Walmart

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Weekday Demand Sensing at Walmart

WalMart is one of the most data driven organizations on the planet. The SMART Forecasting team at Walmart Labs has built an innovative, cloud-agnostic, scalable platform to improve Walmart’s ability to predict customer demand while improving item in-stocks and reducing food waste. Over a period of two years, all of Walmart’s key departments in the […]

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AI Economics of AI Robotics

Walmart Ramps Up Automation in Stores Nationwide

I talked about this in a recent podcast episode, but it is worth taking a closer look at Walmart’s plans to add more robots to their stores. The retailer is adding shelf-scanning robots to 650 stores by the summer. The robots can scan items on shelves to assist with price accuracy and restocking. The six-foot-tall […]

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AI Economics of AI Robotics

Robots at Walmart!

In this Data Point, Frank sees a robot patrolling the aisles of his local Walmart and gets excited. The robot scans shelves and helps identify what needs to be restocked and what’s out of place. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at DataDriven.tv. 

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AI IoT

NVIDIA: When 5G Meets AI

NVIDIA had some interesting ideas and hardware to show off at the recent MWC LA. Here’s their promo video. At MWC LA, NVIDIA founder and CEO Jensen Huang introduced the NVIDIA EGX Edge Supercomputing Platform, a high-performance, cloud-native edge computing platform optimized to take advantage of three key revolutions – AI, IoT and 5G – […]

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