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Microsoft loves Linux
05/23/2017 | Developer

  Few year ago Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said "Microsoft Loves Linux" during an event in San Francisco. This is not love at first sight. Modern IT is powered by Linux and Open Source technologies. Microsoft wants to be the leader of this world so we are playing nice with technology beating as the heart of the world. Cloud is...

04/28/2017 | Data & AI

Artificial Intelligence is often referred to as "Al". 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...

project natick
04/24/2017 | Science

Taking a page from Jules Verne, researchers at Microsoft believe the future of data centers may be under the sea. Microsoft has tested a prototype of a self-contained data center that can operate hundreds of feet below the surface of the ocean, eliminating one of the technology industry’s most expensive problems: the air-conditioning bill. Today’s data centers, which power everything...

IBM Watson vs Microsoft Cortana Intelligence suite
04/12/2017 | Data & AI

IBM Watson vs Microsoft Cortana Intelligence suite Most people know Watson as IBM's answer to Jeopardy star Ken Jennings. But IBM's aspirations for its artificially intelligent supercomputer are now less quiz show champion and more medical genius. The IBM Watson ecosystem empowers you to develop powered by IBM Watson cognitive capabilities in your applications. The IBM Watson ecosystem can drive innovation...

04/03/2017 | Data & AI, Entertainment

In this post I will mix the cognitive computing with my music passion: to analysis of the Beatles's Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band cover album. Sergeant Pepper’s was recorded in December 1966. It was groundbreaking for two reasons: first one the use and development of music technology, second one it was a concept album. It has the most famous rock...

Cognitive computing
03/31/2017 | Data & AI

Every day an infinite amount of unstructured data is being generated and stored by organizations across industries. To make sense of that data and apply it into effective decision making, companies increasingly lean on solutions based on an Artificial Intelligence (AI) approach. A particularly interesting area of AI is the Cognitive computing. The Cognitive computing can drive the transformation of...