Posts by Brittany McKeon:


8 Things Every Business Needs to Do Now to Get GDPR Ready

by   |   January 18, 2018   |   Leave a comment

May 2018 will be here before you know it, and that means your business needs to be ready to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This regulation was approved by the European Union (EU) Parliament in April 2016 Read More…


You’re Thinking About Data Wrong: 3 Tips to Unlock Your Data’s Full Potential

by   |   January 17, 2018   |   Leave a comment

Studies show that 96 percent of businesses fail to unlock data’s full potential. Why? The answer is simple: We’re thinking about data wrong. A company’s data includes email, documents, social media feeds, reviews, notes and more. Companies are struggling to find Read More…


Wading Into and Out of the Trough with AI

by   |   January 15, 2018   |   Leave a comment

If you’ve been paying attention to technology trends in the past few years, the words “artificial intelligence” (AI) have been used with increasing frequency. On one side there is speculation about AI’s potential and how it will affect our future. Read More…


Blockchain

Why Your Supply Chain Needs Blockchain: Understanding the Technology and Its Link to Supply Chain Networks

by   |   January 11, 2018   |   Leave a comment

Today, there is much buzz about blockchains in various industries. Personally, I have received several inquiries about how blockchain technology can be used in supply chains. Business leaders want to understand what they are, and supply chain professionals want to Read More…


Deploying Data Science Solutions in Industry: Part 1

by   |   January 10, 2018   |   Leave a comment

Digital technologies have opened the door for huge opportunities in heavy industry. Advancements in connectivity, sensors, big data technologies, data science and automation are making theoretical paradigms such as Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things a reality. Despite Read More…


How Artificial Intelligence Can Help Fight World Hunger

by   |   January 9, 2018   |   2 Comments

The world is heading toward a huge hunger crisis. According to the United Nations, we will need to increase the world’s food production by 70% to feed the world’s population by 2050. Artificial intelligence (AI) systems have been deployed to Read More…


Achieving a Successful Digital Transformation: How the Insurance Industry Is Moving from Product Centric to Solution Centric

by   |   January 8, 2018   |   Leave a comment

It’s no surprise that many goods and services are now purchased using digital technology. In fact, there aren’t too many of us that still buy CDs and DVDs, go to a bank to make a transfer, or organize our holidays Read More…


A Lesson in Database Uptime Learned the Hard Way – and How It Changed Us

by   |   January 4, 2018   |   Leave a comment

Commanding the ever-growing volume of data required to successfully manage customer relationships and communications is an ongoing challenge for enterprises. Built to help companies organize this information, our company faced this issue during the development of our application – until Read More…


4 Data Management Trends to Watch for in 2018

by   |   December 28, 2017   |   Leave a comment

A number of trends have influenced enterprises over the past few years, including the migration of data and processing to the cloud and the adoption of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions. However, the one common thread that weaves Read More…


The Top 7 Data Jobs in 2018

by   |   December 22, 2017   |   1 Comment

It’s the time of the year when we pause to take stock of how things went this year and how we want to modify our paths for the new year. For many people, their career and how it might evolve Read More…