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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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?