From the Office to the Shop Floor – the Impact of AI-powered Technologies in the Supply Chain Industry

In this contributed article, Andrei Danescu, Co-Founder & CEO of robotics and data intelligence company, Dexory, suggests that it is no surprise that AI has found its place in various industries from finance and healthcare related industries, all the way to manufacturing and supply chains. Its seamless integration with existing technologies is driving the widespread adoption we are witnessing today.

AI Turns The Digital Evolution of the Airline Industry Into a Revolution 

In this contributed article, Rick Seaney, Vice President of Innovation at 3Victors, wrote this piece to bring awareness to the incredible things that airline customers will experience in only a few years thanks to AI. He explains the importance of the industry to build the data and cloud foundation that is necessary to get us there.
From super-realistic AI generative videos of their destination to robots helping passengers with baggage to new ways to buy tickets – AI will change flying as we know it, and an investment in robust architecture is the approach that will support it.

Are Commercial Providers Really the Villains in the Open Source World? 5 Myths Debunked

In this contributed article, Eero Teerikorpi, founder, CEO and chairman of the board of Continuent, discusses how numerous misconceptions exist about the interaction between commercial entities and the open source community; many often inaccurately assume that commercial providers stifle innovation, solely exploit open source without contributing, and cause a loss of control over projects. This article addresses these myths and emphasizes the importance, value and significance of adopting a more balanced perspective in which commercial and open source interests coexist to drive innovation and sustainability in software development.

Data-Driven Sustainability: Beyond Numbers, Towards Action

In this contributed article, Supratik Shankar, Co-founder of Dview Technologies, explores how data analytics and insights can be leveraged to achieve sustainability goals, the challenges and opportunities in implementing data-driven sustainability initiatives, and the future trends that will shape this field.

Nutanix Accelerates Enterprise Adoption of Generative AI

Nutanix (NASDAQ: NTNX), a leader in hybrid multicloud computing, announced new functionality for Nutanix GPT-in-a-Box, including integrations with NVIDIA NIM inference microservices and Hugging Face Large Language Models (LLMs) library

Redefining Digital Engagement in a Cookieless World: The Power of AI and Zero-Party Data

In this contributed article, Christian J. Ward, Executive Vice President and Chief Data Officer at Yext, discusses how before January of this year, up to 83% of marketers relied on third-party data sources for personalization strategies. Now, as cookies continue to phase out, those marketers might be facing a crisis — but it could be an opportunity to create more trustworthy, privacy-respecting strategies in the long run.

Embracing the Potential of Data: Beyond the ‘New Oil’ Metaphor 

In this contributed article, Cal Al-Dhubaib, Head of AI and Data Science at Further, discusses why businesses should treat data like radioactive materials—and how to avoid it becoming a liability.

Generating Business Value from Data on Enterprise IT Usage

In this contributed article, Stefano Pilotto, CCO of Zetaly, discusses how mainframes continue to be the workhorses of enterprise computing. Now, with advanced approaches to data management, businesses can unlock insights to optimize mainframe usage in line with operational objectives.

Exasol Finds AI Underinvestment Leads to Business Failure, But Data Challenges Stall Rapid Adoption

Senior decision-makers know that AI is critical for their business’ viability, yet despite growing stakeholder pressure to implement the technology quickly, regulatory and technological challenges are slowing the process, according to a new report from our friends over at Exasol, the high-performance analytics database provider. Exasol’s 2024 “AI and Analytics Report” investigates the current state of AI implementation, top data analytics challenges, and the future of the C-suite given the explosive growth of data and adoption of emerging technologies.

Yesterday’s Pricing Processes are Not For Tomorrow 

In this contributed article, Barrett Thompson, General Manager of Commercial Excellence at Zilliant, discusses how most companies are still falling behind the curve when it comes to managing valuable business data, and are often trying to combat costs of working in disparate systems. Why are so many leaders resisting positive change when it comes to managing and evaluating valuable business information?