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Machine Speech: Digital Assistants and Speech-Enabled Interfaces Coming to the Workplace

By Dick Weisinger

Natural Language Interaction. It’s two-way voice communication between humans and machines. Gartner says that the technology is improving and can be expected to become increasingly used within the workplace, and not just for call center interactions. Matthew Cain, analyst at

Artificial Intelligence: IBM Fails to Match the Watson Hype

By Dick Weisinger

Ginni Rometty, IBM CEO, said that the world is at an inflection point and beginning to move on “an exponential curve,” something that she called “Watson’s Law.” In a 2017 IBM Super Bowl commercial, actor Jon Hamm said “it is one

AI Meets Analytics: Self-Serve is Nice, but Smart Analytics are Better

By Dick Weisinger

Expect analytics to get smarter over the coming years.  Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are improving the capabilities of Analytics.  A report by Constellation Research found that the trend up until now has been to make Analytics easier to use

AMPLEXOR to offer the Formtek Engineering Data Management Solution for Alfresco in Europe

By Dick Weisinger

June 12, 2018.   Walnut Creek, California USA — Formtek, Inc. announced that it has signed a Partnership Agreement with AMPLEXOR Belgium NV.  AMPLEXOR is a consulting services and solutions provider leading in Digital Experience, Business Compliance and Content Globalization Solutions,

Robotic Process Automation (RPA): Delegating Repetitive Task Processing to Software Bots

By Dick Weisinger

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is increasingly being deployed to reduce costs and error. RPA bots, or robots, are small programs or scripts that perform repetitive tasks previously that had been done by humans. RPA often takes standard automation one step