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Healthcare Professionals Get Cognitive Sooner with Watson Health Financed by IBM

May 9, 2016 |

Perhaps more than any other, the healthcare industry is undergoing dramatic upheaval. Changes in reimbursement models, continued merger and acquisition activity, regulatory requirements, and the increased focus on quality of patient care are forcing many hospitals and healthcare providers to reinvent themselves.   Patients and customers are driving change, and healthcare providers struggle to follow their Read more…

IBM Plans Cognitive Computing Research Center with University of Illinois

Apr 15, 2016 |

In keeping with its vision of an era of cognitive computing enabled by acceleration technology, IBM Research (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans for a multi-year collaboration with the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign to create the Center for Cognitive Computing Systems Research (C3SR) which will be housed within the College of Engineering on the Urbana campus. Read more…

Student Competition Fuels Watson Innovation

Mar 12, 2013 |

University of Southern California students compete to identify Watson’s next gig.

WaaS Up? IBM Unveils Watson-as-a-Service

Mar 27, 2012 |

Since its infamous Jeopardy win over a year ago, IBM’s AI-darling Watson has been busy establishing real-world relationships in the financial and health care sectors. This month, IBM representatives revealed Watson’s next steps in a live Twitter chat.

Watson Bolsters Medical Presence

Mar 26, 2012 |

IBM and Sloan-Kettering turn technology into cancer fighter.

Watson Gets a Shot at the Banking Business

Mar 8, 2012 |

IBM and Citigroup introduce the Jeopardy-winning supercomputer to the financial industry.

Super Portable Analytics

Feb 21, 2012 |

IBM Watson is a general-purpose learning machine says its project lead.

Top 10 Hits and Misses for 2011

Dec 22, 2011 |

The supercomputing biz seems to have shaken off most of the after-effects of the global recession, with scads of new deployments large and small around the world. China, in particular, continued its big push into HPC, notching its first home-grown super. And Japan ushered in the era of 10-petaflop supercomputing this year with its world-beating K Computer. But, as always, not all the HPC news was rosy. Here are the top hits and misses for the year.

Can Supercomputing Help Cure Health Care?

Sep 15, 2011 |

IBM Watson to start new job as WellPoint analyst.

The Weekly Top Five

Feb 17, 2011 |

The Weekly Top Five features the five biggest HPC stories of the week, condensed for your reading pleasure. This week, we cover Watson’s university friends, RWTH Aachen University’s new Bull supercomputer, the University of Florida’s reconfigurable supercomputer, NICS Puppet installation, and Web-style visualizations.