Predictive analytics can already help companies prevent churn and anticipate equipment breakdowns, but MIT has applied it to a new realm altogether: protecting ships and crews at sea from so-called "rogue waves."
Containers are revolutionizing enterprise IT in much the way smartphones have transformed the world of consumer technology, but there's still much more to come.
Machines may be able to "automate away" much of what needs to happen in the business world, but only the parts they're better at anyway, says H2O.ai CEO SriSatish Ambati.
Oracle is acquiring cloud startup Ravello for a reported $500 million.
The U.S. National Security Agency could be relying on a seriously flawed machine-learning model to target drone strikes in Pakistan, according to a new analysis of slides uncovered last year by whistleblower Edward Snowden.
GitHub's popular code-sharing service for developers has long been available in a self-hosted enterprise version, and now it's coming to IBM's Bluemix cloud platform.
The digital-transformation imperative looms large in the business world today, but it's not always clear how on-premises software and data should fit into the picture. IBM hopes to help.
Countless patching efforts are now under way for the years-old bug discovered in the GNU C Library this week, but organizations that use container technology shouldn't relax just yet.
There's nothing like raging success to bring on a pack of competitors, and that's exactly what's now happening in the enterprise-collaboration arena.
There's no shortage of dire warnings about robots taking over human jobs, but often overlooked is the potential for robots and humans to work together.
Hadoop, Spark and Kafka have already had a defining influence on the world of big data, and now there's yet another Apache project with the potential to shape the landscape even further.
A buffer-overflow vulnerability uncovered Tuesday in the GNU C Library poses a serious threat to countless Linux users.
It's a rare business today that doesn't depend on data in some significant way, but does that mean most every company needs a chief data officer?
SAP has placed a big bet on Hana, so customers that haven't already switched to the in-memory computing platform can be sure they'll be encouraged to do so in the near future. If they're smart, they'll make sure they're ready first.
Google has prevailed in a court case filed against it by U.K.-based online mapping company Streetmap alleging anticompetitive behavior.