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All Blog Posts Tagged 'automation' (10)

Is Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Really AI?

Summary:  Based on a McKinsey study we reported that 47% of companies had at least one AI/ML implementation in place.  Looking back at the data and the dominance of RPA as the most widely reported instance makes us think that the number is probably significantly lower.

 

We’ve been trying to get a handle on…

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Added by William Vorhies on March 18, 2019 at 9:05am — 3 Comments

Digital Decisioning Platforms – A New Way to Slice the Pie

Summary:  Digital Decisioning Platforms is a new segment identified by Forrester that marries Business Process Automation, Business Rules Management, and Advanced Analytics.  For platform developers it’s a new way to slice the market.  For users it eases integration of predictive models into the production environment.

 

As…

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Added by William Vorhies on October 30, 2018 at 8:30am — No Comments

Humans-in-the-Loop? Which Humans? Which Loop?

Background

For people working in Artificial Intelligence, the term “Human-in-the-Loop” is familiar i.e. a human in the process to validate and improve the AI. There are many situations where it applies, as many as there are AI applications. However. there are still some distinct different ways it can be deployed even within the same application.

Contact Center Example

Let’s take for example the automation of a contact center. A…

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Added by Dan Somers on April 19, 2018 at 5:30am — No Comments

How will Artificial Intelligence affect Your career?

And what we can do about it…

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Added by Sudhanshu Ahuja on October 24, 2017 at 5:30pm — 3 Comments

Artificial Intelligence in Enterprise - Robo-Management Consulting is a Reality

Introduction

Much of the recent AI revolution has been focused on automation through big data and/or sensors and feedback into neural networks. The resulting applications are highly valuable to businesses and consumers. They improve quality of life by optimizing labor and resources. However, these applications fall short when it comes to handling human reasoning. Much of the rationale behind the operation of these systems are implicitly embedded in the data.…

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Added by Sing Koo on June 22, 2017 at 11:30am — No Comments

Keeping Your Job in the Age of Automation

Summary:  What are the real threats of job loss from real and AI enhanced virtual robots?  How do we position ourselves and our children to succeed in this new environment?

 

Data Scientists Automated and Unemployed by…

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Added by William Vorhies on April 25, 2017 at 8:09am — No Comments

5 Marketing Automation Tools That Leverage Data Science to Boost ROI

Return on Investment (ROI) is defined as the ratio of a return (benefit or net profit) over the investment of resources that generated this return. Both the return and the investment are typically expressed in monetary units, whereas the ROI is calculated as a percentage.

ROI formula:     (Return – Investment)/Investment

It’s typically expressed as a percentage, so multiply your results by 100.…

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Added by Amy Porras on August 12, 2016 at 2:30am — No Comments

Statistical Attribution & Optimization in the B2B World.

There has been a lot of activity recently around revenue attribution - marketers want to develop a better understanding of their customer acquisition funnel and be able to measure progress against it.  Most of this attention has been focused on the B2C space. However, less work has been done measuring the performance of B2B marketing activities. 

Certainly the marketing automation segment is very vibrant with a large number of vendors (both big and small) providing solutions that…

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Added by Gregory Thompson on May 23, 2016 at 4:33pm — No Comments

Can Business Automation Solve Your Data Quality Problems?



All businesses are at the mercy of data quality challenges. From the moment you capture your first lead, you’ll be fighting a battle against data decay. The bigger the database gets, the more problems the business can encounter, and it isn’t easy to single out a…

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Added by Martin Doyle on October 7, 2015 at 5:43am — 1 Comment

Top Three Business Benefits from Big Data

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We return this week for Part II of our blog with astrophysicist and data scientist, Kirk Borne, Ph.D. Formerly a NASA scientist, he’s one of the foremost experts in big data and its applications in business, government and science − from exploration of space to economic growth. Here again he speaks with Anametrix CEO Pelin Thorogood, this time identifying the areas where he thinks business will benefit most from big data.…




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Added by Ryan Montano on May 23, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments

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