Board – CEO “CHIPS and Science Act 2022” Playbook: SME Innovation & Semiconductor Opportunities

The U.S. advanced chip design and manufacturing for global leadership is in the tank. Semiconductors are in just about every product made-from autos to missiles! Today, the CHIPS and Science ACT of 2022 – a $252.4B bill – may offer significant SME Board and CEOs’ future innovation earnings and ROI upside!

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CXO Research Insights + Vision© Newsletter; Feb. 2022: AI Hype Time Capsules, SME AI Strategy, Supply Chain GeoPolitical Risks

2022 AI More Hype or Planning Time Capsules from 3 to 30 years – separates today’s top mega-cap firms AI hype $B+solutions to focus on SME’s practical AI advice for a three-year strategy. File away the rest of AI efforts in your 30-year time capsules.

CXO 2022 AI Innovation Strategy – SME’s ML Playbook for Fewer Risks – provides SME corporate boards and CXO AI Innovation Strategic Playbook applying ML / MLOps platforms for the board intent and CXO alignment goals workforce AI-culture.

2022 CXO Supply Chain Management GeoPolicial Risks – it’s a not technology way out, but CXOs must navigate global supply chain geopolitical dynamics risks for a challenging year ahead.

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Cutting Edge, Scalpel

Discover unreasonably great research! And exploit it

Most analysts and consulting firms rely on sloppy, biased, junk science to generate numbers to support their findings and recommendations. I’m dissecting published research, looking for reports that guide readers on the uses and value of predictive analytics, studies built on high-quality data, objective analysis, and actionable conclusions. Given the reported high levels of spending…

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Let users conduct (Image from Pixabay)

IBM Watson Orchestrate: a dramatic step forward but will it work?

Watson Orchestrate is part of IBM’s larger automation strategy to help users be more productive by automating tasks. In IBM’s own words: Self-service automation Your own personal AI, in the tools you already use. Watson Orchestrate gives you interactive AI–in tools like email and Slack–to increase your productivity. This isn’t a static bot programmed by…

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Paving the road to autonomy

APM Appliances Paving the Way to Autonomous Manufacturing

Just as autonomous vehicles are held out as a potential future for transportation, autonomous factories and plants are a possible future for at least some forms of manufacturing.  With the rapid advancement of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) applications in the asset performance management (APM) space, coupled with the fact virtually every control…

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The Coming Manufacturing CIO Automation Hangover

Thanks to COVID, manufacturing companies have been investing in automation at a record level over the last twelve months. Management consultancy McKinsey reports that in a survey of 800 executives 67% say they are increasing their automation investments either somewhat or significantly.  The business journal The Economist reports that automation investment nearly doubled in 2020…

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Prediction 2021: Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

Despite COVID-driven tech investments, the majority of manufacturers will fail in digital transformation through the end of 2022. I say this because, while COVID is really driving investment in technologies like AR/VR, Automation, AI, Machine Learning – the applications of these technologies have helped to mitigate the disruptions that COVID has caused – but the…

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