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Five Reasons to Attend a New Kind of Developer Event

In this special guest feature, Ubuntu Evangelist Randall Ross writes that the OpenPOWER Foundation is hosting an all-new type of developer event. “The OpenPOWER Foundation envisioned something completely different. In its quest to redefine the typical developer event the Foundation asked a simple question: What if developers at a developer event actually spent their time developing?”

Baidu Advances AI in the Cloud with Latest NVIDIA Pascal GPUs

NVIDIA announced that its deep learning platform is now available as part of Baidu Cloud’s deep learning service, giving enterprise customers instant access to the world’s most adopted AI tools. The new Baidu Cloud offers the latest GPU computing technology, including Pascal™ architecture-based NVIDIA® Tesla® P40 GPUs and NVIDIA deep learning software. It provides both training and inference acceleration for open-source deep learning frameworks, such as TensorFlow and PaddlePaddle.

Building a Better AI Brain with Object Storage

In this special guest feature, Michael Tso, CEO of Cloudian, discusses how AI is rapidly changing the business world, and for AI to deliver business value, the storage industry will play a key role – scale-out object storage with full S3 compatibility matches this role perfectly.

Interview: Anusua Trivedi, Data Scientist on Microsoft’s Advanced Data Science & Strategic Initiatives Team

In this podcast interview, I caught up with Anusua Trivedi, a Data Scientist on Microsoft’s ADS team, to get her take on the upward trajectory of AI and deep learning that we’re seeing in the industry today.

How Can AI Help Increase Company’s Sales

In this contributed article, content coordinator Maria Harutyunyan discusses how artificial intelligence can benefit your company’s sales. In the 2017 Economist Intelligence Unit report, Artificial Intelligence in the Real World, it was stated that 17% out of 200 executives said that AI will increase sales revenue. But then again, how can something that is itself called “artificial” benefit your company’s sales?

Using Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics to Improve Existing Business Systems

In this contributed article, Dan Adika, CEO and cofounder of WalkMe, discusses how big data, combined with machine learning and artificial intelligence, can contextually guide employees on how to use any system, provide businesses with insights into common technology obstacles, and ultimately personalize the user experience to drive greater adoption.

IBM First to Deliver Latest NVIDIA GPU Accelerator on the Cloud to Speed AI Workloads

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is the first major cloud provider to make the NVIDIA Tesla® P100 GPU available globally on the cloud. By combining NVIDIA’s acceleration technology with IBM’s Cloud platform, businesses can more quickly and efficiently run compute-heavy workloads, such as artificial intelligence, deep learning and high performance data analytics.

Some Simple Applications of Artificial Intelligence

In this contributed, Harnil Oza, CEO of Hyperlink Infosystem, offers a simple, starter’s view of artificial intelligence (AI) with some common examples of how the technology is impacting everyday life.

Artificial Intelligence App Game Changer for Health Care Technology in the US

Health technology company Ada has brought a new artificial intelligence (AI) powered health companion to the US, providing Americans with a more personalized way to assess and monitor their health. Designed to grow smarter as users engage with it, Ada’s intelligence not only offers users a sophisticated and tailored health assessment, ­ it also supports […]

Big Data and AI Are About to Make Your Phone Scary Smart

In this contributed article, technology writer and blogger Kayla Matthews examines the way a combination of big data and AI is paving the wave for tomorrow’s superphone devices that will be able to predict and carry out actions to make your day better.