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Taking the New Era of Computing to Healthcare

For the first time, pharmaceutical and medical equipment companies can more easily move their core business activities to the cloud.

When biomedical companies develop and test new products, they are required by law to employ management systems that prove that everything they do follows the rules concerning safety, quality and privacy. That includes the computers and software they use. Because of the strict requirements, these industries have found it difficult to take advantage of one of […]

Cognitive Computing in the New Era of Discovery

How smarter computers are shaping our world.

When IBM’s original Watson computer competed and won on the TV quiz show Jeopardy!, it demonstrated to an audience of millions how a computer could understand the rules of a game and quickly retrieve facts from a vast storehouse of information. That question-answering skill is a key element of what we call the era of […]