Enterra Insights

In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd Hayes is the active editor of this blog.


Memorial Day 2022

Memorial Day was first celebrated in remembrance of those who died during the U.S. Civil War. Eventually, the celebration expanded to honor all individuals who lost their lives during conflict. When we

Read More »

Business Advantages of Advanced Analytics

“The digital era has most organizations pursuing the fruits of data-driven strategies,” writes freelancer Bob Violino (@BobViolino). “But ensuring payoff is more nuanced than most think.”[1] With most consultants urging businesses to

Read More »

The Benefits of Augmented Intelligence

When IBM coined the term “cognitive computing” to describe its Watson computing system, the company was trying to find a term that captured how this technology could help human decision-makers. Former IBM

Read More »

National Decency Day 2022

You can find a “national day” for just about any topic; however, few topics need or deserve as much attention as decency and civility. Over the weekend, you probably missed celebrating National

Read More »

Transforming Global Supply Chains

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results.” That’s an oft-quoted saying of uncertain origin dating back to the 1980s. It rings so true, however, that it

Read More »

What’s the Quantum Computing Apocalypse?

According to the Oxford Languages Dictionary, an apocalypse is “the complete final destruction of the world, as described in the biblical book of Revelation” or “an event involving destruction or damage on

Read More »