Government

FSA/Defra Blockchain

Defra and IBM have been exploring the value of Blockchain and have worked together to produce a Proof of Concept across the red meat supply chain. This provides a great use case for demonstrating the capabilities of Blockchain and the benefits of farm to fork traceability.

Police ICT Software Agreement

Crime has always been a moving target, but never more so than in today’s digital world. The internet has opened up new channels for illegal behaviours—virtual back alleys where crime can go undetected. Criminals routinely step between the digital and physical realms, leaving a complex trail of evidence that can be hard to follow.

Met Office

The Met Office, United Kingdom's national weather service, is depended upon the world over for reliable weather predictions, especially when people are being threatened by severe weather conditions.

Stop The Traffik

Human trafficking and modern slavery are global problems that take many forms, exploiting men, women and children in both industrialized and emerging countries. With the help of IBM® i2® intelligence analysis software, nonprofit STOP THE TRAFFIK is taking an intelligence-led approach to disrupting human trafficking networks at their source.

Ordnance Survey

Geospatial data underpins many of the services we take for granted, and will play an essential function in the smart cities of the future. Ordnance Survey, Great Britain’s mapping agency, is guiding the country’s journey into the digital age with IBM® Storage solutions, enabling fast, reliable access to increasingly detailed geospatial data.

STFC Hartree Center

Michael Gleaves, Deputy Director of the STFC Hartree Centre, explains how the Hartree Centre is working in collaboration with IBM Research to deliver sustainable profitability to UK companies through high performance technologies, innovation projects and digital assets.

Defence & Intelligence

RAF Guardian

The Ministry of Defence will invest up to £80 million in a new computer system to boost the RAF’s speed and accuracy in protecting the skies, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.

How Australia's Department of Defence is using IBM Watson

The Department of Defence told ZDNet it has highlighted at least 14 use cases for its on-premises version of IBM Watson to use artificial intelligence to gain valuable insights out of its data.

AI Gets Marines Home on Time

IBM is working with the Marines to apply AI to unit readiness, streamlining the process of sending military personnel around the world. In this video, “X Marks the Spot,” a special friend named Watson helps a little girl’s Marine dad get home from deployment.

Nato Joint Forces - Operation Nighthaw

Defense and national security agencies around the world play a critical role in creating a safer planet. This role is often contingent on their ability to generate and share actionable intelligence in a timely manner.

Healthcare & Life Sciences

NHS Blood and Transplant

Using IBM Business Process Manager on Cloud, Operational Decision Manager on Cloud and IBM Blueworks Live the NHSBT built a rules-based platform for agile development, capturing workflows, simplifying processes and enabling the organization to develop, implement and change allocation scheme rules on an ongoing basis.

Versus Arthritis

Working with the IBM® Watson® Assistant service on the IBM Cloud™ platform, Versus Arthritis created an online virtual assistant designed to answer queries about a diverse range of self-management topics, including exercise and medication.

University of Chicago - genomics data storage

Dr. Piers Nash explains how IBM Cloud Object Storage's web-scale storage platform has allowed the University of Chicago to build a repository of cancer genomic research that’s expected to scale to contain exabytes of data.

Alder Hey Children's Hospital

In collaboration with the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Hartree Centre, Alder Hey is using IBM® Watson® technology to enhance communication and engagement between clinicians, young patients and their families.

Oxford Cancer Biomarkers

Working with Meridian IT, Oxford Cancer Biomarkers are combining leading-edge diagnostics with IBM® PowerAI Vision to improve outcomes for cancer patients