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AI and IoT, Part 3: How to apply AI techniques to IoT solutions – a smart care example

This is the third part of a three-part blog series. You can read the first part here and the second part here. Introduction In this final part of the series, I will be using the real-life example of an elderly care field trial, in order to explain how…
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AI and IoT, Part 2: Deep Learning and Bayesian Modelling, building the automation of the future

This is the second part of a three-part blog series. You can read the first part here and the third part here. Why are kids so annoying by age 4? Most toddlers can say about 20 words by the time they are 18 months old. By age two,…
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AI and IoT, Part 1: Challenges of applying Artificial Intelligence in IoT using Deep Learning

This is the first part of a three-part blog series. You can read the second part here and the third part here. Introduction The Internet-of-Things provides us with lots of sensor data. However, the data by itself does not provide value unless we can turn it into…
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Automation and AI are two sides of the same coin: how to extract business value from big data

How successful data applications process both historical and real-time data in hybrid analytics and business automation solutions We have the data. What comes next? Over the past decade we have witnessed an astounding explosion of data that has brought us to a world where there…
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The curse of dimensionality in decision trees – the branching problem

When we talk about the curse of dimensionality, we often refer to the difficulty that arises when analyzing and organizing data in high-dimensional spaces. In this blog, I will talk about a less known problem related to decision trees, which has a lot of similarities to…
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IoT Platform Evolution – from Net Fishing to Pole Fishing. Operationalizing Big Data for IoT

This is an exercise in imagining the current prevalent IoT architecture vision as the result of an evolutionary process, in order to explain why most IoT architectures today are very similar to eachother. They all follow a "net fishing" model which is why they face…
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When IoT Meets Artificial Intelligence

The Internet-of-Things provides us with lots of sensor data. However, the data by themselves do not provide value unless we can turn them into actionable, contextualized information. Big data and data visualization techniques allow us to gain new insights by batch-processing and off-line analysis. Real-time…
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