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Cognitive Class Uses Machine Learning to Help SETI Find Little Green Men

This month the team at was in Galvanize San Francisco with Adam Cox and Patrick Titzler, running a Code challenge that will help SETI (Search for extraterrestrial intelligence) look for Aliens. The goal of the event was to help the SETI Institute develop new signal classification algorithms and models that can aid in the […]

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Subsystem Parameter Changes in DB2 12

Following up on last week's post about new and changed with DB2 11 for z/OS subsystem parameters, here's an update about DB2 12 zparms. It’s important to note that, starting with DB2 12, zparms become available at function level at which they're introduced (e.g., function level V12R1M500, V12R1M501, etc.).

BMC and CA: Impending Nuptials?

Have you heard the one about BMC Software acquiring CA, Inc.?  At first glance, to those of us who have been in the business for awhile, that sentence may look odd? Those two have been slugging it out in the mainframe software world for decades now. And to be fair, not just the mainframe world, but also in the distributed world. But the chatter is out there that this could happen. Read...

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More Tips and Tricks for Building Chatbots

Chatbot Architecture You build your first chatbot and it is working ok. Did you know that you can make chatbots even more interactive? That you can access conversation metadata and application...

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Who Owns Data?

Who owns data? This is a complex question that can’t be answered quickly or easily. It requires some thought and you have to break things down in order to even attempt to answer it. First of...

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