Business Intelligence

IBM buys RPA company WDG Automation

News
8 Jul, 2020
Sabina Weston

The deal sees IBM continue its expansion into the AI-infused automation market

Royal Marsden powers virtual COVID-19 agent with IBM Watson

News
8 Jul, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Ask Maisie will give key workers access to the latest HR information and workplace policies

Imperial aims to fight coronavirus with AI-powered data hub

News
7 Jul, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The REDASA data platform built by PanSurg, Cloudwick, MirrorWeb and AWS will derive real-time insights to help medical professionals

AWS launches CodeGuru to identify 'most expensive' code

News
30 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The automated service can identify the most CPU-intensive lines of code and suggest ways to make improvements

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Microsoft acquires data model provider ADRM

News
19 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The sophisticated data models will be integrated into Azure to give customers intelligent data lakes

Microsoft and SAS join forces for cloud-based analytics and AI

News
16 Jun, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Two firms to build joint services for their customers to accelerate digital transformations

Microsoft's AI editor shows racial bias on debut

News
9 Jun, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Software that curates news stories on MSN uses the wrong image of a mixed-race person to illustrate an article

IBM sign on building

IBM to kill its own facial recognition technology

News
9 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

The unethical use of AI by law enforcement raises alarms after two weeks of Black Lives Matter protests

BBC testing ‘Beeb’ AI voice assistant with Windows Insiders

News
3 Jun, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

UK users of Microsoft’s testing programme will help shape the future of the BBC's digital assistant

Dell Technologies launches new HPC systems to boost AI workloads

News
2 Jun, 2020
Sabina Weston

Dell EMC Ready Solutions for vHPC are capable of delivering up to 18 times faster AI model development, says Forrester

Rancher Labs unveils new Kubernetes certification programme

News
20 May, 2020
Daniel Todd

Open source firm looks to address the growing Kubernetes skills gap

Appian releases apps to help organisations manage coronavirus response

News
13 May, 2020
Jane McCallion

COVID-19 Response, Paycheck Protection Program and Workforce Safety & Readiness are available now

Google Cloud HQ

Splunk is now available on Google Cloud in beta

News
6 May, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Partnership is aimed at organisations that want faster analytical decisions from large datasets

IT Pro 20/20: Living at the mercy of technology

Advice
4 May, 2020
Virtual Clouds

Our fourth issue looks at how technology has reshaped our working lives, for better and for worse

AWS sign

AWS launches human review service for machine learning models

News
27 Apr, 2020
Bobby Hellard

Amazon A2I aims to help incorporate human judgment into machine learning applications

Bug hunting

Microsoft AI can detect security flaws with 99% accuracy

News
20 Apr, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Developers can use the mechanism to establish whether bugs are security-related and assign a severity rating

How AWS took over sports

In-depth
9 Apr, 2020
Bobby Hellard

From one Englishman’s obsession with the NFL to a global machine learning sports empire

The Dynamics 365 app used on a smartphone

Microsoft touts ‘enhanced AI’ features for Dynamics 365

News
21 Feb, 2020
Keumars Afifi-Sabet

Additional capabilities among 400 new and updated features that make up extensive 2020 release

Bee-based AI software could power next-generation drones

News
18 Feb, 2020
Roland Moore-Colyer

Researchers at the University of Sheffield have generated an AI buzz by looking at how bees navigate

Why predictive analytics is a top benefit of cloud for SMBs

Advice
18 Feb, 2020
Sandra Vogel

Cloud isn't just about file sharing and collaboration. It offers powerful tools otherwise out of smaller organisations' reach