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Data Governance: What for, Why and How?

How does strategic management of data assets work for business? In a concise overview we explain what Data Governance is and why it matters to business. Explore the howS and whyS of the Data Governance strategy alongside key principles and components of the Data Governance framework and how it influences decision-making.

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Cloud lift and shift – to migrate or to transformate?

Lift and shift strategy is a way to migrate applications and related data from on-premises to cloud with minimum or no changes. Until recently, many industry practitioners recommended it for its being rather simple, fast and cost-efficient to conceptualize. Lift and shift cloud migration seems a perfect fit for businesses striving to quickly move forward with their digital transformation. But it isn’t as simple as it sounds. Avenga Labs analyses the popular approach and why it is not considered the best option any more. Here are some considerations you might want to weigh before developing your cloud migration strategy.

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How to Build the Best Medical Mobile App

Skillfully developed mHealth apps have many capabilities that help users to monitor health conditions and to have comfortable access to all the different levels of healthcare services or medical organization routines. An efficient health-related mobile application is built with the goal of being easily adapted and extremely helpful to its users. In this article, you will discover 6 reccomendations to build a good medical mobile app.

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Trends in edge AI

The edge AI software market is predicted to be worth 1.12 trillion dollars by 2023. The promise of edge AI evolution is about changing the way of how we interact with our devices. From surveillance to autonomous vehicles to industrial IoT – it offers secure and comfortable ways to deploy AI applications. How does this combo work in real life and what are the current trends in edge computing and edge AI? We explore, experiment and analyze edge AI and how it is going to shape the near future.

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Blockchain: Making a Difference in the Healthcare Landscape

Blockchain in healthcare actualizes a new model of health information exchange. By placing a patient at the center of the healthcare ecosystem, it is becoming an incentive for increased privacy, security and data integrity. As more healthtech and pharmatech companies are implementing it, we explore use cases alongside stats of how blockchain works for the industry.

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Evolutionary architectures in practice

A presumption that architecture is the rock-solid foundation for every software system is long since irrelevant. Every software ecosystem becomes a justified investment when evolving together with new tools, approaches and frameworks – everything which makes business move forward in tune with new market demands. Only the most responsive to change survive. Practice shows that there’s no such thing as a perfect architecture and we can only aim for an optimal architecture. We analyze the current state of evolutionary architectures: a promise of guided, incremental change across multiple dimensions vs crafted experience with sound technology expertise.

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Chatting about the future of AI with . . . the GPT-3 driven AI

GPT-3, the latest text generation model from OpenAI is a huge news, maybe the biggest of 2020, for the whole tech community. OpenAI is now engaging developers to explore what GPT-3 can do and it’s becoming evident that the generator is shockingly good. Avenga Labs simply can not stand aside. Here is an interview POC with the machine about the future of AI in business. Jacek Chmiel, Director of Avenga Labs, asks GPT-3 AI about how AI is going to help businesses to recover. A huge controversy voiced by an Intelligence thought Artificial is below.

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The newest trends in conversational AI

How far away are we from having our conversational assistant recognize our emotions on top of voicing directions or setting up an alarm? Jacek Chmiel, Director of Avenga Labs, analyzes the latest trends in conversational artificial intelligence (AI) alongside some challenges the technology is facing based on the recent virtual conferences of the top tech companies. As conversational AI continues to improve itself, what are the current problems that the biggest tech companies have to deal with? What are the near future predictions in this area?

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DLTs – how to choose the right blockchain for your business

In the article below we analyze the strategic choices of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) for businesses based on blockchain technologies. What are the enterprise scenarios for blockchain use? Can it be a one-pill-cure-all-ills for data security, efficiency and management? How important is the need for dedicated technology to enable higher data consistency? We dive deeper into what questions businesses should ask before opting for DLTs?

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