Machine Learning

What is Natural Language Processing and How it Can Work for Your Business

By |2020-01-14T07:47:20+00:00January 14, 2020|

The global Natural Language Processing (NLP) market size is expected to grow from USD 10.2 billion in 2019 to USD 26.4 billion by 2024, at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 21.0% during the forecast period, according to a new market research report Natural Language Processing Market. Meanwhile, Gartner [...]

5 Great Natural Language Processing Examples with Spark NLP

By |2020-01-06T02:00:17+00:00January 6, 2020|

What is natural language processing? Natural Language Processing, a branch of AI, aims at primarily reducing the distance between the capabilities of a human and a machine. Using artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques, NLP translates languages such as English on-the-fly into commands computers can understand and process. Understanding human [...]

Higher Performance, Scalability and Smarter Real-Time Insights are Powering Today’s Insight Driven Organizations

By |2019-01-30T09:00:25+00:00January 30, 2019|

2018,  was a year of innovation, efficiency and agility as data generation continues to grow at unprecedented rates and the world simply becomes faster and indeed smarter.  The year proved that the need for speed and scale is escalating, and meaningful artificial intelligence (AI) and ML deployments are beginning to [...]

Operationalizing Real-Time Machine Learning – A Financial Services Case Study

By |2019-01-24T09:46:12+00:00January 24, 2019|

One of my favorite films that depicted the power of Machine Learning (ML) for predictive analysis is Moneyball (2011). In the film, Brad Pitt who plays Billy Beane, the Manager of the Oakland A's,  hires a Yale Economics graduate who uses computer-generated analysis of historical data and predictive modeling to [...]

KubeCon 2018 North America: Key Takeaways

By |2018-12-17T08:50:20+00:00December 17, 2018|

Kubernetes has taken off in a big way. As per the CNCF survey earlier this year, nearly 58% of companies are running Kubernetes in production and among enterprises, that figure is 40% and growing. Enterprises are rapidly adopting Kubernetes which is a testimony of it being hugely successful and thus [...]

The Future of Financial Trading: Embracing Extreme Processing

By |2018-12-13T10:32:35+00:00December 13, 2018|

Drawing on the insights shared by GigaSpaces, VP Product Yoav Einav as published in Computer Business Review, this article explores how in-memory computing meets the demands of applications requiring extreme high performance and low latency such as high-frequency trading. There is no doubt that in today’s world, the faster and smarter [...]

Are you Ready to Handle the Black Friday Traffic Spike?

By |2018-11-21T01:28:04+00:00November 21, 2018|

Each year Black Friday poses an ever-increasing challenge to ecommerce businesses. This year’s Black Friday will bring even more turmoil according to Adobe’s 2018 online shopping predictions forecast of $5.9B revenue and a growth rate of 17.2% over last year. The report also forecasts $124 Billion in U.S. online sales [...]

GigaSpaces Shortlisted for Three Banking Technology Awards with Leading Financial Customers: Daiwa Capital Markets and Société Générale

By |2018-11-14T03:47:50+00:00November 14, 2018|

As the Financial Services industry becomes increasingly competitive, our customers are continuously striving to improve the quality of their services. They are leveraging their growing amount of data with innovative new services to optimize operations, reduce risk and enhance customer experience. The diagram below shows how banks prioritize customer experience, [...]

How to Operationalize Machine Learning and Accelerate Business Value with Insight Platforms and In-Memory Computing

By |2018-05-17T03:02:40+00:00May 17, 2018|

Machine learning is much more than just a buzzword. In fact, it has become a part of our everyday lives – sometimes without even noticing. With 75% of executives believing that artificial intelligence (AI) will enable their companies to move into new businesses, and 85% believe AI will allow their companies to obtain or [...]

Memory Holds the Key to Artificial Intelligence

By |2018-05-15T03:00:34+00:00May 15, 2018|

Artificial Intelligence (AI), is among the most interesting spaces in technology today. According to CapGemini, AI is creating jobs in a number of industries; nearly five out of six companies using AI say the technology is already adding jobs. In fact, while AI is expected to eliminate 1.8 million current [...]

Top 5 Machine Learning Use Cases for 2018

By |2018-01-11T08:09:01+00:00January 11, 2018|

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is being deployed more and more frequently across industries. Far from the typical sci-fi fantasy depiction of robots with human-level intelligence, AI’s use in business today is frequently used to automate tasks that humans have done in the past, such as picking products at a warehouse for [...]

How Machine Learning AI is Undeniably Reinventing the Retail Industry 

By |2017-11-27T11:00:55+00:00November 27, 2017|

As we discussed on CommPro.Biz, retailers are preparing for Black Friday and Cyber Monday to not only handle scale and uptime but to also manage real-time customer interactions with the help of AI marketing technology. It isn’t just for the holidays. Many organizations are drawn to AI-driven intelligent recommendation solutions [...]

Flight Delay Prediction with InsightEdge Spark

By |2016-09-26T08:05:36+00:00September 26, 2016|

What's the benefit of flight delay prediction? For clients, it gives a more accurate expectation about flight time, thus allowing them to plan their time accordingly. For airline companies, it shows where they can minimize flight delays ,thereby minimizing expenses and increasing customers satisfaction. Sounds good right? In this post we will show [...]

Real-time Spatial Analytics with InsightEdge Spark: Taxi Price Surge Use Case

By |2016-09-19T07:45:51+00:00September 19, 2016|

A couple of weeks ago we launched InsightEdge, introducing you to our high performance Spark distribution enterprise-grade OLTP capabilities. In this blog post, we will create a demo application for a taxi price surge use case that runs real-time analytics on a streaming geospatial data. We take a fundamental supply and demand [...]