Modernizing healthcare technology for today’s needs and tomorrow’s possibilities

Healthcare organizations are now grappling with the growing mandate for change by trying to leverage the data that can address...

September 16th, 2017 IT World Canada

Using artificial intelligence to optimize the value of robotic process automation

For many enterprises, robotic process automation (RPA) has emerged as a best-fit alternate to make huge IT investments in order...

September 16th, 2017 IT World Canada

Paging Dr. Watson

Only a short time ago, the biggest advances in medical technologies were laparoscopic surgeries and electronic record keeping. Fast forward...

Sponsored By: IBM

OpenText taking on IBM Watson with new artificial intelligence platform

There is already a wide range of artificial intelligence (AI) platforms on the market for every size of business imaginable,...

July 11th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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SAS chief data scientist says that we’ve only built ‘weak AI’ – so far

TORONTO – When we see artificial intelligence (AI) in fiction, it usually encompasses the AI functioning just like a human....

March 27th, 2017 Alex Radu

A Big Year for Cognitive Computing in Canada: Is Your Infrastructure Ready?

A Big Year for Cognitive Computing in Canada: Is Your Infrastructure Ready?

Cognitive systems have come a long way and can help manage large increments of structured and unstructured data. IBM has...

February 20th, 2017 IT World Canada

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IBM breaks US patent record, received over 8,000 in 2016

IBM Corp. announced today that its inventors were granted 8,088 patents in 2016, breaking the U.S. patent record and becoming the...

January 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

DRAFT: CI: Delivering the right information at the right time

Smart machines tend to scare us. No small wonder. Our governments have gazed into the crystal ball of the economy...

July 4th, 2016 Staff

Thinking like a customer: Your cognitive future in the retail industry

Thinking like a customer: Your cognitive future in the retail industry

Over the past decade, emergence of technology-enabled “smarter consumers” has upended traditional retail business models. Many retailers have tried to...

May 12th, 2016 IT World Canada Team