Enterprise

Analytics 101

From today’s smart home applications to autonomous vehicles of the future, the efficiency of automated decision-making is becoming widely embraced. Sci-fi concepts such as “machine learning” and “artificial intelligence” have been realized; however, it is important to understand that these terms are not interchangeable but evolve in complexity and knowledge ...

Family Safety

AI & Your Family: The Wows and Potential Risks

Am I the only one? When I hear or see the word Artificial Intelligence (AI), my mind instantly defaults to images from sci-fi movies I’ve seen like I, Robot, Matrix, and Ex Machina. There’s always been a futuristic element — and self-imposed distance — between AI and myself. But AI ...

Consumer Threat Notices

What Is Machine Learning?

What do self-driving cars and interactive speakers have in common? Both utilize something called “machine learning.” This is when we give systems access to data that enables them to identify patterns and improve their performance, or “learn”, without human programming. Machine learning is often confused with artificial intelligence (AI), where ...

Security Operations

Time to Close vs. Root Cause – Are we measuring the wrong thing (again)?

This blog was written by Barbara Kay. “Human beings adjust behavior based on the metrics they’re held against. Anything you measure will impel a person to optimize his score on that metric. What you measure is what you’ll get. Period.” – Dan Ariely, Duke University behavioral economist in Harvard Business Review ...

Enterprise Executive Perspectives

Why Human-Machine Teaming Will Lead to Better Security Outcomes

Artificial intelligence and machine learning have never been more prominent in the public forum. CBS’s 60 Minutes recently featured a segment promising myriad benefits to humanity in fields ranging from medicine to manufacturing. World chess champion Garry Kasparov recently debuted a book on his historic chess game with IBM’s Deep ...

Enterprise

The Machines Are Coming. And That’s a Good Thing.

This blog post was written by Raja Patel. There has been a lot of press articles recently with titles like “Robots are Coming for Your Job” and “Will Artificial Intelligence Be the Fall of Humankind?”, etc.  Most predictions of the future inevitably turn out to be wrong (or, as Yogi ...

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