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May 11, 2017
Businesses that want to use machine learning to glean more data from end-user apps can benefit from new AI capabilities in Microsoft developer tools. Plus, Office gets an AI upgrade.
May 10, 2016
The information management industry has a tidal wave of changes to deal with as Millennials push new ways of managing and sharing data through cloud and new collaboration tools.
April 26, 2016
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina has managed to navigate a tenuous triangle -- IT, business units and HIPAA regulatory requirements -- and bring elements of its operations to the cloud.
March 24, 2016
New features in Microsoft's cloud BI tool give users a raft of data visualization capabilities, including the ability to analyze Power BI data in Excel.
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