- Machine learning: how does it actually work?
September 25, 2017Technology comes down to speed and consistency, not tricks. And machine learning is based on technology, making it easy to explain in human terms. So, let’s get down to it: We will be solving a real problem by means of ... Read More
- Should Banks Fear Fintech?
September 22, 2017Contrary to the perceived threat of technology disruption to the banking sector, experts have allayed those fears, insisting that Fintech can and will revolutionise banking. Financial technology (FinTech) experts who assembled in Lagos for a two-day disruptive innovation conference held recently at the instance of Interswitch, ... Read More
- The Data Science Inside the Bloomberg Terminal
September 21, 2017The second driver is the changing face of finance. “Finance as a whole is becoming more programmatic, more machine-driven, less about working from your gut, more about very careful data analysis,” he says. “We’re enabling our clients to interact with ... Read More
- 6 Ways GPU Acceleration is Disrupting Financial Analytics
September 20, 2017Keeping up with the volume of data and the complexity of analysis has not been easy. Organizations cannot be competitive while waiting for slow queries or overnight batch reports. Legacy databases and analytics tools have maxed out their capabilities. A ... Read More
- The Amazing Ways Coca Cola Uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) And Big Data To Drive Success
September 19, 2017Coca Cola is known to have ploughed extensive research and development resources into artificial intelligence (AI) to ensure it is squeezing every drop of insight it can from the data it collects. Fruits of this research were unveiled earlier this year ... Read More
- How IIoT enables the factory of the future
September 18, 2017There’s no value in the data without advanced algorithms of machine learning. Value can be created in surprisingly simple ways by putting data to work. Peloton Tech’s truck platooning system is a case study that illustrates how IIoT is already creating value. The system uses vehicle-to-vehicle ... Read More
- Objectives and accuracy in machine learning
September 15, 2017Let us be very clear. If the only thing that your analytic project delivers is insight, it has almost certainly failed. Your objective must not be merely to discover something that you didn’t know, or to quantify something that you thought you ... Read More
- The IoT journey for manufacturers: Concept, production and beyond
September 14, 2017Many articles written about the internet of things focus on collecting data insights, yet few explain the IoT journey itself. Navigating the path to connect appliances and start generating data is easier if companies understand best practices, as well as ... Read More