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5 great stories from IBM Insight 2015

October 30, 2015 | by Kimberly Trimble, Social Business Manager, IBM
IBM Insight 2015 is known as the place to go for the biggest IBM announcements, and for a hands-on look at the solutions that are helping top organizations solve the most critical business challenges. But do you know the fun side of IBM Insight 2015? Every year there are several entertaining and...
The importance of cloud to the analytics platform

The importance of cloud to the analytics platform

October 28, 2015 | by Chris Gillar, Content Marketing Manager, IBM Analytics Platform, IBM
Insight 2015 has been a one-of-a-kind experience, treating attendees to an in-depth look at how cloud technology can drive continuous innovation in their industries. Hybrid solutions are the order of the day in data management, and Insight attendees are leading the way.

Insights in 5 with Jen Q. Public: Public sector conference highlights

October 28, 2015 | by Natasha Bishop, Digital Marketing Lead, Public Services Sector, IBM Analytics
The wealth of knowledge flowing through the IBM Insight conference is phenomenal! Many of the insights could be found in side conversations, while walking through the halls or even within the questions asked during sessions. As I traversed hallways and sessions I captured some of these moments....
Engineering Internet of Things systems

Engineering Internet of Things systems

October 28, 2015 | by Amit Fisher, CTO, Internet of Things, Continuous Engineering Solutions, IBM
The Internet of Things has created a new paradigm in the world of engineering, shifting engineers’ focus from complex devices in clearly bounded environments to massively connected devices in a seemingly unbounded ecosystem. Discover how IoT data is transforming the world of engineering.
Connecting the road with Octoblu, IBM and Local Motors

Connecting the road with Octoblu, IBM and Local Motors

October 28, 2015 | by Moheeb Zara, Community Manager & Software/Hardware Developer, Octoblu
Your car and driving experience of the future are right around the corner. Combining an infrastructure that enables integration across any device with analytics and machine learning results in a powerful platform upon which to develop the future of intelligent vehicles.
Disruptive technology: An opportunity for industry transformation

Disruptive technology: An opportunity for industry transformation

October 28, 2015 | by Kimberly Trimble, Social Business Manager, IBM
Digital disruption is your new best friend. IBM Insight 2015 attendees learned why they should embrace transformational technologies during the conference’s day three general session. Discover how to make your mark in your industry from the top stories and use cases for key technologies such as the...
IBM Insight 2015, day 2: Highlights from sessions and the Hack the Weather finals

IBM Insight 2015, day 2: Highlights from sessions and the Hack the Weather finals

October 28, 2015 | by James Kobielus, Big Data Evangelist, IBM
From the general session to the Hack the Weather finals, attendees at Insight 2015 enjoyed an embarrassment of riches on day two of the conference. Read on for a rundown of the sessions and events that made the second day of Insight a resounding success.
A best practices guide for insurers to meet the Solvency II Pillar 3 reporting deadline

A best practices guide for insurers to meet the Solvency II Pillar 3 reporting deadline

From behind the eight ball to positional advantage

October 28, 2015 | by Alberto Messina, WW Lead Actuarial Consultant, Customer Solutions Group Risk Analytics, IBM
For European insurers, the Solvency II Pillar 3 reporting deadline looms. These best practices guidelines can help insurance firms in the selection of a fast-track software solution to ensure compliance with Solvency II Pillar 3 reporting requirements.
Welcome to the Cognitive Era: Insight 2015’s opening session

Welcome to the Cognitive Era: Insight 2015’s opening session

October 28, 2015 | by Susan Visser, Social Lead for IBM Analytics - Financial Services Sector, IBM
The opening session of IBM Insight 2015 electrified attendees with the story of how IBM Watson is transforming businesses in sectors ranging from healthcare to transportation. By bringing cognitive computing to the insight economy, IBM Watson is helping organizations seize the analytics advantage.
Answers in Analytics: How athenahealth automated reporting and optimized operations

Answers in Analytics: How athenahealth automated reporting and optimized operations

October 28, 2015 | by Paula Williams, Senior Marketing Manager, IBM
New government rules and regulations impact healthcare organizations. Their agility to respond to these legislative mandates is critical to their success. See how athenahealth optimized operations with automated reporting in this installment of answers in analytics.