Analytics

AI and cloud technology help fight opioid addiction

Fighting the opioid epidemic is my mission. More than 115 Americans die each day from opioid overdose. The misuse of and addiction to opioids—which includes prescription pain relievers, heroin and synthetic opioids—is a serious crisis in the United States and beyond, affecting public health, societal well-being and economic welfare. According to the U.S. Centers for […]

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AI brings next-gen solutions to solve today’s real problems

We’re all familiar with Hollywood’s sensational portrayal of artificial intelligence as machines taking over the world. But AI today is about practical solutions to real problems in many industries, including healthcare, telecommunications, finance and even ocean powerboat racing. That’s why, five years ago, we at DataSkill bet the company on AI. We did it because […]

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Flex sees IoT ecosystem as the future of manufacturing

I believe that the Internet of Things, or IoT, is the future of manufacturing – we call it the Intelligence of Things. It’s also the future of healthcare, automotive safety, aerospace, telecommunications and pretty much every other industry sector. That’s why we’re positioning IoT everywhere at Flex. Global production, global headaches Most people have never […]

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Weather data sparks retail innovation to help bottom line

Bison Schweiz AG brings weather down to earth for retail At Bison Schweiz AG, we’re constantly reinventing our products to meet the changing needs of our retail customers. When we saw the opportunity to integrate weather data into our electronic store label (ESL) solution, Bison ESL Manager, we jumped at the chance. What does weather […]

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Mapping your journey to growth with analytical insights

My company, Lodestar Solutions, works with clients from startups to large enterprises with one thing in common: they are all committed to using data analytics to better understand their business and accelerate growth. Our coaching helps them develop a roadmap on their journey to becoming data and analytics driven organizations. From our point of view, […]

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Interns unlock real-world business value with high-tech AI skill

Interns unlock real-world business value with high-tech AI skill When you think of a student internship, what comes to mind? Ordering office supplies? Managing social media? How about using artificial intelligence to solve an organization’s toughest challenges? In fact, some of our students at Southern Connecticut State University are using advanced analytics to mine data […]

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The surprising truth about student achievement

What’s the secret to a successful college career? At the Office of Assessment and Planning at Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU), it’s our job to find out. What we discovered may surprise you. Studying the data We’ve been collecting student data for many years—running longitudinal cohort studies on every class since 2007. That data includes […]

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Coalesce makes AI easy and fast for business

Why Watson? Well there’s a funny story there. I’m a technophile. My family avidly watched the Jeopardy! contest with IBM Watson years ago—my son and I were rooting for the computer and my daughter was rooting for the human. My son was 14 and very much into science and technology—a good computer geek, if you […]

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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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