6 Keys to Creating a Data Driven Culture

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Chatbot Workshop

Chatbot Workshop

In this Data Point, Frank talks about a new offering: the Chatbot Workshop as well as his journey from bot-skeptic to bot-evangelist.  Press the play... Details
Getting SSIS to Work in Containers (and They Said It Couldn’t Be Done)

Getting SSIS to Work in Containers (and They Said It Couldn’t Be Done)

Andy has been working on a way to test SSIS package execution in Windows containers using the SSIS Catalog. That's a lot of moving parts,... Details
AI Will Impact Every Business

AI Will Impact Every Business

In this Data Point, Frank ponders the wider impact on jobs and businesses related to self-driving cars that are not immediately obvious. From driving schools... Details
Chuck E. Cheese is Watching You

Chuck E. Cheese is Watching You

In this DataPoint, Frank discovers that Chuck E. Cheese is tracking game playing statistics with the use of RFID cards and how to look up... Details
The Eve of Disruption

The Eve of Disruption

While grabbing coffee at a recently renovated McDonald's, Frank ponders the future of work: both low-skill and higher skill work. There's going to be no... Details
Ronald Schmelzer and Kathleen Walch on AI, Enterprises, and Startups

Ronald Schmelzer and Kathleen Walch on AI, Enterprises, and Startups

In this episode of Data Driven, Frank and Andy talk to two guests, Ronald Schmelzer and Kathleen Walch, co-founders of Cognilytica and co-hosts of the... Details
Data Driven Mixing Things Up and Trying Not Get Blocked on Twitter

Data Driven Mixing Things Up and Trying Not Get Blocked on Twitter

Frank and Andy mix things up a bit and talk about running R in SQL Azure, becoming Anti-Fragile, Appalachia, and how they got blocked by... Details
Milena Rodban on Geopolitical Risk, Cybersecurity, and Tennis

Milena Rodban on Geopolitical Risk, Cybersecurity, and Tennis

In this episode Frank and Andy talk with Milena Rodban, a Geopolitical Risk Consultant and Simulation Designer, which might be the best job title ever.Milena... Details
AI, Ethics, and Unintended Consequences

AI, Ethics, and Unintended Consequences

This week, this week I’m at (well, near) Microsoft's headquarters just outside Seattle, Washington, attending internal, possibly even secret, training. In this impromptu Data Point,... Details