Many observers assume data and analytics can improve the way governments deliver services, but how can governments do so? The first step is to set realistic and attainable goals, rally stakeholders around meeting those goals, and then use data and analytics to measure and monitor progress.
Data engineers have much to learn from water management professionals, who have mastered the art of keeping filtered water on tap—ready at a moment’s notice. As information volumes begin to deluge data repositories and outpace traditional approaches, data professionals must use every tool at their
The world can become an increasingly safe place when people who are in charge of real-world safety and cybersafety are equipped with data and analytics. From cyber threat analysis to public safety prediction and response, here are the Safer Planet initiative’s top 10 stories of the year.
Even with ever-more advanced machine-based data analytics, when it comes to fighting cybercrimes and physical crimes, human thought and intuition are still irreplaceable—especially during the detection and mitigation phases.
With the proliferation of digital data, how can healthcare providers manage all this information while complying with mandated requirements? Cognitive computing can help providers understand the importance of this data and leverage it to become a key asset.
Counter cyber attacks before they occur by integrating advanced analytics with visual analysis tools. Don’t stop at identifying cyber attacks; rather, identify cyber attackers as well to address cybersecurity threats at their source.
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
This video provides a high-level overview of how primary and secondary education institutes rely on business analytics to get a complete view of how the school is performing and identify students at risk of failing out to ensure a high level of retention.
Host Bob Stasio and guest Shahid Shah discuss cybersecurity with an eye to medical devices and their regulatory environment, pinpointing ways for medical software and device vendors to heighten security.
The insight economy was doing better than ever at IBM Insight 2015, where influencers and innovators from a wide range of industries met to swap ideas and share insights. But the presentations and sessions were only a beginning. Those who walked the floors at Insight were treated to incisive and
Insight Cloud Services (ICS) is a key IBM solution strategy. Plenty of big announcements around ICS and its capabilities for leveraging cognitive computing, analytics, and much more to extract fresh insights from dark data were a big draw at Insight 2015. Discover the tremendous potential behind
The wealth of knowledge flowing through the IBM Insight conference is phenomenal! Many of the insights could be found in side conversations, while walking through the halls or even within the questions asked during sessions. As I traversed hallways and sessions I captured some of these moments.