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A workplace that works for you or watches you?

Imagine yourself being in a workplace that recognizes you at the moment you enter. It observes your current state.  Did you sleep well? Are you full of energy? Or could you need some support to get through the day? Current technologies can make this happen. But is this desirable? Working environment infused with AI ‘The […]

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Digitale transformatie: samen werken aan de toekomst

Snelheid zat er al vroeg in de ochtend in op het BTG Business Event in Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin. Terwijl de eerste leden van de branchevereniging voor ICT en Telecommunicatie Grootgebruikers (BTG) binnenkwamen, arriveerde de Formule 1 wagen van Aston Martin Red Bull Racing. Een mooie dynamische aanvulling in het authentieke decor van het […]

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Heineken legt basis voor datagedreven strategie

Imagine yourself being in a workplace that recognizes you at the moment you enter. It observes your current state.  Did you sleep well? Are you full of energy? Or could you need some support to get through the day? Current technologies can make this happen. But is this desirable? Working environment infused with AI ‘The […]

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2de Developer Night: inspirerende avond voor en door developers

De tweede editie van de Developer Night trok donderdag 13 juni een 150 aanwezigen naar het IBM hoofdkantoor in Amsterdam. Met een meer technisch publiek, dat voor die avond specifiek was uitgenodigd, veranderde ook de setting en de sfeer op Think Summit. Het geroezemoes bij de koffie maakte plaats voor een live coding dj-set van […]

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The smart future of manufacturing companies

Maximum productivity and minimal downtime, an optimal supply chain and the retention of operational know-how. That is what manufacturing companies and their leaders want. Moreover, it is precisely what so-called ‘cognitive manufacturing’ can provide. This was evident from a recent interactive webinar, where IBM specialists presented the smart future of the manufacturing industry. Victor Sánchez […]

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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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