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What’s Powering the Digital Economy?

From the data center to the cloud, analytics makes digital transactions smarter.
Alison Bolen | SAS

As the digital economy infiltrates almost every aspect of our lives – from banking and shopping to dating and learning – it begs the question: Is the digital economy simply becoming, well, the economy? Perhaps. Even more importantly, what makes the digital economy profitable? And how can you create ongoing value in the digital economy? […]

Becoming Cognitive

Understanding cognitive computing versus artificial intelligence, deep learning and machine learning.
Alison Bolen | SAS

Hui Li | SAS


Cognitive computing brings with it a promise of genuine, human-to-machine interaction. When machines become cognitive, they can understand requests, connect data points and draw conclusions. They can reason, observe and plan. Consider: Leaving for a business trip tomorrow? Your cognitive device will automatically offer weather reports and travel alerts for your destination city. Planning a […]