Digitally Transformed

Infused Innovations

This podcast discusses innovation, cybersecurity, data, business technology, machine learning, and technology in general as it revolutionizes the way we work and do business. read less
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Innovation Unleashed: AI's Impact on Higher Learning
Dec 29 2023
Innovation Unleashed: AI's Impact on Higher Learning
Embark on a captivating journey into the future of education with the latest episode of Digitally Transformed. Join host Justin Starboard as he welcomes Chief Innovation Officer, Phil Magnuszewski, and CEO of Infused Innovations, Jeff Wilhelm, for an eye-opening discussion on the transformative power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in higher education.🚀 Explore the Unseen Potential:Delve into the uncharted territories of AI in academia and discover how it's reshaping the very fabric of higher education. From visionary leadership to hands-on learning experiences, this episode uncovers the profound impact AI is having on the way we teach and learn.🌐 Beyond the Buzzwords:Move beyond the buzzwords as Phil and Jeff break down the real-world challenges faced by universities and present a holistic approach to AI adoption. Learn how universities are navigating the complexities of integration and transforming traditional learning paradigms.🎓 Hands-On and Future-Forward:Imagine a future where students actively engage with AI projects, gaining practical skills that extend beyond theoretical knowledge. Phil and Jeff share insights into hands-on learning initiatives that bridge the gap between academia and industry, preparing students for the digital age.🔍 Addressing the Unknown:Uncover the challenges universities face in embracing AI and how strategic planning, responsible AI practices, and collaboration with industry experts are key to overcoming the unknowns. Gain valuable insights into addressing concerns around ethics, transparency, and responsible AI implementation.🔭 Envisioning Tomorrow:As the episode concludes, look ahead to a future where AI accelerates innovation in education, fundamentally transforming how students engage with information. Join us in envisioning a tomorrow where universities lead the way in preparing students for a technology-driven world.Don't miss out on this thought-provoking episode that promises to unravel the transformative power of AI in higher education. Tune in to "Digitally Transformed" and be part of the conversation shaping the future of learning. It's more than a podcast; it's a journey into the educational landscape of tomorrow.
Behind the Award: Jeff Wilhelm on Inc.'s Power Partner Accolade
Dec 29 2023
Behind the Award: Jeff Wilhelm on Inc.'s Power Partner Accolade
Step into the world of cutting-edge business transformation with Digitally Transformed, where each episode is a journey into the future of technology, strategy, and innovation. Hosted by Justin Starbird, this episode is a celebration of achievement as CEO Jeff Wilhelm from Infused Innovations shares the thrilling story behind the coveted Power Partner Award from Inc. Magazine.Episode Highlights:🌐 Power Partner Accolade: Dive into the discussion as Jeff Wilhelm shares the excitement of Infused Innovations being recognized with the Power Partner award by Inc. Magazine for 2023. Explore the significance of this accolade and its reflection on the company's innovative approach.🔄 Strategic Business Shift: Hear firsthand about the conscious decision to shift the company's focus from traditional Managed Services to a strategic emphasis on advisory, technology delivery, and artificial intelligence. Jeff unfolds the journey of this strategic pivot and the impact on the company's growth and recognition.🏆 Inc. Magazine Recognitions: Explore the multiple awards received by Infused Innovations from Inc. Magazine, highlighting excellence in enterprise architecture, IT management systems, and artificial intelligence. Learn how these awards align with the company's commitment to holistic, secure, and forward-thinking solutions.💡 Leadership Insights: Gain valuable insights into leadership as Jeff Wilhelm shares the company's approach to disrupt conventional thinking and bring diverse ideas to client discussions. Discover the delicate balance of navigating business decisions, particularly when evolving from a legacy structure.🎯 Future Focus - 2024 and Beyond: Look ahead with Jeff as he outlines the company's roadmap for 2024. Understand the emphasis on education, strategy, and technology delivery as the team continues to help organizations prosper in the ever-changing digital landscape.This episode of "Digitally Transformed" is not just about awards and recognitions; it's about the dynamic evolution of a company in the digital era. Whether you're a business leader, tech enthusiast, or someone passionate about staying ahead in the digital curve, this episode offers valuable insights, strategies, and a glimpse into the future of technology and business.
