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March 04, 2021
The tech industry has made some progress in improving gender diversity in recent years, but some populations have been excluded from this progress.
September 15, 2020
The job of the chief data officer is expanding to be more strategic as the need for organizations to connect and make sense of vast sums of data continues to grow.
September 26, 2019
IBM reported it certified 140 new data scientists, the first to be certified under a program IBM developed with The Open Group to address the dearth of data scientists.
April 16, 2013
He could have been part of Microsoft's meteoric rise in the 1980s, but Quintiles Inc. global IT director John Poonnen seized another day.
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