Gradient Flow #39: Becoming TikTok, Next-gen Workflow Orchestration and Forecasting

Subscribe • Previous Issues This edition has 450 words which will take you about 2 minutes to read. “There’s always a way if you’re not in a hurry.” – Paul Theroux Data Exchange podcast Towards a next-generation data orchestrator   Chris White is the CTO of Prefect, a startup building tools to help companies build, monitor, andContinue reading “Gradient Flow #39: Becoming TikTok, Next-gen Workflow Orchestration and Forecasting”

The Road to Intelligent Process Automation

An overview of process automation engagement trends in the Fortune 1000 and beyond. By Ben Lorica and Jenn Webb Most companies today have deployed automation technologies to streamline business processes—billing and accounting tasks, marketing and sales tasks, and other repetitive tasks that don’t require much (if any) human input. As businesses begin to experiment withContinue reading “The Road to Intelligent Process Automation”

Gradient Flow #38: Large Language Models, Infinite Laptop, Overhyping AI

Subscribe • Previous Issues This edition has 455 words which will take you about 3 minutes to read. “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”- Rumi Data Exchange podcast Training and Sharing Large Language Models    Connor Leahy, AI Researcher at Aleph Alpha GmbH,Continue reading “Gradient Flow #38: Large Language Models, Infinite Laptop, Overhyping AI”

Gradient Flow #38: Large Language Models, Infinite Laptop, Overhyping AI

Subscribe • Previous Issues This edition has 455 words which will take you about 3 minutes to read. “Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself.”- Rumi Data Exchange podcast Training and Sharing Large Language Models    Connor Leahy, AI Researcher at Aleph Alpha GmbH,Continue reading “Gradient Flow #38: Large Language Models, Infinite Laptop, Overhyping AI”

Combine the development experience of a laptop with the scale of the cloud

Highlights from opening keynotes at the 2021 Ray Summit. A newly released report from McKinsey forecasts an upcoming explosion in AI applications across all industries and domains. With this surge in demand to incorporate machine learning (ML) and AI into software, developers now have an array of open source and commercial software tools and componentsContinue reading “Combine the development experience of a laptop with the scale of the cloud”

Gradient Flow #37: Automation in DataOps, Neural RecSys, Self-Supervision

Subscribe • Previous Issues This edition has 485 words which will take you about 3 minutes to read. “Moses was technically the first person to download files to his tablet from the cloud.” – @ADDiane Data Exchange podcast Automation in Data Management and Data Labeling  Hyun Kim is co-founder and CEO of Superb AI, a startup buildingContinue reading “Gradient Flow #37: Automation in DataOps, Neural RecSys, Self-Supervision”

Gradient Flow #36: Model Monitoring, Hydrofoils, Data Portability

Subscribe • Previous Issues This edition has 428 words which will take you about 2 minutes to read. “Preferences are optional and subject to constraints, whereas constraints are neither optional nor subject to preferences.” – Marko Papic Data Exchange podcast Making Boats Fly with Reinforcement Learning and Ray   Nic Hohn (Chief Data Scientist, McKinsey/QuantumBlack Australia) describesContinue reading “Gradient Flow #36: Model Monitoring, Hydrofoils, Data Portability”

Model Monitoring Enables Robust Machine Learning Applications

Key features of ML monitoring solutions, why companies need a holistic MLOps platform that includes model monitoring, and challenges companies face in making that happen. By Ben Lorica and Paco Nathan. According to the 2020 Gartner Hype Cycle for Artificial Intelligence, machine learning (ML) is entering the Trough of Disillusionment phase. This is the phaseContinue reading “Model Monitoring Enables Robust Machine Learning Applications”