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Teradata’s journey into the cloud

Teradata’s journey into the cloud

With Teradata transforming Vantage into a cloud-native platform, it is setting the stage toward democratizing the platform through new pricing schemes taking full advantage of cloud elasticity. In so doing, Teradata is also hoping broaden its reach by targeting disaffected Hadoop users, but with a message that may be too distracting.

October 28, 2019 by

At IBM AI conference, definition of what AI is and isn't in flux

At IBM AI conference, definition of what AI is and isn't in flux

At its user conference in Florida, IBM offered to demystify the term AI. The effort seemed only mildly successful, but the company nevertheless conveyed a lot of energy and drive behind its various offerings that pertain to machine learning and that may be enough to excite its customers.

October 24, 2019 by

How analytics can improve supply chain agility

How analytics can improve supply chain agility

An efficient supply chain can make the difference between leading a market and being left behind. This presentation shows how real-time analytics can help your supply chain respond dynamically to ever-changing customer needs.

February 10, 2015 by

The Internet of Things: Cool connected cars

The Internet of Things: Cool connected cars

Cars have been getting more clever, talking to your device, and exchanging status information with each other. in this post we show how IoT technology is leading us towards driverless cars that can safely take us wherever we want to go.

December 30, 2014 by

Six clicks: Revolutionary advances in mobile from Apple

Six clicks: Revolutionary advances in mobile from Apple

This time of year thoughts turn to the ideas that emerged to form a new country. On a lesser scale, it's appropriate to think about the ideas that formed the mobile space as we know it today. Among those are a few from Apple that have shaped both the smartphone and tablet segments.

June 25, 2014 by

The Industry Cloud: Why It's Next

The industry cloud has taken off and big businesses have been built by the likes of Veeva, Rootstock and others. ZDNet's Karen Roby and James Sanders look at how the industry has thrived even as giants like Salesforce, Oracle and SAP eye their turf.

August 1, 2019 by

Retailers are using machine learning to predict which items you’ll return

ZDNet's Tiernan Ray explains that Indian e-commerce startup Myntra, part of Indian retailer Flipkart, has come up with a machine learning approach that can predict when you have items in your online shopping cart that you’re likely to return, and it is experimenting with deterrents such as offering you discounts if you’ll agree not to return those items. Read more: https://zd.net/2K0Aesi

July 23, 2019 by

How the latest gaming AI beat world champions of poker

ZDNet's Tiernan Ray tells TechRepublic's Karen Roby that traditional theoretical math approaches break down in multi-person Texas Hold’em poker. Researchers from Carnegie Mellon and Facebook figured out smart search strategies to get around that problem. Read more: https://zd.net/2Y3DRbb

July 22, 2019 by

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