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Build and Monetize a Simple Software Product

By |2019-05-25T11:39:51+00:00May 25th, 2019|Data Practices, data science, KNIME, News, Products|

One of the simplest ways to get started with a software product for your customers is to automate the review of data.  That is especially valuable when you can identify events, anomalies or patterns and notify your customers.  This pattern of product is easily monetized because the value proposition is simple.  Use smart machines instead

Observations from AWS re:Invent

By |2017-12-04T17:02:37+00:00December 4th, 2017|Architecture, Artificial Intelligence, Data Practices, Embedded BI, Machine Learning, News|

Amazon certainly knows how to go big at a conference.  With nearly 50,000 attendees AWS re:Invent was spread across Las Vegas hotels and included fully booked sessions from end to end.    Over 1000 sessions were held and venues spanned the MGM, Aria, Venetian, LINQ and Mirage elevating conference logistics and unfortunately wait times to

Observations from KNIME Summit 2017

By |2017-11-03T17:20:57+00:00November 3rd, 2017|Artificial Intelligence, Data Practices, data science, KNIME, Machine Learning, News|

Any analytics project today requires data integration, cleansing, manipulation and often they require machine learning.  In order to solve these problems a hodge podge of tooling is typically required.  That usually leads to glueing technologies together that were never meant to really work with each other in the same place.   The problem is exacerbated

Blacklight Solutions Names Ian Clarke Chief Scientist

By |2017-08-31T16:18:19+00:00August 31st, 2017|News, Products, Services|

AUSTIN, TEXAS AUGUST 31, 2017 Blacklight Solutions has named Internet entrepreneur and AI visionary Ian Clarke to lead the company’s new Machine Intelligence Practice. Clarke created and launched Freenet, the web’s first peer-to-peer, censorship resistant platform for communication, and his research in artificial intelligence has led to numerous technology advances and business startups. His work has resulted in

Blacklight Sponsoring Data Science Learnathon at HomeAway

By |2017-08-31T15:12:01+00:00August 31st, 2017|education, News|

We are very excited to sponsor this "Learnathon" style event with Rosaria Silipo speaking from KNIME!  See below to learn more and register for the event!   Data Science Learnathon. From Raw Data toDeployment: the Data Science Cycle withKNIME, R, or Python. Thursday, September 14 2017 6:30 pm HomeAway 1800 Domain Blvd , Austin, TX