The era of Cognitive Systems

The year 2017 will bring in a transformational change in the way businesses look at Analytics. In this blog, Sagar Anisingaraju, Saama’s Chief Strategy Officer, says the year 2017 will mark the dawn of the era of Cognitive Systems wherein he highlights the key industry trends. This tactical shift, he mentions, will be marked by organizations focusing on business outcomes, moving towards predictive analytics, BOT-ification of analytics, evolving the way we interact on social media, aiding buying and upselling and introducing new business models.

The promised land of outcomes from Analytics appears to be round the corner. 2016 was a strong year with several advances specifically around artificial intelligence (AI) becoming mainstream. What are we going to see in 2017?