Smarter Business Solutions
The Smarter Business Solutions department develops and supports advanced Business Transformation & Optimization technologies and tools. The research team has expertise in such diverse fields as mathematical optimization (LP/MIP), stochastic modeling and analysis, modeling and simulation, and complex scheduling, and specific industry expertise in such areas as Telco, finance, travel, and transportation.
The department carries out work in a number of areas, including:
- Research in business transformation and model-driven approaches from business to IT (top-down)
- Research and development in business optimization, including mathematical optimization, modeling & simulation and stochastic modeling
- Ongoing projects with several IBM units and with external customers through various channels
- Active participation in the global scientific community through teaching at universities, and collaborating with academics on joint research