RPA - the Key to Digital Transformation

An increasing number of companies of all sizes rely on robotic process automation (RPA) for the automation of human activities that are manual, repetitive, and rule-based.

 

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IBM FlashSystem 9100 NVMe: High Performance All-Flash, Multi-Cloud Memory

The new IBM FlashSystem 9100 has launched with two models. Both versions are identical in terms of functionality, with the more affordable entry-level 9110 featuring four 8-core Intel Skylake 1.7GHz CPUs, while the more powerful 9150 features four 14-core Intel Skylake 2.2 GHz CPUs. Both new IBM Flash System 9100 models are currently available.

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Business Intelligence and Artificial Intelligence: A Promising Combination

Business intelligence (BI) and artificial intelligence (AI) are increasingly going hand in hand but have not yet reached the same level of integration in day-to-day business. IBM wants to change this. With its PowerAI Enterprise platform, IBM offers an opportunity to profitably deploy artificial intelligence in companies.

 

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Digitization for SMEs: Neither Expensive nor Complicated

A digitization gap exists in Switzerland. Consumers are not to blame - they have long been enthralled by the digital revolution, and digitization had reached many of them even before they started using their smartphones. The situation is different for many Swiss SMEs. Major problems exist in accessing real digitization, including cognitive processes.

 

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AI Specialist Watson Turns into a Personal Assistant

IBM Watson Assistant is putting up some serious AI skills against Alexa, Siri, Cortana and Co. There is one big difference though: IBM offers its digital assistance as a white label solution. Companies can build the system into their own solutions and Watson will be invisible while delivering its services from the IBM cloud in the background. 

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IBM Power9 Server: Maximum Performance for Artificial Intelligence

IBMs new Power9 processor (we have reported about it here) has obtained its place as a part of the brand-new IBM AC922 Power System recently introduced by IBM.  The server is particularly well suited to AI workloads and will decisively accelerate machine learning and deep learning processes. The system is expected to be available in Switzerland by December 22, 2017. 

 

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Automation Becomes a Driving Force in IT Sourcing

Gartner classifies the automation of the IT industry as ‘the next frontier‘. According to Gartner, digital business gives IT infrastructure and operations leaders a mandate to implement organization-wide automation. Such progress can be attained through classic, but also automated, IT sourcing.

 

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IT-Service-Management and ITIL

This blog item is based on an article written by Thoma Wittbecker published in Computerwoche and other publications.

 

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Standardized Processes and the Flexibility of Your Company

Business process standardization improves competitiveness and profitability. One of the reasons for this is that standardization is a prerequisite for the digitization of a company.  

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