7 data trends on our radar

[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar.] From infrastructure to tools to training, here’s what’s ahead for data. Whether you’re a business leader or a practitioner, here are key data trends to watch and explore in the months ahead. Increasing focus on building data culture, organization, and training In a recent O’Reilly survey,Continue reading “7 data trends on our radar”

What lies ahead for data in 2018

[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar.] How new developments in algorithms, machine learning, analytics, infrastructure, data ethics, and culture will shape data in 2018. 1. New tools will make graphs and time series easier, leading to new use cases Graphs and time series have been a crucial part of the explosion in bigContinue reading “What lies ahead for data in 2018”

5 AI trends to watch in 2018

[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar.] Expect substantial progress in machine learning methods, understanding, and pedagogy As in recent years, new deep learning architectures and (distributed) training algorithms will lead to impressive results and applications in a range of domains, including computer vision, speech, and text. Expect to see companies make progress onContinue reading “5 AI trends to watch in 2018”

8 fintech trends for 2018

[A version of this post appears on the O’Reilly Radar.] AI, blockchain, payment regionalization, and other fintech trends to watch. 2017 saw big changes, a lot of investment, and some regulatory challenges in fintech. What will 2018 bring? Here’s what we’ll be watching in the coming year. 1. AI will be implemented across the stackContinue reading “8 fintech trends for 2018”