Apps

Busting the 3 biggest cloud myths

It’s Monday morning. The memo you just got from your CEO couldn’t be clearer: “We’re moving everything to public cloud.” In your inbox: “Finance needs a presentation, by tomorrow, that shows how much the CEO’s move will slash IT costs.” First meeting of the day: “Your CIO wants custom apps that connect and scour every […]

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Using IBM Cloud, Movius enables Multi-Line mobile phone service

“Mobile first” is a business strategy in which smartphones, tablets and task-specific apps are employees’ primary tools for getting work done, according to TechTarget. However, many company leaders aren’t confident about bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policies as part of their enterprise mobility program due to security threats, as Solutions Review states. Alternatives that give organizations more control […]

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Think Research delivers clinical decision support tools on IBM Cloud

Delivering medical care is complicated and becoming more so every single day. For someone to deliver high-quality care, they have to stay up to date on a plethora of information. This means going to conferences and reading research papers and other publications such as clinical practice guidelines. The challenge is that medical knowledge is increasing […]

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How to build more responsive apps with Reactive Platform

The application landscape has evolved. Users expect responsive applications and will not tolerate failure. Customers will delete slow apps. With applications becoming more complex, there are also more opportunities for failure. Launching a killer app or going viral can be a huge win, but only so long as the application infrastructure can keep up. A […]

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Reflections on IBM Cloud in 2017 while looking ahead to 2018

2017 was a turning point for the cloud industry. Enterprises are rapidly adopting cloud as a platform for creating new ways to handle and drive revenue from data. With the volume of structured and unstructured data increasing every day, enterprises are demanding more than just infrastructure as a service. Part of this turnaround is due […]

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Sincrolab counts on IBM Cloud to support cognitive therapy app

For parents of children with cognitive difficulties such as autism or ADHD, the time, travel and expense associated with cognitive therapy can be barriers to getting needed treatment. Some families have incurred significant debt to secure treatment for their children. Some have even been forced to sell their homes to afford care or move to […]

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TeleClinic makes healthcare more efficient with IBM Cloud-based app

Imagine being on vacation in a foreign country when you begin having some unsettling medical symptoms. You don’t know the local language, so how would you be able to explain what is going on to a medical professional? If you have the TeleClinic app on your smart phone, it’s like having a doctor in your […]

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DataLift 360 serves up optimized ads with the help of IBM Cloud

The ultimate goal of advertising is to spark interest and elicit a of meaningful reaction from the audience. In the offline world, there is an abundance of ads because they’re not targeted. Think about a newspaper. Half of the pages are printed ads that most people don’t look at. Digital marketing has the potential to […]

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Mizuho Bank builds connections with cloud APIs

One of Japan’s largest banks is embracing application programming interfaces (APIs) to connect with customers and partners, and it’s doing it on IBM Cloud. Mizuho’s Bank’s new API banking initiative will run on the IBM Japan FinTech API solution and IBM API Connect on the IBM Cloud and IBM DataPower Gateway. The goal of the […]

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Mobile app breathes new life into ancient cathedral

Preserving one of Europe’s most popular and iconic cathedrals, the Duomo di Milano, along with its associated Duomo Museum, Archaeological Area and Terraces, is no small task. Federal budget cuts have threatened to make things even harder for Veneranda Fabbrica del Duomo di Milano (VFD), the historic organization responsible for preservation and restoration of the […]

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Philippines-based UnionBank chooses IBM Cloud to develop new apps

UnionBank, a technology-savvy bank based in the Philippines, announced this week that it will use the IBM Bluemix platform to develop new customer-facing apps. The bank is looking to provide customers with a richer menu of services by embracing APIs, and it will use IBM API Connect to make that happen. The IBM Cloud-based service […]

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CurrentCare offers the benefits of assisted living at home with Watson IoT

Forget cameras, microphones, and wearable devices. There’s a better way to monitor the well-being of loved ones who might need assistance. Instead of intruding on their privacy, their houses can check that they’re all right using passive sensors. Inspired by a number of energy monitoring projects, including one to reduce energy poverty for residents in […]

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