What's next in the world of data and analytics in 2018? In part one of Al Martin's discussion with Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer for IBM Analytics, explore the strategies and people your company needs to disrupt and succeed in the year ahead. Do you or your team members need
Big Data and Analytics Hub spoke with IBM Distinguished Engineer John Thomas (@johnjaithomas) about some of the importance of focusing on information architecture to make algorithms meet enterprise needs, as well as how machine learning can most effectively be applied in hybrid scenarios in 2018.
Two paradoxes of information technology are: data has no value if you can’t access it, and it’s a liability if the wrong people access it. Company leaders don’t think they need data governance until these paradoxes hit them hard.
According to IBM CEO Ginni Rometty, data is the world’s new natural
Kick off 2018 by exploring machine learning and what it can do for your business. The authors of Machine Learning for Dummies – Judith Hurwitz, and Daniel Kirsch – are here to help you. In this episode, Judith, Daniel and Al discuss the state of machine learning today, how to use it to advance your
Whether you want to build a bridge, explore the sea, or simply try to identify new markets, you will only be as good as the data you use. This means it must be complete, in context, trusted and easily accessible to drive insights.
Earlier this year, IBM held the “Fast Track Your Data — Live from New York” event for thousands of our clients. Our mission: to help business and technology leaders better understand the critical importance that data and analytics play in an organization’s digital transformation. Technology
The 2017 Data Governance Winter Conference on 4 - 8 December covered topics ranging from how to start a data governance program to attaining data governance maturity to how to improve your organization’s information quality. After attending, Brian Mayer, business ready data practitioner, and Mark
There are many right ways companies are using data: to know their customers better and to keep up with their needs and expectations to drive loyalty without sacrificing privacy. Here are some recommended reads that will help you learn how to stay on your customers’ good side while still gaining the
If the first things that come to mind when you think of AI assistants are the likes of Amazon Alexa or Google Home, it’s time to learn about embodied cognition, AI that can physically interact with its environment. A year ago, IBM researchers did just that and brought Watson services into the
If you work in the field of sales commissions, you’re likely aware of ASC 606, the five-step revenue recognition model and timelines. The basic premise on which both ASC 606 and IFRS 15 have been formulated is that an organization can recognize revenue from a customer contract only when the
Five years ago, people were talking about it. Today, it’s completely mainstream. Learn how to use cloud to enhance your business in part two of our podcast with IBM Fellow Sam Lightstone. Sam discusses how data is moved, stored, and automated in the cloud. Also, learn the steps to invention and how
It can be difficult to keep up with all the best podcast episodes during the year. That's why we've compiled the Top 10 podcasts of the year from the IBM Big Data & Analytics Hub Insights Podcast feed right here.
Do you know how often you are using the cloud every single day? In part one of our discussion with IBM Fellow Sam Lightstone, learn about cloud computing and why it is increasingly important in our data-driven world. Also, learn alternatives to loading private data to the cloud, data movement, and