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Bismart’s and Libelium’s smart system analyzes the environmental triggers of lung disease in Brussels

Bismart and Libelium have worked on a project to analyze the environmental triggers of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) decompensation in order to be able to size the hospital emergency and hospital admission services as soon as possible before these possible environmental triggers appear.

The 8 Best Text Analytics Systems Available

Text analytics systems are all about helping you get high-quality information out of text inputs. It’s estimated that about 80% of information that’s relevant for a business comes from some sort of unstructured data, much of which is text - think things like e-mails, reports, and even social media posts.

How are the new GDPR privacy regulations going to affect companies’ Big Data?

Here at Bismart, we want to help our clients get as much value out of their data as possible. That’s why we can’t ignore the fact that companies working with big data are going to face major changes starting in April 2018, when the European Union’s new GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) comes into effect. These[...]

What’s the Difference Between Folksonomy and Taxonomy?

Folksonomy and taxonomy are both methods that are commonly used to organize and label data and digital content, often through tags. But while they both try to solve the same issue, there are major differences between the two in how they deal with this information. Let’s discuss the difference between folksonomy and[...]

Key Insights from "Big Data Saves Lives" Event

On June 7, Microsoft and Bismart held the jointly organized “Big Data Saves Lives” event in Barcelona, Spain. The event was attended by professionals who work in organizations that provide basic services and social assistance. Speakers discussed energy poverty and how new technology and Big Data can improve the lives[...]

How Condé Nast Improved Their Processes Using a Simple but Powerful BI Tool (Case Study)

By using the POWER BI tool, the mass media company now has a more complete view of data from its multiple providers, leading to a 30% reduction in support requests, as well as increased agility and efficiency.

Condé Nast is a multinational mass media company based in New York that was founded in 1909. Today, they have[...]

What Will Artificial Intelligence Mean for the Future of Work?

Writing New York Times best sellers. Playing Atari games. Folding your laundry. What do all these things have in common? They’re all things machines may be able to do better than humans in the not-so distant future.

What Exactly is a Smart City?

Lately, there’s been a lot of talk about smart cities – but do you know what they are? What defines a smart city and makes it different from a regular city?