ITL Recap: Open Source Technology Solutions for Addressing Data Quality

What challenges does your organization face in addressing Data Quality issues? Last Friday at our IT Leadership Group meeting Divakar Khanna, Director at Optum Data Solutions and Ansh Sarkari, Principal Engineer at Optum Data Solutions lead an informative discussion on the topic, Open Source Technology Solution for Addressing Data Quality. A huge thank you to Optum for…

PMO Recap: Project Life Cycle Models: Implementation Strategy and Considerations

Project life cycle implementation can be an extensive and difficult process. Last Friday at our Project Management Office Group Meeting, John Danzl, Senior IT Project Manager at LTCG facilitated a boisterous discussion on Project Lifecycle Models; Implementation Strategy, Tactics, and Considerations. A huge thank you to LTCG for hosting us!  If you are thinking about a PLC implementation, what…

IT Leadership Recap: Machine Learning 

We’d like to thank Land O’ Lakes for hosting our most recent IT Leadership meeting. Aayush Agrawal; Sr. Data Scientist, Cort Lunke; Big Data Architect and Chakra Sankraiah; IT Director of Innovation at Land O’ Lakes, Inc. facilitated an informational discussion on the topic of Machine Learning.   Like many other organizations these days, Land O’ Lakes is turning to data analytics…

ITL Recap: IoT Security

At last weeks Leadership Meeting we learned that we are always being watched!  I want to thank Brian Greenberg for engaging us on the topic IoT Security and how to protect ourselves from the increasingly advanced network of hackers.  I would also like to thank Coopers Hawk and Relativity for hosting our meeting. Now let’s…

PMO Recap: Seeing Beyond Scope

A huge thank you to Andrew Schmidt, Program Manager, Network PMO at Xcel Energy and Cindy Hoffman, Sr. Manager, Enterprise Data Governance at Xcel Energy for sharing their experience and takeaways on the topic: Seeing Beyond Scope: How to Ensure Success for Non-IT Stakeholders, Learning from Xcel’s SAP Implementation. Also, thank you to Xcel Energy for hosting.  As…