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John Cleese: What technology has in common with comedy

October 10, 2018   |   Verdict

What does technology have in common with comedy? It’s not just python. According to comedian John Cleese, it’s the need to play. Talking at low code platform provider Appian Europe 18 in London on 9th October, Cleese explains, amid anecdotes of being “savaged by a rabbit”, how creativity can be encouraged.

Business requests for new software applications soaring globally

October 09, 2018   |   Digitalisation World

Appian has published the second set of findings from its Future of Work global survey, conducted by IDG. According to the data, European companies are even more overloaded in trying to meet the required pace of digital business transformation than U.S. companies.

Appian CEO Calkins draws dividing line between AI and human ability

October 03, 2018   |   ZDNet

Matt Calkins, chief executive officer of software tools vendor Appian, sees an important dividing line between AI's ability to process relatively static forms of calculation and reasoning versus humans' ability to navigate uncertainty and change. The implications are broad for the software world and for computing and human productivity.

Appian CEO stays focused on the low-code road

October 01, 2018   |   IDG Connect

‘Low-code’, like any attempt to boil down a complex technology into a couple of words, isn’t a perfect descriptor but Appian CEO Matt Calkins is surely on the side of the angels when he says it’s preferable to Gartner’s ‘Enterprise High-Productivity Application Platform as a Service’.

This company can write your code 10-20 times faster

September 25, 2018   |   CNBC

Appian CEO and founder Matt Calkins joins 'Squawk Box' to discuss how his company is helping companies write code more quickly.

How IoT is redefining the contact centre

September 18, 2018   |   IoT Hub

Customers are demanding more personalised services that are delivered in real-time. Internet of things data combined with artificial intelligence could help them achieve those experiences.