artificial intelligence (AI)

AMD Epyc processors will power Singapore’s new supercomputer
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high-performance computing (HPC)

AMD Epyc processors will power Singapore’s new supercomputer

The supercomputer is planned to be fully operational by 2022 and will have a performance of 10 petaflops
11 May 2021
'Low-code data' placed front and centre at Appian World 2021
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automation

'Low-code data' placed front and centre at Appian World 2021

CEO Matt Calkins claims low-code data overcomes the last major hurdle of application development
11 May 2021
IBM CodeNet teaches AI to translate programming languages
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artificial intelligence (AI)

IBM CodeNet teaches AI to translate programming languages

The expansive dataset is designed to translate 55 languages, including Cobol, Java, C++, and Python
11 May 2021
Microsoft and Darktrace partner on AI-enhanced cloud security
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Microsoft and Darktrace partner on AI-enhanced cloud security

The collaboration will focus on addressing security challenges in the 'critical areas' of email security
10 May 2021
Commonwealth Bank harnesses data science for AI decision making
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big data analytics

Commonwealth Bank harnesses data science for AI decision making

Australia’s biggest bank looks to help clients deliver change through “unprecedented” customer insights
10 May 2021
NICE launches agile call recording solution for contact centers
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artificial intelligence (AI)

NICE launches agile call recording solution for contact centers

The AI-based recording solution can be deployed both on-premises and in the cloud
7 May 2021
Researchers show how hackers can easily 'clog up' neural networks
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neural network

Researchers show how hackers can easily 'clog up' neural networks

The Maryland Cybersecurity Center warns deep neural networks can be tricked by adding more 'noise' to their inputs
7 May 2021
Australia plans to become a leading digital economy by 2030
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Careers & training

Australia plans to become a leading digital economy by 2030

$1.6 billion investment includes a new National AI Centre, support for digital skills, and enhanced cyber security
7 May 2021
How to become a machine learning engineer
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Careers & training

How to become a machine learning engineer

What’s involved in being a machine learning engineer and how to become one
6 May 2021
Oculii raises $55 million for its AI-powered radar software
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automation

Oculii raises $55 million for its AI-powered radar software

The VAI platform by Oculii improves the angular resolution of any radar by up to 100 times
6 May 2021
The future of AI in manufacturing
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artificial intelligence (AI)

The future of AI in manufacturing

As one of the fields most readily accepting of new technology, manufacturing offers an example of how AI can be deployed successfully and at scale
6 May 2021
Wipro's AI platform to be used in vaccine safety research
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Wipro's AI platform to be used in vaccine safety research

The technology will help identify potential side effects while reducing reliance on animal testing
6 May 2021
IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI
IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro 20/20: Understanding our complicated relationship with AI

The 16th issue of IT Pro 20/20 looks at the very human problems associated with artificial intelligence
4 May 2021
Microsoft launches open source tool Counterfeit to prevent AI hacking
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Microsoft launches open source tool Counterfeit to prevent AI hacking

Businesses can use preloaded attack algorithms to test their machine learning systems
4 May 2021
Transforming business operations with AI, IoT data, and edge computing
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Whitepaper

Transforming business operations with AI, IoT data, and edge computing

A Pathfinder report on the ROI of AI, IoT, and edge computing
4 May 2021
Apple hires Google AI veteran Samy Bengio amid ethics controversy
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Apple hires Google AI veteran Samy Bengio amid ethics controversy

The scientist announced his departure after 14 years following the dismissal of two close colleagues
4 May 2021
Creatio and PositiveEdge Solutions unveil BFSI-focused low-code, AI platform
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Creatio and PositiveEdge Solutions unveil BFSI-focused low-code, AI platform

The platform helps banks and insurance organizations make smarter business decisions
30 Apr 2021
IBM to acquire AIOps firm Turbonomic
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mergers and acquisitions

IBM to acquire AIOps firm Turbonomic

The announcement follows IBM's recent acquisition of Instana
30 Apr 2021
London City becomes first major airport to start controlling air traffic remotely
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digital transformation

London City becomes first major airport to start controlling air traffic remotely

The new tower is 115km away from the airport and will use a host of digital data to provide an “enhanced reality” view
30 Apr 2021
Taming the machine: AI Governance
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artificial intelligence (AI)

Taming the machine: AI Governance

As machine learning expands, ensuring these tools are properly managed is a critical priority for all businesses
29 Apr 2021
HPE scores £22 million Singapore supercomputer contract
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high-performance computing (HPC)

HPE scores £22 million Singapore supercomputer contract

The new system will be reportedly 8x faster than the NSCC’s existing pool of HPC resources
28 Apr 2021
UK gov to allow self-driving cars on motorways this year
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automation

UK gov to allow self-driving cars on motorways this year

Automated Lane Keeping Systems to be legally defined as 'self-driving' as a cautious first step to allowing fully autonomous cars on UK roads
28 Apr 2021
IBM launches suite of hybrid cloud storage services
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hybrid cloud

IBM launches suite of hybrid cloud storage services

Two ESS hardware units, as well as a new IBM Spectrum Fusion, comprise the firm’s attempt to make enterprise data more accessible
27 Apr 2021