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Citizens benefit from intelligent automation and self-service

No one likes to stand in long lines and enter the same information many different times. Unfortunately, that’s what our citizens often face when applying for government health and human services programs. IT systems at many agencies are out of date, typically 20 to 30 years old, and they usually don’t offer citizens the ability […]

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Nokia: changing the face of digital health with Watson IoT

Nokia’s core business is, and has always been, connectivity. Our devices and products bring people together to help realize the potential of humanity to make this world a better place. Now we’re embarking on a game-changing path of connectivity and insight in the healthcare industry. Eldercare: the next technology opportunity At Nokia, we believe there […]

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Advancing academic and industry research with Watson AI

Students at the University of South Carolina’s College of Engineering and Computing are some of the best in the country, and even the world. As dean of the college, I think it’s critical for the university to support them by providing the richest and most advanced research opportunities possible. Our deep partnerships and long-term research […]

Improving people’s lives through digital transformation

As a member of the German Bundestag, I often speak about how government can improve people’s lives through digital transformation. Unfortunately, talking about the Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence in general has a tendency to put people to sleep! Everyone has a computer and a smartphone, what else is there to say? I’ve […]

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Transforming Europe’s largest port into a digital service

The Port of Rotterdam is Europe’s largest seaport. In existence since the 13th Century in a shallow delta at the intersection of Germany, France, the Netherlands and the North Sea, the port has grown to handle more than 461 million tons of cargo annually carried by more than 130,000 vessels. There’s more to the story […]

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NASCAR: A need for speed and hyperlocal weather forecasts

Every business must cope with the weather, but weather strategy is especially critical for NASCAR, the world’s largest motorsport league. With 1,200 outdoor races each year in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Europe, NASCAR’s logistics, race control, vehicle performance and fan experience all are affected by the weather. Our operations teams can’t control the weather, […]

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Re-imagining logistics with aerial drone delivery

Imagine if customers could receive small packaged goods in less than an hour, instead of a day or a week. The time and cost savings could change how goods are purchased and consumed, with far-reaching consequences across the supply chain and to people’s lives. That is the promise of today’s emerging autonomous transportation systems that […]

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Furnas sparks employee collaboration with IBM Connections

It’s not easy to change a company’s working culture. But that’s exactly what the IBM Connections collaboration platform has done at Furnas Centrais Elétricas, which is one of the largest electric companies in Brazil. Creating collaborative communities with IBM Connections Before implementing IBM Connections, we had services such as knowledge management, chat and an email […]

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Global collaboration helps spark creativity and productivity

As the director of Digital and Mobile Strategy at Aleron (formerly Superior Group), a global workforce solutions firm, my focus is helping our employees around the world become as efficient, productive and creative as possible. Social collaboration has been essential to this effort. Although no two journeys to collaboration are the same, there are common […]

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Digital meeting platform brings Grupo Familia together

Grupo Familia is a company with operations in Latin America and the Caribbean that makes personal care and hygiene products to improve wellness in every stage of family life. We also believe in furthering the well being of our employees by fostering connections among people inside and outside the company. This can be difficult, however, […]

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Bragi uses Watson IoT to deliver computing power to the ears

My company, Bragi, is the inventor and producer of the world’s first “hearable” microcomputers. You’ve probably heard about wearable tech or “wearables,” but what if you had always-on access to the tech you need right in your ears? That would be a hearable. By tapping into the cognitive power of IBM Watson Internet of Things […]

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BlueChasm: Solving problems in new ways with Watson APIs

I love my job. Every day presents a new challenge, and with it, innovative solutions. As a Software Developer at BlueChasm, I work on building enterprise solutions that harness the power of IBM’s AI technologies to revolutionize the way that our clients run their businesses. BlueChasm is a digital development company that works on building […]

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