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How Do You Define Unfair Bias in AI?

DataRobot

Art is subjective and everyone has their own opinion about it. When I saw the expressionist painting Blue Poles , by Jackson Pollock, I was reminded of the famous quote by Rudyard Kipling, “It’s clever, but is it Art?”

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How to Move Beyond a Monolithic Data Lake to a Distributed Data Mesh

Martin Fowler

Many enterprises are investing in a centralized data platform to provide support for business insights and (hopefully) automated decision making. Having worked with several of these organizations, my colleague Zhamak Dehghani feels there are fundamental problems with this common approach.

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5 Critical Setbacks in Agile Transformation!

Scrum.org

We have been experiencing a radical change in terms of market dynamics and economic models for the last few decades. In fact, we are shifting from a world where giant companies are kings to a world where clients are kings, in other words, from a production-oriented world to a new service-based world.

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Strangler Pattern: How to Deal With Legacy Code During the Container Revolution

OverOps

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on April 26, 2018. It has since been updated to reflect advancements in the industry. When we say “technical debt”, what’s the first thing that comes to your mind?

Organizing for Customer Centricity

Speaker: Tatyana Mamut, Head of Product, Nextdoor

Most companies today say they are “customer centric.” Yet many still make decisions primarily based on competitor threats, technical architecture, or executive opinions. So what sets apart those that talk the talk, and those that walk the walk? Join Nextdoor's Head of Product Tatyana Mamut, PhD as she outlines the 7 habits of truly customer-centric companies.

10 Exceptional Strategies For Extraordinary Executives

N2Growth Blog

Most extraordinary executives would agree that business practices evolve over time, and our experiences turn into knowledge. My such experience has inspired this article, 10 exceptional strategies for extraordinary executives. As a coach, my goal is always to see my client succeed.

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What does the Scrum Master do all day?

Scrum.org

. It was 8:59 am on Monday. It is another week which I think is going to be amazing. Last week our company just got another round of investment. The company is now strategizing to scale agility throughout the company. .

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Top Benefits of Dynamics CRM Integration with SharePoint

OTS Solutions

Benefits of the Sharepoint integration with Dynamics CRM. Sharepoint is a highly used document management and team collaboration resource created and maintained by Microsoft.

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How to use your Android as a 2FA key

The Parallax

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.—Google Google just made it much, much easier for Android device owners to protect themselves with one of the safest extra security layers available to consumers. If you have a phone or tablet running Android 7.0

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Product thinking in a data platform

Martin Fowler

Distribution of the data ownership and data pipeline implementation into the hands of the business domains raise an important concern around accessibility, usability and harmonization of distributed datasets. Zhamak explains that this is where the learning in applying product thinking and ownership of data assets come in handy. more…. skip-home-page

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Contact Center Cloud Migration Done Right

Speaker: Sheila McGee-Smith, Founder and Principal Analyst, McGee-Smith Analytics

Many companies are in the midst of migrating their contact center to the cloud. Understanding how best to execute the transition of premises to cloud is part of that process. Join contact center industry analyst and No Jitter blogger Sheila McGee-Smith as she discussed tried and true best practices for avoiding the potential pitfalls of CX migration.

Saying No - Tips for the Product Owners

Scrum.org

Saying No is an integral part of any Product Owner's job. In this short video, I explore the reasons why we might be saying Yes when No is a more appropriate answer (these reasons are from a great book by Dominica DeGrandis Make Work Visible ) and how to say No when you need to.

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How to Overcome Monitoring Challenges with Kubernetes

OverOps

As more and more companies pivot to providing software as a service, end users have come to expect that ‘service’ to always be available, fast, responsive, error-free, and to be continuously updated with new features.

How to automate testing for Google Assistant Apps?

Xebia

The best way to avoid regressions and get fast feedback during development is automated testing. Especially if you’re testing manually by speaking to your voice app. The logic of your voice app is implemented in a webhook called a fulfillment.

How AI and machine learning are improving customer experience

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

From data quality to personalization, to customer acquisition and retention, and beyond, AI and ML will shape the customer experience of the future. What can artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) do to improve customer experience?

Walk a Mile in Your Customer's Shoes

Speaker: Steven Haines, Founder and CEO, Sequent Learning Networks

Product professionals use phrases like "voice of the customer," and "user experience" so often that it can be easy to lose sight of their actual meanings. How can we, as product professionals, learn to keep customers and users at the heart of our work? Join Steven Haines, globally recognized thought leader and author, as he guides us through a memorable journey demonstrating how you can walk a mile in their customer's shoes. He'll explore how, by developing true empathy for your users, you can ensure you're creating the features and products they actually want.

