While there is a lot of discussion around the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and robotic process automation (RPR), too often such conversations overlook the subject of scale and the reality that most of these trends are not technically ready for scaled out operations.Read more
“Australia’s capacity to remain competitive in the digital economy is contingent upon its ability to harness the value of data. “ – Angus Taylor, Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation
According to a recent Australian government report, by 2020, the volume of data in existence will reach 44 zettabytes, or 44 trillion gigabytes.Read more
For companies to keep systems running, evolving and adapting, employees need to grow their expertise continually. That requires access to flexible and current learning content.
Our developer teams are hard at work continually delivering courses into our learning platforms around key topic areas to allow organizations to keep pace with technology, improve architecture and strengthen client experiences.Read more
Attendees have come to expect a certain level of technology expertise and insight from a Strata Data Conference. And the recent one in San Francisco didn’t disappoint. The program now covers the entire range and ecosystem of big data tools and technologies. Read more
Six years ago, we launched WintellectNOW with just a handful of videos authored by me, Jeffrey Richter and John Robbins. The goal was to make the same hard-core developer training that we were delivering in person at Microsoft offices all over the world available to everyone.Read more
As we celebrate Women’s History Month and take the time to look at the extraordinary contributions of women to our society, I want to talk about the women who shaped my career.
My computer science master’s and Ph.D.Read more
Often startups or companies trying to move quickly and meet or exceed market dynamics believe that making a minimal viable product (MVP) is the best way to expedite both getting a product or service to market and receiving feedback.Read more
What is a full stack developer, and why are we hearing so much about it these days? When you boil it all down, a full stack developer is someone who can navigate both the front-end — any part of an application that the end-user will see — and back-end — the parts of the application that contain the logic processing, error handling, database calls and server interface of web development.Read more
Asia has experienced phenomenal growth over the past 50 years and now represents over one-third of global Gross Domestic Product (GDP), a trend the experts expect to continue. For example, BMI’s Cedric Chehab believes, “By 2030, Asia will account for the largest share of global GDP at around 40 percent.” As a result, what happens in Asia will significantly impact the global economy, so it is in everyone’s interest to have a keen awareness of the business trends that are shaping the Asian market.Read more
Thanksgiving is now but a distant memory. Black Friday and Cyber Monday are in the past too. However, as every retailer knows, the busy season has only just begun. According to industry experts, eight of the ten busiest holiday shopping days have yet to come.Read more