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Analytics

Artificial what?

This year, there's a new trendy technology in town. Artificial intelligence (AI) has emerged as the "me too" feature that everyone is scrambling to incorporate...

Salesforce evangelist talks AI, AR innovation

In a recent visit to Toronto, Vala Afshar, chief digital evangelist at Salesforce, sat down with InsightaaS to share some thoughts on the technology...

V2V kicks off a new initiative to define The Economics of Data in a...

On October 18th, analytics professionals interested in the creation of a community to explore “Vision to Value: The Economics of Data” (V2V) gathered at...

Collecting, collaborating and coordinating – data in the public sector

Dashboards, and panels and labs, oh my! Donning a different dress with new topics, new industry participants and new session formats, this year’s Information...

Aligning CX and ethical AI

Customer experience has emerged as the current darling of tech innovation. Born out of mounting ability to cheaply store, better integrate and intelligently analyze...

Ace is the place…for insight

About Ace Ace Hardware is the world’s largest hardware retail cooperative. Owned by its retailers, spanning more than 5,000 locations and with revenues of more...

How AI platforms are stacking up

Over the past year, there has been a steady stream of AI platform announcements. One recent example is Intel’s AI platform launch, supported by...

Microsoft speaks to the ethics of AI

To showcase the latest in artificial intelligence, Microsoft recently hosted an “underground” tour, two days’ worth of virtual reality demos, product prototypes, programming and...

OpenText in the machine era

“The Information Company” is moving with machines to a new digital era marked by software automation. OpenText, the Waterloo, Ontario based startup that has...

Mining Watson for data gold

Oft cited as the blow that is knocking the wind out of the services business, AI has flexed its disruptive muscle. While Uber’s advanced...

IB Summit 2017: building next generation, self-service analytics

“It’s not about the pretty pictures, it’s about what you do with the data,” Information Builders CMO Michael Corcoran stressed in his welcome to...

Younger tech talent prove willing and able interns

The talent shortage is a prevailing topic in many of today’s tech conversations. The situation is only becoming more pressing as newer technologies such...
Microsecond speed in new financial fabric

Analytics and operations need to find common ground

This year’s Chief Data and Analytics Officer Conference in Toronto was an opportunity for those in the analytics realm to commiserate over challenges and...

Bringing solopreneurs up to speed with AI

The solopreneur has always operated at a disadvantage when it comes to managing his/her business. But technology is evolving to level the playing field...

BI at MSH: a study in metric mobilization

The challenge:   Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH) is a two-site community hospital that delivers diagnostic services and clinical programs in acute care medicine and surgery,...