Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Intelligent Solutions Using Advanced AI and ML Platforms
Artificial Intelligence in Business
Many organizations are taking advantage and quickly applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to their processes, and are often seeing immediate benefits and profitability. Some benefits include reduced costs, improved operations, insights that would be nearly impossible for humans to identify and capitalize on, and new opportunities created from intelligent systems that predict and automate methods to overcome challenges.
WillowEvolve’s ability to support your AI and ML initiatives is powered by the idea that artificial intelligence and machine learning should not replace human operators but should empower them to perform at their peak capabilities. This combination of human processes and artificial intelligence powered insights is exponentially greater than either on its own. Our goal is always to make the whole greater than the sum of all its parts.
Global spending on cognitive and AI services will reach $57.6 Billion by 2021
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Getting Started With AI
Many oganizations are already on the AI journey and seeing numerous improvements on factors like productivity, performance, and business outcomes. For businesses, customized AI applications can manifest in all sorts of ways depending on your organizational needs and the business intelligence (BI) insights derived from the data they collect. Enterprises can employ AI for everything from data mining to driving engagement in customer relationship management (CRM), to optimizing logistics and efficiency when it comes to tracking and managing assets.
Our artificial intelligence and machine learning specialists can assist you in projects ranging from deep learning, to big data, to predictive analytics, to data science on complex models that require extensive analysis. We utilize our own proprietary artificial intelligence Willow to drive custom solutions however we also have skills working with other commercially available and open source platforms and technologies. Our aim is to select the best technologies for your applications.
The AI Evolve Process
With AI and ML, the first part of our process is to identify the problem we are trying to solve, and the intended output of any model we create. Our focus here is on understanding the experience we intend for an end user to have with the final output of any system we create, and how they will interact with it. For instance, does the end user want to interact via text messages with their phone, and not have to log into a computer system?
Once we understand the experience we want to create, and the goal of the model, we focus on the user interface concept and presenting temporary functional models to end users. The user experience understanding drives both of these steps with nearly equal importance. We are often questioned as to why we begin with temporary models before we have completed development, and the answer is quite simple; if we cannot produce results that look like our end goal, we cannot verify that users will trust or respond well to our output data, and the process will result in a failure, even if the development is a success.
Before we begin development our most important step is the right selection of technologies. This step helps us create the most efficient budget, timeline, and understanding of what can be created during the development cycle. Some technologies allow us to create a more robust and ultimately more long-lasting solution, but can exponentially increase the price. Other technologies allow us deeper access to the platform and can create more unique designs, but again increase cost significantly. The technologies we select will often determine when application upgrades need to be made, and what the price of application development will be now, and in the future.
The next step of course is engineering, architecture, and software development. This 3-Part process involves creating a solution that fits the user experience, allows the design to function most efficiently (in terms of speed and cost), and allows the application to be robust, support growth, and last as long as possible. An important part of this step, and many of the steps preceding is proper project management. As part of the Evolve Process we utilize a proprietary project management process based on Agile-Scrum that helps us give clarity to our clients during the project lifecycle, avoid delays, and utilize resources most efficiently. Our goal here is to create an MVP (minimum viable product) that will allow you to go to market and provide a product to customers that they will enjoy, get use of, and that you can begin earning revenue from. The final goal being the avoidance of creating an expensive product with too many features, that doesn’t quickly earn back its cost.
After software development is completed we begin the testing and validation process. Typically we have a testing and approval group created from prior steps in our process (user experience validation) and can test the application with small groups of people who can help us ensure the product is mostly bug-free and ready for deployment. Our processes also involve automated testing and testing in many environments to reduce the time typically involved in human-only beta testing processes.
Once the model and solution have been deployed we will implement a plan for continuous improvement of the model and measuring how much of a success the model is, and where improvements can be made.
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Interested In Working With WillowEvolve?
At WillowEvolve, we consider ourselves your business partner and an extension of your team. We align ourselves with your goals, and focus on achieving and supporting them on a daily basis. We deeply involve you in the decision making process to ensure that we are always heading in the right direction.
Our project management system allows you constant insights into not only progress in the project itself but clear understanding of any challenges, and how they are being solved in order to keep your project on track, on budget, and on time.
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