Entries by Wael Horchani

What Is Data Science

The picture below gives an idea how Data Science relates to those fields: Data Science is the practical application of all those fields (AI, ML, DL) in a business context.  “Business” here is a flexible term since it could also cover a case where you work on scientific research.  In this case your “business” is science.  […]

What is Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Deep Learning?

This post should help to understand the differences and relationships of those fields. Let’s get started with the following picture. It explains the three terms artificial intelligence, machine learning, and deep learning: Artificial Intelligence is covering anything which enables computers to behave like a human.  Think of the famous – although a bit outdated – Turing test to […]

DEEP LEARNING WITH HDP ACCELERATES BMW

BMW Group (BMW) is a German luxury vehicle, motorcycle, and engine manufacturing company founded in 1916. It is one of the best-selling luxury automakers in the world and is leveraging deep learning with HDP to save on manufacturing and costs. Three weeks ago, at the DataWorks Summit in Munich, we announced the Data Hero winners for the […]

EXXONMOBIL: A FORTUNE 10 ADOPTS HDP

With the San Jose DataWorks Summit (June 13-15) just two months away, we’re busy finalizing the lineup of an impressive array of speakers and business use cases. This year our Enterprise Adoption Track will include Nick Evans and Kevin Brown from ExxonMobil with Wade Salazar from Hortonworks. Big Data is driving major advances in the oil and gas industry, resulting in […]