Blogs

Understanding data access in a complex world

Understanding data access in a complex world

October 27, 2016 | by Elizabeth Koumpan, Executive Architect, IBM
The complexity of multiple data sources contributing to the rising tide of data has executives at many enterprises up at night because of concerns involving risks, regulations and compliance. See why information governance is especially vital in today’s complex ecosystem of voluminous data sources...
Avoid the storm with trusted data

Avoid the storm with trusted data

October 27, 2016 | by Manoj Thatte, North America Consultative Sales Leader, Master Data Management and Information Governance, IBM
Over the past two years IBM has been moving in the direction of being a data driven cognitive and cloud company. As part of this transformation, IBM has acquired The Weather Company that provides some of the most accurate weather data to pinpoint the impact of impending weather event to a specific...
Another informative day speaking with CDOs at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016

Another informative day speaking with CDOs at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016

October 26, 2016 | by Chris Gillar, Content Marketing Manager, IBM Analytics Platform, IBM
Many avenues can be explored at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016. See what one observer came away with after attending several sessions devoted to the CDO and collaboration, tools and strategy within the CDO domain.
Taking a chance on smaller sessions at World of Watson 2016

Taking a chance on smaller sessions at World of Watson 2016

October 26, 2016 | by Keith McCormick, Independent Consultant
Whether in the automotive world or at the copier, predictive modeling is helping organizations boost their return on investment without incurring marketing expenses, augmenting staff rosters or changing product lines. In this rundown of three smaller sessions from IBM Insight at World of Watson...
Survival guide for the IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016 bookstore

Survival guide for the IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016 bookstore

October 26, 2016 | by Keith McCormick, Independent Consultant
IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016 certainly has a lot to offer, and one good place to start is the conference bookstore. Take a look at this overview for surviving the challenge of finding the right title for your technology of choice.
Close the skills gap at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016

Close the skills gap at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016

October 25, 2016 | by Keith McCormick, Independent Consultant
IBM is joining educators from around the globe in their quest to unleash a new generation of data scientists on the world. During the IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016 conference, discover how data science initiatives and offerings are empowering up-and-coming data scientists everywhere.
A deeper shade of simplicity at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016

A deeper shade of simplicity at IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016

October 25, 2016 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
If simplicity can fundamentally accelerate focused action, then you can significantly boost speed, productivity and effectiveness in your enterprise. Take a look at this overview of key announcements unveiled on the first day of IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016.
A great start for CDOs at World of Watson

A great start for CDOs at World of Watson

October 25, 2016 | by Chris Gillar, Content Marketing Manager, IBM Analytics Platform, IBM
From self-service analytics to the cloud, chief data officers (CDOs) had a wealth of information at their fingertips on the first day of IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016. Catch the high points of some of Monday’s most relevant sessions for CDOs in this quick recap.
Untying the provider Gordian Knot for cost-effective customer experience

Untying the provider Gordian Knot for cost-effective customer experience

October 25, 2016 | by Gaurav Deshpande, Industry Marketing Manager - Communications, IBM
Today’s telecommunications providers find themselves facing a Gordian Knot when investing in improving the customer experience cost-effectively while revenue shrinks because of a variety of factors. See what some real-world telecommunications providers are doing to attempt to untie the Gordian Knot...
IBM Planning Analytics -- now on premises

IBM Planning Analytics -- now on premises

October 24, 2016 | by Paul Bard, Senior Marketing Writer, IBM
Look for IBM to launch the on-premises version of its enterprise performance management solution, IBM Planning Analytics, at for IBM Insight at World of Watson 2016. Check out the new features and business benefits of this new release of a leading-edge financial and operational performance...