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CIOs Must Heed the Global AI Race While Planning for Staff and Data Fallout

Published: 22 August 2019

ID: G00441438

Analyst(s): Whit Andrews


Hype about AI is driving a wave of country-level investment and technological rivalry, but AI primacy lacks the visible benchmarks and trophy events of prior generations of such technology races. CIOs should plan now for stresses such as staff turnover and advanced analytical strategies.

Table Of Contents


  • Staff and Talent Will Get More Expensive
  • Military Technologies Will Leap Forward in Sophistication and Spill Into Civilian Applications
  • Data Will Be a Scarce Commodity of Strategic Value

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