CIO's Corner

How to turn the right mental knobs to change the way people (want to) work

Introduction Hi, I am Sarah Zheng, a cognitive business consultant at IBM in Amsterdam. In this role, I advise clients on how they can leverage the power of AI-technologies to improve their business processes. In this blog series, I want to give you my vision on why many projects where new technologies are introduced, fail […]

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Implementatie van de AVG begint met een gedegen assessment

Sinds 25 mei jongstleden is de Algemene Verordening Gegevensbescherming (AVG) van kracht, de nieuwe privacywet waaraan organisaties moeten voldoen. Recentelijk hebben we bedrijven in verschillende sectoren geholpen met de voorbereiding op de AVG-wetgeving. Daarbij hebben we ons met name gericht op het uitvoeren van privacy impact assessments. Het geven van advies over de te nemen technische en […]

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IoT – de meerwaarde van verbonden werelden

Introduction Hi, I am Sarah Zheng, a cognitive business consultant at IBM in Amsterdam. In this role, I advise clients on how they can leverage the power of AI-technologies to improve their business processes. In this blog series, I want to give you my vision on why many projects where new technologies are introduced, fail […]

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How technology supports the best people flow experience at KONE

Manufacturers increasingly add digital components to their traditional products. This is usually on the basis of sensors within the hardware, which generate data about for example the functioning, use and condition of maintenance. KONE, manufacturer of lifts and escalators goes even further. They combine this data flow with artificial intelligence (AI) technology. Not only in […]

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Keeping quality high while lowering process costs with AI & IoT in Manufacturing

As profit margins shrink and consumer expectation rise, it’s for manufacturers more important than ever to optimize for quality in their operation. Fortunately, quality management technology has made huge advancements in recent years. Today organizations within manufacturing and their leaders can easily embrace available AI and IoT enabled solutions. This allows to detect quality issues early […]

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Chocolate – much more than a matter of good taste

Whenever there is a moment to celebrate, or when we want to show our beloved ones our special attention – no doubt, tasty chocolate is the first and best choice. These high quality cacao products may be made in Belgium or the Netherlands. But an extensive chain of production and processing precedes the final product. […]

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Technology makes Saint-Nicholas’ work easier

My daughter Clémence is both nervous and excited by the perspective of Saint-Nicholas arriving with her presents. She posted her wish-list in a letter to him in Spain. What she doesn’t realize is the pressure her expectation generates in the supply chain. As an Industry Solutions Executive at IBM I mainly work with retailers and […]

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Lexus Europe maakt de meest intuïtieve autoreclame ter wereld met IBM Watson

Volgens één van de grootste filmmakers aller tijden, Alfred Hitchcock, heb je slechts drie dingen nodig om een geweldige film te maken “… het script, het script en het script.” Maar wat gebeurt er als je een met een Oscar bekroonde regisseur een script geeft dat helemaal door artificiële intelligentie is geschreven? Het resultaat is […]

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Fabrikanten zien kansen nu operationele technologie slimmer wordt.

Operationele technologie (OT) en informatietechnologie (IT) komen steeds meer samen. Productiesystemen zijn binnen industriële omgevingen een belangrijke bron van data. Door deze te combineren met nieuwe data uit internet of things (IoT) en andere gegevensbronnen kunnen processen worden geoptimaliseerd. Kosten worden bespaard en nieuwe vormen van waarde aan producten en diensten toegevoegd. Technologieën als kunstmatige […]

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