What is human-centred AI and why is it important?

  Artificial Intelligence (AI) has the potential to solve many of the most difficult problems of today and tomorrow, impacting every aspect of our lives. Most people are likely to agree that AI should be used to solve problems and make (all) humans more prosperous and healthier. Actually, achieving this is easier said than done, […]

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The hybrid cloud – from ‘big bang’ to ‘fit for purpose’

  The Mars 2020 Rover, which recently landed on Mars, is equipped with two Power processors. Indeed, the versatile Power platform is also one of the building blocks of an effective hybrid cloud solution, as are, for example, IBM’s Flash Core SSDs with hardware-based encryption and compression. Hybrid Cloud has been a buzzword for some […]

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Rethinking Sustainability Through Data & Digital Technologies

  Sustainability is an umbrella term that is all too often being used as a marketing ploy: a fancy CSR report meant to embellish a company’s profile. Yet it doesn’t have to be. Thanks to big data, AI, and other technologies, we can now gain a full overview of our value chains, and transform those […]

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Why we need more women leaders in AI

  To drive AI-based innovation for a varied population, we also need diverse leadership in AI development. This isn’t the case today: women, for example, make up only 26% of the AI and data workforce, and the percentage of women in leadership pipelines has actually fallen back compared to 2019. We discussed the challenges and […]

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Compliance is quick and easy to achieve thanks to APIs

  Written by IBM based on an interview with Georges Berscheid   “Finologee enables European banks and insurers to quickly comply with current and future legislation and regulations,” explains Finologee’s Co-founder and CTO Georges Berscheid, who is responsible for Finologee’s IT, operations and services. Finologee’s software & APIs are an extension of the customer’s legacy […]

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Close the gap in the protection of your employees at home and in the office

IBM partners Proofpoint and CrowdStrike integrate best-of-breed e-mail and endpoint security More and more people are working remotely. This results in extra security risks, as also shown from the figures: 92% of all malware on a business network comes in via e-mail. How can you protect your employees against this? Watch the webinar  to find […]

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Putting tomorrow’s travel app on the rails

  If you regularly commute via public transportation, you may find yourself consulting various travel apps to figure out the real-time timetables of your train, bus, tram or metro. Some will allow you to buy a ticket digitally, some won’t. Now, IBM iX®, the business design arm of IBM Global Business Services, and NMBS/SNCB have […]

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Dutch Ministry of Defense signs contract for modern and flexible IT

  State Secretary Barbara Visser of Defense signed a contract with IBM, on behalf of the market consortium Athena (IBM/Atos/ Unica) to start in 2021 with the realization of a renewed, future-proof IT infrastructure. Focus will be on the IT infrastructure-parts that have the most added value for operational actions. The Ministry of Defense service […]

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Rethinking the future with Victoria Bunyard, CTO IBM Benelux

In July 2020, IBM Benelux welcomed Victoria Bunyard as their new CTO. British by birth, Ms Bunyard moved to the Netherlands in 2004 and has found her second home close to the beach in Noordwijk. Her biggest passions? Rowing on the Amstel, skiing, and, of course, driving innovation.   When you ask Victoria Bunyard about […]

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