Client Stories

Vendor fraud gets red light from startup using blockchain on IBM Cloud

Fortune tells the story of how a scam involving email phishing and fake suppliers victimized the most sophisticated, tech-savvy corporations. A fraudster forged email addresses, invoices and corporate stamps to impersonate a large, Asian-based manufacturer with whom the tech firms regularly did business to trick two companies into paying for computer supplies. Over a two-year […]

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With Watson, Guardio helps parents protect kids from cyberbullying

Cyberbullying presents a huge challenge for parents and children. Online harassment affects more than half of adolescents, but most cases are not reported. Cyberbullying is more invasive than traditional bullying. Victims can no longer leave their bullies at the school gates. Instead, the threats and insults follow them everywhere, day and night. Most perpetrators are […]

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IDF Europe performs diabetes research with IBM data scientists

Diabetes is a chronic disease that, if not managed correctly, causes those living with it to become progressively ill and debilitated. According to the World Health Organization (WHO) Europe, the prevalence of diabetes is increasing among all ages in Europe. WHO projects diabetes deaths will double between 2005 and 2030. Diabetes is usually incurable, but […]

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Cloud-based data analysis helps media planning company make smarter decisions

There’s a lot more to running effective ads than “lights, camera, action.” In addition to creative content and messaging, advertisers must purchase media inventory to get their commercials aired by broadcasters. They also need to track their campaigns to make sure that broadcasters air each ad at the right time, and on the right channel. […]

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Feeding the planet as the climate changes with rapid analytics on IBM Cloud

The latest climate research indicates that the planet might be warming at an even faster rate than previously thought. As extreme weather events such as droughts become more common, it’s becoming more difficult and costly for farmers to irrigate their fields, making crop failures more likely. The current world population of 7.3 billion is expected […]

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Buzz Radar Cognitive Command Center makes insights actionable with IBM Watson

Marketing departments have long abandoned instinct and survey-based marketing favored by the mad men of old. Marketing has evolved to a point where it is extremely sophisticated and complex, generating huge volumes of data from many different sources. CMOs increasingly have to work with CTOs to understand and wrangle this data to deliver effective strategy, […]

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Reducing bullying with AI-powered WatsomApp on the IBM Cloud

Bullying is a serious issue in schools around the world, and the growing popularity of social media can make it harder than ever for victims to find safe spaces. Bullying can lead to low self-esteem, isolation and depression. Even though its effects are very serious, bullying goes unnoticed by a student’s parents and teachers for […]

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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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Working with IBM, OSRAM embarks on a multicloud strategy to enable transformation

OSRAM is reinventing light. In 2016, the company, whose history dates back more than 100 years, divested its LED and traditional lamp business to focus on the digital future of light. Be it with laser light for automobiles, increased security thanks to iris recognition or intelligently connected lighting, OSRAM is transforming light into more than […]

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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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FacePhi biometric solution for mobile banking runs on IBM Cloud

Smartphones put the whole world in the palm of users’ hands. They can manage their personal lives, interact with friends and social networks, and bank and shop online. But how can we know that our interactions and transactions are secure? Social networks, e-commerce companies and banks require user names and passwords, but according to Tech […]

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AI social robot uses IBM Watson technology for customer service

According to Forbes, “Offering second-to-none customer service could help your business to succeed no matter what the economic climate or latest technology craze.” Being available and offering knowledge go a long way toward strengthening customer relationships. That’s why Computer Gross Italia S.p.A. (CGI), an Italian information and communications technology distributor, uses Pepper, an AI sales […]

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