The travel industry is undergoing a seismic evolution, based in large part on disruptive technologies fueled by data and analytics. Two key trends causing these paradigm changes are location services and intelligent mobility.
Cognitive computing is a powerful tool for intelligent asset management in the rail industry, particularly when coupled with data analytics. From whole rail system maintenance and development to single wheels on train cars, here are some ways data-driven railway innovation is unfolding on a global
Change is coming for the transportation and logistics services industry. New regulations, driver expectations and the demands of a connected world are driving OEMs and electronics manufacturers forward.
Three travel and transportation experts discuss the opportunities and challenges associated with enhancing the value of analytics in their industry in a conversation recorded during the IBM Insight 2015 conference, IBM’s largest annual data and analytics event.
The opening session of IBM Insight 2015 electrified attendees with the story of how IBM Watson is transforming businesses in sectors ranging from healthcare to transportation. By bringing cognitive computing to the insight economy, IBM Watson is helping organizations seize the analytics advantage.
Khaled Al-Shami, enterprise asset management solutions manager at Consolidated Contractors Group, discusses the organization’s approach to distributed enterprise asset management that utilizes analytics of Internet of Things data to enhance operational visibility, help reduce downtime and bolster
Large municipalities need to be ever vigilant in providing essential health, safety, security, social, traffic and other services. What better way to glean their citizens’ sentiments on these matters than capitalizing on social media data channels such as Twitter?
As CP companies continue to evolve strategies on driving brand loyalty and market differentiation, not only do they need to leverage the proliferation of consumer data, advances in analytics and digital marketing technology to engage consumers with greater relevance and timeliness, they also need
In this era of the connected, smarter traveler, we’ve come to expect our service providers to "know me and serve me, not just sell me.” Are your travel service providers speaking to you with the level of awareness and knowledge that you expect?
Where the Canadian National Railway used to rely on monthly data reports, they now operate more efficiently—in near-real time—with predictive analytics. IBM PureData for Analytics has enabled the company to apply logical insights from their data to save fuel consumption, predict shipments and keep
Innovative organizations are now using the power of Big Data & Analytics to predict more than just information on where and when a problem will occur, but also predict how it will occur and how to resolve it. This is helping chief operating officers, chief information officers, and their teams
Across industries, big data has generated big buzz – and the travel and transportation (T&T) industry is no exception. In fact, T&T CEOs rank the “information explosion” among the top drivers of transformation for their organizations. In this blog, I want to discuss some of the ways in