Artificial Intelligence

How Satalyst built a bot for Lifetime Support Authority with Microsoft

Microsoft partner Satalyst has worked with the Lifetime Support Authority (LSA) in South Australia to build a pilot bot, designed to improve the process of completing forms and interviews by people who were injured in road accidents.

Meta to become Mega Cyber Security player: Venu Peruri

We want to be biggest Cyber Security solution provider for the large enterprises by 2021, says Venu Gopal Peruri, CEO, Meta Infotech.

Teradata: Stop buying analytics, invest in answers

The company is leading this effort from its San Diego campus which, as of today, is Teradata’s new global headquarters.

Adopting advanced technology vital for business growth: Research

Accenture’s Research finds that only 20 percent of Indian business leaders believe their workforce has the skills needed to work with advanced technologies such as AI

Cognizant to acquire Softvision

The transaction is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2018 subject to the satisfaction of the closing conditions, including regulatory review.  Terms are not being disclosed.

Lenovo is bringing supercomputing and AI to the mid-market: Kirk Skaugen

From hyperscale to supercomputing, from software-defined to AI, Lenovo’s reorganized GTM brought about a 400 percent YoY growth for the company.

Facebook unveils its first data innovation startup programme in Asia

Under the name Startup Station Singapore, the social media giant will provide mentorship and training to startups based in Singapore and Southeast Asia. The announcement forms part of a series of news regarding Facebook's expansion across Southeast Asia.

The ubiquity of AI/ML in business plans

Investors are seeing a very high proportion of business plans that leverage AI/ML – to the point where many do not point out that they use AI/ML; they simply refer to applications in slides towards the middle of the presentation.  Something that is representative of the ubiquity of AI/ML and a trend that we are excitedly embracing.

AWS, Salesforce expands global strategic alliance to accelerate digital transformation

The new capabilities will demonstrate the companies’ continued investment in delivering deeper levels of integration between AWS and the Salesforce Lightning Platform.

Channel set to capitalise as cognitive and AI spending grows

Spending on cognitive and AI systems is forecast to grow at a “rapid pace” during the next four years, as customers initiate full-scale deployments.

DXC Technology launches analytics migration factory in India

The company plans to establish two more Analytics Migrations Factories in Warsaw, Poland, and Manila, the Philippines, by December 2018. 

APEDB inks MoU with Alibaba Cloud for cloud-computing frameworks for state’s governance

The Andhra Pradesh Economic Development Board (APEDB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Alibaba Cloud in Vijayawada.