Will XAI Fix WMD? Or, No More Black Boxes!

By John Pientka | December 14, 2017

Will XAI Fix WMD? Why did I get turned down for a loan? Why is my insurance so expensive? Algorithms are the answer: black box formulas that determine so many aspects of today’s life. Critics call them WMD’s – Weapons

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Google Data Analysis, Artificial Intelligence and Predicting Vaccine Scares

By CloudBuzz | December 12, 2017

Social media trends can predict tipping points in vaccine scares Analyzing trends on Twitter and Google can help predict vaccine scares that can lead to disease outbreaks, according to a study from the University of Waterloo. In the study, researchers

How artificial intelligence and analytics helps in crime prevention

By CloudTweaks | December 7, 2017

How Artificial Intelligence Helps Crime Prevention According to a study released by FBI, there is an annual increase of 4.1% in violent crimes and 7.4% in motor-vehicle thefts in the United States in 2016. Despite having stringent laws and intense

Is Retail Ready For Blockchain?

By Cloud Syndicate | December 6, 2017

This is the final blog in a 2-part series on blockchain technology.  Blockchain technology has the potential to do for businesses and governments what the internet has done for individuals: define a new way of doing things. The internet, as we all

Mobile Data Traffic Explosion: Explore IoT, 5G, & VR Opportunities

By Ronald van Loon | December 4, 2017

Mobile Data Traffic Explosion The technology revolution of the 21st Century has opened the avenues towards many possibilities. We now have a mobile data traffic explosion on our hands, which can end up expanding growth while we move into the

Revitalize Your Digital Strategy: 5 Keys To Define A Blueprint For Success

By Cloud Syndicate | December 4, 2017

This is part 1 of a 3-part series on Digital Blueprints. Digital transformation is leveraging new technologies that redefine the ways people live and work. With economic benefits over the next decade estimated at $100 trillion, as projected by the World

4 Ways How AI Can Augment the Digital Marketer

By Ronald van Loon | December 1, 2017

AI and the Digital Marketer As part of my experience, I have had the luxury of observing the way possibilities regarding AI have drastically arisen during the last decade. What many considered unachievable in the past is now certainly achievable

5 Predictions for Data in the Cloud and Cloud Platforms

By Daren Glenister | November 29, 2017

5 Predictions for Data in the Cloud 2017 has proven to be a big year for migrating data to the cloud and cloud platforms: from Google to Microsoft and IBM to Oracle, enterprise organizations have recognized the importance of migrating




Turn to the Cloud as Part of Your Data Breach Strategy

Turn to the Cloud as Part of Your Data Breach Strategy

Data Breach Strategy The latest Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report is out, and the verdict is in: data breaches are ...
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Data as a Service: 5 Strategies to Transition How You Access Data

Data as a Service Information wants to be free — at least that’s the saying. And like any good saying, ...
Enterprises look for partners to make the most of Microsoft Azure Stack apps

Enterprises look for partners to make the most of Microsoft Azure Stack apps

Microsoft Azure Stack Apps The next BriefingsDirect Voice of the Customer hybrid cloud advancements discussion explores the application development and platform-as-a-service (PaaS) benefits from Microsoft ...
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Why Containers Can't Solve All Your Problems In The Cloud

Containers and the cloud Docker and other container services are appealing for a good reason - they are lightweight and ...
Meet GRAIL - Fighting Cancer with Big Data, AI and the Cloud

Meet GRAIL – Fighting Cancer with Big Data, AI and the Cloud

Improve Your Chances of Surviving Cancer by 5X to 10X How would you like to improve your odds of surviving ...