Over 1,000 developers met for the 2016 Watson Developer Conference. What attracted this diverse set of programmers to this conference in San Francisco's Innovation Hangar? The possibility of solving problems previously considered too data- and computationally-intensive by harnessing the power of Watson.
Cloud is synonymous with innovation. In the early days of cloud, it was a tactical decision for businesses to migrate workloads and processes. Businesses wanted to recalibrate IT spending, so they kicked a few servers out from under their desks and started storing some data with a cloud provider. My, how things have changed.
This blog provides the latest information about the Bluemix-related sessions that are scheduled to occur during the February 21st to 25th conference at the MGM Grand and the Mandalay Bay resorts in Las Vegas, NV.
How does a FinTech startup #outthink the limits of traditional investment models and strive to deliver better returns for investors? A few months ago, we introduced you to Alpha Modus and learned how they are using Bluemix and Watson to make better market predictions. See them live on the main stage at IBM InterConnect in Las Vegas next month, and hear for yourself how they plan to continue reinventing investment models.
Starting on February 21st in Las Vegas, over 24,000 attendees will be joining industry leaders and IBM experts at InterConnect 2016 – The Premier Cloud & Mobile Conference. If you’ve attended InterConnect before, you know it’s a curriculum packed with technical and business content from the entire IBM portfolio to help transform your business. If you haven’t attended InterConnect, the conference is designed for those who are building new business models, rejuvenating industries, and creating better outcomes for their business.
Earlier this month, I had the privilege of speaking at the StarTech conference in Santiago, Chile – alongside wonderful speakers from Uber, Facebook, and The Daily Telegraph among others. I’d been invited to speak about the Robot Hunt game, an iBeacon based app that I developed for the IBM InterConnect and Insight conferences this year. As well as explaining Robot Hunt, it gave me an opportunity to talk about a hyper-personalized, location aware future for mobile apps.