Unlock the Power of Your Data with Microsoft Fabric
Dec 21 2023
Unlock the Power of Your Data with Microsoft Fabric
Join host Justin Starbird and industry experts Connor O'Neill, Director of Advanced Analytics, and Brian Smith, Senior Strategic Advisor from Infused Innovations, on the latest episode of Digitally Transformed, where we dive into the revolutionary landscape of Microsoft Fabric.Explore the Tech Horizon: Get ready for a captivating discussion on the markers guiding businesses into the future of technology with insights into planning for the next year, touching on the challenges and opportunities presented by Microsoft Fabric. Discover how this innovative project is poised to reshape data solutions and AI.Microsoft Fabric Unveiled: Unravel the layers of Microsoft Fabric. Learn how this unified Data Lake platform simplifies data integration, engineering, and analytics. Explore specific use cases, from AI and machine learning to leveraging large language models. Discover how Fabric empowers businesses to harness the power of their data effectively.Democratizing Data for All: Explore how Microsoft Fabric breaks down barriers, making advanced tools accessible to businesses of all sizes. Our experts shed light on the platform's dynamic pricing and ease of use, revolutionizing data analytics for small and medium-sized enterprises. The hosts also address potential concerns, providing valuable insights into the ongoing evolution of Fabric during its preview phase.Embark on Your Digital Transformation Journey: Discover the benefits of transforming your data into a strategic asset by embracing technologies like Microsoft Fabric to gain a competitive edge in the rapidly evolving digital landscape. Join Justin, Connor, and Brian as they demystify Microsoft Fabric and provide a compelling overview of its capabilities. Tune in today to gain deeper insights into the features and benefits of this game-changing technology!Digitally Transformed promises to keep you informed and empowered in the dynamic realm of digital transformation!
Innovation Unleashed: Navigating Tomorrow with Infused Innovations, a Microsoft Partner
Dec 13 2023
Innovation Unleashed: Navigating Tomorrow with Infused Innovations, a Microsoft Partner
Join us for "Innovation Unleashed: Navigating Tomorrow with Infused Innovations, a Microsoft Partner," an exclusive episode of Digitally Transformed that unveils the transformative power of strategic partnerships in the ever-evolving tech landscape.Hosted by Justin Starbird, this episode features Phil Magnuszewski, Chief Innovation Officer at Infused Innovations, and John Yurewicz, Senior Partner Development Manager at Microsoft. Together, they explore the unparalleled benefits that come with aligning your business with a dynamic duo like Infused Innovations and Microsoft including:Access to Cutting-Edge Technology: Discover how partnering with Infused Innovations opens doors to a vast ecosystem of cutting-edge Microsoft technologies. Gain insights into the latest tools, resources, and innovations, providing your business with a competitive edge at the forefront of technological progress.Expertise and Knowledge: Uncover the depth of Infused Innovations' understanding of Microsoft's suite of products and services. Learn how this expertise translates into tailored insights and recommendations, ensuring seamless integration into your workflows for optimal performance and maximum return on investment.Co-Creation of Tailored Solutions: Explore beyond a transactional relationship – witness a true partnership focused on co-creation. See how Infused Innovations and Microsoft collaborate to understand your unique challenges and develop bespoke solutions aligned with your strategic goals.Continuous Innovation and UpgradesStay ahead of the curve with a commitment to continuous innovation. As a Microsoft partner, Infused Innovations ensures you receive updates, patches, and new features promptly, offering a future-ready IT infrastructure with enhanced security and cutting-edge features.Seamless Integration and Compatibility: Navigate the vast Microsoft ecosystem effortlessly. Learn how partnering with Infused Innovations ensures seamless integration of applications and services, leading to enhanced productivity, streamlined workflows, and reduced complexities.Trusted Support and Reliability: Benefit from the assurance of reliable support and resources. Backed by Microsoft's expertise, Infused Innovations offers more than just troubleshooting—it provides strategic guidance, best practices, and a commitment to maximizing the value of your technological investments.Tune in to gain exclusive insights, firsthand experiences, and a deeper understanding of why choosing Infused Innovations as a partner in digital transformation is more than a decision – it's a strategic move towards unlocking the full potential of technological excellence. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of the conversation that is shaping the future of innovation.
