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“Data runs through most organisations like a lazy river.” TechKnow guest Mike Hobday on extracting value from data

By Joy Poole  •  < 1 min read

According to Gartner, almost 80 percent of the world’s data is unstructured; an ocean of documents, emails, image and audio files residing outside of the traditional rows and columns of databases and spreadsheets.  To fully realise the potential of all of this unstructured data, businesses need the tools to order it and derive value from it. At present, …

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“Business people don’t need to understand how the algorithm works – just what it can do.” AI strategist Andrew Burgess offers a dose of reality on TechKnow

By Joy Poole  •  < 1 min read

When it comes to Artificial Intelligence, our understanding of the technology has often been at odds with the reality of what it is capable of. This has resulted in a lack of wildly successful use cases. Recent research from IDC found that half of AI projects fail for one in four companies on average, with “unrealistic expectations” cited as one of the top two causes.

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Cut through the noise with TechKnow

By Joy Poole  •  3 min read

If a business aims to be thriving in five to ten years’ time, it must find ways to create new value, and doing so without grasping and maximising new technology is unthinkable. The results of failing to innovate are clear as day: 52% of companies on the Fortune 500 since 2000 have either gone bankrupt, …

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