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Earth Day 2020: Using Data and AI to bridge the gap between ethos and action

Earth Day 2020: Using Data and AI to bridge the gap between ethos and action

April 22, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
The year 2020 could very well go down as the year that individuals, enterprises and governments worked more closely than ever to apply technology to solve the world’s most critical problems. Before the global response to COVID-19, world economic leaders attending the World Economic Forum Annual...
IBM expands data and AI excellence with data cataloging technology in Cloud Pak for Data

IBM expands data and AI excellence with data cataloging technology in Cloud Pak for Data

Watson Knowledge Catalog named a Gartner 2020 Customer Choice Award winner for metadata management tools

April 21, 2020 | by Karen Madera, Portfolio Product Marketing Manager, DataOps, IBM
Describing the breadth of IBM's leadership and experimentation in the data and AI space is no small task. IBM has been working with more than 200 production blockchain networks, thousands of regulatory documents and datasets across industries, and hundreds of AI research projects. This vast...
Earth Day 2020’s call for climate action: Can AI address the challenge?

Earth Day 2020’s call for climate action: Can AI address the challenge?

April 20, 2020 | by Jennifer Clemente, Creative and Editorial Lead, Data and AI, IBM
With 2019 emerging as the warmest on record for the world’s oceans, the call to climate action continues as the theme for the 50-year anniversary of Earth Day 2020, described as the world’s largest environmental movement to drive transformative change for people and planet. The eye on the prize...
Critical insights at your fingertips: how self-service analytics can help keep your business on track

Critical insights at your fingertips: how self-service analytics can help keep your business on track

April 20, 2020 | by Dan Cheuvront, Content Producer, IBM
The current environment provides an unprecedented challenge for businesses across the globe. More than ever, there is a need to quickly analyze insights and make fast decisions as the market changes. As demands for real-time data increase, businesses with strapped resources need to make advanced...
Will you answer the call to AI?

Will you answer the call to AI?

April 20, 2020 | by Thomas LaMonte, Content Marketing Director, IBM Data and AI, IBM
In times of crisis, technology is a lifeline. The most important technology of our generation is AI. Even now, with global business at its quietest, AI has proven the linchpin of supply chains to keep the world humming. A virtual helper to lean on during a pandemic. And a portal to reliable COVID-...
Planning with agility in today’s volatile market while simultaneously saving cost

Planning with agility in today’s volatile market while simultaneously saving cost

April 16, 2020 | by Dan Cheuvront, Content Producer, IBM
In these uncertain times, organizations need the ability to adjust their plans and forecasts in real time to address changing demands and maintain business continuity. Lengthy, labor-intensive, siloed planning processes, often the result of using spreadsheets or sub-par planning software, are too...
Data Integration: The vital baking ingredient in your AI strategy

Data Integration: The vital baking ingredient in your AI strategy

April 15, 2020 | by Virginie Grandhaye, Offering Manager for DataOps Connectivity, IBM
When people dream about becoming a baker or a pastry chef, they often think about the delicious pastries they'll create, delighting their patrons with towering cakes wrapped in impossibly smooth fondant. But very rarely does anyone start off by thinking about the preparation involved in baking…...
Prescriptive analytics: Manage manufacturing costs and improve ROI

Prescriptive analytics: Manage manufacturing costs and improve ROI

April 14, 2020 | by Sajan Kuttappa, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Today's manufacturing organizations operate in a dynamic environment characterized by increased complexity and uncertainty. The financial performance of manufacturers hinges on their ability to rapidly adapt to constantly-changing conditions, from demand fluctuations to delivery challenges while...
Why prescriptive analytics and decision optimization are crucial

Why prescriptive analytics and decision optimization are crucial

April 14, 2020 | by Sajan Kuttappa, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Prescriptive analytics helps identify the best course of action that can enable businesses to achieve organizational goals. Although figuring out what you should do is a crucial aspect of business, the value of prescriptive analytics is often missed. There is still an inclination to “go with the...
Optimize healthcare delivery and reduce costs with Prescriptive analytics

Optimize healthcare delivery and reduce costs with Prescriptive analytics

April 14, 2020 | by Sajan Kuttappa, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Prescriptive analytics offers healthcare decision makers the opportunity to influence optimal future outcomes. Based on decision optimization technology, these capabilities allow users to not just recommend the best course of action for patients or providers, they also enable comparison of multiple...