I am glad to see more articles highlighting the difference between ML and AI. For example, this one: How machine learning is different from artificial intelligence – IBM Developer.
There is still lots to be done in the field of machine learning, but I think technologists and scientists need to break out of that tight circle and explore AI in general.
(Image: from the article)
If you are an infrastructure person and you are trying to ramp up really quickly on Docker and Kubernetes, here are some good links to get you started:
I also have this repo on github that can help.
Is this the last word? Good lord, no. But it can help you stay in the conversation and helps you map all this stuff to networks and processes and files and VMs and services and other tech you are used to.
is written up, here: ATB Financial, IBM partnership focuses on digital transformation in banking | IT Business.
It was a great project, with a great team, a great client, and a great working environment. All around great. I am glad I had the opportunity to do it.
IBM (my employer) has a great page that will get you up to speed on Blockchain. If you are interested in Bitcoin, crytocurrency, or just hot areas in IT, then you want to visit: What is blockchain? – IBM Blockchain
I’ve recently added two repos to my github account:
The first one is some proof of concept code I wrote to demonstrate how to work with IBM Watson’s Tradeoff Analytics service using node.js
The second one is some sample code I have had for some time that does simple server monitoring of a Linux server.
There is no intellectual property involved in these repos: it is simple code based on documented code samples found in many places on the web.
For more details, see my Github landing page, here: blm849 (Bernie Michalik)
On this page IBM & Open Source for the Enterprise Developer, there is alot happening, but I want to highlight two things that IBM is doing.
First, IBM is
…partnering with Girls Who Code to promote gender diversity in software development. This summer, we’re hosting a seven-week immersion program for dozens of female high school students in New York City. In 2016, we’re taking it across the country.
We’re also working with GSVlabs to help women return to work in greater numbers than ever before by offering mentorship and placement programs after multi-year sabbaticals. In focusing on cloud development, IBM hopes to attract women back to the workforce with a new set of skills.
Two worthwhile initiatives, I believe.
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