Data

Industry technology, innovation, transformation

IBM Engineer Nedlaya Francisco loves solving new problems

Written by Cynthia Cunniff | November 14, 2019 | Big Thinkers, Data

Nedlaya Francisco holds 37 patents, grew up on Shiprock Reservation, runs marathons, and mentors Native high school students: “It’s fun seeing tech though their eyes.” ...read more


Harvesting data to help feed a growing world

Written by Karam Sethi | November 6, 2019 | Automation, Data, Retail and Consumer Products

As climate change puts pressure on food production, the agriculture industry turns to technology for help. ...read more


How Stockholm broke its gridlock with congestion pricing

Written by Justine Jablonska | October 17, 2019 | Data, Government, IoT

Traffic went down—and stayed down—25 percent ...read more


Security, not brands, will drive auto consumers in 2030

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | September 17, 2019 | Automotive, Customer Experience, Data

As more consumers turn to their phone, not their key chain, to get around, brand loyalty could diminish if automakers cannot find a way to standout. ...read more


Banking on data to disrupt human trafficking

Written by Justine Jablonska | September 12, 2019 | Banking, Data, IoT

“If you can track the money, you can track the people.” ...read more


How IoT insurance is helping Groupama reduce claims and accidents

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | August 30, 2019 | Data, Insurance, IoT

Telematics insurance is driving a transformation of the auto insurance industry. Risk pools and actuarial tables are giving way to real data on real drivers in the real world. ...read more


Meet the Swedish drone enthusiasts combating crop disease

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | August 26, 2019 | AI, Data, Retail and Consumer Products

Mats Persson didn't want to help save Sweden's potato crops or cut down on pesticide use—he and his fellow IBMers just wanted to play with some new drones. ...read more


New apps lift pilots’ preflight burdens

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | July 11, 2019 | Business Operations, Data, Travel and Transportation

The Fly Now and Roster apps allow Singapore Airlines pilots to prep from anywhere, saving time, convenience and 50 pounds of manuals. ...read more


As golf evolves, retailers swing toward digital

Written by Marshall Wright | March 29, 2019 | AI, Data, Retail and Consumer Products

For golf retailers like PGA TOUR Superstore, new audiences call for a transformation in how retailers do business. ...read more