collaboration

Cognitive and AI will revolutionize supply chain operations

The futuristic renderings of science fiction have become reality: Robotic likenesses are now automating and instrumenting a learning supply chain. Artificial intelligence (AI) is making sense of the deluge of operational data from a plethora of devices and cloud applications. This technology also applies advanced mathematics to create products, processes and systems that can adapt […]

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Trend-setting thought leadership is the product of continuous conversation

Today’s executives tasked with keeping a finger on the pulse of change don’t want the latest information; they want the ability to look into the future to anticipate the next big opportunity – or the next major threat. The IBM Institute for Business Value strives to set the pace of change with our thought leadership. […]

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Watch the webinar: Future-Proof: Your Insights

Trying to help your organization build a competitive advantage from data and analytics? Looking for new ways to innovate? Are you considering the role of Chief Data Officer to do this, but not sure what the role does or how it achieves business value? Hear from two CDOs about their role in the second of […]

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Strategies from Generation D

What can CIOs and other senior executives learn from forward- thinking IT organizations who are swiftly utilizing the latest technologies in analytics, cloud, social, and mobile? IBM’s Center for Applied Insights (@IBMCAI) examined enterprises with sophisticated IT analytics capabilities compared to all others. These are Generation D (for “data”) companies. But even those enterprises who […]

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Social Business is about People and Opportunities

Implementing Social Business is different to most of what businesses have done over the past decades. The running of companies and organizations has traditionally been focused on systematizing, defining processes and implementing various control mechanisms....

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New business models for the digital revolution

The business world has already gone through information revolutions based on digital technology and the Internet. But today’s transformation has raised the ante. People everywhere are using mobile devices to bring digital capabilities to nearly everything they...

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How social is your business?

As the world becomes more instrumented, interconnected and intelligent and the population continues to embrace social computing, today’s enterprises face the dawn of a new era – the era of the Social Business. Just as the Internet changed the marketplace...

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Senior HR Executives invade NYC – and not just for the Rockefeller Tree Lighting!

While New Yorkers and visitors were heading to the annual Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting on November 30th, I was headed to the Senior HR Executive Conference hosted by The Conference Board at the Waldorf Astoria. Though it felt as though the entire city was...

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Collaboration: The Lines are Blurring – The Challenges Still Exist

From the early days of groupware, to the present day world of blogs, wikis, and social networking sites, organizations have wrestled with the challenges of connecting employees from disparate locations to share ideas, expertise and good practices. When I first...

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