RESEARCH PAPER: A Practitioner’s Guide To Artificial Intelligence

By Patrick Moorhead, Karl Freund - May 7, 2018
Artificial intelligence (AI) is delivering new insights − previously hidden in vast pools ofdata − to add intelligence to many products and services that ultimately transform the way organizations and machines interact. While human-like intelligence will remain the stuff of fantasy novels and movies for the near future, most organizations should explore incorporating AI into their business, products, and IT projects. Our firm’s research concludes that AI can improve productivity of internal applications, increase revenue, reduce costs, and improve products and services with added functionality or communication modes.
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Table Of Contents:

  • Objectives Of This Guide
  • Business Drivers For AI
  • Getting Started
  • Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) And Deep Learning (DL)
  • The Machine Learning Ecosystem
  • Dell Technologies Platforms And Assistance For AI Projects
  • Conclusions And Next Steps
  • Figure 1- Developing And Using A Deep Neural Network
  • Figure 2- Popular Deep Learning Frameworks

Companies Cited

  • Amazon AWS
  • Clarifai
  • Coursera
  • Dell EMC
  • Dell Technologies
  • Google
  • IDC
  • Intel
  • Microsoft
  • Udacity
  • Udemy
Patrick Moorhead
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Patrick founded the firm based on his real-world world technology experiences with the understanding of what he wasn’t getting from analysts and consultants. Ten years later, Patrick is ranked #1 among technology industry analysts in terms of “power” (ARInsights)  in “press citations” (Apollo Research). Moorhead is a contributor at Forbes and frequently appears on CNBC. He is a broad-based analyst covering a wide variety of topics including the cloud, enterprise SaaS, collaboration, client computing, and semiconductors. He has 30 years of experience including 15 years of executive experience at high tech companies (NCR, AT&T, Compaq, now HP, and AMD) leading strategy, product management, product marketing, and corporate marketing, including three industry board appointments.

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