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Data warehouses and holistic business intelligence

Data warehouses and holistic business intelligence

Business intelligence is the process of analyzing company data to better understand that data, spot anomalies or trends and make predictions. It’s possible to do…

Making the most of sentiment analysis

Making the most of sentiment analysis

Sentiment analysis is beginning to prove its mettle in the enterprise. This analytic technique, which enables companies to determine the emotional value of communications, is finding…

What is a chatbot? Simulating human conversation for service

What is a chatbot? Simulating human conversation for service

Chatbot definition A chatbot is a software application designed to simulate human conversation with users via text or speech. Also referred to as virtual agents,…

What is sentiment analysis? Using NLP and ML to extract meaning

What is sentiment analysis? Using NLP and ML to extract meaning

Sentiment analysis defined Sentiment analysis is analytical technique that uses statistics, natural language processing, and machine learning to determine the emotional meaning of communications. Companies use…

What is AIOps? Injecting intelligence into IT operations

What is AIOps? Injecting intelligence into IT operations

Cloud platforms, managed service providers and organizations undertaking digital transformations are beginning to reap the benefits of an emerging IT trend: the use of AI-powered…

What is information architecture? Structuring content for maximum value

What is information architecture? Structuring content for maximum value

Information architecture defined Information architecture is a discipline focused on structuring, organizing, and categorizing content and data in an effective and usable way, largely for…

How Salesforce finds and upskills AI talent

How Salesforce finds and upskills AI talent

Skills related to artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science remain in high demand, with companies scrambling to fill key roles in their pursuit of…

Top 5 enterprise augmented analytics benefits

Top 5 enterprise augmented analytics benefits

Augmented analytics is the use of machine learning and natural language processing to enhance data analytics, data sharing and business intelligence. The benefits of augmented…

Citizen data scientist training for augmented analytics

Citizen data scientist training for augmented analytics

Even as companies invest heavily in digital transformations and become more data-driven, there’s a dramatic shortage of data scientists. According to QuantHub, there was a…

Energy company deploys edge devices to improve drilling efficiency

Energy company deploys edge devices to improve drilling efficiency

Moving compute and storage resources to edge locations can reduce latency and bandwidth needs, improve performance and save money. At the same time, widespread edge computing deployments…

8 secrets of successful AI projects

8 secrets of successful AI projects

Business leaders at every level see the value of using artificial intelligence, but using AI well is where the true value lies. And the stakes…

‘Citizen developer’ success requires strong IT oversight

‘Citizen developer’ success requires strong IT oversight

The “citizen developer” revolution sounds very promising. After all, what enterprise wouldn’t want to be more agile while reducing costs and accelerating their ability to…

The quest for end-to-end intelligent automation

The quest for end-to-end intelligent automation

The pandemic has seen accelerated interest in process automation as organizations have scrambled to overhaul business processes and double down on digital transformations in response…

‘Reverse ETL’ Can Help Companies Operationalize Data Lakes

‘Reverse ETL’ Can Help Companies Operationalize Data Lakes

Enterprises building data lakes and warehouses have been turning to third-party vendors to bring in data. Building connectors to applications likes Salesforce is tedious and…

6 reasons you may need data science as a service

6 reasons you may need data science as a service

Data science as a service, or DSaaS, has been old news for a while, but it has become a hot topic once again. In March,…

How AI is revolutionizing training

How AI is revolutionizing training

Employee training is an issue of critical importance for enterprises. Challenged to find skilled employees, sapped by high turnover rates, mired in massive transformations, the…

The top 4 self-service BI benefits for enterprises

The top 4 self-service BI benefits for enterprises

Business intelligence tools were once the domain of only business analysts with the quantitative and analytics backgrounds to make full use of BI capabilities. And…

AI makes edge and IoT smarter

AI makes edge and IoT smarter

Lots of things are being called “smart” these days — everything from light bulbs to cars. Increasingly, the smarts come from some form of artificial…

AI governance: Reducing risk while reaping rewards

AI governance: Reducing risk while reaping rewards

AI governance touches many functional areas within the enterprise — data privacy, algorithm bias, compliance, ethics, and much more. As a result, addressing governance of…

Decision intelligence: The new BI

Decision intelligence: The new BI

Business intelligence (BI) platforms are evolving. By adding artificial intelligence and machine learning, companies are transforming data dashboards and business analytics into more comprehensive decision…

Top 5 enterprise graph analytics use cases

Top 5 enterprise graph analytics use cases

Traditional relational databases are good at managing clear and simple relationships: This invoice contains these line items. This loan application contains this set of documents.…

Organizational learning: Your key to AI success

Organizational learning: Your key to AI success

Many companies are still not seeing significant impact from their AI efforts. Some experts say this may be because they’re not embracing something called “organizational…

AI-Wielding Hackers are Here

AI-Wielding Hackers are Here

In the summer of 2019, I wrote about the coming threat of AI-wielding hackers. I predicted that hackers would soon be using artificial intelligence to create new…

Decision intelligence software boosted by analytics, AI

Decision intelligence software boosted by analytics, AI

According to Gartner, more than a third of large organizations will have analysts practicing decision intelligence by 2023. This is the next step for organizations…

Why It Will Be a While Before AI Is Managing Your Data Center

Why It Will Be a While Before AI Is Managing Your Data Center

The work of data center management is changing quickly. There are hybrid environments and multi-cloud to deal with, edge computing, and a constant onslaught of…

Remote Data Center Management Tools Must Learn to Play Together

Remote Data Center Management Tools Must Learn to Play Together

Data center technology vendors usually offer remote monitoring or management tools for their products. They’ve also gotten better at providing APIs for easier access by…

Remote Data Center Management Investments Pay Off in the Pandemic

Remote Data Center Management Investments Pay Off in the Pandemic

The pandemic has put the value of remote data center management and monitoring tools on display. Use of this category of data center technology has…

How secure are your AI and machine learning projects?

How secure are your AI and machine learning projects?

When enterprises adopt new technology, security is often on the back burner. It can seem more important to get new products or services to customers…

Why ethical use of data is so important to enterprises

Why ethical use of data is so important to enterprises

The ethical use of data goes deeper than simple regulatory compliance. Enterprises are waking up to a new reality in which consumers — and even…

AI center of excellence: A new engine for driving business transformation

AI center of excellence: A new engine for driving business transformation

When Shell first launched its AI Center of Excellence in 2013, it wasn’t even known as AI, but as predictive analytics, and it was tiny.…