By Michael Krigsman on March 2, 2018
New research shows that IT continues to struggle with completing basic operational activities to the satisfaction of end-users and business partners. CIOs should examine their departments carefully to see whether house-cleaning and improvements are needed.
By Michael Krigsman on March 1, 2018
Modern aerial drones are packed with sensors and based on platforms that use artificial intelligence and machine learning to analyze rich sets of data with sophisticated image processing. Learn about this technology from the CEO of a high-flying drone tech startup.
By Paul Greenberg on March 1, 2018
Microsoft is back — and in a pretty big way, too. After a significant reboot over the last several months, the company is demonstrating why it remains a force in the world of business applications.
By Louis Columbus on February 27, 2018
Machine learning patents grew at a 34% Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) between 2013 and 2017, the third-fastest growing category of all patents granted. International Data Corporation (IDC) forecasts that spending on AI and ML will grow from $12B in 2017 to $57.6B by 2021. Deloitte Global predicts the number of machine learning pilots and […]
By Vinnie Mirchandani on February 23, 2018
One of the most interesting sessions during the Microsoft Analyst Summit last week was one on PowerApps. The look and feel leverages the fonts and other features most of us are familiar with in MS Office. It’s in Microsoft lingo “True WYSIWYG”. They leverage a Common Data Service and come with hundreds of standard business […]
By Vijay Vijayasankar on February 23, 2018
As with a lot of things like politics, religion and so on – the world is sharply divided between people who believe AI and Robots (or automation in general) will take more jobs away than it creates. I was drawn into this debate yet again by a few friends couple of weeks ago – so […]
By Esteban Kolsky on February 20, 2018
I figured I’d try a little bit of click-baiting, see how it works… Beyond the lame title, this is a good post. Another one in the “I did an amazing webinar, and these are the questions I did not get to” series. Number two, and am doing another one today, so will have more questions […]
By Phil Fersht on February 16, 2018
Yes, people, as we inch towards the dreaded singularity, we will continue to be bored silly with arrogant diatribes describing how “humans can stay relevant”. Do we really need to hear this daily splurge of pontifications from business leaders in Davos about reskilling the workforce, without any real practical advice on what that reskilling […]
By Vinnie Mirchandani on February 16, 2018
Readers know my favorite vendor event format is the analyst summit. I have written extensively about Workday, Salesforce, Oracle, Plex and other summits on this blog and at New Florence. Interestingly, while other vendors have been perfecting the art of the analyst summit (see here, here and here) Microsoft which used to run a very informative and enjoyable annual […]
By R "Ray" Wang on February 16, 2018
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Seeks End To End Coverage Of Business Apps On February 10th to 12th, 2018, industry analysts converged onto Building 92 at the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, WA, for an update on the Microsoft Business Applications. The Business Applications Analyst Forum was hosted by key executives including: Source: © 2018 R Wang […]
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