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Making a Case for the First Open Source Platform for Synthetic Data

In this special guest feature, Yashar Behzadi, Ph.D., CEO and Founder of Synthesis AI, discusses on the importance of a community like OpenSynthetics in developing more capable AI models.
OpenSynthetics, an open community for creating and using synthetic data in AI/ML and computer vision, is open to practitioners, researchers, academics, and the wider industry.

Heard on the Street – 6/20/2022

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Research Highlights: Emergent Abilities of Large Language Models

In this regular column we take a look at highlights for breaking research topics of the day in the areas of big data, data science, machine learning, AI and deep learning. For data scientists, it’s important to keep connected with the research arm of the field in order to understand where the technology is headed. Enjoy!

insideBIGDATA Latest News – 6/14/2022

In this regular column, we’ll bring you all the latest industry news centered around our main topics of focus: big data, data science, machine learning, AI, and deep learning. Our industry is constantly accelerating with new products and services being announced everyday. Fortunately, we’re in close touch with vendors from this vast ecosystem, so we’re in a unique position to inform you about all that’s new and exciting. Our massive industry database is growing all the time so stay tuned for the latest news items describing technology that may make you and your organization more competitive.

Video Highlights: Data Theory in the World Seminar: How Data Drives Business Decisions

I was pleased to learn that my alma mater UCLA has taken a very innovative direction by creating a new Data Theory undergraduate major, a collaboration of the Mathematics and Statistics departments. The video presentation below is a recent panel discussion that explains the genesis of the new major “Data Theory in the World Seminar: How Data Drives Business Decisions.”

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 6/4/2022

Above the Trend Line: your industry rumor central is a recurring feature of insideBIGDATA. In this column, we present a variety of short time-critical news items grouped by category such as M&A activity, people movements, funding news, financial results, industry alignments, customer wins, rumors and general scuttlebutt floating around the big data, data science and machine learning industries including behind-the-scenes anecdotes and curious buzz.

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for May 2022

In this continuing regular feature, we give all our valued readers a monthly heads-up for the top 10 most viewed articles appearing on insideBIGDATA. Over the past several months, we’ve heard from many of our followers that this feature will enable them to catch up with important news and features flowing across our many channels.

Solving Unstructured Data: NLP and Language Models as Part of the Enterprise AI Strategy 

In this special guest feature, Prabhod Sunkara, Co-founder and COO of nRoad, Inc., discusses how enterprises are increasingly relying on unstructured data for analytic, regulatory, and corporate decision-making purposes. As unstructured data becomes more valuable to the enterprise, technology and data teams are racing towards upgrading their infrastructure to meet the growing cloud-based services and the sheer explosion of data internally and externally.

Heard on the Street – 6/1/2022

Welcome to insideBIGDATA’s “Heard on the Street” round-up column! In this regular feature, we highlight thought-leadership commentaries from members of the big data ecosystem. Each edition covers the trends of the day with compelling perspectives that can provide important insights to give you a competitive advantage in the marketplace.

Unstruk Data: Empowering Enterprises to Transform Unstructured Data Files into Actionable Intelligence about Real-world Assets and Locations

The latest version of Unstruk’s flagship product is the first commercially available DataOps platform built to generate intelligence about real-world assets and locations, so that it can be utilized to automate processes, inform business decisions or integrate into other critical workflow systems.