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Getting Started with IoT with AWS and Microsoft Azure

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Cloud Academy Team
January 9, 2018

Companies have been using devices and sensors to measure and quantify data for a while now. By 2020, Gartner predicts that more than 65% of enterpr...

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What is a Chatbot? How to Build One and What Platforms You Should Use

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Matteo Ronchetti
September 14, 2017

What is a Chatbot? A chatbot is a conversational interface that can be used to interact with a product or service. While the term is well known in ...

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Security, Machine Learning, Containers, and More: New on Cloud Academy!

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Cloud Academy Team
July 31, 2017

This week, we’ve got lots of new content to share with you on Cloud Academy! Explore our newest learning paths, video courses, and hands-on labs on...

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Amazon Machine Learning: Use Cases and a Real Example in Python

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Alex Casalboni
July 20, 2017

What is Amazon Machine Learning and how does it work "Amazon Machine Learning is a service that makes it easy for developers of all skill levels t...

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Google Vision vs. Amazon Rekognition: A Vendor-neutral Comparison

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Alex Casalboni
June 3, 2017

Google Cloud Vision and Amazon Rekognition offer a broad spectrum of solutions, some of which are comparable in terms of functional details, qualit...

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What is Amazon Machine Learning? How to Get Started

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Ivana Sabo
May 16, 2017

The phrase machine learning seems to appear alongside every new technology or service. Despite its popularity, many people still don’t understand e...

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Natural Language Processing with Stanford CoreNLP

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Andrea Cappelli
February 20, 2017

Cloud services offered via web API endpoints are an exploding and apparently relentless trend. The big players are exposing a huge (and increasing)...

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Amazon Rekognition – Image Analysis as a Service

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Alex Casalboni
December 1, 2016

Amazon Rekognition: the new Image Analysis tool powered by Deep Learning Amazon itself has been powered by Machine Learning technologies for almos...

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  • AWS

ServerlessConf Tokyo: Highlights From Japan on How App-Development is Changing

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Alex Casalboni
October 11, 2016

ServerlessConf Tokyo: we attended ServerlessConf Tokyo on Oct 1st and it's been an exciting time to be in Japan, thanks to more than 300 developers...

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  • Development & Deploy

Getting Started with Google Cloud Speech API

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Roberto Turrin
July 5, 2016

Discover the Strengths and Weaknesses of Google Cloud Speech API in this Special Report by Cloud Academy's Roberto Turrin Google recently opened i...

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  • Google Cloud Platform

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