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Institute of Management Technology launches online PG course in advanced data science

The course will teach statistics, data modelling, technologies including Python, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. It also covers Block Chain, the future of technology. Top performing students will win an internship with EY.

NIT-Rourkela launches certificate course in Big Data engineering

The 9-month course will be provided online. This is the first year of the course and if the demand persists, the NIT faculty said, the same can also be made available to regular students in coming future.


IIT-Delhi researchers use Big Data, AI to detect diseases; automate pathology process

The diagnostic support system which can read raw data from blood samples, patterns of a patient etc and can predict diseases suffered by the patients within seconds.

India's first AI supermarket in Kochi - Walk in, pick your product, leave

India's first AI supermarket in Kochi gets rid of everything we hate - long queues and slow cashiers. The store utilises a combination of Artificial Intelligence, camera technology and other sensors enabling it to operate 24/7 unmanned.

India gears up for big data: DoT to send officers to China for training

The trainees will visit headquarters of Alibaba for a session on application of financial risk control based on big data and will visit Huawei for training on application of public security based on big data.

As big data starts boosting AI growth, here are some recommended guidelines for India

While acknowledging the need to intensify AI actions, India requires tailored guidelines which is a blend of international principles along with existing local privacy standards to achieve to an effective and responsible AI ecosystem


Kolkata eyes cloud app harnessing Big Data to better healthcare access

The new healthcare solution would serve needs such as availability of medication, booking an ambulance or doctor.

Wipro eyes open source to advance in analytics, cloud and Internet of Things

Wipro has set up an Open Source Practice under its Business Application Services division to cater to the increase in adoption of analytics, cloud computing and Internet of Things.

Big Data enables us to reach the bottom of the pyramid: TTSL CIO

Tata Teleservices Ltd CIO Ashish Pachory explains the need for big data and how his company has been using it across several aspects of its functioning.

How elementary is ‘Watson’? IBM seeks to find

IBM’s Watson beat champions of Jeopardy,the American quiz show,two years ago