數據科學家 不應在「發現」中糾纏

(文章於2018年5月3日在香港經濟日報刊登)

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「數據科學家」已由十年前的冷門職業,變成炙手可熱的「筍工」,連續兩年登上美國 Glassdoor 理想職業排行榜首位。

以往靠直覺和經驗做決定的金融、物流、銷售企業,逐漸倚仗數據科學家,將數據轉化為洞見。IDC「全球大數據及分析開支指南」指,全球大數據與企業分析營業額,將由 2016 年 1,300 億美元增至 2020 年 2,030 億美元,亞太是主要區域之一。

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Building the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Adoption Index of Hong Kong

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Welcome to the first blog post, as part of our 4-part series regarding Artificial Intelligence (AI) Adoption Index in Hong Kong.

We are full-time MBA Students from The Chinese University of Hong Kong and are developing a survey regarding the adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI) by Hong Kong Small and Medium Enterprises. This project is supported by IBM Hong Kong.

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Secure Your AWS Workloads with IBM Managed Services

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IBM supports Amazon GuardDuty with both managed security services and SIEM enablement for AWS environments. IBM delivers an integrated system of analytics, real-time defenses and proven experts to help you operate securely in the Cloud.

For customers who have enabled Amazon GuardDuty, IBM can help you integrate security findings and events from AWS into your existing QRadar SIEM and security operations. IBM threat insight combines Global Threat Insight and Augmented Intelligence (AI) via second stage analytics for advanced event classification. AWS customers can also engage X-Force Incident Response services for response planning, preparation, and remediation.

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IBM Supports Amazon’s GuardDuty, a Threat Detection and Continuous Monitoring Service

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Amazon announced a new threat detection service at the recent AWS re:Invent event in Las Vegas that is designed to help protect users from security threats.

Launched by the Amazon Web Services (AWS) cloud computing division, Amazon GuardDuty uses machine learning to help identify potential anomalies and provide recommendations to reduce the risk. The intelligence-driven service aims to help IT decision-makers deal with the ever-growing range of attack vectors in the digital age.

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Three Steps to Secure Your AWS Environment Using IBM QRadar

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Moving production assets and workloads to the cloud can be hard. In the absence of care and precision, it can also be risky. With the right tools and practices in place, you can mitigate many, if not all, of these risks. You may even be able to greatly ease your transition.

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Where’s enterprise cloud adoption heading in Greater China?

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It’s hard to believe cloud computing has been around for more than a decade during which it has matured into a mainstream technology, although enterprises in the region are still to fully leverage its potential.

The cloud has accelerated IT enablement and business innovation, reducing TCO, increasing agility and enabling IT to focus on generating business value. However, while going straight to the cloud is a no-brainer for start-ups, cloud migration is inevitably less than straightforward for well-established enterprises.

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「談雲說 IT」第四回:雲與 IT 即服務

(文章亦同時被 Unwire Pro引用)

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今次為之前的三回文章來個總結。當大家想到「IT 即服務」(IT-as-a-Service),說的不單是雲系統或個別服務;所有可成為服務的 IT 功能,都應包含在內。例如啟動 (provisioning) 儲存裝置、啟動網絡/虛擬局域網段 (vLAN segment)、啟動裸機伺服器 (bare metal server) 等。

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