Update on Apache Spot: Tremendous advancement in cybersecurity data analytics and event management capabilities

The trend of applying machine learning and artificial intelligence to the mission of cyber defense is one of the most promising activities in the cybersecurity community. The trend towards eliminating data stovepipes to allow analysts to work over all relevant security data is also a very positive movement. Both of those trends are apparent in […]

Eric Schmidt Provides Insights Into The Future of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning at RSAC2017

There are many great ways to learn about Artificial Intelligence. An important one is to listen to those strategic thinkers who are helping drive real advancements into applications. As a long term student of AI, I have other videos I will recommend to you to better learn the history of AI and its many AI […]

Generative Adversary Networks: A very exciting development in Artificial Intelligence

For years there has been a growing concern that many forms of machine learning are actually easier to deceive than they should be (and there is good reason to be concerned, for background on why see the paper recommended to me by my friend Lewis Shepherd: “Deep Neural Networks are Easily Fooled“). Many of us have […]

Does AI Make Self-Driving Cars Less Safe?

Recently, most industries are facing a significant change due to the improvement in technology. The automotive sector is one of the industries that are defined by the normal technological development. Various automotive companies have been working to release self-driving vehicles. The self-driving vehicles use the machine learning technology to substitute the human driver. The self-driving […]

Seven Trends and Predictions for 2017

Seven Trends and Predictions for 2017 In billiards, you must call your shot ahead of time. You don’t get any points for luck. With that in mind, here are my on-the-record predictions for 2017. Trend #1 – Self Driving Cars Self-driving cars, previously existing only in the world of science fiction, are becoming a reality. […]

Overview of how Apache Spark fits in the Apache Hadoop ecosystem

For years, enterprise technologists have studied both Apache Hadoop and the many tools in that framework and the rise of Apache Spark. In the early days of Spark it was viewed as a bit of a competitor to the rest of the framework. But now thanks to the contributions of a wide team of open […]