Tag: Automation

Computing, Software & Applications

Google Home automation just leapfrogged everyone

August 28, 2023

Via: The Verge

Google Home is getting smarter. In a pair of blog posts published today, Google announced a bunch of new automation starters and actions rolling out in the Home app as well as some really cool features coming to the script […]


Emerging Technologies and the Future of Work: Will Your Job Be Automated at Some Point?

May 24, 2023

Via: Natalie Dunn

With millions of industrial robots already in operation throughout the world, efficiency and accuracy are the values underlying the adoption of new technologies. However, the image of a relentless, continuously accurate machine, one that does everything much faster, raises a […]

Computing, Data Management

Oracle adds machine learning features to MySQL HeatWave

March 23, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Oracle is adding new machine learning features to its data analytics cloud service MySQL HeatWave.MySQL HeatWave combines OLAP (online analytical processing), OLTP (online transaction processing), machine learning, and AI-driven automation in a single MySQL database. The new machine learning capabilities […]

Cybersecurity, Security

Automation is the ultimate cloud security tip

August 30, 2022

Via: Info World

I’ve written about cloud security many times, including this post from 2021. The report I referenced found that misconfigured cloud servers caused 19% of data breaches. Corroborative data is available from public cloud providers that fight this daily. Microsoft analyzed […]

Internet, Wireless & Cloud

Leaving cloud scalability to automation

May 6, 2022

Via: Info World

Automation is a great tool. Instead of solving a problem once, you can automate a solution to automatically adapt to changing needs, no humans required. Cloud scalability is the best example of this. We no longer manually need to provision […]

Apps & OS, Mobile

You Can Now Use Facebook’s AI Brains to Build the Next Addictive App

November 1, 2018

Via: Fortune

Facebook is making some of the artificial intelligence it uses to prod people to chat and post more available for free. People can now use the social networking giant’s Horizon coding tools to create their own software that can learn […]

Innovations, Trends

Red Hat Unveils Next-Generation Process Automation Offering

June 19, 2018

Via: VMBlog

Red Hat, Inc., the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced the launch of Red Hat Process Automation Manager 7, a comprehensive, cloud-native platform for developing business automation services and process-centric applications across hybrid cloud environments. Process Automation […]

Challenges, Trends

Automation is Disrupting Software Asset Management as We Know It

June 15, 2018

Via: VMBlog

Artificial intelligence, machine learning, and automation are all set to eliminate repetitive tasks at work. Artificial intelligence is being adopted across businesses in manufacturing, transport, utilities, facilities, operations, and IT. Forrester predicts that by 2025, 16% of US jobs will […]

Performance, security, and availability

MarkLogic 9.0-5 Enhances Automation and Secure Data Integration

May 16, 2018

Via: Database Trends and Applications

Enterprise NoSQL database provider MarkLogic has announced the release of MarkLogic 9.0-5. According to the company, the new release represents a major step forward in automated, secure workload management for data integration projects in the cloud, and in the data […]

Computing, Hardware, Software & Applications

The Future of Insurance: Claims Automation

May 7, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Claims processing is the cornerstone of any insurance business because it is the point at which an insurance company delivers on its commitment to its customers. Oddly enough, claims processing in the modern insurance space remains a manual, inefficient, error-prone […]

Predictions, Trends

Global automation readiness. Who’s prepared, who’s in trouble?

April 23, 2018

Via: ZDNet

In early 2017, President Obama’s top economic and science advisors wrote a report entitled, “Artificial Intelligence, Automation, and the Economy.” The report is a cleared-eyed collation of current data and predictions pertaining to the accelerating pace of adoption of automation […]

Innovations, Trends

How machine learning’s greatest potential is driving revenue in the enterprise

February 12, 2018


Enterprise investments in machine learning will nearly double over the next three years, reaching 64% adoption by 2020. International Data Corporation (IDC) is forecasting spending on artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning will grow from $8B in 2016 to $47B […]

Computing, Operating Systems

How deep learning will transform automation

March 30, 2017

Via: Info World

Are you getting tired of hearing about artificial intelligence? It seems we must be reaching peak hype cycle around AI when almost every article written about it rehashes the same tropes around self-driving cars, the latest game that has been […]

Software & Applications

Embedding marketing automation in WordPress, Twitter, LinkedIn: Act-On launches Anywhere

March 12, 2015

Via: Andrew Jones

Marketing automation platforms have proven value. The number of systems available in the space has tripled each of the last two years, and in the high end of the B2B space penetration has jumped from about 5 percent last year to over […]