Matt Villano

Hauling Talent By Truckload

When officials at Toyota Motor Corp.s San Francisco-based Motor Sales division opted to create an Office of the Web to handle e-business one and a half years ago, they...

Escaping a Data Sand Trap

Back in 1997, ordering golf course maintenance equipment from Cleveland-based Lesco Inc. was as difficult as trimming the courses themselves.When supplies ran low, customers—landscapers at more than 7,000 courses...

Keeping Lives In Harmony

Albert Fretz has been known to work 70-hour weeks to finish difficult projects. Fretzs bosses at Talk2 Technology Inc., a Salt Lake City-based telecommunications company, love and encourage such...

An E-Message in a Bottle

Its a chilly fall morning at the 34-year-old Robert Mondavi Vineyard, and in their offices high atop a warehouse filled with casks of wine, the duo that constitutes the...

Making Mainframe Time Machines

On a brisk and sunny day at Marist College, in Poughkeepsie, N.Y., the schools data processing facility overflows with life. An IBM S/390 mainframe computer, a new version of...

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Making the Shift to a Hybrid Work Environment

Contrary to what many believed prior to early 2020, we now know the concept of the home office actually works. This is one of...

The Asus ROG Strix G15 Advantage Laptop: For When You Want Pure Power

Last week I talked about the HP Zbook Firefly and how it compared to the HP Dragonfly Max. This week, I’d like to talk...

Precisely CEO Josh Rogers: Understanding Data Integrity

I spoke with Josh Rogers, CEO of Precisely, about the concept of data integrity: what it means, why it's so critical to effective data...

State of AI Report Finds Growing Budgets and Correlations with AI Companies

In our latest State of AI report, Appen investigated the landscape of the AI industry to try to understand its current challenges, successes, and...

Turn Your Data into Dollars

The 21st century is the age of Big Data. Now that we have data warehouses with massive capacity, cloud-operated computers with virtually unlimited storage...