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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is launching a free Machine Learning (ML) course for business leaders. The course, entitled Machine Learning Essentials for Business and Technical Decision Makers, is made up of three 30-minute digital training courses delivering foundational ML knowledge to business leaders. AWS claims that the course will empower

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are key to business transformation across every industry. However, as our reliance on these systems increases, so too does the need for governance in the sector to ensure ethical and fair results. Algorithmic biases in machine learning stem from the human unconscious biases that trickle

Australia’s AI and ML push is being driven by the financial services, government and retail industries, which use it as an analytics tool, according to VMware, one of the largest suppliers of the underlying technology. The three industries each need to deliver services at scale, and are increasingly relying on

Australian artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) business, Max Kelsen announced it has doubled its workforce in the past three months to meet demand for AI and ML solutions across a wide range of industries, including its collaboration with University of Queensland based research into the COVID-19 virus. Based

More than 30 per cent of the 400 patents Adobe filed last year were specifically related to artificial intelligence and machine learning.  Adobe introduced its AI capability Sensei four years ago and has since launched hundreds of new AI-powered features and capabilities across its portfolio. Within its marketing, advertising and

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia has launched ‘CommBank Rewards’, a program of personalised cashback offers powered by its machine learning hub.  The new in-app feature will give eligible customers cash back when they use their CBA credit or debit Mastercard at merchants including Coles, Caltex, Myer, JB Hi-Fi and Menulog. 

Frontline staff at the Commonwealth Bank of Australia have used a new platform to assist the bank’s customers more than 50 million times since it was launched.  The platform solves a problem created by the proliferation of digital channels which complicates life for customer service professionals who often don’t have

Professional services firm Deloitte has acquired The Eclair Group, which specialises in robotic process automation (RPA).  Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.  Collectively known as Robotics and Cognitive Automation (RCA), The Eclair Group delivers of process automation services including RPA, machine learning (ML) and intelligent automation — a branch

AI deployments are set to accelerate as early adopters ramp up their investments in the emerging enterprise technology, according to a Gartner survey of AI leaders. Today, the average number of AI projects in place is four, but respondents expect to add six more projects in the next 12 months,

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In 2007 Therese Tucker, founder and CEO of BlackLine, had a choice to make: move all the accounting and finance software BlackLine provides customers to the cloud, or keep some of it on-premise. There were some major upsides to becoming a pureplay SaaS provider before it was fashionable, there was