The short answer to the above question is “no”. But let’s get into the specifics. Clearly for many companies, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and the range of Cognitive Technologies are strategic to their businesses and organizations. Indeed, for many companies, AI is as fundamentally important to their long-term well being as their IT organizations and finances. So, if you have a … [Read more...] about Do Companies Need a Chief AI Officer (CAIO)?
Ever since the launch of Amazon’s Echo device in 2014, its seems that every month brings a new development in dedicated devices that process voice commands and perform actions. However, what exactly are these devices? The popular media calls them “smart speakers” or “voice assistants” or “intelligent personal assistants”, but these words describe very different concepts. A … [Read more...] about Smart Speakers? Meh. Intelligent Assistants? Yeah!
If you use Twitter to track trends in Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Analytics you should follow Amr Awadalla (@awadallah) and Mike Olson (@mikeolson). As co-founders of Cloudera they track AI and ML pretty closely and both post insightful content on topics of community interest. They also proudly post news of Cloudera. In following Amr I noticed yet another … [Read more...] about Congrats Cloudera For Recognition as as Winner of Microsoft 2018 Partner of the Year
Malicious cyber attacks against government and private businesses have increased in frequency and severity over past years. Microsoft estimates the potential cost of cyber-crime to the global community at $500 billion and that breaches of data will cost the average company around $3.8 million. The unfortunate truth is that the cybersecurity industry is largely unprepared for … [Read more...] about Why Cybersecurity is Looking to AI to Mitigate Business Risks
These are some of the enterprise IT stories we are following: Microsoft’s GitHub takeover sends shockwaves through the open-source developer ecosystem The worlds largest git repository is getting a second lease of life. GitHub has been struggling with revenues even as it is facing new rivals. The knight in shining armor for GitHub is none other than tech giant Microsoft who … [Read more...] about Scary Words For Anyone: Microsoft and Amazon Are Entering Your Market