Defending the Digital Frontier: Insights into AI-Powered Cybersecurity
Oct 27 2023
Defending the Digital Frontier: Insights into AI-Powered Cybersecurity
Join us on the latest episode of "Digitally Transformed," for a riveting journey into the heart of modern cybersecurity. In celebration of the National Cybersecurity Alliance's 20th anniversary of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we unravel the secrets behind the digital fortresses safeguarding our virtual world.Dive deep into the conversation as our experts, Jeff Wilhelm, CEO of Infused Innovations and Dan Chemistruck, Principal Security Technology Specialist for Microsoft shed light on the groundbreaking intersection of Artificial Intelligence and Cybersecurity. In an era where cyber threats evolve at an unprecedented pace, discover how AI technologies are revolutionizing the way we defend against digital adversaries.Explore real-life stories of cyber resilience, including the intriguing case of MGM's battle against relentless attacks, and how strategic implementations transformed vulnerabilities into strengths. Learn about the powerful tools Microsoft offers, empowering organizations to navigate the complex landscape of cyber threats with finesse and precision.Unveil the strategies that go beyond traditional boundaries, blending human expertise with cutting-edge AI solutions. Understand the critical role of AI-driven automatic attack disruption and its potential to thwart threats in real-time. Discover the collaborative efforts between humans and AI, painting a picture of an impervious digital future.Whether you're a cybersecurity enthusiast, a business leader, or someone curious about the forces shaping our digital destiny, this episode promises invaluable insights. Join us for an engaging discussion that demystifies the world of cybersecurity, leaving you inspired and equipped to face the digital challenges of tomorrow.Tune in to "Defending the Digital Frontier: Insights into AI-Powered Cybersecurity" and fortify your knowledge in the fight against cyber threats. Your virtual safety awaits. Don't miss out – press play and embark on this transformative digital odyssey today!
Navigate the Cybersecurity Landscape with Microsoft Experts
Oct 27 2023
Navigate the Cybersecurity Landscape with Microsoft Experts
Dive into Cybersecurity with Microsoft Experts!In a digital age where every keystroke matters, safeguarding your organization’s data is paramount. Join us on the latest episode of Digitally Transformed, where host Justin Starbird sits down with cybersecurity visionaries – Mike Miller, Senior Compliance Technical Specialist at Microsoft, and Jeff Wilhelm, CEO of Infused Innovations.Embark on a Journey of Cyber Resilience: Experience firsthand accounts of real-world cybersecurity challenges and triumphs. Dive into the heart of the matter as Mike shares a riveting incident where proactive measures could have saved the day. Discover the transformative power of Microsoft Purview, a groundbreaking solution redefining data security strategies worldwide.Microsoft's Pioneering Approach: Uncover Microsoft’s proactive stance on cybersecurity. From significant investments in security development to leading the charge in open-source contributions, learn how Microsoft’s innovative tools are reshaping the landscape. Explore the paradigm shift enabled by artificial intelligence and machine learning, making rapid, real-time attack disruption a reality.Stay Ahead of the Curve: As cybersecurity threats evolve, stay one step ahead with expert insights. Jeff and Mike provide invaluable tips on anticipating emerging threats, emphasizing collaboration, expert support, and continuous vigilance. Discover how organizations can fortify their digital defenses and navigate the ever-changing world of cyber threats with confidence.Your Invitation to Knowledge: As the episode concludes, you're cordially invited to an upcoming webinar. Dive deeper into the intersection of AI and cybersecurity, unraveling advanced techniques that will empower you to safeguard your digital assets effectively. Don't miss this opportunity to glean knowledge from the best in the field!Tune in now to Digitally Transformed, where expertise meets innovation, and cybersecurity challenges meet their match. Prepare to be informed, inspired, and empowered.
