IBM is a globally integrated technology and consulting company headquartered in Armonk, New York. With operations in more than 170 countries, innovation is at the core of IBM's strategy. IBM's cognitive business operations are processes and decisions that can help your company sense, respond and learn. Business operations infused with cognitive capabilities capitalize on data to heighten awareness of workflows, context and environment. Cognitive business operations continuously learn, yielding more accurate forecasting and greater operational effectiveness—and decision making at the speed of streaming data.