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Penguin Computing Partners with Meta to Help Build Toward the Metaverse by Delivering AI-Optimized Architecture and Managed Services

Penguin Computing, Inc. a division of SGH (Nasdaq: SGH) and a leader in high-performance computing (HPC) focused on artificial intelligence and machine learning, today announced its role in providing AI-optimized architecture and managed services for the AI Research SuperCluster (RSC) — Meta’s cutting-edge AI supercomputer for AI research.

2022 Trends in Semantic Technologies: Humanizing Artificial Intelligence

In this contributed article, editorial consultant Jelani Harper discusses how semantic technologies and tenets are some of the most effective ways to oversee enterprise use cases of AI for natural language technologies. These capabilities have been formed by human curated knowledge, which is why the notion of human-in-the-loop is so prominent in contemporary times.

Databricks Launches Data Lakehouse for Retail and Consumer Goods Customers

Databricks, the Data and AI company and pioneer of the data lakehouse architecture, announced the Databricks Lakehouse for Retail, the company’s first industry-specific data lakehouse for retailers and consumer goods (CG) customers. With Databricks’ Lakehouse for Retail, data teams are enabled with a centralized data and AI platform that is tailored to help solve the most critical data challenges that retailers, partners, and their suppliers are facing.

“Above the Trend Line” – Your Industry Rumor Central for 1/17/2022

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.

Heard on the Street – 1/12/2022

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.

Video Highlights: Expert.ai – Executive Interview

In this interview, expert.ai’s CEO Walt Mayo gives an update on the company’s recent FY20 results. He discusses the technology that is being developed as part of the company’s Path to Lead five-year strategy and outlines how the company expects to commercialise it. He discusses the wider natural language understanding/processing (NLU/NLP) market, highlighting recent M&A activity. Finally, he outlines the key milestones the company is targeting over the next 12 months.

Best of arXiv.org for AI, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning – December 2021

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.

The Missing Role your Organization Needs for the Success of your AI Initiatives

In this contributed article, Alankrita Priya, AI/ML Product Manager at Hypergiant, discusses how MLOps platforms can operationalize new technologies and fully bridge the gap between data scientists and end business users. There is a crucial role that AI PMs will play moving forward in both facilitating this deployment process and ensuring that companies practice responsible AI.

Deeplite Accelerates AI on Arm CPUs Using Ultra-Compact Quantization

Deeplite, a provider of AI optimization software designed to make AI model inference faster, more compact and energy-efficient, today announced Deeplite Runtime (DeepliteRT), a new addition to its platform that makes AI models even smaller and faster in production deployment, without compromising accuracy. Customers will benefit from lower power consumption, reduced costs and the ability to utilize existing Arm CPUs to run AI models.

TOP 10 insideBIGDATA Articles for December 2021

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.