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Ayasdi Unveils Framework to Simplify and Speed Development of Intelligent Applications across the Enterprise

Ayasdi, a leader in machine intelligence software and a pioneer in enterprise-class intelligent applications, announced the release of Ayasdi Envision, a new framework to accelerate the creation of intelligent applications. Built on Ayasdi’s enterprise-class AI platform, the offering is the first of its kind to enable organizations to quickly create and consume intelligent applications that are purpose-built to solve a broad array of real-world business problems.

Implementing AI: When and How?

In this special guest feature, Venkat Viswanathan, Founder and Chairman of LatentView, discusses how organizations determine when artificial intelligence (AI) should be utilized to amplify human intelligence.

How Enterprises Can Finally Capitalize on Machine Learning

In this special guest feature, Dr. Michael Zeller, SVP, AI Strategy & Innovation at Software AG, discusses how enterprises have reached a pivotal moment for operationalizing machine learning. For a while now artificial intelligence has been over hyped, its benefits over promised and, in the end, it always under-delivered. Now the hype is back stronger than ever. For AI to not fade away again, however, it needs to be made actionable.

Introducing Flo – Bringing Deep Learning to Video Editing

Everyone loves to shoot videos but don’t know what to do with them. Editing videos is difficult, time consuming and a skillful job. NexGear Technology has built Flo – an intelligent camera and movie maker app that auto-edits raw video footage into short cinematic movies using deep learning and artificial intelligence. Flo combines machine learning, computer vision, and natural language processing to put together the interesting moments from your videos into a short cinematic movie.

AI vision system PIXEVIA Recognizes Cars and People on Video in Real-time for Smart Cities

Well functioning traffic flows, real-time parking availability, increased security and swift crime solving, cost-efficient defect detection in the infrastructure or updates on road conditions – smart cities could already be taking advantage of real-time fully automated video surveillance from drones, ground vehicles with video cameras and CCTV, Lithuanian startup PIXEVIA claims.

Impetus Technologies Unveils New, TensorFlow-Based Deep Learning Feature on Apache Spark for StreamAnalytix

Impetus Technologies, a big data software products and services company, announced integration of a new, deep learning capability for its StreamAnalytix™ platform. Based on the TensorFlow™ open source software library for machine learning, this new capability demonstration showcases an image recognition application running on an Apache Spark Streaming pipeline on StreamAnalytix.

Brodmann17: The Startup Working to Eliminate the Need for Nvidia GPUs

Brodmann17, a developer of proprietary deep learning algorithms that increases overall speed and efficiency in processors, while eliminating the need for Graphic Processing Units (GPU), is announcing its official launch and the completion of a $1.6 million seed round led by lool ventures with Samsung Next and Sony Innovation Fund participating. The funds will be used to enable Brodmann17 to continue developing its deep learning technology for some of the world’s leading manufacturers, and speed up image processing 20x: from less than one image per second to real-time on standard CPUs.

Kimera Systems Expands Beta for their Game Changing Artificial General Intelligence Technology

Kimera Systems announced the expansion of its beta for Nigel™, the company’s Artificial General Intelligence (AGI) technology, capable of human-like problem solving. The closed beta which began in August is now open to all Android devices.

Interview: Patrick Moakley, Director of Marketing for HPC & AI at Lenovo

I recently caught up with Patrick Moakley, Director of Marketing for High Performance Computing (HPC) & Artificial Intelligence (AI) at Lenovo, to get his insights about this fast paced industry. Please view the video interview below to hear what Pat has to say.

DimensionalMechanics™ Puts Artificial Intelligence Within Reach for More Organizations

DimensionalMechanics™, a developer of foundational artificial intelligence (AI) technology and deep learning engineering, introduced NeoPulse™ AI Studio, an intuitive set of applications that enable businesses and organizations to custom design AI solutions easily and quickly. The company has raised a total of $6.7 million in funding to date and is planning a series B round this fall. DimensionalMechanics also announced a strategic alliance with GrayMeta, a leader in automated metadata collection, curation and search, to be the first to offer NeoPulse AI to the media and entertainment industry.