Blogs

Begin your cognitive enterprise journey at DataWorks Summit Sydney

Begin your cognitive enterprise journey at DataWorks Summit Sydney

August 31, 2017 | by Karan Sachdeva, Sales Leader Big Data Analytics APAC, IBM
The power of machine learning, data science and big data is no longer considered a hype or fad. It’s a reality and it’s impacting the bottom lines of businesses.
Experts answer your top data science and machine learning questions

Experts answer your top data science and machine learning questions

August 31, 2017 | by Melissa Love, Influencer Marketing Manager, IBM
There’s no doubt data science and machine learning are main areas of focus for enterprises to better their business. However, talking about data science and machine learning isn’t the same as making it a reality.
ASC 606 & IFRS 15: A new accounting standard

ASC 606 & IFRS 15: A new accounting standard

August 30, 2017 | by Kevin Gray, Senior Product Portfolio Manager, Sales Performance Management, IBM
A new accounting standard that's changing how sales and finance leaders report incentive compensation expenses.
Protect your customer data with relevant test data

Protect your customer data with relevant test data

August 29, 2017 | by Kenneth Duemig, Worldwide Sale Lead Analytics/Optim, IBM
At a time when data breaches and personalized, sensitive data leaks are receiving great focus, individuals and governments alike are pushing hard on the business community to do more to protect citizens' rights and the sensitive customer data these companies maintain.
Deliver more intelligence to intelligent energy systems

Deliver more intelligence to intelligent energy systems

August 28, 2017 | by Phil Downey, Program Director for Database Strategy, IBM
In today’s energy industry, one of the key priorities is finding new ways to cost efficiently keep up with insatiable demands for power, while also delivering renewable energy. You must be able to predict when events will occur and make the first move. Being first to respond to customer or market...
Companies that share data can’t ignore governance

Companies that share data can’t ignore governance

August 28, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Some people think of master data management (MDM) purely as a platform for organizing and mobilizing enterprise information. While this is true, leading companies view MDM more as a philosophy or a set of best practices, not just a suite of software tools.
Analyze Clickstream Data with IBM EventStore for Customer Insights

Analyze clickstream data with IBM EventStore for customer insights

August 15, 2017 | by Siva Anne, Software Architect - IBM Analytics, IBM
Typically, ingesting streaming event data, persisting with low latency and analyzing it along with historical event data requires integrating multiple analytic systems. IBM EventStore is purpose built to simplify the complexity of harnessing event data with a single system. Its unique architecture...
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...