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Pulling Back the Curtain on #MachineLearning Apps in #Business

Please enjoy this interview broadcast today with me and Daniel G. Faggella of TechEmergence.  I touch on intelligence augmentation (IA), machine learning in vision, text, and other domains, the emerging decision intelligence ecosystem, the limits of data, and how to hire a machine learning consultant.

Machine Learning Services and Solutions

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You need the experience and world-class expertise of a team that has built thousands of machine learning and data management systems for dozens of clients.  And you need to do it simply, controlling risk, and so that it maximizes your outcomes, be they revenues, minimized costs, wellness, sustainability, or more. If this is you, then […]

The World Resources Sim Center: on its way to Silicon Valley

Last month I received an intriguing email inviting me to an event at Kimberly Wiefling’s house.  I’d met Kimberly before through Jonathan Trent, as part of the work I’ve been doing to help out the Omega Global Initiative.  I knew she was an international consultant, but it was great to also learn that she was […]

Machine Learning Services and Solutions

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L.Y. Pratt Machine learning consulting: deep learning, decision intelligence, recommender systems, predictive analytics, market data analysis, and more. UNITED STATES | MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA I will help you to understand how your data stack and machine learning can drive value for your organization, and how to supercharge your investment in these technologies to create business […]

Machine learning tools of the trade

Like any maturing discipline, machine learning is splitting into specialties.   And just as a surgeon uses a scalpel, and a general practitioner prefers a stethoscope, different tools are appropriate for different use cases within these subfields. In the last few months, I’ve run projects that have used tools in at least five categories.    Here’s a […]

What causes the technology hype cycle (and what to do about it)?

The Internet of Things…Machine Learning…Self-Driving Cars…Artificial Intelligence…Big Data…Smart Cities…Decision Intelligence…my friends talk to me about their excitement about a whole lot of trends.  But which ones are real, and which will fizzle? Before founding Quantellia, I spent six years as a technology analyst, where I was privileged to have an inside look at how tech […]

Decision modeling to understand energy transformation decisions

Many companies are facing the prospect of steep increases in the cost of energy in the coming years.  In response, many are looking at alternative energy sources. However, navigating the transition to this new world contains hidden dangers, so an evidence-based modeling approach can make a big difference.  This article looks at this decision-making process […]