Bob Violino

Bob Violino

Contributing writer

Bob Violino is a freelance writer who covers a variety of technology and business topics.

Articles by Bob Violino

5 tips for excelling at self-service analytics
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5 tips for excelling at self-service analytics

Organizations are accelerating their ability to make data-driven decisions by offering analytics capabilities directly to business users. Here’s how to do it right.
November 9, 2022
IT enters the era of intelligent automation
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IT enters the era of intelligent automation

Seeking to expand the benefits of business process automation, leading organizations are extending their RPA implementations with a mix of AI and machine learning.
September 28, 2022
6 traits of data-driven enterprises
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6 traits of data-driven enterprises

Few organizations are truly positioned to deliver on the promise of data-driven decision-making. Here’s how to tell if yours is one.
September 14, 2022
5 keys to a successful API strategy
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5 keys to a successful API strategy

Application programing interfaces are proving vital to driving efficiencies and value in today’s digital business world. Here’s how strategic use of APIs can pay dividends at your organization.
July 13, 2022
Supply chain woes? Analytics may be the answer
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Supply chain woes? Analytics may be the answer

Optimas Solutions, CarParts.com, and Lenovo exemplify an accelerating trend that sees organizations turning to analytics to address supply chain challenges.
April 5, 2022
Hybrid cloud hurdles — and how to address them
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Hybrid cloud hurdles — and how to address them

Mixing public cloud services with on-premises clouds is fast becoming an architecture of choice for many enterprises, which all too often fall into these common traps.
January 10, 2022
7 mistakes to avoid with low-code deployments
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7 mistakes to avoid with low-code deployments

Enterprises are ramping up ‘citizen developer’ efforts to digitize and automate business processes but use of low-code and no-code tools comes with caveats.
December 15, 2021
7 compliance mistakes to avoid
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7 compliance mistakes to avoid

Regulations related to IT systems and data are on the rise. IT leaders must do their part in avoiding common missteps that can lead to hefty fines for non-compliance.
November 23, 2021
Proving the value of analytics on the edge
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Proving the value of analytics on the edge

By pushing more analytic capabilities where data is collected, organizations are achieving greater responsiveness and efficiency. Here are three edge analytics success stories.
October 12, 2021
How to assemble a highly effective analytics team
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How to assemble a highly effective analytics team

Data-driven success hinges on strong, diverse, cross-functional data teams. IT leaders offer tips on creating and maintaining teams tuned for delivering keen data insights.
September 27, 2021
Making the most of university tech talent
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Making the most of university tech talent

From establishing tech incubators to providing STEM education grants, companies are developing deep ties to tech talent at local universities while facilitating key IT skills development.
August 4, 2021