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Enable your smarter business with IBM Cloud

Think about the last time you traveled on an airplane. The airline’s cloud played a critical role in your experience, from the app you used to book your flight, to checking in at the kiosk, to the on-demand notifications that told you where to pick up your bags. Today, your cloud strategy needs to be […]

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Automated platform for processing workers’ compensation claims runs on IBM Cloud

Workers’ compensation insurance covers employees who get injured at work and lose their ability to earn income. Typically, the employer agrees to pay an injured employee so they are not personally financially affected because of something that happened while they were working. What that means, though, is the compensation is also high in comparison to […]

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Mediktor uses AI supported by IBM Cloud to streamline triage of non-urgent medical cases

When you’re not feeling well, Googling your symptoms is not necessarily a good idea. There are so many sources of information online that contradict each other; how do you know which is right, if any? Reading about symptoms can make the most even-tempered person a hypochondriac. Business Insider reports that though people think that online […]

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Digital disruption has transformed: The rise of incumbents

Recently, IBM conducted a massive study of hundreds of C-suite executives across the world. We weren’t certain what we would find. Would leaders of large firms fear that the next Uber or Airbnb would reshape their industry? Were incumbents struggling to keep pace? After seeing the results of the study, I can confidently answer this […]

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The real impacts of automation

In a recent column at InfoWorld, Mike Gilfix, IBM vice president of digital business automation, noted that many people believe automation will redefine the workforce. That may be true, he writes, but not in the way many tend to think. It doesn’t necessarily mean fewer jobs. Gilfix writes: “In fact, the greatest impact of digital […]

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As Munich tech scene grows, new IBM Cloud Garage fuels innovation

Munich, Germany has often been compared to Silicon Valley. With its lively developer scene, corporate-backed incubators and a new tech hub expected to create 5,000 jobs, it’s not hard to see why. This thriving technology sector is one of the many reasons IBM decided to anchor its global Watson Internet of Things (IoT) headquarters in Munich. […]

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Payment system operator becomes “digital factory” with IBM Cloud Private

Klirinskiinterbankarskisistemi AD Skopje (KIBS), a payment system operator based in Macedonia, will consolidate and transform its resources into a “digital factory” that can run modern, cloud-native applications with the help of IBM Cloud. “This transformation is hoped to reduce time to market for new digital products from 18 months to three to four months, while […]

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SummuS Render transforms animation process with as-a-service solution built on IBM Cloud

The process of animating a feature film has come a long way since 1937, when Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was made. Back then, it took hundreds of artists several years to hand-draw thousands of illustrations, and the project cost of millions of dollars. Today, all that is done with computer-generated imagery […]

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IBM Cloud Garage sets sail to São Paulo, the startup hub of Brazil

Even while powering through a global recession, Brazil has turned into a hotspot for entrepreneurialism, innovators and foreign business. Business owners will tell you that Brazil’s most talented and mature startup scene can be found in São Paulo, a major city with a growing technology presence. For enterprises in any city, even beyond the metropolis […]

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If you care about automation, here are 5 things to explore at Think 2018

There’s never been a better time to unleash automation at your business. Whether you’re automating your bank’s account opening process or quickly configuring a new app for customer service, your ability to automate manual tasks helps your organization grow at scale. Scale means your company serves more clients more consistently. When you can apply automation […]

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Veolia undergoes business transformation with SAP S/4HANA on IBM Cloud

Resource scarcity, shifting social dynamics and global uncertainty have led to a greater awareness of environmental impacts than ever before. Veolia, an integrated provider of water, waste and energy services, is helping its customers and the communities within which it operates solve the complex environmental challenges they face. By rethinking sustainability, we are able to […]

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Train your team for disruption at Think 2018

Business as we know it has changed. If emerging technologies haven’t already reshaped your industry, it’s only a matter of time till they do. Some analysts are predicting that half of Fortune 500 companies will disappear in the next ten years. New challengers appear where we least expect them and incumbents face a choice: disrupt […]

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