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Komatsu Helps Improve Mining Performance with Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) Platform Powered by Cloudera

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Cloudera, Inc. (NYSE: CLDR), the modern platform for machine learning and analytics, optimized for the cloud, announced that Komatsu, a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, has implemented a cloud-based Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) analytics platform powered by Cloudera Enterprise and Microsoft Azure. The platform enables Komatsu teams to help mining customers around the world continuously monitor the performance of some of the largest equipment used in surface and underground mining, increase asset utilization and productivity, and deliver essential resources including energy and industrial minerals for the global economy. Komatsu's JoySmart Solutions is an IIoT-based service that helps customers optimize machine performance using machine data and analytics. The JoySmart platform ingests, stores and processes a wide variety of data collected from mining equipment operating around the globe, often at very remote locations in harsh conditions. Types of equipment monitored includes longwall mining systems, electric rope shovels, continuous miners and wheel loaders.


CFP for @CloudExpo and @ExpoDX Opens #SmartCities #DigitalTransformation

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The 22nd International Cloud Expo 1st DXWorld Expo has announced that its Call for Papers is open. Cloud Expo DXWorld Expo, to be held June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York, NY, brings together Cloud Computing, Digital Transformation, Big Data, Internet of Things, DevOps, Machine Learning and WebRTC to one location. CloudExpo DXWorldEXPO have announced the conference tracks for Cloud Expo 2018, introducing DXWorldEXPO. DXWordEXPO, colocated with Cloud Expo will be held June 5-7, 2018, at the Javits Center in New York City, and November 6-8, 2018, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Santa Clara, CA. Digital Transformation (DX) is a major focus with the introduction of DXWorld Expo within the program.


Clouber to Exhibit at @CloudExpo @Clouberio #AWS #MaaS #Azure #AI #DX

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SYS-CON Events announced today that Clouber will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Clouber offers Migration as a Service (MaaS) across Private and Public Cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP) including bare metal migration to cloud. Clouber's innovative technology allows for migration projects to be completed in minutes instead of weeks. All major researchers estimate there will be tens of billions devices - computers, smartphones, tablets, and sensors - connected to the Internet by 2020. This number will continue to grow at a rapid pace for the next several decades.


T-Mobile at @CloudExpo New York @TMobile #Mobile #IoT #DX #SmartHome #SmartCities

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SYS-CON Events announced today that T-Mobile exhibited at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc., is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The Company's advanced nationwide 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences to 67.4 million customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS. CloudExpo DXWorldEXPO have announced the conference tracks for Cloud Expo 2018, introducing DXWorldEXPO.


Pienso Raises $2.1 Million Bringing Machine Learning to Non-Programmers

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BROOKLYN, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Pienso, the leading machine learning platform for non-programmers, today announces the close of a $2.1 million seed round. Led by Eniac Ventures, with participation from SoftTech VC, Indicator Ventures, and E14 Fund, Pienso is focused on democratizing machine learning for domain experts who are non-programmers with no technical or data scientist experience. The funding allows the company to scale operations. "Investment by large enterprises in machine learning is rapidly accelerating as corporations spin up massive data lakes to garner insights into their business. However, it is costly, challenging to integrate and before now required data scientists on staff," said Vic Singh, general partner at Eniac.


IFDAQ Joins NVIDIA Inception Program - Press Release - Digital Journal

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Vienna, Austria -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/30/2017 -- IFDAQ has gained acceptance into NVIDIA's Inception program, a nurture program for exceptional startups revolutionizing industries with advances in AI and data sciences. The Inception program offers customized resources that range from hardware grants to collaboration with NVIDIA's Deep Learning Institute to raising visibility for the unique value and innovations IFDAQ can bring to market using NVIDIA's deep learning platform. There lation ship also includes access to NVIDIA's latest GPU accelerators as well as a global AI and deep learning ecosystem with a massive network of deep learning experts and opinion leaders. "We are honored to be part of NVIDIA's AI-start up family that is fostered with a number of benefits, including early access to state-of-the-art technology,"commented Daryl de Jori, Head of New Technologies and founding member of IFDAQ. "Asan AI-driven technology that generates billions of data sets daily through a series of high-dimensional algorithms, the IFDAQ could also benefit by building smarter calculation processes to shorten computing times.


