ICT solutions

Microsoft Announces New AI, IoT and Machine Learning Tools for Developers

Microsoft Announces New AI, IoT and Machine Learning Tools for Developers

21 Nov 2017 comment

At Connect, Microsoft’s annual event for professional developers, executive vice president Scott Guthrie announced new data platform technologies and cross-platform developer tools.

Lenovo Accelerates AI Initiatives to Solve Greatest Challenges

Lenovo Accelerates AI Initiatives to Solve Greatest Challenges

20 Nov 2017 comment

Lenovo Data Center Group announced new initiatives designed to empower customers to embrace Artificial Intelligence (AI) and make it a true reality for their organizations to achieve augmented intelligence capabilities for increased productivity and transformative results.

Dell EMC Solutions Bring Machine and Deep Learning to Enterprises

Dell EMC Solutions Bring Machine and Deep Learning to Enterprises

19 Nov 2017 comment

Dell EMC announced new machine learning and deep learning solutions, continuing the company’s work to bring high performance computing (HPC) and data analytics capabilities to mainstream enterprises worldwide.

Ericsson Launches Global Advertising Solution

Ericsson Launches Global Advertising Solution

17 Nov 2017 comment

Ericsson has launched Emodo, a new data management and advertising solution that provides high-quality audiences at scale to advertisers, brands and publishers.

HPE Introduces Blockchain as-a-Service Solution for Enterprises

HPE Introduces Blockchain as-a-Service Solution for Enterprises

16 Nov 2017 comment

HPE announced the first product in the Mission Critical Blockchain family. Mission Critical Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) is a solution that enables customers to run distributed ledger workloads on the highest availability enterprise platforms.

Dell EMC Strengthens and Expands All-Flash Midrange Storage

Dell EMC Strengthens and Expands All-Flash Midrange Storage

9 Nov 2017 comment

Dell EMC is expanding its midrange storage portfolioi with two new SC All-Flash data storage arrays, along with key software updates to Dell EMC Unity designed to boost efficiency and cost savings for mixed block and file workloads.

CES 2018 Innovation Awards for Bosch Connectivity Solutions

CES 2018 Innovation Awards for Bosch Connectivity Solutions

2 Nov 2017 comment

German company Bosch won two CES 2018 Innovation Awards at CES Unveiled event in Amsterdam. Every year, the award recognizes the best solutions ahead of the world’s largest electronics show and is an indicator of the trends of the future.

Huawei’s Platform Awarded as Most Innovative

Huawei’s Platform Awarded as Most Innovative

31 Oct 2017 comment

At the Telco Big Data Analytics Summit Euro 2017 in Madrid, hosted by Informa and Telefonica, Huawei’s big data analytics platform FusionInsight-Universe Analytics received the ‘Most Innovative Data Governance Solution’ award.

HPE Introduces New Set of AI Platforms and Services

HPE Introduces New Set of AI Platforms and Services

26 Oct 2017 comment

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced new purpose-built platforms and services capabilities to help companies simplify the adoption of Artificial Intelligence, with an initial focus on a key subset of AI known as deep learning.

U.K. Sees 630 Billion Pounds Gain on Artificial Intelligence by 2035

U.K. Sees 630 Billion Pounds Gain on Artificial Intelligence by 2035

22 Oct 2017 comment

Artificial intelligence could add 630 billion pounds to the U.K. economy by 2035, a government-commissioned report said, according to Bloomberg.

Symantec Powers Consumer Security With the Microsoft Cloud

Symantec Powers Consumer Security With the Microsoft Cloud

19 Oct 2017 comment

Microsoft announced that cybersecurity leader Symantec is using the Azure cloud to help deliver its Norton consumer products to a global community of more than 50 million people and families. Azure provides Symantec with a highly reliable, trusted cloud that offers global scale and cost efficiencies.

IBM Announces Blockchain Solution to Speed Global Payments

IBM Announces Blockchain Solution to Speed Global Payments

19 Oct 2017 comment

IBM announced a new blockchain banking solution that will help financial institutions address the processes of universal cross-border payments, designed to reduce the settlement time and lower the cost of completing global payments for businesses and consumers.

AWS and Microsoft Announce Gluon, a Deep Learning Interface

AWS and Microsoft Announce Gluon, a Deep Learning Interface

17 Oct 2017 comment

Amazon Web Services and Microsoft announced a new deep learning library, called Gluon, that allows developers of all skill levels to prototype, build, train and deploy sophisticated machine learning models for the cloud, devices at the edge and mobile apps.

New Industry Platform Designed Specifically for Insurers

New Industry Platform Designed Specifically for Insurers

17 Oct 2017 comment

IBM announced it is building an industry-first insurance platform on the IBM Cloud that aims to improve the processes and economics for new product development, underwriting, and benefits delivery.

Wal-Mart Deploys Shopping App to Simplify Returns for Holidays

Wal-Mart Deploys Shopping App to Simplify Returns for Holidays

11 Oct 2017 comment

Wal-Mart is simplifying the return process through its smartphone app, aiming to ease a major hassle of shopping in time for the holiday season, according to Bloomberg.

