How Big Data Is Helping Predict and Fight Wildfires

February 20, 2018

In the midst of the Thomas Fire, a new tool emerged to help the Los Angeles Fire Department monitor the fire and predict where it would go next. Read how the web-based platform, WIFIRE, is using data analytics and machine learning software to give firefighters a real-time picture of a wildfire’s trajectory.

AI Innovations Unleashing Digital Transformation

February 9, 2018

by Daniel Newman, principal analyst at Futurum Research and author of Futureproof
I’ve long said digital transformation is a journey, not a destination. Every journey has a catalyst for forward motion—the fuel in the tank, if you will. Let’s examine a few ways AI is pushing digital transformation forward into the next phase.

Your Transformation Is Just Beginning

February 6, 2018

By Bask Iyer, CIO at Dell and VMware
There is no denying it. Transforming IT will enable us to drive the performance and efficiency needed to keep companies ahead of the competition and to reinvest our cost savings in innovation.

Using AI and Machine Learning to Anticipate Cyber Threats

January 31, 2018

Why battle hackers human to human when robots can fight instead? Read how artificial intelligence and machine learning applications are helping cyber security professionals detect a probable cyber attack, giving companies time to ward off the infiltration.

4 Ways Artificial Intelligence is Revolutionizing Education

January 23, 2018

Educators are using AI tools to assess students’ skills and weaknesses, and students are benefiting from peer-to-peer learning and customized study guides. Here’s a closer look at how some companies are developing artificial intelligence programs to improve education.

How Smart Home Technology is Empowering Seniors and Combating Social Isolation

January 16, 2018

Upon first glance, some smart home devices can seem gimmicky — fridges that tell you to buy more milk and internet-connected kettles. But what if these Internet of Things (IoT) gadgets could give an elderly relative a greater feeling of independence?