The advisor's guide to AI

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Once the domain of large institutions with deep pockets, artificial intelligence is being adopted by RIAs and fee-based advisors to enhance the human connection with clients -- and gain an edge over the competition -- by transforming every aspect of the customer experience, from the front-end to the back office. Advisors say customer experience is a leading competitive advantage according to the latest Advisor Authority 360-degree Special Report on the DNA of the advisor-investor relationship. Ninety-four percent of RIAs and fee-based advisors say that the customer experience is important to their value proposition because it improves client retention. Both advisors and investors agree that building a personal one-on-one relationship is among the top factors to ensure success. And artificial intelligence is key.


MapR Delivers Self-Service Data Science for Leveraging Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

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"H2O democratizes AI for enterprises and businesses looking to monetize investments in their data infrastructure," says Sri Ambati, CEO at H2O.ai, "With MapR and H2O, data scientists can now use lightning fast machine learning on all of their data. They can achieve accuracy faster to drive real-time predictions. The joint solution also allows data scientists to operationalize sophisticated and simple models from training to production on the same interactive platform." "We're excited to partner with MapR to bring our enterprise data science platform to our joint customers," said William Merchan, chief strategy officer, DataScience.com. "By integrating directly with the MapR Data Science Refinery, we can provide a truly compelling offering that enables data science jobs to be deployed directly on the MapR cluster for fast data access and better resource utilization.


OVO to Accelerate Success of Lippo Group's Diverse Businesses through Deep Business Analytics using Kinetica and NVIDIA Technology

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Distributed, in-memory database enables correlation of customer profile, buying behaviour, sentiment and shopping trends based on cross-industry data sources in sub-seconds JAKARTA, Oct 24, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - OVO, a member of Lippo Group Digital, has chosen Kinetica, provider of the world's fastest GPU-accelerated analytics database, and NVIDIA to spur innovation in big data and analytics that fully utilize a 360-degree customer view and derive real-time analytics and insights on shopping trends and the digital lifestyle. Lippo Group is a prominent conglomerate with significant investments in digital technologies, education, financial services, healthcare, hospitality, media, IT, telecommunications, real estate, entertainment and retail. Aggressively investing in big data and analytics technology, OVO is Lippo Group Digital's concierge platform, integrating mobile payment, loyalty points, and exclusive priority deals. With the support from Kinetica and NVIDIA, Lippo Group Digital will be the first enterprise to integrate an AI, in-memory, GPU database in Indonesia. Lippo Group Digital's investment in big data and analytics technology aims to consolidate all their customer data that are being generated by all transactional systems from various subsidiaries into a centralized analytics platform.


Danske Bank and Teradata Implement Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine that Monitors Fraud in Real Time

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TERADATA PARTNERS CONFERENCE -- Teradata (NYSE: TDC) announced today that Danske Bank, a financial services leader in the Nordics, has worked with Think Big Analytics, a Teradata company, to create and launch a state-of-art, AI-driven fraud detection platform that is already expected to meet 100 percent ROI in its first year of production. The engine uses machine leaning to analyze tens of thousands of latent features, scoring millions of online banking transactions in real-time to provide actionable insight regarding true, and false, fraudulent activity. By significantly reducing the cost of investigating false-positives, Danske Bank increases its overall efficiency and is now poised for substantial savings. "Application fraud is a critical, top of the agenda issue for banks, and there is evidence that criminals are becoming savvier by the day; employing sophisticated machine learning techniques to attack, so it's critical to use advanced techniques, such as machine learning to catch them," said Nadeem Gulzar, Head of Advanced Analytics, Danske Bank. "The bank understands that fraud is set to get worse in the near and long-term future due to the increased digitization of banking and the prevalence of mobile banking applications.