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Going Big with Big Data at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2013

February 20, 2013
Mobile industry leaders will convene in Barcelona, Spain for the GSMA Mobile World Congress. Big data is having a huge impact on the mobile telecommunications market, from offering new revenue opportunities to improving customer service and reducing churn. IBM will offer several opportunities to explore products and mobile solutions. Read More

MDM and National Identifiers: A Winning Combination

February 19, 2013
Even when a national identifier or a national healthcare identifier exists, master data management (MDM) is still needed to improve data sharing, accuracy and privacy. Read More

Must You Sacrifice Privacy for Big Data?

February 19, 2013
Do we sacrifice privacy for the promise of big data? Finding a proper trade-off between the benefits of big data and requirements of privacy regulations is becoming a critical area of information governance. Read More

Big Data = Business Strategy for Utilities

February 19, 2013
For energy & utilities firms, big data is not software or a product or even a technology. It’s a business strategy - a long-term, executive-level commitment to treat information as a strategic asset with IT providing the resources needed to bring it to life. Read More

Visualizing Big Data: BDIG Forum in Pictures

February 18, 2013
The conversation at the New York Big Data, Integration & Governance Forum centered on 5 use cases for big data - captured in drawings.  Read More

Controlled Explosion: Keeping Big Data Contained with Security, Governance and Information Lifecycle Management

February 14, 2013
To control the big data explosion, you must keep it contained with a well-balanced strategy that involves security, governance and information lifecycle management controls. Read More

Graph-o-mania: The Flowering of a New Visual Paradigm in Business Analytics

February 14, 2013
Graph analysis is all the rage these days, and not just among data scientists. It's not a new discipline, but, to the larger business and consumer public over the past few years, it has seemingly come out of nowhere. Read More

It’s Time for Marketing to Share the Love!

February 14, 2013
See the Valentine's Day cards that marketers should send their customers as they use big data technologies to better understand - and love - them. Read More

2, 4, 6, 8 - How Do You Accelerate?

February 13, 2013
“The hardest part of any journey is taking that first step.” - Unknown Read More

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