Saturday, June 12, 2021

Forecasting for Fall Uncertainties 

By Scott Lundstrom, Analyst, Supply Chain Futures  Over the last several months, the supply chain planning community has been faced with the question of how to deal with increased uncertainty as we enter the fall. While...

How Digital Twins Can Drive Healthcare Transformation  

By Scott Lundstrom, Analyst, Supply Chain Futures.  Healthcare is one of the most interesting markets when we consider the possible impacts of digital twins on traditional industry practices.  A wealth of use cases go well beyond...

Digital Twins Can Improve Supply Chain Resilience and Agility

By Scott Lundstrom, Analyst, Supply Chain Futures. Some elements of what we now call digital twins reach back into the early days of industrial computing.  Data historians, PLC’s and instrumented processes have been a part...

AI and IoT Applied to Supply Chains Are Driving Digital Twins 

By AI Trends Staff  The combination of IoT and machine learning growing at the same time is leading to a rise in the use of digital twins in the supply chain, as a digital replica...

AI Put to Work to Help Assess Structural Integrity of Bridges 

By AI Trends Staff   AI is being applied to assess the health of civil infrastructure through systems that test the integrity of bridges.   A civil engineering assistant professor at The University of Texas at Arlington is...

Resiliency of Power Grid Being Boosted with Help of AI 

By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor   Long-time US government investments to build a “smart grid” for delivering electric power are employing AI techniques to improve resiliency.   The US Department of Energy (DOE) has made supporting...

AI Helping to Manage the Environment, From Sea Ice to Water for Malta

By AI Trends Staff Researchers at the Norwegian Meteorological Institute are studying how to apply AI to predictions of the spread of sea ice, to make warning to vessels in the polar seas cheaper, faster...

AI Can Help Protect Smart Home IoT Devices from Hackers

By AI Trends Staff As researchers continue to find security flaws in smart home hub IoT devices, part of an immature security infrastructure. One researcher suggests AI can be helpful to address the vulnerabilities. A cybersecurity...

Executive Interview: Perry Lea, Book Author, Entrepreneur, Director of Architecture: Microsoft

New Applications Foreseen from Combination of AI and Powerful Edge Devices Perry Lea is a 30-year veteran technologist. He spent over 20 years at Hewlett-Packard as a chief architect and distinguished technologist of the LaserJet...

Staid Insurance Industry Exploring AI With Some Caution

By AI Trends Staff  The insurance industry is dominated by massive national brands and legacy product lines that have remained largely unchanged for decades. It is a staid industry. This makes the industry ripe for...




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