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Can AI Replace DevOps Engineers ?

DevOps.com

Let's figure out what AI does well, where it falls short, and whether DevOps professionals should fear it and start re-skilling today.

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Generative AI’s killer enterprise app just might be ERP

CIO

Enterprise resource planning (ERP) is ripe for a major makeover thanks to generative AI, as some experts see the tandem as a perfect pairing that could lead to higher profits at enterprises that combine them. The use of gen AI with ERP systems is still in its early days, but the combination is expected to provide several benefits, including helping employees create specialized ERP functionality on their own through code wizards, says Liz Herbert, a Forrester analyst and lead author of the report

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How to Fix ‘AI’s Original Sin’

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Last month, TheNew York Times claimed that tech giants OpenAI and Google have waded into a copyright gray area by transcribing the vast volume of YouTube videos and using that text as additional training data for their AI models despite terms of service that prohibit such efforts and copyright law that the Times argues places them in dispute. The Times also quoted Meta officials as saying that their models will not be able to keep up unless they follow OpenAI and Google’s lead.

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What’s behind OpenAI’s appointment of an ex-NSA director to its board

CIO

OpenAI has appointed a former director of the US National Security Agency (NSA) to its board to help oversee safety and security. The company’s appointment of retired US Army General Paul M. Nakasone is likely motivated by its need to turn a profit, a Gartner analyst said. Avivah Litan, distinguished VP analyst whose primary coverage areas include AI security and blockchain, had nothing but praise for his experience, but predicted his stay with the company will not last long.

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Provide Real Value in Your Applications with Data and Analytics

The complexity of financial data, the need for real-time insight, and the demand for user-friendly visualizations can seem daunting when it comes to analytics - but there is an easier way. With Logi Symphony, we aim to turn these challenges into opportunities. Our platform empowers you to seamlessly integrate advanced data analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting into your applications, transforming raw data into actionable insights.

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The Most Strategic Leaders Excel in 4 Disciplines

Harvard Business Review

Strategic fitness is a leader’s ability to learn from and adapt to their environment to set direction and create a competitive advantage. A study of 77 C-suite executives over four years found that strategically fit leaders excel in four disciplines : 1) Strategic fitness, or setting clear direction and calibrating when necessary; 2) Leadership fitness, or refining their style to meet the moment; 3) Organizational fitness, or investing in thinking about the future state of the business; and 4) C

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When Your New Boss Is a Micromanager

Harvard Business Review

Building a relationship with a new boss can feel daunting, and it can be especially difficult if you feel like you’re being micromanaged. In this article, the writer talks with two experts about what to do in this demotivating situation. The first step is to figure out what’s behind your boss’s micromanaging tendencies. Maybe they’re genuinely trying to help, but their methods and cadence don’t match your work style or expectations.

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La salud conectada gana protagonismo en un contexto de digitalización de los servicios

CIO

En el contexto acelerado de digitalización motivado por la pandemia, la salud digital ganó protagonismo en unas sociedades con unas mayores necesidades de conexión. De hecho, la mayoría (63%) de organizaciones sanitarias , tanto biofarmacéuticas como de tecnología médica, ya tiene productos de salud conectada en el mercado o en fase de desarrollo. Independientemente de la fase de desarrollo de sus productos, las organizaciones sanitarias prevén que la salud conectada contribuya a generar más de

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Kremlin calls NATO chief’s nuclear weapons remark an ‘escalation of tension’

Ooda Loop

On Monday, the Kremlin stated that a remark made by NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg stating that the NATO military alliance was holding talks on the decision to deploy more nuclear weapons was “an escalation of tension” Stoltenberg told Britain’s Telegraph newspaper that NATO members were in the process of consulting […]

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The 7 sins of user support

CIO

Look no further than the 2024 IT marketplace, where the best paying jobs are predominantly technical, and attributes like strong communications and soft skills are all too often deemphasized. It’s no wonder that IT professionals spend their time honing their technical skills, and then end up speaking in technical acronyms that few people understand.

