Gilbane Advisor 1–19–22 — Privacy, chatbots, data stacks, feature stores
This week we have content from Rachel Dulberg, and Cobus Greyling. News comes from dtSearch, MACH Alliance and AWS, Nosto and SearchNode, and Databricks.
Opinion / Analysis…
Apple and Google are drawing the line on app privacy
Rachel Dulberg provides a quick update on the lumbering global privacy legislation, and then discusses the privacy rules Google and Apple are already putting in place in their app stores. Presumably, any organization with an app is going to have to do something, and soon. Fortunately, both companies have similar rules and Dulberg has some advice. (6 min read)
Updated: the current conversational AI & chatbot landscape
Making astute technology decisions at the inception of your chatbot journey has a significant impact on what your chatbot’s trajectory will be…
Cobus Greyling provides lots of detail on frameworks and tools to help you navigate. (10 min read)
- Always a good source for this topic… The future of the modern data stack in 2022 via Prukalpa
- What is a feature store? If you don’t know this will get you up-to-speed. via Louise de Leyritz
- Fascinating, but you may want your specs and a straight edge… The lifespans of technological adoptions in the US via Asymco
Content technology news…
AWS joins MACH Alliance
Amazon Web Services (AWS) has joined as an Enabler member, those that enable a MACH provider but don’t offer a direct MACH solution.
dtSearch updates product line
Includes Windows 11, Windows Server 2022, .NET 6 Support; Apple Silicon M1/ARM Developer Build; Multithreaded 64-bit Windows/Linux Preview.
Nosto acquires SearchNode, adds ecommerce Search to CX
Pairs SearchNode’s natural language processing search technology with Nosto’s CX personalization and merchandising capabilities.
Databricks launches Data Lakehouse for Retail
Lakehouse for Retail Solution Accelerators offer a blueprint of data analytics and machine learning use cases and practices.
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Originally published at https://gilbane.com on January 19, 2022.