Data & AI

An extra sense for gathering and analysing data

  Ever considered inspecting a production line with an iPhone, a warehouse with a robot, or a bridge with a drone? Developers can now enhance applications with a ready-to-use module for image recognition: IBM Maximo Visual Inspection. This technology incorporates AI that analyses camera images to detect maintenance issues, steer autonomous vehicles or perform various […]

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One platform for all EAM data

  Determining the ideal moment for maintenance on a solar-panel farm on the basis of weather forecasts, performing fast, accurate quality control on a production line, and predicting a defect in a pipeline or improving safety on the work floor: it’s all possible with the IBM Maximo Application Suite (MAS). The latest version of this […]

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Getting the most out of your Data Fabric

  From Financial Planning and Analysis to Extended Planning and Analysis: getting the most out of your Data Fabric   Financial and Operational Planning and Analysis processes play an indispensable role in ensuring the constant flow of the products your customers want and to have access to these products when your customers need them. But […]

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Multilingual virtual agents set to transform the customer care landscape

  When you call a company’s customer service line, you want answers, and you want them now – especially if you’re facing a crisis or emergency. So, when Covid-19 turned the world on its head, customers were not very happy to be held in a queue for hours because customer service teams just couldn’t handle […]

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New adventures on the high seas thanks to the Mayflower’s autonomous ocean exploration

  Growing up in a family with a long naval history, I was fascinated by the stories my father and grandfather would tell about their adventures on the high seas: the wind, the weather, the ports, and the people. As a diver, my father would also share stories about the creatures he´d encountered, such as […]

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Supply Focus: taking your supply chain to the next level

  Supply chains are an organization’s life blood, manufacturing and delivering the right quantity of products to the right locations at the right time. However, they are easily disrupted by external factors outside the control of the organization. So, how can you streamline your supply chain to handle potential issues while enabling your organization to […]

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The impact of FP&A trends on your finance department and organization

  When it comes to financial planning and analysis (FP&A), how mature is your organization? An easy check is to look at the role of your finance team: are they acting as number crunchers, or do they fulfill the role of trusted business partner? Current FP&A trends are empowering your finance department to live up […]

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How to identify the right MVP use case to ensure its success?

  The MVP use case is the main subject of the MVP; it can be essentially technical, business-oriented, or a combination. Defining the use case is the very first step in the MVP process. Knowing the subject is critical. It allows us to invite the best-fitted resources to the discovery workshop, business framing, architecture, and […]

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The importance of asking the right questions for record systems in the public sector

  Document handling is a fundamental part of any organization, including the public sector. However, the public sector faces a unique set of challenges that could be helped by the private sector simply asking the right questions.   Challenges in the public sector While there is some overlap between the challenges regarding document handling found […]

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