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Low Code: Development Platforms See Surge of Interest

By Dick Weisinger

Gartner has seized on the popularity of low-code programming and identified/branded the industry as Enterprise Low-Code Application Platforms (LCAP). Products in this category include Mendex, Power Apps by Microsoft, and OutSystems. According to Garter, Low-Code platforms have reached a “plateau

Technology: Gartner Picks Emerging Tech Trends

By Dick Weisinger

Gartner’s Emerging Technology Hype Cycle tries to identify the early-stage technologies that have the potential to be most transformative to businesses in the coming years. The list identifies areas that business executives should consider for potential investment. Melissa Davis, VP

Artificial Intelligence: The Importance of Explainability

By Dick Weisinger

Explainable AI (XAI) is the application of artificial intelligence that produces results that include the reasoning for how the solution was achieved. Early AI algorithms, especially in the areas of Machine Learning and Neural Networks, could often produce stunningly accurate

Digital Hygiene: Daily Habits to Minimize the Threat of Cyber-Hacking

By Dick Weisinger

Personal hygiene relates to good health, grooming, and well-being. In a similar way, ‘digital hygiene’ refers to actions and behaviors that promote digital security and that minimize the chance of cyber theft and vulnerabilities. Examples of good digital hygiene practice

Semiconductors: Moore’s Law Gets a Reprieve?

By Dick Weisinger

It’s dead. No, it’s alive. Moore’s Law seems to survive despite the annual death knell. Gordon Moore predicted in 1965 that the number of transistors on a computer would double every two years. For more than 50 years the ‘law’