SAS Global Forum: Jim Goodnight emphasizes importance of harnessing data to change the world

DALLAS - In a world teeming with data, being able to harness that data will be essential to making monumental...

April 29th, 2019 Buckley Smith
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Think you’re using AI effectively in security? You’re probably not, says security expert

Nearly 60 per cent of businesses have automated their security and incident response tools, but only at a very minimal...

April 8th, 2019 Alex Coop

Microsoft outlines AI ethics framework strategy

Microsoft Corp. has made great strides in the field of AI, and as it continues to innovate, it is keeping...

April 2nd, 2019 Buckley Smith

Unstructured data: How to turn the risks into rewards

The volume of unstructured data is exploding, and so are the associated security risks, says one content management expert. Unstructured...

March 28th, 2019 Cindy Baker
2018 Turing Award winners - Hintoon, Bengio, Lecun

Canadian ‘godfathers of AI’ win 2018 Turing Award

Two of Canada's artificial intelligence (AI) pioneers have won the 2018 Association for Computing Machinery's (ACM) A.M. Turing Award along...

March 27th, 2019 Brian Jackson
University of Toronto Schwart Reisman Innovation Centre

University of Toronto to build new AI innovation centre with $100 million ‘largest donation ever’

Philanthropists Gerald Schwartz and Heather Reisman have made a $100 million donation to the University of Toronto to build a...

March 25th, 2019 Brian Jackson
SAS Institute founder Dr Jim Goodnight

SAS announces $1 billion investment in AI over 3 years

Cary, N.C.-based SAS Institute Inc. announced on Monday it plans to invest $1 billion in artificial intelligence (AI) over the...

March 18th, 2019 Brian Jackson

Not spending on AI yet? Don’t worry, you probably will

Worldwide spending on artificial intelligence (AI) systems will reach $35.8 billion in 2019, according to IDC’s latest projections, a whopping...

March 13th, 2019 Alex Coop
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Cisco injects $15M into Western Canada

Cisco Canada is showing Canada’s West Coast some love, announcing a $15 million investment that the company says will focus...

March 6th, 2019 Alex Coop

RSA Conference 2019 keynotes: Protect trust, the bad in AI and embrace OT

SAN FRANCISCO – The future might be rich, with poverty and famine eliminated. Or it might be lost because of...

March 6th, 2019 Howard Solomon