NetApp digital support director Ross Ackerman demonstrates Elio, the company's new AI-powered digital assistant, for reporters during NetApp's Insight conference on Oct. 3.

Published: October 3rd, 2017

HPE announces machine learning-as-a-service called Haven OnDemand

With Watson, IBM seemed to have a whole year's head start on the new cognitive computing wave of technologies, as seemingly the only company with a solution ready to those who want to stay

Published on: March 11th, 2016 CDN Staff

How IoT companies are making use of IBM Watson

A look at some of the applications that developers are creating with IBM's Watson Internet of Things API set. From a smart blinds system that can predict the weather, to a wearable headset,

Published on: February 24th, 2016 Brian Jackson

IBM brandishes big-name partners for Watson at CES

IBM Watson's ecosystem is growing, and the current tally sits at 500 partners and 80,000 developers, Big Blue has revealed. At her keynote this week at CES, IBM chief executive Ginni Rometty discussed the

Published on: January 8th, 2016 Dave Yin

New IBM Watson app tries to take the guessing out of gifting

IBM wants Watson to be omnipresent, and now it's coming after your holiday gifts. Well, sort of. IBM has launched what is arguably the analytics service's most consumer-oriented application yet, in the form of, yes,

Published on: November 26th, 2015 CDN Staff

IBM launches Cognitive Business Solutions, talks new era of technology

It looks like IBM Watson was just the beginning. Big Blue today announced it is launching Cognitive Business Solutions, the next step in its analytics offerings that relies on the company's AI solution, replacing its

Published on: October 6th, 2015 Dave Yin

IBM opens Watson Health HQ, unveils new services

IBM is opening a new Watson Health global headquarters in Cambridge, Mass. and has announced it is bringing on Deborah DiSanzo as the business unit's general manager. The company is also introducing new cloud

Published on: September 11th, 2015 CDN Staff

Surrey, BC becomes first city to deploy IBM Watson

One of Canada's most intelligent cities just got a whole lot smarter. Surrey, BC says it has become the first city to deploy IBM Watson's natural language capabilities. The purpose is actually quite

Published on: July 24th, 2015 Dave Yin

IBM details new technologies in its hybrid cloud strategy

Las Vegas, NV - IBM today took several steps to flesh out its hybrid cloud strategy with announcements in data portability, public-private cloud integration and developer tools. "We're shifting our investments," said Robert LeBlanc, senior

Published on: February 23rd, 2015 Dave Yin

IBM Watson cooks up some interesting meals

TORONTO – IBM Watson has beaten Jeopardy champions like Ken Jennings and most recently is being used to improve patient treatments for lung cancer. But can Watson cook? Well, Watson can’t actually cook

Published on: January 23rd, 2015 Paolo Del Nibletto

Dr. Watson, I presume? How IBM Watson may transform healthcare

LAS VEGAS -- What to do when modern health care becomes too complicated for doctors and nurses? If IBM gets its way, there may soon be an app for that. While IBM’s Watson

Published on: June 11th, 2013 Jeff Jedras