Unlocking Cybersecurity Excellence: A Deep Dive into Zero Trust and AI Integration
Oct 11 2023
Unlocking Cybersecurity Excellence: A Deep Dive into Zero Trust and AI Integration
Dive deep into the ever-evolving world of cybersecurity with Justin Starbird and Jeff Wilhelm, CEO of Infused Innovations, in the latest episode of Digitally Transformed. In this engaging conversation, they unravel the complexities of cybersecurity awareness, focusing on the significance of the zero trust framework and its intersection with cutting-edge artificial intelligence technologies.In this episode, you'll gain valuable insights into the dynamic landscape of cybersecurity. Jeff Wilhelm provides expert perspectives on how organizations, regardless of their size, can enhance their security postures. Discover the pivotal shift from traditional security models to the groundbreaking zero trust framework. Understand why trust is no longer automatic, and why every user, device, and network activity needs to be rigorously authenticated and authorized.Moreover, explore the critical role that AI and machine learning play in the cybersecurity realm. Learn how these advanced technologies are not only part of the threat landscape but also serve as powerful tools in detecting and mitigating cyber risks in real-time. From threat detection algorithms to phishing prevention mechanisms, Jeff Wilhelm sheds light on the proactive approaches that organizations can adopt to stay ahead of cyber threats.Whether you're a CTO, CEO, or an individual interested in safeguarding digital spaces, this episode promises invaluable insights. Jeff Wilhelm's expertise coupled with Justin Starbird's engaging interview style makes this podcast a must-listen. Discover how your organization can embrace a proactive cybersecurity stance while leveraging the latest AI advancements to bolster your digital defenses.Tune in now to Digitally Transformed and embark on a journey toward cybersecurity excellence! Don't miss out on the expert advice and actionable strategies that can transform your organization's security landscape. Stay informed, stay secure!
Cybersecurity Unleashed: Tackling Threats, Embracing Innovation
Oct 11 2023
Cybersecurity Unleashed: Tackling Threats, Embracing Innovation
Are you curious about the invisible world of cyber threats? Eager to fortify your digital fortress against unseen adversaries? Look no further! In this episode of the Digitally Transformed Podcast, we unravel the mysteries of cybersecurity with the expertise of Jeff Wilhelm, CEO of Infused Innovations.Embark on a Cybersecurity Odyssey: Explore, Learn, Defend!Join host Justin Starbird and cybersecurity maestro Jeff Wilhelm as they embark on a thrilling journey through the realm of cyber threats and defenses. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, this episode is your backstage pass to understanding the ever-evolving landscape of online security.Insider Insights and Actionable Strategies Await!Delve into riveting discussions about the ingenious tactics hackers employ, from nation-state intrusions to financially motivated attacks. Gain invaluable insights into the challenges faced by businesses, large and small, and discover practical, real-world strategies to shield your digital assets.Peek into the Future: Where AI Meets Cybersecurity!Be ahead of the curve as we explore the intersection of artificial intelligence and cybersecurity. Uncover how AI-powered tools are revolutionizing threat detection and response, offering a glimpse into the future of digital defense.Whether you're a tech enthusiast, a business leader, or someone who simply wants to navigate the digital world safely, this episode is tailored for you. Packed with eye-opening revelations, expert advice, and a touch of digital magic, this episode promises to empower you with the knowledge you need to stay one step ahead of cyber threats.Your Digital Safety Starts Here: Tune In Now and Arm Yourself with Cybersecurity Wisdom!
Explore the Future of Technology, Security, and Innovation with CEO Jeff Wilhelm
Oct 11 2023
Explore the Future of Technology, Security, and Innovation with CEO Jeff Wilhelm
Welcome to another exciting episode of Digitally Transformed, the podcast powered by Infused Innovations. Join host Justin Starbird as he sits down with the CEO of Infused Innovations, Jeff Wilhelm, to dive deep into the rapidly evolving landscape of technology, security, and innovation.In this thought-provoking podcast, Justin and Jeff cover a wide array of topics, from the challenges faced by businesses as they navigate through budgeting and planning in a fast-paced digital world to the innovative possibilities that technologies like AI and ChatGPT bring to the table.Discover how businesses are redefining their strategies for the coming year, and why cybersecurity is more critical than ever in an increasingly interconnected world. Jeff provides valuable insights into the importance of proactive security measures, sharing practical tips and real-world examples that every leader needs to hear.Dive into the art of future-proofing your organization with Jeff, ensuring you are prepared for the known, unknowns, and even the unknown unknowns. Find out how to create a flexible and robust plan that anticipates changes, embraces innovation, and keeps your business ahead of the curve.If you're a business leader, technology enthusiast, or just curious about the latest trends shaping our digital world, this podcast is a must-listen. Join Justin and Jeff as they explore the exciting and often unpredictable future of technology and security, helping you stay informed, inspired, and ready for whatever challenges and opportunities lie ahead.
