Why AI Would Be Nothing Without Big DataArtificial Intelligence (AI) is one of the most transformative forces of our times. While there may be debate whether AI will transform our world in good or evil ways, something we can all agree on is that AI would be nothing without big data.

AI enabled by big data

Businesses in all industries are joining AI pioneers such as Google and Amazon to implement AI solutions for their organizations. MetLife, one of the largest global providers of insurance, employee benefit and annuities programs, has also powered AI initiatives with big data. Speech recognition has improved the tracking of incidents and outcomes, the company has more efficient claims processing because claims models have been enriched with unstructured data they now analyze such as doctor’s reports and they are working toward automated underwriting.

 

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