Tag Archives: automation

Bob Picciano: IBM to Offer New Natural Language-Based Watson Analytics Service

IBM has launched an interactive Watson Analytics service that is designed with cognitive functions that work to recognize natural languages for self-service visual and predictive data analytics. The company said Sept. 16 that the service will initially be available as a cloud-based tool that delivers automated services such as data refinement and data warehousing via desktop-based or mobile …

Read More »

Cisco, Red Hat Expand Partnership Into Open Cloud Collaboration; Paul Cormier Comments

Cisco and Red Hat have extended their partnership to open collaboration around the OpenStack, Intercloud and Application Centric Infrastructure tools and unveiled a new integrated infrastructure for cloud deployments on OpenStack. Cisco said Thursday the new Cisco UCS Integrated Infrastructure product family is designed for private cloud operations on OpenStack and on-ramp to Intercloud for …

Read More »

Thales to Update Iraq’s Air Traffic Control System; Jean-Marc Alias Comments

Thales has won a contract of an undisclosed amount to provide Iraq with technology used to manage air traffic operations. Iraq’s Civil Aviation Authority selected the Thales TopSky-ATC automation platform and RSM970S surveillance equipment for the country’s airspace system modernization project, Thales said Thursday. This contract from the Iraqi government …

Read More »

Siemens Launches Cloud-Based 3D App

Siemens’ product lifecycle management division has unveiled a cloud-based Web application for creating three-dimensional models of production sites in an effort to help customers collaborate on shared data. The Tecnomatix IntoSite software is built to keep 3D models of facilities, produce geographical context and provide virtual navigation through the site, …

Read More »

Kofax Designs Analytics Tool to Manage Cash, Vendor Operations; Anthony Macciola Comments

Kofax has released a smart process automation technology that is intended to help customers in the accounts payable segment manage challenges and trends. The Kofax TotalAgility AP Automation program includes process administration, invoice capture, analytics and mobile options that work to help clients account for their departments’ cash and vendor …

Read More »

GE Launches Big Data Software For Automation Market Pursuit; Don Busiek Comments

General Electric has launched a new big data management software tool for manufacturing, design and automation enterprises as part of the company’s push into automation and software markets. GE originally developed Proficy Vision in-house to manage the company’s network of factories, International Business Times reported Thursday. The company has used …

Read More »