August 29, 2013
Just last week we had a very interesting #ibmblu twitterchat on "Controlling Your Data Footprint." Many experts participated in this discussion and many great points were made.
July 25, 2013
Big data is a key infrastructure in the Internet of Things (IoT), but it’s far from the only piece of the fabric.
June 27, 2013
What is an enterprise data warehouse (EDW)? You’d think the industry would have achieved some consensus on this topic by now, but you’d be mistaken.
January 23, 2013
While “a single version of the truth” might sound reassuring, relying on such a strategy can seriously impede real-time businesses. For many missions, it’s time to embrace a plural version of the truth.
January 3, 2013
Will this be the year of the “big data hybrid”? What will become of cross-scale architectures and next best action? Will governance finally take center stage? And will data scientists still be sexy? James Kobielus looks at all this and more in his predictions for 2013.
November 19, 2012
For 27 years, at a site bordered to its south by the bank of the Moskva River, a deep hole and sparse foundations spoke of a country whose resources proved insufficient fuel for its leader’s vanity.
November 1, 2012
The need to innovate and stay ahead of customer demands is even more imperative today.
October 9, 2012
Big data is the core of your new enterprise application architecture. In the broader evolutionary picture, analytics and transactions will share a common big data infrastructure, encompassing storage, processing, memory, networking and other resources.
October 1, 2012
Expertise is precious and hard-won. Perhaps you’ve cultivated it in-house through long-term investment in staff skills and training, in which case you risk having it walk all out the door at any time. Perhaps you’ve recruited experts externally, and paid a premium for their specialties.
September 6, 2012
According to several research firms, 70% of traditional data warehousing/Business Intelligence projects were considered failures.