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CVS calls on IBM's Watson for predictive analytics

CVS Health has a new partner for its care management services: IBM's Watson computing platform, which will provide predictive analytics for patients with chronic disease.

Windows 10 security features may lead to rapid retail implementation

Although notoriously slow to upgrade Windows operating systems, retailers may be scrutinizing yesterday's release of Windows 10 more than past upgrades. The Microsoft system's new features may compell retailers to upgrade sooner than usual, but they still won't rush to the download site like many consumers.

Windows Server 2003 support ends, millions of unprotected servers

Retailers who have not yet made plans for the end of Microsoft support for Windows Server 2003 now have less than a week to get ready.

How Room & Board makes data personal

Creating the online equivalent of the in-store experience, one that hinges on associate interaction, is a challenge for any retailer. So for home furniture chain Room & Board, the idea that impersonal data could create a more personalized experience was a foreign one.

Retail's winners seize digital marketing technologies

Marketing in retail has been on the front lines of omnichannel transformation the longest of any retail department. As the most customer-facing activity, marketing has quickly become the most obvious way to see whether a retailer is able to present one brand face to the customer or not.

Amazon and Sears top list of most price dynamic retailers

Amazon and Sears top a new list of most price dynamic retailers, changing prices on the highest percentage of inventory on a daily basis.

Tesco and Verizon Partner For New Centralization Program

Tesco and Verizon are partnering up, with Tesco migrating to a single global network infrastructure, which will underpin its ongoing application and infrastructure centralization program.