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Agile Training, Revisited

Jul 12, 2018 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

 

“No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it's not the same river and he's not the same man.”

- attributed to Heraclitus

 

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The ISE Coding Garage Hits the Road

Jul 06, 2018 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Mobile App Development

We’re over halfway through the 2018 ISE Coding Garage!  Yesterday we hit the road for a trip to the University of Iowa College of Engineering's Annex, a new extension of the University of Iowa’s Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences.  Highlights of the tour included the prototyping studio - taking home nuts and bolts created on MakerBot 3D printers, and the new Engineering Design Studio.  Thanks to professor Jon Kuhl for showing the ISE Coding Garage students where their future may lead.

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Meet Our Team: 2018 Summer Interns

Jun 28, 2018 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Welcome back to the Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick.

Each summer ISE hosts an internship program that has attracted highly qualified college students from around the state. This summer Ben Mitchinson, Nick Dallege, and Jordan Pohlman joined the ISE team - well, Jordan for her second summer. Today I chatted with the group to learn a bit more about each of them.  

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Hands-On With Amazon AWS DeepLens

Jun 21, 2018 | by Samuel Thurston, Software Engineer | Tags: Cloud

I recently received my AWS DeepLens device.  I’m by no means a machine learning expert.  However, Andy Jassy’s announcement of the device at 2017’s AWS re:Invent implied that the DeepLens would put Machine Learning and Computer Vision in the hands of non-experts and make it easy.  So, let’s try out one of AWS’s pre-trained samples to see just how easy this device is to use.

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