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The 13 Consultancies That Will Help Realize Your Computer Vision … Vision

Kjell Carlsson, Ph.D. November 11, 2020
All organizations need to leverage the AI-fueled (i.e., deep learning) revolution in computer vision (CV), but most can’t do this on their own. To help you realize your vision-ary ambitions, we have released our first Forrester New Wave™ evaluation of computer vision consultancies for Q4 2020. We looked at the top 13 CV service providers […]
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Preparing For The Future: The 2020s Will Demand More From Your Tech

Brian Hopkins September 22, 2020
The 2020s announced their arrival with a bang this year. Find out what IT leaders can do to better align their tech stack to the coming wave of risks and changes.
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The Disruptive And Problem-Solving Potential Of Emerging Technologies In CPG, Healthcare, And Retail

Brian Hopkins September 22, 2020
Emerging technology is always changing, so we wanted to understand the impact on different industries. In this audio series, we speak with our analyst colleagues Jeff Becker, George Lawrie, and Arielle Trzcinski to explore how emerging technologies are changing (and will in the future), even solving some of the most important and complex issues in four key sectors: consumer packaged goods (CPG), healthcare providers, healthcare insurers, and retail. In a world where […]
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A Flash-Point Week For Facial Recognition

Srividya Sridharan June 11, 2020
Our analysts address the five most pressing questions in the facial recognition debate.
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Computer Vision Supports Retailers’ Automation Efforts

Guannan Lu April 9, 2020
Looking for ways computer vision can automate retail and improve CX? Analysts Guannan Lu and Charlie Dai provide four examples.
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Cloud Players And Research Groups Join The Fight Against COVID-19 With High-Performance Computing

Tracy Woo April 2, 2020
A unique public/private consortium organized by IBM and the Department of Energy is bringing high-performance computing to the COVID-19 fight. Analyst Tracy Woo provides details.
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Combat In The Cloud: Securing The $10 Billion JEDI Contract

Tracy Woo March 12, 2020
Last October, Microsoft won the $10 billion U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Joint Enterprise Defense Infrastructure (JEDI) contract. The 10-year agreement is part of a larger Pentagon initiative to modernize and unify its IT infrastructure, most of which still exists on technology from the 1980s and 1990s. The Microsoft decision came as a massive shock […]
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Computer Vision Joins The Fight Against Coronavirus

Guannan Lu February 21, 2020
In China, local tech companies have worked to slow the spread of the illness, demonstrating the potency and real-world value of emerging technologies.
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China Pacific Insurance Transforms Claims Management With Computer Vision

Guannan Lu February 4, 2020
CPIC improves CX while saving up to $15 million by providing claims adjusters with an app that leverages computer vision.
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AI Solution Development Requires Trusted Cooperation For The Long Haul

Guannan Lu January 29, 2020
Many AI practitioners and those exploring AI solutions expect to reap the benefits of AI technologies simply by adopting licensed API services in the cloud. However, in many cases, an out-of-the-box solution is not enough to solve ongoing business challenges. A three-month pilot implementation is usually only enough to demonstrate the value of the concept […]
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Apple’s $200M Acquisition Of Xnor.ai — A Snapshot Into Our AI-On-The-Edge Future Via Your iPhone

Kjell Carlsson, Ph.D. January 22, 2020
(Jeremy Vale coauthored this post.) Cellphone manufacturers are struggling to differentiate themselves. In the ads from the late 2000s, new phones were sleeker, faster, contained more memory, and could even have a touchscreen. Fast-forward to today, and only the almighty camera receives attention. Apple’s acquisition of Xnor.ai is the latest move in the battle for […]
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The 11 Vision-ary Computer Vision Platforms That Democratize Developing And Deploying AI Solutions

Kjell Carlsson, Ph.D. November 27, 2019
Senior Analyst Kjell Carlsson describes how computer vision platforms can help develop and deploy a broad range of CV models at scale.
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A Lesson On Facial Recognition, Privacy, And GDPR From The Far North

Kjell Carlsson, Ph.D. October 4, 2019
What can a small Swedish town near the Arctic Circle teach you about GDPR and computer vision? You might be surprised. Senior Analyst Kjell Carlsson provides an intriguing case study.
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