ETHICS OF AI – Chapter 2: The Definition of Artificial Intelligence

What is AI?  Is AI essentially any machine computational process that takes an input and arrives at a probability? Does it depend on more?  To have a fruitful conversation about artificial intelligence, we need to break it down into at least two main categories

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ETHICS OF AI - Chapter 1: The Human Difference

The first question when considering machine ethics is “where to start?”  We could start with a definition of ethics, an understanding of what is possible, or how machines are improving at an increasing rate.

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Nobody cares about your messy legacy environment

The most impactful directional shift I see successful companies make is they prioritize the right activities with their scarce resources.  They understand how they need to serve their customers, partners, and employees with technologies that align to their needs.  They also make choices to direct resources to those appropriate priorities and less toward others that […]

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IT Is Undergoing a Fundamental Management and Operational Change And We're Not Looking

Without our realizing it, the primary role of IT as an engineering organization has been shifting to one of service integration. The practice of understanding business requirements and designing, building and deploying IT solutions is giving way to integrating pieces, parts and services to meet those same business requirements. IT executives who don't understand this shift will face severe challenges in meeting business needs at cost and availability levels that are acceptable to the business.

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