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Infographic: State of AI 2022

Peak, a leader in Decision Intelligence (DI), released a new “State of AI, 2022” report highlighting that a number of organizations are making investments in both data and AI – without connecting the two. Surveying 775 decision makers (senior managers and above) from the US, UK or India, the report further reveals that when businesses are failing to prepare their data for future AI adoption, they risk needing to retrofit their infrastructure later down the road.

The Secret to Solving the World’s Crimes Lies in Data

In this contributed article, Chris Cardwell, Product Go-To-Market Lead for Tresata, discusses how data can help tackle the global problem that is financial crime, but there are challenges within the data itself that complicate investigations further.

The Value of Artificial Intelligence in Customer Data Platforms

In this special guest feature, Aditya Bhamidipaty, Founder & CEO, FirstHive, discusses how businesses today face an expanding gap between the value their customers’ data can potentially provide and the true value their CDPs can create. AI systems can help close this gap by enhancing the productivity of human workers, so long as those workers are trained how to use those systems effectively.

The Promise of AI Maturity – Theory vs. Practice

In this sponsored post, Phil Hall, Chief Growth Officer at LXT, discusses the results of their recent executive survey “The Path to AI Maturity.” The report highlights that investment in artificial intelligence is strong at mid-to-large US organizations, and 40% rate themselves at the three highest levels of AI maturity, having achieved operational to transformative implementations. 

AI > Humans in Understanding Emotion in Business

A new report was launched by Red Box, a leading voice software specialist, around challenges and opportunities in AI. The data in the report, “Being Human: How and Why Machines are Learning the Art of Human Conversation,” revealed business leaders view AI as more effective than humans in all business use cases including problem solving (38.72%), understanding emotion or sentiment in conversation (38.32%), transcribing complex conversations (35.73%), understanding accents and regional dialect (41.52%) and understanding multiple languages (41.92%). 

How automation gets finance workloads back in balance

How can finance teams lighten the workload and take their rightful place advising on  business strategies and best practices? Automation can help. Software robots are ideally suited for transaction processing, accounting operations, and compliance work. It’s time for finance teams to do more of what they were meant to do: help the entire business be better. In this eBook from UiPath we’ll take a quick look at how automation can make that happen.

Introducing Vultr Talon with NVIDIA GPUs — Cloud Platform Breakthrough Makes Accelerated Computing Efficient and Affordable

Vultr®, a leading independent provider of cloud infrastructure, announced that Vultr Talon, powered by NVIDIA GPUs and NVIDIA AI Enterprise software, is now available in beta. A breakthrough cloud-based platform, Vultr Talon offers affordable accelerated computing by enabling GPU sharing, so multiple workloads can efficiently run on a single NVIDIA GPU.

insideBIGDATA Latest News – 5/24/2022

In this regular column, we’ll bring you all the latest industry news centered around our main topics of focus: big data, data science, machine learning, AI, and deep learning. Our industry is constantly accelerating with new products and services being announced everyday. Fortunately, we’re in close touch with vendors from this vast ecosystem, so we’re in a unique position to inform you about all that’s new and exciting. Our massive industry database is growing all the time so stay tuned for the latest news items describing technology that may make you and your organization more competitive.

Accelerating Roles for RPA in Information Technology

The advancing use of RPA is a great boon to IT organizations within enterprises. RPA is an application of technology administered by business logic using structured entry points, designed for automating business processes. UiPath’s RPA platform paves the way for fully automating the various areas of IT in an enterprise and can take over the tedious jobs that dictate so much of regular work of IT personnel.

Historical Data is a Thing of the Past. It’s Prime-time for Real-time Data.

In this special guest feature, Dan O’Connell, Chief Strategy Officer and a board member at Dialpad, takes a look at what will happen to organizations as they roll out real-time data capabilities this year– they’ll discover new ways to scale faster, fresh ideas to improve operations, and novel ways to reduce friction.