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AI to Have Dramatic Impact on Business by 2020, According to Tata Consultancy Services Global Trend Study

Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, unveiled its Global Trend Study titled, “Getting Smarter by the Day: How AI is Elevating the Performance of Global Companies.” Focused on the current and future impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI), the study polled 835 executives across 13 global industry sectors in four regions of the world, finding that 84% of companies see the use of AI as “essential” to competitiveness, with a further 50% seeing the technology as “transformative.”

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.

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.

Tencent Cloud Adopts NVIDIA Tesla for AI Cloud Computing

NVIDIA announced that Tencent Cloud will adopt NVIDIA® Tesla® GPU accelerators to help advance artificial intelligence for enterprise customers. NVIDIA’s AI computing technology is used worldwide by cloud service providers, enterprises, startups and research organizations for a wide range of applications.