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Generative AI Deep Dive: Advancing from Proof of Concept to Production

Speaker: Maher Hanafi, VP of Engineering at Betterworks & Tony Karrer, CTO at Aggregage

Executive leaders and board members are pushing their teams to adopt Generative AI to gain a competitive edge, save money, and otherwise take advantage of the promise of this new era of artificial intelligence. There's no question that it is challenging to figure out where to focus and how to advance when it’s a new field that is evolving everyday. 💡 This new webinar featuring Maher Hanafi, VP of Engineering at Betterworks, will explore a practical framework to transform Generative AI pr

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Palo Alto Networks Hits the Mark in MITRE Managed Services Evaluation

Palo Alto Networks

MITRE Engenuity ATT&CK® Evaluations for Managed Services : menuPass + ALPHV BlackCat Today, MITRE Engenuity unveiled the results of its second ever ATT&CK Evaluations for Managed Services. For the second consecutive year of this evaluation, we accurately identified the adversaries and their techniques and proudly delivered an exceptional report with crucial information for response and remediation.

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Compliance, security, and the role of identity

CIO

Every day, modern organizations are challenged with a balancing act between compliance and security. While compliance frameworks provide guidelines for protecting sensitive data and mitigating risks, security measures must adapt to evolving threats. However, the terms are often conflated, or one—usually compliance—is seen as a box to check as a means to support the other—security.

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Research: Customer Referrals Are Contagious

Harvard Business Review

New research reveals the surprising power of “referral contagion,” where referred customers not only buy more but also refer 30-57% more new customers than others. This phenomenon, observed across industries, is driven by social factors like the perception of referring as appropriate and the tendency to befriend similar people. A simple experiment, reminding referred customers of their referral origin, increased successful referrals by 21%, highlighting the potential for leveraging referral psyc

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Los 10 mayores problemas de TI en la actualidad

CIO

Los CIO tienen una agenda desbordante, con numerosas cuestiones críticas y complejas que dominan su tiempo y atención. No es sorprendente que la capitalización de la inteligencia artificial (IA) encabece la lista de tareas pendientes, al igual que lidiar con las expectativas, la seguridad y la confianza adecuadas en torno a ella. Gestionar el cambio también es vital para los CIO hoy en día.

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Deliver Mission Critical Insights in Real Time with Data & Analytics

In the fast-moving manufacturing sector, delivering mission-critical data insights to empower your end users or customers can be a challenge. Traditional BI tools can be cumbersome and difficult to integrate - but it doesn't have to be this way. Logi Symphony offers a powerful and user-friendly solution, allowing you to seamlessly embed self-service analytics, generative AI, data visualization, and pixel-perfect reporting directly into your applications.

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Debugging Kubernetes: Troubleshooting Guide

Dzone - DevOps

As Kubernetes continues to revolutionize the way we manage and deploy applications, understanding its intricacies becomes essential for developers and operations teams alike. If you don't have a dedicated DevOps team you probably shouldn't be working with Kubernetes. Despite that, in some cases, a DevOps engineer might not be available while we're debugging an issue.

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Telefónica Tech e IBM lanzan una solución de IA y datos en el mercado español

CIO

Telefónica Tech e IBM han sellado una alianza en España para desplegar soluciones de inteligencia artificial (IA), analítica y gobierno del dato en un entorno “heterogéneo y cambiante, para poder extraer todo el valor de las mismas en los procesos de negocio”. Estas estarán unificadas e la plataforma SHARK.X, que será abierta híbrida y multicloud y especializada en gestión de datos e IA.

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Generative AI for Farming

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

We’re planning a live virtual event later this year, and we want to hear from you. Are you using a powerful AI technology that seems like everyone ought to be using? Here’s your opportunity to show the world ! AI is too often seen as a “first world” enterprise of, by, and for the wealthy. We’re going to take a look at a Digital Green ’s Farmer.Chat , a generative AI bot that was designed to help small-scale farmers in developing countries access critical agricultural information.

