Big Data

Cresco lowers barriers to data science with IBM Cloud

Data is the new natural resource, but for many organizations, getting started with data science presents tough challenges. As the volume, variety and complexity of data explodes, businesses can’t continue to rely on spreadsheet-based approaches to surface actionable insights. Yet, because experience in enterprise-class analytics platforms is in short supply, it can be difficult to […]

Continue reading

Why automated data capture is the two-minute drill of digital transformation

The NFL and NCAA football seasons are in full sprint toward the playoffs. More often than not, games are decided by the two-minute drill: an offensive strategy in which a team tries to rapidly move the ball down the field when it’s losing late in a game and time is running out. Similarly, organizations can […]

Continue reading

Follow the conversation


Pikkart offers mobile augmented reality solution delivered on IBM Cloud

By Tech Target’s definition, augmented reality (AR) is the integration of digital information with the user’s environment in real time. Unlike virtual reality, which creates a totally artificial environment, augmented reality uses the existing environment and overlays new information on top of it. For example, one of the first commercial applications of AR technology was […]

Continue reading

Gartner Magic Quadrant: What to look for in a content service platform

In recent years, content management has experienced significant upheaval as the industry has moved from the concept of enterprise content management (ECM) to the more flexible notion of content services. The difference is that with an ECM approach, organizations consolidate all content into a single platform. By moving to content services, organizations can benefit from […]

Continue reading

5 common content management problems and how to solve them

Even today, the promise of content management software to make content available and accessible across the enterprise for better business outcomes is not being achieved at many organizations. With so many different document types in many formats arriving from many different sources inside and outside the organization, it is not a simple challenge. On top […]

Continue reading

HeartBit looks to make workouts safer with a wearable built in the cloud

Everyone’s path to fitness is different, and the more you know about how your body responds to activity, the sooner you can reach your targets safely. With running and other cardio exercise rising in popularity, fitness enthusiasts are rushing to get more insight into their progress. As a result, the wearable technology market is booming. […]

Continue reading

Data science helps Norway’s fish farmers keep salmon populations healthy

Aquaculture is one of Norway’s most important industries. Our fish farms produce 65 percent of the world’s supply of Atlantic salmon and employ thousands of people in coastal communities. At the Seafood Innovation Cluster, our mission is to help the industry grow and flourish while ensuring that fish stocks are managed responsibly, thereby protecting Norway’s […]

Continue reading

Comtelsat helps politicians keep broadcasts timely with IBM Aspera

Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism concluded that for half a century, traditional television news has been the most widely used, most important and most shared source of news in most countries. That is not going to change overnight, but audiences are increasingly moving away from traditional television and towards digital platforms, such as […]

Continue reading

Constance Hotels, Resorts and Golf connects islands of data using IBM Cloud

As the poet John Donne once wrote, “No man is an island.” To understand an individual, you must understand them in the wider context of their relationships. The same is true of data. What you can learn from a single source of data in isolation is limited. When you combine that data with other data […]

Continue reading

In the news: IBM, FOX Sports and the FIFA World Cup

Covering the FIFA World Cup has been a massive undertaking for FOX Sports. Between the first match on 14 June and the finals this past Sunday, 15 July, the network has broadcast all 64 matches on its FOX and FOX Sports 1 channels. To accomplish that feat, FOX Sports used IBM Aspera technology to move […]

Continue reading

FOX Sports revolutionizes FIFA World Cup streaming with Aspera

The FIFA World Cup is one of the most watched sporting events in the world. As the English-language broadcaster for the event, FOX Sports is taking on the single largest production of its 20-year history. The 2018 coverage includes 320 hours of total original broadcast content, including broadcasts of all 64 matches on its FOX […]

Continue reading

Global Omnium provides water to citizens at lower cost

Everyone relies on fresh, clean water to drink, wash and cook. However, many people take their water supply for granted, and certainly don’t think about the long journey necessary to convert rainfall from far away into safe drinking water piped into homes. Global Omnium, a large water provider based in Spain, aimed to deliver a […]

Continue reading