Computer Services

Data sharing drives new service innovation in Japan’s travel sector

Written by Daisuke Yamamoto | Cloud, Computer Services, Travel and Transportation

There are many factors affecting the railway transportation business in Japan. One of the most important trends shaping the future of the industry are broader, fundamental changes in the way travelers in Japan get from one place to the other. We at JR West, the third largest rail transport network in Japan, have closely observed ...read more


Want to reduce ocean pollution? Blockchain is paving the way

Written by Shaun Frankson | Blockchain, Cloud, Computer Services...

Want to reduce ocean pollution? Blockchain is paving the way by Shaun Frankson originally appeared on Blockchain Pulse   Every year, about 8 million metric tons of plastics go into the oceans. It’s not a new problem, but recent stunning revelations—like the existence of a huge floating cluster of trash known widely as the “Great ...read more


How high-tech blockchain is changing the payments world

Written by Vladimir Lounegov | Banking, Blockchain, Computer Services...

Whether a financial institution is a universal bank offering a broad array of products and services or a niche digital startup, the basic challenges are the same: providing cybersecurity, reducing compliance costs and speeding time to market of new products and services. We at Mbanq know this because we provide a digital banking SaaS platform ...read more


Progressive seeks industry edge with high-tech Quantum

Written by Frederik Flöther | Computer Services, Insurance, Quantum Computing

The science and technology world has been abuzz about quantum computers for years, which promise to solve problems beyond what classical computers ever could. The first industry applications are now being explored and it is expected that within five years quantum computing will be mainstream. Companies like Progressive Insurance are already taking action to learn ...read more


How to build trust in AI with blockchain technology

Written by Karen Kilroy | AI/Watson, Blockchain, Computer Services...

Machine learning and AI are all about data. We give AI-powered systems massive amounts of data to ingest and analyze, and then we trust the results. But I want to know how we can ensure the integrity of those systems, from the algorithms to the data sources. Solving the AI data-integrity issue I believe the ...read more


How to modernize the mainframe in a fast-changing banking industry

Written by Thomas Bauer | Banking, Computer Services, Developer...

At Fiducia & Gad IT AG, our job is to keep IT systems up to date for all 1,100 cooperative banks in Germany. It’s a bit of a straddling act—between old and new, established and innovative, the past and the future. On one hand, our customers face changing regulations and competition from new types of ...read more


Businesses gain edge in digital world with high-tech consulting

Written by Mohammed Sijelmassiis | AI/Watson, Cloud, Computer Services...

My company, Sopra Steria, is a digital transformation service provider. Our 40,000 employees offer consulting, systems integration, software development, infrastructure management and business process services across 20 countries. This gives us considerable insight into the competitive issues facing enterprises in today’s lightning-fast digital world. Those of us from the IT industry used to having IT-related ...read more


How AI technology crushes data to delight customers

Written by Evan Leonard | AI/Watson, Computer Services, Retail

Imagine having to be both a historian and a journalist at the same time. That’s an extremely tough job, and it’s also an accurate picture of what it takes to be a help desk, or IT support, worker. They face the constant challenge of keeping on top of the latest technologies, programs and applications, while ...read more


How to help clients crawl, walk, then run with high-tech AI

Written by Thierry Hubert | AI/Watson, Cloud, Computer Services

As companies tap into the power of artificial intelligence, there’s often an impulse to run from the very beginning. There’s a mistaken belief that AI can solve everything. For this reason, we call our company Darwin Ecosystem because we look to the crawl, walk and run model—taking a tiered approach to help ensure transformation success. ...read more