Getting Smarter: CRN's 2018 Artificial Intelligence Roundtable

CRN gathered the IT industry's leading AI experts during a roundtable discussion earlier this month at XChange Solution Provider 2018 in Orlando, Fla.


Applications for artificial intelligence have their roots in the enterprise. But the next phase of growth will come from the midmarket. And that means huge opportunities for solution providers.

CRN gathered the IT industry's leading AI experts during a roundtable discussion last month at XChange 2018 in Orlando, Fla.

The Panel:

Israel Barak, CISO at Cybereason

Rahul Kashyap, CTO at Cylance

Terri Snell, Head of Partner Innovation & Expansion, North America at SAP

Wayne Thompson, Chief Data Scientist at SAS

Jisheng Wang, Senior Director of Data Science at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company

David Wilson, VP at IBM

The Discussions:

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Much of what AI technology can accomplish today revolves around automation, but the world has "a long way to go" before machines can behave like humans do.

Tech Vendors: Solution Providers Looking To Jump Into Artificial Intelligence Should Start In The Midmarket

Artificial intelligence wasn't a viable opportunity for midmarket organizations as recently as five years ago, but it's a totally different situation now, industry experts said.

Experts Discuss How To Capitalize On Artificial Intelligence [Video]

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6 Ways IT Vendors Are Using Artificial Intelligence To Strengthen Their Product Portfolios

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