Tag: automation

McAfee Folds Analytics Into Security Tools

Oct 18, 2017 |

The hackers are winning, and most cyber defenses are reactive despite ongoing efforts to achieve real-time threat detection capabilities. While artificial intelligence approaches are making inroads in the cat-and-mouse game of cyber-security, some security vendors are incorporating advanced analytics into security operations. Read more…

H2O Ups AI Ante Via Nvidia GPU Integration

Oct 2, 2017 |

H2O.ai, the machine-learning specialist that unveiled its “Driverless AI” platform this past summer, is upgrading the system via integration with GPU specialist Nvidia’s AI development system.

The Mountain View, Calif., company said last week it has integrated its AI platform designed to address the shortage of data scientists with Nvidia’s DGX platform. Read more…

Job Worries Grow as AI Shifts to Public Sector

May 3, 2017 |

Warnings about massive job displacement brought about by artificial intelligence are growing louder as researchers cite more examples of private sector and, more recently, pubic sector adoption of automation to perform both routine tasks and analysis. Read more…

AI ‘Inevitable,’ Retraining Needed, Survey Finds

Jan 17, 2017 |

Much debated concerns about the impact artificial intelligence on the global workforce are again highlighted in a new study on AI adoption, but so too are worries among CIOs concerned they lack the in-house skills to deploy and manage machine intelligence. Read more…

Facebook AI Efforts Seen Lagging

Oct 18, 2016 |

Facebook’s artificial intelligence efforts, particularly algorithms used for automation of applications such as news feeds, are coming under heavy fire from at least one critic who argues AI “is emerging as a major weakness for Facebook.” Read more…

Does ‘Cognitive Era’ Mean Fewer Jobs?

Sep 19, 2016 |

A recent technology study forecasts that artificial intelligence and machine learning could fill 7 percent of existing U.S. jobs over the next decade. Whether or not that’s a good thing is a subject of intense debate as automation and machine learning make steady inroads in the U.S. Read more…

Manufacturers Not Sold on Data Analytics

Sep 14, 2016 |

U.S. manufacturing executives are increasingly aware of data analytics as a way of implementing platforms such as the industrial Internet of Things, yet not all are convinced that the hefty investment will yield a quick return in a tough business climate. Read more…

Proliferation of Data Driving Machine Learning

Jun 16, 2016 |

Machine learning is a hot topic, but what applications is the technology driving and what drives machine learning? The short answer, concludes a new research report on machine learning, is data—lots of data. Read more…

Big Data Doesn’t Always Mean Better Business

May 24, 2016 |

There is an unprecedented volume of data being created, with an unprecedented number of people around the world regularly producing and storing data. Research shows that 90 percent of the data in the world today was created in the last two years alone. Read more…

Machine-Learning Platform Certified For Cloudera

Mar 24, 2016 |

In the run up to next week’s Hadoop confab in Silicon Valley, vendors are releasing a flock of automation and other tools aimed at beefing up the mainstream data processing framework. Read more…