Category: cognitive computing

Sep 21, 2017 | post

Salesforce Ventures launches $50M fund to encourage AI – Squirro part of first funded companies

Salesforce Ventures announced a $50 million fund to encourage startups to build AI-fueled applications on top of Salesforce. “The goal of the Salesforce AI Fund is to accelerate the development of transformative AI solutions on Salesforce,” Matt Garratt, VP at Salesforce Ventures told TechCrunch. The first...

Jul 4, 2017 | post

Drive Decisions with Data – Cognitive Use Cases

Only 8% of businesses make more than 50% of their decisions based on data4. Yet all businesses create vast amounts of data. Why do businesses of all sizes make so little use of data? At a recent Swiss Cognitive event a group of executives met to discuss this challenge...

Mar 8, 2017 | post

Your Data Silos are Lying to You

One of the big promises of a data-driven enterprise is that actionable decisions can be made unencumbered by bias, hidden agendas or any of the human factors that could intentionally or unintentionally influence the essential ‘truth’ of a matter. After all, data is fact. It’s a...

Jan 19, 2017 | post

You can see the AI age everywhere but in the productivity statistics

“At the hospital they introduced a computer to do payroll. Instead of four people in the payroll department they now employ eight plus a few in the new computer department,” my father explained over Sunday lunch over 30 years ago. My father worked at the time...

Aug 24, 2016 | post

“We’ve tested 25 #AI engines & only @Squirro brought benefit”

Our customer Evalueserve just released this short video: “We’ve tested 25 #AI engines & only @Squirro brought benefit. This is why #robots won’t replace us” @Evaluserve, 23 August 2016 We agree.  

Jun 30, 2016 | post

IBM Points to Squirro for Best Practice Cognitive Computing with Unstructured Data

Cognitive Computing & Unstructured Data for Actionable Enterprise Insights What can be achieved with cognitive computing is just starting to take shape for many enterprises across the world. In an effort to identify best practice case studies with this nascent technology, IBM has thrown the spotlight...