Commentary

A Verizon report highlights how big data complexity and a shortage of data science talent are hurdles for an IoT implementation, but we also have to remember the key best practice of having a business goal as part of any analytics initiative....

The Russians spent a year inside the Democratic National Committee before they were discovered. It took five months for OPM to catch the thieves that stole the records of more than four million federal employees. Intruders broke into Yahoo’s systems in 2013, and we don’t...

Data breaches are all over the news. Yahoo admitted that at least 500 million user accounts were affected by a 2014 cybersecurity breach. The 2016 election season was filled with revelations gleaned from stolen emails. The Justice Department, Internal Revenue Service, the US Navy, and...

As he stood before a crowd at the annual economic forecast luncheon of the Wisconsin Bankers Association, Gov. Scott Walker was upbeat about what 2017 promises for the state. His caveat, however, was all about people. To be specific, Walker wants to ensure there are enough...

Everyone is shouting about how dramatically the global world of commerce has evolved, changed and moved forward, but how about us and our own smartness? Victory constantly surrounds all of us all the times and taps us to open up and become victorious...

There's been a positive change in the enterprise computing business of late; more product announcements truly are focused on how technology can help a company do business. I wish I could go back in time and figure out when the IT sector made the transition...

If you aren’t delivering on-time results, these 5 factors may be preventing your success. How would you rate your leadership brand? If timely results aren’t part of your identity, five significant roadblocks may be stopping you. We ask clients these questions: Are they delivering on-time results? If...

For many years in Wisconsin, the number of success stories in the high-growth sectors of the economy were few and far between. Epic in Verona, Plexus in Neenah, Logistics Health in La Crosse and Promega in Fitchburg remain among the most familiar stories of companies born...