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Health Analytics Gain New Partner

By |April 12th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

IBM Watson Health has completed the acquisition of Truven Health Analytics. As the provider of cloud-based healthcare data, analytics and insights, Truven brings more than 8,500 clients to the Watson Health portfolio. In a recent announcement, “IBM Watson Health Closes Acquisition of Truven Health Analytics.”

IBM and Truven data scientists will begin the process of using Watson Health’s […]

Semantic Differences

By |April 11th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

A Bangor University expert believes the constant battle for prominence between words is a good example of the brain’s natural algorithms and architectures. This very interesting information came to us from BBC News in their article, “How does your brain pick one word from 50,000 in 0.6 seconds?”
Dr Gary Oppenheim, of the university’s Language Production […]

Same and Different

By |April 8th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

We talk a lot about semantic technology and artificial intelligence, and even cognitive computing. Often those words are used interchangeably, but should they be? What is artificial intelligence, exactly? This interesting information came to us from DATAVERSITY in their article, “A Brief History of Artificial Intelligence.”

Artificial intelligence can be traced back to the classical philosophers […]

Semantic Fingerprinting Changes Finance

By |April 5th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

Tagging documents with metadata to identify the author name, institution, subject matter, or any relevant piece of information at all brings all of those card catalogs into a single databank, accessible all at once. We like to call it Semantic Fingerprinting because, as it turns out, tagging a person’s electronic record actually does reveal […]

Semantic Technology Outperforming Humans

By |April 1st, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

Semantic technology still feels foreign, futuristic and unknown for many. Understanding within context for humans is tough enough, but to expect technology to follow suit is overwhelming for some. DATAVERSITY brought us this interesting information in their article, “Machine Learning Is Learning How to Read Lips.”

A technology model for lip reading developed at the University of […]

Cognitive Computing is Changing the Game

The power of cognitive computing is in its ability to illuminate what was previously invisible. This could be traits from the unstructured data of sound, pictures and movement that allow more-informed decisions. This interesting information came to us from DATAVERSITY in their article, “Making Your Business More Resilient with Cognitive Computing.”

Cognitive computing represents progress in […]

Using Semantic Technology to Identify Nature

By |March 29th, 2016|News, semantic, Taxonomy|0 Comments

Identifying any part of nature is not easy. The discipline of classification and taxonomy involves the grouping of organisms into categories based on different properties including size, shape and gene sequences. Classification can help to identify evolutionary relationships among organisms, but it takes time; a lot of time. This interesting information came from Wired in […]

Can the Computer See More Than You?

By |March 29th, 2016|News, semantic|0 Comments

If you have ever been a photo editor or journalist needing to write captions over and over that not only describe the photo but engage the readers, you can understand how challenging it can be. It is a matter of prioritizing between what is in an image (center or background) and what thoughts or […]

Enterprise Data World Conference Approaching

By |March 28th, 2016|Access Insights, News, semantic|0 Comments

The 20th annual Enterprise Data World (EDW) Conference is recognized as the most comprehensive educational conference on data management in the world.

The event is being held Sunday, April 17, 2016 – Friday, April 22, 2016 at the Sheraton Hotel & Marina in San Diego, California.

The conference is jam packed with speakers, workshops and topics that cover management, analytics, cloud […]

Searching with Power

By |March 23rd, 2016|News, search, semantic|0 Comments

Workfront provides cloud-based Enterprise Work Management solutions and with their recently released edition of Workfront DAM, marketers, IT professionals, and other enterprise teams now have the ability to request work and locate once-undiscoverable assets with  more speed and less ease. The goal being to eliminate hours of wasted time. This interesting information came to us from IT […]