Tag Archives: cognitive computing

IBM to Provide Watson AI, Cognitive Computing Platform for Australian Defense Apps

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 28, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will deploy the Watson cognitive computing infrastructure for Australia’s defense department and provide InfoSec Registered Assessors Program certification services under an estimated $3.1 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. ARN reported Monday the department aims to utilize Watson to support artificial intelligence, …

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IBM Lands $135M Recompete Contract for Army Cloud, Cognitive Computing Services; Lisa Mascolo Comments

IBM (NYSE: IBM) has secured a potential $135 million contract to extend cloud services, software development and cognitive computing support for U.S. Army‘s Logistics Support Activity. The company said Wednesday it will provide managed services, apply risk management framework security controls to LOGSA’s information technology enterprise and help the Army predict vehicle maintenance issues under …

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IBM’s Watson to Help Public Safety Org Analyze Guidance for Emergency Comms

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 16, 2017 — IBM‘s (NYSE: IBM) cognitive computing technologies will be integrated into the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials International’s 9-1-1 guidance software in efforts to gain insight on emergency communications, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday APCO International will utilize Watson Speech-to-Text and Watson Analytics for the IntelliComma guide card software …

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Intel’s Melvin Greer: Disruptive Tech Presents Both Benefits, Challenges to Gov’t Agencies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2017 — Melvin Greer, chief data scientist for Intel‘s (Nasdaq: INTC) public sector business in the Americas, has said disruptive technologies such as data analytics, machine learning, cognitive computing and artificial intelligence build on government services through operational efficiency and new delivery models. He told ExecutiveBiz in an interview published …

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IBM Adds 4 New US Cloud Data Centers in Push for Service Expansion

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 1, 2017 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has launched four additional cloud data centers with two each in Washington, D.C., and Dallas, Texas, as the company works to expand its global cloud footprint and support demand for cloud infrastructure, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Wednesday the new …

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Brett Jackson Succeeds Tim Estes as Digital Reasoning CEO

Brett Jackson, former CEO and chairman of embedded analytics firm Logi Analytics, has joined Digital Reasoning as CEO of the Nashville, Tennessee-based cognitive computing services contractor. Digital Reasoning said Thursday Jackson succeeds Tim Estes, who has transitioned to the role of president, and will oversee the company’s operations, business development and corporate strategy and expansion …

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Unisys to Launch Virtual Artificial Intelligence CoE to Provide Analytics Tools for Businesses

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 16, 2017 — Unisys (NYSE: UIS) will establish a virtual center of excellence for artificial intelligence in May in efforts to provide online tools and best practices to support decision-making and business outcomes at organizations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday the Unisys Artificial Intelligence Center of Excellence will …

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IBM Partners With Romania to Open Cognitive Computing Innovation Hub

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 8, 2016 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) has partnered with the government of Romania to establish an innovation center in the country that will focus on cognitive computing technologies to promote entrepreneurship, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Business Review reported Wednesday the European and National Romanian Innovation Cognitive Hub will work to advance …

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Kelly Collins: Digital Reasoning Gets Recognition for Cognitive Computing Analytics Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 4, 2016 — Digital Reasoning has been named one of 20 “most promising” defense technology solution providers by CIO Review magazine in 2015, GovCon Executive reported Dec. 8. The company said Dec. 8 the recognition centers on its Synthesys cognitive computing analytics platform offering. Kelly Collins, president of Digital …

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IBM Works on Tech-Driven Clean Air Projects in Johannesburg, Delhi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 14, 2015 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will help the local governments of Johannesburg and Delhi utilize cognitive computing, analytics and Internet of Things technology to implement air quality management programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the projects are part of its Green Horizons initiative in those …

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