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TensorFlow Tutorial – Simple Linear Model

In this excellent tutorial video presentation below, Magnus Erik Hvass Pedersen demonstrates the basic workflow of using TensorFlow with a simple linear model. You should be familiar with basic linear algebra, Python and the Jupyter Notebook editor. It also helps if you have a basic understanding of Machine Learning and classification.

Research Report Finds 64 Percent of IT Decision Makers Expect ROI from Artificial Intelligence within Two Years

Cylance® Inc., an antivirus industry company with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most advanced cyberthreats, has announced the results of its inaugural report, Artificial Intelligence in the Enterprise: The AI Race is On.

Pure Storage Announces Significant Customer Momentum for AI and ML Workloads

Pure Storage® (NYSE: PSTG), a leading independent all-flash data platform vendor for the cloud era, announced significant customer momentum for FlashBlade™, the system purpose-built for modern analytics. Since general availability in January 2017, FlashBlade has gained traction among organizations running and innovating with emerging workloads, specifically modern analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML).

Oracle Supercharges Its Cloud Offerings with NVIDIA Tesla GPUs

Oracle announced that it’s bringing the power of our latest Tesla GPU accelerators to its public cloud. The move underscores growing demand for public-cloud access to our GPU computing platform from an increasingly wide set of enterprise users. Oracle’s massive customer base means that a broad range of businesses across many industries will have access to accelerated computing to harness the power of AI, accelerated analytics and high performance computing.

AI Poised to Revolutionize Insurance Industry

According to a recent report from Accenture, three-quarters of surveyed insurance executives believe that artificial intelligence will transform the insurance industry within three years. Michael Macauley, CEO of Quadrant Information Services, expects urgency and planning to follow quickly as the potential benefits of AI become more apparent.

Proscia to Transform the Clinical Use of Digital Pathology in Commercial and Hospital Labs

Proscia Inc., a data solutions provider for digital pathology, announced the launch of a new product optimized for digital clinical workflows in anatomic pathology labs. Built from its award-winning software platform, Proscia’s new offering leverages machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) techniques, leading the move towards precision medicine and computational pathology.

State of Artificial Intelligence for the Enterprise

A survey conducted in July 2017 by Vanson Bourne, the Teradata “State of Artificial Intelligence for Enterprises” report captures the here and now for AI — how executive decision-makers are investing in AI today, the expected return on investment (ROI), what barriers lie ahead and how businesses craft a solid game plan to realize AI’s full potential.

Poker and AI: The Rise of Machines Against Humans

We humans like to think our emotional intelligence separates us from machines, but even in the highly skilled human game of poker we could be about to get out-bluffed by artificial intelligence (AI), according to our friends over at PokerSites.me.uk. who put together the detailed infographic below.

Tuputech Introduces Image Recognition Solution to Identify Objectionable or Explicit Online Content through Its Deep Learning AI Platform

To manage brands and social platforms in today’s online communities, companies must have a way to quickly and easily monitor shared content. Tuputech is introducing its cloud-based image recognition solution to the U.S. to help companies identify, tag and filter objectionable images—pornographic, violent or otherwise explicit or inappropriate.

7 Surprising Facts about AI and Big Data in Cybersecurity

In this special guest feature, Kumar Saurabh, CEO and co-founder of Logichub, observes how the correlation between data volumes and IT security seems straightforward, but in reality it’s complex and at times paradoxical. He provides 7 surprising facts about big data and artificial intelligence (AI) as they are used in cybersecurity.