One of the biggest challenges for retailers has always been scaling great customer service, specifically how to better personalize in-store experiences. By combining data analysis, the Internet of Things, cloud and mobile technologies, retailers can make this level of personalization a reality for
Some experts have it that tens of thousands of devices are running buildings, power plants and other infrastructure in the US, and they are all connected to and part of the Internet of things (IoT). This connectivity produces many efficiencies, yet it brings the risk and fear of cybersecurity
How does your organization work to prevent insider threats? In this episode of Cyber Beat Live, listen as leading cybersecurity experts discuss pressing data security questions while describing how companies can reorient their security posture to thrive in an age in which trust seems inadequate.
Heating-fuel delivery to rural customers in the US can be greatly inefficient when deliveries are made to half-full tanks. The practice can be costly for both the supplier and the customer. Take a look at one solution that utilized Internet of Things sensors and analytics to monitor fuel levels and
Open source is a disruptor that never quits, and it is seemingly penetrating and transforming every aspect of established data, analytics and application ecosystems. Give this podcast, recorded at IBM InterConnect 2016, a listen to learn how open source initiatives are transforming machine learning.
As light-emitting diode (LED) technology grows ever more capable and efficient, new business models are relying on LED lighting to help families save money while enhancing the quality of their lighting—and their life. Discover how exponential growth in LED capabilities is creating daily
Evolving Internet of Things technology is paving the way for ongoing innovation—from smart thermostats and smart cars to other smart devices—through continuous access to its data streams. And while ongoing access to that data inspires the magic behind Internet of Things solutions, it also offers an
Without question, the Internet of Things impacts our daily lives—or it soon will be. And one key area of impact is business transformation. Hear what some business leaders in a variety of industries had to say about the impact of the Internet of Things on business transformation in a recent panel
Green practices in the construction industry are producing smart buildings that offer tremendous levels of energy efficiency. Take a look at three building projects that apply Internet of Things technology to help significantly reduce energy consumption in smart buildings that showcase going green
The Vodafone Connected City advanced mobile communications solution is helping small cities begin reaping the benefits of mobile technology and the Internet of Things (IoT) by connecting and monitoring city infrastructure. Discover how this winning combination can help your small city achieve big
Automobiles are increasingly morphing into smart cars because of highly advanced computer systems. And this enhanced technology opens new vulnerabilities making cars susceptible to hacking. Malware and viruses uploaded to a vehicle’s onboard computer can create malfunctions, disable components or,
Visionary institutions have already realized the possibilities of advancing educational opportunities with new technologies. The rapid digitization of the education industry and the emergence of cognitive systems are happening in parallel.
Lately, the IoT platform is getting a lot of attention. A platform provides tremendous value by linking the IoT endpoints to the applications and analytics needed to generate business outcomes. It’s the linchpin in a holistic IoT solution because it enables the data generated at the endpoints to be