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The future of analytics

The future of analytics

April 21, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
Companies are looking for new ways to transform their business using data and analytics to get the insights they need to make the best decisions. Employees can start on the path to discovering business insights at the IBM Vision Conference.
5 ways to leverage telematics for insurance

5 ways to leverage telematics for insurance

April 21, 2015 | by Kimberly Trimble, Social Business Manager, IBM
The Internet of Things is providing organizations with new opportunities to expand their business offerings, grow and retain valuable customers, and improve existing processes to increase efficiency and reduce costs. With an estimated 24 billion connected devices by 2020, the Internet of Things...
From connected to self-enabling vehicles: What's next in automotive

From connected to self-enabling vehicles: What's next in automotive

April 21, 2015 | by Kal Gyimesi, Automotive Marketing Leader, IBM Analytics
Cars and trucks are readily joining the connected world faster than we can keep up with new features. The more capabilities brought into the marketplace, the more confusion there may be for consumers. The next innovation hurdle will be to flip the paradigm and free consumers by making vehicles self...
How vehicle telematics is changing the auto industry

How vehicle telematics is changing the auto industry

April 20, 2015 | by Dan Ricci, Global Automotive Analytics Leader, IBM
The vehicle marketplace is no longer solely focused on vehicle features and performance. The next phase of unprecedented opportunity and innovation will come from vehicle data and the impact it will have on the entire value chain.
Accelerate your operational analytics

Accelerate your operational analytics

April 20, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
Operational analytics are critical to business success. Whatever back-end system powers them—online transaction processing database, data warehouse, data mart, and so on---operational analytics can deliver the insights that drive real-time decisions in today’s dynamic business environments.

Knocking it out of the park with the Internet of Things

April 17, 2015 | by Mary Gorczynski, Social Strategist for the Internet of Things, IBM
@MarysMicrophone hands the microphone to the experts to learn how the Internet of Things is impacting their business.
HealthToon: Taking down chronic diseases with advanced analytics

HealthToon: Taking down chronic diseases with advanced analytics

April 17, 2015 | by Oliver Clark, Social Media Specialist for Public Sector, IBM
Our first HealthToon brings attention to the problem of healthcare providers who are under pressure to reduce readmissions for patients with chronic health conditions.
The Internet of Things rocks the Museum of Natural History

The Internet of Things rocks the Museum of Natural History

April 16, 2015 | by Bret Greenstein, Vice President, Internet of Things Continuous Engineering & Asset Management Solutions, IBM
IBM hosted a signature moment event at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City on April 9, 2015. The event showcased some exciting announcements around the Internet of Things solutions and was received very favorably by all in attendance.
Bridge the gap between insight and action with advanced analytics

Bridge the gap between insight and action with advanced analytics

April 16, 2015 | by Mikhail Lakirovich, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Discover how two complementary technologies, predictive analytics and prescriptive analytics, can work together to help you forecast future events and choose the best response based on your business objectives.
How metalytics can translate petabytes into profit

How metalytics can translate petabytes into profit

April 15, 2015 | by Michael Schrage, Research Fellow, MIT Center for Digital Business
Thoughtful analytics ought to offer measurable insight into how—qualitatively and/or quantitatively—more data correlates with enhanced economic value. Call it the metalytics—analytics about analytics—of value creation and discovery. Data-driven organizations need to take metalytics metrics...