Planning for AI Excellence: Budgets and Beyond
Sep 28 2023
Planning for AI Excellence: Budgets and Beyond
Part 2 - Episode 7 - Brennan Richards Artificial Intelligence Engineer & Connor O'Neill Director of Development and Data SolutionsStep into the world of strategic AI planning and budgeting with our latest episode of Digitally Transformed, the podcast powered by Infused Innovations. Today, we're diving deep into the critical intersection of artificial intelligence, financial planning, and business strategy.In this engaging conversation, your host, Justin Starbird, welcomes two experts in the field: Brennan Richards, an Artificial Intelligence Engineer, and Connor O'Neill, the Director of Development and Data Solutions at Infused Innovations. They bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the table, shedding light on how AI is reshaping the way businesses allocate resources and plan for the future.The group illuminates the dynamic world of AI and its rapidly evolving landscape. Brennan shares his insights on leveraging OpenAI and ChatGPT, highlighting how these technologies are revolutionizing industries. Connor provides a strategic perspective, emphasizing the importance of staying ahead in the AI game and how businesses can capitalize on the AI revolution.The discussion also takes a deep dive into the world of budgeting and strategic planning. Connor introduces the "Art of the Possible" workshop—a unique approach that empowers organizations to explore the transformative potential of AI. You'll discover how AI can optimize workflows, cut costs, and enhance employee satisfaction, all while ensuring your budget aligns with your strategic objectives.Looking ahead, our experts discuss the future of AI, including the exciting prospects of Copilot and open-source AI models. They stress the significance of taking action now to embrace AI in your business. Whether you're a seasoned industry leader or just starting your AI journey, this podcast equips you with the knowledge and strategies needed to make informed budget decisions and plan for AI integration effectively.Join us for an insightful journey into the AI universe, where budgeting and strategic planning are the keys to unleashing your business's full potential!
A Strategic Approach to IT Budgeting in the Age of Innovation
Sep 28 2023
A Strategic Approach to IT Budgeting in the Age of Innovation
A Strategic Approach to IT Budgeting in the Age of InnovationPart 1 - Episode 6 - Jeff Wilhelm CEO & Brian Smith Senior Strategic AdvisorJoin us for a captivating and enlightening journey into the dynamic world of IT budgeting in our latest podcast episode, "A Strategic Approach to IT Budgeting in the Age of Innovation." In this engaging discussion, Infused Innovations' Strategic Client Advisor, Brian Smith, and CEO, Jeff Wilhelm, share invaluable insights and strategies for navigating the ever-evolving landscape of technology planning and financial allocation.In a rapidly changing technological environment, where the only constant is change itself, Brian and Jeff provide a roadmap for CEOs and leaders of large organizations to thrive. They kick off the conversation by acknowledging the unique challenges faced by today's business leaders, emphasizing the importance of long-term strategic vision while staying agile in the face of uncertainty.Discover how to strike the perfect balance between budgeting and adaptability as our experts explore the concept of building a culture of innovation within your organization. Learn how to establish centers of excellence that can effectively identify, evaluate, and implement emerging technologies, allowing you to seize new opportunities and respond to unforeseen challenges.The discussion also dives into the exciting world of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning, with a particular focus on ChatGPT and large language models (LLMs). Brian and Jeff encourage you to think beyond the hype, exploring how targeted AI solutions can revolutionize your organization's specific tasks, providing unparalleled accuracy and efficiency.Moreover, they stress the pivotal role of data infrastructure, demonstrating how having a robust foundation for data collection and analysis can empower your organization to make informed, data-driven decisions. With a forward-thinking mindset, Brian and Jeff urge you to prepare for the "unknown unknowns" by embracing budgeting strategies that prioritize security and innovation.This podcast is a must-listen for CEOs, C-suite executives, and leaders striving to stay ahead in a rapidly changing tech landscape. Tune in to unlock the secrets of effective IT budgeting, enabling your organization to not only adapt to change but thrive in it. Get ready to embark on a journey towards innovation, flexibility, and sustainable success. Listen now and take the first step towards mastering the art of IT budgeting in the era of innovation!
