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Using data intelligence<br>  for smarter border control

Using data intelligence for smarter border control

How Finnish Customs uses its wide-reaching concerns to positive effect Customs is an important operation that not only has far reaching implications for a country, but requires close cooperation between many organisations in order to be truly effective. Day by day, security and issues affecting customs changes unexpectedly, partly in response to global trends, and other times due to current affairs and intelligence. more

Opinion

Data driven decisions in hospitals deliver better healthcare to patients

Data driven decisions in hospitals deliver better healthcare to patients

Digital solutions are transforming many aspects of our lives, but many of us still see medical care as a relatively traditional field. The experience of being hospitalized may not seem so different than it did 20 years ago – but do not be fooled. more

Opinion

5 predictions for the public sector<br> of the future

5 predictions for the public sector of the future

Decisions based on predictive analysis, individually adapted service for citizens and a big lack of big data scientists. These are some of the innovations that will characterise the public sector of the future, according to SAS Institute’s public sector expert Niklas Huss. more

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Innovating Copenhagen from within – <br>one task at a time

Innovating Copenhagen from within – one task at a time

The city of Copenhagen is a magnet for new citizens and enjoys a robust economy. In order to maintain the positive cycle, city CEO Mikkel Hemmingsen ensures that innovation is imbedded in the municipality’s every-day procedures, not seen as stand-alone projects. more

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Meet the winners<br> in an urbanized digital future

Meet the winners in an urbanized digital future

The winners in an information-overloaded urbanized future are those who can either master one very specific skill that can’t be digitalized or those who have access to tools that can transform the endless stream of data into knowledge. more

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Tackling unemployment at the political and personal level

Tackling unemployment at the political and personal level

In order to combat unemployment, initiatives are needed at both the government and the individual level. Big data analytics is helping both politicians and local job centres need real-time data to help discover overall trends and develop personal plans for job seekers. more

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VR Group ensures punctual trains through predictive maintenance

VR Group ensures punctual trains through predictive maintenance

The revolution known as the Internet of Things is dramatically altering business in industrial sectors such as manufacturing, agriculture, energy and transportation. With the vision of being Finland’s leading travel company, the Finnish state-owned railway, VR Group, has dramatically innovated their maintenance by utilizing the Industrial Internet and is now on the fast track to smoother train service and more competitive prices. more