IBM today announced exciting news about their Open Platform initiative with Apache Hadoop. And at its DataFirst Launch Event tonight, IBM will provide an early access view of the new IBM Project DataWorks with Watson, along with an introduction to DataFirst Services from IBM. IBM today also
Going forward, the businesses that truly disrupt their industries will be those who empower all of their personnel with open platforms, tools, and methodologies for data-driven app development. In that regard, this week’s announcement from IBM and our partners represent a key industry milestone.
From risk averse to risk aware, communicating risk needs to be embedded into the entire business. Risk influencer Boris Agranovich provides his perspective on risk communication environments and offers six key tips for streamlining that communication to help achieve corporate compliance.
When modern law enforcement agencies require the ability to do advanced analytics in an environment of mobility and collaboration, they are increasingly relying on cloud capabilities. Learn why in this discussion between Morgan Wright and experts from IBM and Microsoft.
From mobile to tablet to desktop, today’s banking consumers demand instant and all-hours access to their financials across multiple platforms around the world. Online theft has expanded in scope from isolated, single-channel incidents to a whole framework of fraud that can happen anywhere and
5G, augmented reality, virtual reality—we live in an always-on universe that can't feed appetites for information fast enough. What consumer insights can telecommunications providers gain and act on from studying subscriber behavior? In this podcast, influencer Evan Kirstel touches on the digital
The story is familiar. Technology innovation develops at a rapid clip, but agile threat actors seem to never be far behind. Hear what two cybersecurity experts have to say about outthinking threats and minimizing cyber crime through artificial intelligence, cognitive computing and connected
When we look at all the uses of data organizations can embark upon, they fall into four main exercise groups of increasing benefit. Let’s go through each in turn and assess where your organization is in its journey to a healthier business.
Don’t let your guard down in the digital playground: although social media networks have become a part of daily life for many of us, they pose greater risks than many realize. Find out how solutions designed to identify fraudulent activity and stop it in its tracks help make financial security the
Many marketing concerns have seen the light when it comes to the application of big data analysis as a means of outthinking the competition. Discover three best practices for implementing big data analytics for good data science in marketing initiatives.
A recent stop on the IBM outthink tour 2016 punctuated the evolution of cognitive learning systems and their implications for marketing and the delivery of customer experiences that foster retention and loyalty. See how cognitive capabilities are being incorporated into the fabric of everyday job
Under mounting pressure to meet the January 2019 deadline for FRTB implementation, banks must persuade regulators that they have adequate capital reserves and have implemented a stress-proof risk framework. However, a survey of 100 banks conducted by Chartis Research indicates that many banks may
How does blockchain and cognitive computing affect fraud? Listen to the latest Finance in Focus podcast featuring Alex Tapscott, a blockchain expert and coauthor of a best selling book on the topic, who discusses how these technologies have the potential to eliminate fraud.