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Tim Vincent
IBM Fellow and VP, CTO for Information & Analytics Group, IBM

Tim Vincent is an IBM Fellow, Vice President, and the Group CTO for Information and Analytics. His passion is working with customers to understand their business problems and how Analytics products are, or could be, used in their environments. He utilizes knowledge gained from these engagements to strongly influence the overall strategy of IBM products. Tim joined IBM in 1991 and has been a lead designer and then Chief Architect for the DB2 relational database produce before becoming CTO for Information Management in 2011.

Insight Ops: The road to a collaborative self-service model

Insight Ops: The road to a collaborative self-service model

July 28, 2016 | by Tim Vincent, IBM Fellow and VP, CTO for Information & Analytics Group, IBM
Now introducing the “Insight Ops” model. This new model will embrace and enable an agile environment for discovery and exploration and manage the transition necessary to deploy the insight to make it actionable.
InsightOut: Metadata and governance

InsightOut: Metadata and governance

It may sound boring, but it holds the key to self-service

April 27, 2016 | by Tim Vincent, IBM Fellow and VP, CTO for Information & Analytics Group, IBM
Metadata and governance might not have a long history of setting hearts ablaze, but those who are recognizing their importance to self-service are looking to metadata to help organizations fully leverage a wide range of assets across the business. Discover why metadata and governance are taking a...
InsightOut: Role-based interaction with the information and analytics lifecycle

InsightOut: Role-based interaction with the information and analytics lifecycle

March 28, 2016 | by Tim Vincent, IBM Fellow and VP, CTO for Information & Analytics Group, IBM
A variety of organizational roles interact with business data, and each role faces its own particular challenges in collaborating with its IT counterparts. In this installment of the InsightOut series, learn more about the responsibilities of these personas, exploring the considerations that govern...
InsightOut: Enabling a highly collaborative and data-driven organization

InsightOut: Enabling a highly collaborative and data-driven organization

March 14, 2016 | by Tim Vincent, IBM Fellow and VP, CTO for Information & Analytics Group, IBM
Organizations looking to be more data-driven than ever before not only want to pervasively enable analytics across their enterprises, but they also aim to allow for enhanced collaboration and interaction. In this second InsightOut series installment, see how they can face the challenges to...
InsightOut: Multispeed IT drives fast business experiments and empowered citizen analysts

InsightOut: Multispeed IT drives fast business experiments and empowered citizen analysts

February 4, 2016 | by Tim Vincent, IBM Fellow and VP, CTO for Information & Analytics Group, IBM
Disruptive innovations such as big data, machine learning, cognitive computing and cloud-based services are presenting analytics professionals with rapid transformation that impacts business. As a result, organizations are adopting new best practices for data analysis processes. Dig into this first...