Maria Korolov

Contributing writer

Articles by Maria Korolov

8 secrets of successful AI projects
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8 secrets of successful AI projects

Artificial intelligence holds great business promise, but it takes more than a working model to create scalable, transformative change
May 27, 2021
The quest for end-to-end intelligent automation
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The quest for end-to-end intelligent automation

AI-powered process automation remains piecemeal, but new innovations are arising to fill the gaps, bringing the promise of fully intelligent automation that much closer.
May 13, 2021
How AI is revolutionizing training
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How AI is revolutionizing training

Pressed by the need to fill skills gaps, organizations are turning to artificial intelligence to transform stagnant training approaches into continually evolving upskilling strategies.
April 7, 2021
AI makes edge and IoT smarter
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AI makes edge and IoT smarter

Implementing artificial intelligence at the edge can not only reduce latency and networking costs but also improve security and unlock the power of distributed intelligence.
March 25, 2021
AI governance: Reducing risk while reaping rewards
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AI governance: Reducing risk while reaping rewards

With AI moving from pilots to production, enterprises must establish cross-departmental oversight strategies focused on data quality, compliance, ethics, and more.
March 18, 2021
Decision intelligence: The new BI
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Decision intelligence: The new BI

Business intelligence systems and strategies are being augmented with AI and machine learning to provide decision-making context and recommendations across the enterprise.
March 4, 2021
Organizational learning: Your key to AI success
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Organizational learning: Your key to AI success

Instituting formal processes to embrace the learnings of small-scale AI efforts and promulgate them throughout the enterprise is essential to business transformation.
February 11, 2021
9 emerging job roles for the future of AI
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9 emerging job roles for the future of AI

Artificial intelligence is fast proving a business differentiator. Here are the key roles and skills you may soon need to fill for your AI A-team.
July 2, 2020
Explainable AI: Bringing trust to business AI adoption
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Explainable AI: Bringing trust to business AI adoption

For many organizations, AI remains a mystery not to be trusted in production, thanks to its lack of transparency. But demand, advances, and emerging standards may soon change all that.
September 24, 2019
Rethinking software development in the AI era
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Rethinking software development in the AI era

Data is fast replacing code as the foundation of software development. Here’s how leading organizations anticipate processes and tools transforming as developers navigate this paradigm shift.
September 11, 2019
6 reasons why AI projects fail
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6 reasons why AI projects fail

Data issues are among the chief reasons why AI projects fall short of expectations. But if you can learn from the mistakes and commit to the long term, your AI efforts are more likely to pay off.
August 6, 2019
AI’s top use cases today
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AI’s top use cases today

Enterprises are undertaking AI pilots and putting artificial intelligence into production. Here’s where leading organizations are placing their bets — and seeing early results.
July 24, 2019
Anatomy of an enterprise-scale AI strategy
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Anatomy of an enterprise-scale AI strategy

Looking to move beyond point solutions and proofs of concept? Here’s what it takes to develop to a holistic AI strategy honed for business results.
July 16, 2019
RPA and AI: Business process automation gets smart
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RPA and AI: Business process automation gets smart

Organizations seeking to reap the full benefits of robotic process automation are beginning to see artificial intelligence as a key technology for optimizing their process flow.
May 30, 2019
AI technology: When to build, when to buy
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AI technology: When to build, when to buy

Deciding whether to buy off-the-shelf AI or build your own AI-based business solutions is a complex equation based on available talent, business needs, desired outcomes, lock-in comfort and a rapidly evolving market.
April 9, 2019
How AI is revolutionizing financial services
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How AI is revolutionizing financial services

From customer service to risk management, artificial intelligence is ushering in the next financial revolution — as long as compliance issues can be addressed.
March 28, 2019
8 key roles of successful AI projects
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8 key roles of successful AI projects

As enterprises further develop artificial intelligence projects, they are finding that some roles are essential to success. But the right talent can be hard to find.
March 12, 2019
9 biggest hurdles to AI adoption
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9 biggest hurdles to AI adoption

Early adopters are beginning to reap real business results from artificial intelligence implementations. But rolling out an AI initiative isn’t without its challenges.
February 26, 2019
How IoT can improve IT operations
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How IoT can improve IT operations

From data center monitoring to connected kegerators, sensors, internet of things projects are inching their way into IT departments, reaping efficiencies, increasing security, and bringing teams together.
January 4, 2019
Workplace AI: Emerging technologies, ethical questions
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Workplace AI: Emerging technologies, ethical questions

Workforce-focused AI offers significant upside, but short-term gains might backfire in the form of lower employee morale, higher turnover, lower productivity, and public relations backlash.
December 11, 2018
5 ways AI is transforming customer experience
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5 ways AI is transforming customer experience

Companies are increasingly turning to artificial intelligence to help strengthen customer relationships, provide unique experiences, and increase revenue.
October 23, 2018
Augmented reality edges into IT operations
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Augmented reality edges into IT operations

Enterprise augmented reality can offer some benefits to IT operations, but high prices and usability issues are hindering adoption
September 19, 2018
How AI is revolutionizing manufacturing
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How AI is revolutionizing manufacturing

From predictive maintenance to digital twins, artificial intelligence is ushering in the next manufacturing revolution — if not for shortages of skills, data, and standards.
September 6, 2018
Reskilling IT for the AI era
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Reskilling IT for the AI era

AI expertise is in short supply and high demand. Here’s how companies are filling the gap by training staff on the skills necessary to make the most of artificial intelligence.
August 8, 2018
How health care orgs are addressing AI challenges
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How health care orgs are addressing AI challenges

Health care companies are embracing artificial intelligence for everything from drug research to diagnostics, but challenges centered around privacy, data and the AI ‘black box’ remain.
August 1, 2018
How AI is reshaping IT operations
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How AI is reshaping IT operations

IT organizations are adopting AI-based tools to improve support, optimize infrastructure, and predict system breakdowns, freeing up staff for higher-value tasks.
June 13, 2018
How IoT will reinvent supply chain management
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How IoT will reinvent supply chain management

Companies are increasingly adding IoT to their logistics operations in pursuit of greater visibility and efficiency in their supply chains — and to stave off disruptions to come.
May 23, 2018
How AI will impact your IT career
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How AI will impact your IT career

AI is fast becoming a go-to technology for business transformation, shaking up roles across the enterprise. Here’s how to make the most of this inevitable evolution.
January 16, 2018
The future of ERP is AI
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The future of ERP is AI

Despite cultural barriers and legacy tech, AI is poised to take over ERP functions, with ERP vendors adding new machine learning features and enterprises keen to investigate.
December 20, 2017