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.
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
This week’s guest, Matthew Porcelli, meteorologist and sales engineer for the IBM and The Weather Company strategic alliance, chats with Dr. Gary Nestler, an IBM global solutions leader for emergency management. Topics to be discussed include the IBM/TWC strategic alliance, the incorporation of
Public sector stakeholders who stand to benefit from data-driven weather analyses include those responsible for emergency planning, disaster preparedness and response. These analyses should incorporate both the agency’s own emergency planning and monitoring data sets as well as weather data that
Finding any spot on the planet that isn’t subject to devastation from a weather event is highly unlikely. Preparing for natural disasters can help minimize casualties and enhance response time in emergencies. Get Jen’s take on the role analytics can play in disaster preparedness and response.
Emergency management once meant responding to a situation as it unfolded. Now, analytics solutions enable proactive emergency response, so you can adapt to a situation as it will be, not as it is. Mitigate the impact of incidents and emergencies before they happen – and better respond when they do.
The ten-year anniversary of Hurricane Katrina and its impact on New Orleans compel Jen to reflect on how technology and data analytics have made great strides in enhancing governmental preparation and response to natural disasters.