Thursday, February 23, 2017

Why the Computing Cloud Will Keep Growing and Growing

Jeff Bezos of Amazon, along with a couple of his rivals, may eventually control much of the $1 trillion global market for business computers and software. That is because Amazon Web Services, his big-business computing...

How It’s Made: Continuous Delivery Software Development Pipelines

Software delivery was once specific to the IT industry. Now, Continuous Delivery pipelines are used around world from e-commerce to airline software. Building a software delivery pipeline once involved hours of scripting and manual steps – a process...

Gobot Releases Robotics IoT Development Framework v1.0

Gobot, the open source robotics and Internet of Things (IoT) framework, has reached a major milestone with the recent release of version 1.0. Now supporting over 24 different hardware and software platforms, the framework...

Hyundai Plans to Make Wearable Robotic Assistants

If you ever needed help lifting heavy objects or walking or even running, then Hyundai’s robotics assistant may be just the help you need. As of this writing most car manufacturers have already considered...

AMD’s Instinct GPUs for data centers to compete with Intel, Nvidia

AMD has launched into the accelerator card market with the launch of its new Radeon Instinct GPU hardware. It’s a blow to Intel, which finds itself struggling to keep up with another GPU-based rival...

Where Are We With Cognitive Computing Today? Part 2.

By Sue Feldman, founder and CEO, Synthexis I recently had the opportunity to attend a focus group, sponsored by SAS Institute, on cognitive computing adoption outside the US. The group of early adopters attending this...

10 Tech Companies Commanding the Spotlight In 2016

Probably more than any other industry, the technology industry is marked by rapid change. This year, the pace of change in IT only accelerated, fueled by the continuing growth of cloud computing along with...

Proposed safety rule requiring V2V would extend IoT to cars

The U.S. Department of Transportation has proposed a new rule that would mandate vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) on all new cars, saying the technology has enormous potential to reduce crashes and possibly save lives. V2V technology enables a...

Using Artificial Intelligence for IoT Integration: Bit Stew’s Approach

Supervised and unsupervised learning approaches rapidly map data into a semantic model that can be used in an IT architecture. GE Digital’s acquisition of Bit Stew Systems, a small startup with about 100 employees, should...

GE acquires Wise.io to expand IoT and machine learning capability

GE Digital today announced that it has acquired Wise.io, a machine-learning powered service that helps businesses find patterns and trends in their vast data stores. At first glance, that may seem like an odd acquisition for...

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