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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.
Can data governance create user satisfaction?

Can data governance create user satisfaction?

October 3, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Companies have a choice when it comes to their strategy for data governance. Aberdeen research shows that it can be onerous and bureaucratic, or it can be liberating and empowering.
Learning machine learning? Six articles you don’t want to miss

Learning machine learning? Six articles you don’t want to miss

September 28, 2017 | by Dinesh Nirmal, Vice President, Analytics Development, IBM
Digital disruption has revolutionized the way we live and do business — and machine learning is the latest wave of that revolution.
Face it, privacy affects us all

Face it, privacy affects us all

September 28, 2017 | by Richard Hogg, Global GDPR & Governance Offerings Evangelist, IBM
GDPR brings into force a raising of the bar across all 28 member states of the EU across the duties, privileges and obligations on and around personal data and its protection. The scope includes anyone in the EU, long term or temporary, on and around their personal data.

Transforming governance in the insights era

September 28, 2017 | by Ron Reuben, Offering Manager, IBM Analytics
There’s a revolution taking place within information governance. This change is driven by the growing needs of business users, and the recognition that trusted, high-quality, easy-to-find data can be the differentiator that drives better business outcomes.  
How to succeed in the multi-cloud era

How to succeed in the multi-cloud era

September 26, 2017 | by Benjamin Tao, VP, Worldwide Portfolio Marketing, IBM Analytics, IBM
In a time when data is perhaps a business’s most valuable resource, the ability to access, protect and analyze information plays a critical role in an organization’s overall multi-cloud strategy. Here's how to succeed.
When faster data science moves the world

When faster data science moves the world

September 26, 2017 | by Noah Kuttler, Marketing, IBM Data Warehouse Offerings, IBM
Learn how the IBM Integrated Analytics System, a unified data platform built on the IBM Common SQL Engine, helps do data science faster with high performance, embedded machine learning capabilities and built-in tools for data scientists to deliver analytics critical to increasing your organization’...
Accelerating time-to-market with fabricated test data

Accelerating time-to-market with fabricated test data

September 25, 2017 | by Kenneth Duemig, Worldwide Sale Lead Analytics/Optim, IBM
Protecting personal and sensitive data is vital. But, understanding the regulatory environment and available tools is just the first step. There are still challenges when building and managing test data environments. Here's how to overcome them.
IBM Business Intelligence ranks highly... But here's what matters most

IBM Business Intelligence ranks highly... But here's what matters most

September 21, 2017 | by Roberta Wakerell, Business Analytics Client Success, IBM
The most recent BARC Score report ranks business intelligence (BI) vendors, but more notably states your BI platform must be strategic and able to span requirements.
Transforming a city with data and insight

Transforming a city with data and insight

Power to the people

September 19, 2017 | by Nickolus Plowden, BI Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM
For the first time in human experience, there’s the opportunity to transform a city by listening to all of its inhabitants, individually. That’s the mission of the Jakarta Smart City (JSC) project, and it’s a major challenge in a district of some 10 million residents.