Streaming data from multiple medical devices can give doctors better near real-time information about their patients. Using IBM InfoSphere and big data, doctors can look at multiple data streams to dive deeper into patient data and gain more insight.
IBM and researchers at University of Alberta collaborate to accelerate analysis and prediction of climate changes from months to minutes. Using IBM’s InfoSphere Streams software, researchers are able to quickly ingest, correlate and analyze data as it arrives from more than 500 sensors implanted in
Sharath Cholleti, computer scientist at Emory University, declares that IBM and big data can play a big role to move the healthcare industry forward. Cholleti says the key is “the ability to execute lots of algorithms that can provide value to the patients and help clinicians take care of...
David Corrigan, director of IBM Infosphere product marketing, tells of using information in healthcare to intervene up to 24 hours earlier for serious illnesses. "Streaming analytics and stream computing offers a tremendous cost advantage when you are actually landing a huge volume of information
Mike Gualtieri, principal analyst at Forester Research, declares that, “consumers want to be treated like royalty.” This seems like a tall order. However, with all the data that customers share about themselves, the business that can quickly capture, analyze and act on this data “just in time, all
Watson Foundations, an IBM Big Data & Analytics Platform, presents Optimizing Operations; Countering Fraud & Threats with Vestas, the world's largest wind energy company. Vestas uses stream computing to know exactly where to place their wind turbines for more precise ROI forecasting and
Telecommunications service providers are facing new and difficult challenges. They need to serve increasingly demanding customers, support advanced mobile technology and handle unprecedented spikes in network traffic. Analytics of big data in motion delivers tangible business value including
Media and entertainment companies are in the midst of a fundamental shift in audience engagement. Traditionally, the best way to reach key audiences was to broadcast to millions of people. But in the age of streaming content, social media, and mobile devices, audiences are now looking for a more
"Data in motion" is one of the key aspects of big data. Being able to harness and use data in real time as it flows through sensors and systems has many applications, from improving call-center operations to preventing manufacturing malfunctions. Watch as Roger Rea, product manager of Infosphere
The UCLA Department of Neurosurgery analyzes brain wave data to predict the rise of deadly brain pressure as part of a National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke study. Knowing in advance that brain pressure could potentially rise in TBI patients gives doctors more time to prevent
The biggest service a university can do for its students is to prepare them for a career. That seems pretty self-evident, but too often the courses are too narrow or too focused on “book learning.”
An innovative new course at the University of Montana is casting that old model aside, thanks to the