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Posts Tagged ‘Artificial Intelligence’

  • AI need not steal your finance job

    AI need not steal your finance job

    October 30, 2018 • Finance, Top StoriesComments Off on AI need not steal your finance job

    Job loss is one of the biggest issues related to artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, neural networks, deep learning, and robots. People routinely fear that companies will automate using these areas of technology to become more efficient, boost...

  • Leveraging technology to boost productivity

    AI is not the new kid on the block and it’s here to stay!

    October 30, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on AI is not the new kid on the block and it’s here to stay!

    Artificial intelligence (AI) seems to be the new kid on the block. Everybody is talking about it, and there is a flood of IT products that feature some variety of AI, from machine learning (ML) algorithms to neural networks and deep learning. In this...

  • NetApp powers data-driven organisations to maximise value of their data

    NetApp Data Fabric enables businesses to drive competitive advantage with AI

    October 30, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on NetApp Data Fabric enables businesses to drive competitive advantage with AI

    NetApp, the data authority for hybrid cloud, announced ONTAP 9.5, MAX Data, StorageGRID SG6060, NetApp Solution Support for FlexPod, and Flash Performance Guarantee. These new data services and solutions further extend the NetApp Data Fabric across edge,...

  • How artificial intelligence is starting to impact on your everyday life

    Could Johannesburg be the AI Hub Africa needs?

    October 29, 2018 • East Africa, General, North Africa, Southern Africa, West AfricaComments Off on Could Johannesburg be the AI Hub Africa needs?

    When one thinks of artificial intelligence (AI), major corporations working out of leading tech hubs like Silicon Valley and – with a growing presence – London come to mind. Africa, on the other hand, hasn’t yet taken a seat at the...

  • How artificial intelligence is starting to impact on your everyday life

    Artificial intelligence – threat or saviour?

    October 28, 2018 • Artificial Intelligence, GeneralComments Off on Artificial intelligence – threat or saviour?

    Most new technologies tend to see people react with scepticism, suspicion and fear, with some even becoming alarmist and broadcasting extreme negative scenarios up to and including some pending cataclysm. And this has certainly been the case for Artificial...

  • AI will take over 80 per cent of today's Project Management tasks-Gartner

    It’s time to exploit AI’s long-term potentials

    October 26, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on It’s time to exploit AI’s long-term potentials

    In 2018, cars are commonplace, but it took 250 years for the automobile to develop from an idea to the car-oriented life we lead today. The world had to be moulded around it first. Artificial intelligence (AI) is developing in a similar vein. The idea...

  • Future of Retail: How retailers can survive in an omnichannel world

    AI to help retailers navigate the 2018 shopping season

    October 25, 2018 • Retail, Top StoriesComments Off on AI to help retailers navigate the 2018 shopping season

    A significant portion of retailers’ annual profits are attributed to the festive shopping season – from Black Friday, to the weekend before Christmas Day – which generally spans over approximately three weeks. This year, however, an extra week...

  • Openwave Mobility unveils Machine Learning technology for mobile operators

    Machine Learning and ITSM: Helping Help Desks

    October 19, 2018 • General, Top StoriesComments Off on Machine Learning and ITSM: Helping Help Desks

    The field of machine learning is quite a hot topic. We know that this type of artificial intelligence (AI) provides computers with the ability to learn without being explicitly programmed. For people like me who need it in simpler terms, machine...

  • AI will take over 80 per cent of today's Project Management tasks-Gartner

    Achieving better patient outcomes with artificial intelligence

    October 15, 2018 • Artificial Intelligence, Healthcare, Top StoriesComments Off on Achieving better patient outcomes with artificial intelligence

    Nurse Florence Nightingale may be most well-known as the British Army’s lady with the lamp, assiduously conducting night rounds and attending to the wounded by candle light. But by demonstrating the link between poor sanitary conditions and high mortality...

  • NEC XON 2018 summit explores Industry 4.0 in Africa

    NEC XON 2018 summit explores Industry 4.0 in Africa

    October 12, 2018 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on NEC XON 2018 summit explores Industry 4.0 in Africa

    The 7th annual NEC XON ICT summit took place at Sun City on 11 October 2018. This year, NEC XON looked at how the Fourth Industrial Revolution can serve Africa and overcome some of the continents socio-economic challenges. CEO of NEC XON, Carel Coetzee says...

  • Veritas uses AI to predict and prevent downtime

    Gartner survey finds 70 per cent of AI projects in Digital Commerce are successful

    October 12, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on Gartner survey finds 70 per cent of AI projects in Digital Commerce are successful

    Use of artificial intelligence (AI) in digital commerce is generally considered a success, according to a survey by Gartner, Inc. About 70 per cent of digital commerce organisations surveyed report that their AI projects are very or extremely successful....

  • Chris Willemse, CEO of DAC Systems

    The growth of cloud-based ERP

    October 10, 2018 • Cloud ComputingComments Off on The growth of cloud-based ERP

    Worldwide revenue in cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is expected to top $28 billion in 2022 (up from an estimated $17.6 billion in 2016). This reflects the declining of initial concerns around the merits of migrating such mission-critical...

  • How intelligent African enterprises can chart a new era of growth in the digital age

    How intelligent African enterprises can chart a new era of growth in the digital age

    October 10, 2018 • GeneralComments Off on How intelligent African enterprises can chart a new era of growth in the digital age

    Digital is not a myth. It is upon us and accelerating every day. African businesses must ensure they stay a step ahead to survive and thrive by finding intelligent solutions which totally re-imagine customer experiences. If they get it right and operate at...

  • Robotic Process Automation

    Robotic Process Automation enables the era of Self-Service Delivery

    October 10, 2018 • FeaturesComments Off on Robotic Process Automation enables the era of Self-Service Delivery

    Robotic Process Automation (RPA) has existed for many years. Every time you complete an online claim, or capture an invoice on a system, or request comparative insurance quotes or flight prices, RPA is the intelligence ‘engine’ in the background.  Its...

  • Could blockchain be the next big thing in gaming?

    How Artificial Intelligence is rewriting the BPM rulebook

    October 9, 2018 • Artificial IntelligenceComments Off on How Artificial Intelligence is rewriting the BPM rulebook

    Artificial intelligence (AI) is creeping into many facets of business: from corporate strategy, to customer service interactions, research and new product development, among other disciplines. However, one of the lesser-known applications for AI is the way...

  • Join leading organisations at Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2018

    Top 10 topics to look out for at HISA 2018

    October 5, 2018 • Events, Top StoriesComments Off on Top 10 topics to look out for at HISA 2018

    With only two weeks to go, the 4th annual Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa is fast approaching. The summit is set to take place on 17-18 October 2018 at the Gallagher Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa, where hundreds of local and...