The concept of time presents several distinct challenges for data management, particularly as it applies to databases or stores. Those difficulties are related to the nature of time, which is ongoing, and its expressions in repositories. The former means data are relevant both at state (a point in time) and over periods of time, which increases the complexity.
Click to learn more about author Paul Barth. Why would a bank acquire an AI software company? Last week, TDBank announced the acquisition of Layer 6, an AI startup. The rapid emergence of Finserv startups is putting pressure on established institutions, leveraging the speed, scale, and cost of an all-digital infrastructure. Most important, these startups [?]
Cryptocurrencies have been a hot topic as of late, because their adoption has threatened to turn the financial industry on its head. The true power of cryptocurrencies, though, is the underlying blockchain technology?and finance is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to its implementation. The level of decentralization offered by blockchain technology has promised to disrupt a number of other industries outside of finance as well, including cybersecurity, voting?and now cloud computing.
?Remote patient monitoring is essentially going to put a rocket launcher on telemedicine,? says Waqaas Al-Siddiq, due to years of experimentation in healthcare technology with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the lowering of costs. He credits the lowered cost for chips and connectivity, along with the proliferation of the Internet of Things (IoT), with creating a [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?Verint® Systems Inc., The Customer Engagement Company?, today announced new customer self-service capabilities, including intelligent virtual assistants (IVAs) and enterprise chatbots powered by an open, modular Artificial Intelligence (AI) engine. Verint is a recognized leader and innovator with a broad portfolio of self-service solutions, including IVAs, voice [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Fractal Analytics (http://www.fractalanalytics.com), a global leader in artificial intelligence and analytics that powers decision-making in Fortune 500 companies, today announced the acquisition of Final Mile. Final Mile is a pioneer in driving behavior change, integrating cognitive neuroscience, behavioral economics and design to solve critical business and [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Datorama, a leading global technology company, has announced the launch of a complementary solution within its marketing intelligence platform. LiteConnect is an all-new, patent-pending capability that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to provide marketers with a simple way to automatically transform any spreadsheet or data file into [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?Quantzig, a global analytics solutions provider, has announced the completion of their latest article on the technology trends that are important to artificial intelligence. The continuous expansion and evolution of artificial intelligence over the past few years is prompting a large number of recognized companies as well [?]
by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, ?Anexinet Corporation, a leading provider of digital business solutions, announced the release of ListenLogic 3.0. ListenLogic 3.0 has been upgraded with over 20 new enhancements to more efficiently gather data across contact center records, social media posts, email conversations, marketing surveys and automatically return meaningful business insights. [?]
About seven years ago, I developed a 13-part functional model for what a big data and analytics (BDA) solution needed to contain. Key components included things like data governance/master data management, integration of data sources, integration of BDA with the underlying IT infrastructure, and collaboration capabilities.
Moving all or part of your operations to a public cloud provider will be the most substantial decision many CTOs and CIOs will make in their careers, and a misstep could cripple your company for years. For some, the decision is strictly a cloud cost comparison, though trying to compare costs across public cloud vendors is like mattress shopping, where there?s enough nuance to make the apples-to-apples comparison virtually impossible.
Click to learn more about author Kimberly Nevala. Despite the amazing potential of Artificial Intelligence (AI), there are some things it just won?t do. If not properly addressed, these considerations can become immovable barriers to AI adoption. As you may already suspect, they have very little to do with the technology itself or the availability [?]
Today?s big data analytics market is quite different from the industry of even a few years ago. The coming decade will see change, innovation, and disruption ripple through at every segment of this global industry.
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today launched eight products ranging from big data and artificial intelligence (AI) to infrastructure, security and private cloud solutions at the Mobile World Congress that is taking place in Barcelona Spain. The array of products will meet the [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Artificial intelligence has overtaken lawyers for the first time in a staple of the legal profession ? accurately spotting risks in everyday business contracts. In a new study, LawGeex, the leading AI contract review platform, has achieved an average 94% accuracy rate at surfacing risks in [?]
For about as long as there has been personal computers, there has been an aftermarket of system optimization software. Even MS-DOS, which was about as basic as an operating system gets, had QEMM to get the most out of your 640K of memory. These days, there is a healthy market of Windows optimization utilities to speed up your PC.
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?OutSystems, an innovator in low-code application development and cloud computing, today announced a major initiative to bring the power of artificial intelligence and machine learning (AI/ML) to software development. The initiative, called Project Turing, is aptly named after Alan Turing, father of theoretical computer science and [?]
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?SnapLogic, the leader in self-service application and data integration, today announced updates to its Enterprise Integration Cloud platform. The new release includes enhancements to SnapLogic?s Iris AI capabilities, expanded support for Amazon and Reltio, and platform performance upgrades. With these updates, customers relying on SnapLogic accelerate [?]
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?Accenture has launched new services for testing artificial intelligence (AI) systems, powered by a unique ?Teach and Test? methodology designed to help companies build, monitor and measure reliable AI systems within their own infrastructure or in the cloud. Accenture?s ?Teach and Test? methodology ensures that AI [?]
Data quality, data privacy, and advanced technologies such as AI, machine learning, neural networks, and more, are of top concern to data analytics pros and IT managers, says Karen Lopez, Data & Analytics Track Chair for Interop ITX 2018.
by Angela Guess A recent press release states, ?Testplant, the global leader in digital automation intelligence, today announced the availability of the latest version of its pioneering Eggplant AI product. Eggplant AI 2.0 uses AI, machine learning, and analytics to intelligently navigate applications, predict where quality issues are most likely to occur, and correlate data [?]