Category: IT Infrastructure

A CIO’s guide to Quantum Computing

It’s a sign of advancing age when one realises that many people that will read this article didn’t exist in 1982. That was the year the first CD player was sold in Japan, and the year that Time Magazine declared the computer their ‘person of the year’. It was also the year the Nobel prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman came up with the idea of the quantum computer.

artificial intelligence

Artificial Intelligence – Higher Education Sector Update

Sector Update – September 2017 Artificial Intelligence Artificial Intelligence (AI), does not yet encompass armies of killer-robots roaming the planet.  However it has made some inroads into our day-to-day lives from the mundane (voice recognition software in telephone call centres)...

Machine Learning

Machine Learning Opportunities for Health

“It can only be attributable to human error…” so said the HAL 9000 series computer from the movie 2001: A Space Odyssey. Of course, removing human error, where healthcare is concerned, would indeed be a remarkable achievement. A slightly more achievable...