Blogs

How to get a Net Promoter Score for all your subscribers

How to get a Net Promoter Score for all your subscribers

May 7, 2015 | by Matthew Twomey, Head of Product Marketing, IBM Now Factory, IBM
Traditional indexes and measures of customer satisfaction can be good ways to determine how satisfaction for services varies over short time periods, but a Net Promoter Score approach offers an even deeper look into how a customer feels holistically about the service.
Data science doing good

Data science doing good

May 7, 2015 | by Brian Dalessandro, VP of Data Science, Dstillery
The nonprofit sector is recognizing the potential of big data, and advanced organizational models are emerging to facilitate an intellectual wealth transfer between the well-funded technology sector and the less-funded, world-changing nonprofit sector.
The Internet of Things drives new Industry 4.0 manufacturing initiatives

The Internet of Things drives new Industry 4.0 manufacturing initiatives

May 7, 2015 | by Thorsten Schroeer, Director, Electronics Industry in Europe, IBM
The most prominent manufacturers in the world convened at the recent industrial fair, Hannover Messe, where they discussed both current issues and upcoming trends.
What is continuous engineering?

What is continuous engineering?

May 6, 2015 | by Kim Cobb, IoT Industry Solution Executive, IBM
Like the ingredients in a chef’s special of the day, exciting results from the capabilities of the Internet of Things are dependent on the quality of the technologies and systems within it.
The top five reasons I’ve been going to IBM Vision for a decade

The top five reasons I’ve been going to IBM Vision for a decade

May 6, 2015 | by Kevin Beckberger, Director, Business Development, DisclosureNet
A decade of attending the IBM Vision conferences inspired these top five reasons for experiencing the financial performance management showcase.
Invest in big data today to win tomorrow

Invest in big data today to win tomorrow

May 5, 2015 | by Jim Denzak, Solutions Sales, Global Electronics Industry, IBM
Companies awash with data—the twenty-first century’s new natural resource—are eager to tap into the Internet of Things and analytics to gain valuable insight for well-informed decision making. Organizations seeking to improve decision-making for human resources, sales and marketing, supply chains...
The Internet of Things: Where healthcare and electronics converge

The Internet of Things: Where healthcare and electronics converge

May 5, 2015 | by Ryan Begley, Worldwide Industry Lead for Internet of Things, IBM
Recent regulations for medical devices and the burgeoning opportunities from Internet of Things data is expected to dramatically transform healthcare and lifestyle, and the electronics industry is taking notice.
Predictive analytics is helping healthcare organizations optimize clinical staffing

Predictive analytics is helping healthcare organizations optimize clinical staffing

May 4, 2015 | by Nav Ranajee, Global Marketing Leader - Healthcare, IBM
As healthcare leaders face pressure to control costs and drive better outcomes, they're using predictive analytics to anticipate a range of factors from patient demand and staffing to scheduling and volume.
Why analytics isn’t the answer for driving HR transformation

Why analytics isn’t the answer for driving HR transformation

May 4, 2015 | by Adam Jelic, Partner, Talent & Change Public Sector Leader, IBM
Many companies ask themselves how they can adapt to the current technological landscape. Workforce analytics alone are not enough. Developing and managing talent and workforce along with strong advocacy to champion transformation leads to successful outcomes.
The emergence of a new data science hero

The emergence of a new data science hero

May 4, 2015 | by Mikhail Lakirovich, Product Marketing Manager, IBM
Demand for data scientists is growing. Strong analytical skills and the ability to tap into the expertise of the larger analytical community helps new and seasoned data scientists keep up with new trends and continue to hone their skill sets.