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TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for May 2022

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. Over the past several months, we’ve heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels.

Solving Unstructured Data: NLP and Language Models as Part of the Enterprise AI Strategy 

In this special guest feature, Prabhod Sunkara, Co-founder and COO of nRoad, Inc., discusses how enterprises are increasingly relying on unstructured data for analytic, regulatory, and corporate decision-making purposes. As unstructured data becomes more valuable to the enterprise, technology and data teams are racing towards upgrading their infrastructure to meet the growing cloud-based services and the sheer explosion of data internally and externally.

Heard on the Street – 6/1/2022

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Unstruk Data: Empowering Enterprises to Transform Unstructured Data Files into Actionable Intelligence about Real-world Assets and Locations

The latest version of Unstruk’s flagship product is the first commercially available DataOps platform built to generate intelligence about real-world assets and locations, so that it can be utilized to automate processes, inform business decisions or integrate into other critical workflow systems.

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.

Active Monitoring and Statistical Prediction of Indoor Radon Concentration Can Reduce the Risk of Lung Cancer

In this contributed article, Insoo Park, CEO of Ecosense Inc., discusses how scientists are turning to statistical prediction methodologies for help with preventing radon-related deaths. Exposure to radon is the first leading cause of lung cancer among non-smokers According to the EPA, radon-related lung cancer deaths total 21,000 per year in the US alone.

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.