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8 Key Considerations for Embarking on a Data Integrity Journey

Apr 16, 2021 |

Modern enterprises are reliant on data, and as the volume of it increases, making that data useful is absolutely critical. However, more data also means the likelihood of incomplete, inconsistent data sets is on the rise. Read more…

Reimagining a New Future by Navigating a Crisis with Data

Apr 6, 2021 |

“An opportunity of a lifetime.” Many businesses would not describe the COVID-19 pandemic in these words, but forward-thinking leaders are doing just that. Framing a crisis as an opportunity to reinvent their organizations has been essential for these leaders. Read more…

A Nutrition Label for AI

Mar 25, 2021 |

It can be difficult to understand exactly what’s going on inside of a deep learning model, which is a real problem for companies concerned about bias, ethics, and explainability. Now IBM is developing something called AI FactSheets, which it describes as a nutrition label for deep learning that explains how models work and that can also detect bias. Read more…

How Stanford’s COVID Analytics Helped It Navigate the Pandemic

Mar 23, 2021 |

Around this time last year, everyone and their brother was launching a dashboard for COVID analytics. Most of these were quite similar to one another: basic COVID data pulled from a handful of primary sources and parsed into slightly different levels of granularity, visualized locally or globally depending on the audience. Read more…

A ‘Glut’ of Innovation Spotted in Data Science and ML Platforms

Mar 22, 2021 |

These are heady days in data science and machine learning (DSML) according to Gartner, which identified a “glut” of innovation occurring in the market for DSML platforms. From established companies chasing AutoML or model governance to startups focusing on MLops or explainable AI, a plethora of vendors are simultaneously moving in all directions with their products as they seek to differentiate themselves amid a very diverse audience. Read more…

News In Brief

ML Scaling Requires Upgraded Data Management Plan

Apr 16, 2021 |

Successful data strategies are built on a foundation of meticulous data management, creating enterprise architectures that “democratize” data access and usage, yielding measurable results from machine learning platforms.

The reality, according to an examination of the emerging “AI organization,” is that few data-driven organizations are able to deliver on their data strategy. Read more…

Nvidia’s Jarvis Offers Real-Time Machine Translation

Apr 12, 2021 |

Automated speech recognition services with improved accuracy for enterprise applications are the object of a new batch of pre-trained deep learning models and software from Nvidia aimed at interactive AI conversational services. Read more…

Redis Nabs $110 Million in VC Funding as Deployments Grow

Apr 7, 2021 |

Following the latest Series G round of funding in the amount of $110 million, NoSQL database vendor Redis Labs is worth more than $2 billion, the company announced today. That additional venture funding will help the company to continue positioning the product as a versatile real-time data platform for the cloud. Read more…

Data Engineering Cloud Launched by Trifacta

Apr 6, 2021 |

Trifacta today launched what might be the world’s first cloud designed specifically for data engineering. Running on AWS, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud, the new Trifacta Data Engineering Cloud provides a place for data engineers to improve the quality of data before its sent to downstream analytics, BI, and machine learning systems. Read more…

University of Washington Researchers Develop ML-Enabled Telehealth Tool

Apr 6, 2021 |

For clear reasons, telehealth has boomed during the pandemic, and its popularity remains even as vaccinations become more accessible. With this paradigm shift in treatment, some researchers are examining how to enable patients to measure more of their vitals in a home setting, decreasing the necessity of many in-person medical appointments. Read more…

This Just In

Riffyn Launches Nexus v4.2 to Strengthen Data Integrity for Biotech Product Development

Apr 12, 2021 |

OAKLAND, Calif., April 12, 2021 — Riffyn’s leading cloud-based process data system for Intelligent Process Development has been upgraded with more powerful capabilities. The new features in Riffyn Nexus v4.2 enable customers to validate data real-time at a large scale with the ability to trace the root cause of an anomaly. Read more…

Full Agenda Released for TigerGraph’s Graph + AI Summit 2021

Apr 8, 2021 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 8, 2021 — TigerGraph, provider of a leading graph analytics platform, today unveiled the complete agenda for Graph + AI Summit 2021, an open conference devoted to democratizing and accelerating analytics, AI and machine learning with graph algorithms. Read more…

HPCwire Unveils Honorees for its 2021 People to Watch Feature

Apr 5, 2021 |

SAN DIEGO, Calif., April 5, 2021 – HPCwire, the leading publication for news and information for the high performance computing industry, has announced the honorees for its 2021 People to Watch feature, highlighting a select group of industry members that you should be watching in the year to come. Read more…

Smartphone-Based, AI-Powered COVID-19 Exam Rolled Out for Western Hockey League

Mar 30, 2021 |

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, March 30, 2021 — Light AI Inc., a Canadian company pioneering advanced diagnostic technologies, has announced an agreement with the Western Hockey League (WHL) to complement the WHL’s return-to-play health and safety protocols for the 2020-21 season with a trial of Light AI’s smartphone-based, artificial intelligence (AI) powered COVID-19 diagnostic test. Read more…

Technical University of Denmark Uses TigerGraph to Help Find More Effective Treatments for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

Mar 30, 2021 |

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., March 30, 2021 – TigerGraph, provider of the leading graph analytics platform, has announced that the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), a leading university in the areas of technical and natural sciences, is using TigerGraph’s advanced graph analytics with machine learning and AI techniques to improve the treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Read more…