Most organizations need to be factoring blockchain and AI technologies into their business strategies now before they find themselves digitally disrupted out of existence.
Microsoft and EY have created a rights and royalties management application based on Quorum blockchain technologies.
The Atos Codex AI Suite is an application toolset that Atos has built around machine and deep learning algorithms that makes it simpler to build AI applications.
The questions are now when and to what degree machine learning and other forms of AI will be applied to sales management. Most of the initial exposure to AI will come in next-generation packaged sales management apps.
FinancialForce PSA Analytics will use the Einstein AI Engine to provide real-time visibility into key performance indicators involving issues such as billings, backlog, utilization rates and other milestones.
IBM made it a little easier for organizations to build their first blockchain applications by making available a starter kit.
It is already clear that AI and blockchain technologies are about to drive an unprecedented level of disruption across a multitude of business processes, among which purchasing is likely to be the first.
Adobe has extended the range of workflow management capabilities it provides in collaboration with Microsoft into more advanced business processes.