Dennis McCafferty

Dennis McCafferty, a contributing writer for eWeek, Baseline and CIO Insight, has more than 20 years of experience as a writer. He has covered a variety of technology and business topics for a number of publications, including those of Ziff Davis. Dennis was also an editorial staffer for USA Weekend, the nation’s second-largest magazine, with more than 22 million readers.

How to Make Data More Manageable—and Trustworthy

“The data is wrong. … We can’t format it with our existing tools. … There’s so much of it—coming from everywhere! We can’t keep up with it all!” Do...

Seven of the Coolest–and Best-Paying–Jobs in Emerging Tech

In the Digital Age, we often contemplate which professions today won’t exist five or 10 years from now. But, fortunately, innovation is creating new ones to replace them, with...

Organizations Seeing Less Resistance–and Greater Trust–for AI Initiatives

The C-suite is giving less pushback. Customers are more willing to disclose their personal data to improve the customer experience (CX). And modern professionals aren’t quite as jittery these...

The Next 7 Steps in Convergence of Technology, Business—and Humanity

Things are looking good for tech workers: The global IT industry will grow in value by at least 4 percent to $5 trillion—with an upside of 6.4 percent—over the...

Six Trends for 2019 That Will Redefine Enterprise Tech

Big data/analytics, the cloud and even the Internet of Things (IoT), virtual reality (VR) and artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML) have either already emerged as part of the organizational mainstream,...

Latest Posts

Four Keys to a Successful SaaS Solution in Healthcare

The healthcare industry is known for its reliance on antiquated legacy infrastructure, reluctance to adopt newer digital transformation technology that’s common in other sectors,...

Cisco’s Country Digital Acceleration Effort Aims to Boost Digital Transformation

Solving the world biggest challenges and making the world a better place for everyone is something most large businesses talk about, but action is...

Satori’s Ben Herzberg and Yoav Cohen on Securing Your Snowflake Data Cloud

I spoke with Satori executives Ben Herzberg and Yoav Cohen about the key points in their new book, “Snowflake Security: Securing Your Snowflake Data...

eWEEK TweetChat, Dec. 14: Predictions for Tech in 2022

On Tuesday, December 14, at 11 AM PT, @eWEEKNews will host its monthly #eWEEKChat. The topic will be “Predictions for Tech in 2022,” and...

SAS’s Kimberly Nevala on How to Optimize Data Analytics for Success

I spoke with Kimberly Nevala, Strategic Advisor at SAS, about the value of analytics training and the importance of listening to staff as tactics...