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Artificial Intelligence and IoT: IT rates Enhanced Insight Rates Low Compared to Benefits of Machine Learning

By Dick Weisinger

Surprisingly, IT departments rate ‘enhanced insight and decision making’ at the bottom of the list for how they intend to use artificial intelligence and machine learning, is the finding of a survey by GlobalData.  Instead IT is excited about the

Robotic Process Automation (RPA): Closer to a Rules Engine than to Artificial Intelligence (AI)?

By Dick Weisinger

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is software that can automate repetitive processing tasks that human staff members often need to do  when interacting with a graphical user interface.  The types of tasks that are typically automated include things like handling customer

Data Migration: A Painful Necessity When Adopting a New System

By Dick Weisinger

Shiny new technology, particularly new SaaS cloud-based apps, is driving organizations to migrate their data from legacy software.  The road to the new application is proving to be bumpy though for many of those organizations. A report from Vision Solutions

Data Capture: Real-Time Systems Hindered by Delays in Capturing Data via ETL

By Dick Weisinger

ETL (Extract, Transform and Load) is a data preparation technique for moving data from standard applications into a data warehouse or analytics system that specializes in translating and interpreting trends and meanings from the data.  The E-T-L of the name

Data Management: Real-Time Data Analytics Stymied by Delayed Data Loading

By Dick Weisinger

Data is important, and as technology evolves there are continually new formats being introduced for best representing the content represented by the data. Consider  IoT data, streaming data from external sources, sensor data, graphs, key/value pairs, video/audio/image, objects, JSON documents