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Where You Should Use Artificial Intelligence — and Why

Published: 03 July 2017

ID: G00328113

Analyst(s): Whit Andrews

Summary

Organizations are exploring AI's application for its own sake rather than based on a need for "novelty." This research analyzes the potential of AI in various horizontal and vertical use cases for CIOs to digest before commencing their own AI projects.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Employ AI to Solve Challenges in Which You Lack the Resources or Staff to Succeed
  • Select Business Challenges Based on Their Suitability for AI
  • Shortlist Applications That Can Improve Through Training
  • Defer to CDOs in Evaluating Whether a Project Is Good for AI
  • Purposes to Which Organizations Should Apply AI
    • AI's Value in Application Categories
    • AI's Value in Vertical Markets

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