Blogs

How analytics superhero Mike Tamir uses data to fight fake news

How analytics superhero Mike Tamir uses data to fight fake news

July 9, 2018 | by Melissa Love, Influencer Marketing Manager, IBM
How can we always be sure the stories we’re reading are accurate? Is there an agenda to distort facts to change opinions? Does a story assert falsehoods, misquote its subjects or rely on hyperbole? In short: is the news we’re consuming the truth? Or is it “fake news?” Meet Mike Tamir, an analytics...
How advanced analytics pulls insights from the weather, part 1

How advanced analytics pulls insights from the weather, part 1

July 5, 2018 | by Krish Krishnan, President, Sixth Sense Advisors Inc.
Natural disasters seem inescapable, leaving us feeling vulnerable in the hands of nature. How is this possible, given all the data and technology that surrounds us today? Can’t experts get better at prediction, and even try to stave off more natural calamities or more effectively reduce the loss of...
Become the data leader driving your company's culture of insight

Become the data leader driving your company's culture of insight

June 27, 2018 | by Vinayak Agrawal, Offering Manager - IBM Hosted Analytics with Hortonworks, IBM
More than 75% of C-level executives consider it a top priority to better leverage data and analytics in their decision-making. Unfortunately, less than half of individual workers say the same — a disconnect that highlights how hard it can be to make those C-level priorities a reality.
4 steps for running a machine learning pilot project

4 steps for running a machine learning pilot project

June 21, 2018 | by Matthew Johnsen, Social Content Writer, IBM Cloud
Running a machine learning pilot project is a great early step on the road to full adoption. To get started, you’ll need to build a cross-functional team of business analysts, engineers, data scientists and key stakeholders. From there, the process looks a lot like the scientific method taught in...
Data democratization is driving self-service analytics

Data democratization is driving self-service analytics

June 20, 2018 | by Dan Schallenkamp, Offering Manager, InfoSphere Information Server for Data Quality, IBM
Data democratization allows data to be accessed across the organization and empowers individuals to use the data in their decision making and gain critical business insights. Data democratization is fast becoming a game changer as it’s moving towards a user centric micro-services based architecture...
Adding MongoDB to the IBM enterprise database ecosystem

Adding MongoDB to the IBM enterprise database ecosystem

June 19, 2018 | by Mike Connor, Manager, Db2 Tools Product Management, IBM
The modern data landscape demands more than one type of database. That’s IBM has rolled out JSON-document-based databases in Db2 and Cloudant, as well as partnered with select database providers to offer developer-focused database services through the IBM Compose platform.
Teaming on Data: IBM and Hortonworks broaden relationship

Teaming on data: IBM and Hortonworks broaden relationship

June 18, 2018 | by Rob Thomas, General Manager, IBM Analytics Platform, IBM
Data is driving business. And as volumes climb with no end in sight, companies have a decision to make: harness and extract insight from that data, or watch your competitors do it as they pass you by.
How to optimize your business decision-making

How to optimize your business decision-making

June 7, 2018 | by Sajan Kuttappa, Product Marketing Manager – IBM Decision Optimization, IBM
Decision-makers across many different industries are making complex decisions every day that involve optimizing trade-offs to make the right business choices.
Why digital business needs a trusted data foundation

Why digital business needs a trusted data foundation

June 7, 2018 | by Yves Mulkers, Data Architect & Social Media Manager, 7wData
This is an era in which everything has become digital. We live in the data-driven society. The difficulty is that all this digital technology still doesn’t totally cooperate.
IBM Recognized as Hortonworks Partner of the Year

IBM Recognized as Hortonworks Partner of the Year

A testament to open-source for enterprises

June 6, 2018 | by Jerry Green, WW Open Source Sales and Strategy Leader, IBM
There’s a lot to love about open-source technology. Based on the idea that a community of people can iterate on and improve something better than a single person, team, or even company, open-source promises continuous innovation and community support.

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