April 18, 2018
- LEAD ARTICLE: IBM i Receives Package Manager Support
- FEATURED ARTICLE: Watson for i: Watson Conversation Can Generate Chatbots and Virtual Agents for Your Business, Part II
- FEATURED ARTICLE: A Small Intro to Big Data, Part 1
- NEWS HIGHLIGHT: New Survey Finds Deep Consumer Anxiety over Data Privacy and Security
- WEBCAST: 5 New and Unique Ways to Use the IBM i Audit Journal
- FEATURED VIDEO: Design an Invoice in 10 Minutes
- EVENT: Not interested? IBM Query, Reporting and Analytics
With Red Hat Package Manager (RPM), IBM aligns itself with the open-source community.
By Steve Pitcher
From what I can tell, this story has not been covered anywhere, and that really surprises me. This is arguably one of the most important updates to IBM i in the history of the operating system. Not since the advent of PASE has there been an enhancement with the potential that this has. Now that's a tall order, I know.
Watson for i: Watson Conversation Can Generate Chatbots and Virtual Agents for Your Business, Part II
IBM Watson Virtual Agent uses the Watson Conversation API to help you build automated, conversational chatbots to provide self-service experiences to customers.
By John Ghrist
In "Watson Conversation Can Generate Chatbots and Virtual Agents for Your Business, Part I," we reviewed how IBM Watson Conversation can help enterprises build chatbots that can use natural-language text and spoken input from humans to support customer-service applications. IBM Watson Virtual Agent (WVA) carries this concept a step further to provide customized tools that can help you create automated self-service environments for customers, as well as analytics tools for customer engagement.
Explore the main considerations you should be aware of before embarking on a (migration or modernization) project. Take a deeper dive into business motivations and factors that could potentially influence your decision to migrate or modernize your existing IT platform and its risks.
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The thousands of customers we've worked with and surveyed state that expectations regarding the digital footprint and vision of the companyare not aligned with the current IT environment.
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Everyone is talking about it. You hear the buzzword on a daily basis, but do you really know what Big Data is?
Written by Rafael Victória-Pereira
You probably heard that joke about the guy who calls his favorite pizza parlor and places his order just to hear the operator tell him that his cholesterol is too high and he should order a different pizza instead. Let me tell you that’s not a joke. That’s the (not so distant) future, filled with Big Data, Data Science, and similar buzzwords. It’s time to get onboard that train and start learning about this brave new world.