How Knowledge-Based Analytics Can Drive Drug Discovery for Life Sciences

Data-driven analytics is far from a new concept in healthcare. From improving population health and disease management, to advancing precision medicine initiatives, data-driven analytics have laid the foundation for more targeted care for decades. But in today’s information-overloaded environment, where the data is only as powerful as the insights generated from it, the key actually […]

Advancing AIDS Treatment Through Machine Learning

According to estimates, 17 million people worldwide are currently being treated for AIDS – that’s more than ever before despite the fact that the number of people being infected with the virus has gone down. The secret is the ‘cocktail’ that is helping AIDS patients live longer, which is essentially increasing the population of AIDs […]

Amping Up the Fan Experience

Today’s tech savvy sports and entertainment fans expect a fully immersive event experience from the moment they leave their homes. Creating the ultimate fan experience means meeting fans where they are, providing them with a platform to interact seamlessly and securely, and giving them fast, uninterrupted access to rich, analytics-driven content, personalized for their needs […]

Transforming Retail this Holiday Season with Cognitive Computing

Holiday shoppers have an infinite digital world of products available for viewing at their fingertips. Stepping into a brick-and-mortar store seems to have lost its appeal. In reality, 85 percent of customers still preferred to shop at physical store last year according to Time Trade. Though that’s positive news for brick-and-mortar retailers, many brands still […]

Canadian Military Healthcare Consortium Adopts Analytics for Deeper Research

Canada is the second largest country by land mass worldwide and is home to a significant military population: more than 60,000 serving members in the Canadian Armed Forces, 20,000 serving members in the Primary Reserve Forces, and more than 700,000 Veterans. The Canadian Institute for Military and Veteran Health Research (CIMVHR) is a consortium of […]

Houston, We’re Live Streaming

Since people around the world first gathered around black-and-white televisions to watch the 1969 moon landing, the general public has been fascinated by space, craving more visual information about the final frontier. At NASA today, we are on a mission to find new ways to share our discoveries on Earth and in space. Before the […]

How Cognitive Could Help Companies Respond to Cyber Attacks

The state of cybersecurity is at an inflection point. As the volume and sophistication of threats grow exponentially, security operations teams struggle to stay abreast using traditional approaches. At the same time, many organizations are faced with a lack of security experts with the right skills. These different stresses make it difficult for organizations to […]

An Open Letter to the President-Elect

International Business Machines Corporation Office of the Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer One New Orchard Road Armonk, New York 10504-1783 November 14, 2016 Mr. Donald J. Trump Office of the Presidential Transition 1800 G Street, NW Washington, DC 20006 Dear Mr. President-elect: Congratulations on your election as the 45th president of the United States. […]

How New Algorithms Are Helping to Predict Food Dangers

Thanksgiving in the United States, like other holidays around the world, places food at the center of a joyful celebration — and at the forefront of our minds. As we plan, shop, prepare, cook and share our celebratory meals, we are careful to include not only flavors that our loved ones enjoy, but also foods […]