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How a global media agency overcame AI silos

How a global media agency overcame AI silos

A global media agency that implemented Domino Data Lab to improve collaboration across its global data science teams was able to accelerate delivery of ML applications to production. But the biggest lessons from its implementation was the need to change data scientists’ culture.

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SAP ups its information management game

SAP ups its information management game

SAP is announcing several enhancements to its Enterprise Information Management portfolio. Master data management (MDM) along with data quality, integration and preparation are in the spotlight. SAP Data Services, Data Hub and HANA figure prominently as well.

8 hours ago by

Big data for small businesses

Big data for small businesses

Organisations are suffering from an information overload. However, the inherent agility of smaller businesses means that - with an effective cloud-based strategy - your firm can take a much tighter grip on its disparate data sources than might be possible in a large enterprise.

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Glossary: Smart farming

Glossary: Smart farming

Learn definitions of commonly used terms in smart farming. The terms include Agriculture 4.0, agronomic data, farming-as-a-service, precision agriculture, and more.

December 12, 2018 by

IBM AI researchers say ‘what is the question’ is the real question

IBM AI researchers say ‘what is the question’ is the real question

IBM AI technology lead, John Smith, and principle research scientist Kush Varshney talk with ZDNet about how the company endeavors to broaden the discipline from “narrow AI” to something more fit for the rigours of industry. Defining what the actual problem is that one is trying to train neural networks for, seems to be a big part of what makes AI work or not work, they suggest.

December 5, 2018 by

Streaming becomes mainstream

Streaming becomes mainstream

The endless streams of data generated by applications lends its name to this paradigm, but also brings some hard to deal with requirements to the table: How do you deal with querying semantics and implementation when your data is not finite, what kind of processing can you do on such data, and how do you combine it with data from other sources or feed it to your machine learning pipelines, and do this at production scale?

December 18, 2017 by

Fender turns cloud adoption up to 11

Serverless isn't usually something synonymous with stringed instruments and amplifiers, but Fender's chief digital product officer believes it's the way forward for the guitar-maker.

18 hours ago

​LG CNS launches 'Cityhub' IoT platform

Cityhub will allow cities to collect data from buildings, streetlights, cars, factories, CCTV and weather stations to allow municipal governments to set policies and agendas. Read more: https://zd.net/2KFsgbo

July 9, 2018

IBM DB2 9

IBM DB2 9

IBM's DB2 database adds several powerful new tools in version 9 including native XML support and DB2 Developer Workbench, and offers serious competition to Oracle and Microsoft.

August 31, 2006 by

InFocus LP640

InFocus LP640

Displaying images brightly and sharply, this stylish LCD projector is best suited for boardroom presentations. Read our Australian review.

May 6, 2004 by

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