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Kodak Bitcoin mining ‘scam’ evaporates

By CloudBuzz | July 16, 2018

The company behind a Kodak-branded crypto-currency mining scheme has confirmed the plan has collapsed. In January, a Bitcoin mining computer labelled Kodak KashMiner was on display on Kodak’s official stand at the CES technology show in Las Vegas. But critics

Artificial Intelligence And The Future of Accounting

By Tim Chaves | July 10, 2018

The Future of AI Accounting Artificial intelligence has become an extremely hot topic over the last couple years. While many people welcome the thought of self-driving cars and chatbot customer service agents, others are rife with worry over the disappearance

Blockchain + Analytics: Enabling Smart IOT

By Bill Schmarzo | May 21, 2018

Blockchain + Analytics Autonomous cars are racing down the highway at speeds exceeding 100 MPH when suddenly a car a half-mile ahead blows out a tire sending dangerous debris across 3 lanes of traffic.  Instead of relying upon sending this urgent,

Oracle Blockchain Cloud Service and Financial Services Enable Next-Gen Blockchain Innovators

By CloudBuzz | May 18, 2018

Students Tackle Real Problems and Succeed in Blockchain Challenge In an effort to accelerate blockchain innovation in Financial Services and other industries, Oracle recently joined academia and banking industry leaders as part of the Carolina Fintech Hub (CFH) Generation Blockchain Challenge to

De Beers tracks diamonds through supply chain using blockchain

By CloudBuzz | May 10, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Anglo American’s (AAL.L) De Beers said on Thursday it had tracked 100 high-value diamonds from miner to retailer using blockchain, in the first effort of its kind to clear the supply chain of imposters and conflict minerals.

Buffett bashes bitcoin as nonproductive, thriving on mystique

By CloudBuzz | May 7, 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Billionaire investor Warren Buffett on Monday said buyers of bitcoin, which he characterises as “rat poison squared”, thrive on the hope they’ll find someone else who will pay more for it. Likening bitcoin demand to tulip

Top 10 Machine Learning Algorithms to Know

By Ronald van Loon | May 7, 2018

Top 10 Machine Learning Algorithms Modern advancements in Artificial Intelligence (AI) are set to change our world for the better. These developments have largely been made possible due to technologies such as cloud sharing, data analytics, blockchain, and improved computing

Newly Formed Chinese Trusted Blockchain Alliance Names SAP as Vice Chair

By CloudBuzz | May 7, 2018

WALLDORF — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) today announced that the Chinese Trusted Blockchain Alliance has appointed SAP as vice chair to deepen the integration of blockchain across industries. The joint initiative of companies and research institutions seeks to facilitate co-innovation, advance blockchain standards

Blockchain Potential to Transform Artificial Intelligence

By Ronald van Loon | April 5, 2018

Blockchain Potential The research on improving Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) has been ongoing for decades. However, it wasn’t until recently that developers were finally able to create smart systems that closely resemble the A.I. capabilities of humans. The main reason for

Skills for faster innovation in financial services

By Peter HJ van Eijk | April 3, 2018

Banks and insurance companies are going through a lot of changes. Read on to see my thinking on how to facilitate that change if you are working in financial services. Pathways to innovation There are two major pathways to innovation in financial services, and

Collaboration in 2018 and Beyond: Four Technology Trends That Will Have Maximum Impact

Collaboration in 2018 and Beyond: Four Technology Trends That Will Have Maximum Impact

Collaboration in 2018 Four Technology Trends 2017 is coming to an end, which marks the time of year when we ...
A Smart Data Approach to Assurance in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

A Smart Data Approach to Assurance in a Hybrid Cloud Environment

Smart Data Microsoft and Amazon both reported significant growth in their cloud businesses recently. Revenue for Microsoft’s Azure increased by ...
Driving Transformation? It is possible to predict the future.

Driving Transformation? It is possible to predict the future.

Driving Transformation Previously, I wrote about the criticality of defining the Vision for your transformation - what is your real objective, how ...
Is Machine Learning The Future? Making Your Data Scientists Obsolete

Is Machine Learning The Future? Making Your Data Scientists Obsolete

Is Machine Learning The Future? In a recent study, almost all the businesses surveyed stated that big data analytics were ...
The Security Gap: What Is Your Core Strength?

The Security Gap: What Is Your Core Strength?

The Security Gap You’re out of your mind if you think blocking access to file sharing services is filling a ...
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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 ...