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Machine Learning has Significant Potential for the Manufacturing Sector

In this contributed article, Gregory Miller, a writer with DO Supply, explores the ways in which machine learning is being applied in the modern industrial world, focusing on manufacturing. To date, manufacturers have been able to introduce AI into three aspects of their business: operational procedures, production, and post-production.

How AI Technologies Can Put Purpose and Profit into ESG Investments

In this contributed article, Ruggero Gramatica, Founder and CEO of Yewno, discusses how institutional investors can increase financial returns and make better investment decisions in the field of environment, social, and governance (ESG) investing.

5 Ways Big Data Can Vitalize Healthcare

In this contributed article, digital marketer and technical writer Sumayya Mahin offers 5 ways big data can vitalize healthcare. Healthcare, like any other industry, is undergoing a sea change. Doctors who never had any exposure to data are now leaning on data analytics, especially heavyweight technologies like big data to mine out insights about their patients. Big data will enable healthcare providers to dish out proactive healthcare processes, thereby delivering better healthcare to patients.

How Alternative Data is Paving the Way for the Future of Investment Management

Many hedge fund managers to mutual funds — and even private equity managers — are turning to alternative data to pave the way for the future of investment management. SparkCognition contends that alternative data has the power to improve valuation of securities and ramp up clarity of the investment process. Download the new report, “Alternative Data for Investment Management,” courtesy of SparkCognition, to learn more about how alt data and machine learning is changing the future of investment management.

Keys to Successful AI Solutions

To be successful in implementing AI solutions and to take leadership roles within various industries, students need to develop technical skills in machine learning, data management, and cloud computing. To address the growing need for AI expertise in industry, Northwestern University School of Professional Studies recently announced AI specializations within its Master of Science in Data Science and the Master of Science in Information Systems programs, as well as an AI certificate program.

Looking at a New AI Tool for Financial Services – Insights for Wealth Advisors, Managers and Retail Bankers

Salesforce announced a complete AI-augmented platform built specifically for financial institutions, offering wealth managers and bankers AI-powered insights and recommendations that will help grow their book of business and deepen client relationships.

An Enterprise AI Platform Created to Make Industry 4.0 a Reality

A new complete, full stack solution was introduced to help manufacturing businesses transform their operations to reduce waste, material defects and the overall energy required to create their products. The platform accelerates manufacturing and supply chain digital transformation projects and makes Industry 4.0 a reality. Dell Ventures accelerated the production of this multi-tier, industrial-grade edge-to-cloud-to-edge solution by leading Noodle.ai’s $35 million Series B round last year, joined by previous investor TPG Growth.

Insurtech Data & Privacy in 2019

In this special guest feature, Jason T. Andrew, CEO and co-founder of Limelight Health, discusses how InsurTech is coming of age at just the right time to decide how to use Big Data in a way that protects startups from the pitfalls into which the large social media companies fell. He believes we have the opportunity to build the InsurTech industry as digitally transparent and ethically sound, even as we accept the inevitability that the curtain has been pulled back on our privacy as we imagined it. As we revolutionize the insurance industry, it’s all the more important that we lead the way in developing technologies that empower users and set the right safeguards for data protection between technology vendors and insurers.

Big Data in Financial Services: Analyze-As-You-Go

In this contributed article, Hassan Mohamed, a London-based analyst specializing in financial operations and credit management in EU markets, explains where to hit in any organisation in order to monetize big data with an action plan. Also included is a comparison between 3 Vs and 5 Vs, a discussion of how to improve performance in any corporate department using big data, unquestioned answers about big data, and a clear action plan to monetize big data and gain the most of it.

Tips for Keeping Data HIPAA Compliant

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips believes healthcare providers need patients to trust them. Without patients, a clinic, hospital, or practice can’t continue operating as a successful business. The fear of having one’s data put at risk can make it difficult for patients to provide their personal information or discuss health issues. Healthcare professionals should make it clear to patients that their information will be kept confidential. The guidelines below can put patients’ minds at ease.