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La IA generativa revolucionará el ERP

CIO

Los sistemas de planificación de recursos empresariales (ERP) están a punto de dar una nueva vuelta de tuerca gracias a la IA generativa. Aunque el uso de esta última tecnología dentro del ERP aún es emergente, los expertos esperan que este tándem proporcione a las compañías y sus empleados diversos beneficios, como ayudar a los trabajadores a crear funcionalidades del ERP especializadas por su cuenta a través de asistentes de código, como afirma Liz Herbert, analista de Forrester y autora princ

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12 Reasons Snowflake Costs Get Out of Control — And How to Solve It

With no barriers to entry you can get started with Snowflake for next to nothing, but as you may already know, costs can quickly spiral out of control. While usage costs can be better managed for your internal BI use case, Snowflake costs skyrocket for SaaS providers because the need to deliver real-time, interactive analytics in a multi-tenant environment is always on.

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Only 10% of Organizations are Doing Full Observability. Can Generative AI Move the Needle?

DevOps.com

Generative AI, powered by large language models (LLMs), introduces a transformative solution to the challenges of modern observability.

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PortAventura World lanza Pawla, el ‘chatbot’ concebido para mejorar la experiencia en el resort

CIO

PortAventura World se sube al carro de la inteligencia artificial (IA) generativa con el lanzamiento de su nueva herramienta para mejorar la experiencia del visitante y satisfacer todas sus necesidades durante su estancia en el resort. Bautizado como Pawla, se trata de un chatbot diseñado para comprender y responder a todo tipo de consultas, hacer recomendaciones y guiar a los visitantes teniendo en cuenta todas las especificidades de cada uno de los parques y servicios de PortAventura World.

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Streamline financial workflows with generative AI for email automation

AWS Machine Learning - AI

Many companies across all industries still rely on laborious, error-prone, manual procedures to handle documents, especially those that are sent to them by email. Despite the availability of technology that can digitize and automate document workflows through intelligent automation, businesses still mostly rely on labor-intensive manual document processing.

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Salesforce debuts gen AI benchmark for CRM

CIO

Salesforce today announced a first-of-its-kind gen AI benchmark for CRM, which aims to help businesses make more informed decisions when choosing large language models (LLMs) for use with business applications. “Customers don’t just want the best model,” explains Clara Shih, CEO of Salesforce AI. “They want to make sure it’s the best model that’s compliant, fits their security standards, and doesn’t break the bank.

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Using Data & Analytics for Improving Healthcare Innovation and Outcomes

In the rapidly evolving healthcare industry, delivering data insights to end users or customers can be a significant challenge for product managers, product owners, and application team developers. The complexity of healthcare data, the need for real-time analytics, and the demand for user-friendly interfaces can often seem overwhelming. But with Logi Symphony, these challenges become opportunities.

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Shift Left is Dead

DevOps.com

By setting up a strategy and outlining product and IT requirements, developers need not take shortcuts and security risks.

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Three ways AI is raising the stakes around endpoint security

CIO

AI has made endpoint security even more challenging by accelerating attacks, raising the value of information at the endpoint, and making seemingly benign data highly sensitive. Read the three things you need to know. AI is supercharging attacks Generative AI is accelerating the volume and sophistication of attacks, allowing bad actors to evade traditional defenses.

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Resource Management in Kubernetes

Dzone - DevOps

Kubernetes is a container orchestration platform that automates application management like deployments, scaling, etc. While there are many benefits of Kubernetes, one key feature is its resource management. This blog walks through how resource management works on Kubernetes and includes technical details and examples.

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How Hendrick Motorsports wins with Z by HP

CIO

Stock car racing has grown to become one of the largest spectator sports in America, a fandom that is expanding across the globe. Every year, NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing) sanctions more than 1,500 races at over 100 tracks in the US, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, and Europe. Hendrick Motorsports, one of NASCAR’s most decorated teams, has earned 18 driver’s championships and more than 350 wins across all three major series since the team’s inception in 1984.

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Embrace AI: Make Your VoIP Service Stand Out

Dialogview is revolutionizing VoIP services with its AI-powered platform, which is now available for white labeling. Our solution autonomously resolves over 68% of customer queries in more than 40 languages, dramatically reducing your team’s workload. With advanced conversational AI, Dialogview understands customer sentiments and queries in real time, without any button presses needed by users.