Machine Learning for Small Businesses: Unearthing the Revolutionary Potential – Business Intelligence Article

Click to learn more about author Atman Rathod. Like any new technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) remained largely available for the top brass of every industry at the initial stage. But like we have seen with many new technologies and innovations in the past, they are slowly going to be available for others in the long run. Already signs are ripe that AI and ML are going to play a major role in offering a level playing…

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Leveraging Natural Language Processing Within a CDP – Business Intelligence Article

Click to learn more about author Jonathan Lee. In my last column for DATAVERSITY I sought to define the concept of a Customer Data Platform (CDP), noting that a CDP “creates a comprehensive view of each customer by capturing data from multiple systems.” What I didn’t do however, was to delve into a discussion of the data sources a CDP relies on. While a full discussion is outside of the scope of any single article, I’d like to address one…

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5 positive ways artificial intelligence will impact accountants – Business Article

Ask 100 experts what artificial intelligence is and you’ll get a variety of answers. What it’s not is a robot standing by the photocopier in each office. We’re not at the point where we have the likes of 2001’s HAL or Forbidden Planet’s Robbie the Robot in our midst. Today, AI is being used for image recognition, object identification, detection, classification and automated geophysical feature detection. These are underlying tasks that once required the input of a human. Focusing on…

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SAP Analytics – Top 10 Analytics Trends for 2019 – Business Intelligence Article

2019 is the year that analytics technology starts delivering what users have been dreaming about for over forty years — easy, natural access to reliable business information. 1. Machine learning everywhere. We’ve reached the third great wave of analytics, after semantic-layer business intelligence platforms in the 90s and data discovery in the 2000s. Augmented analytics platforms based on cloud technology and machine learning are breaking down the longest-standing barriers to analytics success. They bring insights to users rather than forcing users…

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How to effectively make use of artificial intelligence – Business Article

The term artificial intelligence (AI) is one that elicits confusion, simply because of the broadness of what it can cover, particularly in the context of data science. AI has many subcategories and levels of complexity that are very different in what they do from a business point of view. Automation is a well-known subcategory of AI software that follows pre-programmed rules to run processes. However, this is a different level to AI software that displays self-learning capability through machine learning. AI…

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Top 10 Analytics Trends for 2019 – Digital Business & Business Analytics – Business Article

2019 is the year that analytics technology starts delivering what users have been dreaming about for over forty years — easy, natural access to reliable business information. 1. Machine learning everywhere. We’ve reached the third great wave of analytics, after semantic-layer business intelligence platforms in the 90s and data discovery in the 2000s. Augmented analytics platforms based on cloud technology and machine learning are breaking down the longest-standing barriers to analytics success. They bring insights to users rather than forcing users…

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Attention Students and Entrepreneurs: Here’s Why The Social Sciences are More Important Than Ever – Business Article

Sasha Freemind@sashafreemind, Unsplash.com Somewhere between Summer and Fall, I spent an unforgettable moment with Andrea Koppel. The good news is that we recorded our conversation. If the surname sounds familiar, it’s because Andrea is the daughter of iconic broadcast journalist and host of Nightline Ted Koppel. Andrea is a force of her own however. Among many things, she’s the host of the uber-popular Time4Coffee podcast. It’s a show dedicated to students and entrepreneurs where “caffeinated career conversations” guide listeners in their…

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SAP Analytics – Emerging Tech and the Digital Supply Chain – Business Intelligence Article

Part 1 in the 3-part series “Digital Supply Chain for a Digital Economy“ At SAP, we define an intelligent enterprise as an organization that uses data to achieve higher value outcomes—faster and with less risk. Sounds simple enough, no? But if you aspire to become an intelligent enterprise, where do you start? Look no further than your supply chain. Supply chain processes are ripe for change—especially if you plan on surviving in the digital economy. The fact is, in a complex, globalized, digital…

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