How Do 200+ Scrum Masters Deal With Problems Outside Of Their Control?

Scrum.org

Changing the way we work is extremely difficult?—?we we all know this. It requires us to find novel solutions to wicked challenges, to deal with cultural baggage (‘the way we do things here’) and to bring along the people needed to make a change successful.

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Kafka Replication: The case for Mirrormaker 2.0

Cloudera Engineering

Apache Kafka has become an essential component of enterprise data pipelines and is used for tracking clickstream event data, collecting logs, gathering metrics, and being the enterprise data bus in a microservices based architectures.

The Role of Bots in DevOps

DevOps.com

DevOps has evolved from its infancy into a mainstream focus area for a majority of CIOs. DevOps has become a main focus and has been shaping the world of software and infrastructure engineering and operations for the last few years.

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Toward the next generation of programming tools

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Programmers have built great tools for others. It’s time they built some for themselves. In a Quora post , Alan Kay lamented the state of tooling for programmers.

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How To Take Action on Customer Discovery

Speaker: Nick Noreña, Innovation Coach and Advisor, Kromatic

We all want to build successful products - and that means satisfied customers. Before anything else, you must understand what problems you can solve. The best way to do that is to get out of the building and start asking questions. But how can you make the most of those conversations, and ensure that you walk away with productive insights? Join Nick Noreña, educator, entrepreneur, and currently Innovation Coach and Advisor at Kromatic, as he covers how we can effectively action our findings from customer discovery conversations.

Introduction to Creative Reframing

Scrum.org

Creative reframing is an excellent facilitation and professional coaching technique that allows you to explore problems from various, sometimes unusual and unexpected angles. In the next video , I will talk about some strategies that an agile coach can use with the creative reframing.

The 3 Types of Nonprofit Dashboards — and How to Build Each One

TechSoup

So much data is available to your nonprofit — through your CRM, Google Analytics, social media analytics, email analytics, and beyond. When you make a dashboard, the goal should be to deliver the right data from the right time frame to the right people so that a business decision can be made.

How to Throw an Exception

DevOps.com

The post How to Throw an Exception appeared first on DevOps.com. Blogs ROELBOB

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The topics to watch in software architecture

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Microservices, serverless, AI, ML, and Kubernetes are among the most notable topics in our analysis of proposals from the O’Reilly Software Architecture Conference.

Make an Impact with Analytics and Journey Maps

Speaker: Kirui K. K., Co-founder and CEO of Tanasuk Africa

If you want to offer a better user experience, it can be tempting to track each and every data point in your product. However, this can quickly get complicated and overwhelming as you collect more and more data. How do you know which metrics will help you improve? Kirui K. K., Co-founder & CEO Tanasuk Africa, wants you to know that analytics don't have to be complicated to make an impact - no matter the size of your company. Join him as he explains how to create a customer journey map, then use that map to figure out the metrics you need to know - and how to use them.

Motherhood and Leadership

Scrum.org

My mother was the first person who showed me unconditional love. My mother gave me direction and supported me along whatever journey or passion I was chasing. She picked me up when I fell. Celebrated with me in all my accomplishments. She put me in my place when I got cocky.

Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerability CVE-2019-0708 Addressed in Patch Tuesday Updates

Tenable

Microsoft has released its May 2019 Security Updates, which includes a fix for CVE-2019-0708, a critical remote code execution vulnerability affecting the Remote Desktop Service. Background. Microsoft has released its monthly security update for May.

Kubernetes Adoption: Are You Ready?

DevOps.com

Enterprises are rapidly embracing a cloud-first strategy and microservices play a pivotal role in this journey.

Making Facebook a scapegoat is a mistake

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

Breaking up Facebook won't solve the disinformation or privacy problems. It might well make it harder for Facebook to work on those problems. Chris Hughes, a co-founder of Facebook, recently wrote an opinion piece for the New York Times presenting an argument for breaking up Facebook.

Your Post-Launch Toolkit for Understanding Your Users

Speaker: Brittney Gwynn, former Director of Product, Simple Health

If you've ever launched an MVP, you know that the journey has only just begun. How do you figure out what to do next? You know that you need to look at how different user segments react, but how do you quickly distinguish signal from noise so you can iterate and improve? Join Brittney Gwynn, former Director of Product at Simple Health, as she explains how you can use early customer feedback, usage data, and continuous experimentation to optimize your journey to product-market fit. Whether you're at a brand-new company, or looking to innovate within a more mature organization, or anywhere in between, you'll come away with a new skill set, ready to make the most of your launches.