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AI is the new black
09/04/2017 | Data & AI

Do you remember when Orange was the New Black? Now AI is everywhere. Every article has AI in the title, every product is powered by AI, every solution is based on an artificial intelligence capability, every friend, collegue, partner, customer talk about AI. AI is not new, I had the pleasure of studying Artificial Intelligence and Expert System at the...

Microsoft Brainwave
08/23/2017 | Data & AI

Microsoft announced Brainwave, Brainwave consists of a high-performance distristributed system architecture; a hardware deep-neural network engine running on customizable chips known as field-programmable gate arrays (FPGAs); and a compiler and runtime for deployment of trained models. Algorithms are written into FPGAs, making them quite efficient and easily reprogrammable. This specialization makes them ideal for machine learning, specifically parallel computing. So...

the state of ai
07/24/2017 | Data & AI

What is the best way to explain a complex concept as the Arificial Intelligence ? to use the words of Douglas Hofstadter: “The best way often, when I try to explain what is meant by the term, I say that the letters “AI” could just as well stand for “Artificial Intuition”, or even “Artificial Imagery”. The aim of Al is...

digital transformation

A digital transformation is remaking companies and their factories, bringing the intersection of manufacturing and technology even closer, enabling that transformation are systems of intelligence that help companies gain insight and take action from big data, optimize their operations and change the very nature of the business models around their industrial products. The examples of the power of digital transformation...

Video real-time insights
06/30/2017 | Data & AI

Video has become ubiquitous on the Internet, broadcasting channels, as well as that captured by personal devices.   This has encouraged the development of advanced techniques to analyze the semantic video content for a wide variety of applications, such as video representation learning. video highlight detection, video summarization, object detection, visual recognition, sentiment analysis, semantic segmentation, situational awareness and so...

microsoft azure

Microsoft Azure is a global, trusted, and hybrid cloud platform that enables organizations to quickly build, deploy, and manage applications across a large network of Microsoft-managed data centers, supporting migration and deployment of applications in close proximity to customers and supporting geo redundancy. Microsoft Azure enables organizations to build and run applications without focusing on the infrastructure. It provides automatic...