Daily AI Roundup: The Coolest Things on Earth Today
Today’s Daily AI Roundup covers the latest Artificial Intelligence announcements on AI capabilities, AI mobility products, Robotic Service, Technology from NCI Information Systems, Honeywell, SAP SE , CompTIA, HCL Technologies, BrainChip and Nokia.
NCI Information Systems, Inc. (NCI), a leading provider of advanced information technology solutions and professional services to U.S. federal government agencies, announced the launch of the NCI Empower platform to accelerate artificial intelligence (AI) adoption in the public sector.
Honeywell Expands Face Mask Production With New Manufacturing Operations In Smithfield, Rhode Island
Honeywell announced that it will immediately expand its manufacturing operations in Smithfield, Rhode Island, to produce N95 face masks in support of the U.S. government’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Honeywell is ramping up operations to produce millions of N95 disposable respirators to help support the need for critical safety equipment.
SAP SE and Accenture launched a co-developed solution for upstream oil and gas companies based on SAP S/4HANA Cloud. Using intelligent technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), the SAP S/4HANA Cloud solution for upstream oil and gas helps customers to further increase visibility into operations and cash flow. Additionally, the solution includes contributions from leading global oil and gas companies such as ConocoPhillips and Shell.
CompTIA Preparing New Certification Exam Testing Options, Extends Expiration Dates for Exam Vouchers
CompTIA, the leading provider of vendor-neutral skills certifications and training for information technology (IT) professionals around the world, said today it will soon allow candidates to take their CompTIA certification exams at home, at any time, in a secure testing environment. “Together with our partner Pearson VUE, CompTIA certification exams will soon be available via a remote testing option so candidates can take their exam whenever and from wherever they choose,” said Todd Thibodeaux, president and CEO of CompTIA.
HCL Technologies, a leading global technology company, announced version 12.0, to be generally available in April 2020. HCL offers its services and products through three business units – IT and Business Services (ITBS), Engineering and R&D Services (ERS) and Products & Platforms (P&P). ITBS enables global enterprises to transform their businesses through offerings in areas of Applications, Infrastructure, Digital Process Operations and next generational digital transformation solutions.
BrainChip Holdings Ltd, a leading provider of ultra-low power high performance AI technology, announced that Socionext Inc., a leader in advanced SoC solutions for video and imaging systems, will offer customers an Artificial Intelligence Platform that includes the Akida SoC, an ultra-low power high performance AI technology.
Nokia announced that it has been selected as 5G RAN vendor by Chunghwa Telecom. As the leading mobile operator in Taiwan, Chunghwa Telecom is ready to address the 5G market with the best band combination for consumers as well as enterprise demand. Supporting Chunghwa Telecom’s ambitious plans, Nokia is responsible for 5G radio network deployment in the Central and Southern Region of Taiwan.
Fujitsu Computer Products of America Offers Adobe Acrobat Pro DC to Provide an Easy and Efficient Document Management Solution
Fujitsu Computer Products of America, Inc., the established leader in document imaging, is pleased to announce a collaboration with Adobe Acrobat, the world’s best and most trusted PDF solution. Fujitsu Computer Products of America is launching the ScanSnap iX1500 Deluxe Bundle which combines the easy to use ScanSnap iX1500 scanner with Acrobat Pro DC software to provide a fast, efficient and easy document management solution.