In an era of almost daily news reports of cybersecurity breaches, cyber threats and cyber attacks, an attack on critical infrastructure and power grids grows more likely every day. What can be done about it? Is the US adequately prepared to thwart such an attack? Consider several factors in
Fraud is pervasive and impacts many sectors, but its impact on the healthcare industry is profoundly damaging from a cost perspective. Take a look at this point of view by experts demonstrating how fraudulent practices in healthcare administration can be dramatically reduced by fraud-detection
How can organizations tasked with responding quickly to crisis events and saving lives empower its first responders with real-time information? See how International Medical Corps applied advanced analytics to shrink response times in emergencies.
Put the kibosh on suspicious activity, bad actors and the illegitimate behaviors that often go undiscovered for government and social healthcare programs in particular. Learn more about advanced methods that utilize multilayered analytics in social program healthcare compliance solutions to counter
Intelligence analysis and data analytics provide organizations with the ability to detect and counter cybercriminals. Identifying even the smallest changes in users' online behavior patterns and in daily system operations provides crucial clues that help stop bad actors from stealing data.
Weather, terrain and access challenges can be especially damaging to forestry environments. Check out how the University of Washington, Seattle’s College of the Environment, in collaboration with the Washington State Department of Natural Resources, applied advanced analytics to forestry management
Financial crime will surely become increasingly prevalent as it grows more sophisticated than ever. But businesses don’t have to accept financial crime. They need to get to know it and minimize it by identifying and understanding their customers. Rule- or profile-based search engines that many
When it comes to retail product placement, stores have traditionally relied on historical sales trends, seasonal shopping patterns and garmentos' gut instincts to determine inventory levels and merchandising strategies. Now, merchants are taking a more scientific, data-driven approach to managing
The world can become an increasingly safe place when people who are in charge of real-world safety and cybersafety are equipped with data and analytics. From cyber threat analysis to public safety prediction and response, here are the Safer Planet initiative’s top 10 stories of the year.
Even with ever-more advanced machine-based data analytics, when it comes to fighting cybercrimes and physical crimes, human thought and intuition are still irreplaceable—especially during the detection and mitigation phases.
Welcome to the second Public Sector Watch at IBM Insight 2015, where we debate data and analytics issues affecting government, education and healthcare. The Watch was in Las Vegas for the premier data and analytics conference, IBM Insight 2015. Topics discussed include the similarities between