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3 Ways Salesforce AI Transforms the Consumer Journey

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However, with recent segmentation ability by AI, brands and marketers are able to narrow marketing campaigns to one-to-one relationships with the consumer. "AI platforms give brands the ability to integrate data across all devices, triangulate the data, then develop and send out custom, coherent messages to the consumer in real time," says Fine. For example, the branded athletic gear company Fanatics, with one click of "Send" on the Salesforce Marketing Cloud platform, was able to send out customized emails to over 300 brands. "Relevance is the currency of the digital economy, so it's no longer just enough to deliver personalized customer experiences -- those experiences need to be smarter, faster and in the right context," says Bob Stutz, CEO of Salesforce Marketing Cloud.


Salesforce Einstein - CRM Stepping Into The World Of AI - Algoworks

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But the only solution to the query how the unfathomable data can be converted to a meaningful stream of data generating valuable insights is Artificial Intelligence. So if Salesforce is put into appropriate use then it can act like an extremely suited tool to feed the data to Einstein from the customer and social data to the activity data (i.e from email, Chatter, calendar, etc). Einstein has its advanced machine learning concepts along with deep learning, natural language processing, and predictive analysis and all these makes it possible for it to create a customized model without any manual involvement for each and every constituent. Related Posts: Salesforce Einstein: 6 Take-Aways from Salesforce Winter '17 Release The teams will be more eligible to deliver more timely next generation proactive service and suggestions.


Salesforce brings digital transformation to field workers with AI, analytics tools - TechRepublic

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Mobile workers are about to get a tech upgrade: On Wednesday, Salesforce announced Einstein AI and Analytics for Field Service Lightning, its platform that helps the mobile workforce use technology to better respond to customer service calls. The introduction of new tools will allow service workers to tap image recognition, scheduling automation, and actionable insights to improve productivity and efficiency in the field, as well as drive more revenue. "With features including image recognition, automated equipment tracking and analytics baked into the field service process, digital transformation is reaching the field and will enable companies to run their field service organization faster and more efficiently." In terms of availability, Field Service Equipment and Inventory Management can be purchased today with any Field Service Lightning license, which start at $150 for organizations that have at least one Service Cloud license in Enterprise Edition or above.


Microsoft breaks out new AI group within its research unit

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Other than this Microsoft news, this week IBM announced a new service based on its Watson AI technology running on IBM (ibm) cloud infrastructure. On Tuesday, business software maker Infor announced Coleman, its brand for the new AI underpinnings to its business applications. Coleman is Infor's version of Einstein, the brand Infor rival Salesforce slapped on its AI technologies last year. On Wednesday, travel services company Sabre (sabr) launched a text-activated chat bot, built with Microsoft AI technologies.


Microsoft breaks out new AI group within its research unit

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The subset organization, called Microsoft Research AI, was announced in London on Wednesday by Microsoft executive vice president Harry Shum. Other than this Microsoft news, this week IBM announced a new service based on its Watson AI technology running on IBM (ibm) cloud infrastructure. On Tuesday, business software maker Infor announced Coleman, its brand for the new AI underpinnings to its business applications. On Wednesday, travel services company Sabre (sabr) launched a text-activated chat bot, built with Microsoft AI technologies.


2 Reasons to Embrace Marketing AI

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Parsing large amounts of data and effectively implementing processes for wide-scale personalization--and many other necessary functions of a successful marketing team--requires marketing AI. The highest performing marketing leaders around the world are using marketing AI to transform their teams--and their businesses. Salesforce's report found that marketing leaders expect marketing AI to affect nearly every one of those marketing activities over the next five years. The report broke down the question into two distinct areas: Improving Efficiency and Advancing Personalization.


Artificial Intelligence is Breaking Down MarTech Silos

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Maybe she does a little further analysis on some other tool to check social media engagements, or look at time spent on certain pages on your site. According to Walker Sands' State of Marketing Technology 2017, "88 percent of marketers use more than one martech tool on a regular basis and 42 percent admit their technology is fragmented or piecemeal." Multiple platforms are causing blind spots in your marketing efforts and this can harm your business. AI and companies are eliminating the need for multiple platforms, offering integrated marketing solutions that work for your company.


Salesforce: New Einstein APIs and Platform Services

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This new offering includes Einstein Intent, Einstein Sentiment and Einstein Object Detection. The three new releases, Einstein Intent, Einstein Sentiment and Einstein Object Detection all provide an even more holistic approach to CRM. This feature can be used to train and create deep learning models that classify sentiment, tone or given text. This feature can be used to train and create deep learning models that recognize objects in images.


4 Ways AI Will Change the Future of Business – Salesforce – Medium

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Sultan Mahmood is the Global Financial Services leader of artificial intelligence and robotics at PwC. He also leads the development of PwC UK's AI solutions and advises clients across many industries on identifying and delivering business results enabled by disruptive technologies such as AI and robotics. Salesforce: In a world of elevated customer expectations, how can Artificial Intelligence help companies deliver a superior customer experience? This requires building agile teams combining business process knowledge with industry knowledge, and knowledge of the possibilities AI can provide.


Relax, artificial intelligence isn't coming for your job

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While it may seem like every software engineer in Silicon Valley is trying to create the perfect algorithm to replace human workers, many are simply trying to find ways to make you a better employee by combining the power of the computer with your creative working brains. "Our goal with AI is not to make super humans, it's to make humans super." While that might be a clever marketing turn of phrase, he insists the company is focusing on solving real business problems with AI -- finding ways to simplify the complex. To that end, Accenture is looking at three concrete approaches to artificial intelligence: It wants to transform business processes by making them more intelligent, provide a more effective way for humans to interact with machines to allow us to take maximum advantage of the machine's data processing capabilities (possibly using smart glasses as an interface), and finally, it wants to help surface unstructured data, a problem business has been working on for decades.