Blogs

Big Data at NASA

Big Data at NASA

August 14, 2017 | by John Sprague, Deputy Associate CIO for Technology and Innovation, NASA
Data already is the new currency and is at the heart of everything digital. I like to repeat the adage, “Data becomes Information, becomes Knowledge, becomes Wisdom”. And “It’s all about the data”. So why do we send up probes, sensors or satellites — for the data?
An Exciting Data Science Experience on Hortonworks Data Platform

An exciting data science experience on Hortonworks Data Platform

August 14, 2017 | by Vinay Shukla, Director, Product Management, Hortonworks
On June 13th 2017, Hortonworks and IBM announced an extension of our partnership. A key part of this partnership is the collaboration on IBM Data Science Experience (DSX). This collaboration is win-win in that it brings a production-ready full-cycle data science experience to Hortonworks Data...
The Data Governance Story: How to develop Policies & Rules

The data governance story: How to develop policies & rules

August 7, 2017 | by Marc Haber, Offering Manager, IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog, IBM
If information is paramount, it becomes our collective responsibility to nurture, develop, secure and protect information. One should nurture and develop information so that it is well formed, mature and timely; and secure and protect information so that it is valued and guarded, not shared or...
Web Analytics with IBM EventStore: Ingest Streaming Web Events Data

Web analytics with IBM EventStore: Ingest streaming web events data

August 7, 2017 | by Siva Anne, Software Architect - IBM Analytics, IBM
Universal connectivity is fueling streams of event data from a variety of event sources. Increasingly, organizations are developing and deploying event driven applications to harness the growing volumes of event data. IBM EventStore offers a scalable integrated system for enterprises to ingest,...
World@Work Spotlight on Sales: An Event for Compensation Professionals

World@Work Spotlight on Sales: An event for compensation professionals

August 7, 2017 | by Nadine Nesling, Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM
On August 21st, the World@Work Spotlight on Sales conference will begin. Plan to attend to hear about the latest trends, best practices and advancements in sales compensation.
A is for Analytics University

A is for Analytics University

August 3, 2017 | by Nick Falkingham, Analytics Predictive & BI Global Executive, IBM
IBM Analytics University is a learning event where you can join over 75 workshops, sessions, labs, in-depth discussions, and deep-dive product demonstrations. This is not merely a “show-and-tell” event. IBM Analytics University will have you working hands-on with our products to test and experience...
Ingest and Analyze Streaming Event Data at Scale with IBM EventStore

Ingest and analyze streaming event data at scale with IBM EventStore

July 31, 2017 | by Siva Anne, Software Architect - IBM Analytics, IBM
In the connected world of today’s digital economy, apps, IoT devices, vehicles, appliances and servers are generating endless stream of event data. The stream of events describes what is happening over time and offers the opportunity to track and analyze things as they happen.
ITIQ Spotlight with Justin Saul

ITIQ spotlight with Justin Saul

July 20, 2017 | by Andrea Braida, Portfolio Marketing Manager, IBM
It’s no secret that most successful businesses today depend on data—and that’s more true of technology companies and start-ups than any other segment. The ability to analyze information, derive insight quickly, and make confident, timely decisions can often help a software company break into a new...
Cyber Security Powered by AI and Machine Learning

Cyber security powered by AI and machine learning

July 20, 2017 | by Karan Sachdeva, Sales Leader Big Data Analytics APAC, IBM
The latest executive report published by IBM Institute for Business Value puts the estimated cost of cyber crime to the global economy in a range of USD 375–575 billion per year. Reputational damage, which is hard to calculate, comes on top of all this. No industry and geography has remained...
Sales Performance Management: the Why?

Sales performance management: The why?

July 18, 2017 | by Zachary Burnett, Worldwide Sales Leader, Sales Performance Management, IBM
Why? This is a question we subconsciously answer for most things we do: why do we spend hours reviewing email or sitting on conference calls? But if we take time to consciously reflect on the “Why” of our business activities, I predict it would alter our actions and probably predicate a re-...