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Gen AI can be the answer to your data problems — but not all of them

Jun 12, 2024

There are currently 143 million people waiting for surgeries in lower income countries. And there are organizations ready to bring in doctors and resources —…

Key considerations to cancer institute’s gen AI deployment

Jun 6, 2024

The overhype of generative AI was unavoidable last year, yet despite all the distraction, unproven benefits, and potential pitfalls, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute CIO Naomi Lenane…

Breach and attack simulation tools: Top vendors, key features, how to choose

Jun 4, 2024

Breach and attack simulation (BAS) products help organizations understand their security posture by automating the tests of specific threat vectors. BAS typically uses MITRE ATT&CK…

Proof-of-concept quantum repeaters bring quantum networks a big step closer

May 21, 2024

Three teams – in Boston, in China, and the Netherlands – have simultaneously announced that they’ve figured out ways to store entangled photons without breaking…

Red Hat seeks to be the platform for enterprise AI

May 17, 2024

Red Hat went all-in on generative AI at its annual summit last week, offering a wide range of tools for operational and development teams to…

10 things to watch out for with open source gen AI

May 15, 2024

It seems anyone can make an AI model these days. Even if you don’t have the training data or programming chops, you can take your…

Data profiling vs. data mining: Why you need both

May 10, 2024

Data profiling and data mining may seem similar, but they serve different data management purposes. The two processes must work together to ensure quality data.…

Red Hat unveils image mode for its Linux distro

May 9, 2024

At the Red Hat Summit this week, the company unveiled a new container image deployment method for Red Hat Enterprise Linux. The new option is…

Red Hat extends Lightspeed generative AI tool to OpenShift and Enterprise Linux

May 7, 2024

Red Hat’s generative AI-powered Lightspeed tool was first announced last year for the Red Hat Ansible automation platform. This morning, as the Red Hat Summit kicks…

Red Hat introduces ‘policy as code’ for Ansible

May 7, 2024

Red Hat Ansible’s new “policy as code” capabilities will help users of the infrastructure automation platform to increase efficiency, reduce human error and improve the…

AI governance and cybersecurity certifications: Are they worth it?

May 6, 2024

The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), SANS Institute, and other organizations are releasing new AI certifications in the areas of governance and cybersecurity or…

How CIOs align with CFOs to build RevOps

Apr 24, 2024

The first use of generative AI in companies tends to be for productivity improvements and cost cutting. But there are only so many costs that…

Intel builds world’s largest neuromorphic system

Apr 17, 2024

Quantum computing is billed as a transformative computer architecture that’s capable of tackling difficult optimization problems and making AI faster and more efficient. But quantum…

What is a managed service provider? Strategic outsourcing for IT services

Apr 15, 2024

What is a managed service provider? A managed service provider (MSP) is an outsourcer contracted to remotely manage or deliver IT services such as network,…

Is the power of people skills enough to keep gen AI in check?

Apr 10, 2024

Higher-level languages, automation, low-code and no-code development platforms, and better programming environments have been gradually reducing the need for IT staff to perform low-level, routine…

What Microsoft’s error-correction milestone means for usable quantum computing

Apr 8, 2024

Microsoft, in collaboration with quantum-computing company Quantinuum, announced that they have reached a new high in quantum error correction, which finally moves the industry into a new…

Data centers warm up to liquid cooling

Apr 1, 2024

Growing adoption of artificial intelligence and other power-intensive workloads, along with regulatory pressure to reduce energy consumption, is driving a slow but steady transition to liquid…

The state of ransomware: Faster, smarter, and meaner

Mar 25, 2024

Ransomware payments hit $1.1 billion in 2023, a record high and twice what they were in 2022. The frequency, scope and volume of attacks were…

3 areas where gen AI improves productivity — until its limits are exceeded

Mar 13, 2024

Even though generative AI is a relatively new technology, it’s now difficult to imagine a world without it, given the impact it’s making, and the…

Generative AI poised to make substantial impact on DevSecOps

Mar 11, 2024

Generative AI is expected to help write secure code, improve code analysis, create tests, write documentation, and assist with many other DevSecOps functions. But the…

How GenAI helps entry-level SOC analysts improve their skills

Mar 5, 2024

Security operations centers (SOCs) are using generative AI systems to automate repetitive triage and documentation tasks, allowing entry-level security analysts to spend more time on…

For IT leaders, operationalized gen AI is still a moving target

Feb 28, 2024

The rate of companies that have either already deployed generative AI or are actively exploring it is accelerating to the point where, combined, there are…

Error-correction breakthroughs bring quantum computing a step closer

Feb 21, 2024

Quantum computing is still in its infancy, easily beaten by traditional computers. One of the biggest challenges? The fact that quantum bits — qubits —…

AI-powered 6G wireless promises big changes

Feb 12, 2024

The next evolution in wireless communication, 6G is expected to arrive in 2030, driven by ever-increasing demands for speed and bandwidth from the explosive growth…

Assessing and quantifying AI risk: A challenge for enterprises

Jan 30, 2024

Artificial intelligence can help businesses through automation or by improving existing tasks, but like any technology it comes with risks if not managed well. For…

5 data center predictions: Surging demand and tighter rules squeeze operations

Jan 29, 2024

Five key data center trends will impact operators in the coming year, according to the Uptime Institute. The research firm highlighted the top trends –…

Weighing risk and reward with gen AI vendor selection

Jan 3, 2024

In mid-November, OpenAI’s board fired the CEO of the company, Sam Altman, the guy who put ChatGPT on the map and ushered in a new…

Upskilling ramps up as gen AI forces enterprises to transform

Dec 13, 2023

Thomson Reuters is in the information business, and has been for a long time. Thomson Corporation was founded in 1934 as a newspaper company, and…

Data centers unprepared for new European energy efficiency regulations

Dec 7, 2023

Europe’s new Energy Efficiency Directive goes into effect next May, but the vast majority of data center operators aren’t able to collect the capacity and utilization…

5 ways to boost server efficiency

Dec 4, 2023

IT is under greater pressure to address energy efficiency in the data center, particularly as global regulations aimed at sustainability come into play. A key area of…