Embracing Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 challenges the traditional way that manufacturing and production systems in factories currently function, with centralized and offline systems that are not inter-connected. Some factories have now evolved into “smart factories” with the capability to self-manage issues and internal processes across the value chain....

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Big Data? What’s in it for Me?

Big Data is not a single technology, technique or initiative. Rather, it is an approach towards organizing, storing, accessing and analyzing data across many areas of business and technology...

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Role of Blockchain Technology in Different Industries

The financial services industry is a pioneer in exploring the uses of blockchain technology for crypto-currency transactions. Clearly, blockchain has the ability to increase secure data exchange in other industries as well. Many industries are finding new ways to use blockchain technology. We developed a list of some interesting use cases across multiple industries being disrupted by the blockchain technology 

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Can AI make Healthcare more efficient?

With the emergence of AI, there is much promise for its application in the healthcare industry. There is evidence of AI tools in medical applications that can improve efficiency of treatments and reduce costs...

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Chicago to become a FinTech hub?

The City of Chicago has taken notice and through ChicagoNext has set up an initiative to put together a plan to foster development of the FinTech sector...

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