AWS launches Kinesis Analytics for analyzing real-time streaming data.

Amazon’s AWS cloud computing platform today launched Kinesis Analytics, a new service that makes it easier to analyze real-time streaming data with the help of standard SQL queries. Kinesis Analytics builds on AWS’s Kinesis real-time streaming data platform, which enables developers to ingest streaming data and use it in their applications. With Kinesis Analytics, developers …Read More

School study of computer science key to Irish knowledge economy.

Ireland is now the second-largest software exporter in the world; but how long can we stay competitive on the world stage? Each year, the Leaving Certificate results provide an opportune moment to reflect on the Irish education system. We have no shortage of computer science or programming courses at our third-level institutions. Rather, we have …Read More

​Patients could soon be treated using artificial intelligence.

Madis Tiik says big data analytics will open a new area of healthcare. Within ten years, the healthcare industry could see patients being treated using artificial intelligence services, according to one expert in the field. Madis Tiik is a senior advisor to the Finnish Innovation Fund, Sitra, where he advises on eHealth integration and on …Read More