Blogs

Comcast, Verizon and the race for digital transformation

Comcast, Verizon and the race for digital transformation

August 9, 2016 | by Valerie Moloney, Social Business Manager, IBM
Analytics can transform the business for telecommunications and cable providers of all sizes. As cable operators and wireless service providers integrate new channels into their business, importing real-time data into a single, holistic view across all platforms is likely to become an imperative...
Is the brain the answer to superior telecom customer care?

Is the brain the answer to superior telecom customer care?

August 9, 2016 | by Gaurav Deshpande, Industry Marketing Manager - Communications, IBM
The numbers tell the story. High costs and poor rankings continue to plague telecommunications organizations and their traditional customer care call center operations. See how two key areas of the brain—one that controls reactive response and one that orchestrates proactive response—may be the key...
A sneak peek at the future of data migration: The DNA of Bluemix Lift

A sneak peek at the future of data migration: The DNA of Bluemix Lift

August 8, 2016 | by Ben Landrum, Design Manager, IBM
What does dedication to the client experience look like? To create IBM Bluemix Lift, it meant driving from concept to app in 90 days flat.
IBM positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Strategic CPM

IBM positioned as a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Strategic CPM

August 3, 2016 | by Paul Bard, Senior Marketing Writer, IBM
Gartner’s first-ever Magic Quadrant for Strategic Corporate Performance Management Solutions positions IBM as a leader in SCPM, placing it farther along the completeness of vision axis than any other organization in the Leaders quadrant. Find out why by exploring the capabilities of IBM’s on-...
Apply design thinking to enhance user experience for incentive compensation management

Apply design thinking to enhance user experience for incentive compensation management

August 3, 2016 | by Kevin Gray, Senior Product Portfolio Manager, Sales Performance Management, IBM
Innovations in design thinking motivated by cognitive era advances and enhanced solutions served as the stimulus for enhancing IBM Incentive Compensation Management Version 10 usability and its user experience. Take a look at seven noteworthy highlights inspired by user input.
Introducing BigInsights for Apache Hadoop Basic Plan on Bluemix

Introducing BigInsights for Apache Hadoop Basic Plan on Bluemix

August 3, 2016 | by Rohan Vaidyanathan, Senior Offering Manager, IBM BigInsights, IBM
Developers and data engineers’ horizons are broadening with the advent of technologies designed to help them build and deploy analytics applications quickly and easily. Take part in the open beta of the Basic Plan for IBM BigInsights on Cloud to find out what lies in your future as you build...
Next-generation data scientist: Harnessing an integrated development environment

Next-generation data scientist: Harnessing an integrated development environment

August 1, 2016 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
A day in the life of data science professionals likely involves navigating the challenges and complexities of sourcing, preparing, modeling, developing and governing data, analytics tools and other assets in collaborative environments. Get a glimpse of the roles that compose data science teams and...
Enhancing risk data management with utility and refinery models

Enhancing risk data management with utility and refinery models

July 29, 2016 | by Thomas Martin, WW Lead, Wealth & Asset Management Investment Analytics, IBM Risk Analytics
How to enhance risk management can be a vital consideration when organizations need to determine whether a particular behavior is an anomaly or representative of a large problem. Perhaps a chief reputation officer is required to take on the responsibility of identifying gaps that may exist between...
Analytics Brief: Can we win the war against hackers, terrorists and criminals?

Analytics Brief: Can we win the war against hackers, terrorists and criminals?

July 29, 2016 | by Natasha Bishop, Digital Marketing Lead, Public Services Sector, IBM Analytics
How can public agencies, law enforcement and citizens utilize advanced technologies to their advantage in the war on cyber threats, terrorism, fraud and crime? Hear what leading security experts have to say in a recent Analytics Brief on staying ahead of cyber criminals, terrorists and hackers.
The 7 drivers of effective decision optimization

The 7 drivers of effective decision optimization

July 29, 2016 | by Hans Schlenker, Decision Optimization Offering Manager, IBM
To drive coordinated planning across diverse business functions, and deliver huge value to planners and decision-makers, the most efficient approach is to use common decision optimization tools that address business and process specifics.