Demystifying AI: What Is AI and What Is Not AI?

In recent months, particularly following the release of ChatGPT, there has been an unprecedented surge in interest surrounding artificial intelligence (AI). This heightened attention spans across a multitude of sectors, including business enterprises, technology companies, venture capital firms, universities, governments, media outlets, and more. As the interest in AI is intensifying, some companies have even…

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Beyond the Basics: Advanced Tips for Effective Data Extraction

Data extraction is a cornerstone in data analytics, enabling organizations to extract valuable insights from raw data. While basic extraction techniques are fundamental, understanding advanced strategies is crucial for maximizing efficiency and accuracy. This article will explore advanced tips for effective data extraction, shedding light on automation tools, leveraging APIs and web scraping techniques, enhancing…

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Sigma Secures $200M Round to Advance Its BI and Analytics Solutions

Sigma Computing, a cloud-based analytics solutions provider, has raised $200 million in Series D funding to further advance its efforts in broadening BI use within organizations by enabling users to query and analyze data without writing code.  The latest rounding of funding takes the vendor’s total funding to $581.3 million with a valuation estimated to…

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RWDG Webinar: How Generative AI and LLMs Shape Data Governance 

Download the slides here>> https://content.dataversity.net/rs/656-WMW-918/images/May24_RWDG_Slides.pdf?version=0 About the Webinar Dive into the cutting-edge world of Data Governance by spending this hour focused on the impact generative AI and large language models (LLMs) are having, and will have, on Data Governance implementations. However, this addresses only one side of the relationship.   In this webinar, Bob Seiner will…

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Analytics and Data Science News for the Week of May 17; Updates from Alteryx, Databricks, Sigma Computing & More

Solutions Review Executive Editor Tim King curated this list of notable analytics and data science news for the week of May 17, 2024. Keeping tabs on all the most relevant analytics and data science news can be a time-consuming task. As a result, our editorial team aims to provide a summary of the top headlines…

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With Selipsky Out, What’s Next For AWS?

On May 14, AWS announced Adam Selipsky’s departure as CEO and that Matt Garman, AWS senior VP of sales and marketing, would replace him in June. Selipsky’s reasoning for this move was to “spend more time with family for a while, recharge a bit, and create some mental free space to reflect and consider the…

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The End of Agile – Part 5 (Misapplications of Agile)

In the first article, I laid out the basic premise for this series: an examination of how Agile has gone from the darling of the application development community to a virtual pariah that nobody wants to be associated with, and an exploration of the very important question of what we should replace it with. We…

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The Analytics Sandwich: Understanding the Business Value of Data and AI

In discussions with data management professionals, conversations often veer toward the technical intricacies of migration to the cloud or algorithm optimization, overshadowing the core business objectives that originally spurred these initiatives. Yet, conversations with chief information officers (CIOs) and chief data officers (CDOs) reveal a relentless pursuit of concrete business value, a metric that determines…

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