergaard  |  March 23, 2015

Over the past couple of weeks I have spent a lot of time with CIOs both in the US and Europe, learning more about their mission-critical initiatives and some of...

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Two Peas In a Digital Pod: The CIO and CSO

by Peter Sondergaard  |  February 23, 2015

CEOs know all too well the amount of jockeying, competition and political maneuvering that happens in their leadership team. In the C-suite, it's simply the way business gets done. CIOs...

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Digital Business Requires a New Approach to Digital Security

by Peter Sondergaard  |  January 30, 2015

January must be listed somewhere as the official month of “all-day meetings.” This is the time of year when CEOs and their teams hunker down with leaders throughout the business...

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