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Waarom taxichauffeurs zich uber-matig aan de verkeerde ergeren. Taxisector vecht een achterhoedegevecht.

  Drie weken geleden legde stakende taxichauffeurs Brussel lam.  Hun protestaktie was gericht tegen het taxiplan van Minister pascal Smet die in het Brusselse taxilandschap ook ruimte wil geven aan nieuwe initiatieven, zoals de sociale taxidienst Uber.  Vorig weekend raakte bekend Brusselse taxichauffeurs “collega”s van de  nieuwe taxidienst  onder valse voorwendsels naar een plek lokten […]

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Hoeveel zijn jouw persoonlijke gegevens waard?

Door Gregory Neven, cryptograaf in het IBM onderzoekslaboratorium in Zürich. Privacy is vandaag één van de meest controversiële onderwerpen. Naarmate we meer en meer gebruik maken van het internet, dreigen we onze privacy te verliezen. Online shoppen, internetbankieren, een Facebookpagina leuk vinden of tweeten met de klantendienst van een telecombedrijf waren tien jaar geleden hooguit […]

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IBM helpt Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest met het ontwarren van de mobiliteitsknoop

  Drie weken geleden legde stakende taxichauffeurs Brussel lam.  Hun protestaktie was gericht tegen het taxiplan van Minister pascal Smet die in het Brusselse taxilandschap ook ruimte wil geven aan nieuwe initiatieven, zoals de sociale taxidienst Uber.  Vorig weekend raakte bekend Brusselse taxichauffeurs “collega”s van de  nieuwe taxidienst  onder valse voorwendsels naar een plek lokten […]

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IBM aide la Region de Bruxelles-Capitale a demeler ses noeuds de mobilite.

Communiqué de presse: Les recommandations peuvent améliorer la mobilité personnelle de plus de 1 million de citoyens et navetteurs Bruxelles, le 12 Mars 2015 -IBM (NYSE: IBM) a présenté aujourd’hui le rapport préliminaire du Smarter Cities Challenge de Bruxelles à la direction et aux différents intervenants de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale.  L’équipe IBM a présenté […]

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The new relationship Citizen – Government* (last part): Guaranteeing public safety

Populations’ levels are climbing and urban infrastructure growth has not kept pace. But citizens still expect certain performance levels for services such as public safety, transportation, power and water.  Therefore, guaranteeing public safety and protecting citizens against crime are two key public services. Politicians and citizens consistently rank safety and security as a high priority. […]

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The new relationship Citizen – Government* #IBMBEGOV (part seven): Fraud Detection

The use of technology in government’s relationship with its citizens can also enable governments to step up the fight against tax fraud. Fraud and error is a massive drain on public finances. It combines government’s money with funds that have been dishonestly or mistakenly removed from the public accounts. And because of its long history […]

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IBM Cognos TM1, the accelerator of Alliance Laundry Systems’ change

Challenge To install a manageable, accurate sales forecasting system that increases both efficiency and results and thereby enable Alliance to make better decisions aimed at meeting the company’s overall objectives. Solution IBM Cognos TM1 offers Alliance Laundry Systems a complete and secure database environment with the ability to capture complexity of multi-currency, produced vs. buy […]

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The new relationship Citizen – Government* #IBMbegov (part six): Smarter information sharing

Everyone and everything is producing huge amounts of data daily. These amounts of big data include crucial information that can change or save lives, ease work or lead to the next big invention. Think about the healthcare systems. Healthcare organizations are amassing vast amounts of data. Physicians have been on information overload for decades, contributing […]

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The new relationship Citizen – Government* #IBMbegov (part five): Citizens – Government – Technology relationship

Author:  Joan Van Loon, Enterprise Business Unit Leader Public, Life Sciences, Telco & Utilities | IBM Belux About the author: Joan has over 17 years of experience in business management and management consulting, with expertise in diverse areas like business operations and transformations, IT strategy & governance, quality management, knowledge management and people management. He is currently […]

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