Artificial Intelligence Will Beat You at Your Favorite Game : OpenAI and Google DeepMind Open Source Platforms

It is no surprise that computers have been able to beat humans at common games we play. IBM Watson made its mark by beating winners of the widely acclaimed game Jeopardy and the Deep Blue Supercomputer challenged and beat Garry Kasparov at chess almost 20 years ago. Computer software has been evolving since then and Artificial Intelligence (AI) is now […]

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Q&A with Cloud Thought Leader Lawrence Guillory, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member, Racemi

VCloudNews is pleased to feature Lawrence Guillory, Chief Executive Officer & Board Member, Racemi which is focused on the server and cloud migration space. Lawrence leads Racemi with a unique entrepreneurial background in the field of Sales and Marketing. His leadership in this area spans nearly 15 years of increasingly greater responsibility in the management and development of software companies. From 1994 –2000, he worked for Brown […]

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Microsoft Cortana Deep Learning, Image Detection and Internet of Things (IoT) in Liebherr Smart Refrigerators

Smart Refrigerators How many times have you returned home and found that you are short on milk or eggs or other grocery when you open your refrigerator? What if your fridge told you what you are short on and with advanced e-commerce integration order your grocery through Giant or Amazon or another favorite store? Smart refrigerator concept is not new and […]

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Google Duo – ‘Look Before You Leap’ Simple Video Calls on Android or iOS Smartphones

On August 15th 2016, Google released Google Duo, a video calling app that would compete with Apple’s FaceTime and Facebook’s WhatsApp. Google Duo was first introduced at Google’s I/O developer conference in May 2016 along with Allo a messaging app. In a matter of days after its release the app has already reached the top of the charts in Google Play Store […]

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Fuchsia to Power Brillo and Weave as Google’s Operating System for IoT ?

Android Police reported that there is a new project called Fuchsia that appeared on GitHub recently. The GitHub description is mysterious : Pink + Purple == Fuchsia (a new Operating System). The real question is new Operating System (OS) for what? Google has pushed Android OS across a wide spectrum of devices such as such as smartphones and tablets. Android is an Open OS that is […]

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Is Public Cloud Finally Resembling Public Utility? Analysis of Gartner IaaS Magic Quadrant 2016

‘Computing on tap’, ‘On Demand Computing’, ‘Utility Computing’ etc are terms that have been thrown around for many years. At the core of these terms is the idea of making computing so simple that anybody can access it just like you would turn on your electricity or water. Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is another name for such computing and Amazon has […]

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Will Google DeepMind Artificial Intelligence Transform Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM)?

When it comes to hyper-scale data centers and countless servers, storage and network infrastructure management who knows more about site performance and reliability than Google! But just like other hyperscale and enterprise data center owners and operators, Google is plagued by huge data center energy costs that can add to operational expenditure and thereby reduce operating margins for data center operators. […]

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Verizon to Buy Yahoo In Continued Quest Against Facebook and Google

According to a breaking Bloomberg report, Verizon Communications Inc. will announce its plans to buy Yahoo! Inc. for about $4.8 billion on Monday. Verizon acquired AOL for $4.4 billion as part of its aspiration to be a leading provider of internet services. Why does Verizon want Yahoo? With Yahoo, Verizon will get a global platform against Internet giants like Facebook and Google […]

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Nutanix Enterprise Cloud : Managing Beyond Physical and Virtual Data Center Silos

Apart from the recent marketing stunt at .NEXT conference that has been talked about extensively, Nutanix made several exciting announcements at the event. The company is repositioning itself as an enterprise cloud player vs another hyperconverged infrastructure vendor. Most data centers are heterogenous in nature with workloads running on both physical and virtual infrastructures. The complexity of managing these resources is very high […]

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Google DeepMind Using Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence to Prevent Sight Loss

Google acquired DeepMind in 2014 to apply machine learning and artificial intelligence in applications that could change human lives. DeepMind just announced a medical research project with an NHS Trust to combat sight loss specifically related to Diabetes and Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD).   As per DeepMind: Diabetes is on the rise. It’s estimated that 1 in 11 of the world’s adult […]

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