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The 3 Cs of big data

The 3 Cs of big data

June 23, 2016 | by Chris Nott, Client Technical Leader for UK Public Sector, IBM UK Ltd.
Data scientists and others often encapsulate big data by its dimensions known as the four Vs: volume, variety, velocity and veracity. But when considering big data as a source for insight to enhance decision making, it may be best characterized by its three Cs—confidence, context and choice—with...
The intersection of body camera video with CJIS guidelines and privacy

The intersection of body camera video with CJIS guidelines and privacy

June 23, 2016 | by Bob Griffin, General Manager, Safer Planet, IBM
The public, media and others have a right to see video footage collected from body-worn cameras on law enforcement officers, but compliance issues with governing agencies adds a lot of complexity to these requests. Consider four key questions agencies owning—and are responsible for—all that video...
IBM Analytics Day at the 2016 U.S. Open Golf Tournament

IBM Analytics Day at the 2016 U.S. Open golf tournament

Insight and collaboration with cloud and data technologies

June 22, 2016 | by Anthony Paris, Global Client Reference Manager, IBM
IBM Analytics Day at the U.S. Open was more than just an excellent venue for clients, it was a showcase of just how IBM's clients are leveraging insight from existing data to improve experiences for customers and end users, while doing so in a cost-effective, secure and scalable cloud or hybrid-...
Shifting winds in the Cognitive Era for banking’s digital transformation

Shifting winds in the Cognitive Era for banking’s digital transformation

June 22, 2016 | by Paul Davis III, IBM Analytics Director - FSS Americas, IBM
Businesses are transforming before us. With a strong focus on innovation and digital interfaces, winning companies are rethinking how humans and machines interact. The Cognitive Era is opening up many avenues for banks to outthink competition by adopting new strategies and leveraging technology in...
4 ways intelligent video analytics enhance body-worn cameras

4 ways intelligent video analytics enhance body-worn cameras

June 22, 2016 | by Andra Strudler, Public Sector Marketing BUE, IBM
A growing number of law enforcement agencies are realizing the community-relations benefits of body-worn camera programs. But the volumes of video footage those cameras create can be challenging to access, manage, search through and more. One solution offers four good reasons law enforcement can...
Keep your head above water with information lifecycle governance

Keep your head above water with information lifecycle governance

June 21, 2016 | by Nadine Noreldin, Esq., Content Marketing Manager, Information Lifecycle Governance (ILG), IBM
Ubiquitous data is so easily generated, and for that reason many enterprises today are exceedingly challenged to handle it all successfully. Take a look at a comprehensive information lifecycle governance solution that can help prevent enterprises from becoming submerged in their own sea of data.
The death of application performance

The death of application performance

How to solve the data overload problem with an automated ILM strategy

June 20, 2016 | by Ken Berridge, Worldwide Information Integration & Governance Sales Leader, IBM
Your business is collecting more data than ever, and like many other businesses out there, at some point you’ll face having to tackle the inevitable data overload problem. After all, computing resources are not unlimited. Discover how to proactively implement an automated ILM strategy to achieve an...
Cloud-based ingestion: The future is here

Cloud-based ingestion: The future is here

June 20, 2016 | by Roger Welch, Solution Architect for WW COC (Dragon Slayer), IBM
Cloud computing has been around for quite a while, and today it is characterized as a collaborative, secure and cost-effective platform largely fueled by Internet-based ecommerce. And while the analog processing of paper-based information may not yet be a thing of the past, see why cloud-based...
What is the dark web?

What is the dark web?

June 20, 2016 | by Tyler Carbone, Chief Operating Officer, Terbium Labs
Ever hear of the dark web? The reality is, the dark web is bigger than just hidden services, some of which exist on Tor and some of which exist on clear web sites. Learn more about how the dark web is made up of sites and activities that pretty closely mirror offline crime statistics and what we...
3 strategies to get your CFO to care about Sales Performance Management

3 strategies to get your CFO to care about Sales Performance Management

June 16, 2016 | by Emily Manley, Content Marketing Manager, IBM
One of the key challenges sales compensation leaders face is demonstrating the ROI of Sales Performance Management (SPM) to other key stakeholders, particularly, the CFO. Consider three key, strategic arguments for advancing CFO and other organizational leadership stakeholder interest in SPM.