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Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Using AHP in Python

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction In our daily lives, we make a lot of decisions based on a number of criteria. Some of these decisions are relatively unimportant, like deciding what to eat or wear. But some have a great impact, like the ones related to our career or professional work. When faced with a difficult decision, how do […] The post Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Using AHP in Python appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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AI is Eating Data Science

KDnuggets

When it's all said and done, and AI has been universally recognized as our rightful overlords, the idea of data science as a standalone field will have been but a blip on our collective radar.

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Guide to Image-to-Image Diffusion: A Hugging Face Pipeline

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction By applying specific modern state-of-the-art techniques, stable diffusion models make it possible to generate images and audio. Stable Diffusion works by modifying input data with the guide of text input and generating new creative output data. In this article, we will see how to generate new images from a given input image by employing […] The post Guide to Image-to-Image Diffusion: A Hugging Face Pipeline appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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3 powerful lessons of using data governance frameworks

CIO Business Intelligence

The first published data governance framework was the work of Gwen Thomas, who founded the Data Governance Institute (DGI) and put her opus online in 2003. “Frameworks were already being used, but they weren’t publicly available,” she says. “I had been asked to help Coors Beer prepare for upcoming Sarbanes-Oxley audits. They already had a technical plan in place, and I helped them find the right size and structure of an accompanying data governance program.

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Beyond the Basics of A/B Tests: Innovative Experimentation Tactics You Need to Know as a Data or Product Professional

Speaker: Timothy Chan, PhD., Head of Data Science

Are you ready to move beyond the basics and take a deep dive into the cutting-edge techniques that are reshaping the landscape of experimentation? From Sequential Testing to Multi-Armed Bandits, Switchback Experiments to Stratified Sampling, Timothy Chan, Data Science Lead, is here to unravel the mysteries of these powerful methodologies that are revolutionizing how we approach testing.

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Seance AI: AI Tech Will Allow People To Talk To Deceased Loved Ones

Analytics Vidhya

Artificial intelligence (AI) has multiplied in recent years. It is now used for a new purpose – helping people deal with losing a loved one. A Los Angeles-based software development company called AE Studio is developing a Seance AI program that allows users to talk to a chatbot that mimics their deceased loved ones. Also […] The post Seance AI: AI Tech Will Allow People To Talk To Deceased Loved Ones appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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How AI is Boosting the Customer Support Game

Smart Data Collective

Great customer support plays a central role in a company’s success and profitability. Businesses with an excellent reputation for customer service tend to do better overall and stay in business longer. Companies that miss the mark often lose customers and generate negative reviews online. Unfortunately, bad reviews can deter new customers. What makes some businesses fail to provide outstanding customer support?

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Data Engineering Landscape in the AI-Driven World

KDnuggets

Generative AI has just started to capture the imagination of data engineers, so the impact thus far has been just a fraction of what it will be a year or two from now.

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AI and Genetics: Discovery of Rare DNA Sequence

Analytics Vidhya

New research from UC San Diego has revealed that machine learning is revolutionizing gene study. AI has identified rare “synthetic extreme” DNA sequences. This groundbreaking discovery could better understand how our genes work and be helpful in biotechnology and medicine. Also Read: Revolutionizing AI in the Life Sciences Industry Using Open AI’s GPT-3 What are […] The post AI and Genetics: Discovery of Rare DNA Sequence appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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IT as a catalyst for business transformation: Strategies for CIOs

CIO Business Intelligence

Today’s CIOs have a pivotal opportunity to help their organizations meet new expectations. Yet, as organizations transform, CIOs and their teams are being asked to manage the optimal mix of infrastructure, platform, software, database, storage, and more to meet these new strategic objectives—while also creating sustained value and positioning the organization for the future.

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AI-Generated Fake Image of Pentagon Blast Causes US Stock Market to Drop

Analytics Vidhya

On Monday, a fake image of an explosion near the Pentagon in Washington DC sent shockwaves through the internet. Thus, causing a brief market selloff. The image purported to show a large cloud of smoke near the headquarters of the Department of Defense. This fake image generated using AI technology was shared by several Twitter […] The post AI-Generated Fake Image of Pentagon Blast Causes US Stock Market to Drop appeared first on Analytics Vidhya.

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From Developer Experience to Product Experience: How a Shared Focus Fuels Product Success

Speaker: Anne Steiner and David Laribee

As a concept, Developer Experience (DX) has gained significant attention in the tech industry. It emphasizes engineers’ efficiency and satisfaction during the product development process. As product managers, we need to understand how a good DX can contribute not only to the well-being of our development teams but also to the broader objectives of product success and customer satisfaction.