New AI-Based Advanced Threat Protection Solution

New AI-Based Advanced Threat Protection Solution

11 Oct 2017 comment

The companies Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity and Saint Security announced the release of a technology solution that leverages artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data-based profiling methodologies to fight advanced persistent threats (APTs).

Four Banks Join Initiative to Build a New Global Trade Platform

Four Banks Join Initiative to Build a New Global Trade Platform

6 Oct 2017 comment

Bank of Montreal, CaixaBank, Commerzbank and Erste Group have joined an initiative launched by UBS and IBM in 2016 to build a new global trade platform based on blockchain technology called Batavia.

Bank of America Chooses Microsoft Cloud to Support Digital Transformation

Bank of America Chooses Microsoft Cloud to Support Digital Transformation

6 Oct 2017 comment

As part of its digital transformation, Bank of America is turning to the Microsoft Cloud to help deliver new business efficiencies, support digital culture change and better meet customer needs.

SEAT Will Integrate Amazon Alexa in its Vehicles

SEAT Will Integrate Amazon Alexa in its Vehicles

4 Oct 2017 comment

SEAT will be the first car brand in Europe to integrate Amazon’s Alexa voice service in its vehicles. The service will be available at the end of this year in the Leon and Ateca models, and in the Ibiza, Arona and the large SUV in 2018.

Combis iFlight Solution Achieved Success in Kazakhstan

Combis iFlight Solution Achieved Success in Kazakhstan

1 Oct 2017 comment

First of the three implementations of the innovative safety and quality of airlines system, created in Combis' internal startup, was presented at the Combis Conference, which was held this week in Šibenik.

New Analytics System for Fast Access to Data Science

New Analytics System for Fast Access to Data Science

28 Sep 2017 comment

IBM announced the Integrated Analytics System, a new unified data system designed to give users fast, easy access to advanced data science capabilities and the ability to work with their data across private, public or hybrid cloud environments.

40% of European Organizations Already Stretch Applications Across Clouds

40% of European Organizations Already Stretch Applications Across Clouds

26 Sep 2017 comment

One in four IT organizations in Europe is already operating tiered applications spanning on- and off-premise environments, according to new IDC study. However, only a few pathfinders are making the necessary technology and process adjustments to make this viable in the long run.

Microsoft Adds Cloud Security to Keep Out Hackers and Government

Microsoft Adds Cloud Security to Keep Out Hackers and Government

17 Sep 2017 comment

Microsoft, working with Intel, is offering a cloud-computing service with more powerful encryption to secure data from hackers, and protect it from secret government data-gathering, according to Bloomberg.

DNA Finland chooses Ericsson for metadata

DNA Finland chooses Ericsson for metadata

14 Sep 2017 comment

Ericsson has signed a content discovery services contract with DNA, the largest pay-TV operator and one of the leading telecommunications operators in Finland. Ericsson will provide editorial services and rich metadata for over 150 TV channels in Finnish, English and Swedish from DNA’s cable network, the Finnish digital-terrestrial network and over broadband.

Cargill Data Helps Farmers Make Happier Cows That Make More Milk

Cargill Data Helps Farmers Make Happier Cows That Make More Milk

13 Sep 2017 comment

Cargill, one of the world’s biggest agricultural companies, is tapping big data to help U.S. farmers make their cows more comfortable and more productive, according to Bloomberg.

Adobe Pushes Toward a Future of Digital Ads in Cars

Adobe Pushes Toward a Future of Digital Ads in Cars

12 Sep 2017 comment

Adobe has helped companies tackle digital marketing on computers and smartphones, and now, according to Bloomberg, it wants the next key device: your car.

IBM and MIT Start Joint Research and Establish New Watson AI Lab

IBM and MIT Start Joint Research and Establish New Watson AI Lab

12 Sep 2017 comment

IBM and MIT announced plans to make a 10-year, $240 million investment to create the MIT–IBM Watson AI Lab. The lab will carry out fundamental artificial intelligence (AI) research and seek to propel scientific breakthroughs that unlock the potential of AI.

Adobe and Microsoft Expand Strategic Partnership

Adobe and Microsoft Expand Strategic Partnership

11 Sep 2017 comment

Adobe and Microsoft recently delivered their first set of joint solutions to help enterprises transform their customer experience with Adobe Experience Cloud, Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Dynamics. The companies are now expanding their strategic alliance to increase workforce productivity and drive more efficient business processes.

IBM Launched Watson Media at the 2017 US Open Tennis Championships

IBM Launched Watson Media at the 2017 US Open Tennis Championships

8 Sep 2017 comment

At the end of August, IBM launched Watson Media, a new suite of AI-powered solutions on the IBM Cloud that analyze images, video, language, sentiment and tone, at the US Open. By combining Watson with video capabilities, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) is able to rapidly share highlight videos of more matches while engaging and informing fans more than ever before.

IBM and SAP Will Offer New Co-created Industrial Solution

IBM and SAP Will Offer New Co-created Industrial Solution

6 Sep 2017 comment

IBM and SAP have teamed up to provide a co-innovated solution for the retail and consumer packaged goods industries to help both increase profitability and improve the consumer experience.