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Time is on Your Side: Building Ontologies with the Kyndi Platform

A couple of months ago, we wrote about maximizing the value of data with ontologies. Expressive ontologies enable smarter applications than those built with taxonomies, thesauri, or conceptual models. However, the difficulty of building and maintaining ontologies has prevented their adoption. We have changed that. The traditional ontology-building process for a specific domain is time-consuming […]

Explainable AI™ is the Future

To realize the full potential of artificial intelligence (AI), trust is crucial. Trust comes from understanding — and being able to justify — the reasoning behind an AI system’s conclusions and results. At Kyndi, we believe Explainable AI™ achieves the level of trust that is so important for accelerated growth and acceptance of this revolutionary […]

Creating Knowledge and Maximizing the Value of Data with Ontologies

“What a man doesn’t understand, he does not possess.” This is one of Goethe’s great maxims and it captures well the problems faced by organizations that handle a lot of data. Information in and of itself is not valuable if one cannot find it or understand it. Even worse, people may not even know they […]

Growing Demand for AI Solutions That Produce ‘Explainable,’ Auditable Results

As artificial intelligence (AI) becomes an increasingly essential part of how organizations of all types and sizes operate, there is a growing recognition that the old “black box” approach used by many AI providers is not sufficient or appropriate. The fact is, many companies doing business in highly regulated sectors as well as governmental entities […]

Helping to Bridge Cultural Resistance to AI

By Martijn Rasser, Director of Analysis, Kyndi Last week, Kyndi participated in the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council’s (ACT-IAC) Government and Artificial Intelligence Forum in Washington, D.C. The event brought together leaders in government and industry to discuss the promise and potential of artificial intelligence (AI), pioneering uses of AI in numerous […]

AI Should Solve A Business Problem

Artificial intelligence solutions for the enterprise are receiving plenty of attention as “the next big thing,” but practical implementation of AI to solve real-world business problems remains elusive to most companies. A recent MIT Sloan Management Review study surveyed more than 3,000 executives, managers and analysts and discovered that almost 85% believed AI would “allow […]

AI Can Spur Productivity Growth: Insights from Global Big Data Conference

At the recent 5th Annual Global Big Data Conference, KyndiTM Founder and CEO Ryan Welsh gave a talk entitled “AI Creating Actionable Knowledge, Faster.” He addressed the capabilities of the foundational artificial intelligence (AI) approaches and outlined Kyndi’s next generation AI solution. The Kyndi solution leverages an advanced anticipatory intelligence model that gives users an […]

3 Major Defense Intelligence Trends from DoDIIS

Earlier this month we attended the Department of Defense Intelligence Information System (DoDIIS) Worldwide Conference, and did a demonstration of Kyndi’s Anticipatory Computing Environment. This year’s theme was “cybersecurity” and featured senior leaders from the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and partnering civilian, military and industry solutions providers. We were excited to participate in the […]

Kyndi CEO Responds To NY Times Op-Ed On AI’s “Dirty Little Secret”

In a recent New York Times op-ed, Gary Marcus, a professor of psychology and neural science at New York University, commented: “AI is colossally hyped these days, but the dirty little secret is that it still has a long, long way to go.” Though Marcus conceded that “AI is exploding with microdiscoveries,” he remained critical […]

DARPA and The Third Wave of AI

In February, U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) released the video “A DARPA Perspective on Artificial Intelligence,” featuring John Launchbury, the Director of DARPA’s Information Innovation Office. There is so much to love about this video.   First, it was great to see how knowledge-based expert systems are still in use today despite constant […]