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Why it’s time to put your stake in a ground-to-cloud strategy

CIO Business Intelligence

With spring creeping closer to summer, warm weather camping season is in full swing. Fans of communing with nature know that a successful camping trip requires critical planning and preparation. Whether you’re mulling a weekend trek along a stretch over the Appalachian Trail or a week’s sojourn deep in the wilds of Yellowstone National Park, bringing the right equipment and tools is paramount.

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Meta Releases AI Model to Preserve More Than 4,000 Languages

Analytics Vidhya

Meta’s latest invention, Massively Multilingual Speech (MMS) models, has been a game-changer in language preservation and communication. This revolutionary advancement expands the capabilities of text-to-speech and speech-to-text technology, allowing support for over 1,100 languages and identifying more than 4,000 spoken languages. This article will delve into Meta’s groundbreaking idea of preserving endangered languages and bridging […] The post Meta Releases AI Model to Prese

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3 early lessons with generative AI

CIO Business Intelligence

Generative AI products like ChatGPT have introduced a new era of competition to almost every industry. As business leaders seek to quickly adopt ChatGPT and other products like it, they are shuffling through dozens, if not hundreds, of use cases being proposed. The bottom line: The companies that strike the right balance of risk and innovation when adopting generative AI will win.

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What is Data Storage and How is it Used?

Analytics Vidhya

As modern companies rely on data, establishing dependable, effective solutions for maintaining that data is a top task for each organization. The complexity of information storage technologies increases exponentially with the growth of data. From physical hard drives to cloud computing, unravel the captivating world of data storage and recognize its ever-evolving role in our […] The post What is Data Storage and How is it Used?

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Peak Performance: Continuous Testing & Evaluation of LLM-Based Applications

Speaker: Aarushi Kansal, AI Leader & Author and Tony Karrer, Founder & CTO at Aggregage

Software leaders who are building applications based on Large Language Models (LLMs) often find it a challenge to achieve reliability. It’s no surprise given the non-deterministic nature of LLMs. To effectively create reliable LLM-based (often with RAG) applications, extensive testing and evaluation processes are crucial. This often ends up involving meticulous adjustments to prompts.

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KDnuggets News, May 24: Free ChatGPT Course: Use The OpenAI API to Code 5 Projects • Super Bard: The AI That Can Do It All and Better

KDnuggets

Free ChatGPT Course: Use The OpenAI API to Code 5 Projects • Super Bard: The AI That Can Do It All and Better • Bayesian vs Frequentist Statistics in Data Science • A Beginner's Guide to Anomaly Detection Techniques in Data Science • Introduction to Correlation

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Redefining the consumer experience: Diageo partners with SAP and IBM on global digital transformation

IBM Big Data Hub

In an era of evolving consumer preferences and economic uncertainties, the beverage industry stands as a vibrant reflection of changing trends and shifting priorities. Despite the challenges posed by inflation and the cost-of-living crisis, a dichotomy has emerged in consumer behavior, where individuals untouched by the crisis continue to indulge in their favorite beverages, while those directly affected pivot towards more affordable luxuries, such as a bottle of something special.

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DINOv2: Self-Supervised Computer Vision Models by Meta AI

KDnuggets

Unleashing the Potential of Computer Vision with DINOv2: A Groundbreaking Self-Supervised Model by Meta AI.

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Kubernetes version 1.27 now available in IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

IBM Big Data Hub

We are excited to announce the availability of Kubernetes version 1.27 for your clusters that are running in IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service. This is our 22nd release of Kubernetes. With our Kubernetes service, you can easily upgrade your clusters without the need for deep Kubernetes knowledge. When you deploy new clusters, the default Kubernetes version remains 1.25 (soon to be 1.26); you can also choose to immediately deploy version 1.27.

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Entity Resolution Checklist: What to Consider When Evaluating Options

Are you trying to decide which entity resolution capabilities you need? It can be confusing to determine which features are most important for your project. And sometimes key features are overlooked. Get the Entity Resolution Evaluation Checklist to make sure you’ve thought of everything to make your project a success! The list was created by Senzing’s team of leading entity resolution experts, based on their real-world experience.

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Improving the health of Walgreens scan-based trading with SAP

CIO Business Intelligence

Long ago, Walgreens created a prescription for success. And the main ingredient was and has continued to be its innovative business practices and services for the betterment of its customers, suppliers (or vendors), and operation. This story is about one innovation adopted by Walgreens, scan-based trading (SBT), and how SAP helped improve its use.

