At the Spark & Machine Learning Meetup in Brussels on October 27, 2016, Pierre Borckmans of Real Impact Analytics delivered a lightning talk called "Writing Spark applications, the easy way: How to focus on your data pipelines and forget about the rest."
Big data and design thinking share some common core principles for creating highly connected, meaningful business and customer user experiences. See why organizations worldwide are realizing the magic of combining big data with design thinking to generate value for powerful business use cases.
Do you find yourself increasingly having to make decisions amid uncertain conditions? The advanced capabilities offered by IBM SPSS Statistics aim to make Monte Carlo simulation a part of your risk analysis by bringing these two worlds together in a single software solution.
Banks generate all kinds of reports, but not all of them can explain customer behavior or predict a customer’s next move. Find out how IBM Customer Insight for Banking uses cognitive analytics to give you vital insight into customer behavior, allowing you to predict financial events, prevent churn
Customers’ desires have changed dramatically through the years. Most notably, modern consumers expect organizations to know them—and, what’s more, to anticipate their needs. In such an environment, traditional approaches to customer segmentation are giving way to new methods of engaging with
Spreadsheets are excellent tools as far as they go—but how far can they truly go? If you’re pushing your spreadsheet-based solutions beyond their viable limits, then they might be doing more harm than good. Discover what considerations you shouldn’t ignore when using spreadsheets for statistical
Over the past two years IBM has been moving in the direction of being a data driven cognitive and cloud company. As part of this transformation, IBM has acquired The Weather Company that provides some of the most accurate weather data to pinpoint the impact of impending weather event to a specific
Many avenues can be explored at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016. See what one observer came away with after attending several sessions devoted to the CDO and collaboration, tools and strategy within the CDO domain.
From self-service analytics to the cloud, chief data officers (CDOs) had a wealth of information at their fingertips on the first day of IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016. Catch the high points of some of Monday’s most relevant sessions for CDOs in this quick recap.
Today’s telecommunications providers find themselves facing a Gordian Knot when investing in improving the customer experience cost-effectively while revenue shrinks because of a variety of factors. See what some real-world telecommunications providers are doing to attempt to untie the Gordian Knot
This industry customer panel was recorded live on Wall Street at the IBM Forum for Financial Services in New York City on 20 September 2016. It includes comments on the business benefits of IBM Customer Insight Solutions from Pershing, Southern Farm Bureau, USAA and US Bank. IBM Customer Insight
A demonstration of the IBM Customer Insight solutions for banking, wealth management and insurance was recorded live on Wall Street at the IBM Forum for Financial Services in New York City on 20 September 2016. IBM Customer Insight solutions are based on industry-specific models and can effectively