Entries by Michal Itzhaki

Episode #16: How the Coming Tsunami of AI & Automation Will Impact Every Aspect of Enterprise Operations – Capgemini’s Tom Ivory

In this episode, we’ll learn that whatever jobs are lost due to digital transformation will be more than replenished by new positions including many that don’t currently exist, why every business that wants to remain viable must become a digital business, and how a college student studying art history might be just as qualified to become an AI expert as a computer science major.

Episode #15: Leveraging Predictive Analytics to Transform IT from Reactive to Proactive – Business Data Leadership’s Theresa Kushner

In this episode, Theresa Kushner share with us some of the unexpected ways predictive analytics can be used, how a new occupation called “Business Scientist” might be the key to alleviating the drastic shortage of data scientists, and what the single most unrealistic expectation is plaguing the field of predictive analytics.

5 Tips for Managing the Changes of Digital Transformation

Today’s business leaders are focused on digital transformation. What they often fail to consider is how much transformations like these alter the very essence of their organization. In some instances, a company might modify its entire business offering after going through a successful transformation. This may require a complete realignment of how you approach the […]

Smart CIOs know AIOps is the key to maximizing efficiency

In today’s volatile marketplace, businesses in every industry are focusing on cutting costs. Unfortunately, some folks still view IT as an expense and an area in which the metaphorical belt can be tightened. What they don’t realize, and what an increasing number of CIO’s are embracing, is that implementing AIOps can actually result in reduced […]

3 Ways Virtual Assistants are Transforming the Service Desk

A few years ago, the chatbot phenomenon swept the consumer world. Today, people are becoming more and more at ease using conversational AI and virtual assistants to do everything from set their doctor appointments to planning travel. Yet, despite this consumer-driven craze, one area that seems to have been left largely in the dark is […]

Attention MSPs: How a hybrid approach could be your next opportunity

It’s happened time and time again: large corporations wavering between total in-house IT and complete outsourcing, only to discover that neither option provides a truly cost effective and efficient solution. Such was the case with European oil company Rompetrol, who seesawed between both approaches, all the while wasting value time, money and resources only to […]

Episode #14: How Automation Can Reduce the Risks of Cyber Security Threats – Toast’s Naor Penso

In this episode, Naor breaks down for us why cyber security professionals should view automation as an asset in their never-ending struggle against bad actors, what metrics IT security executives should focus on when evaluating the effectiveness of automating security operations, and why automation is one of only two realistic ways to mitigate the cyber security talent shortage.