2018-01-03 blogs.wsj.com 3,665Erik Brynjolfsson, a professor at MIT Sloan, discusses the current state of machine learning in the enterprise and shares guidelines for determining which tasks are most suited for automation.
2018-01-08 blogs.wsj.com 1,846Blockchain's ability to handle large volumes of transactions where no parties need to know nor trust each other, makes it the perfect tool to manage data generated by the micro-transactional nature of streaming music, says CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawsky-Berger.
2017-11-23 blogs.wsj.com 1,442While bank boards know there are a number of bank robberies, they don’t expect to eliminate them completely. Corporate boards should begin to think about cyber risk in similar terms, said Ed Amoroso, now CEO of TAG Cyber LLC.
2017-11-17 blogs.wsj.com 1,415Deep learning and quantum computing entered the mainstream in 2017. CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawasky-Berger sees in the emerging field of AI-powered computer vision the potential for dramatic improvements within the medicine, agriculture and transportation fields. But quantum? Someone please him know when the technology is ready to leave the research labs.
2017-11-23 blogs.wsj.com 1,323As the data and analytics company automates a growing number of manual business operations, it is having to rethink many of its processes, says CIO Krishna Nathan.
2017-11-15 blogs.wsj.com 1,282Investment firm T. Rowe Price Group on Tuesday unveiled its annual global market outlook for the coming year, including for the first time a breakout assessment of “technology innovation and disruption.”
2017-10-25 blogs.wsj.com 706Firms turning to connected devices for data on customers or production processes are pushing central software platforms to the edge, says Forrester Research.
2018-02-17 blogs.wsj.com 499Feeding the new global middle class; how big tech is stifling competition; China takes on the U.S. in artificial intelligence dominance.
2018-04-13 blogs.wsj.com 159While we're still learning how to best deploy artificial intelligence throughout the economy and society, early business implementations confirm that AI is set to have a huge impact on business processes, CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawsky-Berger writes.
2018-06-25 blogs.wsj.com 150The customer experience, that is, making each of a company's clients feel special, increasingly is the key factor for a business to stand out from its competitors, says CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawsky-Berger.
2017-12-16 blogs.wsj.com 126Tools powered by artificial intelligence will create more jobs than they eliminate within the next three years, the IT research firm predicts.
2017-11-13 blogs.wsj.com 124"The IoT area is probably one of the fastest growing data types we have in the company,” Bill Braun, CIO at the energy giant, told CIO Journal in an interview. “You can’t buy a motor or a valve now that doesn’t come with four or eight sensors on them, even if you don’t want them."
2018-06-15 blogs.wsj.com 122CIO Journal Columnist Irving Wladawsky-Berger calls AI a new kind of research tool--"an invention of a method of inventing"--with the potential to open up new avenues of inquiry and enable a new approach to innovation itself.