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5 fundamental questions for your data journey

5 fundamental questions for your data journey

May 22, 2018 | by Aliye Ergulen, Portfolio Marketing Leader, WorldWide, IBM
To accelerate its journey to AI, a data-driven organization needs a trusted data foundation that empowers information stakeholders. Stakeholders need the ability to discover, understand, integrate, analyze, govern and self-serve structured and unstructured data — on premises, on cloud, and hybrid...
72-hour rule: Can you identify and report a data breach within 3 days?

72-hour rule: Can you identify and report a data breach within 3 days?

May 22, 2018 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
Rather than worry about your future performance, work to be the best today. The rest will follow. Seize the opportunity to respond to customers in the moment, rather than react too late. That way, everyone benefits.
GDPR:  Where is your data and how did it get there?

GDPR: Where is your data and how did it get there?

May 10, 2018 | by Jonathan Wisler, European Leader, Cloud Infrastructure, IBM
Reduce the needless complexity in your business with the help of the GDPR.
Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Spring 2018

Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Spring 2018

May 10, 2018 | by Oliver Clark, Social Media Execution Strategist, IBM
Building on the success of the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017, the IBM Chief Data Officer Summit Spring 2018 took place 1 - 2 May in San Francisco. We've collected a full social recap in the below Twitter Moment, as well as interviews and keynote videos for you to peruse.
How to create a more flexible relational environment

How to create a more flexible relational environment

May 10, 2018 | by George Baklarz, Program Director, Core Database Technical Sales, IBM
For years, the relational database has been the stalwart backbone of organizational operations. Its set structure of rows and columns is perfectly suited to capture the data being generated from daily transactions reliably and efficiently.
What is free Hadoop costing you?

What is free Hadoop costing you?

May 8, 2018 | by Holly Vatter, Product Marketing Manager for Data Lake & Hortonworks Partnership, IBM
By 2025, there will be 180 trillion gigabytes of data in the world, compared to only 10 trillion gigabytes in 2015. Of this, 90 percent will be unstructured, which is why many organizations are adopting open source data lake technologies such as Apache Hadoop to handle this expanding volume and...
Find the rotten insights dragging down your business

Find the rotten insights dragging down your business

May 7, 2018 | by Anson Kokkat, Worldwide Offering Manager for Hybrid Data Management Platform, IBM
Each insight is useful for only a limited amount of time, so organizations that don’t closely track their insights’ shelf lives may be making poor decisions because of outdated information. Learn how to fix this.
You can't outsource your GDPR responsibility

You can't outsource your GDPR responsibility

May 4, 2018 | by Cindy Compert, Distinguished Engineer and Security CTO, IBM
In the context of the GDPR, businesses’ duty of care to customers doesn’t end when they pass on their data to third parties. There’s still work to do.
GDPR: Quickest wins and easiest mistakes

GDPR: Quickest wins and easiest mistakes

May 3, 2018 | by Richard Hogg, Global GDPR & Governance Offerings Evangelist, IBM
As you prepare for a big event such as the GDPR, you must show willingness to work towards your goal of compliance and to give credit where it’s due for a well-developed plan.
GDPR compliance: Reasons to be cheerful

GDPR compliance: Reasons to be cheerful

In a series of blog posts, the ‘Coach’ offers recommendations on how to get businesses into shape so they can thrive in the new data era.

May 2, 2018 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
When you hire a life coach, feelings can often be mixed. Someone is helping you on the way to improving yourself, but that path is one you have to walk, and it can be tough. Feelings can be much the same about the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which some organizations...

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