The New Era of Realtime Digital Business

How realtime analytics is disrupting business by driving innovation Realtime analytics. What do we really mean when we say that? It’s surprisingly difficult to answer that question, as it depends in part on the context of the business needs behind who’s asking the question. Having worked with a number of companies who are wrestling with how to employ data not […]

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IBM EmergingTech @Strata Hadoop Singapore

See what we’ll be demo’ing and talking about at the upcoming Strata+Hadoop World event. Get a glimpse of what Emerging Tech is working on. Join us and other IBM teams at the Strata+Hadoop World event in Singapore. In our booth, we’ll have team members talking about Bluemix, BigInsights, and Spark as a Service. We’ll be able to show you how […]

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IBM Emerging Technologies Participates in UK-first IoT and Blockchain Hackathon

IOT and Blockchain Hackathon On 7th November, an IoT (Internet of Things) and Blockchain hackathon ran in London. Organised by the Ethereum London meetup group, the hackathon attracted ten teams with the challenge of creating first-of-a-kind solutions that combine Blockchain technology with IoT. Such was the level of interest that teams joined remotely from Canada and India to be part […]

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Using Notebooks and Spark on Bluemix

In this demonstration we are going to utilize the IBM Apache Spark and IBM Cloudant Bluemix services to process and persist data from the Meetup rsvp stream. On the backend the IBM Apache Spark service will be using the the Spark Kernel. The Spark Kernel provides an interface that allows clients to interact with a Spark Cluster. Clients can send libraries […]

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Mobile Identity On-the-go with Marist College

In today’s fast paced society, people are always on the go. We are constantly traveling from place to place all while striving for the utmost convenience and control over our every day tasks. IBM Mobile Identity (MI) offers individuals instant access, availability, and reliability to their identification documents at any moments notice right from the palm of their hand. Its […]

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Signal Classification: Powerful Patterns from Simple Features

This is the third in the Series of SETI project postings.  SETI sparks Machine Learning to sift Big Data and Types of BigData from the Allen Telescope Array are available on the IBM Emerging Technologies Blog. IBM jStart team has partnered with the SETI Institute to develop a Spark application to analyze the millions of radio events that have been […]

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Coding for Social Solutions in Costa Rica: Bluemix Hackathon

33 teams participated in the Hackathon in Costa Rica intent on creating social solutions. Utilizing IBM Bluemix, anyone with a laptop and an internet connection can use cloud and compete. This enables IBM Costa Rica to become a global innovation hub without having to build out expensive infrastructure. Desarrollando América Latina Ana Helena Chacón Echeverría, Vice President of Costa Rica, kicked […]

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