One of the biggest challenges with the cognitive era and for enterprises to adopt this shift is in my opinion, two things. The first is the gap between the tech and the business. The second one is that most companies selling this tech have a salesforce that is used to sell other things and have not had time to adapt to selling cloud-based cognitive solutions. Continue reading The gap between words and action in cognitive business
If you have followed my posts for a while it is easy to see that I like IBM Watson. Even though I write a lot about Cognitive Business and Cognitive Computing it is often connected to products from the Watson Group within IBM. Why is that? Is Watson simply the best? Am I biased? Well, the truth lies in between all of those. Continue reading Why I chose IBM Watson
Cognitive platforms can improve almost every process available. In cooperation with 20th Century Fox, IBM Watson created a movie trailer for the horror movie Morgon. The trailer was created in 24h and by that reducing the production time from weeks to hours. What do you think of the result? Continue reading How to make a cognitive movie trailer
Artificial Intelligence will be a huge part of our daily lives and in our businesses, but what we see today is not always Artificial Intelligence or my preferred term, Augmented Intelligence. It is just re-packed machine learning with a conversational interface. AI and cognitive will need to tell me things I do not already know! Continue reading Tell me what I do not know!
How much does Watson cost? What is the price model? To find out we need to go to many places, so for my own pleasure (not entirely true) I created a cheat sheet to show the Watson cost and price model in one place. Continue reading What does Watson Cost? What is the Price?
IBM Watson is a brain and Microsoft Cortana is a personal assistant. That is the simple conclusion of Yesterdays Cortana vs Watson (sort of) at The Conference in Malmö. My biggest surprise was that Microsoft Cortana is 100% scripted. Watson is a cognitive platform that actually could complement Cortana’s great features as personal assistant. Continue reading Microsoft Cortana vs IBM Watson
Wherever you turn, you see Bots and more Bots. Most of them sprinkled with Artificial Intelligence. In my view, this is a flawed and wrong assumption. The future is a platform that makes processes cognitive, a cognitive platform. Bots and Artificial Intelligence are part of this platform. Continue reading Cognitive Platforms are the future, not Bots and AI
Transparency will be the key to success in the era of artificial intelligence and cognitive. With all new technology also comes new challenges. In the artificial intelligence and cognitive area of technology one main challenge is how to manage privacy and integrity. Continue reading Transparency is the future
To summarize, cognitive marketing will bring out a lot of vagueness and replace that with a relationship that is very similar to how we interact in real-life. Most areas of marketing will benefit from becoming cognitive. Continue reading Cognitive Business Part 2 – Marketing
Today people flee for their lives from horrible situations, they flee to survive and often without any belongings as well as often leaving loved ones behind. We, people in a countries without this state of emergency, that are not at war and have fairly good living-standard can do something to help these people. This post is about how we can help them professionally, as well as humans. Continue reading Hire a Refugee! Welcome Talent!