cognitive computing

Personalizing the Digital Guest Experience

Cognitive Computing and the digital guest experience. See my feature article published today on Global Hotel Network at the LINK below. Earlier this year, IBM’s Institute for Business Value surveyed global travel and hospitality executives on the topic of cognitive computing and we found that the industry is just starting to explore this transformational technology. […]

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How Metro and Rail Use Data to Optimize Business

IoT and Big Data in rail transportation It’s a little known fact that rail transportation is one of the earliest adopters of IoT and Big Data. Already sensors and devices along rail tracks are helping keep rail systems safe and secure. Increasingly, operators are also using data generated from train station turnstiles, entrances and temperature […]

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Cognitive Computing Key To Railroads’ Ability To Thrive In 2025

By Pat Foran, Editor In the year 2025, railroads will be very much alive. And they’ll thrive, or at least have a better shot at thriving, if they embrace rail life in the cognitive-computing lane. That’s the gist of “Think Beyond the Rails: Leading in 2025,” a white paper IBM Corp. issued in May. Railroads […]

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What can cognitive computing do in airline operations?

The safe and efficient management of an airline is an extremely complex task with several groups of individuals and their machines working in close coordination as one large socio-technical system. Airlines – driven by intensifying competition and the need to stay profitable – turned to operations research decades ago as a means to deal with […]

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