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AI Study: The Coasts Are Excited, The Midwest & The South Are Not

Conversica, a leader in conversational AI for business, released the results of its Regional AI Adoption study that polled residents across the United States to see how they are currently using AI and how excited they are about the prospects of artificial intelligence helping to solve local problems. Results of the study show that Americans feel optimistic about AI and hope that it will someday help to address homelessness, relieve traffic and cure diseases—although priorities vary by location and generation.

2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report

The 2018 State of Embedded Analytics Report by Logi Analytics explores the top benefits of embedded analytics, the latest trends, advantages of different development methods, and what the future of analytics looks like. Logi surveyed more than 500 people who shared their perspectives on how they are embedding analytic capabilities to meet ever-changing market needs.

Best of arXiv.org for AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning – May 2018

In this recurring monthly feature, we will filter all the recent research papers appearing in the arXiv.org preprint server for subjects relating to AI, machine learning and deep learning – from disciplines including statistics, mathematics and computer science – and provide you with a useful “best of” list for the month.

Survey: Enterprise IT Professionals Share Views on the Maturity of Their Big Data Deployments

Kyvos Insights, a big data analytics company, shared the results of a recent survey of information technology (IT) professionals at enterprises in the U.S. that explores their thoughts on, and experiences with, big data and business intelligence (BI) on big data adoption.

Surface Reconstruction Based on Neural Networks

Surface reconstruction is an important trend in 3D scanning. The problem is to recreate surfaces from a given point cloud within the shortest possible time and with a given quality criteria. There is a set of different approaches for solving this problem, which includes Self-Organized Maps, Bayesian reconstruction and Poisson reconstruction. The purpose of this article highlight a paper, “Surface Reconstruction Based on Neural Networks” that analyzes and compares results obtained with the usage of two self-organizing map types.

Survey: Only 7% of Businesses GDPR-compliant as Deadline Looms, Data Privacy Gains Prominence

In February, SAS conducted a global survey of 183 business people in a wide variety of industries who have a role in preparing their organizations for GDPR. The survey highlights the biggest challenges and opportunities organizations face on the road to GDPR compliance.

Survey: Companies are Bullish on Cloud Analytics, But Need to Speed Up the Pace

A majority of the largest companies in the world (83 percent) agree that the cloud is the best place to run analytics, according to a new survey by Vanson Bourne on behalf of Teradata, a leading cloud-based data and analytics company. In the next five years, by the year 2023, most organizations want to run all of their analytics in the cloud. But, an overwhelming 91 percent say that analytics should be moving to the public cloud at a faster rate.

Data Analytics, Algorithms & Machine Learning – Online Survey Results

This report, “Data Analytics, Algorithms & Machine Learning – Online Survey,” was produced by Informa Engage on behalf of Dell EMC. The data was collected March 8, through March 26, 2018 from a wide cross section of industries. The goal was to investigate various issues around the current and future use of use of analytics, predictive analytics and machine learning, given the importance of these technologies in the enterprise today.

New Tech Trends Survey: AI/ML Top List of Priorities for IT Pros

SADA Systems, a leader in providing business and technology consulting services, announces the results of a survey of IT professionals and their opinions on some of the most talked-about technologies so far in 2018. The survey, which was completed by 500 IT professionals including nearly 100 top IT executives, focused on six technology categories – artificial intelligence/machine learning, augmented reality, blockchain, edge computing, the internet of things (IoT), and virtual reality.

Best of arXiv.org for AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning – March 2018

In this recurring monthly feature, we will filter all the recent research papers appearing in the arXiv.org preprint server for subjects relating to AI, machine learning and deep learning – from disciplines including statistics, mathematics and computer science – and provide you with a useful “best of” list for the month.