Blogs

IBM launches new Integrated Analytics System with Machine Learning

IBM launches new Integrated Analytics System with Machine Learning

November 16, 2017 | by Charles King, Principal Analyst and President, Pund-IT, Inc.
Information analytics has never been a “one size fits all” proposition. That applies to the hardware and software technologies organizations employ, the information being parsed and the goals of specific projects.
5 tips for machine learning success outside of Silicon Valley

5 tips for machine learning success outside of Silicon Valley

November 15, 2017 | by Jean-François Puget, Chief Architect – Analytics Solutions, IBM
Machine learning concerns in Silicon Valley tend to be different from those elsewhere in the U.S. — and outside of the U.S. So, here are five tips for those hearing about machine learning efforts in Silicon Valley, but who work elsewhere. These suggestions consider where machine learning and data...
Accelerating compliance and insight with unified governance

Accelerating compliance and insight with unified governance

November 13, 2017 | by Chetan Chaturvedi, Program Director, Ecosystem Offerings, IBM Analytics
In most modern-day organizations, external macros tend to be very influential — leaving little bandwidth for optimizing data governance. And, as stricter data storage and security compliance regulations come into play, it's becoming more and more critical for organizations to ensure they have the...
Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017

Recapping the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017

October 30, 2017 | by Oliver Clark, Social Media Execution Strategist, IBM
See what you missed at the IBM Chief Data Officer Strategy Summit Fall 2017 in Boston, Massachusetts with a collection that includes a full social recap, videos, quotes and more.
Three “must-have” capabilities to unify data governance

Three “must-have” capabilities to unify data governance

October 26, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Today’s most successful companies think differently about data governance. Recent Aberdeen research suggests that top-performing companies are those that create a more holistic approach to data governance, incorporating the right technologies, processes, skill sets and internal capabilities.
First-ever IBM Analytics University empowers data transformation

First-ever IBM Analytics University empowers data transformation

October 24, 2017 | by Phylicia Teymer, Social Media Strategist, IBM
If you’re holding an event for the very first time, what helps you gauge its success? At IBM Analytics University, we turned to social media analytics. Here’s a summary of what we learned from the experts and from Watson Analytics for Social Media.
Three considerations for your unified data platform journey

Three considerations for your unified data platform journey

October 11, 2017 | by Rob Utzschneider, WW Technical Sales Leader - Information Server, IBM
Although there are many new and emerging classes of data integration, quality and governance software tools available in the market, many large organizations are coming to the conclusion that they're best served by a single unified enterprise data integration, quality and governance platform that...
Picking a data management solution just got easier

Picking a data management solution just got easier

October 9, 2017 | by Priyanka Jain, Offering Manager, IBM
Organizations are collecting terabytes of data, so it’s not surprising that organizations are scrambling to identify a data management solution that fits their unique environment. The freedom of choosing the right data source to fit an organization’s data storage strategy is the key to robust data...
5 reasons Analytics University is the analytics event of 2017

5 reasons Analytics University is the analytics event of 2017

October 5, 2017 | by Forsyth Alexander, Senior Writer and Content Strategist, IBM
IBM Analytics is coming to Berlin and New Orleans this October. Here are five traits that make the conference unique. Can't make it? Join the Facebook livestream on October 10 or watch the replay to hear the opening session keynotes from Joel Shapiro and Marc Altshuller.
Top companies seek out diverse data types

Top companies seek out diverse data types

October 5, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Over the past few years, two major trends have overtaken the world of analytics and data-driven decision-making.