Tag Archives: machine learning

To train your machine, reward it

What do cobots, dogs and dolphins have in common? The fact that they can all be trained by rewarding desired behaviours while ignoring undesired ones. For animals, this training technique is called positive reinforcement. For machines, it is known as reinforcement learning, and falls under the broader umbrella of machine …

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Verdantix report recommends Senseye PdM as “software for operational excellence”

Senseye, the industrial software company specialising in predictive maintenance, today shared a new report from Verdantix, which highlighted the value of its AI-powered, predictive maintenance software, Senseye PdM. Verdantix is a leading independent research and consulting firm with a focus on innovative technologies that optimise business operations. In its report, …

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Protecting smart machines from smart attacks

Machines’ ability to learn by processing data gleaned from sensors underlies automated vehicles, medical devices and a host of other emerging technologies. But that learning ability leaves systems vulnerable to hackers in unexpected ways, researchers at Princeton University have found. In a series of recent papers, a research team has …

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Senseye’s top five manufacturing predictions for 2019

In this article, Simon Kampa, CEO of Senseye, explores five major trends that will affect the manufacturing industry in 2019, including servitisation, the cloud and machine-learning algorithms. 2019 marks an inflection point in the maturity of Industry 4.0 and the application of real-world predictive maintenance as companies move from pilots …

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Dstl AI tracks global radar systems

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI), scientists at the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) are shining a light on enemy radars by using a world-leading radar tracking system to help protect UK military personnel and their equipment during operations around the world. Thousands of radars exist globally, many of which are …

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Gartner identifies the top 10 strategic technology trends for 2019

Gartner has highlighted the top strategic technology trends that organisations need to explore in 2019. Gartner defines a strategic technology trend as one with substantial disruptive potential that is beginning to break out of an emerging state into broader impact and use, or which are rapidly growing trends with a …

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Make a pit stop for innovation in combat modelling

Dstl is offering nearly half a million pounds for innovations in machine learning which can model future conflicts. Digital Catapult is organising and facilitating a Pit Stop (similar to a “hackathon”) event with the aim of identifying innovative ideas for the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) …

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SAS named a leader in multimodal predictive analytics and machine learning solutions

SAS has been named a leader in The Forrester Wave: Multimodal Predictive Analytics and Machine Learning Solutions, Q3 2018. The report noted “SAS builds the first truly multimodal PAML solution,” calling out that what might seem impossible isn’t for SAS. “The skills needed to make advanced analytics a reality are too often …

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