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Health Care Access Now: How trust and trusted data help reduce healthcare inequality

Health Care Access Now: How trust and trusted data help reduce healthcare inequality

March 9, 2020 | by Sarah Mills, Chief Executive Officer, Health Care Access Now (HCAN)
The numbers are alarming. In 2018, the World Health Organization, reported the United States had the sixth highest number of preterm births in the world. In the United States today, 10 percent of children are born premature—three or more weeks before their due date. According to the 2019 March of...
I feel the need to stream: How continuous intelligence impacts industries around the world

I feel the need to stream: the impact of continuous intelligence

March 9, 2020 | by Pearl Chen, Content Marketer, IBM Cloud Pak for Data, IBM
Staying at the forefront of digital transformation means embracing constant change. It’s about staying nimble to customer demands, tapping into the pulse of a shifting market, and taking actions on insights as they’re developed. All of this can be made possible through continuous intelligence (CI...
Randi Gillum: Helping a school system manage their IT assets

Randi Gillum: Helping a school system manage their IT assets

March 6, 2020 | by Dan Cheuvront, Content Producer, IBM
This story is part of Analytics Heroes, a series of profiles on leaders transforming the future of business analytics. At the Data and AI Forum in Miami, we met Randi Gillum, a senior consultant with Maven Asset Management, working with her client, Paula Curtis of Atlanta Public Schools (APS)...
Accelerate your AI project with an Agile approach

Accelerate your AI project with an agile approach

March 5, 2020 | by Carlo Appugliese, Program Director - Data & AI, Data Science Elite Team, IBM
Artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing everything from customer service in banking to data privacy compliance to elevator maintenance. That’s why businesses and public sector organizations around the world have AI programs on their IT agenda. Yet in spite of the broad interest, only 20...
IBM Cloud Pak for Data DataOps capabilities grow with innovative technology partners

IBM Cloud Pak for Data DataOps capabilities grow with innovative technology partners

AI and DataOps partner for smarter business

March 4, 2020 | by Karen Madera, Portfolio Product Marketing Manager, DataOps, IBM
As an open, Kubernetes-based, data and AI platform, IBM Cloud Pak for Data integrates with an array of technology solutions that enhance organizations’ ability to make their data ready for AI. Among those core to the platform are DataOps capabilities that help operationalize data protection, data...
Financial institutions can gain new AI model risk management capabilities with IBM Watson OpenScale

Financial institutions can gain new AI model risk management capabilities with IBM Watson OpenScale

March 3, 2020 | by C. Bommireddipalli, Senior Offering Manager, IBM Watson OpenScale
Many financial institutions are rapidly developing and adopting AI models. They’re using the models to achieve new competitive advantages such as being able to make faster and more successful underwriting decisions. However, AI models introduce new risks. In a previous post, I describe why AI...
Women on the rise in Data Science

Women on the rise in Data Science

IBM’s Data Science and AI Elite team encourages an inclusive and interdisciplinary approach to delivering value to clients

March 2, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
IBM Data Science and AI Elite team members Mehrnoosh Vahdat and Rachael Dottle were just one month into their IBM careers when they received their first assignment last July.  The project jettisoned them into the heart of Africa, where their banking client was looking to surface new business...
Top 3 use cases to infuse AI in your business: A CxO cheat sheet

Top 3 use cases to infuse AI in your business: A CxO cheat sheet

February 28, 2020 | by Karan Sachdeva, Director for Watson and AI applications, IBM
Artificial Intelligence (AI) is no longer in its infancy; it is an essential business transformation tool to deliver results with impact. AI is changing every aspect of business by bringing data to the center: from AI infused customer and employee experiences to AI infused operations, and,...
Matt Newman helps drive better business decisions in a fast-growing industry

Matt Newman helps drive better business decisions in a fast-growing industry

February 26, 2020 | by Dan Cheuvront, Content Producer, IBM
This story is part of Analytics Heroes, a series of profiles on leaders transforming business analytics. Perched on a stool and going over his notes, Matt Newman prepares for an on-camera interview at Data and AI Forum in Miami, Florida. Matt is the Senior Financial Systems Manager at Sunbelt...
Setting an AI strategy to unlock the value of your data

Setting an AI strategy to unlock the value of your data

February 20, 2020 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
It’s been said that data is the most valuable resource on the planet. But most companies aren’t getting the maximum value out of their data. If you look at the top three things that are really needed in the marketplace, it's really been around defining a data strategy, filling the skill shortage ...