Safeguarding Our Oceans: Marine Science Powered by AI
Aug 3 2023
Safeguarding Our Oceans: Marine Science Powered by AI
Dive into the fascinating world of marine science and environmental innovation in this eye-opening episode of Digitally Transformed, powered by Infused Innovations. Join host Justin Starbird as he sits down with industry experts from INSPIRE Environmental and Infused Innovations to explore the groundbreaking partnership reshaping the offshore wind industry.INSPIRE Environmental, a leader in ecological solutions for offshore wind projects, has teamed up with Infused Innovations, a technology solutions provider, to harness the power of AI, machine learning, and data management. Together, they are revolutionizing how marine data is collected, analyzed, and utilized, leading to a profound impact on environmental preservation.Discover how data management plays a crucial role in handling the massive volumes of data generated during underwater surveys. Hear from INSPIRE's CEO, Jeanine Boyle, as she emphasizes the importance of interpretive quality and precise insights that their clients rely on to make informed decisions. Kersey Sturdivant, PhD, Principal Scientist, shares how the culture of INSPIRE Environmental galvanizes the team to keep the data that is collected, "clean." This attention to detail led to the creation of a new service suite and unlocked information never before found in this type of research.Delve into the "Art of the Possible" workshops, a unique offering by Infused Innovations. Join Jeff Wilhelm, CEO, and Phil Magnuszewski, Chief Innovation Officer, as they discuss how these workshops fuel creativity and empower clients like INSPIRE to envision new possibilities for their businesses using cutting-edge technologies.INSPIRE Environmental's forward-thinking approach is paving the way for new horizons in marine science. Learn how embracing innovation and scalability have propelled them as leaders in the industry and empowered them to tackle the future head-on.Join us for this captivating episode as we shed light on how AI, data management, and machine learning are redefining marine science and safeguarding our oceans for generations to come.
Empowering Organizations through Innovation: A look inside Infused Innovations' Innovation Lab and OpenAI Unleashed Webinar!
Jun 21 2023
Empowering Organizations through Innovation: A look inside Infused Innovations' Innovation Lab and OpenAI Unleashed Webinar!
Join Justin Starbird, host of the Digitally Transformed Podcast, as he welcomes Phil Magnuszewski, Chief Innovation Officer of Infused Innovations, to discuss the exciting advancements happening at Infused Innovations' Innovation Lab as well as their upcoming webinar, "OpenAI Unleashed: Empowering Organizational Productivity."In this episode, Phil sheds light on how their Innovation Lab serves as a first pass for exploring cutting-edge technologies, such as AI, blockchain, and quantum computing, and finding their applicability for clients' business strategies.Discover how Infused Innovations engages with organizations to identify, explore, and monetize emerging technologies through low-risk engagements, quick proof of concepts, and accelerated time to value.Follow along as the discussion delves into Infused Innovations upcoming webinar, "OpenAI Unleashed: Empowering Organizational Productivity." which will address common questions and concerns surrounding AI implementation, deployment, cost, cultural preparedness, and ethical boundaries of AI applications.Phil emphasizes the importance of responsible AI practices and shares how Infused Innovations incorporates six pillars, including transparency, privacy, and security, to ensure ethical use of AI technology.This webinar also offers insights into the value of tailored approaches for different industries and the ways in which AI can alleviate repetitive tasks, unlock hidden data value, and enhance company culture.Experts from Infued Innovations will also provide tangible use cases, debunking the noise around emerging technologies and showcasing the real-world impact they can have on businesses.Join Infused Innovations' webinar, "OpenAI Unleashed: Empowering Organizational Productivity," June 22nd at noon EST to explore the potential of OpenAI and its role in empowering organizational productivity.Register HERE!