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From Numbers to Insights: Population vs. Sample with Real-World Examples

Analytics Vidhya

Introduction Imagine that you’re the school prefect and are asked to collect data from every single student in high school, but you’re limited by time and helping hands. What would you do? The most straightforward settlement would be to collect data from a subset of students belonging to each grade and then intuitively draw conclusions. […] The post From Numbers to Insights: Population vs.

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Government funded tool gamechanger for online form creation

CIO Business Intelligence

As digital transformation continues to evolve, the need to offer seamless, efficient and secure online experiences has never been greater – especially at the interface between government and business. Businesses deal with government agencies and councils in multiple ways every day and it can be time-consuming and frustrating – particularly when it comes to completing online forms.

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Improve operational efficiencies of Apache Iceberg tables built on Amazon S3 data lakes

AWS Big Data

Apache Iceberg is an open table format for large datasets in Amazon Simple Storage Service (Amazon S3) and provides fast query performance over large tables, atomic commits, concurrent writes, and SQL-compatible table evolution. When you build your transactional data lake using Apache Iceberg to solve your functional use cases, you need to focus on operational use cases for your S3 data lake to optimize the production environment.

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Reimagined: Building Products with Generative AI

“Reimagined: Building Products with Generative AI” is an extensive guide for integrating generative AI into product strategy and careers featuring over 150 real-world examples, 30 case studies, and 20+ frameworks, and endorsed by over 20 leading AI and product executives, inventors, entrepreneurs, and researchers.

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Why It’s Time to Bring Your Public Clouds Down to Earth

CIO Business Intelligence

Like most IT leaders today, you find yourself grappling with a paradox. Your IT estate has the potential to afford developer teams more flexibility and agility to place workloads across on-premises systems, public and private clouds, colocation facilities and edge networks. Yet as your environment swells and sprawls your teams are struggling to corral the variety of homegrown and vendor-operated systems you’ve accumulated through normal business operations.

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Democratize AI With Interactive Web Apps, Dashboards, & More

Dataiku

If you want more people to use data in their day-to-day work, it needs to be easy. This is true no matter what their job — marketer, supply chain manager, engineer, etc. That means putting data, analytics, or even AI into a format that is accessible and actionable for the end user.

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Register now: GenAI, risk & the future of security

CIO Business Intelligence

The promise of generative AI means we are on the cusp of a rethinking of how businesses handle cybersecurity. Along with the promise is the peril of AI being used to cause harm by launching more efficient malware, creating sophisticated deepfakes, or by unintentionally disclosing code or trade secrets. Learn more about AI, security, and other pressing infosec issues at CSO’s Future of Cybersecurity Summit , a virtual event taking place June 8.

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Get the Most Out of Your Oracle Cloud Investment

Jet Global

Finance teams who struggle to meet the demand for recurring operational reports are increasingly adopting Oracle ERP Cloud for ease of access to real-time data. While Oracle ERP Cloud offers a multitude of features that will accelerate your reporting efforts, you should consider additional support to ensure that you are getting the most out of your investment.

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Strategic CX: A Deep Dive into Voice of the Customer Insights for Clarity

Speaker: Nicholas Zeisler, CX Strategist & Fractional CXO

The first step in a successful Customer Experience endeavor (or for that matter, any business proposition) is to find out what’s wrong. If you can’t identify it, you can’t fix it! 💡 That’s where the Voice of the Customer (VoC) comes in. Today, far too many brands do VoC simply because that’s what they think they’re supposed to do; that’s what all their competitors do.

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What Choice’s CIO sees in a cloud-native approach to sustainability

CIO Business Intelligence

Choice Hotels, the Maryland-based multinational hotel chain, is a $10 billion, 80-year-old hospitality company with about 7,500 hotels in 46 countries. And with such a presence of history and reputation in the market, it had the foresight and resources to make early investment and commitment to dovetailing its digital transformation with sustainability.

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Making sense of SAP RISE: 4 key considerations

CIO Business Intelligence

After two years on the market, SAP RISE is becoming increasingly positioned by SAP as a solution for customers looking to move to the cloud. With the 2027 deadline to move off SAP ECC looming, SAP customers need to understand what SAP’s RISE offering is and have a comprehensive evaluation strategy for when SAP inevitably positions it at the negotiation table.

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Bare metal compute: Optionality gold for your multicloud-by-design strategy

CIO Business Intelligence

If there is one thing developers prize above all else today, it’s the option to run applications they want where they want, when they want. This is critical in a world increasingly given to distributed computing, where applications run within and outsideorganizations’ four walls. And while virtualization technologies have long provided developers the option to run multiple applications on single virtual machines, sometimes developers must run specialized workloads that require greater control ov