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A data integration strategy is essential for success in hybrid data environments

A data integration strategy is essential for success in hybrid data environments

September 22, 2015 | by Robert Routzahn, Portfolio Marketing Manager, Information Integration & Governance, IBM
Adopting a data integration strategy is the first step toward achieving success with data. Using such a strategy can instill confidence in customers and allow company leaders to react quickly and appropriately, all while reducing risk and costs.
Prepare and maintain third-party data in hybrid environments

Prepare and maintain third-party data in hybrid environments

September 22, 2015 | by Robert Routzahn, Portfolio Marketing Manager, Information Integration & Governance, IBM
Ensuring that third-party data in hybrid environments meets the quality standards many organizations follow for maintaining trust and confidence in their in-house data is imperative. Check out best practices for preparing, maintaining and monitoring third-party data to help boost efficiency and...
Big data trends: The top eight analytics lessons for business

Big data trends: The top eight analytics lessons for business

September 21, 2015 | by Hema Reddy, Program Director, IBM Systems Big Data and Analytics Portfolio Marketing, IBM
Big data and analytics technology is driving business forward, the newest natural resource in the ever-changing world of computing. Yet even in a constantly evolving industry, certain trends stand out. Take a look at what’s on the horizon for big data and analytics, and find out how it could affect...
Turning insight into action at IBM Insight 2015

Turning insight into action at IBM Insight 2015

September 16, 2015 | by Jennifer McGinn, Program Director, Marketing, IBM Analytics
Managing increasing amounts of data from numerous sources can challenge organizations that want to derive insight from it. However, new technologies can help companies integrate this information successfully to drive their businesses.
Don’t just be part of the audience—be part of the action at IBM Insight 2015

Don’t just be part of the audience—be part of the action at IBM Insight 2015

September 14, 2015 | by Jennifer McGinn, Program Director, Marketing, IBM Analytics
Learn by doing at IBM Insight 2015, a hands-on data and analytics conference. Join IBM leaders and partners to discover how the solutions you want could help your business achieve its goals.
IBM Insight 2015: The perfect climate for collaboration

IBM Insight 2015: The perfect climate for collaboration

September 14, 2015 | by Jennifer McGinn, Program Director, Marketing, IBM Analytics
Many of us might not give much thought to weather data having an impact on business outcomes and decision making. Surprisingly, there are many ways weather can effect organizations spanning many industries. And a great way to learn more is to attend IBM Insight 2015, which will highlight the recent...
Leveraging openness to supercharge your analytics

Leveraging openness to supercharge your analytics

September 3, 2015 | by Paula Wiles Sigmon, Program Director, Analytics Platform Marketing, IBM
Is your company open for business? Discover how you can supercharge your analytics by adopting an open mindset toward new innovations and information sharing alike.
Why we need a methodology for data science

Why we need a methodology for data science

August 24, 2015 | by John Rollins, Data Scientist, IBM Analytics, IBM
No less than traditional scientists, data scientists need a guiding strategy for solving problems. Such a methodology should directly address the problem at hand and should provide a framework for obtaining answers and results. Learn more about the Foundational Methodology for Data Science and how...
Applying data analytics to personalize care for every cancer patient

Applying data analytics to personalize care for every cancer patient

August 19, 2015 | by Bernhard Warner, Veteran Journalist and Partner, StoryTK
Medical experts agree that personalized care is integral to the fight against cancer, but providing such care is easier said than done when more than 14 million people are diagnosed with cancer each year. In this podcast, hear how one of the world’s leading cancer researchers plans to use big data...
Driving in-memory data warehousing into the big data cloud

Driving in-memory data warehousing into the big data cloud

July 27, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
The modern data warehouse (DW) lives in the cloud and is rapidly evolving into an in-memory platform for high-performance in-database analytics. As evidenced by IBM’s launch last year of dashDB and the latest enhancement release to the service, the fully managed in-memory cloud DW is already a...