Today we announce the acquisition of IRIS Analytics GmbH, an award-winning provider of real-time payments fraud prevention software. This strategic acquisition aims to strengthen our entire Safer Planet portfolio with the addition of IRIS’s advanced machine learning techniques and automated model
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The world’s a risky place. And yet the human race has become very adept at risk mitigation in the face of every nasty thing it might throw our way—or that we may hurl at each other. Discover how social sentiment, beliefs and practices that perpetuate environmental risk factors can play a
With the help of IBM and The Weather Company, insurers are giving their customers a safe port in the storm. Learn more about how you can use weather analytics to show your policyholders that you mean business about the weather.
The financial services industry is extremely competitive. Strategic financial planning is key to survival and long-term success. A robust approach to organizational analytics helps businesses uncover opportunities for increased automation and efficiency.