SONOMA COUNTY – The Sonoma County Water Agency and IBM have teamed up to address water management issues. IBM's water-management system will help SCWA more efficiently allocate resources based on near real-time information by bringing together and analyzing data, including water usage and quality, weather, climate and environmental considerations. The system includes geographical and system map views to quickly identify and address specific issues, collaboration tools to allow stakeholders to easily share and access information, a web portal to provide a collective view of data and analytic capabilities for customized reports.