Blogs

The superpowers of a stellar performance management solution

The superpowers of a stellar performance management solution

June 23, 2015 | by Kaitlin Noe, Analytics Solutions Social Specialist, IBM
Where does your organization stand on the path to a super performance management solution? What’s your next step to take it to the next level?
6 ways government organizations can benefit from cloud solutions

6 ways government organizations can benefit from cloud solutions

June 23, 2015 | by Bob Fund, i2 COPLINK Product Manager, IBM
As governments struggle to meet their citizens’ expectations, it’s time to consider a different model for providing necessary services. A new cloud solution can help governments worldwide function successfully during times of instability.
Is your bank powered by predictive analytics?

Is your bank powered by predictive analytics?

June 23, 2015 | by Bob Palmer, Global Banking Industry Marketing, Big Data, IBM
Improving the customer experience is critical for the banking industry. Predictive analytics capabilities give banks the tools they need to effectively interact with customers wherever they are.
Wimbledon nets analytic insight from Watson cognitive technology

Wimbledon nets analytic insight from Watson cognitive technology

June 23, 2015 | by Duncan Anderson, CTO Watson, Europe, IBM
Previously we looked at how IBM is building the “Wimbledon Digital Assistant” based on Watson technology, which has been trained to answer questions about the Wimbledon championships. This conclusion describes how we dealt with two types of data that Watson needed to understand—general knowledge...
Using the Internet of Things to detect asset failures before they occur

Using the Internet of Things to detect asset failures before they occur

June 22, 2015 | by Jim Crosskey, Senior Product Manager, Internet of Things, IBM
The Internet of Things is enabling cost-efficient implementation of condition-based maintenance for complex assets such as electric transformers or wheel bearings on rolling stock, for which maintenance costs are high and whose failure can create significant safety, environmental or economic risks.
Outpacing security threats with data analytics

Outpacing security threats with data analytics

June 22, 2015 | by Andra Strudler, Public Sector Marketing BUE, IBM
Armed with the most relevant information on patterns, relationships, vulnerabilities and potential scenarios, analysts can then quickly assimilate insights and take actions to confidently make mission critical decisions.
Public Sector News: Protecting our communities with advanced analytics

Public Sector News: Protecting our communities with advanced analytics

June 2015, Issue 9

June 22, 2015 | by Natasha Bishop, Digital Marketing Lead, Public Services Sector, IBM Analytics
The Internet, including our social feeds, is chock full of blogs, news and articles on the strides that the public sector is making with big data and analytics. This Public Sector News series skims the wires to pull out the most interesting articles giving us fodder for thought and debate.
Creating a safer planet with smarter analytics solutions

Creating a safer planet with smarter analytics solutions

June 22, 2015 | by Stephen Russo, Director of Public Safety, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management Solutions, IBM
Today, IBM is reinforcing its commitment to help build a safer planet with the announcement of the Safer Planet Portfolio—a robust suite of solutions for law enforcement, emergency management, defense/national security, cyberthreat intelligence and counter fraud designed to help professionals...

Analytics makes the difference for cyclists in the Race Across America

June 19, 2015 | by Kimberly Trimble, Social Business Manager, IBM
Beaches, deserts and mountains fly by. Extreme temperatures and lack of sleep are all par for the course. But this isn’t the 2015 U.S. Open. This is the 2015 Race Across America – a 3,020 mile cycling race against challenging terrain, fierce weather and even fiercer competition. I’ve been following...
Jen Q. Public: Creating a safer planet with video analytics

Jen Q. Public: Creating a safer planet with video analytics

June 19, 2015 | by Natasha Bishop, Digital Marketing Lead, Public Services Sector, IBM Analytics
In this week's edition of Jen Q. Public, discover how video analytics and forensic analytics can make law enforcement sharper than ever.