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Courtney Pallotta
Go-to-market leader, Big Data, IBM
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Courtney is a marketing professional, entrepreneur and IBMer with extensive experience in go-to-market strategy, program management, execution and demand generation. She has a passion for understanding client success and engaging clients to share their successes. As a founding Netezza marketing team member, real client satisfaction has always been at the forefront of her marketing strategy. She enjoys spending time with her three children and husband, running and doing anything outdoors.

It's time to use Hadoop for social good—are you in?

November 24, 2014
Last month I introduced the Big Data for Social Good Challenge and since then it has opened for submissions with data sets from around the globe plus lots of prize winning opportunities. You might have seen that Chip and Jason are in—are you? Read More

Big data for social good

October 15, 2014
Agile development requires agile fingers, and big problems require smart minds working together to solve them. Big data has opened the door for everyone to collaborate, think bigger and drive change in the world. Accessible and open services make harnessing the power of big data for these changes a reality. Read More

Legos for grown-ups: Building with IBM Bluemix

October 8, 2014
In the world of big data and analytics, cloud capabilities offer a great opportunity and shorten the path between ideas and action. IBM’s new Bluemix platform for developers continues to grow, offering users new capabilities every day that they can attach, build and deploy for web and mobile app success. Read More

Build the next great app in the cloud

Big data and data management services on IBM Bluemix

August 14, 2014
Think it, try it and build it with IBM Bluemix, a cloud-based developer sandbox for big data and data management services. Bluemix makes agile mobile and web app development with best of breed capabilities a reality. Read More

Have you heard about the next generation architecture for big data and analytics?

June 24, 2014
Big data is everywhere and enterprises require an architecture that supports analysis and insight upon all data sets. The next generation architecture for big data and analytics helps illustrate this concept and ways organizations can harness the power of big data today. Read More

Seeking love? eHarmony turns big data into big outcomes

May 8, 2014
Finding true love is one of life’s great challenges. eHarmony understands this challenge and is bringing science and big data together to help deliver more and better matches, with great success.  Read More

Can retailers really predict shopper behavior by leveraging big data?

March 12, 2014
The Retail Equation leverages big data and analytics to transform the way retailers predict and prevent return fraud leveraging the PureData System for Analytics. Read More

Big data = big outcomes

January 29, 2014
Customers expect more: they expect smart, they expect simple, they expect fast and they expect value. This transcends all industries, and big data is helping enterprises rise to this challenge. Read More

Become a big data brain and transform your business

October 28, 2013
Looking to learn more about the IBM Big Data Platform? Trying to identify the right use case for Big Data in your enterprise? Join your peers in Big Data to learn more by participating in the Big Data Brains program at Information On Demand 2013. Read More