09 Feb

2017: The Year of AI, Everywhere

Philip Carnelley Research Director, European Software Group Read full bio  @Pcarnelley In 2016, artificial intelligence (AI) celebrated 60 years since it was first recognized as an academic discipline of computing science. For most of that 60 years, AI has remained a fascinating topic, but nothing that ‘real IT’ needed to worry about.

06 Jan

Cloudera Customers on the Way to the Cloud and IoT

Philip Carnelley Research Director, European Software Group Read full bio  @Pcarnelley Finding a parking spot in the UK’s Milton Keynes should get significantly easier than it used to be, thanks to Big Data. A couple of years ago, Milton Keynes council believed that pressure on their existing 25,000 parking spaces meant that another 12,000 needed […]

02 Nov

Cognitive Computing Comes to ERP

Philip Carnelley Research Director, European Software Group Read full bio  @Pcarnelley Exactly 60 years after artificial intelligence research began as a scientific discipline (according to Wikipedia) the promise of cognitive computing is suddenly being realized. Announcements of exciting, powerful new AI-driven services, like Amazon Alexa and Google’s Assistant, are coming thick and fast.