December 5, 2016

Why Cognitive Technology Is Crucial to a Good Employee Experience

Not long ago, I heard about an employee at a large organization who posted a complaint about company policy to an internal social network. Until very recently, that complaint might have accomplished little more than allowing this employee to vent to colleagues. Fortunately, this happened at a company powering its dashboard with cognitive technology, which […]

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November 7, 2016

Why Business Intelligence and Collaboration Need Each Other

Analytics is now the name of the game, from understanding customers to landing top talent to connecting employees. However, getting and acting on insights from data is no longer a differentiator – you have to be able to do so fast, and these days that means more effectively joining the worlds of collaboration and business […]

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November 1, 2016

A Look Back at #IBMWoW 2016

In the General Session on Day 2 of IBM World of Watson 2016 in Las Vegas, Pulitzer Prize-winning author Thomas Friedman spoke of 2007 as an inflection point in history on par with the invention of moveable type. That year, he noted, the smartphone/apps revolution began with Apple’s launch of the iPhone, Google debuted the […]

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October 26, 2016

Being a Cognitive Business Is about Putting People First — Insights from #IBMWoW

The “Watson at Work Trends and Direction Session” at IBM World of Watson 2016 opened not with a statistic or a business case or a demo, but with a magician: cyber-illusionist Marco Tempest. His mind-bending performance was not mere light entertainment to amuse the audience before the meat of the presentation, but rather, as Inhi […]

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October 25, 2016

IBM and Cisco Create a Seamless Digital Workplace … and the Best Is Yet to Come

Click here to read Marcy Pearson’s blog post from IBM Connect 2017, “IBM and Cisco Redefine Everyday Work with New Collaboration Solutions Coming April.” Since Inhi Cho Suh, our General Manager, announced the extension of the IBM and Cisco relationship to cover business communications and collaboration, we’ve been hard at work developing an open ecosystem of […]

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October 21, 2016

Extending Collaboration with Cloud Telephony

One of the most exciting aspects of IBM Collaboration Solutions is its robust ecosystem of solution partners—IBM Business Partners with specialized technologies that integrate with the platform and expand it with additional specialized capabilities. These partnerships enable customers to focus on the work that matters most to them, within a consistent, secure business collaboration environment. […]

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September 20, 2016

Collaboration Gets Cognitive: Find out How at World of Watson 2016

It’s time to register for World of Watson 2016, which will take place October 24-27 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  Discover how to move beyond simply being a digital business to one that infuses digital intelligence into the mix—and competes by becoming a cognitive business. This conference will equip you to redefine everyday work and use […]

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September 1, 2016

The Top 5 Reasons to Get Collaborative at World of Watson 2016

Today’s world is steeped in data, and being a digital business is no longer enough. In order to compete, you need to infuse digital intelligence into the mix—becoming a cognitive business. It’s time to register for World of Watson 2016 so that your organization can see firsthand how to redefine work. The conference takes place October […]

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