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Where have all the AI flowers gone?

by Tom Austin  |  June 29, 2018

Have you put a real killer application that exploits AI into volume production use? I didn't think so. As of last year, only 4 (that's FOUR) percent of 3,182 CIOs...

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Don't Stick Your Head in the Sand About Worker Benefits of AI, Robotics, and Automation

by Craig Roth  |  June 25, 2018

In January of 2017 I introduced a scenario to posit the ways in which gains from automation may be spent to explore a hypothesis that the common knee-jerk reaction -...

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How Greedy Are Executives About Potential Gains from AI?

by Craig Roth  |  June 14, 2018

Last year I described the Ollie's Ostrich Burger scenario which explores the ways in which the gains from technological automation in the most routine, manual processes can be spent. You...

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Who Will Be a Better Predictor of AI Adoption: Management or Workers?

by Craig Roth  |  May 29, 2018

Let's say you are going to do a survey on AI to determine how prevalent it is today, which industries and roles are most likely to implement it, and how...

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AI: A Short Fiction Scenario

by Craig Roth  |  April 13, 2018

I enjoy writing research for Gartner, but it doesn't let me indulge my literary side too often. Until now. I was recently part of a scenario-building effort around Future of...

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Personalized Marketing in the Age of Weaponized Data

by Andrew Frank  |  April 2, 2018

The pace of events unfolding in the volatile world of data-driven marketing and privacy has outstripped the market’s ability to process them. Last week’s Adobe Summit in Las Vegas, a...

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Digital Transformation, Disrupted

by David Yockelson  |  March 23, 2018

"Digital transformation" is a collective term that suggests action being taken by an organization. While there are different definitions of the term, generally speaking, it entails an organization taking on a...

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"Do They Have AI?" or That Rant on AI in Security

by Anton Chuvakin  |  March 22, 2018

This post is inspired by a few painful discussions on artificial intelligence (AI) that I had both in public (on Twitter) and internally too. Let’s start with a joke: Q:...

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Walmart's Freshness Algorithm; A Great Example of Algorithmic Retailing

by Robert Hetu  |  March 13, 2018

When I introduced the concept of algorithmic retailing two years ago my definition was simple. The application of big data through advanced analytics across an increasingly complex and detailed retail...

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The ecosystem IS the digital platform

by David Yockelson  |  March 2, 2018

Gartner has been espousing the importance of the digital platform as a critical construct for end user and technology and service provider (TSP) organizations alike for a few years. Depicted...

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