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  • Aussie biz goes big and beats world on AI deployments

    ​Australian businesses are ahead of their global counterparts in the deployment of artificial intelligence and are spending big on the technology, according to a report released today.

    Written by George Nott18 Jan. 17 12:41
  • ​Qantas tapping data to improve flight efficiency

    Data scientists, engineers and software designers from Qantas and GE will analyse some of the 10 billion data points produced by the aviation sector annually to help the carrier cut fuel costs and carbon emissions.

    Written by Byron Connolly07 Oct. 16 08:48
  • Why machine learning is the new BI

    Get ready for artificial intelligence and automation that helps you make business decisions rather than just understanding what happened in the past.

    Written by Mary Branscombe20 April 16 21:37
  • ​Mark Sheppard: The software innovator

    Mark Sheppard is living proof that a CIO can successfully make the move from managing internal IT to taking commercial roles selling technology to the external world.

    Written by Byron Connolly06 April 16 10:54
  • Now that AI has mastered 'Go', are all our jobs next?

    One by one, artificial intelligence has overcome the obstacles set before it. Is this all part of an inevitable trend leading to humanity's obsolescence -- or, at least, unemployment?

    Written by Katherine Noyes06 Feb. 16 06:54
  • Defence Bank introduces video calling

    Defence Bank has unveiled a mobile app that enables its 90,000 customers to make video calls with bank staff.

    Written by Byron Connolly20 Aug. 15 11:46
  • IBM unveils industry-specific predictive analytics services

    Drawing on a history of more than 50,000 analytics-focused client engagements, IBM has debuted 20 new behaviour-based predictive analytics solutions tailored to address 12 industries and use cases within those industries.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud29 May 15 06:33
  • How predictive analytics helped State Street avoid additional IT project costs

    Project managers rigorously assess and plan the delivery of projects to avoid the nightmare of going over cost. But what if there was a more mathematical way to quantify this? This is a question global financial services firm, State Street, asked when it deployed predictive analytics.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett02 April 15 08:46
  • SAP brings new analytics tools to companies large and small

    A bumper crop of new analytics tools has arrived for business users over the past few weeks, and on Tuesday SAP rolled out two fresh examples. Both promising simplicity and usability for non-experts, SAP Predictive Analytics 2.0 offers updated capabilities for enterprises seeking insight into large volumes of data such as from the Internet of Things, while a new Edge edition of SAP's Lumira tool targets small and medium-size businesses with data-discovery features.

    Written by Katherine Noyes11 March 15 04:06